01-02-2013, 01:59 PM
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Westchester, NY
My Ride: 335xi Deep Sea Blue
Originally Posted by adaseb
Meaning what would you tell the driver if you lent it out
For me I guess it would be
1. Do Not Ever open any of the windows. If you're at a McDonalds drive thru open the door to get your food
2. Premium Fuel only. I will know if you put in regular and come after you.
3. Avoid putting it in Reverse. If you have to put it in Reverse just let it idle don't give it gas. Reverse drum very fragile.
4. Every 90 seconds keep an eye on the temperature gauge. If it goes in red, pull over immediately and tow the car.
5. Whenever you buy fuel, check the oil level.
6. The car is rear wheel drive so no driving like an idiot in the winter
7. Don't pull the door handle towards you, pull at a 45 degree angle to the vertical.
8. Whenever you exit vehicle and are about to shut door, make sure the seat belt isn't in the way.
9. Do not put a pop can in the 2nd cup holder closer to the rear of the vehicle and attempt to use the arm rest.
LOL. That is a funny list.
Never needed to lend my car out. But my biggest thing would be parking it. Don't park it on the street unless necessary. Driveways and Parking garages only. If you park at the mall then park far away and walk.