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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 646
Posted By GreatDane
I'd go with the newer car for sure. How many...

I'd go with the newer car for sure. How many miles on the cars?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,269
Posted By GreatDane
Pm me the vin if you'd like an Autocheck report...

Pm me the vin if you'd like an Autocheck report as well
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,575
Posted By GreatDane
Fastest I've ever gone was 120ish mph on the...

Fastest I've ever gone was 120ish mph on the Autobahn in an Opel Vectra, anno 2002. Not a lot of power so it took a while to reach that speed.

My current SRT-8 has a top speed of 181 mph with a...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-17-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,880
Posted By GreatDane
Walk away. For a car in that price range, a...

Walk away. For a car in that price range, a previous accident will make me walk far away. I know it's not a model that's very easy to come by, but that accident will come back to haunt you when you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2011, 06:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,209
Posted By GreatDane
I love wagons. Have two of them. Very fast, and...

I love wagons. Have two of them. Very fast, and you can't beat the practicality.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2011, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By GreatDane
1999 Dodge Intrepid 2.7 2000 Chrysler LHS ...

1999 Dodge Intrepid 2.7
2000 Chrysler LHS
2005 Dodge Magnum R/T
2006 Infiniti G35x
2006 Dodge Magnum SRT-8

Still have both Magnums.

Next: BMW - looking at a used 750i for my next purchase.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-14-2011, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,597
Posted By GreatDane
Thanks for all the input so far. It's an...

Thanks for all the input so far. It's an interesting discussion.

Is there a good way to verify the option(s) each car has if it's not listed by the dealer/seller (or to make sure the info is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-13-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,597
Posted By GreatDane
04 745Li vs. 06 750Li (which would you purchase?)

Hello all

I originally looked at E60s a few years back.
Now I'm contemplating finally making the move to BMW but this time I'm looking at the 7s.

I've read a lot about the car but I haven't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-12-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 973
Posted By GreatDane
Great shots!

Great shots!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-10-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,118
Posted By GreatDane
LOL Ugly - oh I don't think so. To each his...

LOL
Ugly - oh I don't think so. To each his own. You've been in one. Great. Have you taken it to redline on a on-ramp or at the track? Probably not.
24 mpg on the highway for a car that weights...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-10-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,238
Posted By GreatDane
Great looking car. Thanks for the pics.

Great looking car. Thanks for the pics.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-10-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,118
Posted By GreatDane
Maybe not for you, being a wagon and all, but oh...

Maybe not for you, being a wagon and all, but oh what a wagon:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v689/pbja/664b36c4.jpg

Dodge Magnum SRT-8.
6.1L Hemi
425 HP stock
RWD
0-60 in 5 seconds...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,077
Posted By GreatDane
If it were me, I'd do option 3. Put some cash...

If it were me, I'd do option 3. Put some cash aside for repairs. I'm betting you won't dip into the pool for a while and if you do, it's not very likely to be a huge amount of money unless you're...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-16-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By GreatDane
Make sure the coolant pipe issue has been...

Make sure the coolant pipe issue has been addressed.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,624
Posted By GreatDane
Too cool Best of luck with the re-build.

Too cool
Best of luck with the re-build.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-11-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 19,019
Posted By GreatDane
Sales is hard. No matter what industry. The...

Sales is hard. No matter what industry. The competition is fierce. I went into sales and now want to get the hell out. You can do everything possible to "make the sale" and not make it. Other times...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-03-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,265
Posted By GreatDane
"Concept" So who's to say this is the final...

"Concept"

So who's to say this is the final version?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-03-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,966
Posted By GreatDane
Winter tires should be mandatory during the...

Winter tires should be mandatory during the winter months. FAR BETTER in snow AND rain btw. AWD is good for getting you going - maybe. But if your tires suck, you won't be able to brake or turn worth...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-03-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,733
Posted By GreatDane
80k is nothing on modern cars. The above...

80k is nothing on modern cars. The above "problem" is a no brainer to me. 650 all the way. Newer AND cheaper as well? Service records? How the car was maintained/driven means FAR MORE than the amount...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-30-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 17,658
Posted By GreatDane
That I don't have one Yet

That I don't have one
Yet
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-30-2009, 06:31 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,427
Posted By GreatDane
I read an article about the IS-F (not 250 IS-F...

I read an article about the IS-F (not 250 IS-F btw :) ) and they LOVED IT, except one thing: The ride. Ridiculously harsh, even for a super sports car. If they fixed that, according to the magazine,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-30-2009, 05:10 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,427
Posted By GreatDane
Don't have one yet but will also keep it until it...

Don't have one yet but will also keep it until it falls apart once I do get it. It's great that the car was named "best car" by CR but it's better that everyone ELSE also agrees, because CR is the...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 09-29-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By GreatDane
the strategy used to be "use the 4.2 in as many...

the strategy used to be "use the 4.2 in as many cars and for as long as at all possible"....................
Forum: Off-Topic 09-29-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,051
Posted By GreatDane
William Forsythe, hands down ...

William Forsythe, hands down

http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0001235/
Forum: European Delivery 08-28-2009, 06:04 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,920
Posted By GreatDane
USDA typically takes 2-3 days most of the time...

USDA typically takes 2-3 days most of the time (for regular freight). Could be longer if customs decides do an actual physical inspection of the cargo (CET/Intensive exam if car is in a cargo...
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