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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-15-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,737
Posted By jummo
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. It doesn't...

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. It doesn't matter if I think it is an ugly car. I'm not saying that to be hurtful.

We have an X1 that I think looks sharp and sporty. A lot of people really...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-15-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,737
Posted By jummo
I am curious to see how this "create the niche by...

I am curious to see how this "create the niche by building the car" strategy will play out for BMW. Look at how many models they have that are almost the same car.

Does this dilute the brand? Or...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-07-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By jummo
Here are the 2 questions you must ask yourself. ...

Here are the 2 questions you must ask yourself.

1. Would I ever use this car to tow something?

2. Do I ever want to carry something other than bicycles?


Personally, I am a roof racker. I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-07-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By jummo
We have driven the southwest portion of the...

We have driven the southwest portion of the mother road in a bmw (335xi) as well. A lot of fun.

Our favorite stretch was Sitgraves Pass outside of Oatman. The picture of mrs. jummo and me that is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-05-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,776
Posted By jummo
How about just using turn signals? Seems...

How about just using turn signals?

Seems like a good place to start. Then we could worry about what color.

jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-05-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 624
Views: 17,168
Posted By jummo
[QUOTE=mr_clueless;8506039]Well, I don't want a...

[QUOTE=mr_clueless;8506039]Well, I don't want a used car, but if BMW were selling an E46 new, I would buy that even if it cost the same as the F30, perhaps if even a little more./QUOTE]


Maybe...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-04-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 599
Posted By jummo
BMW "brand" racks are built by Thule. ...

BMW "brand" racks are built by Thule.


jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 599
Posted By jummo
Even though no one asked.... I had this...

Even though no one asked....

I had this growing sense of inevitability.

jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 599
Posted By jummo
The only contact point, other than the bolt is...

The only contact point, other than the bolt is plastic, and it only contacts the car under the fixpoint cover. I put mine on and off by myself, although I am very careful not to hit the fixpoint...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,787
Posted By jummo
It was a great explanation. Not at all correct,...

It was a great explanation. Not at all correct, but well stated nonetheless.

The adaptive suspension is variable shock valving. With DHP there are 2 presets (sport and comfort) and the system...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 599
Posted By jummo
I have a Thule roof rack on my 435. The same rack...

I have a Thule roof rack on my 435. The same rack fit on my E90 335 as well.

With the fixpoint system built into the roofs of our cars, it makes for a very clean simple installation. Just four...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-31-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 608
Posted By jummo
Mixed is bmw-ese for staggered. Wider tires and...

Mixed is bmw-ese for staggered. Wider tires and wheels at the rear.

It is important to note you can only get Option 840 if you get Mixed Performance tires.

Not available with All-Seasons.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-29-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 5,453
Posted By jummo
Buick? Isn't that the car Tiger Woods drives? ...

Buick? Isn't that the car Tiger Woods drives?

He was good once too. Of course, then he started to lead with the wrong club.

bada-bing!

:rofl:

jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-29-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,468
Posted By jummo
I can't say if it is the best or not but I am...

I can't say if it is the best or not but I am very happy with my Valentine V1.

It is all about the arrows.

While it has saved me many,many times I do have a theory that if you get pulled over...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-29-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 17,168
Posted By jummo
While I did not get a new shirt, I did take the...

While I did not get a new shirt, I did take the 435xi M-Sport out for it's first spirited romp today.

Having completed 1200 miles of break in, I drove a favorite and familiar loop. Roughly 200...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-28-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By jummo
Good one, here's another! A couple is...

Good one, here's another!

A couple is driving home from a party. The man is driving fast and suddenly sees flashing red lights in the mirror.

He says to his wife "I'm going to deny I was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-26-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 17,168
Posted By jummo
While I found your post both eloquent and...

While I found your post both eloquent and passionate, I must take exception at being cast (pun intended) as "anti salmon".

For the record, mrs. jummo and I eat salmon at least weekly. Here is how...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By jummo
At 70K the intake valves are sure to need...

At 70K the intake valves are sure to need cleaning (walnut shell blasting) and if the fuel injectors are original they are likely to become problematic.

jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-26-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 624
Views: 17,168
Posted By jummo
I have owned most iterations of the 3 series and...

I have owned most iterations of the 3 series and a 2002 before that.

Each one in succession has been a little bigger, a little heavier, a little more comfort oriented and a little more detached.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-05-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By jummo
I used to have a '76 2002, great car. Didn't like...

I used to have a '76 2002, great car. Didn't like Unleaded gasoline much.

If you notice in the picture of the interior how few buttons and controls there are.

Only 4 knobs and one of them is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-04-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By jummo
Nice car! It's a bmw, isn't it?

Here's the new jummobile!

It's a 2014 435i M-Sport w/ X-Drive. Glacier Silver over Coral Red leather with Burl Walnut.
The mixed summer tires mean option 840 is on board, along with Cold Weather,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-25-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By jummo
This will work fine. The 1/2" width difference...

This will work fine. The 1/2" width difference will not be a problem. If you look up a tire and then what size wheel will fit, you will see there is a range.

Enjoy your car!

jummo
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-22-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,570
Posted By jummo
We live almost as far away from the dealer as...

We live almost as far away from the dealer as your cabin is from your house.

It has been fine. :eek:

Of the last 5 bmw's we have had, only one ('07 335xi) has left me stranded and required...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-07-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By jummo
My crystal ball says no. Maybe 4th or 5th. ...

My crystal ball says no. Maybe 4th or 5th.

But then hindsight is everything.

jummo
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By jummo
Engaging DTC allows for more wheelspin before it...

Engaging DTC allows for more wheelspin before it intervenes. If you hold the button down, it increases this threshold and allows for more over/under steer before DSC intervenes.

E.G. When I need...
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