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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-27-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,052
Posted By miked112
You'll never see the manual in a wagon again...

You'll never see the manual in a wagon again unfortunately - I don't think they sold more than 50 E61 6MTs\year.:cry:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-18-2009, 05:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,888
Posted By miked112
No, never got it fixed.

No, never got it fixed.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,888
Posted By miked112
08 535xit, same issue. Dealer tried hard to fix...

08 535xit, same issue. Dealer tried hard to fix it, replacing the entire antenna assembly at one point; I would agree that it's a design problem specific to the wagon.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2008, 08:27 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,923
Posted By miked112
Agree with all of the above, wouldn't change a...

Agree with all of the above, wouldn't change a thing.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,451
Posted By miked112
I'll join in: 6MT (though not technically an...

I'll join in:

6MT (though not technically an option) - for me an absolute must; the manual is a perfect match with this great engine
Logic 7 - I get the high-end audio by default in all my cars...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2008, 04:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 786
Posted By miked112
Not even a question for me; I waited until the...

Not even a question for me; I waited until the 6MT was available to order my 08 535xiT and could not be happier. There is no "family car" more involving and fun to drive IMO.



Same here....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-14-2008, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,296
Posted By miked112
I have it with L7...I don't know how it is on the...

I have it with L7...I don't know how it is on the base system but with L7 it's not great. As another poster said the compression artifacts are pretty apparent on the high end and the low end lacks...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-14-2008, 05:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,296
Posted By miked112
Exactly. I decided at the last minute to get HD...

Exactly. I decided at the last minute to get HD radio my 535xi in addition to Sirius; I've never had either before. In general, HD is OK....the sound is definitely better than standard FM and better,...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 02-11-2008, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 650
Posted By miked112
I decided at the last minute to get it in my...

I decided at the last minute to get it in my 535xi. In general, it's OK....the sound is definitely better than standard FM and better, IMO, than satellite radio which sounds more compressed to me...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,356
Posted By miked112
That was exactly it, thanks.

That was exactly it, thanks.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,356
Posted By miked112
Same here...the service guys said that there was...

Same here...the service guys said that there was no new part number for the cable or revision that they could see in their system but they gave me a new cable and it works perfectly; thanks very very...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2008, 06:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,356
Posted By miked112
Thanks, I'll check. I don't think it gave me the...

Thanks, I'll check. I don't think it gave me the option but maybe that has changed with the latest iPhone update.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2008, 05:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,356
Posted By miked112
I have an iPod classic, a few months old with the...

I have an iPod classic, a few months old with the latest firmware etc. It doesn't seem to take a charge and worse, doesn't seem to turn off when the car is off, so if I leave it in the car at the end...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-15-2007, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,106
Posted By miked112
Euro delivery lease residual\MSRP

Came to terms today on a Euro delivery 5-series lease. Just one issue...the rep was adamant that Euro delivery MSRP, and not US MSRP, is used in calculating residual. The Wiki and many posts in this...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-02-2007, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,103
Posted By miked112
Great, I want to take ED in Oct\early Nov so...

Great, I want to take ED in Oct\early Nov so looks like it's time to lock in...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-01-2007, 03:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,103
Posted By miked112
Same buy rate for the 535s? Thanks

Same buy rate for the 535s?

Thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2007, 06:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By miked112
I guess that means US delivery around...

I guess that means US delivery around December...when can dealers start taking orders for Sept production?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2007, 02:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,081
Posted By miked112
BMW knows that anyone getting a manual in a...

BMW knows that anyone getting a manual in a 5-series is not doing so to save the $1400; they are doing it because they prefer a manual. So no reason from their perspective to effectively give manual...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2007, 02:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By miked112
It does, but it also says that for the 535i and...

It does, but it also says that for the 535i and xi sedans, and in the pricing guide it says that the 535i and xi will come with 6MT standard starting 9\07 production. It's just not clear whether that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By miked112
Pretty much exactly what I will be getting,...

Pretty much exactly what I will be getting, except space grey instead of blue. That was the final piece that caused me to decide to wait for the 08, we saw space grey on the 3 series and really liked...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2007, 10:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By miked112
I had an Audi Allroad 6MT wagon and you're right,...

I had an Audi Allroad 6MT wagon and you're right, try to trade it or sell it locally and you have no shot. But there was actually a pretty strong online market for them; because they are so rare they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2007, 03:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By miked112
08 535xiT with manual?

Apologies if this has been asked and answered but I have searched the threads and read the docs and it's not clear...I know that it will be available on the sedan, but will the 5 series Touring be...
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