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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-09-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,788
Posted By zgt88
Wife picked the imperial blue at first and placed...

Wife picked the imperial blue at first and placed the order last year, I changed it to Black Sapphire at the last minute. they all look great but whenever I look at the imperial blue, I was looking...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-09-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Hahahaa. They will give you a crapy car as a...

Hahahaa. They will give you a crapy car as a loaner for a day then you will be more than glad to pay them to get your baby back. Have a coin jar for battery, another one for tires, another one for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-09-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Update-Update-Update...got the car back this...

Update-Update-Update...got the car back this afternoon. The initial warning was misleading as it turns out to be, there was never a problem with the battery. I was told yesterday that it was an...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-08-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By zgt88
Congrats! We ordered our's around this time last...

Congrats! We ordered our's around this time last year and got the car on December 22nd as our X-mas present. Still excited about the car. Jet black is a nice but again as you know it's hard to keep...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-08-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Dropped off the car today instead of in the...

Dropped off the car today instead of in the morning. All the information is in the key fob, so as soon as they put the fob in the cradle they can tell what the problem is. In my case, the error is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2011, 01:04 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Called the dealer this morning to bring the car...

Called the dealer this morning to bring the car in on Wednesday. However, they said it may or may not be covered under the warranty depending on the issue. I am not going to argue with them over the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-06-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
I knew I shouldn't use this as my backup power...

I knew I shouldn't use this as my backup power specially for that cup of good coffee.. Lol
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-06-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Thanks for the note "decaf". I plan to call the...

Thanks for the note "decaf". I plan to call the dealer tomorrow just to get a feel what they will say.

To Emilner, I (wife does not care much) also wanted to get the 550ix in four years. At least...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-06-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Wife uses the car every other day, not short...

Wife uses the car every other day, not short trips but stop and go traffic as that is our daily life living in the DC area. I just don't understands that we have had other cars where I don't need to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-06-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,095
Posted By zgt88
Vehicle battery needs to be replaced on a 10 months old car????

We have the 535ix purchased last year in December so it's been 10 months with 9000 miles. Wife drives the car most of the time but when I took the car out today, I get an warning says "You may still...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-26-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,121
Posted By zgt88
Ouch! I can hear the scratch as I am there with...

Ouch! I can hear the scratch as I am there with you...dark color cars is not my first option to begin with even though they look nice but too much maintenance to keep them clean. I have always had...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-26-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,121
Posted By zgt88
New 535ix with a dent and some scratches. Not happy!

We took delivery of our 535ix in December 2 days before X-mas. The car has 3000 miles on it since. Wife drives to and from work couple of days a week. Car runs great and we are very happy with it. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,209
Posted By zgt88
Picked up our 535xi 2 days before Xmas

We picked up our 2011 535xi 2 days before X-mas. We couldn't make it to the PDC for deliver but we might do a post visit in March. Few pictures are attached

We are still in the break-in period so...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
We drove the 535i before we tried the Lexus GS...

We drove the 535i before we tried the Lexus GS AW. You are right, like I also stated in my original post, there is no comparison itís two different worlds. I was sold at first glance. However, when I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-08-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,894
Posted By zgt88
I am also thinking of ordering the invisible mask...

I am also thinking of ordering the invisible mask for my car coming in December. I am still debating whether or not I will cover the whole hood or just partial. The partial does show a line when you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-05-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,754
Posted By zgt88
This is a good point. We are absolutely,...

This is a good point. We are absolutely, definitely getting the tire insurance at time of delivery. I know there are many posts here that are kinda against getting the tire insurance but to me is a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-05-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
Newbimmermd, thanks for providing such detailed...

Newbimmermd, thanks for providing such detailed information. My car is currently in production and the color and options have been updated, they are correct now. The other good news is that we may be...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
Thanks Markl53. I did call the dealer today, the...

Thanks Markl53. I did call the dealer today, the official order form is indicated as Black Sapphire Metallic so I am not that concerned. However, the options I ordered were corrected today (as they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
I changed the color from Imperial Blue to Black...

I changed the color from Imperial Blue to Black Sapphire Metallic at the last minute. Imperial Blue is a confusing color, I was looking for black in the blue which I can't find so talked to the wife...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-31-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,603
Posted By zgt88
Are the seats black or light color for the...

Are the seats black or light color for the Oyster/Black interior. We also debated on that until we found couple of pictures online that the seats are lighter colors which we didn't want. I love the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-31-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
Why is it so hard on the color??? I was so...

Why is it so hard on the color??? I was so certain about getting the Alpine white but wife liked the Imperial Blue as they had one on display at the dealer. We went to the dealer again today took...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-30-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
Thanks Baloo588, we did test drive the GS350 AWD...

Thanks Baloo588, we did test drive the GS350 AWD few weeks ago. Yes they are great cars...untill you have tried the Bimmer. I am not sure about the color that we ordered for the 535xi, I guess I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-30-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,945
Posted By zgt88
2011 535Xi Ordered- the wait is on

New to the forum and freshmen to BMW; we have always been Toyota owners since 1993. We recently got really bored with the Toyotas even though I still think they are nice and reliable cars after all...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-30-2010, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By zgt88
2011 535Xi Ordered- the wait is on

New to the forum and freshmen to BMW; we have always been Toyota owners since 1993. We recently got really bored with the Toyotas even though I still think they are nice and reliable cars after all...
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