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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-15-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 922
Posted By Ml3456
Make sure the drains are clean. No amount od...

Make sure the drains are clean. No amount od Gummi will fix that. Blow some air through them or get a trombone cleaner brush to clean them. Many times this is overlooked if the top is leaking.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-15-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By Ml3456
The "Convenience Access" feature in cars with...

The "Convenience Access" feature in cars with comfort access can be coded on if you don't have a SmartTop. The latest BMW software upgrade has turned this on though. I had it coded on and it worked...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-26-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,029
Posted By Ml3456
Mine was making a fan sound but I traced it to...

Mine was making a fan sound but I traced it to under the hood. Called my service advisor and found out there is a fan on the DME to keep it cool. Its been quiet for now though.

ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-20-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 524
Posted By Ml3456
That's what I drive in Chicagoland. Winter tires...

That's what I drive in Chicagoland. Winter tires a must though. The hardtop is very nicely made, but does add some rattling to the car. Just maintain it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By Ml3456
Many places call them E sockets. ML

Many places call them E sockets.

ML
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-28-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By Ml3456
I had a squeak in the divers front door. Thought...

I had a squeak in the divers front door. Thought it was the damper for the door. Was at dealer a few times for this also. Found out the the bottom front edge of the door will run on the gray...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,287
Posted By Ml3456
The best thing I added to my 335i E93 was the...

The best thing I added to my 335i E93 was the rear sub frame bushings. Get a new shop. The indy doesn't know what he is talking about. I also added a Ohlin coilover to make the ride better, but the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By Ml3456
Are you sure it was still locked when you pressed...

Are you sure it was still locked when you pressed the button? If the door button popped up you probably unlocked the door. Try unlocking it, roll down the window and open the door from the outside....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By Ml3456
Agree the durometer doesn't change, but the M3...

Agree the durometer doesn't change, but the M3 bushings are solid where the standard ones are hollowed out. This was the best mod I made to my E93.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-26-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,944
Posted By Ml3456
My X3 328 in the shop now getting a transfer case...

My X3 328 in the shop now getting a transfer case at 35K miles!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-26-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 861
Posted By Ml3456
There is some Styrofoam sound deadening material...

There is some Styrofoam sound deadening material in the front fenders that may be loose or rubbing. My door would squeak and after many lube and dampener replacements all I had to do was trim the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By Ml3456
Mine has been to dealer twice about this. Known...

Mine has been to dealer twice about this. Known problem that yo can thank German engineering for. AM radio been around a long time and they had to mess with it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 14,715
Posted By Ml3456
I tried the same thing. Lots of weight in the...

I tried the same thing. Lots of weight in the back of a E93. Put the summer tires on last weekend and was surprised how worn out the backs are vs. the fronts. I think the higher air pressure...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Ml3456
Great info. Do you have a procedure to check the...

Great info. Do you have a procedure to check the level in the pump? I haven't seem anything.

Thanks, ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 2,479
Views: 360,564
Posted By Ml3456
Thanks. The routing mistakes are the biggest...

Thanks. The routing mistakes are the biggest headache on this system. Maybe I'll try one more time..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,034
Posted By Ml3456
Summer non-rft tires installed . It's so nice...

Summer non-rft tires installed . It's so nice now!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 2,479
Views: 360,564
Posted By Ml3456
Can someone let me know if this just updates the...

Can someone let me know if this just updates the maps or does it improve the routing also? The 2014 version didn't seem to change some of the routing that was incorrect.

Thanks, ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2,479
Views: 360,564
Posted By Ml3456
Can someone let me know if this just updates the...

Can someone let me know if this just updates the maps or does it improve the routing also? The 2014 version didn't seem to change some of the routing that was incorrect.

Thanks, ML
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-20-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 989
Posted By Ml3456
BMW now has a part that goes in between the...

BMW now has a part that goes in between the panels to help quiet it. Ours gets load in cold weatehr and goes away int he summer. This is quite common. Next time it goes in I will have the part...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,034
Posted By Ml3456
Installed a SmartTop module.

Installed a SmartTop module.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,778
Posted By Ml3456
I just had this come on my 2013 E93 with 16000...

I just had this come on my 2013 E93 with 16000 miles. It was a software issue that he dealer took care of under warranty.

ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 882
Posted By Ml3456
If your handy try removing it and cleaning it. I...

If your handy try removing it and cleaning it. I haven;t done this to my E93, but ib two other vehicles I was able to take the cover off the switch and scrape the carbon deposits off the contacts...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-20-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,332
Posted By Ml3456
I doubt they changed the starter construction. If...

I doubt they changed the starter construction. If you research the part number its a Bosch unit used in many years and many models. But this feature will be mandated in a few years her in the US.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-17-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,332
Posted By Ml3456
I'm more worried about starter life. I had mine...

I'm more worried about starter life. I had mine coded off.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 940
Posted By Ml3456
Use Stabil fro storage, and Techron int he...

Use Stabil fro storage, and Techron int he spring. Techron is good for all engines. Its mixed in all Exxon gas and was the base for Amoco's premium gas. Amoco had a patented booster it used with the...
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