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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By hondo402000
if you figure 3000 a year maintenance cost just...

if you figure 3000 a year maintenance cost just for fun, thats 250 a month car payment, so if you were to get another car and had to finance it
can you get another decent car for 250 a month and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By hondo402000
grasshopper say " ye shall find your answer...

grasshopper say " ye shall find your answer within your question"
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By hondo402000
unless your springs are sprung you should be able...

unless your springs are sprung you should be able to reuse the original springs
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2015, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By hondo402000
make sure you read the required torque values, ...

make sure you read the required torque values, some values are Inch pounds and some are foot pounds, BIG difference

1 foot pound is 12 inch pounds, reading it wrong can be a serious problem...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By hondo402000
pull the sensors and check the continuity of the...

pull the sensors and check the continuity of the sensors, its just a wire that wears thru and breaks the circuit

if the senors are all right, then its another issue
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2015, 03:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By hondo402000
the poster still has not answer the question , ...

the poster still has not answer the question , did the car pull prior to doing the work????
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 825
Posted By hondo402000
Petroleum products come from plant material, ...

Petroleum products come from plant material, Potash ore comes from animal bones

so Petroleum is a renewable resource, as long as you can wait a while!!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-24-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,051
Posted By hondo402000
well that is what bumpers are for, A sacrificial...

well that is what bumpers are for, A sacrificial piece, as long as it was an OEM bumper and no Hidden damage you should be ok to go
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By hondo402000
guessing it was not pulling till you replaced the...

guessing it was not pulling till you replaced the parts?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 410
Posted By hondo402000
OEM plugs are around 20 dollars each. Read lots...

OEM plugs are around 20 dollars each. Read lots of posts about buying cheap plugs and i think BMW plugs are tested to a higher standard
Cheap plugs have caused a lot of misfires from post i have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,846
Posted By hondo402000
Even better way, i bought a 12 volt pump to...

Even better way, i bought a 12 volt pump to change oil in my boat, it has a long tube that goes down the dip stick because boats dont have a drain plug. I use the pump to suck out the PS fluid. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By hondo402000
Koni FSD might be a good choice

Koni FSD might be a good choice
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 447
Posted By hondo402000
first is the oil dark colored or light...

first is the oil dark colored or light colored(new old vs old oil?) when I changed my oil the first time, it came out so fast out of the drain hole that it actually flow on to the plastic bottom...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By hondo402000
so what do you think they are going to warranty...

so what do you think they are going to warranty the part for 10 years????

most electrical parts, and for that matter parts in general only have a year warranty
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 247
Posted By hondo402000
why did you replace the radio in the first place ...

why did you replace the radio in the first place

messing with BMW with after market radios seems to be a disaster waiting to happen
these cars do not like their electronics messed with
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 436
Posted By hondo402000
Make me want to sell my 2007 335i

Make me want to sell my 2007 335i
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By hondo402000
not sure call around to independent places, if...

not sure call around to independent places, if you have the tools it can be done by your self, only issue is the ABS unit has to be activated in order to flush it, otherwise when you flush...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,436
Posted By hondo402000
I thought I read that Higher octane gas has more...

I thought I read that Higher octane gas has more additives so you dont get preignition and hence the Ping or knock, so in older cars that had a distributor that you could rotate to advance or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 501
Posted By hondo402000
pull the plastic cover off the bottom of the car...

pull the plastic cover off the bottom of the car and see if you can spot the leak better, you can tighten the hose fittings, but I have found with previous cars is the longer the hoses are on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By hondo402000
when I purchased brake pads a the dealer the...

when I purchased brake pads a the dealer the parts guy gave me 2 pints free of charge
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By hondo402000
depending on the type of rubber they use, oil...

depending on the type of rubber they use, oil and gas can deteriorate the rubber components which can come from the road or from your car leaking oil

is there oil residue on the bushings? if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 212
Posted By hondo402000
just did a new windshield in my 07 335i and if...

just did a new windshield in my 07 335i and if the glass guy does not get the small support ledge on the bottom edge of the glass in properly, so the windshield cowl snaps into it, the cowl will...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 471
Posted By hondo402000
thats not as bad as putting in a Brand New...

thats not as bad as putting in a Brand New Windshield and within one day getting a huge rock bullls eye in a 600 dollar windshield
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,212
Posted By hondo402000
are you going to replace the torque converter? ...

are you going to replace the torque converter? If so I would try to get them to warranty that this is the problem and if not they can credit you for the labor charges
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-14-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,212
Posted By hondo402000
If I were to change fluid in my AT I would drain...

If I were to change fluid in my AT I would drain the pan only and do it in one month intervals for 6 months, the last change I would replace the pan and filter


when BMW replace the...
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