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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 04-23-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By BB_cuda
I'm adding in edit as I just noticed you're...

I'm adding in edit as I just noticed you're asking about N47 engine. My apologies as I wrote below with regard to M57 6 cylinder engine. Please ignore.


I disconnect the charge pipe from top end...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 04-23-2017, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By BB_cuda
I can aid in a portion of your questions. His kit...

I can aid in a portion of your questions. His kit ( if you use all of the parts) is intended to both eliminate your cooler and replace your EGR. There are two black hoses that connect to spigots on...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 04-18-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By BB_cuda
At some point, ediff kicks in and if one wheel is...

At some point, ediff kicks in and if one wheel is spinning excessively relative to other, the brakes will be applied to spinning wheel. I now have limited slip Wavetrac and even with the long...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-26-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 725
Posted By BB_cuda
If you want to be Ming the Merciless, take the...

If you want to be Ming the Merciless, take the one guy's idea of hammering the socket on. But if a welder is available, a spot weld between the plug and socket will cement the deal. You did mention...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 03-17-2017, 05:43 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,681
Posted By BB_cuda
Thectsc.com is great place to purchase kits....

Thectsc.com is great place to purchase kits. Klaus is very knowledgeable if you post questions. I did my own and many others have as well. There are PDFs out there for DIY. Same website has them, I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 02-14-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,721
Posted By BB_cuda
Yozh over on e90post dot com has written a thread...

Yozh over on e90post dot com has written a thread to install a steering wheel with paddles. He says that you need an extra 4 conductor cable (or was it 6?) added in to connect the paddles...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 02-08-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,772
Posted By BB_cuda
Good stuff. I have accidently put a little too...

Good stuff. I have accidently put a little too much oil once. I'm talking 1/2 quart though. Since 335dlci have dipstick, I used my brake caliper mighty vac and sucked the oil up through dip stick...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-31-2017, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 184
Posted By BB_cuda
you should repost this over on the diesel...

you should repost this over on the diesel specific forum.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=154
I don't know the particulars of your N47 engine to answer. I run an M57 in E90 335D.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-31-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By BB_cuda
Steve, I use Optilube-XPD for protection of my...

Steve, I use Optilube-XPD for protection of my high pressure fuel pump. It also boosts cetane but not quite as much as the Power Service Diesel Kleen. Optilube has better lubricity rating though. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-26-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,102
Posted By BB_cuda
Yeah, Doug. I looked at the fuel tank picture on...

Yeah, Doug. I looked at the fuel tank picture on realOEM. There are 2 low points so pumping out one side wouldn't empty other side unless that jet pump you mentioned were active. I presume car is off...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-25-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,102
Posted By BB_cuda
2 fuel tanks? I have worked in this area before....

2 fuel tanks? I have worked in this area before. Removed back seat and accessed the 10" lid by removing the 4 nuts. I disconnected the harness from fuel pump and ran direct power to leads for...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-24-2017, 01:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,102
Posted By BB_cuda
The below is embarrassing but I will tell my near...

The below is embarrassing but I will tell my near major screw up story.

FM and new guy,
I had a near miss on this. I was in a big hurry (that's a red flag to avoid first of all). I pulled up to...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-24-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,022
Posted By BB_cuda
I had P0101 and I unplugged the MAF and replugged...

I had P0101 and I unplugged the MAF and replugged it. My connector doesn't give the nice click sound so I guess it has a little play now. I had just done an oil catch can install and had the MAF...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-23-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,590
Posted By BB_cuda
FWIW, there are several over on E90post that...

FWIW, there are several over on E90post that would sell their used one with low miles DPF for $250-$300. No joke. Buy one and put it on shelf. Low miles is at 50,000 or less.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-19-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 457
Posted By BB_cuda
Thanks, montr. I'm curious if its okay to mix...

Thanks, montr. I'm curious if its okay to mix the OEM loaded coolant with the others. The names that I saw as possibly a non dealer purchase and likely available in US are Valvoline Zerex G48 and...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-12-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,917
Posted By BB_cuda
I have a friend of a family member that was a...

I have a friend of a family member that was a dealer mechanic for a Chrysler/Jeep/Dodge dealership. He told me that he was changing injectors, turbos, EGRs, etc all of the time on the Ram 1500...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-11-2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By BB_cuda
rat hole it now!

rat hole it now!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-06-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,478
Posted By BB_cuda
Doug, you said "tank heater". Do you mean that...

Doug, you said "tank heater". Do you mean that you would get a commercial tank heater and repurpose it to heat your engine OR you want to heat a tank on your X5D? I presume the former. I've seen...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-05-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,761
Posted By BB_cuda
:thumbup:Nice stuff there, rippjd! this forum...

:thumbup:Nice stuff there, rippjd! this forum doesn't do rep points so I give them to you in text form
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-03-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,012
Posted By BB_cuda
While the 328d is more efficient than a gasser, I...

While the 328d is more efficient than a gasser, I agree with others that having good regens seems unlikely if OP is routinely doing 3 mile trips and stop and go traffic.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-03-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By BB_cuda
When the AC wasn't running, was the steering also...

When the AC wasn't running, was the steering also hard to turn? This would be another indicator of the harmonic damper (not a balance, engine is internally balanced) slipping.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 12-20-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 726
Posted By BB_cuda
Go look up the F30 on realoem.com....

Go look up the F30 on realoem.com. http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=8F13-USA-03-2015-F30N-BMW-328dX&diagId=16_0882

The 335d has the FF on driver's side of transmission. I would presume...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 12-15-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,802
Posted By BB_cuda
One other comment. Can't give a concrete number...

One other comment. Can't give a concrete number for the cleaning but if DIY, the tune and deletes could come closer to $2000-$2500 depending on if you get a downpipe or gut your DPF. Same story for...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 12-06-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,106
Posted By BB_cuda
I asked a guy here at work that is from NOLA. I...

I asked a guy here at work that is from NOLA. I don't know myself. It was a shot taken during STS-114 in 2005 by ISS crew members. This photo won't let you see the detail due to size limitations. In...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 12-05-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,106
Posted By BB_cuda
You should inspect or have the crankshaft damper...

You should inspect or have the crankshaft damper pulley checked. Many have failed at lower miles than 106,000. Not sure if this was mentioned above.
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