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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By FormerRotor
Just saw them on gray and they look great. Sold...

Just saw them on gray and they look great. Sold to the man with the diesel! Good meeting you, my friend.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By FormerRotor
Local sale pending.

Local sale pending.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By FormerRotor
Congrats! I love the diesel. We're moving...

Congrats! I love the diesel. We're moving tomorrow, but your welcome to check them out today if you can make it. I'll even mount then on the 5 for you as I'm cleaning out the garage as I type. Send a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2016, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By FormerRotor
Morning, all. Current location in Clarksburg, MD....

Morning, all. Current location in Clarksburg, MD. Will try to post pics this AM (deep in the moving process).

Edit: PM AN ENAIL OR CELL FOR PICS.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By FormerRotor
For Sale: Style 214 Gloss Black Y-Spoke Wheels

THESE ARE NOW SOLD.

Alas, we've sold our e70 :bawling:, and have a few remaining items in the garage. We have a set of 20" Style 214 reps in gloss black (like those below) with fully operable...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-08-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 128,369
Posted By FormerRotor
Great looking car; I'm really liking the color...

Great looking car; I'm really liking the color combo, BUT there's no way that you look as cool as your kid when driving it. :bigpimp:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-14-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 128,369
Posted By FormerRotor
Ooo, I want to play... ...

Ooo, I want to play...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=7991&pictureid=45852

http://www.e90post.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=9547&pictureid=49194
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-04-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 35,303
Posted By FormerRotor
Wink When using a chip like the JBD, you are tricking...

When using a chip like the JBD, you are tricking the ECU into doing things by feeding it false information. An actual retune like RENNtech, MegaSpeed, Evolve, etc, retrains the ECU to act...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,174
Posted By FormerRotor
Good knowledge.:thumbup: I kind of figured...

Good knowledge.:thumbup:

I kind of figured the full disassembly wasn't required once I saw what the issue was, but (having never dealt with the light internals before) I thought I would make it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,174
Posted By FormerRotor
Pics added, brother. Good Luck!

Pics added, brother. Good Luck!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,174
Posted By FormerRotor
Standard Disclaimer: You should not do anything...

Standard Disclaimer: You should not do anything listed below. Vehicle damage or bodily harm may result. Any attempt to replicate the work which was performed below will constitute an agreement to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-03-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,174
Posted By FormerRotor
@FDriller9 / @spankey, Let me know how this turns...

@FDriller9 / @spankey, Let me know how this turns out. I've never poked around in these headlights before, but I'll be exploring today to see what I can figure out.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,174
Posted By FormerRotor
im having the same issue. were you able to...

im having the same issue. were you able to figure this out?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,419
Posted By FormerRotor
Frankly, you'll probably run into stuff like this...

Frankly, you'll probably run into stuff like this at any dealer. I'd pick a pony (dealership and Service Advisor-wise), and start focusing on forging relationships there and training your Service...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2013, 04:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,419
Posted By FormerRotor
Very common issue, my friend. Their service...

Very common issue, my friend. Their service recommendations cover these items, but they get into a "if its not in the computer it doesn't exist" mentality.

Unfortunately this is why you have to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,419
Posted By FormerRotor
For the reference of non-diesel drivers, out...

For the reference of non-diesel drivers, out filter looks like this...
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w3/Kamando980/B1C14AA2-B663-4758-A090-7E195AD50438-3919-000003EDF9F5C412.jpg



The...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,419
Posted By FormerRotor
Until it was recently relabelled, the part for...

Until it was recently relabelled, the part for the engine air filter element on the 335d was something like "suction element/silencer". It has since been rebranded "air filter element" this may be...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-27-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,184
Posted By FormerRotor
No one else responded, so I will make it...

No one else responded, so I will make it easy...yes you should buy it.

Remember forum rants do not demonstrate real world reliability. Dedicate yourself to proper maintenance (incl. walnut...
Forum: Mid Atlantic Region - DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV 07-26-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,786
Posted By FormerRotor
If your willing to drive, EuroPros in...

If your willing to drive, EuroPros in Gaithersburg, MD does excellent work.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,514
Posted By FormerRotor
Honestly, I'd think you would be find with a...

Honestly, I'd think you would be find with a blend at a reputable shop if that were all you were doing. Or you could roll with painted plugs. I was having some custom work done anyway (molding a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-20-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,514
Posted By FormerRotor
Why would one want a front plate? I just had my...

Why would one want a front plate? I just had my bumper painted up and the main reason was to properly rid myself of the FOUR holes the previous owner/dealer put into it for plate mounting. Tow hook...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-24-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By FormerRotor
That's quite the sweeping generalization. Weight...

That's quite the sweeping generalization. Weight is relative to your existing wheels. And (other than weight) stopping power/handling is all dependent on the tires & profile you are using. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-24-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By FormerRotor
I think you'll be fine with most springs and...

I think you'll be fine with most springs and those offsets/widths...maybe a tiny roll in the back if you are LCI.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,048
Posted By FormerRotor
Check your allignment, amigo (or your trigger...

Check your allignment, amigo (or your trigger foot :D). I ran the 35 or so listed above on the Michelin PS2 and still have 4/32 on the rears

Btw, Krish, others may disagree, but I really didn't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,048
Posted By FormerRotor
My rears got to about 35-40 (tough to say b/c I...

My rears got to about 35-40 (tough to say b/c I use winters in the colder months. Fronts had some life left on them, but were replaced anyway. The wheels also needed to be replaced as they...
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