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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-28-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Posted By miata13
Winter Tire Strategy For Leased Vehicle?

Am approaching our first winter here the Midwest in our F31. Vehicle has o.e. Pirelli P7 Run Flat All Seasons in the "square" 225-45-18" size. For previous owned vehicles, I've always purchased...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-28-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By miata13
Well....I've never heard of anyone (other than...

Well....I've never heard of anyone (other than BMW in the owner's manual !) NOT recommending tire rotation. The tire manufacturers themselves recommend it.

I just rotated my "square" Pirelli O.E....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-27-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,208
Posted By miata13
And I Love Your's !! ;) ED plus PCD was...

And I Love Your's !! ;)

ED plus PCD was great...some 5,700 miles on our's now including trip to O'Fest in Colorado.
Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,474
Posted By miata13
Thanks again ExPilot for your update...we too did...

Thanks again ExPilot for your update...we too did the PCD delivery with a drive thru the "Dragon" and related roads along with a stop in Bowling Green. We were pressed for time so did not see the...
Forum: European Delivery 07-08-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 157,033
Posted By miata13
I may not know today what will replace my current...

I may not know today what will replace my current BMW at lease-end...but I DO know I will seek out Rolf when the time comes for ED#2!

As drstein has said...he's more than a taxi driver, but a...
Forum: European Delivery 07-01-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,864
Posted By miata13
Great photos and awesome vehicle...enjoy the rest...

Great photos and awesome vehicle...enjoy the rest of your ED experience!
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,340
Posted By miata13
Mine was exactly the same experience for our...

Mine was exactly the same experience for our re-delivery June 2nd.

For those who live in a state requiring a front license plate, I found an excellent one here (no affiliation; just a very well...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-30-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,015
Posted By miata13
Our's was parked right out front as it was a busy...

Our's was parked right out front as it was a busy delivery day...definitely couldn't miss it as we arrived!!! The drive back through the Tail of the Dragon was amazing. Since redelivery, it's been...
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,123
Posted By miata13
Alternative Front Licence Plate Mounting....

I also live in a state that requires both front and rear license plates. I retained my Euro front plate and purchased a mounting bracket here: ...
Forum: European Delivery 06-19-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By miata13
At ED order, I was asked only to provide proof of...

At ED order, I was asked only to provide proof of insurance; NOT specific insurance for the ordered ED car. I did make sure to have my new car added to my policy and had hard copy proof of that...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-06-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 932
Posted By miata13
I took re-delivery of our F31 June 2nd..asked...

I took re-delivery of our F31 June 2nd..asked about the book..they were "aware of it" but could not locate it.....

Great job on the re-delivery....exercises and vehicle orientation plus royal...
Forum: European Delivery 05-29-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,474
Posted By miata13
Expilot - Have the same idea ED +PCD....we did...

Expilot - Have the same idea ED +PCD....we did our ED 3/17 over spring break; drop-off was in Munich 3/22. Caught an early ship 4/1 and the F31 landed in Brunswick 4/20 and I was offered first...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-28-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,349
Posted By miata13
Mrjoeed - just got same day confirmation from...

Mrjoeed - just got same day confirmation from Spartanburg...I'll get the full new vehicle intro. Thanks much for the info! Leave Saturday for my cross country PCD trip..will be great to see/drive...
Forum: European Delivery 05-28-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 51,854
Posted By miata13
Love the color selections..hope you find more...

Love the color selections..hope you find more favorable "top down" weather!
Forum: European Delivery 05-25-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By miata13
You're going to have an extra special "Memorial...

You're going to have an extra special "Memorial Day" !!! :thumbup:
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-22-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,349
Posted By miata13
Mrjoed2 - I'll be picking up my ED F31 June 2nd...

Mrjoed2 - I'll be picking up my ED F31 June 2nd at PCD.....info I received said ED cars DO NOT get the delivery specialist orientation as that was done with the ED in Munich.

I agree with you...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-03-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,656
Posted By miata13
I just got same letter Tuesday for our confirmed...

I just got same letter Tuesday for our confirmed June 2nd re-delivery

Anybody know when " early summer" 2014 is ??? :dunno:
Forum: European Delivery 05-02-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 51,854
Posted By miata13
Looks great Expilot! We just got confirmation...

Looks great Expilot! We just got confirmation of our Performance Center Redelivery date of June 2nd..Woo Hoo! Soon we'll be driving our F31 M-Sport once again!
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-20-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 429
Posted By miata13
Elektra Just Docked in Brunswick!

The Elektra which is carrying our ED 328i xDrive M-Sport Touring, just docked in Brunswick after its trip from Bremerhaven..with a few stops in between. Happy Easter indeed!

Now the wait for...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-19-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,680
Posted By miata13
:roundel:The Elektra left NYC and is currently...

:roundel:The Elektra left NYC and is currently near Charleston, SC headed towards Brunswick, GA final destination before its trip to Spartanburg for my ED "re-delivery".

Does anyone know, after...
Forum: European Delivery 04-18-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By miata13
We too stayed at the Hotel Sonne our first night...

We too stayed at the Hotel Sonne our first night after delivery..and used the same underground parking. Enjoyed dinner at the hotel's restaurant as well. I'd stay there again if the "opportunity"...
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 581
Posted By miata13
We did exactly the same first 3 day itinerary and...

We did exactly the same first 3 day itinerary and enjoyed it immensely. Rolf was a very welcome site after our bungled flight plans. Our ED Delivery Specialist, Wolfgang Voss..who's featured in...
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By miata13
We spent our drop-off night at the Kempinski last...

We spent our drop-off night at the Kempinski last month....can't imagine what a "refurbishment" would be...pretty much an "over the top" hotel in my experience. It's pricey but so convenient to...
Forum: European Delivery 04-04-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 36,710
Posted By miata13
Am on the Elektra now headed to Zeebruge. 4/21...

Am on the Elektra now headed to Zeebruge. 4/21 arrival date in Brunswick... Then PCD re-delivery
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-02-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By miata13
Thanks...that tells me to gently "remind" him of...

Thanks...that tells me to gently "remind" him of my ship's schedule so that the "notice" doesn't "linger" in his incoming mail.....O'Fest in the new Touring will be a tight fit I'm afraid....
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