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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2019, 07:46 PM
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Posted By RRRize
Wow, I'm a bit overwhelmed. Do you have any...

Wow, I'm a bit overwhelmed. Do you have any direction on where I can look to get beginners knowledge of battery charging/maintenance? I'd love to really not only fully understand substance-rich post...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
I had no clue about this notion of charging old...

I had no clue about this notion of charging old batteries. So since you posted what you're using (CTEK MUS 4.3) I decided to look it up. Pretty interesting. Here is a link to the very informative...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-14-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
As I said in the original post on this thread, my...

As I said in the original post on this thread, my battery gave me no indications whatsoever that it was on the outs. In fact, I also mentioned that I would routinely forget to turn off my headlights...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-13-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
I don't think you can effectively recharge a...

I don't think you can effectively recharge a battery whose cells are diminished and gradually diminishing. From my research, I've found that the AGM battery life in the F30 line is 5 to 6 years. If...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-13-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,308
Posted By RRRize
+1 Got any pics?

+1

Got any pics?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,308
Posted By RRRize
Fair enough. :thumbup: IMO though, 335 over 328...

Fair enough. :thumbup: IMO though, 335 over 328 is significant based on my experience. Like I said you can tell the 328 is a 4cyl. Floor it and you accelerate quickly but flooring the 335 you feel...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,308
Posted By RRRize
I think you meant F80 M3, not F30 M3 as there's...

I think you meant F80 M3, not F30 M3 as there's no such thing.

So, to answer your question, the same analogy would apply. Going from F30 335 to F80 M3 is like going from little league to major...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
That sounds about right. I recall in my research...

That sounds about right. I recall in my research that folks who purchased Carly before a certain date are exempt from the new annual subscription model they have in place now.

IMO, it's a tool. A...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
Happily!

Happily!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2019, 12:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,197
Posted By RRRize
Ya, I've heard great things about the General...

Ya, I've heard great things about the General GMAX AS05. They are made by Continental and are basically Continential's economy max performance tire, and as you mentioned, they rate right up there...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
Ya, finding a direct replacement is quirky...

Ya, finding a direct replacement is quirky business as I've found in my hunt. Battery manufacturers and even the re-branders make it quite complicated for those of us looking for specific...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By RRRize
Pretty dope! Love it! But ummmm.... don't you...

Pretty dope! Love it! But ummmm.... don't you think you need to get a Recaro baby seat as well? Just sayin'... train em' young!:p

But seriously, it looks awesome. Post pics when you put them...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,308
Posted By RRRize
Sure, you can mod the 328 but if that's your...

Sure, you can mod the 328 but if that's your reasoning then it can just as well be said that you can mod the 335. At the end of the day, you're going to want to mod whatever you get because that's...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,197
Posted By RRRize
I ditched my RFTs before they had any real signs...

I ditched my RFTs before they had any real signs of wear because I thought what the heck is the sense in buying a sports packaged BMW and driving it with rubbish rubbers! I did a lot of research and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-08-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
Check with your local PepBoys to see if they have...

Check with your local PepBoys to see if they have the tools and provide the service to register the battery for BMWs. The one I went to did not provide the service, but I do believe that some...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-07-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
Indeed, you're right! But I have a Windows X VM...

Indeed, you're right! But I have a Windows X VM with ISTA-D that I ran on my Macbook Pro... but I recently sold the MBP in prep to get a brand new one. So I'm without the use of ISTA-D till I get my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-07-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,339
Posted By RRRize
DIY F30 Battery Replacement (Helpful) Info

DIY F30 Battery Replacement (Helpful) Info

I went to the dealer for a routine checkup and my SA informed me that it's time to replace the battery. What? Really? Seemed strange to me since...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-21-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,517
Posted By RRRize
Hey, thanx man! I looked up BimmeLink and spoke...

Hey, thanx man! I looked up BimmeLink and spoke to the developer and it looks like that's the route I'm going. Thanx again! :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-21-2019, 04:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,517
Posted By RRRize
Battery Registration - What app to use?

I realize that lots of people use Carly, but I am looking for an alternative to Carly. One that will work on iOS (iPhone/iPad), macOS (Mac) or Windows 10 PC.

Want to be able to register a new...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
I finally had an opportunity to properly read...

I finally had an opportunity to properly read this post. I must say it again - great post!:thumbup: Thanks so much for bringing it over to this thread. Gave me quite a bit to think about and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-05-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
I'm the OP. I do have the S704 M Sports...

I'm the OP. I do have the S704 M Sports Suspension according to my VIN data. I assure you, I have given the car a chance and I honestly love her! Hope my original post did not imply anything other...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-03-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
This truly is an excellent post!:thumbup: I read...

This truly is an excellent post!:thumbup: I read it through fairly quickly because I didn't really have the time to indulge the way I wanted. But later on this evening I am going to really read it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-02-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
Man, I was really enjoying this thread and all...

Man, I was really enjoying this thread and all the good thoughtful feedback and in the back of my mind I as wondering when some troll who has nothing to offer on the topic and time on their hands was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-02-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
You know something, you are right about the size....

You know something, you are right about the size. When I first got my F30, I tried to do that quick head turn thing to check my blind spot on the passenger side whilst in high-speed flight (that was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-02-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,889
Posted By RRRize
I believe mine has the 704 sports suspension...

I believe mine has the 704 sports suspension because I have a Sports Line. I didn't go with the //M Performance at the time because I heard about the F30 vs E46 performance issues and I figured I...
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