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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-12-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,030
Posted By jbbrann
That's why I'm considering installing the front...

That's why I'm considering installing the front mats in the rear and the rear mats in the front... for better weight distribution in my nose-heavy 335.

And on a side note, I bought mine a couple...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-12-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,030
Posted By jbbrann
Can you tell any difference in performance with...

Can you tell any difference in performance with the new mats? The additional grip will be nice but I'm worried about the extra weight.

Also the part you cut off is actually the scissor storage...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-02-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,199
Posted By jbbrann
The 335 doesn't get very good gas mileage at all...

The 335 doesn't get very good gas mileage at all when it's not warmed up and your commute is so short I don't think those numbers are that far off. I only get about 20-21 on my 4 mile drive to work,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-23-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 32,278
Posted By jbbrann
ED in this context means "Efficient Dynamics". ...

ED in this context means "Efficient Dynamics". We will probably only get one version of the 320d in the US and my guess would be that it won't be the ED version.

Also, the new 8 speed auto is...
Forum: European Delivery 10-23-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Mine made it to the dealership on the 20th, so I...

Mine made it to the dealership on the 20th, so I was at the VPC for about 11 or 12 days. I still don't have any details on what repairs were done to my car, so I guess I'll try to find out on...
Forum: European Delivery 10-18-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: European Delivery 10-17-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Boo! Mine ED car reached the VPC on 10/9 so it...

Boo! Mine ED car reached the VPC on 10/9 so it breezed right through customs. But, it's still there undergoing a repair! Apparently it was damaged somehow during shipping and someone is going to...
Forum: European Delivery 10-11-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
As far as I can gather from looking through old...

As far as I can gather from looking through old threads on here, "CUSTOMS RELEASE" and "LINER RELEASE" means that the car has made it through the customs inspection (I don't think the quantity of...
Forum: European Delivery 10-11-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Hooray, looks like I'm cleared too. Not sure...

Hooray, looks like I'm cleared too. Not sure about the quantity. BMW NA HQ is in Woodcliff Lake, NJ so I guess that's why the customs release shows up there. Feels good to have one more step...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-11-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,450
Posted By jbbrann
Here is what I use between washes/waxes/full...

Here is what I use between washes/waxes/full detailing:
Stoner - Glass
303 Aerospace Protectant - Interior Plastics/Door Seals
Poorboy's World Waterless Wash - Exterior touch-ups/BPR (Bird Poop...
Forum: European Delivery 10-11-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
My latest status is Discharged in Brunswick on...

My latest status is Discharged in Brunswick on 10/8 as well. I'm ready to get through customs so I can at least schedule my PCD date. Last minute flights to the east coast are not cheap where I...
Forum: European Delivery 10-08-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Topeka is still not showing up on marinetraffic,...

Topeka is still not showing up on marinetraffic, but WW tracking now states my car was discharged from the boat in Brunswick today! :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 10-08-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
I'm not sure what the problem is. The tropical...

I'm not sure what the problem is. The tropical storms forming right now aren't forecasted to hit that part of the coast it looks like. Hopefully it's just a technical glitch with whatever data...
Forum: European Delivery 10-04-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Definitely hoping for speedy customs clearance. ...

Definitely hoping for speedy customs clearance. I'm doing PCD too, hoping for the end of October... I've done pretty good so far, but the impatience is starting to build.
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
Yeah, I'm not sure what to do to occupy my time...

Yeah, I'm not sure what to do to occupy my time now that I won't be obsessively looking at marrinetraffic.
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,210
Posted By jbbrann
On it too, and I was able to track on WW's...

On it too, and I was able to track on WW's website. Stops in Gothenburg, Zeebrugge and Southampton before heading our way...
Forum: European Delivery 09-13-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,156
Posted By jbbrann
Yep. It was pretty sweet.

Yep. It was pretty sweet.
Forum: European Delivery 09-12-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,156
Posted By jbbrann
The white one is mine. ;-) Hoping it leaves...

The white one is mine. ;-) Hoping it leaves Munich soon.
Forum: European Delivery 09-10-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,528
Posted By jbbrann
Yes, this was Saturday around 10 AM, so I just...

Yes, this was Saturday around 10 AM, so I just missed you. Looks like we'll be on the same boat.

I'm a big fan of Superman style, can't go wrong with Coral Red. :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 09-10-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,528
Posted By jbbrann
Yeah it made me cringe a little handing my keys...

Yeah it made me cringe a little handing my keys over seeing cars parked like that. Oh well, it's insured...
Forum: European Delivery 09-09-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,528
Posted By jbbrann
Whose was this? (335i M Sport)

Saw this beauty when I dropped my car off Saturday. Had the plate instructions printed in the back window so I figure it has to be someone on here.

341064

Bonus pic of me dropping off:
...
Forum: European Delivery 09-05-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By jbbrann
Agree with Bob. I arrived at Neuschwanstein...

Agree with Bob. I arrived at Neuschwanstein early but it was crowded by afternoon when we left. I had trouble getting the address for the hotel to show up in the Navigation, but I'm sure that was...
Forum: European Delivery 09-04-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By jbbrann
Drove to Fussen today via Gunzburg. Was glad to...

Drove to Fussen today via Gunzburg. Was glad to spend a few hours in the car and be able to snap a few better pics. The autobahn was fun, but I'm looking forward to hitting the alps tomorrow.
...
Forum: European Delivery 09-03-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By jbbrann
12 hr compliance

Had a great day at the Welt. Here are a couple of hastily snapped pics, including one of her being spotted coming off the elevator. Only drove back to the hotel today, but off to Fussen in the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-24-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,983
Posted By jbbrann
I have never owned a manual before either, but...

I have never owned a manual before either, but the 335i that I will be picking up in a week is an 8AT. I don't trust my significant driving a stick, better MPG, good reviews and the gizmo factor all...
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