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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-27-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,690
Posted By EdCT
I'd second the suggestion to look at the Fiat 124...

I'd second the suggestion to look at the Fiat 124 - it's (arguably) better looking, slightly larger and heavier (100lbs) and more "grown up" - it might bridge the gap between miata/2 series nicely.
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Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-03-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By EdCT
Thanks ;):thumbup:

Thanks ;):thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-03-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,032
Posted By EdCT
It's no different from BMW calling its two-door...

It's no different from BMW calling its two-door version of the 3 series the 4 series.

I'm not sure why you think it is :dunno:
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-01-2016, 05:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By EdCT
VINS were standardized in the early 80's. Country...

VINS were standardized in the early 80's. Country of origin (manufacturing) is compulsory for cars destined to the US.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-24-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,129
Posted By EdCT
It's apples vs oranges - with a convertible, you...

It's apples vs oranges - with a convertible, you can drop the top, and there's nothing quite like it.

I drive my car year-round, with snow tires on smaller rims during winter - it's comfortable...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-23-2016, 09:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,170
Posted By EdCT
duplicate

duplicate
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-23-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,170
Posted By EdCT
Taconic Parkway to the exit for 44 east. Take...

Taconic Parkway to the exit for 44 east. Take that into Millbrook and enjoy the Millbrook diner, right in town.

Then try out the Millbrook Winery and get back on 44 and head into CT - from there...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-21-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 947
Posted By EdCT
Staying home that night would've reduced their...

Staying home that night would've reduced their risk of fatal injury by one hundred percent. :rolleyes:
Forum: Off-Topic 06-21-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 947
Posted By EdCT
The false or unwarranted assumption is that they...

The false or unwarranted assumption is that they would have survived had they worn their seatbelts. You have no way of knowing that. I thought I made that clear in the logical fallacy I sited.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-21-2016, 06:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 777
Posted By EdCT
Let's make sure he's talking about the same car...

Let's make sure he's talking about the same car ...

2006 330i's (and 325's) were E90's as sedans only, coupes and convertibles were E46's.

E90's were in their first year of production then.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-20-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 947
Posted By EdCT
It's a fallacy of presumption, of which there are...

It's a fallacy of presumption, of which there are many, but loosely speaking, your conclusion, that the kids would've survived had they been belted in, cannot be known.
...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-20-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 947
Posted By EdCT
The problem with your conclusion (which is really...

The problem with your conclusion (which is really a premise), is had the occupants been belted in, they could've died anyway, you're making a leap, an assumption that they might've survived.

They...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-19-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,170
Posted By EdCT
From CA's post: "Take Haviland Hollow road a...

From CA's post:

"Take Haviland Hollow road a few miles across the state line to Connecticut and at the end of the road go left on Route 37. Stay on 37 to Sherman CT and then go left (north) on...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-19-2016, 06:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By EdCT
Check out Kent's site, it's the ultimate old Merc...

Check out Kent's site, it's the ultimate old Merc resource.

In short, Kent says if you're buying an old Merc, you should have a fair degree of DIY skills, he follows the old mantra, there's...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-19-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 947
Posted By EdCT
One great thing about the law is it doesn't allow...

One great thing about the law is it doesn't allow for these kinds of logical fallacies.

;)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
Well yes, I have, and it's a very nice cruiser, a...

Well yes, I have, and it's a very nice cruiser, a boulevardier cruiser. That's why I labeled it as such.



"Best choice" is subjective, this is where you get onto trouble. There may be people...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
I'm not the one who has a problem with 4 cylinder...

I'm not the one who has a problem with 4 cylinder engines, so I'd be happy to have one - however, I'm not in the market right now, thanks. ;)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
As expected, you completely miss the point. ...

As expected, you completely miss the point.

I'm glad you enjoy your boulevardier cruiser, the 650 - it's a status purchase, indeed !!! Looks good in drone shots as well as three quarter - must...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-15-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,170
Posted By EdCT
Great post!

Great post!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-14-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
Our M35x is one of the best cars I've ever...

Our M35x is one of the best cars I've ever driven/owned. It annoys the crap out of me they couldn't just keep the goodness going. My father in-law also had an M35x and then upgraded to the M37x (now...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-14-2016, 04:14 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
Well hello Mr Hostile, ;) You seem to have a...

Well hello Mr Hostile, ;)

You seem to have a little difficulty with reading comprehension so I'll have to remind you that that my post, which you've taken great offense to, and which you've...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,032
Posted By EdCT
I think both cars have grown kind of big to be...

I think both cars have grown kind of big to be desirable as convertibles. That's my opinion, but my car is about as large as I like a convertible to be.

Barring that, the Merc looks good from the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
I get that you're not an enthusiast, that...

I get that you're not an enthusiast, that "driving" as an act isn't your thing - you need a car with a big engine, and lots of options to keep you happy on your runs to Starbucks.

What you don't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-13-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
If all you want is a smooth ride and lots of...

If all you want is a smooth ride and lots of electronic gizmos at value pricing, then yes, the Q50 is your car, but if you're a keen driver who wants the best balanced car for the occasional track...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-12-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 25,932
Posted By EdCT
Someone wanting a BMW isn't necessarily looking...

Someone wanting a BMW isn't necessarily looking for an Infiniti, that's all I said. For our family car, I chose an Infiniti M35x over a 5 series, so i wasn't one of them ... :dunno:
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