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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:21 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,129
Posted By LarkHouston
Verts don't need doors!

Verts don't need doors!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:31 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,129
Posted By LarkHouston
Actually, there is enough money to get many...

Actually, there is enough money to get many people to live in Houston. I guess it's a good problem to have, but the opportunities in Houston is what brings so many here.

And I'll take the heat...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,129
Posted By LarkHouston
Well, this is one thing Cal and I can agree on! ...

Well, this is one thing Cal and I can agree on! :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By LarkHouston
I personally would buy a can of spray paint and...

I personally would buy a can of spray paint and repair the underside of the front bumpers myself. Try this website: http://www.automotivetouchup.com/

I have done this a couple of times on my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 651
Posted By LarkHouston
I'll be interested in the recommendations also. ...

I'll be interested in the recommendations also. You might call Texas German Autohaus on Edloe. I have used Hans for many years but haven't broached this subject with him.

On this topic, I am...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By LarkHouston
I had the OZ Ultra Leggera on my Z4. OZ recently...

I had the OZ Ultra Leggera on my Z4. OZ recently came out with the Leggera, which has a slightly different style which I prefer over the Ultra Leggera. Both are good light weight wheels reasonably...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By LarkHouston
I switched from OEM Bridgestone RFT to...

I switched from OEM Bridgestone RFT to Continental Extreme Contact DW GFT and I currently have Michelin PSS GFT on my 313 19". No problems at all. The reason for the switch from Contis to Michelin...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 466
Posted By LarkHouston
Sure you do. I understand, that's your story and...

Sure you do. I understand, that's your story and your sticking to it. You could have just taken the 5th Amendment.

Don't have to. I'm legal 100% of the time.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 466
Posted By LarkHouston
Cal- You don't drive your JB4 BMW on the streets...

Cal- You don't drive your JB4 BMW on the streets of California do you? I mean the BMS website clearly states:

"THESE PARTS ARE LEGAL FOR USE ONLY IN COMPETITION RACING VEHICLES AS DEFINED UNDER...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-13-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 823
Posted By LarkHouston
The circle of life: My first car was a 1968 MGB...

The circle of life:
My first car was a 1968 MGB roadster (bought in 1973), white with a black top (and wire wheels):
And my current roadster (bought in 2014, some 41 years later), also white with a...
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 06-03-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,037
Posted By LarkHouston
Hey, hey don't be giving him any ideas!:nono:

Hey, hey don't be giving him any ideas!:nono:
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 06-03-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,037
Posted By LarkHouston
The list of people I owe money to is long and...

The list of people I owe money to is long and distinguished. Consider yourself in good company, but at the back of the line. :rofl:
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 06-02-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,037
Posted By LarkHouston
Maybe they changed the rules, but I haven't paid...

Maybe they changed the rules, but I haven't paid anything, and I have an avatar.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-30-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 905
Posted By LarkHouston
I know you were. Of course, the "is" bumper...

I know you were. Of course, the "is" bumper looks good! You would know! :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-29-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 905
Posted By LarkHouston
I give up. What does it say about me, as a...

I give up. What does it say about me, as a person?

Other than, I was extremely patient with the mechanic who was driving it when it was hit in the rear by an inattentive kid while it was in for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-29-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 905
Posted By LarkHouston
This damage was just a couple dollars shy of $5K:

This damage was just a couple dollars shy of $5K:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By LarkHouston
I have had it replaced twice and, knock on wood,...

I have had it replaced twice and, knock on wood, no problems with the dash. Now I will add that they broke my windshield on one of the times. Of course, they replaced it on their nickel.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-19-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 295
Posted By LarkHouston
With all the paint cracking this is not really a...

With all the paint cracking this is not really a DIY.

And I assume there is more to the story or he would get the other guys insurance company to fix it. But not all rear ends are 100% the guy...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 720
Posted By LarkHouston
I had BMW pick up 1/2 of the cost of a steering...

I had BMW pick up 1/2 of the cost of a steering rack replacement on a Z4 I owned. It was a known problem that was corrected with July 2006 builds and mine was a June 2006 build.

On your issue, I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 385
Posted By LarkHouston
Most of the high end car dealers hire an...

Most of the high end car dealers hire an independent contractor to make ready used cars. They can do wonders for a lot less money. Contact the used car manager at some dealers and get some names. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-13-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By LarkHouston
One warning about Contis. They can be hard to...

One warning about Contis. They can be hard to get if you need a replacement in a hurry. Discount Tire says this is a common problem. I've had to wait a week on two occasions for replacement tires...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 05-12-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By LarkHouston
They can repair a hole. Done all the time, for...

They can repair a hole. Done all the time, for example, when people remove their front license plate and have the bracket holes repaired. I have a guy who, I am pretty sure could fix that for about...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By LarkHouston
Don't forget the suspension. 167K means likely...

Don't forget the suspension. 167K means likely issues as to shocks, bushings, etc. You would absolutely want to spend the money to have a competent and qualified BMW shop take a look at everything....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By LarkHouston
Dimisa tips: http://www.dimisatips.com/ I...

Dimisa tips: http://www.dimisatips.com/

I don't have any shots from the side. But I had these tips put on when my car was rear ended and the tips to the BMW PE had to be replaced. Since I had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,372
Posted By LarkHouston
Some time ago one prescient Fester said that with...

Some time ago one prescient Fester said that with the aging of the e9x platform and prices for used ones in the range of teenagers that more and more kids would be buying them and filling these pages...
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