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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-21-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 869
Posted By fun2drive
N engines are following the same path previous 6...

N engines are following the same path previous 6 cylinder engines of BMWs model line since 1991 when the pumps were mechanical. If you view data on E36 and E46 they have a high failure rate at guess...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-12-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By fun2drive
This might help Last 7 of the vin needed... ...

This might help
Last 7 of the vin needed...
http://www.bmwvin.com/
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-29-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 266
Posted By fun2drive
I removed my headrests 7 years ago and just have...

I removed my headrests 7 years ago and just have the plastic covers never looked back. Well that isn't true I can look back now and not have 30% plus rear visibility blocked. Who among us puts pax in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 743
Posted By fun2drive
That is the reason I didn't order sport with my...

That is the reason I didn't order sport with my E93. I had two M3's until recently and hated the sport seats. The side bolsters would dig into my hips and the seat back didn't fit my back. I tried...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By fun2drive
Check to see if you are getting power to that...

Check to see if you are getting power to that angel eye and if not it is likely your FRM...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 86,411
Posted By fun2drive
Archivist Is someone pulling your leg at the...

Archivist
Is someone pulling your leg at the dealership? We are talking about a 300-500 dollar repair with new strings. My advice is to check at other dealers and tell them you want the strings...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 750
Posted By fun2drive
Coking is caused by blowby and on the 335 it is...

Coking is caused by blowby and on the 335 it is from the EGR valve not sealing completely at no boost and when under boost. Our main issue on the 335 is direct engine was not washing the film off the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By fun2drive
Battery cable recall is a good place to verify....

Battery cable recall is a good place to verify. Exactly what happens when you try to start the car? Meaning foot on the brake, push the start button holding it in what happens? Since you said you had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By fun2drive
I have seen cases the steering angle sensor was...

I have seen cases the steering angle sensor was the problem. The codes you show point to the ABS/DSC/ Brake as I mentioned and threw those codes while the problem was the SAS. Your codes are just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-01-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By fun2drive
First thing to check and INPA should have told...

First thing to check and INPA should have told you is your steering angle sensor. I don't think a wheel speed sensor will cause this fault but it might since it is a magnetic trigger. If not a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-28-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 499
Posted By fun2drive
Lifeguard 6 and Mercon SP are the only two...

Lifeguard 6 and Mercon SP are the only two products I know that work for ZF 6 spds.
Mercon SP is not that easy to find at every parts store. I bought mine at O'Reilly's and they ordered it for me....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By fun2drive
I think you need to solve that water issue fast...

I think you need to solve that water issue fast as that is a real problem for life of electronics. I have not taken my battery tray out but maybe this realoem.com site will help you see how the tray...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,007
Posted By fun2drive
This not an automation technology but an aiding...

This not an automation technology but an aiding technology. I don't see any government giving approval to any vehicle without a back up operator at the controls. I am all for this technology used it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By fun2drive
How many miles and what service has been done to...

How many miles and what service has been done to the transfer case.
Clunking sounds like driveline or suspension which means you should be able to replicate the suspension pushing down or side to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 622
Posted By fun2drive
Having replaced my ABS/DSC/ Brake module and also...

Having replaced my ABS/DSC/ Brake module and also repaired mine post replacement I would suggest one or two things as a possible path to discovery. Also Modulemasters should be able to repair your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By fun2drive
You might start here ...

You might start here
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609222
and do a search using Kat and relay and see if that helps some. There is a salmon colored relay that is known to fail...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 727
Posted By fun2drive
As a data point BMW has not built a reliable...

As a data point BMW has not built a reliable water pump since the E36 came out for the 6 cylinder engines. Most fail at 60-90K miles and these are mechanical pumps for the E36 and E46. This is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By fun2drive
Is your IBS functioning? If not you can get all...

Is your IBS functioning? If not you can get all sorts of issues that are not related. It sounds like a connection issue not a DME issue. Might be DME but that is rare. Has your car has the battery...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 500
Posted By fun2drive
I suggest if you want to quiet squeaks down from...

I suggest if you want to quiet squeaks down from rubber making contact with the body you read the sticky on the E93 by Kat. Much discussion and research on products (KAT is a chemist by trade).
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-08-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 478
Posted By fun2drive
fdriller9 Will pull a brake light bulb but for...

fdriller9
Will pull a brake light bulb but for the e93 you can't pull a light bulb for the running/ tail lights. They are contained in an assembly I posted a picture of before and the bulbs are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 478
Posted By fun2drive
I think fdriller9 is right your FRM which given...

I think fdriller9 is right your FRM which given your year is the first model FRM is bad.
On my E93 which is different from your E90 the tail lights are not replaceable but I think on your car they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 602
Posted By fun2drive
Rear Tail Light

How much was your tail light? I ask because the E92/ 93 use the same rear tail light.

I can assure anyone here that the light assembly is not an LED it is a 16 watt per bulb Philips tri-bulb...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-03-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 86,411
Posted By fun2drive
If you use the Wurth HHS-2000 product you don't...

If you use the Wurth HHS-2000 product you don't need lithium grease since Wurth is doing the job. I have the other Wurth product for rubber seals but have not used it yet until I use up my GP and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 86,411
Posted By fun2drive
Welcome to the community. My opinion is that the...

Welcome to the community. My opinion is that the Wurth product while not easy to find and more expensive than most is the best overall lubricant because of its special properties of going on as a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 401
Posted By fun2drive
wilt: Footwell module (FRM) comes in 3 flavors...

wilt:
Footwell module (FRM) comes in 3 flavors original FRM good until the end of 2/2007, FRM2 which is good from 3/2007 and FRM3 which I think is good from 9/2007 on. Regardless the FRM is an...
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