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Forum: Automotive / Photography 10-17-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,457
Posted By pod13
Snareman: was that 400mm on a gimbal or did you...

Snareman: was that 400mm on a gimbal or did you get that shot handheld?
Forum: Automotive / Photography 10-17-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,457
Posted By pod13
Nice images BLT! And some really nice equipment,...

Nice images BLT! And some really nice equipment, too.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-17-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,265
Posted By pod13
To restate what alee so eloquently said, the...

To restate what alee so eloquently said, the OPERATION of the DCT is almost exactly like the Tiptronic: Push the gas to go, Press the brake to stop, Shift up and down if in S-mode. The EXPERIENCE of...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-07-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By pod13
I like the new look! Which rear diffuser is that?...

I like the new look! Which rear diffuser is that? Are those the stock angel eyes?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By pod13
You might want to check out the site sponsors...

You might want to check out the site sponsors section.

I've used Tischer BMW before. Good Price. Good service.
http://getbmwparts.com/
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,628
Posted By pod13
The TPMS, only in the US, alerts on loss of...

The TPMS, only in the US, alerts on loss of pressure difference. I think the threshold is 10%. Its possible to lose pressure and never have the system alert you. You should check your tire pressure...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,751
Posted By pod13
I would get HUD again. Not so much for the...

I would get HUD again. Not so much for the digital speed display, which is nice, but for the way it consolidates all of the important information into one convenient location for you.

I would skip...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-26-2011, 06:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,086
Posted By pod13
Here you go. This is what you need right here....

Here you go. This is what you need right here. Everything in one easy package and its good quality stuff to boot.
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-23-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,518
Posted By pod13
Mine is empty too. Wheel lock key holder makes...

Mine is empty too. Wheel lock key holder makes sense.

The safety orange plastic thing is the transmission release tool, right? Does anyone carry a tow strap at all times?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 01-12-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,404
Posted By pod13
Its not that so severe a difference that you...

Its not that so severe a difference that you would notice it without someone pointing it out. My guess is pdx's rims were curb rash waiting to happen with his wife driving Active Steering or not.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2011, 07:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,906
Posted By pod13
Biofuel?...

Biofuel? http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=jet-biofuel-ready-for-takeoff
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 01-11-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,404
Posted By pod13
I have Active Steering, but I'm not sure I would...

I have Active Steering, but I'm not sure I would get it again.

I've heard some claim that it reduces the amount of effort necessary to turn the wheel, but after driving two other X6s mine doesn't...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By pod13
Heated or not, of the two I'd choose the M wheel,...

Heated or not, of the two I'd choose the M wheel, too. Good choice, X5diva!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By pod13
While quite beautiful and probably more practical...

While quite beautiful and probably more practical being leather that M wheel is not alcantara. This one is though....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,327
Posted By pod13
Wait! Your dealer drops off your loaner at your...

Wait! Your dealer drops off your loaner at your door and picks up your truck for service? Who are you using? BMW of Alexandria?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By pod13
The Performance Steering Wheel? ...

The Performance Steering Wheel?

http://www.bmwusa.com/Standard/Content/Accessories/BMWPerformance/BMWPerformanceSteeringWheel.aspx
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-07-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,459
Posted By pod13
I think the TMPS is only used in the US. Everyone...

I think the TMPS is only used in the US. Everyone else gets the FTM.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-03-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,526
Posted By pod13
I vote you get Adaptive Drive because it IS worth...

I vote you get Adaptive Drive because it IS worth it, and you get the 20" wheels with the Summer tires. Then since you spend four months in Tahoe you pick up a set of 18" or 19" rims with snow tires...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-02-2011, 07:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,990
Posted By pod13
Correction: The 70% I stated earlier may only be...

Correction: The 70% I stated earlier may only be a federal restriction on commercial vehicles not passenger cars or SUVs.

Nevertheless, several states (mostly northern states with the exception of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-02-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,990
Posted By pod13
Privacy glass is the tint added by the factory to...

Privacy glass is the tint added by the factory to the rear windows. Its right about 35% tint.

The front glass may not be tinted from the factory, but even if it is it is restricted to 70% by...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-02-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,368
Posted By pod13
WeatherTech makes the mats and liners for BMW....

WeatherTech makes the mats and liners for BMW. You can get them cheaper from Tischer BMW and they come with "BMW" on them instead of "WeatherTech"....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-01-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,002
Posted By pod13
I have the rear climate so I can't get a picture...

I have the rear climate so I can't get a picture for you, but I wouldn't pay for this option just for the tint. The rear controls and window shades don't get used in my car. The rear seat heaters do....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-01-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,785
Posted By pod13
I actually think there is value in having the...

I actually think there is value in having the spare whether you are running RFT or not. RFT won't hold up without pressure forever and if you get a blow out you'll need a spare... or a tow.

Your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-01-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,785
Posted By pod13
Sounds like an awesome truck. Drop the third row...

Sounds like an awesome truck. Drop the third row and get the spare tire and it will be perfect. Don't forget your winter wheel set.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-30-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,347
Posted By pod13
I thought I read somewhere that Tischer put that...

I thought I read somewhere that Tischer put that "kit" together off of the parts list that makes up the factory option. If you are going to get the spare, get it when you order the car. Its almost as...
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