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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 04-08-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By drw1926
OEM Wheel Swap

I may be purchasing a nearly-new (but used) 2015 740i. It came with the M Sport Pkg and the staggered 19", 302M wheel setup. I am considering switching to the OEM 20", 303M wheels.

I'm...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-08-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 742
Posted By drw1926
Can you post/PM the VIN?

Can you post/PM the VIN?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-30-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By drw1926
Are you talking about the old vignette road tax...

Are you talking about the old vignette road tax stickers? I thought Germany discontinued using those?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-29-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,670
Posted By drw1926
Awesome - it looks fantastic either way. I...

Awesome - it looks fantastic either way. I haven't ruled out the aluminum hex, but with 2 young kiddos in car seats I'm a little concerned about the aluminum getting so hot in the summer (we'll be...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-29-2016, 10:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,670
Posted By drw1926
Your timing is perfect, we are finalizing our...

Your timing is perfect, we are finalizing our order for a 535d and debating between Med Blue or Glacier Silver with Mocha Nappa. Which wood trim did you guys get? Did you see or consider dark red...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-27-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,250
Posted By drw1926
Listerone it must have been H-1, because H-2...

Listerone it must have been H-1, because H-2 isn't anywhere near 20 miles long! H-1 is the main east-west (or town-bound/Ewa-bound in O'ahu-speak) route that connects Honolulu with the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-27-2016, 09:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,250
Posted By drw1926
bimmertaxi correct IAS is unavailable with...

bimmertaxi correct IAS is unavailable with xDrive, but my next car won't have xDrive.

Are you aware of, or had any issues with, the "clicking" steering column that affects some IAS vehicles? ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-27-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,250
Posted By drw1926
You nailed it Mark. I'm technically still on...

You nailed it Mark. I'm technically still on Oahu since retiring from the Army, but we're relocating to Plano in April to escape the real estate pricing insanity in HI. Not to mention infinitely...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-27-2016, 12:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By drw1926
I'm loving the input, it is extremely helpful and...

I'm loving the input, it is extremely helpful and appreciated. :thumbup:

JimS 135i I have not driven a F01 yet. I've been outside of the US since the beginning of the year but I will be back in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-27-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,250
Posted By drw1926
I appreciate all the responses. I realize...

I appreciate all the responses.

I realize it's not a direct comparison, I guess that's actually why I was seeking input. Basically I was wondering if I should jump on a virtually new 740i for...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-26-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By drw1926
Question Which would you get: 2015 740i? or 2016 535d?

Hi folks,

I'm getting ready to take the plunge, and after much debate and consideration I've narrowed my choices down to the following 2 vehicles. I would greatly appreciate the opinions,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-26-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,250
Posted By drw1926
Question Which would you get: 2015 740i? or 2016 535d?

Hi folks,

I'm getting ready to take the plunge, and after much debate and consideration I've narrowed my choices down to the following 2 vehicles. I would greatly appreciate the opinions,...
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-26-2016, 03:28 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 19,724
Posted By drw1926
A little surprised to see the 2015 F10 on the...

A little surprised to see the 2015 F10 on the list, since conventional wisdom holds that the final year or two of a chassis' run are the least problematic. It's also post-N62TU, so one would hope...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-20-2016, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 742
Posted By drw1926
Beautiful color. Any pics of the interior? Where...

Beautiful color. Any pics of the interior? Where are you located?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-09-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,472
Posted By drw1926
:rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,916
Posted By drw1926
Nova I was laughing the whole time I was reading...

Nova I was laughing the whole time I was reading your post...not what I was expecting to read based on the thread title LOL. Four speeding tix since Oct is insane...I don't think I've had 4 speeding...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-22-2016, 02:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,960
Posted By drw1926
3ismagic# I was laughing at your "day from hell"...

3ismagic# I was laughing at your "day from hell" but only because I can totally relate. From my perspective it never fails that when one thing goes wrong, fate or karma or whatever it is in life...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-04-2016, 01:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,981
Posted By drw1926
It tells me that when that breaks out of warranty...

It tells me that when that breaks out of warranty you're looking at one hell of a repair bill.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-04-2016, 12:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 19,027
Posted By drw1926
ZTG/316 Power Tailgate

Can anyone explain the difference between these two option codes? The ordering guide shows 316 is a part of the ZPP Premium Pkg. But the pricing guide shows ZTG is the default option for the F10...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 01-30-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By drw1926
Simply gorgeous.

Simply gorgeous.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-24-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,117
Posted By drw1926
+1...actually I think this is the ideal time to...

+1...actually I think this is the ideal time to get an F10 on a 3-year lease. You get the last production year of the F10, with (hopefully) all the bugs worked out (N63 CCP, anyone?). Additionally,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-24-2016, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By drw1926
Gorgeous car, and almost exactly what I am...

Gorgeous car, and almost exactly what I am planning to order within the next month. Main difference is I don't want the black interior. What exterior colour is that? Space grey? Mineral grey? ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-22-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,932
Posted By drw1926
I'm so jealous! That is exactly the car I would...

I'm so jealous! That is exactly the car I would get if it was offered in the US (F11 535d M Sport). Just perfect.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-28-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,850
Posted By drw1926
Beowulf did you post the backstory previously...

Beowulf did you post the backstory previously regarding your recalled 2015 GC? What happened? Also, what is a "NBT-EVO" head unit? (I'm guessing Bluetooth-something...)
Forum: European Delivery 11-02-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,471
Posted By drw1926
14. The public transportation uses the honor...

14. The public transportation uses the honor system. You buy the ticket for the ride, but nobody checks the tickets. This would be an epic fail in the US.

When I was stationed in Frankfurt I/we...
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