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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-02-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
Possibly, but I don't know how there'd be a...

Possibly, but I don't know how there'd be a bandwidth issue. They can update the whole thing and users just expect to take a while for a full update. Update the chosen region first, then the rest. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-01-2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
Be careful when changing regions. According to...

Be careful when changing regions. According to the ConDrive website, changing regions may get updates locked out for a region and then require a full (and pricey) update. Supposedly the reason is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
Just today I noticed that my region updated to...

Just today I noticed that my region updated to 2016-2. However, never did I see any indication at all that an update was downloading or installing and I was never prompted to reboot. Perhaps it was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-18-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,437
Posted By DJHakim
Unfortunately, the survey is just a game setup by...

Unfortunately, the survey is just a game setup by BMW corporate. The CA can't get credit unless you know how to play the game. If you don't work for BMW, then you don't know how to play the game...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 05-13-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,854
Posted By DJHakim
I have seen "3G" displayed very briefly. It's 4G...

I have seen "3G" displayed very briefly. It's 4G most of the time.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,092
Posted By DJHakim
In this case, the manual does not exist period. ...

In this case, the manual does not exist period. There is not even a PDF version, according to dealerships and Genius.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
[BMW CD/Assist were down recently, so I'll give...

[BMW CD/Assist were down recently, so I'll give it more time since I just setup CD Portal.]

Vehicle is in portal and is fully registered. I have verified with Assist (via SOS button), but I will...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 05-11-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,854
Posted By DJHakim
One way to verify is to (1) be in a 4G area ...

One way to verify is to
(1) be in a 4G area
(2) open BMW Online in iDrive and look at top left for "3G" or "4G" symbol.

I don't have enhanced BT, yet I still have "4G". So perhaps most NBT-Evo...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,092
Posted By DJHakim
BMWNA Genius insists that the Nav, Entertainment,...

BMWNA Genius insists that the Nav, Entertainment, Communication (NEC) Manual for MY16 does not exist yet. They report that they keep getting calls about it. The best they can do is send the 2015...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
I did read the whole thread. Most was...

I did read the whole thread. Most was irrelevant.

"I had to activate BMW assist..."
BMW Assist is already active.

"I actually had to go into iDrive and tell it to turn on the map updates"...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2016, 12:00 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
I am finding that out the hard way. No one...

I am finding that out the hard way. No one explained that to me on delivery and the OM (in-vehicle and hardcopy) lacks any info about it. I found the ConDrive website and discovered I've had an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-09-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
BMW Genius mentioned that they release the map...

BMW Genius mentioned that they release the map update to vehicles in batches. In my case, though, I don't think ConnectedDrive is fully setup and my region is no set.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-09-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,167
Posted By DJHakim
still no OTA update?

I have NBTEvo nav. BMW Online screens show "4G" in the top left. Yet, I see no instance of setting the region and I still have 2016-1. :dunno:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-09-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 220
Posted By DJHakim
Unhappy Nav POI phone numbers corrupted?

I can't call POI phone numbers in NBT-Evo Nav 2016-1 (NA).

The POI phone numbers in both Online Search and internal database have the "+1" country code as the prefix. This was never the case for...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-05-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
If you mean that April owner loyalty ONLY goes...

If you mean that April owner loyalty ONLY goes with April programs, then I don't get it. The fine print on the BMWFS loyalty website only stipulates that contract/delivery have to occur in April. ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-03-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
*Maybe these posts should be moved to the loyalty...

*Maybe these posts should be moved to the loyalty thread.*

Actually, I hope a clarification from BMWFS about the loyalty incentive eliminates this odd restriction. If the restriction is as you...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-03-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
Exclamation March vs. April: March Wins

Unless you have an MSRP >$50k, March wins in the contests below.

Total Monthly Lease Payment
MSRP March April
$40,000 $542 $552
$50,000 $681 $683
$60,000 $821...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-03-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
Finally! A statement I can use! Updated...

Finally! A statement I can use! Updated comparison imminent.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-02-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
Then I guess there were no walls in the room for...

Then I guess there were no walls in the room for the fly to land!:dunno:
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-02-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
:yikes: Assuming you qualified for Feb-Mar...

:yikes:
Assuming you qualified for Feb-Mar programs and you were entitled to a $1500 lease credit in March and your residual bumped up 3% in April, then the March program gives you the lowest...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-02-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
Lightbulb Ninong, your verbosity is getting to you. :) I...

Ninong, your verbosity is getting to you. :)
I know all that from your previous posts.
I am merely asking for what calculation to make to quantify "lease obligation".
Post #49 quantifies total...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-02-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
I was merely asking what number to calculate to...

I was merely asking what number to calculate to add a "lease obligation" table to my comparison in Post #49. You indicated that a lower total cost to lease may not correlate to a "better" lease...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-02-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
Post March vs April ($1500 Incentive vs 3% Residual Bump)

3% Residual Bump or $1500 Incentive?

Total Monthly Lease Payment
MSRP March April
$40,000 $542 $552
$50,000 $681 $683
$60,000 $821 $814

MF ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-01-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,468
Posted By DJHakim
According to the website, the Loyalty incentive...

According to the website, the Loyalty incentive has changed. It is now a credit against MSRP with no option to have it as a 2-payment credit. ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-01-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,940
Posted By DJHakim
I believe, for a lease, April would be better if...

I believe, for a lease, April would be better if your MSRP is sufficiently high. The bump in residual % times MSRP effectively would have to account for the total loss of the lease credit. ...
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