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      09-25-2012, 06:45 PM   #1
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Yet Another BPMSport Flash Advise Request Thread

I currently have a 2008 E92 M3 with DCT but no NAV or Comfort Access. Currently the only main mod is a Akrapovic Slip On exhaust. I plan on adding the Akra X-Pipe and probably the MS intake and underdrive pulley.

I really like the things Mike has to offer at BPMSport. Here is a list of the items to include in the flash:

-Have tune optimized for Akrapovic Evolution exhaust, MS intake and pulley (e.g. eliminate the CEL)
-Remove top speed limiter
-Remove cold start cat heat cycle for smoother cold starts (cold start cam phasing shutoff)
-Reduce cold start redline
-Reprogram torque management
-Reprogram throttle response
-Reprogram ignition timing
-Have tune done for 91 octane fuel
-Reprogram vanos
-Sharpen throttle response
-Windshield wipers complete full cycle when ignition is shut off
-Remove ignition/door gong
-Remove seatbelt warning gong for driver/passenger
-Unlock doors when key is ejected
-A/C off when auto climate is pressed
-Open/close windows with key FOB
-Disable window safety feature
-Auto fold mirrors when car locked
-Change low fuel warning from 1/4 to 1/6
-Enable digital speedometer on OLED gauge cluster
-Enable/disable auto-correction for digital speedometer/MPG
-Mirror curb tilt
-Automatic door locking
-Automatic trunk closing
-Halogen highs enabled with Xenon high beams
-Enable fog lamps with high beams
-Euro hazard lamps (double blinks)
-Triple Blink turn signals (five if possible)
-Enable instantaneous MPG
-Tweak welcome lights setting

Beyond that, I'm contemplating a few retrofits:

-OEM E92 alarm retrofit
-OEM E92 LCI LED rear lights
-OEM M Button for 2008 E92 with Euro MDM coding
-FRM2 coding update (not sure on this)
-Comfort Access (if possible... I just thought of this)

I did not include costs as I don't think I should post that info... but lets just say the retrofits add roughly a couple grand and the M button is roughly half the cost. The flash itself is also extra.

I definitely want to do the flash but I'm not sure how I would rank in importance the Akra X-pipe, MS intake and underdrive pulley, Alarm retrofit, rearlight retrofit and M button retrofit.

Please add anything to the long list above that you would recommend.

Please also rank the other items in order of importance to you (x-pipe, intake, pulley, M button retrofit, alarm retrofit and rear LED light retrofit). I'm not sure I will get all of them right away but I'll probably end up with all or most of them.

Thanks in advance!
2008 AW E92 M3: Stage II and DCT tune by BPM Sport, convenience coding + coding for mDrive w/Euro MDM (no iDrive) & alarm retrofit by BPM Sport, Fox Red interior, MRF Velaforza full exhaust, carbon fiber M Performance spoiler, carbon fiber BMW badges, black grills, black OEM M3 ZCP 19" wheels, 15/12mm spacers and AW painted reflectors

Last edited by jagman; 09-25-2012 at 07:11 PM.
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      09-25-2012, 06:50 PM   #2
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i wouldnt do any of the retrofits but that's just my opinion. save the money and buy other mods
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      09-25-2012, 08:30 PM   #3
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Save your money and go to the track to learn how to use 414hp before looking for more.

Now, if you're already a track junky, then X-pipe needs a tune to get rid of the Check Engine light. Too bad you're in Norcal, I'd consider selling mine since I want something with 200cpi. But if you were down here, Alpine could do most of the coding for $60!!!

Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
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