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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-10-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 876
Posted By 1STBimmer
I agree, but some 'higher up' thought they could...

I agree, but some 'higher up' thought they could make an extra 0.0000129% profit f they didn't perforate the back seats. :rolleyes:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-10-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 398
Posted By 1STBimmer
Btw, if you want a close up of how Aluminum Hex...

Btw, if you want a close up of how Aluminum Hex looks like look at the first picture on the following post:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8268303&postcount=20
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-10-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,089
Posted By 1STBimmer
Thanks for the pictures. I have three small kids...

Thanks for the pictures. I have three small kids 6, 4 and 2 so the older two will be able to ride in the back with their boosters instead of having to take two cars when we all go out! Perfect.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 876
Posted By 1STBimmer
Actually the F07 used to have perforated seats...

Actually the F07 used to have perforated seats front and back, however now they only come with the front seats perforated and back are solid (a bean counter thought they would save 50cents by doing...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-09-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 398
Posted By 1STBimmer
I've not seen it either in the X5, but seen it in...

I've not seen it either in the X5, but seen it in a GT.
I'm ordering one in Carbon Black with Ivory Nappa design pkg and alum hexagon trim. I like it better than oak.

IMO Wood is more elegant,...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-08-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 294
Posted By 1STBimmer
Any luck ordering MSport + Dynamic Handling Package + 3rd row seats?

Has anyone been able to order this option combination?

I can order Xline + Dyn Handling + 3rd row seats but if I add the MSport then it drops the Dynamic Handling Pkg.

It is silly that I have...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-22-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,040
Posted By 1STBimmer
You,ve got to be kidding me.... I am having this...

You,ve got to be kidding me.... I am having this exact same problem, and just got my car back after 3 months sitting in the dealer lot because of no availability of a transfer case which was replaced...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-26-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,083
Posted By 1STBimmer
Don't get the fob on the internetz, it's useless....

Don't get the fob on the internetz, it's useless. F-series cars fobs have to be coded to the car from the factory..Unlike older cars where the car could learn the fob. My dealer asked $500 for a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,571
Posted By 1STBimmer
My 2012 550 has been sitting at the dealer for 10...

My 2012 550 has been sitting at the dealer for 10 days now for the same issue. the car 'balked' a lot when doing 40-45mph on 8th gear (between 1000 and 1500 rpm). Didn't have any lights on when i...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-26-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,107
Posted By 1STBimmer
Great color combo...does it have the uprated...

Great color combo...does it have the uprated 445HP engine on it?

I'm probably going to get a 2014 next year when my current lease expire, first car I actually want to own twice.

Btw just...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-26-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,059
Posted By 1STBimmer
Sounds like maybe you got a bad set...I am very...

Sounds like maybe you got a bad set...I am very happy with them, I've got probably 1k miles on them now, and they are much quieter than the Goodyears that came with the GT. My seat of the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-24-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,059
Posted By 1STBimmer
I got the A/S 3 and really like them. I never...

I got the A/S 3 and really like them. I never liked the GY's...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-20-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,220
Posted By 1STBimmer
Changes at the rear look good. IMO they should've...

Changes at the rear look good. IMO they should've 'thinned out' the grille at the front but I know that's a design statement (the 7er's are huuuge) I still love this car, and I like the new look of...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-15-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By 1STBimmer
Yep, dealers will do a free annual oil change as...

Yep, dealers will do a free annual oil change as part of the maintenance plan. you should change the oil every year, regardless of mileage.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-15-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,816
Posted By 1STBimmer
Look into the michelins A/S 3. they're not out...

Look into the michelins A/S 3. they're not out yet in the States, supposedly coming out in 'summer', but I think they're already available in Canada. Looks to be an excellent tire (tyre? :) ). I...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-15-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 703
Posted By 1STBimmer
there are 5 buttons that go there (I also have...

there are 5 buttons that go there (I also have only 3) HUD, LDW, BSD, Night vision and Active cruise control.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-15-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,651
Posted By 1STBimmer
I can get the car to display my texts, even read...

I can get the car to display my texts, even read them to me but can't get emails to work. Iphone 4s. latest iOS.
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 03-02-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By 1STBimmer
I've heard good things about Momentum Motorworks...

I've heard good things about Momentum Motorworks out in Pelham but have never used them myself. Usually trade mine in before the end of the warranty after a very costly e36 post warranty lesson...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,473
Posted By 1STBimmer
xDrive - problem is that they wear quickly. no...

xDrive - problem is that they wear quickly. no bubbles.

got a couple of punctures that we're repaired. still won't go with RFTs when I replace them in a few months.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By 1STBimmer
I think I added three qts in a year of service....

I think I added three qts in a year of service. 550. 11k miles.

great car. going to replace it with another one when lease is up.

now, the secret may be out, I've seen like 5 of them in a day,...
Forum: European Delivery 11-26-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 13,509
Posted By 1STBimmer
I haven't received my car yet. Will be picking it...

I haven't received my car yet. Will be picking it up next Monday @PCD! Can hardly wait any longer!

Probably will be the last one the bunch.
Forum: European Delivery 11-21-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,054
Posted By 1STBimmer
Glad you had a good experience, too bad the...

Glad you had a good experience, too bad the delivery 'specialist' was up to the occasion... Now, personally 'German + Humor' is not something that I tend to use in the same sentece but being rude and...
Forum: European Delivery 11-21-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 13,509
Posted By 1STBimmer
Looks great! Glad you finally got it. I still got...

Looks great! Glad you finally got it. I still got to wait another ten days.

Hope wife and baby are doing well.
Forum: European Delivery 11-19-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 13,509
Posted By 1STBimmer
That color combo is to die for. Congrats now go...

That color combo is to die for. Congrats now go drive her like you stole it!
Forum: European Delivery 11-19-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 13,509
Posted By 1STBimmer
It sucks but sometimes it happens, DHS or DoA...

It sucks but sometimes it happens, DHS or DoA wants to do a visual inspection of the car so it takes longer to clear customs. Mine last year took a week and a half, this time it cleared customs in a...
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