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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-24-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,286
Posted By nortynorty
Got cold in Philly last week and got a signal...

Got cold in Philly last week and got a signal that tire pressure was low. Added air and then started on weekend errands when the CEL illuminated. Fortunately we were near the dealership and drove...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-22-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,290
Posted By nortynorty
I would get comments periodically when I lived in...

I would get comments periodically when I lived in SOFL and i pumped my own fuel. Now that I am in Philly, fuel is much less expensive in NJ but there they don't have self serve. The attendants have...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-22-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By nortynorty
Based on the NHTSA list of affected vehicles all...

Based on the NHTSA list of affected vehicles all of our D's should be okay...No??
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-01-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,424
Posted By nortynorty
Motorweek - 328d

Anyone see the Motorweek episode reviewing the 328d? http://video.pbs.org/video/2365310073/
Thoughts?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-01-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,367
Posted By nortynorty
I love mine too (so far...with a lot less miles...

I love mine too (so far...with a lot less miles on it) but I am very pleasantly surprised with the power/torque. True, my 335d was a bit peppier, but there are so many other things about this one...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-13-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,447
Posted By nortynorty
My sister in law just bought an A6 TDI, picked it...

My sister in law just bought an A6 TDI, picked it up last Saturday, so far so good. Haven't seen it in person but look forward to. She's been an Audi loyalist for years. Looked at BMW, but felt...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-13-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,352
Posted By nortynorty
I'm in Philly but try to only fill up in NJ. ...

I'm in Philly but try to only fill up in NJ. Been using BP or Sunoco. Try to go to stations which seem like they would sell a lot of diesel fuel. Off topic: cevans, I see you are from Duxbury...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-01-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,111
Posted By nortynorty
When it was time to get rid of my Acura TL with...

When it was time to get rid of my Acura TL with 140K miles, I commuted 33 miles each way...along much of the same route as Flyingman. I loved the car but when it came to getting something new I...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-31-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By nortynorty
FS: 2011 335d

Deep Sea Blue Metallic, Gray Dakota Leather,Premium Package, Sport Package, iPod and USB Adapter, Navigation System, Harmon Kardon

Garaged, New OEM Tires, Tinted Windows. Great condition inside...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-24-2013, 06:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By nortynorty
2 Issues - Sticker for My Rear Window & Tires

I relocated from south FL to Philly. I am fortunate to have a private garage for my D, but in order to park on the street I need a resident sticker which should be applied to the right rear window. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-04-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 594
Posted By nortynorty
Hey Flyingman! I miss driving in Miami. Roads are...

Hey Flyingman! I miss driving in Miami. Roads are in good condition and you can drive on summer tires all year. Now in the northeast I'm having a miserable time trying to get alternate tires to the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-02-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,063
Posted By nortynorty
Fill Up While Station is Getting Fuel

I've had bad experiences with other cars when I filled up at the same time the station was getting fuel. If I see a tanker at the station I generally continue driving to get fuel later. The other...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-17-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,115
Posted By nortynorty
Can't say specifically, but I feel it did. My...

Can't say specifically, but I feel it did. My average MPG per tank using Fuelly has certainly dropped, however my driving has been more local than it was before the recall service. I seem to be...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-28-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,635
Posted By nortynorty
Me too, but I'd prefer not traveling north of...

Me too, but I'd prefer not traveling north of Palm Beach.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-18-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,560
Posted By nortynorty
Ok...next Saturday at noon...should work for me.

Ok...next Saturday at noon...should work for me.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-18-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,560
Posted By nortynorty
Thanks for organizing Flyingman, it was great fun!

Thanks for organizing Flyingman, it was great fun!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-09-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,189
Posted By nortynorty
Seems I frequently have a story when fueling at...

Seems I frequently have a story when fueling at one particular station. Recently a guy in a tow truck pulled up next to me while I was filling. Said "I didn't know they make diesels". Yup, they...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-20-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,189
Posted By nortynorty
Fueled up on Tuesday. A large Ford F-350 was...

Fueled up on Tuesday. A large Ford F-350 was there ahead of me. I went around him to get to the pump in front, but as I'm pulling up he starts to come over to me and said, "these are diesel pumps",...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-29-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By nortynorty
Yup...320d for sure.

Yup...320d for sure.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-25-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By nortynorty
Although I seem to think that we did see a 335d...

Although I seem to think that we did see a 335d and my wife thinks we did too, I'm not totally sure (wish I took those pics even if it was on my phone...arg!), but I definitely saw a 1, 3 and 5...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-23-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By nortynorty
France Vacation

My wife and I returned from a vacation is the south of France and then a few days in Paris. I was thinking of you guys while there everytime I came across a BMW d. Of course there are many more...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-13-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,189
Posted By nortynorty
Had an eventful fill up yesterday morning. ...

Had an eventful fill up yesterday morning. Pulled up to the pump at a station that I've been to many times. Mornings are busy at this station as there are many trucks fuelling for the day. Pulled...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-10-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,572
Posted By nortynorty
Yup. Good to see you too Flyingman. Now that I...

Yup. Good to see you too Flyingman. Now that I know you are on my route I'll keep an eye out for you. But then again, I'm always looking for D's. See one at work periodically (maybe 3x over the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 05-19-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 946
Posted By nortynorty
Yes, it is channel 29. The stations are now...

Yes, it is channel 29. The stations are now properly identified after Sirius and XM did their channel realignment earlier this month.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-30-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,572
Posted By nortynorty
Thanks, D! It's actually Deep Sea Blue on the...

Thanks, D! It's actually Deep Sea Blue on the exterior, Gray Dakota, Dark Burl walnut.
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