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Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 01-01-2006, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By madams
I have to agree with you, Malibubimmer!!

I have to agree with you, Malibubimmer!!
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-18-2005, 08:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 948
Posted By madams
madams, just a suggestion for the future, please...

madams, just a suggestion for the future, please keep your opinions to yourself since all that I have ever seen of you is bad/rude comments of another person and it can get you in alot of trouble...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-18-2005, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,766
Posted By madams
It looks a bit Pimpmobile like - it has no...

It looks a bit Pimpmobile like - it has no gravitas or decorum. Too much of a wideboy motor!
Might be popular in Canada if it's armoured! :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-18-2005, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,672
Posted By madams
I have a 2001 740i SE. I bought it from a main...

I have a 2001 740i SE. I bought it from a main dealer with 95000 KILOMETRES on the clock and BMW Platinum Cover (this is a 2 year package offered here by BMW that covers all routine servicing, all...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-05-2005, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 948
Posted By madams
I do apologise if suggesting that the starving...

I do apologise if suggesting that the starving and otherwise needy might be more socially useful recipients of the $4k than a major wheel manufacturer is deemed "prejudiced"! Only in the USA could...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-05-2005, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 948
Posted By madams
If you are rich enough to buy one of these, why...

If you are rich enough to buy one of these, why worry about the $4k for wheels?! :dunno:

Or - and this might be radical - keep your existing wheels (which work very well) and give $4,000 to some...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-01-2005, 06:23 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,020
Posted By madams
YES for my 2001 740! ALSO yes to a DVD...

YES for my 2001 740!

ALSO yes to a DVD changer upgrade to replace the CD - what use is a widescreen TV without movies?! :tsk:
Forum: General BMW 12-01-2005, 06:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By madams
Flippin' lawyers...!! :rolleyes: Why would...

Flippin' lawyers...!! :rolleyes:

Why would ANYONE buy a 318 at all?!!
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 12-01-2005, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,162
Posted By madams
Why would anyone want purple lights?! :dunno:

Why would anyone want purple lights?! :dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-01-2005, 12:33 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 19,115
Posted By madams
My 740 has 97000 km on the clock and runs sweet...

My 740 has 97000 km on the clock and runs sweet as - but then it has a 2 year BMW Platinum service-inclusive warranty!

However, I have a good friend who bought a 528 with 115000 miles and has run...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-29-2005, 01:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 955
Posted By madams
A friend of mine in the UK has a 70's Maserati....

A friend of mine in the UK has a 70's Maserati. He filled it with diesel the other day and drove it about a mile before it came to a grinding halt!!
:rofl:

Funnily enough, he wants to sell it...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-29-2005, 01:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,135
Posted By madams
Agreed!

My 740 has the Siemens unit - cordless handset.

It seems to work, although it's a bit basic - but I agree that BT would be a lot better - or even just being able to have a replacement cradle and...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-25-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Well, the short lived 5 series iX might do -...

Well, the short lived 5 series iX might do - someone drives one of those locally. Quite rare though. Pheasant blood on the leather might be a problem?

I have never even set foot in a First Class...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-25-2005, 12:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
You're not wrong there. Mind you, I just...

You're not wrong there.

Mind you, I just watched that Michael Moore film about 9/11. If that is even half true, you guys are in just as bad a way!

I don't ride well enough to hunt, but I have...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 08:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Foxes? I didn't know we had those here! Possums -...

Foxes? I didn't know we had those here! Possums - sure. Never seen a fox.

Are you sure it's not sheep....?! You are among friends - be honest!

Mind you, be thankful you don't live in my...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 03:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
I'm going to be kind and assume that whatever it...

I'm going to be kind and assume that whatever it is has nothing to with sheep!! :rofl:


It has the most golf courses - is that the correct answer and what do I win?! :confused:
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 03:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Well, Tony Blair has an armoured Jag. George W...

Well, Tony Blair has an armoured Jag. George W has an armoured limo thingy which is probably a tank in disguise (he should be forced to walk everywhere!! :angel: )

So yes, some people do. I...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 03:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Well, that is good! Mind you, having ex...

Well, that is good!

Mind you, having ex wives in the US is an expensive hobby, I understand - so perhaps best you got your money's worth first!! :rofl:

I do miss the sophistication of...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 02:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
No, I'm not sure he does. That's actuarial...

No, I'm not sure he does. That's actuarial students for you! Perhaps he worked out the Whole Life Tables for No Humour Actuaries and realised that armour was the only solution to save on Life Cover?!...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 01:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Not so funny - I spent 5 years working for the UK...

Not so funny - I spent 5 years working for the UK Ministry of Defence. My continuing professional development included anti-terrorism and defensive driving courses due to the ongoing threat at the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-24-2005, 11:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,161
Posted By madams
Oh - I see. Yes, we have those in the UK - called...

Oh - I see. Yes, we have those in the UK - called Tracker. No need in New Zealand really!

I had it in my Range Rover but never used it and had no falsing.

I would imagine that - unless you put...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2005, 11:53 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Apologies for my ignorance - but my German...

Apologies for my ignorance - but my German friends don't have different names for the cars & bikes.

Why do you guys?!

Desmond Llewellyn (Q in the movies) was actually a member of the Farmers...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-23-2005, 09:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
And the guns are better as an "actuary", eh?...

And the guns are better as an "actuary", eh? Nudge nudge, wink wink!

"Q" :angel:
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-23-2005, 09:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,129
Posted By madams
Actuaries are like unexciting accountants in the...

Actuaries are like unexciting accountants in the UK - they say they "work in insurance" at dinner parties!

But hey - if that floats your boat and allows you to buy a car that costs GBP250,000...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-23-2005, 08:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 980
Posted By madams
No serious probs with mine - but then I can't...

No serious probs with mine - but then I can't afford the depreciation on a new one, so someone else suffered any teething troubles!

Car companies are notorious for trying to weasel out of things,...
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