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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,500
Posted By AZ335D
the kit I bought at Tischers definitely fits the...

the kit I bought at Tischers definitely fits the staggered 18" wheel setup ( I have the same setup on my 335). I test fit it when I got it. It is close the fronts but does fit. There is plenty of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,500
Posted By AZ335D
I have one for sale in the classified forum. Yes...

I have one for sale in the classified forum. Yes it does clear the E90 brake rotors. I test fit it when I got it.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-19-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,539
Posted By AZ335D
so to update - my 335D has been at the dealership...

so to update - my 335D has been at the dealership 4 times since the beginning of January. Battery went bad (not a car problem), then an injector went south, then low pressure controller on the turbo...
Forum: Parting Out 01-17-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 607
Posted By AZ335D
2010 335 parts

I am turnng my 335 D in at the end of the lease, and have a few parts.

BMW seat covers - $40

spare tire - bought kit from Tischer, so it includes jack and lug wrench. Will definitely fit...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-11-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,030
Posted By AZ335D
There were no warning signs. I had the car in...

There were no warning signs. I had the car in and they replaced one of the fuel injectors. I picked the car up and got about 1/2 block and the SES light came on again. That time it was the low...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-10-2013, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,030
Posted By AZ335D
I had to have the low pressure controller...

I had to have the low pressure controller replaced on my car this week. The first turbo was not working and when they diagnosed it, they discovered that the low pressure controller had failed.
...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-31-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,718
Posted By AZ335D
The only loaner car that I have had that was...

The only loaner car that I have had that was close to the D was a 335I. The other loaner cars I have driven 328, 528 were less than stellar machines. In either of those two cases, I couldn't wait...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-11-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,433
Posted By AZ335D
Mine has been in the shop an average of once...

Mine has been in the shop an average of once every 2-3 months for non-scheduled repairs for the last year and a half. I will be turning mine in at the end of the lease. I will miss the driving, but...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-30-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,818
Posted By AZ335D
I found some holes on the roof of the trunk to...

I found some holes on the roof of the trunk to attach the hooks to. Be careful though'on thr rightside (facing the trunk), there is a wire loom and you don't want to put the hook on top of that....
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-29-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,539
Posted By AZ335D
At a constant 75 mph, I routinely get 36-40 mpg...

At a constant 75 mph, I routinely get 36-40 mpg on flat interstate. When I first got the car, I made a trip to LA from Phoenix, and at an average speed of 83 mph got 34.1 mpg!

In mixed driving, I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-29-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,733
Posted By AZ335D
I have had injector failures on both diesels I...

I have had injector failures on both diesels I drive. The 6.0 Powerstroke lost an injector very early on - at like 8000 miles. Since then, I have had no injector issues with the F350. The BMW...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-29-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,818
Posted By AZ335D
I went and bought a ratcheting tie-down. Ikea...

I went and bought a ratcheting tie-down. Ikea used to have plastic bags for tires - I bought a bunch of them. I loaded the Tischer spare in the Ikea bag, threw in a compressor and slime. I have...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,583
Posted By AZ335D
The only thing I have had to pay for - and it is...

The only thing I have had to pay for - and it is weird - an animal (probably a rat - maybe a rabbit) ate the wiring to the NOx sensor on the urea injection system of my 335D. Apparently the plastic...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-21-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,539
Posted By AZ335D
It was a fuel injector - #4 cylinder.

It was a fuel injector - #4 cylinder.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-21-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,539
Posted By AZ335D
We have 3 Hondas and a Ford truck as well as the...

We have 3 Hondas and a Ford truck as well as the 335D. The truck has been in something like 3 times for unscheduled repairs since I bought it new in 2005. My 12 year old Honda S2000 has been in...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,539
Posted By AZ335D
Well it's happened again. The dreaded SES light...

Well it's happened again. The dreaded SES light is on AGAIN. Scheduled to drop the D off at the dealer on Sat. morning. This is the 3rd time at the dealer since the beginning of the year. I love...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-20-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,519
Posted By AZ335D
So, to add to the weirdness - a week ago I got a...

So, to add to the weirdness - a week ago I got a phone call from the body shop that did the work on my car when it was rear ended last November. The guy said, I just got your message - which I left...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-11-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,519
Posted By AZ335D
The car only has 36,000 miles on it. Still...

The car only has 36,000 miles on it. Still within warranty thank god. For the last year and a half, it seems that this car has been in the shop about every 3 months for some repair or other. Most...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-10-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,519
Posted By AZ335D
It's been a weird couple of months dieselwise

So, a couple of months ago, my service light came on. I took it to my local dealer fully expecting that I would be complaining about the urea system screwing up again. To my surprise, some critter...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-28-2012, 10:44 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 28,592
Posted By AZ335D
I had a belt replacement last summer. I started...

I had a belt replacement last summer. I started to get the squeal again when on MAX setting. Took the car in for the recall and told them about the squeal. The replaced the belt while doing the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-27-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,291
Posted By AZ335D
The price of diesel is all over the map in...

The price of diesel is all over the map in Phoenix. In two blocks, I saw one station with diesel at $4.159 and the next (two blocks away) at $3.759. I am seeing in some parts of the city where...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-12-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,004
Posted By AZ335D
I have worked in the industrial filtration area...

I have worked in the industrial filtration area for over 30 years, so I know a little bit about filters. I would not use a K&N filter on any car I have except I would put it on for a track day and...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-01-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,684
Posted By AZ335D
I know I know - Ohm's are audio speakers made in...

I know I know - Ohm's are audio speakers made in NY. Sorry, couldn't resist

The first several times I took my car in, I quizzed the service advisor - asked him to make sure he knew it was a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,305
Posted By AZ335D
The driver's headrest was moved forward and up -...

The driver's headrest was moved forward and up - I'm assuming that is the anti-whiplash restraint system. They will need to replace the bumper cover as well.

I won't know about any frame...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-11-2011, 04:12 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,654
Posted By AZ335D
A quick way to do this is to square the diameter...

A quick way to do this is to square the diameter and keep the sum of the squares equal.

i.e. 6" pipe: 6 squared = 36

3" pipe: 3 squared = 9

Therefore it would take roughly 4 (four) 3"...
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