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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-05-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,037
Posted By j_nolesfan
Thanks. OReilly auto parts carries those in...

Thanks. OReilly auto parts carries those in stock for under $6.50 each. Sweet!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-05-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,037
Posted By j_nolesfan
Reviving this old thread because I'm getting...

Reviving this old thread because I'm getting ready to replace the plugs and the Eccentric Shaft Sensor. Most parts sites list two different plugs for the car as OE (or OEM). I have an 07 328i coupe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
Here's what I ordered....

Here's what I ordered. http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-LASER-OPTICAL-LENS-PICK-UP-BMW-e65-navi-dvd-/281243994436?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item417b72c944
I compared my laser to the one pictured and it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
Ok, it's the M3.5. Ordering the laser tomorrow....

Ok, it's the M3.5. Ordering the laser tomorrow. Will post back when it's fixed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
Not yet. I need to verify the exact model but...

Not yet. I need to verify the exact model but most replacement lasers are around $15-30 in ebay.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
Looks like the new part number for the full drive...

Looks like the new part number for the full drive is 65839273195.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
I was right! Here's how you fix the drive by...

I was right! Here's how you fix the drive by replacing the laser, much cheaper and less hassle than paying for a core and swapping out the drive.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
As luck would have it, on my drive home on...

As luck would have it, on my drive home on Monday, the same day I posted that things had gone well, the tranny started acting up again. I've narrowed it down to a reluctance to downshift either from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Hey Fun2Drive, We're definitely making plans...

Hey Fun2Drive,

We're definitely making plans to move that way. It will likely be back to the Pace area.

I took the car to the local shop last week for an oil change and a diagnosis on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
I've been shopping around for a replacement. Part...

I've been shopping around for a replacement. Part number appears to be 65 83 9 241 764 (with or without spaces). Why on earth are they requiring a core charge/exchange on something that should likely...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-17-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By j_nolesfan
I have the same problem. I'm going to search the...

I have the same problem. I'm going to search the DIYs but if anyone has a link, that would be great. Also, I'm seeing that it will cost about $130 for the drive. Does anyone have a source they'd...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Thanks for the reply, Fun2Drive. Im...

Thanks for the reply, Fun2Drive.

Im strongly considering the fluid and pan change as soon as finances will allow. I myself am currently trying to relocate back to the panhandle of Florida. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Thanks for the replies. As luck would have...

Thanks for the replies.

As luck would have it, I test drove the car four times yesterday and it was flawless every time. Perhaps there was a solenoid issue in the transmission that was cleared by...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-02-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
My main concern is whether or not a reasonable...

My main concern is whether or not a reasonable shop would agree with me that this fluid meets the same specs as Lifeguard.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Hondo, I have to agree with you but it was...

Hondo,

I have to agree with you but it was about availability as much as it was price at the time. I'm seriously considering changing the fluid again, back to Lifeguard, to see if it solves my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Good question Zooks. I found another one that...

Good question Zooks. I found another one that decoded the trans: "www.etk*****bmw/EN/search/vin_search?vin=PV74040" Replace the *** with DOT CC/ ...not sure what's going on with the URL. Maybe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Thanks for the reply. I actually didn't replace...

Thanks for the reply. I actually didn't replace the pan (filter built in). I dropped it, didn't touch anything inside and put it back. Not the best idea but much better than trying to clean the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By j_nolesfan
Transmission fluid and extended warranty?

07 328i coupe, automatic, ZF transmission.

About 14 months ago, I replaced the Mechantronic sleeve in my transmission. Anyone who is familiar with that knows that you have to drop the pan to do...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-13-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Re: "Rumble" in left rear when braking...CV Shaft?

Not really the place for this post...

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Re: "Rumble" in left rear when braking...CV Shaft?

Anyone? Traction control complains after about five miles at highway speed (70 + mph). This disables acceleration until I take my foot off the gas and push it again. I'm considering replacing the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Re: "Rumble" in left rear when braking...CV Shaft?

Looks like I upset something with traction control. I guess I'll replace the sensor first but that warning label on the hub about "sensitive electronics" seems awful ominous... anyone?
Jeff
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Re: "Rumble" in left rear when braking...CV Shaft?

I have good news to report. Turning the rotors fixed the problem. That makes me an official dumbass for taking the long way to the solution.

I must say, that is the most unusual sensation I've...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Re: "Rumble" in left rear when braking...CV Shaft?

Well, I'm at a loss for words. The shaft replacement went off without much of an issue but I still have the same rumble. Now, I'm thinking the other shaft or a wheel bearing or somehow it's the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-30-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,487
Posted By j_nolesfan
Rotating the axle to take out the retaining bolts...

Rotating the axle to take out the retaining bolts should be easier than trying to access all of them in a fixed position. I should be able to stop the rotation with an allen wrench in the vanes of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-30-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,063
Posted By j_nolesfan
Yeah, I bought at the end of the warranty and it...

Yeah, I bought at the end of the warranty and it seems that everything is due for some sort of maintenance or is already starting to break (CV Shaft, wheel bearing, Mechatronic Sleeve, valve cover...
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