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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,106
Posted By isjoey
The cleaner the surface the better. I have read...

The cleaner the surface the better. I have read both wax and no wax. Although, if one is getting very serious about PD, dipyourcar.com offers a pre-dip spay. I used the pre-dip spray before I PD part...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,106
Posted By isjoey
You would be fine with Plasti Dipping the roof....

You would be fine with Plasti Dipping the roof. You would be able to cover the roof with two cans of black but may want to get one extra can. My recommendations are:

1) Wash and wax the roof -...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-28-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,642
Posted By isjoey
Congrats and enjoy!

Congrats and enjoy!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-26-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By isjoey
Another M badge in the wild

I walked out of my garage and found this wanna be M posser car parked in my driveway. When are people going to stop with the M badges, etc. on non M cars! :)

Needed a way to protect my car for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By isjoey
I highly recommend RRT Racing in Dulles, VA. They...

I highly recommend RRT Racing in Dulles, VA. They are a great shop! Great in every way with a lot of experience. They would certainly be able to help you with what you are looking to do.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,182
Posted By isjoey
Great photos! Glad you are ok. With your...

Great photos! Glad you are ok.

With your experience on a bike the car will be a lot fun. Just go drive the car and learn. Your traction control will keep you out of the weeds or at least try to....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-06-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,356
Posted By isjoey
Lol! I would love to pull up beside that "M3" in...

Lol! I would love to pull up beside that "M3" in my Prius and talk to the owner as if I didn't know. Then, start to ask tougher and tougher questions. :)

I have seen a red 335is around with a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,698
Posted By isjoey
I just wanted to pass on my experience after a...

I just wanted to pass on my experience after a few suspension upgrades. I plan on posting more about the mods soon although until then though it would be worth adding to this thread. I just had M3...
Forum: General BMW 03-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By isjoey
TRW parts?

In regards to suspension components specifically, I would just like to confirm some details I am reading in regards to OEM BMW ///M parts vs TRW.

1) Are TRW parts OEM BMW parts that did not pass...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By isjoey
If the car appears to be in "mint" condition, and...

If the car appears to be in "mint" condition, and you really must have this car (with a stinkin automatic), I would offer $10k firm. If he says no, say thanks and just walk way. Just like that! You...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By isjoey
I read that about getting the cat coverters...

I read that about getting the cat coverters hotter quicker as well. Good to know.

I would be very interested in seeing the dyno graphs. It will be a couple weeks before I can test, should be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By isjoey
Of course - I know there will be a loss although...

Of course - I know there will be a loss although is the loss .05% and 50 rpm between 2500-3000 rpm? So pretty much nothing, and certainly not enough to even worry about. As you know every mod has a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By isjoey
Something else was going on there.

Something else was going on there.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By isjoey
Hmm... no proof exists except for opinion it...

Hmm... no proof exists except for opinion it seems. I would assume this would effect back pressure as well although the majority of feedback on this seems to be reducing low frequency noise - which...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By isjoey
335is - exhaust flap mod

I know there are a few posts in regards to this mod although I did not see any for the 335is. I decided to try the "exhaust flap mod" a couple weeks ago to see how it would change the sound on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,393
Posted By isjoey
I have had a few long time BMW owners in my 335is...

I have had a few long time BMW owners in my 335is only to hear them say "The ride is great!" - tires Michelin PS2 ZP. I am a fan of the PS2s, and feel they handle extremely well. The ride is on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 611
Posted By isjoey
I have ordered many many tires over the years for...

I have ordered many many tires over the years for many vehicals from Tire Rack, and have had them ship tires to shops, etc. many times. Their prices will be very tought for about any dealer, shop,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,189
Posted By isjoey
Hmm interesting... fyi - Not sure if anyone...

Hmm interesting...

fyi - Not sure if anyone else mentioned this. Fuel pump - (especially aftermarket - ie Walbro) make a constant high pitched noise most of the time. Not in your case though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 818
Posted By isjoey
Pros - Will be able to handle higher boost better...

Pros - Will be able to handle higher boost better than the stock BOV and noise. Will not effect emissions at all.

Cons Get a recirculating bov if you do get one - 1) If you get an...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,698
Posted By isjoey
Pretty sure we are talking about the same thing -...

Pretty sure we are talking about the same thing - I have read and heard this same "unsettled" feeling from many 335i/335is owners. I mostly feel this driving 35-55 or so. The rear feels as if it does...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,698
Posted By isjoey
I know the unsettled / floating feeling you are...

I know the unsettled / floating feeling you are taking about as well - with 18" 313s and PS2s. In spite of that feeling you will not loose traction on account of it when getting on the gas hard or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-04-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,701
Posted By isjoey
Congrats and enjoy! Love my 335is! The...

Congrats and enjoy! Love my 335is!

The Michelin PSS will give you a better ride than the RF although I highly doubt you will push the car hard enough to notice any difference in handling. The RFs...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-03-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By isjoey
Just wanted to say great mod post! This is very...

Just wanted to say great mod post! This is very helpful!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-03-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,166
Posted By isjoey
Congrats! In addtion to everything that was...

Congrats! In addtion to everything that was mentioned. Upgrading your turbos (ie google RB turbos 335i) would be a good way to get 400-500whp.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,680
Posted By isjoey
Good stuff!

Good stuff!
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