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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-26-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 15,090
Posted By fun2drive
So the question is do you also have another...

So the question is do you also have another weapon in your other vehicle?
I have a G19 in my side pocket of my 335. I use the center console for things that go in there.
Putting a weapon there...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-10-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 861
Posted By fun2drive
For cleaning first use a good conditioner. None...

For cleaning first use a good conditioner. None of the products are really that much better than each other. But once done a warm damp cloth changed frequently will work wonders.
For reconditioning...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-10-2017, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 331
Posted By fun2drive
Look here. I installed mine over 5 years ago and...

Look here. I installed mine over 5 years ago and it is rated at 2000 pounds. Not sure if it is still available out there but it was cheap and well built......
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 198
Posted By fun2drive
Your Answer Lies Here. ...

Your Answer Lies Here.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609222

Scroll down you will find a discussion with part numbers for the strings...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-15-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 688
Posted By fun2drive
First of all can I assume you went to 3 BMW...

First of all can I assume you went to 3 BMW dealerships?
If so one of them should have a technician that went to the BMW school on these tops.
First question I would ask the service adviser is if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-13-2017, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By fun2drive
It should not do that regardless. I would get the...

It should not do that regardless. I would get the codes read as there may be hidden shadow codes that don't throw a CEL...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-09-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,102
Posted By fun2drive
The best way to check to see if it is your...

The best way to check to see if it is your starter is the let the engine cool completely as in over night. Then try and start the engine. If it starts it is your starter. Stator windings will swell...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 544
Posted By fun2drive
Just because it is no showing coded doesn't mean...

Just because it is no showing coded doesn't mean that there are not shadow codes hidden. Get a technician to read the codes and see if they show a shadow code. From your description it is too hard to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2017, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By fun2drive
My Michelin MX run flats are just fine for ride...

My Michelin MX run flats are just fine for ride comfort. Much better than the stock Conti's that came with it and not as good as my Michelin Sports. Remember that when they first came out run flats...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2017, 05:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 26,119
Posted By fun2drive
If you have an early 2007 my experience with MM...

If you have an early 2007 my experience with MM is that they will not be able to fix your unit even though it is about the same as the 2008 on. I just bought a new assembly then fixed my old unit as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By fun2drive
Go to the dealer and get the right string. Back...

Go to the dealer and get the right string. Back in 2009 BMW changed the string over to a much more robust material. Use the one still attached to install the other one. Also follow this guide. There...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By fun2drive
I have has Michelin Sports and now the MX run...

I have has Michelin Sports and now the MX run flats and I do like them. I have about 3 years on them and they will run a long time.
For us convertible owners we run 38-39 rear/ 32-33 front with no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-13-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By fun2drive
Donna Was the no start issue when the starter...

Donna
Was the no start issue when the starter and engine were warm or cold?
You should see a 12.6 VDC battery voltage. Anything less is a fail for the BMW battery.
BMW starters usually fail when...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By fun2drive
There is no chipping your car has not been for...

There is no chipping your car has not been for many years. What is done is one of two things; either a piggy back to the DME or a flash over write of the code in the DME. There are so many choices...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By fun2drive
Nice really look forward to the install vid...

Nice really look forward to the install vid...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 74,357
Posted By fun2drive
Years ago it was a great benefit but today it is...

Years ago it was a great benefit but today it is built into the price and is marginal in my opinion. This is my last new BMW as I am not a fan anymore. The best part is a southern BMW waiting on an...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By fun2drive
Foam was put in the vert to dampen a harmonic...

Foam was put in the vert to dampen a harmonic that caused a tin can vibration around 58 mph. However that was done in the trunk area and not in any passenger door or driver's door area. Makes no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-23-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 759
Posted By fun2drive
Yes your drains can be full of crap? What crap?...

Yes your drains can be full of crap? What crap? Dirt, leave debris, etc. I cleaned mine will water and compressed air (very low pressure as to not blow the check valves out...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-22-2017, 09:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,433
Posted By fun2drive
The E93 does take a larger amp hour battery. As...

The E93 does take a larger amp hour battery. As has been posted it is not that hard to change and using a battery tender under the hood will keep your battery alive for a long time. Your use of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By fun2drive
3 most common issues when you get those 3...

3 most common issues when you get those 3 indicators
wheel speed sensor failure
steering angle misalignment
Bosch ABS unit throwing a code which is usually the DC motor that runs the ABS pump
If...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 908
Posted By fun2drive
I waited on this car for about a year then...

I waited on this car for about a year then ordered it and picked mine up Euro Delivery 2nd one out of the factory in April 2 2007. I will not repeat what has been posted.
Advice on which year is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By fun2drive
I look forward to pictures of your updates...

I look forward to pictures of your updates upgrades if you took some...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By fun2drive
If I remember correctly the wheel bearings are...

If I remember correctly the wheel bearings are partially magnetized so it acts like the pulse wheel did when there was a magnet on the wheel sensor. Meaning that it could be the wheel bearing. It...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2017, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By fun2drive
A blower motor going bad is going to pull more...

A blower motor going bad is going to pull more amps than one that isn't going south. Since the resistor packs work so that there is no resistor on high speed I would assume that the added amp load...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 377
Posted By fun2drive
Google your local SF BMW CCA site and see the...

Google your local SF BMW CCA site and see the officers that are listed there. Either email or call if they gave their numbers listed. Request the indies they would recommend. That will save you a...
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