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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By Westech
Cal has the right idea if you can find a muffler...

Cal has the right idea if you can find a muffler shop to do the work.
BMW of El Cajon has PE exhaust via ebay for $950. w/free shipping.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 851
Posted By Westech
Forget what I said....run like a cat with a...

Forget what I said....run like a cat with a turpentined ass
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-07-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,785
Posted By Westech
I'm amazed at the things that can be done with...

I'm amazed at the things that can be done with wrap.
Bravo....excellent job.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 867
Posted By Westech
If you're serious about the car: !. Have the...

If you're serious about the car:
!. Have the seller meet you at an indy and have a PPI done
2. CARFAX-isn't perfect but it's a tool
3. Get the VIN and call the DMV for a title check. Salvage...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 02:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By Westech
Get another opinion from an indy. If I'm not...

Get another opinion from an indy. If I'm not mistaken the plugs in a 335 have to be replaced at the 45,000 mile mark. Perhaps the plugs are fouled. What kind of fuel are you using? Possible...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-30-2015, 02:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 851
Posted By Westech
What needs to be done? What was listed as repair...

What needs to be done? What was listed as repair & what was maintenance? What was needed now and what could be done later? DIY?
A 335 manual with sport is a first-rate, fun car worth having but...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,840
Posted By Westech
As much as a PITA as the whole process is, I...

As much as a PITA as the whole process is, I carry a spare tire kit, jack and socket/breaker bar. Takes up more space than I'd like but it proves to be a quick & dirty solution to a flat tire.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-13-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 36,167
Posted By Westech
This is the recipe I use. In addition I toss in...

This is the recipe I use. In addition I toss in a pint of white vinegar. Works fine...very cheap.
Cleans the Love Bugs off the windshield with no problems. In Florida that is a very big deal.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-25-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By Westech
Performance Exhaust

This maybe of interest. BMW of El Cajon has performance exhaust for $920. with free shipping. This price is offered on ebay. Check with them about the walk-up price. The exhaust is a genuine BMW...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 02-25-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,550
Posted By Westech
I've dealt with Ocala BMW service department and...

I've dealt with Ocala BMW service department and it was an excellent experience. Ocala BMW had an opportunity to make a fast dollar on us and didn't.
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 02-25-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,550
Posted By Westech
If your BMW if under the factory warranty and...

If your BMW if under the factory warranty and that warranty work is not done to your satisfaction, you can discuss the issue with your SA, Service Manager and the tech who twisted the wrench. Your...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-23-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Westech
Blacklane, Thank you, I'll check that location....

Blacklane,
Thank you, I'll check that location. I'm looking for the engine number (as opposed to the VIN) as it's needed on an auction analyst report.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-22-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Westech
Z-3 Engine Number Location?

Where is the engine number located on a 2000 Z-3 2.3?
Stickies, Google, Bentleys hasn't provided an answer.
Thank you..
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-17-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 560
Posted By Westech
Stopped at the dealer today to pick up a part and...

Stopped at the dealer today to pick up a part and asked the question posted by the OP. Dealer stated that dealer "ownership" of the car varies from state to state and depends on:
1. Whether or not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 560
Posted By Westech
I've seen this on many CarFax reports and I was...

I've seen this on many CarFax reports and I was told the dealer took ownership of the car for insurance purposes.
Truth??? Don't know but it seems reasonable.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2015, 03:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By Westech
Have the same problem to a greater degree on our...

Have the same problem to a greater degree on our 2006 325xi. I agree, it's a PITA. The only viable solution I've found is replacement. Check with www.GetBMWParts or www.realOEM.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2015, 03:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,221
Posted By Westech
I'd love to ask this guy why he did this to a...

I'd love to ask this guy why he did this to a perfectly innocent BMW....couldn't he go inflict this outrage on a Honda Civic?

All the car needs to complete this bit of "artistic expression" is a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-16-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By Westech
2006 325xi 124,000 miles Had a problem with...

2006 325xi 124,000 miles Had a problem with rear light bulbs not properly seated. Reseated them and used dialectric (spelling?) grease. Solved the problem. I've read--but have no evidence--that...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 02-16-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,550
Posted By Westech
If you're still looking for an honest...

If you're still looking for an honest :confused:dealership, here are a few with which I've dealt. None are near you unfortunately.
Germain BMW Ft. Myers/Naples
Coggins BMW WPB/Palm Beach area...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 02-09-2015, 03:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By Westech
Dupont Cars and Coffee Reeves Cars and Coffee ...

Dupont Cars and Coffee
Reeves Cars and Coffee
Ferrari of Tampa Bay Cars and Coffee
St/ Pete Festival of Speed
FSCBMWCCA

Google them.

Cincinnati.....cool. Drove there two years ago to buy a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 19,238
Posted By Westech
Get it in writing....that's Comedy Central...

Get it in writing....that's Comedy Central material.

Change the fluid--personal preference Red Line-and enjoy smooooooooooooooother shifting on the way to the dealer to tell him to pound sand.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-24-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,387
Posted By Westech
HikerToo Where did you get your PE. Best price...

HikerToo
Where did you get your PE. Best price I found was $1050. plus shipping.
Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By Westech
How far are you from Cincinnati? If at all...

How far are you from Cincinnati? If at all possible have Enthusiast Auto Group in Cincinnati do the PPI. These guys know BMW.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-23-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 830
Posted By Westech
Had a similar issue with chrome tips. They...

Had a similar issue with chrome tips. They cleaned up very nicely using a cotton wheel with jewelers rouge (a very mild abrasive) on a bench grinder. Took just a few minutes and the outcome was...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 997
Posted By Westech
Contact www.tirerack.com. Tell 'em what you told...

Contact www.tirerack.com. Tell 'em what you told us. They tell the truth.
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