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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By 335ixGuy
0-60 Run 335i xDrive Sedan with Six Speed Manual

Made a run this morning using Dynolicious on my iPhone 5. Very accurate and includes the full quarter mile. This car is very quick. 356494
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,729
Posted By 335ixGuy
If you have a spare, you can use the spare as the...

If you have a spare, you can use the spare as the rubber mallet and strike the spare against the frozen wheel. With care of course. But no need to carry the rubber mallet.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,613
Posted By 335ixGuy
This may sound funny, but have you tried...

This may sound funny, but have you tried detailing clay bar? Takes water spots off paint and glass, may work on that aluminum trim too.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 915
Posted By 335ixGuy
I had a 528i loaner and experienced this gas...

I had a 528i loaner and experienced this gas saving measure, too. I might like it if the car actually shut down smooth. But when it happens, it feels like you 1972 Buick just staled as it quivers...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 730
Posted By 335ixGuy
I think the CCC has a west coast garage, and...

I think the CCC has a west coast garage, and another in the UK.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-28-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,230
Posted By 335ixGuy
I got almost that same amount off my 51k 335i...

I got almost that same amount off my 51k 335i xDrive when I purchased new - last spring.

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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 730
Posted By 335ixGuy
Check out the Classis Car Club of Manhattan, I...

Check out the Classis Car Club of Manhattan, I was a member there and enjoyed driving a lot of nice cars.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-19-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,317
Posted By 335ixGuy
There will always be a faster car. Sure, my blow...

There will always be a faster car. Sure, my blow C5 Corvette with 700hp will blow away the M3, but it sure sounds like the M3 is much more car than the 335is. More power, better handling and more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,317
Posted By 335ixGuy
335is vs. M3?

As my lease starts to wind down on my 2011 335i xDrive sedan, I am starting to think about my next car. While I like my BMW, i am looking for more power (stock - do not prefer after market tuned...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-08-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By 335ixGuy
Yep - the trade is always the problem. Not sure...

Yep - the trade is always the problem. Not sure about where you live but in both NJ and PA, you do benefit from a sales tax savings when trading. You pay tax on the new vehicle, less the trade in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-03-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,042
Posted By 335ixGuy
Yep that wax me. They did a top notch job...

Yep that wax me. They did a top notch job installing a new BMW factory windshield. Flawless work!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,923
Posted By 335ixGuy
Beware of the 911. I had a 2008 with a six speed...

Beware of the 911. I had a 2008 with a six speed manual. They EAT rear tires every 7500 miles at about $900.00 a pop.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-01-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,065
Posted By 335ixGuy
Broken Windshield in my 2011 335i Sedan

So a large rock took out my windshield last week. Too big to attempt a repair and through the laminate layer of the glass. Thankfully the windshield did the job and saved my life.

Called GEICO...
Forum: General BMW 03-25-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By 335ixGuy
ING Direct will get you about 1% on a no fee...

ING Direct will get you about 1% on a no fee checking account. If the cost of maintenance is a repair, better to steer clear of the car. I owned a new 2008 Porsche 911 which was under warranty and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 971
Posted By 335ixGuy
335i Factory Sun Roof Wind Deflector

Try opening your sun roof and press down on the spring loaded wind deflector while driving. With the deflector down, the wind baffle noise inside the car is horrible. Amazing what a little piece of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-04-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By 335ixGuy
I will stick with leasing. As a business owner I...

I will stick with leasing. As a business owner I draw a monthly car allowance and apply it toward a new vehicle every 2-3 years. For me, I get bored with a car after a short time. If I had to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,689
Posted By 335ixGuy
I think Audi has a solid reputation. I am...

I think Audi has a solid reputation. I am actually considering an S4 or S5 when the lease on my 2011 335i xDrive is up next year.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,668
Posted By 335ixGuy
Loving the xDrive on my 335 in this snow in NJ. ...

Loving the xDrive on my 335 in this snow in NJ. I am personally glad that I have it. I own and have driven many sports cars including Porsche 911's and Corvettes and my BMW has plenty of power and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-01-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,136
Posted By 335ixGuy
So I am reading more and more about run flat...

So I am reading more and more about run flat tires and blow outs due to side wall bubbles, etc. Seems to me that the one benefit of the RFT is that if/when a blow out happens, the RFT will hold...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-01-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,136
Posted By 335ixGuy
Thanks for all of the feedback guys. Attached is...

Thanks for all of the feedback guys. Attached is a pic of the tire. The bubble is more of a slight bulge between the chalk lines, close to the lower case letter 'a'. I plan to swing by a Conti...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 469
Views: 80,882
Posted By 335ixGuy
My 2011 335i xDrive sedan had an MSRP of $52k. ...

My 2011 335i xDrive sedan had an MSRP of $52k. Put down $3,400 and with 15,000 miles per year I am paying $534 for a 27 month lease. This deal was done in April of 2011.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-30-2011, 05:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,136
Posted By 335ixGuy
Small bubble in Driver's front tire

Was at the dealer yesterday to show them a very small/superficial bubble in the sidewall of my driver's front tire. I would describe the bubble as about the size of a human finger nail and maybe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,190
Posted By 335ixGuy
You reset on the stalk. You need to hold the...

You reset on the stalk. You need to hold the button down for a while. It's really BS. My Porsche and Corvette both go out as soon as tire pressure comes up. PITA but a simple fix.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-17-2011, 05:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By 335ixGuy
2011 / 335XI - 7800 miles first service?

This is my first BMW so I need some guidance. I know that I have scheduled maintenance included with my car. She's close to 7800 miles. When should I take her in for the first service?

I assume...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,105
Posted By 335ixGuy
And, I filled the tires with the car shut off. On...

And, I filled the tires with the car shut off. On my other cars, the light will go out as soon as pressure goes up and you drive a block or 2 down the road.

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