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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 10:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,447
Posted By dwlink
Unfortunately, I didn't put in any provisions to...

Unfortunately, I didn't put in any provisions to split the tax into different payment forms. However, what you could do is add in the amount of tax collected up front into the paperwork fees while...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 10:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,447
Posted By dwlink
Negotiating margin is basically the combination...

Negotiating margin is basically the combination of 3 things:

1. The amount you are explicitly paying in excess of dealer cost.
2. Paperwork fees in excess of $200
3. The sum of all interest you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By dwlink
Looks like replica 172s with the worst center cap...

Looks like replica 172s with the worst center cap I've ever seen.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By dwlink
Bingo - and while only visible in the very top of...

Bingo - and while only visible in the very top of the 3rd picture, the soffit isn't sealed and there are 2 bedrooms above the garage. This is in a house we are renting now as we're a month away still...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By dwlink
Thx - will pass along to the missus.

Thx - will pass along to the missus.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 411
Posted By dwlink
MO is fairly inexpensive to personalize, but you...

MO is fairly inexpensive to personalize, but you only get 6 letters/numbers and 1 space or dash.

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Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 233
Posted By dwlink
+1 Or just double up the rain sensor as dash...

+1

Or just double up the rain sensor as dash camera - seems so obvious.
Forum: Off-Topic 03-28-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 233
Posted By dwlink
Won't you lose the auto-dimming feature of your...

Won't you lose the auto-dimming feature of your OEM mirror with that cover up?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,552
Posted By dwlink
Also don't forget that you only live once. The 4k...

Also don't forget that you only live once. The 4k rpm limit is a joke, there's no way you're not going to exceed that unless you have a helium foot and your car is stuck in eco pro.

Definitely...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By dwlink
Coming from an E60, the F3x interior certainly...

Coming from an E60, the F3x interior certainly gains more style, but I think as we've all heard 100x, the quality is really lacking given the price point. That being said, I don't terribly mind the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By dwlink
As stated in my original post, I bought from IND...

As stated in my original post, I bought from IND distribution (they are in IL, I live in MO and got my reflectors 2 days after ordering). I think you'll have better luck with the paint matching with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,398
Posted By dwlink
So..... whats in your portfolio? SELL SELL...

So..... whats in your portfolio? SELL SELL SELL!!!!!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 407
Posted By dwlink
This will vary a lot by location, underwriter,...

This will vary a lot by location, underwriter, driving history, and of course - your coverage limits.

Given that, 6 months with Geico in St. Louis runs us about $350 between my wife and I with a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,511
Posted By dwlink
I would expect the both of you to be complaining...

I would expect the both of you to be complaining to BMW a bit more as to why pitch and roll attitudes are not displayed on the HUD. If only they would consult with a flight controls engineer so that...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By dwlink
Front Bumper Reflector Swap

So I swapped out my orange reflectors this evening with painted ones from IND distribution (approx $100 with shipping). This is a pretty easy DIY that requires nothing more than a blow dryer and a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,398
Posted By dwlink
Perhaps le mans or montego blue will appear in...

Perhaps le mans or montego blue will appear in lieu of EB for LCI F30s? Still a shame as EB has ///M heritage.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 944
Posted By dwlink
My opinion is probably biased, but go with the...

My opinion is probably biased, but go with the N55. Its proven and has tunes readily available that will leave any B58 owners seeing your taillights for the next several years.

If the lower number...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,398
Posted By dwlink
Not surprising, EB is a fairly uncommon color...

Not surprising, EB is a fairly uncommon color relative to your standard mix of black, white, and silver. As such BMW probably doesn't stock it in high volumes.

Same thing happened to SO on the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-26-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 944
Posted By dwlink
Take a look at the M3 and you'll get some cues...

Take a look at the M3 and you'll get some cues there. I believe it uses the same LED headlights as the 4 series, so expect the bumper cover on the 3 to open up a bit where it comes in contact with...
Forum: European Delivery 03-26-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 473
Posted By dwlink
If you google search your departure and...

If you google search your departure and destination airports (such as "ORD to MUC") and then click on the link to expand the search results a new page will popup. Towards the right side of the page...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-24-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 354
Posted By dwlink
If he has a 2014 the combo box is integrated into...

If he has a 2014 the combo box is integrated into NBT. Should just need some basic VO coding and will be good to go.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-24-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By dwlink
Do your BMW a favor and do not put ebay junk on...

Do your BMW a favor and do not put ebay junk on it. OEM or parts from reputable manufacturers such as Dinan, Alpina, etc. are the only things that should be put on a BMW.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-23-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By dwlink
Yes - I kept seeing them during the NCAA...

Yes - I kept seeing them during the NCAA basketball games the other day and they are absolutely hilarious.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By dwlink
Must have been during the 1st grade hacking...

Must have been during the 1st grade hacking class. If you can't hack a BF account, perhaps hacking really isn't you're thing. Besides, what's the worst they could do - get your email and try the same...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-23-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By dwlink
For that price, you're better off with a GoPro or...

For that price, you're better off with a GoPro or something a bit more versatile that could serve as more than just a dash cam. I don't use a dash cam, but I have some good friends that swear by them.
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