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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-19-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Its very easy, ....

Its very easy, ....
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-19-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
I think if you put a tune on it, you would never...

I think if you put a tune on it, you would never go back, I put mine back to stock the other day and it feels boring and slow compared to the tune. The ecu tune makes it feel much crisper and peppy...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-18-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Stg 3 makes a run

I just put on my new exhaust and ETS intercooler and put the new tune on the car and it sounds great and is very fast. The exhaust is really something, sounds very exotic and almost like a Ferrari or...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-03-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 586
Posted By JZWBMW
Dyno comparison to Jb4

I finally got to take my 08 135i over to a dynojet dyno to compare numbers. The car made a good bit more power on the dynojet than it did on the dyno dynamics. My car made 320whp on a dyno dynamics...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-31-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
There is some problems related to the high flow...

There is some problems related to the high flow fuel pumps. Many of the cars have already had the updated fuel pump and new fuel injectors. From my understanding, they try a new software update,...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-30-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Hello there, You are correct in your feeling...

Hello there,

You are correct in your feeling of the car, it is a little more tricky to get used to the power that is added by the turbo charged engine. It takes more practice, but once you get the...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-27-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,045
Posted By JZWBMW
Rb turbos, meet the 135i

Had a blast setting up the tuning for this 135i, large Asr ic and intake, full exhaust and RB turbos, set up on 91 octane now, but will be going to a 30% E85 mix next and then will be working on...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-12-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Yes, Saab is dead :-( That is why I have been...

Yes, Saab is dead :-( That is why I have been moving into Audi/VW and BMW is the last few years. Saab sold cars for more than they cost to make. You got a great car, but that is not the way to run a...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-12-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By JZWBMW
Yes, you have it correct sir. I like the...

Yes, you have it correct sir.

I like the N55 too, back to the single turbo.

Once I move up to the DP and IC, then I am debating on how to increase turbo flow. My turbo guy can do the larger...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-12-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By JZWBMW
I will get my new Hankook sticky tires on the...

I will get my new Hankook sticky tires on the back and put my data logger on the car and give that a test. I just spin now, its freezing cold and the roads do not have much traction.

Will test it...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-11-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By JZWBMW
BMW 135i Stg-1 dyno compare

Finally got to put my 135i on the dyno and see how the new stg 1 tune is doing. Did a couple of pulls and had trouble with it spinning on the dyno, but did get a pretty good pull on the second run....
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-11-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Not sure which Saabs you have been around, but...

Not sure which Saabs you have been around, but they are great cars, very under estimated and go 150mph stock with a 4 cylinder. BMW is taking the lead of its spark plug ion sensing knock detection...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-08-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
I have been busy building a race motor this week,...

I have been busy building a race motor this week, but should get a chance to put them on the car soon, I hope by this weekend.

Planning a trip to the dyno to see how the new tuning is working. It...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-06-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,816
Posted By JZWBMW
That sounds like a wheel sensor or something that...

That sounds like a wheel sensor or something that aids the stability control system. Its tuff when you have an intermittent issue like that. You will need to take it back to the shop and if they can...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-05-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
Thanks, I think it will be a lot of fun for sure....

Thanks, I think it will be a lot of fun for sure. I road race and go to High Plains all the time, I like to do a little bit of everything. I know what the BMW is good for, no need to worry about that...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-05-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
The M is nice, but I should be faster than that...

The M is nice, but I should be faster than that car stock. I am at 6000' in Denver and with my new tune on the car its around 360bhp . The 0-60mph times ? I have not tested my car yet, but have seen...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-04-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
New Hankook RS-3 tires

Got my new Hankook Ventus RS-3 rear tires. These should really help with my traction issues that I am having :-) Will test fit tomorrow, went with 255 35 18.

JZW
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-04-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,816
Posted By JZWBMW
I have this a little bit in Denver. The ice will...

I have this a little bit in Denver. The ice will cause it to happen. I actually turn off the dcs to keep from having the car lunge and hesitate when trying to accelerate. I would rather have it spin...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-03-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,606
Posted By JZWBMW
New 135 is fast !

Hello there,

I have been playing with my new 135i for a few weeks now. I come from the Saab Audi world and wanted to start tuning and playing with the BMW cars since Saab is going down. I have to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-03-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 305,512
Posted By JZWBMW
New Tuned 135i

Hello everyone,

I am coming over from Saab and Audi and have just purchased a new BMW 135 and already I have tuned it and am having a blast. These cars are crazy fast with a tune and a lot of fun...
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