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      12-25-2012, 03:14 PM   #1
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I am heading to Seattle tomorrow morning. If anyone is interested in tuning or coding, please text/call me using the number in my signature (310-488-2418).

Hope to see some of you there!

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      12-25-2012, 04:14 PM   #3
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Any planned trips to SF in the near future?
One of these days! Not planned as of yet..
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      12-25-2012, 11:09 PM   #4
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Hey Mike - I know a few interested in the euro smg tune
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      12-26-2012, 01:08 AM   #5
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Hey Mike - I know a few interested in the euro smg tune
I'm glad I saw this before I left..

I will bring the ICOM then, that's the only way to do the SMG tune safely.

Landing there tomorrow around 4PM.
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      12-26-2012, 03:50 PM   #8
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very tempting! is in-person cheaper?
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im interested as well!
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very tempting! is in-person cheaper?
It's possible

If interested please reach me on my cell at 310-488-2418. I will be on Vashon island today but will be at the Marriott Waterfront Friday and Saturday.

I did two E60 M5's this morning and right now on the ferry. It's pretty cool!

Edit: ill be at the hotel tonight too if that's good for you
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      12-27-2012, 10:44 PM   #12
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What do you charge for basic coding? I'd like to remove the iDrive warning.
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      12-28-2012, 12:36 AM   #13
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+1 im interested in some of the basic stuff as well
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      12-28-2012, 01:01 AM   #14
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Hey Mike - Hope that E60 referral worked out. Hopefully he will like the euro smg flash better... Anyway, enjoy the trip here.. If you have time there's a meet tomorrow at XXX Burger in Issaquah (east from your hotel)
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hoping to meet up with Mike later tonight for a tune! Will post review after.
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Hi everyone,

I am heading to Seattle tomorrow morning. If anyone is interested in tuning or coding, please text/call me using the number in my signature (310-488-2418).

Hope to see some of you there!

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Mike is on point with coding. Got my seats coded. Extremely Knowledgeable and cool. I'll do business again if I need something in the future!
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Just got my tune and will post a more detailed review shortly. To sum it up, wow! As mentioned in other reviews the car feels stronger now down between 2-3k and just hauls a$$ beyond that. And I haven't even hit the power button yet. Power delivery is also smoother.

The sharper throttle response in normal mode feels perfect. Had a 2hour drive home in traffic and highway to really test it out. Whoever said you can't stop driving after this tune is absolutely correct.

This is not super charged power, which is exactly what I was looking for. Something that amps it up for DD as well as some spirited driving. I can't wait to test this against my buddy's stock m3 for a full comparison.

Mike, it was a pleasure meeting you. Felt like a car date because as soon as I dropped Mike off, a fellow member picked him up.

Renton rider, your ride is looking good! Love the color.

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      12-29-2012, 12:22 AM   #18
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Thx two+2. Your ride was looking sweet too. Haha..

Post up your review when you get a chance.
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      12-29-2012, 12:47 AM   #19
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I too got the tune and notice immediately the smoothness and power delivery. Cold start removal is awesome too.. can't wait to go past 170 mph
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Just got the Stage 2 - Mike is awesome to work with!

One of my big gripes with the stock M3 is the lack of mid-range torque when driving around town. The tune provides a lot more torque in the midrange and the torque curve is even smoother all the way to redline. The extra power is also very apparent.

Can't wait to start it tomorrow morning and have no cold start cycle!

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Kerrit and two+2 - Post up your default startup settings and m mode settings.
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