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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By mikesevel
Blue 2 Blue, from me 2 U

Nice blue.
My E93 is Atlantic Blue.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 104
Posted By mikesevel
Globby-squishy A/C dash vent cleaner

On Ebay I came across a $4 product from China, It is a gel type ball. The theory is that you press it in to the pesky-to-clean A/C dash vents. :cry:
When you remove it, the dirt adheres to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-19-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By mikesevel
Manure makes my E93 look great!

Hello curious member.:rofl:

So here is my manure story. Wife sez, "Stop at Home Depot and buy some dehydrated manure for my garden." Yes dear.
I bought 5 bags, 40# each, 200# total. Tight squeeze...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 555
Posted By mikesevel
Rain drains?

Where are the rain drains located?:dunno:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 555
Posted By mikesevel
HHS-K Hooray.

I also liked Kat's top maintenance sticky. I tried Zymol on the seals and Wurth HHS-K on the hinges. Two + years with no problems.:D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 665
Posted By mikesevel
Steering wheel headache..problem solved.

My trim was peeling and I tried to paint it (once removed) with Plastidip and two other paint sprays. I did not like the results and banged it up a bit and decided to pop for a new one.
You can buy...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By mikesevel
Gas mileage woes

I own an '08 328i retractable hardtop convertible. It weighs 3850#. I use Shell gas or other brands. Mileage is 37,000.
For the last two years I have been averaging 26+ mpg, 1/3 highway, 2/3...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-21-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 657
Posted By mikesevel
A bmw christmas poem from texas

'Twas the night before Christmas and all through my E93 Bimmer,
the engine was roundly balking and it's no longer a screamer.

The culprits certainly could not be the spark plugs,
I replaced them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By mikesevel
"Gazillioneth" Angel Eyes Questioin

For 2+ years I have perused BMW blogs with special attention to angel eyes issues.
My '08 E93 has the OEM angel eyes with colors, depending on light conditions, that vary from vanilla to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-08-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By mikesevel

Primacy MXM4 ZP RFT.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-07-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By mikesevel

I bought the RFT version 18 months ago. All season, longer tread life, quieter. No problems to date. :thumbup:328i E93 '08 convertible.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-09-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By mikesevel
"F Bomb" survey

Some bloggers seem to express themselves by using " F Bombs". I am far from a prude but it seems to me that in a forum like ours most members, both male and female, are offended when reading comments...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-06-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By mikesevel

Welcome to the E93 family. Follow Kat's advice, she is a knowledgeable lady.
I have owned my E93 for two years now with no top issues so far.
Replaced my salmon relays as a precaution.
Mike Sevel...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-30-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 817
Posted By mikesevel
Vanos explained.

Vanos is a custom built American racing car and street legal roadster.
Mike Sevel
P.S. Wait, my mind works slow at my age, that was PANOZ!:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-30-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By mikesevel
Come back to Sorrento (Blue)

MY '08 E93 is Atlantic Blue and it might be too conservative for you. I saw a pictorial in a BMW mag featuring a customized 3 painted Sorrento Blue. It was a dazzler.
Sorrento blue was a rare color...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,443
Posted By mikesevel
Thanx Dallas

Thanx for the blowup of my blue baby. We bought it in Houston.:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-23-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,443
Posted By mikesevel
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-20-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,358
Posted By mikesevel
Pristine Z4...then boom!!!!!

Sitting at light and Jeep driver hit me at 45mph non stop. The Jeep ended upside down with many injuries but I only sustained small head laceration. Z4 held it's own given it was half the size of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 613
Posted By mikesevel
Texas Battery Tender User

I use the BT on my'08 E93. Works great albeit slow. :dunno: No Sparks.:thumbup:
Contact BT customer service as it may be a problem with other cars.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-10-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By mikesevel
Schreechy tweeters fix. Help please

My '08 E93 hi-fi business radio has developed schreechy tweeters. :mad: I guess I could buy replacement tweeters from BMW or Bavauto. I saw a DIY video which includes removal of the door panel. Is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,443
Posted By mikesevel
Test..pic come through?

First time sending pic, did it come through? I guess so but how do I make it larger?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,370
Posted By mikesevel
Mend well bimmer buddy!

My former Z4 was rear ended at a stop light by a Jeep at 45mph. :cry: I had some head cuts and the Z4 was toast. The Jeep ended upside down, also toast and the driver had to be cut out.
Even thought...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,958
Posted By mikesevel
Texan Atlantic Blue

I have an '08 E93 Atlantic Blue with black interior. Does the interior reflect the hot Texas sun? Well, yes, up to 11:00 a.m. and after 6:00 p.m.
I chose the blue as I spent 5 years detailing the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,263
Posted By mikesevel
Kat und das funf jahre deutches auto. Wunderbar!

OK, admittedly the last German language instruction I endured was back in the dark ages (1968)
at John Carroll University (known as the "little Notre Dame") in Cleveland, OH.

The Title message ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,816
Posted By mikesevel
Worst scenario, dent on a aluminum hood crease

Years ago I had a PDR guy effectively eliminate a small dent in the flat fender area on my Z4.:)

Now my E93 was hit by a crazed shopping cart. Dent was the size of an olive on the hood crease....
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