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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-15-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,685
Posted By trz
What part of the drive shaft broke? Drive shafts...

What part of the drive shaft broke? Drive shafts have U Joints, U Joints have fasteners - I wouldn't be surprised if a U Joint or fastener broke after so much mileage. I would be surprised if the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-22-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,533
Posted By trz
Grey is a color?

Grey is a color?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-04-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,034
Posted By trz
Just took delivery of this for my wife's 335D: ...

Just took delivery of this for my wife's 335D:

http://www.amazon.com/Slime-70005-Safety-Repair-System/dp/B001DZFZPG/ref=pd_sbs_auto_1%29?&tag=5336612388-20

My wife isn't mechanically inclined,...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-27-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,871
Posted By trz
You're right - I was getting federal and state...

You're right - I was getting federal and state mandates mixed up.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-27-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,871
Posted By trz
Congress may have removed the subsidies, but I...

Congress may have removed the subsidies, but I don't think they removed the mandates. Farmers won't get tax breaks - but the market (enforced through mandates) will continue to exist. Farmers will...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-27-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 939
Posted By trz
I won't be able to try this until the weekend,...

I won't be able to try this until the weekend, but there should be an easy way to verify...

Start in D, at 10 mph (before any auto shifting occurs), press the + paddle, the instrument panel should...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-27-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 939
Posted By trz
Agreed, and supposedly that's because in D, the...

Agreed, and supposedly that's because in D, the tranny starts in 2 (unless you manually downshift to 1).

I only played around with this for one day and it seems to work, but that may just be...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 10-27-2011, 05:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 939
Posted By trz
According to info I got on this board, clicking...

According to info I got on this board, clicking the downshift paddle while at a full stop will set the tranny into first gear, otherwise the tranny will start in second gear, causing a little...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-19-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By trz
Hey Kat, I'll take a photo tonight, but I...

Hey Kat,

I'll take a photo tonight, but I had a quick look this morning. BMW places the circled-E on the top line (not the bottom as in your picture). The tinted window has a V above the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By trz
This. It would have been great if they had...

This.

It would have been great if they had installed all tinted windows in the back, but they only installed one. So now I have to get it replaced so when I do have tint installed, everything...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By trz
Stupid/weird Mfg. Mistake

Went to arrange for tint today and the installer noticed I already had tint (installed at the factory) on the passenger rear window! If I knew I could have ordered tint from the factory, I would...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By trz
"Divot" is probably too harsh a word - the nick...

"Divot" is probably too harsh a word - the nick is the size of the head of a ballpoint pen, but it's deep enough to notice a valley the isn't (totally) filled with touch up paint. I've used Langka...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By trz
"Corrected" Paint nick after ED, PCD

Just waxed my (wife's) car after ED, PCD and 1500 miles home from SC. While waxing I found a paint divot/nick in the driver's door that was pretty poorly "fixed". Looks like all they did was slap...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-08-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By trz
Heated Steering Wheel

What portion is supposed to be heated? Using a clock face as a guide, ours seems to be heated from 10 o'clock to 2:30, then 4 to 5 o'clock. The heated areas are not symmetrical, so either we have a...
Forum: European Delivery 10-05-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,610
Posted By trz
iPad with the "Collections" application is a...

iPad with the "Collections" application is a compact, relatively light way to organize photos and is a great communication device as long as you have access to wireless, so yes, I take my iPad. But...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-17-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,188
Posted By trz
Our PCD is Thursday, Montego over Saddle.

Our PCD is Thursday, Montego over Saddle.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-14-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,188
Posted By trz
Congrats! We're getting re-united with our 335D...

Congrats! We're getting re-united with our 335D at PCD next week. We'll get it back to Denver just in time to swap the high performance summer tires for snows.
Forum: European Delivery 09-10-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,475
Posted By trz
European drivers are just as bad and just as...

European drivers are just as bad and just as self-entitled (if not more so) than Americans. Ever visit Berlin? Drivers have taken the sidewalks as their parking spaces (this was 20 years ago,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-07-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,222
Posted By trz
As has been mentioned before in this thread,...

As has been mentioned before in this thread, ethanol has a higher octane rating (somewhere around 105). Assuming BMW engines can take advantage of the higher octane, you should get better...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2011, 12:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,128
Posted By trz
If the roads are closed due to snow, you probably...

If the roads are closed due to snow, you probably don't want to be driving your low-slung BMW on them. Just 'cause you might be able to get a bit more traction with chains doesn't mean you'll be...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-02-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 808
Posted By trz
Absolute Motor Works. ...

Absolute Motor Works. http://www.absolutemotorworks.repair.bz/

BMW only shop, they know their stuff and just performed a second-opinion check on a 2001 330xi I just sold.
Forum: European Delivery 08-29-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 942
Posted By trz
The car comes with 30 days of insurance - that...

The car comes with 30 days of insurance - that insurance covers from driving out of the Welt to driving onto the ship. You normally get 14 of the 30 days. I was given an extra day of the 30...
Forum: European Delivery 08-29-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 942
Posted By trz
I hesitate to post this, because people might...

I hesitate to post this, because people might start demanding extra days for free, but we made a mistake when we calculated how many days we'd have the car. No one caught the mistake until we picked...
Forum: European Delivery 08-22-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,108
Posted By trz
Not iPhone, but iPad: Collections. I searched...

Not iPhone, but iPad: Collections. I searched forever to find a good photo organizing and display app (iPad's stock capabilities are horrible). I bought a few that were worthless and finally found...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,782
Posted By trz
I had originally ordered Oyster/Black, but after...

I had originally ordered Oyster/Black, but after the 10th time I looked at it (especially in bright sunlight) it started to look dingy. Maybe I'm not a fan of gray-tinted white, but it just put me...
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