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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Flyingman, diesel fuel has changed with its...

Flyingman, diesel fuel has changed with its refinement. Maybe more variables involved with fuel processing, and quality from states/provinces here in N/A compared to older stuff. Like you said idle...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Why not just block it off like some have on the...

Why not just block it off like some have on the forum.:thumbup:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
444170 My thoughts/concerns are with fuel...

444170 My thoughts/concerns are with fuel turnaround, contamination at fuel stations. I fill up at truck stations most times because of this. We just don't get the turnaround at the diesel pumps...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Upload (http://trust...

Upload (http://trust vendor.files.wordpress.com/2014/05ulsd-fuel-polishing-daly-dog-1.pdf)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-01-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
If that's the case every car would be a dud! More...

If that's the case every car would be a dud! More to understand in a diesel than just egr/dpf. This motor could have been used in a 1/2 ton pickup to pull 10,000lbs. Where it would have been used for...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-01-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Double the shelf life! We use ULSD, generators...

Double the shelf life! We use ULSD, generators can run the less refined diesel. They aren't running daily like auto applications and don't fall into same smog category. So you can look that up again...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-31-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Not worried at all. With a camera/light snake you...

Not worried at all. With a camera/light snake you can see what's in the intake manifold tracts. A little residue but nothing major. Although others here don't believe that driving the D hard will...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-31-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Someone who knows how to run a diesel! The clue...

Someone who knows how to run a diesel! The clue was that you said your mileage was suffering. The motor needed a workout. Yes there is a problem with our D's and the egr system causing premature...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-31-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,300
Posted By robster10
Since it goes in for service. Take it out for a...

Since it goes in for service. Take it out for a good spirited drive! See what happens.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-22-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,441
Posted By robster10
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:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-18-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 718
Posted By robster10
Have you tried two sandbags in the trunk over the...

Have you tried two sandbags in the trunk over the axle for traction? Say 40-50lb bags? Thing with fuel in the tank is that it shifts around.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-15-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,383
Posted By robster10
Along with the extra weight (X5), there is awd...

Along with the extra weight (X5), there is awd wich puts more of a load on the engine as well.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-14-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,383
Posted By robster10
Take her out for a spirited drive before you take...

Take her out for a spirited drive before you take her in!:thumbup:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-06-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,379
Posted By robster10
SES light fix.

Black electric tape!:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By robster10
You will get a different sound but better...

You will get a different sound but better spending $ on a tune, egr delete. Look at previous posts tunes or piggybacks bring most gains +torque/+hp and better mileage.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By robster10
Then you should have ONLY replaced one (#6). Glow...

Then you should have ONLY replaced one (#6). Glow plugs (unlike spark lugs) are used in initial startup then high compression, injection of diesel takes over. Sparkplugs (gassers) are used to start...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By robster10
Do you use fuel additives or stabilizers?

Do you use fuel additives or stabilizers?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-21-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 14,064
Posted By robster10
Tranny linkage, or brake sensor?

Tranny linkage, or brake sensor?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-19-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By robster10
435d hardtop cabriolet!

435d hardtop cabriolet!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-19-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By robster10
Was at another C.T. In barrie and they had the ...

Was at another C.T. In barrie and they had the ESP 5W40.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-18-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By robster10
C.T. In Wasaga Beach. Think it's good for 30...

C.T. In Wasaga Beach. Think it's good for 30 days, but if no product comes in they will renew it, unless I pick some up in Toronto. GreekboyD where do you get your oily filters dealer or other?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-18-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By robster10
Bought the last 7 bottles off the shelf $8.59....

Bought the last 7 bottles off the shelf $8.59. Got a C.T. Rain check that I can use later to get the sale price.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-15-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,572
Posted By robster10
Curious on the fuel you use. How often do you...

Curious on the fuel you use. How often do you refill? Do you use any form of diesel stabilizer or additive?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-13-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By robster10
There is the problem, your fuel isn't up to par....

There is the problem, your fuel isn't up to par. Find a station that gets a lot of diesel refill traffic, or even a truck stop. Best place to buy diesel. Remember with poor fuel, less efficient burn...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-12-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By robster10
Diesel starts to degrade by roughly 25% after 28...

Diesel starts to degrade by roughly 25% after 28 days in storage. So if it has been running in your car, heated, condensation, and then let to sit for a while it's degradation will be higher. So...
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