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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 01:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
That was the OP's expectation.

That was the OP's expectation.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 11:42 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
I bet none of the VW trade programs will offer...

I bet none of the VW trade programs will offer the diesel owners a buyback at 90% of the original MSRP after 6 years of ownership.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Today, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By The X Men
My problem with runflats are availability and...

My problem with runflats are availability and selection. Also, most of the tire shops do not have runflats in stock, even the dealers don't have them in stock sometimes. If you get a flat on a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Today, 06:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 428
Posted By The X Men
You need to get your eyes check, the xenons are...

You need to get your eyes check, the xenons are not blue or purple, they are 4500K kelvin, which is a off white color.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 06:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
He does have a bit of validity in his claim, if...

He does have a bit of validity in his claim, if he or his lawyer can prove that the problem start while the vehicle was still in warranty. Unfortunately, his current problems are different from his...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 585
Posted By The X Men
Its like a paint, I don't see why it cannot be...

Its like a paint, I don't see why it cannot be duplicated.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 11:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By The X Men
I don't think I would repaint the whole door for...

I don't think I would repaint the whole door for that small scratch, Its on the edge and it may touch up nicely, but you are right, you will always know it is there.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 08:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By The X Men
Runflat do ride a bit stiffer, however, it is not...

Runflat do ride a bit stiffer, however, it is not a deal breaker for me. If the car comes with runflats, in my opinion, it is not worth changing them out, I would just wait until the oem tires wear...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 06:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 923
Posted By The X Men
From the pictures, it looks like the car is being...

From the pictures, it looks like the car is being sold at a Mitsubishi dealer. Got to wonder, why would anyone trade in a BMW 5 series for a Mitsubishi.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,310
Posted By The X Men
Not sure what you are recommending the OP to do...

Not sure what you are recommending the OP to do here, is he suppose to air down while driving the in the city and air up when he goes on the highway? :) :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,310
Posted By The X Men
6th RFT replacement in one year

The recommended tire pressure for the front is something like 35 psi, driving at high speed with 25 psi would not be a safe thing to do. Also, the lower the psi, the higher the risk of of damage rim.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,310
Posted By The X Men
I usually set my tire pressure to 35 PSI,...

I usually set my tire pressure to 35 PSI, sometime it goes down to 30 PSI, I cannot tell the difference visually. Lowering tire pressure when going off road is for add traction, not to prevent tire...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,482
Posted By The X Men
This 528i vs. 535i topic have been debated for...

This 528i vs. 535i topic have been debated for years. Some owners find the 528i sufficient in power and some owners don't even think the 550i have enough power. To each their own, go test drive the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,310
Posted By The X Men
On a conventional tire yes, but the sidewall on a...

On a conventional tire yes, but the sidewall on a runlfat doesn't have much give at 15 PSI or 35 PSI.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-07-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By The X Men
That's the Pirelli lawyers and sales department...

That's the Pirelli lawyers and sales department writing that statement. Although it is true that if you drive on a runflat with zero air for a while, the sidewall will be compromised and it will no...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,310
Posted By The X Men
You have Bridgestone Driveguard right? The...

You have Bridgestone Driveguard right? The sidewall on those are pretty soft, I would try pumping them up a bit. When you buy the Bridgestone replacement tire from tire rack or your local chain...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By The X Men
Truecar is pretty close, with the new 5 Series...

Truecar is pretty close, with the new 5 Series coming out next year, I would even say you can do better Truecar's pricing now.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-06-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By The X Men
I was originally offered $1500 for 3 years, then...

I was originally offered $1500 for 3 years, then lower to $1200 for 3 year, which I decline. To answer your question of rather you should buy the tire insurance, just count how many unfixable flats...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
BMW is selling more cars than ever, they have...

BMW is selling more cars than ever, they have just became the #1 selling luxury brand in the world. Unfortunately, with their new found fame, their customer service is worst than ever. Its almost as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By The X Men
If you ordered an X-drive with all season tires,...

If you ordered an X-drive with all season tires, you will probably get Conti or Good Year tires. pray to god you get the Conti as the Good Years are probably the worst tires you can get on a BMW....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
It was a rhetorical statement. It sounds like you...

It was a rhetorical statement. It sounds like you had some problems that were related to the CCP and other problems that are not related. Also, you had a buyback from BMW years ago. With a history...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-05-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 882
Posted By The X Men
That's is one of the problem with bracketless...

That's is one of the problem with bracketless blades, sometimes the spring load on the blade is not even across the length of the blade.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,067
Posted By The X Men
Merino Leather does not have a vinyl coating,...

Merino Leather does not have a vinyl coating, however Nappa Leather is a full-grain, un-split semi-aniline leather with a light clear coating on top of the surface for protection. Its grain quality...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,422
Posted By The X Men
What is California's new car lemon law? 18...

What is California's new car lemon law? 18 months? At this point, your car is out of bumper to bumper warranty. If I can get a new car every time my 6 old car has a mechanical problem, I would be a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2016, 06:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,067
Posted By The X Men
Since the 1990s, most car leather seat are made...

Since the 1990s, most car leather seat are made from leather with a very thin vinyl coating. A thick cream conditioner will penetrate it while a liquid leather conditioner can. I use Lexol leather...
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