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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By sde_az
Some MP3 songs will not play in CD changer

Hi,
I ran into this recently and finally figured it out. I didn't find any threads on this particular subject / solution, so figured I'd post this. Sorry if it's a dup of some other thread.

I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-30-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,335
Posted By sde_az
Hi, they can fix the fluttering at the...

Hi, they can fix the fluttering at the dealership. Take about 2 days. there is a Service Bulliten about it so may as well get it fixed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-28-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,084
Posted By sde_az
Hi, Still a little confused. Do you go between...

Hi,
Still a little confused. Do you go between the McGuiars and Gummi Pfledge to hedge your bets on which works best, or do you feel they work together?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,813
Posted By sde_az
I guess that's why I've never been a huge fan of...

I guess that's why I've never been a huge fan of CPO, but I do understand the value. I've always thought it better to meet the previous owner and work off first impressions. Passed on a truck many...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-07-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,046
Posted By sde_az
yes, if you're looking to save a few bucks, why...

yes, if you're looking to save a few bucks, why not use at least an independent BMW shop? I'm not being argumentative, I'm just curious because my maintenance is about to run out and I'm probably...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-29-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,466
Posted By sde_az
Comfort Access Trunk Release - how well does it work?

I have a 2008 conv with comfort access. Seems like probably about 1/3 of the time I walk up to the car and try to open the trunk and it won't open.
I actually locked my keys in the trunk once and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-16-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 422
Views: 40,393
Posted By sde_az
Mine had to be replaced

sde_az at 10k miles (2008 335 conv)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 19,531
Posted By sde_az
I plugged a front tire, no problem at all

I plugged a front tire, no problem at all
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2010, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 872
Posted By sde_az
I felt that I was experiencing the same thing on...

I felt that I was experiencing the same thing on mine and used that as one of the reasons I wanted my software upgraded (not an easy thing to get the delearship to do). Mine wasn't 1-2 seconds, but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,512
Posted By sde_az
I just found this out a month ago when my local...

I just found this out a month ago when my local dealer tried to sell me new rims because mine were bent and causing a vibration (he was a little too inisitent, so I decided to see what was avail...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,048
Posted By sde_az
Hi, One thing I've come to learn about BMW...

Hi,
One thing I've come to learn about BMW dealers is they get a little 'weird' when you don't buy stuff from them. Had to get a windshield wiper blade replaced and I started to get greif that they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,205
Posted By sde_az
Regarding the pre-set on the radio not showing...

Regarding the pre-set on the radio not showing the station name, what I've had to do is listen to the radio station, then on the bottom of the screen when it shows the radio station name, quickly...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-13-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,205
Posted By sde_az
I thought I was the only one that had these...

I thought I was the only one that had these thoughts because i was just too picky...you have a pretty comprehensive list...you hit all of my "random thoughts".
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-03-2010, 10:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,084
Posted By sde_az
Nordic Kat, thanks for the advice. I need to...

Nordic Kat, thanks for the advice. I need to take a closer look at the seals, and next week I'll start doing my seals too. I'll also try to find the thread you mention from last fall.
Forum: The Detail Department 04-03-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 103,680
Posted By sde_az
After reading this board I was a little stressed...

After reading this board I was a little stressed about my wheel cleaning. Windex rules (actually I used Spic and Span glass cleaner, but probably the same stuff)! Great advice. I'd say if you used...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-02-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,409
Posted By sde_az
Window Tint: Huper Optik versus Digicut

Hi...I'm going to need to get my windows tinted since I live in Az. I called a area BMW dealership and they said they switched from Huper Optik to Digicut tint (by Digitint out of Tulsa, Ok).
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-01-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,084
Posted By sde_az
[QUOTE=Nordic_Kat;5045784] I routinely open the...

[QUOTE=Nordic_Kat;5045784] I routinely open the top to a half point to clean and condition the seals after washing and I've never seen what you are describing.
QUOTE]
Can you expand a bit on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2010, 11:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,354
Posted By sde_az
Are you serious? This is your biggest concern? ...

Are you serious? This is your biggest concern? Don't think twice about this. You'll get used to it so quickly. It's a non-issue.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-30-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 7,883
Posted By sde_az
I was thinking about starting the same thread... ...

I was thinking about starting the same thread...
I bought a used 2008 335i vert 3 months back. Love the car, but the future maintenance costs scare the heck out of me (already paied for a $500...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,275
Posted By sde_az
Hi, had an clear bra put on my 335 last weekend. ...

Hi, had an clear bra put on my 335 last weekend. The price you quoted sounds about right for what I paid (complete front bumper, mirrors, lights, inside of door handles, about 1/4 way up the hood)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,015
Posted By sde_az
How long do OEM batteries last in Phoenix, Az (or other hot climate)

Long story short but I had to replace my battery in my '08 335i and it cost me $516. How long have BMW batteries been lasting in the Arizona climate? (or other extreemly hot climates such as LV...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,884
Posted By sde_az
I had an aftermarket battery in my car for a...

I had an aftermarket battery in my car for a while (bought it used and the last owner figured they'd save a few bucks before selling it). The clock would just "randomly" reset, the speed limit...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-18-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,710
Posted By sde_az
I can now set my speed limit and it remembers...

I can now set my speed limit and it remembers what it's set at. The problem was the previous owner put in an aftermarket battery. In addition to the speed limit reset, the clock was also resetting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-12-2010, 09:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,710
Posted By sde_az
Just to keep you all up to date on this. I went...

Just to keep you all up to date on this. I went skiing for 3 days last weekend, came back and I have a warning message of "excessive voltage drain", and, for example, the clock & onboard computer...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,710
Posted By sde_az
But do you have to do this every time you start...

But do you have to do this every time you start the car? Seems like there are varied answers and it's pretty annoying to have to set teh speed, and select "ok" every time I start the car.
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