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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 818
Posted By DAKn2
Wow; I could have written the exact same post;...

Wow; I could have written the exact same post; same year; model; lower mileage; warranty expires next month; same reason for choosing the 328Ö

I donít beat on my cars - I am a big DIYer, work on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 462
Posted By DAKn2
I did a similar install 2 years ago next month....

I did a similar install 2 years ago next month. Happy to report that even after two harsh Chicago summers/winters the paint still continues to match perfectly; and the spoiler is still solidly...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-17-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 7
E90/E91/E92/E93 Spare tire for sale
Views: 519
Posted By DAKn2
I'm still interested as well....

I'm still interested as well....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-12-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
E90/E91/E92/E93 Spare tire for sale
Views: 519
Posted By DAKn2
Didn't get a response to my PM - Still for sale?

Didn't get a response to my PM - Still for sale?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-04-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
E90/E91/E92/E93 Spare tire for sale
Views: 519
Posted By DAKn2
Thanks for the offer - I PM'd you with my info.

Thanks for the offer - I PM'd you with my info.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-02-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
E90/E91/E92/E93 Spare tire for sale
Views: 519
Posted By DAKn2
If you're willing to ship I'm interested. ...

If you're willing to ship I'm interested.

Let me know.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-21-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By DAKn2
Extra Brake Fluid Flush under free maintenance?

Long story short; my first brake fluid flush was done at 19 months (5 months early); I was in with a key fob issue and the service writer asked if I wanted the brake fluid flushed (and of course the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-25-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By DAKn2
I was in the area so just stopped by my dealer...

I was in the area so just stopped by my dealer and he replaced it while I went and got a cup of their free coffee.

Fast; easy; free; and a caffeine boost to boot!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,894
Posted By DAKn2
Timely thread. the past week my CA wasn't working...

Timely thread. the past week my CA wasn't working outside of the car unless I pulled the fob out of my jacket pocket. Then this weekend when I started the car I got the key/battery symbol indication....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,340
Posted By DAKn2
I partially agree - The washer fluid my dealer...

I partially agree - The washer fluid my dealer puts in is a weak orange color and does seem much too concentrated and yes; it's soapy and dries leaving a stain. I mentioned it the last time I was in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-17-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,476
Posted By DAKn2
I hardwired mine in the ashtray using a...

I hardwired mine in the ashtray using a motorcycle mount.

More pics, and DIY details are here -

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=660556
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,734
Posted By DAKn2
I debadged after adding the OEM spoiler - it just...

I debadged after adding the OEM spoiler - it just looked cleaner. I'm not trying to fool anyone into believing I have a 335; if they know the 3-series they will instantly know better. For me it was...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,879
Posted By DAKn2
I did the heat gun and dental floss; then some...

I did the heat gun and dental floss; then some Goo Gone to take off the remaining residue. Washed and waxed the area and in 20 mins I had everything put away and was done. Quickest and easiest mod...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By DAKn2
I have almost no problems here in the northern...

I have almost no problems here in the northern Chicago burbs. Two stations that I pull in from Wisconsin now drift; but that's after I added my tint - not sure if it's coincidental or not.

If I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 917
Posted By DAKn2
I have had mine now for almost a year without any...

I have had mine now for almost a year without any problems.

That being said there are some interesting competing plug-and-play products that have been released in the last year that you should...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,066
Posted By DAKn2
Wait a second - there's an AM radio?? :)

Wait a second - there's an AM radio?? :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-18-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By DAKn2
Gotta like that color :thumbup:

Gotta like that color :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,882
Posted By DAKn2
Exactly what I was going to say; if you do decide...

Exactly what I was going to say; if you do decide to get it - get it for the content.

The fidelity is definitely lacking; HD-FM is noticeably better - even by my wife who tends to not notice such...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,128
Posted By DAKn2
Excellent question. I had noticed the same...

Excellent question.

I had noticed the same thing when I got my 2011 328i - first car I've owned in some time that didn't automatically adjust the fan speed as part of the "Auto" setting. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,538
Posted By DAKn2
No desire to be the bat-out-of-hell speeder on a...

No desire to be the bat-out-of-hell speeder on a bike so I've err'd on the side of cruisers - used to own a Honda; now on to a Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 21,474
Posted By DAKn2
Searched; can't find - Link?

Searched; can't find - Link?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,113
Posted By DAKn2
I upgraded as well; have essentially the same...

I upgraded as well; have essentially the same car; and didn't notice a single change; everything works as before.

You're sure nothing else has changed?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,450
Posted By DAKn2
I actually had to look for almost a year for a...

I actually had to look for almost a year for a blue (either Deep Sea Blue Metallic (my prefered color) or LeMans) with the options I wanted.

Interesting to note was one of the dealerships I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By DAKn2
Thanks DSXMachina; I couldn't have said it better...

Thanks DSXMachina; I couldn't have said it better myself....oh wait! I didn't have time the past few days to check the forum; great to see others are there to assist!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-12-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By DAKn2
Not sure what you're saying - My main intent was...

Not sure what you're saying - My main intent was indeed to match the OEM coloring. The orange LEDs match the instrument cluster almost exactly at night.


No kit; I came up with this myself. As...
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