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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-14-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,237
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
I'm just copying and pasting my review from...

I'm just copying and pasting my review from another thread:

Follow-up for those wondering about ride comfort on the ZDH/M Adaptive suspension:

Have now had our new 2013 328i Sport Line for a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-10-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 29,752
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
I know you're being a bit tongue-in-cheek there,...

I know you're being a bit tongue-in-cheek there, but I'd just like to point out that steering weight is a matter of personal preference driven by experience that doesnt have anything to do with being...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-10-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Wait a sec, doesn't the luxury line have exactly...

Wait a sec, doesn't the luxury line have exactly the same size tires as the Sport Line, only difference is all-season vs. summer (and you can get sport with a/s too)? Only the M-Sport with summer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-10-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Actually we were talking about going from passive...

Actually we were talking about going from passive base suspension (Luxury Line) to passive sport. You could try to find/buy all the parts for adaptive too, but as voip said that could get...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-09-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Yeah, I'd guess you just need to look up the part...

Yeah, I'd guess you just need to look up the part numbers for springs, shocks, and bars individually and then order them. Someone on some forum already posted something from realoem.com which showed...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-09-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Changing lanes is more transitional than steady...

Changing lanes is more transitional than steady state, more like a slalom than a skidpad. Steady state is like the middle of a sweeper or an on ramp where the car has taken a set. I come from a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Springs and sway bars will affect the amount of...

Springs and sway bars will affect the amount of steady state body roll. In other words, in a constant sweeper like a freeway on-ramp, stiffer springs and/or sway bars will keep the car flatter.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-08-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,966
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Follow-up for those wondering about ride comfort...

Follow-up for those wondering about ride comfort on the ZDH/M Adaptive suspension:

Have now had our new 2013 328i Sport Line for a couple weeks and can comment on the ride. For reference, my dad...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-01-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 929
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Nope. Steering is crazy light in comfort mode on...

Nope. Steering is crazy light in comfort mode on every F30 I've driven, including:
-328i Luxury
-328i Modern
-335i Sport
-328i Sport w/ZDH

First 3 were at the Drive for Team USA event and last...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-29-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,904
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
My wife and I tested a Luxury Line 328i and felt...

My wife and I tested a Luxury Line 328i and felt the steering was too light in comfort and better in sport. We'd want that steering all the time. But neither of us liked the aggressive auto...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-28-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,602
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
You really don't want to do this, even if it is...

You really don't want to do this, even if it is possible. If you do 255 all around your fronts are going to be really crowded on the narrower rims. Too narrow of a rim will kill steering response...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-13-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
1) No way to lock the shifter. Right hand on the...

1) No way to lock the shifter. Right hand on the shifter is a bad habit, I used to teach people in autocross school who couldn't stop doing this- problem is you only have one hand left for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-16-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,577
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
First off thanks to brkf and others who, despite...

First off thanks to brkf and others who, despite this bad situation, have posted such helpful info for others trying to see if their orders are affected. Our vin shows S6NLA so I can only hope that...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-13-2005, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 958
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
***sold!***

***sold!***
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-06-2005, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 958
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
Hi Jon, Got it. I sent you my number, give...

Hi Jon,

Got it. I sent you my number, give me a call anytime.

Thanks,
Peter
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-04-2005, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 958
Posted By PoweredbyCamry
FS: 1999 Z3 2.8 Coupe Boston Green/Walnut (CA)

1999 BMW Z3 2.8 Coupe VIN 4USCK5332XLE95236
Located in Palo Alto, CA (SF Bay Area)
5 speed manual transmission
57k miles
Original owner, clean title, no accidents minor or major (all original...
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