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      09-08-2012, 01:49 PM   #1
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My newsed E92 ///M



When purchased: Sept 1, 2012
Year and Model: 2008 E92 M3, Build Date August 08. Jet Black with Bamboo Beige Novillo Leather and Sycamore Anthricite Wood Trim.
Miles: 70,121
Options: Technology and Premium Package, CF Roof, 19" Wheels
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Clean PPI and no accidents
Price: 33,000

Flew in to Alabama from the D.C. Metro Area to pick it up and drove back.

Analysis. Compared to my 330ci WITH 250K miles the power is OTHER WORLDLY and the V8 sound is FREAKIN AWESOME. The DCT is crazy quick. It's a HULKUSH AUTOMOBILE and I love it. Let the intoxication begin.
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      09-08-2012, 02:06 PM   #2
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congrats! Nice sigpic of the two
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      09-08-2012, 02:37 PM   #3
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thank you my friend.
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Congrats man, must have been fun ride back!
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Congrats man, must have been fun ride back!
yes it was. Picked up the car from Montgomery AL, drove 2 hours to Birmingham, 2 hrs to Chattanooga TN, Then 8 hrs back to WV. Got a chance to play with the Auto and DSG settings as well as the I Drive. Is there a way to upgrade the I Drive to the latest version? I'll do a search.
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Congrats. What kind of wheels on the 330ci? They look good.
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      09-08-2012, 04:59 PM   #7
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grats...lots of e46F are over here now!!!
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      09-08-2012, 05:08 PM   #8
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Had to read that twice...250k miles! Awesome! What kind of maint. and costs have you incurred say after 100k? Congrats on the new purchase. I have a lot of respect for nice higher milage cars in nice condition!
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      09-08-2012, 05:31 PM   #9
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Congrats. What kind of wheels on the 330ci? They look good.
They are Linea Corse LC818's E92 Fitment from WheelDude.com

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grats...lots of e46F are over here now!!!
Yes. Some migration.

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Had to read that twice...250k miles! Awesome! What kind of maint. and costs have you incurred say after 100k? Congrats on the new purchase. I have a lot of respect for nice higher milage cars in nice condition!
Alternator failed at 160k miles.
Replaced Fuel Pump at 175k.
DISA Valve at 145k miles.
Replaced Water Pump and Thermostat twice at 100k and 190k miles. Coolant flushed at those miles also.
Replaced Brakes and Rotors at 100k and 200k miles.
Brake Fluid flushed at 75k 150k and 230k miles.
Still have the Original Clutch and radiator.
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Congrats on your new M!!!
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Original clutch at 250k?!

Wow... Is that some kind of record?
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that's impressive! buy a warranty for the M. it will pay for itself. congrats
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that's impressive! buy a warranty for the M. it will pay for itself. congrats
yes. Looking into it now. Any suggestions or is my best friend?
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yes. Looking into it now. Any suggestions or is my best friend?
check this thread out it should help you in your decision
http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=252541
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Very awesome. Saw your car on E46F everynow & then. Congrats can't wait to see the mods
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congrats. the M looks awesome. Nice combo. Awesome on the 250K miles. man, I can't wait for my M to have that many miles and hopefully it will be still running strong.
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Beautiful car(s). Easy to tell you are a true enthusiast; you will love this car.
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Very awesome. Saw your car on E46F everynow & then. Congrats can't wait to see the mods
Thanks. I'm putting together a mod list for the winter.

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congrats. the M looks awesome. Nice combo. Awesome on the 250K miles. man, I can't wait for my M to have that many miles and hopefully it will be still running strong.
agreed. I hope my new to me ///M will last that long. I saw a thread where this guy's E60 ///M had 230k miles so there is hope. I don't jump to new cars every 3-4 years. Never been my style.

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You're right I am an enthusiast. This is my 4th bmw. I had an 82 320i, 92 325i, 01 330ci which i still have and now the ///M. Also a CCA member for 12 years. Been lovin bimmers since the late 80's.
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Congrats! That ///M still looks good. Love Jet Black and initially thought about the Bamboo and Wood combo.

How has the interior held up?
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Congrats! That ///M still looks good. Love Jet Black and initially thought about the Bamboo and Wood combo.

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Interior held up well. The driver seat leather is worn a little on the bolsters. The sound system is incredible compared to my E46
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