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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By ctuna
FYI may or may not be related

FYI may or may not be related
Never heard of the hot CD problem before there is a lot
about unwanted sounds though.
I would guess something is wrong with your cd/radio .
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,176
Posted By ctuna
Well I'm trying to be nice but descriptive.

Well I'm trying to be nice but descriptive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By ctuna
Redline D6 is what the redline app says.

Redline D6 is what the redline app says.
Various fluids Discussed in the following thread
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=791341&highlight=redline+d6
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By ctuna
N52 Engine all the same stuff

N52 Engine all the same stuff
Oil leaks around the VCG and oil filter housing
valve ticking . The Water Pump might fail soon .
Sludge due to long interval oil changes.
Check inside oil filler...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 10:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,176
Posted By ctuna
Have you tried the Waze app on your phone.

Have you tried the Waze app on your phone.
Whats really good about it is the database of users
that gives real time updates to traffic information.
They tell you thinks like where the cops,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-28-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By ctuna
What do you mean by fade.

What do you mean by fade.
I have seen kits to replace the LED's and change there
color.
Are you talking about the Instrument Cluster or the RAdio ?
Do you mean the center of the Instrument...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By ctuna
Whats the gap is it genric or BMW specific?

Whats the gap is it genric or BMW specific?
I thought if you went to and auto store the gap would be
generic.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 668
Posted By ctuna
If you have both the aux in usb in the center console

If you have both the aux and usb in the center console
and you press the menu and your fucntions show ipod and or usb.
Or you can find those functions in your idrive menu.
You can play anything...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By ctuna
Are they pre gapped?

Are they pre gapped?
The ones from the last post that is.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 668
Posted By ctuna
aux mini stereo jack and maybe a usb is normal.

aux mini stereo jack and maybe a usb is normal.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 308
Posted By ctuna
Good Diy's on ytube also and parts at

Good Diy's on ytube also and parts at
ECStuning
Pelican Parts
Burgermotorsports
realoem.com
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 308
Posted By ctuna
Change the rest of the lifetime fluids

Change the rest of the lifetime fluids.
For the differentials you must get a pump to get the fluid out as there
is only a fill hole.( why lifetime fluids is why)
the transfer case fluid must be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By ctuna
Depends on if you get the Turbo or not.

Depends on if you get the Turbo or not.
The Turbo an non Turbo both have there own set
of problems and some shared ones.

328 , 330, 325
valve ticking , leaky gaskets ,
335
Turbo problems ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By ctuna
They are on mine maybe its been done once already.

They are on mine maybe yours has been done once already.
And I am 100 percent sure as I am always looking at them
loolking for the inevitable leak , plus I have read the DIY multiple times.
And...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 668
Posted By ctuna
If you alread have Nav the you can do the retrofit

If you already have Nav the you can do the retrofit at a non astronomical price.
Bimmertech is probably the easiest place to get what you need in hardware
and programming . You need to go shopping...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By ctuna
Yep All th Silicon Valley dealers are expensive.

Yep All th Silicon Valley dealers are expensive.
And the SF ones to.
You have to go to East Bay BMW before the prices
start coming down. Unless you are doing warranty work
you are much better off...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By ctuna
The lack of abilty to delete here is not good.

The lack of abilty to delete here is not good.

If you read any of the DIY's that are around you need a good
torque wrench and a supply of new bolts whenever you do anything
significant to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By ctuna
Yeah but at 60 bucks it still a bargain.

Yeah but at 60 bucks it's still a bargain.
plus the cost of a cable or bluetooth dongle.
Some say a 15 buck elm327 will work.
I thought it gave you a direct readout of the error
codes without you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By ctuna
BMWhat for the average guy ans its way cheaper

BMWhat for the average guy and its way cheaper
plus it allows you to code. Runs on your smartphone you buy a cable
or bluetooth obd dongle and the app.
I don't think its Vin limited.

Or A...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 486
Posted By ctuna
Some of those plug in last picture look kind of toasted.

Some of those plug in last picture look kind of toasted.

BMWhat is a smartphone app . You need either a cable or
a bluetooth OBD dongle to hook it up.
I believe you have to have a cable on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 342
Posted By ctuna
Mine did this and I changed to Redline D6

Mine did this and I changed the fluid to Redline D6
it smoothed things right out.
In my situation it was not chronic and did it occasionally
but was annoying.
Some people have had good results...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By ctuna
Since its and 06 it probably needs a battery.

Since its and 06 it probably needs a battery.
If its anything like the gas car the most these battery's last
is 6 years. There is a diesel sub forum at e90post.
Have you load tested the battery?...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 668
Posted By ctuna
Don't you have do a full idrive retrofit?

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=728890&highlight=idrive

Like the one in the link above.

Which is more like 3500 on parts at a minimum.
Since you need a new dash and really have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By ctuna
Fyi

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCQQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bimmerfest.com%2Fforums%2Fattachment.php%3Fattachmentid%3D402295%26d%3D1381855923&ei=TWrpUsjkGYT9oATKq...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By ctuna
Its on the orignal battery from 07

Its on the orignal battery from 07
its time for a new one.
You can try putting a charge on the battery an see if things improve.
Low Voltage/current can cause a lot of things to go wacky.
You...
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