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04-15-2008, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,438
Posted By emps

+2 Those climate control rings bug me every time...

+2 Those climate control rings bug me every time I turn them. My baby's toys feel sturdier than them. Let's not even get into the door pins either. If it weren't for Chris Bangle and his bubbly...
03-18-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,428
Posted By emps

Big downgrade, but the baby comes first and the...

Big downgrade, but the baby comes first and the E90 M3 sedan i'll wait for the second production year. The C was a cheap option until then.
03-17-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,428
Posted By emps

Ha, we had a baby and boy did I try to make that...

Ha, we had a baby and boy did I try to make that carseat fit the back seats but it just wouldn't fit right properly. Plus a vert with an infant in the back isn't the greatest. The C300 will tie us...
03-17-2008, 04:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,428
Posted By emps

I'm Jetblackchew over there. I haven't been...

I'm Jetblackchew over there. I haven't been there in awhile except to sell off some of my mods I had. Still have a Hamann front lip I can't get rid of :rolf:. It was a Jet Black with Imola Red...
03-17-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,428
Posted By emps

E46 M3 Convertible as well ...

E46 M3 Convertible as well

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e56/tonycnn/car1.jpg
03-14-2008, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,242
Posted By emps

Big difference from the E46 M3 to the C300. I...

Big difference from the E46 M3 to the C300. I had a 2003 E46 M3 Vert and miss it, but I also needed something practical for the baby so the C300 4matic was a decent alternative although the e90 M3...
02-23-2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,468
Posted By emps

Not sure if Paramus is too far for you but...

Not sure if Paramus is too far for you but Prestige was great for me. $500 over invoice back in November and the car was in stock. They're the largest MB dealer in the east, second in the country to...
02-21-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,173
Posted By emps

I've got the V1 as well and worked well on the...

I've got the V1 as well and worked well on the M3. It was hardwired with the remote display in the ashtray.

RLE just posted a DIY on hardwiring a V1 to a C. Read here...
02-20-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,016
Posted By emps

Ugh, I just ordered a set of PY21W Silvervisions...

Ugh, I just ordered a set of PY21W Silvervisions for the corners.:smash:
02-20-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,581
Posted By emps

Sure, here's 3 other threads on detailing that...

Sure, here's 3 other threads on detailing that I've tried to help other members, guy or girl. :crazy:

https://mbworld.org/forums/showthread.php?t=224810&highlight=...
02-19-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,581
Posted By emps

Glad it worked out! :y You might want to...

Glad it worked out! :y

You might want to check out the Nano Polish I mentioned in the earlier post. You probably won't need an Orbital polisher (I use the porter cable 7424 for my detailing) for...
02-19-2008, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,605
Posted By emps

Yes but it's free for 365 days. Thanks for...

Yes but it's free for 365 days.

Thanks for the link
02-19-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,581
Posted By emps

It's worked on bigger scratch marks than ora12...

It's worked on bigger scratch marks than ora12 has. It will probably take off most of it if the clear has been scratched too bad. The dividers in the midtown tunnel are plastic and the markings on...
02-19-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,581
Posted By emps

http://autogeek.net/clbaandlu.html Clay...

http://autogeek.net/clbaandlu.html

Clay works magic on cars. Typically, I clay my car twice a year. Springtime, right after the Winter and in the Fall when prepping the car for the winter. It...
02-19-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,473
Posted By emps

nice, thanks for the link

nice, thanks for the link
02-19-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,581
Posted By emps

Don't use compound, you'll end up scratching the...

Don't use compound, you'll end up scratching the clearcoat even more. Pick up a clay bar and some Menzerna nano polish. http://autogeek.net/menzerna-of-germany.html ...
02-11-2008, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By emps

My friend owns a body shop in Queens that does...

My friend owns a body shop in Queens that does auto painting. He painted my jet black M3 fender and front bumper when it got scratched up. He's right on Queens Blvd over the 59th st bridge. Car...
02-06-2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,033
Posted By emps

yeah, the nano polish is for taking out scratches...

yeah, the nano polish is for taking out scratches and spider webbing on the car. Megs would be good for scuffs, but probably won't get into scratches and webbing because of our nano particle...
02-06-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,194
Posted By emps

Styling and inexpensive.

Styling and inexpensive.
02-06-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,033
Posted By emps

Our cars have the Mercedes Nano Particle clear...

Our cars have the Mercedes Nano Particle clear coat. You need a polish strong enough to remove the scratches. Menzerna Nano Polish is what Mercedes uses at their plants and is available at online...
02-05-2008, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,033
Posted By emps

Started with a wash, clay, Klasse AIO, then 3...

Started with a wash, clay, Klasse AIO, then 3 layers of Klasse SG. I do this at the start of spring and then the fall. In between, two bucket washes another layer of SG and top with a carnuba wax...
02-04-2008, 03:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,358
Posted By emps

I have the same phone on Sprint and works via...

I have the same phone on Sprint and works via Bluetooth without any problems.
01-30-2008, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,304
Posted By emps

Brabus 720hp v12 C w204

Slightly modded :zoom: :crazy:

http://www.edmunds.com/apps/vdpcontainers/do/vdp/articleId=124323/pageNumber=1#1
01-29-2008, 11:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By emps

They're probably the Carlsson 1/11 Brilliants. ...

They're probably the Carlsson 1/11 Brilliants. More pics here... http://tuningsalad.blogspot.com/2007/03/carlsson-ck35-tuning-kit-for-new.html
01-29-2008, 10:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By emps

They look exactly like Hamann HM2 rims I was...

They look exactly like Hamann HM2 rims I was considering on my M3. They look real nice on the w204s.
01-29-2008, 08:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By emps

Reason I found some pics of the w204 is because I...

Reason I found some pics of the w204 is because I was looking for the new M3 Ericsson pics. I miss my M3 and now considering going back to the M3 with the new tuning/bodykits that's being done on...
01-28-2008, 10:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By emps

Carlsson Pics from the Tokyo Auto Salon Show 2008

http://autos.modifiedguide.com/content/eventCoverage/TokyoAutoSalon2008/set6/fullsize/MG_Tokyo_Auto_Salon_img_1782.jpg...
01-16-2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,422
Posted By emps

Call the dealer. If that's the case make the...

Call the dealer. If that's the case make the point that this was an intergral part of why you purchased Teleaid and there should be some sort of reimbursement since this is an advertised feature of...
01-16-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By emps

Saw that on autoblog yesterday. Sad sight to see...

Saw that on autoblog yesterday. Sad sight to see that the first new M3s in the US all busted up like that. Worse that BMW might fix those that aren't completely totaled. I'd avoid any 1's, 3's, or...
01-15-2008, 10:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By emps

M3 Sedan and Coupe pricing came out yesterday. ...

M3 Sedan and Coupe pricing came out yesterday. Much lower than I had expected. I might have to get back a M3.

Official: Pricing for the M3

M3 E92: $57,275

M3 E90: $54,575

(includes $775...
01-14-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,020
Posted By emps

Thanks for the info. Had a problem in our...

Thanks for the info. Had a problem in our community with break-ins last year during a holiday weekend. Thieves broke into cars and hit the garage door openers to get into houses so we're hesitant...
01-14-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,020
Posted By emps

I don't mean for programming, I see that. But...

I don't mean for programming, I see that. But actual usage of opening your garage after programming is done. :crazy: It's on pg 306, but does it *require* the ignition to be on.
01-14-2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,020
Posted By emps

Separate question that's not in the manual that I...

Separate question that's not in the manual that I can find. Does the ignition need to be on for Homelink to work?
01-12-2008, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,422
Posted By emps

Not really the salesguy being shady, its the...

Not really the salesguy being shady, its the teleaid folks that don't know what's going on.
01-12-2008, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,422
Posted By emps

Yes it does work. I had the same problem as well...

Yes it does work. I had the same problem as well when I first got the car and the teleaid folks said the same thing to me. I told my salesguy about it and he spoke to corporate and a few days later...
01-10-2008, 10:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,461
Posted By emps

Prestige is #2 in the country (for volume so they...

Prestige is #2 in the country (for volume so they get more allocation from corporate) after Fletcher Jones in Cali. Great experience, but then again my salesguy was highly recommended from a friend...
01-10-2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By emps

The newer icelinks had the ability to have the...

The newer icelinks had the ability to have the controls on the ipod unlocked, but I think after they 'sold' icelink to apple they used the older stable firmware on car installs.
01-10-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,461
Posted By emps

Prestige on 17 in Paramus

Prestige on 17 in Paramus
01-09-2008, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,461
Posted By emps

Just for reference because I'm in North NJ, but I...

Just for reference because I'm in North NJ, but I also got mine for $500 over invoice. C300 4matic sport P2, MM, Pano roof, Ipod, and Teleaid for $40,440.
01-08-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 974
Posted By emps

CD Changer is console mounted and not in the...

CD Changer is console mounted and not in the glove. We all have the same small glove.
01-08-2008, 02:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,995
Posted By emps

Very nice! congrats!

Very nice! congrats!
01-08-2008, 11:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 974
Posted By emps

Yup, got one too, but not sure if it's because of...

Yup, got one too, but not sure if it's because of having the ipod option or the MM.
01-08-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,274
Posted By emps

Nope, owned both a ES300 and an M3 and nada. But...

Nope, owned both a ES300 and an M3 and nada. But then again I haven't gotten anything yet from MB.
01-07-2008, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By emps

Nice catch there. Well, that kinda sucks that it...

Nice catch there. Well, that kinda sucks that it stays with the car, but I don't see their reasoning that a car subscription is any different than another type of receiver. They weren't willing to...
01-06-2008, 11:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 746
Posted By emps

FYI for those thinking of renewing your free 6...

FYI for those thinking of renewing your free 6 months, I posted this up the other day.

https://mbworld.org/forums/showthread.php?t=225070
01-06-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By emps

I've gotten hooked on it as well so the $399 for...

I've gotten hooked on it as well so the $399 for lifetime is great, even if I change cars the $75 to transfer the sub isn't too bad.
01-04-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By emps

Sirius Subs

FYI for those interested, Sirius lowered the lifetime subscription to $399 from $499. It includes transferring to sub to 3 devices for $75 each time if you end up changing your car or want to...
01-03-2008, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By emps

Use a microfiber mitt when you shampoo your car...

Use a microfiber mitt when you shampoo your car off and use the two bucket method. One with soap, and one that you rinse the mitt in. If you don't rinse your mitt off you are essentially using your...
12-31-2007, 01:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,282
Posted By emps

Pretty high price for a car with almost 4k on the...

Pretty high price for a car with almost 4k on the odmeter. I paid 40,440 for a c300 4matic sport, P2, MM, Pano, iPod, Teleaid, and all weather mats. No wait, right off the lot.
12-29-2007, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,424
Posted By emps

If you get tailed do you want to be pulled over...

If you get tailed do you want to be pulled over with lights flashing?
12-29-2007, 01:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,424
Posted By emps

I ran the rj11 wire for the remote display from...

I ran the rj11 wire for the remote display from the main power unit in the overhead via the driver side pillar. It was much easier to hardwire to the interior running lights on the BMW than to have...
12-28-2007, 11:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,424
Posted By emps

No question, Valentine1 is the only radar...

No question, Valentine1 is the only radar detector to ever buy. had it in my M# for 4 years and not one ticket. Get the remote display as well to that cops don't see any lights in the window. I...
12-27-2007, 01:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,245
Posted By emps

I got mine at Prestige. My salesguy is top...

I got mine at Prestige. My salesguy is top notch, better than my Lexus, Acura, and BMW dealers.
12-24-2007, 03:27 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,790
Posted By emps

They say Mercedes and have the grommet holes that...

They say Mercedes and have the grommet holes that line up with the car. Dealer threw them in with the car. You can always ask them, what's the worse they can say? No?
12-22-2007, 12:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,245
Posted By emps

Have your dealer talk to them. Mine got fixed...

Have your dealer talk to them. Mine got fixed this week. Google only allows for business directions to be sent via Search and Send. You can only use Yahoo maps for private addresses.
12-21-2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,245
Posted By emps

No, traffic updates are not part of the nav. You...

No, traffic updates are not part of the nav. You have to call Teleaid with the 'i' button and its voice delivered. You're better off using google maps on your blackberry for mapped traffic updates....
12-20-2007, 10:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,191
Posted By emps

You can burn your mp3s to a DVD and get 4.7 gigs...

You can burn your mp3s to a DVD and get 4.7 gigs worth of songs as well. Read that Dual Layer DVD's also work but haven't tried it myself yet.
12-20-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,845
Posted By emps

Page 460 from our manual. Interpret it the way...

Page 460 from our manual. Interpret it the way you want if it's the part they won't warranty or any damage done to the car.

!The use of non-genuine Mercedes-Benz
parts and accessories not...
12-20-2007, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,845
Posted By emps

Depends on your dealer's service dept. Some will...

Depends on your dealer's service dept. Some will void any warranty work needed on your suspension if you lower the car. Just like any aftermarket electrical mods. They won't take responsibility...
12-19-2007, 04:12 PM
12-19-2007, 12:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By emps

The difference is like you stated, MS has a huge...

The difference is like you stated, MS has a huge incentive too restrict and drive hacks on the system as they don't want what happened on the xbox on the 360. The 360 underlying OS and code are...
12-18-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By emps

Shocks from the car as well as the temperture...

Shocks from the car as well as the temperture flux, below zero to over 100 degrees in the sun unless its encased in some temp controlled box, which I doubt. I'm sure someone is gonna dig the hd out...
12-18-2007, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By emps

:word: That's gonna be the first thing to go.

:word: That's gonna be the first thing to go.
12-18-2007, 05:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,386
Posted By emps

That's exactly the config I got add in Teleaid...

That's exactly the config I got add in Teleaid and all weather mats for 40,440 from Prestige a month ago. Car was in stock to boot.
12-17-2007, 10:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,386
Posted By emps

And have you seen the price tag for a loaded...

And have you seen the price tag for a loaded 135i? Over 52k. Not sure what BMW is thinking or direction they're going. :smash:
12-17-2007, 10:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,386
Posted By emps

Again, not everyone is going to go and remove the...

Again, not everyone is going to go and remove the xenons each time they go to the dealer. I had angel eyes on my M3 and a normal BMW dealership would void the warranty if they saw that so I know all...
12-17-2007, 01:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,386
Posted By emps

And you put these on yourself and had issues that...

And you put these on yourself and had issues that you had to modify and take to the dealer correct? (https://mbworld.org/forums/showthread.php?t=221042)
For someone that's not DIY'ing it, add the...
12-17-2007, 11:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,386
Posted By emps

P2 is worth it. Considering I really only wanted...

P2 is worth it. Considering I really only wanted the xenon and rear sunshade. An aftermarket Xenon kit would cost ~500 and having the other options thrown in for 1300 isn't too bad. Thing to...
12-16-2007, 12:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,751
Posted By emps

NycOren, can you stop bumping every single DVD in...

NycOren, can you stop bumping every single DVD in motion thread and pumping your own product? Every post you've made is pushing mbdoctor. If you want to sell your wares here, be a sponsor. But...
12-16-2007, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,036
Posted By emps

Another fellow e46 m3 owner that's making the...

Another fellow e46 m3 owner that's making the switch. I traded my 03 vert for the baby friendly 300 4matic. The e92 4door m3 caught my eye as well but we need awd. The c63 amg is rumored to have...
12-15-2007, 11:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,870
Posted By emps

By chance are you mbdoctor? Every post by you on...

By chance are you mbdoctor? Every post by you on mbworld is about mbdoctor only. And looks like you cut and pasted the same line of text for alot of the postings.
12-14-2007, 02:20 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

The whole Poorboy's line is great. Top quality...

The whole Poorboy's line is great. Top quality stuff and cheaper than most detailing products. I use the SSR swirl removers, Wheel cleaner, top off wax, tire dressing, super suds, etc... And they...
12-14-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

Ha! Ever smell the poorboy's stuff? Natty's Blue...

Ha! Ever smell the poorboy's stuff? Natty's Blue paste smells like bubblegum!
12-13-2007, 11:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,216
Posted By emps

Which NNJ dealer is this? Prestige mentioned...

Which NNJ dealer is this? Prestige mentioned that they only have MB loaners in their fleet, over 150.
12-13-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

True, just make sure that the 100% cotton towels...

True, just make sure that the 100% cotton towels are really 100% cotton or it will scratch your coat. It's the same premise with the cheaper microfiber towels you find in Target and Costco. ...
12-13-2007, 11:24 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

thanks for the correction. That's what I meant...

thanks for the correction. That's what I meant to say, thinking about the polish further down the post. :smash:
12-12-2007, 10:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

The california duster will pick up the loose...

The california duster will pick up the loose small particles on your car. The brush has a waxy adhesive on it to pick up dirt. And you're lightly dusting, not applying pressure to wipe it. Again,...
12-12-2007, 09:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

Some people use blowers, or you can 'sheet' the...

Some people use blowers, or you can 'sheet' the water off your car so most of it rolls right off, then use your waffle weave towels to dab those spots that remain.
12-12-2007, 09:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

The goal is to always keep your car in great...

The goal is to always keep your car in great condition so that each time you come back from wherever you're going you can dust off the dust on your car, then use a waterless wash like Poorboy's Spray...
12-12-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

The dust you'll get from the drive home will...

The dust you'll get from the drive home will scratch up the paint when you rub the towel over it. If anything, use a california duster, then some Poorboys Spray and Wipe with a good microfiber towel.
12-12-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,382
Posted By emps

Wow, good to see a fellow detailer on the board. ...

Wow, good to see a fellow detailer on the board. I cringe when people mention brushes, costco/target microfiber towels, etc...

This is my second black car, and if you want your car to always look...
12-11-2007, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,342
Posted By emps

You can order the car without any package?

You can order the car without any package?
12-10-2007, 09:19 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,568
Posted By emps

Looks like 4matic wheels

Looks like 4matic wheels
12-05-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 798
Posted By emps

Take a look here at several different types to...

Take a look here at several different types to choose from depending on your needs. They have specific fits for our cars.

http://www.detailcity.com/custom-fit-car-covers.html

I get alot of my...
12-04-2007, 09:28 AM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Mine was 40,440 before tax and had teleaid, but...

Mine was 40,440 before tax and had teleaid, but no parktronic. Dealer threw in the all weather mats too and a teddy bear for the baby :D
12-04-2007, 09:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 947
Posted By emps

Boxster S Limited Edition in GT3 Orange, but you...

Boxster S Limited Edition in GT3 Orange, but you won't be able to get this for mid 50's loaded. MSRP starts at 59,900.

http://www.porsche.com/usa/models/boxster/boxster-s-limitededition/

I'd...
12-03-2007, 04:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,368
Posted By emps

There's been a $399 lifetime deal floating around...

There's been a $399 lifetime deal floating around for some time and people have been able to get it still. Mine still says $499, but after my 6 months are up i'm sure they'll be willing to go $399...
11-28-2007, 11:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,270
Posted By emps

I've told every dealer not to wash my car when...

I've told every dealer not to wash my car when it's brought in for service. ever see those mitts they 'hand' wash your car with?
11-27-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 746
Posted By emps

You'll be fine in Manhattan with it. Try driving...

You'll be fine in Manhattan with it. Try driving with 19" or 20"s in the city, that's a whole different story. Also, avoid the road off the GWB to Major Deegan, a hot wheels car can catch a flat...
11-27-2007, 11:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,739
Posted By emps

Get yourself a porter cable 7424, swirl remover,...

Get yourself a porter cable 7424, swirl remover, and take the swirls out yourself. It's not hard to do. Just like 430752 said, if you want to maintain your car black is not an issue. People get...
11-23-2007, 11:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,552
Posted By emps

Lol, funny you said that. We bought the MDX last...

Lol, funny you said that. We bought the MDX last year and the C this year. :rolf:
11-20-2007, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5,531
Views: 2,844,462
Posted By emps

huh, did you say something?:D

huh, did you say something?:D
11-20-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5,531
Views: 2,844,462
Posted By emps

Didn't you say earlier that you like the standard...

Didn't you say earlier that you like the standard 4matic sport wheels? :D

EDIT: That was chilledbenz on your thread :smash:
11-20-2007, 09:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,992
Posted By emps

Someone mentioned that dual layer DVD's work as...

Someone mentioned that dual layer DVD's work as well, 9 gigs per disc.
11-20-2007, 12:59 AM
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Posted By emps

Buy some Poorboy's Spray and Rinse. Works...

Buy some Poorboy's Spray and Rinse. Works wonders and it's easy to apply like the name implies. If you want you can also treat your rims to some Klasse All in One and throw a layer of Klasse...
11-20-2007, 12:53 AM
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Posted By emps

I can't see them at work, but I can at home. ...

I can't see them at work, but I can at home. Ora's hosting the images at xanga which is blocked by the office. Might be the reason Chaz you're not seeing them as well.
11-20-2007, 12:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,381
Posted By emps

So I can sell my Porter Cable 7424? I really...

So I can sell my Porter Cable 7424? I really hope it's true that there will be less swirling and spider webbing on dark cars now.
11-20-2007, 12:46 AM
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Views: 1,268
Posted By emps

yeah mine drops in there too, but i have to...

yeah mine drops in there too, but i have to remove the whole thing and 'pour' my phone out.
11-20-2007, 12:44 AM
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Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Actually, it probably is. I don't see many C's...

Actually, it probably is. I don't see many C's on lots with leather, and you're getting it pretty loaded. Have you called around to other dealers to see if they have stock? I think most dealers...
11-19-2007, 11:16 PM
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Views: 1,381
Posted By emps

I was expecting that from the F&I dept, but they...

I was expecting that from the F&I dept, but they only tried to sell me the tire/rim warranty, BloJack, and the extended warranty. They're less aggressive than when I bought my BMW.
11-19-2007, 11:13 PM
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Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

I also have the ipod interface and teleaid. ...

I also have the ipod interface and teleaid. Don't think you have those options listed in your previous post. Dealer threw in the all weather mats, some key chains and a nice teddy bear for my baby....
11-19-2007, 11:00 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

No one in the nyc/nj area should be waiting for...

No one in the nyc/nj area should be waiting for one. There are alot in stock in the area unless it's a very specific combo like mars red with p2 and pano only. If it's silver, grey, black, or white...
11-19-2007, 10:37 PM
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Views: 2,552
Posted By emps

Well having a baby will change your outlook on 2...

Well having a baby will change your outlook on 2 door sport convertibles :rolf:
11-19-2007, 08:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,268
Posted By emps

That damn cruise control stalk was the first...

That damn cruise control stalk was the first thing that bugged me as soon as I drove away from the dealer. Have I been driving with my hands in the wrong place all these years? :)

That little...
11-19-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Tax was just under $1000 because of the trade in,...

Tax was just under $1000 because of the trade in, plus registration, NJ tire, title fees.. Out the door was 41672.30.
11-19-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,992
Posted By emps

When the dealer was showing me the ipod adapter I...

When the dealer was showing me the ipod adapter I recognized the bootup sequence pop up on the ipod and it is exactly the same as the Dension Icelink splashscreen I had on the BMW. I'm thinking that...
11-19-2007, 10:15 AM
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Views: 4,498
Posted By emps

You can for the 3,200 option for the 4matics. A...

You can for the 3,200 option for the 4matics. A bit much if you ask me. I love them, but wasn't willing to fork over the 3,200 for them. You can get a nice set of BBS's for that much.
11-19-2007, 09:36 AM
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Views: 2,552
Posted By emps

The car was definitely a head turner :zoom: :y

The car was definitely a head turner :zoom: :y
11-19-2007, 09:35 AM
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Views: 2,552
Posted By emps

Nope car wasn't lowered. Didn't do much in terms...

Nope car wasn't lowered. Didn't do much in terms of suspension, exhaust, or engine. Mostly aesthetics. But what a fun drive...I'll wait and see how the e92 M3 sedan pans out after the first year :)
11-18-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,552
Posted By emps

Traded in my 2003 M3 Convertible for my 08 c300...

Traded in my 2003 M3 Convertible for my 08 c300 4matic sport. Please don't ask me if I miss it....:tear:

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e56/tonycnn/car1.jpg
11-16-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Finally made the jump. Picking up the car...

Finally made the jump. Picking up the car tomorrow. C300 4matic Sport, P2, MM, Pano, Ipod, and Teleaid. $40,440, $2500 off msrp.
11-14-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,606
Posted By emps

I think what he's saying is that he removed the...

I think what he's saying is that he removed the ones he had on the car and painted them himself in his shop.
11-13-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Invoice is 39,036. I'd be very surprised if you...

Invoice is 39,036. I'd be very surprised if you got invoice or below. markups on the C aren't as high as other cars and they're pretty high in demand now. Best i've seen people in the NE getting...
11-12-2007, 09:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,936
Posted By emps

Congrats on the car. We're on the fence with...

Congrats on the car. We're on the fence with Black or white right now. We already have a black and white car, and the silver cars are just too common nowadays.

Stiggs, that pic always grabs my...
11-12-2007, 09:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,433
Posted By emps

FYI on those brackets. I have them on my M3 and...

FYI on those brackets. I have them on my M3 and got pulled over for speeding, long story short, got a warning with the speeding :) but he tagged me for the M3 License bracket covering my rear plate!...
11-11-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

Lol, I went from thinking a base C300 4Matic...

Lol, I went from thinking a base C300 4Matic sport with P1 only, and now its a P2, MM, Pano, Teleaid...sheesh. Makes me consider just getting a E350 4matic now at that price :)
11-10-2007, 10:52 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,231
Posted By emps

That's the sepc i'm probably getting. C300,...

That's the sepc i'm probably getting. C300, 4matic sport, MM, P1, Pano, iPod. Got a quote for this without the Pano for 38k, just debating P2 for the xenons. Can anyone comment on the P1 lights? ...
11-09-2007, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,308
Posted By emps

http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/
11-08-2007, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 813
Posted By emps

I'm sure w204 is not going to be anything like...

I'm sure w204 is not going to be anything like our M's. But having a baby in the house makes up for it. Actually looking forward to a more comfortable ride vs. the M with 19's. I'm keeping my...
11-08-2007, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,903
Posted By emps

Dealer in Jersey mentioned the same to me. ...

Dealer in Jersey mentioned the same to me. Someone in their shop has already done it on a w204. I'll get more info if/when I pull the trigger on the car.
11-08-2007, 12:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 813
Posted By emps

Had a 328 as a loaner too and wasn't thrilled by...

Had a 328 as a loaner too and wasn't thrilled by it at all. And I'm kinda sick of the BMW interiors. The 5 series loaner I had was ok, but for low 50s i'm buying the E350 4matic.
11-07-2007, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 813
Posted By emps

John, I'm also new to the board (hi everyone),...

John, I'm also new to the board (hi everyone), have a 03 M3 vert, just had a baby, and looking at a c300 sport. Hate to say it but resales on our M3s are crappy. You and I are in the same exact...
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