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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By Yomama
I picked up a quart of Castrol 5w-30. I put in a...

I picked up a quart of Castrol 5w-30. I put in a 1/4 of the bottle. Drove it around, light did not come on and dipstick looked fine. I double checked and it's been just over 4K since last oil...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By Yomama
So it should not matter if I add a 1/2 quart of...

So it should not matter if I add a 1/2 quart of 10w-40 if what is in there is 5w-30 or vice versa?

In this case the seller is my sister in law. She maintained the car but an an Indy. It's a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By Yomama
Topping off unknown oil viscosity

The oil indicator light has been coming on intermittently after shutting off the car. Checked the oil and it seems a little low (1/2 a quart is my guess). The car is new to me and previous owner...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 03-08-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,345
Posted By Yomama
Yes .00130 is the base

Yes .00130 is the base
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
What's an executive car?

What's an executive car?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
I checked the sponsor section, anybody know if...

I checked the sponsor section, anybody know if any of them are in CT.

So I got a response back from one of the two dealers that have a connection with my work auto buying service. Not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
It's not too far, might actually be closer than...

It's not too far, might actually be closer than the two dealers that are part of this program: BMW of North Haven and Wide World BMW in Spring Valley NY

Thanks lgaddict
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
Thanks for all the advice. I found a new car...

Thanks for all the advice. I found a new car discount program at work. Configured the same car and two dealers popped up. One will sell the car for $49,940, the other $50,600. I have asked them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
So lgaddict, help me out. Talk to me like a 3rd...

So lgaddict, help me out. Talk to me like a 3rd grader. What would be a good deal? and what specific elements do I go after. I posted the entire lease work sheet in a prior post.

I am not a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
I ran the car thru the BMWconfig and the invoice...

I ran the car thru the BMWconfig and the invoice price came out to basically what lgaddict mentioned: 50,196. Right now they have the Gross Cap Cost as 52620 (selling price of 51,690+925...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
Here is printout of the lease

Great info guys and I am going to take a serious look at all of it. I need to learn some of the terms etc. In case I forgot some details, here is the exact lease I was quoted:
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By Yomama
Catainaudio, do you play golf by any chance? ...

Catainaudio, do you play golf by any chance? Was wondering if you've tried putting a golf bag in the back seat and how it went. Looking at a hard top 328 and the dealer assured me there was no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Yomama
Current Lease Special from BMW NA

Have never leased a car and was wondering what you thought of this deal. Totally in the dark as to what a good deal should be. I test drove this 2013 yesterday: ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,348
Posted By Yomama
You'll risk doing some damage with the...

You'll risk doing some damage with the screwdriver. You can pick up a set of different size plastic prying tools from Harbor Freight for under $10.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
The car with the Blizzak's has been phenomenal in...

The car with the Blizzak's has been phenomenal in the snow. Could not be happier
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
Agreed. So far they are great. Actually hoping...

Agreed. So far they are great. Actually hoping for some snow now
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,920
Posted By Yomama
All done. My auto glass guy took care of it for...

All done. My auto glass guy took care of it for $30. This is what he used. It literally took only 2 minutes to cure before he put the mirror on. One trick of the trade: he sprayed the mounting...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
They say timing is everything. Browsing...

They say timing is everything. Browsing circulars for xmas gift ideas and I came across this. If I am reading it right, with the discounting and free mounting, the cost would be $138 a tire.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,920
Posted By Yomama
Yes! I just talked to a windshield repair guy...

Yes! I just talked to a windshield repair guy and he said that stuff is crap. heck I even paid an extra $ for that brand. Gonna stop by his place tomorrow morning.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow. ...

Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow.

Only drove them 30 miles back from the shop but they felt good and I didn't really notice any significant change in road noise compared to the Michelin...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,920
Posted By Yomama
I glued the new button on yesterday being ever so...

I glued the new button on yesterday being ever so careful. Instructions said it would set in 15 minutes. I let it set overnight just be safe. Tried to put the new mirror on today. Hold mirror at...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-11-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
Pep Boys not only matched the Costco price but...

Pep Boys not only matched the Costco price but gave me a 10% discount.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
That is one of my options. Not as good a deal...

That is one of my options. Not as good a deal since Costco had $100 off special. I called PepBoys and if I can get a written estimate from Costco they will price match. The estimate I have is hand...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
Costco is telling me they will not be able to get...

Costco is telling me they will not be able to get them after all. The other tires in the same price range are BFGoodrich Winter Slalom KSI. Anybody have experience with these
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-09-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,412
Posted By Yomama
Excellent!! Looking forward to getting them now....

Excellent!! Looking forward to getting them now. Unfortunately they are back ordered.
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