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My BMW hire car - what an end to a crap week

Not because it's a Black, diesel, 320D automatic, one of the run flats got a puncture, indicated by a symbol on the dash. Stopped in the pouring rain & tried to put air in but it came out as fast as it went in. BMW assist say it's ok to drive home on the M40 at 50 mph but when I pulled off I kerbed the alloy on a pump. Really had enough! The tyre will cost me now:-( Car itself is tepid, inoffensive & in no way the ultimate driving machine. I miss my 156. Great hands free system though
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... every cloud has a silver lining...
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I miss my 156. Great hands free system though
Blue and Me is way better than Audi, BM or Mercs
current systems.

Make sure the new one's got that option.
And if you get a new, new car, there's B&M Nav too.
 
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aye, Blue&Me is great. See how Fiat has built on this to create EcoDrive.

And the new system in the Merc C is even better.

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They've swapped it for a Blue one due to the tyre woes. Could have had a spider but there are 4 of us Seems OK

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look on the bright side, you can tailgate, force your way out of side roads, park on double yellows and be a general ****.

You have just not got into the role of being a BM driver
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Not havin the best of luck my man!

Chin up.
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Well, next week must be better
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Just think about what's in the distance, I see it ....Red....shiny.

You know the Visconti Family of Milano are expecting you.
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do a turd in the boot before you give it back
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look on the bright side, you can tailgate, force your way out of side roads, park on double yellows and be a general ****.

You have just not got into the role of being a BM driver


and don't forget - do not indicate

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do a turd in the boot before you give it back
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If I'm honest, I've been using the GT. I've thrown the BM keys to the wife
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Good work that man
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d'you reckon claire will crimp one off in the boot?
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d'you reckon claire will crimp one off in the boot?
She's a right dirty ***** She'd fill the glovebox
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She's a right dirty ***** She'd fill the glovebox

and they say romance is dead
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She's a right dirty ***** She'd fill the glovebox
I hope for your sake she doesn't read this
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I hope for your sake she doesn't read this
She has and after a quick slap, she laughed her head off

The BM is her daily driver now. I've not driven since last Thursday as back & leg bad again
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do a turd in the boot before you give it back
And then park it on Harry Secombes lawn.
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I've not driven since last Thursday as back & leg bad again
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look on the bright side, you can tailgate, force your way out of side roads, park on double yellows and be a general ****.

You have just not got into the role of being a BM driver
Best put on the dark shades pink shirt and white/no socks. Oh and one of those silly bluetooth headsets in your right ear to complete the picture.
Just advertises the fact that 'you've not quite made it yet to afford the 5 or 7 series'.
I take it thats why every 3 series driver has something to prove, and do so by being in evryones rear view mirror driving like utter ar5eholes.
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