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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 07:40 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Not so much the system but the low ground...

Not so much the system but the low ground clearance of the GTR will be a problem in the snow. A good AWD system should be able to handle snow, rain and provide good drivability. I suppose if one does...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 11:15 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I just went from an E60 to an F10 and, well... damn.

Do you mean Nissan's ATTESA ETS AWD system? Say that three times fast [emoji3]. Lets just say I would not be taking the GTR on a mountain ski trip anytime soon.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 06:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By The X Men
Then you would be correct if you use 28i to...

Then you would be correct if you use 28i to describe both.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 05:58 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Here is a article rating the best AWD system on...

Here is a article rating the best AWD system on the market, traction and performance wise. BMW and Porsche's AWD system did not make the list.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I had a few RWD cars when I was younger, its...

I had a few RWD cars when I was younger, its easier to fish tail in a RWD car compare to AWD and FWD, but as long as it is a controlled fish tail, its all good.
As mentioned above, Audi already has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
The A6 FWD is not selling too well, maybe that...

The A6 FWD is not selling too well, maybe that why Audi put in the dual clutch tranny in an attempt to boost sale. No doubt the sweet spot in the Audi A6 trims are the 3.0T and TDI models. The Audi 8...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Funny you say that about the Audi 4 cylinder...

Funny you say that about the Audi 4 cylinder engine, the next generation of Audi 2.0T engine will have even less horsepower, 190 HP. It looks like Audi is going in the same direction of Mazda, fuel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I agree regarding the steering, I prefer the...

I agree regarding the steering, I prefer the F10's steering over Audi's as far as feedback and on center feed, the weight is about the same.
The MLB platform is suppose to be one of the most...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Yes, like everything in life, its trade off. More...

Yes, like everything in life, its trade off. More weight for more traction.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Audi use a longitudinal engine layout which is...

Audi use a longitudinal engine layout which is the same as BMW's engine layout. The latest generation of Audi has started mounting their engine behind the front axle for a better weight distribution....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By The X Men
Thanks for the correction.

Thanks for the correction.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Audi's claim to fame is the AWD Quattro system, I...

Audi's claim to fame is the AWD Quattro system, I would never buy a FWD Audi even if I live in California. The Quattro send most of the power to the rear to make it feel more like a RWD car. Once you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
The leasing deals are not as competitive in the...

The leasing deals are not as competitive in the rest of the country as California. As seen on the table below, about half of the owners of high end cars still prefer to buy than lease, I am one of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I have always been a free agent, owned about 4...

I have always been a free agent, owned about 4 Audi before moving onto BMW. Audi has come a long way performance wise, but I feel that the quality of the new Audi is not as good as the older ones....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By The X Men
I had a windshield replace by the dealer on my 1...

I had a windshield replace by the dealer on my 1 month old Audi years ago, I had no issues afterward. In your case, I would exhaust all other possibilities before I replace the windshield. Get a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 789
Posted By The X Men
When the vehicle was on the lot, one look at the...

When the vehicle was on the lot, one look at the headlights and you should be able to tell what kind of headlight the car has. Xenon lights will have projector lens while halogen will have...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By The X Men
As you might know, 2014 is the refresh year, if...

As you might know, 2014 is the refresh year, if you an swing that, that would be the best choice. I had a 2012 535i and it still had some issues such as throttle lag and highway vibration, go for the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
Not sure about where you are but here in the...

Not sure about where you are but here in the Northeast, most people still consider Audi one step below BMW and Mercedes. Price wise, BMW is cheaper to lease but more expensive to buy. One thing that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I will have to test drive both to decide but...

I will have to test drive both to decide but usually I do not like rock hard suspension, even in a car like Corvette. It might be a while before I pull the trigger on a new car since my F10 is only 5...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
The Z51 package is a bit too hardcore for me, I...

The Z51 package is a bit too hardcore for me, I am not looking to take my car to the track.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By The X Men
The KBB valve on that car is $32500, its not even...

The KBB valve on that car is $32500, its not even close to being a good deal.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,265
Posted By The X Men
I came very close to buying the XF a few months...

I came very close to buying the XF a few months ago, it is a gorgeous car. The powertrain is smooth and powerful, a bit on the thirty side. The interior is typical Jaguar, very classy and well done....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By The X Men
No need to change the wheel, I would not use that...

No need to change the wheel, I would not use that dishonest BMW dealer again if I were you.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By The X Men
Not to sound picky, but the X3 28i actually has a...

Not to sound picky, but the X3 28i actually has a 3.0 liter engine, not a 2.8 liter as the name might suggest.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By The X Men
I would try to clean your windshield with some...

I would try to clean your windshield with some strong cleaner, such as a cleaning alcohol. The other possibility is the spring tension on the wiper arm is too strong. I would try all those things...
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