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Forum: General BMW 09-13-2006, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By car_for_mom
Yes, I heard about this on National Public Radio,...

Yes, I heard about this on National Public Radio, which was very positive about this development.

I confess to a certain amount of trepidation regarding hydrogen-fueled cars; I confess to...
Forum: General BMW 09-13-2006, 11:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,710
Posted By car_for_mom
Precisely! :thumbup: After 115,360 miles...

Precisely! :thumbup:

After 115,360 miles [184,576 kilometers for our European friends :) ] in less than four years, I still love listening to the exhaust note; I still look back at my car after...
Forum: General BMW 09-13-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,178
Posted By car_for_mom
1. Be more "hard-headed" about the invoice vs....

1. Be more "hard-headed" about the invoice vs. MSRP figures
2. Not bother with the BMW mats, but order straight from Bavarian Auto (wear like iron)
3. Definitely not purchase an Extended...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-24-2006, 01:45 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,664
Posted By car_for_mom
1. Tranquillizer Gun 2. GPS/Radio Collar ...

1. Tranquillizer Gun
2. GPS/Radio Collar
3. Every house in the neighborhood outfitted with tracking devices

Okay, seriously - this just points out the need for designated places to remander...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-24-2006, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By car_for_mom
Ah, but which medical school will be the first to...

Ah, but which medical school will be the first to persuade him to donate his body to science (or at least his liver)???? :p
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-24-2006, 01:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,269
Posted By car_for_mom
At almost 4 years and 105,000 miles, I just had...

At almost 4 years and 105,000 miles, I just had the front passenger window regulator replaced....my independent Bimmer mechanic, when I asked him if he'd have to order the part said, "Oh, no, we...
Forum: General BMW 05-24-2006, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 688
Posted By car_for_mom
still lovin' it at 105,000 miles (168,000 kilometers)!

Greetings, Bimmerphiles,

Haven't posted in a while because I've been laboring in the salt mines (yah, I know being an Oracle DBA ain't nowhere near being a coal miner/construction...
Forum: General BMW 05-24-2006, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By car_for_mom
I had a nagging feeling that I hadn't gotten my...

I had a nagging feeling that I hadn't gotten my title (it had been close to a year).

Finally, I called BMWNA, who told me, "Oh, we sent your title to Crevier BMW a looooong time ago!"

Soo, I...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-06-2006, 04:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By car_for_mom
transporting a mobility scooter

Greetings,

I currently have a 2003 325i with over 102,000 miles on it...and I love it. I have a good friend who has become disabled and he's purchased one of those mobility scooters, a...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2006, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By car_for_mom
Only when I would get a service loaner from...

Only when I would get a service loaner from Crevier, but as Karl Bimmer is no longer under warranty, and is about 150 miles (240 kilometers, Herr Moderator :) ) from 100,000 miles/160,000...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2006, 07:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,767
Posted By car_for_mom
Audi: Agree, and the quattro definitely makes it...

Audi: Agree, and the quattro definitely makes it heavier! I recall test driving a manual Audi from Rusnak around the Rose Bowl (I, The Manual Transmission Princess, made them find me one, which they...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2006, 07:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,533
Posted By car_for_mom
I wonder how they would hold up on the...

I wonder how they would hold up on the 2/5/10/110/210/101/105/60/91/55/241/261/405/insert_name_of_southern_california_freeway_here; many a SoCal Bimmerphile has had to cough up many a 'dead...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-09-2006, 07:23 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,078
Posted By car_for_mom
Any shirts for sale? I could not attend this...

Any shirts for sale? I could not attend this year, because, yet again, I had to work; in fact I'm at work even as I type this at 7:20 AM, Pacific Daylight Time, Sunday 9 April 2006. :cry:

Yes,...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-23-2006, 09:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 531
Posted By car_for_mom
Yes! Please! I worked for (pauses for a...

Yes! Please!

I worked for (pauses for a moment of silence :p ) Consolidated Rail Corporation, aka Conrail, from 1979 to 1984.

I worked in the Camden, NJ, West Falls, Abrams, 44th Street,...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-05-2006, 02:15 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,685
Posted By car_for_mom
Niiiice! :thumbup: Now you need a black and...

Niiiice! :thumbup:

Now you need a black and a silver one! :bling:
Forum: General BMW 03-04-2006, 11:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 982
Posted By car_for_mom
Bimmers do :thumbup: Being theologically...

Bimmers do :thumbup:

Being theologically inclined, I believe as humankind was created imago Dei, in the image of God , human-created objects bear the stamp of their creators as well...although I...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-03-2006, 01:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 465
Posted By car_for_mom
In praise of men....

Okay, we women do a lot of male-bashing (and yes, some of you who are testicularly-endowed fully deserve it! :p

However, this posting is a tribute to the billions of decent guys in the world that...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 11,970
Posted By car_for_mom
BTW...I did get a check from Crevier BMW for...

BTW...I did get a check from Crevier BMW for $340.05 after they inspected the ignition coils that I had paid Taylor Independent BWM previously in the year 2005 for! :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 02-22-2006, 03:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 919
Posted By car_for_mom
Is he becoming an Eagle Scout, or some other...

Is he becoming an Eagle Scout, or some other advancement in Scouting?
Forum: General BMW 02-22-2006, 02:17 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,037
Posted By car_for_mom
Ah, no - I wasn't saying that you were dissing...

Ah, no - I wasn't saying that you were dissing or had dissed them; I apologize for the misunderstanding. I was referring to myself...I think you are correct in saying that hybrids are more...
Forum: General BMW 02-22-2006, 12:21 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,037
Posted By car_for_mom
I congratulate you on your purchase, Dawg90, upon...

I congratulate you on your purchase, Dawg90, upon getting a car that you wanted, in light of your 'druthers, the things that were important to you in selecting the vehicle.

I would never diss a...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-22-2006, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 894
Posted By car_for_mom
flap over new James Bond....

NEW YORK - They're shaken, stirred and just plain angry. And several months late with their response. A group of James Bond fans have launched a Web site, http://www.craignotbond.com, to protest...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-21-2006, 01:30 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,099
Posted By car_for_mom
Yay! Welcome, Holden! Look forward to the baby...

Yay! Welcome, Holden! Look forward to the baby pictures!

I hope you are feeling well, Melissa - you've heard all the advice: rest, take things easy, focus on yourself and the baby.

You and...
Forum: General BMW 02-21-2006, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 627
Posted By car_for_mom
"A Flood of Imitations Flatter a Once-Mocked Rump" - NY Times

Fellow Bimmerphiles,

Well it seems that Chris Bangle has been given absolution by the NY Times (at least); there is a fascinating article in the Monday (2/20/2006) Automobiles section entitled...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-14-2006, 01:20 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,433
Posted By car_for_mom
Weeeeellll, not exactly for Valentine's Day, but...

Weeeeellll, not exactly for Valentine's Day, but because he really, really, really needed it, I bought my very good friend a serious recliner from RelaxTheBack - this chair slices, dices, purees,...
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