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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Today, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By Jat007
Hey Supercourse, Yes, these were made in Jan...

Hey Supercourse,

Yes, these were made in Jan 2015 of this year.

Thanks,

Jay
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By Jat007
Bremi vs Bosch Ignition Coils ???

Greetings,

My original ignition coils in my 2004 X3 2.5 are stamped with Bosch. However, a friend of mine recently bought a set of Bremi Coils for his 2005 X3.. He recently sold the X3 and never...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,687
Posted By Jat007
I got mine done for $100 bucks at the BMW...

I got mine done for $100 bucks at the BMW dealership 8 miles from my house. The closer BMW dealership wanted $200..
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By Jat007
I will be doing the Differential fluid coming...

I will be doing the Differential fluid coming this summer as well. I know you guys mentioned Redline and Royal Purple Fluid. I personally had used Redline product before... What would you guys...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 26
Mpg
Views: 655
Posted By Jat007
87 octane for regular unleaded gas.

87 octane for regular unleaded gas.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By Jat007
Spark Plugs and Ignition Coils

Hi guys,

Say, are you guys buying oem spark plugs for your X3 or buying non-labeled BMW plugs such as NGK or Bosch? Last time, I bought the NGK's (BKR6EQUP) brand that everyone been raving about,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 26
Mpg
Views: 655
Posted By Jat007
My 2004 X3 w/2.5 motor been getting 15.1 MPG with...

My 2004 X3 w/2.5 motor been getting 15.1 MPG with winter blend gas.. I think they just switched over to summer blend now.. I been using regular unleaded gas in my 04, but from top tier gas station...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Jat007
mostly black

mostly black
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Jat007
The bone yards around here doesn't have anything...

The bone yards around here doesn't have anything that new. What did you used to clean up the valve cover with? I would love you get a spare Disa valve. Want make extra cash? I will buy the Disa...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Jat007
I talked to the headwerks machine shop locally.....

I talked to the headwerks machine shop locally.. The guy there told me told to touch it and do not disturb it!! He said, to put in back on and drive it. This is a classic case where the PO went to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Jat007
How to clean oil sludge under the valve cover??

Hi Guys,

I thought I would get ambitious and replace the valve cover gasket on my 04' X3 2.5 today.

Anyways, I cleaned up the valve cover but I noticed quite a bit of engine sludge underneath...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By Jat007
Leathers - Holding a lot of fluid is not good......

Leathers - Holding a lot of fluid is not good... What do you do when you have left over fluid? You don't want to pour it back into another container risking contamination. Also, you don't want to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By Jat007
Or this one instead... ...

Or this one instead...
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Laser-4385-Multi-Purpose-Mini-Pump-Brake-Fluid-Gearbox-/160582198074?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_3&hash=item256371e33a
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By Jat007
I am too lazy to pump... I was thinking of buy...

I am too lazy to pump... I was thinking of buy this one off Fleasbay....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-28-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
Rogerthat - Flat bunge usually equipped with the...

Rogerthat - Flat bunge usually equipped with the hook at the end of the bunge cord, doesn't it? If that's the case, what do you do with the end hooks or how do you work with that?

Thanks,

Jay
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-26-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
Thank you!!

Thank you!!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-25-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
I forgot to ask... do you do this on both sides...

I forgot to ask... do you do this on both sides of the bow of just the 1 side as you've it on the diagram? As for the tension, how do you adjust that or what is the best practice to adjust the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-25-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
That's excellent info dc_wright!! Thanks so...

That's excellent info dc_wright!! Thanks so much!!

Jay
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-24-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
dc_wright - Do you just tied a knot at the end of...

dc_wright - Do you just tied a knot at the end of the tubing then? I am planning on do the quick fix either by the latex tubing or the Velstraps by Velcro. I am planning on doing this fix under the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-24-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
dc_wright - Where do you buy the latex tubing? ...

dc_wright - Where do you buy the latex tubing?

thank you dc_wright as always!!

Jay
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-24-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 118
Posted By Jat007
Outer Tie Rod Ends

Hi Guys,

When you do your outer tie rod end, do you buy just the tie rod or the tie rod assembly? The price between the tie rod vs tie rod assembly is a tad more... I just don't want more work...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-23-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Jat007
DMWAMSJ - Did you replaced the straps yourself or...

DMWAMSJ - Did you replaced the straps yourself or had a shop do the work? Where did you buy the straps and how much if you did it yourself? I need new straps on y 97' 328ic, but not sure if I can...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-18-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By Jat007
Thanks... I went to the local BMW dealership at...

Thanks... I went to the local BMW dealership at lunch time today and picked up a Camshaft Position Sensor for $101 (list price is $126.00)...

I will be installing it in the next couple of days or...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-17-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By Jat007
How difficult would it be to replace this...

How difficult would it be to replace this camshaft sensor?

Thank you,

Jay
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-17-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By Jat007
Crankshaft vs Camshaft Position Sensor

Hello,

My Peake scanner displayed code 41 after I had scanned it because I smell unburnt gas during morning starts. According the the chart, code 41 in table 11 is Camshaft sensor. I went on...
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