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      09-19-2011, 01:51 PM   #23
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Note: Power Kits should only be installed on 135i and 335i vehicles equipped with option code S840 (increased top speed limiter – which includes an additional oil cooler).

I find this comment confusing, isn't the existence of a higher speed limiter based upon the tires on the car?
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      09-19-2011, 01:57 PM   #24
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Is this a N55 only option?
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Its great that they dropped the price! But I still think its pricey$$, considering there is no hardware purchase that is involved and the preproduction feature includes much more at the same price. I guess the only advantage against the other non-BMW aftermarket upgrade is the warranty is retained!!
My other question is....
What's the benefit of stage 2 with the "extra cooling", since there is no extra boost in the hp with it? I know that extra cooling minimizes power losses at higher/sustained RPM, so does that mean that stage 1 can be potentially harmful in the long run, if driven too hard?!?! Wonder how BMW will play this..
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“Exhaust burble” sound during engine overrun conditions (new feature).

My 135 already does this and I LOVE it!

I am waiting on my 2011' 335xi Sedan. They quoted me $1350+tax ($1500) for just the tune. I wonder if I drive over to Buffalo if I can get it done there under warranty?? They were not willing to budge on the price..I wonder if the price will be reduced in Canada?
Good question, wondering myself.
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Is this a N55 only option?
Shouldn't be, the PPK existed before the N55 introduction I believe.
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I find this comment confusing, isn't the existence of a higher speed limiter based upon the tires on the car?
No.
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So this will be $600 for the N54? I think it might be worth it for warranty considerations.
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No.
Well how did PAMidge get his, his 2011 xi shouldn't have an oil cooler for the increased speed limiter by default.
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      09-19-2011, 02:25 PM   #31
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Does anybody have this tune already? Can they chime in with overall thoughts?
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      09-19-2011, 02:28 PM   #32
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Well how did PAMidge get his, his 2011 xi shouldn't have an oil cooler for the increased speed limiter by default.
No idea, I was just answering the dudes question if speed limiter is related to tires, which it isnt.
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      09-19-2011, 02:29 PM   #33
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Does anybody have this tune already? Can they chime in with overall thoughts?
Yes, you can find a few opinions, by searching
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      09-19-2011, 02:29 PM   #34
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s840 comes with ZSP, even in the xdrive. The sport suspension is excluded in xdrive with ZSP
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Nice option. I have a dealership visit tomorrow and will inquire about this. Hopefully it wont matter that my car doesnt have an oil cooler.
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Shoot, I've got a 2011 135i with no Sport Package (and no option code S840). Am I SOL? I thought the sport package was limited to seats and trim. I wish I had known there was a mechanical difference.
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Shoot, I've got a 2011 135i with no Sport Package (and no option code S840). Am I SOL? I thought the sport package was limited to seats and trim. I wish I had known there was a mechanical difference.
I would never buy a BMW without Sport, or M-Sport. But that's me.

A 135/335 especially, shouldnt even be available without at least Sport. A 128/328, sure.
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I would never buy a BMW without Sport, or M-Sport. But that's me.

A 135/335 especially, shouldnt even be available without at least Sport. A 128/328, sure.
I may have made the mistake of chasing a deal as opposed to holding out for the right car...
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so it is available for the pre-2011 models? awesome!
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Does anybody have this tune already? Can they chime in with overall thoughts?
A review was linked in the original post.
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what's the N54 part number?
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Is it possible to stack JB Stage1/2 or Vishnu on top of this for an N55?
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N55 only from what other members have said.
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Is it possible to stack JB Stage1/2 or Vishnu on top of this for an N55?
That is a major question no one has answered yet.

Is it possible to "piggyback" an aftermarket tune to this tune?

That is some key info, I would love to know the answer too
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