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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,944
Posted By paximperium
I think you just wrote Emission's review :D

I think you just wrote Emission's review :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,944
Posted By paximperium
I think that may be the case since the MSport...

I think that may be the case since the MSport package seems to be only one with more aggressive suspension set up. I have little doubt that the other lines(sport, modern and luxury) will essentially...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,369
Posted By paximperium
The prior generation 5-series spare tire kit will...

The prior generation 5-series spare tire kit will fit as a spare.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,606
Posted By paximperium
And i guess one of them is an enthusiast thread?

And i guess one of them is an enthusiast thread?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,667
Posted By paximperium
That actually makes the Dinan flash really...

That actually makes the Dinan flash really overpriced. The PPK includes a secondary radiator and larger fan in addition to the rather modest flash.

I got the PPK due the extra cooling components....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-13-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,606
Posted By paximperium
A tire whore would be a race car or track car. ...

A tire whore would be a race car or track car.

Constantly in and out of the pit being jacked up by the crew and getting new rubber.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-13-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,667
Posted By paximperium
The prices are very variable and I'd only...

The prices are very variable and I'd only recommend having a dealer do it.
Not many have done so.
I had mine installed a year and a half ago and it cost $2500 for parts and labor. Many of the kits...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-13-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,606
Posted By paximperium
When driving hard, you need good rubber.

When driving hard, you need good rubber.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-12-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 852
Posted By paximperium
You live in the UK, in that situation the option...

You live in the UK, in that situation the option of buying a diesel is more beneficial.
A diesel BMW is a still a great car. More torque if less horsepower and a lower redline.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-12-2011, 02:18 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 8,025
Posted By paximperium
Badge Whores are people who desires a car solely...

Badge Whores are people who desires a car solely for the prestige the badging and car confers not for the attributes the car actually has.
Elitists are people who look down at people who drive cars...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 769
Posted By paximperium
Yup you got me right. Stinky stinky diesel...

Yup you got me right. Stinky stinky diesel belching clouds of acid rain causing, ozone depleting, polar bear killing, dolphine drowing smoke...missed the sarcasm didn't you :D
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-09-2011, 05:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By paximperium
Yes. Smile and laugh as you run around insulting...

Yes. Smile and laugh as you run around insulting my friends and family.
You must feel great.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-09-2011, 05:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By paximperium
You don't seem to understand the difference...

You don't seem to understand the difference between a conclusion based on your own posts vs your own judgemental opinions.

Sorry if your own words give people the impression of what you are....
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-09-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By paximperium
I know many people who like how the Prius looks....

I know many people who like how the Prius looks. I don't judge what people like to drive or what they consider pretty. But then, I'm not a douche.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2011, 04:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 769
Posted By paximperium
Exactly, people don't seem to understand the CAFE...

Exactly, people don't seem to understand the CAFE standards and how it is calculated. It is based on a complicated formula that involves the entire fleet. It gives extra credits for certain vehicle...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-09-2011, 03:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By paximperium
It is comments like this that give the impression...

It is comments like this that give the impression that BMW owners are douches.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-07-2011, 09:33 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,051
Posted By paximperium
The Lexus LFA is a rebadged Celica

The Lexus LFA is a rebadged Celica
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2011, 04:27 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,051
Posted By paximperium
I do hope BMW continue with diverging lines for...

I do hope BMW continue with diverging lines for each series. The new F20 is suppose to come in sport and city versions. They could provide a sporty 328 with sport suspension and more aggressive...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2011, 03:57 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,051
Posted By paximperium
That depends entirely on your definition of...

That depends entirely on your definition of "Performance Car".
The E30 BMW M3 only has 195hp while many folk track their Mazda Miatas.
Yeah, autos are just terrible.
That must explain why cars...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2011, 03:36 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,051
Posted By paximperium
Seconded. People have this bigoted belief that...

Seconded. People have this bigoted belief that just because its from GM, that it automatically means low quality. GM makes decent transmissions.

The GM auto is fine. But like you said, it is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-04-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,480
Posted By paximperium
You can't polish the clear bras. Polishing...

You can't polish the clear bras. Polishing involves melting the top layer of th cleat coat and filling in the defects. Clear bras are essentially a plastic film that will melt and haze if your polish...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-04-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,849
Posted By paximperium
I don't believe BMW will. The S840 adds an oil...

I don't believe BMW will.
The S840 adds an oil cooler and that is required for the upgrade.
You can go for many after market tunes but you can get increased oil temps. Many have done so without...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-04-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,849
Posted By paximperium
You're the only one who has it? :rolleyes:

You're the only one who has it? :rolleyes:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-03-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,849
Posted By paximperium
I guess it's possible but then my ECU firmware is...

I guess it's possible but then my ECU firmware is only about a year old and they decided to use the N54 as the basis for their tuned 335"is" model so I am doubtful.

I say get the update but don't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-03-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 15,551
Posted By paximperium
2008i 335 with 45k. No issues. HPFP and...

2008i 335 with 45k.
No issues.
HPFP and injectors replaced as per recall but I didn't have any problems.
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