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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 605
Posted By fun2drive
The problem with a dealership is that the...

The problem with a dealership is that the technicians that are trained to work on the E93 have to train the others in the shop which leads to about a 10% retention rate. Not a slam against the techs...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By fun2drive
Couple of DIYs too at another forum on this...

Couple of DIYs too at another forum on this topic.
This one lets you know what it takes
x3 transfer case solenoid replacement

This one too might help some....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-12-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By fun2drive
First of all BMW brakes are some of the easiest...

First of all BMW brakes are some of the easiest to replace out there. My suggestion is to contact your local BMWCCA chapter and look for phone numbers or emails of the officers in the club. Tell them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,141
Posted By fun2drive
OK I have tried using my Iphone and ELM327 which...

OK I have tried using my Iphone and ELM327 which allows me to checks codes but no coding what so ever. Mine is a 3/2007 man date and I was told I need a high data rate BT interface. Huh?
The wifi is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 108
Posted By fun2drive
Unless you know for sure you have a failed module...

Unless you know for sure you have a failed module you can swap the module and have no programming. You will need to have the module programmed otherwise to the VIN of your car. A lot depends on your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By fun2drive
You could also check out the supply and cost of...

You could also check out the supply and cost of Mercon SP. It is used in the ZF 6 spd Ford transmissions as well and is from a chemical composition the same with two exceptions, those being the color...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By fun2drive
E93 Tension String Replacement Youtube Video

Kanaduh (member on another forum) provided me with this Youtube video from a Brit replacing the tension strings on an E93 which tend to fray if you own an older 2007-2009 model. The new materials...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,244
Posted By fun2drive
Before and After Walnut Blasting at 62K miles

62K miles easy use and here are the before and after. No symptoms or poor idle or missing. Why did I do it? Because for the first 4 years under BMW maintenance stayed with the Castrol 5W30 BMW...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-07-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 76,201
Posted By fun2drive
You will find a couple of sites useful for...

You will find a couple of sites useful for ordering parts. Realoem.com gets you the parts. Penskeparts.com being some of the most popular. Now once you get to those sites you need to drill down until...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,141
Posted By fun2drive
OK so you guys could code while using the ELM 327...

OK so you guys could code while using the ELM 327 wifi and Iphone?
I am being told I need a high data rate blue tooth interface which as most of us know the Apple IOS is non std. If you found a BT...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,205
Posted By fun2drive
Its been years since an update anyone out there...

Its been years since an update anyone out there that had the new cords replaced have anything to report? My 3/2007 E93 has no fraying but then again you guys use your top more in a month then I do...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By fun2drive
I have never had a PPI done be it at the dealer...

I have never had a PPI done be it at the dealer or indy that was a good experience. Therefore I don't buy any car or truck or plane unless I physically inspect it.
I learned the hard way that taking...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 414
Posted By fun2drive
I posted the codes for the true ABS/DSC/ Brake...

I posted the codes for the true ABS/DSC/ Brake failure. You state you have the codes so please post them. As I posted above it is possible the steering angle sensor is at fault but as posted above we...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,141
Posted By fun2drive
Gauthierjoc: Since you are coding some for them...

Gauthierjoc:
Since you are coding some for them let me ask this. I already have the BMWhat software on my Iphone and working wifi. However my 3/2007 man date E93 doesn't permit coding with this...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-29-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By fun2drive
The assembly is faulty so get them to replace it....

The assembly is faulty so get them to replace it. I do think your CPO covers this repair at the usual cost per visit in your CPO information. You might review that information rather than taking our...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-29-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,141
Posted By fun2drive
I like the app but it will not let me do any...

I like the app but it will not let me do any coding for my 3/2007 E93 manufacture date. I have emailed with Parvis and he is a nice guy. I wanted to change some items in Kombi but was unable using my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-29-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 414
Posted By fun2drive
Assuming the codes point to the ABS/ DSC/ Brake...

Assuming the codes point to the ABS/ DSC/ Brake (5DF0/ 5DF1) you can get it repaired by Module Masters. Mine is a 3/2007 manufacture date and I replaced my unit with a new unit but reused the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By fun2drive
Update Even through I have continuity, pwr and...

Update
Even through I have continuity, pwr and gnd I still have no lights after installing the new sub assembly.
More when I know more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 542
Posted By fun2drive
Cal is just pulling your leg. Kat installed these...

Cal is just pulling your leg. Kat installed these and I think they are a great improvement to the V3's I have.
Since mine are working and I installed the V3's not planning to go through the ass pain...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-24-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 537
Posted By fun2drive
CPO 100K miles/ 6 years from the date of...

CPO 100K miles/ 6 years from the date of purchase.

To identify the problem the late 2007 and early 2008 335's had some injector failures which should have been corrected by now. Turbos seldom fail...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-18-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 662
Posted By fun2drive
Good video with a couple of exceptions. If you do...

Good video with a couple of exceptions. If you do this often on BMWs and I do you NEVER pull the drain plug until you can remove the FILL plug. You are flat out screwed if for whatever reason the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-17-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By fun2drive
DKL335I First of all seek out other dealers to...

DKL335I
First of all seek out other dealers to see what they say. Yes typically they will only replace the turbos if the waste gates are rattling like tin cans. But what do you have to loose? I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 967
Posted By fun2drive
Q goodwill effort by BMW will seldom pay for the...

Q goodwill effort by BMW will seldom pay for the entire bill usually it is you pay parts they pay labor type of arrangement...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-13-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,026
Posted By fun2drive
Well that is a nice assumption. Since 1990 BMW...

Well that is a nice assumption. Since 1990 BMW water pumps on 6 cylinder engines have proven unreliable. I have changed more E36 water pumps than I can count on and they made maybe5-6 revisions none...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By fun2drive
BMW suppliers matter depending on how long you...

BMW suppliers matter depending on how long you plan to keep your car. There are a couple of pump builders for BMW VDO and Continental being the most common. Key it buy the newest pump out there as...
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