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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 11:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By kkratochvil
+1. Everything I've ever received from BMW in...

+1. Everything I've ever received from BMW in this area has had Liberty Mutual stamped on it somewhere. (at least over the past couple of years, as noted in others posts)

I had Liberty Mutual...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 02:42 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
Thanks! I appreciate your tracking of all of the...

Thanks! I appreciate your tracking of all of the early 2015 builds and the speed and enthusiasm in which you respond!! :bow:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 02:14 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
I just checked My BMW online and the 800 # and my...

I just checked My BMW online and the 800 # and my 35d is now in production with a scheduled completion date of 2/4/2015!!!! :thumbup:

So another Week 6 build getting started a bit early!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-27-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By kkratochvil
Cool. Like I said, I was guessing! :) And I...

Cool. Like I said, I was guessing! :) And I guessed wrong!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-27-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By kkratochvil
I don't have my new F15 yet (2/27 PCD can't come...

I don't have my new F15 yet (2/27 PCD can't come soon enough!!!), but thought I'd take a quick look on my 2010 E70 on my way home tonight (traffic was light and I was bored...). Sure enough,...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-26-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
Same here. But, I'm lot a Left Coaster either...

Same here. But, I'm lot a Left Coaster either...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
I checked my order online and via the 800 number...

I checked my order online and via the 800 number and no change as yet. :thumbdwn: It's still Status 112.

But, glad to see some other Week 6 builds (mine is as well) moving into production...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-23-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
My reasons: - I've had a 2010 X5, 35d for 3...

My reasons:
- I've had a 2010 X5, 35d for 3 years and love it. So, getting another diesel now was an automatic.
- I love the power. It has the power to move the vehicle from where you are to...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-22-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,819
Posted By kkratochvil
I'm still awaiting the delivery of my F15, but...

I'm still awaiting the delivery of my F15, but think I can answer this, as it was a feature in the E70 and I've verified it's still in the F15. Residual hearing. It's awesome when you're running...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-20-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By kkratochvil
Thanks for sharing! It's great of you to share...

Thanks for sharing! It's great of you to share something that's obviously got to be a bummer for you. :mad:

I don't have any firsthand experience, as I just ordered earlier this month, but I had...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-20-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By kkratochvil
Check out this fairly recent (as in updated...

Check out this fairly recent (as in updated today...) thread, if you haven't done so: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=748748.

Lot's of discussion concerning what you're...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-18-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 979
Posted By kkratochvil
Yes. My 2010 E70 does it, so they've done it for...

Yes. My 2010 E70 does it, so they've done it for years...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-18-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By kkratochvil
No comment on good or bad on Park Assistant, but...

No comment on good or bad on Park Assistant, but I don't think you can order Parking Assistant and Active Steering. They're mutually exclusive options, per the X5 Ordering Guide.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-17-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
Ahhh. Yes, it's yours when you're done with PCD....

Ahhh. Yes, it's yours when you're done with PCD. So, if you didn't want to drive it home (Portland would be one heck of a drive!), then yes, you'd be responsible for transport to get it home and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-16-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
I'm not totally sure what you mean, but if you're...

I'm not totally sure what you mean, but if you're asking: "If I have a Week 6 build, with it supposed to start on 2/2 and end on 2/6, do I have to do PCD on 2/6?".

Then no...here's the scoop for...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,166
Posted By kkratochvil
I agree, it's therapy!:cry: I think the most...

I agree, it's therapy!:cry:

I think the most interesting aspect is the start of build to delivery times, as the time from your order being placed to what build week you get has a lot more to do...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,797
Posted By kkratochvil
I don't think Week 6 got moved up by 1 week. I...

I don't think Week 6 got moved up by 1 week. I was told by my CA that I had a Week 6 build and that was the week of 2/2/15.

Here's why I believe that's the case...If you do some Google searches...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-14-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By kkratochvil
+1. It's the same general graphic used in the E70...

+1. It's the same general graphic used in the E70 and other BMWs.

When you're close to it next time just pull up your RTT in Navi and see how close it is, click on it and see what it says, etc....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-13-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By kkratochvil
Details were covered in this thread a while ago: ...

Details were covered in this thread a while ago: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=817806.

The 35i/35d's go up $700. The 50's go up a $1,000. Some other vehicles saw price...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-12-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,797
Posted By kkratochvil
I can't vouch for accuracy (other than 111 and...

I can't vouch for accuracy (other than 111 and 112 seem about right, as I just ordered last week...), but here's a post with presumably all of the codes at the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-10-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 469
Posted By kkratochvil
6NS is the option you have to order. It does...

6NS is the option you have to order. It does look like folks have been successful in coding everything on the SW side. This thread explains it well and note the original post has a nice chart: ...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-02-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By kkratochvil
Speed Limit Info

I've been doing my research to prep for ordering a new 35d and haven't yet talked to an SA, but based upon what I've read, Speed Limit Info (8TH) isn't included with the Driver Assistance Package...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-18-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,054
Posted By kkratochvil
I'm assuming you test drove an E70 35d? (The F15...

I'm assuming you test drove an E70 35d? (The F15 35d doesn't start production until next month…I'm guessing the F15 35d will be quieter…)

Completely agree that the ML350 diesel is a LOT quieter...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-02-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,922
Posted By kkratochvil
I Liked it More Than Expected

I saw one 2 weeks ago when I stopped by the dealer to get my 2010 35d washed. It was the first one the dealer has gotten (small dealer) and it was pretty bare for options. It didn't have any of the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-03-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,414
Posted By kkratochvil
Do you know who actually "clocked" your speed? ...

Do you know who actually "clocked" your speed? Was it the cop in front of you or another cop or two via a typical speed trap?

I had a similar situation many, many years ago (let's say 25 year...
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