Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 77
Search took 0.25 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Ml3456
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-26-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,043
Posted By Ml3456
My X3 328 in the shop now getting a transfer case...

My X3 328 in the shop now getting a transfer case at 35K miles!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-26-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 696
Posted By Ml3456
There is some Styrofoam sound deadening material...

There is some Styrofoam sound deadening material in the front fenders that may be loose or rubbing. My door would squeak and after many lube and dampener replacements all I had to do was trim the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 362
Posted By Ml3456
Mine has been to dealer twice about this. Known...

Mine has been to dealer twice about this. Known problem that yo can thank German engineering for. AM radio been around a long time and they had to mess with it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,382
Posted By Ml3456
I tried the same thing. Lots of weight in the...

I tried the same thing. Lots of weight in the back of a E93. Put the summer tires on last weekend and was surprised how worn out the backs are vs. the fronts. I think the higher air pressure...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 288
Posted By Ml3456
Great info. Do you have a procedure to check the...

Great info. Do you have a procedure to check the level in the pump? I haven't seem anything.

Thanks, ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 220,517
Posted By Ml3456
Thanks. The routing mistakes are the biggest...

Thanks. The routing mistakes are the biggest headache on this system. Maybe I'll try one more time..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 834
Posted By Ml3456
Summer non-rft tires installed . It's so nice...

Summer non-rft tires installed . It's so nice now!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 220,517
Posted By Ml3456
Can someone let me know if this just updates the...

Can someone let me know if this just updates the maps or does it improve the routing also? The 2014 version didn't seem to change some of the routing that was incorrect.

Thanks, ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 220,517
Posted By Ml3456
Can someone let me know if this just updates the...

Can someone let me know if this just updates the maps or does it improve the routing also? The 2014 version didn't seem to change some of the routing that was incorrect.

Thanks, ML
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-20-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By Ml3456
BMW now has a part that goes in between the...

BMW now has a part that goes in between the panels to help quiet it. Ours gets load in cold weatehr and goes away int he summer. This is quite common. Next time it goes in I will have the part...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 834
Posted By Ml3456
Installed a SmartTop module.

Installed a SmartTop module.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,752
Posted By Ml3456
I just had this come on my 2013 E93 with 16000...

I just had this come on my 2013 E93 with 16000 miles. It was a software issue that he dealer took care of under warranty.

ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By Ml3456
If your handy try removing it and cleaning it. I...

If your handy try removing it and cleaning it. I haven;t done this to my E93, but ib two other vehicles I was able to take the cover off the switch and scrape the carbon deposits off the contacts...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-20-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,846
Posted By Ml3456
I doubt they changed the starter construction. If...

I doubt they changed the starter construction. If you research the part number its a Bosch unit used in many years and many models. But this feature will be mandated in a few years her in the US.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-17-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,846
Posted By Ml3456
I'm more worried about starter life. I had mine...

I'm more worried about starter life. I had mine coded off.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By Ml3456
Use Stabil fro storage, and Techron int he...

Use Stabil fro storage, and Techron int he spring. Techron is good for all engines. Its mixed in all Exxon gas and was the base for Amoco's premium gas. Amoco had a patented booster it used with the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By Ml3456
Search a E93 radio upgrade. Some have pictures...

Search a E93 radio upgrade. Some have pictures how to take the seats out. Pretty easy. Bottom snaps out and a few screws for the back as I remember,

ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,382
Posted By Ml3456
Second summer using the Conti DW. They have been...

Second summer using the Conti DW. They have been great and fun to drive. Love them.
ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Ml3456
My local dealer now uses a new Hunter machine...

My local dealer now uses a new Hunter machine that they don't have to weight the car down. The height gets input into the computer some how and also inputs amount of gas, etc.
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 05-06-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,126
Posted By Ml3456
Local Goodyear shop with the latest Hunter...

Local Goodyear shop with the latest Hunter machine and Laurel BMW quoted me $189. The newer machines don't require weight they say. Looking at a alignment posted online by some one else they to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,834
Posted By Ml3456
Kat, what was your experience with the BavAuto...

Kat, what was your experience with the BavAuto paint. Looks a little grayer and less silver in the video. Was this a video allusion?
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 04-23-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,126
Posted By Ml3456
Any Luck? I live near you and am adding some...

Any Luck? I live near you and am adding some suspension mods to my 335i and will need a alignment. Don't think I need weights??

ML
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By Ml3456
I think its the abs equipment that is more...

I think its the abs equipment that is more effected. Used to not change fluid also. Never seemed a problem. Bought a 4 year old Pontiac Bonneville in 2004 with 11.000 miles. Extremely clean. But the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,149
Posted By Ml3456
Are you using the key fob or console switch? The...

Are you using the key fob or console switch? The range of the fob is very short for operating the roof.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By Ml3456
You may have a problem matching just by paint...

You may have a problem matching just by paint fade. Compare the color where the paint doesn't see sun like the trunk, under the hood, door jamb, etc and see if you can see a difference. If too great...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 77

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms