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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
I installed; ...

I installed;
http://mz3.net/files/2010/10/082-net_h-150x150.jpg

A set of instructions for a Z3 here:
http://mz3.net/bmw-parcel-net-installation.html

It works, and with nothing in the pockets,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
Oh, I gave you the wrong link then. The two...

Oh, I gave you the wrong link then. The two door version is pictured here:
http://www.jehnert.de/en/shop/e92e93-convertible-coupe-m3/bmw-3-series-e9293-doorboards-with-3-way-soundsystem/
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
I didn't put a sub in the rear. All my low end...

I didn't put a sub in the rear. All my low end frequencies are handled by the door boards I posted pictures above. So I literally have zero trunk space taken up.

The box I posted a picture of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
To each their own, I suppose. I'm planning...

To each their own, I suppose.

I'm planning on buying a new head unit later this month.
jeffb325@NavigationSolutions is a forum member here that happens to sell a very nice head unit that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
Eh, probably not what you'd want to spend then. ...

Eh, probably not what you'd want to spend then. Here's the link to them, they're actually imported from Germany and the only US dealer that I know of is based out of New Jersey.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 394
Posted By Wongway
25,000 miles on original tires? You might be...

25,000 miles on original tires?

You might be worse off than you think. They're very likely close to end of life (see lots of folks with that amount of mileage on their tires), and sticking just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Wongway
How much were you figuring on spending? You...

How much were you figuring on spending?

You can do that, and keep all your trunk space. It's not an entirely cheap date though...

521224

Basically, you get a 2x Tweeters, 2x 4" mids, and 8x...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By Wongway
In the later E90's (I believe 2010+), BMW (for...

In the later E90's (I believe 2010+), BMW (for some dumb reason) deleted the key hole entirely. You literally have to go fdriller's route to open the trunk in the absence of the battery.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,138
Posted By Wongway
Yeah, unfortunately why I run a winter set for...

Yeah, unfortunately why I run a winter set for almost 6 months out of the year.

Couldn't you find a smaller diameter set of wheels so you could run the winter with a better profile for the tires?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-17-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,138
Posted By Wongway
Wait, wut?:confused: winter.... 35...

Wait, wut?:confused:

winter.... 35 profile...

Kinda asking for it in the middle of winter with that profile no matter what the tire you're using there...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By Wongway
Pretty much what I figured. But ouch, I didn't...

Pretty much what I figured. But ouch, I didn't realize that module costed that much ><
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By Wongway
Same stuff happened to me at 46,000 miles. Try...

Same stuff happened to me at 46,000 miles. Try having all that explode on your dash and then go completely blank with no speedometer, rpm gauge, gas gauge, etc. at 90mph. ;)

Basically, the TPMS...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By Wongway
This might be the first time "I"'ve heard of them...

This might be the first time "I"'ve heard of them mentioned.

Anywhere that I might be able to get more info?

Because if what you're saying is true, I'd get an entire coilover setup for what I'd...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,138
Posted By Wongway
For performance minded driving, the Pilot Super...

For performance minded driving, the Pilot Super Sports can't be beat. Best handling tire of that list, bar none.
2 Cons for you in this however:
1) Not a runflat (does that matter to you?)
2)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,415
Posted By Wongway
Well now we're talking a whole different animal! ...

Well now we're talking a whole different animal!

But the last E90's were 2011 for the Sedan and 2012 for the coupe (likely the convertible as well as it shared more with the coupe and later coupes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,415
Posted By Wongway
Slight problem as the current generation 335...

Slight problem as the current generation 335 (future 340?) F30 chassis relatively 'sucks' for lack of a better term.

Electric steering is too twitchy with a complete lack of feel for the road. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,415
Posted By Wongway
Really aren't going to get any appreciable power...

Really aren't going to get any appreciable power gains with a tune if you don't get the Intake Manifold. So if you're hell bent on doing something, the 3 stage intake manifold is truly your best...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,415
Posted By Wongway
There's no good cost effective way to increase a...

There's no good cost effective way to increase a 328's power.

About the only thing worth doing is getting
http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-328xi-N52_3.0L/ES2642099/
It's a 3 stage intake...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 704
Posted By Wongway
Any proper halogen light setup I've seen has that...

Any proper halogen light setup I've seen has that dip. The right side is dipped up to light up road signs on that side, and the left is usually lower to lessen the chances of blinding oncoming...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-07-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,091
Posted By Wongway
The end of my loyalty to BMW is near

The end of my loyalty to BMW is near
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-07-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 785
Posted By Wongway
If you want pleasure to drive and a mini SUV,...

If you want pleasure to drive and a mini SUV, might I suggest the current Infiniti QX50?

They're rather nice and drive pretty well too. Though for winter use, I'd suggest ditching the 20" wheels...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 785
Posted By Wongway
long term, I suppose I'd rather keep a non-AWD...

long term, I suppose I'd rather keep a non-AWD 335 rather than keeping an AWD 335.

Beyond the usual things I'd worry about (turbo maintenance, walnut blasting, etc), with the AWD 335's, I'd be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 571
Posted By Wongway
Really? (about the build quality) Not knocking...

Really? (about the build quality) Not knocking your perceptions, since they closely mirror what I felt about Acuras, but I honestly would have thought the Acura's build quality might feel superior. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 511
Posted By Wongway
Eh, if you're paying the labor to get at the...

Eh, if you're paying the labor to get at the Water Pump and "save" on not doing the Thermostat, you'll guaranteed to be paying for the labor again to replace the Thermostat when that goes. It's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By Wongway
You're kinda caught between a rock and a hard...

You're kinda caught between a rock and a hard place. You can do just the one, but later, you'll likely end up paying a shop $800-$1000 to go back in and replace the thermostat.

He's charging...
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