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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By Wongway
Everything I've found on Eonon stuff is pretty...

Everything I've found on Eonon stuff is pretty much "garbage"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=goXgCqgKnm8
There's a live install of one and in the comments you can see how even the purchaser...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By Wongway
Cabin Air filter is easy. The engine air...

Cabin Air filter is easy.

The engine air filter I personally hate. I'm not mechanically inclined whatsoever, but everyone else in my family drives Asian makes, which have a 5 minute tops...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By Wongway
OHH You want to be different! :D ...

OHH You want to be different! :D

http://pictures.topspeed.com/IMG/crop/201506/2015-land-rover-lr4---dri-54_600x0w.jpg


Might hold less in this, but this'll make you really stand out!
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By Wongway
http://jfs24.com/data_images/vendors/jeep/jeep-01....

http://jfs24.com/data_images/vendors/jeep/jeep-01.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 12:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 579
Posted By Wongway
...good on you to pay it off, but really? A 335...

...good on you to pay it off, but really? A 335 is a bit overreaching if you can't afford to maintain it.

Seeing stuff like this makes me afraid to see what the world will be like once the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2016, 10:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 791
Posted By Wongway
I don't know if they're throwaways or just like...

I don't know if they're throwaways or just like any other rotor. What I do know is none of my rotors have ever lasted much beyond two sets of pads. So if you turn them, are they going to last...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 659
Posted By Wongway
Depends on you. Are you willing to scour the...

Depends on you.

Are you willing to scour the internet for parts?
Are you willing to scout for good Indy mechanics?
Are you willing to do it yourself?



I never bothered but I was willing to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2016, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Wongway
2011 328 xDrive here: I'm using a Monster 128GB...

2011 328 xDrive here:
I'm using a Monster 128GB SSD drive just fine....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By Wongway
Can also look into hydro dipping as well. I...

Can also look into hydro dipping as well.

I turned my brown wood look to something more along the lines of a charcoal anthracite look.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,179
Posted By Wongway
That's possible, but hard to gauge without...

That's possible, but hard to gauge without knowing exactly what was done. Did you get the car aligned after installing them? That would be huge and key. Our cars can be a bit finicky on tires...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,179
Posted By Wongway
Everything Zeichen311 said is damned good advice....

Everything Zeichen311 said is damned good advice. I wish more people had that sort of thought process.


That said, there might be a few things that neither you nor whatever mechanic(s) may have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 502
Posted By Wongway
as per usual: Thank you again fdriller9!

as per usual: Thank you again fdriller9!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 502
Posted By Wongway
eh, I could be wrong in your case, but people...

eh, I could be wrong in your case, but people tend to make assumptions that if someone owns a business they must be swimming in money. Too often, people forget having to pay the overhead, taxes,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 502
Posted By Wongway
I think you've said in the past (I could be...

I think you've said in the past (I could be wrong) that there isn't quite a poly bushing that will fit it? You almost need to shave it down?

It's been quite some time, so I could be way off. Do...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By Wongway
Funny you say that, because my best was also a...

Funny you say that, because my best was also a Volkswagen product: 1998 Audi A4.

Again, like you, even without stability control, it was an unstoppable beast in the snow. Amusingly, even let me...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By Wongway
E90 xDrive + 4 snow tires...

546784

Makes other cars on the road just look stupid.

I've watched so many cars pretty much at a standstill, and I pass them up like I'm driving on pavement.

Tried a set of Nokian Nordman...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Wongway
Actually, I find the E90 sedan I have with snows...

Actually, I find the E90 sedan I have with snows better than my old X3 with snows.
Not to sound like I'm totally favoring BMW's, but my old 1998 Audi A4 with snows was all around better than the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-12-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,645
Posted By Wongway
:thumbup: yeppers +1 here from me.

:thumbup: yeppers +1 here from me.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-12-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By Wongway
US-spec beam patterns are different as well. ...

US-spec beam patterns are different as well.

My girlfriend had/has the reverse of this issue. The previous owner of her Acura RSX Type-S had JDM headlights installed (from Japan). Well,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-12-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By Wongway
Also, when you get in to replace the thermostat,...

Also, when you get in to replace the thermostat, the water pump is right there so best to just do them both in one shot. Why pay for the labor twice?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 133,785
Posted By Wongway
There's quite a few folk all over this forum that...

There's quite a few folk all over this forum that have real-world experience with not registering new batteries. A lot of them have had their batteries fail in about 2 years or less. On the plus...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-08-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By Wongway
I might be off here, since there's various...

I might be off here, since there's various iterations of the USB port.

To my knowledge, the only USB port that works for music is the one under the arm rest (if so equipped)
The glovebox one is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By Wongway
Previous owner obviously plastered an M Sport...

Previous owner obviously plastered an M Sport bumper (or Chinese knockoff of one...) plus stupid M Badge on it to be a cheap poseur...

I'm going to guess it likely wasn't well maintained to boot. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By Wongway
I agree. I had an X3 up past 180,000 miles. My...

I agree. I had an X3 up past 180,000 miles. My starter failed me around 140,000 miles. That certainly gives me thought I should consider replacing my E90's around that mileage.

Certainly, like...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 537
Posted By Wongway
While I can agree with you to some extent, we all...

While I can agree with you to some extent, we all need to keep in mind that used wheels could have been abused to the point of having structural damage without even the original owners knowledge. ...
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