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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-23-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 855
Posted By johntube
I got a good look at an I8 while on business...

I got a good look at an I8 while on business travel in Toulouse, France in October of last year.

Really cool looking car!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-26-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
SIB 11 03 14 denotes: Recommended procedure...

SIB 11 03 14 denotes:

Recommended procedure for Manifold Cleaning:
Send the intake manifold and swirl flaps to an engine machine shop or equivalent automotive parts
repair/reconditioning (i.e.,...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-25-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
My SA said that cleaning will be competed by SIB...

My SA said that cleaning will be competed by SIB 11 03 14, this was based on reading:
T847 (FC 3FF1 DDE: Air-Mass Flow Sensor Air Mass Too Low)
I was surprised to hear that only two pictures...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-24-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
Yesterday, my SA called and informed me that my...

Yesterday, my SA called and informed me that my car will most likely be ready next week (due to Christmas). The intake has come back from the vendor and all that is left is reassembly and testing.
...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-20-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
I see you're from Southern New England. ...

I see you're from Southern New England.

My BMW Dealer has been extremely good every time I brought the car in during the 50K warranty and service period.

In 2011, I purchased my d. And...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-18-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
Called the SA today: BMW has approved and the...

Called the SA today: BMW has approved and the Grinch has commenced in taking my carbon present away.

I should have it back on 12/26.:rolleyes:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-16-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
Photos were taken and pics were sent to BMW. ...

Photos were taken and pics were sent to BMW. Waiting their approval, but SA said it's definitely CBU.
Said it should take about 2 weeks, assuming BMW will approve in the next coupe days.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-13-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,893
Posted By johntube
We all talk about our 335Ds and the CBU problems,...

We all talk about our 335Ds and the CBU problems, but when do:

Other Diesel cars typically exhibit CBU?
Diesel trucks exhibit CBU?
Gas vehicles exhibit CBU?


What is the industry average...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-13-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
I have the 100k/6 yr warranty from BMW. I can't...

I have the 100k/6 yr warranty from BMW. I can't remember if it was Gold or Platinum, but it covers everything (with many exceptions) except electronics.
I've read quite a bit about CBU on our...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-11-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,887
Posted By johntube
Looks like I'm getting carbon for Christmas

Engine Service soon light was on, second time in 6 months so I decided to drop off my car.

Me: "Dear SA, what is wrong with my 335d"
SA: "We looked at the codes and will need to remove the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-25-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By johntube
Thanks Fred. Did you order the 335i mats...

Thanks Fred.

Did you order the 335i mats for your d?

Thanks again..........
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-24-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By johntube
Lloyd Car Mats

Looking to purchase LLoyd Luxe or Ultimat mats for my 2011 335d. When I go to purchase using one of LLoyd's retailer's, it doesn't provide an option for the 335d.

Has anybody ordered these...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-15-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,873
Posted By johntube
Don't trust the key is great advice. So I...

Don't trust the key is great advice.

So I called my local dealer and ended up leaving a voicemail with my SA. Again, explaining that I have 49K and never had the fuel filter changed, despite...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-13-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,873
Posted By johntube
Guess I'll need to talk with another SA...... ...

Guess I'll need to talk with another SA......

I have 49K and had my 3rd service ~4K ago. A few weeks ago, I called and asked a SA why the fuel filter (and air filter) were never changed during...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-11-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,873
Posted By johntube
I have 49K on my 2011 335d and ran into the same...

I have 49K on my 2011 335d and ran into the same problem...........
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,251
Posted By johntube
Not a very good photoshop job, but funny...

Not a very good photoshop job, but funny nonetheless.......
Forum: Off-Topic 02-26-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By johntube
Sorry, I meant what artist(s) do people listen to...

Sorry, I meant what artist(s) do people listen to or are currently following?
Forum: Off-Topic 02-25-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By johntube
Music Choice

What current artist do you prefer?

My choice is local Boston-based artist:
Kerri Powers (www.kerripowers.com)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-06-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By johntube
The TC "gremlins" were back with me this evening,...

The TC "gremlins" were back with me this evening, this time while in cruise-control at 75 mph on the highway. Once the TC activates, the cruise control will disengage.:thumbdwn:

For me, the TC...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-05-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By johntube
General Altimax Artic. Today, I drove to...

General Altimax Artic.

Today, I drove to work expecting to see the traction control (TC) light blinking at me again, but needless to say, this didn't happen.

Perhaps the car began to learn the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-04-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By johntube
Winter Tires and Traction Control

Today, I put on winter wheels (225 45 17 on all corners) to replace my summer Michelin PSS’s staggered (225 40 18 front and 255 35 18 rear) setup.
I was expecting (and received) a loss of road...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-25-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,275
Posted By johntube
BMW Technologies Save us?

On my 335d, I get annoyed when I try to play the stereo when parked with the driver's door open. The car continues to beep and beep and beep. Why can't I play the stereo w/o the car trying to warn...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-10-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,052
Posted By johntube
Thanks Gary on the prompt and clear explanation.

Thanks Gary on the prompt and clear explanation.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-08-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,052
Posted By johntube
Comfort and Performance

Finally need to replace the OEM RFT on my 2011 335D (w/MSport )

Rears are currently 255/35/18 and Fronts are 225/40/18 (RFT).

Been reading about the plusses and minuses of going to:
1.) OEM...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 584
Posted By johntube
LuxAngelEyes - Customer Service

Since my 2011 335d Sedan came with Halogen (”yellow”) Angel Eyes, I used this forum to research replacement lights to match the light color of the Xenons. Based on this forum (great research by...
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