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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By imtjm
I wouldn't replace anything if nothing is wrong,...

I wouldn't replace anything if nothing is wrong, or replace things only if you know they haven't been replaced and are reaching whatever estimated life span; otherwise, you are just wasting money...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By imtjm
camshaft position sensor?

camshaft position sensor?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 247
Posted By imtjm
Are your tail lamps LED? If so, changing bulbs...

Are your tail lamps LED? If so, changing bulbs isn't going to fix it, since you can't change the bulb, you have to replace the whole tail lamp. The bulbs you'd be able to replace would be for brake...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 64
Posted By imtjm
You'll find the information under Ventilation:...

You'll find the information under Ventilation: Front ventilation

Thumbwheel to vary the temperature in the upper body region, arrow 3.
Toward blue: colder.
Toward red: warmer.
The set interior...
Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 12:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By imtjm
then sounds like you need to look for a different...

then sounds like you need to look for a different car model/brand. you aren't obligated to buy the same car with the insurance check. You can buy whatever you want...even that Yugo. You probably...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension Today, 12:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By imtjm
do you have hazard warranty with your tires?

do you have hazard warranty with your tires?
Forum: General BMW Questions Yesterday, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By imtjm
Seems to me the easiest way to answer your...

Seems to me the easiest way to answer your question is to read your insurance policy or call your insurance company, since nobody here knows what your policy reads. If you have transpo coverage with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By imtjm
I'll take a stab. Are you talking about the...

I'll take a stab. Are you talking about the relay or the fuel pump control unit? Or are you talking about the Fuel Injector Relay...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By imtjm
until you bring it to a shop you trust, pay to...

until you bring it to a shop you trust, pay to have the dealership check everything out and run maintenance history, or know what to look for when you test drive and inspect the car, asking folks to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By imtjm
ZF recommends 100,000km (60,000miles) or 8 years...

ZF recommends 100,000km (60,000miles) or 8 years (http://www.zf.com/corporate/en_de/aftermarket/spare_parts/transmissions_spare_parts/oil_change_kits/faq_oil_change_kits/FAQ_oil_change_kits.html) for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By imtjm
That is interesting, since BMW claims ATF is...

That is interesting, since BMW claims ATF is lifetime, and I haven't found a BMW dealership willing to actually replace the ATF and filter unless there is a transmission issue which requires removing...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 896
Posted By imtjm
I find using a piece of wire hanger or any wire...

I find using a piece of wire hanger or any wire for that matter hanging down from the the oil drain hole helps direct the flow of the oil into the oil drain pan, especially once the majority of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 896
Posted By imtjm
I suppose the first step would be to find the...

I suppose the first step would be to find the source of the leak. Did you replace the copper drain plug crush washer?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 08:50 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,466
Posted By imtjm
it looks like your floors could use a refinish of...

it looks like your floors could use a refinish of urethane.:p
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,466
Posted By imtjm
Well, I might give @metinemre the benefit of the...

Well, I might give @metinemre the benefit of the doubt if not for all the contradictory statements he made on the subject. I don't know how you go from I don't know what is in my insurance paperwork...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,373
Posted By imtjm
huh? were you going the same speed down hill with...

huh? were you going the same speed down hill with the brakes applied when you turned off HDC, or did you just let the vehicle continue to go down hill without applying the brakes with the HDC off? ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,373
Posted By imtjm
Huh? HDC is entirely a function of your antilock...

Huh? HDC is entirely a function of your antilock brakes (ABS), since HDC uses ABS to control each wheel's speed.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,373
Posted By imtjm
weight only gets you so far. weight helps create...

weight only gets you so far. weight helps create some friction to produce the tiny bit of water between ice and your tires, which is what helps you gain traction on ice. Again, your ability to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,373
Posted By imtjm
nitrogen you know, the fetch me a can of air...

nitrogen

you know, the fetch me a can of air use to be a joke, until they started making can of air.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,466
Posted By imtjm
Sometimes cops give you tickets for baseless or...

Sometimes cops give you tickets for baseless or insufficient reasons. I've won judgement for every ticket I showed up to court for and wanted to challenge. Sometimes it is a matter of principle; it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,466
Posted By imtjm
This is perhaps one of the most senseless and...

This is perhaps one of the most senseless and elementary threads I've read in some time. Asking folks based on one photo or description what the insurance company adjuster will determine is or is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 03:41 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,466
Posted By imtjm
The worst repair I have ever had done was at a...

The worst repair I have ever had done was at a BMW body and collision center.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,001
Posted By imtjm
BMW NA has issued an Extended Life Warranty (ELW)...

BMW NA has issued an Extended Life Warranty (ELW) on the thermostat. You can check your vehicle at bmw-rp.com to see if your car is included, or ask your dealership to pull a key report which will...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 403
Posted By imtjm
Are you having issues with other windows or other...

Are you having issues with other windows or other turn signals? Given both the sunroof and now turn signal, me thinking your Footwell Module (FRM). You might want to plug in a scan tool and get the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-13-2017, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By imtjm
I can tell you that my FRM and the ones I know...

I can tell you that my FRM and the ones I know about did not fail trying to do an update to software. I'm not sure how I follow the CBU cleanup software update to FRM failure. Sounds coincidental...
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