A long overdue update. I hooked up with Harold from HP at the So Cal Euro event and he did some "resetting" of the battery/charging profiles using a laptop and Autologic (or GT1) tool. Since then my car is behaving normally and I am not experiencing ANY flaws, bugs, downsides, etc. from my Braille battery. I can now leave the car unused for multiple nights in a row as well. This leaves me with the comfort that the specfications are in line with the batterys actual performance. If you recall there was much prior discussion in this regard - the batteries specs seemed to be inconsistent with its behavior in my car.
Anyway thanks again Harold. The Braille 3121 has my full endorsement for a warm weather M3 application, regardless of the vehicles options.
Lucid: Any update on your installation?