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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,017
Posted By mrich1353
As I contemplate replacing my 2013 335I x-drive...

As I contemplate replacing my 2013 335I x-drive M-sport with DHP and PPK, I was not overwhelmed when I drove a 2016 340i x-drive m-sport this week (both 18" square set-up). The 340i did not have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-22-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,500
Posted By mrich1353
I don't have M-Sport brakes, but have regular...

I don't have M-Sport brakes, but have regular squeaking which is normal according to BMW also. Very frustrating and embarrassing that BMW doesn't seem to care.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-24-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,442
Posted By mrich1353
Check with Joe L at Apple BMW in York, PA. They...

Check with Joe L at Apple BMW in York, PA. They sell a lot of cars to folks in the region. Great to deal with and they can deliver...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,767
Posted By mrich1353
You being more cynical than me! Exactly what I...

You being more cynical than me! Exactly what I was thinking. No change in driving pattern, I put a lot of highway miles on her. :thumbdwn:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,767
Posted By mrich1353
Oil Change Frequency

Anybody else have a similar experience? While under 50k miles and under BMW maintenance, my oil change frequency was about every 15k miles; there changes in 45k miles. Just had oil change service due...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-13-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 817
Posted By mrich1353
Not a 340I x-drive, but 335I x-drive and PPK - ...

Not a 340I x-drive, but 335I x-drive and PPK -
My driving is mostly highway, but can be stop and go. I average almost 25 overall, pure highway, set before an open road trip, will be 29-30 range.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-23-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,551
Posted By mrich1353
Look at current local market to see asking prices...

Look at current local market to see asking prices of comparable vehicles, $34,500 even certified, sounds high. The market is flooded with 328s
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-10-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,122
Posted By mrich1353
Space Grey is great color too! Wish it was...

Space Grey is great color too! Wish it was offered in F30
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-28-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 682
Posted By mrich1353
Not sure the way it is listed; any experts out...

Not sure the way it is listed; any experts out there?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-27-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 682
Posted By mrich1353
As an X-Drive, I'd research the Adaptive M...

As an X-Drive, I'd research the Adaptive M suspension... This is normally deleted on X-Drive. Requires Dynamic Handling Package (DHP), or likely stock suspension.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,439
Posted By mrich1353
Apple BMW in York, PA has a 335I x-Drive. They...

Apple BMW in York, PA has a 335I x-Drive. They have buyers coming in from all over the east.
$61,180 list / advertised $56,898.
Ask for Joe Lanzalotti, he knows his stuff and will work hard for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,633
Posted By mrich1353
I changed out my all season run flats at about...

I changed out my all season run flats at about 33k miles just before winter. They still had 4-5 / 32 s of tread, but I don't like to run any lower. They had gotten progressively noisier. Replaced...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-11-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By mrich1353
Many here will be critical. I am in the snow belt...

Many here will be critical. I am in the snow belt and would have one for winter driving if Calgon offered one for my M-Sport. I drive about 30K a year, mostly highway.
The salt and cinders of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-19-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,037
Posted By mrich1353
Love my Coral red and find it stunning after 18...

Love my Coral red and find it stunning after 18 months and almost 40K miles. My last two 5 Series had black and wanted the change, may never go back.
Based on feedback from local dealer, Coral Red...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-09-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,771
Posted By mrich1353
This write-up is comparing base model cars like...

This write-up is comparing base model cars like this base Audi A4 and BMW 320I or a 328I. All can be had in a wide variety of options and prices. It seems to paint a broad brush bashing the 3 Series...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-09-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,099
Posted By mrich1353
I've used it and find it works well. I buy it at...

I've used it and find it works well. I buy it at my local Wal-Mart for maybe $7.00 a can.
Be sure wheels are dry when applying. Any water will prevent it from adhering to the wheel. No problem on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-20-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 840
Posted By mrich1353
I removed side stickers, but they still add a...

I removed side stickers, but they still add a badge under the hood on the engine cover...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 840
Posted By mrich1353
Looks like a nice 2013 m-sport. I love mine which...

Looks like a nice 2013 m-sport. I love mine which has same equipment except Drivers Assist and sun shades.

They don't list PPK or show at least a sticker on the engine cover, are you sure it has...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-18-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,187
Posted By mrich1353
Dealer replaced my front brakes and rotors at...

Dealer replaced my front brakes and rotors at @32K miles after a couple of visits. Fixed for now, but was hoping to get more life out of the brakes to time closer to 50K miles when "free" maintenance...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,223
Posted By mrich1353
I have a local station selling non-ethanol 93...

I have a local station selling non-ethanol 93 octane. Improved performance and mileage, unfortunately, about .75 more per gallon...doesn't make up for my 25K+ miles a year
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 12,601
Posted By mrich1353
Gotta put Alpine White with Coral on the...

Gotta put Alpine White with Coral on the list...one of best and bold:thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-20-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 907
Posted By mrich1353
It's tough to beat Space Grey in the M-sport. I...

It's tough to beat Space Grey in the M-sport. I loved the look of my 2011. When I went to a 3 Series, I went back to my second favorite - Alpine White because Space Grey was not available. I'd be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-07-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,566
Posted By mrich1353
I just received my genuine version -...

I just received my genuine version - mybimmerparts.com - $108.90 + $13.95 shipping (no 3rd peddle, sorry) The knock-offs don't look bad, but I too much a purist.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-05-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 827
Posted By mrich1353
Good choice:thumbup:

Good choice:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-04-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,215
Posted By mrich1353
Agree, but there smaller size of the 3 series...

Agree, but there smaller size of the 3 series takes away the float feeling of the 535 even with ARS.
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