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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Today, 10:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By rdkind62
I think you may be over thinking this a bit. It...

I think you may be over thinking this a bit. It isn't likely to need any significant repairs for the next 7 or 8 years based on regular use. If you change the oil and filters and do general...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Today, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
Posted By rdkind62
All of that sounded like the teacher on Charlie...

All of that sounded like the teacher on Charlie Brown cartoons.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Today, 06:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By rdkind62
I have no doubt that repair/replacement parts for...

I have no doubt that repair/replacement parts for the X1 will be available for many years to come.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 11:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By rdkind62
Since the E84 has been in production for several...

Since the E84 has been in production for several years now, I would guess that any bugs that it had in the beginning would have been worked out by now. The last year of production should be the most...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By rdkind62
I've heard nothing but good reviews of the...

I've heard nothing but good reviews of the Continental Extreme Contact DWS. Keep us updated.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By rdkind62
There is nothing that can give you a significant...

There is nothing that can give you a significant power upgrade for your normally aspirated engine without spending several thousand dollars. If you have that kind of money around then sell your 328...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By rdkind62
+1 on Zaino for both cleaning and conditioning. ...

+1 on Zaino for both cleaning and conditioning. Not to mention that it smells great.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 11:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By rdkind62
I have the crosshatched aluminum in my 335is and...

I have the crosshatched aluminum in my 335is and the brushed aluminum in my X1. Both of them have black interior and I will have to say I prefer the brushed aluminum look. It is a little brighter...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-27-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By rdkind62
And I have had 4 BMW's and not a single check...

And I have had 4 BMW's and not a single check engine light or leak of any kind. Had one trip to a dealer because a light bulb burned out under warranty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By rdkind62
I may be wrong, but isn't there an oxygen sensor...

I may be wrong, but isn't there an oxygen sensor before and after the catalytic converter? If so, did he replace both sensors?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By rdkind62
I have switched to non-runflats on my car and the...

I have switched to non-runflats on my car and the ride quality was greatly improved, but in my book it isn't worth making the change if your current tires aren't in need of being replaced.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By rdkind62
Looking good. I hope it lives up to your...

Looking good. I hope it lives up to your expectations.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By rdkind62
You mentioned that you do want the added noise,...

You mentioned that you do want the added noise, and you won't get that with a drop in.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By rdkind62
You need to add some new downpipes if you plan on...

You need to add some new downpipes if you plan on uping the boost a significant amount. Catless ones can be had for about $330 or catted ones for twice the price.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By rdkind62
With a little bit of research I'd say $23600 for...

With a little bit of research I'd say $23600 for retail or $20000 for trade in. Both in Canadian dollars.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By rdkind62
You can probably contact Don Nguyen, who is a...

You can probably contact Don Nguyen, who is a site sponsor, by PM and he could probably answer your question. He also has an ongoing thread showing his great work in applying vinyl wrap.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-19-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,139
Posted By rdkind62
Both vehicles in my signature. Mine is the 335is...

Both vehicles in my signature. Mine is the 335is and the X1 is for my wife.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,330
Posted By rdkind62
Exactly what I was looking for. I'll post some...

Exactly what I was looking for. I'll post some dyno numbers in a month or so.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 532
Posted By rdkind62
I am a Zaino guy, but there is a detail forum...

I am a Zaino guy, but there is a detail forum here that has ton's of recommendations.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By rdkind62
I agree that it is a must unless you would prefer...

I agree that it is a must unless you would prefer to drive like you have a Honda Accord, in which case Sport mode probably isn't that important.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 12:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By rdkind62
The fault is recognized when the voltage of the...

The fault is recognized when the voltage of the intake-manifold pressure sensor exceeds 4.8 V.Potential problem source(s):- Defect in wiring harness between DME and intake-manifold pressure sensor-...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 12:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By rdkind62
You might want to ask this in the M3 forum. ...

You might want to ask this in the M3 forum. You'll probably get more feedback there. While my car does have the DCT is is a lot newer and haven't had any issues with it thus far.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,330
Posted By rdkind62
#1 non-runflats #2 Cobb tune #3 downpipes ...

#1 non-runflats
#2 Cobb tune
#3 downpipes
#4 upgraded FMIC
#5 CAI
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-16-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By rdkind62
I agree with the M-Sport choice, and not just for...

I agree with the M-Sport choice, and not just for the X1. I will always choose the M-Sport for the vehicle color, wheels, handling package, and overall appearance.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-15-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By rdkind62
I wouldn't say that I drive any better per se,...

I wouldn't say that I drive any better per se, but I do think I consciously try to drive with more courtesy than I did in the past. I know I am driving a BMW and I don't want to live up to that...
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