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Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 10-07-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,675
Posted By sjgreco
Run Craps

I went to the tire shop today and had Michelin Pilot Super Sports put on. The difference is incredible in every sense. The ride is much better, there is less roll noise, the give over bumps is...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 10-03-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,675
Posted By sjgreco
I mentioned on another thread that I purchased a...

I mentioned on another thread that I purchased a new 640I Grand Coupe that I picked up on Wednesday. It has M package with 20" wheels and what I refer to as Run Crap tires, Dunlop came on my...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 10-02-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By sjgreco
Run Craps

We bought a new BMW 640I Grand Coupe yesterday. I had concerns about the run crap tires but was told those are the only option. The car has the M package so the wheels are 20", I would have...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-24-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By sjgreco
Car is sold.

Car is sold.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-19-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By sjgreco
Correct. Forgot to mention I had a factory short...

Correct. Forgot to mention I had a factory short shifter installed by a BMW dealer. This car does not have navigation either, it costs about $47,000 new, I have the window sticker and it looks and...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-18-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By sjgreco
The pictures were taken late in the day, I have...

The pictures were taken late in the day, I have not had time to retake new pictures. If your interested send a PM with your price. Thanks for the response.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-18-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By sjgreco
Thanks, it's a really nice car, drives like new,...

Thanks, it's a really nice car, drives like new, hate to sell it but I never drive it much these days.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-18-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By sjgreco
2003 530i

Selling my 2003 530I, has sports and premium packages, 5 speed manual transmission. I am the second owner bought the car two years ago with 17,600 miles just turn over to 30,000 miles (average 3,000...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By sjgreco
Thanks for your comments, my buyer is looking to...

Thanks for your comments, my buyer is looking to replace a gas hog, money pit MB 500CL with over 100,000 miles. He is interested in a car that gets better mileage, is more fun to drive and is in much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By sjgreco
Value 2003 530I

I have a 2003 530I with 29,890 miles, I am the second owner. My neighbor wants to buy the car, but I am not sure what the current market price is. I bought the car two years ago with 17,500 miles....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-01-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,395
Posted By sjgreco
You might want to look at the Michelin Supersport...

You might want to look at the Michelin Supersport tires. I just put them on my 911 they are suppose to handle better than the Pilot Sports and have much longer tread life and are much cheaper. Not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2011, 06:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,215
Posted By sjgreco
Tire pressure

How much air pressure do you guys put in your tires. I just increased the air pressure to factory specs, ride was smoother but it seems like a lot of air especially in the rear tires. Factory specs...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,588
Posted By sjgreco
I replaced the license plate holder on the bumper...

I replaced the license plate holder on the bumper with new molding strip. Purchased the plastic molding for $23 and had it painted for $35 by a local body shop, I installed it myself takes about 5...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,751
Posted By sjgreco
I work from home.

I work from home.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2011, 05:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,306
Posted By sjgreco
Same parts as listed above from EAC.

Same parts as listed above from EAC.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,751
Posted By sjgreco
2003 530I 21,100 miles, second owner bought in...

2003 530I 21,100 miles, second owner bought in January 2011 with 17,650 miles.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2011, 11:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,306
Posted By sjgreco
I had the conversion kit installed today at the...

I had the conversion kit installed today at the local BMW dealer. The service tech said he did not think the new shifter was much of an improvement, I disagree but wanted to know if there is marked...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 509
Posted By sjgreco
Check the dip stick. I got a huge puff of blue...

Check the dip stick. I got a huge puff of blue smoke on my previous 530I suddenly at start up. Never did it before, but I had the oil changed. Thought the car was over filled, but instead the dip...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2011, 12:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,783
Posted By sjgreco
Thanks, I am a Credit Risk Manager for a large...

Thanks, I am a Credit Risk Manager for a large lender.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2011, 12:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,783
Posted By sjgreco
According to my window sticker on my 2003 530I...

According to my window sticker on my 2003 530I the Sport Package ($2,300) includes:


Cross Spoke alloy wheels

performance tires

power front sport seats

M sport steering wheel
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,772
Posted By sjgreco
There are two good shops in Downtown Sacramento...

There are two good shops in Downtown Sacramento to do a PPI if you intend to buy the car. Sould be done before purchase, the first shop is at 12th & C Streets called IPB 916-453-1465, the other shop...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,709
Posted By sjgreco
I paid $16,000 for a 2003 530I sports premium...

I paid $16,000 for a 2003 530I sports premium package, manual, same color with 17,450 miles. One owner in really good condition, dealer installed new Pilot A/S tires. The right price is probably...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 916
Posted By sjgreco
Pilot A/S

I have Pilot A/S on my 530I, they have a 40,000 mileage warranty and run about $200 each mounted and balanced at America's Tire store. Good tires so far.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-04-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,826
Posted By sjgreco
Black Wheels

On the right color/cars black wheels look great in my opinion. Dealer painted the factory AMG wheels on the MB, 911 wheels are from the factory.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2011, 12:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By sjgreco
Nice car. Same as mine.

Nice car. Same as mine.
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