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Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 01:40 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Norm37
Plugs work great but they are only a temporary...

Plugs work great but they are only a temporary repair.

Tire repair.

https://www.tirerack.com/tires/tiretech/techpage.jsp?techid=77

Also plugs are sticky and messy so gloves are needed.
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Forum: General BMW Questions 05-14-2017, 02:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 802
Posted By Norm37
My son has the original Pilot AS tires on his 135...

My son has the original Pilot AS tires on his 135 convertible. He likes them a lot, he would never go back to run flat tires. He did buy a space saver (donut) spare tire.

The reviews on that...
Forum: European Delivery 05-08-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,514
Posted By Norm37
Why oh why respond to this 10-26-2016, 08:33 PM...

Why oh why respond to this 10-26-2016, 08:33 PM thread???:dunno::rofl:

I would think the OP is happily :) driving an X1 if he went through with the deal:dunno:
Forum: European Delivery 05-08-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Norm37
Quote from the last paragraph in the following...

Quote from the last paragraph in the following link.

"All drop-off locations require 4 days advance notice to schedule a drop off appointment either by phone or email."
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Forum: General BMW Questions 05-03-2017, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 310
Posted By Norm37
Then you definitely want to remove all traces of...

Then you definitely want to remove all traces of any blood odor.

http://www.getsmellout.com/how-to-remove-blood-smell-from-car/

# 2 sounds good a bowl of vinegar under the area where you hit...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By Norm37
Nothing wrong with that. BMY of Portland...

Nothing wrong with that.

BMY of Portland Oregon does the same.

My sons 135i convertible repair work was excellent. Took awhile as they had to order some parts from Germany they did not have...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,285
Posted By Norm37
Delete double post

Delete double post
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,285
Posted By Norm37
:rolleyes:Just had another thought, maybe the...

:rolleyes:Just had another thought, maybe the repair shop is experimenting with new ways to lift cars.

A giant is hook hanging from the ceiling.
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Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2017, 01:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,285
Posted By Norm37
I would like to see the hole on the other side....

I would like to see the hole on the other side. To see if it looks like an exit hole. This one looks like it could be a bullet:dunno: entrance hole.
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-01-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By Norm37
Stop: They are the kind of company you do not...

Stop: They are the kind of company you do not want to deal with.



Another option:

File a claim with your insurance company and let them handle the fight in this matter. Let your insurance...
Forum: European Delivery 04-28-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,117
Posted By Norm37
You might consider checking on hotel reservations...

You might consider checking on hotel reservations now. The longer you wait the harder it will be as room reservations fill up fast and get progressively more expensive the closer it gets to...
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-02-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By Norm37
Another drawback is not just snow and ice it is...

Another drawback is not just snow and ice it is also colder temperatures.

"As ambient temperatures get colder, typically in the 40-45 Fahrenheit range, summer performance tires lose a noticeable...
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-02-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By Norm37
Delete misunderstood post

Delete misunderstood post
Forum: European Delivery 03-30-2017, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,364
Posted By Norm37
Not sure this will affect ED drivers? "Travelers...

Not sure this will affect ED drivers? "Travelers driving into Germany from another country will soon need to pay short-term tolls."

We are driving with German license plates on ED cars.
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-30-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,196
Posted By Norm37
BMS Wheel Pin Tool for BMW. One works but I find...

BMS Wheel Pin Tool for BMW. One works but I find it is easier using two pins.

http://www.burgertuning.com/wheel_hanger_pin_BMW.html

Scroll down for instructions.
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-24-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 755
Posted By Norm37
Tire rack recommends replacing tires at 4/32 not...

Tire rack recommends replacing tires at 4/32 not 2/32 and to use a quarter to check tread depth not a penny.


Check the stopping distance 4/32 vs 2/32 in this video.
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Forum: European Delivery 03-09-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By Norm37
This page has a lot of good info. ...

This page has a lot of good info.

http://www.bmw-welt.com/en/visitor_information/guided_tours/welt.html

European delivery FAQ
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Forum: General BMW Questions 03-07-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By Norm37
Be sure and check on the actual in-service date. ...

Be sure and check on the actual in-service date. Some cars sold in January or February can have an in-service date of December as dealers might have put some of them in service to get a volume sales...
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-07-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By Norm37
This happens with hub centric wheels. ...

This happens with hub centric wheels.

Another option is to replace the bolts only finger tight then back off one half to one turn, lower the car remove the jack and drive back and fourth a couple...
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-30-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By Norm37
Have you considered extending the CPO warranty...

Have you considered extending the CPO warranty another year 7 years / 100,000 miles ?

http://www.bmwusa.com/standard/content/financialservices/bmwultimateprotection/extendedservicecontracts.aspx
...
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-07-2016, 02:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By Norm37
Check this one: Mileage: 155,188 So I would say...

Check this one: Mileage: 155,188 So I would say yes.

http://cpo.bmwusa.com/used/BMW/2009-BMW-3+Series-49d327660a0d0c141cf3342e41233796.htm?geoZip=94589
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-06-2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By Norm37
What about a 328i? Or even a 128i. ...

What about a 328i? Or even a 128i.
...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-22-2016, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By Norm37
Maybe you could give that a little more thought....

Maybe you could give that a little more thought. Spending a little more could get you.

A Certified Pre-Owned BMW 6 years or 100,000 mile warranty whichever comes first. The warranty starts from...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-07-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 491
Posted By Norm37
Why us on the forum instead of BMW engineers? ...

Why us on the forum instead of BMW engineers?

Quote from the downloadable 2016 M5 manual.

Breaking-in period
General information
Moving parts need time to adjust to one another
(break-in...
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-15-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,645
Posted By Norm37
Your prayer was successful.

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