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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-07-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By 4Bimmers
No smoke without fire, or high risk for it. Why...

No smoke without fire, or high risk for it. Why did they do what they did? Did they see some evidence of it being the cause of the smell?
I had some hint of this but it went away and was never...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By 4Bimmers
Is it like skipping a cog in the diff? I have...

Is it like skipping a cog in the diff?
I have had this symptom with the tranny especially when accelerating on a jeep however.
Other thought would be the rear diff axle assembly somehow rotating...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-29-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By 4Bimmers
I had the wheel checked at tire place and that is...

I had the wheel checked at tire place and that is where the balance was ok but it seemed like a little out of round. Don't know if it sls tire or wheel though, if that would be the case.
It seems...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By 4Bimmers
Unhappy 2in pothole

I hit a 2 in deep pothole and the car slammed, sounded like it would have bottomed out. 8ooo miles on it and speed around 65mph on Interstate.
After this I got a slight vibration at speeds from low...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 475
Posted By 4Bimmers
The compressor should be running when you test...

The compressor should be running when you test the pressure. I just used one of the cans with gauge on my jeep and it read high when not running but as soon as compressor was running (I put jumper...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,191
Posted By 4Bimmers
Self import a M5 wagon from Europe. They even...

Self import a M5 wagon from Europe. They even have a 550Diesel wagon with all M stuff.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 924
Posted By 4Bimmers
In this case it was a Mercedes 280SL pagoda. Ie...

In this case it was a Mercedes 280SL pagoda. Ie 196x so quite old. The top was down in a dry garage for some 5 years under the hard top.
The climate is critical and the window is vulnerable. I have...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By 4Bimmers
I wish you all the best and your wife to maintain...

I wish you all the best and your wife to maintain her strong will and come clean.
We went through this some 10 years back and are so far ok. I have claimed misdiagnose and over cautious diagnose but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By 4Bimmers
Test drive them to see if they are as nice as u...

Test drive them to see if they are as nice as u think. Fuel mileage comes at a price. Stop engine at every corner, 4 cyl with turbo, not same torquey feel. Etc.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By 4Bimmers
I've been using Bimmers they have two shops. One...

I've been using Bimmers they have two shops. One in Roswell and one in Kennesaw.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By 4Bimmers
Look in communications.

Look in communications.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-06-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 924
Posted By 4Bimmers
I drop the top with a BMW window shield in place...

I drop the top with a BMW window shield in place to avoid scratches and creases. The I use a tonneau cover but if it rains it is likely water ends up in the car. It really work best as a suncover...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-06-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By 4Bimmers
If you took it all out u could see if the pump...

If you took it all out u could see if the pump was connected or not. U can then also try the pump with 12V to see if it works.
The lose lead u show could be fog light, electric fan, or other stuff...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By 4Bimmers
The new 28 engine sucks. Really did not like it...

The new 28 engine sucks. Really did not like it in loaner. Yes 240hp or so but my 2001 3.0 Z3 has much more grunt and continuous torque.

The steering is also awful, no feel whatsoever, all BMW...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-09-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By 4Bimmers
Connects to pump that sits under reservoir. Very...

Connects to pump that sits under reservoir. Very easy fix, just connect it. U can even remove pump and connect it and reattach pump.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 888
Posted By 4Bimmers
THE bonnet in Atlanta. In the same location I...

THE bonnet in Atlanta. In the same location I open the hood:)
Distance from the drop top will create an uneven opening or closing, even manual recommends running engine when operating the roof.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By 4Bimmers
Clogged nozzle

Clogged nozzle
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-15-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By 4Bimmers
Mine is not

Mine is not
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By 4Bimmers
Good news is you know what is causing the rattle....

Good news is you know what is causing the rattle.
If the bald is magnetic yes try that but it likely would be orients flat and too large to come out, sorry no good answers.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By 4Bimmers
Yes 93 Late 2013 model. Could well be amp fan...

Yes 93 Late 2013 model. Could well be amp fan if the amp is there.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By 4Bimmers
Fan in left rear fender?

I noticed the sound of a fan running in the left rear fender or thereabouts after engine turned off.
I opened trunk and it was even more pronounced. Anyone know what it is cooling?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 659
Posted By 4Bimmers
It is a great feature when stuck on railway...

It is a great feature when stuck on railway tracks and need to get across. Also to get started if clutch is shot and drive off shifting by rev matching only... Always a good reason to simplify...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,441
Posted By 4Bimmers
Well I thought the is and the I are the same...

Well I thought the is and the I are the same except for a remap. The same and more you can get for a little over $1k and get 420hp I believe. Don't know torque nr but this is without any hardware...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By 4Bimmers
The low profile tires make a difference to 328 in...

The low profile tires make a difference to 328 in all cases. Different wheel diameters etc.
my 335i with all the sports and 35 tires is certainly as low as the is.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 882
Posted By 4Bimmers
I am used to raise hell with the city about...

I am used to raise hell with the city about damage because of their inaction. If there were no warnings you should be entitled to compensation for more than small damage. Metal decks that have not...
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