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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-15-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
"Buyers will be asked to choose between a...

"Buyers will be asked to choose between a six-speed manual transmission and a ZF-designed eight-speed automatic unit, though whether or not the six-speed will be offered on these shores is up in the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-15-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
I haven't really researched Jaguar myself. I was...

I haven't really researched Jaguar myself. I was going by what the friend told me. This was the pre-Tata days and he said something to the effect that these cars should be sold with a mechanic.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 13,197
Posted By mr_clueless
Are you sure the ECU won't create and store log...

Are you sure the ECU won't create and store log events that will show something was done to the engine?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 13,197
Posted By mr_clueless
I didn't even know something like this existed.

I didn't even know something like this existed.
Forum: Off-Topic 09-11-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 711
Posted By mr_clueless
Not to mention you have to charge it everyday.

Not to mention you have to charge it everyday.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-10-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,205
Posted By mr_clueless
The only way I can comfortably see the entire...

The only way I can comfortably see the entire cluster is to adjust the seating position to a not-so-comfortable position with the seatback a little more erect and sitting closer to the steering than...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
Yes, really. He said there were too my BMWs &...

Yes, really. He said there were too my BMWs & MBs where he lived. He knew about the poor reliability but chose to get one anyway.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,205
Posted By mr_clueless
I will probably sound like a broken record...

I will probably sound like a broken record (because I've said this so many times), but I think the standard sport wheel is poorly designed because it's hard for me to set it so that I can see the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
I had a colleague who bought one for precisely...

I had a colleague who bought one for precisely that reason.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
People that want a car that no one else in their...

People that want a car that no one else in their neighborhood drives.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
You're right...I guess what matters is how it...

You're right...I guess what matters is how it drives. If it drives well, then the trade rags will be raving about it and people will move in that direction. And then it all depends on feedback from...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,090
Posted By mr_clueless
BMW is probably milking the F30 for what they...

BMW is probably milking the F30 for what they can...all they have to do is use more aluminum and they can drop the weight but that would reduce their profits. They'll do that if the competition...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-08-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By mr_clueless
more competition for the F30 -- the Jaguar XE

http://www.caranddriver.com/news/2016-jaguar-xe-sports-sedan-photos-and-info-news

Looks pretty promising. I read somewhere that they will offer an MT, but who know what we'll get in the US.
Forum: Off-Topic 09-08-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,456
Posted By mr_clueless
Wow...she makes $30 million/yr?

Wow...she makes $30 million/yr?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-07-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 3,611
Posted By mr_clueless
The IS350 has the a new 8-speed transmission. ...

The IS350 has the a new 8-speed transmission. The IS250 still has the old one.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-03-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,766
Posted By mr_clueless
OP is saying his car make MORE noise than the...

OP is saying his car make MORE noise than the loaners. How does Active Sound come into play here?
Forum: Off-Topic 09-03-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,456
Posted By mr_clueless
You could have bought 4 or 5 additional homes and...

You could have bought 4 or 5 additional homes and rented them out instead of paying off the mortgage. Leverage, leverage. Then you could have gotten all the gains of those homes appreciating! You...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-03-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,176
Posted By mr_clueless
It was probably a special order by someone who...

It was probably a special order by someone who fortunately realized they forgot to add DHP and backed-out. :D
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-03-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 9,946
Posted By mr_clueless
In both cases, when I experienced the problem,...

In both cases, when I experienced the problem, throttle wasn't being applied. In the second case, applying the throttle later actually seemed to help (but that was the scenario where I was prepared...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-03-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 9,946
Posted By mr_clueless
I have experienced the side to side motion twice....

I have experienced the side to side motion twice. Once (unexpected) was when I performed an emergency maneuver on the highway in a base loaner car. The second was when taking a curve too fast in my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-03-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 9,946
Posted By mr_clueless
Considering that one can get the sports pack on...

Considering that one can get the sports pack on the 320 for considerably less than the Sport line/M sport line, I'd say even the sport lines are gimmicks to get more money.
Forum: Off-Topic 09-02-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,456
Posted By mr_clueless
The net worth part I think is easier. The 1/10...

The net worth part I think is easier. The 1/10 th of annual income is a LOT harder. If, for example, the car is one's only toy, it won't make much of a dent as long as the car is kept for a long...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-02-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,456
Posted By mr_clueless
Check the link in the original post. In your...

Check the link in the original post. In your example, he recommends buying a car that would cost no more than $7500.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-02-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By mr_clueless
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-02-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By mr_clueless
At a minimum they need to redesign the sport...

At a minimum they need to redesign the sport wheel so it doesn't obstruct any part of the instrument cluster. This is pretty bad design, IMO.

Reminds me of the driver's side mirror in the...
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