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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By dkl
Is that a BA9s LED bulb?

Is that a BA9s LED bulb?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 10:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By dkl
Unfortunately, there is no LED "kit" for the Z4. ...

Unfortunately, there is no LED "kit" for the Z4. I believed "pungo's" mod is custom :( Also, I don't think they are actually as bright as what his night time picture is showing :(
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-15-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By dkl
Does NJ also require a visual inspection like CA?...

Does NJ also require a visual inspection like CA? If so, you will fail that for sure.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-15-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By dkl
If you've already tried resetting it, then you'll...

If you've already tried resetting it, then you'll need to have a dealer or independent mechanic use their diagnostic system (unless you have access to one) to determine the exact bad module. These...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-14-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By dkl
Have you tried resetting/recalibrating the system?

Have you tried resetting/recalibrating the system?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 464
Posted By dkl
I've replaced my battery twice now. Nothing...

I've replaced my battery twice now. Nothing special needed to be done other than resetting the clock and turning the steering wheel lock to lock to reset a few of the dash lights.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By dkl
The impact in gas mileage were minimal, if at...

The impact in gas mileage were minimal, if at all. But then again, if you're worried about gas mileage on these beasts, this shouldn't be your next car ;)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-06-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By dkl
It shouldn't affect performance much. 19" & 20"...

It shouldn't affect performance much. 19" & 20" wasn't an option on the 3.0i, but these are common and desirable upgrades that many of us have. I have staggered 19" on my 3.0 and hadn't noticed...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-03-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By dkl
You are correct. But you're putting an...

You are correct. But you're putting an additional 1.23% difference in overall diameter on top of that 5% deviation in diameter and SLR. If that doesn't dissuades you, I give you an example problem...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-03-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By dkl
I would NOT recommend doing the 255/275 combo as...

I would NOT recommend doing the 255/275 combo as it will put excessive stress on your transfer case. I'm willing to put money that you will be buying a new transfer case before your next set of...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-28-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By dkl
WTF??? Someone actually have the audacity to...

WTF??? Someone actually have the audacity to threaten you just because they didn't care for the information on your website? I'm just speechless of all the crazies that's out there these days :mad:...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 12-12-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 326
Posted By dkl
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-11-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,045
Posted By dkl
Your statement is true for the most part. But if...

Your statement is true for the most part. But if you would have gotten a different model, then something as simple as a battery change will required a battery registration with the car's computer or...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-11-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,045
Posted By dkl
Battery registration is only required on cars...

Battery registration is only required on cars with the MOST system. Our cars are not MOST. Something sounds fishy if your indy is able to register the battery on your car. For references, see these...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-10-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,045
Posted By dkl
Diehard "Gold" is LeadAcid. If you want AGM,...

Diehard "Gold" is LeadAcid. If you want AGM, you'll need to get their "Advanced Gold" series.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-09-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By dkl
Note that not all 225/255 are created equal. ...

Note that not all 225/255 are created equal. Some 225 can look like either 215 or 235 depending on the tire design! Just compare "Tread Width" on Tire Rack should give you an idea.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By dkl
Does that price include changing out the fluids...

Does that price include changing out the fluids in your torque converter and cooler lines? If so, $421 is a bargain. For your reference, my Indy charged me $650 to do fluids/filter change...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By dkl
There is definitely a leak somewhere if it's...

There is definitely a leak somewhere if it's taking that much fluid. You obviously have air in the line now since the reservoir was emptied out. Find and fix the leak first, then flush the system...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 11-28-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 326
Posted By dkl
FS: Alpine CHA-S634 MP3/CD Changer with Soundgate ABMW35 (Alpine to BMW interface ada

I have an Alpine CHA-S634 MP3/CD Changer with Soundgate ABMW35 (Alpine to BMW interface adapter) for sale. This combo was just recently removed from my 2004 X5 in perfectly working condition....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-10-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By dkl
I followed this on my MC and it worked fine for...

I followed this on my MC and it worked fine for me.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmVfD55dvLU
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qofxpoKNpY0
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-21-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) manual tranny fluid
Views: 433
Posted By dkl
Take a look at the label on your transmission. ...

Take a look at the label on your transmission. Then refer to this => http://www.redlineoil.com/news_article.aspx?id=13
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-07-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By dkl
All BMWs are like that - if you're referring to...

All BMWs are like that - if you're referring to the cig. lighter always being powered.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-07-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By dkl
When you say "flush", are you removing 100% of...

When you say "flush", are you removing 100% of the fluid, including those in the torque converter and oil cooler? If you are just dropping the pan, then I would go with whatever that's best match...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-25-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,571
Posted By dkl
There's some good reading on bearings here =>...

There's some good reading on bearings here => http://www.langracing.com/

Looks like your car is a good candidate for their crankshaft modification kit
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-23-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Posted By dkl
FS: E53 X5 Strut Tower Bar/Brace

I figured that there's problably more traffic here than the classified section...

I have an E53 X5 Aluminum Strut Tower Bar/Brace for sale. $100 local pickup or buyer pays shipping. Preferred...
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