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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By bobkat09
Intake valve cleaning, water pump and t-stat were...

Intake valve cleaning, water pump and t-stat were replaced at 75k.

The engine starts are runs fine..I haven't checked for codes yet.

What are the symptoms of VANOS problems?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By bobkat09
Engine shakes and rattles when shutting off

I have a 2009 335 with about 86k miles on it.

Lately I have noticed the engine shakes and rattles when shutting it off. It almost sounds like a diesel engine shutting down.

Anyone else have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-14-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By bobkat09
God bless the USA.

God bless the USA.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-29-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 164
Posted By bobkat09
Fgtyhuj

test
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By bobkat09
No need to remove the steering wheel to replace...

No need to remove the steering wheel to replace the trim. There are several trim covers available ... i.e. Carbon fiber , alcantera are two of the choices. I went with alcantera which can be found...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By bobkat09
Smart Leather

Smart Leather
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By bobkat09
Bulb Error Code When Using Adaptive Mode

I keep getting a bulb error code when using the adaptive headlight mode on my 09 E92. The code pops up as soon as I start the car after using that mode.

The code disappears as soon as I use fixed...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 972
Posted By bobkat09
+1 for Smart Leather.

+1 for Smart Leather.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bobkat09
Hail Damage...Now What?

We were driving home from Arizona, recently, and stayed overnight in Joplin, Mo. That night there was a hail storm and my 09 335 coupe got damaged. Sadly, it was one of the few nights my car has...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-23-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,228
Posted By bobkat09
Stupid?...Really? Stupid is getting kicked in...

Stupid?...Really? Stupid is getting kicked in the balls and going back for another kick. Even if that particular car was a lemon, what better reason than that not to buy that brand again.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-23-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,228
Posted By bobkat09
Yes, I have sworn off Audi because of that car. ...

Yes, I have sworn off Audi because of that car. Just as I swore off GM long before that.

Another reason, is that Audi knows of issues and common problems and never issues recalls or takes steps...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-20-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,228
Posted By bobkat09
Every time I think about buying an Audi I just...

Every time I think about buying an Audi I just remember my last Audi (2001 A4 2.8) and all the problems.

Heater and AC problems.
Auto transmission problems.
Wheel bearings lasting only 10k...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 932
Posted By bobkat09
Awesome looking cover...where did you order it...

Awesome looking cover...where did you order it from?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 932
Posted By bobkat09
No need to screw with the airbag. Loosen the...

No need to screw with the airbag. Loosen the three torx screws on the back of the wheel and you can then work loose the cover underneath the airbag. If you need to go to Bimmerpost and there is a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 932
Posted By bobkat09
Replaced mine with an alcantera cover. Looks...

Replaced mine with an alcantera cover. Looks great. Bought from Tischler for about $65.

Like others have said, it is an easy diy job.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-29-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By bobkat09
Hey Zooks Will we be reading your future...

Hey Zooks

Will we be reading your future posts on the 4 series or 2 series forum? My wife and I just did an ED for a 435 GC. I would highly recommend that you take a look at it.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-04-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By bobkat09
Bump

Bump
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-06-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,231
Posted By bobkat09
Time to drop the "i"?

"i" meaning fuel injection. This designation carried some credibility decades ago , but now, what car doesn't have fuel injection?

It's time to put this to bed and refer to models by numerical...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,255
Posted By bobkat09
FWIW, I bought a new VW GTI that was made in...

FWIW, I bought a new VW GTI that was made in Mexico...worst car I have ever owned.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-06-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By bobkat09
2 series convertible

Anyone know when orders can be made for the 228 or 235 convertibles?

I heard that the new models will be available late summer but have not seen anything official.
Forum: European Delivery 06-16-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 799
Posted By bobkat09
Lufthansa Fare Sale

Just booked two round trip from Chicago to Munich traveling Oct 7 until Oct 17 for $1975 on Lufthansa.

This is about a$900 savings from previous fare checks.

It's being advertised as a 3 day...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-13-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By bobkat09
I wonder if there will be any discounts on the...

I wonder if there will be any discounts on the early production convertibles? I, already, can't wait.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-28-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By bobkat09
Quality Diagnostic Cable

Where can I get a decent diagnostic cable for my 09 335 that actually works?

I have tried a couple with poor results. It's seems it is hit or miss finding one that works.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-12-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,744
Posted By bobkat09
2015 MY Changes

We are planning an ED delivery of a 2015 335 this fall. Are there rumors of any changes for the next model year?

The only, unofficial one, I heard of was that the sport transmission will be...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-29-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,248
Posted By bobkat09
I'll reserve my excitement till I see the prices.

I'll reserve my excitement till I see the prices.
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