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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-28-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,843
Posted By car-fan
Wow when I read "mint M3" in the title of this...

Wow when I read "mint M3" in the title of this thread, I was under the impression you were using mint as a metaphor for clean, immaculate, and/or flawless with reference to the overall condition of...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 07-26-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,121
Posted By car-fan
Not really, just ask "them" to pop the...

Not really, just ask "them" to pop the hood/bonnet;) followed by the statement "I thought ///M cars had ///M engines?":dunno: :p:p
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-16-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,326
Posted By car-fan
I have the 309's(mounted on Goodyear Eagle LS...

I have the 309's(mounted on Goodyear Eagle LS RFT's) as well. They are sitting in storage with approximately 500 miles on them. Don't miss the run flats, but the 309's have a good...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-28-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,580
Posted By car-fan
Wow, so this means there is not a surplus of new...

Wow, so this means there is not a surplus of new E92 ///M inventory out there. If anything the remaining unsold units averages to what <1 unit per state?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-28-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,352
Posted By car-fan
I have both as well. It's a shame that you can no...

I have both as well. It's a shame that you can no longer spec the : Sport Auto Transmission/paddle shifters, Sport Seats with extendable thigh support, and adjustable side bolsters with an anthracite...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-10-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,055
Posted By car-fan
Beautiful ride! congratulations on taking...

Beautiful ride! congratulations on taking delivery:thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-10-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,951
Posted By car-fan
+1 :thumbup::thumbup: ;)

+1 :thumbup::thumbup: ;)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-18-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,000
Posted By car-fan
I typed XC "90" in error. Very much aware of the...

I typed XC "90" in error. Very much aware of the differences between the models - that was a typo on my part. My inference was the XC60 vs. F25 X3:)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-15-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 936
Posted By car-fan
Talk about an invasion of privacy all for the...

Talk about an invasion of privacy all for the sake of a slight discount:rolleyes: I would never even remotely contemplate such a device:tsk:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-15-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,190
Posted By car-fan
Check the rear cargo area underneath the load...

Check the rear cargo area underneath the load tray. This is where mine where located inside of a clear plastic bag along with the foldable box tray.

If the cup holders are not there, consult with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,481
Posted By car-fan
You have a Citroen 2CV in the US - that must be a...

You have a Citroen 2CV in the US - that must be a sight post some pics please:)

You might want to try speaking with the GM for your dealership perhaps he can get some more detailed information...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,000
Posted By car-fan
Money Matters: I think the F25 X3 will stand the...

Money Matters: I think the F25 X3 will stand the test of time better than the XC90. Additionally, I believe resale value of the X3 will prove to be stronger as well. On paper the Volvo R Design...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,389
Posted By car-fan
Detailed F25 entertainment and communication pdf link

Not sure if this is a repost - please pardon me if it is:dunno:

Might be helpful for folks who need an explanation on connectivity with different phones, etc..

...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-12-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,055
Posted By car-fan
Nick has good taste period. He knows that you...

Nick has good taste period. He knows that you choose wisely for you/him. The F25 is a smart choice, especially since the E70/E71 models are due for replacement soon. Capo keep in mind that the F25...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,974
Posted By car-fan
Yes we do:thumbup: i'm 6'4 the front seats...

Yes we do:thumbup: i'm 6'4 the front seats provide plenty of support - plus they feature adjustable side bolsters (haven't used) and adjustable thigh support (routinely use) which provide plenty of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,974
Posted By car-fan
With regards to the SQ5. It will be real...

With regards to the SQ5. It will be real interesting to see what it's cousin the Porsche Macan brings to the table.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,974
Posted By car-fan
Yep your right - but the stats show the X3 35i...

Yep your right - but the stats show the X3 35i still pulls harder than any of its competitors. Basically on par with the Cayenne GTS which is obviously a class up. Likely attributable to the 8speed...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,974
Posted By car-fan
Hey Capo! What's going on? Yeah man - I think you...

Hey Capo! What's going on? Yeah man - I think you will be pleased. The X3 is one of the best values in the BMW line up;) At least folks have opened up to this one - if you know what I mean;) I still...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,974
Posted By car-fan
I think the current X3 35i will give the SQ5 a...

I think the current X3 35i will give the SQ5 a run for its money in its current state. DINAN is currently working on a tune for the N55 engine in the F25 and F10 with the following specs:

Peak...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-25-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By car-fan
I have one - albeit with the black strap instead...

I have one - albeit with the black strap instead of the embossed crocodile style. I have had it at least 5 years now, I don't wear it much these days. They are made by Tourneau and can be serviced...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,417
Posted By car-fan
The 35i is obviously the stronger performer out...

The 35i is obviously the stronger performer out of the 2. But if you're not concerned with outright performance the 2.8i is a great choice. Regardless of whats stated these vehicles are at the head...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,588
Posted By car-fan
+1 to some the 35i might even be a little "too"...

+1 to some the 35i might even be a little "too" aggressive/sporty insert whatever adjective you like. It's loud at times (cold start), makes turbo noises that are clearly heard, launches like a small...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 11-18-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,290
Posted By car-fan
I know the feeling I was one of the first...

I know the feeling I was one of the first adapters of DINAN Stage 1 on the 550GT when the tune was initially released for the F07. A 550 GT with Dinan is a true sleeper:thumbup::thumbup: I still...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-13-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,044
Posted By car-fan
Went from a maxi-cosi rear facing Infant -Seat to...

Went from a maxi-cosi rear facing Infant -Seat to a Recaro Pro-ride. Rear facing maxi-cosi was in my former QX56 and 550GT. Current Recaro (Proride) fits in my E92 as well as F25 and MINI without...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-13-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,008
Posted By car-fan
Do you happen to know the vehicle/unit number of...

Do you happen to know the vehicle/unit number of your car in the overall "LRP" production run?
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