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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 03:35 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,012
Posted By GroupBquattro
I have Contis DWS on three of my four cars. ...

I have Contis DWS on three of my four cars. Really quiet, felt the difference as soon as i changed them. For me the main reason I got them was not only quietness, but also really good wet handling
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 356
Posted By GroupBquattro
This reminds me of the time my E34 died after...

This reminds me of the time my E34 died after going over a big speedbump. I had a long Swiss Army knife with my keychain and my knee hit it perfectly when I passed over the bump and killed the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-13-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By GroupBquattro
Every car has a break in period (I don't know...

Every car has a break in period (I don't know about electric vehicles). during that time, lower rpms, fluid changes need to be made more often, and pretty much just taking it easy during the first...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,801
Posted By GroupBquattro
Oil changes are among the easiest do it yourself...

Oil changes are among the easiest do it yourself procedures, and easy to learn. But if there are limitations, due to age, health or physical disabilities, or anything that may prevent one from...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-21-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,046
Posted By GroupBquattro
Saw the prez and his motorcade navigating the icy...

Saw the prez and his motorcade navigating the icy roads at crawl speeds
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By GroupBquattro
Uninsured, underinsured and hit and run are all...

Uninsured, underinsured and hit and run are all in the same category. The advantage of this is that the deductible is usually lower than the colission coverage. This would be a colission claim, no...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By GroupBquattro
There is no question the rear panel will come...

There is no question the rear panel will come out; my E34 was hit way less than yours and they never even considered fixing, they have certain cutting points and they replace the whole thing. The...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By GroupBquattro
From the pics, looks mostly cosmetic damage. I...

From the pics, looks mostly cosmetic damage. I assume you already have a police report, if not do it ASAP. You will file a claim under uninsured motorists. Even if the insurance co sends an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 14,426
Posted By GroupBquattro
I thought you did a little burnout before taking...

I thought you did a little burnout before taking the picture; anyway, you put a lot of work in all your cars and the results are just amazing, congrats !
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 14,426
Posted By GroupBquattro
This E28 is one sweet car, I don't think I...

This E28 is one sweet car, I don't think I could've parted with it. And those tire marks in the parking lot, any idea where they came from ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By GroupBquattro
Start by checking your wheels and tires, Are they...

Start by checking your wheels and tires, Are they all up the pressure ? Kinda hard to tell with low profile tires. Did you hit anything hard lately to damage the tires and /or the wheels? Any missing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By GroupBquattro
I cannot speak for CA since I am only licensed to...

I cannot speak for CA since I am only licensed to sell insurance in WA, OR and AZ. In these three states, the insurance companies do not have to report to the state expired policies unless an SR22 is...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
Wow, Vladi, I did not realize you have a PhD in...

Wow, Vladi, I did not realize you have a PhD in Physics, how long ago did you graduate ? Must've been long time ago, because you've forgotten the fluid mechanics part.You are writing that the water...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
First of all, skis never glide over powder, they...

First of all, skis never glide over powder, they sink in, you see the skier from his knees up,sometimes you can't see his legs at all. The snow skis can glide over is either heavy wet or frozen. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
Precisely, you don't want a car to slide over the...

Precisely, you don't want a car to slide over the snow like skis do; but about the mud-snow similarities, even if you don't ski, have you seen guys ski in one meter deep powder ? Can you do the same...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
You can ski on snow, not so much in the mud,...

You can ski on snow, not so much in the mud, different consistency. In the desert wide tires are needed and due to the extremely low temperatures, the arctic snow is closer to desert sand than to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2015, 11:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By GroupBquattro
http://http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.ph...

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This is the one I saw this past Summer at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7,087
Views: 175,968
Posted By GroupBquattro
Tell me about it. It's been four years since I...

Tell me about it. It's been four years since I bought this car and my wife still brings it back every now and then "do you really need four cars, when we have all this debt?" Sure, we could start by...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By GroupBquattro
The uninsured is the same with underinsured and...

The uninsured is the same with underinsured and it's worth having if you do not have collision coverage and medical and trust your driving. In other words I know I will not hit anyone ever, so if I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 658
Posted By GroupBquattro
Congrats, great choice as a first ever BMW !

Congrats, great choice as a first ever BMW !
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By GroupBquattro
Yea, Sears and Walmart have pretty much the same...

Yea, Sears and Walmart have pretty much the same layout, long right turn only with several other entrances, and people assume everyone will use the first entrance for some reason. I also hate those...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By GroupBquattro
[QUOTE=Asbradley21;9343061]There's no way that's...

[QUOTE=Asbradley21;9343061]There's no way that's 11k of damage.

I wish I took a picture ten years ago when someone backed into one of my cars and scratched the platic bumper. A one inch scratch...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By GroupBquattro
Just curious, was this at the Walmart on 148th ?

Just curious, was this at the Walmart on 148th ?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-19-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
If the roads are full of ice and snow, 50mph is...

If the roads are full of ice and snow, 50mph is way too fast, so many youtube videos that show what happens when people go too fast for the conditions
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-18-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,657
Posted By GroupBquattro
Studded tires actually give up snow and dry...

Studded tires actually give up snow and dry pavement performance for ice traction. those areas around the studs do not contribute to grip because they are solid to retain the studs.

On dry...
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