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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,039
Posted By Crmgr
I used BMW all weather rubber mats for winter in...

I used BMW all weather rubber mats for winter in the past and they were OK. Rubber mats however, don't cover some areas to prevent salt from staining the carpet. This year for my 2014 535XI M-Sport...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By Crmgr
Kick is hit or miss. Left to right sweep always...

Kick is hit or miss. Left to right sweep always works for me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,927
Posted By Crmgr
Bummer. I had a shopping cart skim my two...

Bummer. I had a shopping cart skim my two passenger doors last spring. Jet Black lease only two months old. Had experience with the dealer's paint shop on my last 535 M-Sport and they did an...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-11-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,231
Posted By Crmgr
BMW Financial sets the residual and in most cases...

BMW Financial sets the residual and in most cases it's an inflated number in order to get you into the car at a lower payment. Reason it would cost you more to buy at lease end than it would to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-26-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,770
Views: 230,177
Posted By Crmgr
You're aware that the Excellence is a summer only...

You're aware that the Excellence is a summer only tire, right? That being said, it's hard to compare with the LS2 because an all-season is a compromise trying to be a one tire for all seasons and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-27-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,113
Posted By Crmgr
BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late...

BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late 2013 or early 2014. I had the second level battery warning message come up back in January during that Polar Vortex spell of cold weather. My dealer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 843
Posted By Crmgr
Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a...

Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a combination highway/city driving. Still had tread left, but bought a new set going into winter. No bubbles or other problems after close to 45,000...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,770
Views: 230,177
Posted By Crmgr
That is unbelievable. I thought the supply...

That is unbelievable. I thought the supply problem was fixed, since Tire Rack has had them in stock for the last couple of years. Did see now estimated availability is December! Gave them a call...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 822
Posted By Crmgr
No, that's how it works. You can drive it all...

No, that's how it works. You can drive it all day as long as you don't turn it off. There is however, a large message on the screen with a picture of a key to remind you it's not present, so it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,759
Posted By Crmgr
I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you...

I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you should get a free loaner with no strings attached. I've never heard of a dealer putting a hold on a CC for a loaner. I mean, even if you were out of...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-07-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,522
Posted By Crmgr
You signed a contract and the car is yours. When...

You signed a contract and the car is yours. When a deal hits our funding and the dealer makes an error, we'll shortfund the deal. Just means the dealer will eat the error. May mean he just makes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,002
Posted By Crmgr
Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop....

Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop. The crease might present a problem, but I've seen them do some pretty fantastic work. Just went through painting two of my doors on my new F10. My...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 709
Posted By Crmgr
Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on...

Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on my third 535 and all have had the same problem. My current is four months old and I can see them starting to form. Like you said however, they are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By Crmgr
Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the...

Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the smell that they think all they have to do is open a window and no one will notice. I was in a loaner the other day and even thought they pulled the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By Crmgr
That does suck. Looks like you were parked...

That does suck. Looks like you were parked downtown. Some people just can't stand others having nice things. I was talking to my insurance agent the other day because I had some paint damage in a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,679
Posted By Crmgr
Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked...

Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked way out in left field. A storm rolled through with 50 MPH winds and blew a shopping cart clear across the lot scrapping the side of my passenger...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,200
Posted By Crmgr
I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts...

I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts Department told you they were ordering BMW OEM glass and they outsourced it for the same price. You should also have been given the option if the OEM glass...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,078
Posted By Crmgr
Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to...

Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to place you in one the lender's credit tiers. You can have a 700 plus score with a BestBuy card for $1,000.00 and a $500.00 secured credit card. Big...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,589
Posted By Crmgr
I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized...

I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized American Optical Pilot sunglasses right off their site. You can also get them from amazon and other retailers. They sell both polarized and non-polarized....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-09-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 32,026
Posted By Crmgr
I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting...

I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting the end of the button to the side of the graphic. Just realized how stupid that sounds. Why can't BMW design a graphic that doesn't wear out?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-06-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,205
Posted By Crmgr
I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for...

I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for another lease. My residual was $37K. Dealer paid BMW Financial $32K and had it listed on his lot as a CPR for $40K. Usually better off buying it back from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 471
Posted By Crmgr
My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little...

My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little softer than my 2011 with the same option. Comfort seems softer than my old normal, not as jarring, especially over small potholes and freeway...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 471
Posted By Crmgr
My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little...

My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little softer than my 2011 with the same option. Comfort seems softer than my old normal, not as jarring, especially over small potholes and freeway...
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