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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-22-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,365
Posted By nhman
I am thinking of a similar build and debating the...

I am thinking of a similar build and debating the merit of the HUD. I need to test drive one during the day and night. Regardless, I will be getting DHP. Simply waiting for the November/December...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-22-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,365
Posted By nhman
The poster was referring to the LCD in the main...

The poster was referring to the LCD in the main instrument display (just below the speedo and tach).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-22-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,365
Posted By nhman
Nice configuration! Did you consider the Tech...

Nice configuration! Did you consider the Tech Pkg for the HUD? Do you have an estimated delivery date?
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-21-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,976
Posted By nhman
L1Trauma, do you have pictures showing the...

L1Trauma, do you have pictures showing the contrast of the exterior and interior? If so, can you post a sample (or two). I love the both colors both not sure how it would look together. The area...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-20-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By nhman
+1 Even if you factor all of the available...

+1

Even if you factor all of the available methods of lowering the monthly lease payment such as MSD, ED and available incentives, a based M4 would not be in the $700 range. Perhaps by the fourth...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-20-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,385
Posted By nhman
X, I agree with your point about the lack of...

X, I agree with your point about the lack of power when the vehicle is fully loaded. The gap would close with the addition of a tune. Though I can understand your apprehension of using this type of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-20-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,591
Posted By nhman
As a general statement, buying a car is the worst...

As a general statement, buying a car is the worst "investment" regardless of how the it is acquired (lease, financing or cash). Most cars today are reliable and can go well past 100k miles. If a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-20-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,385
Posted By nhman
Through the BMW website, I built a 28i and 35i...

Through the BMW website, I built a 28i and 35i with the same options including Premium, Nav, HK, DHP, Drivers 1, Cold and Lighting (specific to the 28i). The delta was close to $3k USD which is not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-19-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,591
Posted By nhman
If the miles remain higher relative to the...

If the miles remain higher relative to the allowed miles can be purchased through your BMWFS account. The cost is 0.20 per mile. Using your current values, the adder would be $320. Sometimes a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-17-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,591
Posted By nhman
The topic and subsequently choice of leasing vs....

The topic and subsequently choice of leasing vs. financing vs. paying cash will be debated again and again (search this site as there are many posts specific to this topic). With the rare exception,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-02-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 687
Posted By nhman
This is a good point. While the vibration could...

This is a good point. While the vibration could be attributed to an issue with the X3's in general, it's worth checking it out. I believe this X3 is from the dealership on the Cape. If so, with an...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-23-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,642
Posted By nhman
Congrats! Nice looking X3 you have there. What...

Congrats! Nice looking X3 you have there. What color interior and trim type did you opt for?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-23-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By nhman
OP, you may also want to read the post in the Ask...

OP, you may also want to read the post in the Ask a Dealer section for loaner vs. executive vehicles http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=788465. This could also apply to your situation.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-22-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,642
Posted By nhman
If your goal is to buy the next gen Q5, I would...

If your goal is to buy the next gen Q5, I would wait a year or two after the initial release. I believe this model will be built from their new facility in Mexico. Aside from the typical problems...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-22-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By nhman
Thanks for the info but the GLK's are not for me....

Thanks for the info but the GLK's are not for me. I don't like the exterior or interior. I would consider a Q5 whether 3.0T, TDI or SQ5. But Audi's lease rates are not competitive.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-21-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By nhman
Just for the sake of comparison, does anybody...

Just for the sake of comparison, does anybody know the residual based on 2 years / 15k per? I know the values will change between know and year end but I would like to run some rough numbers. ...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-21-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By nhman
Alpine300ZHP, good advice. I had read several of...

Alpine300ZHP, good advice. I had read several of your messages on this topic throughout this forum and had planned on sending you a PM specific to high mileage leasing. As previously stated, I'll...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-21-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By nhman
Thank you to all that responded. If I wanted to...

Thank you to all that responded. If I wanted to lease, taking the 15k per year and buying the miles would be the only option. Though at the current residuals, I agree, financing the vehicle would...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-20-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By nhman
I don't have any experience with the E60 or F10...

I don't have any experience with the E60 or F10 models but addressing your question on the DCT for the purpose of commuting, in my opinion, this is the preferred transmission. Simply due to the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-20-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,204
Posted By nhman
The Macan is a compelling choice for those would...

The Macan is a compelling choice for those would want performance and luxury from their SUV/SAV. Accordingly, the first year production run has already been spoken for. I suspect there will be some...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-20-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By nhman
MY15 X3 3.5i, residuals?

Can somebody provide me with the residual value for a 2015 X3 3.5i based on 15k and 20k per year? I would like to run some cost estimates based on locking into the residual and buying the remaining...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-25-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 17,845
Posted By nhman
I believe that I tested the same vehicle on...

I believe that I tested the same vehicle on Saturday afternoon/evening, it was a black/black R-design sedan. My thoughts align with your statement. My wife will be in the market for a new vehicle...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 17,845
Posted By nhman
I'll be on the road by 12pm today. Look for a...

I'll be on the road by 12pm today. Look for a red 3-series coupe traveling on I-93N. ETA to MTW, 3pm (need to stop at exit 20/Tilton for Shell gas).

Arrived back to my house from a business...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 06-09-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,909
Posted By nhman
I received an invite over a week ago. Great...

I received an invite over a week ago. Great opportunity but my schedule will not allow it. Oh well, perhaps next time.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-30-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,181
Posted By nhman
Here's the link...

Here's the link http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=989839 to the active thread about their twin-turbo kit. Though not for sale, yet, the numbers are promising.
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