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      03-19-2013, 10:12 AM   #23
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You know you've made it in the M3 forums when you get your first "Looks good" from THE TECH. Alas, this review did not solicit such a response. I will keep working at it and one day I will achieve "Looks good" status.
Since this thread doesn't really apply when it comes to my "looks good" statement there was no need to post it.

But just for you...looks good!
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      03-19-2013, 10:16 AM   #24
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Since this thread doesn't really apply when it comes to my "looks good" statement there was no need to post it.

But just for you...looks good!
That's a pity "looks good." My goal is a genuine one. I'll keep working on it.
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      03-19-2013, 10:44 AM   #25
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That's a pity "looks good." My goal is a genuine one. I'll keep working on it.
In general, it's reserved for pic threads.
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      03-19-2013, 11:45 AM   #26
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In general, it's reserved for pic threads.
Looks good ....TECH !
No...no.. now serious ,i consider the BPM tune also...but the weather here in Belgium ....seems this year...winter never ends,tomorrow again snow and road salt !
So...the hibernation continues,and need paitence till spring!
But when the weather is better...i will contact BPM
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      03-20-2013, 01:45 PM   #27
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how much is stage 2 tune? For some reason my damn browser is blocking your site.
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      03-21-2013, 01:26 AM   #28
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how much is stage 2 tune? For some reason my damn browser is blocking your site.
You can find info on the tune here: http://www.bpmsport.com/BPMTune.pdf
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      03-21-2013, 12:35 PM   #29
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You can find info on the tune here: http://www.bpmsport.com/BPMTune.pdf
Good to know.

Thank you.
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      03-21-2013, 06:37 PM   #30
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what a nice thorough write-up/review! The tune is on mt 'to-do' list for sure.
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      03-21-2013, 09:36 PM   #31
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Merlosso, i feel like i owe you money now

Mike, i just had a wack of Dinan stuff installed and turned them down on the software... i'll be getting in touch with you soon once i set a date with the dyno. we're going to do it all at once for proper before / afters.
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      03-23-2013, 04:31 PM   #32
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Merlosso, i feel like i owe you money now

Mike, i just had a wack of Dinan stuff installed and turned them down on the software... i'll be getting in touch with you soon once i set a date with the dyno. we're going to do it all at once for proper before / afters.
Sounds good, let me know!

I just tuned a race car driver's E92 M3 that used to race for DINAN
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      03-27-2013, 02:26 PM   #33
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Great review! Thanks for the thoroughness and detail.

Mike, you'll have a new customer soon...
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      03-27-2013, 05:34 PM   #34
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Great review! Thanks for the thoroughness and detail.

Mike, you'll have a new customer soon...
My pleasure. I have learned so much from this forum that I wanted to give back and help others. Once you get your tune, let us know what you think!
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      03-27-2013, 09:57 PM   #35
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Great review! Thanks for the thoroughness and detail.

Mike, you'll have a new customer soon...
Thank you
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      03-28-2013, 03:19 PM   #36
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Nice review!
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Okay, so I have my Stage 2 installed and wow!!!!! I can't wait to try this out on the Nurburgring next Sunday!
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      04-01-2013, 07:33 PM   #38
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Okay, so I have my Stage 2 installed and wow!!!!! I can't wait to try this out on the Nurburgring next Sunday!
Let us know how it is. I am INCREDIBLY jealous. It's dream to drive on that track.. Enjoy!!
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Let us know how it is. I am INCREDIBLY jealous. It's dream to drive on that track.. Enjoy!!
Sounds like a plan. I will post video, not judging my lap time though. As for your tune, I can feel a huge difference in everything now that I have been able to drive it a bit more.

The car just feels smoother in every way. I noticed when I was doing some family driving in D mode. That it was just a different animal! I can't wait to get a few more miles on her and really give a review. I think my best bet is to do a few laps on the ring with her then drive my buddies stock on the track. That should help me feel between the two since I am new to the M world.
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Sounds like a plan. I will post video, not judging my lap time though. As for your tune, I can feel a huge difference in everything now that I have been able to drive it a bit more.

The car just feels smoother in every way. I noticed when I was doing some family driving in D mode. That it was just a different animal! I can't wait to get a few more miles on her and really give a review. I think my best bet is to do a few laps on the ring with her then drive my buddies stock on the track. That should help me feel between the two since I am new to the M world.
Hi....STi
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      04-22-2013, 09:55 AM   #42
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Looks good ....TECH !
No...no.. now serious ,i consider the BPM tune also...but the weather here in Belgium ....seems this year...winter never ends,tomorrow again snow and road salt !
So...the hibernation continues,and need paitence till spring!
But when the weather is better...i will contact BPM
Friggin weather is really up and down! I hope it all ends soon. I'm also thinking about getting this tune!
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      04-23-2013, 03:16 PM   #43
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I am also averaging 2mpg better since I got the BPM tune. I attribute this to the mid-range power increase and less need to rev high while taking off from lights. Averaging upwards of 17mpg now!
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I am also averaging 2mpg better since I got the BPM tune. I attribute this to the mid-range power increase and less need to rev high while taking off from lights. Averaging upwards of 17mpg now!
I can see how that could happen, because I have to downshift less.... but I went from 18 to 15mpg last tank. Having way too much fun on the backroads with my new found power
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