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Forum: California 06-04-2009, 08:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,350
Posted By 4BMWFamily
the unmarkeds here are everything from Jeeps to...

the unmarkeds here are everything from Jeeps to malibus/ impalas to Nissan Maximas. They're allowed to pull you and ticket you here in NC.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-04-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,260
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I have a white '99, lots of fun to drive. All...

I have a white '99, lots of fun to drive. All the cops wave at you and all the idiots in the riced out Hondas discover their manners while you're driving down the highway. If you have to drive 100...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,882
Posted By 4BMWFamily
The *fastest* way to get an ordered car is to...

The *fastest* way to get an ordered car is to find an existing car in the allocation and modify it to the customer's requrements, based on your production schedule. Again, the fastest way to get one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,882
Posted By 4BMWFamily
unless the dealer messes up, he's going to modify...

unless the dealer messes up, he's going to modify a German car from the start, as the transit time is a lot less than the SA car.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,815
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I like it!

I like it!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2008, 06:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,882
Posted By 4BMWFamily
My '01 with 173K on it which I recently sold was...

My '01 with 173K on it which I recently sold was from S. Africa originally, and it was a GREAT car.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,251
Views: 151,100
Posted By 4BMWFamily
Well, there's always two sides to a story, huh? ...

Well, there's always two sides to a story, huh? Actually three if you believe the old adage of their's his side, our side, and the truth is somewhere in the middle.

Here's Flow's side:

Its...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,364
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I got a Xenonspecialist one for my 325, and it...

I got a Xenonspecialist one for my 325, and it was great. I ended up getting the epoxy kit from BMW though to secure it, the 3M tape didn't hold real well.
Forum: General BMW 06-27-2008, 02:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,260
Posted By 4BMWFamily
that's funny stuff!

that's funny stuff!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-25-2008, 02:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,491
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I got mine goodwilled at 50% because the fronts...

I got mine goodwilled at 50% because the fronts were cupping. They would have replaced just the fronts for free, but I decided to go with all 4. I put the Pirellis on it, we'll see how long they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-25-2008, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,665
Posted By 4BMWFamily
looks great!

looks great!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,148
Posted By 4BMWFamily
The tires were so noisey that it sounded like a...

The tires were so noisey that it sounded like a 4x4 with off-road tires going down the road. The SA said the front tires were cupping and that was causing the noise. BMW had a bulletin on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2008, 05:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,010
Posted By 4BMWFamily
handbrake turns? :-)

handbrake turns?

:-)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,148
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I got the bridgestones on my wife's '07 replaced...

I got the bridgestones on my wife's '07 replaced with Pirellis because of the cupping issue, but I never had any issues with them losing air. Is it a front or a back? I heard at one time that the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-13-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,500
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I think the original poster has fallen off the...

I think the original poster has fallen off the planet.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-13-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,500
Posted By 4BMWFamily
when I did the lease on my '07, there was a...

when I did the lease on my '07, there was a "Conditional Delivery Agreement" in the paperwork that outlined the results of what happened if there was a funding/ bank issue with the contracts. ...
Forum: European Delivery 04-22-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,395
Posted By 4BMWFamily
great writeup!

great writeup!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,291
Posted By 4BMWFamily
my M3 didn't have a lug wrench or jack either,...

my M3 didn't have a lug wrench or jack either, lol, talk about cheapskates!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2008, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By 4BMWFamily
yeah, the loaner policy is something worth...

yeah, the loaner policy is something worth considering, for sure.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2008, 09:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,291
Posted By 4BMWFamily
yep, unfortunately it seems that BMW is a company...

yep, unfortunately it seems that BMW is a company in Business to Make Wealth , and the beancounters still get a vote.
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-16-2008, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,733
Posted By 4BMWFamily
I've got a BMW tech that works on my cars on his...

I've got a BMW tech that works on my cars on his off-duty time, so I'm not really worried about any of those items. I'm already envisioning upgrades to the weak spots anyway. I think I'm going to...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-15-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,733
Posted By 4BMWFamily
so, besides a potential carbon problem and a weak...

so, besides a potential carbon problem and a weak clutch, and million dollar MAF sensors, what should I be worried about?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-15-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,452
Posted By 4BMWFamily
same problem I had with my RFTs. The sport...

same problem I had with my RFTs. The sport package wheel offsets prevent you from being able to rotate the tires, runflat or not.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,580
Posted By 4BMWFamily
The one I have is from a company called...

The one I have is from a company called "Assurance Edge", I haven't heard of Paragon.
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-14-2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,733
Posted By 4BMWFamily
That was my thought as well. I could probably...

That was my thought as well. I could probably pull off a year of free driving, considering the "doom and gloom" on the news driving prices of stuff lower and lower. Sell it again when things bounce...
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