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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-02-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,124
Posted By mclaren
There is no longer any difference in price to the...

There is no longer any difference in price to the dealer if he sells it back to the original lessee or someone else.


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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-28-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By mclaren
1) Porsche 911 on bucket list 2) 650 too big...

1) Porsche 911 on bucket list
2) 650 too big for my tastes
3) Add a quart of oil popped up every 2,500 miles
4) Read some threads you guys posted about engine malfunctions and I'm not having that.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-26-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By mclaren
Hey, I traded my 650 for a Porsche 911 today ( added picture )

It's white with black interior and most of the options. Standard trans. I'll try an get a picture or 2 soon ( if that's even legal on this site ). :rofl:
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-14-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,532
Posted By mclaren
There is a buyout price which you can get on...

There is a buyout price which you can get on BMWFS.com. That number is approximately the residual plus ( # lease payments remaining * Depreciation part of the lease payment ) plus tax. For example on...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-14-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,128
Posted By mclaren
+1 What Quackbury said is good advice, it works...

+1 What Quackbury said is good advice, it works well with SAs too.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 12-05-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 991
Posted By mclaren
I had the 1980 BMW 633csi, there was nothing like...

I had the 1980 BMW 633csi, there was nothing like it until a new mustang came out which copied it.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 11-02-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,901
Posted By mclaren
I like BSD but there are many ways it could be...

I like BSD but there are many ways it could be better implemented. Lane departure is just a slight vibration in the steering wheel which is fine and if you don't like it turn it you can turn it off.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 11-02-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,310
Posted By mclaren
I have had to add a quart at 2,500, 5,000, and...

I have had to add a quart at 2,500, 5,000, and 7,000 miles. I'm a conservative driver generally but I do floor it in sport mode occasionally.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-27-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,377
Posted By mclaren
Did you get the written good for 7 days quote ? ...

Did you get the written good for 7 days quote ?
It takes 15 minutes and is an exact quote, not 35-38k.
Those sales guys don't know anything.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-26-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,377
Posted By mclaren
My 650 has the same engine and you should know...

My 650 has the same engine and you should know that about every 2,500 miles it tells me to add a quart of oil. It's not just my car, everybody has this problem. I keep a couple of quarts in the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-26-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,894
Posted By mclaren
According to 2addicts.com msrp is $44,025.

According to 2addicts.com msrp is $44,025.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-26-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,305
Posted By mclaren
A BMW dealer I know buys a ton of cars at "BMW...

A BMW dealer I know buys a ton of cars at "BMW dealer only" auctions. I think they are brass hat cars, i.e.. cars driven by BMW employees. They buy them right and can sell or lease them relatively...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-24-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 673
Posted By mclaren
ppi = pre-purchase inspection.

ppi = pre-purchase inspection.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-17-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 412
Posted By mclaren
Pushed SOS button, got loud static, then ...

Then you're screwed. I couldn't hear them and they couldn't hear me, and the idrive system is dead. You cannot terminate the call. I called assist on a cell phone and got "all agents are assisting...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-16-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By mclaren
There are 2 steering wheel options if you choose...

There are 2 steering wheel options if you choose the cold weather package. The default is heated. The other is wood for $800. Neither is relevant if you don't choose the cold weather package.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-14-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,261
Posted By mclaren
I know Greg strongly believes in this product. It...

I know Greg strongly believes in this product. It is also true that it is a good thing for a CA and F&I if a customer buys it. Greg has mentioned several times that customers often expect the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-14-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,170
Posted By mclaren
It is true they can't sell it for less in Florida...

It is true they can't sell it for less in Florida because it is a regulated insurance product. I have done research on this. When I tried to buy a BMW extended warranty at a discount from an out of...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-14-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 732
Posted By mclaren
Rough life ! Beautiful car, congrats.

Rough life ! Beautiful car, congrats.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-09-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,304
Posted By mclaren
I saw those on a black 550i at a dealer yesterday...

I saw those on a black 550i at a dealer yesterday in S Orlando. They looked good and $3600 is a great price.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-09-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 767
Posted By mclaren
Yes if you shop by size but I shopped by vehicle....

Yes if you shop by size but I shopped by vehicle. I'm done with this.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-09-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By mclaren
The Bridgestone RE760 are Ultra High Perf Summer....

The Bridgestone RE760 are Ultra High Perf Summer. I installed 245/35-20 and 275/30-20 which are the front and rear oem sizes respectively. They cost $1111.82 out the door at Costco.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-07-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By mclaren
Bridgestone RE760

Today I got the Bridgestone RE760s installed at Costco. A big difference in ride and road noise compared to the Dunlop RFTs. Granted it was the 1st day but I really like them so far. I think for...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-07-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 767
Posted By mclaren
No, you can specify whether you want to include...

No, you can specify whether you want to include runflats, exclude runflats, or show only runflats. When you search by vehicle it shows everything. Try it.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-05-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 767
Posted By mclaren
http://www.tirerack.com/tires/TireSearchResults.js...

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/TireSearchResults.jsp?tireIndex=2&autoMake=BMW&autoYear=2013&autoModel=650i+Coupe&autoModClar=M+Sport+Package&frontWidth=245%2F&frontRatio=35&frontDiameter=20&frontSortCo...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-04-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 767
Posted By mclaren
Michelin SS is what I wanted but they don't make...

Michelin SS is what I wanted but they don't make it in my size.
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