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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-17-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 275
Posted By Orient330iNYC
if you can view the shocks, the dhp car will have...

if you can view the shocks, the dhp car will have a wiring harness going into it and other protruding parts. IIRC you can see it by cranking the wheel all the way to one side, it may actually be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-17-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By Orient330iNYC
supposedly on all 3 and 4 series cars now. more...

supposedly on all 3 and 4 series cars now. more simulated sound on the N20/26s vs the n55, but its present on both
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 242
Posted By Orient330iNYC
have you had your intake valves walnut blasted?

have you had your intake valves walnut blasted?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-17-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By Orient330iNYC
Active sound. simulated engine noise enhancement...

Active sound. simulated engine noise enhancement being piped in through the speakers. rumor is that it was added in my 2014

http://f30.bimmerpost.com/forums/showthread.php?t=965613
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-03-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Orient330iNYC
no. xdrive is not going to like the size...

no. xdrive is not going to like the size difference of over an inch in diameter. at best you'll drive the traction control and abs system nuts. at worse you'll blow the diff(s)
the rim might be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-03-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 896
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the automatic relock feature only works if you...

the automatic relock feature only works if you lock your doors, then unlock them without opening the door. then it will relock. it will not lock the doors for you if you forget.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 618
Posted By Orient330iNYC
bmw backed warranties are the same price as long...

bmw backed warranties are the same price as long as the car is still covered under the factory warranty.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 616
Posted By Orient330iNYC
do they meter the glass as part of the yearly...

do they meter the glass as part of the yearly inspection?
75% will look clear especially if your rears are tinted.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 929
Posted By Orient330iNYC
mileage wont be an issue, they dont need to...

mileage wont be an issue, they dont need to replace the dme to swap the engine.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By Orient330iNYC
all 4 series except the Msport get the sport...

all 4 series except the Msport get the sport steering wheel
http://cache.bmwusa.com/image_f2d3cbca-c8b8-48dd-ae36-8cf753b3f6c0.arox

msport gets the round airbag wheel
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 616
Posted By Orient330iNYC
you'll need a film of some kind. see vcool below....

you'll need a film of some kind. see vcool below. other than that, nope



V-kool
allows ~75% visible light through, blocks ~99% of IR and UV. 75% is pretty much clear, its basically invisible
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-24-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 616
Posted By Orient330iNYC
nope. no IR coating or anything aside from a very...

nope. no IR coating or anything aside from a very light tint
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-18-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By Orient330iNYC
+1 from the ETK: 03 WHEEL BOLT...

+1

from the ETK:
03 WHEEL BOLT BLACK M14X1.25
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-18-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 636
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yes. as long as you are within the period covered...

yes. as long as you are within the period covered by the pull ahead. so typically 3-6 months
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By Orient330iNYC
nope. sounds like your projector has popped off...

nope. sounds like your projector has popped off its pivot.
at the very least you're going to have to take out the fender liner and open the back of the headlight
once in there, you'll be able to...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-18-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 784
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i vote for the contis. no complaints from friends...

i vote for the contis. no complaints from friends and family that had them stock on their cars, and im happy with the contisportcontact 5 ssrs on my current car. plus they are my favorite tires for...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-17-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By Orient330iNYC
dont think its going to work. stock offset is...

dont think its going to work.
stock offset is 43F 52R
at 20, your STI wheels are already 23mm/32mm too far out. any adapter you get will push it out even further, the centerbore on the wheels is...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-16-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,132
Posted By Orient330iNYC
are those quotes including the negative equity? ...

are those quotes including the negative equity?

even with 7K of neg equity, that should only add on 250 max per month.
the 2014s are no longer supported by bmwfs- they will lease horribly.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-16-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By Orient330iNYC
30K maybe. i would expect ~25K though 40K? its...

30K maybe. i would expect ~25K though
40K? its going to need to be an all season.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-15-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By Orient330iNYC
running e9x wheels on an E46 is like putting in a...

running e9x wheels on an E46 is like putting in a spacer, the offset is lower so the wheels stick out further.
stock offset was ET47 so ET34 will be like adding a 13mm spacer.

that being said, my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-15-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the glass is most likely bonded to the frame like...

the glass is most likely bonded to the frame like the windshield with urethane glue. thats the only sealing it would need
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-14-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By Orient330iNYC
this. the F3x does not have a gasket around the...

this.
the F3x does not have a gasket around the rear windshield
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-13-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 839
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i've had runflat winters on my e90s and F30 ...

i've had runflat winters on my e90s and F30

i've had good luck with bridgestone and dunlops.
in stock plus sizing ( add 5 to the aspect ratio) i havent noticed any additional harshness, the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-13-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By Orient330iNYC
yep, it is a very very small piece of metal...

yep, it is a very very small piece of metal considering what it does.

this is one out of a ford transmission, the one in an 8AT is smaller due to packaging....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Orient330iNYC
only the passenger side mirror tilts down. its...

only the passenger side mirror tilts down. its been like this for over 15 years
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