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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By twssas
Replacing Tires

Currently on second set of Dunlop run flats staggered 18 inch set up. Noisy as heck at this point. Time to change.

I am planning on going with either the Michelin Super Sports, or Michelin Sport...
Forum: European Delivery 10-13-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,963
Posted By twssas
Congrats. Your cars look great!. I believe I am...

Congrats. Your cars look great!. I believe I am liking the 18" wheels more and more.

Enjoy!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-11-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By twssas
18 or 19 inch

What's the general consensus here with regard to wheel size for m3 or m4? I was all for the 19 inch until I started looking a little closer at the 18's. The 18 wheel doesn't look bad at all, but 19...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-11-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
Guess you could say we have two older cars...I...

Guess you could say we have two older cars...I guess that was what I was comparing the braking against. I am sure the M sport brake will an option for us. Still looking for that orbit grey wheel...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-10-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
This is a great explanation. Thank you. In...

This is a great explanation. Thank you.
In this case I have the X35d, and she will have the car.

BTW, did you get your vehicles at Nashville BMW? I am just a couple of hours south of you.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-09-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
You hit the nail on the head when you referred to...

You hit the nail on the head when you referred to the sport line without DHP. I had mentioned earlier, that we had drove a used 2014 435 sport line...because it was the only 4 the dealer had on the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-09-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
The 62K does not include the MPPK, you are right....

The 62K does not include the MPPK, you are right. Still a significant chunck of change between the total of 64K, and 75-77K on the M4. Of course, if I do ED, can get a much better deal on 435,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-09-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
You should definitely consider doing European...

You should definitely consider doing European Delivery



Funny you mention that. We are toying with the idea of whatever we get doing ED and delivery at the Performance Center.

We were...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
How is your steering without the DHP? We drove a...

How is your steering without the DHP? We drove a used 2014 sport line 435, with all seasons(the only 4 series the dealer had on the lot at the time), and the steering was absolutely terrible no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
How is the torque with the MPPK.? That is really...

How is the torque with the MPPK.? That is really what we felt in the M4. My X5 has torque that is amazing (diesel), like about 425 foot lbs. I read somewhere if I remember right, that BMW...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
I appreciate you comments. You mentioned that...

I appreciate you comments. You mentioned that you once had a e60 sport, so you know exactly how well that drove. I also notice you have M sport brakes on your 435 and 19 inch wheels. That would be...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-08-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
The dealer doesnt have a manual to try......I...

The dealer doesnt have a manual to try......I would if they did........She has driven all types of manuals so that isnt the issue....she says she is getting lazy in her older age......would rather...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-08-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
Ah, that is good to hear......wife really enjoys...

Ah, that is good to hear......wife really enjoys driving the car.....she appreciates the power and sport, while I plug along in my X5 diesel......:)
I know there is lot of transmission...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-08-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
Thanks for the feedback. I tried to find an...

Thanks for the feedback. I tried to find an online owners manual for the M, to educate myself a bit on how to set up the transmission....but have not found it yet. Did find a you-tube video of a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
well the issue with the M, is the learning curve...

well the issue with the M, is the learning curve on the DCT. When she test drove it...(I did the same thing), she put in drive....and it just sits there....it doesnt creep forward like a traditional...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
We did.....and it was kind of funny.....She put...

We did.....and it was kind of funny.....She put in in drive (and I did the same thing), and we just sat there....expected the car to creep forward as other cars do in drive. Found out after the...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By twssas
M3/M4 as daily driver?

Looking to replace wifes 535. Looking at several options including the M. She is primary driver...likes the car....but....she is not interested in manual transmission......and was wondering how the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,659
Posted By twssas
2015 435 msport test drive

We are in the process of looking for a future replacement of wifes 535......

Here is what we have tested to this point:

M235: Seemed to be a fun car to drive, steering seemed firm....lots of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 16,611
Posted By twssas
I couldn't stand not...

I couldn't stand not knowing.....so.......Neighbor had a code reader.........P2458: diesel particulate fliter regeneration duration.

I went ahead a cleared the light and drove about 5 miles. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 16,611
Posted By twssas
I know this is an old thread.......but...... ...

I know this is an old thread.......but......

My X5D was involved in this recall, and had SCR, and EGR Valve, and reprogrammed in August, 2012.

Vehicle is now out of warranty.(3 months ago) ...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-27-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,107
Posted By twssas
My CA just texted us and said the 235...

My CA just texted us and said the 235 sold.......hope you had a chance to drive it......
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-25-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,107
Posted By twssas
It's fun to drive......but white isn't my...

It's fun to drive......but white isn't my color........I'm sure they will sell it soon........not many of them around..........I'm going to keep studying ..........might have to order one, but will...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-25-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,107
Posted By twssas
Yes, it is a automatic....but it did shift quite...

Yes, it is a automatic....but it did shift quite smooth.....

We have bought 5 bmw's from Century in the last 9 years......Anne Marie is our CA.

I know what you mean about getting bigger all...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-25-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,107
Posted By twssas
yes.....at Century......we put 20 miles on...

yes.....at Century......we put 20 miles on it.....it is white..... You need to drive it, and give me your opinion.....see if you agree with me.......

you thinking about getting rid of your...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-24-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,107
Posted By twssas
I appreciate your comments......I think we really...

I appreciate your comments......I think we really want to like the m235, it makes a lot of sense, for her uses.....but one of my biggest concerns was the "attachment" to the road, and I think you...
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