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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,624
Posted By swanich
One quick question does this still apply in the...

One quick question does this still apply in the USA? Amazing what 3years can do!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2008, 08:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,737
Posted By swanich
i-Drive is easy to use, we have 2x E90's one...

i-Drive is easy to use, we have 2x E90's one with, one without. The car that is i-Drive equipped is much easier to use. Setting things like DRL's with idrive is a snip.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2006, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By swanich
325i Service, lights + exhaust

Got my E90 last year May, and reached 24000km so time for the 1st service, all went well no problems. Whilst I was there having my car serviced at BMW, I decided to get the new tail light cluster, i...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2006, 03:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,139
Posted By swanich
Wink uncle jim the aus man

:rofl: Ok, just to bring you all into the picture, uncle jims worries are not actually as a result of a non german build car or anything wrong with the car but the fact that the build is in SA. This...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2006, 02:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,068
Posted By swanich
Hell yes get it!

I visit the USA 5 or 6 times a year and always rent a car with sat radio, this would be my number 1 reason for moving to the USA!!! I love it i drove last year 1200miles in a day and never had to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-26-2005, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 891
Posted By swanich
NO Problem

I have a 2005 E90 325i and have no problem whatsoever i am 6 foot and weigh a little over 300Lbs. I have done a few 5 hour trips no problem!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2005, 04:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 699
Posted By swanich
We dont ski here in sunny SA, however my car came...

We dont ski here in sunny SA, however my car came with a ski hatch and a bag that pops out to hold the ski's ? dunno if this helps.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-12-2005, 09:33 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,348
Posted By swanich
I regret not getting Xenon, Interior lights...

I regret not getting Xenon, Interior lights package and electric seats :cry: My top 3 options i did get Bluetooth, Nav, ACC
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-09-2005, 02:39 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,869
Posted By swanich
Nope doesnt seem to work on E90 tried a couple of...

Nope doesnt seem to work on E90 tried a couple of times.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2005, 12:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By swanich
I have recently switched from a Alfa 156 to a E90...

I have recently switched from a Alfa 156 to a E90 325i. If you have ever owned/driven a bmw you will not be able to own a Alfa. Build quality is realy bad, when getting petrol (all our gas stations...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2005, 11:06 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,869
Posted By swanich
Okay am i missing something here? My car (end May...

Okay am i missing something here? My car (end May 2005) always has had DRL's and the doors have always been set to lock on pulloff, I thouught that was standard? Furthermore Windows, and Sunroof...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-27-2005, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,162
Posted By swanich
this is a repost but the active cruise control...

this is a repost but the active cruise control sits here:http://www.fragrance.co.za/bmwsite/images/acc.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2005, 11:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,159
Posted By swanich
Nope the ACC system uses a sensor that looks like...

Nope the ACC system uses a sensor that looks like this:<br>[IMG]http://www.fragrance.co.za/bmwsite/images/acc.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2005, 11:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 875
Posted By swanich
My car came with 2 screw in fastners and my mats...

My car came with 2 screw in fastners and my mats are slipping, furthermore the glue that sticks the velcro to the mats is weak, POOR SHOW FROM BMW surely there is a better way E36 4 Door M3 had metal...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-19-2005, 09:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,159
Posted By swanich
In South Africa base 325i (2.5litre engine) basic...

In South Africa base 325i (2.5litre engine) basic no options is US$43 000 and with most options u looking at over $60 000!!! Remember we build the E90 here and only pay 14% Tax. I think the american...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2005, 10:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,992
Posted By swanich
The one thing everyone in this forum is...

The one thing everyone in this forum is overlooking is the safety element of this option, I was recently driving on the motorway at 130KM/H and entered a section of road heavily covered by dense...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2005, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,184
Posted By swanich
I love the iDrive system, but if you dont have it...

I love the iDrive system, but if you dont have it try the Garmin C320 its great got it on the E46!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-28-2005, 06:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By swanich
Thumbs down 5th Generation Ipod color will not be wireless

Yes apple has just gone and launched the new iPod Color (replaces the regular iPod and Photo Editions) we will all hoping for some wireless solution to integrate into the E90 but looks like we outa...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-21-2005, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 954
Posted By swanich
The Auto lights sensitivity can be set on the...

The Auto lights sensitivity can be set on the iDrive, ive set mine to the least sensitive setting and although its better the lights are still to sensitive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2005, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,089
Posted By swanich
Sports pack is available on 320i 320d 325i and...

Sports pack is available on 320i 320d 325i and 330i in SA we pay a little extra on top of the sports pack price to 'upgrade' to 18"
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2005, 06:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,089
Posted By swanich
The leather is black inside.

The leather is black inside.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-19-2005, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,089
Posted By swanich
Nope live in Johannesburg but the E46 has got the...

Nope live in Johannesburg but the E46 has got the hav2havGP so this got the WP
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-19-2005, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,089
Posted By swanich
Finally MY 325i pics

http://www.fragrance.co.za/bmwsite/index.htm
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-15-2005, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 989
Posted By swanich
In my opinion iDrive is great, but i would...

In my opinion iDrive is great, but i would seriously recommend Bluetooth, it is seriously top quality and i dont think any aftermarket kit would even slightly compare!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-12-2005, 10:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,629
Posted By swanich
South African Dealers are quoting 10-14months on...

South African Dealers are quoting 10-14months on 6Cylinder models, 6 months on 4 Cylinder models! The dealer where i purchased mine from is hoping to do 100vehicles in June!
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