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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By AndDown
Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:

Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 356
Posted By AndDown
Have the service dept look at it again. Some...

Have the service dept look at it again. Some techs might be novices, things happen, etc. I had my dealer replace a headlamp cover (under warranty) and when I got home, noticed that the front fascia...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,567
Posted By AndDown
BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing...

BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing aircraft engines prior to and during WWI and also produced engines for the Luftwaffe during WWII, which is why their logo known as the "Roundel" is a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By AndDown
It was a Saturday and there was no harbor...

It was a Saturday and there was no harbor activity, but I think the crane is used to off-load the containers from the ships for customs inspection.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By AndDown
Click on this YouTube link showing the...

Click on this YouTube link showing the loading/off-loading of Wallenius' Faust car carrier:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bbPJhS0byw
:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By AndDown
Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port...

Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port Hueneme off-loading site. Cars had recently been off-loaded and were waiting to be cleared through customs before delivery to the Oxnard VDC:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-05-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 522
Posted By AndDown
Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from...

Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from around the shifter area when new. I could get the buzz to stop by pushing on the plastic area around the shifter but have not had the buzz now for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-04-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By AndDown
It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery...

It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery Center) getting finishing touches like putting on required warning decals, checking for blemishes, having minor body work done (hopefully not needed with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,221
Posted By AndDown
That's great! Now just have to convince my wife...

That's great! Now just have to convince my wife we need to trade in our 2013 F30 for a 2016 F36!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,221
Posted By AndDown
Interesting about the limit to 2014 and 2015...

Interesting about the limit to 2014 and 2015 models. Wonder if BMWNA will change that to 2015 and 2016 models for the UDE that's to be held in Los Angeles in August seeing that the 2016 models will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-04-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By AndDown
I would, more for peace of mind than anything...

I would, more for peace of mind than anything knowing it's not a major problem developing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-03-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 685
Posted By AndDown
Our 2013 F30 had a similar slight drift to the...

Our 2013 F30 had a similar slight drift to the right which I thought was due to the crown of the road. I finally brought it to our local alignment specialist (who also does the city's firetrucks)...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-17-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 912
Posted By AndDown
You are correct that in sport mode with the...

You are correct that in sport mode with the shifter to the left tightens the steering, with the ability to manually shift up to the 8th gear. In normal shifter position with sport mode, the top gear...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,023
Posted By AndDown
Put on the Michi AS3 about 2 months ago on my DD...

Put on the Michi AS3 about 2 months ago on my DD (2003 E46) and they are significantly quieter on the road as well as more sticky on the curves. Seems though that they are less forgiving as far as...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-21-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,005
Posted By AndDown
All cars that come through Port Hueneme in Oxnard...

All cars that come through Port Hueneme in Oxnard will have an extra 2+ miles or so which is from the cars being driven from the port to the Oxnard VDC. There was a video done 2002 or so showing BMW...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By AndDown
I ave two sets of this for my E46 and F30, both...

I ave two sets of this for my E46 and F30, both work great and have Apple certification:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00H89LFBO/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-27-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 851
Posted By AndDown
I've been driving a loaner 328i GT for the past...

I've been driving a loaner 328i GT for the past few days while our 328i is getting a replacement headlight lens assembly. It's a M Sport, tech pack, driver assist, premium pack, Estorial Blue, etc. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,795
Posted By AndDown
What's interesting/annoying is how the top of the...

What's interesting/annoying is how the top of the rear bumper and the back of the trunk lid gets dirty much faster than the rest of the car. I figure it has to do with the air flow vortex. This...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-15-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,352
Posted By AndDown
One of the features I ordered that makes me grin,...

One of the features I ordered that makes me grin, especially when I'm driving alone with the volume turned up - the bass is just tight, not boomy. Definitely get the HK upgrade.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,520
Posted By AndDown
Enjoy the SAG (silly ass grin) every time you...

Enjoy the SAG (silly ass grin) every time you push that pedal to the metal!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By AndDown
My wife uses her F30 as a DD, drives to work...

My wife uses her F30 as a DD, drives to work about 5 miles each way. Stop signs at every block intersection and she's averaging 22.5 mpg which is pretty close to the estimate for city driving. We...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-10-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,727
Posted By AndDown
I like the halo DRL's that indicate a bimmer from...

I like the halo DRL's that indicate a bimmer from the rest of the crowd of curvy-linear DRL's of the other makes. Too bad that it is not standard on the 3's.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-01-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By AndDown
Oops, my bad...getting senile here. It was...

Oops, my bad...getting senile here. It was actually my 2003 E46 which was manufactured in SA. Took close to 6 weeks to get here after it was assembled. I'm still driving it as my daily drive....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-01-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By AndDown
I recall a Bimmerfest thread 13 years ago about...

I recall a Bimmerfest thread 13 years ago about the factory inflating pressures to 50 psi and the reason (at that time) was to compensate for some loss of pressure during the long journey over to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-31-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By AndDown
Only if the tires expanded like a balloon, lol

Only if the tires expanded like a balloon, lol
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