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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-21-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By Orient330iNYC
aspect ratio is wrong. the 2006 is 1 size smaller...

aspect ratio is wrong. the 2006 is 1 size smaller than the 2013
ex: 225/45/17 vs 225/50/17
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-21-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,232
Posted By Orient330iNYC
unlike lexus (and others) bmwna does not have a...

unlike lexus (and others) bmwna does not have a loaner policy, nor is there a system by which the dealers are comp'ed for loaners directly. its basically up to the dealer to decide the policy.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By Orient330iNYC
once the order goes from 112 to 150 (production...

once the order goes from 112 to 150 (production started) no more factory changes can be made



1) cancel and reorder

2)buy at msrp or find someone to swap wheels with.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-20-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i routinely fill with 78% nitrogen. :rofl:

i routinely fill with 78% nitrogen.
:rofl:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-19-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,572
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i can say that when i moved from brooklyn ny to...

i can say that when i moved from brooklyn ny to lower manhattan, my rates dropped by 65% even though i maxed out all my coverage. although the cost of parking ate up any saving and then some....
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-18-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i actually run 225/55/17 on my f30 (1 size up...

i actually run 225/55/17 on my f30 (1 size up from stock).
much more forgiving on nyc potholes
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,572
Posted By Orient330iNYC
1) 2013 335i 2) 36, Manhattan, NY 3) Geico ...

1) 2013 335i
2) 36, Manhattan, NY
3) Geico
4) single, 1 car, clean record
5) 500/500 Full glass
6) 84 per month
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-18-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i would sell your existing set. tire size is off,...

i would sell your existing set. tire size is off, and you will need new sensors and rims anyway.
i would get a 17" wheel and tire package with sensors (unless you got the M Sport brake upgrade, then...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-14-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 210
Posted By Orient330iNYC
why did bmw do it? understeer bias, safer for...

why did bmw do it? understeer bias, safer for most drivers to control.
you'll need wider rims up front to do 255 and may rub.
i used to run a 245 square setup on my 2010 E90. neutral handling, less...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-14-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By Orient330iNYC
IMHO: 1) massive misunderstanding of the...

IMHO:
1) massive misunderstanding of the magnusson-moss act. there's this notion that it requires the company to PROVE a modification caused a failure. not the case, but SEMA marketed the crap out...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=326...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=326799&page=5

car died 3 miles after the overev by a valet. owner ended up eating the cost of repairs, but his sa went to bat for him and got the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By Orient330iNYC
save up for coilovers. your stock shocks will...

save up for coilovers. your stock shocks will wear out rapidly with lowering springs alone.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-13-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 523
Posted By Orient330iNYC
stupid q, were they both in the same chassis...

stupid q, were they both in the same chassis mode? steering boost is reduced in sport mode even on non dhp cars
also production date, the sw for the steering has been updated and seems to have less...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
could be immediate, could be many miles past the...

could be immediate, could be many miles past the event. depends on how far past redline the engine was spun. a 5-2 misshift at 90mph would probably have a piston through the side of the block
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By Orient330iNYC
you keep asking the same questions. the answer is...

you keep asking the same questions. the answer is the same, its a very expensive retrofit. afaik there are no third party aftermarket options yet, so you are looking at about 2500 for the housings,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
this is why the FSE came to the dealership to...

this is why the FSE came to the dealership to download the data. because they are covering their bases in case of litigation. BMWNA is not stupid. they would not void a warranty based on heresay of...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-13-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 523
Posted By Orient330iNYC
+1 and an Xdrive is the same height...

+1

and an Xdrive is the same height regardless of sport/non sport/dhp
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-13-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By Orient330iNYC
ask if the shop foreman can go for a drive with...

ask if the shop foreman can go for a drive with you. then show him the problem
even better, if you can back to back drive the 13 and 14 with him.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-12-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
You can hire an attorney to fight them, but...

You can hire an attorney to fight them, but regardless of the CAI and track comments, they found something in the ecu download that makes them confident in their warranty denial. Broken or bent con...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-12-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
He has a 6 Mt from the other thread

He has a 6 Mt from the other thread
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-12-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,595
Posted By Orient330iNYC
in your other thread you said they are denying...

in your other thread you said they are denying the warranty because of an over rev.

unless you are willing to fight them (lawyer, engineer, evidence than contradicts the DME download from your...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-11-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By Orient330iNYC
seems to be, i've had to add a quart on both of...

seems to be, i've had to add a quart on both of my N54s (the 07 and 10) and the N55 at about 2/3rds of the way between oil changes.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-10-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By Orient330iNYC
its pretty normal. i've had to add a quart around...

its pretty normal. i've had to add a quart around 8K-10K miles after oil change in my E90s and now the F30.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-10-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By Orient330iNYC
easiest to get is mobil 1 0W40 (5W30 is NOT LL01...

easiest to get is mobil 1 0W40 (5W30 is NOT LL01 approved)

or:
Castrol Syntec European Formula SAE 0W-30
Pennzoil Platinum European Formula Ultra SAE 5W-30
Valvoline SynPower SAE 5W-30
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-09-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By Orient330iNYC
I stand corrected, did not know they were...

I stand corrected, did not know they were shipping to TX from GA
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