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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-10-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,038
Posted By jbeene
If you get any snow at all I'd suggest some...

If you get any snow at all I'd suggest some dedicated snows. They will be relatively easy to re-sell here or other BMW enthusiast sites.

I've done that several times as I'm always switching back...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-23-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 49,733
Posted By jbeene
The E91 came in awd, with manual tranny and...

The E91 came in awd, with manual tranny and Msport - it must be true cause I have one in my driveway.

So did the E61 535x drive. But in the F10 no manual transmission in drive, but in Canada (at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,612
Posted By jbeene
Put the OEM Performance Exhaust on mine and am...

Put the OEM Performance Exhaust on mine and am really happy with it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,781
Posted By jbeene
Just found this carrier on the Yakima site. It...

Just found this carrier on the Yakima site. It comes in a 1 1/4 receiver so it doesn't cut the tongue weight in half.

Looks like a good bet for what you want to do.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,781
Posted By jbeene
If you do get the hitch snap a photo once its...

If you do get the hitch snap a photo once its mounted and post please.:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,781
Posted By jbeene
I think the 11's and 12's are mechanically...

I think the 11's and 12's are mechanically identical. I'm guessing the only reason they 12's aren't listed is that they are rare so nobody has verified that it'll fit.

A buddy is the Manager at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-01-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,781
Posted By jbeene
I found one on Bavarian Autosport's website...

I found one on Bavarian Autosport's website www.bavauto.com I think.

Its a 1 1/4 receiver so you have to get an adapter for most 2 inch receiver bike racks to fit. It only has a 200 pound tongue...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-27-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,033
Posted By jbeene
K flame suit on... The car rocks, except I...

K flame suit on...

The car rocks, except I can't help but thinking "in the photo" it looks like a 1M from the back:(

I'm sure up close, in the metal, it doesn't.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-26-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 335
Posted By jbeene
4 Bridgestone RE50A RFT For Sale

225/45R17 Fronts
255/40R17 Rears

Virtually new. 600kms and counting. Likely to have 1500 kms by the time my plus 2 summer set up arrives.

Prefer local buyer (Calgary, Alberta) but will ship...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-31-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,027
Posted By jbeene
I had a 10 35d which I really liked. I'm Now...

I had a 10 35d which I really liked. I'm Now driving an 11 35i with msport.

The 35d is amazing on the highway and a slug around town. Between the transmission.and the turbo lag there can be a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-29-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,731
Posted By jbeene
The lag in the 35i is nothing compared ton the...

The lag in the 35i is nothing compared ton the 35d. Can't tell younhow many times I was left sitting in an intersection waiting for something to happen in the 35d.

The 35i seems almost as quick...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-28-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,148
Posted By jbeene
I bought a 35i to replace a 35d which in turn...

I bought a 35i to replace a 35d which in turn replaced a 4.8i.

If and when Dinan develops a flash for the N55 engine I'll be getting it.

I'm really pleased with the 35i, real strides have...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-28-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 28,788
Posted By jbeene
Based on what I've read it looks like the only...

Based on what I've read it looks like the only difference in the lci hitch is the trim piece for the bumper?

And software coding, but the wiring harness etc looks identical to the original E70...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-13-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,743
Posted By jbeene
I'd skip dct, nav and edc. To me edc and dct...

I'd skip dct, nav and edc.

To me edc and dct are just one more thing to break at some point and provide limited benefit .

I drive - only really like it so I have a few more settings for the m...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-13-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,556
Posted By jbeene
With the LSD and decent snow tires the M3 is...

With the LSD and decent snow tires the M3 is easier to drive in the winter than my 335 was.

The torque doesn't ramp up as quickly so it's easier to get off the line. I routinely pull away from...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-12-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,747
Posted By jbeene
You are right re the staggered set up. A narrower...

You are right re the staggered set up. A narrower "square" set up will also make the car handle a little more neutral (balanced)though with the traction control and stability control you probably...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-02-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By jbeene
Sold the 35d bought another M3

As much as I loved the 35d I loved the M3 even more. It was time to get another one.

As a result I have a set of 19 inch sport wheels (Y spoke) and a hitch for sale (including wiring harness, trim...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-17-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,502
Posted By jbeene
I pick my 2011 E90 on Tuesday, will report back.

I pick my 2011 E90 on Tuesday, will report back.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-13-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,502
Posted By jbeene
The only way I could ever see this saving me any...

The only way I could ever see this saving me any fuel is during the winter when I sit waiting to get out of the parkade and then average 5 miles an hour for the first 3 miles of my commute.

But...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-13-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By jbeene
Bump

These are the sport package wheels from a 2008 4.8i
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 08-11-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,820
Posted By jbeene
Picture of M3 Factory Rack

This is both the M3 factory rack and the Yakima / Thule hodgepodge I mentioned for the X5.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 08-11-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,820
Posted By jbeene
Ill post some when I get back to the computer. ...

Ill post some when I get back to the computer. Doesn't work with the iPad.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-11-2010, 07:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By jbeene
E70 X5 style 219 reps with Toyo Proxes STII

Approximate 60 percent tread left. Some minor paint imperfections. Size 255 55 19 on 19 x 9.5 rims.

Pm for photos. Offers. Buyer pays shipping.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-11-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 287
Posted By jbeene
E70 Nokian Hakka SUV 255 50 18

Used one winter. Not run flats.

Offers. Buyer pays shipping. Send pm for photos.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-11-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 343
Posted By jbeene
E9X Blizzak LM25 on style 260M reps

Used one winter (approximate 6500km) in great shape. Some minor scratches in paint finish but otherwise great condition. Tires look brand new with lots of tread.

Offers. Buyer pays shipping.
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