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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-23-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By jlukja
I've run it down to 5 miles left till empty a...

I've run it down to 5 miles left till empty a couple of times but never down to 0. I think the fuel pump is inside the tank and uses the fuel as a thermal medium for heat exchange. For this reason...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-18-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,930
Posted By jlukja
M adaptive is more comfortable than the standard...

M adaptive is more comfortable than the standard suspension.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-12-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By jlukja
Don't forget Jon at Santa Barbara BMW. He's also...

Don't forget Jon at Santa Barbara BMW. He's also a forum sponsor and gave me a very competitive deal when I was shopping.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-08-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 829
Posted By jlukja
Try the forum sponsors. Greg Poland from...

Try the forum sponsors. Greg Poland from Glendale BMW referred me to one of his finance guys who gave me the best deal after contacting about 10 nearby dealers.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-29-2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 864
Posted By jlukja
Yes. Thank you for the write up. We will all...

Yes. Thank you for the write up. We will all benefit from your experience. This will come in handy.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-28-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By jlukja
Congrats on finding a solution. I recall that...

Congrats on finding a solution. I recall that 2012 and early 2013 models were reported to have a similar vibration that could not be fixed so easily.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-28-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 864
Posted By jlukja
Can you put together a DYI while doing it?

Can you put together a DYI while doing it?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-28-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By jlukja
The Bavsound website that sells the Ghost...

The Bavsound website that sells the Ghost replacement subs says you only need to unbolt the seats and tilt them back for better access to the subs. I don't think it would be an issue if you uplugged...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By jlukja
There is also progressive regenerative braking...

There is also progressive regenerative braking taking place at the same time if your foot is on the brake.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 12,651
Posted By jlukja
I'm in the 4th year of my 2013 328. So far I've...

I'm in the 4th year of my 2013 328. So far I've had no failures or problems except for the odd rattle in the passenger door and a vibration buzzing somewhere in the steering column. Still, I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,886
Posted By jlukja
My 2013 F30 was my 50th birthday present to...

My 2013 F30 was my 50th birthday present to myself. :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-01-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,470
Posted By jlukja
I do recall reading somewhere on this forum that...

I do recall reading somewhere on this forum that a member purchased a "performance" version of the bulbs from the dealer. I don't remember if they said it made a significant difference. I'm fine...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-10-2016, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 915
Posted By jlukja
Keep your speed under 100 mph and your revs under...

Keep your speed under 100 mph and your revs under 4500 for the first 1200 miles and don't engage kickdown.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-10-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 807
Posted By jlukja
"Shifter to the left" affects transmission only. ...

"Shifter to the left" affects transmission only. "Sport Mode" affects transmission, steering heft, and suspension.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-24-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 599
Posted By jlukja
The engine has been in use since 2011. I am not...

The engine has been in use since 2011. I am not aware of excessive failure rates as of yet.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-24-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 957
Posted By jlukja
You can also duplicate your entries with the...

You can also duplicate your entries with the number 0 or 1 preceeding it to ensure that it will be at the very top of your contact list and displayed first. I've seen this workaround mentioned...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-23-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,172
Posted By jlukja
I don't start thinking about a fill up until the...

I don't start thinking about a fill up until the low fuel alarm goes off.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 7,825
Posted By jlukja
:rolleyes: No one has to. Buy what you like.

:rolleyes: No one has to. Buy what you like.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,694
Posted By jlukja
400+ on a tank is fairly regular for me. I've...

400+ on a tank is fairly regular for me. I've gone 455 and 461 but my best was 526 (all freeway in eco mode, averaged 36.5mpg).
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2016, 10:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,971
Posted By jlukja
you're probably noticing the difference between...

you're probably noticing the difference between the 3 series and 4 series. The 4 is a little lower and wider if I recall, the suspension tuned specifically for its dimensions and weight, so you no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,383
Posted By jlukja
That's what I do. I also wrap a couple of thick...

That's what I do. I also wrap a couple of thick rubber bands around it to "give it more grip in the corners".
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,267
Posted By jlukja
Did you talk to them? What'd they say?

Did you talk to them? What'd they say?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,254
Posted By jlukja
Of the clips you posted I like the AFE best,...

Of the clips you posted I like the AFE best, followed closely by Borla. I think the performance gains are almost negligible so I would go on sound first and looks second.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By jlukja
I'm in the process of getting quotes for an...

I'm in the process of getting quotes for an extended warranty. I bought my MY13 in the fall of 2012 and plan to keep it at least 3 years beyond the original 4/50K warranty. I can do most of my own...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By jlukja
Not that I've seen.

Not that I've seen.
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