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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-16-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By AZDrPhil
Which generation iPhone? And is that using a...

Which generation iPhone? And is that using a physical cable or bluetooth?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-17-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By AZDrPhil
Yeah all true, my apologies for not including...

Yeah all true, my apologies for not including additional info up front. An alignment was done about 1000 miles before I went on a 4500 mile highway trip. The only measurements up front that were...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-16-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By AZDrPhil
Alright everyone thanks for the info. At 39k I...

Alright everyone thanks for the info. At 39k I would hope no bushings are too worn yet but you've given me the knowledge needed when I go in for a new alignment.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-15-2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By AZDrPhil
Is front camber fixed in 2013 335is?

This may be a well-known attribute but I'd like to know the truth. I've seen posts saying the e92 335is has no adjustment for camber in the front. On the other hand, various posts have mentioned...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-07-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,206
Posted By AZDrPhil
Trip results in. "blowout" about 180 miles from...

Trip results in. "blowout" about 180 miles from home. I was only going about 40mph when the TPMS warning chimed. Front right low. I drove about 1 mile to a tire shop, found inner cords on both...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,206
Posted By AZDrPhil
OK, thanks everyone. The trip is from the...

OK, thanks everyone. The trip is from the Phoenix area to North Carolina and back with a few side trips thrown in. Bringing one of my full size go-flats is certainly possible but creates additional...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,206
Posted By AZDrPhil
5000 mile trip, bring donut spare?

Hello,

I'll be starting a two week trip in about 10 days that will amount to about 5000 miles after two weeks. Would it be a good idea to give up some trunk space and bring the donut spare with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,385
Posted By AZDrPhil
Thanks everyone, you guys saved me a fortune. I...

Thanks everyone, you guys saved me a fortune. I had a nail directly in one of the grooves in my RFT & the tire was only down 2/32" from new. TPMS warned me as I was pulling away from my driveway so...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-13-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 887
Posted By AZDrPhil
I'll PM you for other information. Do these take...

I'll PM you for other information. Do these take the OEM wheel bolts? If not, do you supply them?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By AZDrPhil
It seems like they only want to replace the air...

It seems like they only want to replace the air filter once during the four year free maintenance phase. At 26.5k mine is already pretty dirty so I whined about it to the SA when in for my second...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-19-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 598
Posted By AZDrPhil
I've rented an Ozone Generator on two different...

I've rented an Ozone Generator on two different occasions for two different vehicles. You run them anywhere from 1-6 hours with a window cracked. Both operations were extremely successful in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,137
Posted By AZDrPhil
My 335d needed about 12 ounces once in the 42k I...

My 335d needed about 12 ounces once in the 42k I had it. Dealer said it was normal and the level dropped because the hoses expanded as they aged. Who was I to disagree? It was fine after that.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,747
Posted By AZDrPhil
I paid (a little too much) $40.5k for my 2013 CPO...

I paid (a little too much) $40.5k for my 2013 CPO with 21k and similar equipment. Coupe, not convertible. LeMans Blue with Oyster/Black.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-19-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By AZDrPhil
Any Phoenix owners swap out their summer tires?

Hello folks. Do any Phoenix-area owners swap their summer tires for All Season's during winter? In the past year's winter there were only 14 days in Phoenix where the temperatures were below 40. ...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-18-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,485
Posted By AZDrPhil
OP, I had the A/S 3's on a VW GTI and liked them...

OP, I had the A/S 3's on a VW GTI and liked them alot. It had a factory included donut spare. Do you have a flat fixing solution if something were to happen?
Forum: The Detail Department 11-14-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,517
Posted By AZDrPhil
I rented an ozone machine from a local rental...

I rented an ozone machine from a local rental shop and ran it overnight inside the car. It did a pretty good job but when winter arrived and I turned on the heater it all came back worse than ever. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-21-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,317
Posted By AZDrPhil
Why no replies to this? My lease allows me to...

Why no replies to this? My lease allows me to buy my d after 3 years with 45k on the ODO for $28,800. Premium package, iDrive/NAV, comfort access. It will be interesting to see what the dealer...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-24-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 17,640
Posted By AZDrPhil
Please verify that you stuck the AdBlue bottle...

Please verify that you stuck the AdBlue bottle into the filler tube on the bottom, i.e the one closest to the ground. Does it look like you'll be able to refill that bottle with bulk DEF?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-30-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 48,415
Posted By AZDrPhil
In Laveen, AZ (just South of Phoenix). May 30,...

In Laveen, AZ (just South of Phoenix). May 30, 2011.

Unleaded = $3.599
Premium = $3.799
Diesel = $3.669

Is Safeway Diesel any good? I always buy QT or Shell, but have never seen cetane...
Forum: The Detail Department 05-28-2011, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 610
Posted By AZDrPhil
Menz Top Inspection after polishing

I bought a bunch of products to use on a two-month old Jet Black. Most were Menzerna, including two bottles of Top Inspection. This stuff is supposed to be used to "inspect" the surface after...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-20-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,413
Posted By AZDrPhil
A72, I don't quite get something you wrote. What...

A72, I don't quite get something you wrote. What incentive would BMWFS have to negotiate with you and accept less than the residual? If you walk away they make more money, no?
Forum: The Detail Department 05-16-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,160
Posted By AZDrPhil
Angelo: thank you for helping on this. I...

Angelo: thank you for helping on this.

I received a call from the pad manufacturer and have received some hints and tips to avoid future occurrences.

1) don't apply as much pressure
2) if...
Forum: The Detail Department 05-16-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,160
Posted By AZDrPhil
Size of backing plate: 5" Washer Installed: ...

Size of backing plate: 5"
Washer Installed: yes
Was pad wet?: no, it had never been used before

I did mist the pad once or twice using Adams detail spray several times before applying more...
Forum: The Detail Department 05-15-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,160
Posted By AZDrPhil
White Lake Country pad melts & shreds in 90 minutes

I was polishing away today with a White LC 5.5" pad. Using Griots Garage DA on a setting of 6. After about 90 minutes of on-off use the pad decided it had enough and flew off the backing plate. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-11-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,222
Posted By AZDrPhil
Chip4, you're in AZ? Phoenix area? If you don't...

Chip4, you're in AZ? Phoenix area? If you don't mind saying, which dealer are you working with: Phoenix, Chandler, or Scottsdale?
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