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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By yikes98
Oh but yes it was the idler pulley bolt, no...

Oh but yes it was the idler pulley bolt, no alternator, no power steering. The pulley was lucky found on the underbody panel, half of the bolt in the bolt hole and the other half maybe somewhere on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-09-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By yikes98
Not quite, having to rent a POS leftover car in...

Not quite, having to rent a POS leftover car in SFO at the last minute on a sunday, then having to drive back 250 miles in that POS home while BMW SFO fixed it. Then having to meet the tow truck half...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-08-2012, 09:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,024
Posted By yikes98
Back in the day working on OBD II all monitoring...

Back in the day working on OBD II all monitoring test needed to be complete during the FTP drive cycle. Here's some links to the drive cycles. Drive it a couple of times as close as you can and all...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-04-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 624
Posted By yikes98
I coded the v= speed on the OBC, then coded the...

I coded the v= speed on the OBC, then coded the correction factor. The v= speed then was pretty much spot on with my GPS. Now I have actual speed and BMW speed. I think you can code it so the speedo...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,132
Posted By yikes98
The best way to fix it is to just disable it,...

The best way to fix it is to just disable it, IMO. If you can code or know some that does here's the fix. :thumbup:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=638900&highlight=seatbelt+hangover
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-14-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,126
Posted By yikes98
See my DIY at...

See my DIY at http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=520467. If it works for you send me a six pack :beerchug:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-31-2012, 11:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By yikes98
+1

+1
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-15-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,577
Posted By yikes98
Google cablejive and look for dock extender.

Google cablejive and look for dock extender.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-02-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,647
Posted By yikes98
Did the dealer change the filler neck or might be...

Did the dealer change the filler neck or might be kinked? Some thing might be plugging the little hole at the underside tip of fuel pump nozzle when inserting. It needs to be kept clear to allow air...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,241
Posted By yikes98
http://www.epa.gov/nvfel/methods/hwfetdds.gif ...

http://www.epa.gov/nvfel/methods/hwfetdds.gif

I think it's this one. Enjoy!
28 mpg average e92 328i sport, mostly hwy but in the mountains around 2k to 4k altitude change.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,251
Posted By yikes98
Check these out. Haven't tried them but they look...

Check these out. Haven't tried them but they look cool.

http://www.yakima.com/shop/baserack/whispbar-s46-rail :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,251
Posted By yikes98
I'm assuming no pun intended "sounds like it's...

I'm assuming no pun intended "sounds like it's not doing anything". They are suppose to force airflow separation on bottom of the bar too reduce Karman vortexes from building behind the bar to reduce...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,251
Posted By yikes98
For noisy OEM bar installation, do you have the...

For noisy OEM bar installation, do you have the correct bar up front with the little air spoilers installed? The OEM bars are on all the time with acceptable wind noise IMO.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-21-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 21,133
Posted By yikes98
Just in case folks want a picture. My wife...

Just in case folks want a picture. My wife started smelling exhaust in the cabin on her 11'MY X535d. A quick check under the hood shows the high pressure EGR cooler assembly leaking. Bummer, time to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,730
Posted By yikes98
Warning: Do not operate vehicle with moonroof...

Warning: Do not operate vehicle with moonroof option under low flying jets that exceed MACH 1 as moonroof glass may shatter. :rofl:

Glad you didn't get hurt and the dealership fixed it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,137
Posted By yikes98
BF.com, (Bimmerforums) then diagnostic software.

BF.com, (Bimmerforums) then diagnostic software.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,414
Posted By yikes98
1 @ 18k, broken idler pulley bolt broke causing...

1 @ 18k, broken idler pulley bolt broke causing lost of PS, alternator and cooling. Other than that nothing so far +21k.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-25-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,295
Posted By yikes98
Any revs above torque converter stall probably...

Any revs above torque converter stall probably won't help launch performance much. Find that sweet spot between turbo spool up and TC stall any off you go. Ususally around 2.5K to 2.8K revs. Remember...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,481
Posted By yikes98
+1 :rofl:

+1 :rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,481
Posted By yikes98
Seat Belt Hangover (Hand-over)

It a little thing but has this happen to you. See attached :mad:

Tired of the seatbelt hangover (hand-over) pretending to give you the sealtbelt only to drop it right before you grab it?

Tired...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-10-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 606
Posted By yikes98
Your dealer invoice not including holdback if any...

Your dealer invoice not including holdback if any and dealer incentives is ~52k. You can probably go lower by 2-3% than the 51.6k price they gave you and the dealer is probably still making money...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,126
Posted By yikes98
Yes there is if you know how to code or know some...

Yes there is if you know how to code or know some one that does. I'll take my chances unbuckled seatbelt while going through the drive thru. Kids you know. Come to think of it I don't think a mcd...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 13,439
Posted By yikes98
Dude, You need to lighten up.:rofl:

Dude, You need to lighten up.:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 13,439
Posted By yikes98
For most people cars are like refrigerators, an...

For most people cars are like refrigerators, an appliance to get you from point A to point B. BMW drivers know the fun is getting from point A to point B. Maybe they're haters because you are having...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-22-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By yikes98
Static or Dynamic? :confused:

Static or Dynamic? :confused:
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