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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 07:29 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By captainaudio
I don't use the E93 to commute and I never drive...

I don't use the E93 to commute and I never drive in the city or on the highway with the top down. On our weekend trips from Manhattan to Connecticut I wait until I hit the Connecticut back roads...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 05:36 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,251
Posted By captainaudio
I view the convertible as a 2 passenger car with...

I view the convertible as a 2 passenger car with lots of luggage space for two people and rear seats that are suitable for occasional passengers. That form factor works fine for me as I have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,423
Posted By captainaudio
I think that the BMW 4 series convertible is the...

I think that the BMW 4 series convertible is the only 4 seat hardtop convertible that has good proportions. The rest of the pack just don't look right to me.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,423
Posted By captainaudio
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 03:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,251
Posted By captainaudio
I was looking at 435 Convertibles and by the time...

I was looking at 435 Convertibles and by the time I was done with options it was close to $70,000. I have very mixed feeling about paying $70,000 for a car that has the DNA of a $35,000 car and at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 364
Posted By captainaudio
OK thanks, I had than taken care of...

OK thanks,

I had than taken care of already.

CA
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 364
Posted By captainaudio
What is the "Fusebox Recall"?

What is the "Fusebox Recall"?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:20 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,144
Posted By captainaudio
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Here is what it looks like when it is not impaled on a pole.
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By captainaudio
I did not buy my 335i from BMW Manhattan and they...

I did not buy my 335i from BMW Manhattan and they have offered me a loaner when I take it in for service although I have never taken advantage. I took it in for service Monday because the "Service...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 07:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 767
Posted By captainaudio
I have hard wired a V1 into several cars. I...

I have hard wired a V1 into several cars. I terminate the V1 cord to an RJ11 coupler that I double sticky tape to the top of the windshield. I then make a short RJ11 to RJ11 cord to run to the V1.
...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 353
Posted By captainaudio
I always use this method to pace myself in a...

I always use this method to pace myself in a project. Divide the project in half. The first half of the project will take 95% of the allotted time. The second half of the project will also take...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-21-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 498
Posted By captainaudio
I agree with this post. The nannies are...

I agree with this post.

The nannies are there to protect you from yourself if you foolishly or accidentally push the car too close to the limits. If you push the car beyond the limits the nannies...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-21-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 498
Posted By captainaudio
My point is that if ANY car breaks loose the...

My point is that if ANY car breaks loose the skills required to bring it back are beyond those typically found in most that buy the cars. One major difference is that the typical buyer of a so...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-20-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 498
Posted By captainaudio
Supercars may be faster than more generic cars...

Supercars may be faster than more generic cars but generally nowhere close to 30 to 40 MPH around a curve than a good sport sedan. In order to get extreme cornering forces a car is going to have a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-20-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,037
Posted By captainaudio
This time of year the weather can be crazy in the...

This time of year the weather can be crazy in the Northeast. I was in Vermont last week and the temperature was in the mid to high 70s. It is not unheard of to have snow in Vermont in the middle of...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-20-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 498
Posted By captainaudio
Cars like Ferrari's can be relatively easy to...

Cars like Ferrari's can be relatively easy to drive fast and in many cases are easier to drive fast than many more pedestrian cars. I have seen many instances of serious and fatal crashes involving...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-19-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 512
Posted By captainaudio
And JFK is also in Queens.

And JFK is also in Queens.
Forum: Automotive / Photography 10-19-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 90,967
Posted By captainaudio
Full Moon over Lake George

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Forum: Off-Topic 10-19-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 512
Posted By captainaudio
There aren't? :dunno:

There aren't? :dunno:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By captainaudio
The road to the summit of Mount Equinox. ...

The road to the summit of Mount Equinox.


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Forum: Off-Topic 10-18-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 512
Posted By captainaudio
New York State has a reciprocal agreement with...

New York State has a reciprocal agreement with Ontario and Quebec.





http://newyorkspeedingfines.com/canadian-drivers/
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-18-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By captainaudio
You can do both, I attended Skip Barber and am...

You can do both, I attended Skip Barber and am also a member of the BMWCCA as are many other Skip Barber Alumni. I have worked as a track steward at BMWCCA events and they are certainly not a bad...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By captainaudio
Took my E93 to Off Road Driving School

I took my 335i to Land Rover Off Road Driving School.

Once I got there I parked the BMW in the parking lot, got into a Range Rover with an instructor and we went on the off road course,. The...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-18-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By captainaudio
It is the Team O'Neil driving school in New...

It is the Team O'Neil driving school in New Hampshire. Tim O'Neil was one of our Guests of Honor at Climb To The Clouds Six and he gave us a tour of the facility and hot laps around the trails with a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,144
Posted By captainaudio
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