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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 896
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
The Quattro baby is the kind of advertising...

The Quattro baby is the kind of advertising that's clever and funny without being egotistical. Excellent. I kind of like the ice cream truck one running now too.

While I was originally slamming...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 896
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I guess I should be more inclusive. Probably 75%...

I guess I should be more inclusive. Probably 75% of drivers are horrible, and half of those are actively malicious, whether in luxury cars or not; exhibit A: WRX.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 896
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
Audi needs a new advertising message

I know it's been going on for at least 10 years, but Audi's relentless TV spots implying that BMW drivers are self-absorbed a$$holes and Audi drivers are self-deprecating altruistic saints still tick...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 8,374
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I can't believe C&D rated the A6 higher in...

I can't believe C&D rated the A6 higher in Exterior Styling. I thought about looking at the A6 before settling on my 535 because the A6's chassis and drivetrain is very good, but I just couldn't get...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,843
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
As I posted in my 10/15 thread on Sport vs....

As I posted in my 10/15 thread on Sport vs. Sport+, I only seem to notice a difference in throttle mapping (as opposed to transmission mapping) in Sport+. Is Sport really more aggressive than...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,843
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
DHP = Dynamic Handling Package (maybe also...

DHP = Dynamic Handling Package (maybe also referred to as Dynamic Damper Control as noted in another post in this thread). It makes a huge difference in the chassis feel when going from Comfort to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
535xi Sport+ vs. DS drivetrain settings?

After moving from my 335 6MT to a 535 with the 8AT, I'm still getting used to having the car do all the drivetrain thinking for me. I wish I could have gotten a 6MT in the 535xi - "manual" shifting...
Forum: European Delivery 09-06-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,911
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
M 2159 z - 10/17/2008

M 2159 z - 10/17/2008
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-06-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,845
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
All the toll roads in TX are camera tolls and...

All the toll roads in TX are camera tolls and those and any other traffic enforcement cameras will want the best shot at seeing you coming and going. It's a sea change that's not going back.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,241
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
That is exactly how I set mine up as soon as I...

That is exactly how I set mine up as soon as I realized I could detach the two settings. I may not always need aggressive shifting, but I always want a tight suspension. Heck, after being in an E90...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,944
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
Hijacking this thread back to its original titled...

Hijacking this thread back to its original titled subject :D, I wanted to add that I just took delivery of a new '13 535xi with dynamic handling and M-sport packages and I think it handles great for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-09-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 584
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
Welcome aboard and congrats on the new Bimmer! ...

Welcome aboard and congrats on the new Bimmer! Don't mind the occasional Audi trolls on the forums :bigpimp:.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,098
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I'm nearly 5 years into my '09 E90 LCI 335xi and...

I'm nearly 5 years into my '09 E90 LCI 335xi and wouldn't have done a thing differently. I've posted before that I had a scary amount of things fixed under warranty, but nothing since (knock wood),...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,944
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
By way of full disclosure, as much as I love my...

By way of full disclosure, as much as I love my 335, I will be looking at an F10 next due to needing more interior space. Although it's no E90 in handling and road feel, it's an excellent athletic...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,944
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
+1. Comparing a non-M5 F10 to a G37, S5, or any...

+1. Comparing a non-M5 F10 to a G37, S5, or any other 3-series competitor, much less a Carrera?:confused: The 550 is designed to be a straightline beast with lots of comfort.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,352
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,352
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
https://www.bimmerfest.com/news/692427/f30-335i-8a...

https://www.bimmerfest.com/news/692427/f30-335i-8at-0-60-4-point-6-seconds-car-driver-test/

This is the latest test from C&D: 4.6/13.3 for a 335i auto sedan. A propos of nothing, C&D forced it to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
cordoor, you're not crazy. My first experience...

cordoor, you're not crazy. My first experience with BMW CC was in my '09 E90 and I thought to myself "What a brilliant, intuitive, and useful incarnation of cruise control!" I use it all the time,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,006
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I just repaired a nail hole this AM in one of my...

I just repaired a nail hole this AM in one of my Contis. This has happened several times since getting the car and it's ridiculous to replace tires just because of a slow leak. The TPM tells you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-13-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,473
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
Only when the engine is cold, say for the first...

Only when the engine is cold, say for the first minute it's idling. I don't think it matters whether the ambient air temp is 50F or 0F, but when the engine oil is below operating temperature, it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,473
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
This is pretty common when N54/55 engines are...

This is pretty common when N54/55 engines are cold. Mine ticks for a few minutes when cold, then it goes away. Always has. There's a long history of discussions on the subject at Bimmerfest. Here...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-05-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,141
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
Perhaps excitement got the better of me, but I...

Perhaps excitement got the better of me, but I got one of the very first '09s LCI models off the line (Euro delivery in October '08, so literally one of the first). I wouldn't have thought it'd make...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-29-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,141
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I got the car back from the steering rack...

I got the car back from the steering rack replacement last Friday AM. It felt perfect Friday, but then on Saturday, I'm feeling the play in it again. I guess it's going back in. A bit...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,141
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
I am thinking along those lines about an extended...

I am thinking along those lines about an extended warranty, though if I run the car another 1-2 years, it probably wouldn't pay off. I console myself with the thought that it's a fairly exotic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,141
Posted By crazyeyeskilla
How reliable is your 335?

I just finished off the last of my 4yr/48k warranty at the 4yr mark with 42k miles on my 2009 335i xDrive. I saved up whatever issues I was most recently having, along with my last free wiper blade...
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