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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-12-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
I own and have owned a number of high performance...

I own and have owned a number of high performance cars. I always drive carefully regardless of how fast I am going,
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 458
Posted By captainaudio
Looks good!

Looks good!
Forum: Off-Topic 04-25-2017, 05:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,318
Posted By captainaudio
I have reached a point in my life where there are...

I have reached a point in my life where there are not really any more possessions that I want. I don't know what to do with most of the stuff I already have. What is important to me is to be where...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-23-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,318
Posted By captainaudio
I would have an apartment on the Upper East Side...

I would have an apartment on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with a garage in the building, a home in rural Connecticut near Lime Rock Park and a winter home at the Boca Raton Resort and Club.

CA
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-21-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,233
Posted By captainaudio
My M4 with Adaptive M Suspension is far better on...

My M4 with Adaptive M Suspension is far better on crappy roads than my 2007 335i with Sport Suspension and RFTs.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-20-2017, 07:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 946
Posted By captainaudio
Properly executed down shifts should include rev...

Properly executed down shifts should include rev matching. Auto rev matching will rev match better than manual rev matching just as a DCT will execute gear shifts faster than an MT.

The question...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-16-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 946
Posted By captainaudio
Downshifting without rev matching, whether done...

Downshifting without rev matching, whether done automatically or by the driver, will cause the car to slow down rather violently. Not only does this put strain on the drive train it unsettles the...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-07-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,374
Posted By captainaudio
[QUOTE=FCBayern///M4;10106725]I think this...

[QUOTE=FCBayern///M4;10106725]I think this question is based on the perspective of income bracket you live in.

If I have 137k laying around after my nest egg is where it needs to be then maybe...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-05-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By captainaudio
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Aukey-CC-S1-4-8A-Dual-Port...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Aukey-CC-S1-4-8A-Dual-Port-USB-Car-Charger-Black-/231989283768?hash=item3603a38bb8:g:YO4AAOSwmtJXbCje



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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-04-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,704
Posted By captainaudio
I can't speak directly to the 435 but I am on my...

I can't speak directly to the 435 but I am on my second BMW Retractable Hardtop (2007 335i - 2015 M4). I went from a Lexus SC300 coupe to the 335 and have had no issuesi. I replaced the RFTs with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By captainaudio
I have had good results with Dr, Colorchip. ...

I have had good results with Dr, Colorchip.

https://www.drcolorchip.com/
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-01-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,511
Posted By captainaudio
We all have our own preferences which is why we...

We all have our own preferences which is why we are given choices of body style, model. transmission's, colors, rims, etc.

As I have stated I am not a fan or 20" rims on a 3/4 Series. I don't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,511
Posted By captainaudio
If there is not enough sidewall handling can also...

If there is not enough sidewall handling can also be adversely effected. Overly stiff rims can give the illusion of good handling due to "crisp turn in" but at the limits tire sidewalls need to have...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-22-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,233
Posted By captainaudio
I went from a 335 to an M4. The 335 was...

I went from a 335 to an M4.

The 335 was fast, the M4 is stupid fast.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 939
Posted By captainaudio
740m

740m
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-12-2017, 07:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,683
Posted By captainaudio
Some friends of mine have an organization called...

Some friends of mine have an organization called Sports Car Driving Association (SCDA) which rents various tracks for driving events. They have events at various tracks in the North East including...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-09-2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
Weather forecast looks pretty dismal. I have an...

Weather forecast looks pretty dismal. I have an event at Lime Rock on Saturday and I'll head back to Manhattan in the Cayenne on Monday.
Probably won't be driving for a few weeks.



Sent from...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-09-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
I picked my M4 up from a dealer on Long Island in...

I picked my M4 up from a dealer on Long Island in early March, 2015. There had been a heavy snowfall the day before. I drove it directly from the dealer to my garage in Manhattan. When I pulled in...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-09-2017, 05:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,209
Posted By captainaudio
The ants are my friends, they're blowin' in the...

The ants are my friends, they're blowin' in the wind . . . . . . and flowing out of the tap.
Forum: Off-Topic 03-09-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,240
Posted By captainaudio
Thanks for calling but I don't think it will be...

Thanks for calling but I don't think it will be necessary lower the interest rate on my credit cards.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-09-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
In my post I said I did try to pay someone to do...

In my post I said I did try to pay someone to do it and hey screwed it up and could not get it off so I did it myself.
I have had the M4 for 2 years and will probably keep it another 15 months, So...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-09-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
There were a few tears in the clear bra on my...

There were a few tears in the clear bra on my Cayenne, I took it to a shop to have it removed and they removed the corners, gave up and returned the car to me. At that point I had no choice and had...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-09-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
The weather this weekend in CT is predicted to be...

The weather this weekend in CT is predicted to be very cold. I'm assuming that your car will come with summer tires so be aware that between the cold weather and the fact that your tires will not be...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-08-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,558
Posted By captainaudio
I did not say I never drive on a track. I said I...

I did not say I never drive on a track. I said I don't drive my M4 on the track. I have cars that I find more suited to track driving than the M4.

I agree that you can not realize the potential...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 884
Posted By captainaudio
yes

yes
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