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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 04:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.

Dont gave a compressor unfortunetly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
I have, but more importantly I had the valve...

I have, but more importantly I had the valve cover off about 6 months ago for the VCG. It's super clean in there no sludge whatsoever. There is no smoke whatsoever from the car and I cant be bothered...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the...

No Way I'm getting that done. This is by far the most disappointing car I've ever had and that comes from someone who owned an alfa romeo. I have really regretted changing from my Mercedes and I had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
The previous owner said the dealer changed the...

The previous owner said the dealer changed the plugs when i bought the car but i seriously doubt it. I will change them asap.

Im using bp 98 here in australia its like your top tier gas over...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around...

Fuel economy is same since i got the car. Around town which is majority od my driving i get around 23-28mpg.

I dont have the tools for compression testing and i doubt its an issue car drives...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos...

Only had a dme 2a82 which is usually for vanos solenoids and i finally replaced those today i gave up cleaning them and i doubt they could cause this though.

Also no smoke from the exhaust.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By aleks001
Arrow N52 Carbon on cylinders +oil on spark plugs+ Does fuel injector cleaner work test!!!

Hi Everyone,

So heres my car details:

2006 E90 325i 110000miles./176000km's.
OIl changes: Up to about 60K/100Km's per bmw service 15K/2years (Previous owner)
After 60K till now oil changes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By aleks001
No worries, good luck :)

No worries, good luck :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By aleks001
That kit is probably the one you need. The regas...

That kit is probably the one you need. The regas is literally that gas from the system. It has to be vacuumed out and then new gas added. I don't know how much it's in the states probably like $80...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By aleks001
That's very expensive and they probably want to...

That's very expensive and they probably want to use a genuine BMW compressor instead of a OEM DENSO one.

The compressor cost me about $500 + $150 for regas. Nothing would have gotten into the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 673
Posted By aleks001
They all do the same thing, find any injector...

They all do the same thing, find any injector cleaner and you will be fine. In saying that, I've recently purchased some valvoline injector cleaner which claims to clean the valves and the combustion...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-13-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By aleks001
Thanks for the advice, I will remove the...

Thanks for the advice, I will remove the manifold, I don't see how else it can be replaced. However, this is going on the back burner as I just forked out for vanos solenoids. There is no more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-12-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 681
Posted By aleks001
I guess my finally question out of curiosity is,...

I guess my finally question out of curiosity is, could you actually see where the gasket was damaged and the reason for the leak, again I ask because when I replaced my valve cover gasket because it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-12-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By aleks001
N52 PCV system refresh, what to change ?

Hi,

I'm thinking of doing my oil seperator and other pcv components, but instead of blowing money down the toilet on all the hoses that come with it what should I really be replacing. My current...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-09-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By aleks001
If your battery is 5 years or older I would go...

If your battery is 5 years or older I would go and replace that first. These cars a super sensitive to weak batteries.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 681
Posted By aleks001
Did you try tightening the bolts first, because I...

Did you try tightening the bolts first, because I had a look at mine on the weekend and they were actually super loose.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
I had a rule, only Michelin, Continental and...

I had a rule, only Michelin, Continental and Pirelli. I broke it and immidietly regreted it lol I would put michelin on everything but it is quite expensive in Aus land. 224/45/17 p/sports are $195...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
So I got the tyres replaced by my local tyre...

So I got the tyres replaced by my local tyre store (full refund for the dunlops) and we are back to a quiet ride. New tyres are Continental contact MC5. Pretty comfortable tyre and very low road...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
I really don't know all I can do is report my...

I really don't know all I can do is report my experience to worn others, but in saying that just because it is loud to me, might not mean it is loud to someone else. I Don't know if it makes a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
I don't know if I notice it more because the...

I don't know if I notice it more because the previous tyres I had were literally silent.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
I don't think it will make a difference. I've...

I don't think it will make a difference. I've never had to break in a tyre before. The tread design is quite aggressive this is whats probably causing the issue. I didn't even want this tyre. I was...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 662
Posted By aleks001
Dunlop Direzza DZ102 Tyres - STAY AWAY!

So I just had my Pirelli pzero rosso's replaced with Dunlop Direzza DZ102 (225/45/17). These tyres are so loud for some reason between 20-80KPH. Grip is great, but the noise is just hell. It makes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2015, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 470
Posted By aleks001
It wont be that, that's your water pump. Only...

It wont be that, that's your water pump. Only water goes through there. You most likely have a Valve cover or even more likely oil filter housing gasket leak at the top of the engine and it has...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By aleks001
As far as I know the dealer is your only option...

As far as I know the dealer is your only option for keys.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,571
Posted By aleks001
Mine just bombed out no warnings or anything on...

Mine just bombed out no warnings or anything on the highway.
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