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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By renaultf1
Thanks guys...It is going back in Tuesday. I'll...

Thanks guys...It is going back in Tuesday. I'll see what I get for a loaner this time. ;)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By renaultf1
Heat Question...oh and I hit a Deer...

So here's the story...

A week ago Thursday, I was driving to work early morning and two deer ran out of the woods and into my path. By the time I hit the brakes, it was too late (there was no way...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-11-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 20,873
Posted By renaultf1
Since I ordered a 6MT e91 in the fall of 2010, I...

Since I ordered a 6MT e91 in the fall of 2010, I think this info needs to be clarified a bit. Sunroof was standard, but xenons weren't standard in 2011. At a time in the fall of 2010 they offered a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-15-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,815
Posted By renaultf1
BJ...We put in a Generac standby whole house...

BJ...We put in a Generac standby whole house generator (14,000kw) about 4 years ago. I think between the generator and the install we spent $5,500. The one thing I will tell you is what the gas...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-25-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,760
Posted By renaultf1
Ha! I always wondered what those brackets were...

Ha! I always wondered what those brackets were for...yes I read my owner's manual but do not remember seeing mention of that. :thumbup: I typically just leave the cover out of the car when I fold...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,038
Posted By renaultf1
Don't forget the ZHP weighted shift knob - that...

Don't forget the ZHP weighted shift knob - that immensely improved the shifting in my E91. Highly recommended.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By renaultf1
I saw a F31 (red) 330d in Italy 2 weeks ago - on...

I saw a F31 (red) 330d in Italy 2 weeks ago - on the Autostrada heading towards Mugello. It looks better in person. I too wish they would bring that car here to the US - would trade in the e91 for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,205
Posted By renaultf1
Fixed.

Fixed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-21-2011, 04:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,820
Posted By renaultf1
I have an x-drive e91 (6mt) and routinely get...

I have an x-drive e91 (6mt) and routinely get x-drive e90 (AT) loaners. Now granted my e91 is 6mt, but I've never noticed much of a difference when I've had a loaner sedan. Even though my car is...
Forum: European Delivery 12-07-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,147
Posted By renaultf1
In the OP he says he is from Bangor, ME. The NE...

In the OP he says he is from Bangor, ME. The NE stands for northeast or New England I would guess...not Nebraska...;)
Forum: European Delivery 12-07-2011, 04:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,147
Posted By renaultf1
I live in Maine (Gray) but bought my car in NH in...

I live in Maine (Gray) but bought my car in NH in Stratham.

One thing Stratham does is they will pick up your car when you need service. So they will bring you a loaner and when the service is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2011, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By renaultf1
I don't know how the configs work over in the UK,...

I don't know how the configs work over in the UK, but here in the states LeMans Blue is an M-Sport package exclusive. I agree with the others, the LeMans w/HK seems like a no-brainer.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-13-2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,319
Posted By renaultf1
Actually it is a Monroney sticker...

Actually it is a Monroney sticker...
Forum: European Delivery 11-07-2011, 10:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,349
Posted By renaultf1
Excellent photos and report. Love the photo of...

Excellent photos and report. Love the photo of you lying down in the street in Orvieto - great perspective. :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-29-2011, 06:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,637
Posted By renaultf1
Regarding the rarity of the e91. In Portland...

Regarding the rarity of the e91. In Portland where I work there are 3 e91s that I've seen on a regular basis with manual transmission - I also know of a 4th one, but haven't seen it. My e91 is 6MT,...
Forum: European Delivery 09-22-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,182
Posted By renaultf1
The colour of that interior is amazing! ...

The colour of that interior is amazing!

I've been following your other thread - great attitude about the whole thing! :thumbup: Congrats on the new car and I'm sure they'll get everything sorted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,398
Posted By renaultf1
I'm curious as to why if your insurance was...

I'm curious as to why if your insurance was screwed up because of mixed up names, how come you didn't immediately call the insurance company and get it fixed? They could have faxed a corrected...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,257
Posted By renaultf1
Post up some pics - I'd love to see your...

Post up some pics - I'd love to see your car.:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-25-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 811
Posted By renaultf1
Not that I have this stuff written down or...

Not that I have this stuff written down or anything, but...:D

My car arrived at the NJ Port last year 10/8 (Fri) and was at the dealer in NH on 10/13 (that following weds before noon) - also the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-24-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,603
Posted By renaultf1
Sorry have to disagree. Having had both Blizzak...

Sorry have to disagree. Having had both Blizzak WS and Nokian Hakka 5s - the Nokians are hands down better in the snow than the Blizzaks. I currently have Blizzaks because I got a deal that was too...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,257
Posted By renaultf1
Congrats gxdrive and handai - can't say enough...

Congrats gxdrive and handai - can't say enough good things about the touring and am sure you both will love it! I love my '11 e91xiT - just passed the one year anniversary (and 12,600 miles) of when...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2011, 04:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 897
Posted By renaultf1
Thanks Gia! This was good info. I use both my...

Thanks Gia! This was good info. I use both my indy and the dealership on paying jobs - depends on what the job is. I think the price is fair at the dealership for the alignment so I'll probably...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2011, 04:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 897
Posted By renaultf1
Actually, the alignment on my e91 xi is quoted at...

Actually, the alignment on my e91 xi is quoted at $129.95 at the dealership. I think it is around $100 at my indy.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2011, 03:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 897
Posted By renaultf1
Thanks, this was really helpful. And thank you...

Thanks, this was really helpful. And thank you to everyone who answered!

Ok, so I didn't post the actual numbers that were off because my paperwork was at the house and my original post was done...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 897
Posted By renaultf1
Alignment/Balance Question

I have what might be a fairly simple (and stupid) question... (hey, I'm a woman and know nothing :dunno:). I did a search (and RTFM), but couldn't find an answer that specifically addressed my...
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