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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-20-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By isjoey
I suggest you contact the seller to see if they...

I suggest you contact the seller to see if they have received any feedback from other 335i (E90/E92) owners who have purchased this wheel. Looking over the size and offset, I feel the front wheels...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By isjoey
Yes, something is a little off there. I get 20...

Yes, something is a little off there. I get 20 mpg easy when driving 70 mph, I have even seen 25 mpg at highway speeds. On the track completely mashing it I get 8.5 mpg avg a day.

Even though you...
Forum: General BMW 01-15-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By isjoey
I would have to suggest a 335, 25k can get you a...

I would have to suggest a 335, 25k can get you a very nice 335i. Just a better all around car for a DD, and the cost of ownership will be a good bit less than an M3/5. This is also the general...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 740
Posted By isjoey
Congrats on your first BMW! I am sure you will...

Congrats on your first BMW! I am sure you will find it to be a great decision.

As for the PS2, outstanding in the warm weather, good in the cold, very cold weather and snow should be completely...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-13-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,209
Posted By isjoey
Yes, stiffer sway bars would help turn-in as they...

Yes, stiffer sway bars would help turn-in as they reduce body roll. A better tire would help as well, the Michelin PSS is a great tire. Without spending money on upgrading control arms you may was to...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 372
Posted By isjoey
Shaving tires?

Thinking of going with a set Michelin Pilot Super Sports and having them shaved. I know the trade off will mean better performance in the dry and less performance (vs not shaved) in the wet. Any...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 767
Posted By isjoey
The front of my car and wheels. I recommend...

The front of my car and wheels. I recommend reading up and YouTube, lots of examples and howtos out there. You do need to apply the coats properly or you will end up with a rough paint job. The...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-18-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,158
Posted By isjoey
I find 4 seconds hard to believe although could...

I find 4 seconds hard to believe although could be. The E46 M3 is a GREAT track car, still very sought after for a track car as well. If you ever do a HPDE day with BMW CCA good chance your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,759
Posted By isjoey
The cleaner the surface the better. I have read...

The cleaner the surface the better. I have read both wax and no wax. Although, if one is getting very serious about PD, dipyourcar.com offers a pre-dip spay. I used the pre-dip spray before I PD part...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,759
Posted By isjoey
You would be fine with Plasti Dipping the roof....

You would be fine with Plasti Dipping the roof. You would be able to cover the roof with two cans of black but may want to get one extra can. My recommendations are:

1) Wash and wax the roof -...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-28-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,153
Posted By isjoey
Congrats and enjoy!

Congrats and enjoy!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-26-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 740
Posted By isjoey
Another M badge in the wild

I walked out of my garage and found this wanna be M posser car parked in my driveway. When are people going to stop with the M badges, etc. on non M cars! :)

Needed a way to protect my car for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By isjoey
I highly recommend RRT Racing in Dulles, VA. They...

I highly recommend RRT Racing in Dulles, VA. They are a great shop! Great in every way with a lot of experience. They would certainly be able to help you with what you are looking to do.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,392
Posted By isjoey
Great photos! Glad you are ok. With your...

Great photos! Glad you are ok.

With your experience on a bike the car will be a lot fun. Just go drive the car and learn. Your traction control will keep you out of the weeds or at least try to....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-06-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,555
Posted By isjoey
Lol! I would love to pull up beside that "M3" in...

Lol! I would love to pull up beside that "M3" in my Prius and talk to the owner as if I didn't know. Then, start to ask tougher and tougher questions. :)

I have seen a red 335is around with a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,169
Posted By isjoey
I just wanted to pass on my experience after a...

I just wanted to pass on my experience after a few suspension upgrades. I plan on posting more about the mods soon although until then though it would be worth adding to this thread. I just had M3...
Forum: General BMW 03-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By isjoey
TRW parts?

In regards to suspension components specifically, I would just like to confirm some details I am reading in regards to OEM BMW ///M parts vs TRW.

1) Are TRW parts OEM BMW parts that did not pass...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 549
Posted By isjoey
If the car appears to be in "mint" condition, and...

If the car appears to be in "mint" condition, and you really must have this car (with a stinkin automatic), I would offer $10k firm. If he says no, say thanks and just walk way. Just like that! You...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By isjoey
I read that about getting the cat coverters...

I read that about getting the cat coverters hotter quicker as well. Good to know.

I would be very interested in seeing the dyno graphs. It will be a couple weeks before I can test, should be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By isjoey
Of course - I know there will be a loss although...

Of course - I know there will be a loss although is the loss .05% and 50 rpm between 2500-3000 rpm? So pretty much nothing, and certainly not enough to even worry about. As you know every mod has a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By isjoey
Something else was going on there.

Something else was going on there.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By isjoey
Hmm... no proof exists except for opinion it...

Hmm... no proof exists except for opinion it seems. I would assume this would effect back pressure as well although the majority of feedback on this seems to be reducing low frequency noise - which...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By isjoey
335is - exhaust flap mod

I know there are a few posts in regards to this mod although I did not see any for the 335is. I decided to try the "exhaust flap mod" a couple weeks ago to see how it would change the sound on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,597
Posted By isjoey
I have had a few long time BMW owners in my 335is...

I have had a few long time BMW owners in my 335is only to hear them say "The ride is great!" - tires Michelin PS2 ZP. I am a fan of the PS2s, and feel they handle extremely well. The ride is on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By isjoey
I have ordered many many tires over the years for...

I have ordered many many tires over the years for many vehicals from Tire Rack, and have had them ship tires to shops, etc. many times. Their prices will be very tought for about any dealer, shop,...
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