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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-20-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 592
Posted By aceman67
Couple things here - You are in Ohio,...

Couple things here -

You are in Ohio, snow/freezing thawing - pot holes - much like NJ.
I had W&T on my F10 550, drive appx 20K / year. After 5 years, i had gone through appx 6 rims and 12 tires...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-16-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By aceman67
Thanks Guys - Appreciate the data. I'm...

Thanks Guys -

Appreciate the data. I'm hoping I can get 22-24mpg with my combined driving, which typically gets my avg mph around 33-34...

I was really spooked by all the mag reviews showing...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-15-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By aceman67
range

Spec -

What kind of mpg/range do you get at 23mph?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-15-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By aceman67
750ix Range w/ avg speed per tank of say 35mph

Folks -

I am back/forth between the 740 & 750. For those of you with mixed driving, are you getting 400 miles per tank + fairly consistantly?

I typically avg, based on my 550's computer, 33...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-13-2017, 07:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,719
Posted By aceman67
I agree Doc - I like the exterior, but that...

I agree Doc - I like the exterior, but that interior screams "weight saving dept was here"
Everything is cheap feeling/looking from the dash to the seats to the controls. The electronics are nice,...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-24-2017, 05:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,663
Posted By aceman67
I just posted in another thread. I'm coming out...

I just posted in another thread. I'm coming out of a 2012 550, and I was very surprised at how well the 740 moved - to the point where I am fairly certain that's where I'm going.
I am looking for...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-24-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By aceman67
Well, I drove the 740 and 750 finally today...

Well,

I drove the 740 and 750 finally today (been away on biz). Wow. I was very surprised at how responsive the 740 was - and you guys are right, the 740 just feels "light" and very willing to...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-20-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,238
Posted By aceman67
Great color - enjoy! What are your thoughts...

Great color - enjoy!

What are your thoughts comparing the F10 550 drive/power vs. the G30 540???

Aceman
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-16-2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By aceman67
Odd - my F10 alert starts with 60 miles to go...

Odd - my F10 alert starts with 60 miles to go (very early IMO)
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-10-2017, 06:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,788
Posted By aceman67
I frankly prefer the current M-sport wheels than...

I frankly prefer the current M-sport wheels than the multispoke on the 2017/2018 Msports - does anyone know if those fit?
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-07-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,565
Posted By aceman67
I don't know why, it bugs me that the M550i looks...

I don't know why, it bugs me that the M550i looks exactly like the 540. Wish the standard wheels were different vs. just badging.
I'm really on the fence between the M550i and the 750i. BTW - EPA...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-05-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,287
Posted By aceman67
mpg...

what's your avg speed out of curiousity?

26 and being from NYC is really good but i'm curious what your' avg speed is -

Aceman
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-03-2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By aceman67
AOM - You are spot on with how my 550 feels,...

AOM -

You are spot on with how my 550 feels, point & shoot. The car just effortlessly "surges" when you step on the pedal.
The 750 being even quicker than my 550 is really nice. I would be all...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-02-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By aceman67
Import a SWB from Canada - anyone know if doable?

I just realized that Canada gets the SWB 7er - my ideal car.

Anyone know how difficult it is and/or expensive? I have an office in Detroit, drive to Windsor often so I'm just curious.

thanks...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-31-2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 20,176
Posted By aceman67
F10 Gas tank...

F10 Gas tank is 18.5 gallons (or 18.7 - can't remember exactly)
G30 Gas tank - down to 18 gallons

Major issue for me, EPA on the cars stayed the same, and they shrank the tank - flat out stupid...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-27-2017, 03:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By aceman67
Thanks Solo - I had thought about that as...

Thanks Solo -

I had thought about that as well, actually test drove it. My only issue, I use my car for business often, and even though the rear seat is supposedly a inch bigger than my 550, its...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-26-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By aceman67
Thanks Guys - You're correct I do a decent...

Thanks Guys -

You're correct I do a decent amount of hwy driving. I am going to be test driving both this week - one thing i love about the 550 is just the utter "surge" of effortless power, but...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-26-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By aceman67
I'm torn - 740 or 750...mpg/range?

Guys -

I have been driving my F10 550 for just over 5 years now. I drive 20K miles a year and am at the gas station appx 2x per week.

Question - haven't realy seen too many real world mpg...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-22-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,606
Posted By aceman67
So question per a prior poster - Can you...

So question per a prior poster -

Can you buy a ceramic i-drive controller and replace the standard one?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-22-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By aceman67
Thanks Guys, Great info. To the poster...

Thanks Guys,

Great info. To the poster that asked what happened that I had to replace at least a dozen tires & 6 rims - what happened was tri-state roads in the winter! Glad to see a bunch of...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-21-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By aceman67
20" wheels and bubbles...feedback please!

Guys -

I am getting ready to purchase my next vechicle, I'm looking at either a RRS or the X5, both diesels.

Question - i purchased the BMW Wheel & Tire back in 2012, for 5 years, and got more...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-14-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 734
Posted By aceman67
Are you sure that's not imperial blue?

Are you sure that's not imperial blue?
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-14-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,154
Posted By aceman67
VT - Correct - i was just making an...

VT -

Correct - i was just making an observation about the MSRP being close, and how much more car you get w/ the M550.
Obviously fuel economy is a negative for the 550, as is resale (thus leasing...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-14-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,154
Posted By aceman67
So you can get a fairly well equipped M550ix for...

So you can get a fairly well equipped M550ix for 80K, why would anyone by a 540 for anywhere near that price!
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-05-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By aceman67
Thanks guys for the info. Its possible i guess...

Thanks guys for the info. Its possible i guess it had the spare tire option - will take a much closer look next time i see it at the dealer.

Aceman
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