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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-07-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By steevez1
Smile Indeed - that is your next scheduled service

Indeed - that is your next scheduled service
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-02-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,715
Posted By steevez1
yup - nothing is free.

yup - nothing is free.
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,348
Posted By steevez1
agree that a "proper" manual transmission car...

agree that a "proper" manual transmission car should not surge forward as obviously at rest you are in neutral or you have the clutch depressed waiting for the light to change. My 2012 is my first...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,348
Posted By steevez1
Unhappy I am sure that drivers in every state driving...

I am sure that drivers in every state driving every model on rare occasions step on the wrong pedal just as they fall down on occasion. BUT there is no doubt that this problem of sudden engine surge...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,348
Posted By steevez1
Exclamation it aint the driver

nonsense on the driver error explanation.

my 2012 135 with double clutch SCT was doing it repeatedly. Dealer re-flashed the ECU? several months ago and issue disappeared until last week when it...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-28-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,715
Posted By steevez1
Down here among the palms (Naples Fl) my dealer...

Down here among the palms (Naples Fl) my dealer did it - it was part of the purchase "negotiation"
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-11-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,218
Posted By steevez1
Engine surge issue - dealer fix?

Had my 135 in for "2 year service." Dealer said they had a service bulletin on the car surging forward problem (happens just as vehicle is about stopped). They reprogrammed the ECU?.
Here is what...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-17-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,848
Posted By steevez1
wonderful update. Recall seems highly unlikely...

wonderful update. Recall seems highly unlikely unless the volume of occurrences markedly increases. Will show this to my Service Manager next time I go. For now I continue to monitor as the problem...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-11-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,848
Posted By steevez1
great - await followup. My problem is so...

great - await followup. My problem is so intermittent (for now) that I plan to sit on it until it worsens. and to think I sold my vette to get a less troublesome car.
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-26-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,848
Posted By steevez1
Exclamation could be related to engine surges that some of us...

could be related to engine surges that some of us are experiencing. see the thread entitled: "Has anyone else experienced this?"
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,218
Posted By steevez1
I have had the same thing with my 2012 135i conv....

I have had the same thing with my 2012 135i conv. SCT (not manual) with 5000 miles on it.
Probably 6 times in past few months sitting at light with foot on brake and the rpms spontaneously blip up...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By steevez1
Angry thats what I was afraid of - kind of sucks

thats what I was afraid of - kind of sucks
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,705
Posted By steevez1
Smile just bought my 135I conv (2012) for Invoice plus...

just bought my 135I conv (2012) for Invoice plus $500
(and then dealer added $500 in fees for "paperwork").
didnt argue as invoice plus $1000 was a fine deal!
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By steevez1
where is it?

ok - so put new 135I in garage in florida (right from showroom) and now up north.
where and how many "cigarette" lighter outlets are there? - (for my various add on appliances)
thanks
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