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      12-25-2012, 12:18 PM   #1
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Little BMW Christmas items...

Santa brought me an M key sheath, M Wallet, M Valve Caps, and IND MCB Inserts. (Of course the Black Tips with MCB ///M logo as well discussed in the Exhaust sub forum http://f10.m5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=783239)

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Curious if/what everyone else got that was M or M5 related for Christmas.
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      12-25-2012, 12:23 PM   #2
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Santa was nice to you this year. You must have been a good boy! Nothing over here but am thankful I am able to buy a car like the M5. Its xmas every day I get to drive it
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      12-25-2012, 12:59 PM   #3
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Congratulations. Does the key case fit properly?

I went for a drive today to celebrate. Will post soon.
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      12-25-2012, 06:34 PM   #4
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Santa brought me an M key sheath, M Wallet, M Valve Caps, and IND MCB Inserts. (Of course the Black Tips with MCB ///M logo as well discussed in the Exhaust sub forum http://f10.m5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=783239)

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Curious if/what everyone else got that was M or M5 related for Christmas.
Well ... for Xmas, to reflect the M5 out in the garage, my wife provided for a nice addition to the den! Look familiar?!!
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      12-25-2012, 06:46 PM   #5
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I got a lump of coal.
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      12-25-2012, 07:06 PM   #6
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I got a lump of coal.
Yes most of us M5 drivers are in the naughty camp!
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      12-26-2012, 03:10 AM   #7
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Deionized water system to keep my baby shiny
Wow... I bet you fill that with (Santa's) elves' dust for that extra luster...

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Does the key case fit properly?
Yes, I think it fits pretty well. You sacrifice having your other keys on a chain, but we'll try it for awhile and see if I can make the adjustment.
Congrats on the drive...always fun to enjoy the "big toy".

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Very nice. The model is very detailed! Congrats!
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Santa was nice to you this year. You must have been a good boy! Nothing over here but am thankful I am able to buy a car like the M5. Its xmas every day I get to drive it
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Vey nice - love the key fob holder. Just as an fyi, that looks to be a TPMS valve, but Im not sure what type of climate you live in. I believe metal caps on TPMS valves in colder climates is no good.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=420856

I only stumbled upon this when I was trying to figure out why my after market wheels had regular stems with metal caps on the outside, and a TPMS valve with a plastic stem on the inner barrel. Turns out my TPMS valves required plastic caps only, so for aesthetic reasons they used two stems.
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      12-26-2012, 11:53 AM   #10
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I received some IND side gills in gloss black. Also 3 bucket washing system (LOL ordering mistake I assume) with a couple wool and micro fiber mitts, couple bottles of ONR, some other detailing stuff.

I am really excited to try and wash the car in the garage without a hose. Such a weird concept.
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      12-26-2012, 07:10 PM   #11
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ONR is the real deal - it works as advertised.
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      12-27-2012, 03:21 AM   #12
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Vey nice - love the key fob holder. Just as an fyi, that looks to be a TPMS valve, but Im not sure what type of climate you live in. I believe metal caps on TPMS valves in colder climates is no good.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=420856

I only stumbled upon this when I was trying to figure out why my after market wheels had regular stems with metal caps on the outside, and a TPMS valve with a plastic stem on the inner barrel. Turns out my TPMS valves required plastic caps only, so for aesthetic reasons they used two stems.
Thanks, I'm in the Southeast, so road salt is an uncommon occurrence where I live (it might snow once a year). If we have an ice storm (some years this is more likely than a snow storm), then the M5 is staying in and the 4WD QX56 is the vehicle of choice.

Also, I'm reasonably diligent on adjusting my tire pressure with the temperature changes (and have the Temp/Pressure not displayable on he car). But, I will definitely be careful of over-tightening!
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      12-27-2012, 07:05 PM   #13
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This is what I got on christmas .. LOL
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      12-27-2012, 08:35 PM   #14
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I got the M5 key chain available from BMW. Nice little addition, but not as much as johntomferg got!!
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      12-29-2012, 07:30 AM   #15
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Vey nice - love the key fob holder. Just as an fyi, that looks to be a TPMS valve, but Im not sure what type of climate you live in. I believe metal caps on TPMS valves in colder climates is no good.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=420856

I only stumbled upon this when I was trying to figure out why my after market wheels had regular stems with metal caps on the outside, and a TPMS valve with a plastic stem on the inner barrel. Turns out my TPMS valves required plastic caps only, so for aesthetic reasons they used two stems.
Those ///m tire valve caps are indeed plastic. I have them and they are a nice subtle edition. I like symbols here and there but not too big, these are just right

Look a little chinsey I your hand because they are plastic but look good when on the wheel
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      12-29-2012, 11:55 AM   #16
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This is what I got on christmas .. LOL
Tyler,

Maybe next year you can shop for some other kinds of 'Christmas lights'.

What was the damage($) and the accusation(mph in a...)?
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      12-31-2012, 01:58 AM   #17
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Tyler,

Maybe next year you can shop for some other kinds of 'Christmas lights'.

What was the damage($) and the accusation(mph in a...)?
Hahaha definitely, never really liked those kinds of lights for christmas.. I escaped with a careless driving since they didn't have me on radar. (Thank you V1) I put the hammer down from 45+. No worries though its all taken care of.
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I got some M carbon fiber cuff links!
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