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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By karlmalden
Sorry, the car in question is a 2006 330xi....

Sorry, the car in question is a 2006 330xi. Thanks for the replies.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2013, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By karlmalden
ATF, Transfer Case, Differential Fluids

What's a good price from the dealership and / or independent BMW service center to have these fluids changed?


Thanks all!
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-12-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,433
Posted By karlmalden
And you had no problem putting those tires on the...

And you had no problem putting those tires on the existing wheels that previously had tires that were 10 mm thinner? I have always wondered if this was possible...this may help to dial out some of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,681
Posted By karlmalden
Zaino's Leather in a Bottle works well...it'll...

Zaino's Leather in a Bottle works well...it'll have you car smelling new!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,547
Posted By karlmalden
I just had the same problem. They recharged it...

I just had the same problem. They recharged it and added The dye to look for a leak. I brought it in a few weeks after they put the dye in at their direction and no leaks were found. Fwiw, it was...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 969
Posted By karlmalden
Nice read Cwinter...I went through the same thing...

Nice read Cwinter...I went through the same thing when my daughter was born 9 months ago. Boy, do priorities. Happy 4th everyone!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-29-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By karlmalden
I just had a frustrating experience with the...

I just had a frustrating experience with the local tire joint who put new tires on my car last year. I brought it in for a rotation and they told me the cupping on the front tires was from worn out...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-18-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,388
Posted By karlmalden
Thanks for the info fun2. Is it necessary to...

Thanks for the info fun2. Is it necessary to replace the rears at the same time the fronts are replaced, even if they don't appear completely worn?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-18-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,388
Posted By karlmalden
2006 330xi - need new struts/shocks

Hey guys - just got my tires rotated and the tire place tells me the howling sound coming from my front tires is from cupping due to worn out shocks (or struts - whatever goes up front, can't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-27-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,439
Posted By karlmalden
Had the same problem and had the blower motor...

Had the same problem and had the blower motor replaced under the CPO a couple of weeks ago.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-06-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,346
Posted By karlmalden
Having compared the two many times (I have the x...

Having compared the two many times (I have the x drive and my buddy has a e92 328i coupe with sport suspension) the thing that I notice the most is the feeling of being pushed through the turns (like...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2011, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,982
Posted By karlmalden
Mine was covered under new car warranty.

Mine was covered under new car warranty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 5,483
Posted By karlmalden
I haven't read this entire thread and I'm sure...

I haven't read this entire thread and I'm sure there's lots of good advice provided. My two cents - H&K P2000SK is one fine pistol. Never leave it off your person, don't drive like an idiot, learn...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-02-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,963
Posted By karlmalden
Make sure your wrists / hands are resting on the...

Make sure your wrists / hands are resting on the top of the steering wheel with your fingers up and palms out when the officer approaches your car. Instantly puts them at ease.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-07-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,175
Posted By karlmalden
If it's all true sounds like a great deal to me. ...

If it's all true sounds like a great deal to me. I would get all the details on that warranty though and make sure it is as tight as your fifth grade shoes. Sounds too good to be true. What does...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-03-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,966
Posted By karlmalden
I believe the final date to join the lawsuit...

I believe the final date to join the lawsuit isn't until November so it'll be a while.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,832
Posted By karlmalden
I just swapped out my EL42s for 225/17 Yokohama...

I just swapped out my EL42s for 225/17 Yokohama EnVigors and they are night and day. The EL42s cupped at about 8,000 miles. I went through seven tires in 20,000 miles on a car that was in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-06-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 845
Posted By karlmalden
Finally got to the point where I couldn't handle...

Finally got to the point where I couldn't handle the noise or the performance and swapped my B-stones for Yoko EnVigors this week. Unbelievable difference!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 887
Posted By karlmalden
So, are there any options for an all season 17...

So, are there any options for an all season 17 inch RFT other than the B-Stones? Don't mean to hijack the thread, OP.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,254
Posted By karlmalden
Ultimately, my car did the same thing...just...

Ultimately, my car did the same thing...just clocked. You probably need the software reprogrammed like I did.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,859
Posted By karlmalden
Get the winter wheels, if anything for better...

Get the winter wheels, if anything for better stopping on snowy roads.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-25-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,055
Posted By karlmalden
FWIW, my friend just picked up a CPO 2007 328i...

FWIW, my friend just picked up a CPO 2007 328i coupe, 45,000 miles, perfect condition, beautiful 18 inch honeycombed wheels, brand new high performance RFTs, manual, sport, no premium or cold weather...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-23-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,254
Posted By karlmalden
I had the same problem. Dealer added a quart and...

I had the same problem. Dealer added a quart and the problem continued. They ended up having to reprogram the software. Not sure if this would fix your problem but it worked for me. Good luck.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By karlmalden
My 2006 330xi vs. 2007 328i

My friend just purchased a CPO 2007 328i coupe with sport package and nothing else but new high performance summer tires and 18 inch honeycombed rims. With 45,000 miles on it he paid $21,980. The...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 942
Posted By karlmalden
What's a good price for this car please?

I currently have a 2006 330xi and am in the market for an X3 for my wife. Don't know much about pricing other than what KBB tells me. The car is a 2007 with 25,000+ miles, premium, cold weather. ...
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