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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,039
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-11-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-19-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,233
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 - Current) 03-09-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-09-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,292
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-20-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 622
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 622
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-18-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,816
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 864
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,183
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 - Current) 01-20-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-07-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,639
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 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-05-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By mrich1353
Good choice:thumbup:

Good choice:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-04-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,707
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.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-04-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,707
Posted By mrich1353
I found the difference of having DHP and not,...

I found the difference of having DHP and not, very apparent from a driving perspective. Had it on both my 2011 535I x-drive M-Sport and current 335I x-drive M-Sport. A recent 2015 3 series x-drive...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By mrich1353
I am the original owner of a C5 (garage queen)...

I am the original owner of a C5 (garage queen) and on my fourth BMW. I put 25K-30K miles a year on the BMW as my daily driver.
I've owned three five series including a 2011 535 M-Sport (dynamic...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-30-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 854
Posted By mrich1353
Another factor to keep in mind should you proceed...

Another factor to keep in mind should you proceed is what happens when you trade or sell this vehicle. It may also be an issue with your insurance company because value is tough to determine.
Forum: Exterior 12-23-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By mrich1353
New Price - $50.00 shipped to 48 states.

New Price - $50.00 shipped to 48 states.
Forum: Exterior 12-12-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By mrich1353
Winter is coming, protect your front end!

Winter is coming, protect your front end!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By mrich1353
move the mirror remote control button from left...

move the mirror remote control button from left to right, or right to left.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By mrich1353
If you get a sharp advisor, they may be able to...

If you get a sharp advisor, they may be able to locate a car meeting your specs in or near production and convince the ordering dealer to give it up before it is shipped. Mine is a unique build that...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By mrich1353
You are in Pittsburgh; if ordering X-Drive, the...

You are in Pittsburgh; if ordering X-Drive, the M-Sport package is base suspension. X-Drive requires DHP if you want a firmer sport oriented ride and steering.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-06-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By mrich1353
I love mine with just over 30K miles. Just...

I love mine with just over 30K miles. Just replaced run flat tires with Michelin Pilot non-run-flats. Mine is a SA build and has almost no issues. If the price is right, non-certified probably not an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-23-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,050
Posted By mrich1353
I am just converting to Michelin Pilot Sport AS...

I am just converting to Michelin Pilot Sport AS non-run flats based on strong reviews. I purchased a slime mobility kit for @$40 which includes TPS friendly seal and inflator; very compact.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-12-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,800
Posted By mrich1353
Your dealer can search in transit inventory to...

Your dealer can search in transit inventory to match your specs. I've done this on two of my BMW's to get what I want and get great end of year / build-out discounts. Your dealer will have to get the...
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