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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 8,418
Posted By jlukja
This is the only explanation I can think of. ...

This is the only explanation I can think of. Either that or you're freakishly handsome.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 665
Posted By jlukja
It looks terrific, brand new. What did you do to...

It looks terrific, brand new. What did you do to "recondition" it?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-17-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,015
Posted By jlukja
I'm in my early 50s Engineering group...

I'm in my early 50s
Engineering group supervisor for an electric utility
This is my first Bimmer and its fully paid for.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-02-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 604
Posted By jlukja
Congratulations. Yes, the wait can seem very...

Congratulations. Yes, the wait can seem very long. You said, "... back in another...". What did you own before?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-02-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,548
Posted By jlukja
I never tested this. Does the engine actually...

I never tested this. Does the engine actually shut off at speed? I thought there would be some sort of a lockout while moving.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-02-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 747
Posted By jlukja
Strange issue or strange that BMW service is...

Strange issue or strange that BMW service is fantastic?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-02-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By jlukja
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-02-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By jlukja
This x1000

This x1000
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-31-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 330
Posted By jlukja
:beerchug: Happy New Year to all. :beerchug:

:beerchug: Happy New Year to all. :beerchug:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-21-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,065
Posted By jlukja
That is a great link. Thanks for that. Its...

That is a great link. Thanks for that. Its interesting to see the BMW power curves for both the N20 and N26. It confirms what we've known all along. The N20 is underrated as the peak HP is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-21-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,065
Posted By jlukja
Go to the Dinan website and search for authorized...

Go to the Dinan website and search for authorized dealers [URL="link here"] (http://dinancars.com/authorized-dealers/)
There are quite a few in Southern California including BMW dealerships.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-20-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,065
Posted By jlukja
That's what I've read. I think they released it...

That's what I've read. I think they released it a couple of weeks ago.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,065
Posted By jlukja
You also get warranty coverage and electronic...

You also get warranty coverage and electronic wastegate control. I'd compare the hp and torque curves first before making a judgement simply on peak HP numbers.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,273
Posted By jlukja
+1

+1
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,273
Posted By jlukja
I think you're still missing the point of what...

I think you're still missing the point of what "redline" means.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-18-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,273
Posted By jlukja
http://www.dragtimes.com/images_dyno/24059-2012-BM...

http://www.dragtimes.com/images_dyno/24059-2012-BMW-328i-Dyno.jpg

Above are the torque and horsepower curves I found for the N20. Note the horsepower climbs steadily until peaking at 5250 rpm...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,273
Posted By jlukja
Redline is 7000 rpm, which at full throttle comes...

Redline is 7000 rpm, which at full throttle comes up awfully quick after 6.5K rpm.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-16-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By jlukja
There is a youtube video of the BMS Stage 2...

There is a youtube video of the BMS Stage 2 produced by BMS. They don't show connecting and disconnecting each connector but they cover all the connectors and their locations in the engine bay. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 7,463
Posted By jlukja
Why do you think they called it the Gran Coupe? ...

Why do you think they called it the Gran Coupe? :D
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 575
Posted By jlukja
Don't know. I don't really keep track of those...

Don't know. I don't really keep track of those things. My MY2013, which I picked up October 2012, had a software update that was applied I think April 2014 (my 15K mi. service). I don't remember...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By jlukja
Gotcha, makes sense.:thumbup:

Gotcha, makes sense.:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By jlukja
No need to go to Sport+. Sport will do for this...

No need to go to Sport+. Sport will do for this and you retain traction control.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 575
Posted By jlukja
They will also apply software updates if any have...

They will also apply software updates if any have been released since you've had your car.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 7,463
Posted By jlukja
Is it me or does the GC look a little too high...

Is it me or does the GC look a little too high off the ground? Maybe its just BJ's pic?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,288
Posted By jlukja
Lol. I suspect Kafaka got defensive when his 320...

Lol. I suspect Kafaka got defensive when his 320 got classified with the Toyota drivers of the world. I can relate. I sometimes have to check myself when reading how no lighting package means its...
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