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      10-04-2012, 05:24 PM   #2575
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Nice! I've been scoping that out myself, but trying to decide between 5" and 7" versions.
Yeah. Tiago said the price difference would be about $30-40, so I figured I might as well get the 7". I know people say 5" is sufficient for daily spirited driving but for an extra 30-40 dollars I rather get the 7". The extra cooling can't hurt..
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      10-08-2012, 01:39 PM   #2576
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Taking my car in tomorrow morning for the last dealer service before warranty expires (time's up on 10/25 with 43k miles). Here's a list of what I'm going to ask for. Any input on things I might be forgetting?

- check cooling system (got 2 low coolant warnings last week. Probably a leak somewhere).
- wiper blades and cabin air filter
- will try to get spark plugs but not sure if they'll do it before 45k
- noticed some minor brake noise so will try to get new pads
- door lock actuators (not broken but one is making a bit of noise occasionally in cold weather)
- check battery
- cigarette lighter doesn't work/doesn't charge phone (not a fuse and I've taken the center console apart. no idea why it doesn't work).
- diagnosis of some minor squeaks and rattles that aren't really a problem but why not?

Anything else anyone can think of?

I will likely be taking the car in with full mods this time (minus Cobb in case they need to program something). No fucks given at this point. This will be the last time the dealership sees my car.
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      10-08-2012, 02:13 PM   #2577
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Taking my car in tomorrow morning for the last dealer service before warranty expires (time's up on 10/25 with 43k miles). Here's a list of what I'm going to ask for. Any input on things I might be forgetting?

- check cooling system (got 2 low coolant warnings last week. Probably a leak somewhere).
- wiper blades and cabin air filter
- will try to get spark plugs but not sure if they'll do it before 45k
- noticed some minor brake noise so will try to get new pads
- door lock actuators (not broken but one is making a bit of noise occasionally in cold weather)
- check battery
- cigarette lighter doesn't work/doesn't charge phone (not a fuse and I've taken the center console apart. no idea why it doesn't work).
- diagnosis of some minor squeaks and rattles that aren't really a problem but why not?

Anything else anyone can think of?

I will likely be taking the car in with full mods this time (minus Cobb in case they need to program something). No fucks given at this point. This will be the last time the dealership sees my car.
tell them you see oil on ground when you get home so they will look over car for any type of oil leak.

front end feels loose. mayb you will get new thrust rod bushings out of it.

there is a noise going over speed bumps... might get sway bar bushings.
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tell them you see oil on ground when you get home so they will look over car for any type of oil leak.

front end feels loose. mayb you will get new thrust rod bushings out of it.

there is a noise going over speed bumps... might get sway bar bushings.
Thanks!

Come to think of it, I think I *DO* see some oil on the ground after the car has been sitting lol
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      10-09-2012, 01:54 PM   #2579
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Hey guys, I just re-located from Florida and would like to get involved with the E9x crowd over here.
I'm located in Plano area now, let me know what's going on around here.

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Welcome to the area! There's a pretty large group of us around town. We try to do a monthly meet the last Thursday of every month at 7pm at Brickhouse in Plano.
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      10-10-2012, 04:52 AM   #2581
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I'm moving to Addison/Richardson/Plano area in couple weeks.
If any of you guys know good E90 for sale, please let me know!
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Thanks wookie420, I'll try to attend to this months. I'll send you a PM with contact info.
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just wanting to see if theres any interest.... im thinking of selling my modulare m15, of course local has first dibs lol.
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      10-10-2012, 09:05 PM   #2584
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New to DFW

Hey guys I just moved here to lewisville hopping to get involved in the E9* crowd. I'm also new to the BMW world haha
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Dang, lots of new faces around here. Welcome everyone Come out to the meets -- we need more E9x's.
I think I was the only turbo BMW at the last Thursday meet. I was lonely
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      10-11-2012, 08:24 AM   #2586
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Well sadly my cars not turbo'd haha... but where are the meets and when are they?
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Well sadly my cars not turbo'd haha... but where are the meets and when are they?
There is a standing meet the last Thursday of every month at Brickhouse Tavern in Plano around 7pm. We meet in the lot between Brickhouse and Chili's. There is also Cars and Coffee at Classic BMW (open to all cars really) but it's a madhouse so I don't go. I think it's the 1st Saturday of the month?
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      10-11-2012, 10:36 AM   #2588
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Ok, cool well maybe ill see yall at Brickhouse next time. Thanks
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Meet thread was bumped, FYI
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Guys the 13th is last Saturday of Group buy so far both 8am/2pm slots are open. Next group buy won't be for a while!! don't miss out!
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Okay the 2pm slot is gone only one left is the 8am! who will be the last one!!

PM me for last slot. first pm first serve
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I'm moving to Addison/Richardson/Plano area in couple weeks.
If any of you guys know good E90 for sale, please let me know!

I am actually putting mine up for sale soon, ordered a new Alpine White F30 335i M Sport with Coral Red interior CAN'T WAIT

I have a 2009 LCI E90 335i with a little under 33k on the odometer

Loaded minus navigation

Space gray metallic

Feel free anyone to shoot me a PM
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any one know a good detailer around town? that does clay and all that jazz? i have a buddy and probably me interested.
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any one know a good detailer around town? that does clay and all that jazz? i have a buddy and probably me interested.
Scott Hair - scottwax.com

A lot of us have used him and he does amazing work.
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      10-13-2012, 01:00 PM   #2595
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Scott Hair - scottwax.com

A lot of us have used him and he does amazing work.
+1 rep for Scott. I'm about to give him a ring for another detail.
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