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    Just leased a 2012 TL

    Just felt like announcing I am leaving the BMW game and got into 2012 fwd tech and advanced package TL. I went with the dark gray color and should get delivery Wednesday and I will be sure to post up pics!


    I would like to thank those who helped me along the way, and I will be poking my head in here often to see what the n54, n55, and s65 bring in the near future.

    Thanks,
    Frank
    JB4LIFE

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    Not bad man!! congrats on the new ride.
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    good luck bro.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by fastgti69 Click here to enlarge
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    Not bad man!! congrats on the new ride.
    Thanks! Can't wait to pick it up
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sorena Click here to enlarge
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    good luck bro.
    Thanks!
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    Congrats, but why the FWD TL over a BMW?

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    Grats! and yes WHY?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by leo985i Click here to enlarge
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    Grats! and yes WHY?
    Ended up getting the sh-awd with tech package, I pick it up later today. I went with the TL because dollar for dollar it was the best choice. Plus this dealership gave me a good coin for my 335
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    Ended up getting the sh-awd with tech package, I pick it up later today. I went with the TL because dollar for dollar it was the best choice. Plus this dealership gave me a good coin for my 335
    So AWD not FWD?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
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    So AWD not FWD?
    Yes I got the awd
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    Yes I got the awd
    Well cool, let us know how you like it.

    Specs?

    Pics?

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    Engine type
    • Aluminum-alloy V-6
    Displacement, liters
    • 3.5: TL
    • 3.7: TL SH-AWD
    Valvetrain
    • Belt drive, SOHC, VTEC® 24-valve
    Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net)
    • 280 @ 6200 rpm: TL
    • 305 @ 6300 rpm: TL SH-AWD
    Torque @ rpm (lb-ft)
    • 254 @ 5000 rpm: TL
    • 273 @ 5000 rpm: TL SH-AWD
    Compression ratio (:1)
    • 11.2
    Redline
    • 6800: TL
    • 6700: TL SH-AWD
    Throttle control
    • Drive-by-Wire™ throttle system
    Ignition
    • Electronic direct
    EPA Estimated Fuel Economy38 (city / highway)
    • 20 / 29: TL
    • 18 / 26: TL SH-AWD AT
    • 17 / 25: TL SH-AWD MT
    Required fuel19
    • Premium unleaded 91 octane
    CARB emissions rating
    • ULEV-2
    Tune-up interval3
    • No scheduled tune-ups required for 100,000 +/- miles
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
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    Well cool, let us know how you like it.

    Specs?

    Pics?
    ill put pics up when i get it Click here to enlarge
    JB4LIFE

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    Grammy® Award-winning recording engineer and producer Elliot Scheiner helped design the Acura/ELS Surround®32 Premium 10-speaker Sound System to reproduce music the way it’s heard in the recording studio. The system can play 5.1 surround sound DVD-A discs, the highest-fidelity sound medium available. Surround sound can also be extracted from any stereo digital source, thanks to Dolby®5 Pro Logic® II circuitry. In addition to all the source inputs of the standard TL audio system, features of the Acura/ELS system include:
    • 15GB or approximately 3,600-song hard disk drive media storage with shuffle, playlist creation, and an updatable Gracenote® database
    • DVD-A, MP3, WMA6 and DTS-compatible disc player
    • Bluetooth® Audio system to play songs wirelessly from a compatible cell phone while song data can appear on the navigation screen
    • 440-watt amplifier with digital 96 kHz sampling for crystal-clear sound
    • 10 speakers—1 per door, 2 tweeters, 1 center mid-range, 2 rear surround, 1 powered 8-inch subwoofer
    • Almost all functions can be performed by Voice Recognition
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    Grammy® Award-winning recording engineer and producer Elliot Scheiner helped design the Acura/ELS Surround®32 Premium 10-speaker Sound System to reproduce music the way it’s heard in the recording studio. The system can play 5.1 surround sound DVD-A discs, the highest-fidelity sound medium available. Surround sound can also be extracted from any stereo digital source, thanks to Dolby®5 Pro Logic® II circuitry. In addition to all the source inputs of the standard TL audio system, features of the Acura/ELS system include:
    • 15GB or approximately 3,600-song hard disk drive media storage with shuffle, playlist creation, and an updatable Gracenote® database
    • DVD-A, MP3, WMA6 and DTS-compatible disc player
    • Bluetooth® Audio system to play songs wirelessly from a compatible cell phone while song data can appear on the navigation screen
    • 440-watt amplifier with digital 96 kHz sampling for crystal-clear sound
    • 10 speakers—1 per door, 2 tweeters, 1 center mid-range, 2 rear surround, 1 powered 8-inch subwoofer
    • Almost all functions can be performed by Voice Recognition
    I had a TL and it was great. Sound system was awesome, and the electronics rocked.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Jake@Eurocharged.com Click here to enlarge
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    I had a TL and it was great. Sound system was awesome, and the electronics rocked.

    Good purchase....
    Thanks! thats good to hear, i cant pick it up today because the dealership has no power due to hurricane irene...
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    Engine type
    • Aluminum-alloy V-6
    Displacement, liters
    • 3.5: TL
    • 3.7: TL SH-AWD
    Valvetrain
    • Belt drive, SOHC, VTEC® 24-valve
    Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net)
    • 280 @ 6200 rpm: TL
    • 305 @ 6300 rpm: TL SH-AWD
    Torque @ rpm (lb-ft)
    • 254 @ 5000 rpm: TL
    • 273 @ 5000 rpm: TL SH-AWD
    Compression ratio (:1)
    • 11.2
    Redline
    • 6800: TL
    • 6700: TL SH-AWD
    Throttle control
    • Drive-by-Wire™ throttle system
    Ignition
    • Electronic direct
    EPA Estimated Fuel Economy38 (city / highway)
    • 20 / 29: TL
    • 18 / 26: TL SH-AWD AT
    • 17 / 25: TL SH-AWD MT
    Required fuel19
    • Premium unleaded 91 octane
    CARB emissions rating
    • ULEV-2
    Tune-up interval3
    • No scheduled tune-ups required for 100,000 +/- miles
    Cool that the AWD has the bigger motor.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
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    Cool that the AWD has the bigger motor.
    yes should get up and move pretty decently
    JB4LIFE

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    yes should get up and move pretty decently
    What are the performance numbers?

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    ive been seeing a lot of different answers, mostly mid 5's 0-60
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    edmunds has it at around 6 seconds
    JB4LIFE

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    Not bad! So you managed to off the 335? Did you ever find the exhaust leak or said $#@! it?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mazdaspeed6 Click here to enlarge
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    edmunds has it at around 6 seconds
    What about in the 1/4?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
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    What about in the 1/4?
    Mid 14's Click here to enlarge it's no hotrod but maybe a chip and intake will help
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Matt@Camber-Toe Click here to enlarge
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    Not bad! So you managed to off the 335? Did you ever find the exhaust leak or said $#@! it?
    Haha said $#@! it! This dealership just walked around the car and looked in it... The other place I told you about had a tech come out and drive it and pop the hood..
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