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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 506
Posted By kunal_D
Dunlop Winter Sports are really good tires. I had...

Dunlop Winter Sports are really good tires. I had them on my E46. I'm not sure about the Winter sport M3's, but the other winter sports are definitely available non RFT.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By kunal_D
Lesson Learned. Don't carry liquids in the trunk!

Lesson Learned. Don't carry liquids in the trunk!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By kunal_D
Model: 335i Year: 2008 Current KM/Mi: 147,000...

Model: 335i
Year: 2008
Current KM/Mi: 147,000 KM
Oil brand and weight: total elf synthetic 0w-30
Current oil consumption (liters/qt|KM/MI): 0-1L/10,000 km
City%/Hwy% driving mix: 40/60
Oil...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 288
Posted By kunal_D
17" is the minimum required to clear the...

17" is the minimum required to clear the brakes.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By kunal_D
I have one of these in my car...

I have one of these in my car http://airenabler.qnology.com/Home. Enables AirPlay for any apple device (no audio compression as in bluetooth). It works like a charm and can be used on any speaker...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,020
Posted By kunal_D
This is why you take your car to a certified BMW...

This is why you take your car to a certified BMW collision centre. They only use OEM parts and certified repair procedures.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 880
Posted By kunal_D
I've averaged about 23mpg for the last few years...

I've averaged about 23mpg for the last few years combined city/hwy, and up to 29mpg on long drives.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-29-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By kunal_D
I agree about the rims looking smaller when...

I agree about the rims looking smaller when painted black. IMO 16's already look a little odd on the E90's, if it was me I would look at getting some aftermarket rims. Also wrapping the roof might...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 741
Posted By kunal_D
This... Turner has the entire kit including...

This...

Turner has the entire kit including software on their site. It's not cheap, but it's supposed to bump up the HP to about 260. Other than FI, not much else can be done...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 904
Posted By kunal_D
Short Shifting will help you add a few MPG. Other...

Short Shifting will help you add a few MPG. Other than that avoid jack rabbit starts and check your tire pressures regularly. Premium fuel is also recommended by BMW and will gain you the best...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 527
Posted By kunal_D
I know the N54 runs hot, but man....

I know the N54 runs hot, but man....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 528
Posted By kunal_D
The oil level sensor seems to have a bit of a...

The oil level sensor seems to have a bit of a delay. Drive it around for a day and check it again. If the level is not at the max mark, add a small amount and check it again.

Keep in mind that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By kunal_D
This is a great solution, with much better sound...

This is a great solution, with much better sound quality than bluetooth. Check the link.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1002984&highlight=airplay
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By kunal_D
+1. It's safer to transport liquids in the...

+1. It's safer to transport liquids in the backseat rather than the trunk.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-01-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By kunal_D
My current E90 is approaching 90K miles, with no...

My current E90 is approaching 90K miles, with no clutch issues whatsoever.

My E46 had 125K Miles with no issues, and no signs of clutch failure.

IMO 90K miles is way too early to replace a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,158
Posted By kunal_D
DS mode is fun!! You can drive in DS mode as long...

DS mode is fun!! You can drive in DS mode as long as you like without using paddles..or you can use them, completely up to you!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By kunal_D
3000 mile oil changes? Maybe in 1971! :rolleyes:

3000 mile oil changes? Maybe in 1971! :rolleyes:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 447
Posted By kunal_D
This is a smart decision and it shows that you...

This is a smart decision and it shows that you have a good head on your shoulders. :thumbup:

These cars are great to drive but can be expensive outside of warranty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By kunal_D
A car like this scares the crap out of me. You...

A car like this scares the crap out of me. You are a brave soul if considering taking on this project.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By kunal_D
I had my fair share of issues mostly covered...

I had my fair share of issues mostly covered under CPO, but those issues didn't start occurring till I passed 60K miles. Just saying. :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,159
Posted By kunal_D
Mine failed without A/C running. Outside temps...

Mine failed without A/C running. Outside temps at the time were a cool 10 C or 50 F.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,159
Posted By kunal_D
Mine failed with no warning and left me at the...

Mine failed with no warning and left me at the side of the road waiting for a tow. The car had around 80K miles when it happened. Just hope that you are in a position to pull over immediately...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-02-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Posted By kunal_D
Most of those horror stories you hear about on...

Most of those horror stories you hear about on these forums are related to the 335i and N54 engine in particular.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 6,393
Posted By kunal_D
I think this has been said time and again on...

I think this has been said time and again on these threads that seem to pop up every week. We understand the manual recommends a certain grade and then also specifies a minimum, while stating that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By kunal_D
Smart move passing on that car. It's most likely...

Smart move passing on that car. It's most likely had a Valve cover and or Oil Filter housing leak, not to mention the body and paint work.

As others have said, Wastegates are a common failure. It...
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