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      09-04-2013, 10:06 AM   #133
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Mike Benvo did the freezeframe during coding and I hit over 8700 rpm stock, and soon after I had my differential bolt snap and diff nearly fell out of the car, someone from BMW NA looked at the car, looked at the ECU (had ESS tune at the time with stock rev limit and I flashed back to stock), saw zero issues and covered under warranty. Bottom line is I don't think the rev limit (stock or otherwise) is a huge deal in terms of warranty coverage within certain allowances. Ask Dinan, ESS, Evolve, BPM how many warranty issues they've encountered with customers with something not being covered.
The stock limiter is on my car and coding recorded a top RPM of 8600. It happens mostly on down shifts during very aggressive driving. Time stamp confirmed it happened before I bought it.
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      09-06-2013, 07:46 PM   #134
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Yes launch is set at 3500 in my tune, cold start limit is set to 4500. My mistake. I'm on e46fanatics forum, but same screen name as here (sully1time)

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I'm confused why you are asking me to "see above" when I correctly answered the question about what the 4.5k rpm limit is
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      09-07-2013, 01:23 AM   #135
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When i asked mike about removing cold start and raising rev limit with regards to warranty he said if your worried about it voiding the warranty then don't do it.



Yes launch is set at 3500 in my tune, cold start limit is set to 4500. My mistake. I'm on e46fanatics forum, but same screen name as here (sully1time)



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I'm confused why you are asking me to "see above" when I correctly answered the question about what the 4.5k rpm limit is
See above, about Mike saying removing cold start, raising rev limit and removing top speed limiter is sure fire way to void the warranty
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      09-07-2013, 11:32 AM   #136
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Im not sure why removing the Top Speed Limiter would void the warranty, BMW themselves offer the removal of the TSL right on there Options list on there Build your car list.
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      09-07-2013, 06:44 PM   #137
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Im not sure why removing the Top Speed Limiter would void the warranty, BMW themselves offer the removal of the TSL right on there Options list on there Build your car list.
Hmm. Good point. Dinan does too, IIRC.
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      09-08-2013, 01:50 AM   #138
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Im not sure why removing the Top Speed Limiter would void the warranty, BMW themselves offer the removal of the TSL right on there Options list on there Build your car list.
Dont know, but when i asked what will get my warranty voided, thats what Mike told me.
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      09-08-2013, 05:50 AM   #139
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See above, about Mike saying removing cold start, raising rev limit and removing top speed limiter is sure fire way to void the warranty
Ok...but I was clarifying what the "4.5k rpm" was and not whether resetting the cold-start rpm limit had a possible effect on warranty issues. Also, adjusting the cold-start rpm is different from turning the cold start off.

If flashed back to stock, resetting the rev limit and speed limiter are the two parameters that will leave data in the shadow memory (if max stock values are exceeded this clearly shows the DME was altered). Turning the cold start on and off, and changing the startup rpm, won't leave info stored in the shadow memory so a serious "forensic analysis" of the DME would be required to potentially find traces of a tune - not something the dealership is capable of doing.
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      09-27-2013, 10:56 AM   #140
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      11-08-2013, 02:49 PM   #142
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E90 and E92, both with HRE and Stage 2 BPM:
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      11-22-2013, 01:03 AM   #143
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      12-07-2013, 09:51 AM   #149
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      12-22-2013, 03:27 PM   #151
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That's a great pic^. I love the 1m bumper
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That's a great pic^. I love the 1m bumper
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The 1M bumper is definitely an attractive addition. If I wasn't so lazy, I would have had pics of mine from over a year ago up.
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