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Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-14-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,014
Posted By alee
Yeah once you have the PCD date, you can...

Yeah once you have the PCD date, you can definitely get ahead of things and schedule your 1200 at your dealership.

Watch the cops on the route home to the NYC area.

For the benefit of others,...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-18-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,094
Posted By alee
Great write-up! Here's an industry piece on...

Great write-up!

Here's an industry piece on the logistics... pretty amazing stuff:
http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/flexibility-fuels-bmws-unique-manufacturing-model
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-02-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 961
Posted By alee
That's the cold start. It's the catalytic...

That's the cold start. It's the catalytic converter warm-up sequence, which can be deleted, but cannot be permanently on. It's basically accelerating the warm-up of the catalytic converter.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-02-2016, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 911
Posted By alee
Your current car will handle snow better, but a...

Your current car will handle snow better, but a RWD with proper snow tires will be completely fine in snow. Once you drive the M3 you will buy it -- the 335 is no slouch but between the V8 and the...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-01-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
Naturally... only one of them is a classic...

Naturally... only one of them is a classic...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-01-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
The 2013 M3 has less than 5000 miles. :eeps:

The 2013 M3 has less than 5000 miles. :eeps:
Forum: Off-Topic 11-30-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
Ouch that means my 43k mile 330Ci is 14 yrs old...

Ouch that means my 43k mile 330Ci is 14 yrs old...
Forum: Off-Topic 11-25-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
The thread that will never die! Happy...

The thread that will never die! Happy Thanksgiving Ausgang! I feel like I grew up here on Bimmerfest with all of you. :)
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-07-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,748
Posted By alee
It wouldn't be right to take your old plate...

It wouldn't be right to take your old plate numbers, LOL. Long live highyo!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-03-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,748
Posted By alee
Nice! I guess I'll look for a different car...

Nice! I guess I'll look for a different car walking home from work in the city then. :)

I used to walk by your car often. I used to hate you because you took the S65B40 plate before I did. :)
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-31-2015, 02:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,133
Posted By alee
Won't hurt to ask although don't be disappointed...

Won't hurt to ask although don't be disappointed if they say no. It's a small enough ask but they may not have the blessing from BMW to perform customer requested work, no matter how small.
...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-29-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 863
Posted By alee
LOL, this is awesome! Nice work!

LOL, this is awesome! Nice work!
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,203
Posted By alee
As a broad generalization, flying east is worse...

As a broad generalization, flying east is worse than flying west. In general, it's easier to push yourself to go to bed an hour or two later.

As an example:

If you fly east, your tendency is...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 07-12-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,622
Posted By alee
Yes. For remembering the DriveLogic setting in S...

Yes. For remembering the DriveLogic setting in S mode, it's worth it. And first gear is definitely more manageable.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 07-11-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,622
Posted By alee
From what I've gathered on M3Post, all these DCT...

From what I've gathered on M3Post, all these DCT upgrades are basically the M3 GTS DCT software, or some derivative of it. I have the one from BPM, and I've seen Alex@Alpine also offer it -- both I...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-25-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,497
Posted By alee
Mine definitely did not go off early. If the...

Mine definitely did not go off early. If the light is not on, it's not considered to be due for service unless they goodwill it.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-21-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,497
Posted By alee
No worries... it's a good question to ask again. ...

No worries... it's a good question to ask again. If your car requires a 1200 mile service when you drop it off in Europe, that service will be done at the VPC in Brunswick, GA prior to you picking...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-18-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By alee
I double bag my car... I use a Covercraft...

I double bag my car... I use a Covercraft Form-Fit (http://www.covercraft.com/cartlink/index.php?cust_id=covercraft&prod_id=ccff) which is a very soft indoor-only car cover, and then put a cheaper...
Forum: European Delivery 06-08-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,367
Posted By alee
Thanks for the great write-up! Love these...

Thanks for the great write-up! Love these in-depth adventure posts!
Forum: European Delivery 05-20-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,653
Posted By alee
Fantastic write up! Giving me that European...

Fantastic write up! Giving me that European Delivery "itch" again! :D
Forum: Off-Topic 05-14-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
You already know all there is to know.. and you...

You already know all there is to know.. and you know too much. :D
Forum: Off-Topic 05-14-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 115,675
Posted By alee
I never went anywhere!

I never went anywhere!
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-09-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,675
Posted By alee
Glad you did it! Makes you think about doing...

Glad you did it! Makes you think about doing those 2 day schools at the Performance Center too...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-19-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 871
Posted By alee
Pilot Super Sport

Pilot Super Sport
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-11-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 826
Posted By alee
Definitely should not push in, in my experience.

Definitely should not push in, in my experience.
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