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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,236
Posted By BB_cuda
I hadn't heard from Bodacious in a little while....

I hadn't heard from Bodacious in a little while. I thought I'd kick this back up to the top. I read many many pages of his Dodge truck build (link way up above in this thread). He is a serious...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-10-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By BB_cuda
OP said he is now living in Europe again and...

OP said he is now living in Europe again and looking for something. His user profile says Nashville, TN but he's in Europe . Go read post #1 again.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-09-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By BB_cuda
Very clean car. Like the wagon and did anyone...

Very clean car. Like the wagon and did anyone else notice the manual transmission. Does OP speak German?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-07-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,011
Posted By BB_cuda
picture says it all

This blew me away. Going rate around here is $3.29/gallon or more for top tier fuel. Prices in red pertain to regular unleaded. People get confused when smaller diesel sign is just below the red cash...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-02-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 881
Posted By BB_cuda
okay, forgive me but we need some background...

okay, forgive me but we need some background here. Why did you change the ECU? Was there a tune involved or is current ECU with OEM code? I don't hang out over here much so if you have this in...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-30-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 741
Posted By BB_cuda
Way to go FM. Happy for you completing the...

Way to go FM. Happy for you completing the payoff. I hope our cars can last 150,000 miles without nuisance. The drive train is solid. The emissions systems will be the question of whether the path...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-24-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,236
Posted By BB_cuda
PM sent about parts.

PM sent about parts.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-15-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By BB_cuda
Discount tire does use a torque wrench. I watched...

Discount tire does use a torque wrench. I watched them and they set it to 88 lb-ft per my request. One guy torques to the value on all 4 wheels. Another guy comes right behind him and verifies that...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-15-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By BB_cuda
One manufacturer, Toyota has done something with...

One manufacturer, Toyota has done something with their design to try to deal with this. They use the direct injection at higher rpm where the CBU is felt to not have an issue. At lower speeds, they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 730
Posted By BB_cuda
I have to agree whole heartedly. If reliability...

I have to agree whole heartedly. If reliability is your goal, run, don't walk away from the 335D. I have one and do a lot of proactive maintenance to avoid the hated carbon build up (CBU). Many...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By BB_cuda
Brett, Indeed, I am one of those that went for...

Brett,
Indeed, I am one of those that went for the DPF delete, EGR cooler removal, EGR deactivation and lastly DEF/SCR system deactivation. The EGR unfortunately is still cycling but not getting...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-12-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By BB_cuda
Understand your point but our cars actually have...

Understand your point but our cars actually have bolts rather than nuts
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-14-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,088
Posted By BB_cuda
Pat, doesn't the F10/535D have electric steering...

Pat, doesn't the F10/535D have electric steering too? I do like the hydraulic steering in my 335D. I drove A4 sedan and wagon with 2.0 TFSI first. One test drive in the 335D and it was over.

I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-09-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,603
Posted By BB_cuda
I think the hardware itself has an issue on the...

I think the hardware itself has an issue on the 335d DDE. I don't dee it so much as going bad as perhaps being on the edge in the first place. My EGR cooler has been removed and EGR inlet is blocked....
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-09-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,217
Posted By BB_cuda
With the hemi roadrunner and 340 barracuda in...

With the hemi roadrunner and 340 barracuda in your stable, I completely see why she won't accept anything short of serious acceleration. I have a 67 cuda/440/4speed/Dana 60 in the works.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-18-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,387
Posted By BB_cuda
No one ever answered Quasi's question directly?...

No one ever answered Quasi's question directly? Yes, it will eventually start but the whole point is to not beat up on high pressure pump. Are you guys saying pushing start without foot on brake...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-17-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,387
Posted By BB_cuda
Seems i recall in the the "other forum" that Bav...

Seems i recall in the the "other forum" that Bav Technique cable and software were used to command the low pressure pump to do the same. I have no direct knowledge though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 920
Posted By BB_cuda
Catch can AND blocking EGR. Take EGR block off...

Catch can AND blocking EGR. Take EGR block off for yearly emissions check. California guys just clear the code for EGR after every (or is it every other) start. Finally, I have read of several folks...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By BB_cuda
Find the problem first. Dye would be the best bet...

Find the problem first. Dye would be the best bet but start by wiping up all of the mess. Don't drive too long where you cannot tell where source is. After finding and fixing problem, I believe you...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-12-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By BB_cuda
My girl friend calls that handle above her head...

My girl friend calls that handle above her head the OS handle. That could be owe sh$t or owe scared and either would be true. I took us over Independence Pass in my 335D a couple years ago and the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 340
Posted By BB_cuda
I recall some threads last winter with videos...

I recall some threads last winter with videos attached that showed pretty rough running for starts below -20 to -25F. There are block heaters that glue on using a thermally conductive adhesive. You...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-14-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By BB_cuda
Is the plate long and skinny? How 'bout a pic...

Is the plate long and skinny? How 'bout a pic please? If it were skinny where it didn't hang down and cover lower air inlet, I think that would be kind of cool. I had a 75' scirocco with a D on it...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-06-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By BB_cuda
The Euro engine was spec'd to 286 hp and not...

The Euro engine was spec'd to 286 hp and not having the EGR would be my guess too. Euro engines did have DPF though.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-06-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By BB_cuda
Long story short, you can't use that Euro one. ...

Long story short, you can't use that Euro one. Our electrical connector has to stay connected to the OEM EGR valve. On another board, a friend who already had EGR coded out disconnected the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-06-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 593
Posted By BB_cuda
This article is wrong at least with regard to our...

This article is wrong at least with regard to our US SPEC M57. I got under car last night and removed lower tray. Passenger flank of block is clearly aluminum. Specifically looked at oil pan to block...
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