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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 647
Posted By isjoey
Oh, and of course SS brake lines in your first...

Oh, and of course SS brake lines in your first round of mods.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 647
Posted By isjoey
I cannot agree more, transforms the car! It's a...

I cannot agree more, transforms the car! It's a tough call on what the next best mod would be, depends on how much you are willing to spend. I would have to say the LSD.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 647
Posted By isjoey
Honestly, if you have only done a few track days....

Honestly, if you have only done a few track days. I would go another year or so or 10 more days before making any major changes. It is best to learn with your car pretty much stock. Modifications...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By isjoey
Zimmerman are slightly better than stock, I just...

Zimmerman are slightly better than stock, I just installed new Zimmerman all around. It will definitely cost less to install new. Just the cost of re-surfacing the rotors and labor will more than new...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By isjoey
I would not go any wider on the stock wheels,...

I would not go any wider on the stock wheels, just my opinion. I see you have 19" wheels too, I can at least tell you this. The max on the front of 335is is 255/35-18 (maybe 40) and 275/35-18 rear....
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-17-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By isjoey
There are a lot of good summer tire options....

There are a lot of good summer tire options. Although, I highly recommend Michelin Pilot Super Sports. Their wet grip is outstanding and dry grip even better. I had two sets of Michelin Pilot PS2s...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,508
Posted By isjoey
I still find the fact that the 07 335i lapped...

I still find the fact that the 07 335i lapped faster then the 335is very hard to believe, I know CandD says it did though. I read some place that it had rained the day before the 335is was tested....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,508
Posted By isjoey
Love my 335is! Even more now then when I bought...

Love my 335is! Even more now then when I bought it. Granted, it has had some major suspension work done, it is just great car! Just completed my 20th track day with the IS and have not have one issue...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By isjoey
Definitely brake sensor wires, with no sensor on...

Definitely brake sensor wires, with no sensor on the end. They would have no impact in regards to what you are describing. I suggest maybe checking over the MAF sensor and throttle body, they may be...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-20-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
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: 776
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 Questions 01-15-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,248
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: 874
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: 1,381
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: 410
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: 909
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: 2,876
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: 2,182
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: 2,182
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: 2,375
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: 821
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: 396
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.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,550
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: 1,669
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: 3,410
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...
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