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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-08-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By brandonw
2013 3-Series MF/Residual

Could someone kindly share with me the Money Factor (buy rate) and residual value for 36 and 39 mo leases with both 10K and 12K miles respectively.

I would greatly appreciate it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,509
Posted By brandonw
I have a 535i, so this may or may not be useful...

I have a 535i, so this may or may not be useful info... my car idled around 600 or so. In many instances it seemed rough at times when stopped. It got annoying enough that when my car was in for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2011, 07:54 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Its been about two weeks since having the valve...

Its been about two weeks since having the valve blocked replaced. My first try was the software upgrade, which didn't correct or reduce the problem at all. Now that the valve block has been...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2011, 07:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,683
Posted By brandonw
I do not have HUD and the reflection of the cur...

I do not have HUD and the reflection of the cur out in the upper dash is very distracting. There is not clear site for the driver. The center dash speaker/sub-woofer also reflects very poorly, but...
Forum: General BMW 02-19-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,954
Posted By brandonw
535i M-Sport (F10) Male 34 4 ('99 323i, '01...

535i M-Sport (F10)
Male
34
4 ('99 323i, '01 330i, '08 X5 4.8 and current model)
8 (bumpy start with steering noise, now fixed)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2011, 09:56 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Smile Well, so far so good on my repair, involving a...

Well, so far so good on my repair, involving a valve block replacement and SW upgrade. Haven't heard or been ale to duplicate the problem and its been about a week. My diagnosis was air getting in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
I ordered it from Faulkner BMW. There are two...

I ordered it from Faulkner BMW. There are two part numbers for this. One is for the carbon fiber and the other is for the paint ready. Paint ready is less than 50% of the cost for the carbon...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Well, after being without my car for a week, I am...

Well, after being without my car for a week, I am told it will be dropped off to me today. The tech who has been working with me said that he can no longer get it to duplicate. This is after the SW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,799
Posted By brandonw
I don't believe they are linked. I think that...

I don't believe they are linked. I think that fact the the heating of the steering wheel is subtle and only one-stage. When you have your car cooler, the wheel just wont feel has warm. And add to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Not sure about the question on the pumps... but...

Not sure about the question on the pumps... but regarding the SW, it was explained to me that the new software deactivated ARS when under 15mph. Though if that's the case and I am still having the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Well, the head shop foreman came to my place this...

Well, the head shop foreman came to my place this morning to pick up my car. He drove it with me and was able to hear the sound still occurring (post software upgrade). He most likely will replace...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Well, after talking to the rep at the dealer who...

Well, after talking to the rep at the dealer who has been working on this issue with and for me.... my car is set to go back in later this week or next for the valve block replacement. Being the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Disappointing news from me regarding the software...

Disappointing news from me regarding the software upgrade. From picking up my car yesterday and driving around today, the sound remains. its tough to tell if the frequency has been reduced, the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Sounds very familiar. Just got my car back today...

Sounds very familiar. Just got my car back today after having the software update done. So far so good.

This is from my service report:

Verified condition, interrogated fault memories to find...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,620
Posted By brandonw
I must be at the bottom on the list then. I am...

I must be at the bottom on the list then. I am about 100% city driving/traffic in Atlanta. I only have about 1300 miles thus far and am only getting about 13.7mpg.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Finally dropped my car off today for the software...

Finally dropped my car off today for the software update. I am hoping to have it back tomorrow or Wednesday at the latest. I was previously approved for a valve block replacement, but have held off...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-14-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
OK. Here is my latest update. 1) A valve...

OK. Here is my latest update.

1) A valve block is in stock for me and approved to be put on my car. That is if I choose to. I keep delaying based on so much varying feedback.

2) The other...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
I have inquired about the software from my...

I have inquired about the software from my dealer. When he checked, from what I remember, he said they are on 2.40.2. I also have a valve block in that BMW approved, but after speaking with a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 89,860
Posted By brandonw
Odd, my dealer told me that software update was...

Odd, my dealer told me that software update was for the 7-series. :dunno:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-31-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,889
Posted By brandonw
No, not really. I mean if I pulled to close to...

No, not really. I mean if I pulled to close to the car in in front of me stopped at a light, it might start. Likewise, if I was the first car at a light and a bit to far in the cross walk, if...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,889
Posted By brandonw
I had an '08 X5 and PDC was always on. It worked...

I had an '08 X5 and PDC was always on. It worked great. Back up and somethings in your way -- beep. Pull to close to something , like parking --beep. I now have the F10 and like the feature the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-22-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,828
Posted By brandonw
I agree. My previous three BMW's worked...

I agree. My previous three BMW's worked flawlessly in regards to the auto headlamps. That is until I got my F10. With auto headlamps SUCK! Mine, as many others, are on all the time in full...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,956
Posted By brandonw
Just throwing in my experience... My very...

Just throwing in my experience...

My very old iPod that work in my '08 X5 does not work in my '11 535. My year plus old Nano works fine as well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,029
Posted By brandonw
Atlanta works pretty well.

Atlanta works pretty well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-07-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,083
Posted By brandonw
+1 Nappa Leather and premium audio.

+1 Nappa Leather and premium audio.
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