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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-17-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,545
Posted By energetik9
When I was looking a late model M3 with the comp...

When I was looking a late model M3 with the comp package was high on my list. I noticed the same.....very few CPO M3s. I REALLY wanted to wait for an M2, but that was a ways off and I'm not always...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By energetik9
2009 is a good year to start due to some refresh....

2009 is a good year to start due to some refresh. As far as what it will be worth is not an easy question to answer. The good news is typically there are two wondows of dramtic depreciation. ...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By energetik9
I don't know to be honest. You're just going to...

I don't know to be honest. You're just going to have to have someone look at it. The best I can tell, that does not sound normal and it does not sound like it shifts the same way as my wife's car. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-16-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,545
Posted By energetik9
Good choice. I agree, no skulls. Looks silly. ...

Good choice. I agree, no skulls. Looks silly. At least look for an '09 or later. Highly recommend you try for the competition package.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-16-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 557
Posted By energetik9
It's personal taste, but I've never been a fan of...

It's personal taste, but I've never been a fan of all black. Seems best suited for Chargers, Civics, or Tahoes with 22" wheels.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-16-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By energetik9
Yep. 1M and I still kick myself for not ordering...

Yep. 1M and I still kick myself for not ordering one. Glad to see it is the proper valencia orange.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By energetik9
You're just going to have to drive it to compare....

You're just going to have to drive it to compare. Performance characteristics of a car are somewhat personal. HP and 0-60 are only part of the story and absolutely only part of what makes a car...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 850
Posted By energetik9
Personal preference. I'm 6'3" and I don't have...

Personal preference. I'm 6'3" and I don't have any issues in my wife's 128. Shoulder's, leg room or height.
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 850
Posted By energetik9
No, none really; but I sold it after two years. ...

No, none really; but I sold it after two years. Only beacuse I was living in DC and I took the Metro, so the 335i usually sat in the garage. Seemed silly to pay to park a car. I did love it...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-14-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 850
Posted By energetik9
My wife has a 128 and it's a great car. 2010...

My wife has a 128 and it's a great car. 2010 with approx 38k miles. We've never had any issues with the car. It's a convertible and I don't consider it noisy at all...for a convertible. A minor...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-14-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By energetik9
There is no ventilation, they are sealed. If you...

There is no ventilation, they are sealed. If you have condensation forming, you have a bad seal. Not much you can do to fix it except replace. But other than annoyance, no need to replace it...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-14-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By energetik9
We need a little more information on what...

We need a little more information on what "constantly" means. My wife drives a 128 vert and I drive it frequently. In general I would say it is not normal, but I need more to give you a better...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 13,506
Posted By energetik9
I personally don't care about a key-fob; but you...

I personally don't care about a key-fob; but you do realize you don't have an M right?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 13,506
Posted By energetik9
Same here. I drive a 997.2 Carrera 911. Which...

Same here. I drive a 997.2 Carrera 911. Which means absoltuely nothing here where I live. Everybody and thier brother here drives a Porsche, Bentley, Rolls, Ferrari, etc. All daily sightings. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 13,506
Posted By energetik9
When I first skimmed this, I thought you said "in...

When I first skimmed this, I thought you said "in the bathroom".

Do you feel the need to flash your keys often while flying? Sorry, but to me that just speaks volumes about someone trying so...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-06-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,411
Posted By energetik9
I can get a person in my back seat. A really,...

I can get a person in my back seat. A really, really small person and for a really short distance :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-06-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By energetik9
I would bet money that the 335 and 435 will get...

I would bet money that the 335 and 435 will get the new engine at the same time. From a sales perspective, it would silly of BMW not to do that in my opinion.

pros/cons? New engine, likely more...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-01-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By energetik9
I'm not sure if you can really just have a...

I'm not sure if you can really just have a standard depreciation number. On any car really. There are multiple factors that can influence that and some unkown. M cars, in my opinion, have seemed...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,325
Posted By energetik9
It still comes down to personal preference in the...

It still comes down to personal preference in the end. I tend to keep my cars in the 2-5 year range so I always think about attractiveness and desire down the road. If you like it do it, I would...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,567
Posted By energetik9
Worthy of M badges is debatable. Dilutes the...

Worthy of M badges is debatable. Dilutes the brand and the image in my opinion. If you want the M brand to have value and image, there needs to be separation. I'm not adding any commentary on how...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,728
Posted By energetik9
I agree it is a very strong competitor (other...

I agree it is a very strong competitor (other than the MT thing). The OP was looking for a coupe or a 2+2, so this likely never hit his radar.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-24-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,728
Posted By energetik9
I agree on the ATS. Was never a fan and after I...

I agree on the ATS. Was never a fan and after I drove it, even less so. My wife drives a 128 and we will likely move to a lightly used Boxster S as her next car. It's not a 2+2, but I don't much...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-22-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,567
Posted By energetik9
Are buyers confused they bought an actual M car? ...

Are buyers confused they bought an actual M car? Am I missing something?
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-20-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,069
Posted By energetik9
I find a 4 second differential hard to believe. ...

I find a 4 second differential hard to believe. I like the M235 and especially am interested in what comes with the M2. I hate to comment on which one looks better because I love the new lines of...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 11-20-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,457
Posted By energetik9
Wow, way to be positive on the guy's new car...

Wow, way to be positive on the guy's new car purchase. He really likes the car and he bought it, so how about something postitive or encouraging?
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