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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer Today, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 30
Posted By Orient330iNYC
CPO guidelines are 3MM measured at the wear bar....

CPO guidelines are 3MM measured at the wear bar. my guess would be the replaced tire had been replaced early due to puncture or road hazard and the rest wore out. my guess is that the DOT stamp on...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer Yesterday, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By Orient330iNYC
every dealer gets different amounts of allocation...

every dealer gets different amounts of allocation slots. the one you spoke to has already sold all of his allocations. try another dealer in the area.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-22-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By Orient330iNYC
that trim piece is the access to the rear tail...

that trim piece is the access to the rear tail lights, under it is the retaining nut for the tails. that area is completely sealed to the elements, the area underneath does not lead into the interior...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-20-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the shifter is purely an electrical control, you...

the shifter is purely an electrical control, you cant do anything harmful to the transmission. moving the lever simply tells the TCU what mode you want to be in, it wont do anything harmful, just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-20-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By Orient330iNYC
Canada market cars did not switch to sensor based...

Canada market cars did not switch to sensor based tpms at the same time the US did.
if your current wheels have rubber valve stems, you do not have sensor based tpms, you have the abs sensor based...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-20-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 684
Posted By Orient330iNYC
you can cut the engine at speed, but you need to...

you can cut the engine at speed, but you need to hold down the start stop button for a few seconds. i believe on an AT it pops the car into N when done
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-18-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yes. completely different chassis (2006-2011)...

yes. completely different chassis
(2006-2011) E90- 6sp auto
(2012+)F30- 8sp auto
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-14-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,716
Posted By Orient330iNYC
If your parents are in nyc, get the 17s. The ride...

If your parents are in nyc, get the 17s. The ride is better and the tires are less succeptible to damage. I run 17 inch winter with a taller than stock sidewall for that reason. You dont want to have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-07-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By Orient330iNYC
17" rims and 225/55/17 tires. it sounds like...

17" rims and 225/55/17 tires.
it sounds like your roads are horrible
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-06-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 583
Posted By Orient330iNYC
more than 160... and if they really screw up,...

more than 160... and if they really screw up, alot more.

it usually costs 100 for a pro to remove the tint and clean up before applying new tint. if the installer isnt familiar with the car, they...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-04-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Orient330iNYC
Its 62 bucks or so.They are likely charging a...

Its 62 bucks or so.They are likely charging a messenger fee and some profit
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-04-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,614
Posted By Orient330iNYC
not sure if these prices are still valid, but...

not sure if these prices are still valid, but that bumper example would fall under a $400 charge
Name Amount Comments
Dings, Dents and Scratches Each:
Small - $150
Large - $450 Small - damage...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-04-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 493
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yes, its negotiable untill you sign the lease and...

yes, its negotiable untill you sign the lease and leave the dealer, but you really should have negotiated before ordering... just like negotiating the selling price, the MF and acq markups are items...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-03-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By Orient330iNYC
how many miles are you putting on the car in 18...

how many miles are you putting on the car in 18 months? where is the tire wearing out? one edge? two edges? the center?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By Orient330iNYC
PB blaster and a deadblow mallet works well to...

PB blaster and a deadblow mallet works well to free a "welded" wheel from the hub. pop the centercap loose with a suction cup. spray hub liberally from the centerbore, let sit for 10 minutes, then...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-02-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the threaded inserts just hold the rack down onto...

the threaded inserts just hold the rack down onto the roof. the feet of the rack sit on the space surrounding the inserts (they include plastic shields to protect the paint)
its very secure, i've...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By Orient330iNYC
Non dhp cars will tighten up the steering when...

Non dhp cars will tighten up the steering when the chassis is adjusted.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By Orient330iNYC
It doesnt sound like it. The vss rack is slightly...

It doesnt sound like it. The vss rack is slightly more than 2 turns lock to lock. The standard rack is 2.7.

There are also wires attached to the shock, but those are for the pad sensor and other...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-31-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By Orient330iNYC
nothing in the roof of the trunk? IIRC,...

nothing in the roof of the trunk?

IIRC, thats the antenna that detects if the key is in the trunk and pops it open in case u try to shut the trunk with the key in it. the one for the actual trunk...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-31-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By Orient330iNYC
comfort access antenna. part #3 is the...

comfort access antenna.

part #3 is the antenna.
part #4 is the bracket (the pn on the pic you posted)
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By Orient330iNYC
get the bmw base rack and some yakima or thule...

get the bmw base rack and some yakima or thule fork mount racks. or a yakima upright mount, i dont believe the tire width would be an issue for the yakima
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By Orient330iNYC
1) how many turns lock to lock is your steering...

1) how many turns lock to lock is your steering wheel?
2) if you crank the wheel to one side, do you see the wiring or the adjustment modules on the shock?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-30-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By Orient330iNYC
both are the same thing.

both are the same thing.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-29-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By Orient330iNYC
its about 22 days give or take

its about 22 days give or take
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-28-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 741
Posted By Orient330iNYC
tell the dealer you dont want it. either take it...

tell the dealer you dont want it. either take it off or throw it in. if you signed a buyers order, insist they stick to it.

they will either comply. or say no and either you agree to pay the extra...
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