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      05-21-2008, 04:36 PM   #23
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Cool, pre-owned, pre-flogged, over priced and in white. $100k is a deal :P
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      05-21-2008, 05:21 PM   #24
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I'm sure they will find someone that will want their car immediately and like that. Still I reckon it is too expensive
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      05-21-2008, 08:24 PM   #25
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Anyone notice in the commercial area that there is a 135i LSD coming and possibly cams and ECU programming?
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      05-21-2008, 09:11 PM   #26
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LSD coming? Retro fit-able??? I know about the ECU but I will stick to after market on that one.
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      05-21-2008, 09:12 PM   #27
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Yes, its a 1 series performance part.. Theres a picture of it on the bmwgroup press page..
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      05-21-2008, 09:30 PM   #28
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Err, do you have a link? I am not familiar wth the press page...
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      05-21-2008, 09:40 PM   #29
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No sorry.. I saw it but closed it..check the Dan@United Performance parts page..
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      05-21-2008, 11:16 PM   #30
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Err, do you have a link? I am not familiar wth the press page...

http://www.press.bmwgroup.com/pressc...58B8FE&block=2
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      05-21-2008, 11:30 PM   #31
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      05-22-2008, 12:28 AM   #32
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i saw that earlier too, but i could not find any further corroboration of that information on the net. i wonder if its all a bit dody when the 1-series interior they show is actually that of a 3 series. that said, a 1 series mechanical LSD would be undeniably the best thing since sliced bread!
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      05-22-2008, 12:52 AM   #33
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Thanks! I think the LSD is for 3 series only at the moment. So I am not sure where that came from...
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      05-22-2008, 01:13 AM   #34
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Thanks! I think the LSD is for 3 series only at the moment. So I am not sure where that came from...

it actually says it's a 1 Series LSD
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      05-22-2008, 04:14 AM   #35
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Yes, 1 series
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      05-22-2008, 06:04 AM   #36
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Where did it say cams and ECU reprogramming, i really can't see BMW offering this. Or should i say i really can't see BMW Australia offering this.
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      05-22-2008, 06:05 AM   #37
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Andrew, read through that Dan@United post in the Commerical section, it talks about it. ECU is being offered, they suspect cams also..
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      05-22-2008, 06:09 AM   #38
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He does say that this information is very tentative at the moment though.
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      05-22-2008, 06:12 AM   #39
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many thanks,

Cams, intercooler, blow off valve, full exhaust, strip out interior, track tyres, Active processor......
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      05-22-2008, 06:13 AM   #40
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I wouldn't of thought BMW Australia would offer the tune though, ADR's and all, time will tell i suppose

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      05-22-2008, 06:15 AM   #41
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can the performance brakes be fitted to models other than the 135i? I'm picking up a 120d Msport in about 3 weeks and not entirely confident that the stock brakes will hold up on Mt. Glorious runs :biggrin:.

I took my R56 Cooper S out there the other week and toasted the brakes lol... car was flashing warning lights at me until I pulled over and let them cool down for a bit.
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      05-22-2008, 06:24 AM   #42
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Car is at Mornington now FYI,



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Guys, just a heads up

If anyone is after a manual 135 in AW, with sunroof and *all* performance parts installed bar the seats and steering wheel, I'd strongly suggest they give Bib Stillwell a call. PM me for the dealers name.

They've got a car sitting in stock right now, if not sold in the next 24 hours, it'll be going down to Mornington to be sold.

Hope this helps someone.
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      05-23-2008, 08:16 AM   #43
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We won't be seeing cams or ECU available by BMW Australia.
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      05-23-2008, 08:19 AM   #44
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andrew, just to confirm this unpleasant shocker () it is bmw australia that will not pass it on to us or is it BMW AG that will not be developing those?
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