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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By VDPHB
You have room to negotiate the MF, which is...

You have room to negotiate the MF, which is marked up from .00132. Otherwise, the selling price is a good one and this is a 6MT, so rare unless you order.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-15-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 20,167
Posted By VDPHB
Whoa, Take it a notch down BobRae. I didn't...

Whoa,

Take it a notch down BobRae. I didn't say it was the ONLY reason why I buy BMWs and refer people to the brand, but it is "one reason" why I have.

I'm not sure how long you've been with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-09-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 20,167
Posted By VDPHB
I stand corrected, I did purchase the upgrade to...

I stand corrected, I did purchase the upgrade to 6/100 then.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-09-2016, 12:11 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 20,167
Posted By VDPHB
My 2000 E46 had 4/50 Full Maintenance and the...

My 2000 E46 had 4/50 Full Maintenance and the MY2015 non-transferability was the first real change that I'm aware of.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-06-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 20,167
Posted By VDPHB
Thanks for sharing, this is disappointing, but...

Thanks for sharing, this is disappointing, but not surprising given their sales success and the lack of similar programs from Audi, Lexus and Mercedes. Seems as if they're scaling it to match. Since...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,547
Posted By VDPHB
Thanks, actually just had the software updated...

Thanks, actually just had the software updated today and BMW Connected is now working. It took them a few hours. I still have to call Sirius to reactivate though since that got wiped/went dead...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-04-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By VDPHB
ED does mean more time at the port because the ED...

ED does mean more time at the port because the ED cars are processed as individual cars through US customs, they are not approved en masse like new cars. They must go through US customs first, then...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-03-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By VDPHB
^^^^^ My ship landed on October 27th in Port...

^^^^^ My ship landed on October 27th in Port Hueneme and it arrived at my dealer on November 17th. The VPC has been backed up and on top of that, your car has to clear customs unlike non ED cars. If...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-24-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,908
Posted By VDPHB
Interesting thing today, I brought my car into my...

Interesting thing today, I brought my car into my dealer for the Connected Drive software update (dealer didn't have it yet) and saw my CA. She was surprised to see me back since I just took...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-24-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,770
Posted By VDPHB
An indicated 153 MPH (so likely 150) on the...

An indicated 153 MPH (so likely 150) on the autobahn between Frankfurt and Munich.:drive:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-24-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,547
Posted By VDPHB
I took redelivery of my car from ED on Thursday...

I took redelivery of my car from ED on Thursday last week and noticed my Connected Drive wasn't working on the drive home (never called BMW Assist) and I do have enhanced BT. I called the Genius...
Forum: European Delivery 11-20-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,374
Posted By VDPHB
Updating the original post that started this...

Updating the original post that started this thread, I took redelivery today and was very pleased to see that my curb rashed rim was either replaced or repaired. For those asking, it was a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-18-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By VDPHB
Surprisingly, it's also included with Eyesight on...

Surprisingly, it's also included with Eyesight on the Subaru WRX. Only active down to around 30-35 mph though for obvious reasons.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By VDPHB
Unfortunately, you can't order your car this way....

Unfortunately, you can't order your car this way. 6MT and active cruise control are mutually exclusive options.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-03-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,029
Posted By VDPHB
Yes, fixed LEDs are standard on the 340i.

Yes, fixed LEDs are standard on the 340i.
Forum: European Delivery 11-01-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,374
Posted By VDPHB
Russ650i - Thanks for the update on your...

Russ650i - Thanks for the update on your redelivery. That's disappointing to hear that it didn't get repaired, I should have my car in the next couple weeks and will report back as well.
Forum: European Delivery 10-27-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By VDPHB
The Glorious Leader (aka Kim Jong Un) just docked...

The Glorious Leader (aka Kim Jong Un) just docked at Port Hueneme a few minutes ago.
Forum: European Delivery 10-25-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,638
Posted By VDPHB
That's great news, fingers crossed my news will...

That's great news, fingers crossed my news will be the same when it's redelivered.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-17-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By VDPHB
From my understand it's the HPFP priming.

From my understand it's the HPFP priming.
Forum: European Delivery 10-07-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,656
Posted By VDPHB
It's 20 euro for 750MB and 300 minutes. I...

It's 20 euro for 750MB and 300 minutes. I traveled through Germany, Austria, France, Luxembourg, Czech Republic and Denmark with it. You can upgrade to another 500MB for 9 euro, which is worth it....
Forum: European Delivery 10-07-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,656
Posted By VDPHB
For my ED, I used my Verizon phone (all Verizon...

For my ED, I used my Verizon phone (all Verizon 4G phones are unlocked) and purchased an Ortel sim card in Munich and signed up for their Cross plan, which allows roaming data in several countries....
Forum: European Delivery 10-01-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,253
Posted By VDPHB
I used the car wash across the street from the...

I used the car wash across the street from the hotel a couple weeks ago and it's an excellent car wash, better than any automated one I've seen here in the US.

I can't speak to Uber from that...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-17-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,089
Posted By VDPHB
In your scenario, when the clutch is released, I...

In your scenario, when the clutch is released, I believe you're correct, there is no way the revs can be limited.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-17-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,089
Posted By VDPHB
Usually, fuel is cut off to the injectors to...

Usually, fuel is cut off to the injectors to limit revs, so I would think that would be what keeps the engine from overreving. Which is another wonder of electronic throttles.
Forum: European Delivery 09-15-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 15,295
Posted By VDPHB
That's great news, thank you! I'm currently on my...

That's great news, thank you! I'm currently on my ED trip and am thinking about heading to the Nurburgring before drop-off in Munich...
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