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Forum: General BMW 04-24-2010, 11:02 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,884
Posted By Ci2Eye
Shipkiller, You don't drive a girl's car. ...

Shipkiller,

You don't drive a girl's car. The Z4 coupe has a wholly different vibe than the convertible. It's decidely masculine while the vert seems feminine. Strange that they are the same...
Forum: General BMW 04-24-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,884
Posted By Ci2Eye
JoeT, Agreed about the new Z4. It was,...

JoeT,

Agreed about the new Z4. It was, after all, designed by a woman so that might explain its more feminine lines.

To the larger question, no BMWs are truly girls' cars to me in the way...
Forum: European Delivery 04-13-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,258
Posted By Ci2Eye
It is great to have Michael back and Lotus but...

It is great to have Michael back and Lotus but somehow, I am still lost this year. There is no natural team for me to support.

I've always liked Jenson and Jarno so I find myself rooting for...
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,258
Posted By Ci2Eye
As a fellow F1 fan, that sounds like an awesome...

As a fellow F1 fan, that sounds like an awesome trip. Only thing that would make it better would be if BMW was still in the series.
Forum: General BMW 10-04-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 895
Posted By Ci2Eye
You are exactly right......certian Americans...

You are exactly right......certian Americans would demand his resignation no matter what he really meant.
Forum: General BMW 10-04-2007, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 895
Posted By Ci2Eye
He refers to BMW race cars which are typically...

He refers to BMW race cars which are typically white with blue and red stripes (like the F1 car) when they are factory backed. The Axis of White most likely was a reference to the stand with the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-17-2007, 03:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,243
Posted By Ci2Eye
I'd have to look at your route on a map but off...

I'd have to look at your route on a map but off the top of my head it doesn't seem to be the most efficient. You are in Milan and then you go back east to Venice only to later go west again to...
Forum: General BMW 08-17-2007, 06:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,792
Posted By Ci2Eye
Thanks. I hate how the domestic carmakers have...

Thanks. I hate how the domestic carmakers have historically blamed the test for their poor performance. I would expect a better response from BMW.
Forum: General BMW 08-16-2007, 01:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,792
Posted By Ci2Eye
This is not good news for BMW but more disturbing...

This is not good news for BMW but more disturbing was the BMW's spokesperson's GM-like response. Here's what was attributed to him:

"BMW spokesman Thomas Plucinsky said the institute's test...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-06-2007, 05:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,991
Posted By Ci2Eye
At least they are targeting enthusiasts and using...

At least they are targeting enthusiasts and using the 2002 as a historical reference point.

Remember how M-B marketed the C-Class Coupe? Their ad campaign was based on a variety of...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-02-2007, 08:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,415
Posted By Ci2Eye
I'm sure those scenarios will indeed play out. ...

I'm sure those scenarios will indeed play out. However, the car has the potential to capture the attention of the next generation of enthusiasts or another element of the population BMW hasn't been...
Forum: General BMW 04-23-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,428
Posted By Ci2Eye
Agreed. Chris or Adrian one needs to go. BMW...

Agreed. Chris or Adrian one needs to go. BMW used to have a unique classic design language that looked like nothing else. Their latest designs have been derivitive of Pontiacs and Kias and now...
Forum: General BMW 04-17-2007, 04:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,321
Posted By Ci2Eye
The press release sounds like Chris Bangle...

The press release sounds like Chris Bangle talking to me.

Maybe he's contributing to PR now. If so we can expect more references to "surface tension" and "rising energy" or "flame surfacing"...
Forum: General BMW 04-17-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,570
Posted By Ci2Eye
AKHBHAAT is right. The survey now includes both...

AKHBHAAT is right. The survey now includes both problems and perceived problems. I suppose there is merit in studying and reporting user-friendliness in today's more complex cars but I think...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2007, 08:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,385
Posted By Ci2Eye
The cars that are assembled from knock down kits...

The cars that are assembled from knock down kits in Shenyang, China are built for the Chinese market only because there are government restrictions on imported cars there. BMW, and most of the...
Forum: General BMW 03-06-2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,058
Posted By Ci2Eye
Is BMW in trouble?

Is BMW in trouble? This article in The Detroit News points out some disturbing trends with the company.

I personally think BMW's aggressive plan to increase volume is a mistake. The very idea...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-17-2007, 10:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,268
Posted By Ci2Eye
Well, BMW never did reply back to my e-mail but...

Well, BMW never did reply back to my e-mail but they did call me. I didn't give them my phone number in the e-mail but I did supply my VIN so I guess they retrieved my number that way.

Anyway,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2007, 11:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By Ci2Eye
Are you sure the car has Bluetooth? My...

Are you sure the car has Bluetooth?

My understanding was that Bluetooth was added for the '05 model year.

I you have Bluetooth, you should has a PassKey code in the glove compartment that...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2007, 11:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,268
Posted By Ci2Eye
Has anyone succeeded in getting BMW to credit...

Has anyone succeeded in getting BMW to credit them for the period the service did not function?

Mine didn't work for at least two months and BMW hasn't reponded to my e-mail asking them about a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-28-2006, 10:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,571
Posted By Ci2Eye
If you'd rather have the Gummi, I bought it from...

If you'd rather have the Gummi, I bought it from Drivewerks for $7.50. I personally would use it over Armor All for BMW window seals. The bottle has a foam applicator tip like shoe polish so you...
Forum: General BMW 12-28-2006, 08:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,454
Posted By Ci2Eye
It kills me the stories car salespeople can make...

It kills me the stories car salespeople can make up. The 9-7x is essentially a Chevy Trailblazer. It comes from the same Moraine, Ohio assembly plant as its sister vehicles and uses the body...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-28-2006, 08:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,302
Posted By Ci2Eye
Has anyone had this issue corrected yet that can...

Has anyone had this issue corrected yet that can provide some insight?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2006, 08:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,302
Posted By Ci2Eye
I received a recall letter yesterday. I don't...

I received a recall letter yesterday. I don't know what the issue is.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2006, 08:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,268
Posted By Ci2Eye
I got the exact same letter yesterday for an '05...

I got the exact same letter yesterday for an '05 325Ci.

I wonder what's up. I just assume Assist is always up there ready to help but I never use it. I also think that they should provide a...
Forum: European Delivery 09-29-2006, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 776
Posted By Ci2Eye
I got a letter from BMWNA in November of '04 when...

I got a letter from BMWNA in November of '04 when I did European Delivery. As I recall though, I'd been tracking my car's progress via the Wallenius Wilhelmsen website for over a week before BMW...
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