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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-18-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 539
Posted By innovativeit
I have been driving the 335 GT with DHP for 18...

I have been driving the 335 GT with DHP for 18 months. We also own an X3 with DHP. The handling on the GT is better than the X3 but not as good as an F31. I love the GT for how much it can carry -...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,763
Posted By innovativeit
+1 I wish I could do this type of work as well as...

+1 I wish I could do this type of work as well as the OP!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-05-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By innovativeit
We had the same type of damage done to my wife's...

We had the same type of damage done to my wife's M4 in a super market parking lot. It was expensive to fix because the bumper cover had been cracked and needed to be replaced with a new one. It looks...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-29-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By innovativeit
Many of these dealers use CRM software that is...

Many of these dealers use CRM software that is old, contains errors, and frequently doesn't offer much customization or have staff who are not properly trained in the use of the software. My guess is...
Forum: European Delivery 04-26-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 672
Posted By innovativeit
All of the shipping times would be the same;...

All of the shipping times would be the same; however, a car that was not driven may go through customs more quickly. When I have done PCD after ED, the Performance Center said they can schedule the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 376
Posted By innovativeit
When tires have been driven while underinflated,...

When tires have been driven while underinflated, the inner and outer grooves will wear faster than the middle of the tire so under-inflation may have been the only problem for those tires.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,452
Posted By innovativeit
The cars that I've seen locally in inventory have...

The cars that I've seen locally in inventory have not been ordered with black wheels. I have seen a few customer ordered cars with black wheels.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-09-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By innovativeit
As a Bears fan, I'd like to see Briggs wearing...

As a Bears fan, I'd like to see Briggs wearing green and gold this year.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-08-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By innovativeit
My Sales Manager and I spent several weeks going...

My Sales Manager and I spent several weeks going around and around with BMWNA. In the end my options were Silverstone Metallic week 13, Tanzanite Blue week 16 ($1900), Sahkir Orange week 26. Custom...
Forum: European Delivery 04-08-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,720
Posted By innovativeit
Great looking car! I tried to order my M3 SO...

Great looking car! I tried to order my M3 SO with Silverstone but missed the cutoff by a couple of days. I was offered SO for week 26 so I settled for Silverstone/Silverstone week 13. Your...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-06-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 607
Posted By innovativeit
+1 Thank you for the memories!

+1 Thank you for the memories!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-03-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By innovativeit
You should ask your Sales Manager to check with...

You should ask your Sales Manager to check with his regional rep. I wanted a Sakhir Orange M3 and was told it would be available for Week 26 but I ended up with Silverstone Week 13.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By innovativeit
For my last step, I pressed the button in the car...

For my last step, I pressed the button in the car three times holding it for approximately two or three seconds each time. For me, it started working on the 3rd press.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-19-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 876
Posted By innovativeit
I originally ordered a Mineral Gray M3 with a...

I originally ordered a Mineral Gray M3 with a production week of 2/23/2015 (week 9); however, I tried to change it to Sakhir Orange on 2/9/2015. BMW suspended SO due to paint adherence problems that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-18-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,257
Posted By innovativeit
Yes, I've had the same problem all day long while...

Yes, I've had the same problem all day long while out running errands.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-17-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By innovativeit
I know the feeling. I had to have the windshield...

I know the feeling. I had to have the windshield on our M4 replaced after just 300 miles due to a rock thrown up by a truck. My worst incident was when a truck threw off a tire retread that did $11K...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-15-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By innovativeit
Good looking car! Enjoy learning its nuances and...

Good looking car! Enjoy learning its nuances and driving it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-15-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By innovativeit
It may be the nature of the business but I do not...

It may be the nature of the business but I do not have to like spending hundreds of dollars and days of travel to make presentations and prepare detailed proposals only to find out later that the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By innovativeit
You're absolutely right. The CA in Houston was...

You're absolutely right. The CA in Houston was able to give a customer in which he/she had made virtually no investment of time and who was "out of market" a better deal. It happens all of the time.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By innovativeit
It's one thing to compete and lose on price with...

It's one thing to compete and lose on price with products that perform similar functions but are from different manufacturers; however, this is identical to the folks that go into Best Buy and use...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By innovativeit
I have no idea what your experience in learning...

I have no idea what your experience in learning about BMWs entailed; however, after thinking about your comments for the last 30 minutes, I'll take the unpopular position of trying to understand how...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-05-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 967
Posted By innovativeit
Congratulations on your fine, new car. I'm...

Congratulations on your fine, new car. I'm looking forward to your Mineral White pictures.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,826
Posted By innovativeit
Occhi, If you believe that there were...

Occhi,

If you believe that there were excess miles driven on your car, you should certainly bring that to the attention of your SA. I just don't think it was due to "joy riding". As for the nail...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,826
Posted By innovativeit
You sound fairly upset. There isn't sufficient...

You sound fairly upset. There isn't sufficient information upon which to offer a full opinion; however, I do have a few comments.


$20 probably buys 6 gallons of premium gas so it should have...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-03-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,020
Posted By innovativeit
Yes, it's amazing how well it looks after it's...

Yes, it's amazing how well it looks after it's completed. As a side note, my step-daughter's Honda got caught in a hail storm and they used paintless dent repair on 40 or 50 "dings". The car looked...
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