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      10-12-2019, 05:26 AM   #50
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Drives: BMW M2C (BSM)
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Belgium

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Originally Posted by VisualEcho View Post
I have to say, I'm 49 and have had mostly RWD manual trans cars all my life. RX-7, MR-2, Starion ESiR, Miata, S2000, Impreza STi, Exige, etc. And ALL of them would smoothly let go (even the AWD STi), especially in the rain. The Starion would get a little wheel hop here and there, but nothing major.
And this M2, I mean, it's terrible, no? I mean, it's not even fun. You're either at 10/10th's (which I'll never be) or you're hopping. Why has BMW not fixed this issue?? I mean, I can't even have a LITTLE fun in the rain.
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Originally Posted by VisualEcho View Post
I've never dumped the clutch in this car, and never will. The hop happens for me when I'm leaving the car wash, or when it's wet outside. I turn all the nannies off expecting to get some nice low-speed sideways action and I get hopping instead.
Originally Posted by VisualEcho View Post
I need an oil change at the end of the month, I'll have it checked then. I bought the car with 9,400 miles on it and it just had new tires and an alignment, but checking it can't hurt.
Originally Posted by M Fifty View Post
Well, congratulations on being the first to post about it with the M2.
OP, was your car involved in an accident before you bought it ?
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