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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-25-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By aleks001
OMG, this is going to save us a ton of money,...

OMG, this is going to save us a ton of money, well for the people who use the bosch blades anyway. It looks like the re-fill can be changed easily, on top of that the refill itself looks to be quite...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-25-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By aleks001
RainX is annoying because it has to be re-applied...

RainX is annoying because it has to be re-applied too often. If you wash your car every 2 weeks like I do, it comes of pretty quickly.

I have switched to the bosch from the valeo, they are a far...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By aleks001
Bosch vs Valeo Wiper blades ?

Just wondering everyones opion. The car uses SWF/Valeo as default but when I bought the car switched to bosch and was very happy, the blade seemed a lot thicker. I then got a really good deal on some...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,441
Posted By aleks001
Hi All, Bit of an update on this, I don't...

Hi All,

Bit of an update on this, I don't like to leave threads behind as I hate it when I read a unfinished thread lol

So I have ordered and received a new alternator and used (almost new)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 466
Posted By aleks001
My advise to you is to go used, it's not...

My advise to you is to go used, it's not difficult, will save you tones of money just requires a bit of research into coding.

Find a used unit on ebay
Code it in with ncs expert, plenty of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By aleks001
If there is an article out there on this issue I...

If there is an article out there on this issue I have read it :P That is a temporary solution and doesn't last, neither does the bleeding procedure. I belive the only true fix for this is the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By aleks001
Exclamation N52 ticking, possible solution, could it be this simple ?

So I have an intermittent tick at startup from my N52 and a super slight tick at idle after the engine has been running for a while. I am going to be switching from a 5w-40 to a 0w-30 oil soon which...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,306
Posted By aleks001
I just risk going without, to hell with it. Next...

I just risk going without, to hell with it. Next car will definetly have a spare, 1. Run flat tyres suck 2. They are expensive 3. I will happily pay the 000000000.0000001% fuel penalty for having a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By aleks001
Absolutely agree :P You also have to remember...

Absolutely agree :P You also have to remember though that a lot has changed since when those cars where developed. Those cars were mainly driven where today we mainly spend our time sitting in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By aleks001
Absolutely agree :P You also have to remeber...

Absolutely agree :P You also have to remeber though that a lot has changed since when those cars where developed. Those cars were mainly driven where today we mainly spend our time sitting in traffic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By aleks001
Yeah it's a very common problem and I've even...

Yeah it's a very common problem and I've even seen it pop up on the F-series threads here and there. Supper annoying. Really unnaceptable from BMW. I don't know if it's the seals themselves or if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By aleks001
Never herd of duponts, quick google within...

Never herd of duponts, quick google within Australia also isn't showing it.

It's weird but its more of a rattle sound then anything else, you couldn't believe that the seals can make that sound....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By aleks001
E90, E92 Door seal creaking, what have you tried and results ?

We all know that a lot of the E-series cars suffer from door seal creaking. I've have tried many things with varying results and thought I would post a thread about what I tried and it's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-08-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By aleks001
I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for...

I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for but it requires more then just simply getting new headlights and coding them:...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By aleks001
Just got a quote for a 4L pack for $40 + GST....

Just got a quote for a 4L pack for $40 + GST. SOLD! I will give this oil a crack especially since Total claims the M1375.4 Shell rating and on top of this it's way cheaper then nulon as well at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By aleks001
Just to update this thread as I'm getting closer...

Just to update this thread as I'm getting closer to doing this change. I've found:

TOTAL - FLUIDMATIC MV LV

Which is ZF M-1375.4 (6HP) credited.

So I'm just looking to see the cost of this...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,669
Posted By aleks001
1. Ditch RFT immediately. 2. Replace waterpump...

1. Ditch RFT immediately. 2. Replace waterpump and thermostat every 60,000 MILES. Expensive but so is towing.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By aleks001
Because your car was calibrated with a thinner...

Because your car was calibrated with a thinner tyre, if you get a thicker tyre your wheels take longer to make a full turn. There are sites where you can put in your new and old tyre size and it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-03-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By aleks001
No it won't affect anything apart from your speed...

No it won't affect anything apart from your speed really (will be off by 5% or so). But I would find the tyre size that's right for your car.

Also, I have pirelli Pzero's on my car now for about a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-03-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By aleks001
First of all this is a E90, Second, it can be...

First of all this is a E90, Second, it can be changed. Thirdly, it's idling less than 650 in his video and it's bouncing around. Should be flat on 600-650 and not moving that much. Also, when it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-03-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By aleks001
Can only guess that it's something on belt...

Can only guess that it's something on belt system, alternator, power steering pump, pulleys etc. Also your car isn't idling properly.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-01-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By aleks001
Don't bother rebuilding at that price, you can...

Don't bother rebuilding at that price, you can find it new for $400.

I just got one from ebay for $250 and it is almost new. There are a couple on there. The part number you need:

WIthout...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,441
Posted By aleks001
I've ordered a new Alternator for everyone...

I've ordered a new Alternator for everyone following this thread. I'm 100% sure that what I thought was a sound from my AC is coming from the Alternator, you can really hear it if you get close to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 109
Posted By aleks001
Question e90 325i Alternator and power steering pump issue ?

Hi Guys,

Could you have a look at this video I made and let me know what you think. I don't know if this is normal or not. My alternator pulley definitely has a wobble in it, but I don't know when...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,441
Posted By aleks001
All pulleys except alternator: ...

All pulleys except alternator:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CNyjlxqSeM&feature=youtu.be

Alternator:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqBShT_H0VI&feature=youtu.be

Vibration damper...
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