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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 275
Posted By Morketh
The keyhole didn't work which I read was quite...

The keyhole didn't work which I read was quite common, the lock actuator breaks and the dealership wants to charge you out the ass to fix it.

In my life I have never heard of any other cars having...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 275
Posted By Morketh
Well, I didn't know about the jumper box trick...

Well, I didn't know about the jumper box trick and honestly I think I still would have done it the same way if I did. I sawed a hole through the damn back seat to get in, now I have a ski pass. F*%$...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 275
Posted By Morketh
Yea I didn't do any of that. I thought that I...

Yea I didn't do any of that. I thought that I should be able to provide power through the front jumper post but that didnt work, the keyhole didnt work because the lock is broke apparently for the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 275
Posted By Morketh
Front jumper post on 2007 328i do not work????

I disconnected my battery in trunk completely because i had to take the alternator off.
I removed the power distribution box on the battery which is what I think makes the front jumper post work????...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By Morketh
used the Helicoil and got it rethreaded and all...

used the Helicoil and got it rethreaded and all is well now!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By Morketh
Going to go get one of the helicoils and see if i...

Going to go get one of the helicoils and see if i cant get it to work and then use a dye and tap set to rethread...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By Morketh
Well I got it all on there and working. Problem...

Well I got it all on there and working. Problem is I stripped the alternator where the idler pulley goes into. Read something that said torque spec is 59 ft lbs.... it is not 59 ft lbs.

My plan...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By Morketh
bump

bump
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-29-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By Morketh
Looking for 2007 328i serpentine belt and tensioner replacement DIY

Looking for 2007 328i serpentine belt and tensioner replacement DIY.
I was able to find this one here: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=627158
but all of the pictures have been...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 391
Posted By Morketh
No it is not lowered. I took the wheel off and...

No it is not lowered. I took the wheel off and looked all around and couldnt see anything, everything is fine now... weird.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 391
Posted By Morketh
Hrmmm, it stopped after I drove about 20 miles at...

Hrmmm, it stopped after I drove about 20 miles at 50mph... weird. Still taking the wheel off and checking it tomorrow.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 391
Posted By Morketh
There is a metal plate behind the rotor and when...

There is a metal plate behind the rotor and when I flick it, it makes that same ping noise so i think something is hitting that metal plate. I have to go to class tonight so tomorrow I will pop the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 391
Posted By Morketh
What is this loud metal pinging noise coming from the rear of my car?

This ping noise happens when I drive slowly, I cant hear it when I am over like 15mph, in this video I am just nudging the car back and forth while it is in park.

I checked the lug nuts they are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2013, 07:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
We'll see. I will continue to monitor the coolant...

We'll see. I will continue to monitor the coolant if it gets low again I will take it to someone else.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Advantage BMW in Clear Lake.

Advantage BMW in Clear Lake.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Well guess what guys! Everything is okay. I...

Well guess what guys! Everything is okay.
I took it to the dealership and they said the amount of white goo is completely normal in the coolant and they could go to any number of used BMWs and find...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-11-2013, 05:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Yea, will definitely do a bit more investigation...

Yea, will definitely do a bit more investigation before I blow money, thanks for the tips for sure.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-10-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Well there is definitely something wrong. I have...

Well there is definitely something wrong. I have been checking it every Friday and it has been staying full. I checked it today and the coolant was low again so I topped it off and there was more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
lol everyone saying something different. I think...

lol everyone saying something different. I think I may take your advice though. I will probably just check the coolant every friday and see if the levels have changed significantly or if there is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Do you know if it is possible to rent this tool...

Do you know if it is possible to rent this tool to pressure test the cooling system? I know autozone will let me rent the compression testing tool, never seen one of these though...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Going to do a compression test tonight and see...

Going to do a compression test tonight and see how that goes. I will have to look at the paper again where they did the rebuild and see what all it says again.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Dealership did a top engine rebuild last December...

Dealership did a top engine rebuild last December because they messed something up when changing my oil so could be they got oil in there when that happened? I dunno
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Yea I went and bought a gallon of distilled water...

Yea I went and bought a gallon of distilled water to mix with my coolant and refill the reservoir. I think maybe I will go to dealership in a couple weeks and see if they can do some test to see if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-13-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
No smoke comes out of the tailpipe ever, not sure...

No smoke comes out of the tailpipe ever, not sure about the water cooled oil cooler..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-13-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,828
Posted By Morketh
Yea a lot of people say blown head gasket for...

Yea a lot of people say blown head gasket for this problem, I will check the oil cap tomorrow and see but Im honestly not too worried about it. The car runs fine.
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