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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-11-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By Yomama
I hear ya. That can definitely happen. I've had...

I hear ya. That can definitely happen. I've had them install struts/shocks on my other cars (a Honda and a Saturn) and have had no problems. I guess what I am asking is: Is there something...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By Yomama
I'm in Newtown CT

I'm in Newtown CT
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-05-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By Yomama
Where oh where to get Struts installed

My 2006 X3 seems to be bouncing all over the place. I called the dealer and he gave me an outrageous quote ($3-$4K). I was at Pep Boys today to get my snow tires mounted and they quoted me $465 for...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By Yomama
Silly question but it seems the car is less...

Silly question but it seems the car is less bouncy. The weather has gotten a little colder, would that effect the suspension?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By Yomama
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By Yomama
If you don't mind me asking what did it cost you?...

If you don't mind me asking what did it cost you? Got a quote today from the dealer to replace front and back shocks/struts for $2900
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By Yomama
I picked up a quart of Castrol 5w-30. I put in a...

I picked up a quart of Castrol 5w-30. I put in a 1/4 of the bottle. Drove it around, light did not come on and dipstick looked fine. I double checked and it's been just over 4K since last oil...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By Yomama
So it should not matter if I add a 1/2 quart of...

So it should not matter if I add a 1/2 quart of 10w-40 if what is in there is 5w-30 or vice versa?

In this case the seller is my sister in law. She maintained the car but an an Indy. It's a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By Yomama
Topping off unknown oil viscosity

The oil indicator light has been coming on intermittently after shutting off the car. Checked the oil and it seems a little low (1/2 a quart is my guess). The car is new to me and previous owner...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 03-08-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,406
Posted By Yomama
Yes .00130 is the base

Yes .00130 is the base
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
What's an executive car?

What's an executive car?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
I checked the sponsor section, anybody know if...

I checked the sponsor section, anybody know if any of them are in CT.

So I got a response back from one of the two dealers that have a connection with my work auto buying service. Not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
It's not too far, might actually be closer than...

It's not too far, might actually be closer than the two dealers that are part of this program: BMW of North Haven and Wide World BMW in Spring Valley NY

Thanks lgaddict
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
Thanks for all the advice. I found a new car...

Thanks for all the advice. I found a new car discount program at work. Configured the same car and two dealers popped up. One will sell the car for $49,940, the other $50,600. I have asked them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
So lgaddict, help me out. Talk to me like a 3rd...

So lgaddict, help me out. Talk to me like a 3rd grader. What would be a good deal? and what specific elements do I go after. I posted the entire lease work sheet in a prior post.

I am not a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
I ran the car thru the BMWconfig and the invoice...

I ran the car thru the BMWconfig and the invoice price came out to basically what lgaddict mentioned: 50,196. Right now they have the Gross Cap Cost as 52620 (selling price of 51,690+925...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
Here is printout of the lease

Great info guys and I am going to take a serious look at all of it. I need to learn some of the terms etc. In case I forgot some details, here is the exact lease I was quoted:
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 960
Posted By Yomama
Catainaudio, do you play golf by any chance? ...

Catainaudio, do you play golf by any chance? Was wondering if you've tried putting a golf bag in the back seat and how it went. Looking at a hard top 328 and the dealer assured me there was no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yomama
Current Lease Special from BMW NA

Have never leased a car and was wondering what you thought of this deal. Totally in the dark as to what a good deal should be. I test drove this 2013 yesterday: ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,536
Posted By Yomama
You'll risk doing some damage with the...

You'll risk doing some damage with the screwdriver. You can pick up a set of different size plastic prying tools from Harbor Freight for under $10.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,577
Posted By Yomama
The car with the Blizzak's has been phenomenal in...

The car with the Blizzak's has been phenomenal in the snow. Could not be happier
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,577
Posted By Yomama
Agreed. So far they are great. Actually hoping...

Agreed. So far they are great. Actually hoping for some snow now
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,121
Posted By Yomama
All done. My auto glass guy took care of it for...

All done. My auto glass guy took care of it for $30. This is what he used. It literally took only 2 minutes to cure before he put the mirror on. One trick of the trade: he sprayed the mounting...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,577
Posted By Yomama
They say timing is everything. Browsing...

They say timing is everything. Browsing circulars for xmas gift ideas and I came across this. If I am reading it right, with the discounting and free mounting, the cost would be $138 a tire.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,121
Posted By Yomama
Yes! I just talked to a windshield repair guy...

Yes! I just talked to a windshield repair guy and he said that stuff is crap. heck I even paid an extra $ for that brand. Gonna stop by his place tomorrow morning.
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