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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,370
Posted By wjheinle
OEM Hitch Quote

Was just quoted $1180 plus tax for OEM hitch installed by dealer for reference. Debating putting on a Curt Hitch myself as I just need it for bike carrier and/or luggage rack. Looks like an easy...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-09-2010, 08:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,995
Posted By wjheinle
Yeah just a summer tire. She doesn't see much in...

Yeah just a summer tire. She doesn't see much in the line of bad driving conditions unless its a freak Denver snowstorm. Thanks for the input on a good all season. Good to know.
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-08-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,995
Posted By wjheinle
A comparison of the more expensive tires. ...

A comparison of the more expensive tires. Yokohamas starting to look better again...

http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/comparisons/05q4/tire_test_the_quick_and_the_tread-comparison_tests
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-08-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,995
Posted By wjheinle
Thanks Puyo for the info on the Car & Driver...

Thanks Puyo for the info on the Car & Driver Test. Here is a link to the test and a great read:
...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-08-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,752
Posted By wjheinle
Assume you have looked at the OE mats as well? ...

Assume you have looked at the OE mats as well?

http://accessories.bmwusa.com/ItemView.aspx?modelId=557&categoryId=41&productCategoryId=&menuId=1&subItemId=2&productId=2504
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-08-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,978
Posted By wjheinle
Great reference. Thanks for the link!

Great reference. Thanks for the link!
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-08-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,995
Posted By wjheinle
Replacing Tires

I have 7000 miles on my e89 and as expected am about half way through the life of my OE Bridgestone Potenza Run Flats. Since I leased this car I am going to remove the Run Flats while there is still...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 12-21-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,513
Posted By wjheinle
That is some serious hp...and I agree with the...

That is some serious hp...and I agree with the sticker shock!
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 12-20-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,745
Posted By wjheinle
Lol

:rofl: Oh no!!! :rofl:
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 11-11-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,743
Posted By wjheinle
2000 miles and no problems here

2000 miles and no problems here
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 11-01-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,944
Posted By wjheinle
Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-15-2009, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,364
Posted By wjheinle
First off congratulations on the new order! ...

First off congratulations on the new order!

I am not sure if there is a dipstick or not but the owners manual explains how to check the oil level through the display. With today's technology why...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-14-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By wjheinle
Congrats after the long and ugly delay!

Congrats after the long and ugly delay!
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-08-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,308
Posted By wjheinle
I would be interested to hear your thoughts on...

I would be interested to hear your thoughts on why you feel the e89 is less of a go-kart than the e85? I had an M e85 for a loaner for 2 weeks and owned a 2.5i e85 and would argue the new car is as...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-07-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,418
Posted By wjheinle
Congratulations! It is an amazing car! ...

Congratulations! It is an amazing car!

Here's a link to a great write up from a fellow fester who detailed the build/delivery process. Very informative:
...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-06-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,517
Posted By wjheinle
I completely agree with point number 2. Even the...

I completely agree with point number 2. Even the sport package with 19's only has 10.5" wide rear tires. They should stuff 305/30ZR19's in there and be done with it.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-03-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By wjheinle
+1

+1
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-30-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 13,686
Posted By wjheinle
N54 troubles on my E93

Knock on wood I have had no issues to date on my e89, but here is a link to the thread of the issues I had with my e93...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=329614

The only...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-29-2009, 10:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By wjheinle
Unfortunately that's how it goes with ordering a...

Unfortunately that's how it goes with ordering a car. The website is useless as you have found. Hopefully your car clears VPC quickly, as my Z4 was stuck at the VPC for 5 weeks because one of the...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-28-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,426
Posted By wjheinle
They sure are fun little Go Karts!

They sure are fun little Go Karts!
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-25-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,752
Posted By wjheinle
e89 v. e93

That's a tough question to answer the more I think about it. The e93 335 is a very solid sport touring convertible, exceptional on long distance drives, fast when needed, and as all of the auto...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-22-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By wjheinle
Gotcha. I remember seeing that when I built mine...

Gotcha. I remember seeing that when I built mine as well. After you complete the "Packages" tab and select what you are including there, then look then on the "Options" tab under convenience...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-22-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By wjheinle
Unless something changed on the 2010 model, your...

Unless something changed on the 2010 model, your seats will be full 10-way power adjustable (the only thing manual is the thigh support as in other sport seats). It is slightly confusing the way its...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-21-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,752
Posted By wjheinle
My comment was to say that the Z4 beats the SLK...

My comment was to say that the Z4 beats the SLK hands down, no contest, in term of looks and feel. I have only driven the SLK350 and not the SLK55 AMG however, which in hindsight I probably should...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-21-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,752
Posted By wjheinle
I had the Sport Package on my e93 with the 18's...

I had the Sport Package on my e93 with the 18's and of course the RFTs. They only lasted about 13,000 miles and I switched to a moderately ok tire, the BFG G-Force Sports. When I drove away from...
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