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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-30-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By matreyia
Ecs tuning premium rotor set review

The ECS Premium two piece rotors for a 335i e93.
I got the front and rears with Hawk 5.0 pads.
I followed bedding instructions EXACTLY as I did not intend to waste $1600 worth of rotors and pads....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
Middle Plastic Convertible Joint Cover Piece

>> I just ordered the screws and the middle left plastic clip cover for the convertible joint plus the screws and the plastic connectors underneath the plastic clip. I will have it painted and see if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,012
Posted By matreyia
I have heard often about the spark plug change...

I have heard often about the spark plug change requirements. No such thing on a Dinan. Literally zero issues. Zero downtime, plug and play. Now on my third year with Dinan and still zero issues.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,012
Posted By matreyia
Thank you for your candor. Now prepare for the...

Thank you for your candor. Now prepare for the onslaught because you might have just offended the fanboys.

I saw once a video of a new m4 with over 600 HP from a piggy back that dusted a bunch of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,012
Posted By matreyia
"And you personally know evrybody in Austin that...

"And you personally know evrybody in Austin that has a BMW with Cobb or JB4? Seriously?"

What is wrong with you folks? Where does it say I know everyone in Austin with Cobb or JB4? Stop...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,012
Posted By matreyia
Good for you CAL. Your experience will not erase...

Good for you CAL. Your experience will not erase the 100% jb4 & Cobb cars in Austin that consistently run into engine issues. You can say all you want about how it just works. Personal experience has...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,012
Posted By matreyia
100% of JB4, COBB and Vishnu Users have Issues

I can report to you that every single Cobb, Vishnu, JB4 tuned car that I am familiar with has had issues from strange behaviors, to smoked out engines during throttle, to complete shut down. I do...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
Nothing last forever. I use my roof multiple...

Nothing last forever. I use my roof multiple times perday so I expected it would not be able to keep up.

Just got new engine with new turbos, new hpfp, oil pump, new cats, dinan oil cooler, water...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
Gold warranty

I got the gold warranty but next time I would definitely get the platinum.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
Yes, that is basically correct. There is a slight...

Yes, that is basically correct. There is a slight chance that it will still work if the roof was up at the time of impact... a very slight chance.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
I just had my roof motors replaced on my 2009...

I just had my roof motors replaced on my 2009 335i a few months ago. I bought the car from Vegas in 2013. It had 29K miles on it at the time I bought it and it was a lease that was bought by Tobin...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By matreyia
"Hydraulic lifters are self adjusting. They will...

"Hydraulic lifters are self adjusting. They will tick when something causes them to lose their internal oil pressure. Pressure loss can occur if the internals of the lifter become dirty from not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By matreyia
Yes. But not ludicrously loud. If you can hear in...

Yes. But not ludicrously loud. If you can hear in inside the cabin with the windows rolled up, then there is a problem and the lifters need adjusting.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,178
Posted By matreyia
Thank god for someone who actually knows about Dinan

dude, that Waterboy dude keeps saying the same erroneous information over and over, no matter what Dinan owners tell him.

I have a stage 2, Dinan CAI, Dinan Intercooler setup and I have zero BMW...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 175,204
Posted By matreyia
Smile weird...

I wanted to get that too, but I thought that cars with comfort access were ineligible for this upgrade. Where did you get it?

Thanks.

VT
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-06-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
>>I was under the impression that stock was hard...

>>I was under the impression that stock was hard aluminum. In any case, naturally you should follow torque specs so as not to damage parts.

>>No problems yet. Everything is subject to entropy so...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
Oil marketing is as trust worthy as voodoo. The...

Oil marketing is as trust worthy as voodoo. The only reason I would use "approved" oil is for warranty defense. Otherwise...eh, whatever.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
"1) Are the particles removed significant or...

"1) Are the particles removed significant or relevant to engine longevity? (example, people use aftermarket air filters that obviously do not filter as well as the stock element, yet we do not see...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
I wouldn't doubt it. I am beginning to wonder if...

I wouldn't doubt it. I am beginning to wonder if you understand my point at all though.
If you don't want to use it and think it does nothing, then don't. I use it because I want those particles...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
Nobody is saying that the engines will die if you...

Nobody is saying that the engines will die if you don't use this. As stated before, it is for people who want to minimize all possible contaminants. Yes it is harmful but not to the extent that it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
Of course. That doesn't mean those engines...

Of course.

That doesn't mean those engines have aren't damaged from the particles. It just means the engines can tolerate it but rest assured they are more damaged. It is a product for OCD folks...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,194
Posted By matreyia
They do work

I used them on all my other cars and every oil change there is a big ass glob of metal filings stuck around the magnetic drain plug. Anyone who thinks this does not add to the wear and tear is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-27-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,209
Posted By matreyia
I used bulldog paint adhesion promoter and a can...

I used bulldog paint adhesion promoter and a can of duplicator paint to colorize my plate base...looks good to me. Or you can waste $150 bucks buying one that is your body color from a website.
...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 10-27-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,561
Posted By matreyia
You can buy a front plate base from webites for...

You can buy a front plate base from webites for $150 that matches body color...or you could do this for less than $20:

1. Bulldog adhesion promoter
2. duplicolor paint

See images attached.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-26-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,747
Posted By matreyia
Thumbs down Horrible advice.

Don't tell people to use products that will harm their cars.
WD40 will cause more harm than good on leather...good luck wiping the oily residue away and getting rid of the chemical smell...

Why...
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