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Forum: The Detail Department 06-10-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,564
Posted By Eclipse689
HELP: Hard Water Spots on Windows

Hey all! I'm the new lucky owner of a great Alpine White 328xi CPO. When I brought it home and washed it for the first time I noticed heavy hard water spots on the windows throughout the car. (posted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-10-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
UPDATE: Ok, so I received my clay bar and SwrilX...

UPDATE: Ok, so I received my clay bar and SwrilX in the mail. I first tried to clay bar the window, it did nothing! I don't know if maybe I'm doing it wrong or something.

Then I tried SwirlX. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-10-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,002
Posted By Eclipse689
I had a black car and while it did look good when...

I had a black car and while it did look good when itwas clean it didn't last very long. Since then I've owned 2 white cars including my current AlpineWhite 328xi. LOVE THE WHITE! easy to clean, looks...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
Yes I have tried to fix it from both sides of the...

Yes I have tried to fix it from both sides of the glass. Clay bar will arrive by mail tomorrow. I'll report back.


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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
The wrinkle is actually the seam on the headrest...

The wrinkle is actually the seam on the headrest under the glass. hehe, no tints on this car... yet!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,165
Posted By Eclipse689
Awesome! I'll be doing this later tonight once my...

Awesome! I'll be doing this later tonight once my filter arrives via UPS.
Forum: General BMW 06-08-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By Eclipse689
Noted!! I'd hate to have that. I think for the...

Noted!! I'd hate to have that. I think for the most part I'm not concerned about the ~7% fuel savings. When it's nice outside, I prefer some fresh air the good ole' fashioned way (windows down,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,165
Posted By Eclipse689
Is this the first time you've replaced your cabin...

Is this the first time you've replaced your cabin air filter? I am coming up on 30K mls and the service light for the micro filter just came on. I've order the part from bavauto.com for $37.90...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,091
Posted By Eclipse689
Congrats on your purchase! I just joined the...

Congrats on your purchase! I just joined the proud owners club about a month ago! Still no complaints!! :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,701
Posted By Eclipse689
On my recently purchased 328xi I've had an issue...

On my recently purchased 328xi I've had an issue with the nozzles being aimed fairly high on the windshield, my rooftop gets a nice speckling of blue when I use the fluid. I called the dealer and he...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
I think its hard water spots like Kat said. I'll...

I think its hard water spots like Kat said. I'll be trying a few things over the next few days and I will report back! Luckily its not on my front windshield, that would be annoying!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
I've found and interesting article on...

I've found and interesting article on McGuiarsOnline.com (http://meguiarsonline.com/forums/showthread.php?t=4891&highlight=water+spots+glass) (and another one...
Forum: General BMW 06-08-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By Eclipse689
Interesting "food for thought". I wonder what...

Interesting "food for thought". I wonder what made them have the A/C actively engaged all the time? I understand the potential need for dehumidifying but heating air does a great job at drying it out...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By Eclipse689
Weird Film or Something on Exterior Windows

Hey All,

This might be better in the detailing forum but I recently bought a new to me (used) BMW. While cleaning it I noticed that there is a weird film or something all over the windows. Maybe...
Forum: General BMW 06-06-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By Eclipse689
Thanks for your help! I think this is the same...

Thanks for your help! I think this is the same general idea the manual points out. I just find it to be terribly wasteful since the A/C unit uses gas and such.
Forum: General BMW 06-06-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By Eclipse689
QUESTION: Automatic Climate Control System

I'm new here and just recently purchased my first BMW. 2007 328xi w/ 28k miles. I noticed that the automatic climate control does something that I think of as opposite while the heat is activated....
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