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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-19-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,351
Posted By NickDi
Thumbs up M550i to get same 530HP V8 as M850i

I am reading that M550i will get the new version of the N63 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 with 530 HP and 553 lb-ft of torque from the 8 Series. That is extra 68 hp and extra 73 lb-ft of torque compared...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-16-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,978
Posted By NickDi
I have Actron CP9125 C PocketScan Code Reader. I...

I have Actron CP9125 C PocketScan Code Reader. I bought it a while ago, I do not remember from where but Amazon sells it online. It can erase the stored codes too. There are other scanners that are...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-16-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By NickDi
Before changing speakers, adjust the Equalizers...

Before changing speakers, adjust the Equalizers properly - makes a huge difference. I was also disappointed before adjusting the settings and after using the forums to make the adjustments, I am very...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-16-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,978
Posted By NickDi
I got the Check Engine light the other day and...

I got the Check Engine light the other day and immediately zoned on this post. My first suspicion was that I got the same issue many people described here. And I was right!!! Pretty busy to go to...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 12-09-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,909
Posted By NickDi
Leasing, especially a BMW, is definitely better...

Leasing, especially a BMW, is definitely better because:
- the maintenance for a BMW out of warranty is very expensive and has to be added to the TCO for the buy option which largely negates any...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-21-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 872
Posted By NickDi
I saw the new iDrive in the 8 series in person....

I saw the new iDrive in the 8 series in person. It is very nice - the screen looks brighter, with higher resolution and contrast and smoother transitions. One more reason not to keep the cars more...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-21-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By NickDi
Interesting story - a while ago BMW was putting...

Interesting story - a while ago BMW was putting the badge on the back of the cars so the car dealers can easily identify the engine size while selling the cars on the dealer car lot. The badge was a...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 11-15-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By NickDi
I had a nail going through the tire. My X6 came...

I had a nail going through the tire. My X6 came with Pirelli tires. Pirelli has 1 year road hazard warranty so the dealer replaced the tire and sent me a check when Pirelli refunded 100% of the tire...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-15-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,520
Posted By NickDi
Temperature outside is 34F and got the low...

Temperature outside is 34F and got the low coolant warning. Bought distilled water from the supermarket and in the morning mixed 50/50 BMW Antifreeze (blue) with distilled water. Both reservoirs...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-15-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,883
Posted By NickDi
Anyone using Gesture Control?

Do you find gesture control useful? Maybe I am missing something but besides impressing friends with the "coolness" factor of the feature, I do not find it very practical. Maybe if more custom...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-13-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By NickDi
You can pick your dealer - the email comes from...

You can pick your dealer - the email comes from BMW NA and you select any dealer. Note that the credit is for 1K (500 from BMW and 500 from the dealer).
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-12-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By NickDi
Yes. Looks like they are sending the emails.

Yes. Looks like they are sending the emails.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-11-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,871
Posted By NickDi
I saw the new M850i yesterday at BMW Ultimate...

I saw the new M850i yesterday at BMW Ultimate Driving Event. I did not drive it but I was able to sit inside and check out the interior. The car looks gorgeous. They say it will do 0-60 in 3.6s...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 11-11-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,813
Posted By NickDi
Negotiated my last two last deals over email and...

Negotiated my last two last deals over email and the experience was outstanding. The Internet changed the industry.
Forum: X5 G05 (2018 - Current) 11-11-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,194
Posted By NickDi
Interior first impressions

I had a chance to see in person the interior of the new X5 and I have to say, I am really impressed.

The iDrive screen is enormous and it is better integrated with the flow of lines in the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 11-11-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,950
Posted By NickDi
Does this ASS feature work the same for M5 or...

Does this ASS feature work the same for M5 or other M models?
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 09-29-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,902
Posted By NickDi
Overall the car is great but here is the list of...

Overall the car is great but here is the list of design and usability issues that should be worked out at some point and not mentioned already in this thread. Wish list of improvements:
- If you get...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 07-07-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,241
Posted By NickDi
- BMW X6 will lease much much better. You can...

- BMW X6 will lease much much better. You can lease one well optioned for like $650 /month with nothing down except tax and fees. Includes scheduled maintenance too...
- The in-line six engine is...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 07-07-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,333
Posted By NickDi
I had the seats leather split on the side of the...

I had the seats leather split on the side of the seat cushion on my X5 and it was covered under warranty. The argument was that the supporting foam cushion has failed to support the driver and caused...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 07-07-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,290
Posted By NickDi
The car is great. I have X6 35xi for 6 months but...

The car is great. I have X6 35xi for 6 months but with the in-line 6 engine and it has plenty of power. I do not feel the need to go to V8 and happy to be saving some gas. Test drive both and decide...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 07-07-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,473
Views: 107,167
Posted By NickDi
I have 2017 built - 540xi. I am finally fed up...

I have 2017 built - 540xi. I am finally fed up with the AC not performing and taking to the service department next week with a demand to apply the software update. Previously, the service manager...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 07-07-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,473
Views: 107,167
Posted By NickDi
I have 2017 built - 540xi. I am finally fed up...

I have 2017 built - 540xi. I am finally fed up with the AC not performing and taking to the service department next week with a demand to apply the software update. Previously, the service manager...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-10-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,956
Posted By NickDi
I had 4 cars either financed or leased with BMWFS...

I had 4 cars either financed or leased with BMWFS and never ever had any problems.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-10-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,035
Posted By NickDi
To me the cost of rotating the tires regularly is...

To me the cost of rotating the tires regularly is probably higher than the benefit you are getting extending the life of the tires slightly. Therefore, it is not worth it. Keeping inflation to...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 12-26-2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,184
Posted By NickDi
Low temp - got the low coolant warning. Opened...

Low temp - got the low coolant warning. Opened both coolant expansion tanks to top off when engine was cold - the big tank was noticeably low. Added BMW coolant with water - 50:50 mix - about 1 cup...
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