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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-15-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,459
Posted By ddeliber
I have to say that I am pretty surprised about...

I have to say that I am pretty surprised about the nitrogen BS. Even American car dealers have stopped this practice because of all of the write-ups out there demonstrating clearly that it is pure...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-08-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,693
Posted By ddeliber
DSX, just out of curiosity, typically how much...

DSX, just out of curiosity, typically how much would a good independent shop charge to do plugs, and coils on an e90 (2 prices one for each job if it is not too much trouble)? Just ballpark figures...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-08-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,426
Posted By ddeliber
Just out of curiosity, since this occurred only...

Just out of curiosity, since this occurred only after the oil pump was replaced, is there a reasonable way to screw up a water pump job resulting in coolant mixing with oil?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,693
Posted By ddeliber
Yep, for a 2006 325i $43.54 each: ...

Yep, for a 2006 325i $43.54 each:
https://www.parts.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=store.PartInfo&PartNumber=12137594936&VehicleID=186280&diagram=None&Title%3DBMW-3-Series-To-4%2F06-IGNITION-COIL
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,693
Posted By ddeliber
You have to take the coil off to replace the...

You have to take the coil off to replace the plug.

I thought $700 brake jobs were expensive, how long is this supposed to take someone who has done it more than say twice? Also, aren't the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-27-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,818
Posted By ddeliber
I got the same email.

I got the same email.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-23-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 774
Posted By ddeliber
I don't know your budget but as opposed to...

I don't know your budget but as opposed to spending $5-6k and tossing what I'll bet is a perfectly good AT and you are saying that you can't find a manual how about one of these:
...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-22-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 26,537
Posted By ddeliber
Unless you are totally put off by Mercedes, the...

Unless you are totally put off by Mercedes, the best deal's out there that won't require shipping would probably be on an E350 (somewhere around $12,000 off MSRP) or a new C-class (in the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-22-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
Not to be a total jerk or anything, but if you...

Not to be a total jerk or anything, but if you are going to go after them for the towing that should have been free don't forget about that $50 deductible that they disgustingly charged you for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-21-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By ddeliber
There you go! BTW don''t you ever sleep Cal?

There you go!

BTW don''t you ever sleep Cal?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-21-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By ddeliber
Did you buy new bolts or did you re-use? The...

Did you buy new bolts or did you re-use? The bolts are aluminum and are shot after one use, you really do need to replace them. Regardless, I also think it is obvious that you will need to do it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-20-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 988
Posted By ddeliber
I was honestly debating further obliterating the...

I was honestly debating further obliterating the poor OP's thread for a good 3 minutes by saying things like: its because of the awesome RunFat tires, my dealer says they are the smoothest tires out...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,444
Posted By ddeliber
I just ran it through a lease app. A $47,000 car...

I just ran it through a lease app. A $47,000 car MSRP. Bought for $40,000 with 1200 costs rolled in 9% tax and buy rate money factor : $478.50 per month

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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,444
Posted By ddeliber
One other point I thought that I would mention. ...

One other point I thought that I would mention. Now I haven't looked up the numbers but a sport line with tech and premium etc would be pushing $50k. By other posts in this thread showing good...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-19-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,221
Posted By ddeliber
the issue here is liability. It is difficult for...

the issue here is liability. It is difficult for a tire shop (or BMW service for that matter) to determine whether a runflat has been driven below the minimum pressure. The sidewalls on a runflat...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
How did you know that your car "most certainly...

How did you know that your car "most certainly is" in the recall? Did you receive a recall letter?

Maybe I missed your addressing this later on in the thread and if I did I apologize for asking...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 573
Posted By ddeliber
The min bar on your first pic means 1 qt low not...

The min bar on your first pic means 1 qt low not empty.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
But I believe that the OP did get a recall...

But I believe that the OP did get a recall letter. Is BMW sending those out to N51 owners?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 403
Posted By ddeliber
try parts.com they have it cheaper: The...

try parts.com they have it cheaper:

The link doesn't work as they are running an app to pull stuff from the Db but I copied this from the page.

BMW
FRONT SUSPENSION / FRONT SUSPENSION...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
I am glad that you are felling better about...

I am glad that you are felling better about things and that you are glad to have your car back. Sure this should have all been avoided but at the end of the day that is what is important.

Since...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-19-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,277
Posted By ddeliber
One complicating factor is that as they age, the...

One complicating factor is that as they age, the jewelr....er...I mean maintenance gets more and more expensive.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
+1

+1
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-18-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
I was basing my comment on demanding a...

I was basing my comment on demanding a compression tests because in the first post the OP indicated that they replaced the head gasket. After looking at the work order details it appears that they...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,198
Posted By ddeliber
The one thing I am curious about is if they...

The one thing I am curious about is if they didn't have the bolts to do the recall what is holding your Vanos in now?

BTW, the recall is an unfortunate BMW issue that they seem to be handling...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-16-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By ddeliber
If you are going to go through all of the trouble...

If you are going to go through all of the trouble to take the calipers off why not replace the pads? What do they cost $50-$75? Regardless, I agree with hondo this should be covered under either...
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