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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,482
Posted By Desiboy
Hehe, yea, I didn't know that they were inova's. ...

Hehe, yea, I didn't know that they were inova's. I couldn't care less about the logo, it's just an amazing flashlight and I wanted ot pick up some extras.

thanks!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,482
Posted By Desiboy
bmw led flashlight

Hey guys,
I remember my e92 came with this small (less than 4") LED flashlight that ran off of one 1 AAA battery. It was brushed aluminum with silver BMW lettering on it. Anyone have a BMW part...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 02-07-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 386
Posted By Desiboy
Reputable mechanics around Richmond/Mechanicsville?

Hey guys,
A friend is thinking about buying a used bmw in Mechanicsville. Problem is, he lives about 2 hours away. So, he's hoping to get it inspected in Mechanicsville by someone that knows what...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-04-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,605
Posted By Desiboy
FYI, I've turned into Century before. Fantastic...

FYI, I've turned into Century before. Fantastic people there, really an outstanding dealership.

I don't know about getting a ride back to the hotel -- I had a friend drive my old bmw there while...
Forum: European Delivery 12-13-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 428
Posted By Desiboy
The official Manon (NJ ETA: 12/26) thread

My beautiful new Le Mans Blue 135i is on that boat... anyone else?
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-08-2010, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,769
Posted By Desiboy
So I just picked up my 135i last week in Europe. ...

So I just picked up my 135i last week in Europe. I was a bit worried, going from an 08 335i coupe to a 135i. Felt almost like a "downgrade". Couldn't be more wrong. The 1 is AMAZING. I'm...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,769
Posted By Desiboy
I'm in a 335i coupe right now, 135i on the way...

I'm in a 335i coupe right now, 135i on the way (SP on both). I agree with one of the above posters -- looks are the biggest tradeoff. Aesthetically, I think the 3 is damn hard to beat, it's just a...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,189
Posted By Desiboy
Seems a little redder than my Saddle. I can't...

Seems a little redder than my Saddle. I can't begin to tell you how much I love my saddle brown in my 3 currently. I've got a Le Mans Blue 1 on order with Terracotta, I don't think I'll be...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 09-15-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,362
Posted By Desiboy
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-12-2010, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By Desiboy
Gary, Once again, your advice is invaluable. ...

Gary,
Once again, your advice is invaluable. Thank you! 4 Continental DWS 225/40 R18 shipped from TireRack FTW :)
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-11-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By Desiboy
So Gary, no problem putting on the same sized...

So Gary, no problem putting on the same sized tires given that the rim widths are different?

How much of an issue is it to keep all 4 diameters the same?
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-11-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,536
Posted By Desiboy
Just FYI, when I picked up my 3 about 2.5 years...

Just FYI, when I picked up my 3 about 2.5 years ago, I was able to take off the front plate (it was held on by double sided tape). The rear plate was waiting for me in the trunk w/o me having to say...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-10-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By Desiboy
Replacements for a 135i with Sport M pkg [Gary: help!]

Hey guys,
So I'm currently in an e92 335i w/ sport package and I'm about to hop into a 135i. I'd really like the M-sport pkg, but I truly hate the stock setup. Granted, the staggered tires look...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-28-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 801
Posted By Desiboy
In a tire pickle :(

OK, some history:

I leased an 08 335i cp, with sport package in Jan 08. Right when I got the car, I removed the runflats and replaced them with Eagle F1s. The runflats were garaged, so when I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,470
Posted By Desiboy
For anyone that cares, it was another failed...

For anyone that cares, it was another failed water pump :(. Seems like a common problem.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-21-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,470
Posted By Desiboy
Limp mode = :(

Sorry to add yet another limp mode thread but I'm driving on my merry way home from work today, no faster (or slower) than usual and I go over a set of train tracks that I always go over and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,841
Posted By Desiboy
after turning the car off and on again, if the...

after turning the car off and on again, if the detailer hit the DSC/DTC button, the lights should have gone away. If not, try hitting that button (on your dash near the door locks and hazard lights....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2009, 10:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,841
Posted By Desiboy
This same exact thing (turn signals, hill start...

This same exact thing (turn signals, hill start off assist, etc.) just happened to me too. Wondering what the outcome of your problem was?
Forum: The Detail Department 04-14-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,568
Posted By Desiboy
Big fan of Poorboy's Natty Blue. Good,...

Big fan of Poorboy's Natty Blue. Good, inexpensive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,925
Posted By Desiboy
thanks for the support, I think it's BS too, but...

thanks for the support, I think it's BS too, but hey, if an insurance company can't regularly bend you over, who can, right?

When they denied my claim over the phone, I literally told them this:
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-15-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,925
Posted By Desiboy
PARAGON MOTOR CLUB SUCKS (sorry for the caps)

So just got off the phone with Paragon. I had a flat over new years while I was traveling had to get the tire fixed immediately. When I called to make a claim, they denied it due to the fact that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-15-2009, 10:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By Desiboy
@ the people that have made a claim through...

@ the people that have made a claim through Paragon, did you have to use their roadside service? What info did you have to provide them in order to get paid? I got a flat while visiting another...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-15-2009, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,330
Posted By Desiboy
Does it sound like "dripping" perhaps? If so,...

Does it sound like "dripping" perhaps? If so, it's just your oil dripping into the pan, perfectly normal.
Forum: The Detail Department 12-23-2008, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,199
Posted By Desiboy
Never had any experience w/ a dewalt but I LOVE...

Never had any experience w/ a dewalt but I LOVE my porter cable......

As for wash's, Im happy with my Meg's Gold Class wash. For polish/sealer, Id go with Klasse AIO and Klasse Sealant Glaze.......
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2008, 08:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,267
Posted By Desiboy
It will still have power, just disconnect the...

It will still have power, just disconnect the starter and alternator. If you have BMW Assist, it'll automatically call them for you, and it'll turn on your interior lights, hazards and unlock the...
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