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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By csnpsu
Whine while driving

I have a 2008 528i with 72K miles on it. I have maintained the car well. Recently it was in for service to repair a suspension part where the dust boot had worn away and they were replacing it. At...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-29-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
I know it has been a long time since the last...

I know it has been a long time since the last update but i forgot to do it. Anyway what the dealer found was one of the turbos was going bad and leaking so they replaced it and now the car is fine....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-31-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
car sat at dealer for 3 days and when they...

car sat at dealer for 3 days and when they started the car, it smoked, now they know i am not crazy. Seems like it is not going to be a quick fix because they do not know what is wrong. more updates...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-25-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
I wish i did, hopefully i can catch it next time,...

I wish i did, hopefully i can catch it next time, off to the dealer tomorrow.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
Ok, a couple weeks ago they kept the car...

Ok, a couple weeks ago they kept the car overnight and when they started it, no smoke. Of course not.

Well this weekend we were away for the weekend so the car sat for 3 days, when my wife...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-09-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
Brought it to the dealer yesterday. They said the...

Brought it to the dealer yesterday. They said the oil on the front of the motor is leaking out of the oil filler cap. It was not making a good seal.

As for the black smoke they kept it overnight...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
If it was running rich wouldn't the smoke come...

If it was running rich wouldn't the smoke come out of the exhaust?

It seems to come from the engine bay.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
Black smoke. Here is a pic of the front of...

Black smoke.

Here is a pic of the front of my motor this morning.

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb465/cnetska/IMG_1905.jpg...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By csnpsu
black smoke on startup

I have a 2013 X3 xDrive 28i with 42K miles on it. Car runs and drives great but recently after the car sits in the garage all night and i start it up in the morning it smokes for a couple seconds....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By csnpsu
Ok well then I am not sure. Good luck. Let us all...

Ok well then I am not sure. Good luck. Let us all know what the issue is when you find it so we can have the info for future reference. Thanks!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By csnpsu
So was there a vibration with the old tires, the...

So was there a vibration with the old tires, the 70% Yokohamas?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By csnpsu
Yea, Im not sure what the deal is. I had them...

Yea, Im not sure what the deal is. I had them balanced 3 times and it still vibrated just like you are saying. They ended up being out of round.

What kind of tires did you eventually get?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By csnpsu
Sorry for not updating sooner. I had my...

Sorry for not updating sooner.

I had my wheels and tires looked at by a independent wheel repair shop, rims are perfectly round but my new Hankook tires were out of round. I guess you get what you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By csnpsu
What kind of tires did you get? I was on...

What kind of tires did you get?

I was on here a month ago with a similar issues and it was due to my New Hankook tires being out of round. Got new michelin pilot super sports and it fixed the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By csnpsu
In my experience with other cars other then a BMW...

In my experience with other cars other then a BMW 5 series, white smoke usually means all of the gas getting pumped into the cylinder is not burning.

Could be an injector not working properly,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By csnpsu
Its throughout the car but i feel it a lot in the...

Its throughout the car but i feel it a lot in the wheel.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By csnpsu
It seems everyone is distracted with the 130MPH...

It seems everyone is distracted with the 130MPH vibration thread, lol

Update - I am taking it to a wheel repair shop, he said it sounds like my tires are messed up or I have a bent rim. I will let...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By csnpsu
Vibration at 30 MPH+

I have a Vibration at 30 MPH+ in my 2008 528i and it is driving me nuts. I got new tires about 6 months ago and everything seemed fine and then over the next 2 to 3 months I started noticing a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,454
Posted By csnpsu
I have literally gone through every fuse in my...

I have literally gone through every fuse in my car and they are all good. None of them are blown out. There must be another problem like a disconnected wire in the dash or something.

I appreciate...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By csnpsu
High pitch noise when using Bluetooth

Ok, I might sound like I am crazy but I have this weird issue with my 2008 528i that started the other day. Whenever I start making a call over Bluetooth or end a call over Bluetooth I hear a very...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By csnpsu
I don't have OEM, i have replicas from umnitza...

I don't have OEM, i have replicas from umnitza and they are not staggered.

Yea i am most likely going to go to an indy shop and do exactly what you did. Thanks!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By csnpsu
No and No 245/35R19 tires

No and No

245/35R19 tires
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By csnpsu
Great info, thanks!!

Great info, thanks!!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By csnpsu
I am running the 550 wheels on my 2008 528i,...

I am running the 550 wheels on my 2008 528i, style 172 and i have 245/35R19 tires. I got an alignment last year and it is mostly the rear tires. The front show some wear on the inside but the rears...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By csnpsu
Do you know what specs you ran?

Do you know what specs you ran?
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