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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 12:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
What is the door placard pressure? RF's already...

What is the door placard pressure? RF's already 'ride like a rock' and your door placard pressure (by federal regulation) is established to accommodate the GAWR (gross axle weight rating) of your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
I seem to have touched a sensitive nerve. You...

I seem to have touched a sensitive nerve. You apparently have no technical/engineering credentials...and I'm retired, not seeking any so-called 'consulting' fees. I happen to have both the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 09:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By pointandgo
Geez, I wonder why they 'engineered' that...

Geez, I wonder why they 'engineered' that improvement? :dunno::angel:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By pointandgo
You have THREE keys? Reported.

You have THREE keys? Reported.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
Dude, Yes, any tire can be affected by road...

Dude,

Yes, any tire can be affected by road irregularities such as ruts. You've already admitted that even new tires can experience this (not necessarily with 'miles')...they don't have to have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 07:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 460
Posted By pointandgo
I've seen no charging stations at my local malls...

I've seen no charging stations at my local malls and yes, I'm surprised.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
For all the tire wear speculation, wizardry and...

For all the tire wear speculation, wizardry and nonsense...let's review this post again. :tsk:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By pointandgo
They are required (IIRC) to have the country of...

They are required (IIRC) to have the country of origin stamped on them: "made in China" for example.

If you took pics of the stamping marks on the wheels and submitted them I could probably tell...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 665
Posted By pointandgo
+1 In constant stop-and-go traffic, a...

+1

In constant stop-and-go traffic, a 'stick' can get quite 'weary.' If this is not a problem or issue, I'd get the stick...it's much more fun. On the other hand a 'manual' is more difficult to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 665
Posted By pointandgo
+1 :rofl:

+1
:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By pointandgo
BMW, Munich's 'Key Vault' ;) The armed...

BMW, Munich's 'Key Vault' ;)

The armed guards are not visible in this pic. :tsk:

http://c2.thejournal.ie/media/2011/05/05b-390x285.jpg

Why on earth would BMW be hesitant to allow you to have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 460
Posted By pointandgo
Exactly. I do a lot of local commuting,...

Exactly.

I do a lot of local commuting, errands of short duration but this doesn't justify another car. I'll be heading up to Mammoth Lakes, CA in a week or so for some fly fishing and this is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By pointandgo
My 2013 F30 has fold down rear seats as standard...

My 2013 F30 has fold down rear seats as standard equipment
My 2011 E90 fold down rear seats were NOT standard.
My 2008 E92 had fold down rear seats as standard equipment...

As a 'base line'...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By pointandgo
- By quieter do you also mean less vibration? ...

- By quieter do you also mean less vibration?
- What! Folding rear seats are gone again as a standard feature? BMW seems to do this about every other model year. :tsk:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,571
Posted By pointandgo
Bump... Congratulations...welcome to the...

Bump...

Congratulations...welcome to the forum...gorgeous car! :thumbup:

Hope to hear more from you in here in the future!

BTW...I have good friends in Dana Point and used to sail into the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
1. I'm somewhat familiar with 'tramlining.' ...

1. I'm somewhat familiar with 'tramlining.' Actually more than familiar.
2. Yes, I bet the alignment, worn parts caused the tire wear.
3. See DSX's post.
4. Geez, I've reached 5,790 posts!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-22-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 983
Posted By pointandgo
Bump... Oh come on. The BMW experience is...

Bump...

Oh come on. The BMW experience is much more than horsepower. :tsk: Obviously the BMW is more fun to drive. Anymore questions?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
You're talking about the I-5 highway 'rutting' ...

You're talking about the I-5 highway 'rutting' and a few others?

This may not resolve our Australian friend's situation, but some years ago I testified before a special Oregon legislative...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By pointandgo
This is highly unusual. The 'bright color' at...

This is highly unusual. The 'bright color' at the broken end leads me to believe that it's aluminum...but the rest of the 'shank' doesn't seem to have been actually 'screwed into' anything for its...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 522
Posted By pointandgo
Looks like we have a consensus. :thumbup:

Looks like we have a consensus. :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 555
Posted By pointandgo
Does everyone know where to search for recalls...

Does everyone know where to search for recalls (official government site)? Savercar.gov
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 584
Posted By pointandgo
Dab, What do you mean by 'uneven' road...

Dab,
What do you mean by 'uneven' road surfaces? I'm inclined to agree with DSX on this issue (alignment, worn parts).

If you disagree, please explain how worn tires with 'worn outer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-08-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,993
Posted By pointandgo
You forgot: "Will this wheel fit on my car, or...

You forgot: "Will this wheel fit on my car, or Angel eyes forum."

Personally, I'm all for an 'Alpine white,' and N20 engine specific forum.

BTW...watch for my soon-to-be released thread on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By pointandgo
Tire wear will tell the story, but our aggressive...

Tire wear will tell the story, but our aggressive camber (and associated tire shoulder wear) can't be fixed by an alignment. Excessive toe (out of spec) may help, but BMW's toe spec. is beyond what...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By pointandgo
+1 Leave it alone!

+1

Leave it alone!
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