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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,636
Posted By Berliner BMW
Baloo - took the car back to the dealer I...

Baloo - took the car back to the dealer I purchased from and surrendered the car to the service department today. I spoke at length with the Service Manager and while pleasant and reassuring, he was...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 02-19-2011, 06:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 925
Posted By Berliner BMW
Continental Tire Ground Force Defect

For those of you doing PCD on X5's - see my post about Continental Tire defects in the E70forum (Berliner BMW). On our drive home from PCD we were incredibly disappointed to learn that our 65K...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-19-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,685
Posted By Berliner BMW
To clarify a couple of points: 1) the tires are...

To clarify a couple of points: 1) the tires are Continental 4x4 Contact SSR 255x50R19/107s. 2) Thanks for the advice on asking for 4 tires...I am headed to the dealership shortly and will ask for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-18-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,685
Posted By Berliner BMW
Continental Tire Ground Force Defect

On WED I took delivery of a 2011 X5 equipped with Continental Tires at the Performance Delivery Center in Greer, SC. As soon as we got on 85 South the car began to vibrate. We immediately pulled...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,636
Posted By Berliner BMW
Continental Tire Road Force Defect

Well I can absolutely confirm Baloo588's explanation. On WED I took delivery of a 2011 X5 equipped with Continental Tires at the Performance Delivery Center in Greer, SC. As soon as we got on 85...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-03-2008, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By Berliner BMW
Problem Continues

After several phone calls the local BMW dealer has agreed to take the car back into service to conntinue searching for the problem. The Service Manager said he contacted a BMW regional engineer for...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-27-2008, 03:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 497
Posted By Berliner BMW
Need Advice 2008 X5 3.0 Tailgate Problem

Purchased my 2008 X5 3.0 in NOV 2007 with the new automatic tailgate feature and have a perennial, completely annoying clunk/rattle every time I move the vehicle across an uneven surface coming from...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2008, 03:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By Berliner BMW
2008 X5 3.0 Auto Tailgate Noise

Purchased my 2008 X5 3.0 in NOV 2007 with the new automatic tailgate feature and have a perennial, completely annoying clunk/rattle every time I move the vehicle across an uneven surface coming from...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-22-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,628
Posted By Berliner BMW
Adrian / Ian335i, Thanks - it was pure joy...

Adrian / Ian335i,
Thanks - it was pure joy putting the pictures together. My ony regret is not getting a few shots from inside the M5 on the hot lap. Guess we'll have to schedule another delivery...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-19-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,628
Posted By Berliner BMW
PCD Delivery is Hooah!!!

Well, simply said the wait was worth it!!! If you are looking for a spectacular, unforgettable BMW experience then you must do a Performance Center Delivery. And to be candid, we were a bit leary...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-31-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By Berliner BMW
Adrian - will this apply to any car or just...

Adrian - will this apply to any car or just certain cars? If BMW FS has done this for OLP in the past, what has the MF discount typically amounted to? Thanks.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-27-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By Berliner BMW
Heard of Driver's Select

Thanks. Anyone have any experience with Driver's Select - looks like one of the more popular sites on the internet?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-27-2007, 03:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By Berliner BMW
Gap Insurance

I am financing my next Bimmer and want to purchase Gap Insurance. Is there a difference between the GI offered by dealerships and the GI available by the internet other than price? Would welcome...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 11-15-2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,923
Posted By Berliner BMW
Thanks, but again I see it much more simply. The...

Thanks, but again I see it much more simply. The process should take about 5 minutes on the phone or by email.

CA: "Hello, BMW PDC, I'd like to schedule X date for customer delivery."

PDC: ...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 11-15-2007, 05:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,923
Posted By Berliner BMW
Jonathan, Thanks for clarifying BMW's intent...

Jonathan,

Thanks for clarifying BMW's intent with respect to the PDC program. As a corporation interested in customer feedback, I have a recommendation. BMW needs to introduce transparency into...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 11-14-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,923
Posted By Berliner BMW
Jonathan, Thanks very much. I should have...

Jonathan,
Thanks very much. I should have stated up front, the car is an X5 so from your description of the process, it sounds like our car will sit at the distribution center for about 60 days. ...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 11-10-2007, 05:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,923
Posted By Berliner BMW
How Are Cars Stored?

Just learned to my great disappointment that my car is already built and now I'll have to wait around 60 days, until JAN sometime, to take delivery at the PDC. Does anyone have any idea how BMW...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-14-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,829
Posted By Berliner BMW
I called USAA as well but they didn't come close...

I called USAA as well but they didn't come close to $1000 over invoice using same dealeship in Atlanta. Did you have to talk to some one at USAA and if so, who? If you are uncomfortable providing...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-13-2007, 04:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,829
Posted By Berliner BMW
Wow!

That is an amazing deal. Did you buy in Atlanta and if so where? I am ready to purchase but can't find anyone willing to even come close. Thanks.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-15-2007, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By Berliner BMW
Any reason for this? BMW will sell all of the...

Any reason for this? BMW will sell all of the 2007's regardless - I want to negotiate a deal and lock in a date but not before I know what the possiblities are. Dealers have been quiet, so not sure...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-12-2007, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By Berliner BMW
Want to buy a 2008 X5

I am ready to pull the trigger on on an 08 X5 3.0 but can't locate any reliable information on options, prices and timeline. Would be grateful if a someone could provide factual information...
Forum: European Delivery 07-01-2007, 04:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,716
Posted By Berliner BMW
I think you are out of luck unless you take you...

I think you are out of luck unless you take you car through an automatic car wash - which I don't recommend in Germany. Incidentally, I think this is one of the most overlooked aspects of ED...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-17-2007, 06:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 360
Posted By Berliner BMW
2004 325i For Sale

Selling this car for my Airborne/Ranger buddy who had to deploy back to Afghanistan/Iraq for the third time. Car obviously hasn't been getting much use lately and so rather than store it, he wants...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,642
Posted By Berliner BMW
Hi Adrian - a few questions. -Are there any...

Hi Adrian - a few questions.

-Are there any incentives for 24/15K programs?
-While any help from BMW is appreciated, keeping the MF above 5% is not much of a break! Do you anticipate any...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-09-2006, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,105
Posted By Berliner BMW
I've had several ask if the car was used for...

I've had several ask if the car was used for commuting and the answer is absolutely not. For the last two years it has sat in the garage during the week and only comes out during beautiful weather...
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