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      12-09-2008, 05:04 PM   #397
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up for 14 600; Volvo was literally worth a few hundred quid, big crease in the roof (bloody kids running on top of cars outside my surgery; will be parking this one somewhere else!), and needed new clutch, discs, flywheel........

Will get some pics up tomorrow!
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      12-09-2008, 05:10 PM   #398
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didnt buy it from a dealer then? if its in need of all those bits?

Looking forward to the pics mate, and congrats once again on the purchase.

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      12-10-2008, 11:56 AM   #399
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Hi all

Had my E92 M3 for just over 2 weeks and loving it. Had an E46 M3 before that and you can's really compare the two!!

looking through the threads you all seem like a great bunch of people who are obviously into their modding so hopefully I'll fit right in!!

There's a poll running here http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=191916 regarding the new wheels I'm getting. Be sure to add your vote, as I want a UK perspective too!!

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Good to have you Nev;remember to post some pics up
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      12-10-2008, 11:59 AM   #400
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didnt buy it from a dealer then? if its in need of all those bits?
I think Nev was talking about the Volvo !
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      12-10-2008, 12:36 PM   #401
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I think Nev was talking about the Volvo !
Im talking about srai mate,
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      12-10-2008, 01:22 PM   #402
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didnt buy it from a dealer then? if its in need of all those bits?
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Im talking about srai mate,
i think what 'biscuits' is trying to say is that 'ssrai' was on about his volvo needing those bits lol, not his bmw.
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      12-15-2008, 05:05 PM   #403
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Smile Car arrives wednesday 17/12/08

My first post on here, so just popping in to say "Hello".

I'm excitedly waiting for my 318d Edition M Sport saloon in Titanium Silver. It will be my 1st BMW, so looking forward to joining the "Propellor Club".

Biscuits is a good friend of mine, and has kindly offered to help me with the idrive system. Hopefully once I get used to the car I will be on here asking more questions from you experienced chaps!

Counting down the hours.....
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      12-15-2008, 05:11 PM   #404
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My first post on here, so just popping in to say "Hello".

I'm excitedly waiting for my 318d Edition M Sport saloon in Titanium Silver. It will be my 1st BMW, so looking forward to joining the "Propellor Club".

Biscuits is a good friend of mine, and has kindly offered to help me with the idrive system. Hopefully once I get used to the car I will be on here asking more questions from you experienced chaps!

Counting down the hours.....
Christmas coming early for you mate.

Get the fooker mapped and down the Pod.

Welcome.
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      12-15-2008, 05:16 PM   #405
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Welcome newbies

Beware of the Carlos...
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      12-15-2008, 05:51 PM   #406
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My first post here. Just got my 335d Sport in black last week. Its a god damn beasthttp://www.e90post.com/forums/images/smilies/confused0068.gif
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      12-15-2008, 05:56 PM   #407
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My first post here. Just got my 335d Sport in black last week. Its a god damn beasthttp://www.e90post.com/forums/images/smilies/confused0068.gif
Welcome Smithers,

What specs on your Denzil?
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      12-15-2008, 06:00 PM   #408
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Xenon's, leather. Prof Nav., Bluetooth, heated seats, high beam assist (which freaks me out everytime it works, how the #@*!) and the connected thingy. I just cant believe how quick this car is point to point its unreal.
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      12-15-2008, 06:07 PM   #409
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Xenon's, leather. Prof Nav., Bluetooth, heated seats, high beam assist (which freaks me out everytime it works, how the #@*!) and the connected thingy. I just cant believe how quick this car is point to point its unreal.
They are rapid, was a passenger in one earlier this year, brutal is the word!
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      12-16-2008, 06:44 AM   #410
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Welcome all newbies.

I'm sure Webby will have the 318d mapped before too long

+1 beware of Carlos
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      12-16-2008, 11:22 AM   #411
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welcome all the new peeps, whats with the beware stuff about me?
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      12-16-2008, 11:34 AM   #412
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welcome all the new peeps, whats with the beware stuff about me?

Ya aving a laff aint ya.....lol
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      12-16-2008, 06:05 PM   #413
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hi

I am a new member. I ordered a new BMW 318i Edition SE model on lease and eagerly waiting for delivery. Sparkling graphite colour....thats how i found this forum.

This forum is very lively...

will post pics of my car...

One question! What kind of mileage one can expect..

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      12-16-2008, 06:13 PM   #414
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I am a new member. I ordered a new BMW 318i Edition SE model on lease and eagerly waiting for delivery. Sparkling graphite colour....thats how i found this forum.

This forum is very lively...

will post pics of my car...

One question! What kind of mileage one can expect..

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Welcome Green and congratulations on your new car.

Doesn't matter if its 1 mile or 10 on the clock, it will no doubt have had a good thrash around before you get it.

Enjoy.
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      12-16-2008, 06:13 PM   #415
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I am a new member. I ordered a new BMW 318i Edition SE model on lease and eagerly waiting for delivery. Sparkling graphite colour....thats how i found this forum.

This forum is very lively...

will post pics of my car...

One question! What kind of mileage one can expect..

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Welcome to the forum! You'll find lots of info, and banter, on here to keep you interested for a long time to come hopefully!

Last time I drove a 318i ED car (efficient dynamics) I averaged around 33mpg in town, and about 43mpg on the motorway (over 400 miles of driving). I was being fairly gentle in town because the car was literally brand spanking new (just gone on fleet), although I did work it a bit harder on the motorways...
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      12-16-2008, 06:44 PM   #416
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Welcome Green and congratulations on your new car.

Doesn't matter if its 1 mile or 10 on the clock, it will no doubt have had a good thrash around before you get it.

Enjoy.
Thanks willhollin & E92Fan..its a company car so not worried much...I have taken this over Audi A3 1.9 which would give 60 mpg..I am sure performance and driving pleasure would be quite good...
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Counting down the hours now!

My car arrives at 6.30 tonight!!

Can't wait!!!!!!
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      12-17-2008, 06:29 AM   #418
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My car arrives at 6.30 tonight!!

Can't wait!!!!!!
Good luck with the pick-up and welcome to the forum!

Christmas has come early for you then!
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