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F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current)
The 5 Series Gran Turismo -- now available in the USA as a 535i, 550i and 550i xDrive model.

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Old 06-04-2012, 05:09 PM
gmblack3 gmblack3 is offline
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Torture is...

Not having enough time to get them mounted till Friday, after waiting 4 weeks for them to come in.

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Old 06-04-2012, 06:20 PM
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Did you at least open the boxes?? Of course the suspense is killing us too!
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Old 06-04-2012, 08:40 PM
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Open them please!!!
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Old 06-05-2012, 04:32 AM
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I opened just one to for 5 mins. Then packed it back up.

I'm polishing a black Infiniti this week, so I get to stare at the boxes while I polish crappy Infiniti self healing clear coat. The self healing feature was such an epic fail that they stopped in 2010.

On early Friday they will get sealed with 2 applications of Wolf's Rim Shield, then over to Discount Tire to get some Michelin PS A/S installed.
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Old 06-05-2012, 06:52 PM
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Oh man, so maybe pictures by Saturday??
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Old 06-05-2012, 07:44 PM
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Oh man, so maybe pictures by Saturday??
That's the plan. Fingers crossed.

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Old 06-06-2012, 07:15 AM
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Hurry the F up!!!!!!!
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Old 06-06-2012, 10:14 PM
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Hurry the F up!!!!!!!
mp



I'm done with that PITA infiniti, but tomorrow is the wife's birthday. Maybe I'll send her out for a all day spa.

I have the appointment for install on Friday.
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Kelleners Hamburg Graphite Silver Metallic 19x8.5/9.5 Michelin PS A/S+ Gloss to the max by me.

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Old 06-08-2012, 07:38 AM
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More torture-Finally unpacked the rest of the wheels today. One of the rears has a few small defects, so Bavauto is sending me another wheel and I will have it on Wed. I'll get the other 3 wheels sealed today and wait for Wed. Install on Thursday it appears.
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Hers-12 535i GT DSMB/Cinnamon Welt 1/31/2012

Kelleners Hamburg Graphite Silver Metallic 19x8.5/9.5 Michelin PS A/S+ Gloss to the max by me.

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Old 06-08-2012, 06:38 PM
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Kelleners Hamburg 19x9.5/8.5.



Sealed up 3 of them today. Replacement for the 4th should be here on Wed. It had a few factory blems that I was not happy with. So Bavauto has another on the way.
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Kelleners Hamburg Graphite Silver Metallic 19x8.5/9.5 Michelin PS A/S+ Gloss to the max by me.

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Old 06-09-2012, 06:34 PM
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GASP!! WOW!! Those are beautiful! They are going to look sweet!
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Old 06-09-2012, 11:24 PM
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GASP!! WOW!! Those are beautiful! They are going to look sweet!
Thank you! Cant wait to get them installed.
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Hers-12 535i GT DSMB/Cinnamon Welt 1/31/2012

Kelleners Hamburg Graphite Silver Metallic 19x8.5/9.5 Michelin PS A/S+ Gloss to the max by me.

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Old 06-10-2012, 05:24 PM
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Hotness!
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:56 AM
devgil devgil is offline
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did you ever get them mounted ??? Or was this just a show off moment.
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