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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By Rover
check with tire rack...to see if these wheels"...

check with tire rack...to see if these wheels" offset works with your car....and what size tires they would recommend.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By Rover
BEFORE you buy tires...check if the offset of the...

BEFORE you buy tires...check if the offset of the 397's work with your E32. TIRE RACK CAN HELP YOU WITH THAT....AS WELL AS WITH YOUR TIRE SIZE QUESTION.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-12-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,586
Posted By Rover
Yet my friend....the F30 must be a relatively...

Yet my friend....the F30 must be a relatively solid car. It gets top marks in crash tests...slightly better than the E90.

Second, clearly the F30 is not trying to be a mini- F10. If it...
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 03-02-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,645
Posted By Rover
Here too.

Here too.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-02-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,552
Posted By Rover
Well...the 'poster' appears to be toying with the...

Well...the 'poster' appears to be toying with the crowd...

I've had an e46, and an e90...and now an f30 on order (each with the sport suspension). Each car has been a bit different....but fun to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-13-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 46,664
Posted By Rover
I live in a snowy, icy, hilly area...also Denver....

I live in a snowy, icy, hilly area...also Denver. For 12 years...and two 3 series RWD's...I've survived very well with winter tires. Been high centered once in very deep snow in 250,000 miles (on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 24,822
Posted By Rover
Yet in the end....C&D preferred the F30.

Yet in the end....C&D preferred the F30.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 23,746
Posted By Rover
Sorry to hear of your misfortune. If you are...

Sorry to hear of your misfortune. If you are driving a a 3 series (not an M)...you should be experiencing much less in expenses. Take it from a guy who has had two 3 series....with combined mileage...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 23,746
Posted By Rover
The X5 was not a very reliable car...per Consumer...

The X5 was not a very reliable car...per Consumer Reports. The X3...even today...is more reliable.

The X5's reliability has never approached that of the 3 series (more specifically, the 328's)...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 23,746
Posted By Rover
Here is something to ponder. I've owned two 3...

Here is something to ponder. I've owned two 3 series...with both 'well over' 100,000 miles. My expenses beyond the warranty period would not justify buying the extended program. Note...the recent...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,567
Posted By Rover
Bingo...live in Colorado. Ski regularly. Have...

Bingo...live in Colorado. Ski regularly. Have used snows (separate wheels) on two RWD Beemers for 12 years...and have seen no need for AWD. But AWD with snows would give you 'some' added...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,343
Posted By Rover
They don't break the engine in at the factory. ...

They don't break the engine in at the factory. It takes 500 to 1000 miles to do that.
An oil change at 500 to 1000 miles may not hurt....in that you may get some of the initial engine shavings...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-02-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By Rover
Black! IMHO>>>On a small car....uniformity is...

Black! IMHO>>>On a small car....uniformity is important. The car already has gray, silver and black on the exterior. Adding Beige on this car....you have too many colors going. But if you chose...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-02-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,713
Posted By Rover
Wow!! I really like this combo! And am...

Wow!! I really like this combo! And am surprised that I do!
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-02-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,713
Posted By Rover
...Nice car!

...Nice car!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-29-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,287
Posted By Rover
As for break-in procedures.... Who do you...

As for break-in procedures....
Who do you trust? Someone on the internet who has not one dollar invested in your car...or BMW??
Take the time to do it right...and enjoy many years of great...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-13-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 828
Posted By Rover
You need to find a new dealership.

You need to find a new dealership.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-13-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,196
Posted By Rover
Here, here. I live in Colorado...work for a...

Here, here. I live in Colorado...work for a major ski area. Am on my second 3 series in 11 years. Have only had RWD...but with good winter tires (Dunlop or Blizzak). I have been stuck once....high...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2008, 11:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,349
Posted By Rover
Living in Colorado. This is my second 3 series...

Living in Colorado. This is my second 3 series RWD. With snows...it works fine on hills, ice, etc. Skiied 27 days last year. Not an issue. In the last 7 years we have had 2-36 inch snow storms. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,204
Posted By Rover
V1. It is the only detector I've owned. Bought...

V1. It is the only detector I've owned. Bought it because of the many positive reviews. It has saved my tail numerous times.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,934
Posted By Rover
I believe you have the sports package....but not...

I believe you have the sports package....but not the sports suspension. The Sport Suspension is not available on the xi. The xi sports package should include 17" sport wheels, all season tires, and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2008, 11:22 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,934
Posted By Rover
I live in Denver , drive an '07 328i with Dunlop...

I live in Denver , drive an '07 328i with Dunlop snows, ski regularly....no complaints. My prior car ('01) was a RWD 3 series as well. It was my daily driver...and did well enough in snow, that I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-12-2007, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By Rover
Are you still looking for 17 inch wheels for your...

Are you still looking for 17 inch wheels for your beemer? I orderred four from Tire Rack...a couple of months back for my e92. The wheels are still in the box...never used.

They are ASA JH3's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-04-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,180
Posted By Rover
Honda Accord...Camry....BMW 328i...horsepower...

Honda Accord...Camry....BMW 328i...horsepower numbers can be deceiving. Look at the car's power curve and 0-60 times for best comparison.

Second...the driving expereince whether in a 328 or 335...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2007, 01:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,027
Posted By Rover
If you are married...don't get SG. Because, the...

If you are married...don't get SG. Because, the chicks wont leave you alone!!
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