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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-24-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,408
Posted By mrodoc
I had a 1995 525i. I was rear-ended and it was...

I had a 1995 525i. I was rear-ended and it was totaled at 225k. I had to rebuild vanos, replace all rubber hosing, power steering reservoir and several air conditioning repairs. Oil & filter was...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-16-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,321
Posted By mrodoc
1995 E43, 220k running strong. Do as much of my...

1995 E43, 220k running strong. Do as much of my own repairs as possible.
E90 9k. Do not know how long I will keep it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,976
Posted By mrodoc
O.K., I'll go out on a limb here and tell you...

O.K., I'll go out on a limb here and tell you festers of my experience. Exacly like described. I have a 525i with a GM tranny. This jerking at standstill happened sporadlically, but not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-07-2011, 10:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,095
Posted By mrodoc
Zaino. My E90 is a 2007, and people who ride in...

Zaino. My E90 is a 2007, and people who ride in it still comment about the great "leather smell." I use it about every 2-3 mos.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-07-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 663
Posted By mrodoc
So...are you saying to push the start button...

So...are you saying to push the start button without putting the FOB in the dash? I thought the system was asleep if the FOB wasn't inserted. But if the FOB is inserted and I push start...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-25-2011, 07:11 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,140
Posted By mrodoc
I have 2007 335i MT. Dealer changed tansmission...

I have 2007 335i MT. Dealer changed tansmission fluid and diff fluid at 1200 miles without question.I will continue every 30K or so.
On another note, I have a 1995 525i auto. It has 217,000 on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,125
Posted By mrodoc
There was a thread on this a while back. As I...

There was a thread on this a while back. As I recall it seems the piece becomes stiff, and non-pliable, loses its shape and difficult to keep in place, even with good adhesive. Even purchasing a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-09-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,666
Posted By mrodoc
1995 525i, 210k, mixed driving.:thumbup:

1995 525i, 210k, mixed driving.:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-29-2010, 09:42 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,719
Posted By mrodoc
It's not just about shifting faster, but about...

It's not just about shifting faster, but about driver engagement. I just enjoy feeling I have total control ever my tranny and not some geek programmer.;)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 25,816
Posted By mrodoc
? manual tranny

Has this happened to anyone with a manual transmission?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,055
Posted By mrodoc
Walksbimmer...thanks for bringing me back to...

Walksbimmer...thanks for bringing me back to reality. When reading about what some of the festers go through with the HPFP I get temporary insanity. I think I'll just go take it for a spin. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2010, 02:32 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,055
Posted By mrodoc
I have a 2007. No issues, yet. However, reading...

I have a 2007. No issues, yet. However, reading about this for the past couple of years has really left me with no respect for BMW as a company that gives a rats __s for it's customers who pay a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-08-2010, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,491
Posted By mrodoc
Hey, if it works, don't knock it. I'd be curious...

Hey, if it works, don't knock it. I'd be curious as to if it works for others. I've never had a long crank in my 2007, so I won't do the protocol. If I ever get a long crank I'll do it,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,802
Posted By mrodoc
Please, no cracks about what rock I just crawled...

Please, no cracks about what rock I just crawled out from uner...but this is the first I've heard of this. I have a 2007 with eleven months left on the warranty. Does installation of this affect...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 518
Posted By mrodoc
I have 11 months left on my warranty. I will...

I have 11 months left on my warranty. I will definitely consider extended warranty.:eek:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,010
Posted By mrodoc
I have an April 2007 build. Would the vacuum...

I have an April 2007 build. Would the vacuum line bypass serve any purpose?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,106
Posted By mrodoc
Has anyone out there had the software downgrade,...

Has anyone out there had the software downgrade, I mean upgrade:confused: who has a JB+ Does the JB override the software downgrade? Terry, any comments?:eeps:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-26-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,389
Posted By mrodoc
Real deal

It's the real deal. Run at max. The only problem is that it is like crack for your engine. One hit of the power and you're addicted and you keep coming back for more. If you have it you will...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-18-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,373
Posted By mrodoc
computer calculated gas mileage

I assume you festers are all using the trip computer. I have a 2007 6MT and the trip computer is always significantly higher than when I divide the miles run by the actual gallons used.
I do this...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,855
Posted By mrodoc
Will it still be ok to apply mascara and use an...

Will it still be ok to apply mascara and use an electric razor and drive...I've seen both here in Florida.:eek:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,085
Posted By mrodoc
I can't seem to find it, but didn't someone on...

I can't seem to find it, but didn't someone on this site post that on certain N54 vehicles (the VINS were listed) the dealer will replace the HPFP at regular service, even if the HPFP hasn't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-26-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,404
Posted By mrodoc
For those of you that don't want to sacrifice...

For those of you that don't want to sacrifice your trunk space with a spare, you can get a continental kit from a '57 Chevy. lol:D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 923
Posted By mrodoc
Some say that they do it without removing the air...

Some say that they do it without removing the air box (filter). I don't know how. If you remove the air filter box it is straight forward. BTW, the air box is a mutha to get out.
Just work it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-13-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,436
Posted By mrodoc
I've asked this on the forum, before, but the...

I've asked this on the forum, before, but the only answer I've received is "other manufacturers HPFP aren't as high pressure as BMWs." However, in the past year there are other engines with HPFP...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,681
Posted By mrodoc
I have a March 2007 build. It's never had an...

I have a March 2007 build. It's never had an update. Does this apply to my vehicle?
Last time I had it serviced, June 2009, the SA said that there were no updates.:dunno:
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