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Forum: Exterior 03-25-2011, 02:04 PM
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Posted By jraneses
FS: 2009 BMW E92 Coupe Front Bumper Space Gray

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For sale is a front bumper for a 2009 BMW E92 Coupe in Space Grey. The bumper has a few minor pressure dents, but could be easily be repaired. Also includes the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-06-2010, 12:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,815
Posted By jraneses
I'll take some photos of the interior tomorrow if...

I'll take some photos of the interior tomorrow if you'd like. One thing I can say for certain though is the quality of the leather and some of the surfaces in the car are definitely not what they...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-06-2010, 12:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,815
Posted By jraneses
I think the tech package is worth it, if even for...

I think the tech package is worth it, if even for the larger LCD and backup camera, and I can't live without the convenience package after having it on my last X5 and 550. After you get used to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-25-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,557
Posted By jraneses
I started driving an X5 when I was about 26. My...

I started driving an X5 when I was about 26. My first was a 3.0i, second was a 4.8i 3 years later, and now a 35d at age 33. I took a strong look at the Cayenne, Q5, and Range Rover Sport before...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-25-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,815
Posted By jraneses
Smile 2011 BMW X5 35d Arrival

My long awaited X5 diesel order arrived early last week, and I was finally able to pick it up on Friday after the rain let up in So Cal. Having waited an extra month to get an October build was well...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
Believe me, I know. He went from a 4+ GPA on his...

Believe me, I know. He went from a 4+ GPA on his way to USC to needing JC for a year before transferring. We got a very good deal on the lease at the time and it was partially for our own...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2010, 08:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
Hence the reason for my post. I want to give him...

Hence the reason for my post. I want to give him the benefit of the doubt, but I've never seen tires wear like this under normal circumstances. What type of provable tire defect would have merit if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
The front tread looks about as it should after 4k...

The front tread looks about as it should after 4k miles.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
1 year left on the lease, but after that whatever...

1 year left on the lease, but after that whatever car he wants to get into will be on his own dime. Let's say there was an alignment or balance issue shortly after putting the new tires on the car. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
Quite possibly, although he'd never admit it. ...

Quite possibly, although he'd never admit it. He's going to be paying to replace them.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,221
Posted By jraneses
Unhappy Hanook Ventus V12 Tire Wear

We recently changed out the stock runflat tires on a 2009 328i with a set of Hankook Ventus V12s. The new set has roughly 4k miles on them thus far, and the two back tires are completely gone. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-06-2010, 10:15 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,351
Posted By jraneses
Thumbs up Thanks for the update, I can rest easy now...

Thanks for the update, I can rest easy now knowing my X5 being delivered in a few weeks was worth the extra month wait. I did a double take when I looked at your photos...my iPhone has the exact...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,258
Posted By jraneses
iPod out may allow for more over time, so it's...

iPod out may allow for more over time, so it's worth it to me. I'm probably going to purchase the X5 at lease end, so it will be nice to have.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,258
Posted By jraneses
Have you been able to confirm with your CA that...

Have you been able to confirm with your CA that your order will include the October updates? My X5 was released to the carrier today as well, but I'm concerned since I've seen an October 10th date...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-05-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By jraneses
It would be great if you could attach the...

It would be great if you could attach the spreadsheet for those that need it. I could use a copy as well. :)
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-04-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 970
Posted By jraneses
I've been doing the same thing when checking the...

I've been doing the same thing when checking the status on my X5d order over the past few weeks. Using the voice prompts is infinitely frustrating.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-03-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,847
Posted By jraneses
Exactly...after knowingly giving Crevier a bit...

Exactly...after knowingly giving Crevier a bit more $ than I should have on the last few transactions, I'm no longer interested in the convenience and faux relationship it affords. There are 6...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-03-2010, 09:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,847
Posted By jraneses
This is quite the interesting thread, considering...

This is quite the interesting thread, considering I also have a 35d on order with Crevier. It's 2k over invoice, which while higher than I'd have liked, was acceptable considering the ECO credit. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 46,474
Posted By jraneses
Software Architect

Software Architect
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2008, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,267
Posted By jraneses
I'd say you can do better. I just leased a new...

I'd say you can do better. I just leased a new 2007 4.8i, and was able to get the 70k MSRP down to 59k, which was about $800 under invoice. There is a 3k rebate towards cap cost reduction running...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2008, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By jraneses
Space Gray Metallic Gray Nevada Leather Dark...

Space Gray Metallic
Gray Nevada Leather
Dark Bamboo Wood Trim
Premium Package
Sport Package
Premium Sound Package
XM Radio
Comfort Access System
iPod and USB Adapter
Rear Climate Package
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By jraneses
The 3k rebate was on 07 models left in stock. I...

The 3k rebate was on 07 models left in stock. I ended up getting an 07 manufactured late in the year, with a MSRP of about 70k. The dealer dropped the price to $800 below invoice to get the deal...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By jraneses
The money factor does change from month to month....

The money factor does change from month to month. I obviously know the price of the car I ordered, but can't predict what the rates will look like come February 1st.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-24-2008, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By jraneses
Thought I'd provide an update to my original...

Thought I'd provide an update to my original post...

I've been able to locate a remaining 2007 X5 4.8i at a local dealership, but it has a number of options I'm not really interested in. The MSRP...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-24-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 27,896
Posted By jraneses
Are any of the problems mentioned in this thread...

Are any of the problems mentioned in this thread present in the 2008 models? I've recently test drove both a 2007 and 2008 X5 4.8i, and the 2008 felt much more responsive and clean. I couldn't...
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