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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By hondo402000
I think the first thing is you need to purchase...

I think the first thing is you need to purchase OEM BMW spark plugs, I have read many post on here about people trying to cheap out on plugs and they had gotten brand new bosch plugs that were bad. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By hondo402000
so if we all have self driven cars in the future ...

so if we all have self driven cars in the future
then there will be no more speeding tickets
DWI offenders
no traffic violations


so in that case just think of all the revenue the courts and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 171
Posted By hondo402000
one thing is you should never turn the wheel if...

one thing is you should never turn the wheel if you are not moving, not thats what you are doing, but turning the wheel when you are sitting still puts a lot of stress on the PS pump and rack, ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 795
Posted By hondo402000
I don't plan on hitting any one but I plan on...

I don't plan on hitting any one but I plan on being in my SUV. When I get hit
By some one in a smart car
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 795
Posted By hondo402000
Hope they had insurance. And not illegal Mexican

Hope they had insurance. And not illegal Mexican
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 963
Posted By hondo402000
at this point not sure what you can do, besides...

at this point not sure what you can do, besides take the car to the mechanic you took to the dealer, have him try to flush the engine, try to clean out the metal, try to locate where the metal...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By hondo402000
is yours an 09? it might be low miles but age...

is yours an 09? it might be low miles but age has effect too

tell us tomorrow if its reading correct
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By hondo402000
.1 quart won't hurt, I put all 7 quarts when I...

.1 quart won't hurt, I put all 7 quarts when I do a change plus filter and you really never get the full quart out of the bottle, If you really want to get cheap, get a funnel and put it in one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By hondo402000
well since it takes 7 quarts and you put in 6.9 I...

well since it takes 7 quarts and you put in 6.9 I would not put any more oil in your engine, as stated above if it doesn't come up in after a day I would think your oil level sensor needs replacing,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By hondo402000
replace the relays first, they are cheap relays...

replace the relays first, they are cheap relays to replace, Never heard of anyone having a hydraulic pump issue, not much to hydraulic pumps, a motor and some oneway valves, bet its the relays
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By hondo402000
not sure you would have to call them and find out...

not sure you would have to call them and find out about replacing the fuel pump if its the problem, its too bad that the shop didnt check the fuel pressure when they had the car in to replace the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By hondo402000
WD 40 is pretty much worthless stuff, WD stands...

WD 40 is pretty much worthless stuff, WD stands for Water Displacement, it might be good for spraying a gun barrel down after you stuck your hands on it, but its not a penetrating oil by any...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By hondo402000
did the code clear or do you have another code? ...

did the code clear or do you have another code? maybe an Injector issue too?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 149
Posted By hondo402000
My neighbor had an older BMW 318 that had a...

My neighbor had an older BMW 318 that had a plastic tube that came out of the back of the head that went to the heater core and it started leaking and broke off, I see BMW is still using plastic...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 566
Posted By hondo402000
well yes springs do wear out but it might take...

well yes springs do wear out but it might take about 25 years, I have had older cars that the springs started sagging, and you would tell by looking at the car that the springs were gone
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 566
Posted By hondo402000
yea I put them on my 07 335I and it is quite...

yea I put them on my 07 335I and it is quite bouncy in back, is there a rear spring I can install that wont lower the car but stiffen the rear of the car ?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,078
Posted By hondo402000
just search youtube on BMW oil change and VANOS...

just search youtube on BMW oil change and VANOS failures due to sludge in the engine

if you plan on keeping the car for 15000 miles then don't change it, if you plan on keeping it longer then oil...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By hondo402000
funny with every upgrade in engine technology...

funny with every upgrade in engine technology their appears to be another issue that developed after the fact
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By hondo402000
I think you made a great decision but replace...

I think you made a great decision but replace both sides cause the other one will go out soon so do both at the same time
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By hondo402000
and you know as soon as you replace it a big rock...

and you know as soon as you replace it a big rock will flip up off the road and put a big bulls eye on it within a month
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By hondo402000
well glass is glass only difference its the...

well glass is glass only difference its the emblem on the glass, BMW or Pilkinton glass or aftermarket, but NO difference except the price, got my 2007 done for 247.00

and I really doubt it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 413
Posted By hondo402000
all I know is it sounds like you guys never drove...

all I know is it sounds like you guys never drove a vintage 70"s car, squeaks, squeals, grinding leaking seals or no seals at all, and obnoxious smells were normal,


you guys are spoiled!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By hondo402000
most replace the lights to LED to go from yellow...

most replace the lights to LED to go from yellow to white, not for the money savings or how long they might last

LED technology is fairly new to cars and especially home, they say the bulbs will...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 413
Posted By hondo402000
look on amazon I know its for sale on there, ...

look on amazon I know its for sale on there, well in the US that is
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 413
Posted By hondo402000
my opinion is you better find out what the seals...

my opinion is you better find out what the seals are made of,
if it has some natural rubber then petroleum products will kill the seals, you won't have to worry about squeaking they will rot away
...
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