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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By Matt P.
Both the F31 and F32 are 2014 models. My F31 is...

Both the F31 and F32 are 2014 models. My F31 is early production and the F32 is late production. So I would tend to lean on the piped sound from the speakers.

I'm actually happy that my car...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-14-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By Matt P.
Are the 3 and 4 series really mechanically the same?

Hi everyone,

I am sure someone can answer that for me... I have a F31 328i xdrive touring with m-sport. Love the thing! My dad just got his F32 428i xdrive sport... Not the m-sport... Just...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-18-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By Matt P.
If that doesn't solve the issue, check you...

If that doesn't solve the issue, check you sub-frame... if that doesn't solve it... change oil in your rear diff with proper viscosity oil.

That solved my problem. My clunk was so loud that I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-18-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By Matt P.
Thank you for your comments. I also looked into...

Thank you for your comments. I also looked into it a little more and there might be more to do than just upgrading the software in the transmission. From the link above, I followed other links and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-15-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 807
Posted By Matt P.
Have to go with the Michelin PSS (or Pilot Super...

Have to go with the Michelin PSS (or Pilot Super Sport) too. It isn't part of your choice but if you want as OEM as possible... Michelin is the way to go. Even more OEM would the Michelin PS2 but...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-15-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By Matt P.
SMG CSL upgrade and how complicated is it?

Hello all! I haven't been around in a while. Things haven't changed.... A bunch of people asking if the E46 M3 is a good buy and what to avoid. Or my SMG won't do this or won't do that... Usually a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-08-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,335
Posted By Matt P.
Has anyone heard anything relating to this since...

Has anyone heard anything relating to this since the last few post? I have a 2014 and there are NO mention of a launch control anywhere in the owner's manual.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-20-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 324
Posted By Matt P.
Are the F31s with Xdrive equiped with Lanuch Control?

Hello everyone,

I was wondering if my F31 XDrivehad some form of launch control integrated in the computer system.

I know my E46 M3 does. I just need to do a couple of things to activate but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-13-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
I was just about to take a picture when I was...

I was just about to take a picture when I was asked in the office to finalize documents. So no, I didn't have time!

It does look spectacular.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-12-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
BMW West Island were and are always good to me....

BMW West Island were and are always good to me. If you are in the West Island area, I strongly recommend you go for a visit. Yves Brisson is very good and will take more than the time needed for you....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-10-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
I just finished de-badging the hatch. Can...

I just finished de-badging the hatch.

Can you say clean?

I does clean up the look very nicely. Is it just me or the new 3 series from the back, looks like a 5 series?
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-09-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
Thank you! The tint is 20% (light...

Thank you!

The tint is 20% (light penetrating) all around.

I wish I had bought the M-Performance package on top of the M-Sport. It is only $1400 in Canada.

On the other hand... long term...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-07-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
Mine has arrived! Picked it up Wednesday...

Mine has arrived!

Picked it up Wednesday June 5th. Here are some photos of the moment I first saw it.

http://i938.photobucket.com/albums/ad228/orgnlsin/IMG_20130605_130007_zps7879064a.jpg...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-29-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 24,357
Posted By Matt P.
My mineral gray M-Sport is in! I am picking it up...

My mineral gray M-Sport is in! I am picking it up on Wednesday next week. I'm kicking myself right now for not getting the M-Performance package. When I placed the order for it, the prices were not...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 574
Posted By Matt P.
Ok, I may have found my problem. The sensor...

Ok, I may have found my problem.

The sensor covers may have moved or could be out of line which does not trigger the actual sensor to shift.

Now to remove the air bag and wheel trim. Oh Joy!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 574
Posted By Matt P.
Another SMG issue. Only Paddles issue for me.

Hello everyone,

I finally took my car out of storage yesterday. I was excited about installing my new carbon fiber SMG paddles that I had ordered during the long winter months.

So today I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-28-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,445
Posted By Matt P.
I doubt it will be exactly May 30th too... but if...

I doubt it will be exactly May 30th too... but if it is, I will also accept US dollars, it will be $1,03 with exchange rate for you!! :rofl:

And I will drop by to collect it !
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-28-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,445
Posted By Matt P.
Congrats everyone on your order! Sounds we...

Congrats everyone on your order!

Sounds we are all getting the first F31 to arrive at our respective dealerships. They won't be getting too many of them when production begins.

BMW West Island...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-25-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,445
Posted By Matt P.
I haven't started negotiating anything. I simply...

I haven't started negotiating anything. I simply put my order in. I will be in touch with the dealership very shortly to finalize the deal. But that is my car on order.

BMW West Island...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-25-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,445
Posted By Matt P.
The color will be Mineral Grey. I wanted Estoril...

The color will be Mineral Grey. I wanted Estoril Blue but figured grey would be a little more subtle.

I'm not sure why US can't place orders now. My build sheet says 2014 328i....

Will I keep...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-25-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,445
Posted By Matt P.
F31 328i Touring M-Sport

Hello everybody!

I just wanted to share with you all that my 2014 328i XDrive Touring M-Sport is finally on order!

Expected delivery date, May 30th 2013!

I cannot wait!
Forum: General BMW 12-11-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,947
Posted By Matt P.
Why not?

Why not?
Forum: General BMW 12-11-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,947
Posted By Matt P.
Can I say BMW makes very sexy cars? I also...

Can I say BMW makes very sexy cars?

I also found the X3! It is, if not mistaken just under a tiny little yellow van?

Here is my favorite car picture. It was taken on my trip to fetch the car...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-11-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,802
Posted By Matt P.
Thank you very much for the replies. ...

Thank you very much for the replies.
Unfortunately I will not be able to test or try anything until spring. Old man winter has dropped some snow in my area. The city has put down salt to rid us of...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 11-05-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,419
Posted By Matt P.
I have 107 000 miles and no gearbox issues to...

I have 107 000 miles and no gearbox issues to date. I'm possibly thinking about a new clutch. Other than that, no problems. I did have rear diff issues but that was taken care of by changing the oil...
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