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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-18-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 435
Posted By luigi524td
Why are you hanging anything from your rear view...

Why are you hanging anything from your rear view mirror? It's a distraction and a potential hazard.

And no, warranty won't cover the scratches anymore than damage from hitting a parked car is a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-18-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By luigi524td
I think the blacked out BMW "kidneys" look good....

I think the blacked out BMW "kidneys" look good. I'm personally not a fan of either the '60s Buick-chrome or the industro-robo-black wheel look. But if the latter floats your boat powder coat would...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 316
Posted By luigi524td
Pre-owned X3/X5 examples in your price range are...

Pre-owned X3/X5 examples in your price range are more likely to be older and high-mileage vehicles. As with any used car with < 100K miles you need to be ready to spend some $$$'s to make it right...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-17-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 575
Posted By luigi524td
Are you having better luck with your 2014?

Are you having better luck with your 2014?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-17-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By luigi524td
How about a picture ... damage caused by abuse is...

How about a picture ... damage caused by abuse is not covered by warranty. If it appears, to a reasonable person, to result from a manufacturing flaw it's possible they will replace the seat bottom...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-17-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 575
Posted By luigi524td
?? Buy back - Your 2014 X5 ??

Buying back your 2014 X5?? What went so bad so fast that BMWNA wants to take it off your hands?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-17-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 656
Posted By luigi524td
Quick sign up for Suze ...

Quick sign up for Suze http://www.suzeorman.com/the-suze-orman-show/be-a-guest-on-the-suze-orman-show/topics/can-i-afford-it/

But seriously, making a "quick" decision on a $54K car really...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-15-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By luigi524td
Neutering is required - don't need him...

Neutering is required - don't need him reproducing ... planet is already over-run with :sabrina:!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By luigi524td
For the meanwhile they'll put a little more light...

For the meanwhile they'll put a little more light on the road!
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-15-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,199
Posted By luigi524td
Maybe a lawyer, licensed in CA, can comment on...

Maybe a lawyer, licensed in CA, can comment on state contract law. As for dishonest people, certainly they don't sell or buy BMWs :dunno:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-15-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By luigi524td
Come on - it's only a freakin car!?!?! ...

Come on - it's only a freakin car!?!?!

Move on ... first beating the crap out of your room-mate, chopping off his testicles, and forcing him to eat dog crap. ... now, move on.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-15-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By luigi524td
That's about how it fits on my F10 as well. I...

That's about how it fits on my F10 as well. I also use some felt-covered foam blocks with velcro strips glued on the bottoms to secure objects in the trunk; the trunk mat catches the velcro and keeps...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-15-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,199
Posted By luigi524td
Signing contracts in the heat of the moment

Most states have a cooling off period to deal with decisions made when emotions are high and cognitive functioning is low. That said, this horse has been out of the barn for some time and I'm sure...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-13-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 72
Posted By luigi524td
Dealer add-ons / aftermarket or original BMW...

Dealer add-ons / aftermarket or original BMW stuff = lots of extra profit for dealers! Tell them you don't want it and stay away from the "finance manager" - it's that person's job to sell you things...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 418
Posted By luigi524td
When the battery crapped out on my '07 530xi and...

When the battery crapped out on my '07 530xi and the dash lit up like the 4th of July they did clear after the battery was brought up to snuff with a long term hook-up with my battery tender. In my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,052
Posted By luigi524td
Question Go without remorse

Maybe you can .... Tesla S :dunno:

http://www.teslamotors.com/models
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-13-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 219
Posted By luigi524td
Not likely a minor rim/wheel bend is bothering...

Not likely a minor rim/wheel bend is bothering your brakes - more likely there is some accompanying suspension wear as a result of normal wear or abuse from poor road conditions.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 461
Posted By luigi524td
I find the BMW W/S washer fluid very effective...

I find the BMW W/S washer fluid very effective and it smells good too :-) RainX, over time, leaves a residue at the ends of the wiper track. I think it's rubber that is coming off the wiper blades...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-13-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 20,892
Posted By luigi524td
My '07 530xi had this battery discharge issue...

My '07 530xi had this battery discharge issue surface at about 2-3 years & 30k miles. Initial diagnosis was unfavorable driving profile (less than 10/day). Initial attempt was to recharge the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,093
Posted By luigi524td
May I be so bold as to suggest HBWT and...

May I be so bold as to suggest HBWT and atomicfront consider http://europe.autonews.com/article/20140226/ANE/140229913?template=mobile02 just for starters . I'm really not interested in a debate on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By luigi524td
BULB Errors

YUP, if you're intending to keep your BMW and also have a 3rd party warranty, buddy up with one or more Service Advisers. They may not save your life but they might help protect your wallet :eek:
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By luigi524td
Sometimes a dealer, especially if you've become a...

Sometimes a dealer, especially if you've become a "good" customer, will handle a minor repair when a BMW is just a few days out of warranty. It may be something simple like a loose connection; LEDs...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-06-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 298
Posted By luigi524td
getting the best highway mileage

Since I don't have your year / model BMW it's tough to translate the best highway cruising speed from my experience to your circumstance. In my previous '07 530xi it was in the low 60mph range ......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,659
Posted By luigi524td
Cool Breaking info on brake issues

Bluebee,

Since this post started 2or so years ago you've provided several authoritative referrals about the causes of brake issues sometimes linked to "warped" brake discs. Thank you - they were...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-05-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By luigi524td
I hope this is the easy solution. Check the...

I hope this is the easy solution. Check the position of the slot on the lock button ... if it is horizontal pushing the button will not actuate the trunk lock - it has to be in the vertical position.
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