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Forum: Interior 05-21-2014, 01:15 PM
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Posted By ningster
F30 all weather floor mats OEM

located in bay area, prefer to sell locally....

black OEM all weather mats (4 pieces)
looking to get 75 bucks for the whole set.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-23-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,582
Posted By ningster
sounds like what my 328i is getting... the dealer...

sounds like what my 328i is getting... the dealer wanted to change the entire tranny for me, but BMW advised them to only change a part (i think it's the same thing you got)....

anyway, I"m...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-20-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,122
Posted By ningster
I went into the dealership to buy the X1, but...

I went into the dealership to buy the X1, but ended up going with a 328i... no regrets at all, the extra backseat space and lower ride height, and standard iDrive were all big pluses....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-20-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,582
Posted By ningster
seems like a more serious issue... they've...

seems like a more serious issue... they've decided to keep the car for another day or two... and gave me a 135i loaner... the 135i transmission shifts like butter, I wish mine were smooth like...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-19-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,582
Posted By ningster
went in the dealer today for the transmission to...

went in the dealer today for the transmission to be looked at. the master tech went on a road test with me. he noticed the rough shift from 1st to 2nd right away, and commented that it's not...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-17-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,582
Posted By ningster
same here

I am probably going to take mine in this week, the tranny is driving me crazier day by day...

first of all, shifting between first and second is REALLY ROUGH.... especially when the car is cold. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-11-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By ningster
f30 oil temp slow to come up, ASS doesn't work

it's been cold (relatively) lately in California....
outside temperature is 45 degrees, car is kept in garage over night.

when I drive to work in the morning (20-30 minutes commute, with a few...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-25-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,881
Posted By ningster
Test drove it today

I went and test drove the CLA today...

Pros: looks great (IMO); good seats; large sunroof; handled fairly well in corners...

Cons: fwd, cramped in both front and rear seats, turbo lag, UGLY...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-15-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,329
Posted By ningster
same here

I've had a click/rattle type noise at the driver's side, right by my left ear.... it's bugging the heck outta me and I've taken it in to the dealer for 3 or 4 times and they NEVER reproduced it.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,832
Posted By ningster
it's gonna fit, barely.... but if you...

it's gonna fit, barely....

but if you don't keep adults in the back seat, maybe the X1 is more fitting for you. It costs thousands less, and has the same engine as the 328i. but you do lose...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By ningster
is there a way to make the noise go away? its...

is there a way to make the noise go away? its driving me crazy!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,659
Posted By ningster
my F30 had defective injectors that threw a...

my F30 had defective injectors that threw a check-engine-light right around 700 miles... it was still driveable but not very smooth...

took 3 trips to the dealer to finally get it fixed.... yes...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By ningster
Unhappy ticking noise from door lock/seal when hot...

Has anyone else experienced this issue?

when driving, on regular non-harsh pavement, I get a clicking/ticking noise right near my left ear.... I thought it was coming from the seat belt area at...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,674
Posted By ningster
barebone 328i here...

I got a bare bone base 328i with no options and no packages... except for the 500 bucks Melbourne Red paint...

the only thing I regret not getting is the Xenons... the regular headlights are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-20-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
According to the service rep, it was running too...

According to the service rep, it was running too rich... And I didn't ask for a loaner. All I wanted was to have to car diagnosed and fixed ASAP. But since this is the second time I'm seeing the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-19-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
the CEL came back! this time I drove right to...

the CEL came back! this time I drove right to the dealership that fixed it last time (a week ago)

now they are a little more serious about it.

scheduled an appt with me for next week (why so...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-12-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
too lean?

took it to the dealer today to check out the CEL. plus a tapping noise coming from the left side seat belt area....


asked for loaner, got rejected (apparently it takes 12 days to reserve ahead...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-08-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
good info, thanks...

good info, thanks...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-08-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
ASS related

I think the CEL is related to ASS. because once the CEL came on, ASS stopped working. I was in stop and go traffic when this happened. so my guess is ASS got confused and went haywire...
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-07-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By ningster
CEL on after 1 week

I'm still on my first tank of gas, and the Check Engine Light came on today after a short trip to the post office....

should I be worried? bring it in or just ignore it for a few days....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-29-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,869
Posted By ningster
FWIW, I bought some generic HID kits on ebay (30...

FWIW, I bought some generic HID kits on ebay (30 bucks shipped) and put them on my 2012 Sienna and Mazda 3 (H11's)

they work flawlessly and MUCH MUCH brighter than OEM bulbs... I wonder if it's...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-28-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,869
Posted By ningster
Lightbulb another non-xenon f30 looking to upgrade head lights

I didn't think the OEM lights could be THAT bad.... boy was I wrong... 2 days after taking delivery of my 2013 328i, I am already looking for HID kits for it. It looks like just regular H7 bulbs....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-25-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,516
Posted By ningster
They are pretty popular over here too! there are...

They are pretty popular over here too! there are about 6 or 7 nissan leafs on my block and my neighbor across the street just got a Model S. his other car is a late model M3... lucky guy!:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-02-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 740
Posted By ningster
2 more mpg on the 320i

According to bmwusa, the 320i will get 24/36 mpg compared to 23/33 mpg on the 328i... Automatic transmission
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-18-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,080
Posted By ningster
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