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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 11:56 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,762
Posted By miata13
Wow...great photo of your M-Sport Estoril Blue...

Wow...great photo of your M-Sport Estoril Blue F31! Thanks for sharing it with us.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,762
Posted By miata13
We just logged over 9k miles in ours....and had...

We just logged over 9k miles in ours....and had the initial oil change awhile ago....wagon says "8,000 miles until next service". Vehicle has been faultless..just put on the General Altimax Arctic...
Forum: European Delivery 12-07-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,497
Posted By miata13
We did OSD with our former '05 Volvo V50 T5 AWD. ...

We did OSD with our former '05 Volvo V50 T5 AWD. Volvo's delivery experience is very nice but not as "spectacular" as BMW's Welt. Their included airfare for two is a great benefit but their vehicle...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-06-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,044
Posted By miata13
Sounds like ED is the way to get your 228i...and...

Sounds like ED is the way to get your 228i...and I wholly recommend the ED option...trip of a lifetime..which perhaps at lease end, we may repeat! Oh, and BTW, our F31 is a lease so I can confirm as...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-06-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,261
Posted By miata13
Another option to perhaps consider (even IF you...

Another option to perhaps consider (even IF you take the successful manual transmission class) is to take a co-driver with you to your new vehicle pickup...if I was closer, I'd volunteer ;) That...
Forum: European Delivery 11-15-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,098
Posted By miata13
+ 1million. Had a heck of a time getting to...

+ 1million.
Had a heck of a time getting to Chicago via United...they bumped my wife at our origin and we had to drive to Chicago to catch a Lufthansa flight direct to Munich..much better than my...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 11-12-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By miata13
Thanks for the videos....assume video is of the...

Thanks for the videos....assume video is of the i3 WITH the winter Blizzak's mounted?
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-17-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By miata13
Yep...but I was surprised to find my leftover...

Yep...but I was surprised to find my leftover bottle of window cleaner and roll of paper towels made it to the U.S. I certainly didn't want to pack those and figured the LogInOut folks could use...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-17-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,139
Posted By miata13
Absolutely! Your local dealer has a "routine...

Absolutely! Your local dealer has a "routine port" for their orders.....I spotted the Newark destination..asked my CA and they had to check with BMW NA and then revised the paperwork to state...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-17-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 485
Posted By miata13
Yep +1 as to checking with your CA as to your...

Yep +1 as to checking with your CA as to your state's requirements. Mine provided me with a temp paper plate just in case my permanent plates (which the dealer ordered) did not come in time for my...
Forum: General BMW 09-17-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By miata13
We Leased nearly the same vehicle you spec'd...

We Leased nearly the same vehicle you spec'd below..but not diesel. It is our first BMW and post warranty maintenance issues/costs were our concerns as well....that and we "underwrote" a perpetual...
Forum: European Delivery 09-17-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,632
Posted By miata13
We too curbed a wheel in Munich on a tight right...

We too curbed a wheel in Munich on a tight right handed turn....it was noted at LogInOut but when we took PCD re-delivery in Spartanburg, it had been replaced. Sounds some get "lucky" with...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 08-15-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,741
Posted By miata13
+ 2...that carbon look is much nicer (to me) than...

+ 2...that carbon look is much nicer (to me) than the wood trim and really compliments your red leather interior. Good job!
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-14-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,248
Posted By miata13
I was told earliest for my PDC would have been...

I was told earliest for my PDC would have been May 19th but I could pick any date within 2 weeks after.....for me then, I chose June 2nd; first date that worked for me/my co-driver. I didn't ask if...
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,329
Posted By miata13
+ 2. Very close to the train station for short...

+ 2. Very close to the train station for short ride to the Welt. We fortunately had Marriott points which made the choice "easy". Nice hotel, modern and without any particular "German charm"...we...
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,074
Posted By miata13
Great looking Touring! We too stayed at the...

Great looking Touring! We too stayed at the Kempinski as it was so convenient to Log In/Out drop off (across the street) as well as co-located with the Munich airport..expensive, but worth it. Next...
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By miata13
Yep..we too had a too close encounter with Munich...

Yep..we too had a too close encounter with Munich curbs...but wheels were replaced by BMW prior to our Spartanburg re-delivery. No worries. Great looking car!
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 08-03-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,537
Posted By miata13
x 2 for our F31. It is NOT a bright "lipstick"...

x 2 for our F31. It is NOT a bright "lipstick" red but rather has a matte finish with a good, not a hard glossy, feel to the leather....no regrets at all with the Coral Red selection with our Glacier...
Forum: European Delivery 08-02-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By miata13
Sorry to hear about that...but..perhaps a silver...

Sorry to hear about that...but..perhaps a silver lining...have you thought about perhaps Performance Center "Re-Delivery"? If not, perhaps you could add that to your experience?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-02-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,762
Posted By miata13
Congrats! Gotta love the Glacier Silver...

Congrats! Gotta love the Glacier Silver Metallic..looks good all the time...all it needs is a periodic Griot's Quick Detail...a bottle of which is always in the boot with some microfiber cloths.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-28-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By miata13
Winter Tire Strategy For Leased Vehicle?

Am approaching our first winter here the Midwest in our F31. Vehicle has o.e. Pirelli P7 Run Flat All Seasons in the "square" 225-45-18" size. For previous owned vehicles, I've always purchased...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-28-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By miata13
Well....I've never heard of anyone (other than...

Well....I've never heard of anyone (other than BMW in the owner's manual !) NOT recommending tire rotation. The tire manufacturers themselves recommend it.

I just rotated my "square" Pirelli O.E....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-27-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,762
Posted By miata13
And I Love Your's !! ;) ED plus PCD was...

And I Love Your's !! ;)

ED plus PCD was great...some 5,700 miles on our's now including trip to O'Fest in Colorado.
Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 7,676
Posted By miata13
Thanks again ExPilot for your update...we too did...

Thanks again ExPilot for your update...we too did the PCD delivery with a drive thru the "Dragon" and related roads along with a stop in Bowling Green. We were pressed for time so did not see the...
Forum: European Delivery 07-08-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 674
Views: 163,261
Posted By miata13
I may not know today what will replace my current...

I may not know today what will replace my current BMW at lease-end...but I DO know I will seek out Rolf when the time comes for ED#2!

As drstein has said...he's more than a taxi driver, but a...
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