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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Just let the dealer fix it if you have CPO, but...

Just let the dealer fix it if you have CPO, but it sure sounds like the ESS which apparently quite commonly fails.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Sounds like you have a failed eccentric shaft...

Sounds like you have a failed eccentric shaft sensor. The valve cover has to come off for replacement. A great video if you want to DIY

https://youtu.be/dV6slQsuZwk
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 585
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Your engine must not have valvetronic. Time to...

Your engine must not have valvetronic. Time to look for other causes. Bad gas, dirty fuel filter, leaky injectors, etc.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-12-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 585
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
You can't actually take the sensor out unless you...

You can't actually take the sensor out unless you remove the valve cover. You can clean the contacts where the harness connects to the sensor with electrical contact cleaner or MAF sensor cleaner.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-12-2016, 04:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 585
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
The eccentric shaft sensor adjusts the...

The eccentric shaft sensor adjusts the valvetronic to keep your idle stable. At least on the n52 engine (aka 328), the eccentric shaft sensor can internally leak oil into it and causes unstable idle...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2016, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
It's possible that it's barely seeping oil. Just...

It's possible that it's barely seeping oil. Just a little makes a mess, and it won't show your oil level dropping at all.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Just went through something similar with my 2011...

Just went through something similar with my 2011 328i. Limp mode after cold start with A/C on. Once I got it running the car would run fine until another cold start.

Had multiple codes for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Keep in mind, that I searched for it as a 2011...

Keep in mind, that I searched for it as a 2011 328i. Not sure if your particular model should have had them!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
If you're talking about the sleeve that inserts...

If you're talking about the sleeve that inserts into the spark plug well, then the part number is 11127575422....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 04:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Are you talking about the spark plug well silver...

Are you talking about the spark plug well silver chrome sleeves? You can reuse them.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Just install it. If it doesn't want to seat, turn...

Just install it. If it doesn't want to seat, turn the hex on the end clockwise until it seats and you can bolt it in. Then without starting the engine (foot off of the brake) turn the ignition on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
18ft-lb

18ft-lb
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,947
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
What ended up being your issues? I'm getting...

What ended up being your issues? I'm getting similar codes on my 328i
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-18-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Keep in mind that many of us, me included, were...

Keep in mind that many of us, me included, were able to buy the X5 1.5 years ago below invoice price. Now they must be selling well below invoice.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Without codes, it's impossible to know what's...

Without codes, it's impossible to know what's wrong with the car.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-28-2016, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,454
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Looks massive!

Looks massive!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-10-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
I believe they are installed with a push pin that...

I believe they are installed with a push pin that goes in the hole in the center of the jack points. Just push the piece that sticks out into the underside of the X5 and then push the pin in the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-04-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,852
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Has anyone tried the Nitto Motivo all season 20"...

Has anyone tried the Nitto Motivo all season 20" tires? I had the same bad experience with the Contis on my e70. Ended up returning two sets due to vibrations.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-18-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
As the water was outside of the plugs, I think...

As the water was outside of the plugs, I think your instinct is correct about the car wash. Just make sure your rubber hood seals look good and make sure that you don't see any water dripping onto...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-04-2016, 05:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,907
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
Which engine?

Which engine?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
I ordered my coils for an n52 from FCP: Bosch...

I ordered my coils for an n52 from FCP: Bosch 0221504470, and I ordered my plugs on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00TTH05W8?psc=1&redirect=true&ref_=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=886366
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-14-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
I think your girlfriend just posted too!:rofl:

I think your girlfriend just posted too!:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-14-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,176
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
: popcorn:

: popcorn:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-03-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 886
Posted By tony(topaz,SMG)
coils

coils
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