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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-03-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By patrnflyr
Good news. My friend who has a car identical to...

Good news. My friend who has a car identical to ours was also safe. His will run about $3500 and he has to wait on a part from Germany but far better than replacing the engine.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-03-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By patrnflyr
They have 10 loaner cars with 20 flooded plus the...

They have 10 loaner cars with 20 flooded plus the usual repair stuff... This is an act of nature, not a mechanical. It's not bmw's fault. I can understand why they've run out of loaners. It's the...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-02-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By patrnflyr
Well, just got a call from the service people at...

Well, just got a call from the service people at BMW. Engine is ok. Passed all tests. He said the saving feature was my wife had the sense to not try to restart the engine after it died. She was...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-02-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By patrnflyr
Hydro locked M4

As you can see by the national news agencies, Lubbock received 6" of rain in an hour yesterday. My wife was trying to get from the hospital to our office which is about 3 miles. Light rain at...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-05-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 949
Posted By patrnflyr
101 octane race fuel

Will this hurt the car? Figured computers would adjust for almost any fuel. We just had a VP Racing gas station open with pump gas at 93 & 101! I know my Ferrari can't run it but was curious with...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-04-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,417
Posted By patrnflyr
We waited about five months for my Ferrari sized...

We waited about five months for my Ferrari sized ones but well worth it. We just put our name on the list and whe released, we picked them up. Anybody want some Pzeros for a reasonable purchase in...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-28-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,195
Posted By patrnflyr
http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p...

http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2050601.m570.l1313.TR0.TRC0.H0.Xescort+9500+ci.TRS0&_nkw=escort+9500+ci&_sacat=0

You'll need all that you're saving for the install. Trust me....
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-26-2016, 12:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,195
Posted By patrnflyr
Two things to say about that. You want a radar...

Two things to say about that. You want a radar detector that actually works and most installs for the 9500ci are about $500-600. It takes a lot of work to get the laser shifters wired and placed...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-25-2016, 04:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,195
Posted By patrnflyr
As a motorcycle cop close friend of mine says,...

As a motorcycle cop close friend of mine says, "when the laser detector goes off, it's telling you to pull over and wait for the ticket!" We gave up on Valentine One. Just too far behind the times. ...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-24-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,417
Posted By patrnflyr
We finally went through the BMW dealer and they...

We finally went through the BMW dealer and they were able to get them within 2 weeks. Reasonably priced too. Just got them on yesterday. I don't think you'll be happy with any thing else
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-19-2016, 05:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,417
Posted By patrnflyr
Okay then, since it's such a great tire and loved...

Okay then, since it's such a great tire and loved by everybody, maybe it's time for Michelin to step up and start cranking out their "super tires" to meet demand.

I know, I'm American and don't...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-18-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,417
Posted By patrnflyr
Michelins

What's going on with the Michelin MPSS? I'm driving around on semi bald rear tires after 19,000 so we went to get a set and they say they're on backorder and it looks like April before they come...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-17-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 690
Posted By patrnflyr
We've owned two 7 L series and have never looked...

We've owned two 7 L series and have never looked back. Our M4 is my wife's DD and she says best car she's ever owned. I am okay with size. A little tighter to get in and out of. I'm 6'4" and 230lbs....
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-10-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,784
Posted By patrnflyr
GT3 RS. Almost guaranteed appreciation. We have...

GT3 RS. Almost guaranteed appreciation. We have one here in DFW with little miles and the owner/speculator wants $349K!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-07-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,001
Posted By patrnflyr
In my opinion, anybody that pays $185K for a...

In my opinion, anybody that pays $185K for a souped up M4 needs to have their head examined
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-10-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By patrnflyr
We have a hardtop but I just emailed them with...

We have a hardtop but I just emailed them with exact specifics of model and pics of the mirror from the right side mount. They got back to me in less than an hour. It'll save a lot of pain and...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-11-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,706
Posted By patrnflyr
Heck, I got my wife an M4 as a DD just because...

Heck, I got my wife an M4 as a DD just because she deserves it putting up with me! (Plus her 7 was giving us maintenance fits)
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-06-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,298
Posted By patrnflyr
Dumb question. I've made the switch to the MAX2...

Dumb question. I've made the switch to the MAX2 from V1 because of the GPS and Bluetooth to my phone. Now, the question. I have a Ferrari with a V1 buried INSIDE the mirror which has two way glass...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-24-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By patrnflyr
We picked up the kit after spending 5 hrs...

We picked up the kit after spending 5 hrs overnight on an interstate waiting for the wrecker to come get us. (BMW service). They were great and checked in on us routinely. We were out in the middle...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-24-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,612
Posted By patrnflyr
I'll head over there. Thanks for everybody's help

I'll head over there. Thanks for everybody's help
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-24-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,612
Posted By patrnflyr
Thanks guys. Not a big deal. Just starting to...

Thanks guys. Not a big deal. Just starting to think about it for the future. We're probably middle of the pack. Don't need Ritz Carlton but don't care for Motel 6 either. I didn't know you saved...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-23-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,612
Posted By patrnflyr
Thanks guys for your advice.

Thanks guys for your advice.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-22-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,612
Posted By patrnflyr
How much does an M4 ED cost?

Ok, just curious, and don't need any specifics but would like to know what total $$ cost is of an ED trip. How much planning involved, etc? How much did you budget We purchased our M4 from the...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-23-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,122
Posted By patrnflyr
We went from two different 7's to this. It's my...

We went from two different 7's to this. It's my wife's DD so I rarely drive it, but I do find myself missing some of the luxury items the seven had. I don't miss the CEL's and other BS the 7 series...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-20-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,581
Posted By patrnflyr
Nothing to do with the findings, but why do car...

Nothing to do with the findings, but why do car journal authors have to write like this? Is it just me or does he overdo it with big words? Heck, I'm a doctor and understand most authors but I sure...
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