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      01-07-2015, 06:50 PM   #1
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Not too many of us are there?! I just joined today!

Warranty = over. *fingers crossed*
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      01-07-2015, 09:20 PM   #2
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Not too many of us are there?! I just joined today!

Warranty = over. *fingers crossed*
congrats! drive and enjoy
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      01-07-2015, 09:26 PM   #3
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Man, you almost joined twice in 2 years. =P Any dinky prizes or brown ribbons for the 10k mile club?
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      01-07-2015, 10:23 PM   #4
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Man, you almost joined twice in 2 years. =P Any dinky prizes or brown ribbons for the 10k mile club?
I've heard the prize for 10,000 miles is a free dress. Personally, I wouldn't know, though.
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      01-07-2015, 11:45 PM   #5
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As long as the dress gets here in time for the big ball. =) I'll also accept douchey bmw model attire.

IEDEI - how's she feel at the 50k mark? Exactly the same? How many miles have you put on now? like 15k?
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      01-07-2015, 11:54 PM   #6
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Ha! No one invited me to the big ball. Must be V.I.P. only.
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      01-08-2015, 05:08 AM   #7
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Wow. Drive it in good health and prosper .
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Getting close, 48k! Just had my last service-oil and brakes.
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      01-09-2015, 09:18 AM   #9
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I misread '50k smiles club'.

I'm one of them lol.

(Only 27k miles on my car though)

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      01-09-2015, 10:43 AM   #10
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I'm there and loving it
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      01-09-2015, 10:59 AM   #11
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I'm a two-fer: 50 yrs + and 50G +.

And it doesn't seem that I'm slowing down much

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      01-09-2015, 12:42 PM   #12
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As long as the dress gets here in time for the big ball. =) I'll also accept douchey bmw model attire.

IEDEI - how's she feel at the 50k mark? Exactly the same? How many miles have you put on now? like 15k?
feels GREAT greg. still tight as a torniquette!


special donut celebration today celebrating 50k miles!!! cheers fellas!!
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      01-09-2015, 01:07 PM   #13
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feels GREAT greg. still tight as a torniquette!


special donut celebration today celebrating 50k miles!!! cheers fellas!!
Now that you put the 0 in the snow, go drive/draw a 5, too! Celebrate properly. Ha! Or 50 donuts for 50k miles?
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      01-09-2015, 01:24 PM   #14
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I'm on 55k miles. Still feels nice and tight, dirty though!
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Damn you Al Gore , normally(..) we also have snow overhere, but this season nothing, 10 degrees Celsius and hurricans almost. Bikinitime lol.

I want snow.


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I misread '50k smiles club'.

I'm one of them lol.

(Only 27k miles on my car though)

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LOL Excellent Robin

72.000km, i'm almost in the club........
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WOW !
congrats! proud of you brother!!!
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      01-11-2015, 07:57 PM   #18
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Congrats, im on 30.000mls and am taking mine back to have the rear diff, diff mount, and subframe inspected due to me feeling alot of slack in the drive train, whenever i go on or off the throttle i get a dull thud from one of those areas,,

It happened once before and BMW had the whole thing apart and couldnt find anything wrong officially.
When i spoke to the technician he said the the diff hanger bolts were loose but wasnt sure how or if that was the issue.
It came back working perfectly so i assume for now that the bolts have worked loose again.

Clearly this is a torque issue as opposed to mileage, as you guys say your car still feels tight as a drum..
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Congrats, im on 30.000mls and am taking mine back to have the rear diff, diff mount, and subframe inspected due to me feeling alot of slack in the drive train, whenever i go on or off the throttle i get a dull thud from one of those areas,,

It happened once before and BMW had the whole thing apart and couldnt find anything wrong officially.
When i spoke to the technician he said the the diff hanger bolts were loose but wasnt sure how or if that was the issue.
It came back working perfectly so i assume for now that the bolts have worked loose again.

Clearly this is a torque issue as opposed to mileage, as you guys say your car still feels tight as a drum..
could it be engine mounts? hope you solve your issues!
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could it be engine mounts? hope you solve your issues!

cheers.

It definately effecting the rear end. to the point the car looses traction alot more and you can feel the car flexing/twisting like it has flat rear tyres.

will drop it off wednesday and keep you updated.
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cheers.

It definately effecting the rear end. to the point the car looses traction alot more and you can feel the car flexing/twisting like it has flat rear tyres.

will drop it off wednesday and keep you updated.
If rear end, I'd look at shocks, shock mounts, and differential and subframe bushings (none of which should suffer early failure).

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