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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By sptt144
$1K for 3 HP?! Wow! They are basically telling...

$1K for 3 HP?! Wow! They are basically telling you not to do it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By sptt144
I guess thats where I installed my JB4 module. ...

I guess thats where I installed my JB4 module. I'll look for it next time Im in there.


Thanks!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-19-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By sptt144
Cool deal! Thanks for the update. Where was...

Cool deal! Thanks for the update. Where was that fuse hiding?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By sptt144
As long as it fits, which it looks like it...

As long as it fits, which it looks like it should, you are good. Not hard to do.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By sptt144
Any chance one of the coil packs isn't seated in...

Any chance one of the coil packs isn't seated in there very tight? As fdriller9 says, it could be an injector. I had that issue when I first got my car but I would get the limp mode failure when...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By sptt144
I replaced my #1 coil last night. I noticed that...

I replaced my #1 coil last night. I noticed that there was a little carbon buildup on the connector tip of the coil pack. I still put in the new one and today the beast was back. Could it be that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-16-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By sptt144
2009 335i...went to work this morning and and was...

2009 335i...went to work this morning and and was stepping on it after about 20 min of driving. Got rough engine and check engine light as well. Hooked up my scanner at work and got "Misfire...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By sptt144
Yes!

Yes!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 339
Posted By sptt144
I did mine. It was relatively simple once you...

I did mine. It was relatively simple once you get the heat shield off. Get the proper O2 Sensor removal tool and it will be even easier.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By sptt144
That sounds about right. I also added methanol...

That sounds about right. I also added methanol injection with the fs controller and a new charge pipe and now it really chirps hard.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By sptt144
The only thing with aftermarket rotors is you...

The only thing with aftermarket rotors is you gotta make sure you get the ones that don't rust all over the place. I've upgraded on my wife's car twice to different coatings and get immediate...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-08-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By sptt144
Lmao!!!

Lmao!!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-03-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 623
Posted By sptt144
I had that issue too and all of the searching and...

I had that issue too and all of the searching and Googling NEVER returned a DSC issue causing a load problem with a half engine light-reduced power error. There have been air leaks in charge pipes (...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-03-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By sptt144
How did you get a 2008 with only 35k miles? ...

How did you get a 2008 with only 35k miles? Congrats! Which symbol is showing you that it's the brake pad?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By sptt144
realoem.com is where I get mine.

realoem.com is where I get mine.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 602
Posted By sptt144
It's pretty cake to do. I did my belt in like 15...

It's pretty cake to do. I did my belt in like 15 minutes. Removing and replacing the idler could take another 15 minutes.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 344
Posted By sptt144
Mine pretty much does the same thing. I never...

Mine pretty much does the same thing. I never noticed or checked until this post.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By sptt144
I have a jb4 with meth and the only problem is it...

I have a jb4 with meth and the only problem is it spins my tires too much on quick take offs (maybe a good thing for my rear end). I took an M3 off the line at a stop sign for a while then he pulled...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By sptt144
You re not that screwed. A common problem on...

You re not that screwed. A common problem on many cars. The sensor just bolts in with one bolt but is a little hard to get to for a DIYer but not impossible. For that many miles, it is actually...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-19-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By sptt144
That charge pipe is notorious for cracking at the...

That charge pipe is notorious for cracking at the TB. I know they ran the smoke test but I would still check it out. Or, do you have anything on it other than the factory original? The original...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-19-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 670
Posted By sptt144
If in fact this may be the issue, the rear part...

If in fact this may be the issue, the rear part of the charged pipe should still use the snap hook to attach to throttle intake but the front may use new hose clamps (the original is a cheap plastic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By sptt144
Sure looks like bad turbo based on that. Only...

Sure looks like bad turbo based on that. Only other thing I have had has been charge pipe leak that caused the same symptom. Take it elsewhere and get another opinion if you can. Turbos are very...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 771
Posted By sptt144
Patted it on the hood while in the garage and...

Patted it on the hood while in the garage and said "thanks for running great every day...no whammies please!".
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,580
Posted By sptt144
He let you pass because when you got close...

He let you pass because when you got close enough, he saw the camera set up and grabbed an easier fish!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By sptt144
I do not recall as it was covered so I didn't pay...

I do not recall as it was covered so I didn't pay attention. But here is a link to buy it and I believe it's not a bad DIY.

http://www.amazon.com/BMW-Genuine-Weather-Strip-Gasket/dp/B009GIVMNQ
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