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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,752
Posted By darkins
West bound 92, San Mateo Bridge approach - about...

West bound 92, San Mateo Bridge approach - about 2 miles east of the toll booth.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,752
Posted By darkins
I'm thinking he's not sure it was me. I was the...

I'm thinking he's not sure it was me. I was the furthest away (in the fast lane) in with the crowd all doing the same speed, that's the frustrating thing, when you get picked out of the pack :(

D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,752
Posted By darkins
hmm - i have better things to spend $370 on. . .

. . .thanks for your commentary though :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,540
Posted By darkins
Skaggs Spring RD, Sonoma CA

40 miles of banked turns through redwoods. . . .my arms were so tired at the end of this one :)
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,752
Posted By darkins
thanks - the weird thing is that there is...

thanks -

the weird thing is that there is no speed listed on the ticket, all it says "Speeding over the 65MPH limit" - it that normal?
D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,752
Posted By darkins
my first speeding ticket

doing 80 in a 65.
was in a pack of 6 or 7 other cars.
i was the furthest from the cop who said he lazered be twice at 80/81 mph.
i asked him if he was absolutely sure he hit me, and not one of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,386
Posted By darkins
Did you have your mirrors tucked in? I...

Did you have your mirrors tucked in?

I drive my beater '91 Saab in SF, leave the Bimmer in garage till the weekend :) It's a little boring, but I don't want to parallel park on the street - I'll...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,700
Posted By darkins
beauty! now you all have me thinking about...

beauty!

now you all have me thinking about my reflectors - hmm

D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,475
Posted By darkins
wife? haha

[QUOTE=suju;6636420]WOW! Curious, how does the wife take it?



You mean how does my boyfriend take it? He takes it, and loves every second of it. haha, he knows driving is a passion of mine, and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,208
Posted By darkins
great deal - I just got the exact thing with 30...

great deal - I just got the exact thing with 30 miles 2 weeks ago :P
D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By darkins
man - I hope you weren't in the car when THAT...

man - I hope you weren't in the car when THAT happened! Welcome!

D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By darkins
road i was on. . . .

Tomki road, Redwood Valley, Ca

Out in the boonies: No citation (took the drunk test) - no police report (no damage to anything but my car).
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,013
Posted By darkins
Awesome! Now join is on the OCD thread :P ...

Awesome! Now join is on the OCD thread :P

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=600625

D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,475
Posted By darkins
- no eating allowed in the car. - if you scuff...

- no eating allowed in the car.
- if you scuff the interior getting in and out of the passenger side, I'll politely ask you to wipe the scuffs with a little rag in the glove box (that's laundered...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By darkins
even in the end

Thanks for the kind words - I'm still a little sick over losing my fist Bimmer - she was very very special!

On the cost outcome. . .

I lost a few grand initially because the devalued 328i with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,443
Posted By darkins
The damage needs to cost over 75% the value of...

The damage needs to cost over 75% the value of the car - just went through the process myself :(

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=600727
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 636
Posted By darkins
I love these! Great for sweeping the car before...

I love these! Great for sweeping the car before putting the cover on as well. . . .

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0006FMZ2U/ref=oh_o00_s01_i00_details
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,693
Posted By darkins
black.

black.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By darkins
Totalled

Bimmer friends -

It's been a wild few weeks,

Started with a pitch black raining evening on an unmarked country road (Jan 21st). Ended with my totaled 328i (bent frame, impact along the right...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2011, 02:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,495
Posted By darkins
YAY - congratulations! The wait is the worst. . .

YAY - congratulations! The wait is the worst. . .
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,292
Posted By darkins
not so bad. . . .

here's a quick photo shop mock of the rim on my car, kind of cool :)

D.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,475
Posted By darkins
one more thing. . .

it's also says: my kids have their own cars now :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,475
Posted By darkins
I love my 328I

There is always a "better" car out there.

My 2011 328i is beautiful, and so much fun to drive, for me a MT makes the experience consistently more interesting (especially around turns).

Of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,025
Posted By darkins
MT, NO nav

I wanted a MT coupe, there was none on the SF Bimmer lot, I tested the MT 4 door, and the automatic coupe. My CA said that even though the MT was considered the stock transmission he said it was rare...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-19-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,643
Posted By darkins
so great to know!

Congratulations on the car - pics?

on the trunk/liquids issue - this is so great to know- I had no idea. Thanks sages of the forum!

xoxo d.
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