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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 72
Posted By Mark K
You are looking at cosmetic mods and I don't know...

You are looking at cosmetic mods and I don't know much about those.

If you ever decide to improve your car's performance, then I would strongly suggest HPDE mod. Expensive, yes, but by far the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 704
Posted By Mark K
Got it. Being closely related to the most sold...

Got it. Being closely related to the most sold engine will certainly help.

OP was not concerned with being hung and paying for repairs, he was concerned about not being able to go where he needs...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 10:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 704
Posted By Mark K
I said "statistically speaking". That means, the...

I said "statistically speaking". That means, the engine sent to 2 millions of customers is much better debugged than the engine sent to 200,000 customers (I invented the numbers, just to make a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 09:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 704
Posted By Mark K
You call it "poor man's BMW", but you are getting...

You call it "poor man's BMW", but you are getting the (statistically speaking) the best and most troubleshot model available in North America as far as reliability goes. While driving 30 miles every...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By Mark K
I took mine to the dealer under warranty almost...

I took mine to the dealer under warranty almost immediately (winter 2010/2011) for both known rattles in E92 - compartment between two rear seats and rear parcel shelf. They fixed them, for rattles...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-03-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 973
Posted By Mark K
I live in US. I am male but I do have a wife....

I live in US. I am male but I do have a wife. Should I move to another continent?

It is not just gas station. Whenever I open newspaper or, worse, listen to the news, there seems to be something...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-03-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 398
Posted By Mark K
I was a bit facetious, but the main point of the...

I was a bit facetious, but the main point of the post was that it doesn't matter how hefty the steering is, it's all about peanuts :)


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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-03-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 398
Posted By Mark K
Do this test. Stop at the gas station and buy...

Do this test. Stop at the gas station and buy Milky Way and Snickers candy bar.

Go on empty road and place candy bars on the road with some distance between. Drive over them.

If you cannot feel...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 659
Posted By Mark K
On these threads I always say "Open your gas...

On these threads I always say "Open your gas door. Read what it says. Do it or don't, it is your car." Period.

I just did 700 mostly highway miles in Ford's 2.0 240 hp turbocharged Fusion. Without...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Mark K
I'm old. I'm grouchy. I hate computers

First things first ... since this is a general rant, I will not feel bad if Kat decides to move it somewhere else. The reason I started it here, though, is my car in the picture when combined to an...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 493
Posted By Mark K
He he he ... Dude, if you are going to be...

He he he ...

Dude, if you are going to be Internet meme, at least get it right ... it's :

H8ers gonna H8

:bigpimp:

OP, if it can console you (and to add to a slightly veiled sarcasm from...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-25-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,123
Posted By Mark K
Let's put this in better prospective. A FWD...

Let's put this in better prospective.

A FWD sedan designed, tested and tweaked in Russelsheim, Germany got a vote better than RWD sedan designed, tested and tweaked in Muenchen, Germany.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
There's no Mood or Garment District at Lime Rock...

There's no Mood or Garment District at Lime Rock - if you get my hint :)

We'll see. I was quite seriously contemplating doing boys-only weekend for ALMS event at LRP. I will let you know if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
I won't forget. Next time I go to spend long...

I won't forget. Next time I go to spend long weekend in the New York I just might wear that. Feel free to buy a drink if you see me.

:p

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
Absolutely, would be very glad to. Send me a PM...

Absolutely, would be very glad to. Send me a PM if you are ever close to here.

Sorry for delay, didn't have a lot of time to hang around here.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
Yep. It feels substantial and vibrates like it's...

Yep. It feels substantial and vibrates like it's alive in the left hand (yes, even the Epiphone one) - just like an inline 6 BMW with manual transmission :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
Well, I do have one (Les Paul) that I pair with...

Well, I do have one (Les Paul) that I pair with Marshall amp (non-tube, unfortunately) but made by Epiphone. Couldn't really justify the cost of a Gibson-made Les Paul for handful of songs I wanted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 3,803
Posted By Mark K
I love MT and I objectively hate AT. OK,...

I love MT and I objectively hate AT. OK, subjectively :) You win.

I am also very fortunate fellow that I married a woman who does not want to drive AT. This allows me to not have AT in my...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-20-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,635
Posted By Mark K
I perfectly understand him. At some point, we...

I perfectly understand him. At some point, we have to start walking out of the dealer's showrooms if we want to change the process of buying a car in this country - a process which is horrible for...
Forum: General BMW 02-19-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 801
Posted By Mark K
In general. I see you have N55 powered X1 and...

In general. I see you have N55 powered X1 and it's been probably trouble-free. I hope it stays that way.

Last thing someone with $16,000 budget to buy a car needs is an engine where you need a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,171
Posted By Mark K
Best post I've seen here in a looong time. :) ...

Best post I've seen here in a looong time. :)

:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,675
Posted By Mark K
:thumbup: Congratulations on your new ride! ...

:thumbup:

Congratulations on your new ride!

In addition to not driving on summer tires when wet and cold, in no road condition should you disable the nannies keeping you alive. Unless you put...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-18-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,364
Posted By Mark K
Yeah. I guess he's not insured by Anthem ... ...

Yeah. I guess he's not insured by Anthem ...

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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-17-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By Mark K
Sage ... how about "unmatched 4 door coupe"...

Sage ... how about "unmatched 4 door coupe" followed by "2 door sedan" success :)

It was about " 2 door sedan".

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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-17-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,250
Posted By Mark K
Sooooo ... which is better - AWD or RWD?...

Sooooo ... which is better - AWD or RWD? :bigpimp:

For all new guys ... pay attention now ...

It used to be that mothers and religion were off-topic and banned arguments in proper clubs. People...
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