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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-27-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By Chillax
Heated steering wheel

The heated steering wheel on my 2009 E90 stopped working on Thursday and it is now working fine again - has anyone had this happen or know what would cause it? The light/button would lite up for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-02-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,211
Posted By Chillax
I just picked up a set of Dunlop Wintersport M3...

I just picked up a set of Dunlop Wintersport M3 RFTs for my 328 xdrive. We have not had too much snow in Toronto, but they drive very well for a winter tire, noise is minimal when compared to the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-19-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,757
Posted By Chillax
That is pretty sweet - nice to have something...

That is pretty sweet - nice to have something unique IMO
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-05-2013, 04:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,075
Posted By Chillax
If you want to pay 24k, then offer 23k - they...

If you want to pay 24k, then offer 23k - they will say there is no way it can be done and try to counter you, just walk away. They will call you back, the 1K cushion you left can be used to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-24-2013, 07:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
Posted By Chillax
If you don't ask you don't get - just don't...

If you don't ask you don't get - just don't expect them to say yes.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-02-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,176
Posted By Chillax
If it helps at all I was deciding between...

If it helps at all I was deciding between purchasing a CPO E90 (328i xdrive) and leasing a new F30. I drove both and actually had the F30 over the weekend.

It was immediately obvious to me that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,189
Posted By Chillax
Betty

Betty
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-27-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Chillax
My OEM's are 16 inch. I have confirmed these...

My OEM's are 16 inch. I have confirmed these will fit - and they are going to be used for snow tires.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-27-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
Thanks for the input everyone - I ended up going...

Thanks for the input everyone - I ended up going with the Dunlops and will let everyone know how they perform when I actually use them.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-26-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Chillax
Will these rims fit

I presume these OEM rims will fit on my 2009 328i xdrive:
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 228
Posted By Chillax
Will these rims fit

I presume these OEM rims will fit on my 2009 328i xdrive:
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
I am going to stick with RFT for the winter -...

I am going to stick with RFT for the winter - just feel better about it I guess and don't want to carry a spare in the trunk.

So that being said - is the best choice the Dunlop SP WinterSport M3?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
I have seen temporary tire inflation kits - do...

I have seen temporary tire inflation kits - do these actually work well - as a stop gap if you did get a flat tire?

What are people who switched to go flats doing - carrying around a spare or just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
Thanks for the input on the Dunlops - I have...

Thanks for the input on the Dunlops - I have heard they work well and drive great on the dry days.

I am considering going with regular go-flat tires and running the risk that for 4 months of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
Problem is there are no run-flat winter tires...

Problem is there are no run-flat winter tires that are of the studless variety, they are all performance snow tires.

SO my available options are:

Hankook W300 RFT 91V
Continental...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By Chillax
Bridgestone Blizzak LM25 vs Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3 vs Michelin Primacy Alpin PA3

AS the title says - looking for winter tires and deciding between the following:

Bridgestone Blizzak LM25
Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3
Michelin Primacy Alpin PA3

They all have decent reviews, I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-25-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By Chillax
It did not look flat, but noticeably different...

It did not look flat, but noticeably different then the others.

I am just going to replace it (do not know how long it has been leaking as this is the second time) - not at the dealer though. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-24-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By Chillax
I had a low tire indicator about a month ago,...

I had a low tire indicator about a month ago, stopped at a service station everything looked fine, I filled up with air (again everything was fine, but topped everything up) and reset the sensors. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-24-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By Chillax
Run Flat Patch

Can I patch a run flat tire? My tire sensor came on the other day (Saturday) and when I pulled into the gas station (about 20 miles later) the tire was noticeable deflated, when I went to put air in...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-23-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By Chillax
Winter Tires and rims and TPMS - somewhat confused

I drive a 2009 328i Xdrive sedan and am looking at getting a new set of BMW OEM rims and winter tires. I am trying to figure out if I will be required to purchase TPMS sensors when I get the new set...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By Chillax
Awesome - thanks for the encouraging words. I...

Awesome - thanks for the encouraging words. I realize it is just a car, but seeing it in that state freaked me out. I thought it would be a relatively easy fix - and it appears not so much.

As...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By Chillax
The previous owners kid (at least I hope it was a...

The previous owners kid (at least I hope it was a kid) shoved a tube of blistex in the heat vent that made its way into the heat box behind the dash. So the Dash had to come out along with the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By Chillax
If i had known they would have gone to this...

If i had known they would have gone to this extreme I may have. But that rattle was really bad.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 873
Posted By Chillax
I am in a similar boat - with a 2013 328xi loaner...

I am in a similar boat - with a 2013 328xi loaner replacing my 2009 328xi (although for different reasons). I could not agree more with your assessment - I know on paper and from driving both cars...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By Chillax
So my Car is in a thousand pieces

So I picked up my 2009 328i xdrive CPO a couple of weeks ago and there was a really annoying rattle, like something rolling around inside of the vehicle. I brought it back in and explained what I...
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