Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 228
Search took 1.04 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: 4Bimmers
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By 4Bimmers
Never heard that but why did they not open the...

Never heard that but why did they not open the door or trunk remotely?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-18-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 738
Posted By 4Bimmers
Well I'm getting 0.6 mpg. Oops it was on the...

Well I'm getting 0.6 mpg. Oops it was on the boat.

Anyway all questions can be stupid for someone, but obviously regarded important by the one asking. If you can't be of help to him then say so. ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-12-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By 4Bimmers
I have one 2001 3.0 , 54k miles garaged, sterling...

I have one 2001 3.0 , 54k miles garaged, sterling silver, beige interior, black top, weekend car, great shape, $12,500.
In Atlanta Ga.

H
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-09-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,868
Posted By 4Bimmers
Reviving an old thread. I accidentally touched...

Reviving an old thread.
I accidentally touched the mirror after owning the car 10 years, it was hot and 80F outside.
Learned here the heat is always on and I did not even know they were heated.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-08-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,444
Posted By 4Bimmers
5 11 and 180 lbs . Seats are fantastic and...

5 11 and 180 lbs . Seats are fantastic and adjustment to get right distance to pedals work well, a little too far from steering wheel but ok.
Raise front end of seat adjust wheel and backrest....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By 4Bimmers
They only needed 2 days to come back in my case....

They only needed 2 days to come back in my case. First all built up colony around passenger door, outside seal. Cleaned out and 2 days later same on driver side.
Took car to car wash for proper...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By 4Bimmers
Ha, Interesting that I encountered same issue...

Ha,
Interesting that I encountered same issue with 14mm hex on my BMW cruiser transmission. Same recipe, get a hex key, cut it and extend with 14 mm socket. Use stubby socket hex with fixed wrench...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By 4Bimmers
On my jeep I was battling the same phenomenon for...

On my jeep I was battling the same phenomenon for a while. End result was after replacing thermostat and hoses that the radiator cap was faulty.since the BMW doesn't have a radiator cap there must be...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 630
Posted By 4Bimmers
My 2001 Z3 3.0 with 53k most is closer in Atlanta...

My 2001 Z3 3.0 with 53k most is closer in Atlanta if u r interested.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By 4Bimmers
A nice warm garage is the right treatment for the...

A nice warm garage is the right treatment for the car.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-01-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By 4Bimmers
Ok had them replace the right front rim and check...

Ok had them replace the right front rim and check alignment. Did remove the vibes and the alignment was pretty much right.
So now I have one slightly out of round, maybe. Need to check if I can get...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,532
Posted By 4Bimmers
Ferrari obviously also clearly shuns kn cause maf...

Ferrari obviously also clearly shuns kn cause maf gets destroyed by oil.
Pure paper is still good and if it does not turn dark it's not working. I've had so many oil changes done on my jeep and the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By 4Bimmers
Low coolant

Is it common in 335 to lose coolant over 9000 miles?
Not happened with any of the other cars prior and current.
Oil they claimed a quart in 750 miles is still within BMW tolerances. Sounds a little...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By 4Bimmers
Ok, Verdict from dealer all wheels out of...

Ok,
Verdict from dealer all wheels out of round, after hitting one 2in dent not even hole with right front. Hard to believe its true. Wanted to swap all for 2,200 bucks.
I am getting one new wheel...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-07-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 603
Posted By 4Bimmers
No smoke without fire, or high risk for it. Why...

No smoke without fire, or high risk for it. Why did they do what they did? Did they see some evidence of it being the cause of the smell?
I had some hint of this but it went away and was never...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By 4Bimmers
Is it like skipping a cog in the diff? I have...

Is it like skipping a cog in the diff?
I have had this symptom with the tranny especially when accelerating on a jeep however.
Other thought would be the rear diff axle assembly somehow rotating...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-29-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By 4Bimmers
I had the wheel checked at tire place and that is...

I had the wheel checked at tire place and that is where the balance was ok but it seemed like a little out of round. Don't know if it sls tire or wheel though, if that would be the case.
It seems...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By 4Bimmers
Unhappy 2in pothole

I hit a 2 in deep pothole and the car slammed, sounded like it would have bottomed out. 8ooo miles on it and speed around 65mph on Interstate.
After this I got a slight vibration at speeds from low...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By 4Bimmers
The compressor should be running when you test...

The compressor should be running when you test the pressure. I just used one of the cans with gauge on my jeep and it read high when not running but as soon as compressor was running (I put jumper...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,213
Posted By 4Bimmers
Self import a M5 wagon from Europe. They even...

Self import a M5 wagon from Europe. They even have a 550Diesel wagon with all M stuff.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,201
Posted By 4Bimmers
In this case it was a Mercedes 280SL pagoda. Ie...

In this case it was a Mercedes 280SL pagoda. Ie 196x so quite old. The top was down in a dry garage for some 5 years under the hard top.
The climate is critical and the window is vulnerable. I have...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By 4Bimmers
I wish you all the best and your wife to maintain...

I wish you all the best and your wife to maintain her strong will and come clean.
We went through this some 10 years back and are so far ok. I have claimed misdiagnose and over cautious diagnose but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By 4Bimmers
Test drive them to see if they are as nice as u...

Test drive them to see if they are as nice as u think. Fuel mileage comes at a price. Stop engine at every corner, 4 cyl with turbo, not same torquey feel. Etc.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By 4Bimmers
I've been using Bimmers they have two shops. One...

I've been using Bimmers they have two shops. One in Roswell and one in Kennesaw.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By 4Bimmers
Look in communications.

Look in communications.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 228

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms