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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-09-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,699
Posted By TTCarrera
The manual for every Porsche & BMW I've owned in...

The manual for every Porsche & BMW I've owned in the last 40 years says the same thing. Sitting there idling, with no load on the motor while it warms up, and metal parts expanding & re-seating, is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-18-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,549
Posted By TTCarrera
Over the last 10 years I've had both V1s and...

Over the last 10 years I've had both V1s and 9500iXs in all my cars. I prefer the 9500iX. (All hard-wired, of course),

Reasons:



Smaller, more attractive and more discrete placement...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,427
Posted By TTCarrera
Or this Black & Decker: ...

Or this Black & Decker:

http://www.homedepot.com/Tools-Hardware-Auto-Battery-Chargers-Jumpers/h_d1/N-aqnjZ5yc1v/R-202072374/h_d2/ProductDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10051&catalogId=10053
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-12-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,371
Posted By TTCarrera
1. NAV Home 2. NAV Someplace Else 3. Stop Nav...

1. NAV Home
2. NAV Someplace Else
3. Stop Nav
4. Traffic Jams
5. Bring up Phone Book
6. Day/Night
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-22-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,800
Posted By TTCarrera
Brand New M6

Just replaced the '07 M6 Convertible with a brand new M6 Coupe.

Not sure if there is an actual difference between the Convertible and the Coupe and/or an actual difference between the '07 with...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-09-2011, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,934
Posted By TTCarrera
You need to go into the iDrive system and adjust...

You need to go into the iDrive system and adjust the default for the vents that the warm & cold air comes out of when you use the Auto button for the ventilation system.

Also, right next to the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-11-2010, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,460
Posted By TTCarrera
Does anyone know of a source for Castrol 10W-60?...

Does anyone know of a source for Castrol 10W-60? I've been told by 3 different BMW dealerships that it is specially formulated for BMW M motors and the only place you can buy it is at a BMW dealer.
...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 03-23-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,987
Posted By TTCarrera
Actually, my X6M did a 0-60 in 4.09 sec., with a...

Actually, my X6M did a 0-60 in 4.09 sec., with a speed at the 1/4 mile mark of 118.4 mph. Timed with a G-Tech.


Yes, very nice indeed. Thanks. Frankly, I think it might be a bit quicker than my...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 03-23-2010, 07:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,898
Posted By TTCarrera
Get Sakhir Orange

http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s242/TTCarrera/BMW%20X6%20M/sak3a.jpg?t=1269351806http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/%3Ca%20href=%22http://s154.photobucket.com/albums/s242/TTCarrera/BMW%20X6%20M/?act...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 02-23-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,414
Posted By TTCarrera
1). Shoe polish 2). Black charcoal grill...

1). Shoe polish

2). Black charcoal grill spray paint

3). Park it on the side of the road about a block away and say it just stalled and you couldn't get it re-started. Then toss them the keys...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 02-21-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,269
Posted By TTCarrera
Back up Camera is Awesome

My 2010 X6 M has Back-up as well as Top View. Both modes are like watching HD TV, incredibly awesome.

However, sometimes it is not so great. As soon as I have a chance, I then get out of my car,...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 02-21-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,689
Posted By TTCarrera
Heads Up Display

Yes, Mine has it.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 02-13-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,689
Posted By TTCarrera
My X6 M Order

I ordered mine on December 3 and it arrived at the dealer on January 16.
Forum: General BMW 12-20-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,012
Posted By TTCarrera
Do the non-metallic BMW paint colors have a clearcoat?

Does the current Alpine White (or Jet Black), BMW's non-metallic paint, have a clearcoat on top?

Anyone know?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-15-2009, 10:57 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,987
Posted By TTCarrera
Considering that you trolled way out of your way...

Considering that you trolled way out of your way to slam a car, it sounds like whatever you drive, it's the only car you own.


Why would I pay $101,000 for this car?

First, because I can.
...
Forum: General BMW 10-11-2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
Hey, did you know that Maryland is now 2-4, even...

Hey, did you know that Maryland is now 2-4, even losing to Middle Tennessee State?

Chessy (cheesy) football program?
Forum: General BMW 10-11-2009, 10:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
Thanks Jake. Go Red Sox!

Thanks Jake. Go Red Sox!
Forum: General BMW 10-11-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
Norm!!!!!! Thanks. You're a class act. Since...

Norm!!!!!! Thanks. You're a class act.

Since these discussion boards started around 10 years ago, I've noticed a couple of consistencies about people who trash a new model or someone else's new...
Forum: General BMW 10-10-2009, 08:38 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
No offense taken. But your surprise about...

No offense taken. But your surprise about tracking it (and continued comment about slapping badges on cars that are not worthy) tells me that you know very little about this car. Suggest you do some...
Forum: General BMW 10-09-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
You'd be very wrong thinking that all BMW did was...

You'd be very wrong thinking that all BMW did was slap an M badge on an SUV.

This is a very serious automobile. I'm guessing that BMW had 2 motives for building it.



There is major-league...
Forum: General BMW 10-09-2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
It has some very serious acceleration. It...

It has some very serious acceleration.

It feels a little heavy (of course, it IS heavy), but with the M-tuned suspension it is surprisingly quick-handling.
Forum: General BMW 10-09-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
555 HP. 501 ft/lbs of Torque 4.4L Twin...

555 HP.

501 ft/lbs of Torque

4.4L Twin Turbo

0-60 4.5 Seconds, per factory
Forum: General BMW 10-09-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,239
Posted By TTCarrera
Picked Up My New X6 M Today - Photos

There is no X6 M Forum, so I'm posting Photos here: :D:D:D

http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s242/TTCarrera/BMW%20X6%20M/DSC_1895_2.jpg
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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-08-2009, 07:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,007
Posted By TTCarrera
My thoughts are that it's the same wheel on both....

My thoughts are that it's the same wheel on both.

Is this a trick question?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-07-2009, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,387
Posted By TTCarrera
Picking Up My X6 M Tomorrow

Silverstone Silver.

Need ideas for a name.

My wife names our cars. For example, her MB SL500 is Zoey, her MB CLK 500 was Chloe, and she named my 2008 black Cayenne Turbo Darth.

Want to give...
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