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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,172
Posted By Skaggs1204
I've got 57k miles on my rotors and I don't know...

I've got 57k miles on my rotors and I don't know about the brakes.

I plan on buying some new tires, I hate the run flats, and I just wanted a really good look but I feel that the performace is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2013, 11:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,172
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question E92 335i Brakes/Rotors

It's about time for a new set of brakes and rotors, I would like to have slotted and drilled calipers and a good set of brakes to really bring the car alive. I don't want to sacrifice any performace...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-10-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 669
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question 08 335i M-Sport air intake suggestion

I just bought a 335 M-Sport Coupe and I want to know what would be the best kind of air intake to buy; a cold air or maybe just buy a new air filter and which brand would bring the most hp and mpg...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 669
Posted By Skaggs1204
Post 2 Parts Questions

I just bought a 335i M-sport with 55k miles on it and I'm woundering two things:

-What kind of break caliper cover I should get. I just want a well made caliber that's not to generic, any...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,367
Posted By Skaggs1204
Well how much more wear would chipping the car to...

Well how much more wear would chipping the car to as apposed to leaving it stock? Again I'm going to have to live with this car for around 4 years and t will end up having around 140k or so miles...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,367
Posted By Skaggs1204
This helps out a lot, but on the other hand I...

This helps out a lot, but on the other hand I wouldn't have to spend anything to get the 335i to handle good. Do yout think it would be worth the risk off the turbos giving out and do you think the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-22-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,512
Posted By Skaggs1204
Alright I apprecaite all the help, I think I'll...

Alright I apprecaite all the help, I think I'll go with the 335i. Here's another question though; would putting a chip in it wear the motor faster because I plan on owning this thing for about 4...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,367
Posted By Skaggs1204
I would love a M3 but that's out of my price...

I would love a M3 but that's out of my price range. Phlfly, I diffenantly would get either car I get over 100k miles, probably closer to 140k. Would the turbo be to much of a risk knowing that I'm...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,512
Posted By Skaggs1204
I have been racing dirt track since I was 14 in...

I have been racing dirt track since I was 14 in highly modded camaros with around 500tourque. I'm not wanting this to be a track car but rather a something I will love to drive on the road. I'm just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,512
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question Track: 335i vs 550i

I'm very confused on the matter, from one person I hear the 550i is better from the other the 335i...

I'm thinking about getting a 335i coupe but I'm afraid I'd be more happy with the 360hp 550i...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,367
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question Track: 335i vs 550i

I'm very confused on the matter, from one person I hear the 550i is better from the other the 335i...

I'm thinking about getting a 335i coupe but I'm afraid I'd be more happy with the 360hp 550i...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,512
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question Track: 335i vs 550i

I'm very confused on the matter, from one person I hear the 550i is better from the other the 335i...

I'm thinking about getting a 335i coupe but I'm afraid I'd be more happy with the 360hp 550i...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,327
Posted By Skaggs1204
Sadly I can't afford a M3 for I'm only wanting to...

Sadly I can't afford a M3 for I'm only wanting to spend $15,000-$23,000; but as for your other question about the road scenario I'm in, it's 90% curvy narrow empty highways (I live in between 2 towns...
Forum: General BMW 10-16-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,569
Posted By Skaggs1204
I think that alone just made my decision. I'm...

I think that alone just made my decision. I'm pretty sure now I'm going to get a 550i unless I can find a fairly low mileage 335i for super cheap...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-16-2012, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,654
Posted By Skaggs1204
I appreciate your input, it has helped me out...

I appreciate your input, it has helped me out quite a bit. but I think I'm going to go with the 550i and stiffen the front suspension out of fear of the turbo not satisfying me or being unreliable. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,327
Posted By Skaggs1204
I couldn't find a reasonable price....price range...

I couldn't find a reasonable price....price range $15,000-$23,000
Forum: General BMW 10-15-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,569
Posted By Skaggs1204
If I had to pick between a 328i and a 550i I...

If I had to pick between a 328i and a 550i I would buy the 550i in a heartbeat.
Forum: General BMW 10-15-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,569
Posted By Skaggs1204
See I love what turbos do but I'm afraid of their...

See I love what turbos do but I'm afraid of their reliability, trust me about 60% of the time this car will be put through the ringers so I want something that can handle how I drive it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,327
Posted By Skaggs1204
Well I don't have a family and I care not about...

Well I don't have a family and I care not about gas mileage, I'm looking out just for three things mainly: reliability, cornering grip and acceleration (because I know both top out at 155).
Forum: General BMW 10-15-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,569
Posted By Skaggs1204
cworks Thanks, that's kinda how I was feeling...

cworks
Thanks, that's kinda how I was feeling and idk if the 550i has a stiffer front suspension than the 05 545i but the 545i had some under-steer, and was worse under heavy breaking. Do you feel...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-15-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,654
Posted By Skaggs1204
To Demon, I wish I could test drive both, but I...

To Demon,
I wish I could test drive both, but I live in a state where BMWs are few and far between, plus the ones that are here are new...and I'm not rich...and same reason I can't get a M3, cause...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-15-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,823
Posted By Skaggs1204
Kelly Blue Book it

Kelly Blue Book it
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,327
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question *Should I buy a, 335i (e90) or 550i (e60)?*

I have recently fallen head over heels for BMW's after buying a 2005 545i, which was sadly killed by a dead with my friend at the wheel. Long story short I have been looking madly for a new one but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-15-2012, 12:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,654
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question *Should I buy a, 335i (e90) or 550i (e60)?*

I have recently fallen head over heels for BMW's after buying a 2005 545i, which was sadly killed by a dead with my friend at the wheel. Long story short I have been looking madly for a new one but...
Forum: General BMW 10-15-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,569
Posted By Skaggs1204
Question *Should I buy a, 335i (e90) or 550i (e60)?*

I have recently fallen head over heels for BMW's after buying a 2005 545i, which was sadly killed by a dead with my friend at the wheel. Long story short I have been looking madly for a new one but...
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