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      02-25-2017, 06:51 PM   #1
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Back after two years...

Hi Everyone,

I got seduced by an Audi A5 and sold my last 3 series, but BMW pulled me back in with the 435d...wow what a car!

I've not had it very long but I'm sure i will have a few questions (which i will search for first)...here are a couple of pics so you know why i have switched sides!



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      02-25-2017, 06:53 PM   #2
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Wow........welcome back
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      02-25-2017, 07:18 PM   #3
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Nice!
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      02-25-2017, 07:36 PM   #4
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Nice looking car man!
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      02-25-2017, 08:54 PM   #5
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Beautiful!
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      02-25-2017, 09:02 PM   #6
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What a beauty. Congrats
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      02-25-2017, 09:38 PM   #7
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What a nice car plate. Is your car located in Hong Kong?
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      02-25-2017, 09:39 PM   #8
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Beautiful car! Congrats.
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      02-25-2017, 09:39 PM   #9
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Nice ride and welcome back.
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      02-25-2017, 09:41 PM   #10
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Welcome back buddy and wow, she is a looker
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      02-25-2017, 11:33 PM   #11
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I love mineral gray
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      02-26-2017, 01:40 PM   #12
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Beautiful F32!
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      02-26-2017, 06:11 PM   #13
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Great comeback!! What color leather??
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      02-27-2017, 04:18 AM   #14
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Black leather...never been a massive fan of the coloured leather, obviously in the minority as loads of F32's have the two tone option??
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      02-27-2017, 05:56 AM   #15
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Welcome back!

I'm sure you'll have great fun in the 435d - I surely do
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      02-27-2017, 11:49 AM   #16
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Wondering.... how was the A5?
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      02-27-2017, 01:04 PM   #17
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Looks great!

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      02-27-2017, 09:55 PM   #18
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Congrats and welcome back! Former A4 and S4 owner here too. I took quite a bit longer break from BMW than you did, but I'm back as well.
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      02-28-2017, 04:56 PM   #19
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Quote:
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Wondering.... how was the A5?
It was a good looking car (silver A5 2.0 S-Line Coupe) but it never felt as good as my previous 320d, i don't know if that was the slightly off driving position or the fact it was front wheeled drive but it just felt awkward compared to the BMW...as soon as i test drove the 435 it just felt "right".
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      02-28-2017, 05:00 PM   #20
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holy smokes, that's a gorgeous !! Loving that Mineral Gray
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      03-01-2017, 02:18 AM   #21
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