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Forum: Off-Topic 04-03-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 201
Posted By johnc_22
Not only that but Nokia is making some compelling...

Not only that but Nokia is making some compelling hardware.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-27-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,450
Posted By johnc_22
I had a 328i Sport Line loaner for 3 weeks while...

I had a 328i Sport Line loaner for 3 weeks while my (now sold) 2007 335i was in the shop:

Pros:
- great gas mileage
- well composed ride quality

Cons:
- overboosted steering
- Downgraded...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-03-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,441
Posted By johnc_22
MM can be as crazy as he wants as long as he...

MM can be as crazy as he wants as long as he keeps making quality films and things like True Detective.

I rarely watch awards shows but was happy to hear that the awards seemed to go to the right...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-26-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 486
Posted By johnc_22
RIP - he was a comedic genius behind the camera...

RIP - he was a comedic genius behind the camera and not bad in front of it.
Forum: Off-Topic 02-03-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,056
Posted By johnc_22
T-Mobile can get as cheap as they want but their...

T-Mobile can get as cheap as they want but their service still sucks in places AT&T works well, at least in my world. My g/f is on T-Mobile and frequently has no service, especially if you get...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-03-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 727
Posted By johnc_22
Fixed it.... read Living With The Dead by Rock...

Fixed it.... read Living With The Dead by Rock Scully - great book if you are at all a fan of the band. Jerry was afraid of needles, but the end result is the same. :thumbdwn:
Forum: Off-Topic 02-02-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 727
Posted By johnc_22
Incredible talent wasted. :(

Incredible talent wasted. :(
Forum: Off-Topic 01-29-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 513
Posted By johnc_22
We were let go at noon and it had just started...

We were let go at noon and it had just started snowing. By the time I got home it was starting to stick and the temps plummeted, but fortunately I was ahead of the mess. The problem is that once...
Forum: Off-Topic 01-22-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 374
Posted By johnc_22
Not very "New Orleansy" but it is an incredible...

Not very "New Orleansy" but it is an incredible museum. Frankly you could spend two days seeing it all so recommend eating and drinking but a longer return trip for the museum.

Coops Place was a...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-08-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,378
Posted By johnc_22
+1

+1
Forum: Off-Topic 12-01-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,378
Posted By johnc_22
Special teams was the difference in the Iron...

Special teams was the difference in the Iron Bowl. Bama couldn't buy a FG while Auburn was downing consecutive punts on the 1 yard line. On the crucial 1 second left field goal, Malzahn had his...
Forum: Off-Topic 11-30-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,916
Posted By johnc_22
It was anything but boring IMO. If you are a...

It was anything but boring IMO. If you are a space enthusiast I think you'll enjoy it.
Forum: Off-Topic 11-30-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,916
Posted By johnc_22
Prisoners was great, unexpectedly good. The...

Prisoners was great, unexpectedly good.
The Wolverine was awful, no discernible plot.
Gravity was good but needs to be seen 3D IMAX.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-24-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,830
Posted By johnc_22
While I would not have chosen them, my new Audi...

While I would not have chosen them, my new Audi came with the Cinturato P7's and they are very quiet and very comfortable, even with sports suspension. They are also go-flats. I can't comment on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-12-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 7,804
Posted By johnc_22
I definitely didn't buy the A4 for its...

I definitely didn't buy the A4 for its reliability. The reason I cross-shopped both the IS/GS and Q50 was hoping to find something Japanese (more reliable) that I really liked but at the end of the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-12-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 7,804
Posted By johnc_22
In my recent shopping I looked hard at the IS and...

In my recent shopping I looked hard at the IS and GS. Then interior of the IS felt cramped and I'm only 5'8". Additionally with incentives at the time the GS could be had in F-Sport with all the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-20-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,188
Posted By johnc_22
I traded my 2007 335i for a 2013 Audi A4 Premium...

I traded my 2007 335i for a 2013 Audi A4 Premium Plus, MMI, B&O, Sport. I'd had an F30 loaner for 3 weeks with Sport and Premium and mainly didn't care for the size, road feel or interior materials...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-18-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 799
Posted By johnc_22
My first "nicer" automatic (self-winding watch)...

My first "nicer" automatic (self-winding watch) was a $400 Hamilton Field Khaki - it's accurate to about -4s/day. I also have a Citizen Signature flyback chrono (Eco drive), an Omega Speedy Pro...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 848
Posted By johnc_22
Before I sold my 2007 335i, after walnut shell...

Before I sold my 2007 335i, after walnut shell blast, replaced HPFP and other things had already been done, spurious CELs were diagnosed as VANOS solenoids - replaced under extended warranty. If you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-10-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,347
Posted By johnc_22
This is genius marketing by BMW. Like Coca-Cola...

This is genius marketing by BMW. Like Coca-Cola before them they did away with the "classic" product to make way for a "new" product to better compete in the marketplace. When their loyal customers...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-03-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,666
Posted By johnc_22
It is not Atlanta. Hot, poorly run, locals tore...

It is not Atlanta. Hot, poorly run, locals tore down historic buildings Sherman didn't burn. I live here to stay where good IT jobs are and to be 2 hours by car from my aging parents and my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-29-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 797
Posted By johnc_22
I didn't buy it for raw performance but more for...

I didn't buy it for raw performance but more for the overall balanced package it offered at a fair price. Yes, an RS5 or C63 would be nice, for about $25K more.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-29-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 797
Posted By johnc_22
A loss in the family ....

On Tuesday I traded my 2007 E90 335i for a pretty loaded 2013 Audi A4. It was a tough decision because I really loved that car (feel like I betrayed an old friend driving away without it). When I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-26-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,016
Posted By johnc_22
If I were going to endure the pain of black paint...

If I were going to endure the pain of black paint I would go Jet Black, but Alpine White for me.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-23-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,010
Posted By johnc_22
What's to learn - they still sell them so fast...

What's to learn - they still sell them so fast parts are back ordered? Not sure they really spend that much time worrying about reliability, or if they do it's time to clean house. Sorry to hear...
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