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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2017, 02:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 372
Posted By 08 335Ci
I had an instructor who's favorite quote was :...

I had an instructor who's favorite quote was : "Google is your friend."
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2017, 02:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By 08 335Ci
Never trust any one with a 'little tree' hanging...

Never trust any one with a 'little tree' hanging from the mirror.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By 08 335Ci
At one time you had 3, maybe 4 components in the...

At one time you had 3, maybe 4 components in the charging system, alternator, regulator, battery and belt. Those days are LONG gone. The power management system on these cars are amazingly complex.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 291
Posted By 08 335Ci
Buy CPO, Certified Pre Owned. And try to find one...

Buy CPO, Certified Pre Owned. And try to find one with M sport suspension.

BMW's website has a 'locator' function to help you find what you want.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By 08 335Ci
Check your charging system (power management...

Check your charging system (power management system). Your DME may be 'shedding load' because of the high current draw.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-16-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By 08 335Ci
The 'power management' system on your bimmer is...

The 'power management' system on your bimmer is quite involved. What you're describing is 'load shedding', the DME's attempt to keep the car running until you can get it serviced.

Disconnecting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2017, 04:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By 08 335Ci
I'd be more worried about the cats and O2...

I'd be more worried about the cats and O2 sensors. That much fuel in the exhaust will cause problems.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 557
Posted By 08 335Ci
Check out Burger Motor Sports....

Check out Burger Motor Sports. (http://www.burgertuning.com/intakes.html) The CPE's are well made and fit exactly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-09-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 393
Posted By 08 335Ci
A smurf caught under the gas pedal?

A smurf caught under the gas pedal?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-04-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By 08 335Ci
Trade it in for a RWD 335 with M sport suspension.

Trade it in for a RWD 335 with M sport suspension.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By 08 335Ci
1st thing is clean up that coolant. Get some...

1st thing is clean up that coolant. Get some Brake Kleen or other solvent and clean the pulleys and belt. You might have got some of that stuff on the alternator brushes too. It's easy to get to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 213
Posted By 08 335Ci
The 13B's were the largest of the rotaries and...

The 13B's were the largest of the rotaries and would do 28,000 rpm (as told to me by a Mazda tech rep) down the back stretch of Daytona. And at high RPM's the turbo'ed engines become much more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By 08 335Ci
+1 I'm running 265/40-18's on the back of my...

+1

I'm running 265/40-18's on the back of my E92 .... no rolls, no problems.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2017, 06:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By 08 335Ci
Broke?

Broke?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-27-2017, 06:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 491
Posted By 08 335Ci
JB Weld is great stuff ... if you know how to use...

JB Weld is great stuff ... if you know how to use it. I've fixed air conditioning parts, plastic radiator tanks, oil pans and more. The trick is getting everything CLEAN.

I'd start by using red...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By 08 335Ci
I'm going to guess you have a communication...

I'm going to guess you have a communication problem somewhere on the bus. Something like a popped connector, broken circuit board but this is only a guess. Best course of action is to get a system...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By 08 335Ci
The big question is, how many miles on the plugs?...

The big question is, how many miles on the plugs? Over 50K, might as well trade 'em in. Coils, I'd wait till after the plugs (if needed) and 2 tanks of Techron. It's best to go cheap (EASY) to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By 08 335Ci
I'd start with a tankful of top tier gas and a...

I'd start with a tankful of top tier gas and a bottle of Techron, repeat.

Is it a N54/55 Engine?

My wife was doing the same thing, dumping whatever was convenient into the tank of her Toyota. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 583
Posted By 08 335Ci
Just what the BMW community needs, another 'kid'...

Just what the BMW community needs, another 'kid' trying to turn a German machine into another Japanese boom box.

Have you installed the prerequisite ground lighting and light up valve stem caps?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By 08 335Ci
There are a lot of good posts here about aligning...

There are a lot of good posts here about aligning the adaptive headlights on these cars. Just do a search.

You'll need a long 4mm hex wrench, a flat wall about 25 ft. distance and some patience.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 693
Posted By 08 335Ci
Questions like this make me wonder why I bother...

Questions like this make me wonder why I bother to come here anymore.

I'm sure there must be a u boob video somewhere.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2017, 05:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By 08 335Ci
The fan sits behind the 'fuse box' (front power...

The fan sits behind the 'fuse box' (front power distribution panel) and with some effort, you can reach up and feel for the warm air. You can also get to the power connector and apply power to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 557
Posted By 08 335Ci
I got a painted metal RONDEL from Turner...

I got a painted metal RONDEL from Turner Motorsports, I think it was around $30.

The RONDEL is also glued in place. Use a heat gun to get the RONDEL pretty warm to the touch before trying to pry...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By 08 335Ci
Do yourself a favor and check your DME cooling...

Do yourself a favor and check your DME cooling fan. When mine failed, the car started throwing codes like you wouldn't believe, including a 80mph downshift to 3rd gear. AutoEnginuity's software...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2017, 07:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By 08 335Ci
'New' batteries do go bad. That's why they come...

'New' batteries do go bad. That's why they come with a pro rated warranty.

Disconnect the battery, give it a full charge and have the power management system checked.
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