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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By MoldCAD
One very simple and effecting way of reducing...

One very simple and effecting way of reducing tram-lining in BMWs (where of all the three front suspension angles, only toe is easily adjustable without any additional parts, like camber plates etc.)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-18-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By MoldCAD
So I waited over the weekend (which, due to some...

So I waited over the weekend (which, due to some catastrophic visions of my M235i's suspension condition, was a truly devastating experience), and - thirst find in the morning today - returned to my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
So I waited over the weekend (which, due to your...

So I waited over the weekend (which, due to your catastrophic visions of my M235i's suspension condition was a truly devastating experience), and - thirst find in the morning today - returned to my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
Camber is not adjustable at the front in the F22,...

Camber is not adjustable at the front in the F22, but its measured value will change after the toe is changed won't it?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
Yeah.... I hear you - unfortunately, the services...

Yeah.... I hear you - unfortunately, the services of the so called Premium companies can be of astonishingly low level, and I can assure you - much more so here in Poland than in the US, where...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
Pardon my naive question, but even the most lousy...

Pardon my naive question, but even the most lousy BMW dealer... wouldn't they have noticed a popped bushing? Heck - wouldn't I feel difference in riding/handling, even some loose suspension/steering...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
Hmm... Thank you for your comment, but is it...

Hmm... Thank you for your comment, but is it possible that the suspension got damaged so seriously while the wheel which took the first impact wasn't even bent?

I'm not denying your expertise - my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By MoldCAD
A call for help from the F22 forum

Hello, my first post in this forum :) Let me introduce myself - I'm from Poland, and after 2 years of frustration with the large, heavy and underpowered f10 (N20 528xi model), I said it good-bye and...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-17-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By MoldCAD
In the article here:...

In the article here: http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?995556-The-Definitive-Alignment-Guide-for-your-E36-M3, I read about the influence of negative (toe out) vs. positive (toe in)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-16-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By MoldCAD
Toe alignment in my car after curbing right front wheel

So it happened with my brand new M235i

I was in Gdansk, Poland, on a business trip and - passing an intersection at a rather high speed (traffic light was just about to change to red) - suddenly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,103
Posted By MoldCAD
Man - do go for the R as your second car, it...

Man - do go for the R as your second car, it really is worth it!

As you may remember, I recently replaced my 528xi with a fully loaded M235i with LSD. The car is really great (the I6 engine I...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-12-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 816
Posted By MoldCAD
Could you elaborate on the "electronic modules...

Could you elaborate on the "electronic modules hat make it have a bit more of a difference"? Perhaps some link... Oh, and again:

Can the chassis Sport vs. Comfort difference be coded? I would...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-10-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 816
Posted By MoldCAD
Yeah... When selecting Adaptive everything for my...

Yeah... When selecting Adaptive everything for my M235i, I was hoping on repeating my Golf R experience (to allude to your "split personality" concept)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-10-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,862
Posted By MoldCAD
IMHO, the M brakes is another disappointment with...

IMHO, the M brakes is another disappointment with the M235i - I always felt the regular brakes in my F10 weak, so when configuring my M235i replacement I ticked the M brakes box without hesitation...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-09-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,862
Posted By MoldCAD
I agree with your disappointment - with the...

I agree with your disappointment - with the difference I almost do not notice differences between modes. Thus the suspension is too floaty AND bouncy in both modes, and the steering is equally dumb...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-09-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 816
Posted By MoldCAD
Comfort vs. Sport: does the chassis really change?

To be quite frank with you - unlike with the drivetrain settings, where Sport/Sport+ definitely sharpen throttle response and AT gear shift points vs. those in Comfort mode - the chassis settings...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
Mark - I'd think the same, but this has happened...

Mark - I'd think the same, but this has happened with my 2 brand new BMWs in a row... Could I have been THAT much out of luck?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By MoldCAD
Why 2 small cars instead of an F10, and why no xDrive?

After I swapped my F10 with M235 - even though in the meantime I bought the Golf R - people keep asking me the question as per this thread heading... So, here is my answer.

Both those little cars...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
As I mentioned, between the roof and walls of...

As I mentioned, between the roof and walls of that garage there is plenty of open space, so what I need is some opening in the low area of the walls... Being a Simulation Engineer, I'd like to use my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
No - I never do (a) or (b). Why would this be...

No - I never do (a) or (b). Why would this be important?

I hear a theory that turning A/C OFF for the last mile or so before putting the car for sleep in the garage might help dry the ducts of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2015, 03:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
Even though I don't have an F10 anymore, I'm...

Even though I don't have an F10 anymore, I'm still feeling a part of this forum... Most probably because you guys have always been so helpful and friendly, I decided to post a request for advice on...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By MoldCAD
Source:...

Source: http://diffsonline.com/images/Differential%20break%20in.pdf

Break in/Servicing differential:
Upon differential installation, and fluid top off, proceed to drive vehicle to a controlled...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By MoldCAD
LSD installed: how do I break it in?

I'm just about to collect my new M235i after M-P LSD installation. Is there anything special I should pay my attention to?

- programming: how do I check whether the Dealer has done it properly?
-...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-29-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
I'm just about to collect my new M235i after M-P...

I'm just about to collect my new M235i after M-P LSD installation. Is there anything special I should pay my attention to?

- programming: how do I check whether the Dealer has done it properly?
-...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-21-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,571
Posted By MoldCAD
Yeah, well - of course I would, but F10 is a...

Yeah, well - of course I would, but F10 is a thing of the past for me. And frankly I enjoy the M235i so much that the only thing I miss is the cash I lost by getting rid of my 528xi so early...
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