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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mikesevel
Best negotiated discounts for new BMW?

So in the past I tried to ascertain members negotiated discounts on new BMW's. Not much response, perhaps the members risked finding out that someone else got a better deal. So I will keep it neutral...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-26-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By mikesevel
Blue 2 Blue, from me 2 U

Nice blue.
My E93 is Atlantic Blue.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 115
Posted By mikesevel
Globby-squishy A/C dash vent cleaner

On Ebay I came across a $4 product from China, It is a gel type ball. The theory is that you press it in to the pesky-to-clean A/C dash vents. :cry:
When you remove it, the dirt adheres to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-19-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By mikesevel
Manure makes my E93 look great!

Hello curious member.:rofl:

So here is my manure story. Wife sez, "Stop at Home Depot and buy some dehydrated manure for my garden." Yes dear.
I bought 5 bags, 40# each, 200# total. Tight squeeze...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-09-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 638
Posted By mikesevel
Rain drains?

Where are the rain drains located?:dunno:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-08-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 638
Posted By mikesevel
HHS-K Hooray.

I also liked Kat's top maintenance sticky. I tried Zymol on the seals and Wurth HHS-K on the hinges. Two + years with no problems.:D
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 760
Posted By mikesevel
Steering wheel headache..problem solved.

My trim was peeling and I tried to paint it (once removed) with Plastidip and two other paint sprays. I did not like the results and banged it up a bit and decided to pop for a new one.
You can buy...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By mikesevel
Gas mileage woes

I own an '08 328i retractable hardtop convertible. It weighs 3850#. I use Shell gas or other brands. Mileage is 37,000.
For the last two years I have been averaging 26+ mpg, 1/3 highway, 2/3...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-21-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 687
Posted By mikesevel
A bmw christmas poem from texas

'Twas the night before Christmas and all through my E93 Bimmer,
the engine was roundly balking and it's no longer a screamer.

The culprits certainly could not be the spark plugs,
I replaced them...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-09-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By mikesevel
"Gazillioneth" Angel Eyes Questioin

For 2+ years I have perused BMW blogs with special attention to angel eyes issues.
My '08 E93 has the OEM angel eyes with colors, depending on light conditions, that vary from vanilla to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-08-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By mikesevel

Primacy MXM4 ZP RFT.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-07-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By mikesevel

I bought the RFT version 18 months ago. All season, longer tread life, quieter. No problems to date. :thumbup:328i E93 '08 convertible.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-09-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 873
Posted By mikesevel
"F Bomb" survey

Some bloggers seem to express themselves by using " F Bombs". I am far from a prude but it seems to me that in a forum like ours most members, both male and female, are offended when reading comments...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-06-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By mikesevel

Welcome to the E93 family. Follow Kat's advice, she is a knowledgeable lady.
I have owned my E93 for two years now with no top issues so far.
Replaced my salmon relays as a precaution.
Mike Sevel...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-30-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By mikesevel
Vanos explained.

Vanos is a custom built American racing car and street legal roadster.
Mike Sevel
P.S. Wait, my mind works slow at my age, that was PANOZ!:rofl:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-30-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By mikesevel
Come back to Sorrento (Blue)

MY '08 E93 is Atlantic Blue and it might be too conservative for you. I saw a pictorial in a BMW mag featuring a customized 3 painted Sorrento Blue. It was a dazzler.
Sorrento blue was a rare color...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,488
Posted By mikesevel
Thanx Dallas

Thanx for the blowup of my blue baby. We bought it in Houston.:)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-23-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,488
Posted By mikesevel
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-20-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,388
Posted By mikesevel
Pristine Z4...then boom!!!!!

Sitting at light and Jeep driver hit me at 45mph non stop. The Jeep ended upside down with many injuries but I only sustained small head laceration. Z4 held it's own given it was half the size of the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-14-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By mikesevel
Texas Battery Tender User

I use the BT on my'08 E93. Works great albeit slow. :dunno: No Sparks.:thumbup:
Contact BT customer service as it may be a problem with other cars.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-10-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 188
Posted By mikesevel
Schreechy tweeters fix. Help please

My '08 E93 hi-fi business radio has developed schreechy tweeters. :mad: I guess I could buy replacement tweeters from BMW or Bavauto. I saw a DIY video which includes removal of the door panel. Is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,488
Posted By mikesevel
Test..pic come through?

First time sending pic, did it come through? I guess so but how do I make it larger?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,450
Posted By mikesevel
Mend well bimmer buddy!

My former Z4 was rear ended at a stop light by a Jeep at 45mph. :cry: I had some head cuts and the Z4 was toast. The Jeep ended upside down, also toast and the driver had to be cut out.
Even thought...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,032
Posted By mikesevel
Texan Atlantic Blue

I have an '08 E93 Atlantic Blue with black interior. Does the interior reflect the hot Texas sun? Well, yes, up to 11:00 a.m. and after 6:00 p.m.
I chose the blue as I spent 5 years detailing the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,335
Posted By mikesevel
Kat und das funf jahre deutches auto. Wunderbar!

OK, admittedly the last German language instruction I endured was back in the dark ages (1968)
at John Carroll University (known as the "little Notre Dame") in Cleveland, OH.

The Title message ...
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