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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-15-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 376
Posted By Axxlrod
GOLFRR posts the actual numbers each month. He...

GOLFRR posts the actual numbers each month. He works at a dealer and posts the true numbers.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-15-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Axxlrod
I always had a problem paying an advertising fee....

I always had a problem paying an advertising fee. Advertising is a cost of doing business, so it should be borne by the dealers.

Chili's doesn't charge me a quarter extra for a burger for their...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-15-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 814
Posted By Axxlrod
Last year M5's were going for around $1K per...

Last year M5's were going for around $1K per month. But those deals have dried up as BMW lowered the residuals. Then they went and reduced the "free" maintenance, and increased the mileage...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-11-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,527
Posted By Axxlrod
I drive 15k miles per year. So this new...

I drive 15k miles per year. So this new maintenance program change affects me, as the "free" maintenance from BMW ends at 36k miles. So after that, I'm on my own.

Also, coupled with this change...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-11-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By Axxlrod
I'm a USAA member too. Good luck getting an M3...

I'm a USAA member too. Good luck getting an M3 lease for $700 per month. I just got a quote from a forum sponsor for a M3 lease on a car with a $75K sticker. Quote was for $988 per month.

The...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-07-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,527
Posted By Axxlrod
This change is pure greed and chaps my ass. ...

This change is pure greed and chaps my ass.

This change screws anyone who leases and drives more than 12k miles per year, like me. Now when I give my car back with 45k miles on it at the end of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,094
Posted By Axxlrod
Exterior is predictable conservative, but WOW...

Exterior is predictable conservative, but WOW that interior looks amazing.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-10-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 727
Posted By Axxlrod
I think you answered your own question.

I think you answered your own question.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-10-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Axxlrod
Interesting. It seems that in slower...

Interesting.


It seems that in slower sales months, they raise the residuals in order to sweeten the deals. But then in months that are usually good sales months, December for example, they add...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-09-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Axxlrod
I made an error in my original post. I meant to...

I made an error in my original post. I meant to say that residuals are currently 3 points LOWER than when I leased my current car back in March '13.

3 full points make a pretty good difference...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-09-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Axxlrod
Are residuals raised/lowered due to time of year?

I leased my current 5 series in March 2013. So the lease will be up in a few months. As I do the research now, it seems that the current residuals are 3% points LOWER for the same car.

Since I'm...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-18-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,099
Posted By Axxlrod
We do have the diesel, and will be getting...

We do have the diesel, and will be getting another one, since the X7 is so far out still.

The diesel version is not plentiful to say the least, so dealers won't discount them. The gas versions...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-13-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,099
Posted By Axxlrod
Hurry up and give us the X7, BMW! Getting...

Hurry up and give us the X7, BMW!

Getting some early numbers on another MB GL350, and the MB dealers think this thing is made of gold or something.

Looks like it's gonna be my 2018 until the X7...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,928
Posted By Axxlrod
I've enjoyed this thread as the lease on my 535...

I've enjoyed this thread as the lease on my 535 Msport is up in a few months, and I'm contemplating my next move.

I have researched/driven many of the cars mentioned in this thread, and agree with...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-01-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,099
Posted By Axxlrod
The redesigned MB GLS will start production in...

The redesigned MB GLS will start production in June 2016 as a 2017 model. So we could get one of those, but I really wanted to switch to BMW for our suv, plus I don't like buying first year models...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-30-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,099
Posted By Axxlrod
When is the X7 coming?

Since there is no X7 sub-forum, I posted this here as I guess it is the closest alternative.

I've heard rumors of BMW doing an X7, but there is much info available on time frame or anything else...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-07-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,279
Posted By Axxlrod
I use BMW Encinitas for service, but I bought my...

I use BMW Encinitas for service, but I bought my car from Greg Poland @ Pacific BMW in Los Angeles. I will do the same next time. He's that good.

Mossy BMW was also very unprofessional too...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-16-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,809
Posted By Axxlrod
I own several different businesses; my car is an...

I own several different businesses; my car is an extension of my office. So yes, I NEED to be on my phone. That's why bluetooth is part of the system, no? Where did I say that I text while...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-15-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,809
Posted By Axxlrod
Yes, but none of those places allow for easy...

Yes, but none of those places allow for easy and/or quick access to the phone. Currently when my iphone5 is sitting in the left cupholder, I can glance at it to see the text etc...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-14-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,809
Posted By Axxlrod
I just want to know if the iphone 6 Plus will fit...

I just want to know if the iphone 6 Plus will fit in the F10 cupholder.

Otherwise there won't be anywhere to keep it if its too big.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-21-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,617
Posted By Axxlrod
Still for sale? Will you sell just the rears?

Still for sale? Will you sell just the rears?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,352
Posted By Axxlrod
Lords, do you find the M Sport exhaust to drone...

Lords, do you find the M Sport exhaust to drone at highway speeds?

I have this exhaust also, and it drones pretty bad at highway speeds. So I keep the shifter pushed to the left so it stays out...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,674
Posted By Axxlrod
Nice Hyundai.

Nice Hyundai.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-13-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Axxlrod
My car just had it's first annual service, and I...

My car just had it's first annual service, and I was expecting my car to lose all the coding that I've had done.

When I got my car back, I still had my coding; so the dealer didn't update my car's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-11-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 24,045
Posted By Axxlrod
So once the carPlay system is rolled-out into the...

So once the carPlay system is rolled-out into the cars, does that mean that the car makers will stop gouging us by making us pay $2K for their archaic NAV system that is light-years behind the one on...
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