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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 332
Posted By hondo402000
too bad you cannot find out what things have been...

too bad you cannot find out what things have been done, if you go to the BMW place I think any repairs done to the car at any BMW shop will show up in the system, but in my experience with cars,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By hondo402000
so you drive a 7 series? 3 series cars are...

so you drive a 7 series?

3 series cars are more sporty, executive series I think 7 series

could be time for a different car
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By hondo402000
Get the warranty. Mine paid for itself in a year

Get the warranty. Mine paid for itself in a year
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 694
Posted By hondo402000
A plastic part. That's insane to start with

A plastic part. That's insane to start with
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-16-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 560
Posted By hondo402000
you would think if he took it to the dealer they...

you would think if he took it to the dealer they would have driven the car and diagnosed it as tires or a wheel bearings or something else

so now we are suppose to be mechanics that diagnose our...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-16-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By hondo402000
some one else had posted a thread about warped...

some one else had posted a thread about warped rotors that had just been replaced due to bad rotors or materials, they didnt say they had to wait till the pads were gone

go back to the dealer...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 704
Posted By hondo402000
Cal it appears you re use your ring and pinion...

Cal it appears you re use your ring and pinion gear and all the bearings
So what happens if a bearing has failed or a tooth on the ring gear
Has gone bad. I see no where that ring gears or pinions...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 704
Posted By hondo402000
Cal it appears you re use your ring and pinion...

Cal it appears you re use your ring and pinion gear and all the bearings
So what happens if a bearing has failed or a tooth on the ring gear
Has gone bad. I see no where that ring gears or pinions...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By hondo402000
Most likely he will tell you to go some where else

Most likely he will tell you to go some where else
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By hondo402000
Expensive lesson. Thanks for the tutorial

Expensive lesson. Thanks for the tutorial
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By hondo402000
The syncro for first gear is likely the pieces of...

The syncro for first gear is likely the pieces of metal in the fluid

Yep no one rebuilds anything any more just replace it
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 704
Posted By hondo402000
you might be cheaper buying a use diff unit from...

you might be cheaper buying a use diff unit from a salvage yard.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 704
Posted By hondo402000
so are you thinking about a complete new unit or...

so are you thinking about a complete new unit or does the LSD have to be installed in the old unit,
if you say you cannot buy parts for the differential then how are you going to rebuild the unit...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By hondo402000
that is a tin based solder joint, the resistance...

that is a tin based solder joint, the resistance must be high at the connection for it to melt, clean the connector inside the socket and see if that helps make a better connection and keeps it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-14-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hondo402000
and another thought, If you cannot afford to fix...

and another thought, If you cannot afford to fix the BMW the correct way then maybe you should stick to Hondas, ones you can fix and afford to fix

it always amazed me that people purchase BMW's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-14-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hondo402000
you can always try to sell it AS IS but you...

you can always try to sell it AS IS
but you will most likely take a beating on price

If I were looking at it I would much rather purchase it with out the radio working than have the system hacked...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-13-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hondo402000
its all a guess at this point if you have it...

its all a guess at this point

if you have it repaired at the dealer will they take the 200 diagnose fee off the repair?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-12-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 703
Posted By hondo402000
Does your car have Blue tooth? you should be...

Does your car have Blue tooth? you should be able to connect the iPhone with blue tooth if your head unit is capable
I would suggest you take the car to BMW and ask them to show you how to hook...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-11-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 15,905
Posted By hondo402000
use proper viscosity oil and I would change oil...

use proper viscosity oil and I would change oil and filter between 5000 and 7500 miles

their are videos on youtube showing the insides of BMW engines that did oil changes at the recommended 15000...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-11-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 370
Posted By hondo402000
and being more specific, the water pump is an...

and being more specific, the water pump is an electric circulating type pump, when the pump is on it is powered by the electrical system by an electric motor coupled to vane type impeller that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-11-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 370
Posted By hondo402000
don't know what you mean about digital, the...

don't know what you mean about digital, the water pump is run by an electric motor in these cars, unlike older models that are run by a belt
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-10-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By hondo402000
those are gaskets too, you should have replaced...

those are gaskets too, you should have replaced them too during the valve cover gasket repair
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By hondo402000
did you have a ton of sugar in your coffee? ...

did you have a ton of sugar in your coffee?

dry it best you can, don't turn on the car until you get it dried and clean out, check the fuses and replace any blown, once totally dry and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-07-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By hondo402000
my book says there is only one catch and its in...

my book says there is only one catch and its in the middle of the hood in front, 07 335i
maybe your model is different
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-06-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By hondo402000
maybe TPM in that tire is malfunctioning

maybe TPM in that tire is malfunctioning
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