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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 10:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 676
Posted By Wongway
I love my BMW. Last two cars are BMW's. ...

I love my BMW. Last two cars are BMW's.

That said, I'd sooner stick a new driver into a Toyota, Honda, or whatever else reliable. While Tylerh003 might be a responsible 16 year old, looking...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By Wongway
Everywhere I've looked, the universal comments...

Everywhere I've looked, the universal comments have been that the projector cut offs on those are horrid. Worse than OEM.

I don't see why $500 is so out of the question. Your ability to see at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By Wongway
Get yourself educated here... ...

Get yourself educated here...
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=641323

There's a few quirks with our e90's that require a little extra attention depending on what audio system you're...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By Wongway
Personally, I like the car, even with the coral...

Personally, I like the car, even with the coral red interior.

However, I'd stay away from it if it can't pass inspection. That's just me.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By Wongway
odd, it's listed on the site as coming with...

odd, it's listed on the site as coming with Halogens...


That's one of the things that has me confused...

I'm not terribly certain that the Depo's are designed for either Halogens or HIDs
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By Wongway
Thanks again fdriller9! Though my car already...

Thanks again fdriller9! Though my car already has halogen, so I guess I really don't have to worry about coding issues!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By Wongway
I've seen sets like these from fishcake321......

I've seen sets like these from fishcake321......
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,320
Posted By Wongway
All that is dependent on several factors. ...

All that is dependent on several factors.

However, the better question is;
Why wouldn't you want to take care of a transmission when it can only help it?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By Wongway
I think that thread may have just completely...

I think that thread may have just completely answered why I think my brakes are inferior compared to the 2009 328i Xdrive coupe I drove.

Always wondered if there was a difference between the 2011...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,982
Posted By Wongway
Err, I'm a dummy and didn't even look on their...

Err, I'm a dummy and didn't even look on their site...

I suppose I'll change it back to getting the bluetooth version since I'm on a 2011 E90. Seems a bit odd, since I'm used to finding (in the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,982
Posted By Wongway
eh, thanks... either way, I figure I'm safer just...

eh, thanks... either way, I figure I'm safer just getting a regular cable and usb otg connector. I'll just go with that and save myself the potential headache.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,982
Posted By Wongway
Sorta confused... Any advantages/disadvantages...

Sorta confused...
Any advantages/disadvantages going with iViNi-tech's own bluetooth adapter;...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,575
Posted By Wongway
I'm pretty middle of the road with Nissan. They...

I'm pretty middle of the road with Nissan. They make some good products, but my experience with them was 'okay'.

The few Kia's and Hyundai's I've come across, my personal opinion is that they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,575
Posted By Wongway
bah, I love my 328i Xdrive manual. Wouldn't give...

bah, I love my 328i Xdrive manual. Wouldn't give it up for the world.

That said, I have a liking for those Miatas.

I have seen tons of them that are even in the mid-90's builds running around...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-17-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,575
Posted By Wongway
Mine was also only on cold starts, and pretty...

Mine was also only on cold starts, and pretty much started stalling out on me in the cold at 48k. miles. The worst part about it, was that it would (obviously) never do this at the dealership. So...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,575
Posted By Wongway
Wierd shudder on cold starts, might be an early...

Wierd shudder on cold starts, might be an early warning sign of a leak on your eccentric shaft sensor. Wierd name for what amounts to a valvetronic/vanos type sensor. I had one progress into a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,417
Posted By Wongway
I'm not positive, because it will depend on the...

I'm not positive, because it will depend on the "put in service date", but you're probably right on the borderline of whether or not they'd put that car through CPO. I believe you have till just...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,417
Posted By Wongway
I wish I could get a car with the reliability of...

I wish I could get a car with the reliability of something like a Toyota or Honda, but had the driveability of my BMW. It doesn't exist.

For one, there's a sacrifice in the other.

I picked...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,483
Posted By Wongway
What I said a couple posts above...

What I said a couple posts above...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,483
Posted By Wongway
Maybe I shouldn't have said there would be 'no...

Maybe I shouldn't have said there would be 'no problem'. However, you can get away with it without too much trouble.

I'd be more concerned however, that they match on an AWD vehicle.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,483
Posted By Wongway
ProfessorCook has one point I do somewhat agree...

ProfessorCook has one point I do somewhat agree with. You definitely want at least the axle tires to match.

But yeah, I buy a $40-50,000 BMW (on average?) for it's driving/handling...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 321
Posted By Wongway
I don't think I'd even dream of trying to push an...

I don't think I'd even dream of trying to push an e90's offroad ability. If I was serious about that, I'd have bought maybe a Jeep Wrangler or something.

I 'might' consider testing out something...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By Wongway
Tint companies are consolidating, so many...

Tint companies are consolidating, so many preferences I used to see are all under the same house.

3M by reputation might make some of the best films out there. Don't see much rebranding on their...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-19-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 983
Posted By Wongway
Start with non run flats first (get some sort of...

Start with non run flats first (get some sort of mobility kit to pack into the car, eg. Slime, fix a flat, Air Compressor, etc)

That alone may make it much more livable.
(don't think my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By Wongway
Check what type of gas you filled up on. Only...

Check what type of gas you filled up on. Only thing that's ever gotten me mileage that high (and this is without a roof box) is filling up with non ethanol fuel.
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