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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-07-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By nsequitur
Yup that's the one. Found it at...

Yup that's the one. Found it at http://www.ecstuning.com/ES168940/ (links right to the part, should another user find this thread years from now and benefit).
Under $17 with shipping - not a bad...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-07-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By nsequitur
OH: We may have a winner from that first link: ...

OH: We may have a winner from that first link:
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=FR13-USA-02_2009_F10_BMW_528i&diagId=61_2218#61346904008

I'll have to back out to see if this is for a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By nsequitur
I can't locate the 12V in ANY of the drawings in...

I can't locate the 12V in ANY of the drawings in the link, that's the problem (if I could, I could order the part).
The 12V is inside the trunk on the rear wall below where the trunk closes (very...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By nsequitur
the 12V charger in the trunk

[I bet a few of you didn't even know there IS one - public service]

Ok, well i DO know that I have one, and I broke it. The electrical aspects of it work fine, but I broke the trim that keeps it...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 07-22-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
Yup: $42K ...

Yup: $42K

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=710396

I ended up losing patience and buying a fisker karma, but still looking at this as a second vehicle. If that price holds it...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 05-11-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
I'm also hoping for an ED, flexible dates, but...

I'm also hoping for an ED, flexible dates, but realize the trip would be much more geographically constrained given my opposition to the range-extender option.

Reading the fine print in the...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 05-07-2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
You beat me to the post! Also at...

You beat me to the post! Also at http://www.autonews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20130506/OEM04/305069973/bmw-plans-to-price-i3-near-3-series#axzz2SYWfDtCI

Yes, the Autoblog source puts the...
Forum: European Delivery 04-16-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,208
Posted By nsequitur
Thanks for pointing this out - I'm contemplating...

Thanks for pointing this out - I'm contemplating an ED for December 2013, and after reading your post I'm researching the board on the topic of winter tires.
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
A couple more reports today citing a 35K Euro...

A couple more reports today citing a 35K Euro price (which translates to approximately $45K), though its unknown if this is inclusive of tax credits. Also the articles don't cite any sources, so...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 03-19-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
The loaner car concept is also described in this...

The loaner car concept is also described in this edmunds article today:
http://www.edmunds.com/car-news/2014-bmw-i3-gas-loaner-program-to-ease-range-concerns.html

More importantly, the article...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
Geneva Auto Show indications

Getting so frustrated I called BMWUSA last week, not daring to hope for pricing, but at least to know WHEN pricing would be announced. i3 is supposed to be SOLD in 2013, that means BUILT in about 6...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 12-05-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
From Torque News, the estimate is $50K. Hope...

From Torque News, the estimate is $50K.
Hope they are wrong - who is going to pay $50K for an i3 when you can practically get a full-sized Tesla S for that price?
Not I. Thinking of getting a...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 11-29-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,096
Posted By nsequitur
Yup, lots of info. Just not: When: can I buy...

Yup, lots of info. Just not:
When: can I buy it, or even make a deposit?
How: will it be sold (online or dealer)?
Where: can I get it (Euro Delivery? With a discount?)

... oh yeah, and WHAT'S...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 11-29-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
Several news stories out today (referencing the...

Several news stories out today (referencing the LA auto show debut of the i3 coupe) mention an all-electric range of 100 miles, with an optional range extender taking total to 200 miles.
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 11-29-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
Well, lots of news from the 2013 show, but the...

Well, lots of news from the 2013 show, but the what/where/when/how and price are still unanswered.
This car will literally be on the road one year from today, and I still don't know where to put...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 11-20-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,809
Posted By nsequitur
Fisker just can't seem to catch a break,...

Fisker just can't seem to catch a break, honestly.

First all their press is bad press, with 2 spontaneously combusing in driveways.
Then Romney/Ryan call them "a loser" in 3 out of 4...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 11-20-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
Still so little news!

The world tour well underway, now in NYC (the only US stop), there is still agonizingly little details on price or appearance.

One German news source put the price at $44-50K on our side of the...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 09-06-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,043
Posted By nsequitur
Ya think?

The article has links to the show car together with this spy shot, and I have to say I can't agree that it looks anything like the concept. I mean, I know that concepts are just that, but everything...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
When I found that link, I thought it was weeks...

When I found that link, I thought it was weeks old, but now realize it is over 1 YEAR old. More recent link describing potential developmental delays is here:...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 05-26-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
This car and driver blog post is a good lead: ...

This car and driver blog post is a good lead:
http://blog.caranddriver.com/electric-bmw-i3-to-start-at-35k-have-150-hp-and-160-mile-range/

It it's $35k PRE-tax credit (net $28.5) that would be...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 05-20-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,915
Posted By nsequitur
i3: what will it cost?

http://s1.bimmerfest.com/gallery/BMW-i3-Concept-Coupe/medium/BMW-i3-Concept-Coupe-009.jpg

"They" keep saying it will come out in 2013, so let's assume it's a 2014 model year, and that it comes out...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,466
Posted By nsequitur
Needsdecaf: You have the same model car and looks...

Needsdecaf: You have the same model car and looks like you researched the issue.
Looks like a booster is the only option, but the way ConsumerReports or the Feds are always forcing recalls, it is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,466
Posted By nsequitur
Thanks for the links Judy. A booster is probably...

Thanks for the links Judy. A booster is probably the only option, but one I wanted to avoid because:
1. Those things ruin a nice leather seat
2. We use the car with our kids infrequently

I can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,466
Posted By nsequitur
Help: Rear seat belt holder for child passengers?

I have a 5 and 7 year old. They are too big for car seats, but if they sit in the rear of our 528, the belt is across their neck or face - obviously not safe. In other cars (like a Lexus RX350),...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-19-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,789
Posted By nsequitur
Any others (especially in east Florida - Miami to...

Any others (especially in east Florida - Miami to vero beach)?
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