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Forum: Off-Topic 05-21-2017, 01:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 190
Posted By bam
Alien: Covenant discussion (with spoilers, so be aware)

Stop reading if you don't want to have the movie spoiled....

Last chance.....

Just finished watching Alien: Covenant and interested to hear your thoughts. I will say that I liked it and I think...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 05-05-2017, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 520
Posted By bam
Carbon fiber aero performance parts

Curious to know if the little carbon fiber aero bits added to the lower front bumper and right in front of the rear wheels are bolted onto the car or stuck onto the car using double sided tape. Can...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-05-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 11,039
Posted By bam
If I may ask, can you give us more details of the...

If I may ask, can you give us more details of the 4 BMW's that you owned?

1. year and model
2. purchased new
3. if purchased used, how many miles on odometer
4. if purchased used, how many...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-04-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 11,039
Posted By bam
I came from a last gen 2008 335 sedan. It was...

I came from a last gen 2008 335 sedan. It was pretty much loaded except for 3 options. It was my daily driver and I took very good care of it and did all of the required maintenance and then some...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,118
Posted By bam
Everybody's experience is different so don't let...

Everybody's experience is different so don't let my opinion scare you but keep in mind, I'm only commenting on my own experiences with BMW of SD....and they suck. You can also ask other members in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,118
Posted By bam
Nah. Will be driving my mom's GS430 as she just...

Nah. Will be driving my mom's GS430 as she just got a 2016 RX350.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,118
Posted By bam
Yeah, I believe some of this issues were worked...

Yeah, I believe some of this issues were worked out with later MY and when they switched to the N55 engine but I still love the N54 twin turbo. All of the issues that were "supposed" to happen did...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,118
Posted By bam
It's been real...

So after 8 years and 5 months, it's time to say goodbye to my 2008 Montego Blue 335i sedan. We parted ways with about 141,200 miles on the odometer. Owning this car was a jump into the modern car era...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,432
Posted By bam
So you're saying that it actually does provide a...

So you're saying that it actually does provide a benefit in at least cleaning the injectors?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,432
Posted By bam
I only use Costco premium fuel and they're...

I only use Costco premium fuel and they're considered a Top Tier fuel that BMW "recommends." I think with direct injection, no matter what type/brand of fuel you use, you will get carbon build up. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,432
Posted By bam
Sea Foam on 335

I'm curious to know if anybody uses Sea Foam on the 335 to help clean the carbon build up. The advertising from Sea Foam says that it works to help break down the carbon build up but I don't know if...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2016, 07:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 346
Posted By bam
136k miles on 2008 335 and 2nd hpfp failure

My car just had it's second hpfp failure after crossing about 136k miles. I've pretty much had all of the normal expected repairs on this car over the course of 136k miles. Some of the repairs showed...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-11-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 588
Posted By bam
Service Engine Soon light = thermostat error code

I have a 2008 335 with about 134k miles and this morning the car displayed the Service Engine Soon light. Took it to have the error code read and it came back saying thermostat failure. The person I...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 10-13-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,327
Posted By bam
Is that a "double diffuser?" ...and some quick observations

http://s1.bimmerfest.com/gallery/new-bmw-m2/medium/new-bmw-m2-036.jpg

So if you look at this picture, please look at where the rear diffuser is. Notice the dip between the quad exhaust pipes. It...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-29-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,170
Posted By bam
I have an '08 335 and the ambiance lighting is in...

I have an '08 335 and the ambiance lighting is in the overhead lighting consoles where they're just 2 little red/orange mini spotlights and aims downward to create a little ambiance on the center...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By bam
reside on windshield and then wipers start to skip

I was wondering if anybody else has this same problem. I've noticed that when I use my wipers in the rain, after a while of using them, there is a residue left on the windshield in the middle and on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By bam
Can you clarify what walnut blasted is and how...

Can you clarify what walnut blasted is and how much this costs? Does this have to be done at a dealer or can this be done at an independent?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-14-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By bam
misfire/hesitation and carbon build up

My car is starting to misfire or something. The car hasn't shown any service engine lights but it sure feels like a misfire. The car currently has 115k and the spark plugs were replaced at about 95k...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By bam
I'm not looking to spend a ton of money to...

I'm not looking to spend a ton of money to upgrade to m3 suspension components. I just need to replace worn out shocks and was maybe thinking to upgrading the springs to lower the car a little. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By bam
My rear shocks are not blown but they're...

My rear shocks are not blown but they're definitely worn out. I am getting a lot of dip and float over bumps and stuff. The fronts maybe fine but if I'm going to replace the rear, I might as well do...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By bam
replacing struts and questions

I think it's about time for me to replace my struts and I have a few questions that some of you can help with.

1. While replacing all 4 struts, should I have the dealer look at any other...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 470
Posted By bam
replace ignition coil and re-register injectors to dme

So I've noticed that my car has been accelerating a little rough and idling a little rough at times over the last few months. The rough idle part didn't bother me so much as I didn't really think...
Forum: BMW i3 I01 (2014 - Current) 10-21-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 657
Posted By bam
problems with ActiveE

So for all of you ActiveE drivers, did you experience any major problems with your cars or did you experience any re-occurring problems with your cars? Just asking to find out how well they held up...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 635
Posted By bam
So just to update folks with information where...

So just to update folks with information where this might be helpful if you experience the same thing. Yes, it was the battery failing. The dealer said that it was only holding about 30% charge so it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 635
Posted By bam
time to replace battery? (updated 9/4/13)

I have an '08 335 with idrive and over the last couple of weeks, I've noticed something that makes me think the battery needs to be replaced. About 2 weeks ago, we went on a little mini vacation and...
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