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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-05-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,041
Posted By Nickh
I thought about that, as I had an older Mustang...

I thought about that, as I had an older Mustang convertible 20 yrs ago in Hawaii, that the convertible top didn't work, so it was 100% top down all the time...

BTW, I replaced with 2014 C7...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-04-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,041
Posted By Nickh
Thanks everyone for your kind comments. It...

Thanks everyone for your kind comments.

It was just one of those freak quick windstorm, common here in TX.
Blew like hell for 15 min, then cleared up to blue skies as I was driving back to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,041
Posted By Nickh
Me too. OK to drive back to dealer. But the...

Me too.
OK to drive back to dealer.
But the hard top mechanism & support structures will cost more to order, shipped, & installed than the depreciation of the vehicle...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,041
Posted By Nickh
Convertible hard top saved my life...

Was sitting in my 2013 328i convertible during a wind storm.
30+ ft metal light pole fell right on top of my head in the driver's seat.
Luckily it fell ontop the convertible hard top, then rested...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,315
Posted By Nickh
Great summary. So it's up to everyone to...

Great summary.

So it's up to everyone to figure out what's the best bang for the buck, for your own preferences.
For me, it's worth the $4K more to for more power & options of 328. However, if...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,188
Posted By Nickh
Love my two old Garmin Nuvi's. Orig $200 & $100...

Love my two old Garmin Nuvi's. Orig $200 & $100 each (much cheaper now days). Both have lifetime map updates.
Touchscreen, directions, user-friendliness, & every thing else is pretty much better...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 687
Posted By Nickh
Drove a 5 & 6 Series at the Houston event a few...

Drove a 5 & 6 Series at the Houston event a few wks back.
Awesome driving cars, but def not paying $100K for a 6 Series....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 02:06 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,717
Posted By Nickh
"I discovered that in a way F30 made me an...

"I discovered that in a way F30 made me an angrier driver"

So why so angry?
Why so pissed?

So what's fast, or slow, or "stuck" for you?
So am I "stuck" when my cruise control is set at 9...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Nickh
My can of Fix-a-Flat says it's TPMS sensor safe.

My can of Fix-a-Flat says it's TPMS sensor safe.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,683
Posted By Nickh
$360 for one tire? Ouch. I'm so happy with...

$360 for one tire?
Ouch.

I'm so happy with my purchase for 4 Goodyear Eagles ZR on sale at Sears a few months ago for $407 ($367 after my $40 rebate), tax & install included. Maybe not as good...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-29-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By Nickh
Is there a "MUTE" button while the wife...

Is there a "MUTE" button while the wife speaks....?


or is that a really expensive option that I forgot to order with the car?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,414
Posted By Nickh
I'd just work it out & plan better to switch cars...

I'd just work it out & plan better to switch cars w/ wife...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-10-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,588
Posted By Nickh
The way I drive my lease, there's no way I'm...

The way I drive my lease, there's no way I'm going to buy it. Unless I can turn around immediately & sell it at a profit.

I drive it too hard, unlike my other purchased cars, which I pampered.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-09-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,088
Posted By Nickh
1. No 2. Yes 3. No

1. No
2. Yes
3. No
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-23-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,692
Posted By Nickh
Don't worry, BJ, they have awesome blue pills...

Don't worry, BJ, they have awesome blue pills now...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By Nickh
Sounds a little high. You're paying $19,470...

Sounds a little high.

You're paying $19,470 for 2 yrs' worth of use.

I just bought a $55,400 MSRP 2013 328i convert last month for $2500 equity trade in, no more $ down, & $526 / month, so I'm...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-19-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By Nickh
Does that say: JOB Less in Calif...?

Does that say:

JOB Less in Calif...?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-17-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,623
Posted By Nickh
There ya go.... $530 is a lot better than...

There ya go....

$530 is a lot better than $590 a month for 36 months

At least that's another tank of gas...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-16-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,623
Posted By Nickh
I look at the total payments: 590 x 36 = $21240...

I look at the total payments:
590 x 36 = $21240 + 2500 down = $23740 for 36 months is about $660 a month for 3 yrs/ 30,000 miles, for $58K MSRP car.

I just got a 2013, $55,400 MSRP last...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-16-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 978
Posted By Nickh
I get flashed only whenever I drive by the...

I get flashed only whenever I drive by the Nudie beach...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-16-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,483
Posted By Nickh
Don't get tinting at the dealer! Use a...

Don't get tinting at the dealer!

Use a reputable local tint shop.

I had my 2001 740iL done at the dealer when I first bought the car. A 3rd party subcontractor came to the dealership to do the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-15-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,586
Posted By Nickh
Depends on your finances & your needs. My...

Depends on your finances & your needs.

My wife will not buy/drive a car without built in Nav. So her Mercedes SUV has one.

My kids' cars comes without. They both have carry my 2 portable...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-15-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By Nickh
I'm with CA. I never let my tank go lower than...

I'm with CA.
I never let my tank go lower than 1/4 tank.

Read this AAA report:

Don't Let Your Vehicle Run Out Of Gas

July, 2008
Motorists that allow their vehicle’s fuel tank to run near...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Nickh
BMW doesn't even support the S3 in my 2013 E93...

BMW doesn't even support the S3 in my 2013 E93 yet.
So I doubt if the S4 is supported either.

It recognizes bluetooth, but can't download phonebook.

The S3 is the #1 selling phone in the world...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-14-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,515
Posted By Nickh
No more bad ED experience, now that I found the...

No more bad ED experience, now that I found the blue pill....
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