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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Robin128
Not from a BMW dealer. Look out!...incoming!...

Not from a BMW dealer.

Look out!...incoming!

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 634
Posted By Robin128
Sensor costs 30 in UK.

Sensor costs 30 in UK.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By Robin128
You put your moby no up on a world forum??? ...

You put your moby no up on a world forum???

:yikes:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 634
Posted By Robin128
DIY...fit a new one next time you change oil and...

DIY...fit a new one next time you change oil and filter.

The sensor is easy to change and inexpensive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 835
Posted By Robin128
In the 40 years I have been servicing my motors I...

In the 40 years I have been servicing my motors I have to say I do not miss changing points, adjusting drum brakes and doing oil changes on my mini 1000.

I did go thru a tense period with this my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-28-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 654
Posted By Robin128
Personally I believe there is no increase in...

Personally I believe there is no increase in power from using a higher octane than the range suggested by BMW. In addition, I believe a lower octane than the suggested range will cause some ignition...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 294
Posted By Robin128
If no damage underneath and car running ok you...

If no damage underneath and car running ok you can either carry on regardless or see if any codes thrown by visiting dealer.

My encounter with a large sink hole soon after I bought it and not used...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By Robin128
My 335i goes thru no probs...if one gets pushed I...

My 335i goes thru no probs...if one gets pushed I push it back into place by hand...not on the button.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,148
Posted By Robin128
On my second set of mich pilot 2 run flat...can't...

On my second set of mich pilot 2 run flat...can't fault them.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 288
Posted By Robin128
Knackered clutch causes grind when trying to...

Knackered clutch causes grind when trying to select reverse on most manuals...could be selectors...sounds like it has been mistreated in the past.

Try starting in reverse with clutch depressed.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,227
Posted By Robin128
It's when sophistication starts to mean 'spoilt',...

It's when sophistication starts to mean 'spoilt', by definition.

It's bigger than a dipstick...it's something BMW needs to learn in terms of core brand values...bit like their electric water pump....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By Robin128
Welcome...pics pse. :)

Welcome...pics pse.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,227
Posted By Robin128
I want one! :clap:

I want one!

:clap:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Robin128
Sure it's just not tightening up to original...

Sure it's just not tightening up to original standard? How many miles?

Replaced my front arms/bushings on my T5 recently with similar effect...90,000m.

Have you checked tracking since?

:)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,573
Posted By Robin128
I'd feel like kicking the dog when I got home...

I'd feel like kicking the dog when I got home after that!

But I wouldn't...honest.:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By Robin128
Clearly, if rotors are being changed, pads need...

Clearly, if rotors are being changed, pads need to be changed the same time.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By Robin128
In UK such a complaint would get the tyre place...

In UK such a complaint would get the tyre place sorting out your problem...they should at least swap them over or try a replacement.

Are you sure they balanced them properly? How good a brand are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By Robin128
If your suspension/steering is ok and the rotors...

If your suspension/steering is ok and the rotors are not wobbling it's the wheels.

Swap the tyres between wheels...try different tyres.

Complain to tyre manufacturer.

Wheels are best...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By Robin128
And when do you find out its reached its end?...

And when do you find out its reached its end? It's a pita when it fails unexpectedly and costs little...one per axle.

As you say over there...you do the math.

:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-14-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By Robin128
Rear 300/296mm front 312/300 depending on date...

Rear 300/296mm front 312/300 depending on date mfr. There are other sizes and variations.

Stick to oem spec if I were you.

:angel:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By Robin128
Aren't there drum brakes on rear rotors for...

Aren't there drum brakes on rear rotors for handbrake?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By Robin128
Great craic...keep it coming! :rofl:

Great craic...keep it coming!

:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 515
Posted By Robin128
Cal...don't EVER change. :thumbup:

Cal...don't EVER change.

:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By Robin128
Thanks for that pointandgo... Top tier is the...

Thanks for that pointandgo... Top tier is the best in USA...with a 91 octane... In the MON definition/scale.

There's a lot of info in my wiki link above... In the Examples section.

There's a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-13-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 257
Posted By Robin128
They had a M3 next to a 335i. On the latter...

They had a M3 next to a 335i.

On the latter They changed the inter cooler, exhaust, skirts/front/rear, blow off valves, and over coils. They actually show the changes and explain what increase in...
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