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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-04-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By Beau6183
Yeah, I got the amber temp light, then the red...

Yeah, I got the amber temp light, then the red temp light, even though oil temps were fine. I'm thinking it's definitely the pump...

Can any of the peake tools read/clear the codes? What's the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By Beau6183
nah, it doesn't rev up fast... and I can feel the...

nah, it doesn't rev up fast... and I can feel the turbos kick in still (albeit MUCH diminished)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By Beau6183
Unhappy '07 335xi won't accelerate...

So I just tried to drive to lunch and my car is running with crippled power. It idles and runs smoothly and there are not SES or warning lamps on the dash, but the engine fan is blowing like mad,...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 12-29-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,208
Posted By Beau6183
Or make an offer...

Or make an offer...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 12-21-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,208
Posted By Beau6183
FS: Dice i-BMW-T + DSP module - $100 shipped

Includes cables, manual, 12v 30-pin plug and 5v 30-pin plug, and radio shack ADC unit. Took this out of my old e39 with DSP, works fine.

$100 shipped to lower 48.

...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-25-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By Beau6183
Thanks Gary. And I hope I didn't cause your...

Thanks Gary.

And I hope I didn't cause your outage... was working fine until my session timed out and I tried to log in about a million times with what I swore was my correct credentials as the...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-24-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By Beau6183
Oh... and is TireRack.com down for anyone else?

Oh... and is TireRack.com down for anyone else?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-24-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By Beau6183
Sometimes... I hate tire shopping

Ok, so here's the story.

Recently bought a 2007 335xi Sport that came with 19" wheels mounted and the stock staggered 18" boxed up. I was planning on using the 18" for winter wheels and putting...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
Powder-coated '08 19" M3 wheels... Looks good,...

Powder-coated '08 19" M3 wheels... Looks good, but has me on edge whenever I hit a bump... though the proxes that the previous owner put on are stretched a bit. Getting some wider Conti...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
According to this:...

According to this: http://autos.yahoo.com/bmw/3-series-coupe/2007/335i/colors.html

Exterior is Sparkling Graphite, interior is Saddle Brown.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
Not sure what the actual color name is. Tobacco...

Not sure what the actual color name is. Tobacco seems fitting :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
@Shrimp40: Sorry, car was totalled and auctioned...

@Shrimp40: Sorry, car was totalled and auctioned off to a salvage yard :(

@MikesE39
It has the Dinan Stage 2 ECU flash already, but I'm tempted to get the JB4 anyway just to compare.

Here's...
Forum: Parting Out 10-01-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By Beau6183
RMA'd the parts.

RMA'd the parts.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-21-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 22,389
Posted By Beau6183
^^ this (mostly)

^^ this (mostly)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,583
Posted By Beau6183
The only complaint I have so far is the iPhone...

The only complaint I have so far is the iPhone interface. Personally I prefer to control my music thru the phone vs. thru the head unit. Anyone know of a way to switch that around?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,583
Posted By Beau6183
No complaints :) I have a one-hour-each-way...

No complaints :) I have a one-hour-each-way commute every day, and they've been comfy so far.

http://pictars.com/users/Beau/335xi-interior-front.jpeg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,583
Posted By Beau6183
Different beasts, really. 540i pulled like a...

Different beasts, really.
540i pulled like a train from the line, 335xi has noticeable turbo lag until about 2k rpm, but then it pulls a lot harder from then on than the 540i did.
540i was heavy...
Forum: Parting Out 09-20-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By Beau6183
No bites here, so maybe I'll just RMA these...

No bites here, so maybe I'll just RMA these...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,566
Posted By Beau6183
Been running the betas of ios6 for a while on a...

Been running the betas of ios6 for a while on a 4s, and with my e90 for the last few days. Works fine afaict. Can't speak about enhancements since I have not used ios5 with this car.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,583
Posted By Beau6183
E39 -> E90 convert here. Just sayin "Hi"

Howdy :)
A semi decided my e39 540i was too old and unburdened me of her last wednesday. So I just bought myself an '07 335xi with the Dinan Stage 2 ECU flash. Figured I'd introduce myself to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 23,539
Posted By Beau6183
Final odometer reading was 231,236 miles when a...

Final odometer reading was 231,236 miles when a semi took out my driver side (left side). Engine was still purring nearly perfectly (had a little valve noise, but that's "normal"), and transmission...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
Decided not to part the car out; I don't really...

Decided not to part the car out; I don't really have a place to store it while I part it out :( I do have those new parts for sale and added a link in the OP to that FS thread.

Gonna miss the E39...
Forum: Parting Out 09-16-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By Beau6183
Thumbs up Various *new* 540iA Sport rear bearing and brakes.

RMA'd the parts back. Delete or lock or just let it die.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By Beau6183
Well... Looks like I'm moving on from E39ism, and...

Well... Looks like I'm moving on from E39ism, and onto an e90 335xi 6-speed with a stage 2 dinan update :-D I pick it up on Monday.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 681
Posted By Beau6183
fwiw, the first 2 replacements, I used genuine...

fwiw, the first 2 replacements, I used genuine bosch rebuilds. Each lasted < 1 year each. The latest one was a reman, but it was a napa gold reman. It has lasted 2.5 years.
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