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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 04-04-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By kscarrol
I love my sedan! It is my daily driver as...

I love my sedan! It is my daily driver as well... jfox is spot on on the gas mileage but I knew that going in so not an issue for me. As for not CPO'ing the car, not a mileage issue. Is the car...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 03-12-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
OK, stopped by my dealer this morning to show...

OK, stopped by my dealer this morning to show them the video. Head service tech watched then asked if I have any software on the car (I don't). His first response was that he would change the idle...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 03-09-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
OK, finally caught on video. This is from this...

OK, finally caught on video. This is from this afternoon right after filling up. I drove 0.6 miles back to my house and started filming. The full video is 2 minutes but the action didn't start...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 03-08-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By kscarrol
Thanks, need to grab one myself...

Thanks, need to grab one myself...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 03-08-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By kscarrol
TeaRex, what reader do you have for pulling...

TeaRex, what reader do you have for pulling codes? Don't own one but figure it is a tool worth having as I head out of warranty...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 03-08-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
Random points. It has occurred after a fill-up...

Random points. It has occurred after a fill-up but running errands this afternoon with a half tank and it did it again. No stall, just the fluctuating idle. And of course no codes being thrown and...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-20-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
OK, car is at the dealer and I will report back...

OK, car is at the dealer and I will report back once I hear something. I described the issue and asked them see if the car was throwing any codes as it was unlikely that a tech would experience my...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-10-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
My issue is not the cold start, happens long...

My issue is not the cold start, happens long after the car is fully warmed up. I suppose it could be the winter gas mix but it has been happening for more than a couple months. Not well versed on...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-09-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
Good, just hope it stays away! Mine comes and...

Good, just hope it stays away! Mine comes and goes so I can't tie it to a specific gas station though I almost exclusively use the Shell near my house. When tis issue started I thought perhaps the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-07-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
I don't own a reader (probably should get one) so...

I don't own a reader (probably should get one) so I'll try to get my dealer to pull any codes when I bring the car in. Knowing my dealer they will drive it, state they can't replicate the issue and...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 02-06-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By kscarrol
Yes, having a similar issue with my '11 E90. I...

Yes, having a similar issue with my '11 E90. I also fill up with Shell but thought initially it might be bad gas. Have tried the Chevron station as well but still having very occasional issues. ...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-22-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By kscarrol
Ibiza, you are going to cost me some $$$!

Ibiza, you are going to cost me some $$$!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-22-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By kscarrol
Interesting. Is this for certs only or sedan and...

Interesting. Is this for certs only or sedan and coupes as well? At the end of the day I am not totally surprised given the imminent release of the new M3 and M4...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-22-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By kscarrol
Agreed! A first class operation.... Pricey yes,...

Agreed! A first class operation.... Pricey yes, but well worth it!

The attached pick is from BMWCCA and is my 2-day school back in July 2013.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-13-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By kscarrol
I'll assume you meant M5 > M6... :D

I'll assume you meant M5 > M6... :D
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-13-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By kscarrol
Dale, Did the two-day M school back in July....

Dale,

Did the two-day M school back in July. Is this a BMWCCA class? Either way, you'll love it, really well done BMW's part...

Most folks in my class drove F10 M5's, only two of us were M3...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-10-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By kscarrol
No experience with the door sills but yes, the...

No experience with the door sills but yes, the trim is a relatively easy swap with the right tools.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 01-07-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 793
Posted By kscarrol
Those look to be the GTS wheels which are 19" as...

Those look to be the GTS wheels which are 19" as I recall...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-24-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 927
Posted By kscarrol
^^ :p :thumbup:

^^ :p :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-22-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 927
Posted By kscarrol
:thumbup: Great news Dale! It's a shame that BMW...

:thumbup: Great news Dale! It's a shame that BMW doesn't put more pressure on dealers to offer consistently good service like you experienced today. My dealer has always been very good to me but it...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 11-21-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 927
Posted By kscarrol
Battery should be covered but with only 23k miles...

Battery should be covered but with only 23k miles over four years they may tell you that you don't drive enough and that is what caused the battery to go bad. I have heard of some dealers denying...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-28-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By kscarrol
It really varies by dealer. My dealer tops off...

It really varies by dealer. My dealer tops off and even gives me a spare quart to carry in the trunk. But I have heard of other dealers like yours that refuse to top off. While I appreciate my...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-10-2013, 06:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 725
Posted By kscarrol
Great pics! Might want to fix the typo in your...

Great pics! Might want to fix the typo in your link...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-09-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,100
Posted By kscarrol
Yes, sounds like a fair estimate though I didn't...

Yes, sounds like a fair estimate though I didn't get a quote on the maintenance. Figure I just don't put enough miles on the car to make the maintenance package worth the price.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008+) 09-09-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,100
Posted By kscarrol
Just talked to my dealer about a BMW extended...

Just talked to my dealer about a BMW extended warranty for my 2011 M3. The Platinum package was something like $5,300!! Am going to get quotes from third-party vendors but may take my chances. I...
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