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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 337
Posted By Fish23
Cal Water Boy called it correctly as the water...

Cal Water Boy called it correctly as the water pump. Going to the dealer was better than any attempt at DIY. You should be good to go now.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 06:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By Fish23
Yours is the nightmare scenario of the 4...

Yours is the nightmare scenario of the 4 possibilities my recall letter listed. Of course it had to happen to you in a location of high traffic. My sympathies.

So far, I have no problem with my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-20-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 337
Posted By Fish23
You are quite welcome. My wife had a 2010 335...

You are quite welcome. My wife had a 2010 335 (and traded last year for a 2013 335) and that engine is a solid one. Treat it correctly and it will give many miles of service.

I hope your trip for...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-20-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By Fish23
Ernest, I laughed at the comment that came from...

Ernest, I laughed at the comment that came from your passenger seat. I too have heard that though I note that when my wife first had her 2010 335 a few years ago and was heading north on I-476 in PA,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-20-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 337
Posted By Fish23
Take it to a BMW dealer or a good independent and...

Take it to a BMW dealer or a good independent and have the cooling system flushed and refilled with the proper BMW-recommended coolant fluid. Make sure they check that there is no leak anywhere in...
Forum: General BMW 10-20-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Fish23
I am surprised that, with all the research and...

I am surprised that, with all the research and test driving that you did, that the 'sitting height/sightline' issue was not evident before you signed the sales agreement. When I owned a minivan and...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-19-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 975
Posted By Fish23
The reason for painting is to have them integrate...

The reason for painting is to have them integrate into the GT's boxy colour. The flaps that I purchased from the dealer were unfinished runber and were black and not far off the Black Sapphire...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Fish23
To add to 540's sage post, have a look at this: ...

To add to 540's sage post, have a look at this:

https://ca.autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoramic/the-10-biggest-mistakes-used-car-shoppers-make-183454178.html

Note #6 and #7 though all ten are worth...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-16-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,511
Posted By Fish23
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2014, 02:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By Fish23
Ask to take it to a good independent mechanic who...

Ask to take it to a good independent mechanic who knows BMWs and pay to have it thoroughly examined just for your piece of mind. Let him tell you what he found and then you decide if you still want...
Forum: General BMW 10-14-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,650
Posted By Fish23
2011 535xi Gran Turismo Male 62 3...

2011 535xi Gran Turismo

Male

62

3 (2010 335xi traded in on a 2013
335xi (with M package) both
primarily driven by my missus but
co-owned by me)
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-13-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Fish23
Very nice! Now it's official..... May you...

Very nice! Now it's official.....

May you enjoy many happy miles......


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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-13-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Fish23
If so, I wonder what he did wrong .......:)

If so, I wonder what he did wrong .......:)
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-12-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By Fish23
Went in the other day to make an appointment for...

Went in the other day to make an appointment for the seasonal tire change and was informed by my SA that they had a limited number of kits for the recall so he scheduled me for mine during that...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-12-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By Fish23
You are welcome. I love to share helpful...

You are welcome. I love to share helpful information in return for all the helpful information I have gained from this site.


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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-12-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Fish23
I too would like to welcome you and endorse all...

I too would like to welcome you and endorse all the valid suggestions made by Ernest, jad and Rogue. I too want to see the pics. We all do.

To that I can only add that, be careful or you will end...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-11-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By Fish23
Before you try any of the good suggestions so...

Before you try any of the good suggestions so far, and assuming that the car is exactly where you left it before 'the click', try moving it mannually about 5 feet or so fowards or backwards and try...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-06-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 417
Posted By Fish23
Thinking of 2015 F07

Yes you must drive one and the comfort seats in front are super for long trips. If you like your own music spring for the upgraded sound system as well. The rear camera is an option I would not want...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-06-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Posted By Fish23
Accepted offer!

I don't have it but I have seen it in my dealer's showroom and it is brown not pinky-red. Some GT-ers have that interior and can point you to their pics.


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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-05-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By Fish23
Have you joined the "I get to drive the nice...

Have you joined the "I get to drive the nice vehicle only when my better half lets me" club like daders and ap1922? At least they can take their better halves' vehicles to get fuel whereas your...
Forum: General BMW 10-04-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Fish23
Pics supplied so its official. You're in! My...

Pics supplied so its official. You're in!

My dogs Brady and Marshall are my 'Fest avatar as they are far more photogenic than I could hope to be


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Forum: General BMW 10-04-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Fish23
Yes, as is stated in the F07 forum, if there are...

Yes, as is stated in the F07 forum, if there are no pics, then it didn't happen.

That said and pending the pics, welcome to Bimmerfest and the BMW family! Happy motoring......


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Forum: General BMW 10-03-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By Fish23
Use Trickle Charger?

As a fellow Canadian of Nigel720, I fully concur and have done what he has ( less the harness) . My dealer, since 2012, has installed a 'battery tender' (trickle charger) in each new BMW and put it...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-01-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By Fish23
I heartily endorse Rogue's comments. Please keep...

I heartily endorse Rogue's comments. Please keep us informed about your Tesla experience as a GT 'alum'. (Sharp-looking ride and impressive-sounding deal).


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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By Fish23
Many thanks for the details about the recall....

Many thanks for the details about the recall. I'll impress my dealer's service adviser when I arrange for my work to be done and suggest that I drop it off the night before. I sure hope my bolts are...
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