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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By Blax
Newer 328i Sound Better?

I got one of the first F30s (28 months now) and the engine sounds small, like a tiny diesel. I have an 18 month old one too and it sounds the same.

But I have a fairly new loaner right now and it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,115
Posted By Blax
I had same issue (keys in my pocket likely cause)...

I had same issue (keys in my pocket likely cause) and tried turning off the valet option. But then it's hard to open the trunk, so I turned it back. Found trunk wide open again in the morning a few...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-11-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By Blax
I really hate the idling sound of my 4 cyl and am...

I really hate the idling sound of my 4 cyl and am seriously thinking of getting the 335 next mostly for the sound. I miss the e90 6 cyl.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 772
Posted By Blax
Took me a while to get there, but now I am simply...

Took me a while to get there, but now I am simply in sport + all the time.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By Blax
Thanks! Good to know.

Thanks! Good to know.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-23-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By Blax
Are the other cities (Boston, LA, Houston etc)...

Are the other cities (Boston, LA, Houston etc) not released yet or are they all full up? I only see options for NJ, SFO and Chicago.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-23-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,329
Posted By Blax
After a year of always driving in sport mode, I...

After a year of always driving in sport mode, I have changed to now always driving in Sport Plus mode.

I do wish there was more customization. Specifying exact dial in settings for steering,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-23-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,116
Posted By Blax
The new version of google maps lost the send to...

The new version of google maps lost the send to car function (among many other things). But the App as others suggest does the job.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-17-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 557
Posted By Blax
Trunk Keeps Popping Open Accidentally

[stupid question]

Wondering if anyone else has experienced their trunk opening accidentally (presumably from keys getting pushed in one's pocket) when the car is parked. I keep having this happen...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-22-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Blax
Is the car locked at the time of closing?

Is the car locked at the time of closing?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-02-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,012
Posted By Blax
f30jojo I'd be interested in what that feels...

f30jojo I'd be interested in what that feels like.

As I mentioned earlier in this thread, M Adaptive Suspension is amazing (and is different from the M Suspension that comes with the M Sport...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-01-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,012
Posted By Blax
To the original poster, I have a sport manual F30...

To the original poster, I have a sport manual F30 and a Luxury Auto F30. I've have had four e9Xs, just gave back the last E90 a week ago. So I've done a lot of comparisons.

I find the killer mix...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-23-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By Blax
Companies pay attention to app reviews and...

Companies pay attention to app reviews and especially the app ratings. The people who make the apps especially want to keep their jobs. But the company also would like to boast they have a great app....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-23-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,796
Posted By Blax
I gave them a poor review on the app store for...

I gave them a poor review on the app store for this.

Also, it continues to not tell you where you car is located if more than 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) away. Maybe if my phone is in my car, I can...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-04-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 410
Posted By Blax
I have two F30s: a luxury auto and a sport manual...

I have two F30s: a luxury auto and a sport manual transmission (with m adaptive suspension). Though they look the same, driving them is COMPLETELY different. The sport is so fun, and as you say the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-07-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,582
Posted By Blax
I have two F30s , one luxury/auto, one...

I have two F30s , one luxury/auto, one sport/manual, as well as an e90 x/auto.

Compared to the other cars, I find the luxury/auto F30 hard to brake evenly when getting close to stopping, as the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-05-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,598
Posted By Blax
I agree. IMHO other than choosing Manual over...

I agree. IMHO other than choosing Manual over Automatic transmission, the adaptive suspension is the best option you can get on this car to improve performance. The ability to change stiffness is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-29-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,814
Posted By Blax
As always Tim, you are full of helpful facts and...

As always Tim, you are full of helpful facts and advice. Thanks again.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-29-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,814
Posted By Blax
Thanks Tim. Here is the comparison I was...

Thanks Tim.

Here is the comparison I was making on the BYO sites. The left wheel is the 320 and the right is the 328. Seems to me the right disc is bigger.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-29-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,814
Posted By Blax
320i v 328i Brakes and stopping power

Can't find good data, but looking at the photos, the discs on the 320i looks considerably smaller than it's siblings.

I find the 328i brakes to be the weakest part of the car, and would hate to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-17-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,687
Posted By Blax
Interesting that in the config it does not do the...

Interesting that in the config it does not do the lines, but rather sport is just an add on like the old days. I prefer this.

BTW, Cold package requires leather? I never noticed that when I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-14-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 50,003
Posted By Blax
Quite right. I'm surprised it took over three...

Quite right. I'm surprised it took over three pages of comments for someone to point this out.

My dad chose a 320i in Australia recently over a 316i or 318d. Of course in countries outside the US...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-08-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 10,410
Posted By Blax
That's a pretty interesting observation. I think...

That's a pretty interesting observation. I think you are right that what I did makes it look more aggressive, though I think that might be easier achieved with a fiercer front spoiler. Maybe I should...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-08-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 10,410
Posted By Blax
What I Hate About The Look of the Front of an F30

So we've already had a few threads about the look of the F30 when viewed from squarely front-on. I am one of the folks who don't like the look at all...from any other angle than exactly front-on I...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 12-21-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,205
Posted By Blax
Is it just me, or is this guy driving through...

Is it just me, or is this guy driving through what looks to be Australia (maybe New Zealand?) on the wrong side of the road.
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