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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2016, 03:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 697
Posted By sb535
Point taken on the MSDs--I had not run the...

Point taken on the MSDs--I had not run the numbers before writing that post (open mouth insert foot)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-08-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 697
Posted By sb535
Re: multiple MSDs....forgive me if this has...

Re: multiple MSDs....forgive me if this has already been said elsewhere but I don't understand why putting $4,200 of my own money down just to lower the money factor is a good deal. If I can...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-18-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,262
Posted By sb535
I hear you but there is plenty of good American...

I hear you but there is plenty of good American stuff out there that is NA. I for one would love a GT 350, or maybe even an SS.

There is also some great gently used stuff out there all NA

I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-17-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,262
Posted By sb535
Mark forgive me for not knowing but what do you...

Mark forgive me for not knowing but what do you have on order?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,262
Posted By sb535
Wasn't necessarily by choice, but I had to free...

Wasn't necessarily by choice, but I had to free up some capital that I had locked up in the Porsche. I am happy to be in a 340, M3s are great but I really didn't want a $900 lease payment. Besides...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,262
Posted By sb535
Naturally aspirated vs turbo lag: one man's journey

Just picked up a 340i 6MT. Previous two cars were a 2011 Porsche 911 Carrera S and before that a 2014 550i.

I imagine a 550 must be as close to a Tesla S as you can get; nearly silent...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-09-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,313
Posted By sb535
Guys lets not take a intelligent philosophical...

Guys lets not take a intelligent philosophical discussion and boil it down to a grammar lesson. I don't want a car that no one else has and I don't want a Toyota Camry either.

I just think it is...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-08-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,313
Posted By sb535
easy with the prancing comment, I am a enthusiast...

easy with the prancing comment, I am a enthusiast driver not a badge mark-- I drive cars for the way they drive and feel not to get comments from valets.

My point is that it used to be exciting...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-07-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,313
Posted By sb535
I was hoping someone would have production...

I was hoping someone would have production numbers because that is the way I feel. It is obviously a double edge sword because you are getting a supercar for a $800 lease payment and the more they...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-07-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,313
Posted By sb535
How unique is an M3/M4?

I feel like I see a lot of M3 and M4s around (like at least one or two a week)

Obviously seeing more cars makes them feel a little less special. Anyone else have the same experience?

Love the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-25-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 486
Posted By sb535
2014 550i M Sport Lease Assumption

My 2014 550 lease is good through July 31, 2016 and I am looking for someone to take over my lease. Car is black with mocha Napa interior, has 19,400 miles and is in very good condition. Only...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-07-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By sb535
Thanks! Let us know how ED goes and what the TB...

Thanks! Let us know how ED goes and what the TB looks like in person.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-07-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By sb535
Sunroof or no Sunroof/Leather color

I am sure this has been posted before but....

I am thinking about ordering an M3. I have now had nine cars in my adult life all with sunroofs. I live in Florida so a sunroof is nearly a must. ...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-31-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,913
Posted By sb535
For what it's worth I drive a 550 for the same...

For what it's worth I drive a 550 for the same reason you stated (needed a family car, something more practical etc...)

It's a great car but the AT is killing me....just biding my time for a MT M3...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 10-09-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 582
Views: 91,615
Posted By sb535
I have a 2014 550 I would like to get coded but...

I have a 2014 550 I would like to get coded but am in Tampa. It doesn't look like there are any coders around this area. If I am wrong please PM me

Thank you
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 10-09-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 582
Views: 91,615
Posted By sb535
I have a 2014 550 I would like to get coded but...

I have a 2014 550 I would like to get coded but am in Tampa. It doesn't look like there are any coders around this area. If I am wrong please PM me

Thank you
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-19-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,813
Posted By sb535
a noise coming from either under or the back of...

a noise coming from either under or the back of the passenger seat in the front. It is a squeaky sound. especially pronounced over rougher pavement. Doesn't really bother me but I notice it
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-18-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,001
Posted By sb535
I think I am still a long way off from ordering...

I think I am still a long way off from ordering but I was considering full leather, however my car is outside in the FLA sun a lot. I am starting to think I would spring $3k to watch my full leather...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-18-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,813
Posted By sb535
My 550 does the same thing from the same area ...

My 550 does the same thing from the same area


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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-18-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,599
Posted By sb535
Ferrari F12 ( perhaps one of the last naturally...

Ferrari F12 ( perhaps one of the last naturally aspirated V12 Ferraris)

458 Especiale

Ford GT

M6 grand coupe (MT)

300SL ( the original gullwing)
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 06-08-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,059
Posted By sb535
Wanted: second hand M5 exhaust for a 2014 550

I am looking to purchase an M5 stock exhaust for my 550. My car sounds like a vacuum cleaner despite having a twin turbo 8 it's the only weakness in an otherwise very good car. I understand that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-19-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,748
Posted By sb535
I think part of the problem is that some people...

I think part of the problem is that some people on this forum like to embellish the deal they get as a power play over others (i.e. I am a better negotiator better customer or I have an "in").

...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-19-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,748
Posted By sb535
I agree you are dreaming if you think you can get...

I agree you are dreaming if you think you can get a $75k car with no money down in the $600s the math just doesn't work


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-19-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,018
Posted By sb535
How is the CTS v sport faster by every measure? ...

How is the CTS v sport faster by every measure? 0-60 stock is identical and my guess is with more power and torque (and better gearing) the 550 will pull away at the quarter


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-24-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,243
Posted By sb535
You will miss it trust me. I have had mine for 8...

You will miss it trust me. I have had mine for 8 months and the slush box just isn't the same.... No feel.

Having said that the car is very docile 90% of the time but put it in launch mode and it...
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