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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 03:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By 08 335Ci
Yes, the checks and warnings can be coded out....

Yes, the checks and warnings can be coded out. Check out the coding forum.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By 08 335Ci
Pairing a Bluetooth phone is under...

Pairing a Bluetooth phone is under 'communications' in your I drive menu.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 01:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By 08 335Ci
Turner Motor Sports has the stick on badges...

Turner Motor Sports has the stick on badges (http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-4790-colored-roundel-emblem-cover-set-hoodtrunkwheelssteering-wheel.aspx).

Also their hood/trunk emblems are painted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 01:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 408
Posted By 08 335Ci
On 'race cars' certain items are considered as...

On 'race cars' certain items are considered as 'throw a ways', used for a specific time, then replaced no matter what the condition. Tires, brakes (rotors and pads), brake fluid come to mind. Then...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 05:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By 08 335Ci
All wheel drive cars have special requirements...

All wheel drive cars have special requirements for tires and wheels.

Do your homework.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 05:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 408
Posted By 08 335Ci
Let us know how many miles you get on those...

Let us know how many miles you get on those Chinese rotors before they warp and crack.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By 08 335Ci
It's pretty much stock, except for the JB4 and...

It's pretty much stock, except for the JB4 and the oil catch can. It's my everyday driver so I don't want to (or need to) go to extremes with it. I also have the CAN flap open (through the JB...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 672
Posted By 08 335Ci
This from a guy who drives an expensive Honda...

This from a guy who drives an expensive Honda ....

Now for something entirely different.

It really depends on what you want to do. Do you want a driver, autocross or track car? A sleeper?

A...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 520
Posted By 08 335Ci
Changing the plugs isn't hard. The worst part is...

Changing the plugs isn't hard. The worst part is removing the cabin air filter housing for the 1st time. You'll need a 14mm 12 point thin wall socket...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By 08 335Ci
The last set of Michelin PS AW3's was a little...

The last set of Michelin PS AW3's was a little over 17,000 miles. With shipping and mounting bringing the price to over $400 for the pair ... a bit pricy. But the last 1000 miles were quite...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By 08 335Ci
JB4 PNP. The only issue I have is rear...

JB4 PNP.

The only issue I have is rear tires don't last too long.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 05:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By 08 335Ci
A properly placed #6 x 1 inch sheet metal screw...

A properly placed #6 x 1 inch sheet metal screw and washer will keep it in place ....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By 08 335Ci
The HPFP warranty has been extended to 110,000...

The HPFP warranty has been extended to 110,000 miles, regardless of the owner.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 520
Posted By 08 335Ci
I have a wife like that. 1st thing...

I have a wife like that.



1st thing that comes to mind .... you're about 30,000 mile past a plug change.
2nd thing that comes to mind ... you're in that sweet spot for an intake valve...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By 08 335Ci
Here's another useful hint. In the black...

Here's another useful hint.

In the black banner of this forum's page (right hand side) is a button called "Search This Forum". Click on it, enter a couple of words related to your problem into...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 642
Posted By 08 335Ci
Dude, where do you steal your plugs from? The...

Dude, where do you steal your plugs from? The cheapest I've seen the Bosch tri-electrode plugs go for is $13 each.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By 08 335Ci
You're going to have to get your body codes read....

You're going to have to get your body codes read. Auto zone and the like can't help you there.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By 08 335Ci
5-2? You're in unknown territory, the list only...

5-2? You're in unknown territory, the list only goes to 4-7 and if I remember right, there is a warning about trying unknown combinations.

I'd try disconnecting the battery for a couple minuets....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By 08 335Ci
What weight oil are you using? If you're using...

What weight oil are you using? If you're using 5W-40, 10W-40 instead of the 5W-30 BMW recommends, it could be screwing with your VANOS.

If you're close to an oil change, try the lighter weight...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By 08 335Ci
Can't hurt. I'd just use the rinse.

Can't hurt. I'd just use the rinse.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By 08 335Ci
I cringe whenever I hear someone say they bought...

I cringe whenever I hear someone say they bought a non-CPO BMW. Sure they're a bit more, but you know what you're getting, such as a longer warranty and a service history. The dealer's extended...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 642
Posted By 08 335Ci
I'll second the plugs. BMW was at 60K for spark...

I'll second the plugs. BMW was at 60K for spark plugs but dropped it to 40K for the 335. I needed a walnut shell blasting at 64K. Had all kinds of problems: poor mileage, stalling, miss fire codes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 790
Posted By 08 335Ci
There's a big difference between new and used...

There's a big difference between new and used rotors.

New rotors haven't been forged by the heat and pressure of braking. If the pads and rotors have been properly bedded, the rotors are evenly...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-04-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By 08 335Ci
In my state, if you deleted the muffler, you...

In my state, if you deleted the muffler, you wouldn't pass state safety inspection. The book says all motor vehicles are to be equipped with mufflers.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-04-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 986
Posted By 08 335Ci
I did 150 miles round trip, and it got to me in a...

I did 150 miles round trip, and it got to me in a short time. Even at 80 mph you looking at 3-1/2 hours behind the wheel.

Get a cheap apartment locally and claim Per Diem. And you can't claim...
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