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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 342
Posted By ctuna
Employ leprechauns.

Employ leprechauns.
oil extraction pumps require a dipstick port.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 167
Posted By ctuna
Pro Radio or I drive?

Pro Radio or I drive?
You might give these guys a call.
Repair
http://www.bmwradiorepair.com/?gclid=CJq1qtKppawCFccbQgodIEn0Cg
http://www.beckerautosound.com/BMW/index.html

I assume these same...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By ctuna
Can you go straight in on the rear VCG Bolts?

Can you go straight in on the rear VCG Bolts?
Or how do you do it would be the next logical question.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By ctuna
How did the torquing procedure go ?

How did the torquing procedure go ?
How did you get the torque wrench on the rear VCG bolts?
Did you have a straight extension or did you have to use knuckled ones.
I am wondering how knuckled...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By ctuna
Google Mike Miller BMW for a maintenance schedule.

Google Mike Miller BMW for a maintenance schedule
If you do half the stuff he says it will be twice as much as what
BMW is currently doing under the free maintenance program.
Oil should be done at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By ctuna
Did you do the Valvetronic motor gasket?

Did you do the Valvetronic motor gasket as well?

Was the rear of the cover hard access?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By ctuna
Sorry never mind

Sorry never mind
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By ctuna
The battery is probably dead or near it.

The battery is probably dead or near it.
These cars are always using power even when sitting.
It takes about 3 months to have the battery go totally flat
if sitting with no batter tender.
Also...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By ctuna
Not enough info what year

Not enough info what year
If the car is an 06 or 07 battery would be the first thing to check.
Have you had the recall for the battery cable connection at the fuse
box would be another thing to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By ctuna
Electronics in car do not power down right away.

Electronics in car do not power down right away.
And since some of the warning sounds can come through the
speakers the amp is not off even off when the radio is.
The Radio is never really off...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,447
Posted By ctuna
All I can say is my manual coupe was reliable.

All I can say is my manual coupe was reliable
one of the most reliable cars I have had.
Never used a drop of oil with 5k changes.
Trouble free for 70k miles.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,447
Posted By ctuna
I had trouble free e46 for 70k

I had trouble free e46 for 70k
Well almost three sensors under warranty and a door seal.
I have a e91 had to replace the ELV Steering Wheel Lock for 1100 at and Indy
and 1300 at the dealership . ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,447
Posted By ctuna
The E46 had less design flaws than the e9x

The E46 had less design flaws than the e9x
Parts when things fail are expensive because you have
to pretty much buy them from BMW at this point.
The list of common failures is much shorter for the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-15-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By ctuna
FYI note these are old documents

Head Unit =idrive or pro radio.

FYI note these are old documents and apply mostly to 06 and 07 cars with small changes
up to 09 and some larger ones after.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By ctuna
It could be anything in the Most Loop.

It could be anything in the Most Loop.
What's the most Loop its a fiberoptic Bus that BMW uses to connect
the Radio or Idrive to the SOS/bluetooth , satalite and L7 amp if you have one.
Any break...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 198
Posted By ctuna
Could it have a different gear ratio?

Could it have a different gear ratio?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By ctuna
Removing Panels can be a puzzle

Removing Panels can be a puzzle
mostly its snap on plastic fastners that cost under a dollar each
so don't worry if you have to destroy some.

If you go to RealOem there are some diagrams
also...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By ctuna
Better be sure it didn't fail due to water damage

Better be sure it didn't fail due to water damage.
This seems to be the most common failure mode
and you need to find the leak to stop it from happening
again.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By ctuna
You may have water in the Trunk

You may have water in the Trunk
That's were most of the electronics you are describing
are located. And its pretty common with the sedans and coupes
with those kind of symptoms.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-12-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

You probably could get a used one on Ebay
They are plug and play if you get the same part no
and even if don't.
Also there are places that repair them.
Some of them are in these links
Becker...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

http://www.e90post.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=334282&d=1260829447

Mulf is a newer type module combox even more recent.

For Most Bus read the following.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-07-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By ctuna
I would go with the Dension Gateway 500s bt

I would go with the Dension Gateway 500s bt
That will give you phone USB/ipod and streaming
bluetooth music with steering wheel controls for most of it.
Not sure how the bluetooth music streaming...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By ctuna
Most people on this board in the US

Most people on this board in the US
And we didn't have 320's till the F30 so this
may not be the best place to ask .
There is a sub board on e90post for most locations
around the globe.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By ctuna
First check your battery voltage.

First check your battery voltage.
Next check your fuses.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By ctuna
The answers you seek can be found

The answers you seek can be found
in these subforums

http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=16
Not a lot you can do for a 328 performance wise except suspension maybe...
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