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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-22-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,474
Posted By guyatherton
ED is European Delivery, where you go to Munich...

ED is European Delivery, where you go to Munich and pick up the car, you drive it around Europe (if you wish) and then it gets shipped to the US, you fly back and several weeks later you pick up the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-10-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,169
Posted By guyatherton
Might help if you were a native speaker - how...

Might help if you were a native speaker - how come you have a BMW??
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 01-24-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 15,625
Posted By guyatherton
Is this just VW's DSG system with an extra gear?

Is this just VW's DSG system with an extra gear?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-15-2008, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 604
Posted By guyatherton
The 2008 328 sedan gets chrome exhaust finishers...

The 2008 328 sedan gets chrome exhaust finishers compared to the 2007. No other chrome as far as I know.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,927
Posted By guyatherton
How so? It is quoted so that people can keep up...

How so? It is quoted so that people can keep up with the conversation and see what I am referring to rather than wade back through previous comments.
I do not see how it is trying to be cool or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,927
Posted By guyatherton
An E90 is a sports sedan - just check with BMW....

An E90 is a sports sedan - just check with BMW. Certainly more sports than your convertible with its extra weight and less rigidity. You have said before you didn't get it for any performance or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2008, 11:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,927
Posted By guyatherton
As usual BJ speaks mainly crap (with a hint of...

As usual BJ speaks mainly crap (with a hint of truth somewhere buired). Of course the coupe and convertible are 3 series models. They always have been. The number of parts they share with the 3...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2008, 09:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,558
Posted By guyatherton
Why did you want to try and make your 328 look...

Why did you want to try and make your 328 look like an M3 - they are different.

You have a great car that is attractive, powerful and good to drive why act like a teenager and dress it up to be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2007, 06:20 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 16,669
Posted By guyatherton
It wasn't a personal attack, just a comment that...

It wasn't a personal attack, just a comment that you hadn't answered a couple of questions/posts other people had made. Why do I need a question? You normally just makes comments. Since you usually...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-24-2007, 11:31 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 16,669
Posted By guyatherton
I notice that BJ didn't respond to this comment...

I notice that BJ didn't respond to this comment or the one Mace14 made recently - obviously he only has clever things to say some of the time. Savvy!!
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-06-2007, 11:32 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,846
Posted By guyatherton
For information the UK prices include delivery...

For information the UK prices include delivery and sales tax which is 17.5%. So the more expensive a car is before tax the larger the tax bill thereby expanding the difference a little.

To even...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2007, 09:03 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,731
Posted By guyatherton
The OP was not speeding so the police tactics...

The OP was not speeding so the police tactics were completely uncalled for. Also your children should not be out playing on a busy highway. If they are inside admiring your rolex (or Chinese replica...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2007, 06:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,655
Posted By guyatherton
The 1 was always going to be nearer in price to...

The 1 was always going to be nearer in price to the 3 than the 3 is to the 5 series because the size difference is not that much and plenty of 3 series parts are going to be used in the 1 including...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,046
Posted By guyatherton
Glad you are enjoying your new 328. I have had my...

Glad you are enjoying your new 328. I have had my 328 for just over 5 weeks and it is excellent. I have driven over 2000 miles already and no reliability issues. The interior quality is outstanding....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-10-2007, 10:01 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 6,958
Posted By guyatherton
+1

+1
Forum: Off-Topic 08-10-2007, 06:38 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 6,958
Posted By guyatherton
Excellent stuff - for number 4 though I would...

Excellent stuff - for number 4 though I would change it to that they think they are the world's leading authority on most things. Of course they are not but facts don't get in the way of their views....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2007, 06:34 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,372
Posted By guyatherton
Crap - Honda sells more Accords than BMW sells of...

Crap - Honda sells more Accords than BMW sells of their entire range. Maybe in some localised, properous areas there are more BMW's than Honda Accords (forgeting all the other Honda models) but that...
Forum: General BMW 08-08-2007, 11:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,586
Posted By guyatherton
I agree the X4 looks much more "normal" than the...

I agree the X4 looks much more "normal" than the X6 - a very odd profile for the X6, not sure how that will work. The X4 could easily pass for the next generation X3 - not sure how they will...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2007, 07:28 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 9,558
Posted By guyatherton
You don`t have much idea for someone who...

You don`t have much idea for someone who allegedly earns a lot of money and who has leased/purchased a BMW. With the sports package you get no extra lettering to show off with. You get 1" larger...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2007, 07:23 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 9,558
Posted By guyatherton
From what you have said you don`t have your BMW...

From what you have said you don`t have your BMW yet so what are you currently driving with your nose in the air?
I would expect most BMW owners do not drive with their nose in the air - just a small...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2007, 02:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 15,745
Posted By guyatherton
I mentioned it because most people on this forum...

I mentioned it because most people on this forum seem to think only the twin turbo engine warrants a mention. Also the original poster who you replied to has a 328 on order so the oil cooler etc is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2007, 08:36 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 15,745
Posted By guyatherton
Your quote only applies to the 335 - if someone...

Your quote only applies to the 335 - if someone was interested in the 328 (which is the bigger seller) then chrome tips and paddle shifts are the only things (so far) listed.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-01-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,094
Posted By guyatherton
Very similar experience to mine at Performance, I...

Very similar experience to mine at Performance, I plan on using them for servicing as they are more convenient but for purchase I will certainly consider Leith again.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-01-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,936
Posted By guyatherton
I am a first time lessee and was approved even...

I am a first time lessee and was approved even though I didn't have a mortgage until last month (rented prior to that). I agree with the other posted look at your income/employment situation as that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2007, 01:59 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,467
Posted By guyatherton
Is Burr Walnut more expensive? In the UK the...

Is Burr Walnut more expensive? In the UK the aluminium trim is a $500 extra cost option compared to the standard wood trim. Real metal will cost.
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