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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Robin128
May not be model relevant but very informative. ...

May not be model relevant but very informative.

Oil level

http://youtu.be/AZcScYeaN_g

Oil pressure

http://youtu.be/MZFXQMldUSE
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Robin128
Doesn't sound major then. I had a spurious...

Doesn't sound major then.

I had a spurious level warning last year asking for a litre of oil.

That got me worrying as mine had only done about 55,000m.

Next day it was reading ok. Put it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Robin128
It doesn't look like the vehicle is high mileage...

It doesn't look like the vehicle is high mileage and note that it's oil pressure not level that's the problem. Of course fdriller is right and believe he's a skilled engineer. If level is down, pump...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By Robin128
5 more years cover for $1,000. ;)

5 more years cover for $1,000.

;)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By Robin128
Home made...

Home made...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By Robin128
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-TIS-OEM-Dealer-Worksho...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-TIS-OEM-Dealer-Workshop-Software-Repair-Manual-Guide-Program-4-in-1-on-DVD/221825110865?_trksid=p2047675.c100011.m1850&_trkparms=aid%3D222007%26algo%3DSIC.MBE%26ao%3D1%26as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 05:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By Robin128
Wot 08 335Ci said. Redheads, so long as...

Wot 08 335Ci said.

Redheads, so long as collars and cuffs match.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By Robin128
If serpentine belt is original just do it...and...

If serpentine belt is original just do it...and the pullies and of course the tensioner? There's more room I think in yours than mine. It still should be done...ball ache if it goes.

Plugs, yes.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 04:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 147
Posted By Robin128
0029f2

After all the crap about getting my turbos serviced and then the surprise I got when the oil and coolant levels had not been topped up, I thought I'd double check levels and run diagnostics with my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Robin128
You've got pm on here...you are asking for...

You've got pm on here...you are asking for unsolicited calls.
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 420
Posted By Robin128
My son is still ripping the proverbial out of us...

My son is still ripping the proverbial out of us 'cos I've just installed a 7.1 ATMOS system...with everything connected...Satellite, terrestrial, web, iPads, Androids, Blu-Ray,..and still counting....
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By Robin128
Tech dummies

I dare say a few of us have been thru broadband service provider changes.

I'm half way to getting fibre with my new provider and of course have a new hub.

You wouldn't believe it I've got 10...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 571
Posted By Robin128
Bro just fell for w10 only to find out he had to...

Bro just fell for w10 only to find out he had to pay again for the Office suites he's used on W7, xp, W3.10 etc etc.

But he reckons this provides all he needs...

https://www.libreoffice.org
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Robin128
No. There are mileage reminders set by the...

No.

There are mileage reminders set by the last garage. Notably for oil change and brakes checking.

You have to follow the service schedules as previously advised.

Let's split service from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By Robin128
Get the sensor changed...it's not a big job. ...

Get the sensor changed...it's not a big job.

http://youtu.be/uqBmVzfsM08
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 684
Posted By Robin128
I can remember putting my old mini1000 in for an...

I can remember putting my old mini1000 in for an mot for it to fail because there was suddenly a straight screw driver slot in the boot of a cvj.

But I do have a local Indy that loves to be paid...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By Robin128
:rofl: Best one I've heard of is someone...

:rofl:

Best one I've heard of is someone refilling with oil before drain plug replaced.

:cry:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Robin128
I've only done 60,000m and seriously considering...

I've only done 60,000m and seriously considering replacing the pump and 'stat this year.

:dunno::thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By Robin128
And welcome to the forum! :rofl:

And welcome to the forum!

:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By Robin128
Keep at it cjhoward...you may lose your knuckles...

Keep at it cjhoward...you may lose your knuckles and get rattled but you will be satisfied you saved some bucks and know job done right.

:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 929
Posted By Robin128
Bonkers...IMHO. You're health, work quality...

Bonkers...IMHO.

You're health, work quality and girl would go.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 10:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 607
Posted By Robin128
re op ... BMW warranty fine print...mentions...

re op ... BMW warranty fine print...mentions 100,000m, exceptions...not covering parts deemed to have worn out or if servicing not evidenced as meeting minimum BMW standards.

Hmmm you're a bit...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 10:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,876
Posted By Robin128
There are so many anecdotes about jack...

There are so many anecdotes about jack failures...glad you're safe.

Rule of thumb is 'belt and braces'. When the wheels have to come off, always slide that wheel under the car until replacing. Use...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By Robin128
Examine the service record. Determine who...

Examine the service record.

Determine who carried out each service and when (miles) and compare to BMW minimum schedule.

Determine what maintenance and accident repair has been done and by...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-02-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By Robin128
Sell it privately for cash...you know, the...

Sell it privately for cash...you know, the folding non counterfeit variety...definitely no cheques...even bank drafts can be stopped. You bank the cash. Beware 'Nigerian fraud'.

Buyer signs...
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