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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-18-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,312
Posted By captainaudio
Sounds like a wheel balance issue to me.

Sounds like a wheel balance issue to me.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-17-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 396
Posted By captainaudio
Why would you want the interior of your car to...

Why would you want the interior of your car to smell like squash? :dunno:


http://www.aicr.org/assets/images/foods-that-fight-cancer/Intro_Squash-winter-_photo_sized_dreamstime_m_6677218.jpg
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
I've seen part of the Collier Collection at car...

I've seen part of the Collier Collection at car shows but have never visited the museum which was not open to the public until recently.

http://revsinstitute.org/the-collection/

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
I'm in Naples Florida this week and plan on...

I'm in Naples Florida this week and plan on visiting The Collier Collection.

CA
Forum: Off-Topic 12-13-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By captainaudio
West Side Story

West Side Story
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-13-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 790
Posted By captainaudio
Regardless of whose fault it is the roads suck we...

Regardless of whose fault it is the roads suck we have to drive on them.
My issue with the overly firm suspension on my E93 with sport package was that the car bounced around on bad surfaces and the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-13-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 790
Posted By captainaudio
How did it effect the way the car rides on poor...

How did it effect the way the car rides on poor roads?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-13-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
I would highly recommend the Simeone Foundation...

I would highly recommend the Simeone Foundation Museum in Philadelphia. A great collection that is beautifully presented.

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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
When will BMW stop importing the 335x and 435x in MT?

I also learned to shift on a Three On The Tree" It was a Chevy Van that belonged to the Stereo Shop I worked at when I was in college. "Three On The Tree" referred to s three speed manual with the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
I would not doubt that. CA

I would not doubt that.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
"Crashbox" generally refers to a manual...

"Crashbox" generally refers to a manual transmission with straight cut "Dog" gears and no synchomesh. These transmissions require double clutching. All MTs available on street cars today have full...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
The DCT is only offered on the M3/4 To the best...

The DCT is only offered on the M3/4
To the best of my knowledge the DCT outsells the MT on the M cars.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-11-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
By the same token "Crashbox" simply is a nickname...

By the same token "Crashbox" simply is a nickname for am MT.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
The torque converter on the ZF locks up as soon...

The torque converter on the ZF locks up as soon as the car is underway and from that point on the torque converter (which by the way is a very good device for smooth starts) is out of the picture.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-11-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
At this point in time calling a modern AT such as...

At this point in time calling a modern AT such as the 8 Speed ZF that is used by BMW, Jaguar and Maserati among others a "slush box" shows a lack of understanding of how good these transmissions...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-10-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 165,593
Posted By captainaudio
480641480642 Captiva Island Florida sunset...

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Captiva Island Florida sunset and sunrise
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
I must have missed that part.

I must have missed that part.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
In the latest Car and Driver they described the...

In the latest Car and Driver they described the 4GC as a "Cleverly disguised hatchback".
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,433
Posted By captainaudio
According to Murphy BMW will continue to import...

According to Murphy BMW will continue to import MTs until the day before you decide to order one.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
M-Badges Arrived! Bimmerangs and Reflectors Too!

It's actually very simple.

If you want to be recognized for your "Class" drive a Mercedes.

If you are willing to settle for being recognized for your "Series" drive a BMW.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
M-Badges Arrived! Bimmerangs and Reflectors Too!

I was thinking of the refinery area when I wrote that. One of the ugliest stretches of road I have ever driven on along with the road near the refineries around Baltimore and some of the roads...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
The Brandywine valley area which is close to...

The Brandywine valley area which is close to Wilmington is a very nice area. If you go there be sure to check out Longwood Gardens possibly the nicest botanical site in the US.

I was being...
Forum: General BMW 12-08-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,244
Posted By captainaudio
The most dangerous transmission in the winter is...

The most dangerous transmission in the winter is the one in a car driven by a driver who does not know how to drive in the snow.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
M-Badges Arrived! Bimmerangs and Reflectors Too!

Living in New Jersey in itself carries so much status that BMWs and Rolexes become somewhat irrelevant and are mere icing on the cake.

If there is a more beautiful road to drive a BMW on than the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 418
Views: 10,224
Posted By captainaudio
M-Badges Arrived! Bimmerangs and Reflectors Too!

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What do you guys know about status.

You want a status symbol?

This is a status symbol.

This boat is docked below our balcony every time we are in Boca Raton and I have never seen...
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