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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-02-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By kmk6
I have not found anything else that could be...

I have not found anything else that could be causing this. I too am going to manually calculate but am out of the country and will get on it when I return and let you know how it goes. Thanks, kmk6
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-23-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By kmk6
Unhappy Poor Gas Mileage

I have a 2010 328xi Sportwagon. I was always getting poor gas mileage on my run flats (18-19 mpg even on the hghway) and had it check several times at the dealer and it always came back that there...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By kmk6
Question What is the best rear mounted bike rack for a E91

I have a 2010 328XI Sportswagen. I want to carry my bike and wanted to avoid putting it on the roof. But when I read a lot of reviews of different bike racks (particularly Thule Raceway), people...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-01-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By kmk6
Parking Distance Control, License plate mounted

I have a 2010 328xi wagon, 6MT, no nav. I live in NYC and park in an underground garage with bad lighting and lots of concrete posts. I saw that BMW offers a license plate mounted parking distance...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,327
Posted By kmk6
Alan, I also have a 2010 328xi (cabrera red)...

Alan,

I also have a 2010 328xi (cabrera red) with factory roof rails. I plan to buy the BMW base support system...my question, do they go on and come off easily? For appearances sake, I may not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,454
Posted By kmk6
How did it go with the roof racks?

I have a 2010 328xi Sportswagon. I am looking at roof racks to mount two bikes and be able to mount the surfboard holder as well. I am curious as to how your search for roof racks turned out? I have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,087
Posted By kmk6
The Outcome

The car was still smelling of burning clutch and I took it on a drive down the NJ turnpike from NYC to Philly and back (to see my Mom!). When I returned to New York, the smell was gone. I guess the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,087
Posted By kmk6
Thank you very much...I think you hit the nail on...

Thank you very much...I think you hit the nail on the head. It just isn't natural or acceptable to be driving a new car that smells or is giving off steam when you drive it in the rain.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2011, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,087
Posted By kmk6
Burning Smell and now steam coming from the car

I have a 2010 E91 MT with 5300 miles on it. The clutch went at the 5100 mile mark; BMW replaced it but said it was driver's error which is ridiculous as my wife and I have driven stick shift for over...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2011, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,439
Posted By kmk6
Clutch Failure in E91 at 5100 miles!

We started having a burning smell at the 5050 miles mark. My took it to the dealer who said that the buring smell was due to driving abuse; we have been driiving stick shift for over 40 years and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-11-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,473
Posted By kmk6
Clutch Problems in 2010 E91

We have a 2010 E91. Picked it up in April 2010 but then moved overseas. Car has only 5100 miles on it. My wife drove it (It had been sitting for a month) and noticed a burning smell. Took it into the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,473
Posted By kmk6
Burning smell, probably the clutch, 2010 E91, 6MT

We bought a new E91 in Feb 2010 on European delivery and picked it up in the states in April. I changed jobs and am now overseas. The car has only 5100 miles on it. My daughter drove it and reported...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-02-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 982
Posted By kmk6
Thanks

Thanks ...will try that out..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-02-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 982
Posted By kmk6
Getting low air pressure warning but tires are fine

We have a 2010 E91 with 6MT and about 4k miles. I am overseas and my wife just called to say she is getting the big exclamation mark indicating that a tire has low air pressure. She took it to our...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-28-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,023
Posted By kmk6
328xi Sportswagons in NYC area

We have a 2010 328xi wagon, 6 MT and live just outside the city. They are pretty rare here; I have seen about 5 or 6 since we picked up ours in Munich in February. A fun car to drive and really a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2010, 06:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,732
Posted By kmk6
328xi Sportswagon

I like the car...in fact, I have one exactly like that in color and interior, 6MT but it is a 2010 and we are very happy with it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,861
Posted By kmk6
I picked up a 2010 328xi 6MT wagon earlier this...

I picked up a 2010 328xi 6MT wagon earlier this year in Munich. It is a great car, has more cargo room (with the rear seat down) than you would imagine and looks great (barbera red with gray leather...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,883
Posted By kmk6
Recommendation

Sorry that you have had such a lousy experience. The salesman I dealt with at Passport BMW in Marlow Heights, MD was totally different...knowledgeable, 20 years of experience with BMW, willing to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,403
Posted By kmk6
I rented a Fiat 500 earlier this month in the...

I rented a Fiat 500 earlier this month in the south of France. Every time you stopped and shifted into neutral, the engine turned off. To start it up again, you had to depress the clutch pedal. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,013
Posted By kmk6
Re police cars, last fall when Camaros were hard...

Re police cars, last fall when Camaros were hard to get in the U.S., the Abu Dhabi police put a bunch of them on the road...wish I had taken a picture!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,316
Posted By kmk6
Jack, Nice to see your Barbera red E91. I...

Jack,

Nice to see your Barbera red E91. I just picked up on Euro Delivery a 2010 E91. I haven't seen one in the U.S. nor did we see any BMWs in Barbera red in Germany either.

Longboard0302
Forum: Off-Topic 02-02-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,234
Posted By kmk6
Couldn't agree more. I have lived in...

Couldn't agree more. I have lived in RI/CT/NY/PA/MD/DC/VA/NC and CA and Switzerland. Once you get as far south in the U.S. as the DC area and below, drivers are clueless about how to drive in the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,134
Posted By kmk6
Advice on Dealer Add On Packages

I am picking up a 328xi in Munich in two weeks. I was at the dealers yesterday and he was pushing two add on packages...the BMW Tire and Wheel Protection package and a Xzilon exterior and interior...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,002
Posted By kmk6
Couldn't agree more. It is also a safety issue....

Couldn't agree more. It is also a safety issue. My 3 daughters all learned to drive stick, somewhat reluctantly at first, but all came to enjoy it. A few years ago, daughter #3 was out with girl...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-10-2010, 03:18 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 6,634
Posted By kmk6
USAA is the only way to go

Without beating the USAA drum too much, check out the ratings by J.D. Power of insurance companies in the U.S. And now that USAA has expanded elgibility to all veterans, it is an option for many more...
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