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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-17-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,478
Posted By fun2drive
Mangler Who in Atlanta was this? I need some...

Mangler
Who in Atlanta was this?
I need some remote coding done as well.
Thanks
PM me if you don't want to mention his name here...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-16-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 35,021
Posted By fun2drive
Ohio Coding Needed: Dayton-Cinn-Columbus

I need some E-93 things coded/ recoded like a replacement FRM2.
I am not the only one I see others trying to get some help.
I have all the software and laptop as well as other coding programs but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-13-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 90,538
Posted By fun2drive
I have BMWHAT and the ability to code anything is...

I have BMWHAT and the ability to code anything is very much dependent upon the year E93 you have. I have an early E93 4-2007 and there are virtually no items I can code what so ever.
Be sure to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-08-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 410
Posted By fun2drive
I have never liked the banging noise on any of my...

I have never liked the banging noise on any of my verts, E30-36-93. I just stop the top an inch or two before it makes contact with the windshield cowling. Then just close it again and it doesn't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-04-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,045
Posted By fun2drive
Glad you are OK the car well sorry to see it...

Glad you are OK the car well sorry to see it destroyed but the parts will live on in a lot of other BMWs.
You didn't say what you are replacing it with. Are you leaving the BMW family?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-04-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,562
Posted By fun2drive
Oil filter housing gasket is not that hard a...

Oil filter housing gasket is not that hard a repair if you remove the radiator fan which makes the whole job easier. Also you can just loosen the intake manifold and pull it forward to get to the one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-04-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 90,538
Posted By fun2drive
Basics work for most convertible tops be they...

Basics work for most convertible tops be they soft top or hard top, manual or automatic.
I was doing the same lubrication and soft top care before I got the retractable hard top so I know it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-21-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,011
Posted By fun2drive
N engines are following the same path previous 6...

N engines are following the same path previous 6 cylinder engines of BMWs model line since 1991 when the pumps were mechanical. If you view data on E36 and E46 they have a high failure rate at guess...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-12-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By fun2drive
This might help Last 7 of the vin needed... ...

This might help
Last 7 of the vin needed...
http://www.bmwvin.com/
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-29-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By fun2drive
I removed my headrests 7 years ago and just have...

I removed my headrests 7 years ago and just have the plastic covers never looked back. Well that isn't true I can look back now and not have 30% plus rear visibility blocked. Who among us puts pax in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 808
Posted By fun2drive
That is the reason I didn't order sport with my...

That is the reason I didn't order sport with my E93. I had two M3's until recently and hated the sport seats. The side bolsters would dig into my hips and the seat back didn't fit my back. I tried...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By fun2drive
Check to see if you are getting power to that...

Check to see if you are getting power to that angel eye and if not it is likely your FRM...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 90,538
Posted By fun2drive
Archivist Is someone pulling your leg at the...

Archivist
Is someone pulling your leg at the dealership? We are talking about a 300-500 dollar repair with new strings. My advice is to check at other dealers and tell them you want the strings...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 861
Posted By fun2drive
Coking is caused by blowby and on the 335 it is...

Coking is caused by blowby and on the 335 it is from the EGR valve not sealing completely at no boost and when under boost. Our main issue on the 335 is direct engine was not washing the film off the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By fun2drive
Battery cable recall is a good place to verify....

Battery cable recall is a good place to verify. Exactly what happens when you try to start the car? Meaning foot on the brake, push the start button holding it in what happens? Since you said you had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By fun2drive
I have seen cases the steering angle sensor was...

I have seen cases the steering angle sensor was the problem. The codes you show point to the ABS/DSC/ Brake as I mentioned and threw those codes while the problem was the SAS. Your codes are just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-01-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By fun2drive
First thing to check and INPA should have told...

First thing to check and INPA should have told you is your steering angle sensor. I don't think a wheel speed sensor will cause this fault but it might since it is a magnetic trigger. If not a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-28-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 555
Posted By fun2drive
Lifeguard 6 and Mercon SP are the only two...

Lifeguard 6 and Mercon SP are the only two products I know that work for ZF 6 spds.
Mercon SP is not that easy to find at every parts store. I bought mine at O'Reilly's and they ordered it for me....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By fun2drive
I think you need to solve that water issue fast...

I think you need to solve that water issue fast as that is a real problem for life of electronics. I have not taken my battery tray out but maybe this realoem.com site will help you see how the tray...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-23-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By fun2drive
This not an automation technology but an aiding...

This not an automation technology but an aiding technology. I don't see any government giving approval to any vehicle without a back up operator at the controls. I am all for this technology used it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 378
Posted By fun2drive
How many miles and what service has been done to...

How many miles and what service has been done to the transfer case.
Clunking sounds like driveline or suspension which means you should be able to replicate the suspension pushing down or side to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 656
Posted By fun2drive
Having replaced my ABS/DSC/ Brake module and also...

Having replaced my ABS/DSC/ Brake module and also repaired mine post replacement I would suggest one or two things as a possible path to discovery. Also Modulemasters should be able to repair your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By fun2drive
You might start here ...

You might start here
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609222
and do a search using Kat and relay and see if that helps some. There is a salmon colored relay that is known to fail...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 755
Posted By fun2drive
As a data point BMW has not built a reliable...

As a data point BMW has not built a reliable water pump since the E36 came out for the 6 cylinder engines. Most fail at 60-90K miles and these are mechanical pumps for the E36 and E46. This is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 638
Posted By fun2drive
Is your IBS functioning? If not you can get all...

Is your IBS functioning? If not you can get all sorts of issues that are not related. It sounds like a connection issue not a DME issue. Might be DME but that is rare. Has your car has the battery...
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