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      12-08-2009, 04:49 PM   #1
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ready for winter? snow in TO tonight

left: rwd bmw
right: awd (an audi in this case)

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^Awesome

Take it easy on the roads when it comes. Here in Edmonton last weeks dump sure caused a lot of problems.
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left: rwd bmw
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That's awesome! Someone should caption it like one of those motivational pictures.
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unfair comparison.. lol e46 ci's were not offered with x-drive!
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      12-08-2009, 05:16 PM   #5
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      12-08-2009, 05:26 PM   #6
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LOL. Great pic. Summer or all seasons on the BMW?
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^Awesome

Take it easy on the roads when it comes. Here in Edmonton last weeks dump sure caused a lot of problems.
same thing in Calgary

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=328378
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so you stole that picture from here :

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=329360
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      12-08-2009, 08:37 PM   #9
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left: rwd bmw
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What tires do u have the 3? Seems like the tread pattern on the Audi is much more suited for snow to begin with. Seems like the Audi tires are cutting deeper too.
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      12-08-2009, 10:07 PM   #10
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i have a feeling that this snow storm is going to be SOFT like mcdicks soft ice cream cones. BUT since its our first snow fall of this season. the roads are going to be fucked up and people wont know how to drive.
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Heheh im still on my summers and I cant wait for the storm tonight. More snow the better. Bring it
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Heheh im still on my summers and I cant wait for the storm tonight. More snow the better. Bring it
U gunna be driving in the snow with summers!?
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^ I did that last winter -- kinda fun except dont count on stopping!
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so you stole that picture from here :

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actually i stole it from the audi forums. with that small of an incline it was probably summer tires.
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i did it on my x-drive when i was away at school last year, piece o' cake!
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i did it , apparently the dealer's 335i had summers on it and it was jan
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U gunna be driving in the snow with summers!?
Im changing to Dunlops 3ds this friday. Until then i gotta drive carefully.
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No problems for me this morning. I was quite impressed with the xDrive, the car took off from a stop with no slipping at all and I had no issues while driving as well.

I noticed my front end (except for the headlights and foglights) was completed covered in snow and ice once I got to work.
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The first two cars I saw that were in trouble were Honda Civics...not that that means anything - I live in Markham anyways...lol.

But all of the cars in trouble seemed to have been caught in the ridges created by the snowplows...
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Stupid ice build ups along the driver side edge of the windsheild drives me nuts...

Put on front defrost means my feet gets cold...
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