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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By SWC
Thanks - Indy is checking her out today.

Thanks - Indy is checking her out today.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2017, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By SWC
E61 535 2010 dead - need help

Driving along today - stop at an intersection and the engine shuts down. Fuel pump icon on idrive lights up - and the engine will not start back up. Had it towed to my Indy - at that point the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
Just heard from the dealership - turns out my...

Just heard from the dealership - turns out my Bank 1 Oxygen Sensor has failed - $1100 + tax. He said 7 hours labor to replace???
I'm seeing Bosch sensors online oembimmerpats.com for around $180....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-04-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
Just called BMW NA and the service rep said the...

Just called BMW NA and the service rep said the High Pressure Injector Pump and Turbo Charger Emissions are covered up to 82k miles. So, it will be interesting to see what the dealership says on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-04-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
I'll check it out - thank you

I'll check it out - thank you
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
N54 injector recall should take care of this??

N54 injector recall should take care of this??
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
Yep - first step was the plugs - I switched the...

Yep - first step was the plugs - I switched the coil from one to four and code came back same ---I guess I'm headed to the dealer to see if it's the fuel injectors. From research - injectors are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
Thanks - misfire on cylinder 1 - so for the price...

Thanks - misfire on cylinder 1 - so for the price of I was just going to do them all.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By SWC
Quick Coil Question N54

N54 engine - 135i - not getting much response on the other forum on this. Looking at new coils - and wondering if there's a big difference between the Bosch coils and the OE BMW coils. Obviously a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-26-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By SWC
328 lighting package question

Hello - I traded my e46 330i in for an 09 135i about a year ago and now things have changed a bit so I'm looking to get back into a sedan. I've been checking out a few 2011 328's because I'm leaning...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-18-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,550
Posted By SWC
I'll be honest, the 1 series never stood out in...

I'll be honest, the 1 series never stood out in the BMW lineup for me - I was an E46 guy and thought after two of them, the E46 M3 was my next car. That was until I was in for service and decided to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-22-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By SWC
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By SWC
Good point - most of my research revolves around...

Good point - most of my research revolves around the e46 - I'll check it out.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By SWC
Mixed Feelings ....

Well - as you can see in the pic my 04 330i is hitting 100k. It's been a great car since purchasing at 50k miles - all preventative maintenance along the way. I'm gearing up for a bunch more this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-23-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 839
Posted By SWC
I went with the Continental DWS all weather and...

I went with the Continental DWS all weather and they have been excellent. Snow over 4 inches is a bit challenging -
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-13-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,462
Posted By SWC
Wow - excellent find!

Wow - excellent find!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 487
Posted By SWC
Thanks - I'm used to the brake dust at this point...

Thanks - I'm used to the brake dust at this point - but it would be nice to wait every other day instead of cleaning once per day -
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 487
Posted By SWC
I agree - but just getting advice so I can make a...

I agree - but just getting advice so I can make a quick decision. I don't have much confidence in Sears Auto - but how hard is it to mess that up - lol.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 487
Posted By SWC
Quick Brake Question 330i

So I've been dealing with a chirping coming from my driver's side rear wheel - but didn't think it was the brakes because there is no pad sensor warning light. My mechanic was busy so I just ran over...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By SWC
I enjoy mostly stock E46's.

I enjoy mostly stock E46's.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 893
Posted By SWC
6.9 qts - ??

6.9 qts - ??
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-26-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,380
Posted By SWC
I tried the 3M restoration kit a while back and...

I tried the 3M restoration kit a while back and was very pleased with the results - for about 6 months. Now it's back and I'm going to replace the lenses. I have ZKW which are more expensive - but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-07-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,160
Posted By SWC
Meyle makes an excellent upgrade to the OEM. Max...

Meyle makes an excellent upgrade to the OEM. Max at oembimmerparts.com can help out.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 839
Posted By SWC
Had mine done a few months back - go with Scott...

Had mine done a few months back - go with Scott at www.radar-mirror.com. $100 or so - mail him yours, he replaces the glass and it's better than new. If you buy another BMW mirror - it will most...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 595
Posted By SWC
I'm very limited when it comes to mechanical...

I'm very limited when it comes to mechanical skills - but with the numerous DIY's on this site I was able to do my VCG and spark plugs for under $100 - all OEM parts. I also did the Fuel Filter -...
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