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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2011, 09:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,351
Posted By pippo
The car should be unbugged asap!

The car should be unbugged asap!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2011, 06:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,351
Posted By pippo
[QUOTE=Ilovemycar;6500936] I debug within about 2...

[QUOTE=Ilovemycar;6500936] I debug within about 2 days or so........
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
I said I was lazy, not unskilled.

I said I was lazy, not unskilled.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
I am one of the laziest persons you could know....

I am one of the laziest persons you could know. But, I still prefer MT's.....own a few of them. Not sure if this matters, but in Italy, which I have visited many many times, hills/mountains, curves...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2010, 05:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
You didnt kongradjulate me for teaching my 16 yrs...

You didnt kongradjulate me for teaching my 16 yrs old girl stick shift!! LOL

Yeah, I took time with her......3-4 months off and on. AND the wife too (years ago). 2 girls!! Even harder to teach...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Yup....Ive had these "people" do the same behind...

Yup....Ive had these "people" do the same behind me, as if they will arive to their destination earlier. Incompetence all over the roads.........
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
A guy with good taste! Cube, Ferrari may not have...

A guy with good taste! Cube, Ferrari may not have the MT's BMW's offer, but they of course are in a different category.....and place in history. They have had to morph into what technology offers as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
All right, Blue, enough trying to be funny...

All right, Blue, enough trying to be funny (hehe). Actually, I dont pretend to understand how automatics compare to ANOTHER automatic....never said I did. Actually, to me, it doesnt matter cuz, like...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Uh-Ohhhhh, today I was facing downhill in a...

Uh-Ohhhhh, today I was facing downhill in a parking lot, put it in reverse, and go to let out clutch and the car rolled slightly forward before clutch engaged. I thought this hill hold thing worked...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
OOps, just edited my earlier post that an MT...

OOps, just edited my earlier post that an MT costs less in the first place. Just a point .
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
Thanks, Cap, for your opinion. Thats what its all...

Thanks, Cap, for your opinion. Thats what its all about, I guess. Just the same, an AT is still an AT. Driving one is a drag........

never suggested to slow down the car with brakes for normal...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,070
Posted By pippo
I have the MT 328. Also, other manual cars. I...

I have the MT 328. Also, other manual cars. I would rather own a manual pc of junk than a pristine AT. There are many other advantages of a MT other than has been pointed out here: You can jump the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-17-2010, 05:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By pippo
set of jumper cables. Even for a new battery!...

set of jumper cables. Even for a new battery! saves waiting for AAA and burning up a stupid AAA trip (they can drop you after 3 per yr).

Gas card

Good car wax/rags.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2010, 06:15 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Great, just what I expected, another do-hicky...

Great, just what I expected, another do-hicky that bears watching, and that can leave one stranded.....like an automatic transmission!! Thats one of the reasons I bought a MT in the first place....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-15-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Wow, thanks guys!! I learned even more stuff here...

Wow, thanks guys!! I learned even more stuff here on this. So, now I know it works also on the reverse incline, also that it does NOT engage on just a slight incline. Still, Reason why I wanted to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Now, hate to do this to you guys, But I want to...

Now, hate to do this to you guys, But I want to know HOW that gismo works in a MT. Cmon, tech talk time!!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2010, 05:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
Thanks guys. I didnt know suburu invented it....

Thanks guys. I didnt know suburu invented it. Wonder why it wasnt introduced to so many other MT's. Yeah, I really dont need it, but it is a good thing for other drivers, I imagine. So why isnt it so...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,419
Posted By pippo
MT feature that surprised me

Hi people.

Im just trying to verify from the members here that really know the MT's insides: I was stopped at a red light at intersection, facing up hill. Since I have experience with a manual...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-10-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,006
Posted By pippo
How about explaining to the wife the number of...

How about explaining to the wife the number of benefits to a MT? This may appeal to her logic, no? You know though, if it has to be an AT, then thats the cards that you are dealt......its not up to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-09-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,650
Posted By pippo
Like you, I feel it a waste of time/gas/mileage...

Like you, I feel it a waste of time/gas/mileage to drive to buy just a stupid filter. So, I buy mine (for other cars) from Rock Auto. Maybe you should try them out ((or another mail order supplier...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-09-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,156
Posted By pippo
Man, I forgot about that up north. Down here one...

Man, I forgot about that up north. Down here one can use simple DI water. Who needs to haul extra 10 lb gallons home with all the other junk we carry.

But man, up north, you do need frost free...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,556
Posted By pippo
Gees, hope that doesnt show up on my 09........

Gees, hope that doesnt show up on my 09........
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-28-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,587
Posted By pippo
May be too late for this time, but I wonder if...

May be too late for this time, but I wonder if that detent/ball would have been easier to yank if greased with just a tiny bit of axle grease?? I dont see what harm it would be.....

Of course,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-26-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,393
Posted By pippo
I noticed with my new 328i one can hit 60 in town...

I noticed with my new 328i one can hit 60 in town so dang fast, and with little noise/engine rattle/vibration, it is sooooo easy to go over the speed limit, which is actually incorrect...it should be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-25-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 808
Posted By pippo
AND you will own it for future scratches, which...

AND you will own it for future scratches, which are a given.
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