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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By Stevej2001
BMW Remote App Problem

I had the iPhone BMW remote app for my '11 535i. It actually never worked. Now I've got a '14 328i and tried it again. It refuses to see my new car and clings to the old car. I spoke with BMW call...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems Yesterday, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By Stevej2001
I did already...

I did already...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-15-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By Stevej2001
Oops... had to change my signiture.

Oops... had to change my signiture.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-15-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By Stevej2001
Anthony Bhatti-- Excellent CA in Modesto, Ca

I just bought my second car from Anthony, a 328i. The experience was excellent, the price was very competitive and the process was smooth.

If you live in the SF Bay Area or Sacramento, you might...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-13-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 482
Posted By Stevej2001
Make sure there's really a problem first. My '11...

Make sure there's really a problem first. My '11 535i showed I needed rear brakes but when they check the pads were fine. It was some sort of software problem that they fixed.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-11-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,668
Posted By Stevej2001
I bought my first off the lot, really something...

I bought my first off the lot, really something of an impulse purchase. -- an '08 5359. Custom ordered a new 535' in '11 to get exactly what I wanted. I love the car but worry about reliability as...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-11-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 837
Posted By Stevej2001
Thanks. I think I"ll pull the trigger.

Thanks. I think I"ll pull the trigger.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-11-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 837
Posted By Stevej2001
What do you think of this deal?

'14 328i with m sport, tech and premium pks, etc. 3yrs, 12k/yr

MRSP 52k
Invoice approx 48k ( Is there another site that is easier to use than Edmunds?)
Salses price $46,500
Less Unforgettable...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-10-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By Stevej2001
No dipstick...

so there's no way to tell if it's actually low but don't take a chance. Add oil.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 711
Posted By Stevej2001
If you join the BMW car club of America (and you...

If you join the BMW car club of America (and you should-if you'd been a member for a year before buying your 5 you'd have gotten $1000 back from BMW), the tech talk editor of the magazine will send...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-29-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By Stevej2001
An aside. Mexico is in North America.

An aside. Mexico is in North America.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Stevej2001
I can say with no fear of contradiction that...

I can say with no fear of contradiction that where I live in the Central Valley of California is warmer than Alberta. Thanks for the advice.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Stevej2001
It could be but I live in a warm climate where...

It could be but I live in a warm climate where batteries (even oems) last a long time. Also, why didn't the battery tender keep things alive and show a fully charged state? I just got that VANOS bolt...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Stevej2001
Strange Message re Battery

I just got back from a 2 wk vacation. Given what I've learned on this board, I connected my battery tender (BMW branded but I think it's deltran). Upon my return the car started right up but I got a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-18-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By Stevej2001
Not with my '11 f10

Not with my '11 f10
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-23-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By Stevej2001
The current accord hybrid has a 15 year battery...

The current accord hybrid has a 15 year battery warranty, and it is claimed by various reviews that it really gets in the mid 40's on the freeway. My 525i gets 20 or so in town and 29 on the road....
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-23-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By Stevej2001
Am I nuts?

I love my '11 535i but as it approaches being off warranty, I'm wondering if I want to pay for all the maintenece and repair costs. It's fully paid for.

I'm being seduced by a Honda Accord Hybrid....
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-06-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By Stevej2001
Quick question re BMW extended warranty

As my F10 approaches the end of it's factory warranty I'm considering purchasing the extended warranty. I have 44,800 or so on the odo now. I remember reading that it had to be pruchased prior to 45k...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 388
Posted By Stevej2001
better yet-- are you using the latch system?

better yet-- are you using the latch system?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-10-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By Stevej2001
BMW USA Extended Warranty

I'm approaching the end of my F10's warranty and want to consider the extended warranty. I want to get an idea of what is covered, deductibles, etc. I've looked at the BMW USA website and can't find...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-03-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 295
Posted By Stevej2001
thanks! That worked.

thanks! That worked.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 295
Posted By Stevej2001
Top View Camera Error

I couldn't find anything about this searching the forum. Yesterday my f10 started warning of a top view camera error. That's strange because it seems to be workiing fine. All 3 cameras are sending...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,357
Posted By Stevej2001
I've been using skypark for years (inside) and...

I've been using skypark for years (inside) and have never had a problem there.
Forum: General BMW 11-14-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 680
Posted By Stevej2001
My answer is BOTH. I've got the topview camera...

My answer is BOTH. I've got the topview camera and the sensors. I'd never want to back up waiting for a sound. The camera is absolutely necessary to see where you are, etc. But, the sensors tell you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By Stevej2001
More Computer Hijinks

last month my car suddenly thought it need new rear brakes. Reprogramming the computer stopped that for a while, but then the issue recurred and the dealer replaced the pads. Nothing more on that...
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