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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Today, 09:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By bwillia
Square setup

I replaced my staggered OEM wheels and tires with a square setup. 255's all around on 9" wide rims and 15 mm spacers on the rear. Fills out the fenders really well and looks awesome. I have read a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By bwillia
I live north of Denver about fifty miles and I...

I live north of Denver about fifty miles and I have a 335xi. I have driven it up into the mountains for ski trips in Blizzards with no trouble. I would not have tried that in a 2WD. Here in town I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 519
Posted By bwillia
I also recommend the Cobb tuner but if you are...

I also recommend the Cobb tuner but if you are going with stage II you will need to add some other mods like a bigger intercooler, down pipe, exhaust and cold air intake.

Then you will want...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-13-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By bwillia
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
Say it isn't so!!!!! :rofl:

Say it isn't so!!!!! :rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
I couldn't agree more with your BMW comments. But...

I couldn't agree more with your BMW comments. But I have two Porsche's also. An 01 Boxster S and an 07 Cayman S and when I drove the new models even those felt numb and less sporty until you get up...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
It used to be that you could buy a base model and...

It used to be that you could buy a base model and get a very sporty car for the money. Are you saying that now you have to spend the money to buy an M model just to get sporty? That is certainly not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
Not true, In fact the new Boxster Spyder and the...

Not true, In fact the new Boxster Spyder and the Cayman GT4 are manual only. And a manual is still available on all models. (for now)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
For the record I am speaking of the NEW...

For the record I am speaking of the NEW generation of "F" 3/4 series not my 08 "E" coupe. It is plenty sporty enough.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,068
Posted By bwillia
Has BMW lost it's way?

I love the word I just read in the automotive press to describe the direction of German performance cars. "overstuffed". In an effort by the number crunching executives to give the 3/4 series...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 539
Posted By bwillia
Frankly if you stay off the curbs and away from...

Frankly if you stay off the curbs and away from the severe potholes the alignment doesn't change much until parts and bushings begin to wear and/or sag. But as the previous responder mentioned keep...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
I SO need one of those!! And the E46 M3!! I...

I SO need one of those!! And the E46 M3!!

I have been looking at lifts but I want a two post with arms so I can get the wheels off the car to work on it. Those are a tougher fit in a standard...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
The stripes are actually light gray which I...

The stripes are actually light gray which I picked to match the current wheels. At least that was my hope. I thought it turned out pretty good. Ironically I emailed the pic to the previous owner and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
Here's a current shot of the Cayman S with the R...

Here's a current shot of the Cayman S with the R stripes and window tint I just added.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By bwillia
I went Silver on mine with a black car and I'm...

I went Silver on mine with a black car and I'm very happy with them. It's a subtle classy look but looks finished and clean.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
Fortunately that garage is double deep on one...

Fortunately that garage is double deep on one side but you are correct one car is stored elsewhere.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
It sure is, and PCA stickers on the Porsche's...

It sure is, and PCA stickers on the Porsche's Both are great clubs.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 574
Posted By bwillia
27% is the legal limit here in Colorado but...

27% is the legal limit here in Colorado but everybody does 20% and that is what I did also. I'm very happy with it. Not so dark I can't see out at night but keeps the interior cooler and looks very...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 343
Posted By bwillia
Tacky Chrome

What were they thinking with this tacky chrome Boomerang/Chevron thing on the side of the new 435??
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,503
Posted By bwillia
2008 E92 65K miles After 50K it has needed: ...

2008 E92 65K miles

After 50K it has needed:

Brakes
Water pump
PCV system requiring a new Valve cover.

I proactively changed the Transmission, Differentials and transfer case fluids.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
I'm not sure that is German???!!! LOL It is...

I'm not sure that is German???!!! LOL

It is beautiful though. If I get started on Domestic collectibles I will need a warehouse like Leno.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
You are probably right. There are just WAY too...

You are probably right. There are just WAY too many cool cars out there! :rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
A little more information on the cars: 06...

A little more information on the cars:

06 Imola Red Z4M with 56K miles. I bought this out of Texas last year and Adjusted the valves, replaced all the brakes with new rotors, sensors and a fluid...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-04-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 825
Posted By bwillia
My collection is complete

It's been an interesting experience creating this collection. Each car has it's own personality. The two Porsche's are a little similar to each other but the Cayman is stiffer. The BMW's couldn't be...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-04-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,263
Posted By bwillia
One of the nice parts about this car is the...

One of the nice parts about this car is the design features inherent to the top down, locked condition. The car locks all of the glove boxes and storage areas and disables the trunk release. This...
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