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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By Phil325i
Try cleaning your MAF with contact cleaner for a...

Try cleaning your MAF with contact cleaner for a start...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By Phil325i
Mobil 1 0W-40 every 6K Shell V-Power Nitro, 98...

Mobil 1 0W-40 every 6K
Shell V-Power Nitro, 98 octane (Europe)
Good Year F1 Assymetric 2 (non runflat!)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-01-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By Phil325i
DIY guide here: ...

DIY guide here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=394247
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-28-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 285
Posted By Phil325i
I didn't say they were good value or necessary. ...

I didn't say they were good value or necessary. It's just that a previous poster said there were no uprated coils available...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-27-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 285
Posted By Phil325i
Erm...no? What about these? ...

Erm...no? What about these?

http://www.okadaprojects.com/usa/products_direct.htm
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,601
Posted By Phil325i
Just throw this in the mix: ...

Just throw this in the mix:

http://blog.bavauto.com/8476/bmw-and-mini-oil-sludge-build-up-and-cleaning-long-change-intervals/

To be fair to Mike Miller (who I follow) he clearly states that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,118
Posted By Phil325i
Power steering fluid reservoir. You can find the...

Power steering fluid reservoir. You can find the part number on RealOEM:

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/

My advice would be:

1) Check the fluid level (by removing the cap)
2) Thoroughly clean...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By Phil325i
Yes. Dealer removed the sender unit to bale out...

Yes. Dealer removed the sender unit to bale out some contaminated fuel and on re-assembly, damaged the snap-on connector. A few days later car wouldn't start and petrol poured out from the top of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By Phil325i
Yes, but bear in mind the Burger one has a magnet...

Yes, but bear in mind the Burger one has a magnet so you don't end up with the plug loose at the bottom of the access 'tunnel'. The plugs are deep inside the head, and if you don't use a magnetic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 724
Posted By Phil325i
Fairly sure that on an E46 the area where you've...

Fairly sure that on an E46 the area where you've identified the noise is where the fuel filter is located. So maybe a non-OEM filter has been fitted in the past and that's what's making the noise. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By Phil325i
Here you go: ...

Here you go:

http://www.burgertuning.com/N54_BMW_spark_plug_socket_adapter.html
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,919
Posted By Phil325i
This might confuse the OP as several good-quality...

This might confuse the OP as several good-quality aftermarket brands (e.g. MANN) are OEM. They just don't come in a BMW box..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 617
Posted By Phil325i
Or why not just carry a BMW Mobility kit (as...

Or why not just carry a BMW Mobility kit (as standard on the E92 M3 - which doesn't have runflats):
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By Phil325i
+1 Here's a couple of 'how to' guides: ...

+1

Here's a couple of 'how to' guides:

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/t-wheel-spacers-encyclopedia.aspx

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4eKEVV4EJ0
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Phil325i
S/he's probably having back surgery as we speak...

S/he's probably having back surgery as we speak...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 554
Posted By Phil325i
As long as you don't drive at crazy speeds you'll...

As long as you don't drive at crazy speeds you'll be OK with four bolts until you purchase a replacement.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By Phil325i
Do a google search for 'BMW seat twist problem'. ...

Do a google search for 'BMW seat twist problem'. There are several DIY fixes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By Phil325i
Could just be the pads shifting and hitting the...

Could just be the pads shifting and hitting the calipers because the discs normally only travel in one direction (forwards!).
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-30-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Phil325i
Interesting that the main criticism in early UK...

Interesting that the main criticism in early UK road tests of these models is the poor engine sound from inside the cabin compared to previous M3s, where the engine note and performance was one of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 601
Posted By Phil325i
Agreed. But the problem is BMW will not supply...

Agreed. But the problem is BMW will not supply any parts for diffs, only complete units. So if you needed to replace the back plate gasket when refitting for example, you might be in difficulties...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By Phil325i
Lovin' it! Hardly ever use the audio, the PE...

Lovin' it! Hardly ever use the audio, the PE plays great music! Best mod I did - with the possible exception of my Ohlins coilovers...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By Phil325i
As far as I know, clamps are included. Certainly...

As far as I know, clamps are included. Certainly were with mine...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-09-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 540
Posted By Phil325i
PE - end of.

PE - end of.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-27-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By Phil325i
This might help: ...

This might help:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LeFZsyGRrs

Measurement is the only sure way to know you're doing it right...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By Phil325i
There's no such thing as a hubcentric 5mm. ...

There's no such thing as a hubcentric 5mm. They're too small and allow the remaining portion of the existing hub flange to be used. AFAIR hubcentrics start from 10mm upwards...
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