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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 373
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the warranty does NOT begin the day she buys it--...

the warranty does NOT begin the day she buys it-- it begins the day the car was put into service as a loaner.
some dealers add CPO elite, others sell as is.
most likely the warranty will be in...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 08:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By Orient330iNYC
no issue at all for something minor like a bumper...

no issue at all for something minor like a bumper cover and especially if its being done at the dealer.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 04:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yup, when they replace a part its coded to your...

yup, when they replace a part its coded to your VO, if they update the full car, all fdl coding will be reset to factory
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
Posted By Orient330iNYC
define funkiness fdl coding shouldnt damage...

define funkiness

fdl coding shouldnt damage a kombi. why didnt you vo code it back to default to eliminate the coding as being an issue? how was the dealer able to tell that it had been coded?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yes. what do you mean by break or trash?

yes.

what do you mean by break or trash?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 257
Posted By Orient330iNYC
how many miles did you drive the car with the...

how many miles did you drive the car with the wrong sized tires?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 257
Posted By Orient330iNYC
disabling AWD would be one way to confirm.

disabling AWD would be one way to confirm.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 257
Posted By Orient330iNYC
how far did you drive the car with the mismatched...

how far did you drive the car with the mismatched tires?

225/45/18 is 26" in diameter, 255/35/18 is 25" in diameter. well over the 10mm difference. 1" is 25.4mm


the revs per mile are 835 vs...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-05-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,651
Posted By Orient330iNYC
list prices airbag is about 1K alone (you cant...

list prices
airbag is about 1K alone (you cant reuse the sports airbag)
wheel is about 800
and trim/paddles/etc is more

they do sell whole sets for about 1K on ebay, but all the ones i saw are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,162
Posted By Orient330iNYC
bmwFS can and will waive damages. just need to...

bmwFS can and will waive damages. just need to ask.
i had $100 in chargeable damage on my 2013 that they waived when i called the lease end dept.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,764
Posted By Orient330iNYC
X Drive served me well. or shall i say X-Drive...

X Drive served me well. or shall i say X-Drive and snows (michelin pilot alpin PA4s)

i live in lower manhattan where the streets were down to the pavement by the time the travel ban was lifted,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By Orient330iNYC
they are supposed to be plastic on the coupe and...

they are supposed to be plastic on the coupe and vert. steel on the sedan and touring

weight savings and easier production.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 458
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the steering resistance is from the tires front...

the steering resistance is from the tires front tires pulling against the rear. the front tires are trying to pull the car faster than the rears are pushing it as the fronts are larger than the rear....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2016, 10:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 458
Posted By Orient330iNYC
they are the same diameter, or practically. the...

they are the same diameter, or practically. the stagger is in the width of the tire.

your issue is that you have larger diameter front tires. the transfer case is trying to keep both axles...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 05:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By Orient330iNYC
bmw changed sensors 3/2014. i cant say for...

bmw changed sensors 3/2014. i cant say for certain about f10 sensors, but the sensors from my 2013 F30 did not work on my 2016 F34
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2016, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By Orient330iNYC
why not the OEM base rack?

why not the OEM base rack?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,997
Posted By Orient330iNYC
applies to all, oem or replacement, unlike conti...

applies to all, oem or replacement, unlike conti which only covers replacement

and even after the first year, its prorated. so if you have 70% tread left after the first year, you'll pay 30%
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,997
Posted By Orient330iNYC
you should be paying zero. pirelli runflats have...

you should be paying zero. pirelli runflats have roadhazard coverage included for free from pirelli
Road Hazard Policy for Run Flat Tires Only
Pirelli Run Flat tires are manufactured with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,997
Posted By Orient330iNYC
this happened to me as well recently, back in...

this happened to me as well recently, back in november-- oddly enough at an nj dealer as well
i had just measured my tires as i was doing a pull ahead, so i knew i had 7/32nds in the rear and almost...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-20-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 637
Posted By Orient330iNYC
call your dealer ASAP, but it might have gone...

call your dealer ASAP, but it might have gone status 150 already
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By Orient330iNYC
standard on all. its needed for stability-- in...

standard on all.
its needed for stability-- in order to not have a similar rear end as the 5 GT, the 3GT needs the active spoiler to reduce lift in the rear
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2016, 07:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 583
Posted By Orient330iNYC
find a warm parking garage thats in a building,...

find a warm parking garage thats in a building, park for 8 hours. done.
cost: 25-40 bucks:D
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By Orient330iNYC
looks like there have been quite a few revisions...

looks like there have been quite a few revisions to the steering rack, so it might not be just a sw tweak

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AT-steering box, electr.
ZF

From:07/01/2015To:-Weight:0.005 kgPrice:...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-13-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,852
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i found this note interesting... Beginning...

i found this note interesting...

Beginning with 2016 models, a front suspension change was made to better control wheel movement during small overlap frontal crashes. The change, however, wasn't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-13-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 589
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i would disagree with the LM32s being better-- i...

i would disagree with the LM32s being better-- i had the 32s on my F30 and in my driving, the PA4s are better on dry and wet roads. if it makes any sense, i could easily tell i was driving on snow...
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