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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By sptt144
It ended up just being a bad spark plug.

It ended up just being a bad spark plug.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By sptt144
Yes. At least they'll let you know what the...

Yes. At least they'll let you know what the issue is and get there faster. If they want to charge you for stuff other than wastegate under warranty, take it to an independent BMW shop and pay half...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 247
Posted By sptt144
Check here:

Check here:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 247
Posted By sptt144
Dude, check your charge pipe. They are notorius...

Dude, check your charge pipe. They are notorius for cracking and causing this issue. I had it. Check near the manifold intake. 95% chance that is it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By sptt144
They usually don't wash cars too often in wet...

They usually don't wash cars too often in wet climates so they probably didn't think about that option or didn't care over in Germany. I learned this after moving to Seattle. Couldn't find a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By sptt144
Rattling noise can also be the exhaust flap. It...

Rattling noise can also be the exhaust flap. It rattles during startup then goes away. Wastegates are usually just noisy and keep rattling. No power can be carbon buildup in the intakes or weak...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 127
Posted By sptt144
My Bentley manual says sticking VANOS solenoids...

My Bentley manual says sticking VANOS solenoids can cause a CAMSHAFT SENSOR FAULT codes to be stored (similar sensor to a Crankshaft Position Sensor). These are hydraulic solenoids that are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 127
Posted By sptt144
it is possible that it is just a CPS. What year...

it is possible that it is just a CPS. What year is the car?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 127
Posted By sptt144
Can you deactivate a cobb tune? I have a JB4 so...

Can you deactivate a cobb tune? I have a JB4 so don't know Cobb. CPS usually cause stalling and not starting issues. Typical problems with 335i are VANOS solenoids (how often do you change oil?),...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By sptt144
See if you can have the codes read and cleared. ...

See if you can have the codes read and cleared. Usually all the sensors check themselves (well, not really) on ignition and them turn off. Since its an airbag, would go to the dealer for sure.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 127
Posted By sptt144
And he did not indicate any other problems prior...

And he did not indicate any other problems prior to you firing it up today? Just..."Surprise!"?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By sptt144
What wastegate issues are you having?

What wastegate issues are you having?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 118
Posted By sptt144
Depends...how many miles on car? History?

Depends...how many miles on car? History?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 778
Posted By sptt144
These cars as well as Mercedes, from my...

These cars as well as Mercedes, from my experience, seem to be built better tp protect in crashes from what I have seen and experienced. Don't crumble up like tin foil KIAs, Hyundais and Toyotas.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 470
Posted By sptt144
Between "OK" and "Max" is what you want it to...

Between "OK" and "Max" is what you want it to show in the dash. You don't want it to show"> Max" on your dash. To get it to register properly, you need to drive 6.5 miles after adding oil. Sitting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 218
Posted By sptt144
I think what Cal might be saying is: -that...

I think what Cal might be saying is:
-that if you have golf clubs in the trunk the irons might be rattling and to remove them. Or...if you put golf clubs in the trunk the weight of the golf bag...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 564
Posted By sptt144
Well by golly...you can ONLY email them. They...

Well by golly...you can ONLY email them. They have to have a business address registered somewhere I would think. But that throws up all kinds of red flags. Found a company in New Jersey but not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 564
Posted By sptt144
Question #2. Are these the bad boys...

Question #2.

Are these the bad boys recommended for a less road impactful ride over the current super stiffy OEMs?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 564
Posted By sptt144
KONI FSD Shocks

Is this price for all 4 shocks?

http://www.topgearsolutions.com/koni-2100-4036-fsd-e90-e92-325i-335i-330i-sedan-coupe.html
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By sptt144
Its cake. easiest brake job to do. At least one...

Its cake. easiest brake job to do. At least one of them. Put brake lube on all contact points that can squeal. Dab here, dab there. You'll be solid.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 680
Posted By sptt144
Dude, Go to an INDY and see if they can...

Dude,

Go to an INDY and see if they can figure out what is going on. He should be able to find some type of leak or spray. Tell him if helps you, you will be coming back to him ASAP for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By sptt144
Anyone seen this yet? BavAuto rocks!

May invest in one of these now...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnMhNXXawjk
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-12-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 817
Posted By sptt144
Easy 22K in damage repairs if you want it back...

Easy 22K in damage repairs if you want it back like new and take it to a real BMW body shop. Just any Auto Body Shop may hit you with 8-12K. But it will never be the same again. They should total...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 428
Posted By sptt144
It's actually the ability and will of the 5 year...

It's actually the ability and will of the 5 year old that put the final touches on it at the Munich factory at 4:50 PM on Friday knowing Wonka was opening his gates in town that night...for 5 year...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 376
Posted By sptt144
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