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Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-05-2006, 04:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 525
Posted By PeteG
FS: 1997 Z3 2.8i, silver/black

I'm selling my 1997 Z3 2.8i 5 speed, silver ext, black leather interior and top. It has:

Approximately 84k miles, 6 cylinder 2.8i engine, Strong Strut strut brace, ACS pedals and brake handle,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-25-2006, 03:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 894
Posted By PeteG
Follow up: Anyone have opinions on Pirelli PZero...

Follow up: Anyone have opinions on Pirelli PZero Nero?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-24-2006, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 894
Posted By PeteG
Question Need opinions on new tires.

I am in the market for new rubber. Can any board members post opinions/suggestions for me based on the following factors I'm looking for?

1) Good performance/handling. I use the car only in...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-12-2006, 08:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,752
Posted By PeteG
Question Central locking remote/alarm problem

Ok, here goes:

At first, I can lock/arm alarm and unlock/disarm with the remote pod, but alarm horn won't chirp. When alarm is tripped, extremely faint chirps go off, lights flash, etc. as alarm...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-09-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 862
Posted By PeteG
Opinons: Will 17" run-flats perform well in snow?

I'm thinking of a 325xi with 17" run-flats. I'd like to keep a year-round wheel/tire combo as opposed to swapping out winter shoes.

Any opinions? BTW, I'm located in southern coastal Maine. TIA!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2005, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 598
Posted By PeteG
Corrected. My bad math. :confused:

Corrected. My bad math. :confused:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2005, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 598
Posted By PeteG
So it seems 325 xiT is $2,400 more than 325xi

according to pricing given for base msrp on bmwusa.com for 325xiT vs. pricing given to me by dealer for 325xi.

I seem to recall Bmwusa.com saying something a while back that the wagon would...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2005, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,200
Posted By PeteG
Thanks for the info. I'm prolly gonna seal a...

Thanks for the info.

I'm prolly gonna seal a deal w/in a week or so. Looking at 325xi, sparkling graphite/terra, step, cw, pp, power rear shade/side shades, xenon, sat prep.

Thanks again, all!...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2005, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,699
Posted By PeteG
Satellite radio question.

On the bmwusa website, they list satellite radio ($595) vs. satellite radio prep (pre-wiring, $75). Why would I order pre-wiring and not the actual oem satellite radio? Does that mean I can later add...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2005, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,200
Posted By PeteG
Some E90 newbie questions....

I'm thinking of ordering an E90 325xi for my wife. My SA states I can get 2nd allocation, meaning a November delivery.

My questions are:

1) What exactly is comfort access and how does it work?...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-03-2005, 01:06 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,957
Posted By PeteG
Going?? We're not moving again guys, are we? :tsk:

Going?? We're not moving again guys, are we? :tsk:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2005, 11:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,429
Posted By PeteG
$1,600 per year. X5, Z3, VW Passat. All full...

$1,600 per year. X5, Z3, VW Passat. All full coverage, $500 ded., clean record.

Of course, I'm in southern Maine. Apples and oranges.... ;)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2005, 06:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By PeteG
I've got news for ya, CJ. There is an abundance...

I've got news for ya, CJ. There is an abundance of sucky drivers in every state of the Union. And that's not just limited to the USA, as X5Jones illustrated. Just leave New England someday and find...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2005, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By PeteG
My dealer will do warranty service when 1 green...

My dealer will do warranty service when 1 green light is left.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2005, 04:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By PeteG
Pardon my ignorance, but what does "bedding them...

Pardon my ignorance, but what does "bedding them in" actually mean? :dunno:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2005, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By PeteG
I didn't do anything. All dealer serviced, so I...

I didn't do anything. All dealer serviced, so I don't know. I'm still under extended maint. (until 100k miles).
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2005, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By PeteG
Squeaky brakes question.

Ok, I'm at almost 62k miles. I have had front brake pads changed at about 45k, rears changed at about 54k. Rotors were never changed. For the past week or two, I've been noticing a very slight squeak...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2005, 05:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 968
Posted By PeteG
Need a chiropractor? Fly me down to Naples!...

Need a chiropractor? Fly me down to Naples! :thumbup: It's gotta be better than southern Maine at this time o' year!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2005, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By PeteG
Nice shot of you in downtown Portsmouth, Janix....

Nice shot of you in downtown Portsmouth, Janix. Lindbergh's Crossing is a nice pick in town. :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2005, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,813
Posted By PeteG
I highly recommend the Spinneybeck products,...

I highly recommend the Spinneybeck products, available from Leather Z. Lexol leaves a greasy residue, doesn't leave the leather nearly as nice as Spinneybeck. I'm sorry to say, I would not recommend...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2005, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By PeteG
Duh! Thanks, Jeff!

:thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2005, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By PeteG
Perhaps a dumb question...

Where can I buy a Bentley manual? Looking for a 97 e36 manual. Where can they be purchased? :dunno:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2005, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 941
Posted By PeteG
I have a friend named Phyuk Yu :p

I have a friend named Phyuk Yu :p
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2005, 06:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,874
Posted By PeteG
Try calling MTV's "Pimp My Ride". They'll get...

Try calling MTV's "Pimp My Ride". They'll get some toys on for ya! :bigpimp:

Have you had the chance to do the 330xi in snow yet? Turns out I'm keeping my X5 for me, will prolly buy a 330xi for...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2005, 05:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,310
Posted By PeteG
I have a single 10" MB Quart sub w/ quick...

I have a single 10" MB Quart sub w/ quick disconnects (for easy removal if/when I need the space). I have my amp neatly mounted in the rear side panel (passenger side).

MORE than enough bass,...
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