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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-18-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 750
Posted By chewchewone
Agree with previous posts, it is fuel related. ...

Agree with previous posts, it is fuel related. When was the last time you filled her up?***55357;***56833;
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-25-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,025
Posted By chewchewone
Now I guess I have to share my recent story too...

Now I guess I have to share my recent story too then. So last weekend I decided to change my valve cover gasket. It was fairly straight forward from watching the videos a couple of times. ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-24-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,203
Posted By chewchewone
Did you ever figure out what was causing the code...

Did you ever figure out what was causing the code P0440 and were you able to fix it? SES light came up while driving home this evening, plugged in my scanner and got this P0440 code, been searching...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By chewchewone
flex seal as seen on TV!

flex seal as seen on TV!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,574
Posted By chewchewone
what he said... i test drove the 2013 way back...

what he said... i test drove the 2013 way back and liked it except that it was under powered... i haven't test driven the 2014 yet.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,758
Posted By chewchewone
yes, it can be fixed. I wish i had taken...

yes, it can be fixed. I wish i had taken pictures of it when I took mine apart and re-wired it. i think there were four 4 wires, one common ground, one for the door switch and one for each bulb, in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 15,881
Posted By chewchewone
here's mine.. just washed after a 350 miles trip...

here's mine.. just washed after a 350 miles trip from my folks.

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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,758
Posted By chewchewone
Good info..I'll put this on my to do list this...

Good info..I'll put this on my to do list this summer. Thnks
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,758
Posted By chewchewone
How hard was it to remove the exterior trim? Is...

How hard was it to remove the exterior trim? Is there any special clips/bolts that need to be removed before prying it out?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,726
Posted By chewchewone
Ohhh wow...but look on the bright side, you've...

Ohhh wow...but look on the bright side, you've done most of the preventive maintenance..
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By chewchewone
That looks good...was the old knob hard to take...

That looks good...was the old knob hard to take out? Can't wait to come back from deployment so I can replace my chipped knob!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By chewchewone
Are you talking about the OBDII Bluetooth dongle...

Are you talking about the OBDII Bluetooth dongle that can be paired with torque? Hows is it compared to the old reader?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,002
Posted By chewchewone
aside from the codes, what other symptoms does...

aside from the codes, what other symptoms does DME failure produce? ie... engine sudden shut off while driving with no warning?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,173
Posted By chewchewone
get one of those tweezers or anything flat that...

get one of those tweezers or anything flat that you can insert in to get a hold of the cd.. then have some one push the ejec button...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 788
Posted By chewchewone
why not just paint it black.... or you can try...

why not just paint it black.... or you can try plasti dip first to see how it looks in all black.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-11-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,880
Posted By chewchewone
Were they able to find out what's causing the...

Were they able to find out what's causing the clunk?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-08-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,713
Posted By chewchewone
when I remove my oil cap, the engine shakes, is...

when I remove my oil cap, the engine shakes, is this normal? Sorry totally different subject.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,567
Posted By chewchewone
- since you already ordered 2 precat sensors ,...

- since you already ordered 2 precat sensors , might as well change the spark plugs and ignition coils (no need to change the valve cover if there aren't any oil leaks..imo)
- intake boot...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-30-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,735
Posted By chewchewone
+1 and what others are saying... vapor barrier......

+1 and what others are saying... vapor barrier... just go to the dealer parts section and ask for the butyl tape, get enough to go around your doors and replace all existing one... in my case, i just...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-25-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,114
Posted By chewchewone
spark plugs and ignition coils

spark plugs and ignition coils
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,880
Posted By chewchewone
i've been experiencing the same thing for about 9...

i've been experiencing the same thing for about 9 mos now ( same symptoms like you describe). I took it to the dealer the first time, the SA had no clue, then the second time....the mechanic...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,566
Posted By chewchewone
I didn't realize I had the lumbar support...

I didn't realize I had the lumbar support adjustment until now....I guess the seat had been comfortable for me to not notice the adjustment..
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-02-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 563
Views: 63,205
Posted By chewchewone
94,459 miles , 2004 6MT - just replaced...

94,459 miles , 2004 6MT

- just replaced transfer case fluid last week ( mystery clunk seems to have disappeared)
-water pump replaced by indy shop 2 weeks ago

-DIY within the last 4 months: ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,137
Posted By chewchewone
how did you remove the exterior panel, do you...

how did you remove the exterior panel, do you just pry it out? Any special tools?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,026
Posted By chewchewone
update: i took it to an Indy shop in town, found...

update: i took it to an Indy shop in town, found the problem to be a bad water pump. They replaced it and noise is completely gone. Paid less than what the dealer wanted to charge me just to try to...
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