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Forum: Off-Topic 03-29-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,090
Posted By Manu
I haven't driven one but I remember the car press...

I haven't driven one but I remember the car press was not too impressed with the cabrio's lack of rigidity over the saloon.
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 02-18-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,870
Posted By Manu
Didn't see the replies to this thread. Got...

Didn't see the replies to this thread.

Got the spacers removed. Night and day difference in steering weight. I like the handling much better without the spacers.
Forum: General BMW 02-04-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 431
Posted By Manu
If lovingly detailing your car makes you happy,...

If lovingly detailing your car makes you happy, by all means, indulge. I would even suggest you take it one step further and invest into those high end detailings products you see on cartopia, you...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 01-30-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 543
Posted By Manu
Snow tires or winter tires as they are called...

Snow tires or winter tires as they are called make a night and day difference in traction and braking on snow and cold roads.

Here in Switzerland, it is pretty much standard fare for every car...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-19-2013, 01:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,551
Posted By Manu
I had the same issue. First you have to find...

I had the same issue.

First you have to find the menu which lists the connected bluetooth devices, then make sure that the audio, data transfer and phone functions are turned on for your...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-16-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,397
Posted By Manu
Thanks for your reply. The dealer did not...

Thanks for your reply.

The dealer did not check the oïl when they changed the sensor, as far as I know. They changed the sensor after I told them about the sudden low oïl level warnings coming on...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-16-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,397
Posted By Manu
Advice needed - N54 engine oil level sensor

Hey everyone,

I would like to have some opinions on the best course of action regarding my E82 1M's oil level sensor.

I got the car used with 7'500 kms on it (approx. 4800 miles).
I had been...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-27-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 741
Posted By Manu
I have gotten some Sisal mats from Cocomats.com...

I have gotten some Sisal mats from Cocomats.com and can vouch for their quality. They are by far the best car mats I have ever owned. They are not exactly like carpet mats though, and not everyone...
Forum: General BMW 11-20-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,795
Posted By Manu
Do you want torque, or high rpm power ? There are...

Do you want torque, or high rpm power ? There are two completely different cars.

I'm a torque Junkie. No M3 for me. Glad I have my 1M :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 11-07-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 748
Posted By Manu
Get a meat hammer, and beat the heck out of the...

Get a meat hammer, and beat the heck out of the steacks. It's fun and it really works. It will make the meat very tender :)

And if you want super tender meat, just make a nice marinade for it....
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 08-14-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,787
Posted By Manu
Congrats on the new car. I still can't...

Congrats on the new car.

I still can't believe how much attention this car gets. The car has near supercar presence on the road...Definitely not cool if you are not in the mood for tchit-tchat...
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 08-14-2013, 01:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,319
Posted By Manu
Does the 1m have an exhaust valve ?

I wonder if you could tell me what causes the exhaust note to drop so noticeably when starting the car from cold ? The noise litteraly seems to get half as loud within a minute or so from start up......
Forum: Off-Topic 08-06-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By Manu
It works perfectly, I do this for all my cars....

It works perfectly, I do this for all my cars. The Impala is even better because it has 4 drums, so I get much better traction and they last a long time and are cheap to replace.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-06-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 980
Posted By Manu
No clue for the mustache, I don't have enough...

No clue for the mustache, I don't have enough hair to grow one or a beard, but I am glad you made it through chemotherapy :)
Forum: General BMW 06-03-2013, 01:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,059
Posted By Manu
This ! That engine at 7000 rpm is insane. Then...

This ! That engine at 7000 rpm is insane. Then you realize you have 1300 rpm more :yikes:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-27-2013, 03:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,993
Posted By Manu
Update

The mats have arrived. I confirm that they do have the velco grommets on the driver's side at the correct position.

The mats are exactly as I expected them to be. The quality is great, the mats...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-17-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,135
Posted By Manu
Oh yeah agreed, it's a shame if no one gets it....

Oh yeah agreed, it's a shame if no one gets it. But it's the idea of giving without getting anything in return that I like.
Forum: Off-Topic 05-16-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,135
Posted By Manu
I thought the idea of sending thousands of...

I thought the idea of sending thousands of dollars attached to two ballons was kind of cool. If I was rich I hope that I would be doing things like this.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-10-2013, 03:12 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,993
Posted By Manu
For the record, the Cocomats come with the driver...

For the record, the Cocomats come with the driver side velcro grommets at no extra charge.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,993
Posted By Manu
Bringing this thread back to life. Just...

Bringing this thread back to life.

Just ordered a set of Black Sisal mats for my BMW 1M, and can already vouch for the exceptional customer service I have received. Rare enough to be noticed.

I...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-10-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,838
Posted By Manu
You get anesthesia to get your teeth cleaned in...

You get anesthesia to get your teeth cleaned in America ? Wow !
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 04-03-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,870
Posted By Manu
Thanks for your input Einser, much appreciated...

Thanks for your input Einser, much appreciated :thumbup: Your response is consistent with what I have heard so far, if the spacers are of good quality and properly installed it it should not have...
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 04-02-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,870
Posted By Manu
Lightbulb Spacers - Your opinion

Hey All,

Please before you flame me, I have researched the subject extensively, but I would still like to have your opinions on whether you think it is worth having a set of 15mm spacers on the 1M...
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 07-20-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,018
Posted By Manu
I waited until I was 30 to buy my first...

I waited until I was 30 to buy my first motorcycle, it is a Harley Sportster 1200. 3 years later and all I think about is where I can take it to ride. I love everything about the experience. The...
Forum: Off-Topic 01-27-2012, 03:46 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 5,972
Posted By Manu
Best stress reliever for me is to ride the...

Best stress reliever for me is to ride the Harley, going nowhere in particular :)

I've had skin problems, depression, anxiety, insomnia, digestive issues, lost most of my hair, all due to...
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