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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-23-2013, 11:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,224
Posted By TerraSlug
Under all the weight, that bandwagon must be...

Under all the weight, that bandwagon must be perilously near the ground...the body roll must be hell through the curves! ;)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-21-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,163
Posted By TerraSlug
We love our F30 too. One tip, my wife's F30 has...

We love our F30 too. One tip, my wife's F30 has the halogen lights. On new delivery, they seemed to be aimed low. We had the lights professionally checked and the tech confirmed they were much too...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-21-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,163
Posted By TerraSlug
Don't expect kudos or congratulations in the F30...

Don't expect kudos or congratulations in the F30 forum. You have departed from the herd-thinking mentality here. Here, you are supposed to regret your equipment selection and promise never to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-15-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 19,101
Posted By TerraSlug
Unhappy This thread is a tired act- not enough...

This thread is a tired act- not enough appearances by the main character. :( Some circa 2006 vintage-type posts would launch it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-09-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,226
Posted By TerraSlug
I agree with the preceding. I think my wife's...

I agree with the preceding. I think my wife's '13 F30 steers fine, especially in sport mode. I had expected the worst after reading so much criticism, before she got it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-09-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 19,101
Posted By TerraSlug
Barry has thrown the gauntlet and must be very...

Barry has thrown the gauntlet and must be very brave to challenge Bolt-the-Great. +1 on the $5 mil home.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-08-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 19,101
Posted By TerraSlug
Be careful not to underestimate BJ. His...

Be careful not to underestimate BJ. His objective was only to show the watches. Much like James Bond...would posting a digital image/ID of himself on the internet be in his best interest? Those...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-06-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 9,926
Posted By TerraSlug
Me too! Put up that first video and your PayPal...

Me too! Put up that first video and your PayPal account email to receive a few $ :D
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 9,926
Posted By TerraSlug
It's been nearly 6 weeks since my last visit to...

It's been nearly 6 weeks since my last visit to this forum and the first thread in the E60 section is Ant's. :rofl: ...3148 views!

You're capable of many more views, Ant- just post some new...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,409
Posted By TerraSlug
You can buy it on Ebay, but the Bentley printed...

You can buy it on Ebay, but the Bentley printed service manual is better and much easier to use. I bought my Bentley on Amazon.com
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,951
Posted By TerraSlug
If the leaking gasket is the lower pan gasket,...

If the leaking gasket is the lower pan gasket, then you maybe could replace the gasket, the filter, pan, and ATF yourself for about 1/4 to 1/3 that cost:
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,787
Posted By TerraSlug
Exactly. It seems sound business sense to treat...

Exactly. It seems sound business sense to treat customers fairly and at the same time earn a fair profit. Unfortunately most dealers I've done business with over the last 40 years (yeah, I'm a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By TerraSlug
I went back and checked the dealer's fees- I was...

I went back and checked the dealer's fees- I was mistaken. The only dealer fee was a $489 doc fee. Net of my trade-in value the only other $ I paid were sales taxes and tax and license.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By TerraSlug
Mine was purchased CPO, from a BMW dealership,...

Mine was purchased CPO, from a BMW dealership, 9/2010, with 26.7K mileage for $29,995 not including taxes and dealer fees- the dealer fees totaled about $700-800, it was purchased from a dealer with...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By TerraSlug
I'd buy it for that price- better deal than I got...

I'd buy it for that price- better deal than I got with the same equipment.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,474
Posted By TerraSlug
Well, over time, I also began to doubt that...

Well, over time, I also began to doubt that front, center jack point. I began imagining lifting about 18" or more, at the front, center pad, and then that brittle material cracking under pressure,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-14-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,387
Posted By TerraSlug
At realoem.com it doesn't show that Ebay jack pad...

At realoem.com it doesn't show that Ebay jack pad is for your E60:

http://realoem.com/bmw/partxref.do?part=51718268885+

It does show that this is the jack pad part # that you need(see part...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-14-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,868
Posted By TerraSlug
It's a safe bet that the Jeep Wrangler wasn't...

It's a safe bet that the Jeep Wrangler wasn't competing. I'd like to follow (in my Rubicon) an X3 or X5 on trails. I could make a fortune picking up and selling all of the parts that are knocked...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By TerraSlug
Thanks for the correction.

Thanks for the correction.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By TerraSlug
One consideration- if that 100K warranty is CPO,...

One consideration- if that 100K warranty is CPO, it expires 6 years after the car's original in-service date. If the 100K warranty is by a company other than BMW CPO, check & make certain of the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,356
Posted By TerraSlug
Ant, it's time to take your show on the road,...

Ant, it's time to take your show on the road, post it in the general, off-topic forum.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,356
Posted By TerraSlug
But, most rock stars have universal appeal!

But, most rock stars have universal appeal!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,273
Posted By TerraSlug
I haven't done it. The following links may not...

I haven't done it. The following links may not be for your exact car model/yr and include other components of the cooling system, too. Good luck.

...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,474
Posted By TerraSlug
That Arcan jack, at the Northern Tool link John...

That Arcan jack, at the Northern Tool link John posted above, will fit. Also, there's an HF low-profile floor jack that a guy in the "buyer reviews" of that jack, said that he lifted the entire...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2011, 10:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,474
Posted By TerraSlug
I'm planning to do a front side jack stand...

I'm planning to do a front side jack stand placement using that front, center jack point within the week ahead and will post here how the center jack point holds up. I'm waiting for some ordered...
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