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Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 08-18-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By d geek
Might have more interest in this topic on the...

Might have more interest in this topic on the diesel sub-forum
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-14-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By d geek
Thanks for the update. Please keep us posted on...

Thanks for the update. Please keep us posted on further progress.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-04-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By d geek
Are you using any biodiesel content?

Are you using any biodiesel content?
Forum: Off-Topic 07-27-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,336
Posted By d geek
After he shot the man, the shooter ordered the...

After he shot the man, the shooter ordered the dead man's wife, daughter and grandchild out of the car by gunpoint. No matter what happens with shooting, he will likely be convicted of this.

The...
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By d geek
Summer Holiday time in Europe. Probably skeleton...

Summer Holiday time in Europe. Probably skeleton crew staffing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,310
Posted By d geek
You add your questions to the existing thread...

You add your questions to the existing thread here. Maybe the mod will move yours over.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=854728
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,621
Posted By d geek
Do you have an actual bulletin or not? :dunno:

Do you have an actual bulletin or not? :dunno:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,621
Posted By d geek
bballfreak- Are you in possession of an actual...

bballfreak- Are you in possession of an actual TSB? Can you post a copy of it? Thanks.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,316
Posted By d geek
Yes. Diesel requires a lubricity additive at a...

Yes. Diesel requires a lubricity additive at a minimum. This can't be added before the fuel enters the pipeline and therefore must be added at the distribution terminal. Other additives are also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By d geek
I think if it was the switch then it wouldn't...

I think if it was the switch then it wouldn't just flicker at idle. But you're right, a pressure test can't hurt.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By d geek
Right, so at low rpm you are losing pressure. The...

Right, so at low rpm you are losing pressure. The pump is dying. Take action now. Good luck!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By d geek
oil pump is losing pressure or pressure sensor is...

oil pump is losing pressure or pressure sensor is faulty. Since it only happens at idle I'd suspect the pump is on its way out (or possibly the oil drive chain is stretched?)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,316
Posted By d geek
I think this is incorrect. My understanding is...

I think this is incorrect. My understanding is that some retailers have their own specific additives mixed in at the distribution terminal loading rack, in addition to the lubricity additives that...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,316
Posted By d geek
The Top Tier designation only applies to...

The Top Tier designation only applies to gasoline.
Of the 2 choices you listed, I'd go with the one that is used more often.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-14-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,131
Posted By d geek
While I don't think you'd regret either one, if...

While I don't think you'd regret either one, if you really can't feel any difference in the way they perform then why not go with the one that costs less overall?
1) What are they asking for each? ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-06-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,280
Posted By d geek
Thanks for sharing that. It looks like a thorough...

Thanks for sharing that. It looks like a thorough discussion on the topic.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 534
Posted By d geek
Pentosin can be found in NAPA and in many...

Pentosin can be found in NAPA and in many Autozones and Advance Auto Parts
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-29-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 847
Posted By d geek
Unlike the Bosch CP4.1 failures in VW/Audi tid,...

Unlike the Bosch CP4.1 failures in VW/Audi tid, the CP3.2 has been quite reliable. My guess is that you got some contaminated fuel.

I can't remember another CP3.2 failure reported here.

One...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By d geek
Of course. Now if he/she were proven innocent...

Of course.
Now if he/she were proven innocent then I imagine a governor would commute the sentence, but breaking out of prison certainly is illegal.
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By d geek
Just ask the question auf Deutsch: "Sprechen sie...

Just ask the question auf Deutsch: "Sprechen sie Englisch?" It comes off better if you don't act like you assume they should speak your language by asking the question in theirs (even though the vast...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-20-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,149
Posted By d geek
The first few days after this stretch opened...

The first few days after this stretch opened there were several reports of cars hitting groups of javelinas. The critters traditional roaming zones had to be adapted pretty quickly.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-14-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By d geek
You're taking the chance of voiding...

You're taking the chance of voiding powertrain/emissions warranty.
If you do choose to go with B20 then keep an eye on your oil level and you may want to get an oil analysis at around 5k mi.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-05-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By d geek
It would be interesting to see what BMW corporate...

It would be interesting to see what BMW corporate would say about that response from the SA.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-21-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,280
Posted By d geek
But the point where these fuels go into vapor...

But the point where these fuels go into vapor form is a better indication of their "explosiveness":

helpful link (http://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/flash-point-fuels-d_937.html)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,280
Posted By d geek
yes. Search on carbon build up (CBU). good luck

yes. Search on carbon build up (CBU).
good luck
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