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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-19-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By Steve_C
Seems that when a run flat is in run flat mode,...

Seems that when a run flat is in run flat mode, (defined as under 15psi to 0 psi), the tire's structural intergrity can be compromised, and the problem is that it is difficult to determine by...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By Steve_C
I have a brand new license plate (tow hook mount)...

I have a brand new license plate (tow hook mount) still in box, (box opened, contents sealed) with instructions.
It is for a 2011 E90, it does fit other years, but need to check to be sure of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By Steve_C
I just had to plug one runflat recently, I need...

I just had to plug one runflat recently, I need to get it off the rim now to be patched (in addition to the plug). So far, so good. I did research to see if plug & patch was OK for runflats, did not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,840
Posted By Steve_C
Received letter also...... Patience all while I...

Received letter also......
Patience all while I try to post it (3 pages PDF
Steve_C
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-12-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,435
Posted By Steve_C
SULEV autos meet California Air Research Board...

SULEV autos meet California Air Research Board Emission standards (CARB) which are higher than the Federal EPA standards are.
Individual states have the option to follow the standard EPA (Federal)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,125
Posted By Steve_C
While it might be a coincidence, it is unlikely &...

While it might be a coincidence, it is unlikely & it probably is a fuel issue.

I would make it a point to tell the service tech / advisor the story as you posted here.
It may save much...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-03-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,581
Posted By Steve_C
That E46 SULEV setup caused me concern when on...

That E46 SULEV setup caused me concern when on the market for my wife's 2011 328.
What a horribly expensive setup that was...really shameful on the part of BMW engineers.
Thank heavens they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,383
Posted By Steve_C
If not to late, before it goes to the body shop...

If not to late, before it goes to the body shop remove that small rectangular plug from the rear bumper near the hit & keep it as a spare in case you need it later on! They have a tendancy to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,581
Posted By Steve_C
SULEV autos meet California Air Research Board ...

SULEV autos meet California Air Research Board Emission standards (CARB) which are higher than the Federal EPA standards are.
Individual states have the option to follow the standard EPA (Federal)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-24-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,187
Posted By Steve_C
Well said Haskindum....

Well said Haskindum....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,702
Posted By Steve_C
LMAO! Well said my friend!

LMAO!
Well said my friend!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-29-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,780
Posted By Steve_C
Same happened on our 2011 order! Problem is,...

Same happened on our 2011 order!

Problem is, when ordering from website the park dist contol rear is default because front PDC is not avail with the front M fascia.
Once PDC rear option comes up...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-23-2011, 06:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,879
Posted By Steve_C
We ordered have HK on my wife's 2011 328xi. ...

We ordered have HK on my wife's 2011 328xi.
Open the trunk, on the left side trunk liner panel you will see a door access cover. Behind the access cover is the amp for the HK system.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2011, 05:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,698
Posted By Steve_C
I am going to agree here. As a previous poster...

I am going to agree here. As a previous poster mentioned, this has been the worst year for potholes in a long time in all 5 boroughs & Westchester County.

Picked up a new 328 in October, I did not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2011, 06:39 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,968
Posted By Steve_C
I agree with you Doug. Problem is, replies...

I agree with you Doug. Problem is, replies regarding your concerns are being made by enthusuiasts who have low tolerence for those posting brand flaws (real or percieved) and wanting to discuss them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,968
Posted By Steve_C
Yes, I listened to the video before responding....

Yes, I listened to the video before responding. The OP description + noise in the video + the noise my wife's 328xi all appear to be one in the same.

I understand exactly what you mean about...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-02-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,968
Posted By Steve_C
I hear the same exact whine the OP describes in...

I hear the same exact whine the OP describes in my wife's new 2011 xi automatic (1.4k miles).
I think my wife is oblivious to it because she keeps the tunes cranked up. It seems a bit loud for me to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2011, 04:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,915
Posted By Steve_C
For sale, Rhoplate (tow hook mount) brand new...

For sale, Rhoplate (tow hook mount) brand new still in factory wrap never used for 3 series o6 on up, #RPBW01
$60.00 shipped, OBO
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-30-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,017
Posted By Steve_C
WD-40 will do the job. The trick is to let it...

WD-40 will do the job. The trick is to let it soak for a few days. Apply it as often as you can (at least 3x a day) & give it a few days. If you can gently tap the cap after each WD application, that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-27-2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,070
Posted By Steve_C
The Infiniti driver did not go straight to work....

The Infiniti driver did not go straight to work. He had to go atop a mountain first to pack a snowball & get it rolling.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-22-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,223
Posted By Steve_C
Isn't that BMW cable part of the new car delivery...

Isn't that BMW cable part of the new car delivery for cars built prior to 9/10?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-22-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 12,639
Posted By Steve_C
Hmmm, I sense a bit of playful infatuation...

Hmmm,
I sense a bit of playful infatuation going on between the audi owner & yourself.

Don't waste any time...ditch the girlfriend & date the audi owner.

Break the ice gently..just tell her...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,001
Posted By Steve_C
That is what I did....after trying it I loved it...

That is what I did....after trying it I loved it so much I bought a Lifetime Subscribe for $400 dollars. I keep my cars a very long time, and I figured if I should sell having lifetime sat might make...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2010, 08:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,511
Posted By Steve_C
The gift I recieved after my recent purchase is a...

The gift I recieved after my recent purchase is a USB card. It contains BMW manuals. It has unused memory to load songs onto it so you can download it to the car via the glovebox USB port.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-27-2010, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,249
Posted By Steve_C
Agreed! While the chips/dings hide well...bugs...

Agreed!
While the chips/dings hide well...bugs & road service tar-like chemicals (black hardened specks) are really tough to work out unless you get them while they are fresh!
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