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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-13-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By kscarrol
Back to one of the OP's questions, the most...

Back to one of the OP's questions, the most efficient driving. Most efforts will only yield marginal results but to be the most efficient you WON'T be driving in M mode. M mode is used to change...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-13-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By kscarrol
Ha, no worries, must be having too much fun with...

Ha, no worries, must be having too much fun with the new M3! At the end of the day your advice was on target, it's all in the manual...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-13-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By kscarrol
To follow on S&E's comments, it would help if the...

To follow on S&E's comments, it would help if the OP told us which car he has. Given that he has posted in the E9x forum, I'll assume the car is an E9x M3. S&E's comments about two M buttons does...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-17-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By kscarrol
Need more details. What was you build date? As...

Need more details. What was you build date? As I recall you need the combox to use the USB stick to update software. The combox started with Sept 2010 production in the M3 and have done it twice in...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-14-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By kscarrol
Here are the part numbers from realoem.com... ...

Here are the part numbers from realoem.com...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=PM93&mospid=51057&btnr=71_0448&hg=71&fg=07
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-17-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By kscarrol
Yes, the V8 is likely gone for good. But am...

Yes, the V8 is likely gone for good. But am watching the M2 development as well, definitely an option!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-12-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 762
Posted By kscarrol
I have the comp. pkg. and love the wheels and the...

I have the comp. pkg. and love the wheels and the slightly lowered stance. If you are going to keep the car stock, it is worth it. If you are thinking about after-market wheels and/or...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-11-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By kscarrol
Unless my memory is going (and it could be!), I...

Unless my memory is going (and it could be!), I recall ordering the parking distance option separately... And on the M3 it is rear only.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-09-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By kscarrol
Happy to help! That video was one of the more...

Happy to help! That video was one of the more extreme incidents but the idle fluctuation was not always that radical. Good luck!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-09-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By kscarrol
I had a similar issue though mine mostly occurred...

I had a similar issue though mine mostly occurred right after filling up or if the I was at 1/4 tank or less. On a couple of occasions my car actually stalled though usually the engine would bounce...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-16-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By kscarrol
Part number 1 in this realoem.com graphic.... ...

Part number 1 in this realoem.com graphic....

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=DX93&mospid=52147&btnr=51_6184&hg=51&fg=20

$25.96 at getbmwparts.com
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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-24-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By kscarrol
Happy to help! And good luck with the...

Happy to help! And good luck with the negotiations... Warranty through 2018, I assume it's a CPO from the dealer? That's definitely worth having but they will obviously add that to the price... ...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-24-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By kscarrol
OK, first I have a 2011 sedan with premium/tech...

OK, first I have a 2011 sedan with premium/tech pkg 2, ZCP and DCT and LOVE it. Almost four years old now and it's been flawless but I just bought an extended warranty as I'll keep for at least...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By kscarrol
Hmm... Don't recall the breakdown on Tech Pkg's....

Hmm... Don't recall the breakdown on Tech Pkg's. Again, are you looking at an E90 sedan or an E92 coupe? Based on the dates, the E92 would be a 2012 w/ Tech Pkg 3 and the E90 would be a 2011 w/...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-24-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By kscarrol
"exported from Germany and imported to Newark,...

"exported from Germany and imported to Newark, NJ" in late October 2011, and says "Vehicle offered for sale" in early November 2011 and "vehicle sold" in early January 2012."

Could be. Just to...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-24-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By kscarrol
That does seem to be a long time frame. There...

That does seem to be a long time frame. There are a couple of options with the most likely being that the original owner did European delivery. The car may have been made in April and kept by BMW...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-23-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,125
Posted By kscarrol
My car is a 2011.5 (Sept 2010 production) and I...

My car is a 2011.5 (Sept 2010 production) and I have the passenger mirror tilt feature. I don't recall that being removed... Otherwise M3Inline6 is correct. ZCP came with 2011. I have it and...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-21-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 582
Posted By kscarrol
Press the issue. I recall having the same issue...

Press the issue. I recall having the same issue but after a software update it stopped. My car is a 2011 (Sept 2010 build) so before I was having some coding done, I got my dealer to update the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-18-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By kscarrol
I do not have the extended seat time you have in...

I do not have the extended seat time you have in your 550 but I did choose my current M3 over the 550. I was coming from a 2008 E60 550 and the new F10 was just out. In terms of ride I find my EDC...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-18-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Posted By kscarrol
Which vehicle? On my '11 M3 there is an option...

Which vehicle? On my '11 M3 there is an option in the iDrive to activate/de-activate the split screen. Push you iDrive controller to the right (might need to do it twice) and a menu will pop up...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-14-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By kscarrol
^^ Good point! Another reason to wait a couple...

^^ Good point! Another reason to wait a couple years, to see what the competition pkg and possibly the LCI look like...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-14-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By kscarrol
I agree on the '09+ but if you want the combox,...

I agree on the '09+ but if you want the combox, that became available with Sept '10 production. Or you can have it retrofitted but it is a bit pricey...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-14-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By kscarrol
I am considering making the move but not for...

I am considering making the move but not for another 2-3 years. Personally I don't want to buy first year of production, I'd rather have most of the kinks worked out when I buy. So I'll be holding...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 08-13-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,595
Posted By kscarrol
That's good the hear sean! Just got my shipping...

That's good the hear sean! Just got my shipping notification this morning...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 08-12-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,595
Posted By kscarrol
OK, so recent. My order has not progressed yet...

OK, so recent. My order has not progressed yet because it's holiday time in Germany so they are waiting to get the part from BMW. I've ordered from them in the past with no issues so I really don't...
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