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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-25-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,659
Posted By GTony
ModBargains III, Thanks for your reply. I...

ModBargains III, Thanks for your reply.

I didn't realize the HRE 300 Wheels are for the F80M3 only and that's how they would look on the Stock Standard F80M3 with No Suspension Changes Etc. Etc....
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-23-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,659
Posted By GTony
Looking really good. I wouldn't knock back that...

Looking really good. I wouldn't knock back that style of wheel on my car.

Annoying!! and this happens on a lot of threads, having to ask or try and find/guess, WHAT THE SPECS> ARE??

AGAIN - NO...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,318
Posted By GTony
Ask about going 225/45/18 and 255/40/18. OR...

Ask about going 225/45/18 and 255/40/18.
OR 235/45/18 and 265/40/18.
Both up 1 Profile.

335 Owners say they are using 17'' Rims.
Ask tirerack, 1010tires and other big places around until your...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-18-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 474
Posted By GTony
Hi stonex1, CENTRE CAPS. The Original BMW...

Hi stonex1,
CENTRE CAPS.
The Original BMW C/Caps fitted on my new wheels but protruded a little and in 4 places there was a small gap, enough to let water get inside when washing or put...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-17-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,257
Posted By GTony
Looks Fantastic. Favourite colour. AGAIN No...

Looks Fantastic. Favourite colour.
AGAIN No Technical Details.
I wont ask the obvious questions.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-13-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,088
Posted By GTony
HI bimmr, Shorter bonnet to accommodate 4 cyl....

HI bimmr,
Shorter bonnet to accommodate 4 cyl. only and FWD instead of RWD with AWD option as other choice.
I prefer RWD or AWD.

All the current X1's might look better because of their longer...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-05-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,659
Posted By GTony
Wow, how wide can you go. Looks great being a...

Wow, how wide can you go. Looks great being a wide and fat wheel guy but for even me perhaps a little to much. Although how can you resist that, look out I'll eat you look.
With BMW not giving us...
Forum: General BMW 11-19-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By GTony
If you stick to your mentioned oil change...

If you stick to your mentioned oil change schedule, that would mean, 15,000 divided by 1,000=15=Every 15 years.
BMW apparently lowered their recommendations on oil changes.
My Diesel, BMW I was...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-02-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 927
Posted By GTony
Also would love 19's but Country Roads where I am...

Also would love 19's but Country Roads where I am are bad.
In the long run it's wise to bite the bullet and choose what's best for our conditions.
I went with 18's to get a better profile tyre to...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 10-30-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,761
Posted By GTony
Unfortunately wont happen in Australia where we...

Unfortunately wont happen in Australia where we are subjected to greedy Government and Dealer Pricing.
Just one of the Taxes is Luxury Car Tax - For example on an M3 here it is AUD$23,000 and Drive...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-15-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,647
Posted By GTony
Hi Flyingman, Agree with your logical comments....

Hi Flyingman,
Agree with your logical comments. Rather than look for an independent analysis guy the oil companies haven't paid off I will stick with Castrol now that I will be doing my own changes....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-13-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 620
Posted By GTony
Sorry BMW320ixdrive, I should have noticed your...

Sorry BMW320ixdrive,
I should have noticed your last thread. Must be getting to old.
Still bear in mind what I said.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-13-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 620
Posted By GTony
Gas panel popped OFF. Do you mean popped OUT or...

Gas panel popped OFF. Do you mean popped OUT or OPENED. When you were drying it, didn't you notice the panel was open.
How is your car Coded, eg. The car has to be Unlocked to open the Gas Panel. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By GTony
Had BMW repair bad chip I got on the way to...

Had BMW repair bad chip I got on the way to service AUD$100. They used outside repairer and said a full Windscreen Replacement would cost $1,800.00.
I pay $5. extra on my insurance for windscreens...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-10-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,477
Posted By GTony
Agree about Sitting Down before Replacement...

Agree about Sitting Down before Replacement Quote. AUD$1,800.00.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-08-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,647
Posted By GTony
Which is best

My original dealer uses Shell but 1st service was at another because closer to home and they use Castrol. Will ask next service if they are changing to Shell.
I'm looking at changing oil myself and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-08-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By GTony
Hi SpeedyE, Like the look of those Aftermarket....

Hi SpeedyE,
Like the look of those Aftermarket. Easy to clean. Are offsets correct?
Armed with your Original Tyre Sizes and Now Offsets from Pavone, you can compare at - tirerack - and - 1010tyres...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-05-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By GTony
The same tire as your originals, 225/50/17. For...

The same tire as your originals, 225/50/17.
For your satisfaction look at Tire Calculations on - tirerack - and - 1010tyres, including Offset Calculators.
1010tyres say 225 Rim Width Range 6'' to...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-30-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,364
Posted By GTony
Question Thanks for another option to consider. Very...

Thanks for another option to consider.
Very similar to tdituning performance figures but higher pricing.
TDI seam more flexible.
As always we all have to look at the +'s and -'s of all the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-25-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,364
Posted By GTony
Yeah Tuners only Warrant their products. At least...

Yeah Tuners only Warrant their products. At least TDI gave you a quick/honest answer.
On the 4 Cylinder Motor BMW do/upgrade and put different parts to gain different Powers to keep up with their...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 09-16-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,262
Posted By GTony
Pretty hard to beat the BMW 6 Cylinder Engine in...

Pretty hard to beat the BMW 6 Cylinder Engine in Petrol or Diesel and it's development/versatility.
My Favourite is the M3.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-16-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By GTony
`Your concerns can only be determined by...

`Your concerns can only be determined by asking/communicating with your Dealer along with any other accessories, warranty issues you have made a list of before you go there.
My 17"RFT's still have a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 865
Posted By GTony
You would have to ask BMW and the Tyre Places in...

You would have to ask BMW and the Tyre Places in your area.
Don't forget if purchasing Tyres to make sure the Load Index and Speed Symbol are the same as your Original Tyres or preferably better.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By GTony
Don't know how Wide your Wheels are. Look up -...

Don't know how Wide your Wheels are.
Look up - 1010tyres - They have an Offset Calculator so you can compare the differences between your original set up and any changes your thinking of making.
Forum: General BMW 09-15-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,196
Posted By GTony
The start of things to come. FWD will be priced...

The start of things to come. FWD will be priced to sell, which in turn will probably see a good price increase in RWD.
Depending on the Engines I would consider 1 Series Sedan BUT No Way in FWD....
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