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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-21-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,060
Posted By Tanin
I have driven every model of the 5...

I have driven every model of the 5 (E24/E28/E34/E39/E60/F10). Loved the E28 but BMW ruined the E34 with a poor chassis, engine and weight. The E39 was amazing but that's when they hit the law of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,621
Posted By Tanin
BMW hit the intended mark spot on. They evolved...

BMW hit the intended mark spot on. They evolved and refined the car in nearly every way. The problem is me. I'm the guy who gets in the 997 and immediatly puts PSM in Sport Mode. All the reasons...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-14-2011, 10:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,621
Posted By Tanin
For reference I think my E60 is isolated and I...

For reference I think my E60 is isolated and I don't expect a 5 series to be as engaging to drive as a 335 but the F10 I drove felt numb. Soft close doors, insulation, and added refinement made me...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-14-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,621
Posted By Tanin
I drove the new 550 sport (6 speed) a couple...

I drove the new 550 sport (6 speed) a couple weeks ago and sadly, it convinced me I will never own one. I personally like the looks, the engine, and interior but not at the expense of driver...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-26-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,664
Posted By Tanin
Your 335xi will reward you with a much more...

Your 335xi will reward you with a much more engaging behind the wheel experience than the 5.

Enjoy your new ride.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Tanin
With the TT ...................the answer is very...

With the TT ...................the answer is very different and very simple :thumbup:

http://www.burgertuning.com/

http://burgertuning.com/images/BMW_Juice_Box_Stage_3_JB3.jpg
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2010, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Tanin
For a NA E60 you are wasting your money (IMO)...

For a NA E60 you are wasting your money (IMO) attempting to make enough HP for you to feel a difference. I had your engine in my previous 2 vehicles and did the CAI, exhaust, etc. All it did was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,421
Posted By Tanin
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,421
Posted By Tanin
I want Anthracite but can't find the option.

I want Anthracite but can't find the option.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-29-2010, 12:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,263
Posted By Tanin
Ordering a 6 sp. F10 550. Have a couple ??

Both the STEP and Sport auto are listed as options and attempting to confirm if 205 or 2TB aren't optioned the order will default to a manual transmission.

I have Anthracite headliner on my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-17-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,173
Posted By Tanin
IMO this was less a test drive than a handful of...

IMO this was less a test drive than a handful of BMW exec's grabbing a "fleet car" and heading to Utah for the weekend. Both cars were loaded with ski equipment and friends not clipboards and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-16-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,173
Posted By Tanin
F10 550 (?) in Park City - PICS

Took the family to Park City last week and leaving the mountain on Sunday saw these two vehicles in the parking lot. A full day on the slopes with van full of 4 exhausted kids a stop wasn’t going to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 14,355
Posted By Tanin
When I was younger.... My cars always felt...

When I was younger....

My cars always felt under powered

My beer was never cold enough

....and my girlfriends never had enough "hot" friends.


Age has only curbed one of those issues....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 14,355
Posted By Tanin
If you are satisfied with the perrformace of the...

If you are satisfied with the perrformace of the 528 you purchased the right engine. Congrats, it's a great engine and chasis.

FYI....Here is another German car that was designed without a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2010, 09:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,264
Posted By Tanin
Those pinstrip have been an Alpina trademark for...

Those pinstrip have been an Alpina trademark for many years. Wouldn't be surprised if the Germans (not specifically Alpina ) utilized the unattractive feature before the Japanese.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,390
Posted By Tanin
Take a look at the link below. No question...

Take a look at the link below.

No question that it would be on my current car if I had your engine and guarantee I'll JB my next 550 in June. :angel:

...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,820
Posted By Tanin
If you are even considering an E36 M3 the E60 ...

If you are even considering an E36 M3 the E60 will feel isolated and soft. I do enjoy my 5 but in no way is it more satisying to drive from a visceral, engaged perspective than the 3 series.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,264
Posted By Tanin
Not a fan of pinstrips on the E60 but could...

Not a fan of pinstrips on the E60 but could overlook them if it also said Alpina.

http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q116/mm0dxc/800px-2007_Alpina_B5_S.jpg
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,390
Posted By Tanin
Just before my 18th birthday I moved out of my...

Just before my 18th birthday I moved out of my parents home. Turned on my POS radar detector and headed up the coast of California, driving "like an idiot" on my way to school.

As I suggested you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,390
Posted By Tanin
Am I missing something:confused: Unless you...

Am I missing something:confused:

Unless you live at home and your parents bought you the vehicle why does it matter if they think your "being an idiot."

Likewise, if you do live at home and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-27-2009, 09:51 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,109
Posted By Tanin
My guess is the 535 and 550 will have similar...

My guess is the 535 and 550 will have similar layout with different tips. Possibly soomething like this.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=210043&stc=1&d=1259344191
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,910
Posted By Tanin
I amended your statement for accuracy.

I amended your statement for accuracy.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-07-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,442
Posted By Tanin
My post addressed that the M aero kit can be...

My post addressed that the M aero kit can be purchased seperately and added to a vehicle. My '07 550 does have the SP and I added the M-kit to the vehicle before delivery at the VDC. It wasnt...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2009, 02:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,442
Posted By Tanin
My understanding as well. If you want the 4.8...

My understanding as well. If you want the 4.8 and SP you are stuck with the M-body kit.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2009, 01:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,350
Posted By Tanin
I would rather live with grey headliner than...

I would rather live with grey headliner than black leather. Stick with the NB
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