Icon...Highline...Custom??? - BMW Luxury Touring Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 Old Sep 18th, 2006, 3:28 pm Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 78
Icon...Highline...Custom???

Hello to All!

I am currently in the market for an LT and have noticed various descriptions such as Icon and Highline. Would someone please explain what the differences are to a BMW newby so I don't look like a complete idiot when talking to the dealer?

Thanks in advance,

George
DentalFlossTycoon is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 Old Sep 18th, 2006, 4:49 pm
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Woodbury, MN, USA
Posts: 562
George, depending on the year, models changed (for the 1200 LT) from Standard (S), Icon (I), and Custom (C). Standard is the base model in the early years. Icon added the onboard computer and heated grips( I believe) and the custom added the chrome package, CD changer and and heated seats. There may be more or less but I think that is basically it. I'm sure someone will pipe up if this is incorrect.
The highline model was on the K1100LT's .

Tim Frederick
Woodbury, MN
fredthead is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old Sep 18th, 2006, 5:22 pm
Senior Member
 
tarheel_rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Redmond, WA, USA
Posts: 365
Tim's got the basic differences as I understand them. There was also an "elite" version that added GPS and comm package in the more recent years. I also believe (but could be corrected on this point) that if you are talking new LTs, they are no longer offered in these configurations, and all LTs have the "elite" package although they don't call it that - with various dealer options to add on top of it. At any rate, don't be afraid to ask the dealer. I find asking a bunch of stupid questions is usually educational and keeps me from making bad assumptions on my guesses or misinformation from other sources. If it is important to you, ask away, any good dealer (or sales rep) will be happy to answer the questions and get you comfortable. So, used (through 04) will have different trim lines and different values as a result (check KBB.com or nada.com to get a value understanding). New won't use that terminology, so it doesn't matter.

Joel
'02 K1200LTC
"Mauve Mile-Eater"
tarheel_rider is offline  
 
post #4 of 6 Old Sep 18th, 2006, 5:32 pm
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 4,905
Lastly, I would add that in '05 all of these different "models" went out the window. And IIRC, our '05 model year is called the '04 for you folks way up north where there surely isn't any dental floss being grown currently.


(At least you didn't quote "He's So Gay" in your sig line. Some of these 'way too PC' guys woulda freaked out!)
messenger13 is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old Sep 18th, 2006, 7:55 pm
Senior Member
 
BecketMa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Tucson, AZ, USA
Posts: 3,522
Wud have thought you would go with "Nanook, NO NO. Don't eat the yellow snow."

Cause you ain't in Montana.

Bob
BecketMa is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old Sep 19th, 2006, 7:59 am Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 78
My retreat from the city is a 37 foot Montana fifth-wheel trailer I have parked on a beach at a nearby lake. Last weekend I was sitting on my deck having some cold beers watching the dental floss walk by. No snow up here!
DentalFlossTycoon is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the BMW Luxury Touring Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Selling my Y2K K1200LT Custom Pep K1200LT 3 Oct 15th, 2017 12:57 am
Help on custom shock install/trailer RonKMiller K1200LT 11 Feb 23rd, 2006 11:05 am
Old custom MOSLEYDS Humor 1 Oct 12th, 2005 12:29 am

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome