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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 83
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Posted By F32Fleet
That doppler effect is a bitch. It'll get deeper...

That doppler effect is a bitch. It'll get deeper as it seasons.

My told me a couple of days ago that she could hear the cold start from the other side of the house.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,979
Posted By F32Fleet
..or roll gangsta...

..or roll gangsta...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By F32Fleet
I also think manufacturers want to protect their...

I also think manufacturers want to protect their code from their competitors. Imagine if Ford copied I-drive.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,644
Posted By F32Fleet
Perhaps, but if diesel was priced solely on...

Perhaps, but if diesel was priced solely on energy content it would be about 33% higher than gasoline. Of course it doesn't work out that way in reality because of other influences in the market...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2015, 04:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,644
Posted By F32Fleet
Forced induction will overcome altitude...

Forced induction will overcome altitude regardless of fuel type.


Reasons to buy the diesel: Torque. It really makes for a relaxed driving experience. There is almost never a shortage of diesel...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-22-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By F32Fleet
I would look for evidence of a tune (i.e spliced...

I would look for evidence of a tune (i.e spliced / repaired wires), look for signs of modification made to the exhaust (welds, mis-aligned sections) .

My $.02
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By F32Fleet
I've read other posts on this. Someone opined...

I've read other posts on this. Someone opined that today manufacturers are rolling out "one size fits all" engines and using software to tune performance differences. This configuration saves them...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,025
Posted By F32Fleet
If the manufacturers were really concerned about...

If the manufacturers were really concerned about safety there would do a better job of looking for and cataloging modifications (coding, spliced wires, missing parts, etc).

Conversely they could...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,805
Posted By F32Fleet
Yes but I've heard it's a very tight fit.

Yes but I've heard it's a very tight fit.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,282
Posted By F32Fleet
"Just because it can be done doesn't always mean...

"Just because it can be done doesn't always mean it should". -Sun Tzu ;)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-17-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 880
Posted By F32Fleet
These car draw power 24/7 so my initial thought...

These car draw power 24/7 so my initial thought is that your battery was dead due to the low miles. Also in the past I've heard this problem can be exacerbated if the key (comfort access) is left...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-16-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,043
Posted By F32Fleet
Hence the problem of using track based brake...

Hence the problem of using track based brake system on the street. Reminds me of a Ferrari tech telling me customers were complaining about their noisy carbon ceramic brake system and how they...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,043
Posted By F32Fleet
Yes. The calipers are the same but different...

Yes. The calipers are the same but different colors. The pads are also used with the M-Sport Line.

M-Sport brakes get "euro" pads
M-Sport line and M Performance Brakes share the same pads but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,105
Posted By F32Fleet
Don't worry about them being approved as long as...

Don't worry about them being approved as long as the replacement tire is of the correct size, speed and load rating.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-14-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,395
Posted By F32Fleet
No carbon buildup with the Lexus.

No carbon buildup with the Lexus.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-13-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,230
Posted By F32Fleet
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-10-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,805
Posted By F32Fleet
Ya. In the drivers seat I hear more what I would...

Ya. In the drivers seat I hear more what I would describe as rumbling.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-10-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,109
Posted By F32Fleet
+1000.

+1000.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-10-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,829
Posted By F32Fleet
6'4" 280lbs. Ya. I can see how the sport seats...

6'4" 280lbs. Ya. I can see how the sport seats would be problematic. I have to ask. How come you found out about this after you took delivery?

Have you thought about a CPO 6 series?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,805
Posted By F32Fleet
Give it time to season plus you have the JB4. I...

Give it time to season plus you have the JB4. I believe the car in the video also has the MPPK.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,829
Posted By F32Fleet
^This ...

^This

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=eyL-SjuJ8p4
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,805
Posted By F32Fleet
Similar not same.

Similar not same.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 941
Posted By F32Fleet
Yes. The MPE is axle back only.

Yes. The MPE is axle back only.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By F32Fleet
Diesel is treated with anti-foaming agents so...

Diesel is treated with anti-foaming agents so perhaps the batch from the refinery is low in that regard. It could also be the design of the tank that's allowing a build up of foam.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,805
Posted By F32Fleet
Yes. That's fairly close to what my car sounds...

Yes. That's fairly close to what my car sounds like primarily in Sport mode (MPPK + MPE).

Here's another example (40 sec's in):
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=k0tPWfbJ8vk
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