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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-20-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,298
Posted By Art234
I had the shade option in my 2011 F10 and never...

I had the shade option in my 2011 F10 and never used it. My 2014 does not have it and I don't miss it.
Forum: European Delivery 05-15-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,473
Posted By Art234
In my case last year, everything was done...

In my case last year, everything was done properly-my CA Howie Schulman at Habberstad BMW in NY is the local expert on ED. As promised my statement had the proper credit for second month payment.
I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,456
Posted By Art234
I would take Greg's deal, it's much better, and...

I would take Greg's deal, it's much better, and comes from a known source...he is a superstar around here.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-04-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,478
Posted By Art234
From what I have seen 8 months is FAST for BMW to...

From what I have seen 8 months is FAST for BMW to release a snap in adaptor. I'm due for a new phone later this year, I'll decide then.
Forum: European Delivery 04-26-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,980
Posted By Art234
It was 100 mph not kph. 100kph would be a...

It was 100 mph not kph. 100kph would be a joke...and impossible!
Forum: European Delivery 04-25-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,980
Posted By Art234
The delivery agent for my car told me not to...

The delivery agent for my car told me not to exceed 100 mph for the first 400 miles, after that have fun but be prudent. I wonder if the difference in my case was that my car's a diesel?
Forum: European Delivery 04-25-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,980
Posted By Art234
Dropped off May 5th in Frankfurt, picked up 6/13...

Dropped off May 5th in Frankfurt, picked up 6/13 at Huntington.

Our ED will have been 1 year ago on Tuesday.

Glad all went well...we send our love to the girls!
Talk to you soon!
Forum: European Delivery 04-23-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,980
Posted By Art234
Sounds like you had a great trip!! Can't wait to...

Sounds like you had a great trip!! Can't wait to get together and compare notes! Did you stay in Heidelberg or was it a day trip on the way?

Can't wait to see the car when it gets here!! If you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-20-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By Art234
I have only seen the Eco Pro reset when...

I have only seen the Eco Pro reset when refueling. That said, if you drive hard, it's possible to wipe out the gains achieved by using Eco-Pro. For example, I have had the meter read as high as 1.4...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 13,169
Posted By Art234
One thing to bear in mind, however, especially...

One thing to bear in mind, however, especially with rolling codes, is that when you teach it a new remote, it may dump the oldest code in its memory--such as the actual remote itself which came with...
Forum: European Delivery 03-18-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,846
Posted By Art234
I have bought two cars from Howie, including my...

I have bought two cars from Howie, including my ED. Very fair pricing, and knows how to make all arrangements for ED....recommend him highly.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-17-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 550
Posted By Art234
I have NY EZ Pass next to my mirror and there are...

I have NY EZ Pass next to my mirror and there are no issues at all.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-11-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,190
Posted By Art234
Congrats and welcome to the Diesel family. I...

Congrats and welcome to the Diesel family. I picked up my 535d at the Welt in Munich almost a year ago, and now have 14k miles and love it more each day! Enjoy it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,408
Posted By Art234
Living in NY, I usually drive if going to Boston...

Living in NY, I usually drive if going to Boston or DC, it is more relaxing and I can work and listen to my own music while driving. To Boston I take a ferry from eastern LI to New London, which...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,408
Posted By Art234
Were you at WPPI? I was--flew home a day early to...

Were you at WPPI? I was--flew home a day early to make sure I'd get home before the snow.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-23-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,346
Posted By Art234
I was in the car business for a few years, and...

I was in the car business for a few years, and can tell you these independent lease brokers add nothing to the value proposition. What may appear like a great deal may have added fees and charges on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-23-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,346
Posted By Art234
I agree with the above post. I do not recommend...

I agree with the above post. I do not recommend dealing with lease brokers. They have to make money too, and offer nothing the dealer can't give you directly.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,365
Posted By Art234
I have a 535d x drive and with the temperatures...

I have a 535d x drive and with the temperatures below 20F for most of the week, this is my first tank of fuel below 30 mpg--and it's at 29.4!!! It never lacks for power, has an overabundance of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-10-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By Art234
Interesting about the software update. Mine is...

Interesting about the software update. Mine is due in for another problem soon, I will ask them to update the software as well.
My issue with the diesel is that when it cold starts, you get diesel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By Art234
GMan it's supposed to start automatically if you...

GMan it's supposed to start automatically if you are stopped too long, and battery voltage hits a certain level or the engine cools too much. That's a built in feature, so that part is normal....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By Art234
My auto start stop works about the same as it...

My auto start stop works about the same as it does in a gas powered version, except the startup is much more noticeable, due to the diesel. That said, I sometimes find my engine shuts down before the...
Forum: European Delivery 01-24-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Art234
Is the X1 being produced in Germany? I thought X...

Is the X1 being produced in Germany? I thought X vehicles were made In SC..
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,213
Posted By Art234
Actual selling price should always be negotiated...

Actual selling price should always be negotiated with relation to invoice price, not MSRP. The question is how much up from invoice is the selling price. It seems like they should be pricing the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 422
Posted By Art234
Cradle for iPhone 6??

Has anyone heard anything about the potential availability of the cradle for an iPhone 6? The rumor mill is usually going by now.

At least I hope the smaller iPhone 6s rumors are true that it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By Art234
I have an iPhone 5s running on the latest version...

I have an iPhone 5s running on the latest version of iOS 8 and texts work fine. I think it would be a function of the OS not hardware.
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