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      09-19-2012, 05:16 PM   #89
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Gonna try and swing by for my first meet tonight.
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      09-19-2012, 07:43 PM   #90
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I know that Cobb can adjust things like timing that piggys cant. Would like to talk more. You gonna be at the meet tonight or are you back in Illinois?
I could come out. What time are you guys getting out there? 9?
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      09-19-2012, 09:19 PM   #91
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I could come out. What time are you guys getting out there? 9?
I am usually a bit early. Should be there by 8:45
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      09-20-2012, 08:53 AM   #92
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Damn there were a lot of cars last night!!! Jesus. That lot woudlnt hold anymore cars than what was there last night.
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      09-20-2012, 09:35 AM   #93
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      09-26-2012, 08:48 PM   #94
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Anybody that has a scanner (or know someone) which is capable to erase ABS error lights on an e90 and want to make some extra money let me know.
I need someone asap

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So I just walked out of Desert BMW in Henderson and am so Fing annoyed. I have bought a TON of parts from them as they use to match Tischer prices and it just saved me the hassle of waiting on shipping. Today I went in to reorder some parts I already bought previously that they matched prices on to have them tell me they can't match prices that they "are way too cheap".

What I don't understand is I even have proof that they could do those prices from my previous order. What a bunch of idiots. They would rather get ZERO business then sell at a rate they can and increase their sales volume.

It's not like I can't just order them from Marco over at Mc Kenna as its only 1day shipping here via ground. It's just annoying and lame.
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So I just walked out of Desert BMW in Henderson and am so Fing annoyed. I have bought a TON of parts from them as they use to match Tischer prices and it just saved me the hassle of waiting on shipping. Today I went in to reorder some parts I already bought previously that they matched prices on to have them tell me they can't match prices that they "are way too cheap".

What I don't understand is I even have proof that they could do those prices from my previous order. What a bunch of idiots. They would rather get ZERO business then sell at a rate they can and increase their sales volume.

It's not like I can't just order them from Marco over at Mc Kenna as its only 1day shipping here via ground. It's just annoying and lame.
that sounds about right, a terrible BMW franchise run by desert we need another franchise to take over
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      09-28-2012, 12:14 PM   #97
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Well that sucks. I wish there were an independant dealership here not run by the terrible desert franchise.
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      09-28-2012, 01:08 PM   #98
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for those of you whom do your own oil changes.
what type of oil do you use?
im thinking about ordering the kit from ECS http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-330..._Kit/ES250700/
or posibly using mobile 1 and buying the filter online.
let me know~!
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      09-28-2012, 04:24 PM   #99
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So far I have been using the oem oil and filters in both cars with no complaints.
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      09-28-2012, 05:58 PM   #100
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for those of you whom do your own oil changes.
what type of oil do you use?
im thinking about ordering the kit from ECS http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-330..._Kit/ES250700/
or posibly using mobile 1 and buying the filter online.
let me know~!
thanks!
For oil, I use OEM or Mobil 1. Lately, Mobil 1. For filters, OEM or whatever brand the local auto parts store have. As long as it comes with the washer, filter, and both o-rings, you're golden.
SN: about to order the multipack from ECS since both of my cars use the same filter.
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Anybody that has a scanner (or know someone) which is capable to erase ABS error lights on an e90 and want to make some extra money let me know.
I need someone asap

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i have one of those little obd2 scanners that can reset it, i live by aliante, pm me if you want to swing by
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      09-29-2012, 12:12 PM   #102
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for those of you whom do your own oil changes.
what type of oil do you use?
im thinking about ordering the kit from ECS http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-330..._Kit/ES250700/
or posibly using mobile 1 and buying the filter online.
let me know~!
thanks!
i usually buy from ecstuning but i just bought 6 qts of Mobil 1 for $40 at sams club, ill probably be buying my oil there forever from now on. then just get a decent filter at an auto parts store or from ecstuning.
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      09-29-2012, 12:28 PM   #103
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thanks for the reply guys. Do any of you have the "Magnetic drain plug"?
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i usually buy from ecstuning but i just bought 6 qts of Mobil 1 for $40 at sams club, ill probably be buying my oil there forever from now on. then just get a decent filter at an auto parts store or from ecstuning.
how many quarts does the big bottle have 6 or 7? if its 6 hwo do you go about adding the extra half? do you just buy a single one?

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      09-29-2012, 04:00 PM   #104
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Hey guys if anyone needs some 189 wheels i'm selling my stock set with center caps, and bridgestone runflat tires. Let me know you are from e90post and I will take some money off for you!

http://lasvegas.craigslist.org/pts/3282895048.html
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thanks for the reply guys. Do any of you have the "Magnetic drain plug"?

how many quarts does the big bottle have 6 or 7? if its 6 hwo do you go about adding the extra half? do you just buy a single one?
I do have the magnetic plug in but havent had it out to verify what it caught. Hasnt been in long enough from the last oil change. The bigger oil jugs are normally 5 quarts. So you would need two single quart bottles and use 1.5
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      09-30-2012, 07:21 PM   #106
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Is there already a las vegas shop list for the area? We should pool together info on good indy shops in Las vegas/Henderson.

Anyone know of any hookups on tires or cheap tires shops around here? Bummed I can't find anything when I used to get rock bottom prices installed usually cheaper than tirerack down in orange county.

Also we should find the cheapest place to walnut blast/clean our intake valves around here!
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      09-30-2012, 08:39 PM   #107
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So I'm fairly new to this forum stuff......but I've done a few things to my 335 in the past. I was wondering if you guys know of a decent custom shop in Vegas to do work on my car?

I'd appreciate any help......
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Is there already a las vegas shop list for the area? We should pool together info on good indy shops in Las vegas/Henderson.

Anyone know of any hookups on tires or cheap tires shops around here? Bummed I can't find anything when I used to get rock bottom prices installed usually cheaper than tirerack down in orange county.

Also we should find the cheapest place to walnut blast/clean our intake valves around here!
Sounds like a good idea. Maybe we could get some local group buys going.
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thanks for the reply guys. Do any of you have the "Magnetic drain plug"?

how many quarts does the big bottle have 6 or 7? if its 6 hwo do you go about adding the extra half? do you just buy a single one?
I was doing an oil change on my 335 and a 325 so i went ahead and bought 3 cases and have extra oil since it seems like i have to add a qt every once in a while in mine..
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I was doing an oil change on my 335 and a 325 so i went ahead and bought 3 cases and have extra oil since it seems like i have to add a qt every once in a while in mine..
It is normal for BMW's to consume a bit of oil and more so on the 335i. Beat on your 335i for a while and the oil consumption goes higher.
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