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Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-17-2015, 05:01 PM
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Posted By Jon90
Smile Just to follow up, I ended up corresponding with...

Just to follow up, I ended up corresponding with Jonathan at Performance Center and he suggested/arranged a private coaching day with Donnie Islay. Just 2 students, 2 instructors and 2 M3s (M5 if we...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-10-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By Jon90
Yeah, I'm pretty inclined to do it in Europe and...

Yeah, I'm pretty inclined to do it in Europe and take some extra days to drive around before/after or whatever. Doing Euro delivery of my M3 was one of the most amazing travel experiences of my...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-10-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By Jon90
There is a variant where you drive a Formula cars...

There is a variant where you drive a Formula cars (http://www.bmw-drivingexperience.com/bmw/COM/bmw_driving_experience_com/en/training-courses/training-course-finder/bmw-motorsport-special.html), but...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-09-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By Jon90
2-day M-school vs. Euro M-perfection training

Big apologies if this topic has been covered in the past (and appreciation in advance if there's an existing thread someone can steer me to.)

I did Euro delivery on my 2012 M3 followed by...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
Ahhhhhhhh, OK, now I get it! Thanks very much...

Ahhhhhhhh, OK, now I get it! Thanks very much and my apologies.

Will repost there and report this thread using RBP. Thanks again
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
Yes, an E93 M3-- what am I missing?? And,...

Yes, an E93 M3-- what am I missing??

And, since there appears to also be some confusion about the oil itself... this is the oil that was put in:...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
He didn't-- it was 10W-60 same as the...

He didn't-- it was 10W-60 same as the BMW/Castrol.

The link to the 5W stuff was not mine, was created by the vBulletin software (or whatever.) But was Liqui-moly 10W-60 used.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
The mechanic-- who as I mentioned is -very- well...

The mechanic-- who as I mentioned is -very- well regarded in my area-- says he's used Liqui moly in dozens and dozens of M-cars and never heard any complaints. My research overnight of forums showed...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
Thanks so much, can you advise the correct forum?...

Thanks so much, can you advise the correct forum? Thanks again
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-08-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By Jon90
tried liqui-moly, caused ticking noise from engine

Apologies if there's an existing thread on liqui-moly use instead of TWS, if so, happy to repost it there, thanks in advance!

So, yesterday I went to a local well-known mechanic for an oil change...
Forum: European Delivery 05-15-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 966
Posted By Jon90
I did PCD after Euro Delivery in 2012 and in an...

I did PCD after Euro Delivery in 2012 and in an effort to repair a small dent I put in the front of my E93 M3, has a similar story; long delay at VDC and low-qaulity work-- paint work that is pretty...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-23-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,733
Posted By Jon90
Having this same problem presently.

Having this same problem presently.
Forum: European Delivery 10-22-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,110
Posted By Jon90
Unfortunately.. 1.5 years later... this: ...

Unfortunately.. 1.5 years later... this:

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showpost.php?p=14853577&postcount=31

(if anyone actually wants to follow the story (a big IF I realize! :) ) just start at...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 10-21-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By Jon90
Yes, stock premium system. Did indeed take it to...

Yes, stock premium system. Did indeed take it to a dealer and consensus on anther forum is that it's exactly as you suggest-- water got to amp. Thanks for the reply!
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 10-21-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By Jon90
M3 went through car-wash, stereo exploding (practically)

Just took my till-now 100% trouble-free 2012 M3 Cabrio though a pretty delicate car-wash (no brushes, all done with sprayers and workers with mitts, etc.)

Immediately upon exiting, put down my...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-26-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 960
Posted By Jon90
Anyone have F30 Sport or M-sport, RWD I can drive in Long Island?

My dad is looking to buy a F30, 335i, RWD Sport or M-sport w/ Dynamic Handling Package. We test drove a X-drive 335i and had some issues with steering feel and handling-- but we all know a test...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-29-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,500
Posted By Jon90
Looks to me like a 1990's Ford Probe

Looks to me like a 1990's Ford Probe
Forum: European Delivery 12-13-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,226
Posted By Jon90
Got stopped in January of this year at a border...

Got stopped in January of this year at a border crossing by Austrian authorties right as I exited the toll plaza.

Wanted to see all papers involved, took a good 10-15 minutes or so. The whole...
Forum: European Delivery 12-11-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,944
Posted By Jon90
I wouldn't lose hope yet at all. With true snow...

I wouldn't lose hope yet at all. With true snow tires (not M+S rated all-seasons) I bet-- barring really horrific conditions-- you'll be fine in your nice, heavy, M5. Sure you may have to change...
Forum: European Delivery 12-11-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,963
Posted By Jon90
My opinion is it has nothing whatsoever to do...

My opinion is it has nothing whatsoever to do with "I will [not] drive like there is no tomorrow and nothing dramatic" or "I don't mean I will drive crazy"

If on the admittedly rather small chance...
Forum: European Delivery 12-11-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,944
Posted By Jon90
Great point about the huge difference between...

Great point about the huge difference between "all season" and "summer performance."

When I picked up my M3 cabrio earlier this year, I had the winter tires delivered/installed for delivery (and I...
Forum: European Delivery 09-04-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By Jon90
Awesome, thanks for posting it!

Awesome, thanks for posting it!
Forum: European Delivery 08-22-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 995
Posted By Jon90
I'm in the distinct minority here in that I found...

I'm in the distinct minority here in that I found the delivery day "experience" to be largely irrelevant. I don't care about the "premium lounge" (which is a bit hypocritical on my part since in the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-22-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 995
Posted By Jon90
You'd have to really hate: - Beautiful...

You'd have to really hate:

- Beautiful European scenery
- driving very fast on beautiful-- and beautifully-engineered-- roads-- and in Bavaria at least-- almost completely undisturbed by bad...
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