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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-01-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,411
Posted By nymetsfan
When I purchase my M3 sedan I thought long and...

When I purchase my M3 sedan I thought long and hard about a DCT - it would be first time I ever didn't have a 3-pedal manual. I drove a friend's DcT and loved it - really really cool, great sound on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-31-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,778
Posted By nymetsfan
The new GTI MK7 review have been outstanding. ...

The new GTI MK7 review have been outstanding. Magazines say torque steer is nonexistent. Still not rwd but very good
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-31-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,778
Posted By nymetsfan
Subaru's are was behind the GTI in terms of...

Subaru's are was behind the GTI in terms of interior design and quality!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-31-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,411
Posted By nymetsfan
I am a huge manual transmission guy. I will say,...

I am a huge manual transmission guy. I will say, my wife has an X5 and the 8 speed auto is outstanding, but I still prefer the manual. You are more engaged and it is simply more fun. If you drive in...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-31-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,778
Posted By nymetsfan
@Windsor027 I am not sure if you have driven a...

@Windsor027 I am not sure if you have driven a GTI or Golf R, and if not, you should. The cars are extremely fun to drive, fast and comfortable. The 4-door hatch is extremely useful and the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-30-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,778
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks Chris. That is what I was thinking. I...

Thanks Chris. That is what I was thinking. I can't wait to drive the GTI to get a sense.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-30-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,778
Posted By nymetsfan
GTI Versus 3 series

I have asked this question before but was looking for updated thoughts. Has anyone cross-shopped a 335 and a VW GTI or Golf R? I am anxiously awaiting the new GTI and Golf R while also looking at...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-28-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By nymetsfan
@Windsor027: The manual transmission is a must! ...

@Windsor027: The manual transmission is a must! I need AWD b/c I live at the end of a 1/2 mile small road that is straight uphill, then a 1/4 mile long winding driveway that is straight uphill. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-28-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks. First, I have had a 335i RWD before the...

Thanks. First, I have had a 335i RWD before the M3 sedan. I live in NJ in a town with many hills and I live up a side road / long winding driveway that is long, curvy and uphill. I have an old...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-27-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks for the fairly rude response

Thanks for the fairly rude response
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-27-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By nymetsfan
335i versus 335ix

I recently drove a 335ix m sport. I was disappointed with the "floaty" feel, especially compared to my M3 sedan (I realize not a fair comparison). It also felt sloppy relative to my prior car, a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,566
Posted By nymetsfan
I would find a 2012 M3 coming off lease. I have...

I would find a 2012 M3 coming off lease. I have a 2011 M3 sedan and I just drive a new 335. Steering feel just isn't the same.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks

Thanks!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By nymetsfan
Fortunately I have an old Toyota sequoia SUV with...

Fortunately I have an old Toyota sequoia SUV with 125k miles I can drive to bridge the gap to either new gti, s3 or if I need to order a car. Maybe I should find a 328 msport and drive it. Thanks!...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks! Very helpful

Thanks! Very helpful
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By nymetsfan
335iX versus GTI

I am currently driving a 2011 M3 sedan 6MT. The lease is coming due in about 2 months and I am mulling over options. Previously I had a 2009 335i 6MT and prior to that a 2007 VW GTI 6MT.

I am...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-30-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,350
Posted By nymetsfan
2011 M3 Sedan Rattles

Hello,
I have a 2011 M3 sedan with roughly 1800 miles on it. I hear rattes from both front doors/windows on doors quite often. Of course, when I had it in for the 1500 mile service there was no...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-27-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By nymetsfan
Prior to Sept, M3 had a technology package..M...

Prior to Sept, M3 had a technology package..M Drive; Comfort Access smart card/smart key; includes central locking ; includes ignition starter; Card key power locks; Includes: [223] Electronic...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-27-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 40,789
Posted By nymetsfan
M3

I just went through the 335is versus M3 debate and leased an M3 sedan, 6MT. I came out of a 335i and this is just a different experience. My 335i was fun and fast but not "special." The M3 is MUCH...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-25-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,557
Posted By nymetsfan
I have now driven my M3 sedan for 2 weeks. I...

I have now driven my M3 sedan for 2 weeks. I think people who way the 335is ha s"more usable power" are wrong. The M3 is very very fast and has gobs of usable power. Furthermore, the sound of that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,088
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks. We have tried that with the different key...

Thanks. We have tried that with the different key fobs. He says the second one is stored away and not near the car. He is only using one
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,088
Posted By nymetsfan
Thanks TX535. My friend is actually in Houston...

Thanks TX535. My friend is actually in Houston as well. What dealership are you using?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,088
Posted By nymetsfan
Radio Preset Issues

I am posting for a friend who has a 3 month old 535i. I just took deliver of an M3 sedan over the 550i and absolutely LOVE it (I digress).

Anyway, my friend has had his 535 into service multipe...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-17-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,557
Posted By nymetsfan
Well the 335is does have additional hp and...

Well the 335is does have additional hp and torque, the 7 second extra boost and looks special. That is a little more than "go fast looking parts", no?
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-15-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,557
Posted By nymetsfan
Excellent. Thanks everyone for the comments. I...

Excellent. Thanks everyone for the comments. I hit the bid and drove home a Jerez black 6MT Jerez black M3 today..***** what fun.

I have read of the DCT vs 6MT debate. My friend was urging me to...
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