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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By ctuna
They are on mine maybe its been done once already.

They are on mine maybe yours has been done once already.
And I am 100 percent sure as I am always looking at them
loolking for the inevitable leak , plus I have read the DIY multiple times.
And...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By ctuna
If you alread have Nav the you can do the retrofit

If you already have Nav the you can do the retrofit at a non astronomical price.
Bimmertech is probably the easiest place to get what you need in hardware
and programming . You need to go shopping...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 137
Posted By ctuna
Yep All th Silicon Valley dealers are expensive.

Yep All th Silicon Valley dealers are expensive.
And the SF ones to.
You have to go to East Bay BMW before the prices
start coming down. Unless you are doing warranty work
you are much better off...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By ctuna
The lack of abilty to delete here is not good.

The lack of abilty to delete here is not good.

If you read any of the DIY's that are around you need a good
torque wrench and a supply of new bolts whenever you do anything
significant to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By ctuna
Yeah but at 60 bucks it still a bargain.

Yeah but at 60 bucks it still a bargain.
plus the cost of a cable or bluetooth dongle.
Some say a 15 buck elm327 will work.
I thought it gave you a direct readout of the error
codes without you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By ctuna
BMWhat for the average guy ans its way cheaper

BMWhat for the average guy and its way cheaper
plus it allows you to code. Runs on your smartphone you buy a cable
or bluetooth obd dongle and the app.
I don't think its Vin limited.

Or A...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 453
Posted By ctuna
Some of those plug in last picture look kind of toasted.

Some of those plug in last picture look kind of toasted.

BMWhat is a smartphone app . You need either a cable or
a bluetooth OBD dongle to hook it up.
I believe you have to have a cable on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 318
Posted By ctuna
Mine did this and I changed to Redline D6

Mine did this and I changed the fluid to Redline D6
it smoothed things right out.
In my situation it was not chronic and did it occasionally
but was annoying.
Some people have had good results...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By ctuna
Since its and 06 it probably needs a battery.

Since its and 06 it probably needs a battery.
If its anything like the gas car the most these battery's last
is 6 years. There is a diesel sub forum at e90post.
Have you load tested the battery?...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By ctuna
Don't you have do a full idrive retrofit?

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=728890&highlight=idrive

Like the one in the link above.

Which is more like 3500 on parts at a minimum.
Since you need a new dash and really have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCQQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bimmerfest.com%2Fforums%2Fattachment.php%3Fattachmentid%3D402295%26d%3D1381855923&ei=TWrpUsjkGYT9oATKq...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By ctuna
Its on the orignal battery from 07

Its on the orignal battery from 07
its time for a new one.
You can try putting a charge on the battery an see if things improve.
Low Voltage/current can cause a lot of things to go wacky.
You...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 270
Posted By ctuna
kind of early for plugs on a 328

kind of early for plugs on a 328
I wanted to change mine early an my Indy
says I can go to 80 to 90k on the stock ones.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 324
Posted By ctuna
So its all fixed now?

So its all fixed now?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 453
Posted By ctuna
I think the recommended BMW spark plug socket/tool

I think the recommended a BMW spark plug socket/tool
in one of the video's or at Burger Motorsports or ECS tunning
that somehow grabbed the plug.
I would look into getting your own diag setup...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By ctuna
Well I meant one of thoes software apps that

Well I meant one of thoes software apps that
Record all of the Engine parameters while you are driving.
The parameters you get through the OBD Port.
When the battery is disconnected the learned...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By ctuna
Which scanners support real time scanning and recording

Which scanners support real time scanning and recording
BMWhat or BMWlogger? It might be informative to get a readout
from one of these and or record erratic behavior or record it on your cell...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,092
Posted By ctuna
So is it still ticking .

So is it still ticking distinctly.
I heard mine ticking once a year or two ago then not again.
Since I have a manual and keep the rpm's at a decent level
I am wondering if I won't be as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By ctuna
How many miles on this beast?

How many miles on this beast?
Clean vanos solonoids.
But those usually throw a code.
Which fluids have been changed?
Which coils were changed you might want to change
the remaining three. When...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 453
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adwPdshUTYg&list=PL691E5829632F8FF7&index=7


http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=16

You might try just swapping the coil first to isolate the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 453
Posted By ctuna
More likly its a coil but plugs a 100k mile more n52

More likly its a coil but plugs at 100k mile for a n52
is what BMW specs . But it would be wise to do it between
80 or 90 k miles.
I have heard bad plugs can cause coils to go bad.
You need a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By ctuna
With no connection if should have been infinite ohms

With no connection if should have been infinite ohms,
unless the ends where shorted together.
Doe that couldn't have been good for the amp unless
it has a short protection circuit.
You have to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By ctuna
Get out the ohmeter

Get out the ohmmeter
From the trunk on the connector each rear speaker should measure about
3 ohms from the connector though the wiring if its connected.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By ctuna
There are two mpg gauges

There are two mpg gauges
one on the lower right of the gauge cluster and
one on the tripometer gauge computer display they should give you
an idea whats happening , and they should give you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-17-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 37,236
Posted By ctuna
If you replace it with the same capacity battery

If you replace it with the same capacity battery that is the same type
all its needs is registering. Most Indys can do that or you can buy something
like the BMWhat app and do it yourself. Best to...
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