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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By pointandgo
Similar experience with my F30. Engine shuts...

Similar experience with my F30. Engine shuts down normally at a stop sign, went into park but then the engine shuts off completely and I have to restart it. This only happened once so far.

I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-27-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By pointandgo
You beat me to it: ...

You beat me to it:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=420856
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-25-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By pointandgo
You're using the original wheels, right? The...

You're using the original wheels, right?

The TPMS should only give you a dash indication (alarm) if the tire pressure drops 25% below the door placard pressure. Did this start happening soon...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-25-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By pointandgo
Aside from proper length (are your wheels...

Aside from proper length (are your wheels original?) and balance...I'd have the torque of all the other bolts checked ASAP.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,153
Posted By pointandgo
It seems that there are multiple ways for water...

It seems that there are multiple ways for water to get into the trunk - few of which are the fault of the car owner:

See SIB 61 13 06 (it's on the Internet).

What are you supposed to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By pointandgo
Did your shop us this machine to 'balance' the...

Did your shop us this machine to 'balance' the tires/wheels?

http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/tech/gsp9712c.jpg

The Hunter GSP9700. If not, find a shop that has one (Google Hunter...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,153
Posted By pointandgo
I don't know what the lawsuit is supposed to...

I don't know what the lawsuit is supposed to accomplish...perhaps it seeks to get reimbursement for all those who had to pay for electronic damage from water ingress to the trunk.

My E90 came...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-23-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 552
Posted By pointandgo
All a ripoff, but I might have gone for this: ...

All a ripoff, but I might have gone for this:

http://img3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20111105195112/logopedia/images/9/93/Rusty_Jones_sticker_(guaranteed_rustproofing).jpg

:bigpimp:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-23-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By pointandgo
No acceptable at all that they returned the car...

No acceptable at all that they returned the car to you in that condition. They're going to give you a satisfaction survey and expect all '10s'? :dunno:

On the other hand you drove away from the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-23-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,153
Posted By pointandgo
Water in trunk - Oh oh...

This should be interesting...

Class action says BMW stores delicate electronics in leaky trunks
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-16-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By pointandgo
Just brought my car in for service...my...

Just brought my car in for service...my dealership (service) closes at 6:30 pm and they don't have an after hours key fob 'drop box' as far as I can see.

We've had threads on this unfortunate...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-10-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,274
Posted By pointandgo
A compact spare would be the best option, but...

A compact spare would be the best option, but you'll need all the equipment...jack, handle, lug bolts, etc. Your owners manual won't give instructions on how to change the tire...

See 'sticky.'...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,192
Posted By pointandgo
I refuse to believe that. I've 'broken in' all...

I refuse to believe that. I've 'broken in' all my previous BMWs according to the owner's manual recommendations.

There's no 'rhyme nor reason' to BMW's oil consumption by model.
My previous...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
Geezus...14 posts later. Model year makes a...

Geezus...14 posts later. Model year makes a difference. :tsk:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By pointandgo
Two things stand out, but first a few questions: ...

Two things stand out, but first a few questions:

Do you live in a 'snow' area? Are the tires on your car 'staggered'?

I see:

1. Some signs of 'chipping' on the tread elements. Odd for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
What is the YEAR of your car. This will...

What is the YEAR of your car. This will determine the correct torque value of your lug bolts.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-03-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,327
Posted By pointandgo
Twice this week? Reported. Disregard...

Twice this week?

Reported.

Disregard for California's crisis. Where's your empathy? :mad:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
Noted. And what was the OP's model year or did I...

Noted. And what was the OP's model year or did I miss something?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By pointandgo
Two PSI off from placard pressure should not have...

Two PSI off from placard pressure should not have been enough to 'trigger' your TPMS warning. A 25% reduction from placard pressure is required. How did you measure the PSI?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
Starting in 2014 the torque went from 88 to 103. ...

Starting in 2014 the torque went from 88 to 103. What model year are we dealing with here?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-03-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,327
Posted By pointandgo
With the severe Calif. drought, some of us (my...

With the severe Calif. drought, some of us (my neighbors especially) have been reducing their car wash schedules.

http://www.autospies.com/images/users/omarrana/bmw_m6_dirty_dubai_images_main.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By pointandgo
You can trust your low pressure warning 'thing.' ...

You can trust your low pressure warning 'thing.' Get yourself a reliable tire air pressure gauge and reset them to the door placard pressure.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
That could be the spec...depending on year/model....

That could be the spec...depending on year/model. Best not to speculate as things have changed recently.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By pointandgo
Geezus, that's quite high. Year and model...

Geezus, that's quite high. Year and model details please...I'll provide the specs.

(how can anyone provide the torque specs without knowing the year and model details???) Let's not shoot from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,192
Posted By pointandgo
For some reason my '13 F30 hasn't consumed any...

For some reason my '13 F30 hasn't consumed any oil in 8K miles. Two 1,000 mile r/t to the mountains up to 10 - 12K elevation changes and the expected 'chugging' uphill.

Perhaps I have 'good...
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