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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-04-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,936
Posted By d geek
This is a good discussion. Please keep it on...

This is a good discussion. Please keep it on point and leave the personal insults out of it. I've deleted or edited out the bickering posts.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-17-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,325
Posted By d geek
Very cool :thumbup:

Very cool :thumbup:
Forum: General BMW Questions 09-04-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 696
Posted By d geek
here's another thread on the same subject: ...

here's another thread on the same subject:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=708258
Forum: General BMW Questions 09-04-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 696
Posted By d geek
Torque has much impact on acceleration. Although...

Torque has much impact on acceleration. Although the 0-60 times tell one story, that initial push off the line is what most folks notice.
Drive it and you'll see what I mean.
Forum: General BMW Questions 09-04-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 696
Posted By d geek
The diesel makes 413 lb-ft of torque. Drive...

The diesel makes 413 lb-ft of torque.
Drive both diesel & gas in the conditions in which you will operate and decide which one works best for you. If you do a considerable amount of highway driving,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 619
Posted By d geek
Yes. I didn't mean to imply that it wasn't. I...

Yes. I didn't mean to imply that it wasn't. I thought you were claiming that it was THE correct oil. My mistake. Good luck!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 619
Posted By d geek
This is incorrect ;) The correct oil for your...

This is incorrect ;)
The correct oil for your 335d is one that meets BMW spec LL04. This can be found in some Walmarts and local autoparts stores in the form of Valvoline MST 5W40. There are a few...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-02-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By d geek
Welcome!!! I had the pleasure of visiting your...

Welcome!!! I had the pleasure of visiting your beautiful (but COLD) city last January.
:thumbup:
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 08-18-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,409
Posted By d geek
Might have more interest in this topic on the...

Might have more interest in this topic on the diesel sub-forum
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-14-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 753
Posted By d geek
Thanks for the update. Please keep us posted on...

Thanks for the update. Please keep us posted on further progress.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-04-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 753
Posted By d geek
Are you using any biodiesel content?

Are you using any biodiesel content?
Forum: Off-Topic 07-27-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,847
Posted By d geek
After he shot the man, the shooter ordered the...

After he shot the man, the shooter ordered the dead man's wife, daughter and grandchild out of the car by gunpoint. No matter what happens with shooting, he will likely be convicted of this.

The...
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 846
Posted By d geek
Summer Holiday time in Europe. Probably skeleton...

Summer Holiday time in Europe. Probably skeleton crew staffing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,239
Posted By d geek
You add your questions to the existing thread...

You add your questions to the existing thread here. Maybe the mod will move yours over.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=854728
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,212
Posted By d geek
Do you have an actual bulletin or not? :dunno:

Do you have an actual bulletin or not? :dunno:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,212
Posted By d geek
bballfreak- Are you in possession of an actual...

bballfreak- Are you in possession of an actual TSB? Can you post a copy of it? Thanks.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,494
Posted By d geek
Yes. Diesel requires a lubricity additive at a...

Yes. Diesel requires a lubricity additive at a minimum. This can't be added before the fuel enters the pipeline and therefore must be added at the distribution terminal. Other additives are also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,496
Posted By d geek
I think if it was the switch then it wouldn't...

I think if it was the switch then it wouldn't just flicker at idle. But you're right, a pressure test can't hurt.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,496
Posted By d geek
Right, so at low rpm you are losing pressure. The...

Right, so at low rpm you are losing pressure. The pump is dying. Take action now. Good luck!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,496
Posted By d geek
oil pump is losing pressure or pressure sensor is...

oil pump is losing pressure or pressure sensor is faulty. Since it only happens at idle I'd suspect the pump is on its way out (or possibly the oil drive chain is stretched?)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,494
Posted By d geek
I think this is incorrect. My understanding is...

I think this is incorrect. My understanding is that some retailers have their own specific additives mixed in at the distribution terminal loading rack, in addition to the lubricity additives that...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,494
Posted By d geek
The Top Tier designation only applies to...

The Top Tier designation only applies to gasoline.
Of the 2 choices you listed, I'd go with the one that is used more often.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-14-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,316
Posted By d geek
While I don't think you'd regret either one, if...

While I don't think you'd regret either one, if you really can't feel any difference in the way they perform then why not go with the one that costs less overall?
1) What are they asking for each? ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-06-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,238
Posted By d geek
Thanks for sharing that. It looks like a thorough...

Thanks for sharing that. It looks like a thorough discussion on the topic.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By d geek
Pentosin can be found in NAPA and in many...

Pentosin can be found in NAPA and in many Autozones and Advance Auto Parts
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