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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Wow, really. I consistently run it to about 15-20...

Wow, really. I consistently run it to about 15-20 miles remain and have never had a problem.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Generally speaking between the n/a 3.0 liter and...

Generally speaking between the n/a 3.0 liter and the 3.0 turbo the 328 is less proned to engine problems/repairs because it's a less complicated than the turbo (High pressure fuel pumps, wastegates,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 426
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Beautiful jet black 2011 e90 :D Very clean...

Beautiful jet black 2011 e90 :D

Very clean looking and nice pic's in the warm waning sun!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 755
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Other than a lot of $ and time, unfortunatley...

Other than a lot of $ and time, unfortunatley nothing. It is what is is, a n/a 6 cyl engine.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 301
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
BMW thermostat' get "stuck" in the open position...

BMW thermostat' get "stuck" in the open position so they actually run too cool and not overheat so that would eliminate that. Hmm, new waterpump too....?

Is the coolent level full and maybe there...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 610
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Mine on my 97 e36 blew off doing about 135MPH one...

Mine on my 97 e36 blew off doing about 135MPH one time. :eeps: (wide open stretch of rural highway early on Sunday morning) I actually went back that day and found it in the grassy medium - to this...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-21-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 965
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Pretty much what I took going back to Nashville...

Pretty much what I took going back to Nashville in 2010. As much fun as the Dragon was (lots of fun) my favorite road was 28 a few miles leading up to the Dragon as soon as you cross one of the...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 08-21-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,627
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Wow dude, just can't put into words...:bow:

Wow dude, just can't put into words...:bow:
Forum: Cars - Private Party 08-21-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 270
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Beautiful car and love the aftermarket...

Beautiful car and love the aftermarket radio/display. I think if it was a many, you would be beating them off with a stick. GL on the sale on a great example of e39
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Exactly - it's hard to put a single blanket...

Exactly - it's hard to put a single blanket answer over "what car should I buy..." as there are so many different factors involved such as but not limited to cost, mileage, how many miles will one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,932
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
just tried the website: Vehicle-specific...

just tried the website:

Vehicle-specific recall information is currently unavailable due to website maintenance. Please check back on August 12, 2014 or for general information regarding recalls,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-14-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Just fly to the Welt early - they have all the...

Just fly to the Welt early - they have all the available leather swatch's/colors there on display. :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Let us know how it goes - I like to save money...

Let us know how it goes - I like to save money and do mine in a few months.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,932
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
UPDATE: we had our chapter meeting at the dealer...

UPDATE: we had our chapter meeting at the dealer tonight so asked my SA about the recall and if my car was included. YUP!! He stated along with the Service manager that "I should be receiving a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,605
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
:beerchug:

:beerchug:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,605
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Just came back from my chapter meeting that was...

Just came back from my chapter meeting that was held at the dealer and we had a small Q/A session with the techs. So for 2014 cars BMW is going to 10K oil changes from their 15K oil changes. Just...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-14-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
I don't have any suggestions sorry, but just...

I don't have any suggestions sorry, but just wanted to chime in and say a PCD is definitely a blast and you will most certainly enjoy that day: driving course, off road course, factory tour, M5 hot...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,605
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Never understood why people "cheap out" of doing...

Never understood why people "cheap out" of doing oil changes pushing past 7500K miles. You have a $50K plus car and then you want to try to stretch oil changes to the limit when they only typically...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Unfortunately only the 2006 330 got the hefty...

Unfortunately only the 2006 330 got the hefty 255HP. After that, they "de tuned" the 328 to 230 HP. :tsk:
Forum: European Delivery 08-13-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 955
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
It really is personal preference, but I found it...

It really is personal preference, but I found it very cool to see 20 ton rolls of sheet metal being stamped, the paint booth, the "marriage" to the car rolling off the line and all the cool robots,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-13-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 874
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Your delivery person won't lose any sleep if you...

Your delivery person won't lose any sleep if you want a speedy delivery. They are there for you. If you want to walk down the steps, do a once over then drive off, they will not be "offended" as they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
I had mine replaced by Safelite last year due to...

I had mine replaced by Safelite last year due to a crack. They came out to my house and had it done in less than an hour with BMW OEM glass. Couldn't be any more happy with the service/results.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,523
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Congrats on a 2011 Jet black 328. :thumbup: ...

Congrats on a 2011 Jet black 328. :thumbup:

IMO - I have noticed the same thing and have learned to live with it. I find that the e90 (at least my car) the air blower/fan seems a tad weak. I have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,245
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Sorry to hear about the OP's bad misfortune. ...

Sorry to hear about the OP's bad misfortune.

I fortunately have had nothing but great realibility from my 04 4Runner with the 4.0 V6. I think it's a great vehicle but I know everyone has their own...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,764
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Thanks for update - appears the Bimmer is doing...

Thanks for update - appears the Bimmer is doing great and your son is taking pride in is car, appreciative of it and continuing to work hard at school. :thumbup: Proud dad :)
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