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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-17-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By LMC
The warranty expires when you hit 50,000 miles or...

The warranty expires when you hit 50,000 miles or when you hit four years from the in service date. Check with a BMW dealer to determine the latter, which might be around Nov 25th or might be...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-09-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 384
Posted By LMC
Oops -- sorry, I meant "go-flats" not run-flats....

Oops -- sorry, I meant "go-flats" not run-flats. A little short-circuit in the brain there...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-08-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 384
Posted By LMC
First of all, with staggered tires the part about...

First of all, with staggered tires the part about replace rear only if buying two is not applicable; with different wear patterns F & R, you replace what needs replacing. But of course this only...
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-06-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By LMC
If reliability is a priority, I would think the 3...

If reliability is a priority, I would think the 3 series would have the edge. The 5s are more complex and Consumer Reports, for example, rates them as slightly more trouble-prone.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-04-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By LMC
2017 M3 production complete

This is really happening! 2017 M3 in Individual Champagne Quartz metallic with Sakhir Orange full leather, moonroof, M DCT and black 437M wheels. Originally a 2016 that got pushed to 2017.

The...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-04-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,243
Posted By LMC
Terrible news... great guy and contributed a lot...

Terrible news... great guy and contributed a lot to the 'fest. I invariably enjoyed his "wall of text" posts...

RIP
Forum: Off-Topic 08-03-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 768
Posted By LMC
Since this whole "sacrifice" thing came out of...

Since this whole "sacrifice" thing came out of the political campaign, it seems to me that many people have missed the point. What we are really talking about here is sacrifice for one's country....
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-03-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By LMC
Is that the only thing that worries you, Rudy?...

Is that the only thing that worries you, Rudy? Did you catch the part about running PSC2 in front and PSS in the rear? I would have figured that to be a monster red flag... In particular, I would...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-02-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By LMC
Yeah, you need the same diameter front & rear....

Yeah, you need the same diameter front & rear. That said, your desired fitment may be a little too ambitious. The BMW-recommended 20" sizes are 225/35R-20 front and 255/30R-20 rear; you're wanting...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 07-31-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,360
Posted By LMC
While the link did not work for me, the...

While the link did not work for me, the Bimmerzone kit is a 155/70D-18 tire on a 18 x 4 wheel. It says it fits cars without CCBs.

I'm planning to get an inexpensive 19" alloy wheel with a...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-24-2016, 09:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By LMC
They've been around for years. A forged wheel...

They've been around for years. A forged wheel from BBS Japan.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-18-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,297
Posted By LMC
Yeah, it did work. Looks great! :thumbup: ...

Yeah, it did work. Looks great! :thumbup:

Assume you are running 245/45R-19 in front and 275/40R-19 in rear?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-15-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By LMC
Here's another angle for you: The anthracite...

Here's another angle for you: The anthracite headliner is NOT standard on a 320i sedan. It is part of the sport package. So, find a 320i (non-sport pkg) owner who wants an anthracite headliner and...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-15-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By LMC
Yes. And I think that there actually is a third...

Yes. And I think that there actually is a third choice, but that is Everest Gray. Don't forget, too, that the headliner color also involves the pillar trim, so there are quite a few separate parts...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-15-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By LMC
I do not know the answer to your question, but...

I do not know the answer to your question, but would like to point out that the headliner fitted to cars with beige interiors (sensatec or leather) is not beige: It is oyster. It has been some years...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-02-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By LMC
Ouch! Well, I guess I will cross that shop off my...

Ouch! Well, I guess I will cross that shop off my list of possibilities. Did they give you anything for the old tires or did you just leave 'em by the side of the road?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-24-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By LMC
Of course you can go bigger. For starters, try...

Of course you can go bigger. For starters, try going to the www.tirerack.com, input the info on your car and look at the huge number of choices there. Take note of the recommended sizes of wheels and...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-22-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,073
Posted By LMC
BMW has not been selling leather dashes in large...

BMW has not been selling leather dashes in large numbers for too long, so I don't think we have much to go on. I have a four year old Porsche with full leather and it seems to be holding up well, and...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-22-2016, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By LMC
The extended Individual leather option for MY2017...

The extended Individual leather option for MY2017 4ers includes, at no extra cost, XT1. XT1 is the dash and door top leather that equates to full leather, and also includes contrasting stitching on...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-20-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,478
Posted By LMC
Hechinger's started in DC and was a regional home...

Hechinger's started in DC and was a regional home improvement staple in the Mid-Atlantic region with 100+ stores. Went bust in 1999.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-15-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,896
Posted By LMC
Another reminder of what a great resource...

Another reminder of what a great resource Bimmerfest is!

:thumbup:
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-13-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By LMC
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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-13-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By LMC
Thanks for the (interim) report; Doesn't sound...

Thanks for the (interim) report; Doesn't sound too promising. As it happens, I have a sister who lives just a few hours from the PC in Knoxville, and so I could search for a swap out there with just...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-12-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By LMC
I love Tire Rack and have been a satisfied...

I love Tire Rack and have been a satisfied customer many times, but how would that work on the almost-new tires that he would remove?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-11-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By LMC
Essentially you need to find a tire store. That...

Essentially you need to find a tire store. That should be simple in virtually any town. But then it gets tricky. If you did this in your home town and had time to work the issue, no problem -- drive...
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