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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-16-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By v8power
Crankcase breather tube. Typical to have oil in...

Crankcase breather tube. Typical to have oil in the tube, however the o-ring is not sealing properly hence the leak. Cpo is a second step warranty and only covers major mechanical problems. These...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-29-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By v8power
Axle have grease. You should see globs of grease...

Axle have grease. You should see globs of grease flings. Oil is shock related when its liquified.
Even with the aggressive hr drop your axle angle is still within a good angle especially the xi are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-06-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 852
Posted By v8power
What is vibrating? The rear, steering wheel,...

What is vibrating? The rear, steering wheel, noises in front or back? Be more specific when it comes to online diagnosis.

Usually a dealer will have a perfect set of wheels to throw on and test...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-30-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 730
Posted By v8power
I lol'ed at all the oil subject that you comment...

I lol'ed at all the oil subject that you comment on. The oil only stays in the 0w or 5w(just to make you happy) when the engine is cold. Once up to temp, it is well over that and stays in the upper...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-28-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 730
Posted By v8power
Technically, under the spec of this oil, anything...

Technically, under the spec of this oil, anything under 10% Noack volatility is great to reduce oil burn off. It is at 8.7% which is pretty low. But the TBN isn't all that for the price. I wouldn't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-26-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 255
Posted By v8power
Nah, even if there is , the first oil change at...

Nah, even if there is , the first oil change at the dealer will be gone. Most Techs dont put it back on because its time consuming. Time is money. Makes the job easier for the current and next...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-18-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 724
Posted By v8power
It would've been easier if bmw tell you what is...

It would've been easier if bmw tell you what is covered i.e if engine blows up or transmission(excludes smg) disintergrate. Everything else is not covered.

There you have it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-12-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By v8power
Cmon guys rwd-f10-n52 is just joking around. ...

Cmon guys rwd-f10-n52 is just joking around.

I use 75w-90 gear oil in my n63 motor . It made the engine soo quiet that it doesn't want to turn over anymore. Best of all, its not watered down!...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-05-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,002
Posted By v8power
Osram cbi 5500k is the brightest close to 6k...

Osram cbi 5500k is the brightest close to 6k color as possible you get.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-03-2017, 10:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,896
Posted By v8power
^bharm said. GUIBO aka driveshaft flex disc

^bharm said. GUIBO aka driveshaft flex disc
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 951
Posted By v8power
The 2 side blocks are most important when you...

The 2 side blocks are most important when you look for road noises. Most if not all cars runs neg camber. Meaning the inner tread blocks will take the beating.
All new tires will be quiet at first....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-06-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,175
Posted By v8power
Electrical connectors are water resistant meaning...

Electrical connectors are water resistant meaning any moisture that gets to the radiator and kicked from the fan will be ok. A light spray from a hose is enough to rinse any dirt away provided you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-01-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 673
Posted By v8power
You don't have power steering. You don't need it...

You don't have power steering. You don't need it anyways.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-21-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,053
Posted By v8power
Great video and with the f10 theres still tons of...

Great video and with the f10 theres still tons of space imho. Maybe im used to working on the n63 v8. You will need to borrow the hands of an alien.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-20-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,053
Posted By v8power
I didn't know this is a widespread on the N55....

I didn't know this is a widespread on the N55. Ive did this many years ago when the local dealer says it "normal" and had to break out my elbow grease.
Heres my diy thread...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-19-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 578
Posted By v8power
I don't have 275 but have 285 instead. No rub no...

I don't have 275 but have 285 instead. No rub no issues with 40 offset.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-17-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By v8power
Bridgstone Drivegard

Bridgstone Drivegard
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-14-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,054
Posted By v8power
Fyi i change my previous Audi with the zf tranny...

Fyi i change my previous Audi with the zf tranny right at under 100k miles and the fluid was still nice and clear. I know sending it off to get it tested is best but ive seen many many transmission...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-14-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,054
Posted By v8power
https://www.ecstuning.com/b-vaico-parts/automatic-...

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-vaico-parts/automatic-transmission-fluid-1-liter/83222305397~vai/
Enjoy the savings!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-14-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,054
Posted By v8power
It is true if the dealer is referring to the atf...

It is true if the dealer is referring to the atf 3+ oem fluid which is about $75 per qt. So the dealer price mark up is just about right.
There are other fluids that meet zf8 specs that are much...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By v8power
Esys software HU_NBT => 3001 => RDC_SAFETY =>...

Esys software
HU_NBT => 3001 => RDC_SAFETY => aktiv
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-09-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By v8power
It is mounted to the driver side wheel well and...

It is mounted to the driver side wheel well and the actuators are constantly opening and closing or whatever the malfunction is. This is why you can feel it around the foot area.
Fyi, I recently...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-29-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,276
Posted By v8power
Naahhhh. My prokit less than an inch drop with...

Naahhhh. My prokit less than an inch drop with 20" looks just like that with no problem, given you drive carefully.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-21-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,331
Posted By v8power
Remove air filter assembly and ducts. Need...

Remove air filter assembly and ducts.
Need thin wall spark plug socket.
Cool engine is a must as the coil could be stuck to the plugs and will break apart. Which had happen to me. Not a good...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-15-2016, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,214
Posted By v8power
Chicago weather single digits with minus as of...

Chicago weather single digits with minus as of late. Even if i wanted to start and drive off, it is impossible. Hands, neck , and legs is frozen. iDrive is frozen and who knows what else is frozen....
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