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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 10:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 615
Posted By jburke4689
I don't want to argue with a master tech but if...

I don't want to argue with a master tech but if you replace dirty injectors with clean injectors it will fix the problem, no argument there. But why not give techron a chance?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 09:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 615
Posted By jburke4689
There is no reason for coils or injectors to fail...

There is no reason for coils or injectors to fail before 50k miles. Why would you say that. The guy is a new owner. Don't scare him.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 09:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 615
Posted By jburke4689
Early injectors were replaced under recall (like...

Early injectors were replaced under recall (like my 2007). Don't know about later vehicles.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By jburke4689
Thanks for closing the loop on this. To often...

Thanks for closing the loop on this. To often folks put stuff up here and lots of people provide possible answers. OP determines the fix and never posts. Closing out a thread with the actual...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 615
Posted By jburke4689
An additive like Techron WILL help with dirty...

An additive like Techron WILL help with dirty injectors on a DI motor. What it won't help is carbon buildup in the intake parts. I would try additive first.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-24-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By jburke4689
Safelite sells OEM Pilkington for your BMW. I...

Safelite sells OEM Pilkington for your BMW. I had mine replaced for about $400 USD. I suppose it would be higher in Canada, with PST, GST, VAT and all.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-24-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By jburke4689
You can use that tool but it only removes the...

You can use that tool but it only removes the cap, how will you get it back on? Also, the harder you turn your ratchet, the tighter that tool gets and it could crack the cap. Longshot, but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-24-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By jburke4689
Stay with the Conti's. Much better ride and less...

Stay with the Conti's. Much better ride and less noise than the Bridgestones.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-24-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By jburke4689
Safelite in Buffalo, NY ;-)

Safelite in Buffalo, NY ;-)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-22-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By jburke4689
I'm almost 100% sure it is your front sway bar...

I'm almost 100% sure it is your front sway bar bushings. They are cheap and easy to replace. I had the same exact noise and it was worse when it was cold. 15 minutes to change the sway bar...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,588
Posted By jburke4689
Its already been done. ...

Its already been done.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=807187
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-21-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By jburke4689
The tension struts are what you are refering to a...

The tension struts are what you are refering to a Front Lower Control Arms. They terminate in a ball joint at the hub and they are angles about 40 degrees toward the front and are attached to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,152
Posted By jburke4689
I have an 07 335i with 115k miles on it. I get...

I have an 07 335i with 115k miles on it. I get happiness two ways from this car. Driving it and wrenching on it. I have never been stuck anywhere and a long drive is something I look forward to. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 558
Posted By jburke4689
Based on this, I would say you need a walnut...

Based on this, I would say you need a walnut blast. Have you had one done yet?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,256
Posted By jburke4689
This car is my daily driver so deep discharge...

This car is my daily driver so deep discharge shouldn't be an issue. I'll just stick with a wet cell.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-19-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 558
Posted By jburke4689
Just the one. If you have a subsequent failure...

Just the one. If you have a subsequent failure soon then I'd replace all six. How many miles are on the car?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,256
Posted By jburke4689
Any benefit for AGM vs. Lead acid? The battery...

Any benefit for AGM vs. Lead acid? The battery (EXIDE OEM lead acid) the dealer put in my car 28 months ago is giving up the ghost.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-17-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By jburke4689
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-CD73-OPTREX-LCD-GLASS-...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-CD73-OPTREX-LCD-GLASS-PROFESSIONAL-RADIO-CD-PLAYER-E90-E91-E92-PIXEL-REPAIR-/390477456332
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-14-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 951
Posted By jburke4689
Thanks for the replies. Certainly doable but...

Thanks for the replies. Certainly doable but more complicated than the 335i. I have the 335i tools and do it about every spark plug change (35K miles). After a few times it takes about 2.5 hours. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-14-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 951
Posted By jburke4689
I have an 07 335i that has its own CBU issues. I...

I have an 07 335i that has its own CBU issues. I do the clean out myself. What is the process on the 335d. I had a 335d MSport loaner and loved it. Can CBU on a 335d be done DIY?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-13-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By jburke4689
I have to disagree with the first part. This is...

I have to disagree with the first part. This is the second visit for the problem. First visit they couldn't duplicate it and did nothing. Maybe two visits if the key. Anyway, I'm happy. After...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By jburke4689
Outstanding Customer Service at BMW of Silver Spring

I brought my wife's 2013 X5 Premium into the dealership because she complained of a loud noise from the brakes, especially when backing up slowly down a slope. I had used the X5 to take my father to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 777
Posted By jburke4689
The noise in this video sounds like a belt. The...

The noise in this video sounds like a belt. The first one sounded like a lifter but too loud.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-08-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By jburke4689
You can borrow the bearing puller (assuming pilot...

You can borrow the bearing puller (assuming pilot bearing) from Autozone.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-31-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By jburke4689
They can't charge you an hour to scope your car...

They can't charge you an hour to scope your car if they let you know in the clear it takes 2 minutes like Fdriller says. I agree with him. However, if you include booting up the laptop, hooking up...
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