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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 04:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,058
Posted By captainaudio
I did not feel that claying was necessary, I...

I did not feel that claying was necessary,
I ran my hand over the finish and did not feel any imperfections when I got my car home. I polished it using a very mild polish and a random orbital...
Forum: General BMW Today, 04:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,484
Posted By captainaudio
I agree that you don't have to do any of the...

I agree that you don't have to do any of the things you listed to be an "enthusiast" but I would not count them out as they can be very enjoyable and teach you a lot the capabilities (and technology)...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 03:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,058
Posted By captainaudio
I live in Manhattan and my M4 is a weekend car. ...

I live in Manhattan and my M4 is a weekend car.

I have the attendant wash it every time I return to the garage and keep a California Car Duster, detail spray and a microfiber cloths in the trunk....
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Today, 11:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,445
Posted By captainaudio
Sales people make their commissions based on the...

Sales people make their commissions based on the profit of the sale so one sale with good markup will bring a better commission than multiple sales with low profit.

And I agree. You picked well.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 07:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 660
Posted By captainaudio
Why BMW prefers Turbo instead of Supercharger?

A turbo charger does not convert exhaust heat but is driven by exhaust flow which turn s a turbine that was in turn drives a compressor that compresses the air going into the second engine...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-28-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,539
Posted By captainaudio
Contrary to common belief a suspension that is...

Contrary to common belief a suspension that is tuned for track use does not generally translate to a good handling street car.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-28-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,445
Posted By captainaudio
So many guys get this backwards. They get...

So many guys get this backwards.

They get an ///M because they think it will get them women when the correct approach is to get a woman that gets you an ///M.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-26-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By captainaudio
Things to do and see in Lethbridge, AB?

I Googled "Best thing to do in when in Lethbridge" and came up with "leave"
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-26-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,241
Posted By captainaudio
I drove a friends M235 and it is a very good car...

I drove a friends M235 and it is a very good car and I personally don't give a rat's ass whether it is a "real" M.

CA
Forum: The Detail Department 06-26-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By captainaudio
I put on a coat of turtle wax black and then two...

I put on a coat of turtle wax black and then two coats of Zymol Carbon. Very happy with the results.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,692
Posted By captainaudio
A stiffer sidewall does not necessarily mean...

A stiffer sidewall does not necessarily mean better performance. A stiffer sidewall can reduce slip angle which will result in a reduction of grip and a decrease in handling. It can also cause the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,692
Posted By captainaudio
What exactly is the point of 19s?

What exactly is the point of 19s?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-25-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 501
Posted By captainaudio
When I read the title "New condoms are cool" I...

When I read the title "New condoms are cool" I thought it meant as opposed to used condoms.[emoji50]
Forum: Off-Topic 06-25-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 490
Posted By captainaudio
And what was that tumor on the front of the...

And what was that tumor on the front of the E-Type Jaguar???
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 742
Posted By captainaudio
Wrong car featured in Ford commercial with "Fight Song"?

And I am sure Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Lancia and several others disagree.

I think a case could be made that even BMW was building sport sedans prior to the 1600/2002 and 3 Series.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 742
Posted By captainaudio
As long as we are discussing truth in advertising...

As long as we are discussing truth in advertising how about the BMW ad that claims the 3 Series is "The Original Sport Sedan"?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 742
Posted By captainaudio
Wrong car featured in Ford commercial with "Fight Song"?

I have seen that commercial many times and until this thread payed so little attention I did not know it was a Ford commercial.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,917
Posted By captainaudio
The 4 Series is obviously very closely related to...

The 4 Series is obviously very closely related to the 3 Series and is nothing more than marketing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,917
Posted By captainaudio
"My car is better than your car" is a fairly...

"My car is better than your car" is a fairly common theme here whether it is in reference to model, series, transmission type, body style, color, etc.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-23-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By captainaudio
I wouldn't do it.

I wouldn't do it.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-22-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,829
Posted By captainaudio
The DCT is orders is magnitude better than the...

The DCT is orders is magnitude better than the SMG which was not a very good transmission.

I understand that many enjoy driving MTs and I do myself but I am very happy with the DCT in my M4. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,331
Posted By captainaudio
Have a great time and say hello to everyone. ...

Have a great time and say hello to everyone.

Sorry we could not attend.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 06-19-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,875
Posted By captainaudio
Getting an M3

The problem is the longer you wait the less your 3er will be worth.

I waited for a reasonable deal but pulled the trigger when I found a buyer for the E93 at a much better price than I was offered...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-19-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,036
Posted By captainaudio
Is there a list of auction items and is it...

Is there a list of auction items and is it possible to bid remotely?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-19-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,196
Posted By captainaudio
If Microsoft is writing the software and Dell is...

If Microsoft is writing the software and Dell is providing the hardware this may bring new meaning to the terms "System Crash" and "Blue Screen of Death".
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