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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,533
Posted By jjsC6
Lexus started selling the cars in 1989, just like...

Lexus started selling the cars in 1989, just like the guy you quoted said.....just to set the record straight.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 11-09-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 641
Posted By jjsC6
You answered your own question. You bought one.

You answered your own question. You bought one.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-29-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,898
Posted By jjsC6
No way it's using a quart in two weeks without a...

No way it's using a quart in two weeks without a leak or seeing blue smoke and oil on the back bumper. I'm guessing they didn't fill it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-28-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By jjsC6
There was a lot of confusion when the 13's came...

There was a lot of confusion when the 13's came out, but I'm quite sure it was still 400.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-27-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,076
Posted By jjsC6
Driving off does not mean driving hard which was...

Driving off does not mean driving hard which was his point. The other thing about turbos is to not run them hard and shut the engine off without driving easy to let it returning to normal operating...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-24-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,041
Posted By jjsC6
Seriously? Maybe the thing is that she is doing...

Seriously? Maybe the thing is that she is doing the right thing while all the guys are sharing your privacy information. I wonder how many of you would like someone showing up at your house and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-23-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,076
Posted By jjsC6
Like that makes it okay? Major engine components...

Like that makes it okay? Major engine components should be built to easily last over 100,000 miles. I'm amazed at the low expectations some folks have for BMWs.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,076
Posted By jjsC6
Yes, you should be surprised. Someone did not...

Yes, you should be surprised. Someone did not take care of that car. Glad you have CPO warranty.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By jjsC6
Actually some 2012s were rated at 25 too (or...

Actually some 2012s were rated at 25 too (or maybe 2011s). Before I bought mine I remember seeing 25 then when I bought mine they had changed to 23.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By jjsC6
I don't think so. I have a 2012 that multiple...

I don't think so. I have a 2012 that multiple times has gotten 27.4 on long trips that were around 95% highway miles.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By jjsC6
They don't make them for the 550.

They don't make them for the 550.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-13-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 750
Posted By jjsC6
Center console. I don't like the inside of my...

Center console. I don't like the inside of my car having stuff hanging out somewhere. I'm one of those people who only wants the drink holder open when I've got something to drink, and I want the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-11-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,430
Posted By jjsC6
Not sure I"m understanding your last comment. A...

Not sure I"m understanding your last comment. A lot of cars come with run flats now. I don't like them, but I don't understand how it keeps you trapped in some sort of BMW system. You can buy run...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,002
Posted By jjsC6
Wow. I had a 2001 and 2003 Corvette that I put a...

Wow. I had a 2001 and 2003 Corvette that I put a CAI and B&B cat back exhaust on. I also picked up exactly 15 rwhp on. I have also had four C6s, but got out of the Corvettes two and a half years...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,002
Posted By jjsC6
I've NEVER seen a dyno run that indicates that...

I've NEVER seen a dyno run that indicates that only a filter picks up hp, and I've been following such things for many years. Every dyno run I have ever seen is on a vehicle that had other changes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,002
Posted By jjsC6
I agree. There were times quite a few years ago...

I agree. There were times quite a few years ago that I went for the hype but I got over it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By jjsC6
Those are not separate tips, they are part of the...

Those are not separate tips, they are part of the entire cat back system.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By jjsC6
No. I've never replaced rotors on a car.

No. I've never replaced rotors on a car.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
My lot is 15 feet above sea level!

My lot is 15 feet above sea level!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-04-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By jjsC6
How many 550s do you think get driven the snot...

How many 550s do you think get driven the snot out of on test drives with ten miles on them? I'd bet a I whole lot. And many factories run cars to redline on a dyno before they even leave the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-04-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
Okay, that is a fair explanation. It would be...

Okay, that is a fair explanation. It would be interesting if we lived close enough to drive each others car together to see if we just feels the same thing differently, or if there really is a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
So it's okay to say that what you experience...

So it's okay to say that what you experience trumps what I experience? :dunno:

I'd like to know how you are determining that it's turbo lag and not throttle response delay, and how you know when...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
I still contend that the car has no turbo lag. ...

I still contend that the car has no turbo lag. That part of the car is fabulous. I nail the throttle at any speed and the power is instant and even at 60 mph it will set you back in the seat.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
It works both ways. I have owned cars with...

It works both ways. I have owned cars with really bad lag...the 550 is not one of them by a long shot.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,601
Posted By jjsC6
I don't have throttle delay on my car per se,...

I don't have throttle delay on my car per se, what I have is two fold. One is that the car starts in second gear by default. When you go past a certain throttle opening to the point it downshifts to...
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