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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 01:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,665
Posted By goodmanal
When you shut the engine off I don't think the...

When you shut the engine off I don't think the iPod turns off by itself.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,665
Posted By goodmanal
When the connection is "dropped" check the iPod...

When the connection is "dropped" check the iPod battery charge. The battery may be fully discharged. It seems to charge only when it being used. If you don't turn the iPod off when you are playing...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-16-2010, 04:42 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,969
Posted By goodmanal
The ship, Sunlight Ace, that carried my car to...

The ship, Sunlight Ace, that carried my car to the States is in port in France at Le Havre. Perhaps your car will be put on that ship rather than sent to Bremerhaven. The ship is a "K" line and when...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,855
Posted By goodmanal
I don't understand your "rage." If you think the...

I don't understand your "rage." If you think the key must be inserted in the drink container slot for the car to start you are wrong. You never have to put it there.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-13-2010, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,120
Posted By goodmanal
I believe parking assist requires electric...

I believe parking assist requires electric steering. xDrive cars have hydraulic steering and do not include parking assist.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2010, 07:18 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 74,062
Posted By goodmanal
The user name and the password are both the email...

The user name and the password are both the email address. I should note that this works for the optional BMW Assist Convenience plan. I don't know if it works for the iPhone App.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2010, 07:02 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 74,062
Posted By goodmanal
Isn't the password your email address and not the...

Isn't the password your email address and not the PIN? That's what works for me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,307
Posted By goodmanal
The Canopus Leader is in mid-Atlantic heading for...

The Canopus Leader is in mid-Atlantic heading for USA. It can be tracked when it about 50 miles from land at www.marinetraffic.com/ais. Registration for marinetraffic, if required, is free.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-24-2010, 05:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,187
Posted By goodmanal
One of the jacks is a USB connector. You just...

One of the jacks is a USB connector. You just plug the Apple iPod USB connector into it. You don't have to buy a "wire" from BMW.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-24-2010, 05:34 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,187
Posted By goodmanal
As of September only the cable that comes with...

As of September only the cable that comes with the iPod is needed. You don't need the Y cable, therefore it is not supplied by BMW.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2010, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 925
Posted By goodmanal
I just picked up my 535ix today. There were no...

I just picked up my 535ix today. There were no airbag warning labels attached to the visor. It was a week 37 production. :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2010, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,212
Posted By goodmanal
The xDrive is one gallon per mile less efficient...

The xDrive is one gallon per mile less efficient than the RWD according to US Government rating.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2010, 04:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,395
Posted By goodmanal
I haven't got my 535ix yet but I read in the...

I haven't got my 535ix yet but I read in the owners manual that you have to push the lock button twice to shut the ignition and turn off the electronics.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,630
Posted By goodmanal
My week 37 production, 535ix, spent almost two...

My week 37 production, 535ix, spent almost two weeks at the VPC in New Jersey. It is now at the dealers and will be ready for me early next week. The dealer said the holdup was due to the need to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2010, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By goodmanal
My 535ix, week 37 production, is at the dealers...

My 535ix, week 37 production, is at the dealers and I will pick it up early next week. It spent almost two weeks at the port in New Jersy. As far as I know from the dealer the hold was to insert a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,381
Posted By goodmanal
If you go to https://att.2wglobal.com/ and put...

If you go to https://att.2wglobal.com/ and put your VIN # in the section labeled "cargo id"
it should indicate what ship your car is on.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2010, 07:08 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,630
Posted By goodmanal
My week 37 535ix car, which has been in port of...

My week 37 535ix car, which has been in port of Bayonne for almost two weeks is now on a carrier enroute to the dealer. I should be able to get the car on Monday. Whatever the reason for the hold has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-13-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,630
Posted By goodmanal
My non-sports package 535i xDrive has been at the...

My non-sports package 535i xDrive has been at the NJ VPC for almost two weeks. If its only a sports package issue why have all 535ix vehicles been held up?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-11-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,630
Posted By goodmanal
My sales rep said they are awaiting a part which...

My sales rep said they are awaiting a part which has to be installed before the vehicles can be delivered. He didn't know why the part wasn't installed at the factory. He'll give me more information...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-10-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,630
Posted By goodmanal
What is an "open repair campaign"?

What is an "open repair campaign"?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 804
Posted By goodmanal
My 535ix is there too. There is some internet...

My 535ix is there too. There is some internet chatter about all 535ix's are on hold at VPC's to fix somethling. Is this just a rumor or fact?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,871
Posted By goodmanal
I believe that floor mats are standard for US...

I believe that floor mats are standard for US delivered vehicles.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2010, 06:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By goodmanal
This does not directly answer your question, but...

This does not directly answer your question, but it is 340 miles from Dingolfing to the port of Bremerhaven. The cars are transported to Bremerhaven by train. I would think that there is a low...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-04-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,717
Posted By goodmanal
Smile My 535i Xdrive is on dry land.

My Titanium Silver 535ix was on the ship Sunshine Ace even though BMWUSA said it is on the Fidelio. My dealer checked again and confirmed it reached Bayonne, NJ last night. Of course the BMWUSA...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-04-2010, 09:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,717
Posted By goodmanal
What ship was used to transport your vehicle ot...

What ship was used to transport your vehicle ot NY?
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