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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-23-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,578
Posted By MoldCAD
This part has me confused; I have one of those...

This part has me confused; I have one of those M235i (April production) that already have NBT-EVO, however with 3G LTE (or at least this is what is displayed during BMW on-line sessions). Hence my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-17-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By MoldCAD
I do everything almost exactly the way you...

I do everything almost exactly the way you describe. Moreover, I checked and confirmed that the gauge at the gas station I always do the corrections and read-outs is absolutely in agreement with my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-17-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By MoldCAD
Strange problem with losing tire pressure

Hello guys - it's been quite some time since I posted in this favorite forum of mine... As some of you may remember, I traded my 528xi F10 for an M235i; in general I'm quite happy with that decision...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-09-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By MoldCAD
Oops... According to that site:...

Oops... According to that site: http://www.tyresizecalculator.com/tyre-wheel-calculators/tyre-size-for-rim-size-width-calculator, the current 245 at the rear is the max tire width...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-09-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By MoldCAD
wider tires for M235i?

I believe that- especially after modding the N55 to the region of some 380 hp - the tire widths in the stock staggered setup of M345i are too small.

If I wanted to keep the wheels, would 245/35...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-06-2015, 01:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,114
Posted By MoldCAD
Self-employed Moldflow analyst here. For those...

Self-employed Moldflow analyst here. For those who don't know: http://www.autodesk.com/products/moldflow/overview#
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-06-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,982
Posted By MoldCAD
Thanks Mark. One question though - will the...

Thanks Mark. One question though - will the procedure still work as expected on my car with some 5,000 km on it, and the rotors already grooved?

I must say I didn't know about the procedure you...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-03-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 426
Posted By MoldCAD
How do you like the Eisenmann 4-tail exhaust?

I don't have many opportunities to listen to various aftermarket exhaust notes for the M235i, or compare them with seemingly the obvious choice - the MPE. It stems from the simple fact that the M235i...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-02-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,982
Posted By MoldCAD
The problem is I do brake hard (I have too, as I...

The problem is I do brake hard (I have too, as I drive fast) :)
So your theories are doubtful...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-02-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,982
Posted By MoldCAD
I'm not saying the brakes are undersized - just...

I'm not saying the brakes are undersized - just not every aspect equally upgraded from the regular ones. Example: my rotors are already grooved and at delicate braking, I feel vibrations starting...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-02-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,982
Posted By MoldCAD
+1. The M-P brakes look nice, but my big & heavy...

+1. The M-P brakes look nice, but my big & heavy F10 seemed to brake sharper, even if the calipers corroded :(
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-01-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,389
Posted By MoldCAD
Also, don't say it's German (or EU in general)...

Also, don't say it's German (or EU in general) specs/ordering that is so complicated. I have only one aux cooler, all the rest is just a fully loaded M235i - and I drove 250 km/h (156.25 mil/h)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-25-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,000
Posted By MoldCAD
And this is what concerns me - even though they...

And this is what concerns me - even though they checked everything and said no damage visible...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-25-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,000
Posted By MoldCAD
I'm more and more suspicious towards these...

I'm more and more suspicious towards these miraculously changed measurement results; the service people might be reluctant to spend too much time trying to get the (not-so-great, after all) toe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,113
Posted By MoldCAD
One very simple and effecting way of reducing...

One very simple and effecting way of reducing tram-lining in BMWs (where of all the three front suspension angles, only toe is easily adjustable without any additional parts, like camber plates etc.)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-18-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,000
Posted By MoldCAD
So I waited over the weekend (which, due to some...

So I waited over the weekend (which, due to some catastrophic visions of my M235i's suspension condition, was a truly devastating experience), and - first thing in the morning today - returned to my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
So I waited over the weekend (which, due to your...

So I waited over the weekend (which, due to your catastrophic visions of my M235i's suspension condition was a truly devastating experience), and - first thing in the morning today - returned to my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
Camber is not adjustable at the front in the F22,...

Camber is not adjustable at the front in the F22, but its measured value will change after the toe is changed won't it?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
Yeah.... I hear you - unfortunately, the services...

Yeah.... I hear you - unfortunately, the services of the so called Premium companies can be of astonishingly low level, and I can assure you - much more so here in Poland than in the US, where...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
Pardon my naive question, but even the most lousy...

Pardon my naive question, but even the most lousy BMW dealer... wouldn't they have noticed a popped bushing? Heck - wouldn't I feel difference in riding/handling, even some loose suspension/steering...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
Hmm... Thank you for your comment, but is it...

Hmm... Thank you for your comment, but is it possible that the suspension got damaged so seriously while the wheel which took the first impact wasn't even bent?

I'm not denying your expertise - my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By MoldCAD
A call for help from the F22 forum

Hello, my first post in this forum :) Let me introduce myself - I'm from Poland, and after 2 years of frustration with the large, heavy and underpowered f10 (N20 528xi model), I said it good-bye and...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-17-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,000
Posted By MoldCAD
In the article here:...

In the article here: http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?995556-The-Definitive-Alignment-Guide-for-your-E36-M3, I read about the influence of negative (toe out) vs. positive (toe in)...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-16-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,000
Posted By MoldCAD
Toe alignment in my car after curbing right front wheel

So it happened with my brand new M235i

I was in Gdansk, Poland, on a business trip and - passing an intersection at a rather high speed (traffic light was just about to change to red) - suddenly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By MoldCAD
Man - do go for the R as your second car, it...

Man - do go for the R as your second car, it really is worth it!

As you may remember, I recently replaced my 528xi with a fully loaded M235i with LSD. The car is really great (the I6 engine I...
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