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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 629
Posted By jburke4689
Most dealers usually have a $79 oil change...

Most dealers usually have a $79 oil change special if you ask for it.

http://www.bmwofcrystallake.com/value-service.htm

Even in Chicago.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 629
Posted By jburke4689
Cabin air filter is about $35. Indy would mark...

Cabin air filter is about $35. Indy would mark it up plus labor.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 629
Posted By jburke4689
At a dealer, yes. An independent should be...

At a dealer, yes. An independent should be 130-150.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By jburke4689
I got the part numbers and ordered the parts from...

I got the part numbers and ordered the parts from getbmwparts.com

Connector and components: You need one of each
61-13-6-925-598 SOCKET HOUSING
61-13-8-377-730 DOUBLE LEAF SPRI
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By jburke4689
Here is the parts list I got from...

Here is the parts list I got from www.getbmwparts.com

1 64-11-9-265-892 BLOWER REGULATOR 1 1 100.40 100.40 22

Connector and components:
2 61-13-6-925-598 SOCKET...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By jburke4689
DSX is right. See my thread started yesterday....

DSX is right. See my thread started yesterday. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=841085. Exact same issue. It is the resistor assembly. Same burn marks and all.

DSX. My...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By jburke4689
Blower Regulator and conncector

I have a 2007 335i sedan. The blower motor stopped working. On inspection, I determined the blower motor was fine and the problem is the blower (final stage) regulator attached to the blower...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 813
Posted By jburke4689
That is the highest price I've ever seen. Call...

That is the highest price I've ever seen. Call BMW NA and report that dealer. When the problem was first identified dealers were mostly charging $800. Now that there is competition from indys on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By jburke4689
I don't think you can see the camshaft through...

I don't think you can see the camshaft through the oil filler hole. There is a baffle to keep the cams from spitting out oil when the engine is running.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-22-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 362
Posted By jburke4689
13.9 is a little low with the engine running. ...

13.9 is a little low with the engine running. Still I would follow DSX on this. Reset and see what comes back the engine running.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 813
Posted By jburke4689
The 2011 has the N55 engine. I thought that...

The 2011 has the N55 engine. I thought that carbon build-up wasn't a problem with the N55.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By jburke4689
Operating as designed. See below from BMW...

Operating as designed. See below from BMW training materials.
Heat Management
The engine management ECU controls the coolant pump as demanded by the situation
as follows:
Low output...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-16-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By jburke4689
Oil around your plug hole is a bad valve cover...

Oil around your plug hole is a bad valve cover gasket. Your rough idle could be cause but the oil contaminating the ignition coil on that plug. Your oil consumption is normal even with that leak. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-12-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By jburke4689
You should replace your Serpentine belt. It was...

You should replace your Serpentine belt. It was definitely contaminated by the oil.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-12-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By jburke4689
The are called E-Torx.

The are called E-Torx.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,005
Posted By jburke4689
Listen to JiveTurkey1 and find a good indy.

Listen to JiveTurkey1 and find a good indy.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 312
Posted By jburke4689
Try it again. There is no correlation between...

Try it again. There is no correlation between the oil change and the reset. When you reset the CBS it just assumes you have new oil.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-05-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 266
Posted By jburke4689
The windshield is glued on on the inside so what...

The windshield is glued on on the inside so what you have won't cause a leak. My guess is that the windshield was replaced and the tech did a bad job on the rubber trim. It should be glued on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,005
Posted By jburke4689
I stand corrected. I must have been thinking of...

I stand corrected. I must have been thinking of the 325. I just reviewed the 328i and it looks about the same. On the 335i you have to loosen (not remove) the intake manifold to get to one of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By jburke4689
Bentley manual recommends belt replacement every...

Bentley manual recommends belt replacement every 4 years regardless of mileage. If you inspect the subframe you will see a mark (shiny spot) where the pulley hit the subframe. Make your notch there...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,005
Posted By jburke4689
The part is $17 at getbmwparts.com. On the 335...

The part is $17 at getbmwparts.com. On the 335 it is very easy. Easier than the 328. I did mine in 90 minutes. I would guess next time it would be down to 75. I'm a competent wrencher but not a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-19-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By jburke4689
Add another 20% or (777) for VAT.

Add another 20% or (777) for VAT.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-19-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By jburke4689
[/QUOTE]Bearings that are worn but not making...

[/QUOTE]Bearings that are worn but not making noise will hold pressure fine above idle speed. You will only get the low oil pressure when the oil is hot and you are at idle.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By jburke4689
Sounds like main crankshaft bearings. Since it...

Sounds like main crankshaft bearings. Since it isn't making noise you may be able to get away with just replacing them. My guess is that will be about $2,500 here in the US. New engine would be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By jburke4689
Does it only come on when at idle when fully...

Does it only come on when at idle when fully warmed up and go off above idle? If so, that would indicate bad main bearings (assuming your sensors are OK) and that is a big deal. That is what it...
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