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      01-24-2013, 10:20 AM   #89
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      01-24-2013, 12:20 PM   #90
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      01-24-2013, 01:00 PM   #91
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2007 BMW E92. The problem being that I don't daily drive. Even as I write this post, it's been over two weeks since I was behind the wheel of a car.
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      01-24-2013, 01:21 PM   #92
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I have a 2006 Honda CR-V as my daily driver, and the 128i convertible will be my weekend fun car. The 128 will never be used as a daily driver unless I want it to look like a POS in a year. I work in the city and have to parallel park every day, and my Honda's been hit an uncountable number of times by people that don't know how to parallel park and smash into it. If I worked somewhere that had a parking lot, I might drive it more often, but there's no way I'm subjecting my BMW to idiot drivers.
I understand your point. Sorry to hear the drivers in your city are such poor parkers.

I live here in DC and most folks are pretty good at parallel parking. Yes, I've had my E92 dinged and whatnot, but not horribly so. Even so, I bought it to be my daily driver, so that's how I use it. As long as nothing impugning my car's functionality happens, I don't mind and I don't enjoy it any less because of the dings.

Generally, I submit to my insurance company a claim for all the dings to be repaired under my uninsured motorist coverage. I submit this claim about every four years and that helps with keeping my car reasonably decent looking. It's the only thing for which I use the insurance. I haven't had a car accident in the 35 years I've been driving and I want something besides peace of mind for my insurance premiums.
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      01-24-2013, 07:19 PM   #93
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      01-24-2013, 07:28 PM   #94
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Bad news is that I daily my 335. Good news is that my work is an 8minute drive away
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      01-24-2013, 07:28 PM   #95
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      01-24-2013, 07:56 PM   #96
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      01-24-2013, 08:00 PM   #97
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      01-24-2013, 08:20 PM   #98
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      01-24-2013, 08:36 PM   #99
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Wow, Isuzu Vehicross? Two door. That a car that was ahead of its time..Nice
How is she running?
Running quite nicely, thank you very much Presently have a 99 5MT Trooper II in the garage which I'm taking apart to donate its 5MT to the VX.
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      01-24-2013, 09:03 PM   #100
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      01-24-2013, 09:20 PM   #101
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my m3 is my daily.i had an integra before,drove my nsx as a pleasure car,said why not have something great for the car you drive the most,so i got the m3.here's the dd-
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      01-24-2013, 09:42 PM   #102
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daily is a company fleet vehicle......2011 Ford Escape with all the trimmings like doors and an engine and such.

free car plus free gas = win
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      01-24-2013, 09:56 PM   #103
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daily is a company fleet vehicle......2011 Ford Escape with all the trimmings like doors and an engine and such.

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Fleet vehicle

2011 Ford Escape w free gas


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      01-24-2013, 10:15 PM   #104
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      01-25-2013, 08:54 AM   #105
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NICE!!!! I am a moderator on a Nissan/Infiniti forum (NICO)..

This is my daily driver... 1994 Q45

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      01-25-2013, 08:58 AM   #106
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my m3 is my daily.i had an integra before,drove my nsx as a pleasure car,said why not have something great for the car you drive the most,so i got the m3.here's the dd-
what did you use it to make is so shiny?
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      01-25-2013, 10:08 AM   #107
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e90 m3 and a 958 cayenne S. I do ~110-150 miles a day and I prefer to enjoy every minute of my drive than to put it on hold for the weekend
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      01-25-2013, 02:18 PM   #108
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Running quite nicely, thank you very much Presently have a 99 5MT Trooper II in the garage which I'm taking apart to donate its 5MT to the VX.
Awesome!.throw up pics when you complete it!
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      01-25-2013, 03:21 PM   #109
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My weekend canyon carver is my Ninja 650R!
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