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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Today, 11:34 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,100
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Chevron used to market a Techron-D, but they only...

Chevron used to market a Techron-D, but they only sell it overseas.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Today, 05:30 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,100
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
I've read a lot about cetane boosters and based...

I've read a lot about cetane boosters and based off of my research I can tell you that it's hard to say which is the "best".

Why?

Well apparently all diesel is slightly different and these...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Yesterday, 09:25 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
CBU is due to a mixture of soot from the EGR and...

CBU is due to a mixture of soot from the EGR and crankcase gases. The million dollar question is what causes the vastly different rates of build up? Some people have CBU under 50k miles, others are...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Yesterday, 04:26 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Why do you think it's lubricity and not say...

Why do you think it's lubricity and not say inadequate detergents? These cars use a fuel system that has been around for a long time.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Yesterday, 04:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
The video mentioned that both cars were driven...

The video mentioned that both cars were driven with the nannies off. Turn them on and it will be a different story. As a side note I've read that the higher center of gravity of the M3 allows more...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-29-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Great video!

Great video!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-29-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Looks similar to Lubro Moly Products.

Looks similar to Lubro Moly Products.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-28-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
RDX goes a long way or so I've been told. Lol.

RDX goes a long way or so I've been told. Lol.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-27-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 11,690
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
+1

+1
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-26-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 11,690
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
I test drove a 328d with M-Sport today. The...

I test drove a 328d with M-Sport today. The steering weight was much improved as was the rebound from the front suspension. The floating feeling I complained so much about with the base pkg and...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-26-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
New block (M57 was pre 2001 design) , 1 turbo,...

New block (M57 was pre 2001 design) , 1 turbo, solenoid injectors instead of piezo. 10 less hp, and less TQ. Better transmission which allows the engine to operate in optimal TQ range. Newer...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-25-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 862
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Try reading all 28 or so books of the series. ...

Try reading all 28 or so books of the series.

Patrick O'Brian is the author. They're great reads.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-25-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 862
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Pass the spotted dog and drowned baby if you...

Pass the spotted dog and drowned baby if you don't mind while I look for my violin. :)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-25-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Inadequate detergents in the fuel perhaps?

Inadequate detergents in the fuel perhaps?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-25-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
You could try running a bottle of Power service...

You could try running a bottle of Power service (grey) through a tank of fuel to see if that clears up a sticky/dirty injector.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-24-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
CBU isn't covered on BMW's gassers and they need...

CBU isn't covered on BMW's gassers and they need to be done at about every 60k miles or less so why should the 335d be different ?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-24-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 862
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
The greenies know, correctly btw, that diesel is...

The greenies know, correctly btw, that diesel is underpriced when compare to gas on a per BTU basis. I'm convinced that the end game for private transportation in this country as well as the EU is:...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-23-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
#1 shop around on the OEM warranty. Your price is...

#1 shop around on the OEM warranty. Your price is high.

#2 CBU issues are not guaranteed to happen under X miles. While the extended warranty probably will not cover CBU cleaning now that there's...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,051
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Don't forget the transition to ULSD cut way back...

Don't forget the transition to ULSD cut way back on instances of early CBU on those TDIs
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-22-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 12,760
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Recalls happen all the time. EGR and programming...

Recalls happen all the time. EGR and programming were done. Nothing out of the ordinary there.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-19-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 660
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Does the euro engine have piezo or solenoid...

Does the euro engine have piezo or solenoid injectors?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
Interesting. I'll try that this afternoon.

Interesting. I'll try that this afternoon.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-18-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
535i....not so bad actually

I'm driving a loaner. The car has Premium Pkg, NAV, Xenon Lights.

It drives really well. I don't have the weird damping like the 328i loaners. Perhaps it's the extra weight and longer wheel base....
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-17-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,217
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
The emissions system can't be removed. It's DPF...

The emissions system can't be removed. It's DPF plus SCR (Urea) . You can block off the EGR and add a catch can or meth. That will take care of any carbon buildup.

I have a 2010 and when I hit...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-16-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 554
Posted By BMWTurboDzl
HWY experience with 328d?

How does this car behave at 80+ mph?

Does the engine labor? How are mpg's vs 335d at these speeds?
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