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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,081
Posted By HBWT
Let's hope it's built and in transit long before...

Let's hope it's built and in transit long before Octoberfest.
GL!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-26-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By HBWT
The only thing I can think of that would cause...

The only thing I can think of that would cause the inner and outer edges to wear out and the center not to, would be under inflation. Having racked up 19K miles is not too bad, however. Although,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-11-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By HBWT
What language is this? Google translator...

What language is this?
Google translator struggling to figure it out
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-08-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By HBWT
Unfortunately, you were remiss in not taking it...

Unfortunately, you were remiss in not taking it to the dealer right away and that places all responsibility squarely on you.
Time to move on, IMO.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By HBWT
The last year of most any generation of a...

The last year of most any generation of a particular car will show declining sales. That, and competition in this size segment SAV/SUV work against the sales numbers.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-01-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 201
Posted By HBWT
Not sure if these wheels fit the current model, but...

FWIW...they may be worth a bid.

https://www.proxibid.com/asp/LotDetail.asp?ahid=1683&aid=82843&lid=20574568&title=New-BMW-X5-18-Wheels-and-Tires
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-23-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By HBWT
True that BMWs have between 6-8% error over...

True that BMWs have between 6-8% error over actual speed. My Miata is dead on as was my Audi Q5 AND my Golf. So not all cars have built in error.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-13-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By HBWT
Your tire is not defective. It performed as...

Your tire is not defective. It performed as designed. RunFlats can be plugged or patched just like any other tire. Dealers, manufacturers, and tire shops insisting that they can't be repaired is...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-06-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,034
Posted By HBWT
Now that's some funny shizz right there

Now that's some funny shizz right there
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-02-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,034
Posted By HBWT
Simple repair. Remove bumper. Sand and prep. ...

Simple repair. Remove bumper. Sand and prep. Respray and re-install. Make sure they use a flex additive.

DO NOT let someone "touch-up" this bumper. Plastic bumper touch-ups always begin to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-29-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,297
Posted By HBWT
The first thing you should do is name names for...

The first thing you should do is name names for the sake of other would-be BMW buyers. Then go buy your new BMW somewhere else.
Or vice versa.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-11-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,636
Posted By HBWT
Congrats and welcome to all you guys!

Congrats and welcome to all you guys!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-11-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 860
Posted By HBWT
Used to be a fan of multiple thin spokes but...

Used to be a fan of multiple thin spokes but don't have the time or patience they deserve to keep them looking clean. I guess I'm getting old.
Those Miro 111s do look sweet though
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-05-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 663
Posted By HBWT
I got the same impression as others and... if...

I got the same impression as others and...
if all you had said was "good luck" I would not have gotten the same impression. But you said, "good luck with that tune", and to me it came across as...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-02-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,160
Posted By HBWT
With any make/model there will be cars that are...

With any make/model there will be cars that are troublesome. There are also owners that simply cannot be happy with their car once "ANYTHING" goes wrong. The OP of this thread is a perfect example...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-02-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By HBWT
Such a load of crap this is. I've owned 10+ BMWs...

Such a load of crap this is. I've owned 10+ BMWs over the past 20 yrs and only 1 had squeaks...my X1. I told the dealer about it and they fixed it on the first try. That was over a year ago.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-23-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,053
Posted By HBWT
Haha!...an Audi in sheeps clothing. Do you...

Haha!...an Audi in sheeps clothing.
Do you still have a VagCom cable? Dumb azz me sold mine for cheap. Since then I've looked at Audi and VW several times thinking of a trade "up".

The Dub...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-13-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,406
Posted By HBWT
Unless BMW has changed oil service policy very...

Unless BMW has changed oil service policy very recently, then your SA/Dealer is blowing smoke up yer tailpipe. If they can't get this super-simple BS right then I'd be looking for another dealer. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-12-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By HBWT
I had an '04 330i that did this twice. Both times...

I had an '04 330i that did this twice. Both times it was a low speed stall in a parking lot. Both time sit set a ode for "multiple misfires". Dealer gave it a thorough check and could find nothing...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-10-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,492
Posted By HBWT
Wow, are you Okay? A little excited, maybe? A...

Wow, are you Okay? A little excited, maybe? A little condescending, maybe? You use more exclamation points per post than every member here combined.
WTH?!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-08-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By HBWT
Canned response to the extreme

Canned response to the extreme
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-07-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By HBWT
Maybe someone stole your strips ...

Maybe someone stole your strips

http://i131.photobucket.com/albums/p315/hoscarnag/E84%20Bimmerfest/staticstrip.jpg~original...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-01-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,401
Posted By HBWT
I wouldn't have 22s if they were given to me so I...

I wouldn't have 22s if they were given to me so I guess I'll say 20s
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-25-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By HBWT
My '08 335i always used about a half Qt between...

My '08 335i always used about a half Qt between oil services. The "low oil" light would religiously come on shortly before the scheduled service. I never had to add more than .5 Qt.
My 2.8i X1...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-23-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 566
Posted By HBWT
same set up and no damage yet. I do, however,...

same set up and no damage yet. I do, however, remove stock set-up in favor of a "winter" set. Time to get the OEMs back on...now that I think about it.
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