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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-29-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By kunal_D
I agree about the rims looking smaller when...

I agree about the rims looking smaller when painted black. IMO 16's already look a little odd on the E90's, if it was me I would look at getting some aftermarket rims. Also wrapping the roof might...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-26-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 699
Posted By kunal_D
This... Turner has the entire kit including...

This...

Turner has the entire kit including software on their site. It's not cheap, but it's supposed to bump up the HP to about 260. Other than FI, not much else can be done...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 871
Posted By kunal_D
Short Shifting will help you add a few MPG. Other...

Short Shifting will help you add a few MPG. Other than that avoid jack rabbit starts and check your tire pressures regularly. Premium fuel is also recommended by BMW and will gain you the best...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 518
Posted By kunal_D
I know the N54 runs hot, but man....

I know the N54 runs hot, but man....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 517
Posted By kunal_D
The oil level sensor seems to have a bit of a...

The oil level sensor seems to have a bit of a delay. Drive it around for a day and check it again. If the level is not at the max mark, add a small amount and check it again.

Keep in mind that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By kunal_D
This is a great solution, with much better sound...

This is a great solution, with much better sound quality than bluetooth. Check the link.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1002984&highlight=airplay
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 628
Posted By kunal_D
+1. It's safer to transport liquids in the...

+1. It's safer to transport liquids in the backseat rather than the trunk.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-01-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By kunal_D
My current E90 is approaching 90K miles, with no...

My current E90 is approaching 90K miles, with no clutch issues whatsoever.

My E46 had 125K Miles with no issues, and no signs of clutch failure.

IMO 90K miles is way too early to replace a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,100
Posted By kunal_D
DS mode is fun!! You can drive in DS mode as long...

DS mode is fun!! You can drive in DS mode as long as you like without using paddles..or you can use them, completely up to you!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By kunal_D
3000 mile oil changes? Maybe in 1971! :rolleyes:

3000 mile oil changes? Maybe in 1971! :rolleyes:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 441
Posted By kunal_D
This is a smart decision and it shows that you...

This is a smart decision and it shows that you have a good head on your shoulders. :thumbup:

These cars are great to drive but can be expensive outside of warranty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-26-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By kunal_D
A car like this scares the crap out of me. You...

A car like this scares the crap out of me. You are a brave soul if considering taking on this project.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By kunal_D
I had my fair share of issues mostly covered...

I had my fair share of issues mostly covered under CPO, but those issues didn't start occurring till I passed 60K miles. Just saying. :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,146
Posted By kunal_D
Mine failed without A/C running. Outside temps...

Mine failed without A/C running. Outside temps at the time were a cool 10 C or 50 F.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-09-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,146
Posted By kunal_D
Mine failed with no warning and left me at the...

Mine failed with no warning and left me at the side of the road waiting for a tow. The car had around 80K miles when it happened. Just hope that you are in a position to pull over immediately...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-02-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By kunal_D
Most of those horror stories you hear about on...

Most of those horror stories you hear about on these forums are related to the 335i and N54 engine in particular.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 6,347
Posted By kunal_D
I think this has been said time and again on...

I think this has been said time and again on these threads that seem to pop up every week. We understand the manual recommends a certain grade and then also specifies a minimum, while stating that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 779
Posted By kunal_D
Smart move passing on that car. It's most likely...

Smart move passing on that car. It's most likely had a Valve cover and or Oil Filter housing leak, not to mention the body and paint work.

As others have said, Wastegates are a common failure. It...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,633
Posted By kunal_D
Mine failed at 84K :( Looks like that 80K...

Mine failed at 84K :(

Looks like that 80K figure might be a good replacement mileage after all.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,633
Posted By kunal_D
This was my experience, except I wasn't on the...

This was my experience, except I wasn't on the highway. No power, then yellow temp light followed by a red one just a few seconds later. I pulled over and towed the car to the dealer. Still...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-14-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,243
Posted By kunal_D
The biggest issue with the Stangs IMO is...

The biggest issue with the Stangs IMO is refinement. They are pretty horrible in this department. They make a nice sound tho :D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-10-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,548
Posted By kunal_D
Justice! Hopefully the driver learnt their lesson.

Justice! Hopefully the driver learnt their lesson.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-09-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,268
Posted By kunal_D
Yeah, I guess in my head I was comparing it to...

Yeah, I guess in my head I was comparing it to dropping the hammer on an old Eagle Talon. The lag in the bimmer is non-existent compared to that. Different era...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-07-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,268
Posted By kunal_D
It most noticeable coming off idle with a good...

It most noticeable coming off idle with a good amount of throttle. Feels a bit soft, but boost builds very quick, probably a half second delay.

Also I like coasting in 6th, and then quickly...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-26-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 697
Posted By kunal_D
Ouch! That does not look good. Glad you're ok...

Ouch! That does not look good. Glad you're ok though, that's most important.
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