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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By aleks001
I installed the Valve cover gasket nothing was...

I installed the Valve cover gasket nothing was pinched, gaskets are fine and car was burning the same amount of oil before and after the gasket replacement.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By aleks001
No leaks. Valve cover was recently replaced. I do...

No leaks. Valve cover was recently replaced. I do have some oil on my spark plugs though, which explains the oil consumption it is definitely getting burnt in the combustion chamber, how it is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By aleks001
I didn't really test it. I'm assuming its ok...

I didn't really test it. I'm assuming its ok since there is only a slight oily film in the manifold. I also don't have high suction on the oil cap that is apparently a typical sine and there are no...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By aleks001
E90 N52 CCV is fine, which means what for oil burning ?

So On the weekend I took out my DISA flappy thing and it was intact and stuck open like it should be. As some of you might know I'm burning about 1L/4000km's so about 1L/2000 miles. I was suspecting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Here are the results after two weeks of driving,...

Here are the results after two weeks of driving, basically after a tank and a half worth of fuel. I'll leave you to make up your own mind but here is my conclusion.

1. Yes the fuel injector...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Man we don't get those awesome 2 door accords in...

Man we don't get those awesome 2 door accords in Aus which is such a shame to. Also I never buy new cars so it will take a while for that to get into a price bracket i like :P
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Whatever it will be it wont be a BMW.

Whatever it will be it wont be a BMW.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
That's the only one I've seen that specifically...

That's the only one I've seen that specifically said it had PEA in it however when I looked in the MSDS I couldnt find it anywhere, but I'm sure it is in there, how much I don't know.

I've tried...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
There's no techron products down here, I'm sure...

There's no techron products down here, I'm sure they are re-branded as something else though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.

Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
I have, but more importantly I had the valve...

I have, but more importantly I had the valve cover off about 6 months ago for the VCG. It's super clean in there no sludge whatsoever. There is no smoke whatsoever from the car and I cant be bothered...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the...

No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the most disappointing car I've ever had and that comes from someone who owned an alfa romeo. I have really regretted changing from my Mercedes and I had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
The previous owner said the dealer changed the...

The previous owner said the dealer changed the plugs when i bought the car but i seriously doubt it. I will change them asap.

Im using bp 98 here in australia its like your top tier gas over...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around...

Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around town which is majority od my driving i get around 23-28mpg.

I dont have the tools for compression testing and i doubt its an issue car drives...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos...

Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos solenoids and i finally replaced those today i gave up cleaning them and i doubt they could cause this though.

Also no smoke from the exhaust.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By aleks001
Arrow N52 Carbon on cylinders +oil on spark plugs+ Does fuel injector cleaner work test!!!

Hi Everyone,

So heres my car details:

2006 E90 325i 110000miles./176000km's.
OIl changes: Up to about 60K/100Km's per bmw service 15K/2years (Previous owner)
After 60K till now oil changes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By aleks001
No worries, good luck :)

No worries, good luck :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By aleks001
That kit is probably the one you need. The regas...

That kit is probably the one you need. The regas is literally that gas from the system. It has to be vacuumed out and then new gas added. I don't know how much it's in the states probably like $80...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By aleks001
That's very expensive and they probably want to...

That's very expensive and they probably want to use a genuine BMW compressor instead of a OEM DENSO one.

The compressor cost me about $500 + $150 for regas. Nothing would have gotten into the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 736
Posted By aleks001
They all do the same thing, find any injector...

They all do the same thing, find any injector cleaner and you will be fine. In saying that, I've recently purchased some valvoline injector cleaner which claims to clean the valves and the combustion...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-13-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By aleks001
Thanks for the advice, I will remove the...

Thanks for the advice, I will remove the manifold, I don't see how else it can be replaced. However, this is going on the back burner as I just forked out for vanos solenoids. There is no more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-12-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 836
Posted By aleks001
I guess my finally question out of curiosity is,...

I guess my finally question out of curiosity is, could you actually see where the gasket was damaged and the reason for the leak, again I ask because when I replaced my valve cover gasket because it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-12-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By aleks001
N52 PCV system refresh, what to change ?

Hi,

I'm thinking of doing my oil seperator and other pcv components, but instead of blowing money down the toilet on all the hoses that come with it what should I really be replacing. My current...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-09-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By aleks001
If your battery is 5 years or older I would go...

If your battery is 5 years or older I would go and replace that first. These cars a super sensitive to weak batteries.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 836
Posted By aleks001
Did you try tightening the bolts first, because I...

Did you try tightening the bolts first, because I had a look at mine on the weekend and they were actually super loose.
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