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Old 10-09-2012, 09:54 AM
tampamark tampamark is online now
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Originally Posted by avoiceoreason View Post

I should have asked them if their sales reps routinely offer a battery tender as an option. "By the way Ms. Jones, unless you commute via the interstate for greater than 30 minutes daily, you do realize your $100k car won't actually work unless you plug it into the wall with one of these handy devices!" German engineering indeed.
Do you feel like you own a Chevy Volt at times? We should start a commercial about how we only have to plug in once or twice a week and how cool and environmental we are. Wait, our car isn't electric, it is just electrically challenged!

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Originally Posted by houbmw-cm View Post
My favorite comment by someone here about the "smart" system, was something along the lines of, "if it so smart, why can't it figure out when the battery was changed" GRIN. Come to think of it I had my system reset and software updated at BMW not too long ago.
haha, that is my quote!!! During one of my "BMW over-engineering rant sessions"!

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Last edited by tampamark; 10-09-2012 at 09:56 AM.
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