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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By bballfreak
Well, Mine did not even ask for a FSC code and...

Well, Mine did not even ask for a FSC code and updated to 2016 with no problems.
Last year, I got the FSC code on ebay and it said Lifetime FSC code for $50 and link
to download the 2015 maps and I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By bballfreak
I am just trying to help and see if I can install...

I am just trying to help and see if I can install this 2016 with 2015 FSC code,
if it does not work, then will live with 2015 maps.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By bballfreak
2016 Nav maps for North America

This is for USB stick.
If anyone is interested for the link to download, pm me.
I still have to install it as I just finished downloading
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-06-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By bballfreak
Was told that the carbon buildup was bad and...

Was told that the carbon buildup was bad and needed to be done.
Paid $50 for the warranty work which expires this month ad then
I am out of luck, if something goes wrong.
Any suggestions on after...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-05-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By bballfreak
335d carbon buidup- Warranty

My car is a 2009 335d with 48K miles and am the original owner and thank god I bought the BMW extended for 6 yrs. or 70K miles which is expiring this month.
My car over the years showed a steady...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,644
Posted By bballfreak
Was verbally told by the dealer that BMW had...

Was verbally told by the dealer that BMW had issued a bulletin.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,644
Posted By bballfreak
Diesel

I have not heard of these issues with Audi, VW and Mercedes diesel.
Oh well
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,644
Posted By bballfreak
I did not know that there is class action about...

I did not know that there is class action about this. How can I join this class action?
I just want all BMW diesel owners know as I did not know about this bulletin.
When I complained about poor...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,644
Posted By bballfreak
Bulletin from BMW for diesel engines

for owners of diesel car and if it is a CPO or under extended warranty,
if you are experiencing lack of power and or hesitation without check engine
light, go to your BMW dealer and complain and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By bballfreak
I meant Combox

I meant Combox
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By bballfreak
yes, I have a Navigation system. What is the...

yes, I have a Navigation system. What is the Ccan I install it myself?ombox? is that brand name? where can I get it and install it myself?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-03-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By bballfreak
it did come with some cable, so there is no way...

it did come with some cable, so there is no way to stream Pandora with iphone 5s or 6 with BMW idrive for 2009 335d?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-03-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By bballfreak
Streaming Pandora on 2009 335d with iphone 5S or 6

So, is there a way to do this by getting another aftermarket bluetooth device
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-02-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By bballfreak
Pandora in 335d

have a 2009 335d with idrive.
Have iphone 5s.
is there a way to stream Pandora using iphone5S in this 2009 335d?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-20-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,538
Posted By bballfreak
Have a 2009 335d with 51K miles and have been...

Have a 2009 335d with 51K miles and have been lucky, so far. Based on the recommendation of the shop foreman, I drive it hard once a month and then I add BG244- diesel additive
and hope that helps...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-05-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,538
Posted By bballfreak
Good to know, Pierre that you have no problems...

Good to know, Pierre that you have no problems with 335d and other diesels.
Shop foreman suggested BG fuel diesel additive, and BG makes good products.
BMW dealer carries BG44 for regular gasoline...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-05-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,538
Posted By bballfreak
I agree that BMW should own up to this problem. ...

I agree that BMW should own up to this problem.
I think this EGR is more prevalent in the US:
1. Emission reqmts
2. Quality of Fuel
3. Driving style
I have a 2009 335d with 50K miles, I add...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-04-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By bballfreak
Bavarian technic has limited support for diesels.

Bavarian technic has limited support for diesels.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-04-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By bballfreak
Does this work on 335d? such as new battery...

Does this work on 335d? such as new battery registration etc.
let me know
thks
Barry
barry.shah@gmail.com
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-03-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By bballfreak
Recommend Diagnostic for 335d

Can someone recommend a high quality diagnostic cable and software for 335d.
I was excited abiut Bavarian Technic but does not support few functions for 335d like
battery registration etc.
Any...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-19-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,538
Posted By bballfreak
I had a big issue with BMW corporate 1.5 years...

I had a big issue with BMW corporate 1.5 years back and we went back and forth on the issue of my MPG dropped from like 36 to 29, driving the same way, same road conditions, same distance, same fuel...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-18-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,538
Posted By bballfreak
Have a 2009 335d with 50K miles. I drive it hard...

Have a 2009 335d with 50K miles. I drive it hard from time to time, like going at 120mph on i-10 from San Antonio to Houston.
I do add BG244 diesel additive from time to time and is suppose to help...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,863
Posted By bballfreak
I did get extended warranty, but am afraid that...

I did get extended warranty, but am afraid that if these codes start showing up after August 2015 after my extended warranty expires, then BMW may not honor to pay for the repairs.
So, I thought of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,863
Posted By bballfreak
You are probably right, but worth a try. My mpg...

You are probably right, but worth a try. My mpg had dropped down to 26 on the hwy., driving on the same road, same speeds and I only put Chevron or Shell diesel fuel with tires properly inflated.
I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-01-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By bballfreak
I have used BG244K specific for diesel in my 2009...

I have used BG244K specific for diesel in my 2009 335d
and I drive it hard a little bit.
seems to help in mpg and run smoother
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