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Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 07-23-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 975
Posted By LoneStarM3
Laser

Laser
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 07-22-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 975
Posted By LoneStarM3
Texas Defensive Driving School ??

Well, I had my first taste of the Texas DPS new "pop laser" radar last friday:bawling:

Even if you have the latest (i.e., Valentine One with pop laser circuit) there is NO warning! The officer...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-06-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,114
Posted By LoneStarM3
Much of the Gull Island story is based on a book...

Much of the Gull Island story is based on a book "The Energy Non-Crisis" by Lindsey Williams, who was a chaplin serving the Prudhoe Bay workers during the time the pipeline was being built. ...
Forum: European Delivery 05-15-2008, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 545
Posted By LoneStarM3
Photos of Omaha Beach & Cemetery

This is sort of ED related as it shows a very good place to try to see if your ED takes you to France. These were taken on my ED in Oct 2005. Nice photos of the American Cemetery at Colleyville sur...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,410
Posted By LoneStarM3
I have USAA on everything I have. Have used them...

I have USAA on everything I have. Have used them since 1962.

They didn't bat an eye over my M3, but may be because I have a very good record with them.

As far as I am concerned there is no...
Forum: European Delivery 03-05-2008, 10:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,847
Posted By LoneStarM3
Don't know about now, but when I got mine in Oct...

Don't know about now, but when I got mine in Oct 2006 (gas was pretty high in Europe then as well) had completely full tank when we picked it up in Munich.
Forum: European Delivery 02-26-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 997
Posted By LoneStarM3
I agree. Bought my M3 through Joern/Passport (and...

I agree. Bought my M3 through Joern/Passport (and I live in Texas:))
If I were going again would probably do the same.....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-24-2008, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 871
Posted By LoneStarM3
I've posted this before, but some time ago: ...

I've posted this before, but some time ago:

Took ED on my M3 and had 1200 mi fluid changes (not complete 1200 mi inspection)
done in Caen (france)
After got car back local dealer (not ED dealer)...
Forum: European Delivery 02-19-2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,249
Posted By LoneStarM3
Similar experience in France.

On our ED we were stopped in Paris because we had running lights on in daytime. Hard to see why that matters, but the law there. We were waved over to curb is stop-go traffic by two officers on...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-22-2007, 05:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,736
Posted By LoneStarM3
Have only had mine over 100 a few times and then...

Have only had mine over 100 a few times and then only briefly in US. I usually run about 15 mph over speed limit. (keep it speeding - not reckless driving is stopped:))

While on ED we completed...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 756
Posted By LoneStarM3
Welcome to Texas (or you will be soon) My...

Welcome to Texas (or you will be soon)
My experience with dealers -- when planning an ED for my first BMW I had no luck with local dealers. None seemed much interested. I think that was because...
Forum: General BMW 11-08-2007, 11:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,436
Posted By LoneStarM3
AMEN!! Here in Texas we have a good bit of...

AMEN!! Here in Texas we have a good bit of top-down weather year round, but heated seats makes the difference on a lot days from late fall to early spring. Amazing how much happier you are with a...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 11-05-2007, 06:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,336
Posted By LoneStarM3
You might have made a typo on the date.... ...

You might have made a typo on the date....

The new NAVTEQ BMW DVD is 2007-2 not 2006-2.
Forum: Automotive / Photography 11-03-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By LoneStarM3
I just went through the same thing. I already...

I just went through the same thing. I already had a Nikon CP5700 and had used my son's Nikon D70 some. I was planning to get a Nikon D80 which is an update of the D70 series.
One reason was that I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-01-2007, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By LoneStarM3
The Motorola RAZR V3 works great with BMW...

The Motorola RAZR V3 works great with BMW Bluetooth and they should be widely available as a lot of people jumped on the iPhone. Especially as you use ATT (i.e., GSM carrier with current monopoly on...
Forum: General BMW 09-21-2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,387
Posted By LoneStarM3
I'll second this report. I bought my M3 through...

I'll second this report. I bought my M3 through Joern Esser / Passport BMW although I live in Texas. His answer to every problem was "I'll take care of it." And he did.:thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 09-18-2007, 10:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By LoneStarM3
You're right about the last! I was less than 2...

You're right about the last! I was less than 2 days away from departure for MUC and still hadn't paid for the car. [using a dealership in another state] My rep said, "Don't worry, send us the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2007, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 900
Posted By LoneStarM3
Here is a quickie:

Here is a quickie:
Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2007, 02:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,236
Posted By LoneStarM3
You might want to email them first, but probably...

You might want to email them first, but probably can just call. We called the dealership in Caan and were told (in fair english) that they were pretty booked, but if we could arrange to get there at...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2007, 07:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,400
Posted By LoneStarM3
Glad there are honest people left in the world:) ...

Glad there are honest people left in the world:)

A while back a young woman hit my wife's Explorer in a parking garage at a shopping center. When my wife came out a half hour later, the young...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2007, 07:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,400
Posted By LoneStarM3
Caca Pasa...:mad: I have some tiny rock...

Caca Pasa...:mad:

I have some tiny rock chips in front etc also...But the operative line in your message is "....I drive her daily..."

Got it for the enjoyment and fun of driving!

[small...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-28-2007, 02:07 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,629
Posted By LoneStarM3
Last I heard Montana's good law was under a cloud...

Last I heard Montana's good law was under a cloud as some idiot challenged a ticket for going way too fast for conditions, 100 in a snowstorm or something like that:)

So the courts were trying to...
Forum: European Delivery 08-21-2007, 09:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By LoneStarM3
Based on only one experience, may not be...

Based on only one experience, may not be meaningful, but we arrived just as they opened and there were only two other customers there. We got "our name in the hat" and went up to the cafe area to...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-20-2007, 07:15 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,449
Posted By LoneStarM3
15 will get you 20!

15 will get you 20!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-10-2007, 03:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,531
Posted By LoneStarM3
Something to consider, if applicable: If you...

Something to consider, if applicable: If you filled your car completely (i.e., "packed it in") then quickly parked - in other words didn't drive enough to lower the level - is is possible that...
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