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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 07:42 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By sptt144
Ha ha ha... Not exactly!

Ha ha ha... Not exactly!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By sptt144
That makes good sense. Ive never given them a...

That makes good sense. Ive never given them a hard stop like that. Just didn't sound like anything brake related. But I ll take that for now!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By sptt144
New Popping / Settling Sound 335i

Installed new struts, upper and lower control arms, and swaybar end links. Took the car down a quiet street today and hit the brakes hard. Car, of course, comes to a quick stop but as it does, I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-24-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By sptt144
JB4 will read codes for you. ...

JB4 will read codes for you. http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=517332. See if you have anything stored.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-24-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By sptt144
Turning off JB4 resulting in same symptom?

Turning off JB4 resulting in same symptom?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-23-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 479
Posted By sptt144
Typically you don't need to do front and backs at...

Typically you don't need to do front and backs at the same time (I've replaced my fronts before I replaced my rears). Hard to justify any labor costs once you do your own. Just don't pay more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-23-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 531
Posted By sptt144
Sounds like a wheel bearing. Just replaced my...

Sounds like a wheel bearing. Just replaced my wife's after replacing all four tires and finding it wasn't the tires creating all the noise. Jack up the car and spin the tire with someone inside. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
No...I put new struts in.

No...I put new struts in.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Here, here, here! I still have the original brake...

Here, here, here! I still have the original brake pad sensor on my rear end! If you replace the brakes before they wear that far down your sensor doesn't wear out (I just look at them through the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Don't over complicate. Not that hard. Whatever...

Don't over complicate. Not that hard. Whatever they show they have for a brake sensor you can use.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Akebono

Akebono
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
I use PartsGeek but most offer the same.

I use PartsGeek but most offer the same.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-17-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Just go with those then. Its not an advanced...

Just go with those then. Its not an advanced piece of electrical equipment. Two wires with a metal contact end that when, pads wear too far down, will make metal to metal contact and alert you to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 740
Posted By sptt144
Yep. I have that one in my car and I still have...

Yep. I have that one in my car and I still have the original CP in perfect condition in my garage.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2016, 04:54 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Bosch is what I get. Get Akebono pads. My fav...

Bosch is what I get. Get Akebono pads. My fav so far.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
They re probably worn down but rears do go...

They re probably worn down but rears do go faster.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-16-2016, 12:18 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Here ya go...rotors, pads and struts, all in 4.5...

Here ya go...rotors, pads and struts, all in 4.5 hours. Feels like brand new again. Compressing those springs was scary!!!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-14-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
You can mix and match brake pads to rotors as...

You can mix and match brake pads to rotors as long as they are designated for your model vehicle.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,016
Posted By sptt144
Pads are cheap. Depends on whether you want to...

Pads are cheap. Depends on whether you want to try it or not. I have changed pads two times without changing rotors with no problems. I eventually changed my rotors and pads and the only...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2016, 09:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By sptt144
I put spacers on my 335i coupe and had to get my...

I put spacers on my 335i coupe and had to get my fenders rolled in the rear. It was a millimeter differential to make them not rub. Can look into that.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-07-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 622
Posted By sptt144
Checking with a BMW code reader will let you know...

Checking with a BMW code reader will let you know if IBS is faulty but it has to be connected. It could be a culprit.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-07-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By sptt144
E92 Exhaust Tip DIY Install

Not much out there on how to do our exhaust tips. I got some nice new ECS ones from a friend for a good deal but couldn't really find anything to detail how to do it. Yes, we need to cut these bad...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 707
Posted By sptt144
Now, if they are truly warped rotors, I'd be...

Now, if they are truly warped rotors, I'd be taking off those brake calipers and checking the caliper slide pins and bushings. They send new ones with brake and rotor kits. You dont want the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 707
Posted By sptt144
Vibration in the steering wheel while driving...

Vibration in the steering wheel while driving highway speed that comes and goes. Some days it does not do it at all. It also sounds like there is some sort of vibrating sound in the front at high...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2016, 12:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 622
Posted By sptt144
It does not appear to have an IBS as it is...

It does not appear to have an IBS as it is usually attached to the negative terminal and your negative terminal has a red vs black cable coming off it. The negative cable with IBS has a little box...
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