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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By dwlink
Yeah, unfortunately punctures typically require a...

Yeah, unfortunately punctures typically require a full replacement - seems extremely wasteful and inefficient, huh. I don't know if you lease or own, but if the cosmetic blemish doesn't bother you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-22-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By dwlink
Holy crap - 2890 a year! No wonder why my friend...

Holy crap - 2890 a year! No wonder why my friend in the UK said he couldn't afford a BMW because of the insurance. When converted to USD that premium is 3x the amount my wife and I pay for both our...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-19-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 779
Posted By dwlink
The difference between the two is fractions of a...

The difference between the two is fractions of a second. Whichever car has stickier tires would be the faster one. Love the N55 and it also has a proven history. B58 may hold up just as well, but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-11-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,414
Posted By dwlink
Not surprised at all - if I had my car at 18 I...

Not surprised at all - if I had my car at 18 I would have gotten in alot of trouble. I'd argue there's some inverse correlation between GPA and the probability of having an at-fault accident, but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-31-2016, 05:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By dwlink
+1 and are required in every vehicle in Singapore...

+1 and are required in every vehicle in Singapore for this exact same reason.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-30-2016, 05:59 AM
Replies: 357
Views: 14,047
Posted By dwlink
His point was that BMW is appealing to the masses...

His point was that BMW is appealing to the masses the way they are designing their cars these days and the enthusiast is all but a sliver in the pie chart. Almost any sort of sport elements come at...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-20-2016, 10:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,309
Posted By dwlink
How many of you leverage your skills to better...

How many of you leverage your skills to better your careers?

It should really be "lever" as when you add "age" to the end of a verb it typically becomes a noun.

Individuals may leak information...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-20-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,920
Posted By dwlink
If its a small jurisdiction, lawyer up. Most...

If its a small jurisdiction, lawyer up. Most minor speeding tickets can usually be adjusted to a non moving violation with whats called a request for recommendation.

This is basically a deal your...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-02-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 670
Posted By dwlink
+1 The drive to Chicago is well worth it. We...

+1

The drive to Chicago is well worth it. We are in town now for the 4th and will probably bring back $100 or so worth of Lou Malnati's frozen pizzas.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,669
Posted By dwlink
It becomes pretty apparent when you look at the...

It becomes pretty apparent when you look at the headlights from the side. The 3 LCI's inner horizontal light isn't even connected to the optical element surrounding the main head lights.

3 LCI
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,669
Posted By dwlink
If you have the time to wait for LCI, then wait...

If you have the time to wait for LCI, then wait and see what it looks like. At that point pre-LCI's will be offered at a slight discount too. All you're really buying is new headlights and taillights...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-20-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 12,542
Posted By dwlink
Not surprised - its the US. The land of $50k...

Not surprised - its the US. The land of $50k trucks and soccer moms who won't settle for anything less than the size of a behemoth QX85 to haul a family of 4 around.

Of wait - you say you're an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,356
Posted By dwlink
Valid point about taking pride in your products,...

Valid point about taking pride in your products, but you need to be business smart too. Consider the destination fee all the US 3 series customers will still pay - it certainly isn't going down so...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 988
Posted By dwlink
Wow - just missed our us. We did ED in Sept 2014.

Wow - just missed our us. We did ED in Sept 2014.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 861
Posted By dwlink
Just wait around for some GTS reps. Those look...

Just wait around for some GTS reps. Those look way better than any headlights/taillights
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 14,659
Posted By dwlink
This is quickly becoming the thread from hell....

This is quickly becoming the thread from hell. Prob time to lock it up and purge this horrible sequence of 1's and 0's from the web.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-08-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,172
Posted By dwlink
Just more reason to get a model 3. By the time Im...

Just more reason to get a model 3. By the time Im in the market for a car again, the warranty will be for leasees only, 4 wheels will be an option, and only 1 kidney grille will be standard.

Maybe...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-24-2016, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 577
Posted By dwlink
I doubt it - this is the US. If someone can't...

I doubt it - this is the US. If someone can't afford a car they will just finance a large portion of it. If they still can't afford it they will lease it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By dwlink
Bmw 4play

Bmw 4play
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-05-2016, 06:22 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,616
Posted By dwlink
What about the gran coupe? I say "It's the sexier...

What about the gran coupe? I say "It's the sexier version..." :stickpoke
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By dwlink
My best guess is that something malfunctioned...

My best guess is that something malfunctioned with the steering angle sensor.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 711
Posted By dwlink
BMW's website isnt always synced up with the...

BMW's website isnt always synced up with the available options for a given model year and vehicle trim. Best to stick with the buying/ordering guides for accuracy.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-20-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 795
Posted By dwlink
Without more demographic info, insurance premiums...

Without more demographic info, insurance premiums are a crap shoot. Moved from PA to MO and my rates nearly halved. A year later in which my wife and I had spotless driving records our premiums went...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2016, 05:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 918
Posted By dwlink
The HUD is in the dash with a polarizing lens...

The HUD is in the dash with a polarizing lens covering it, it will remain untouched. You just need to buy the OEM windshield with the part number that is for cars with a HUD (option code S610A) and a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-13-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 918
Posted By dwlink
Yes, if you use the non-HUD windshield on a...

Yes, if you use the non-HUD windshield on a vehicle with HUD, you'll likely see a double image (ghosting) of the HUD due to internal reflections within the glass itself. Need to stick with OEM HUD...
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