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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 650
Posted By twestrope
Any issues with X5 50i in snow?

I live in Colorado and am thinking of getting a CPO X5 50i. Any issues with that model in snow? I didn't know if the high torque made starts harder in snow/ice? Are the standard tires an issue? ...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-11-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 597
Posted By twestrope
1996 Z3 purchase

An out of state relative of mine is looking at a 96 Z3, 70k mi, new top, records. Car is described as in very good condition. He is running a Carfax. I did a search but didn't find much. I know this...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By twestrope
Thoughts on this 2009 535xi

I am looking for a car for my wife. Her MB E350 4matic lease is almost up. We drove a 328xi, A6, 530xi and 535xi. She liked the 535xi the best. It is a 2009 535xi, service loaner car, CPO'ed, 21k...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-20-2009, 06:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,657
Posted By twestrope
Rennlist.com is the best I found. I have owned...

Rennlist.com is the best I found. I have owned three 993's: 1995, 1996, 1997.

993's: 1995- early 1998. Last of the air cooled engines with a classic body. Plain interiors but prices hold up...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-09-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 280
Posted By twestrope
Working on a deal, need 2009 335xi coupe MF

I have searched all the posts by Tarry of LeaseCompare showing the residual and MF. It seems the last one I can find for 2009 335xi coupes is from August showing .0145 and 57% (15k mi). The Sept...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By twestrope
Colorado has a very nice climate (although not...

Colorado has a very nice climate (although not this year- rain!) from late March - October and then hit and miss after that. I have a Land Cruiser that is a great winter car so the car would sit at...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By twestrope
Price thoughts: 2006 330ci Conv. ZHP

What are your thoughts on the following car.

2006 330Ci Convertible
10k miles
2 owner
CPO, through mid 2012
Performance pkg
Premium pkg
Steptronic
Cold weather pkg
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 977
Posted By twestrope
Convertible top care question

I just sold my '97 911 cab. The only thing I did not like about it was you were not supposed to keep the top down for extended periods (like overnight) due to an issue with the cables and you were...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2007, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By twestrope
Input on price

I am thinking about a 2005 330cic ZHP loaded with all options (6 spd, nav, prem pkg, cwp, xenon, prem sound, leather, plus all the ZHP items). 15k miles and has been taken care of, private party...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2007, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By twestrope
ED in April: what to expect for snow/road conditions

I am starting to plan for an early April ED. Rough plans would be to go from Munich -Lucern - Lake Como - Tucsany - Salzburg - Munich.

I am kind of locked into early April due to other issues. I...
Forum: European Delivery 08-23-2007, 12:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By twestrope
Benefits of doing a pre reservation??

I have searched posts going back to late 2006. I see mention of doing a pre-reservation indicatiing it puts you in the que and gives you a better chance for your desired pick-up date rather than...
Forum: European Delivery 08-13-2007, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By twestrope
May 08 ED when can I make reservations?

I am planning to do a late April or early May 08 ED on a 335xi coupe. My wife and I are taking our mothers (widows) who love to travel but have no one to go with. :angel: My concern is about...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-17-2007, 10:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 347
Posted By twestrope
Need WA State expertise with titles / mileage

Last year I purchased a 1996 993 from a Seattle owner. I am in Denver and registered the car in Colorado. I sold it last month. The new CO title does not show mileage. The Carfax does not show...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2007, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 582
Posted By twestrope
Possibility of assuming a 335 lease

I have been going back and forth between a newer S4 cab or waiting to see if the E93 will be offered in an xi and then doing ED next spring. The S4's seem over priced compared to the 335i and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2006, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,238
Posted By twestrope
I think the big fear came in the last few months...

I think the big fear came in the last few months after they published the reports on that group of terrorists in London (I believe) that were ready to do a test run. This is the indcident that led...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2006, 11:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,238
Posted By twestrope
My mistake I thought I had posted this on the ED...

My mistake I thought I had posted this on the ED Board.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-25-2006, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,238
Posted By twestrope
Suggestions for a quick winter ED?

I had been planning a summer ED with my wife. After several discussions she will go if I want her to but prefers not to do any international flying due to the craziness in the world. Rather than...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2006, 04:52 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 14,328
Posted By twestrope
Prices are coming

I am trying to decide between a used 911 or wating for the new 335i but the question about pricing is holding me back. Frustrating as I found a great price on a 1 owner low mile 911 and have until...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2006, 12:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,823
Posted By twestrope
Blax - thank you for you input. I did...

Blax - thank you for you input.

I did spend several hours yesterday searching the forums and could not find anything comparing the E90's to the E46's. I know BMW owners seem loyal to the brand...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,823
Posted By twestrope
Thanks for all your help. I guess it is true...

Thanks for all your help. I guess it is true that owning a BMW must make you perceive yourself as being better than everyone else.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2006, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By twestrope
2002 540i questions

I am looking at a 2002 540i with 27,000 miles from a private owner. It is a CPO. I believe it is almost out of the original BMW warranty period. Car appears to be in very good condition. Car has...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-13-2006, 03:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,823
Posted By twestrope
New to BMW's: E90 vs E46 differences

I am a car enthusiast and have almost pulled the cord on a 3 series several times. I am thinking about it again. It will either be a 330i or a 330xi as I live in Denver. It will also be...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-08-2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,685
Posted By twestrope
Used X5 reliability??

I am considering another attempt at an X5. Last fall I purchased a 2001 X5 30k miles. It was an out of state purchase and when I inspected it the stabilizer bar needed replacement. They replaced...
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