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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-20-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By HBWT
No experience with it but... there is NO WAY that...

No experience with it but... there is NO WAY that I would purchase a car(any car) with the expectation of being in it for any amount of time and settle for less than what I wanted just to appease a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-18-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 601
Posted By HBWT
Been using Wolfgang for past couple of years. ...

Been using Wolfgang for past couple of years. Prefer it over Zaino. Only, it's a sealant, not a wax. As far as brews are concerned...
Trappist Rochefort 8 or 10, Abt 12, or Karmeliet...among many...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-17-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 632
Posted By HBWT
Exactly like Health Insurance. Dr charges...

Exactly like Health Insurance. Dr charges $250.00 and Ins. approves and pays $95.00. and Dr gladly accepts it as "paid in full". However, if you had to pay it out of pocket, you'd be on the hook...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-17-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 632
Posted By HBWT
From my experience with Insurance Companies here...

From my experience with Insurance Companies here in VA, YES.

You might also look at your hood for damaged paint. Stone chips on the windshield are often caused by rocks thrown onto the hood and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-16-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By HBWT
You'll be covered. Even if a rock hit that area...

You'll be covered. Even if a rock hit that area it shouldn't cause the paint to peel away like shown in the pic.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-16-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By HBWT
I use Zaino stuff too, and their cleaner is very...

I use Zaino stuff too, and their cleaner is very good. Even better is their Leather conditioner. Wipe on and walk away for an hour. Awesome feel and smell. I've read more than once that plain...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-15-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By HBWT
More than 1 forum with same post considered spam.

More than 1 forum with same post considered spam.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-15-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By HBWT
spam alert

spam alert
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-15-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By HBWT
why are you spamming the boards? Sounds like a...

why are you spamming the boards? Sounds like a cheap ad...nice!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-09-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,392
Posted By HBWT
This, and the first thing that would come to mind...

This, and the first thing that would come to mind if I were a buyer in this situation, is that performance mods mean that the vehicle has either been raced or driven very hard. I'm moving on to the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-08-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 335
Posted By HBWT
I've seen the ones that come with the OEM carpet...

I've seen the ones that come with the OEM carpet floor mats. The fasteners/anchors screw into the carpet and then the mat attaches to the anchors with velcro(or similar)
This, IIRC. Did you get...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-08-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,159
Posted By HBWT
You could with no problem, I'd think. But here...

You could with no problem, I'd think. But here of late, I've become accustomed to doing as HotRodW suggested in the very 1st reply to this thread. It's just too easy not to. I rarely ever miss. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-08-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,159
Posted By HBWT
Okay, I read the article and it doesn't say much...

Okay, I read the article and it doesn't say much for Hyundai except that they are trying to compete with EU brands...

"Hyundai plans to sell fewer than 1,000 of the Genesis in Europe annually to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,159
Posted By HBWT
Too true. I can't imagine anyone cross-shopping...

Too true. I can't imagine anyone cross-shopping the two brands. However, I recently went to a Honda dealer with my Grandfather to test drive an Accord. It was a decent car...a little better than...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-04-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 724
Posted By HBWT
My AS gave me a copy of the Service Bulletin...

My AS gave me a copy of the Service Bulletin complete with detailed instructions for the repair and it made no mention of anything mis-machined. It pointed to inadequate lubrication and potential...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-03-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By HBWT
Wow! Regardless of mileage?!!! Happy Birthday...

Wow! Regardless of mileage?!!! Happy Birthday to the OP. I hope they never figure it out. And forget calling them about updates. Just let these 19 more days quietly slip away.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-31-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,392
Posted By HBWT
Your car may(will likely) be worth a lot more if...

Your car may(will likely) be worth a lot more if you remove all the mods and sell it as unmodified. Most owners with modded cars realize that most every mod they do to their car reduces the resale...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-31-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 788
Posted By HBWT
did you drive the vehicle with a tech and...

did you drive the vehicle with a tech and reproduce the popping noise so he knew exactly what your concern was?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-30-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By HBWT
While BMW I4s have always been the benchmark for...

While BMW I4s have always been the benchmark for "I4" smoothness, the BMW I6 is near the top on the heap in terms of smoothness compared to ALL engines...only eclipsed by some flat engines (Subaru,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-28-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By HBWT
The oil change interval is calculated by fuel...

The oil change interval is calculated by fuel consumption. The indicator will let you know when the pre-determined amount of fuel has been used.
If called upon to do so, any BMW dealer will change...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-27-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 575
Posted By HBWT
Was there cream or any sweetener involved? That...

Was there cream or any sweetener involved? That would be my biggest worry. Sticky residue would be worse than black coffee...which would be about the same as hot water. If I had to guess I'd say you...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-26-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 571
Posted By HBWT
That's pathetic. I'd simply go back to the dealer...

That's pathetic. I'd simply go back to the dealer and declare that it fell off and you need them to replace it under warranty.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-15-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By HBWT
Current is E90 platform. I heard similar about...

Current is E90 platform. I heard similar about engines but a 4wd/AWD will also be available. The way engine developments have been progressing, 300+ Reliable HP from a small displacement I4 is just...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-14-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By HBWT
I've had both...great choice!

I've had both...great choice!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-13-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By HBWT
White is likely still #1 with Black running close...

White is likely still #1 with Black running close second. Those 2 colors would probably sell more than all other colors combined.
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