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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-15-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By Princeton
Walmart 0-40 Mobil 1 European blend. BMW...

Walmart 0-40 Mobil 1 European blend. BMW approved. $25 for 5 qts. Mann oil filter from Amazon.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-12-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By Princeton
I have an 08. Owned since new. Now 78K miles. ...

I have an 08. Owned since new. Now 78K miles. I had the following issues:
Transmission pan leak (who would make a plastic one)?
Bad alternator
Battery
Other than that - there were no issues...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By Princeton
Could be the container or the pump. Replaced the...

Could be the container or the pump. Replaced the pump on the wife's X3 (since sold) for about $40. Parts from Amazon.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 498
Posted By Princeton
Didn't ask that. Suggest you give them a call....

Didn't ask that. Suggest you give them a call. They are very knowledgeable.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 498
Posted By Princeton
Tire Rack told me that they did not recommend...

Tire Rack told me that they did not recommend 245/45-17
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By Princeton
Try e90post. Usually more technically oriented.

Try e90post. Usually more technically oriented.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 326,430
Posted By Princeton
gethelp@getbmwparts.com Write and ask - EZ

gethelp@getbmwparts.com

Write and ask - EZ
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 326,430
Posted By Princeton
I bought mine there. (Tischer)

I bought mine there. (Tischer)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By Princeton
I am on my third set of tires. I did not use new...

I am on my third set of tires. I did not use new valve stems or get the TPMS rebuilt or replaced. In fact, my indy shop recommended against it. YMMV
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By Princeton
Lux

Lux
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By Princeton
http://blog.caranddriver.com/alpinas-b3-biturbo-cr...

http://blog.caranddriver.com/alpinas-b3-biturbo-cranks-the-bmw-3-series-to-404-horsepower-2013-geneva-auto-show/
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 862
Posted By Princeton
Note that the OP has a coupe. I could not buy at...

Note that the OP has a coupe. I could not buy at local auto parts store or Amazon. Different from sedan.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-12-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By Princeton
Without reigniting the nitrogen/air debate - it...

Without reigniting the nitrogen/air debate - it is a tire. Whatever you feel you would use with any tire will work fine for runflats or goflats.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-03-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By Princeton
Tried again in January. Reset this time

Tried again in January. Reset this time
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By Princeton
I did everything in order - and got to the...

I did everything in order - and got to the sub-menu - but it would not reset. Is it possibly because it is scheduled for 1/2014?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-30-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By Princeton
Brake Fluid Indicator

I have a 2008 335xi with IDrive. I changed the brake fluid - but iDrive is pestering me. How do I reset the indicator?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By Princeton
Replaced evaporator on my wife's X3. You can...

Replaced evaporator on my wife's X3. You can negotiate price with dealer. An indy is another alternative, but some won't touch it 'cause it is a lot of work - and the alignment of the dash has to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-23-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Princeton
Point & Go, DSX - thank you. I'm gonna take my...

Point & Go, DSX - thank you. I'm gonna take my chances. Based on the additional information you provided, I think that I'll make it through the set I'm buying shortly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Princeton
Car now has 71,000 miles. Build date was 3/2008....

Car now has 71,000 miles. Build date was 3/2008. I am the first (only owner). Expectation is that the replacement tires (another set of Conti DWS) will last the same as the last set - that went...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-22-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Princeton
Tpms

I will need new tires shortly for my 2008 335xi.

Should I replace the TPMS sensors (or replace the batteries) - or bet that they will last another three years.

Can you replace the batteries -...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 794
Posted By Princeton
Continental DWS

Continental DWS
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 987
Posted By Princeton
I would second Bill-SD's experience. Did it...

I would second Bill-SD's experience. Did it myself and saved a bunch!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-10-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 6,408
Posted By Princeton
And the dealer is???

And the dealer is???
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By Princeton
Cal - many use Redline as a replacement. This is...

Cal - many use Redline as a replacement. This is what my indy recommended when the pan (plastic POS) warped and needed replacement.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 989
Posted By Princeton
I bought the Zimmerman rotors, Akebono pads, and...

I bought the Zimmerman rotors, Akebono pads, and sensors for about $450 total. I bought the parts on the advice of my indy. The Zimmerman rotors are coated and will not stick to the wheels. The...
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