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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,862
Posted By DCC
anybody know the factory tint percentage on the...

anybody know the factory tint percentage on the F30 cars?
it should be around 5-7% right?

So going with a 35% film will actually yield a 28-30% final result of VLT (visible light transmission)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-24-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By DCC
Door Trim Strip

On the sedan, how does the lighting stip that seperates the upper/lower sections of the door gets taken out?
Do I have to remove the entire door panel to gain rear access or do they just pop out...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-23-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By DCC
Houston Texas Tint Shop

Anybody in the Houston Texas area have good recommendations of a good tint shop for a 3 series?
Looking for a shop with attention to detail and experience tinting European cars.

Thanks
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-17-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By DCC
rear wheel on front

anybody tried to fit the rear 320i sport package wheel (18x8.5 ET47) on the front of the car to get a square set-up?
the stock front wheel is a 18x8 ET34

thanks in advance
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-17-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,266
Posted By DCC
Redline Oils recommends a 5w30 LL01 spec oil for...

Redline Oils recommends a 5w30 LL01 spec oil for the 2016 N20 engine
I guess the re-stating of different oil grades for BMW from previous N20 model years to the current 2016 model year is nothing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,266
Posted By DCC
I find it hard to believe that the new Mobil 1...

I find it hard to believe that the new Mobil 1 0w-40 failed BMW LL01 tests...
its still Porsche A40 approved...so why did it fail the BMW test?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 640
Posted By DCC
Texas Sales Tax is a 'transaction tax', so sales...

Texas Sales Tax is a 'transaction tax', so sales tax is paid at the time of the lease inception (cap cost) and rolled into the monthly lease payments. Many times manufacturers have programs to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-25-2016, 09:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By DCC
front bumper reflector

Hello,

looks like the 2016 3 series now have the front bumper reflectors looking like the M Sport ones from previous/current years.
Anybody know if they are all the same size so that I can order...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-08-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 13,730
Posted By DCC
Can you refer me (us) to somebody who can do this...

Can you refer me (us) to somebody who can do this remotely for those who have no local expertise available?

Thanks
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-08-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 638
Posted By DCC
The question I have for the OP is why are you...

The question I have for the OP is why are you thinking of going to the H&R Springs?
Are the ZSP springs not low enough or is it not 'sporty' enough?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-06-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 13,730
Posted By DCC
I noticed from the video above that the front...

I noticed from the video above that the front bumper reflectors are now shaped like the M Sport ones from previous years.
Anybody know if they are indeed the same size?
I sure would like to get...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-05-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 13,730
Posted By DCC
I believe that it's to "protect" 328 M Sport...

I believe that it's to "protect" 328 M Sport orders...lol...but who knows the real truth
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-05-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 13,730
Posted By DCC
I didn't know that... Now the 320 gets an extra...

I didn't know that...
Now the 320 gets an extra point :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-05-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 13,730
Posted By DCC
In order to do a fair comparison between the 320...

In order to do a fair comparison between the 320 vs 328 debate, you have to carefully equip both cars as close as possible in terms of features and then list the differences.
Afterwich you would...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-29-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By DCC
Thanks! I'll plan to do just that...paint to...

Thanks!
I'll plan to do just that...paint to match :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-28-2016, 08:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By DCC
Thanks for the info on the part numbers. I...

Thanks for the info on the part numbers.
I wonder if the existing strip can be removed to be painted to match the silver matte color since my 320i will not have a wood trim interior that calls for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-24-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By DCC
Thanks to everyone who helped :)

Thanks to everyone who helped :)
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 02-24-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By DCC
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 02-23-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By DCC
dealer recommendations

who are the board supporting dealers that are in the south or east coast area that can process a PCD order?
I am in Texas

Thanks
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-23-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By DCC
Thanks for the advice but...my question is a...

Thanks for the advice but...my question is a little different
I am trying to find out if the trim strip continues through the front and rear door panels on a 2016 320i
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-23-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By DCC
2016 320i interior trim

I noticed that on the BMWUSA configurator for the 320i, no matter what interior optional trim (fineline,ash,etc) I select that the chrome/aluminum trim strip does not run across the front and rear...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-13-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By DCC
2017 x3?

Will that be the last year for the current model or is 2016 the last year of the current model?

Can I assume that if there is a 2017 that production will kick off around March 2016?

Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-06-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,885
Posted By DCC
Its very much in the skills of the alignment tech...

Its very much in the skills of the alignment tech
The machine only service to provide accurate measurements data
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-31-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,150
Posted By DCC
Wife and daughter do not want to participate in...

Wife and daughter do not want to participate in any drive or delivery activities. Just want to hang out to wait for me and my son to get done.
Would be great if they could wait at the delivery...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-30-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,917
Posted By DCC
Oh...i thought that most out of area buyers will...

Oh...i thought that most out of area buyers will do PCD...so that would be a non issue.
But you do have a valid point from a pure dollars perspective.
However the PCD experience can be quite the...
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