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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-12-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,896
Posted By LvdB
Jealousy do make you nasty! lol, and...

Jealousy do make you nasty!



lol, and then remind him that he is still not leaving in a bimmer :D.



+1:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-05-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,732
Posted By LvdB
In terms of 0-60 figures, how does the 328i M/T,...

In terms of 0-60 figures, how does the 328i M/T, 328i A/T and 328i Sport A/T compare? And same question posed for the 428i variants? Anyone here tested these (apart from BMW's figures)



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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-01-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,574
Posted By LvdB
+1:thumbup: Also had a Mercedes auto (7spd...

+1:thumbup:

Also had a Mercedes auto (7spd Geartronic), very "lazy". The bimmers' autos are more responsive (IMO).

I would opt for an A/T again in future. For me it makes more comfort-sense in...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-01-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 598
Posted By LvdB
15'500mi and going as strong as any Bimmer I've...

15'500mi and going as strong as any Bimmer I've owned.
I have not heard of any such issues around here... :thumbup:




Sounds like tweets from a local audi social ripping "these cars" :rofl:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-29-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,406
Posted By LvdB
...it happens when you have a "heavy" foot and...

...it happens when you have a "heavy" foot and you have to stop to fill up with gas too often :rofl: ...just pops open automatically as you approach a gas station.


on this side of the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,159
Posted By LvdB
I might have mentioned this in a similar thread -...

I might have mentioned this in a similar thread - Leave a note suggesting that the guy must try take 3 parking spots next time.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-10-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,875
Posted By LvdB
I guessed wrong! Good thing I didn't put money on...

I guessed wrong! Good thing I didn't put money on it :rofl:
Really thought the diesel's torque would do the trick...

Agree on the 328i though.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-22-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By LvdB
Or a gynaecologist. They will remove it via the...

Or a gynaecologist. They will remove it via the exhaust :rofl:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,178
Posted By LvdB
+1 Slightly off topic, but I am...

+1



Slightly off topic, but I am curious how the 50/50 weight distribution come into play when comparing reversing suggestions with normal forward driving in this case? The fact that the bimmer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,071
Posted By LvdB
It's an "N", assuming therefore mine is SA built....

It's an "N", assuming therefore mine is SA built. Duh, what did I expect! Now the question, should I get excited or not? :rofl:
Looks like an F30. Drive and feel is F30. Performance is F30. Looks...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By LvdB
Question Increased speed, Increased fuel consumption ??

Have you noticed any differences in fuel consumption when comparing it to different cruising speeds?

Years ago I used to do frequent long distance trips. I can remember getting better fuel...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,071
Posted By LvdB
Where would the sticker or label be on the F30,...

Where would the sticker or label be on the F30, stating where it was built?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,178
Posted By LvdB
Yip, this was my initial thought too. Could turn...

Yip, this was my initial thought too. Could turn out to be an expensive mod if done properly.


...and that's probably what I would have done (obviously if I wasn't living in SA:p)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By LvdB
If it was a snake, you would have been bitten 4k...

If it was a snake, you would have been bitten 4k miles/times over :rofl:

Funny that the Drive Experience functionality, settings and rocker switch was not pointed out and explained to you the day...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 488
Posted By LvdB
I checked the Owner's Manual to see if this...

I checked the Owner's Manual to see if this function is described in detail. Unless I missed it, I could not find any details on this subject. Is this function described in the Owner's Manual?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,870
Posted By LvdB
Congratz! That big smile says it all...

Congratz!
That big smile says it all...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By LvdB
Congratz! I like the look of the leather on the...

Congratz!
I like the look of the leather on the steering wheel. Not that the sport wheel on my F30 is bad (better than what I had on my MB), but I do miss that chunky feel from my previous M-Sport...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 230
Posted By LvdB
"MPower" FM

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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-12-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,071
Posted By LvdB
It matters! Can you imagine how difficult it must...

It matters! Can you imagine how difficult it must be to focus on the job at hand, piecing the parts together correctly, performing proper quality control, while having to be on constant look out for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-07-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,590
Posted By LvdB
Nope. No issues with my 8spd sport auto, be it in...

Nope. No issues with my 8spd sport auto, be it in ECO, Comfort or Sport. Smoothest AT I have owned thus far :thumbup:



I don't think what you describe is normal. Might be solved with software...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,086
Posted By LvdB
Thanks MastaS - I'll have ASS updated soon too...

Thanks MastaS - I'll have ASS updated soon too :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-29-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,086
Posted By LvdB
And a few other interpretations :rofl: ...

And a few other interpretations :rofl:


ASS details on pages 61 to 63 in the Owner's Manual
373802
p62. But I guess you already know that :)


Please elaborate; this sounds like a handy...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-29-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 973
Posted By LvdB
Parking package. More specifically, the...

Parking package. More specifically, the self-parking functionality. Not too bothered about the car parallel parking itself; great innovative feature and my friends still go "wow" when I mention that...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-29-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,130
Posted By LvdB
I find the rain-sensing wipers on the F30 to be...

I find the rain-sensing wipers on the F30 to be more "controlled" than on my W204 Mercedes. But I do like the "always on or always off" auto selection on the Mercedes better.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-29-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,820
Posted By LvdB
Great add; short, powerful. I can still see...

Great add; short, powerful. I can still see reruns of the add in my head. Somehow the E36 pictures stand out bigtime! And my first bimmer, a E36 325i - best car ever :thumbup:.

...ps, I like my...
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