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Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 02-10-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,808
Posted By mhs525
You are correct. After 5 BMW's including an E46...

You are correct. After 5 BMW's including an E46 M3, I traded my 750i for a 2010 S4.

333HP, Supercharged V6 with instant throttle response and 7 speed dual clutch transmission. Super quick smooth...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 12-17-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,556
Posted By mhs525
I occasionally see and R8 going to work, it's...

I occasionally see and R8 going to work, it's always coming from the opposite direction and it looks awesome. Much more impressive in person than pictures. The car is so wide and low it looks like...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 12-16-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,808
Posted By mhs525
The item I originally posted are recent reviews. ...

The item I originally posted are recent reviews.

The F10 and F01 are winning any comparison tests...
Forum: General BMW 12-16-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
10 Million doesn't buy much in car development...

10 Million doesn't buy much in car development even if its in pounds... Too bad, Lotus was dormant to the US for so long then exploded on the seen with the Elise. An Elise sighting is treated like...
Forum: General BMW 12-15-2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
Good to know, I love Aston's too but their...

Good to know, I love Aston's too but their ownership is sketchy as well. I just always admired the Lotus "at lightness" mantra. Seems like an approach I can appreciate from an engineering point of...
Forum: General BMW 12-15-2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
True but timing belt/chains changed at the proper...

True but timing belt/chains changed at the proper intervals are supposed to prevent unexpected breakdowns, not that they don't happen sometimes.

The point is cars should be getting more reliable...
Forum: General BMW 12-14-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
I'm sure the auto shut off works fine for the...

I'm sure the auto shut off works fine for the original owners or during the warranty period but what about when the car's starting system fails? When you turn the engine off and the car refuses to...
Forum: General BMW 12-14-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
You are probably right but there are enough cool...

You are probably right but there are enough cool cars that were built in the last few years (low mileage 911's, M3's, Panamera's, Maserati's, Lotus) that I will be happy for years to come.

I still...
Forum: General BMW 12-13-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
These "features" that come with the new F30...

These "features" that come with the new F30 automatically and absolutely cross BMW off my potential car buying list.

Listed below per C&D F30 review

hypermiling, auto stop start, 24/7...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 12-13-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,624
Posted By mhs525
Love those heat generating Turbos...

Love those heat generating Turbos...
Forum: General BMW 12-13-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
BMW sales will keep going up for now as they...

BMW sales will keep going up for now as they steal former Lexus drivers. The RX330/350 used to be THE luxury SUV but now the new X3 and X5 are taking market share like crazy. Also every other new 5er...
Forum: General BMW 12-13-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,402
Posted By mhs525
Wow the long knives are out!!!! :) I...

Wow the long knives are out!!!! :)

I recently left BMW after 5 cars over 10 years for my 2010 S4 which I am very happy with. The reasons I went S4 were:

Instant throttle response from the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
What do you mean by programming? What do you need...

What do you mean by programming? What do you need programmed? Are you a member of the BMW CCA? The club magazine has a bunch of recommended independent BMW shops.

Where do you live?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2011, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
Hey Danny same here. Always great to talk cars...

Hey Danny same here. Always great to talk cars with another enthusiast. Hopefully the snows keep you out of the snow banks this winter :thumbup:

The Advans are covered in wheel wax hardening...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 12-09-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By mhs525
Many companies use subs and temps to manage...

Many companies use subs and temps to manage business spikes etc but out of 48 employees only 8 work for BMW with BMW level salary and benefits? I bet that mix wouldn't be acceptable in Germany...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
PM answered

PM answered
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
Thanks... I was tough to move away from BMW...

Thanks...

I was tough to move away from BMW after 5 cars but I took the S4 out on a whim and was sold by the time the transmission had shifted 4 times. It's amazing how it rips through gears...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-08-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
2010 S4 333HP Supercharged V6 with the 7 speed...

2010 S4 333HP Supercharged V6 with the 7 speed dual clutch trans (super fast shifts). Love it, instant throttle response and very fast.

Still have a BMW in the family, my son's 2000 328Ci 5...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-08-2011, 07:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By mhs525
Dunlop Snows on ASA Wheels - Boston Area P/U

***SOLD***

Thanks everyone sorry I didn't have a set for everyone that was interested


Hi folks,

I have a set (4) of Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3 snow tires (245/50 R18) mounted on ASA 18"...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-08-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 228
Posted By mhs525
E65 7er Snow Tires Pkg - Boston Area P/U

***SOLD***

Hi folks,

I have a set (4) of Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3 snow tires (245/50 R16) mounted on ASA 18" wheels. These are H speed rated tires and are BMW recommended.

They were used...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 12-08-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 906
Posted By mhs525
E65 7er Snow Tires - Local Pick Up

***SOLD***

Hi folks,

I have a set (4) of Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3 snow tires (245/50 R18) mounted on ASA 18" wheels. These are H speed rated tires and are BMW recommended.

They were used...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-13-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 927
Posted By mhs525
Had my 08 for a year, zero problems, drives like...

Had my 08 for a year, zero problems, drives like a dream.

This is a complex car but 08 is the last of the E65 so if you want a 7, 08 is the year. Mine is CPO until 2014 but like I said I have...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-07-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,808
Posted By mhs525
Car & Driver - Comparison Tests

What does F as in F01 and F10 stand for?

Well according to Car & Driver its stands for Freakin last...

C&D Comparo - F10 535i vs Infiniti M37 vs Audi A6... and the BMW placed... LAST

C&D...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,794
Posted By mhs525
Unless a plug has gone bad (burned off electrode)...

Unless a plug has gone bad (burned off electrode) you will never see a Major difference from changing plugs. I did mine on my 545i at about 50k miles and it smoothed out the idle a bit the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-01-2011, 06:31 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 16,484
Posted By mhs525
I feel bad for the folks dealing with the RFT...

I feel bad for the folks dealing with the RFT issues. BMW's history on this in general is not good... There have been many problems with run flats, wearing out in 10k miles, cracked rims, tires not...
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