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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-28-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,301
Posted By Tuffyboy
New wheels (OEM 343s) and have a new vibration???

Same setup and mine are great


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,238
Posted By Tuffyboy
Hey bmwgcyr, Surprised you get the drone...

Hey bmwgcyr,

Surprised you get the drone with the valves closed. I get it it around the same RPM level when wide open but if I close it around 1/4 (or 3/4's open) it doesn't drone and I honestly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-28-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,196
Posted By Tuffyboy
550i Dinan Exhaust install first impressions

I have the Meistershaft with wireless valves programmed into my rear view mirror. It's awesome. The Dinan stuff is great but the adjustable valves were the difference maker. Closed its stock and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-02-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,150
Posted By Tuffyboy
Got the 13 550ix home....what mods to do?

Jagu is right- best upgrade for me was Michelin PSS. Second Dinan and third was springs


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-08-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,420
Posted By Tuffyboy
Acs Springs?

I have ACS in my 550 and really like them. Don't think they sit too low and the ride is very nice. I would rate the ride with stock as an 8 and with ACS around a 9 in comfort on the highway. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,649
Posted By Tuffyboy
1976 Chevrolet Caprice Classic, Maroon Vinyl roof...

1976 Chevrolet Caprice Classic, Maroon Vinyl roof on silver paint with Jensen Coaxial 6x9's that made your ears bleed
1967 Mercury Cougar, Black Vinyl roof on light yellow paint with bald tires,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-18-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By Tuffyboy
Yes Dallas on the color. Thanks for your help. ...

Yes Dallas on the color. Thanks for your help.

Hate to swap out rear tires to 285s so if I cannot find a way to raise the car 1/2" I might need to swap the ACS springs for something with less of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-17-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By Tuffyboy
Thanks guys, I wonder how much clearance you...

Thanks guys,

I wonder how much clearance you can get from rolling the fender. Would hate to burn thru these tires too early by playing with the camber- not sure what the setting is yet but will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-17-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By Tuffyboy
Thanks Mini-Me but it appears it is rubbing on...

Thanks Mini-Me but it appears it is rubbing on both rears- you can see the rub marks on the sidewall about 1/2 an inch from the tread. It isnt digging into the tire but it rubs when going over...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-17-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By Tuffyboy
Not the best pictures but you can see the drop...

Not the best pictures but you can see the drop and rims etc

http://i1365.photobucket.com/albums/r750/jwkeefer/550i_zps405c6f7b.jpg...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-17-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By Tuffyboy
550i with ACS springs and M5 20" rims rubbing

Hey Guys,

Hoping someone can help.

I added ACS springs to my 550i (love them) and then bought a new pair of M5 343m rims with stock Michelin PSS 295/30/20 in the rear and Michelin PSS...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2013, 11:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 810
Posted By Tuffyboy
Spotted a new X5,X4 and/or X3 today

Was in Malibu today and spotted these two on their way north on PCH. One I believe is an X5 but not that familiar with the X series. Is this a 4 or 3? Anyway thought someone might care here
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-15-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,132
Posted By Tuffyboy
Are they still available?

Are they still available?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,854
Posted By Tuffyboy
I hate BMW's crappy game of changing packages and...

I hate BMW's crappy game of changing packages and confusing nomenclatures. So hard to keep up with what is what...

How do you drive? I personally love the DDC (Driving Dynamic Control), not DDC...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,297
Posted By Tuffyboy
Gorgeous color- almost pulled the trigger on it...

Gorgeous color- almost pulled the trigger on it but wife's car is blue. Looks great except for that ugly sticker..."Roll Tide" : )

Will try again next year......
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,060
Posted By Tuffyboy
I have DDS and ARS. The ARS is significant if...

I have DDS and ARS. The ARS is significant if you want a car that feels more nimble (doesn't toss you around as much in the seats). Love the DDS too with wife and kids- otherwise it's S+ and drive...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-28-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tuffyboy
Enjoy it, it's a ton of fun. If the power amazes...

Enjoy it, it's a ton of fun. If the power amazes you consider Dinan 2- it changes the 550 completely.

Congrats
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 21,568
Posted By Tuffyboy
Screw the apartment, just buy and live in the...

Screw the apartment, just buy and live in the garage!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 35,768
Posted By Tuffyboy
It's a cool courtesy light- works awesome to add...

It's a cool courtesy light- works awesome to add a bright white light walking to my door.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,040
Posted By Tuffyboy
I dig it. Very nice looking and the numbers (and...

I dig it. Very nice looking and the numbers (and probably sound) are awesome.

But which is more fun to drive??
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,667
Posted By Tuffyboy
Damn them. Just when I thought I was close to...

Damn them. Just when I thought I was close to starting my kids college fund.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2013, 11:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By Tuffyboy
I don't ever get tired of hearing W198.... But I...

I don't ever get tired of hearing W198.... But I think BMW people are more "car geeky" and care- Benz people say "I drive that white one" ; )
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Tuffyboy
Get the Dinan, completely different car. I would...

Get the Dinan, completely different car. I would say the only advantage to a BMW/Dinan dealership is if they update your F10 code you might lose Dinan. Then you need it reflashed and an independent...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,729
Posted By Tuffyboy
Yup- ARS! You need a degree and an attorney...

Yup- ARS!

You need a degree and an attorney to decipher the BMW packages
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By Tuffyboy
Zero idea- terrible. Maybe it got banged in...

Zero idea- terrible. Maybe it got banged in transit?

Best of luck and let us know what they say
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