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Forum: Off-Topic Today, 06:48 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By dwlink
Off topic - please ban this guy. He's been...

Off topic - please ban this guy. He's been posting nonsense and spamming the forum with his junk hyperlinks.
Forum: Off-Topic Today, 05:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,057
Posted By dwlink
If the jackpot is such that the expected payout...

If the jackpot is such that the expected payout is greater than the purchase price, then I'll buy a ticket. That being said, there's an extra step of applying a little bit of game theory to reduce...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,281
Posted By dwlink
Right now I'm long currency hedged Intl ETFs HEZU...

Right now I'm long currency hedged Intl ETFs HEZU and HEFA which is basically Europe and Asia without the currency price movements relative to the dollar. Drop the "H" in these funds and you have the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By dwlink
All BMW brakes dust like crazy. You need to apply...

All BMW brakes dust like crazy. You need to apply a paint sealant to your wheels and then you should be able to just hose off the dust. I've had good success with Rejex, but need to re apply every...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By dwlink
FALSE!!! Granted, if you don't have the sport...

FALSE!!! Granted, if you don't have the sport package the suspension is a little soft - though that can easily be fixed. An easy way to check is to look at the trim around the windows along the edges...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By dwlink
I think I might be stating the obvious here, but...

I think I might be stating the obvious here, but by the engine wanting to speed are you saying you notice an increase in the RPMs. It could perhaps be an issue with the transmission downshifting too...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By dwlink
What is the base MF before your SDs? Never ever...

What is the base MF before your SDs? Never ever shop on monthly payment.

Also, what do the other fees such as paperwork fees and the lease acquisition fee add up to?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-25-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 517
Posted By dwlink
Funny that this is going viral (pun intended),...

Funny that this is going viral (pun intended), but the actual technology hasn't even been developed.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,610
Posted By dwlink
Nothing for me other than Zaino leather in a...

Nothing for me other than Zaino leather in a bottle.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By dwlink
What about everything that isn't an X?

What about everything that isn't an X?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-22-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 693
Posted By dwlink
If you don't regularly follow the market, just...

If you don't regularly follow the market, just hire a financial advisor. I'll offer a few more specific thoughts though.

1. Do the Roth IRA trick and put your riskiest investments into this...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-22-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By dwlink
Another increase in D&H?

I visited BMWUSA today to take a peek if the 3 series configurator was updated for the imminent LCI. To my surprise I saw D&H was up $45 to a total of $995 now.

Last year when we ordered our 4GC...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-21-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By dwlink
Boulevard wheat and their Tank 7 are both great...

Boulevard wheat and their Tank 7 are both great beers. As for the original topic, our friends took us to Jack Stack both times we visited and we thought it was great. I'm sure there's better though.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-21-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By dwlink
The boulevard brewery tour isn't too bad.

The boulevard brewery tour isn't too bad.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,189
Posted By dwlink
M performance accessories are typically...

M performance accessories are typically discounted just as any other standalone option. Multiply the MSRP of them by 91% and round towards the nearest $5. From time to time, dealers may get specials...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,189
Posted By dwlink
Use the spreadsheet in the first post and follow...

Use the spreadsheet in the first post and follow the instructions. You have the right strategy, just make sure you're being offered the right numbers. Negotiating margin of $500 or less is great.
Forum: European Delivery 06-17-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By dwlink
+2 We went during Oktoberfest and our hotel...

+2

We went during Oktoberfest and our hotel (Leonardo Royal) wanted $30ish for breakfast between the two of us. Instead, we just headed to the Welt first thing in the morning and enjoyed the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 945
Posted By dwlink
There's alot of bolts all around the bumper and I...

There's alot of bolts all around the bumper and I was considering doing things myself using an epoxy resin, but figured since I'm going to keep this car a long time it would be best to have the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 624
Posted By dwlink
Amen to that. I need some more numbers to the...

Amen to that. I need some more numbers to the data than number of problems per 100 of vehicles. Really needs to take into account the severity of the problems including cost, time lost /...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-17-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 533
Posted By dwlink
I bet that symmetric push over at the end was...

I bet that symmetric push over at the end was just as fun as the climb.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 945
Posted By dwlink
The side of the bumper cover that you don't see....

The side of the bumper cover that you don't see. You'll need to remove the bumper cover to get access to reasonable mounting points.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 945
Posted By dwlink
Plastic weld some neodymium magnets in the holes...

Plastic weld some neodymium magnets in the holes on the license plate mount and on the inside of the bumper cover for a very clean look.
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Forum: Off-Topic 06-13-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 645
Posted By dwlink
I'd give him a chance - did you mention to the...

I'd give him a chance - did you mention to the advisor that he needed to both sell and disburse a check? Often times, a sell order is just that and you'll just end up with cash in your account that...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,510
Posted By dwlink
Take it to a different dealership - perhaps one...

Take it to a different dealership - perhaps one in your area that has good reviews for their service dept?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,387
Posted By dwlink
Its 10k + CBS so there's some variance to it. I...

Its 10k + CBS so there's some variance to it. I do alot of highway driving so my indicator will be up at 11,700. I had the oil changed at about 7k, but seeing as my service intervals will be closer...
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