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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-12-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,496
Posted By Alecop77
I actually asked him that directly - is it a...

I actually asked him that directly - is it a demand thing? He said "no...they know there is demand for it" and that they can make money selling it. He was very enthusiastic / colorful in his reply.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-12-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,496
Posted By Alecop77
Event was in Norwood at BMW Gallery. Sure...

Event was in Norwood at BMW Gallery. Sure doesn't sound like they ended any relationship with BMW...just the opposite. They tune the ALMS Cars for the BMW teams. In fact the presenter, Gordon...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,496
Posted By Alecop77
A little Dinan news, for those of us waiting...

Had a nice chat with Derek Butts, GM at Dinan. Good guy. He brought a beautiful stage 4 550 along to a club event outside of Boston. As I was salivating over it...I of course asked "can't you help...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,906
Posted By Alecop77
Maybe now they'll give us the power kits they...

Maybe now they'll give us the power kits they gave 335i/xi owners over a year ago....sigh...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,447
Posted By Alecop77
It took me forever to find a comfortable setting...

It took me forever to find a comfortable setting for these seats....and still I'm always a little achy after driving for 2-3 hours as well...and this is my 4th BMW...can't say I felt that way with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
Posted By Alecop77
Now that was funny...

Now that was funny...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 192,241
Posted By Alecop77
I thru in the towel this weekend and went with 4...

I thru in the towel this weekend and went with 4 Michelin pilot A/S plus...this after two bubbles in the same day! (front left and back right)...This took my total LS2 fails to 5 tires in 19,900...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-29-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By Alecop77
I'd be in as well...

I'd be in as well...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By Alecop77
Had the same issue w/the same car - It has to do...

Had the same issue w/the same car - It has to do with the age of the ipod (an older gen) Your dealer likely has the Y cable in stock...or Best Buy, Radio Shack, etc.

I got mine - plugged it into...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 18,531
Posted By Alecop77
I'd be in too...

Front and rear sways. Has someone started investigating a group buy?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By Alecop77
At least a dozen of us have nudged Dinan...likely...

At least a dozen of us have nudged Dinan...likely I'll be out of my car before mods arrive...sigh...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,969
Posted By Alecop77
Too bad I can't buy anything ... :mad:

Too bad I can't buy anything ... :mad:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-24-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,918
Posted By Alecop77
When it was showroom new...and when its...

When it was showroom new...and when its detailed...it looks fantastic. A head turning color for sure...but...it shows every scratch, ding, fingerprint, and yes swirl marks, when it is not detailed....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-23-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,683
Posted By Alecop77
The petition to Dinan worked! Well sort of...

Fellow 535 owners we have hope. Right from Team Dinan. :thumbup:



Hi Alex,

I can very much appreciate your enthusiasm for Performance Software. This is the first petition for a product...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,658
Posted By Alecop77
I'm having the very same problem...crunching when...

I'm having the very same problem...crunching when turing into an incline or when slowly going over a pot-hole or speed bump. For me, it is for sure more noticable during cold weather. It's on my "to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,299
Posted By Alecop77
My dealer claims that BMW will come out with a...

My dealer claims that BMW will come out with a 535 tune similar to the 3 series...

Somewhat related - several months back I attended a Boston Chapter BMW CCA event. Larry Koch the M-Brand Manager...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By Alecop77
MSports for everyone...

http://www.autoweek.com/article/20120112/GENEVA/120119955

Sounds good to me:thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 459
Posted By Alecop77
Can't get into Sport Mode?!?

So past two days...whether I'm driving 10 mph or 70 mph...or at a dead stop at a light...my shifter won't slide into Sport Mode....the Sport Button won't toggle either...it jumps to Normal and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-05-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,992
Posted By Alecop77
* Shed some weight * Less body lean * A...

* Shed some weight
* Less body lean
* A better sound system (or better option)
* Improve throttle response (535i and xi)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-29-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,281
Posted By Alecop77
My wife's X3 has the same - a clunk/thump noise...

My wife's X3 has the same - a clunk/thump noise while braking on reverse - seems to be passenger side front...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-28-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,118
Posted By Alecop77
2011 535i xDrive July 2010 19" sport ...

2011 535i xDrive
July 2010
19" sport
Msport, DHP
Bubbles on front two wheels (both driver side)
No bent wheels.
GY LS2s
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-01-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,898
Posted By Alecop77
In general I find the "permium sound" package...

In general I find the "permium sound" package weak....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-17-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,914
Posted By Alecop77
I actually compared the same two cars...along...

I actually compared the same two cars...along with an audi A6 3.2...went with a 535xi msport.

For me the V6 Cayenne felt like a soccer mom's car...driving the Cayenne S on the other hand...now...
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 10-03-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,525
Posted By Alecop77
What kind of comparison is that...like 5 high end...

What kind of comparison is that...like 5 high end cars against 5 average sports cars...odd
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 15,338
Posted By Alecop77
My Xi did the same as described above...my dealer...

My Xi did the same as described above...my dealer did the "fix" about two weeks ago...the butt dyno seems to think things have improved. We're not talking "head snapping" acceleration at take-off,...
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