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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-20-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 612
Posted By Twinllamas
Collectible?

While I am chomping at the bit to get my baby (2012 E93 Cv) out of "bed" for the year (once/if this miserable northeastern weather leaves!) I am torn between keeping it for the foreseeable future or...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-11-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,412
Posted By Twinllamas
I guess it's better to look but not smell like...

I guess it's better to look but not smell like than to smell but not look like c.diff.. Point taken..
:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-11-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,412
Posted By Twinllamas
I'll stick my E93 V8 M3… Last of the V8's...

I'll stick my E93 V8 M3… Last of the V8's w/"ONLY" 414bhp…still, it gets me in enough trouble… Sad… Can't bring myself to go to a blown six… just can't.. and whats up with the C. DIFF green color on...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 07-09-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By Twinllamas
Brake shield collecting stones..

Does anyone else have issues with the rear brake shield picking up (and hanging onto) small stones? Quite often, when I back out of a parking space or my garage... it sounds like I'm dragging beer...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-31-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 418
Posted By Twinllamas
Yeah.. Pretty sure that the wife would not go for...

Yeah.. Pretty sure that the wife would not go for that... but then again, as long as it's not a Porsche, she might just go for it!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-31-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 418
Posted By Twinllamas
Agreed! Two vastly different vehicles. I love the...

Agreed! Two vastly different vehicles. I love the smaller M3 for the performance.. But i LOVED my 6 series for the luxury.. Gonna be a tough call when the time comes...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-31-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 418
Posted By Twinllamas
Keep or turn in???

I am debating whether to keep my '12 M3Cv when the lease is up or to keep it since we will probably never see a V8 power M3 again... My wife seems to think that I want an M6 cabrio for my 50th...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-07-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By Twinllamas
Everything you mentioned is "Car storage 101"......

Everything you mentioned is "Car storage 101"... I just like to start the monster every now and again to keep things fresh (And to listen to the motor... I'm easily amused!)

The DCT issue has me...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-06-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By Twinllamas
Cool DCT isues when stored...

I currently have my '12 M3 Conv in storage for the winter. Every week, she gets started and allowed to run for 30 minutes or so just to keep things happy... I usually pull her in and out of the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-22-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,258
Posted By Twinllamas
Red screen of death?

I have a 2012 M3 Cv and when I went out this morning to start it, the center display went brilliant reed and after 15 seconds turned black. Audio still was playing (although I couldn't change...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-14-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,006
Posted By Twinllamas
Finally saw mine last weekend... Kind of a tease...

Finally saw mine last weekend... Kind of a tease as I could only drive one car home at a time. We tossed Jarez w/Bamboo around and ended up with Alpine white with silver extended with aluminum trim.....
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
Well, after the Regional "D-Bag" wouldn't speak...

Well, after the Regional "D-Bag" wouldn't speak to me, email me or in any way, shape or form reach out to me, I figured that he really didn't care about it very much so I opted to take my business...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
April 2011 - Jarez black M3Cv ordered from Laurel...

April 2011 - Jarez black M3Cv ordered from Laurel BMW
May 2011 - Production date set
June 2011 - Out of production period
July 2011 - Cancelled M3 and took delivery of 650Cv from Laurel BMW...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
Different dealership and most importantly,...

Different dealership and most importantly, different BMW Regional Sales Manager (or whatever his title is!)
The one we ordered last April went thru several different status updates with it even...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
We didn't order this one... The dealership knew...

We didn't order this one... The dealership knew we had been looking for one and called us when it came in... No fuss, no muss... no commitmenrs, no stress.. Called us on Tuesday, pick it up Friday!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
Nope... we washed our hands of it when we picked...

Nope... we washed our hands of it when we picked up the 650... When I found out that the Western PA Regional Manager that refused to talk to me didn't cover the Eastern portion of PA, we changed...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-07-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Twinllamas
Longest wait in history...

Well, it looks like I will finally get the M3Cv I have been waiting for for almost a year... We ordered one last April for July delivery that never happened... not sure what was up there. Ended up...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-23-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,719
Posted By Twinllamas
They gave us $48k for it. Owed $56k on it. We...

They gave us $48k for it. Owed $56k on it. We only had it 9 months! Oh well!
First experience with MB. So far so good. Nice ride nice power nice technology. Well see where this goes
Still have...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-23-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,719
Posted By Twinllamas
535 held absoltlutely no value. Made enough on...

535 held absoltlutely no value. Made enough on the 650 to cover the loss on the 535. We got a 24 month lease paying almost $1k less than the other 2 leases. We just wanted away from BMW NA for...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-22-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,719
Posted By Twinllamas
The saga has finally ended. The dealership has...

The saga has finally ended. The dealership has installed the correct seat mat sensor and correct software toget the car to know whether or not someone is actually in the passenger seat. We strongly...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-19-2011, 05:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,574
Posted By Twinllamas
If you're ordering a 2012, make sure that you ask...

If you're ordering a 2012, make sure that you ask your advisor about the seat mat sensor issues. My '12 650Cv was in the shop for 5 weeks total and is still not corrected. They have changed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-16-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,138
Posted By Twinllamas
Found the answer...

Found the answer...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-16-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,138
Posted By Twinllamas
BMW Style 311 Midnight Chrome wheels

:dunno: Folks, I'm looking for good pricing on Style 311's in Midnight Chrome or a 2012 750i... I used to have a contact for the BMW parts guy in Danbury, CT, I think... His name was Garry Romani......
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-16-2011, 06:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,719
Posted By Twinllamas
OK... Another update: We picked the car up last...

OK... Another update: We picked the car up last night after it being at the dealership for 4 weeks. Seriously considerd the "lemon law" route, but really didn't want this to drag on for 3 or 4 more...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-07-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,719
Posted By Twinllamas
No resolution as of yet... They have thrown a few...

No resolution as of yet... They have thrown a few options my way... New vehicle to be delivered ASAP or continue to work on the issues plaguing this vehicle and compensate us for the 3 months we have...
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