Originally Posted by cchrisv
Just because Dinan is not a good option for you because of your location does not mean Dinan is a bad choice. Dinan is an excellent choice if you want the piece of mind that your car is still protected by a warranty.
BMW does not update the car software as often as you suggest. They rarely do it once a year....
The person who started this thread asking for advice lives in Arizona, and that is who I was directly responding to; I wasn't addressing everyone as a blanket statement.
My F30 got a software update within 1 month of me owning it already, and my E92 was updated multiple times a year during the 2.5 years I had it. I have the service records to prove it.