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Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-29-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 959
Posted By surf330
+1 on the 30 MPH limit on the Dragon. I'd just...

+1 on the 30 MPH limit on the Dragon. I'd just finished my last turn coming down the hill on the Tennessee side. At the bottom was the Blount County Sheriff with an instant on radar setup. I was...
Forum: The Detail Department 08-29-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By surf330
I used Sonax Polymer Net Shield on the wife's X5...

I used Sonax Polymer Net Shield on the wife's X5 last summer. I'm just now getting ready to apply again over Labor Day weekend. It went on and off easy and lasted very well. It's still beading...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-17-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By surf330
Looks fantastic! How difficult was it to remove...

Looks fantastic! How difficult was it to remove the headlight covers?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-17-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 632
Posted By surf330
Great looking car. Wish I was in the market to...

Great looking car. Wish I was in the market to buy. Good luck with sale.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-17-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By surf330
Can't really tell from the picture, and I'm not a...

Can't really tell from the picture, and I'm not a mechanic or much of a DIYer. However, the06 models are notorious for leaking at the valve gasket covers. The bolts used to secure the covers are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-25-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By surf330
Have had my 330i for 5 years now. I absolutely...

Have had my 330i for 5 years now. I absolutely love it. Good power but also good mileage in normal driving situations. Only problem has been the broken valve cover bolts which will allow oil...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,855
Posted By surf330
'02 Subaru Outback. Bought it to take to...

'02 Subaru Outback. Bought it to take to baseball games for my son and to take the risk of foul balls and door dings off of the BMW. Also for the AWD instead of driving the BMW in the winter. Now...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-12-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,146
Posted By surf330
Sorry to be slow here guys, but I'm still...

Sorry to be slow here guys, but I'm still confused. On a sport line 335, can you opt for the staggered setup or is square all that is available without going to the M Sport line?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-25-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 639
Posted By surf330
I had a similar situation a couple of years ago. ...

I had a similar situation a couple of years ago. They had to replace the valve in the fuel line that holds some fuel near the engine to allow the car to start. Mine failed and allowed all of the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-11-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 734
Posted By surf330
My wife and I have had a 2012 X5 335d for about a...

My wife and I have had a 2012 X5 335d for about a year and a half now. Overall we're pretty pleased with the performance and the mileage (avg. about 23 around town and 26-27 on the highway). Only a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-26-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,109
Posted By surf330
The valve covers seem to be the achilles of that...

The valve covers seem to be the achilles of that particular engine. I can't speak for the water pump or the ignition coils. The only other thing I'd say to wait for is the lock actuators. Wait...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-24-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,086
Posted By surf330
Congratulations on the sale. Somebody bought a...

Congratulations on the sale. Somebody bought a very nice vehicle. Local sale?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-18-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,086
Posted By surf330
It's not always easy being a UK fan, but I was...

It's not always easy being a UK fan, but I was born here so I just have to endure.
Forum: The Detail Department 09-18-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,363
Posted By surf330
Thanks Phil. I always enjoy your reviews and...

Thanks Phil. I always enjoy your reviews and pictures of the projects. Keep up the great work.
Forum: The Detail Department 09-17-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,363
Posted By surf330
Amazing results (as usual). Did you use the VRT...

Amazing results (as usual). Did you use the VRT on the wheel wells?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-17-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,086
Posted By surf330
If I was in the market for a different car, yours...

If I was in the market for a different car, yours would be the one. It's absolutely beautiful. Plus being local would be nice for conducting a transaction. Unfortunately I'm not in the buying time...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,357
Posted By surf330
In what ways are they completely different? I...

In what ways are they completely different? I have not had the opportunity to drive a 2007 or newer 335 so am curious on what you felt.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-10-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,255
Posted By surf330
Andrew, Thank you for sharing details of your...

Andrew,
Thank you for sharing details of your trip and the excellent pictures. I lived in Richmond for a couple of years as a young man and still can't wait to return. My wife and I came through...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,113
Posted By surf330
My Passport 8500 has served me very well. I have...

My Passport 8500 has served me very well. I have considered upgrading to the live app that's available but have not pulled the trigger.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-08-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,238
Posted By surf330
I'm pretty confident in the Subaru's...

I'm pretty confident in the Subaru's capabilities. I just haven't had a chance to try it out in any snow yet! I probably jinxed myself now for saying that and we'll get hammered with snow for the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,238
Posted By surf330
Winter driving

For those of us above the Mason-Dixon line, this time of the year dictates certain decisions be made due to snow and cold weather. Snow tires, all seasons, or park the 3 series and drive something...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-04-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,082
Posted By surf330
It's a beauty. Wish I was in the market.

It's a beauty. Wish I was in the market.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-26-2011, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 597
Posted By surf330
Looks nice!

Looks nice!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 820
Posted By surf330
$1,000 for two rear tires, mount, and balance...

$1,000 for two rear tires, mount, and balance sounds a bit high. You can pick up both front and rear tires from several premium tire manufacturers for less.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,430
Posted By surf330
How difficult was it to install these? Did it...

How difficult was it to install these? Did it require the removal of any body parts or pieces?
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