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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By ctuna
If you are going to BMW for repairs your nuts

If you are going to BMW for repairs your nuts
if you out of warranty . A water pump and thermostat
change would be around 1 to 1.5k at and Indy . Motor change
arounnd 6k . At 10k I would scrap...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By ctuna
I believe that's the year the idrive changed

I believe that's the year the idrive changed
from disk based to hardrive based.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=122

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1209304
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By ctuna
Scan the car with a BMW capable scanner

Scan the car with a BMW capable scanner
Most common problem related to shaking is
a coil going bad , but it could be any of quite a number
of things.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-25-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By ctuna
Some of us that own manuals have found

Some of us that own manuals have found
Changing the transmission fluid to redline d6
smooths things out. Especially in the lower gears.
There are quite a few threads on this.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-25-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By ctuna
Not enough detail

Not enough detail
Most common cause is a coil going out though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By ctuna
Make sure they change the tensioner

Make sure they change the tensioner
Or it will happen again .
They also need to check the front main seal.
You probably should have found a BMW Indy.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By ctuna
If you are not under warranty I no dealer.

If you are not under warranty , no dealer.
Find an Indy.
Don't drive it any further.
The problem is not with the belt itself in most cases its the
belt tensioner, it gets weak and belt won't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By ctuna
2006 330 would be good

2006 330 would be good if you have to get a car that old.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 825
Posted By ctuna
Lazy American Drivers in Heavy traffic.

They have a hard time selling them now here is the biggest reason.

Lazy American Drivers in Heavy traffic.
with no coordination skills.
Why is the Ford f150 the most popular vehicle in the US.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 936
Posted By ctuna
Looks like they are shooting for the perfect

Looks like they are shooting for the perfect Toyota Camry.
But much more expensive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By ctuna
f30

http://f30.bimmerpost.com/forums/tags.php?tag=bmw+f30+forum
Lots of connections and things to get right when changing a motor.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By ctuna
If you have and f30 you are on the wrong

If you have and f30 you are on the wrong forum .
This is only for the non turbo and turbo sixes.
e9x not f3x.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_3_Series_(F30/F31)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By ctuna
The f30's get better gas milage than the e90's

The f30's get better gas mileage than the e90's.
A lot of us here do not like the electric steering on the f series.

It remains to be scene what the long term maintenance issues
are with the F30...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By ctuna
So you are takins about an F30 328

So you are taking about an F30 328 which is a 4 cylinder turbo and
not an e90 which is a 6 cylinder normally aspirated car.
Yes performance will cost you.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By ctuna
The turbo is much more likely to give you

The turbo is much more likely to give you
expensive repair problems.
You can't use the 300 hp in everyday traffic
unless you are reckless.
Although I would say the 328 with and automatic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By ctuna
You can get a value oil change at around 99

You can get a value oil change at around 99
at some dealerships . If you DIY parts are around 50 bucks.
Indys usually charge around 100 to .
These are US not Euro prices .
As this is a mostly US...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2016, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By ctuna
Do you know if this is an installed option?

Do you know if this is an installed option?
Try one of the the BMW vin checkers to see if you
have the option installed .
You must have idrive to have this option.(streaming bluetooth music)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

http://www.e90post.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=353400&d=1267318728
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-20-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

electical e90 pdf...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By ctuna
Don't you have warranty still

Don't you have warranty still
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2016, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By ctuna
So you might want to post on the f series forum

So you might want to post on the f series forum.
There have been some comments about general downgrading
of the interior material in the F series and this has happened
over the life of the e90...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2016, 11:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By ctuna
Is this an e90 or a f series?

Is this an e90 or a f series ?
Because I thought that a 4 was an f series and had
a different interior to a e9x.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 963
Posted By ctuna
One guy used penetrating oil to loosen a stuck one

One guy used penetrating oil to loosen a stuck one.
You don't want to leave it in long term.
How many miles were on the set you took out.
How much for the parts?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2016, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 408
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

electical e90 pdf...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2016, 11:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 425
Posted By ctuna
Because redline says its correct and its closer

Because redline says its correct and its closer
to the factory stuff in terms of viscosity.
See redline app on there website and there blog.
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