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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-23-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 500
Posted By BB_cuda
The sensor actually generates power from when the...

The sensor actually generates power from when the wheels are rolling
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-20-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 851
Posted By BB_cuda
I thought -04 had to do with producing lower ash...

I thought -04 had to do with producing lower ash to be less load on DPF
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-19-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 500
Posted By BB_cuda
Easiest thing for tire shop to do is mark where...

Easiest thing for tire shop to do is mark where valve stem is on tire. Leave balancing weights in place. Dismount tire. R&R the sensor. Reinstall tire with mark on tire aligned with valve stem. Run...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-19-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 843
Posted By BB_cuda
Perhaps the negotiation should be to get price...

Perhaps the negotiation should be to get price reduced by the normal cost of carbon cleaning ($1500) to cover when the day comes. If dealer won't do that, then consider walking. One would think...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-13-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By BB_cuda
Yes, I know there is a need for more fluid. My...

Yes, I know there is a need for more fluid. My point is try to quantify this. I'm ordering fluid from internet and need to know how much. I'd rather not have to guess too high at $19 per liter. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-13-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 510
Posted By BB_cuda
You might want to be careful with that E53 pan. ...

You might want to be careful with that E53 pan.
there is a consequence to it being shorter. It holds 1L less when properly filled. I've read that you should check fluid level through hole in pan...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-13-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
The short version of Dave's response is you don't...

The short version of Dave's response is you don't know if CBU is there unless you look
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-13-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By BB_cuda
trans pan swap to E65 Alpina type

I'm normally over in the M57/N57 diesel area but need to bug you E65 guys with a question.

I have a 335D with hp26 transmission. Its time for fluid service. My car is just out of warranty. I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-12-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
i wouldn't be too keen on all of the caca going...

i wouldn't be too keen on all of the caca going into valve pockets. Not sure how far up into system this stuff cleans. I'm sure you would have many codes needing clearing. My block took longer than...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-12-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
Hooper, was the 15 minute comment if reference to...

Hooper, was the 15 minute comment if reference to something like this?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrpxoxYmPsc
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-09-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,789
Posted By BB_cuda
Alemap, Here is a link to a filter pack. ...

Alemap,
Here is a link to a filter pack. Doesn't include oil. $85 US
http://www.idparts.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=50&products_id=3030

I've never heard of a heater for the oil filter...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-07-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,430
Posted By BB_cuda
Yes, I did subsequently see this in the news...

Yes, I did subsequently see this in the news here. United Steel Workers union, i believe. I have no clue what the disagreement is but typically this would happen when oil was very high and the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-06-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,227
Posted By BB_cuda
Not sure if the adblue temperature comment had...

Not sure if the adblue temperature comment had anything to do with how it chemically works in the SCR or not. The urea freezes at 19F (-7C). Our 335Ds have a heater on the active tank to protect...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-03-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,430
Posted By BB_cuda
Strike? Folks are getting laid off in H town.

Strike? Folks are getting laid off in H town.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-03-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,279
Posted By BB_cuda
Perhaps I'm clueless but i thought all diesels...

Perhaps I'm clueless but i thought all diesels had a forged lower end.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-31-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
Hearing that the cooler was clogged tells me that...

Hearing that the cooler was clogged tells me that this engine is/or was producing a large amount of soot. I have a junk EGR cooler that I have cut some of its extremeties off of. It is a heat...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-29-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,430
Posted By BB_cuda
Still getting diesel for less than premium unlead...

Still getting diesel for less than premium unlead here in Houston. $2.19/gallon at chevron with cash card. $2.47/gallon for premium. That said, many other stations around here have diesel for...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-28-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 979
Posted By BB_cuda
Hi guys, Yeah I wasn't the OP but no offense...

Hi guys,
Yeah I wasn't the OP but no offense was taken. I'm glad he told me the pump handles can be any color. The color green of the button was really what saved my a$$. Again, i know read the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-27-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 979
Posted By BB_cuda
I was a very luck b$stard in this regard. Like...

I was a very luck b$stard in this regard. Like N4S says stay with a by heart process. I go to same place every time for diesel. I buy gasoline elsewhere for the truck and other cars. In my story...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-19-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,279
Posted By BB_cuda
Is there a minimum depth of bowl needed? My...

Is there a minimum depth of bowl needed? My point is what if you got custom pistons where bowl was enlarged diameter but shallower depth to compensate for same volume....to keep same comp ratio?
...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-14-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
Something doesn't smell right here. 2...

Something doesn't smell right here.

2 reasons.

First, pressure would be blowing out of the leak not sucking into it except when absolutely no boost coming from turbo. Ask me how i know. My...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,430
Posted By BB_cuda
Oregon is a little different though. No self...

Oregon is a little different though. No self serve pumping there. State aims to do it for safety reasons. Not sure of head to head price difference for similar fuel market ... Perhaps across WA...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
UKBimmer, I think it fair that they explain why...

UKBimmer, I think it fair that they explain why sooooo early. It would seem to me your X5D is atypical of of ANY M57 let alone an X5 with low and high press EGR. I would insist that they verify...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,430
Posted By BB_cuda
Down another 10 cents to $2.299/gallon

Down another 10 cents to $2.299/gallon
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-12-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,058
Posted By BB_cuda
Unfortunately, its the other way around for VW...

Unfortunately, its the other way around for VW Jetta TDI owners . I'm sure it's all in the marketing of not having another consumable liquid.

There is subtle difference here though. Less oxygen...
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