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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-12-2009, 04:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,988
Posted By alan93rsa
I ordered the aero kit as well for about $1200. ...

I ordered the aero kit as well for about $1200. Then I had to pay an additional $1800 to have it painted and installed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,944
Posted By alan93rsa
I planned to order a 135i up until I saw one in...

I planned to order a 135i up until I saw one in person. I then switched to the 335i coupe. The 135 just wasn't appealing to my eye.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2008, 01:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,654
Posted By alan93rsa
I have black with grey poplar. I turned down a...

I have black with grey poplar. I turned down a great deal on a 335 with black/aluminum. It's one of those personal things. Try to find one on a lot.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,332
Posted By alan93rsa
The 1970 2.2 911 engine crankcase was made from...

The 1970 2.2 911 engine crankcase was made from magnesium :rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-24-2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,661
Posted By alan93rsa
I'm sure you would want the OP to divulge all...

I'm sure you would want the OP to divulge all damage prior to the sale, right?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-24-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,144
Posted By alan93rsa
Went to the Dragon the day after Thanksgiving. ...

Went to the Dragon the day after Thanksgiving. Zero police and very light traffic. This was the first time in the 335 and it was a lot of fun. I've also done the Dragon in a 996, S2000 and an NSX....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-07-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,577
Posted By alan93rsa
I removed the factory 18's on my 335i coupe and...

I removed the factory 18's on my 335i coupe and went with 19" non run-flats. The car rides better. 235.35.19/275.30.19 Sumitomo HTR Zlll's
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By alan93rsa
Mine was off about 1 mph when new. I switched to...

Mine was off about 1 mph when new. I switched to 19's and ended up reading 3 mph high. Compared with the same GPS, Garmin Nuvi 660.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2008, 11:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,262
Posted By alan93rsa
Assume a 335i nicely equipped at a cost of...

Assume a 335i nicely equipped at a cost of $50,000.00 at the end of 3 years financed with interest. I doubt the 335 will be worth much more than $25,000 at 3 years of age. The delta on that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-31-2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,702
Posted By alan93rsa
I took the runflats off sold them and installed a...

I took the runflats off sold them and installed a set of Forgelines with non runflat tires. The sale of the tires and not buying the insurance more than paid for the new tires. The combo of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By alan93rsa
I abused the crap out of my 996 brakes and never...

I abused the crap out of my 996 brakes and never had a problem. I used track pads on stock rotors.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 830
Posted By alan93rsa
Sounds like the old Windward Performance tactics...

Sounds like the old Windward Performance tactics from the Porsche side
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,193
Posted By alan93rsa
You need to look at the fracture surfaces on the...

You need to look at the fracture surfaces on the bolts. You can get a general idea of the failure mode from a visual examination. To really know you will need some specialized equipment. It...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2008, 12:56 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,956
Posted By alan93rsa
No issues on a Feb 08 E92 build with 4000 mi.

No issues on a Feb 08 E92 build with 4000 mi.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-29-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,677
Posted By alan93rsa
I went through a string of black cars and...

I went through a string of black cars and decided to divorce my was bucket:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,677
Posted By alan93rsa
Crimson Red with 19" Forgeline MD3P's (anthracite...

Crimson Red with 19" Forgeline MD3P's (anthracite w polished stepped lips)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-17-2008, 06:22 PM
Replies: 598
Views: 341,881
Posted By alan93rsa
Looks like a winner

Looks like a winner
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,640
Posted By alan93rsa
+3 I've got 4 rods, 8 screws and 3 shims in the...

+3 I've got 4 rods, 8 screws and 3 shims in the lumbar with 8 screws and a plate in the cervical. The sport seats work great for me.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 968
Posted By alan93rsa
If the leading edge looks flat black it could be...

If the leading edge looks flat black it could be due to someone buffing through the clear coat. If you rub the area with a light polish and get color on the cloth it would point to a lack of a clear...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2008, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1,251
Views: 149,560
Posted By alan93rsa
If the OP had chosen his words with a bit more...

If the OP had chosen his words with a bit more care this thread would never have existed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,262
Posted By alan93rsa
4 months 2500 miles still enjoy it. However, I...

4 months 2500 miles still enjoy it. However, I still find myself second guessing my decision not to buy a really clean low milage 06 M3.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,954
Posted By alan93rsa
If the 335i checks out at a BMW dealer I'd go for...

If the 335i checks out at a BMW dealer I'd go for the 335i.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2008, 01:40 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 6,117
Posted By alan93rsa
4.23/gallon in Cincinnati. Combo mpg for town...

4.23/gallon in Cincinnati. Combo mpg for town and highway is about 22. I set it on cruise at 68 mph on a trip from Cincinnati to Mid-Ohio and got 30 mpg. Good mileage but a boring way to drive.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-05-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By alan93rsa
Not Montego Blue but you can get an idea.

Not Montego Blue but you can get an idea.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,232
Posted By alan93rsa
You might find that our Canadian friends are...

You might find that our Canadian friends are receiving more of our oil dollars.
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