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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-14-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,449
Posted By Gripster
Sorry to hijack the thread, but I recently sold...

Sorry to hijack the thread, but I recently sold my E90 with aluminum trim and replaced it with an F10 that has wood trim. The wood trim is in perfect condition, so if there's anyone out there...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-14-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,019
Posted By Gripster
Sorry to resurrect this thread, but I just got my...

Sorry to resurrect this thread, but I just got my 2011 F10 and am annoyed by this as well. Did anyone ever find a way to just skip a track in random mode using the steering wheel controls, or are...
Forum: Interior 02-12-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Gripster
Sent you a PM.

Sent you a PM.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-18-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
SOLD. :( I'm going to miss her.

SOLD. :( I'm going to miss her.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-13-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
California buyers - I just paid the 2013...

California buyers - I just paid the 2013 registration, so you'll be good through Jan 2014. :)
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-09-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: General BMW 01-06-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,276
Posted By Gripster
I'm with the op here. There's a lot of judging in...

I'm with the op here. There's a lot of judging in this thread, but bottom line is he was quoted $150 an hour and then it dropped to $115. They would have taken him for a chump if had just agreed and...
Forum: General BMW 01-03-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 30,741
Posted By Gripster
Z4 Coupe for sure. ;)

Z4 Coupe for sure. ;)
Forum: Cars - Private Party 12-31-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
New Year's Eve bump. Happy New Year Year...

New Year's Eve bump.

Happy New Year Year Everyone!
Forum: Cars - Private Party 12-15-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
Still for sale. I have made a youtube video...

Still for sale. I have made a youtube video walkaround of the car if interested. PM me for the link!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-14-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 570
Posted By Gripster
Selling my 2007 Z4 Coupe - 6-speed Manual

Here is the link to the thread in classifieds. I hope it's permitted to post here too (I saw that a couple of others had done this).

Full details are here: ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-14-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 17
Z4 Roadster (E85) battery dilemma
Views: 1,469
Posted By Gripster
I went OEM with mine. It took about 10mins to...

I went OEM with mine. It took about 10mins to swap and was pretty straighforward.
Forum: European Delivery 12-14-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,128
Posted By Gripster
Good stuff!

Good stuff!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-14-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,247
Posted By Gripster
I had RFT's on my 2006 330i. They were harsh. ...

I had RFT's on my 2006 330i. They were harsh. Non-RFT's have transformed the car and I'll never go back. While I accept the technology has improved, the inherent sidewall stiffness can only be...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 12-09-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,170
Posted By Gripster
Thumbs up FS: BMW Z4 3.0si Coupe 2007, 6MT - SOLD

SOLD


BMW Z4 3.0si Coupe 2007, 6MT - Located in San Diego, CA

I've been bitten by the p-car bug and it's a milestone birthday next year, so it's time. Alas, this means that my beloved Z4...
Forum: General BMW 12-07-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 19,727
Posted By Gripster
Great explanation. It's like a engineering degree...

Great explanation. It's like a engineering degree in a single post. Except in plain English. :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-25-2012, 12:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,269
Posted By Gripster
Depending on depth, a decent detailing job should...

Depending on depth, a decent detailing job should mask that to the point of it not being noticeable. It's one of the joys of a black car...

Head over to the detailing forum and learn how to wash...
Forum: European Delivery 11-23-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,160
Posted By Gripster
Great post! I totally get your point about...

Great post!

I totally get your point about ED making the car special. 6-years in to owning my 330i I am nowhere close to selling it. Part of that is because we have all of these memories of our...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-07-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,077
Posted By Gripster
You know, it wouldn't be my choice, but I expect...

You know, it wouldn't be my choice, but I expect it will look better in person than in the photos. My main concern would be the steering wheel which I'm sure that after a few months would be grubby...
Forum: European Delivery 03-17-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,442
Posted By Gripster
I love your personalized Cali plate. I had never...

I love your personalized Cali plate. I had never thought of putting the Zoll sticker on. That's an inspired idea! Quick question though, are you leaving your front Zoll plate on the car and just...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-29-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,367
Posted By Gripster
This is a tricky one. I went through this a few...

This is a tricky one. I went through this a few years ago when I got my 330i. Since it was going to be a daily driver we went with the Steptronic. For 5-days a week that turns out to be the right...
Forum: General BMW 11-27-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By Gripster
btw - An update - the Z4 coupe won! :D One...

btw - An update - the Z4 coupe won! :D

One drive and I was smitten. As undeniably cool as the M-Car was, this coupe has uniqueness and is just so beautiful in person that the choice was...
Forum: General BMW 11-18-2011, 07:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By Gripster
1998 M3 Convertible vs. 2007 Z4 3.0si Coupe

Been shopping used cars for a second/project car. I've been through the gamut of BMW's on my search, but my insistence on a proper manual with 3-pedals severely limits what's on offer. I can't find...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-08-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By Gripster
Looking for an M3 needle in a used car haystack (San Diego)

Hello All,

I'm looking to buy an E46 M3 as a second car. Here are my criteria:


Budget <$20k.
Mileage: I don't care about high mileage as long as the service records are available.
...
Forum: General BMW 10-16-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,422
Posted By Gripster
E36 vs. E30 convertible as a toy - pros/cons?

I was looking to buy a 5-speed E30 vert as a second car, but it's proving really hard to find a good one. I'm not especially handy with a wrench, but have a good local indy for when I need to do...
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