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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,808
Posted By hamlyn
True, luxury cars do not hold their value...

True, luxury cars do not hold their value nowadays as there is no market for them.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,808
Posted By hamlyn
I have driven the Hyundai. It simply does not...

I have driven the Hyundai. It simply does not compare.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,808
Posted By hamlyn
Everything in life depreciates in value. Whether...

Everything in life depreciates in value. Whether you buy a BMW, Mercedes, Toyota, McLaren, Koenigsegg, etc. Bottom line, there is a cost to ownership. Whether it's an iPad, furniture, computer, or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,808
Posted By hamlyn
Buy a Hyundai...

Buy a Hyundai...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,808
Posted By hamlyn
I don't get why people buy cars based on...

I don't get why people buy cars based on depreciating value. Buy the car you like and enjoy the heck out if it.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-24-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By hamlyn
Where to buy ENET Coding Cable in Dallas

Anyone know if one can pick up an ENET coding cable in Dallas area?
Or the parts needed to build one (OBD2 connector, specifically).

thanks
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-22-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By hamlyn
When you advise to do a search on coding, are you...

When you advise to do a search on coding, are you instructing me to search for the term "coding" or are you suggesting that I search in the coding forum?

While I can't speak to what others search...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-21-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By hamlyn
2013 640i Gran Coupe (F06) Tire Pressure Level

My 640i Gran Coupe does not show tire pressure levels, only that a tire pressure is low. Is it possible to program/code the car to display PSI levels?
Forum: The Detail Department 01-18-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 896
Posted By hamlyn
I use 1z EinsZett to clean the interior and 303...

I use 1z EinsZett to clean the interior and 303 Aerospace protectant afterwards.
I, too, like Swissvax leather care products to clean and protect my leather seats. Swissvax may be a little...
Forum: The Detail Department 01-14-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,007
Posted By hamlyn
Clay your car after washing it clean. I like...

Clay your car after washing it clean. I like Riccardo Detailing Clay and Wolfgang Elastic Poly Clay.

For paint correction, I started with a Porter Cable (approx $120) dual action polisher and...
Forum: The Detail Department 01-13-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,007
Posted By hamlyn
Do you have a polisher? I suggest you invest in a...

Do you have a polisher? I suggest you invest in a dual action polisher (Porter Cable 7424XP or Griot's Garage) and get a compound and polish to clean up the paintwork. Your other option is to get it...
Forum: The Detail Department 12-01-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,051
Posted By hamlyn
Most practicle wash, wax, polish and clay for the working enthusiast?

Porter Cable 7424XP - good starter dual action polisher
Griot's Garage polisher - good power, slightly more $, but has excellent lifetime warranty.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-30-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,263
Posted By hamlyn
Why the more complicated cruise control?

Not a fan of the new. I have to take my eyes off the road to find it, turn it on and set it. Stupid, if you ask me. I much preferred the stalk. I always knew where it was and how to operate it....
Forum: The Detail Department 11-29-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,051
Posted By hamlyn
Wash: For your first wash, to strip off any and...

Wash:
For your first wash, to strip off any and all previously applied products, waxes, sealants, oils, and remove all debris from your car, I recommend using dish soap or some type of citrus...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-14-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 266
Posted By hamlyn
TPMS Does Not Display Tire Pressure Level

I own a '13 Gran Coupe. The tire pressure monitoring system does not display the tire pressure levels, so when I get a tire pressure low warning, it does not show which tire is low, or what the...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-01-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 889
Views: 70,945
Posted By hamlyn
Will this work on F06? Can you provide link via...

Will this work on F06? Can you provide link via PM?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,118
Posted By hamlyn
pass!

pass!
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-30-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Posted By hamlyn
from bmwusa.com: 3.10% Annual Percentage...

from bmwusa.com:

3.10% Annual Percentage Rate Offer. $1,500 Lease/APR Credit available. $750 Loyalty Cash available.
Qualified customers only. Available at participating BMW centers through BMW...
Forum: European Delivery 04-19-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By hamlyn
We stayed here in early March 2013. Wonderful...

We stayed here in early March 2013. Wonderful owner, responsive to emails. Very clean and reasonably priced Gasthaus.
Hope this helps:

Gästehaus Sonnenheim
Dammkarstr. 5, 82481 Mittenwald...
Forum: European Delivery 04-17-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 712
Posted By hamlyn
Where do you find contact info for BMWUSA ED? ...

Where do you find contact info for BMWUSA ED?

Thanks in advance
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-23-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,951
Posted By hamlyn
Local Infiniti, MB and Audi dealers have let us...

Local Infiniti, MB and Audi dealers have let us take a car overnight and over a week-end (MB). I have never tired with BMW, nor been offered. I agree, an extended drive is the way to go.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-23-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,951
Posted By hamlyn
If the sales person feels his life endangered or...

If the sales person feels his life endangered or threatened with the way you drive, then he is certainly entitled to that opinion, regardless of what level of driving training you have. Did you...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-21-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,229
Posted By hamlyn
The question should really be: Do YOU like it. ...

The question should really be: Do YOU like it.
I like it and would consider getting this. I am not big on customizations, so big thumbs down on razor thin low profile tires and chrome wheels, or...
Forum: European Delivery 02-20-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,994
Posted By hamlyn
Toll roads in Italy will take credit cards if you...

Toll roads in Italy will take credit cards if you don't carry cash. Stopping at a toll-booth is not as terrible as people make it out to be. On my last trip to Venice, the total toll-booth times...
Forum: European Delivery 02-17-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By hamlyn
I contacted my Visa signature issuer and they...

I contacted my Visa signature issuer and they cover CDW even in Italy. Check with your bank.
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