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Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-29-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,507
Posted By bwillia
Did this year have the annoying start/stop...

Did this year have the annoying start/stop feature? Thanks

BTW, beautiful car. How many miles are currently on it?
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-28-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,008
Posted By bwillia
What's the term of your lease? How many months...

What's the term of your lease? How many months left? What is the residual? How many miles are on it?
Thanks
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-28-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By bwillia
Check out Bavsound.com Lots of high quality,...

Check out Bavsound.com

Lots of high quality, direct fit speakers.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By bwillia
You most likely had a CV boot failure that went...

You most likely had a CV boot failure that went undetected and eventually starved the CV joint of lube and then the failure.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By bwillia
Umm....*****!

Umm....*****!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2016, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By bwillia
I have an 08 335xi coupe with the Dinan lowering...

I have an 08 335xi coupe with the Dinan lowering springs and Dinan rear sway bar. I put the Bilstein touring B6 struts up front and the Bilstein Sport B8 shocks in the back. It is stiffer in general...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By bwillia
There are two small U-joints on the lower part of...

There are two small U-joints on the lower part of the shaft that allow it to make the turn to the steering rack. These are a very common problem according the my BMW dealer. They get sticky. My car...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By bwillia
Before you spend the money try what I did. Mine...

Before you spend the money try what I did. Mine was clunking and popping and I could feel it through the steering wheel. I sprayed the crap out of it with "Liquid Wrench", not only did it fix it but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By bwillia
The utility truck company isn't paying for it??...

The utility truck company isn't paying for it?? I'm confused. Why are you repairing it?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2016, 08:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By bwillia
Year, make, model, mileage??

Year, make, model, mileage??
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-31-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By bwillia
Tire Rack does a great job and can deliver your...

Tire Rack does a great job and can deliver your wheel/tire set balanced and with TPMS already installed. If you are a DIY at all with a jack and some tools you can switch them out yourself in minutes...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-30-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,237
Posted By bwillia
Remus by far

Remus by far
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-22-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By bwillia
I have the Dinan unit. One of the few that adds a...

I have the Dinan unit. One of the few that adds a pickup tube down to the actual cold air. At high RPM's it makes a difference. Other than that it sits there looking pretty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,558
Posted By bwillia
James57 and FLBimmer, you guys are like talking...

James57 and FLBimmer, you guys are like talking to radical conservative gun advocates! LOL

It's shocking to me how contentious this silly COBB vs. JB4 vs. whatever always is. It comes up all the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,558
Posted By bwillia
There is nothing wrong with your choice. Lot's of...

There is nothing wrong with your choice. Lot's of people are still buying COBB (duh) and they are still doing research and coming out with new products, Maps etc. It is such an easy versatile and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-13-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,320
Posted By bwillia
Depending on what they do with pricing it will be...

Depending on what they do with pricing it will be a swap to the M2 in the Spring or early summer. If the pricing is stupid then it may be a M235i with manual tranny, sunroof delete and an LSD.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By bwillia
If I had it to do over I would have purchased an...

If I had it to do over I would have purchased an extended warranty and it would have paid for itself but I never would have even considered that maintenance program.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-07-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 592
Posted By bwillia
In my younger days I was an auto tech and I...

In my younger days I was an auto tech and I replaced hundreds of CV boots and hundreds of CV joints. All with aftermarket parts and had essentially zero problems. If the joint wasn't clicking on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-03-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By bwillia
The 0W40 synthetic is all I ever used and always...

The 0W40 synthetic is all I ever used and always had the tick.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-03-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,663
Posted By bwillia
Totally agree! You hit it on the head. And I...

Totally agree! You hit it on the head. And I personally find it a shame that with racing we can't get back to more about driver skill and less about the best high tech car.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-03-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By bwillia
You will probably always have a little bit of...

You will probably always have a little bit of lifter tick. I know I have. The good news is it doesn't seem to really hurt anything and is not necessarily a sign of shortened life. The one thing that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-01-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,663
Posted By bwillia
Yep, Should have said the 3/4 series was omitted.

Yep, Should have said the 3/4 series was omitted.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-01-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,663
Posted By bwillia
The 3 series was just omitted from the Car and...

The 3 series was just omitted from the Car and Driver ten best list as well. The M235i made it but no 3 series. first time that has happened in how many years??
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-01-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,663
Posted By bwillia
Unfortunately long term reliability is not in...

Unfortunately long term reliability is not in their best interests at all so they have gone the planned obsolescence route. They know that most of their new car customers will trade in or swap long...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-30-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,663
Posted By bwillia
Yep, That is where I am headed next time.

Yep, That is where I am headed next time.
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