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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-28-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 519
Posted By Black 328xi
Last year I installed Akebono pads and Zimmerman...

Last year I installed Akebono pads and Zimmerman rotors on all four corners. Since then I have notice very little brake dust. I switched from the OEM and have not noticed any performance...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-23-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Black 328xi
Tough to say if this is a good deal without...

Tough to say if this is a good deal without knowing all the options on both cars. If what you're truly after is a newer car, then I would go back to the dealer and haggle for a few extra thousand...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By Black 328xi
Car was fixed yesterday. 4 new bolts installed....

Car was fixed yesterday. 4 new bolts installed. $270. Not too shabby.

I actually think the car is riding smoother. I wonder if one bolt had been broken for a while.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By Black 328xi
I made an appointment with the local Indy for...

I made an appointment with the local Indy for tomorrow. My first garage failed miserably with finding the problem. I did not get charged, but how can you charge for something when you just blow the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By Black 328xi
That's what I was originally thinking and yes...

That's what I was originally thinking and yes when you turn right it is more noticable. But what got me is the recent start ups where it was louder than normal and was vibrating. Also, the noise...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By Black 328xi
Well I haven't driven the car since I discovered...

Well I haven't driven the car since I discovered this problem. When I went to take it to the mechanic last night I started it and it really idled rough and was noisy. I let it idle for a minute and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-08-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By Black 328xi
Grinding noise while turning

Today I hit a pretty good pothole. After that I noticed a grinding noise that appears to be coming from the right front of the car. It only occurs when I make turns at slow speeds (5-15 mph). The...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-11-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Black 328xi
What did the "car check" consist of for the...

What did the "car check" consist of for the $48.68?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Black 328xi
The information you received above is exactly...

The information you received above is exactly correct. Your insurance carrier will not be notified of your speeding citation. The only way they will find out is if they do a check through PennDOT as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,140
Posted By Black 328xi
How do you watch a DVD while driving? Isn't that...

How do you watch a DVD while driving? Isn't that dangerous and illegal?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-04-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 429
Posted By Black 328xi
Got a new car!!!

Well not really. Its the same car, I just discovered the DS mode. I guess I never knew it was there. I sort of figured the DS mode was the "manual" only, but obviously that is not the case. The...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,825
Posted By Black 328xi
Very nice write up. Thanks for taking the time.

Very nice write up. Thanks for taking the time.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By Black 328xi
I had mine done by my dealer. When the SA looked...

I had mine done by my dealer. When the SA looked he wasn't sure if they would be able to repair it but they did. I can't see any evidence of the ding. They charged me $200. I'm sure I could have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,849
Posted By Black 328xi
Another person giving Philadelphians a reason to...

Another person giving Philadelphians a reason to be proud of their city. That is right on City Line Ave at Belmont Ave.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-10-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,035
Posted By Black 328xi
All. Thank you for the responses. Gave me some...

All. Thank you for the responses. Gave me some good information to look into to get a better deal. Dealer also has two more that are brand new.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-10-2011, 02:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,035
Posted By Black 328xi
Should I trade?

Recently had my 328xi at the dealer for a laundry list of service items. I was fortunate enough to be given a "d" as a loaner. Needless to say the car was awesome. I spoke with my CA and asked her...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-06-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 826
Posted By Black 328xi
I've done this in the past with my credit union....

I've done this in the past with my credit union. Turned out to be pretty simple. I applied for the loan and told them the car I was buying and as long as the asking price was within the KBB price...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-01-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By Black 328xi
My bad. I meant liability. Can it be covered...

My bad. I meant liability. Can it be covered under homeowners?
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-30-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By Black 328xi
Insurance question

Had a tree fall on my truck yesterday in my driveway. I only have comprehensive on my insurance policy for the truck. Is this something I can still make a claim for? It happened in my driveway so if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-12-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,537
Posted By Black 328xi
Cars that have been stolen are treated better...

Cars that have been stolen are treated better than that Cooper.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-02-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,388
Posted By Black 328xi
Thanks for the info. I'm still covered under the...

Thanks for the info. I'm still covered under the original warranty so hopefully I should be OK. I'll let you know.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-02-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,388
Posted By Black 328xi
I'm taking mine in next week to have the Nav...

I'm taking mine in next week to have the Nav looked at. It keeps saying to insert the disk when it is already in. Is this the problem you were having?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-29-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By Black 328xi
Are you looking at a coupe or sedan? Either way...

Are you looking at a coupe or sedan? Either way I think it is a very fair price considering options and low miles. I am basing my opinion on the prices my local dealer is asking for their used 3...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,142
Posted By Black 328xi
Thanks for the update. Good the see the gas...

Thanks for the update. Good the see the gas station is planning on making things right.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,891
Posted By Black 328xi
I don't know how bad the scratches are but the...

I don't know how bad the scratches are but the dealer was able to fix mine. I had some nice curb rash In a few spots an they fixed it like new
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