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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-15-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,975
Posted By GARBAJ
Demographic accuracy has been verified. Having a...

Demographic accuracy has been verified. Having a dipstick in addition to this electronic gauge is not superfluous...

BTW - I've been working on cars and racing them earlier in my life, and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-15-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,975
Posted By GARBAJ
For the love of all that is sacred... So, you...

For the love of all that is sacred... So, you think the method BMW employs is accurate do ya? This is absurd. I will say this; BMW sure has demographic categorization down to a science...

BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,993
Posted By GARBAJ
Noted. The problem is that I'm a redneck,...

Noted. The problem is that I'm a redneck, horsepower thirsty, gas guzzling, anti-lib Texan. The more gas prices go up, the more for me... Thus, I need a 550i, and consequently, will endure the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2011, 01:20 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,993
Posted By GARBAJ
I have just one very humble, yet practical...

I have just one very humble, yet practical request. The fact that it has not been noted yet after 5 pages of this thread is troubling, and possibly vindicates BMWs choice not to include it based on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-12-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,041
Posted By GARBAJ
This, this, this-is the reason I will not get a...

This, this, this-is the reason I will not get a light interior or a dark exterior... Easy to maintain for an anal retentive freak? Poppycock. I'd have a HUGE coronary with this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-11-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,826
Posted By GARBAJ
I have a solution that I plan to enact in...

I have a solution that I plan to enact in January. It is fool proof. It is called Space Gray...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,406
Posted By GARBAJ
Sg.

Sg.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-09-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,700
Posted By GARBAJ
The majority of the posts on this thread are...

The majority of the posts on this thread are pretty much "right on". Swirls are the reason that I have not opted for a dark color in close to 25 years. My wife is so sick of white vehicles, she...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-05-2011, 03:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 925
Posted By GARBAJ
It doesn't happen in " one sitting", and has...

It doesn't happen in " one sitting", and has nothing to do with blue jean quality as some yo yos on this board have suggested. It does have to do with how new the jeans are. At any rate, it happens...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 925
Posted By GARBAJ
Ah, but one problem with this... Wear blue...

Ah, but one problem with this... Wear blue jeans? Have fun with the lighter color... It is quite beautiful, however. I'm a light color exterior and dark interior person--all around maintenance a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,791
Posted By GARBAJ
They won't. Krauts are a stubborn lot...

They won't. Krauts are a stubborn lot...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2011, 05:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,791
Posted By GARBAJ
See my post about German sensibilities, politics,...

See my post about German sensibilities, politics, and regulations... This isn't tough to figure out folks...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,791
Posted By GARBAJ
I really have to say again that I think the...

I really have to say again that I think the origins are more based upon the German sense of "what is needed" which is precipitated by their own regulatory and societal norms, hence the "puffing"...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2011, 05:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,791
Posted By GARBAJ
Now we're talking! We've got a Jimmy Swaggart...

Now we're talking! We've got a Jimmy Swaggart style preach going. Amen, brother!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-01-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,791
Posted By GARBAJ
The social democrats over there call it...

The social democrats over there call it "puffing". Everyone is focused on issues when the weather is cold. I, on the other hand, would love it here in Houston when "it's hotter than a three dollar...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-01-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,899
Posted By GARBAJ
I appreciate the responses - - as always. I'm...

I appreciate the responses - - as always. I'm not after anything crazy or obnoxious, just tight, moderately assertive bass. Hopefully, the premium sound package can accommodate. I really have no...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-01-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,899
Posted By GARBAJ
Is a sub-woofer not part of premium sound?

A friend just told me this, and I wanted to ask here on the forum? If it does not have one, c'mon man... I really want to order one a 550i. As for the car itself, I'm pretty convinced I should. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-28-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,467
Posted By GARBAJ
It is tough to tell with electronic oil level...

It is tough to tell with electronic oil level gauges... Guess what you will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-23-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,196
Posted By GARBAJ
That is what I thought would be the case. You...

That is what I thought would be the case. You are probably right. I sure do love the way CB looks at the dealer though. In the interest of my future health, I'll probably just stick with SG...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-23-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,196
Posted By GARBAJ
Keeping it clean is the least of my worries. I'm...

Keeping it clean is the least of my worries. I'm positively disturbed when it comes to cleanliness. The issue at hand is that all paint, and I mean all (clear coat)-gets some degree of swirl marks...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-23-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,196
Posted By GARBAJ
How much more forgiving is Carbon Black over Jet...

How much more forgiving is Carbon Black over Jet Black? I FREAK over swirls, but love how dark colors look.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,793
Posted By GARBAJ
I take that back. I see tall pines in the back...

I take that back. I see tall pines in the back yard on the side shot... Sloppy by me...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,793
Posted By GARBAJ
I don't see enough trees for Kingwood or The...

I don't see enough trees for Kingwood or The Woodlands...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,793
Posted By GARBAJ
That sure does look like the Sugarland area... I...

That sure does look like the Sugarland area... I really like CB! But am still concerned about swirls over time, no matter the care... Thus, my focus on Space Gray, which is bullet proof... Talk me...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,524
Posted By GARBAJ
Anyone know what month it comes to the US?

Anyone know what month it comes to the US?
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