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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 566
Posted By rdkind62
I'm with MMMGP on this one. Those were my exact...

I'm with MMMGP on this one. Those were my exact thoughts as I was going through the pics. My guess is that it was well cared for, but used harder than an average driver would. Still, a great price...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-21-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By rdkind62
Your numbers are very similar to mine, but look a...

Your numbers are very similar to mine, but look a little different getting there. I attached mine.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2016, 05:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By rdkind62
If I am not mistaken, the Cobb tune sees the...

If I am not mistaken, the Cobb tune sees the fault and reads it, but just doesn't display it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-20-2016, 05:30 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,135
Posted By rdkind62
I particularly like the Z4 wheels.

I particularly like the Z4 wheels.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-14-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By rdkind62
Post your question here and you are likely to get...

Post your question here and you are likely to get more responses. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=175
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By rdkind62
It sounds like you know what to look for, but it...

It sounds like you know what to look for, but it never hurts to take it to an independent mechanic for a complete inspection. Paying $100 or so now could save you a lot in the future.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
As a final followup, I took the car into the...

As a final followup, I took the car into the dealership this morning and discussed what the other shop had told me and they said they would take a close look at everything I mentioned. We both...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 518
Posted By rdkind62
They are just a more reasonable cost that allow...

They are just a more reasonable cost that allow for money to be spent on other various suspension upgrades mentioned by Calwaterboy at the end of his post.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 518
Posted By rdkind62
Let me chime in with M3 rear subframe bushings...

Let me chime in with M3 rear subframe bushings and Koni FSD shocks and struts. http://www.carid.com/2011-bmw-3-series-suspension-systems/koni-2100-fsd-shock-kit-16476330.html The LSD already takes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
I have an appointment at the BMW dealer first...

I have an appointment at the BMW dealer first thing Monday morning and I told them I was going to be there for the discussion about what they find and their suggestions for repair. Honestly...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
I think I am going to go with a new subframe. ...

I think I am going to go with a new subframe. Input on the best bushings for a reasonable price?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2016, 04:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By rdkind62
Personally, I would never spend my money on...

Personally, I would never spend my money on Dinan. Especially since their power produced is less than all the other options.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
Unfortunately you can't make a claim against the...

Unfortunately you can't make a claim against the city or state for damage caused by the roads, however I have already checked with my insurance company and they said it is covered but it would count...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
I bought the car used when it was two years old...

I bought the car used when it was two years old and had roughly 13K on it. There is some tell tail signs that it had been in an accident such as a little overspray inside the passenger side door,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By rdkind62
I have a bent subframe on my 335is

As usual here in Colorado, the road crews have been out doing road repair/ repaving. It is the first time I have driven the road in a month since I have been out of town on business and this was my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-06-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 811
Posted By rdkind62
I think the 20% was the way to go. 35% just...

I think the 20% was the way to go. 35% just doesn't seem enough to me.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2016, 05:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 899
Posted By rdkind62
I don't think I could see myself buying an M3...

I don't think I could see myself buying an M3 sedan as an alternate family car, as it just doesn't make a lot of sense as a "me" car. I am not looking at this a a financial decision, but more as a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,440
Posted By rdkind62
If only there was a sarcasm font.

If only there was a sarcasm font.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,440
Posted By rdkind62
Sell it and go buy a Lexus.

Sell it and go buy a Lexus.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By rdkind62
Not only was it a good choice to cover the wood...

Not only was it a good choice to cover the wood grain, it looks much better.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2016, 02:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By rdkind62
Its not the fuel that is the issue, it is the...

Its not the fuel that is the issue, it is the fact that the fuel pump can't produce enough pressure for the increased need for fuel.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By rdkind62
I believe for the vast majority of people who...

I believe for the vast majority of people who chose to run E85 on a regular basis they upgrade the fuel pump with a Walbro 255 inline low pressure fuel pump. There may be a higher cost in tank...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 561
Posted By rdkind62
You have the N55 twin scroll turbocharged engine....

You have the N55 twin scroll turbocharged engine. It is not quite as tunable as the previous twin turbo N54 engine, but will still provide for a good time. The E90 denotes a sedan, E91 is a wagon,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 561
Posted By rdkind62
You can read for days on all the subjects you...

You can read for days on all the subjects you just mentioned. Take the time to do some research on here prior to asking and you will likely get a better response.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By rdkind62
When I am really on it, I will easily take it to...

When I am really on it, I will easily take it to red line, but in reality I hit max torque at 4,200 rpm based on my dyno run. If I am just enjoying a quick acceleration onto the freeway or something...
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