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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-03-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,295
Posted By rikwynn
Wrong

BMW financial allows lessees to install Dinan engine products without impacting the lease agreement. I've done it twice.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By rikwynn
Hate em. Look like a Benz wheel design.

Hate em. Look like a Benz wheel design.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 916
Posted By rikwynn
My advice is if you love your son and you want...

My advice is if you love your son and you want him to live a long life dont buy an 18 yr old boy a 300+HP car. Its just not smart.

Actually with his selection of Melborne Red I think the police...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-25-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By rikwynn
Buying used wheels on eBay is a risky...

Buying used wheels on eBay is a risky proposition. Thousands of BMW wheels are bent in service and companies try to bend them back into shape, repair them then repaint them but they'll never be 100%....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-22-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By rikwynn
The Dinan coil upgrade for the x drive cars...

The Dinan coil upgrade for the x drive cars results in a better handling car than a DHP car. Get the non DHP car and if you want to firm it up you can do that for about $1000 with the Dinan parts...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-21-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By rikwynn
Apex wheels are I believe are all made in China....

Apex wheels are I believe are all made in China. As are VMR and Avantguarde. I did some investigating before I went with BMW wheels. Id pass on running gear made in China.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-20-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By rikwynn
How about this one? BMW forged 405M matte black....

How about this one? BMW forged 405M matte black. The 18" version of this wheel is barely 20 lbs. Very strong and light.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-18-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,102
Posted By rikwynn
Already did that. Didn't work for me.

Already did that. Didn't work for me.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-17-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,102
Posted By rikwynn
My BMW genius at the dealer said that the message...

My BMW genius at the dealer said that the message function doesn't work anymore. Something about how BMW can't keep track of the apple OS updates so they just dropped support for email and text...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By rikwynn
Food for thought

I've heard a lot of chatter on here about how fantastic the GC model is. I'm not feeling the love when the car isn't (1) available with a manual and (2) its almost 200 pounds heavier than a 335...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 521
Posted By rikwynn
That quad exhaust looks sweet. Great mod. What...

That quad exhaust looks sweet. Great mod. What did that part of the work cost if you don't mind sharing?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 869
Posted By rikwynn
The GC is a hatchback version of the 3 introduced...

The GC is a hatchback version of the 3 introduced for Europeans who like to buy hatchbacks. We'll see how it does in this market. Interesting strategy to price it higher than a 3 series for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 893
Posted By rikwynn
Was told by the BMW Genius at the dealer...

Was told by the BMW Genius at the dealer yesterday that the car will not display text messages or emails even though it's listed in the i drive menu. Something about apple OS updates don't support it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,424
Posted By rikwynn
I had 2 RFTS failures and both times the tire...

I had 2 RFTS failures and both times the tire pressure light immediately came on. Twice I also had blistering first and in both cases the blister didn't lead to a leak and the tire performed...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 14,499
Posted By rikwynn
BMW has already decided which is the drivers car....

BMW has already decided which is the drivers car. It's the models that they still offer with a manual. Interestingly your cute little hatchback with the little 2l motor and the bright red seats can't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 439
Posted By rikwynn
I'm putting these on my F30 335 xi Tuesday. Will...

I'm putting these on my F30 335 xi Tuesday. Will take pics and give feedback. Dealer says the xi cars he's done get a benefit from the lower center of gravity. We'll see.

atk
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-01-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,452
Posted By rikwynn
Couldn't agree more

The GC is nothing more than a 3 series with a hatchback. All the nonsense about wider and handling better is BMW marketing "speak" to try to convince Americans who generally don't buy hatchbacks to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-01-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 14,499
Posted By rikwynn
After owning both I can tell you without a doubt...

After owning both I can tell you without a doubt that the 6 cyl car is a different animal altogether. People who say that the little 2l 4 cyl is enough car haven't owned a 335. Also not sure I'd take...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-30-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,929
Posted By rikwynn
Much better. I sat in a coral red car and had a...

Much better. I sat in a coral red car and had a headache in an hour.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,738
Posted By rikwynn
Think what u want Mr 320i guy. Nobody cares.

Think what u want Mr 320i guy. Nobody cares.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 9,696
Posted By rikwynn
Are you surprised that a guy who pasted a bunch...

Are you surprised that a guy who pasted a bunch of little Ms all around his car adds an M in front of the name of it (M428)? Plus he thinks his BMW with the std 18" wheels is "the best looking 4 door...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,738
Posted By rikwynn
Thanks for the finance lesson. I don't think I'll...

Thanks for the finance lesson. I don't think I'll be needing any finance lessons from a guy driving a GTI and a 320.

QUOTE=Kafkaesque320;8854900]Cool story bro. My service advisor said they see...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,738
Posted By rikwynn
A leased car's engine cannot be modified period...

A leased car's engine cannot be modified period unless the leasing company approvws the mods. Read the lease agreement. What you do with your own car is up to you. If you want to take a chance...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 9,696
Posted By rikwynn
I will continue to believe that folks buy the x28...

I will continue to believe that folks buy the x28 because they don't want to spend the money for the more powerful and better equipped car. Theres really no other reason to buy the x28. The 2l turbo...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,738
Posted By rikwynn
Exactly. But its not $400 so many people on here...

Exactly. But its not $400 so many people on here won't pay for it.
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