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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-31-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
Also forgot to mentioned that as I'm running a...

Also forgot to mentioned that as I'm running a staggered setup (style 197) moving the new tires to the rear sadly isn't possible.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-31-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
Maybe I'm cheating death and going down a...

Maybe I'm cheating death and going down a treacherous path. I measured the tires and there is about 60-65% of the tread remaining. I did end up replacing both tires on the front. spending $800-900 to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-31-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
So this appears to be the answer. It doesn't...

So this appears to be the answer. It doesn't "feel" right at all but if it worked for these guys.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609238
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-31-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
So I'm having another issue now... I bought...

So I'm having another issue now... I bought another style 197 wheel to have as a spare. I also bought a valve stem as the rim did not include one. Part number 36146792829. Much to my surprise the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-31-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
Saving a bunch of money because the tires are...

Saving a bunch of money because the tires are going to last another 15000 miles?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Anavel
Tire Replacement in Pairs?

Suffered a pothole explosion last week and subsequent bent wheel and blown tire. Now I'm wondering if I should replace both front tires to keep things "balanced" There is about half as much tread on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 750
Posted By Anavel
Probably too late to organize this and it looks...

Probably too late to organize this and it looks like lack of interest? Wish I had thought of this sooner. :cry:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By Anavel
This happened to me and my experience is detailed...

This happened to me and my experience is detailed in the thread linked below.

https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=739023&highlight=
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-03-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,042
Posted By Anavel
Mystery Noise Under Seat SOLVED

After what seemed like an eternity (several weeks) of mysterious noise coming from ~somewhere~ the mystery has finally been solved.

Under hard cornering I could hear something sliding around. It...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 333,236
Posted By Anavel
Brisk day today, I was reminded that summer is...

Brisk day today, I was reminded that summer is indeed over...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tn0TFbST2X8

Why does this knob even exist...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-07-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,372
Posted By Anavel
I've recorded 0-60 of 6.8s in my e92 328xi. It's...

I've recorded 0-60 of 6.8s in my e92 328xi. It's plenty fast enough just make sure you don't accidentally drive a 335.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-25-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 769
Posted By Anavel
Have someone who knows what they are doing check...

Have someone who knows what they are doing check for bent wheels. Style 197 are not the strongest wheel and can be bent fairly easily (speaking from experience).
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,877
Posted By Anavel
They may be a BBS wheel. They make the style 197...

They may be a BBS wheel. They make the style 197 (BBS is actually embossed on the rear of the wheel) and possibly the style 359 wheel which looks a lot like the style 197.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-18-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 697
Posted By Anavel
I think we need a massive recall on all these...

I think we need a massive recall on all these recall threads.....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,341
Posted By Anavel
http://24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_md3addNfeH1ryzys...

http://24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_md3addNfeH1ryzyswo1_500.gif
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 333,236
Posted By Anavel
Funny you mention the weather. After a morning of...

Funny you mention the weather. After a morning of downpours it cleared up and the sun came out. Low 50s and sunny, definitely warm enough for a comfortable outside car wash on December 21st!
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,130
Posted By Anavel
It is a combination punch/reamer. The hole can be...

It is a combination punch/reamer. The hole can be used to draw thread/twine/cord/rope etc through something like a sewing needle. For some reason they decided to put a ruler on it as well. I guess...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,421
Posted By Anavel
I've got the same problem but am out of warranty....

I've got the same problem but am out of warranty. I've just decided to live with it. Hopefully by the time the engine blows up I don't have the car anymore, or BMW has owned up to a design flaw and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 706
Posted By Anavel
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=VB33...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=VB33&mospid=48523&btnr=61_1877&hg=61&fg=45
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-05-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 38,777
Posted By Anavel
Glad you guys had a great time despite the...

Glad you guys had a great time despite the approaching weather. Any pics or videos incoming? Wish I could have joined you.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-05-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,056
Posted By Anavel
Had my first pothole explosion last week. Seemed...

Had my first pothole explosion last week. Seemed okay around town but after going on the highway today something is surely up. I am pretty sure I can feel and hear a slight vibration (50-80mph) from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 746
Posted By Anavel
OEM Auto Shifter Knob Conflicting P/N's

Finally getting around to replacing my scuffed up shift knob and I have come across two different part numbers. Can anybody tell me the difference?

Realoem gave me

Selector lever...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-03-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,351
Posted By Anavel
Captain were you at Lime Rock? I was there...

Captain were you at Lime Rock? I was there Saturday but didn't see any familiar faces. The weather and racing was great!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-03-2012, 06:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,351
Posted By Anavel
Previous owner had already ditched the run flats...

Previous owner had already ditched the run flats by the time I got my car at 24k. Had Falken Ziex cant remember if they were ZE-912 or ZE-512. They were very good. Have had Conti DWS for a while now...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,278
Posted By Anavel
Here is the article from C&D ...

Here is the article from C&D

http://www.sendspace.com/file/epwy57
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