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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-27-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By mikesevel
Fatty fingers me too!

Try using a flexible magnet pick up tool. Believe me, I know it works!
Mike
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 152
Posted By mikesevel
LUX V3, where are thee?

Does anyone have any spare leftover LUX H8 V3's in good working order as the result of upgrading? I'd like to buy a few for reasonable prices.:D

Mike Sevel
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,638
Posted By mikesevel
Hey G9 in Russia!

In U.S. dollars per gallon, what do you pay for premium gas?

What do you pay for an oil and filter change?

What do you pay for brake pad/rotor replacement?

Peace.

Mike Sevel
Texas
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,606
Posted By mikesevel
Hey mate!

Satz:

Pay for my roundtrip airfare from Austin, TX to Sydney and I will change your oil for free.

Mike:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 727
Posted By mikesevel
Fla. E93:

Welcome to the E93 inner sanctum!:dunno:

Sa-weeet car. Ask your local BMW dealer to determine if the battery cable recall has been completed.

Top maintenance is crucial and rely on the stickies...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,606
Posted By mikesevel
Two year oil secret in Australia.

Oil can last two years in Australia because the continent is upside down! The oil remains close to the top of the engine for constant lubrication!:dunno:
Mike
Texas
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By mikesevel
Battery kerplunken?

Did you have the battery cable recall completed?
Mike
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By mikesevel
Smooth snaps!

Great car and scenery. 104 expected here Sunday, 100 now. Drive safely.
Mike
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By mikesevel
Clear coat headlight lens?

YouTube site includes some car owners with DIY's to improve clarity of headlight lenses.
After wet sanding with 1500 or finer grit sandpaper, they suggest coating the lens with clear coat.
Has...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By mikesevel
No pass through? No problem!

My '08 E93 rear seat area does not have a pass-through option form the trunk. I saw a post a few years ago where a 'E93 owner actually cut out the midsection of the back seat so he can load his skis....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By mikesevel
Hey Kat..........

Kat.

Got you PM. I tried to respond with some difficulty. Did you receive it?

Mike
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By mikesevel
Another #*%(@^&*} halo bulb question

So two years ago one halo light bulb, on the drivers side, went kaput on my '08 E93. I paid $33 for an OEM bulb. Replacement is from the top of the headlight but just enough room for a childs hand....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By mikesevel
Das roof ist giefilen

My '08 E93 back seat flipped down when I first bought it a few years ago. The bang noise was loud and scared the hooha out of as I thought I hit something in the road. To fix, make sure you give it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 469
Posted By mikesevel
Work on car

Mr. C.W. Boy:

Speaking of car work, did you replace the top tension cords on your E93?

Mike Sevel
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By mikesevel
Fine find in Finland friend.

Mrs. Kat (on honeymoon):

I understand that the owner is a female and she is a chemist by trade.:rofl:

On a smaller scale, I have owned my '08 E93 vert almost three years. It is a two year...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By mikesevel
Snafu

Cigarette lighter also does not work.
No dash warnings or loss of any other electric circuit.
I have never researched location of fuse box.
Mike
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-21-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By mikesevel
Compressor

I tried operating the compressor with only the ignition on and while the car was running.
No dice.:mad:

My former '03 Z4 cigarette lighter port worked OK with the compressor.

I don't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-21-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By mikesevel
Cigarette lighter snafu?

I have a small electric tire inflating compressor that operates via the cigarette lighter. It works great in my '15 Camry but not in my '08 E93. :cry:
I have never used the cigarette lighter and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-27-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,247
Posted By mikesevel
Tragedy in nearby Texas city.

I live north of San Antonio and we are OK. My daughter lives in nearby Wimberley where they have eight people missing and a hundred+ homes destroyed.

If you Google Wimberley flood relief...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-23-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By mikesevel
Speaker "screechies" have returned!

Last December I took my E93 to the local BMW dealer to fix three different radio problems.
After 3.5 weeks in the shop, they replaced the entire business radio head, AM and FM antennae, plus a few...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By mikesevel
Door panel ding, need repair suggestions

So the wife sez we need to buy an antique shelf and stow it in the back seat of my E93. My trunk was full. With the hardtop windows down, I laid a carpet over the rear seat window opening and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 919
Posted By mikesevel
Diy tension ropes.

Cal W. Boy:

As U are aware, there is one DIY on the net for replacing the tension ropes. I tried to follow it but video contrasts often resulted in shadows. If you are successful with your cord...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,014
Posted By mikesevel
It's Mrs. Kat now!

Mrs. Kat:

From one Texan to another, yeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee-haw, y'all got hitched!!:thumbup:

As you may be aware, I am the membership chairman of the 900 member Austin/San Antonio Tejas BMW...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By mikesevel
Best negotiated discounts for new BMW?

So in the past I tried to ascertain members negotiated discounts on new BMW's. Not much response, perhaps the members risked finding out that someone else got a better deal. So I will keep it neutral...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By mikesevel
Blue 2 Blue, from me 2 U

Nice blue.
My E93 is Atlantic Blue.
Enjoy.
Mikey
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