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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 01:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 760
Posted By dwlink
Contrary to our American intuition, Oktoberfest...

Contrary to our American intuition, Oktoberfest is in the middle of September. We are taking ED right after it because hotel prices are ridiculous in Munich during that time.



Lies. I went in...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 12:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 563
Posted By dwlink
Did you file a police report? If not, then you...

Did you file a police report? If not, then you have no proof of who was at fault. She could just simply refuse to pay. It's your word against hers in small claims court without any extra evidence....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-10-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By dwlink
Try 4100 lbs for a 535 compared to 3400 for a...

Try 4100 lbs for a 535 compared to 3400 for a 3.5L altima. Those extra 700 lbs make a world of difference.



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Forum: Off-Topic 07-09-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 285
Posted By dwlink
I think depth perception would really only be a...

I think depth perception would really only be a factor on the greens. Anyways I bought a set of so-so clubs when the government had that making work pay printing lots of money $400 tax credit. Since...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-09-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By dwlink
Have you test driven either of them? The F10 5er...

Have you test driven either of them? The F10 5er will feel like a boat after you've driven the 4GC.

Let's assume you buy the 5er and decide to keep it 6 years which would be the same as two back...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-09-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,009
Posted By dwlink
The lack of bitching I see about the N55 was...

The lack of bitching I see about the N55 was enough to convince me it that its a pretty solid engine. In its earlier days the E90 sub-forum was plagued with the HPFP fiasco of the N54. B58 at this...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-08-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 816
Posted By dwlink
Very true statement. I went into my dealer and...

Very true statement. I went into my dealer and explained that this would be the easiest sale of their life. I handed over a copy of the attachment in my post and within about 10 minutes we had agreed...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By dwlink
Loose connector?

Loose connector?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 352
Posted By dwlink
Keep in mind that headlight restoration is good...

Keep in mind that headlight restoration is good for about 1-2 years and then you'll need to do it again. I've used 2 different kits (random off brand I can't remember and Sylvania) and both produced...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 503
Posted By dwlink
+1 Honestly, when the first thing that comes...

+1

Honestly, when the first thing that comes to mind when I see tinted or hazy license plate covers is "drug dealer."
Forum: European Delivery 07-05-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,896
Posted By dwlink
Doest get much simpler than this - however...

Doest get much simpler than this - however destination just went up to 950.


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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-04-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,743
Posted By dwlink
I'm not ashamed to admit that I ordered this...

I'm not ashamed to admit that I ordered this option. Honestly, I could care less about the auto high beams as I rarely drive my car in rural areas that lack street lamps.

The "adaptive" technology...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-04-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By dwlink
Keep in mind that the insurance and maintenance...

Keep in mind that the insurance and maintenance on the M3 will be substantially higher. If you really want more power out of the 435, give Dinan 6 months and they'll have a tune for that application...
Forum: European Delivery 07-02-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By dwlink
Dwlink's 435 Gran Coupe ED Thread

Over the past couple weeks, my wife and I have been debating between doing ED either this year or next year. Well, after visiting one of the local dealerships today and settling on a fantastic offer,...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-01-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 214
Posted By dwlink
My thoughts too. The article is pretty drab when...

My thoughts too. The article is pretty drab when it comes to specific facts - numbers are simple quoted as "hundred of millions" and the percentages presented aren't very precise. Doesn't say too...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By dwlink
Perhaps instead of advertising miles driven, it...

Perhaps instead of advertising miles driven, it should be lifetime gallons of gasoline consumed. That would give all the highway cars an edge.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By dwlink
300K Mile E60!

---Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be a classified---

So I'm getting ready to look at selling my 530 assuming that I can find a dealership that will entertain an ED invoice+ offer on a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-30-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,180
Posted By dwlink
+1 And if you don't do the research you...

+1

And if you don't do the research you won't even know you're getting ripped off so if you convince yourself you paid a good price, there's really nothing to get frustrated over - just don't ask...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By dwlink
And with a 1 man handicap! Caught the extra time...

And with a 1 man handicap! Caught the extra time and the penalty kicks - fantastic ending to that game!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 465
Posted By dwlink
+1 on learning how to properly jack a car up and...

+1 on learning how to properly jack a car up and put it on jack stands. It shocks me how many people I've seen working on their car with only a hydraulic jack supporting it.

I would save brake...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-26-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 25,883
Posted By dwlink
He just doesn't want that old piece of junk...

He just doesn't want that old piece of junk totaled by a few door dings.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-25-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 942
Posted By dwlink
Forget the $$$ for a second. Would you even want...

Forget the $$$ for a second. Would you even want to drive this X1 for the next 3 years (assuming a 36 mo lease) given all the problems and inconveniences?

The way I see it is they are willing to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 375
Posted By dwlink
+1 it looks like an LCI with all the M-tech...

+1 it looks like an LCI with all the M-tech cosmetics. A set of taillights and an LCI trunk lid and you'd have everyone fool from the outside. $9500 is a great price if it was well-maintained,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,374
Posted By dwlink
2 Things to be careful about : 1. The little...

2 Things to be careful about :

1. The little black cylinder is an electronic ballast so its job is to take the voltage supplied by the car and step it down (in this case) such that the LEDs on the...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-21-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,133
Posted By dwlink
And how is this any different than the way the...

And how is this any different than the way the government currently spends our hard-earned money?
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