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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,012
Posted By pointandgo
You can't be serious. My 'handicap' is that I'm...

You can't be serious. My 'handicap' is that I'm over 6' tall. I've tried the manual seats before buying and they just don't suit my frame. Simply not enough adjustments for me vs. the electric...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 67
Posted By pointandgo
Happy Holidays from L.A.

Happy Holidays...Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from L.A. and Catalina Island!
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 566
Posted By pointandgo
I just found this web site that shows BMW 'color...

I just found this web site that shows BMW 'color patches' according to model year.

Just hope that your computer monitor is properly 'tuned in' to true colors...
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:23 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,012
Posted By pointandgo
I'll throw my 2-cents in. I thought that the 320...

I'll throw my 2-cents in. I thought that the 320 would be the best choice for me after my E90 lease expiration. It wasn't even though I have many BMW dealers in my area and a lot of cars to look...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-23-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By pointandgo
Bump... I wouldn't consider this as normal. ...

Bump...

I wouldn't consider this as normal. I've never experienced this and would NOT accept it. This will lead to early discoloration of the protective lense...perhaps bugs inside. NOT...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-23-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,012
Posted By pointandgo
Split fold-down rear seat is 'standard'..no? It...

Split fold-down rear seat is 'standard'..no? It was standard on my '13 F30. I realize that the fold down rear seat changes from year-to-year as an option to 'standard.'
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 41,120
Posted By pointandgo
filing a complaint with NHTSA in 'safercar.gov'...

filing a complaint with NHTSA in 'safercar.gov' only takes a few minutes. You'll see the section: 'Complaints and Defects' for those who have experienced the defect.

Go for it. No personal...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 41,120
Posted By pointandgo
Not one person is willing or has the time to send...

Not one person is willing or has the time to send a petition to NHTSA over this defect? Not one lawyer in the group?

The petition process is simple and straightforward (my previous posts). The...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 746
Posted By pointandgo
The great driving performance? NO, those days...

The great driving performance? NO, those days are over for the basic 3-series at least...and that's why the car mags have been cruscifying BMW for 'losing their direction' with their cars. BMW...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 876
Posted By pointandgo
Thanks for researching that. I'm looking at II/14...

Thanks for researching that. I'm looking at II/14 so that's why I didn't see it. Maybe they made some component upgrades?

Lucky you...BMW isn't going to say anything. :mad:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By pointandgo
It's hard for me to see any relationship between...

It's hard for me to see any relationship between the tire/wheel TPMS and the car's battery.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 866
Posted By pointandgo
Oh really? What are your credentials for stating...

Oh really? What are your credentials for stating this? You are a BMW chassis, tire engineer?

Does this go for their oil content/quantity as well? Two, three, four quarts low and you're good to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,519
Posted By pointandgo
About $1,250/yr. with my current '13 328i...no...

About $1,250/yr. with my current '13 328i...no accidents ever, no speeding tickets in more than 10 years and bundled with home owner's insurance (Farmer's Ins.). Insured amounts and deductables are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 746
Posted By pointandgo
Michael, For the 'price point' of most...

Michael,

For the 'price point' of most BMWs, why the hell would they choose an 'unsophisticated' system that is "not as smooth" as other (car maker's) ASS systems? :tsk:

You're running out of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,099
Posted By pointandgo
Wonderful decision...awesome car, great...

Wonderful decision...awesome car, great color!...welcome to the forum! Hope to hear more from you. :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 616
Posted By pointandgo
I added an AC Schnitzer trunk spoiler to my...

I added an AC Schnitzer trunk spoiler to my previous E39...just for looks. Very subtle. It didn't keep the back of the car any cleaner but it looked awesome. :thumbup:

Even though it was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 876
Posted By pointandgo
I didn't buy/lease a Hyundai. :mad:

I didn't buy/lease a Hyundai. :mad:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 876
Posted By pointandgo
We've had heavy rain here in CA for a few days in...

We've had heavy rain here in CA for a few days in the past several weeks.

As I was 'lined up' at a stop sign with 5 - 8 cars in front of me recently they all did the typical 'CA roll' at the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By pointandgo
Yes, any BMW dealer or well equipped tire shop...

Yes, any BMW dealer or well equipped tire shop should have a TPMS diagnostic tool. The OP's car is only 3 years old and TPMS batteries should last much longer...5 - 7+ years depending on annual...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 746
Posted By pointandgo
I've had the opportunity to compare the level of...

I've had the opportunity to compare the level of ASS 'vibration' in my car with the (same year) 535i (loaner). The 5-series was much quieter and had much less vibration.

Mine seems to be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 876
Posted By pointandgo
True, but the owner's manual also contains a...

True, but the owner's manual also contains a statement about additional wear & tear on certain components as a result of this feature.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-18-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,077
Posted By pointandgo
Bump... So called 'affordability' is one...

Bump...

So called 'affordability' is one thing. I'll relate my experience...

I never 'promised' BMW that I would buy their cars forever and each BMW lease-end I did shop other brands,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-18-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,113
Posted By pointandgo
I wouldn't worry about a 1 psi differential. ...

I wouldn't worry about a 1 psi differential. Just sitting in the sun for an hour while parked could create that difference! Many (cheap) air guages aren't that accurate.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-17-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By pointandgo
Great pics! :thumbup:

Great pics! :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-17-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By pointandgo
As they 'balance' the new tires with their Hunter...

As they 'balance' the new tires with their Hunter 'road force' machine, insist that they record these two pieces of information that this machine provides (and give it to you):

1. "Total...
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