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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,209
Posted By kyfdx
No owner in their right mind would ever give a...

No owner in their right mind would ever give a warranty on a used car.

The problem with paying $5K over book for something that has had "everything" done, is that you could still end up with a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,209
Posted By kyfdx
All that said, $10K seems like a lot.. If he...

All that said, $10K seems like a lot..

If he had a RWD wagon with Sport package and a stick, maybe..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By kyfdx
***UPDATE*** Decided to go with the BavAuto...

***UPDATE***

Decided to go with the BavAuto kit, after discussing it with my mechanic and sales at BavAuto. The EMP/Stewart water pump is overkill, but I'm saving so much money getting the kit...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-26-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By kyfdx
That is a different car (E90 vs. E46), and those...

That is a different car (E90 vs. E46), and those wheels have a lower offset than the stock wheels for E46.

The result is, the wheels will sit a little farther out than stock, and rubbing could...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-25-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By kyfdx
On stock 18" wheels, 255/35-18 is the proper...

On stock 18" wheels, 255/35-18 is the proper size, and will not rub. What car did the 189s come off of?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By kyfdx
Thanks for the feedback!

Thanks for the feedback!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By kyfdx
Thanks for the link. That's automatic only, and...

Thanks for the link. That's automatic only, and strangley enough, they don't offer a manual version of that kit.. weird.

Bavarian Auto seems to have the most comprehensive kit (other than ECS),...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By kyfdx
Cooling system replacement.

Was checking out ECS Tuning yesterday, and the Level 3 cooling kit is $675, with mostly aftermarket parts. Ship date of 01/27/16.

Log back on today to order it, and the ship date is now...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-21-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By kyfdx
What options besides Sport? Cold weather or...

What options besides Sport?

Cold weather or heated seats?
Premium package?
Comfort access?

Just trying to help you sell it.. lol
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-21-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By kyfdx
I usually blow off beige interiors, but that...

I usually blow off beige interiors, but that two-tone with the black carpets looks really nice.

Good luck with it!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-21-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Posted By kyfdx
Probably a combination of the two. True full...

Probably a combination of the two. True full bore snows, and brand new.

I do pretty well with performance snows, since roads are clear about 98% of the time, during winter weather. But, if I...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-20-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By kyfdx
Yes.. it's in the right place. More pictures...

Yes.. it's in the right place.

More pictures would be great!
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-14-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By kyfdx
1) Maryland charges tax on the full selling...

1) Maryland charges tax on the full selling price, not the monthly payment. Frankly, if I was a low mileage user in MD, I would not lease, because of the tax obligations. On a $50K selling...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-05-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By kyfdx
Two choices, really. Bridgestone or Pirelli....

Two choices, really.

Bridgestone or Pirelli.

Costco had the Bridgestone very cheap in November, so I got those..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 22
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Views: 661
Posted By kyfdx
That's true. I have a leather steering wheel. ...

That's true. I have a leather steering wheel. When they started recalling the alcantara wheels for premature wear, they offered leather as a replacement. Mine came stock with full leather...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-23-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By kyfdx
There aren't any incentives on the 2016 X1

There aren't any incentives on the 2016 X1
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-15-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By kyfdx
I'd check hub size as well, and do a test fit,...

I'd check hub size as well, and do a test fit, before I sunk any more money into them.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-11-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 470
Posted By kyfdx
You probably have Premium and Sport packages. ...

You probably have Premium and Sport packages. Even though it lists the power seats, leather and wood separately, they are all part of the Premium package.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-11-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By kyfdx
My wife drove her '05 330i convertible as a daily...

My wife drove her '05 330i convertible as a daily driver for a 3-year lease, in Cincinnati. While we don't get quite get Minnesota/Omaha weather, we get plenty of snow (and her car was RWD with...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-23-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By kyfdx
I have a similar sized coupe.. You can get...

I have a similar sized coupe..

You can get three across the back... side by side, as though they are rolling the same direction as the car.. And, one more in the trunk.

I've actually had 8 in...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-18-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By kyfdx
Are you sure that Style 95s will fit your...

Are you sure that Style 95s will fit your 5-series? I thought those were E46 wheels?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By kyfdx
It is 0.7" taller, and it's the incorrect size. ...

It is 0.7" taller, and it's the incorrect size.

I wouldn't put them on my car.

"Read the Wiki" (sorry, couldn't resist that) ;-)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By kyfdx
Rears should be 245/40-17 or 255/40-17. The...

Rears should be 245/40-17 or 255/40-17.

The 45 aspect ratio is too tall for the wider rear tires.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-12-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 668
Posted By kyfdx
What color is that?

What color is that?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 11-11-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By kyfdx
For $500 maximum charge, I'd take my chances... ...

For $500 maximum charge, I'd take my chances... You never know what might pass. Turned in an X3 with 54K miles on the original tires and it passed.
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