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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 80,159
Posted By jertronic
Gummi applied to L.L. Bean boots. 2 layers with...

Gummi applied to L.L. Bean boots. 2 layers with the leather done with Lexol. 423377


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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-16-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By jertronic
Thanks for the feedback. The shop is going to...

Thanks for the feedback. The shop is going to honor the 30-day satisfaction guarantee and get a set of performance snows in exchange for the x ice 3's. I'm so hoping that they can find a set of...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-15-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By jertronic
X Ice3 too soft. What should I get in exchange?

Purchased a set of Michelin x ice 3's last month for my second car a RWD scion F-RS. The ride is still squirmy on the highway even after 1,500 miles of wear.

I'm not happy about the softness...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-04-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,460
Posted By jertronic
Enjoy your new present. Congrats. I...

Enjoy your new present. Congrats.

I couldn't resist the FR-S myself and back in July made a purchase.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,638
Posted By jertronic
Is this your first winter with this car? On my...

Is this your first winter with this car? On my e90 x-drive 6 Boston winters were handled very well if not dominated simply with all-seasons.

Yes, winter is worse in Canada but my point is that...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-05-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By jertronic
Never Leased before, is this deal okay?

Scion Pure Price Ha! I guess that polling data suggested that the haggling of selling price is the biggest turn off for the target consumer base. 17-26 year olds.

Perhaps I can also get...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-04-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By jertronic
if MSRP is 28,180 how do I know the invoice...

if MSRP is 28,180 how do I know the invoice figure? In the past I have offered X amount above invoice and that seemed to be an effective tactic. Would you agree? And, what would you guess is a...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-04-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By jertronic
I can negotiate the MSRP to the real figure. I...

I can negotiate the MSRP to the real figure. I am at a loss for what else to negotiate in a lease? Is it all about the out the door selling price? MSRP + tax + fees etc. What other factors can be...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-04-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By jertronic
Never Leased before, is this deal okay?

I have purchased 2 e46 and 1 e90 3-series. My current e90 is paid off, in fact. I am keeping my e90 and driving the FR-S as my fun/summer car!

Question: I am close to getting a FR-S (scion) with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-10-2013, 04:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By jertronic
Emissions related Warranty question

I have rattling noise coming from the CAT converter. My model is the SULEV N51 engine type. I know that the more complicated emissions system has extended warranty coverage I'm just not sure what...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-26-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By jertronic
Clear Film Protection or not?

What is the deal with removing the clear film after a few years? Can it be done? By the body shop?


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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,768
Posted By jertronic
Rev Matching

I have been driving extra spirited lately which leads me to the following question. My sport package tiptronic with paddles is a lot of fun when used correctly. I hear about similar...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 862
Posted By jertronic
I gotcha....

I gotcha....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-13-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 862
Posted By jertronic
Another New Guy Picture Post

My vote is for the current wheels. What size are the rims? If you choose to go with black i will gladly purchase those.


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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,123
Posted By jertronic
What rims are these?

Yesterday, while on vacation in AZ, these caught my eye on a pre-LCI e90. 373894

Are these rims the same?


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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2013, 02:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By jertronic
Who is New Hampshire's fastest driver?

I stumbled upon this headline while reading Boston.com. The topic seemed a nice reprieve from the manhunt and Marathon coverage. My town was one of those on ordered "lockdown" on Friday.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By jertronic
Style 197 wheels - 17inch?

Do 197's come in 17 inch size? Or 16 inch?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 563
Posted By jertronic
And Zooks if it does happen to snow you will bare...

And Zooks if it does happen to snow you will bare fist hand witness to the capabilities of the DWS tires in winter conditions. I run the DWS year round and the car drives like a snow cat. Not to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,360
Posted By jertronic
How do you block out kick down? I use my...

How do you block out kick down?

I use my paddles much more now which also describes how my driving style has changed. Shifts are held longer and DS mode is used about 50% of the time.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 934
Posted By jertronic
Go for the trade in. There is a trade off with...

Go for the trade in. There is a trade off with the x-drive. Is it nice to have in winter driving conditions? Yes. Is x-drive necessary if a driver is capable of using winter driving techniques? ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,226
Posted By jertronic
Exactly. I used to store coins in center area...

Exactly. I used to store coins in center area nook aft of the E-brake. But, the compartment would become filthy with crime and dirt. Now the filth is out of site down in the door pocket.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,226
Posted By jertronic
Parking Meter

For those who live in a city or metropolitan area the need for coins is constant. I keep coins, sliver only, in the small carved out nook of the driver's door pocket. The nook is the aft most port...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,287
Posted By jertronic
If you get ceramic brake pads you won't have to...

If you get ceramic brake pads you won't have to worry about cleaning the rims. Amazing different an literally zero dust. There is a small loss in stopping power however. You have to apply...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-21-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By jertronic
Ditto. My first bimmer was a 1999 328i the first...

Ditto. My first bimmer was a 1999 328i the first of three 3 series that I have owned. And also my favorite. That engine sound beats my 2008 hands down not even close. I liked the transmission...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,534
Posted By jertronic
+1 on the escort passport 9500ix. I have the...

+1 on the escort passport 9500ix. I have the portable and hard wiring lends to a great set up. This is an ultra-effective detector.
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