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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By Philm35
Thanks for the replies, guys. When I first...

Thanks for the replies, guys.

When I first tried listening from USB rather than the analog output of my now-gone iPod, I noticed a spectacular difference in bass reproduction. It sounded deeper...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By Philm35
Diesel is easy to find. In 4+ years, I've hand...

Diesel is easy to find. In 4+ years, I've hand only one instance where I had trouble finding it when I needed it. There are iOS apps that will show you where the nearest diesel is available.

My...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-01-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By Philm35
Diesel is easy to find. In 4+ years, I've hand...

Diesel is easy to find. In 4+ years, I've hand only one instance where I had trouble finding it when I needed it. There are iOS apps that will show you where the nearest diesel is available.

My...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By Philm35
That is what I'm doing… just copying the music...

That is what I'm doing… just copying the music files directly using the Artist>Album>Song file folder structure. I just don't understand what is causing the duplicate filenames to show up in iDrive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By Philm35
I have a 2011 335d. It gets about 26MPG around...

I have a 2011 335d. It gets about 26MPG around town and about 38MPG on the freeway at 75MPH.

I've driven 2015 328i loaner cars, and for me, it has none of the character or fun-to-drive qualities...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By Philm35
USB Audio

My trusty iPod Classic was stolen from the center console of my 2011 335d (with iDrive) this week. It held about 80GB of music. Because there is no current iPod model with that much storage capacity,...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-14-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,448
Posted By Philm35
It's gone up to $4.19 here in Cincinnati… The...

It's gone up to $4.19 here in Cincinnati… The highest I've seen it.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-08-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,494
Posted By Philm35
My first DEF fill came early. It was probably...

My first DEF fill came early. It was probably because it was not fully filled at the factory. (There was an SIB about this). Since having a proper fill, I've never had to top off between scheduled...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-14-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By Philm35
Yes. For years.

Yes. For years.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-11-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,366
Posted By Philm35
When I was shopping for cars, I wanted to be a...

When I was shopping for cars, I wanted to be a responsible human and get a car that would achieve 30MPG minimum. But I also wanted something with some performance and great handling. The pickin's...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-11-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,728
Posted By Philm35
That's a beautiful D. Enjoy it! --Phil

That's a beautiful D. Enjoy it!

--Phil
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-08-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,875
Posted By Philm35
Tesla Model S.

Tesla Model S.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-28-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By Philm35
Took it to the dealership last thursday. I played...

Took it to the dealership last thursday. I played a recording of the noise I made on my iPhone for the service advisor. It wouldn't make the noise for them. Same on Friday. They won't do any repairs...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-28-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,311
Posted By Philm35
In a word: Yes.

In a word: Yes.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 17,430
Posted By Philm35
If they do, I'm sure they're not telling! ...

If they do, I'm sure they're not telling!

--Phil
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By Philm35
Thanks, guys! --Phil

Thanks, guys!

--Phil
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,318
Posted By Philm35
Cough! Cough!

Cough! Cough!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,102
Posted By Philm35
In nearly three years of ownership, I've NEVER...

In nearly three years of ownership, I've NEVER noticed any evidence of my car going into regen. No heat. No smell. No smoke. No evidence of smoke on the rear bumper. How can I verify that the car is...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 17,430
Posted By Philm35
To those who are considering dumping their cars...

To those who are considering dumping their cars before the warranty expires: Keep in mind that for every complaint about a problem that shows up in these forums, there are thousands of other cars...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By Philm35
The five-second shriek

My D has been making an annoying noise, after the car has been parked out in the hot sun for several hours. Within about 30 seconds of starting, a loud shriek emanates from the engine compartment. It...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-02-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,634
Posted By Philm35
My 2011 335d was included in the recall, and I...

My 2011 335d was included in the recall, and I had the work done a couple of weeks ago.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-18-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,490
Posted By Philm35
What are the symptoms of carbon buildup?

What are the symptoms of carbon buildup?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-18-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 62,304
Posted By Philm35
Just got mine back from having the SCR Mixer and...

Just got mine back from having the SCR Mixer and battery cable recalls done.

My car does seem to have greater acceleration torque than it used to, but that could be because I was driving a new...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,172
Posted By Philm35
Enjoy your D! After two years, I still love mine....

Enjoy your D! After two years, I still love mine. I almost never use the paddle shifters, though.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,134
Posted By Philm35
My mileage dropped about 2-4MPG after the...

My mileage dropped about 2-4MPG after the software update. I was disappointed, but I'm not gonna sue.
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