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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,076
Posted By jeff650
Bigger question is why does your SA drive a...

Bigger question is why does your SA drive a Mercedes and not a BMW.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,170
Posted By jeff650
I've lived in CA for over 27 years and have never...

I've lived in CA for over 27 years and have never put on a front plate. Only once was I stopped, and I left without a ticket.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By jeff650
License Plates and ED

For European Delivery, does BMW screw the front plate on? I'd hate to ruin my front bumper with screw holes when I have no intention of a front plate back in the US.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By jeff650
I don't have any answer to the OPs question, but...

I don't have any answer to the OPs question, but a major reason why the M5 loses value so quickly at the 3-4 year point is the warranty - cars nearing the end of coverage for the complex V10 and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,592
Posted By jeff650
Here's my reason to doubt - the E63, E65, E66,...

Here's my reason to doubt - the E63, E65, E66, F01, E60, and E71 platforms all are not legal in the CA, and many of these have been for sale for a number of years and have still not been qualified by...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,592
Posted By jeff650
Except that even on their website Dinan, all of...

Except that even on their website Dinan, all of their engine retune software products only show as 49 state legal (and guess which state beginning with a "C" is the one that isn't). And with the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,592
Posted By jeff650
...unless you're in California where the Dinan...

...unless you're in California where the Dinan software upgrades aren't legal for street cars. Out of curiosity, what have others in CA done to get Dinan engine remapping upgrades - does one...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,820
Posted By jeff650
You've just spent $60-70k for this car. BMW...

You've just spent $60-70k for this car. BMW spent millions in R&D, and is acknowledged as one of the finest engine developers in the automotive world, and their extensive research leads them to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,119
Posted By jeff650
And one doesn't even need to dig out a paper...

And one doesn't even need to dig out a paper manual and read through it - it's all right there on the iDrive screen. How much easier can BMW make it?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,537
Posted By jeff650
The other forum posts didn't even really indicate...

The other forum posts didn't even really indicate a fix for the pull-to-the-right problem was identified and being rolled out. To save others from wasting time reading through the posts...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-30-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,929
Posted By jeff650
I've spoken with two different sales managers and...

I've spoken with two different sales managers and both said one can NOT delete the Anthracite headline from the M package.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-30-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,037
Posted By jeff650
And yes, the main question was previously...

And yes, the main question was previously answered by TopDown in the first reply....it holds the front cupholder if you want to store it instead of keeping it stuck in your console.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,984
Posted By jeff650
The heated seats on the 5 do just what you want,...

The heated seats on the 5 do just what you want, as you can set the distribution between the bottom and back, and driver and passenger seats can be modified separately. Just go into the iDrive to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,078
Posted By jeff650
Not correct. A 740 was available 2002-2008 with...

Not correct. A 740 was available 2002-2008 with a 301HP V8. Don't think so US-centric!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,335
Posted By jeff650
Probably a lot less retarded than someone popping...

Probably a lot less retarded than someone popping up with such a comment well over a year past the last post in the threads. :tsk:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-16-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,984
Posted By jeff650
The old adage has a slight twist now: "Invention...

The old adage has a slight twist now: "Invention is the mother of necessity". Our lives are filled with things that weren't needed until they were invented, and now we can't live without them. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-16-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,359
Posted By jeff650
I'd say your dealer is full of crap. BMW lists...

I'd say your dealer is full of crap. BMW lists floor mats as a standard feature (see link below) and everyone I've looked at has them. If someone's dealer is adding them into a deal for extra...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 16,674
Posted By jeff650
You can get the same thing from BMW as well - the...

You can get the same thing from BMW as well - the BMW Mobility Kit, used on things like the M6 (no spare and no runflats). It's found lots of places, but here's a recognizable source:
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,195
Posted By jeff650
I'm aware of a couple people with 6's that...

I'm aware of a couple people with 6's that replaced their wheels with the M sport wheel, and the cost was around $1500. The reason it was so much is the airbag system is integral to the wheel and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-10-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,244
Posted By jeff650
It appears that the US gets very few of these...

It appears that the US gets very few of these features. The ConnectedDrive website comes up with "Available in Global" and shows cool things like the cover art, but if you go to the "Available...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-09-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,781
Posted By jeff650
I don't know the answer to our question, but I...

I don't know the answer to our question, but I have a thought to narrow it down. As others stated this is BMW's common icon for an alert, and they put these in different spots according to what the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-05-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 15,915
Posted By jeff650
I don't have my F10 yet, but I believe there is a...

I don't have my F10 yet, but I believe there is a port in front of the gear selector, right in front of the cup holders. It was shown in a cars.com review of the 535. it doesn't recharge the...
Forum: Exterior 08-05-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,528
Posted By jeff650
You paid $7 grand for that? ...

You paid $7 grand for that? Seriously.....why?????
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-21-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 719
Posted By jeff650
Yes, you're wrong to blame the dealer. People...

Yes, you're wrong to blame the dealer. People lose phone messages - I'll bet you have too. Why didn't you call them back? Why not call another dealer?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-24-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,165
Posted By jeff650
Actually yes. If you compare the driver's...

Actually yes. If you compare the driver's licensing requirements in the US to those in Germany (the country that does have autobahns) it's like comparing a grade school education with a PhD. ...
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