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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-29-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By kpgray
Yes, when I touch the handles with the wash...

Yes, when I touch the handles with the wash cloth, the locks open/close. Just put the key elsewhere or ignore till you are completed and then be sure it is locked. :yikes:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-13-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,167
Posted By kpgray
Test Drive the 335i and the 328i to get a better...

Test Drive the 335i and the 328i to get a better idea. The 328i is lighter on the front and does have a better weight ratio and most prefer the handling aspect. The advantage of the 340i is the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-08-2015, 02:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,329
Posted By kpgray
BMW of Rochester Hills, they are close and have...

BMW of Rochester Hills, they are close and have been pretty good to me so far.

Consensus is to spend the money and get the LCI.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,329
Posted By kpgray
Thank you all for the input. I see others are...

Thank you all for the input. I see others are pondering the same idea.. I am going to the BMW summer drive event in two weeks, do not know if they are going to have the new 3 series but I hope to be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,329
Posted By kpgray
Should I wait for the 3 series LCI?

I am looking at getting either a 335i or 340i before the end of the year. With the new 3-series LCI version expected on the lots in September, the deals may be very good for the "Old Model" 335i. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,886
Posted By kpgray
+2 My 328i is my fist BMW. I wished I had...

+2

My 328i is my fist BMW. I wished I had the 335i but the 328 has been a fabulous car, no regrets. Keep it for a while to help you decide the options on the vehicle you like and those that are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,886
Posted By kpgray
xDrive Pros: Traction on snow or ice ...

xDrive Pros:

Traction on snow or ice
Easier to sell in northern states
0.1-0.2 seconds quicker 0-60 times


xDrive cons:

Extra weight over front wheels
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-25-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,416
Posted By kpgray
The Imperial Blue is a very nice color! At night...

The Imperial Blue is a very nice color! At night it looks black with blue hues and during the day, one will take a double take of the color. Black is TOO common. If you get the black interior, get...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-15-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,781
Posted By kpgray
51,000 trouble free miles on my 328i xDrive. I...

51,000 trouble free miles on my 328i xDrive. I drive comfort mode 95% of the time and do not deactivate the start / stop. My daughter bought a 2004 X3 with 42K miles and sold it with 165K miles on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,414
Posted By kpgray
+1 There have have been much discussions on...

+1

There have have been much discussions on this very topic. You should have certain options to get closer to that "BMW" feeling you seek. This include:

1. Sport Line (ZSL) or M-Sport (ZMM) for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-10-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,511
Posted By kpgray
The question I have is, "Do you need to have two...

The question I have is, "Do you need to have two reverse mounted car seats?" That will make ALL the difference as to put both seats in will take up quite a bit of space. A single reverse seat would...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-25-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,457
Posted By kpgray
A 335i will get a 13.4 second 1/4 mile and 5.1...

A 335i will get a 13.4 second 1/4 mile and 5.1 sec. 0-60 time is really incredible for a sedan that gets 25-30 mpg as a daily driver! A 2006 M3 (E46) was 13.0 1/4 mile and 4.8 sec. 0-60 time! Both...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-16-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,088
Posted By kpgray
First off, when I first seen the F30, I really...

First off, when I first seen the F30, I really liked the new design from day one. When I first purchased the F30, I bought the sport package for the stiffer suspension. Biggest regret was not knowing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,088
Posted By kpgray
47,000 nearly trouble free miles. Only minor...

47,000 nearly trouble free miles. Only minor issues as follows:

31K Radio station on HUD display acting erratic, replaced battery cable, no more issues
31K Front and Rear brake pads replaced
46K...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 964
Posted By kpgray
335i - Starts at $43,750 435i GC - Starts at...

335i - Starts at $43,750
435i GC - Starts at $45,800
But what does the extra $1,950 get you???


The entry level into a 3er is $32,950 but a 4er is $40,300
The engine and performance are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-15-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,735
Posted By kpgray
I am surprised no one mentioned the X1 or the...

I am surprised no one mentioned the X1 or the 328i Wagon. Each of these are very spirited:

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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-16-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,052
Posted By kpgray
The upgrade from a Ford to a BMW is pleasant, but...

The upgrade from a Ford to a BMW is pleasant, but the downgrade from a BMW to a Ford is dreadful! :thumbdwn: You do not notice the upgrade as much as the downgrade. Maybe a better alternative is a 3...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-29-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By kpgray
I presently own 2013 Sport Line xDrive for 2...

I presently own 2013 Sport Line xDrive for 2 years and 41,000 miles. The ONLY issue I have had has been with my radio controls at 31K miles. The radio to HUD and the steering wheel scroll stopped...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-14-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,284
Posted By kpgray
YES in RWD only. AWD all have base suspensions.

YES in RWD only.
AWD all have base suspensions.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-14-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,973
Posted By kpgray
I was evaluating a European delivery for a 2016...

I was evaluating a European delivery for a 2016 435i next year. Are you saying that if I get the Lighting package, the "Anti Dazzle High Beam Assistant" is programmed and ready to use? Additionally,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-14-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,284
Posted By kpgray
I agree the front face of the M-sport and the...

I agree the front face of the M-sport and the steering wheel are nicer, however, I prefer the Red highlights available on the Sport dash and the 18" sport line wheels are nicer than the 18" M-sport...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-11-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,137
Posted By kpgray
The leather dash is beautiful! I am curious, does...

The leather dash is beautiful! I am curious, does the leather dash come with the line matched stitching? So if you get the Sport Line, do you get red threading to match the steering wheel?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-07-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By kpgray
I do not see the 433 wheels in any of the lines...

I do not see the 433 wheels in any of the lines or as an optional extra wheel selection, where have you seen the 433 wheel? :dunno:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By kpgray
I believe ALL the E60 interiors are the same...

I believe ALL the E60 interiors are the same size. Colors, Options, positioning of steering wheel. seat, etc. can make the interior feel smaller. Example, the M-sport packages have a darker headliner...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By kpgray
I have used the Power bushings in a Saab that I...

I have used the Power bushings in a Saab that I bought for my daughter a few years back. They significantly helped remove the softness of the Saab FWD but I also had the addition of new springs and...
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