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Forum: Wheels and Tires Today, 02:51 PM
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Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-21-2016, 03:39 AM
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Views: 147
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For Sale: 3 series winter tires mounted on wheels

https://1drv.ms/f/s!AkNDNSCwo7eLgcd1AlO8_15n3kdfDgFor Sale: 3 series winter tires mounted on wheels...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-08-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 688
Posted By FreqMan
There is a touchless wash at the SUNOCO just off...

There is a touchless wash at the SUNOCO just off the beltway exit for National Harbor. Basic wash with no wax is only $7.00. That's where I go during the winter. When it warms up I do it myself...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2015, 02:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,831
Posted By FreqMan
Yes. You need to order the M Adaptive Suspension...

Yes. You need to order the M Adaptive Suspension as an add on to the M Sport Package. The Adaptive M Suspension allows you to change the suspension dampers to adjust the stiffness of the ride. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-06-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 656
Posted By FreqMan
Last year I special ordered in December. Took...

Last year I special ordered in December. Took delivery at the end of February. My dealer was able to allow me to use the December incentives upon delivery (I could choose Dec lease or buy...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-03-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,415
Posted By FreqMan
I decided to spring for a set of winter tires and...

I decided to spring for a set of winter tires and rims so I could have the performance and handling of the summer tires most of the year. I owned a previous 328d with all seasons and yes - the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-11-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 910
Posted By FreqMan
Considering how fast Germans drive, I don't think...

Considering how fast Germans drive, I don't think Germans are concerned about the speeds traveled by Americans.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 11-08-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By FreqMan
Passport BMW in the DC area is good to deal with....

Passport BMW in the DC area is good to deal with. I had an excellent sales experience with them earlier this year.

Passport will do an invoice pricing deal - in my experience they will apply...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-10-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By FreqMan
I commute on 295 and the MD beltway. I used the...

I commute on 295 and the MD beltway. I used the Pirellis last winter. Good handling. I felt more comfortable driving aggressively when temps were in the 30s and below. The summers lose traction...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-01-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,374
Posted By FreqMan
When I drove a gas powered F10, I tried 89...

When I drove a gas powered F10, I tried 89 octane. Found that my gas mileage diminished around 3%. I also found the engine timing was changed which resulted in noticeable sluggishness. I switched...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-11-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By FreqMan
Square set-up has better stability than staggered.

Square set-up has better stability than staggered.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-03-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,747
Posted By FreqMan
Thanks for the info After Hours. RFTs are...

Thanks for the info After Hours.

RFTs are not for every enthusiast but they can have their place. I have a 35 mile commute on the DC beltway and Baltimore Parkway at around 5 AM. I get about 4...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By FreqMan
When you take delivery, whatever incentives are...

When you take delivery, whatever incentives are in place at that time will be applied to whatever price you negotiated when ordering the car. So if there is a $1000 holiday credit like last year,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,279
Posted By FreqMan
Since you are in Southern California there are...

Since you are in Southern California there are great board sponsor options for you to get your best deal on a special order lease deal. Do a bimmerfest search on Greg Poland at Pacific BMW or look...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-29-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,279
Posted By FreqMan
My car is loaded. In 2016 the MSRP is about...

My car is loaded. In 2016 the MSRP is about $1000 less than when I took delivery in 2015. However, I special ordered mine in December using invoice pricing and was able to keep the holiday and eco...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-28-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,136
Posted By FreqMan
I've used both the BMW leather cleaning kit and...

I've used both the BMW leather cleaning kit and Lexol. Both work fine but Lexol is cheaper.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-26-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 664
Posted By FreqMan
I was making the same decision last February here...

I was making the same decision last February here in Northern Virginia. I was taking delivery of my car with summer tires on the staggered set up. Like you, I am not concerned about the snow. In...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-08-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,691
Posted By FreqMan
This discussion provides insight into how BMW...

This discussion provides insight into how BMW makes money considering the ED invoice price is significantly below US invoice. It appears corporate BMW makes the same profit but most (if not all) of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-01-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By FreqMan
I had this problem on a 2012 F10 528i I...

I had this problem on a 2012 F10 528i I previously owned. Didn't request a fix.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-13-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,167
Posted By FreqMan
Or, you could order from a board sponsor and pick...

Or, you could order from a board sponsor and pick the car up at the S.C. Performance Center and get the benefit of a day of driving fun.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-07-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By FreqMan
Go for it

Go for it
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,440
Posted By FreqMan
Mine was produced in 01/2015 - mid month. Has 5...

Mine was produced in 01/2015 - mid month. Has 5 bolts. Perhaps after the holiday break the change was implemented.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-28-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,037
Posted By FreqMan
Ditto for the floor liners.. You pay more for...

Ditto for the floor liners.. You pay more for floor liners but they are worth it. Do an Internet search to find the best deal. I bought mine at mybimmerparts.com.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,617
Posted By FreqMan
If there are multiple BMW dealers within an hour...

If there are multiple BMW dealers within an hour of so of the target dealer, then you have a more competitive environment. If a dealer consistently has lower prices than the rest, then that dealer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,196
Posted By FreqMan
I was in your shoes with a 2014 328 (bought used...

I was in your shoes with a 2014 328 (bought used so not as much of a loss). I got a good offer at Carmax and took them up on it. Carmax is the best way to go if you can't or won't sell yourself.
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