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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-06-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 799
Posted By GroupBquattro
I would say a combination of both. 4500 seems a...

I would say a combination of both. 4500 seems a little high, maybe one higher gear and occasional brake help
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By GroupBquattro
Oh yes, the environment I guess, we are so...

Oh yes, the environment I guess, we are so desperate for 93 while folks in Europe have 98 at every pump
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By GroupBquattro
I know. Renton is not a high end neighborhood of...

I know. Renton is not a high end neighborhood of Seattle, and everything is a lot cheaper than other areas. Other gas stations there sell premium for 2.69. Driving north five miles to Bellevue...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By GroupBquattro
Pricewise, 2.81 cash 2.91 credit. Same or less...

Pricewise, 2.81 cash 2.91 credit. Same or less than other stations
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By GroupBquattro
93 octane gas in the Seattle area

For those who already know it, this is no news. For those who don't, the 76 station by the Renton Highlands Safeway sells 93 gas. Modified turbo cars love this, but even NA engines like my 540...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2016, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 866
Posted By GroupBquattro
Encouraging to know they can reach this kind of...

Encouraging to know they can reach this kind of mileage; and I was freaking out since my baby is at 99000 miles....

PS there is no flash in this picture, it's just the reflection from the glass...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 25,024
Posted By GroupBquattro
I have Contis DWS on three of my four cars. ...

I have Contis DWS on three of my four cars. Really quiet, felt the difference as soon as i changed them. For me the main reason I got them was not only quietness, but also really good wet handling
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 550
Posted By GroupBquattro
This reminds me of the time my E34 died after...

This reminds me of the time my E34 died after going over a big speedbump. I had a long Swiss Army knife with my keychain and my knee hit it perfectly when I passed over the bump and killed the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-13-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By GroupBquattro
Every car has a break in period (I don't know...

Every car has a break in period (I don't know about electric vehicles). during that time, lower rpms, fluid changes need to be made more often, and pretty much just taking it easy during the first...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,869
Posted By GroupBquattro
Oil changes are among the easiest do it yourself...

Oil changes are among the easiest do it yourself procedures, and easy to learn. But if there are limitations, due to age, health or physical disabilities, or anything that may prevent one from...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-21-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,083
Posted By GroupBquattro
Saw the prez and his motorcade navigating the icy...

Saw the prez and his motorcade navigating the icy roads at crawl speeds
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By GroupBquattro
Uninsured, underinsured and hit and run are all...

Uninsured, underinsured and hit and run are all in the same category. The advantage of this is that the deductible is usually lower than the colission coverage. This would be a colission claim, no...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By GroupBquattro
There is no question the rear panel will come...

There is no question the rear panel will come out; my E34 was hit way less than yours and they never even considered fixing, they have certain cutting points and they replace the whole thing. The...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By GroupBquattro
From the pics, looks mostly cosmetic damage. I...

From the pics, looks mostly cosmetic damage. I assume you already have a police report, if not do it ASAP. You will file a claim under uninsured motorists. Even if the insurance co sends an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 15,618
Posted By GroupBquattro
I thought you did a little burnout before taking...

I thought you did a little burnout before taking the picture; anyway, you put a lot of work in all your cars and the results are just amazing, congrats !
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 15,618
Posted By GroupBquattro
This E28 is one sweet car, I don't think I...

This E28 is one sweet car, I don't think I could've parted with it. And those tire marks in the parking lot, any idea where they came from ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By GroupBquattro
Start by checking your wheels and tires, Are they...

Start by checking your wheels and tires, Are they all up the pressure ? Kinda hard to tell with low profile tires. Did you hit anything hard lately to damage the tires and /or the wheels? Any missing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,592
Posted By GroupBquattro
I cannot speak for CA since I am only licensed to...

I cannot speak for CA since I am only licensed to sell insurance in WA, OR and AZ. In these three states, the insurance companies do not have to report to the state expired policies unless an SR22 is...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,800
Posted By GroupBquattro
Wow, Vladi, I did not realize you have a PhD in...

Wow, Vladi, I did not realize you have a PhD in Physics, how long ago did you graduate ? Must've been long time ago, because you've forgotten the fluid mechanics part.You are writing that the water...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,800
Posted By GroupBquattro
First of all, skis never glide over powder, they...

First of all, skis never glide over powder, they sink in, you see the skier from his knees up,sometimes you can't see his legs at all. The snow skis can glide over is either heavy wet or frozen. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,800
Posted By GroupBquattro
Precisely, you don't want a car to slide over the...

Precisely, you don't want a car to slide over the snow like skis do; but about the mud-snow similarities, even if you don't ski, have you seen guys ski in one meter deep powder ? Can you do the same...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,800
Posted By GroupBquattro
You can ski on snow, not so much in the mud,...

You can ski on snow, not so much in the mud, different consistency. In the desert wide tires are needed and due to the extremely low temperatures, the arctic snow is closer to desert sand than to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2015, 11:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 740
Posted By GroupBquattro
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This is the one I saw this past Summer at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7,338
Views: 186,664
Posted By GroupBquattro
Tell me about it. It's been four years since I...

Tell me about it. It's been four years since I bought this car and my wife still brings it back every now and then "do you really need four cars, when we have all this debt?" Sure, we could start by...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,592
Posted By GroupBquattro
The uninsured is the same with underinsured and...

The uninsured is the same with underinsured and it's worth having if you do not have collision coverage and medical and trust your driving. In other words I know I will not hit anyone ever, so if I...
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