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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-09-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By csnpsu
Brought it to the dealer yesterday. They said the...

Brought it to the dealer yesterday. They said the oil on the front of the motor is leaking out of the oil filler cap. It was not making a good seal.

As for the black smoke they kept it overnight...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By csnpsu
If it was running rich wouldn't the smoke come...

If it was running rich wouldn't the smoke come out of the exhaust?

It seems to come from the engine bay.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By csnpsu
Black smoke. Here is a pic of the front of...

Black smoke.

Here is a pic of the front of my motor this morning.

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb465/cnetska/IMG_1905.jpg...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By csnpsu
black smoke on startup

I have a 2013 X3 xDrive 28i with 42K miles on it. Car runs and drives great but recently after the car sits in the garage all night and i start it up in the morning it smokes for a couple seconds....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By csnpsu
Ok well then I am not sure. Good luck. Let us all...

Ok well then I am not sure. Good luck. Let us all know what the issue is when you find it so we can have the info for future reference. Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By csnpsu
So was there a vibration with the old tires, the...

So was there a vibration with the old tires, the 70% Yokohamas?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By csnpsu
Yea, Im not sure what the deal is. I had them...

Yea, Im not sure what the deal is. I had them balanced 3 times and it still vibrated just like you are saying. They ended up being out of round.

What kind of tires did you eventually get?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By csnpsu
Sorry for not updating sooner. I had my...

Sorry for not updating sooner.

I had my wheels and tires looked at by a independent wheel repair shop, rims are perfectly round but my new Hankook tires were out of round. I guess you get what you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By csnpsu
What kind of tires did you get? I was on...

What kind of tires did you get?

I was on here a month ago with a similar issues and it was due to my New Hankook tires being out of round. Got new michelin pilot super sports and it fixed the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By csnpsu
In my experience with other cars other then a BMW...

In my experience with other cars other then a BMW 5 series, white smoke usually means all of the gas getting pumped into the cylinder is not burning.

Could be an injector not working properly,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By csnpsu
Its throughout the car but i feel it a lot in the...

Its throughout the car but i feel it a lot in the wheel.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By csnpsu
It seems everyone is distracted with the 130MPH...

It seems everyone is distracted with the 130MPH vibration thread, lol

Update - I am taking it to a wheel repair shop, he said it sounds like my tires are messed up or I have a bent rim. I will let...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By csnpsu
Vibration at 30 MPH+

I have a Vibration at 30 MPH+ in my 2008 528i and it is driving me nuts. I got new tires about 6 months ago and everything seemed fine and then over the next 2 to 3 months I started noticing a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,445
Posted By csnpsu
I have literally gone through every fuse in my...

I have literally gone through every fuse in my car and they are all good. None of them are blown out. There must be another problem like a disconnected wire in the dash or something.

I appreciate...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By csnpsu
High pitch noise when using Bluetooth

Ok, I might sound like I am crazy but I have this weird issue with my 2008 528i that started the other day. Whenever I start making a call over Bluetooth or end a call over Bluetooth I hear a very...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
I don't have OEM, i have replicas from umnitza...

I don't have OEM, i have replicas from umnitza and they are not staggered.

Yea i am most likely going to go to an indy shop and do exactly what you did. Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
No and No 245/35R19 tires

No and No

245/35R19 tires
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
Great info, thanks!!

Great info, thanks!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
I am running the 550 wheels on my 2008 528i,...

I am running the 550 wheels on my 2008 528i, style 172 and i have 245/35R19 tires. I got an alignment last year and it is mostly the rear tires. The front show some wear on the inside but the rears...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
Do you know what specs you ran?

Do you know what specs you ran?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By csnpsu
Camber question

We all know that our cars run a lot of negative camber and it is starting to aggravate me. I have had tires on my 2008 528i for about 15K miles and the inside of the tire is almost completely gone...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 531
Posted By csnpsu
You need to find the bolt pattern for both cars...

You need to find the bolt pattern for both cars to see if they match. That is the only way to know if it will fit.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By csnpsu
That's what my diff looks like, see attached pic,...

That's what my diff looks like, see attached pic, i think I will jack in the same spot.

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb465/cnetska/photo-2.jpg...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By csnpsu
My 08 diff looks different then that. See pic.

My 08 diff looks different then that. See pic.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By csnpsu
I am sorry to be a pain but the photo above is so...

I am sorry to be a pain but the photo above is so fuzzy it actually has me asking one more question. On the rear should i jack in circle 1 or 2 from my pic below? Or does it not matter?
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