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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 83
Posted By hondo402000
So any codes associated with the issue?

So any codes associated with the issue?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By hondo402000
You tube has a good video on this. Not sure if...

You tube has a good video on this. Not sure if this is an interference engine or not
Watching the video it appears these engines don't have much duration like older
Engines. Good luck. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 139
Posted By hondo402000
and that is the reason why they are replaceable...

and that is the reason why they are replaceable mats, so when they get dirty you can replace the mats and not the entire floor carpet
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 283
Posted By hondo402000
yea that is the problem with putting all these...

yea that is the problem with putting all these plastic part in and around the engine, the hi temperatures degrade the plastic and it get brittle and fails, UN like the solid AL and Copper Radiators...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By hondo402000
PS reservoir has the filter in it so you have to...

PS reservoir has the filter in it so you have to replace the whole thing if you want to change the filter
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 731
Posted By hondo402000
one thing about AWD is you have an open...

one thing about AWD is you have an open differential, Unless you can lock both differentials you are going to spin the wheels or your ABS system is going to kick in all the time

a true 4 wheel...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:27 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 731
Posted By hondo402000
You mean DC is not capable of snow removal, I...

You mean DC is not capable of snow removal, I dont think DC is capable of doing anything right except extract more money from our paychecks
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By hondo402000
you would think there would be some sort of o...

you would think there would be some sort of o ring for sealing the hose to the fitting, it might be inside the hose end
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By hondo402000
with or without the head rest or plastic cover...

with or without the head rest or plastic cover the roll bar will still deploy if need, So I have no concerns about a "Warranty" or insurance issue. if the car get flipped I doubt my insurance is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,711
Posted By hondo402000
in order to change the valves you have to have...

in order to change the valves you have to have all the refrigerant removed, replace the valves, then they will pull a vacuum on the system and wait for a time period to make sure the vacuum holds...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By hondo402000
you would have to post a pic, are there any O...

you would have to post a pic, are there any O rings involved?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By hondo402000
Yes I took the plastic covers off too and made...

Yes I took the plastic covers off too and made vinyl covers for the roll bars, used contact cement to glue them on, And I can put they covers back on and head rest in if I want to with out taking...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By hondo402000
I doubt the block is cracked, Did you find out...

I doubt the block is cracked, Did you find out how much replacing the head gasket would cost? did you check the exhaust pipes and see if white puffs of smoke AKA steam is coming out of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 524
Posted By hondo402000
are there any up rated rear springs for a 335...

are there any up rated rear springs for a 335 that don't lower the car? My hard top convertible bottoms out on big bumps when the top is down and in the trunk
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 540
Posted By hondo402000
i bet they got a transmission out of a wrecked...

i bet they got a transmission out of a wrecked car, no big deal but if they did I would want to know the miles on the used one

I wonder if you can get the SN off the new transmission and go to a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By hondo402000
its going to be expensive, Have you noticed...

its going to be expensive, Have you noticed steam coming out of the exhaust pipes, that would be a sign of blown head gasket. have the coolant tested for exhaust gases before you go that route, ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 524
Posted By hondo402000
2007 335 I and I purchased the EW too for 3200...

2007 335 I and I purchased the EW too for 3200 and its paid me back too, its more like playing roulette, I won!

and for the next 7 years or max of 75K anything else not maintenance related is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By hondo402000
335I Convertible, Rear Head Rest Change

I have a 2007 335i convertible, I got tired of looking past those rear couch pillow head rest. So I pulled them out and made vinyl covers for the roll bars and left the head rest off
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By hondo402000
bet the valve cover gasket replacement was more...

bet the valve cover gasket replacement was more of a job than the brakes
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By hondo402000
then go to BMW dealer and have them code the car...

then go to BMW dealer and have them code the car so the fob will not open the roof so it does not happen again
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By hondo402000
if you drive that little amount why not use the...

if you drive that little amount why not use the gas the BMW requires, 91,91,91 octane or Higher?

its not like its twice the cost to fill up

its amazing on how many people on here that are so...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By hondo402000
Their was a battery cable recall going to the...

Their was a battery cable recall going to the fuse box. Was your car included in that recall? Maybe thats the issue
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 859
Posted By hondo402000
Have you read Kats sticky on keeping your top in...

Have you read Kats sticky on keeping your top in shape? my car as a drip that started and I just keep using gummy pfledge on the seals and dupont Kyrtox, seems tp help, Grease the up and maybe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 02:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 859
Posted By hondo402000
these cars have had issues with the ABS module...

these cars have had issues with the ABS module and SAS( steering angle sensor) as mine was replaced(2007-335i) but how would you go about getting it replaced(just in case) if it does not throw...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By hondo402000
maybe 200 dollars in parts?

maybe 200 dollars in parts?
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