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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 02:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,680
Posted By quackbury
Alpine white over red. Then wrap the car in red....

Alpine white over red. Then wrap the car in red. After 3 months, if you decide it's too much red, just remove the wrap. And AW over CR is one tasty combination.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) Yesterday, 06:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By quackbury
Thanks guys. Great stuff. I checked...

Thanks guys. Great stuff.

I checked GetBMWParts and the MSport F&R sway bars are relatively inexpensive. I assumed these were just a straight replacement for the stock bars, but it sounds like...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-06-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By quackbury
Time to Mod

This afternoon, I picked up a 2015 3.5 xDrive for my son (lease assumption) to share garage space with my daughter's 2015 2.8 xDrive xLine. My initial thoughts after driving it home from Connecticut...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,388
Posted By quackbury
If you keep your F10 for more than 2 years /...

If you keep your F10 for more than 2 years / 30,000 miles, you will replace tires at least once. If you stick with all seasons that replacment will cost you +/- $1,500. And you'll have a car that is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,364
Posted By quackbury
If you live in Orlando, you want the full Luxury...

If you live in Orlando, you want the full Luxury Seating Package, with the ventilated seats. And if you ever drive at night, get the LCD lighting package.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-29-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By quackbury
Why would you ever allow "someone" to f*ck around...

Why would you ever allow "someone" to f*ck around with your electrical system? And not just one, but two "someone's".

Modern BMW's are essentially computers on wheels. Fry your ECU or a couple...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,059
Posted By quackbury
I agree with Capo. We have a 2014 328i wagon and...

I agree with Capo. We have a 2014 328i wagon and a 2015 X1 2.8 xDrive. My wife drives the wagon, but she loves the X1 so much she wants one for her next car.

When I test drove a 2016, I HATED...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-24-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,582
Posted By quackbury
Probably not BMW specific as VW has had a sh*t...

Probably not BMW specific as VW has had a sh*t load of problems, but very, very real.

Spend some time on the E73 X5 board and read about all the problems we had: freezing DEF tanks, cracking EGR...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-22-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,582
Posted By quackbury
You mean apart from steering feel, throttle...

You mean apart from steering feel, throttle response, not pulling to the right, no problems with those ghastly LS2's, Nappa and the availability of the "real" 704 M Sport suspension?

If you can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,388
Posted By quackbury
If you have all-seasons, park the car till the...

If you have all-seasons, park the car till the roads are cleared. xDrive with all seasons will get the car going in snow, but you won't be able to stop or turn as well as you could with Nokian's,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,099
Posted By quackbury
False. If you had been at fault, your insurance...

False. If you had been at fault, your insurance company would try to steer you to their list of "approved" repair centers. They will tell you they're approved because of the quality of their...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,099
Posted By quackbury
This. Go to YOUR insurance company (not your...

This. Go to YOUR insurance company (not your neighbor's) and have them appraise the damage. Then contact folks in your local BMWCCA chapter, and find out which local body shop they recommend. Know...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,582
Posted By quackbury
My take: You're a buyer not a leaser, and...

My take:

You're a buyer not a leaser, and you hold your cars a long time. There have been SOOOOO many problems with the V8, I think you'd be crazy to buy a 550. (Lease, yes, buy, no). Even if...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-18-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,264
Posted By quackbury
What part of my comment about them being total...

What part of my comment about them being total d*cks did you not understand?

Unless it's an i8 or an ///M- something, a BMW is just a car. It's great that you love it (just like is Prius or Fit...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-17-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,264
Posted By quackbury
Uh, time for a reality check. It's a car, not a...

Uh, time for a reality check. It's a car, not a Faberge egg. You are driving a mass produced mid-priced vehicle, not some priceless exotic.

I understand the guys driving Aston's, 911's and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-16-2016, 04:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,346
Posted By quackbury
And both kids know that if they have a fender...

And both kids know that if they have a fender bender or a speeding ticket, the cost of the ticket, the deductiible, and the ongoing insurance surcharge is coming out of their summer wages.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-16-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,346
Posted By quackbury
FWIW my twins are 20 now, and doing a great job...

FWIW my twins are 20 now, and doing a great job staying focused in college. Both are getting good grades at ultra competive colleges, both are starters on their respective athletic teams (football...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-09-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,034
Posted By quackbury
One could also ask why we should have eyeballs...

One could also ask why we should have eyeballs that swivel, when we could just as easily move our entire head.

To your point above: No I won't have a repair bill. The lease is always over before...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-09-2016, 09:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,346
Posted By quackbury
For what it's worth, here's my experience in MA. ...

For what it's worth, here's my experience in MA.

When my twins turned 16, they immediately got their permits. They both "could" have passed their driving tests and been licensed within the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-09-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,562
Posted By quackbury
Why is it that every auto enthusiast on the...

Why is it that every auto enthusiast on the planet realizes this, but all the Patriots haters steadfastly refuse to believe the Ideal Gas Law applies to footballs?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-09-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,103
Posted By quackbury
I hope you find a REALLY expensive attorney, and...

I hope you find a REALLY expensive attorney, and rack up a couple thousand bucks in attorney fees, trying to pursue your ridiculous "lemon law" case. Then, when you lose (as you will), you hire an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-05-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 28,502
Posted By quackbury
How much faster is the car when you upgrade to ...

How much faster is the car when you upgrade to the Performance Interior?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By quackbury
While I am a huge proponent of the MC seats...

While I am a huge proponent of the MC seats (indeed, the full Luxury Seating Package), the stock seats in the LCI models are quite nice. Way more than "adequate".

Unless you've got some kinky...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-31-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,173
Posted By quackbury
What a f*cking loser.

What a f*cking loser.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-06-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,603
Posted By quackbury
They didn't say they preferred the COMMAND...

They didn't say they preferred the COMMAND system. They said they preferred the tactile feel of the controller. Probably couldn't figure out how to use either system, so decided the one with the...
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