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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,809
Posted By clspruiell
Kinda like a sputter? A hesitation? Same with...

Kinda like a sputter? A hesitation? Same with mine.. Here are the possible culprits:

High pressure fuel pump (should be covered under bmw recall)

Injectors / ignition coil: Just had one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,454
Posted By clspruiell
btw this will be around $4500 we think thus far.

btw this will be around $4500 we think thus far.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,682
Posted By clspruiell
Mine is gone too... SA told me the new hydro...

Mine is gone too... SA told me the new hydro pump was $2400!!!!!! I swear these cars suck.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-22-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,454
Posted By clspruiell
ABS Braking System Failure and NEW hpfp failure 335i

Well my car freaked out again..... It's got 75000 miles and my SA ensured me it had the latest HPFP... Well here we go again.

Been getting slow starts and about 3 times it showed "Engine...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 414
Posted By clspruiell
335i sputtery start and long crank

Ok so as if my car hasnt given me enough trouble (new plugs, 1 new coil, new tranny, new hpfp, etc) here is what its doing.

1. Sputtery start: No smoke, sounds sick like its coughing, lasts 4-5...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-26-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,343
Posted By clspruiell
Interior Black Door Handle Peeling

Does anyone know how to obtain a new black interior plastic handle for the driver' side?

You know the black plastic molding right by where your left elbow would rest? Mine is peeling but I cannot...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 76,499
Posted By clspruiell
Gummi Pflege seemed very liquidy to me. I...

Gummi Pflege seemed very liquidy to me. I expected it to be more gel like. Is this normal?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 76,499
Posted By clspruiell
Awesome tutorial!!! Thanks alot guys. I wonder,...

Awesome tutorial!!! Thanks alot guys. I wonder, do you have anything about making adjustments to the top? Mine rattles more than it used to. Primarily one "thud" like rattle coming from somewhere...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
Yeah Dinan sounds great but I hear its like 2k...

Yeah Dinan sounds great but I hear its like 2k for about the same improvement as the JB4. The best thing about dinan is the dealership blesses it and it doesnt void warranty I don't believe. Either...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
Well said theKurgan. Let's hope she does not...

Well said theKurgan. Let's hope she does not google my username exposing this thread. Did you put your JB4 in yourself? Can I quickly take it out if/when the car goes to the dealership?
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
SA just called and said its the water pump. ...

SA just called and said its the water pump. CALWATERBOY what do you mean that I clearly lack JB4. Stop telling me that! My wife will have an all out FIT if I try to upgrade to get more power. She...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
Ha thanks Mark! I'm going to tell my wife this. ...

Ha thanks Mark! I'm going to tell my wife this. My WAF was already low. It's especially low now.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 07:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-13746_7-20020820-48.h...

http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-13746_7-20020820-48.html
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
I just had a thermostat replaced. I understand...

I just had a thermostat replaced. I understand we don't buy BMW's for reliability, but they do need to at least scratch the surface of reliability. I don't expect a Honda, but I also don't expect...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,778
Posted By clspruiell
335i Engine Overheat went into limp mode

I'd been driving about 20 minutes in traffic and interstate. Car lost all power but was running fine. It sounded like I could hear a cooling fan really rev up. Warning messages started flashing...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,466
Posted By clspruiell
This happened to me today! Went into limp mode...

This happened to me today! Went into limp mode in the middle of the road. I let it cool off for a few mins and was barely able to get it in to a parking place.

The engine was NOT HOT and then...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 370
Posted By clspruiell
AC Fan Buzzing behind dash

A couple of days ago my AC fan (or something) behind the center vents began to buzz. It gets faster/louder ad you increase fan speed. Of course it quits when you turn off the AC/Climate System. It...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 17,576
Posted By clspruiell
I did this yesterday and it really seems to have...

I did this yesterday and it really seems to have helped! It's not perfect yet, but from what I can tell its much better. I hope this is a decently long term solution.

I would also like more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 17,576
Posted By clspruiell
This sounds exactly like what I'm experiencing...

This sounds exactly like what I'm experiencing with my 6MT! I posted about it a few days ago. I have used Chevron Techron several times and always use shell or cheveron 93 Octane.

I guess I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 788
Posted By clspruiell
Slow Crank & Misfire / Sputter at high RPM 2008 335i

I just had my car serviced for a new engine thermostat and had the oil changed while it was in there.

Ever since then, the car is sluggish on cranking. Doesn't just crank right up like she used...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,379
Posted By clspruiell
335d Rear Bumper reservoir thing?

I am in a loaner 2011 335d and I want to know what this reservoir thing is behind the driver rear tire? There is a circle cover on the bumper, pop it off, and there is a small reservoir for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By clspruiell
I took the battery out all day and the key seems...

I took the battery out all day and the key seems to work fine now. I think its gonna be ok. I'll probably replace the battery anyway though.

I think this taught her that if she ever washes a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By clspruiell
Well my indy shop today said that they often...

Well my indy shop today said that they often times have to program the car to the remote. Meaning a whole software upgrade. Indy dealerships are not indicating that they can save any money on this.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By clspruiell
I did theyre saying to go through the dealer. ...

I did theyre saying to go through the dealer. Security has changed and they won't even sell me a key without title or proof of ownership. But my indy shop just told me they'd be the same price.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By clspruiell
I think itll work if I could open it up to dry...

I think itll work if I could open it up to dry out but opening it is harder than I thought. Got the battery out and took out the physical key part thats it.
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