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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,177
Posted By aleks001
Mine burns a quart every 2,000Miles. I have owned...

Mine burns a quart every 2,000Miles. I have owned the car since it had 60K now has about 110K and burns the same amount. 1 qt/2-3 miles i what I see most people have regardless of age, abuse etc or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,177
Posted By aleks001
"The companies should be willing to step up and...

"The companies should be willing to step up and take responsibility for their products," said Mark Rechtin, the magazine's cars content team leader.

Yeah good luck with that, and yeah mine burns...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-18-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By aleks001
You might have the old problem of collapsed oil...

You might have the old problem of collapsed oil filter. A couple of people have had this issue.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UsUEzY86Ha0
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By aleks001
Maybe your engine mounts are bad.

Maybe your engine mounts are bad.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 654
Posted By aleks001
I'm not sure either lol I'm not really...

I'm not sure either lol I'm not really knowledgable on how it works, but I followed the instructions when I did mine, so I don't know if you didn't do it what needs to happen when you re-install. At...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-15-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 654
Posted By aleks001
I hope you had a look at the correct way to...

I hope you had a look at the correct way to remove/install the valvetronic motor, otherwise you could have some serious issues.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-14-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 243
Posted By aleks001
Interesting reply from Mobil Technical assistance about oil consumption.

As some of you know I have a E90 325i N52 with some oil consumption about 1L/4000Km's. I know purely on threads there are a tone of people who's BMW's also burn oil. I asked mobil about switching to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-25-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,110
Posted By aleks001
Thanks for replying. It is good for the community...

Thanks for replying. It is good for the community to have these answers when people come to these threads. I understand your not checking these jobs are very painful. The reason I mentioned it is as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By aleks001
I installed the Valve cover gasket nothing was...

I installed the Valve cover gasket nothing was pinched, gaskets are fine and car was burning the same amount of oil before and after the gasket replacement.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By aleks001
No leaks. Valve cover was recently replaced. I do...

No leaks. Valve cover was recently replaced. I do have some oil on my spark plugs though, which explains the oil consumption it is definitely getting burnt in the combustion chamber, how it is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By aleks001
I didn't really test it. I'm assuming its ok...

I didn't really test it. I'm assuming its ok since there is only a slight oily film in the manifold. I also don't have high suction on the oil cap that is apparently a typical sine and there are no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By aleks001
E90 N52 CCV is fine, which means what for oil burning ?

So On the weekend I took out my DISA flappy thing and it was intact and stuck open like it should be. As some of you might know I'm burning about 1L/4000km's so about 1L/2000 miles. I was suspecting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Here are the results after two weeks of driving,...

Here are the results after two weeks of driving, basically after a tank and a half worth of fuel. I'll leave you to make up your own mind but here is my conclusion.

1. Yes the fuel injector...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Man we don't get those awesome 2 door accords in...

Man we don't get those awesome 2 door accords in Aus which is such a shame to. Also I never buy new cars so it will take a while for that to get into a price bracket i like :P
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Whatever it will be it wont be a BMW.

Whatever it will be it wont be a BMW.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
That's the only one I've seen that specifically...

That's the only one I've seen that specifically said it had PEA in it however when I looked in the MSDS I couldnt find it anywhere, but I'm sure it is in there, how much I don't know.

I've tried...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
There's no techron products down here, I'm sure...

There's no techron products down here, I'm sure they are re-branded as something else though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.

Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
I have, but more importantly I had the valve...

I have, but more importantly I had the valve cover off about 6 months ago for the VCG. It's super clean in there no sludge whatsoever. There is no smoke whatsoever from the car and I cant be bothered...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the...

No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the most disappointing car I've ever had and that comes from someone who owned an alfa romeo. I have really regretted changing from my Mercedes and I had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
The previous owner said the dealer changed the...

The previous owner said the dealer changed the plugs when i bought the car but i seriously doubt it. I will change them asap.

Im using bp 98 here in australia its like your top tier gas over...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around...

Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around town which is majority od my driving i get around 23-28mpg.

I dont have the tools for compression testing and i doubt its an issue car drives...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos...

Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos solenoids and i finally replaced those today i gave up cleaning them and i doubt they could cause this though.

Also no smoke from the exhaust.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,421
Posted By aleks001
Arrow N52 Carbon on cylinders +oil on spark plugs+ Does fuel injector cleaner work test!!!

Hi Everyone,

So heres my car details:

2006 E90 325i 110000miles./176000km's.
OIl changes: Up to about 60K/100Km's per bmw service 15K/2years (Previous owner)
After 60K till now oil changes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By aleks001
No worries, good luck :)

No worries, good luck :)
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