BMW 1-Series Forum (F20) 135i - 1Addicts.com > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General BMW News and Cars Discussion > Man blesses his new BMW by burning incense, car catches fire, gets burnt to a crisp
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      06-14-2018, 05:52 PM   #23
aqvo
Registered
United_States
0
Rep
3
Posts

Drives: F10 M5
Join Date: Jun 2018
Location: San Jose

iTrader: (0)

poor thing...

sucks...
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 05:53 PM   #24
BEM-S4
Major General
BEM-S4's Avatar
United_States
2950
Rep
7,192
Posts

Drives: Dinan M235, Dinan Sport Wagon
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Philadelphia

iTrader: (3)

Sounds like one of those insurance commercials "we've seen it and we covered it"
__________________
2016 F23 M235 xDrive Apex EC-7 Dinan Stage 2 AA IC MPE
2016 F31 328 xDrive BSM/SB Dinan Stage 1
2014 F30 328i xDrive
2007 E70 X5 4.8
2006 E46 330ci ZHP Apex ARC-8
Appreciate 2
Transfer885.00

      06-14-2018, 05:55 PM   #25
Neuera09
Lieutenant
197
Rep
482
Posts

Drives: 2016 X5 Xline with MPPK
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Northern California

iTrader: (0)

Should've converted to Catholicism and asked a priest to sprinkle holy water.
Appreciate 5
clbmw398.00
Xtabi1574.50
Jez_zza355.50
Delta03114448.50
paul223189.00

      06-14-2018, 05:55 PM   #26
Law
Lieutenant Colonel
Law's Avatar
2360
Rep
1,698
Posts

Drives: E90 M3 6MT
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: -

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2011.5 BMW M3  [5.00]
2004 BMW M3  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by emdeuce View Post
Stop with all the incensitive comments...
Stop being so incincere...


Anyways, here's some videos...you get a much better picture than reading about it incentences.


__________________
2011.5 E90 ///M3 | 6MT | Jerez Black | Fox Red | Sunroof Delete |
| Convenience | Premium 2 | Carbon Leather | Electronic Damper Control | Split Fold Down Rear Seats |


2004 E46 ///M3 6MT (Past)
Appreciate 2
emdeuce155.00
clbmw398.00

      06-14-2018, 05:56 PM   #27
Transfer
Brigadier General
Transfer's Avatar
United_States
885
Rep
3,151
Posts

Drives: E92 M3, B9 SQ5
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Seattle, WA

iTrader: (1)

He blessed it with the name Carson.

Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 06:25 PM   #28
technik330
Captain
265
Rep
646
Posts

Drives: STi
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Orange County

iTrader: (0)

It's lit.
__________________
Technik 330 Past Projects:
'05 BMW 330Ci ZHP - Technik's ZHP *Sold*
'07 Subaru STI - *Daily*
'18 Subaru STi Type RA #350
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 06:29 PM   #29
RickFLM4
Colonel
RickFLM4's Avatar
United_States
2661
Rep
2,923
Posts

Drives: M4
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: PB County, FL

iTrader: (0)

Maybe it was a sacrifice.
__________________
Current: 2018 SO/SS F83
Gone: 2015 SO/SO F82
Appreciate 1
clbmw398.00

      06-14-2018, 06:55 PM   #30
Daryl1277
Registered
3
Rep
4
Posts

Drives: 335i coupe
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: New York

iTrader: (0)

Well how does the car smell now lol?
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 07:17 PM   #31
WickedNy
Get Some
WickedNy's Avatar
United_States
87
Rep
489
Posts

Drives: 07 Z4 3.0si
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Long Island

iTrader: (1)

Rear seats for sale
Appreciate 1
      06-14-2018, 07:28 PM   #32
Nomana
Major
Nomana's Avatar
774
Rep
1,243
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: SN

iTrader: (0)

No rep point from system for being front page?
Better post 6006 pic next time
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 07:28 PM   #33
Germanauto
Lieutenant Colonel
Germanauto's Avatar
United_States
1665
Rep
1,821
Posts

Drives: BMW, Lexus
Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: NW and Midwest

iTrader: (0)

I thought only we Hindus "bless" our cars with incense.
Appreciate 1
SDPLV342.00

      06-14-2018, 07:33 PM   #34
Nomana
Major
Nomana's Avatar
774
Rep
1,243
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: SN

iTrader: (0)

Thailand.
PS. 1st pic was from news : monk mixed up the pen, he used permanent marker instead of erasable marker.
Attached Images
        
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 08:09 PM   #35
nick3753
Captain
nick3753's Avatar
230
Rep
996
Posts

Drives: 2012 e92 M3 DCT ZCP
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Fresno,CA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Neuera09 View Post
Should've converted to Catholicism and asked a priest to sprinkle holy water.
Yeah, but that would leave water spots.
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 08:23 PM   #36
ORIGIN M.
.
ORIGIN M.'s Avatar
3050
Rep
9,115
Posts

Drives: ///M
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Northern Hemisphere

iTrader: (0)

Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 08:24 PM   #37
SDPLV
Captain
342
Rep
825
Posts

Drives: 2008 E90 M3 DCT Silverstone II
Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: Las Vegas

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [0.00]
Burble gone wrong.
__________________
Current: 08 E90 M3 DCT SSII w/ BE RB Swap, MS Drop-in AF, CF Spoiler, CF Diffuser, OEM CF Leather Trim, CF DCT Paddles, Custom DCT Flatbottom Wheel, MirrorTap 9500ix, Hawk HPS Pads, Stage 1 AMS ECU Tune, GTS DCT Update, Slambo Custom Undertray
Sold: 02 E46 330Ci
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 08:29 PM   #38
waccamatt
New Member
8
Rep
22
Posts

Drives: 2018 530e M Sport Black Sapphi
Join Date: May 2018
Location: Columbia, SC

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Darth One View Post
Would it be fair to say that they were....incensed?

Quote:
Originally Posted by pz619 View Post
I hope he's not going to take too much heat because he can't get to work. It would be terrible if he got fired.
I bet his boss got hot under the collar if he couldn't get to work.

I can't believe all the incendiary comments in this thread.
Appreciate 2
F32Fleet898.50
pz619958.00

      06-14-2018, 09:56 PM   #39
tuco44
Lieutenant Colonel
tuco44's Avatar
Canada
306
Rep
1,991
Posts

Drives: 2016 340i xDrive MPerf EB
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Western Canada

iTrader: (0)

In-a-sense, he got a predictable result...............
__________________
2016 340i xDrive MPerf. EBII
Previous BMWs - 18 others since 1971.
Appreciate 1
F32Fleet898.50

      06-14-2018, 11:04 PM   #40
mbchris
New Member
9
Rep
9
Posts

Drives: Volvo S90
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: Dallas TX

iTrader: (0)

I think that car, 5 series, was made by BMW China JV Factory. Not Dingolfing. So it should have adapted to local conditions and customs.
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 11:12 PM   #41
bbbbmw
Major General
1952
Rep
5,423
Posts

Drives: 135i
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Southwest

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 2+3=5 View Post
Great another warning in the future manuals
No one reads the manual - it will be on your sun visor, in an obnoxious color, and you won't be able to remove it...
__________________
<OO (llll)(llll) OO>
Appreciate 0
      06-14-2018, 11:13 PM   #42
pz619
Lieutenant Colonel
958
Rep
1,587
Posts

Drives: '15 M235i, '19 M2 Comp ordered
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: San Diego

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Germanauto View Post
I thought only we Hindus "bless" our cars with incense.
One of my Hindu friends at work bought a F30 LCI and we went out to the parking lot to check it out. There was some red markings on the front and I had incorrectly assumed it was a bug or otherwise some foreign debris. So I did what any good friend would do and licked my thumb and proceeded to remove the "smudge". I got about halfway through before it clicked. His wife had blessed it and basically removed it in front of him.

Oops. I felt like such a jackass.
Appreciate 1
LBBF8776.50

      06-14-2018, 11:52 PM   #43
LBBF87
Private
LBBF87's Avatar
77
Rep
91
Posts

Drives: F87 M2 - F10 M5
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: Scarsdale, CT

iTrader: (2)

I guess in China this is part of their break in service?
Appreciate 0
      06-15-2018, 01:09 AM   #44
MilehighM3
Colonel
MilehighM3's Avatar
279
Rep
2,937
Posts

Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Colorado Springs

iTrader: (13)

Lucky he didn't blow the welds on the intake...
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:36 AM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST