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      06-12-2010, 02:57 AM   #1
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Smile Finally arrived!



The nappa leather interior is fantastic, and the head up display just unreal,

also some small luxuries that I included and could not photograph are the automated self closing doors , and the self opening boot

In my opinion these are the little extra luxuries that make the car different from the rest, a bit like choosing a 5 star hotel instead of a 3 star, the 5 star will give you that little bit extra pleasure.

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Sophisto Gray exterior
Nappa Oyster / Black interior
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Sunroof
Head up display
Ambient interior light,
Logic 7 stereo system
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      06-12-2010, 03:22 AM   #2
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Congrats. What are the specs exactly?
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      06-12-2010, 03:34 AM   #3
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Congrats on your delivery! very sharp!
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      06-12-2010, 06:06 AM   #4
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Congrats. Car looks great. Is that Imperial Blue?
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      06-12-2010, 07:48 AM   #5
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Congrats dude! the nappa leather looks luxurious. Enjoy the car and let us know ur impressions.
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      06-12-2010, 08:17 AM   #6
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Congratulations. Happy motoring!

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Congrats. What are the specs exactly?
Judging by the 7000 RPM redline and the "TwinPower Turbo" writing on the engine cover, I'd say it's a 535i.
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      06-12-2010, 11:07 AM   #7
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Congratulations. Happy motoring!



Judging by the 7000 RPM redline and the "TwinPower Turbo" writing on the engine cover, I'd say it's a 535i.

Yes, that's a good indicator. The other good one is where he says in his post it's a 535i
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      06-12-2010, 11:22 AM   #8
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Yes, that's a good indicator. The other good one is where he says in his post it's a 535i
Oh I'm so sorry, it's just that I was distracted by the good looks of the car and those seats that I didn't see it.
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      06-12-2010, 03:17 PM   #9
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Looks good, nappa looks very plush.

Whats with the bonnet panel gap at the right hand side - is it not shut properly?

Also, is that the sport steering wheel, or the normal one?
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      06-12-2010, 03:48 PM   #10
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Looks good, nappa looks very plush.

Whats with the bonnet panel gap at the right hand side - is it not shut properly?

Also, is that the sport steering wheel, or the normal one?
The aluminum trim on the bottom means its sport

And +1 on the bonnet gap. I've seen at least 3 pics of F10 5ers now with the gap on the right side.
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      06-12-2010, 03:56 PM   #11
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      06-12-2010, 04:29 PM   #12
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congrats. looks awesome
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      06-12-2010, 05:09 PM   #13
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Congratulations! The color is very elegant, and the photo of the head-up display has turned out remarkably well. I wish I could touch the Nappa leather - it looks very luxurious in the photo.
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      06-12-2010, 08:17 PM   #14
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Sun Visor material?

Quick question: When one orders the anthricite headliner, are the sun visors covered in cloth to match or in vinyl?
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      06-12-2010, 08:45 PM   #15
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nice ride!
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      06-12-2010, 09:01 PM   #16
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Very nice, those seats actually look very comfortable, a much needed improvement.
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      06-12-2010, 10:02 PM   #17
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Thumbs up

Congrats on such an awesome F10 535i, 100% JOY from a BMW!!!!!
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      06-12-2010, 10:36 PM   #18
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I love the car, and love how you capture the E class in the 4th picture. lol
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      06-12-2010, 11:06 PM   #19
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I really regret having to be the one to tell you this, but it looks like your car was delivered with the steering wheel on the wrong side of the car! : )

Beautiful interior. HUD probably has some value at high speed. But is automated door closing a problem we needed solved?
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      06-13-2010, 02:53 AM   #20
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Saw this exact car at a dealership in Melbourne, Australia yesterday and truely the photos (no offence) really dont do justice to how incredibly deep and beautiful Sophisto Grey is! Conrats on a awesome car, I'm really quite jealous!
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      06-13-2010, 09:50 AM   #21
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But is automated door closing a problem we needed solved?
I always thought the same thing about the soft close doors. Generally don't have any real world use other than they're neat to look at and if you have a small sleeping child. When trying to get my sleeping son out of his car seat (or if we made a pit stop so my wife could get in and out), whenever I used to close the door he'd wake up. Now I can quietly close the door and he never wakes up. That's worth it.
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      06-13-2010, 10:40 AM   #22
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the hood gap is actually from the hood not being shut all the way. alot of new BMWs have 2 hood latches, and it seems that many people are having trouble realizing that only 1 has engaged because they were trying not to slam the hood. i detail BMWs at a dealership while i'm in college and this is a big pet peeve of mine. beautiful 5er though, i love the new styling, fit and finish is excellent in these cars. i actually had the pleasure of prepping our first sold F10 (aside from 2 demos), alpine white 535i with only premium pkg and 6-speed manual. loved that, and the transmission felt awesome. 6MT ftw!

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