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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2013, 07:57 AM
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Views: 294
Posted By EDYTHE
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thank you so much !! edythe
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By EDYTHE
'11 535i - 'run flats' having problems also?

would like to know if the ongoing tire problems are limited to the ''19'' tires or does it include the 18'' RF ? (IE Goodyear Eagle LS-2, 18'') thanks so much !
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-02-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By EDYTHE
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i just posted to other reply that we no longer have the car :cry: - that we just tried to duplicate the ride of that 2000 by trying an '11 535i (non-sports) no where near .... ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-02-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By EDYTHE
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we don't have the car anylonger i'm sad to say - had to get rid of it - wouldn't start and unless in ''failed position' none of the authorized repair places OR the dealer, all...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-01-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By EDYTHE
2000iL: OEM tire size + were different suspensions available i.e. sports vs luxury?

Hi - just was wondering what was the OEM rim/tire size for the 2000 740iL ? was it 17'' or 18 ?
Also at that time (2000 740iL) was there a choice of suspensions as there are for today's BMW's ? ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-01-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By EDYTHE
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Hi - that's what DH thinks also - we tried the car yesterday ...the ride is 'firm' enough so he assumes with any added 'sports' options the suspension would tighten-up...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By EDYTHE
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O.K. thank you so much !!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By EDYTHE
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Well we now know better thanks to help at this forum !! you're right - one owner 22 days (!) and the 2nd a little over a year ... even if...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By EDYTHE
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OH my gosh !! i'm so glad you told me this !!! DH is always hesitent buying a 'new' model anyway ...how sad you couldn't get help from even the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By EDYTHE
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OH my gosh !! i'm so glad you told me this !!! DH is always hesitent buying a 'new' model anyway ...how sad you couldn't get help from even the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By EDYTHE
Yet another question- value for used '11

Hi - does the car have 'less' value (thus less ask price by dealer) if it doesn't not have any 'sports' options/packages ? which would determine value more: sports options/packages OR low...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 07:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By EDYTHE
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thanks so much !!!!! here is the vin decoder on car: mfg: 5/12/10....
http://bmwvin.com/?vin=C600916&confirm_code=duthv/
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-27-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,112
Posted By EDYTHE
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Now i understand what you were saying !!! Then we wouldn't want a harsh suspension either in 'today's BMW because we= e had a 2000 740iL ...and i later found out it was 'not'...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-27-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,112
Posted By EDYTHE
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regarding DHP ... knowing as little as i do about cars (excpet how to spend money on them)...how important is DHP ? can one enjoy a BMW W/O that option?...
i'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-27-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,112
Posted By EDYTHE
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Thanks for the above information - there are so many options/choices for the BMW my head is swimming !
How important is DDC ? is it a 'safety' factor?...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-27-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By EDYTHE
Used 2011 535i -lots of questions -need feedback -THANKS!

Hello !
are there any problems to check for in the Alpine-white 2011- 535i ...'luxury' ride - non- sports package...seeing car tomorrow ... has 18+ K..... any input on price ? Not sure...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-27-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,112
Posted By EDYTHE
Leather seats in all BMW models?

would a 535i, 2011 'not' have leather seats but instead ''premium synthetic'' ?!!
Do all 535 2011's have 'dynamic damping control ?
and finally would a 535i 2011 'not' have dual-choice for...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-06-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,083
Posted By EDYTHE
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Then you heard from a reliable source....i'm sure there will always be parts/service for the GT... don't know what a 'good deal' would entail - there are so...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-06-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,083
Posted By EDYTHE
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I haven't heard the GT is being discontinued by BMW ...do you know about any articles one can find about this ? thanks in advance !
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-04-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,083
Posted By EDYTHE
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Here's my confusion - are you saying while it's built on the 7-'sedan-chassis, it actually sits 'higher' than a 7-sedan? this was 'high' in my opinion ...not...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-04-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,083
Posted By EDYTHE
MY FIRST SIGHTING OF A GT !!! have questions

I saw my first GT in person today - in traffic - seemed to 'sit' quite 'high' ....is this the 'norm' for the car? i'm certain it had at least 19'' or even 20'' tires - would the larger tires explain...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-16-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,359
Posted By EDYTHE
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Unfortunately not able to see one in person. We have to be 'careful' in our selection as it would be our 'only' car - at least you have others you really love...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-15-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,359
Posted By EDYTHE
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i was only trying to compare a 2000 '740iL (non-sports suspension) to a GT insofar as peformance/handling - never having driven an audi or porche i have no...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-15-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,359
Posted By EDYTHE
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interesting observation (not 'nimble-enough) ... did you find the '7' more to your liking insofar as 'handling' compared to this GT?
we had a 2000 '7' but...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-15-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,359
Posted By EDYTHE
[QUOTE=avus9;6894506]Truth is the GT is one of...

[QUOTE=avus9;6894506]Truth is the GT is one of BMW's slowest selling models. Dealerships don't want to carry it - fearing they'll have to wait many months to sell it (in the meantime making payments...
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