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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 711
Posted By bayer_in_texas
What?? Wheel Roundel Fell Off!!

Hey everyone. Today I was getting back from grabbing some groceries and I noticed that my front driver's side wheel was missing the roundel. I have no idea when or how this happened!

Does anyone...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Ah just noticed you're an Aussie, that must be a...

Ah just noticed you're an Aussie, that must be a pain in the butt for parts!

Thanks again for all your help!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Thank you! I don't mind buying German (with a BMW...

Thank you! I don't mind buying German (with a BMW that's a given) but the US site has the advantage of price and quick delivery (don't want to drive at night until I get these in)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I was planning on doing both for that reason,...

I was planning on doing both for that reason, however I found some websites with the bulbs for $70-90/bulb, which is a significant savings compared to $192/bulb.

Also need to make sure I stick...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Ya I did a little more searching after my post,...

Ya I did a little more searching after my post, guess I should have done that before posting. I guess I do need to D1S.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Thanks aleks, looks like I have Xenon headlights...

Thanks aleks, looks like I have Xenon headlights then. Now for my ultimately dumb question: xenon is the same as HID?

Is it model D1S from Sylvania that I need?

Or from get bmwparts.com the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
*accidentally replied instead of PMing*

*accidentally replied instead of PMing*
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Dumb Question About My Headlights

Don't worry, this isn't a thread asking about how to do a bunch of aftermarket mods to get 'baller' headlights or update them. This is somewhat more embarassing though.

This morning my 2006 330i...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 20,801
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I don't really mind the brake dust. Right after a...

I don't really mind the brake dust. Right after a wash I get a little annoyed when it first shows up, but after than I kind of like it. I just washed my car a few days ago and I was a little confused...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2010, 10:26 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,044
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Bought mine in November with 58K and now it's...

Bought mine in November with 58K and now it's already over 70K... I need to cut back on driving
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2010, 10:15 AM
Replies: 746
Views: 34,402
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Audi is known for under-rating their cars in...

Audi is known for under-rating their cars in terms of HP, Torque and 0-60 times. Something that I quite like because instead of getting a car which is supposed to be XXX hp and then you dyno it and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,901
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Kind of off-topic, but um... this whole thread is...

Kind of off-topic, but um... this whole thread is due to a troll anyways but I have a story which falls in this category:
A friend of mine drive an '08 135i, and one time I asked him whether his...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,208
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Woah, looks great man! I never noticed that huge...

Woah, looks great man! I never noticed that huge wheel gap on the x-drives
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,799
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Awesome pics. A few weeks ago I drove to Lubbock...

Awesome pics. A few weeks ago I drove to Lubbock (when I still lived in Houston) and took 290-36-I20-84.
It was really cool because I got to see every part of Texas in one LONG drive. I wish I had...
Forum: Performance 02-15-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,481
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I was hoping this was someone who had done this...

I was hoping this was someone who had done this upgrade and was posting their results.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,135
Posted By bayer_in_texas
But has anyone done this with a pre-LCI sedan?...

But has anyone done this with a pre-LCI sedan? seems like it would be difficult to get a good covering for the mustache.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2010, 05:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,225
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I agree I think the contrast is what makes it...

I agree I think the contrast is what makes it look so good.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,135
Posted By bayer_in_texas
How would one do this for the pre-LCI models with...

How would one do this for the pre-LCI models with the mustache?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,111
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Drive conservatively? Really, most of my driving...

Drive conservatively? Really, most of my driving is very conservative (even try to test out how high I can get my average mileage to go), and it makes a HUGE difference. Also, if your city driving...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2010, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,608
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I've noticed that if I set my computer during the...

I've noticed that if I set my computer during the week when basically the only driving I'm doing is the 7 miles to and from work, I get around 19-20 mpg, 21 if I'm lucky. But then when going on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 894
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Nice pics man, how much time do you spend after...

Nice pics man, how much time do you spend after the picture is taken to get the colors to "pop" (couldn't think of a better word) like that?


Camera Lens
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,310
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Great points, I always felt the whole mat theory...

Great points, I always felt the whole mat theory seemed to be a bit... flimsy. And I have heard people mention that it's the pedals but this is the first time someone has laid it out completely for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,974
Posted By bayer_in_texas
Keep both on most of the time. The only time I...

Keep both on most of the time.
The only time I have noticeably set it off was when I hit the throttle a little too hard taking off from a light on a wet road, I noticed something was weird in how it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2010, 11:05 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 38,050
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I wish I had pictures of it, but when I was...

I wish I had pictures of it, but when I was looking for a car there was a 2005 SL500 which the previous owner had plastered AMG all over it including the "Kompressor" badge and all sorts of panels,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By bayer_in_texas
I've had friends comment on how it's a male voice...

I've had friends comment on how it's a male voice taking commands and it's a female voice giving commands...

On a side note, sometimes I want to kick it because it cannot get names right.
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