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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-23-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By NewBMWownr
I'd suggest you take a look at e90post.com or...

I'd suggest you take a look at e90post.com or N54tech.com for the most current information on tunes. In my opinion, if you are simply looking to increase power through increased boost/fuel mapping,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,501
Posted By NewBMWownr
Very good points, Manybrews. I did some...

Very good points, Manybrews. I did some sleuthing on RealOEM and it looks like the Valeo evaporators have been replaced by Denso units, at least on the random 2007 e91 335i that I plugged in: ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,501
Posted By NewBMWownr
Happy to help. Regarding your question on the...

Happy to help. Regarding your question on the evaporator location: It's in the assembly that contains the blower motor (generally located behind the center console in the car) (Bentley Page 640-16...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,501
Posted By NewBMWownr
My '08 works perfectly. Then again, I only have...

My '08 works perfectly. Then again, I only have 33K miles. I think there are several points to be made on this topic. First, aside from mechanical failure (i.e. accident), evaporators should...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,908
Posted By NewBMWownr
It's just below the pivot for the clutch pedal. ...

It's just below the pivot for the clutch pedal. If you look in the driver's footwell, just above where the carpeting ends and behind the pedal, you'll see the area in the photo.
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 04-30-2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,513
Posted By NewBMWownr
Spelling: Spartanburg

Spelling: Spartanburg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-10-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By NewBMWownr
Yes, the new battery has to be registered. ...

Yes, the new battery has to be registered. registration assures that the adaptive charging system does not over charge the new battery (the adaptive charging system is designed to change the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By NewBMWownr
You are correct. There are several (depending on...

You are correct. There are several (depending on configuration/options - up to 6 separate antennas) housed in the rear window. The AM antenna is located in the upper left (driver's side) corner of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,205
Posted By NewBMWownr
I'd caution you to confirm the start of the...

I'd caution you to confirm the start of the warranty period. Many extended warranties have a start date from the 'original in-service date' (the date when the original owner took delivery of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-29-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 852
Posted By NewBMWownr
It's possible. 4-5 years seems to be the magic...

It's possible. 4-5 years seems to be the magic life of a BMW battery. However, before you run out and buy one, you should confirm it's really going. Is the car still under warranty? Have the...
Forum: General BMW 11-15-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 411
Posted By NewBMWownr
Give the Gift of Driving 10% offer from BMW

I received an email from BMWNA offering a 10% discount on any driving school (For those that didn't get the message the discount code is PCHOLIDAY2010 and is referenced when calling for a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-07-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,056
Posted By NewBMWownr
Your name wouldn't happen to be P.T. Barnum,...

Your name wouldn't happen to be P.T. Barnum, would it?:rofl:

Some detail on the source of the dusting (I'm not endorsing the products/services of the site...considering that's a BMW wheel they're...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,056
Posted By NewBMWownr
I think you're confusing ceramic brake pads with...

I think you're confusing ceramic brake pads with carbon-ceramic rotors. Ceramic pads are nowhere near $2-5K.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,252
Posted By NewBMWownr
See...

See http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=292200 for instructions.

The battery must be registered to the car because E90s have charging systems compensate for the age of the battery. If...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2010, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 742
Posted By NewBMWownr
Buying, importing (from US to EU), mounting,...

Buying, importing (from US to EU), mounting, de-mounting, and exporting (from the EU to US) tires would be a huge logistical challenge and if done incorrectly (i.e. not done as a temporary...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-24-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,516
Posted By NewBMWownr
LIDAR works on the time difference between...

LIDAR works on the time difference between infra-red pulses of light. Depending on the LIDAR gun, they operate at a frequency of 68pps ([light] pulses per second) to 380pps. Using a constant for...
Forum: European Delivery 06-08-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
[QUOTE=CinANC;5240351]How much was your fine? ...

[QUOTE=CinANC;5240351]How much was your fine?

35 Euro, or 75 euro if it wasn't paid in 45 days.
Forum: European Delivery 06-07-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
I completely agree. Once out of Paris, France...

I completely agree. Once out of Paris, France really comes into its own. We stayed at B&Bs outside of Bordeaux and the Loire valley. Everyone we met was exceptionally helpful and really a joy to...
Forum: European Delivery 06-07-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
I rented the car through Hertz at CDG airport and...

I rented the car through Hertz at CDG airport and yes to both the non EU resident and US driver's license. I just felt the need to do the honest thing and really didn't want to have any recourse in...
Forum: European Delivery 06-06-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
So I paid my ticket today and wanted to tell all...

So I paid my ticket today and wanted to tell all 'festers 'the rest of the story'. Seems you can't just show up at the police department with cash, or credit card. In France payment requires a...
Forum: European Delivery 06-05-2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
LOL. I could only wish. We've been on our best...

LOL. I could only wish. We've been on our best behavior over here. I only use one out of 3 roundabouts for skidpads. Our Opel Astra 1.4L turbo (watch for this engine in the deluxe versions of the...
Forum: European Delivery 06-05-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By NewBMWownr
Parking Ticket in France - In a Rental Car

So My wife and I are traveling around France visiting various wine regions. We're currently staying in Saumur and we decided to go into town today to visit the markets. When we got into town I got...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-24-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By NewBMWownr
Any more details available on the replacement...

Any more details available on the replacement credit? A search didn't bring up anything meaningful. Mine have date codes of 3007 and 2607 so they may be too new but I do only have 18k miles. Thanks
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-28-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,714
Posted By NewBMWownr
Honda applies cylinder deactiviation to their...

Honda applies cylinder deactiviation to their 3.5L V6 engine, allowing operation on 3, 4 or 6 cylinders. In 3 cylinder operation one bank of the V is deactivated, effectively turning the engine into...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-05-2010, 07:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,490
Posted By NewBMWownr
While the most probable source of vibration are...

While the most probable source of vibration are the tires, it's also possible that the wheels or parts of the drive-line may be at fault. Suggest to your (new) dealer:
* Check the runout of wheels....
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