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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By Ounce
2011 335i - Clutch and Flywheel Toast after 32k miles

Just wanted to touch base here to see if anyone else had a similar experience with their 335i around my model year.

Clutch started noticeably slipping under hard acceleration around 1.5 months...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By Ounce
No DTC isn't kicking in, this happens just under...

No DTC isn't kicking in, this happens just under relatively full throttle acceleration while already in gear in dry conditions.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By Ounce
Drop in revs under hard acceleration

Recently (I'd say in the past month) I've noticed that for some reason under hard acceleration, in any gear really, my car's revs will at times move upward at a certain point even though acceleration...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-11-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,996
Posted By Ounce
Awesome pics. How is the water temp? I'll be...

Awesome pics. How is the water temp? I'll be there in another month or so and with a snorkeling trip just a bit curious how it'll be. Plan to wear a stinger suit to be on the safe side as advised...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-06-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By Ounce
I went last year on Saturday, had an awesome time...

I went last year on Saturday, had an awesome time until high winds shut things down early at 1AM. Its definitely an experience worth doing, its another world...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-13-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,996
Posted By Ounce
Good luck on the Ironman, hopefully no jellies...

Good luck on the Ironman, hopefully no jellies will be in the area...

I'm heading to Cairns at the end of July then going down the coast to Surfers Paradise, Hamilton Island, Sydney, then...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,985
Posted By Ounce
Thanks for the input all, just wanted to...

Thanks for the input all, just wanted to follow-up as I've come to a decision. Booked an appointment this afternoon to get the Michelin Pilot Sport A/S Plus installed. General consensus and reviews...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,985
Posted By Ounce
The Pilot Super Sport has a 30k warranty which is...

The Pilot Super Sport has a 30k warranty which is cut in half for the rear tires on staggered fittments (thus 15k).

I have actually looked at the Bridgestone RE960 and it does look like a solid...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,985
Posted By Ounce
New Tire Decision and Technical Question

First on the area of new tires, I'm currently torn between a few options and was hoping to get some opinions here. I have definitely decided for now to go with non-run flat tires as I can't justify...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-17-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,957
Posted By Ounce
I could go into great detail as to why this...

I could go into great detail as to why this relationship dynamic will/won't work but I'll be more succinct.

Lose the nice guy/savior routine now before it does you more damage down the line. ...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-09-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 876
Posted By Ounce
Its always been interesting to me to see the...

Its always been interesting to me to see the reactions on these kinds of stories. In my experience, it seems like if this happened in reverse gender wise there would be mass outrage. Instead it's...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-02-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,819
Posted By Ounce
Funny this topic should come up, I've always been...

Funny this topic should come up, I've always been curious about the options myself. My choices were the Caribbean, Germany/France, or Hawaii.

Regarding the logistics of gaining employment in...
Forum: European Delivery 02-16-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,386
Posted By Ounce
I've run the full gamut actually. I initially...

I've run the full gamut actually. I initially left the front plate on for about 6 months, then took it off for a cleaner look, and then put it back on about 6 months after I had originally taken it...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,911
Posted By Ounce
In the past I would generally try to whip up a...

In the past I would generally try to whip up a nice special meal at home versus the whole going out thing. Then again I love to cook so I don't mind it a bit. Why not think of her favorite kind of...
Forum: European Delivery 02-01-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,998
Posted By Ounce
Why do so many CA's get this wrong? It doesn't...

Why do so many CA's get this wrong? It doesn't even make logical sense if they took 10 seconds to think about what they're asking for. BMW needs to better train these folks.
Forum: Off-Topic 01-12-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,186
Posted By Ounce
This is dead on and is the hard truth for anyone...

This is dead on and is the hard truth for anyone willing to actually confront it. I've read a great deal of literature lately about what leads couples into divorce/separation and sadly in an...
Forum: European Delivery 12-29-2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,379
Posted By Ounce
Yes I already knew I didn't get the new vehicle...

Yes I already knew I didn't get the new vehicle overview when doing PCD after Euro Delivery so I wasn't surprised. I was more than OK with that considering the only thing I wanted to do after all...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-20-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,508
Posted By Ounce
Wow that sounds awesome, cool you got to meet...

Wow that sounds awesome, cool you got to meet her!

I finally decided to go beyond the armchair/bookworm world of mountaineering and signed up for a Mount Rainier summit climb trip this...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-20-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,508
Posted By Ounce
No Shortcuts to the Top: Climbing the World's 14...

No Shortcuts to the Top: Climbing the World's 14 Highest Peaks - Ed Viesturs

I've always enjoyed books about mountaineering starting with John Krakauer's "Into Thin Air". This particular book...
Forum: European Delivery 12-19-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,148
Posted By Ounce
Yep that's the route I took. Great driving roads...

Yep that's the route I took. Great driving roads and you're in the valley for the most part so you probably would be OK snow wise. The picture in my signature is in Lermoos looking towards the...
Forum: European Delivery 12-15-2011, 07:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,148
Posted By Ounce
I definitely agree. I did a loop through Austria...

I definitely agree. I did a loop through Austria and back up through Garmisch Partenkirchen. I highly reccomend it.
Forum: European Delivery 12-05-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,538
Posted By Ounce
Just finished a project this weekend to place my...

Just finished a project this weekend to place my front plate in a shadowbox frame along with a plethora of pictures from the trip, came out pretty good. Hanging it in the main living area.
Forum: Off-Topic 11-07-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,632
Posted By Ounce
I always love a good Prime Rib/Steak Sandwhich...

I always love a good Prime Rib/Steak Sandwhich with a side of horseradish...Could also do a French Dip with shaved ribeye along similar lines.

A nice Ahi Tuna sandwhich can rock if done right as...
Forum: European Delivery 11-07-2011, 06:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,708
Posted By Ounce
Definitely, this is your cue to shift in to...

Definitely, this is your cue to shift in to "Ludicrous Speed" :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 11-03-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,284
Posted By Ounce
Banks do lend money to businesses big and small,...

Banks do lend money to businesses big and small, BofA in particular is probably doing many billions in overall lending. They're also out of the reverse mortgage business now. Good news/deeds don't...
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