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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Today, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By robster10
I use it not so much for the cetane & burn but to...

I use it not so much for the cetane & burn but to keep injectors & sytem clean. A drive away from 80k. Bought used from a customers wife. Used additive since first fill up. No CBU. Pulled tube off...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-26-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,377
Posted By robster10
More smokers in Europe but do they smoke as much...

More smokers in Europe but do they smoke as much as North Americans do?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-18-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,528
Posted By robster10
Do you use A/C the rest of the year?

Do you use A/C the rest of the year?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-18-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By robster10
The oil filters on top. You can get a fluid...

The oil filters on top. You can get a fluid siphon from auto supply. Draws oil from dip tube, topside extraction. You don't have to climb underneath.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-17-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By robster10
As Doug Huffman said above. Change your oil...

As Doug Huffman said above. Change your oil filter and inspect again. Take it out for a long drive bringing up the oil temp allowing for debris to get washed out & get trapped into the filter. I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-13-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By robster10
Think that space would fit a tank for a...

Think that space would fit a tank for a water-methanol storage and plumb a fill line to the old def fill opening. When I decide to do deletes.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-12-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By robster10
Since the car is lower than X5 could probably get...

Since the car is lower than X5 could probably get away with smaller aftermarket, or other manufacturer unit. Possible to link a threaded rod with a hook in the holes of the spare rim tucking it in...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-12-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By robster10
Thanks BB cuda. Great idea with the hidden spare....

Thanks BB cuda. Great idea with the hidden spare. Still have RF but when I change over to NRF know there is an option outside instead of inside the trunk for a spare. Looks like there is mounting...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-11-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By robster10
BB cuda also notice the hitch receiver. Custom or...

BB cuda also notice the hitch receiver. Custom or aftermarket?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-08-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 727
Posted By robster10
I wouldn't upgrade unless BMW brought the M550d...

I wouldn't upgrade unless BMW brought the M550d or a 435d in a coupe this way. Dont plan on turning in a good thing.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-27-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 642
Posted By robster10
:thumbup:yes enjoy!:thumbup:

:thumbup:yes enjoy!:thumbup:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-27-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,042
Posted By robster10
The service history print out doesn't show you...

The service history print out doesn't show you who, their address, phone number etc. Just what has been looked at & done on that particular vehicle by the BMW network. They're brushing you off.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 642
Posted By robster10
Sorry Dean S. I forget to take into account the...

Sorry Dean S. I forget to take into account the differences between U.S. & Canada. The last time I checked there where 137 operating refineries in the U.S. Compared to 16 up here in Canada. No way...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 642
Posted By robster10
Many people dropped or jumped ship but you also...

Many people dropped or jumped ship but you also are a testament. "Everyone will get CBU" is what I kept hearing a couple of years back. My mechanic (Indy) is from Europe as well & has similar views...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 890
Posted By robster10
I agree Hoooper. There is a difference starting...

I agree Hoooper. There is a difference starting off from 1st or 2nd gear. Under light acceleration the start off from 2nd seems to drag or slip. Could it be that the ones that were playing with the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 383
Posted By robster10
Crazy power!

Found a recent vid from a tuner in Poland. July 7, 2015 they post BMW 335d 475hp-900nm(663ftlbs) they then post July 9, 2015 addition of nitrous 557hp-957nm(705ftlbs). This is with a 2007 335d. I'm...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-16-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 823
Posted By robster10
The only thing I'd think about is an external oil...

The only thing I'd think about is an external oil cooler for the transmission fluid. The brakes should be able to handle things since their are rather robust in size & weight to dissipitate the heat...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-15-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By robster10
If it's at idle or no boost could be a clamp,...

If it's at idle or no boost could be a clamp, fitting is loose, or was over tightened and broke. You said that it had been recently cleaned so a bit of parts were disassembled.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-09-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 676
Posted By robster10
2010335dsport. Did that fabrication come with the...

2010335dsport. Did that fabrication come with the full pipes out the back or just down pipe and straight-y?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-08-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,872
Posted By robster10
ECUPROGRAM out of Calgary Alta. CAN. Another is...

ECUPROGRAM out of Calgary Alta. CAN. Another is JR Auto Electronics out of Oakville ON CAN. Been more than a few guys here on the forum praising their work from CAN & U.S.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-04-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 650
Posted By robster10
Well on this forum there were incidents with cars...

Well on this forum there were incidents with cars (335d) having CBU at very low mileage. Then you have people with well over 100k & no problems. Believe it can happen to anyone!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-04-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By robster10
North American EGR (U.S. & Canada) have different...

North American EGR (U.S. & Canada) have different setup then their European counterparts. We've heard of more problems here. EGR isn't good on most diesels. The owners on your side of the pond have...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-30-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,204
Posted By robster10
Talking .

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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-25-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By robster10
Maybe he was driving his 335i down a mountain!

Maybe he was driving his 335i down a mountain!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-17-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,554
Posted By robster10
Just curious. With all the SES lights was there...

Just curious. With all the SES lights was there any reduced power or limp mode?
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