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      08-29-2012, 11:19 AM   #111
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Sweet. Does the F30 come with the y-cable if you have basic BT/USB and HK?
I'd like to know if the Y cable is standard too. if not I'll just keep mine from the e92.
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      08-29-2012, 11:37 AM   #112
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I'd like to know if the Y cable is standard too. if not I'll just keep mine from the e92.
i didnt get one with mine
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      08-29-2012, 12:23 PM   #113
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I got a Y-cable with mine when it was re-delivered. They put it in with the manual in the glove box.
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      08-29-2012, 02:12 PM   #114
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If you get the cable seems to depend on your dealer. I didn't get one, ordered a cheap one on amazon.
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Figured I'd update here, my car was one of those affected by the production issue. You can read the details of what happened a few pages back, but long story short, BMW NA stepped in and combined with a pretty nice offer from the dealer, I've reordered. Added the HIDs and HK Audio, deal is about $6k below sticker price, which makes the extra wait worth it to me.

Happy that BMW and I can still be friends!
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Figured I'd update here, my car was one of those affected by the production issue. You can read the details of what happened a few pages back, but long story short, BMW NA stepped in and combined with a pretty nice offer from the dealer, I've reordered. Added the HIDs and HK Audio, deal is about $6k below sticker price, which makes the extra wait worth it to me.

Happy that BMW and I can still be friends!
Nice. Looks like everyone is getting a different but satisfactory resolution.

How much below invoice are you paying? You can configure your car at http://www.bmwconfig.com/ to figure out invoice price.
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Nice. Looks like everyone is getting a different but satisfactory resolution.

How much below invoice are you paying? You can configure your car at http://www.bmwconfig.com/ to figure out invoice price.
According to that site, about $1800 below invoice.
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According to that site, about $1800 below invoice.
Nice deal! Before this snafu, I was getting the car at Invoice.

The re-order is $800 below invoice, plus $800 for rental car reimbursement while I wait. So, a total of $1600 in benefits. Decent I think.
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What can I do now to Make sure the Bluetooth USB is correct in my new car?q
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What can I do now to Make sure the Bluetooth USB is correct in my new car?q
Are you awaiting delibery? This issue is limited to a few 2013's built in August.

Go to http://bmwvin.com/, put in your VIN and look for following packages:

S6NLA (with technology package)

S6NHA (without technology package)
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Without the USB port in the center console, is there any other way to conenct iPod, iPhone to iDrive system?

AUX input works, but it seems so archaic on a MY 2013 car.

I've seen the BT speaker kit that clips onto the visor as a workout for BT, but anything for iPod connectivity short of retrofitting the entire missing component?
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      11-12-2012, 02:53 PM   #122
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What can I do now to Make sure the Bluetooth USB is correct in my new car?q
If your car is missing it, it will be denoted on the window sticker, along with a -$750 credit. Says something like "Bluetooth and USB removal -$750".
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