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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 07:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 377
Posted By chrischeung
If you want to go with BMW, I'd even venture to...

If you want to go with BMW, I'd even venture to say 335i instead of the 535i if you didn't need the space. That is more different to the 7 than the 5 to the 7.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 194
Posted By chrischeung
I'm taking this advice. Thanks.

I'm taking this advice. Thanks.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer Yesterday, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By chrischeung
Common sense. Why sell 1 car when you can sell...

Common sense. Why sell 1 car when you can sell 2? If they sold your car, you would likely walk. They would make more selling a second car in stock to the other party, even at a price lower than...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 194
Posted By chrischeung
DW is not an all season tire. It's a summer...

DW is not an all season tire. It's a summer ultra high performance tire. http://www.continentaltire.com/www/tires_us_en/themes/car_tires/performance/extremecontact_dw_en.html

I was running...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 09:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 377
Posted By chrischeung
A6 gets my vote. If you already have a 7, why...

A6 gets my vote. If you already have a 7, why get a 5? Get something that is different and appreciate the things Audi does better in the A6, and the things BMW does better in the 7. If you get the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 194
Posted By chrischeung
Continental DW excessive wear

I've run 20 minutes in autocross driving, 20 laps, 1 minute each, and noticed the outside front tire having excessive wear. See the picture attached.

The missing chunks, is uniform across the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer Yesterday, 07:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By chrischeung
That's ironic. His original post was him...

That's ironic. His original post was him complaining about BMWFS's reactions - and now we're complaining about his! I guess you need to be prepared to take what you dish out.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-20-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 601
Views: 24,408
Posted By chrischeung
You can make up that lost month in 2 years with...

You can make up that lost month in 2 years with the faster speeds you can drive.
Forum: European Delivery 07-20-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By chrischeung
Also consider leaving them at your first hotel.

Also consider leaving them at your first hotel.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-18-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 901
Posted By chrischeung
I think these are more "successful and wealthy"...

I think these are more "successful and wealthy" cars than "grandpa" cars. Isn't it like traveling in First and Business class on a plane? Are those "grandpa" seats? What's a private jet? A...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-17-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By chrischeung
It can work for financing. But they don't offer...

It can work for financing. But they don't offer such a feature.

Also there is not that much incentive to offer it - so the benefit may be marginal. With leasing, there is a greater possibility...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-17-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,006
Posted By chrischeung
I would cast doubt on the dealership being...

I would cast doubt on the dealership being willing to make up that payment directly to BMWFS absent of some agreement with the purchaser.

From memory, one of the conditions of the pull ahead...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-17-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,006
Posted By chrischeung
How does that work? BMW, "You owe us one...

How does that work? BMW, "You owe us one payment". Owner, "I don't think I want to pay it". BMW, "OK, we'll report it as a delinquency on your credit report". Owner, "I'll complain on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-16-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,002
Posted By chrischeung
I like the floating screen. It's just like those...

I like the floating screen. It's just like those on the 3 series. Wait a second...
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By chrischeung
That young, you definitely want something rear...

That young, you definitely want something rear facing. I don't know about renting, but I would probably get a cheap used seat on craigslist, clean it up, use it, then dispose of it. Something like...
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By chrischeung
How old and tall are your children?

How old and tall are your children?
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 737
Posted By chrischeung
Lower bumper scrapes tend to be the most common...

Lower bumper scrapes tend to be the most common as the cars go on and off ramps. ED cars aren't shipped with suspension blocks (this also subjects cars to more suspension actions during the sea...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-15-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 966
Posted By chrischeung
I don't think there's a guarantee that a selling...

I don't think there's a guarantee that a selling dealer will bend over backwards. There's a better chance, but I don't think it's universally quantifiable. There is definitely no harm in it,...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-15-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,032
Posted By chrischeung
We do this all the time on B'fest - for free. So...

We do this all the time on B'fest - for free. So what does that say about us? :)
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-15-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,006
Posted By chrischeung
Add to this the high acquisition cost,...

Add to this the high acquisition cost, disposition fee, penalties, interest rates, wear and tear, and low residuals on high demand cars. Generally speaking, the terms and conditions of almost any...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-14-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 966
Posted By chrischeung
Dealerships make quite a bit of profit on...

Dealerships make quite a bit of profit on servicing, so I expect they go out of their way to make you feel comfortable rather than alienated. For example, I've never seen a sign on the drinks fridge...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-14-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,032
Posted By chrischeung
With the increasing application of technology, I...

With the increasing application of technology, I would see these positions going the way of the typing pool.

Imagine test driving your future car in a "holodeck" like experience, going through...
Forum: European Delivery 07-14-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By chrischeung
Here's a non-sponsor HBMW dealer who organizes...

Here's a non-sponsor HBMW dealer who organizes annual group EDs - http://www.angelfire.com/ri/EuroDelivery/new2.html
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-11-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 601
Views: 24,408
Posted By chrischeung
I keep spare light bulbs as well. Nothing...

I keep spare light bulbs as well. Nothing strange at all.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-11-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 663
Posted By chrischeung
Do you like the car? If not, any deal is not...

Do you like the car? If not, any deal is not worth it.

I'd ask them to eat the cap cost reduction, and drive it off the lot. And be willing to settle for $1000 as a compromise. The motor...
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