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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-23-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By trekwars2000
Thats a great heads up. Of course, diagnosing...

Thats a great heads up. Of course, diagnosing this is a lot harder than just hoping it is a bad battery.

Man at 7.5 years old and 81.5K miles I feel like we may be risking some major repairs in...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-23-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By trekwars2000
Thanks, that is what I was suspecting. The car...

Thanks, that is what I was suspecting. The car is due for it's yearly oil change (I only drive about 6-7K miles per year); I'll have my indy mechanic change the battery. I know it has to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-22-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By trekwars2000
Cars electronics don't work without Key close

Bit of a background, I have a 06 750Li with 81K on the ODO now. When I go out to the car in the garage (it's unlocked) without the key to grab something the lights inside the car don't come on and...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-29-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,480
Posted By trekwars2000
Lease return question

Is cross posting okay here? The OP posted the same thing in the f30 forum. Boo


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,382
Posted By trekwars2000
Transmission Fault, Dynamic Drive Inactive - Battery?

So the problem just came back. I think that I failed to start the car by not pushing the start button down long enough and that's what created the transmission fault code to come back.

After...
Forum: European Delivery 08-25-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,413
Posted By trekwars2000
How early can you place your order for a june...

How early can you place your order for a june pickup? I'm curious b/c i'd like to do an ED next year sometime and want to take advantage of the possible holiday cash in Dec. If i order Dec 31, can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-23-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,205
Posted By trekwars2000
She's mine !

Pics. Or it didn't happen


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-23-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,962
Posted By trekwars2000
Lease quote for 2014 535ix

Thanks. That is who I am currently dealing with down there about some cars. Wanted to make sure I was starting talks with a good dealer

Oh yeah and get the thread back on topic


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-23-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,962
Posted By trekwars2000
Lease quote for 2014 535ix

I'm in Vegas. What dealer did you work with an Arizona I'd love to know


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Forum: European Delivery 08-23-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,413
Posted By trekwars2000
Thoes pics are from a UA 747 in first class. We...

Thoes pics are from a UA 747 in first class. We were in 1A and K on our last trip SFO-FRA (the ones in the front). Great seats, you can see almost straight out the front of the airplane.
Forum: European Delivery 08-23-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,225
Posted By trekwars2000
If you do go to CarMax you can avoid some of the...

If you do go to CarMax you can avoid some of the crowds early on a weekday morning or late on Sunday. The CM by my house closes at 7 on Sunday and there was no wait to appraise my car at 6.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,382
Posted By trekwars2000
We hardly drive the car anyway (putting 500 miles...

We hardly drive the car anyway (putting 500 miles a month is a lot) and when we do I just set the cruise at 5 over on the highway. We do take it on road trips and I rarely open it up. It is nice...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-23-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,529
Posted By trekwars2000
Which is why, as a buyer, I don't mind when they...

Which is why, as a buyer, I don't mind when they lower the residual and then offer a $1500 option credit, eco credit, etc.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-22-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 731
Posted By trekwars2000
128i convertible good deal?

Are they charging you for gas in the car and air in the tires? Run don't walk as far away from that stealer as you can


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Forum: European Delivery 08-21-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 827
Posted By trekwars2000
What grade fuel to use in Europe

Dave. E10 is not a requirement across the whole US. I just filled up with pure unleaded today


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-21-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 926
Posted By trekwars2000
Dealer 'could have' offered 10% of MSRP???

Oh course he can offer you 10 off msrp. Then make up 2 percent with a 7 or 800 dollar doc fee


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-19-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By trekwars2000
I'm just playing around on bmw config to get the...

I'm just playing around on bmw config to get the numbers below:

Invoice is 73555 or so. Looks like you are at 74295 before build-out, loyalty and USAA/UDE. 800 over invoice may be a bit high. ...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-19-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,405
Posted By trekwars2000
UDE and USAA cannot be combined. That is one...

UDE and USAA cannot be combined. That is one reason I cancelled my UDE at the last minute. MF looks right. As for 36 vs 39 months. Do whichever you like or results in lower payments.

Next...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-15-2013, 07:45 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 30,104
Posted By trekwars2000
Oh, you know what - I'm probably looking at the...

Oh, you know what - I'm probably looking at the 535d. However, when I click the line on bmwusa It doesn't add ZPP. Odd. Perhaps it's just broke online. I guess the ordering guide/pricing guide is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-15-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By trekwars2000
That insurance rate seems very high. Are you...

That insurance rate seems very high. Are you young or do you have moving violations? We have GEICO with 100/200 deductibles and 300K liability on our 7 series and Ford Escape and it's like 750...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-14-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 30,104
Posted By trekwars2000
I'm not sure that is right. The Prem Pkg in the...

I'm not sure that is right. The Prem Pkg in the 14s is Power Tailgate, CA doors and Sirius and I dont think its required for the lines.

Something is wrong on the website b/c the Modern line...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-12-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,575
Posted By trekwars2000
Drax we are looking for an update. You are...

Drax we are looking for an update. You are giving everyone else on the 3 series message board info on how to order and buy a bimmer but have you even picked up the phone yet and talked to one dealer?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-12-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,762
Posted By trekwars2000
I dunno, maybe I am out of reference but almost...

I dunno, maybe I am out of reference but almost $900/month with over $5k down ($150/month) seems high. Does that not make your monthly payment like $950 for a 5 series or are all the taxes paid up...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-12-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By trekwars2000
When I read the subject line I thought Drax was...

When I read the subject line I thought Drax was back: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=706973... That said, USAAs offers was like $5k off of 7s and M5/6s last year. Hopefully they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-09-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,965
Posted By trekwars2000
Carbon Black w/ Cinnamon Brown

Btv, that is blue right?


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