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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 04:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 175
Posted By brewder
Looks like the "open" catch pan and jug(s) combo...

Looks like the "open" catch pan and jug(s) combo is the way to go.... Now if I could just find a 14+ quart jug... I like being able to do at least 2 changes before running out to AutoZone! Thanks...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 175
Posted By brewder
QUALITY Oil catch pan suggestions!?

Hello,

I do all my own oil changes, and currently maintain 4 cars... so it gets a lot of use. I'm on my second catch pan and I can say they both are CRAP. The cap becomes "stripped" ever so...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 393
Posted By brewder
Sounds like someone maybe didn't put the o-ring...

Sounds like someone maybe didn't put the o-ring gasket on the oil filter cap?? Is that where it's coming from?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 423
Posted By brewder
Maybe this will be a dumb comment... if so, I...

Maybe this will be a dumb comment... if so, I apologize... Is there any chance that the AC "red/blue" blend knob is actually broken and possibly stuck in the somewhat "not blue" direction??
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By brewder
You sure she has LED's?? She has a 2007... I...

You sure she has LED's?? She has a 2007... I didn't think 07's came with LED's in the taillight assembly did they??

My 2007 doesn't have LED's... but my 2011 DOES.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By brewder
What's the CC-ID being generated?

What's the CC-ID being generated?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By brewder
Thanks for the feedback... and at the $80 price...

Thanks for the feedback... and at the $80 price point, I'm kinda expecting "junk" at least in terms of PERFORMANCE. I'm just looking for a decent tire to last around 2 years... Again, this will be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By brewder
Fuzion tire by Bridgestone

Hello,

My son will be driving my 2007 E92 to/from School on a daily basis this coming fall... The existing runflats on the car are completely shot and need to be replaced... Because all his...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By brewder
OK... well, I have the COMBOX/CIC unit... I'm...

OK... well, I have the COMBOX/CIC unit... I'm asking for my 2011. :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By brewder
Why would I need hardware? All that info is...

Why would I need hardware? All that info is already displayed when my iPod is streaming tunes via USB. I figured the bt streaming from my Android should be able to do the same no?

Sent from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By brewder
Good Luck and let me know! :drink:

Good Luck and let me know! :drink:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By brewder
Aren't misfires almost always either plugs or...

Aren't misfires almost always either plugs or ignition coils? Sounds like you have replaced everything but the obvious! Also, codes should be thrown during a misfire... pull the codes to help...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By brewder
Check out my thread here...

Check out my thread here (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=776199&highlight=):
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By brewder
1. Do you have at least a simple OBD code reader?...

1. Do you have at least a simple OBD code reader? If so, what codes is it generating?
2. Is that the original battery? If it is, it's time to replace... I replaced my 2007's last year when I had...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By brewder
Well... this device is stuck at iOS 4.2.1 and...

Well... this device is stuck at iOS 4.2.1 and Wifi sync was introduced in iOS5... oh well. I have an app on my Android called TuneSync that syncs my selected iTunes playlists with my Android each...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By brewder
I assume I can setup wifi sync on the iPod to...

I assume I can setup wifi sync on the iPod to sync with my iTunes computer.... then when I pull my car into the garage (and wifi connects) it would sync to my PC running iTunes? That would be cool...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 324
Posted By brewder
Is that still the factory fill? If so, I...

Is that still the factory fill? If so, I wouldn't worry about it until you do your next oil change then monitor it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 452
Posted By brewder
AFTER: (lighting sucks, but you get the...

AFTER: (lighting sucks, but you get the idea....20%)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By brewder
I'll let an expert like DSX answer this one...but...

I'll let an expert like DSX answer this one...but for me, there was no way in hell to reach it straight on....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By brewder
Torqueing - i used a semi crisscross method...

Torqueing - i used a semi crisscross method starting in the middle of both sides.. Nothing fancy. I basically just winged it and kept my fingers crossed. It's a very low torque spec of 8.6Nm.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By brewder
Yes... did the Valvetronic motor gasket. I THINK...

Yes... did the Valvetronic motor gasket. I THINK that's where almost all of the leaking came from... and honestly, I probably could have just replaced that gasket and been done with it...but at the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By brewder
Spare iPod to use...any cool tips/tricks?

I currently have my Android phone sync'd to my 2011 E92 and use it to stream music via BT....

My son is tossing his old iPod Touch... Before he did that, I was wondering if there's any cool uses...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By brewder
Well it's all done. In case anyone is...

Well it's all done. In case anyone is interested, here are some tips if you're considering this project:

- Set aside at least TWO days for this project if you're a rookie like me. Day 1...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By brewder
I have two 328i's... BOTH run normally around 240...

I have two 328i's... BOTH run normally around 240 max... even on the hottest of days... I wouldn't change anything. :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By brewder
First and foremost... KUDOS to the BMW Technician...

First and foremost... KUDOS to the BMW Technician experts who do this kind of job on a daily basis. My hats off to you. Took me 8+ hours to get the VC off my N52. Turns out that gasket looks "ok"...
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