E90Post
 


PYSPEED
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > General E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio > 330i ignition coil recall



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-11-2012, 10:18 PM   #1
Affify11
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 2006 BMW 330i
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Tulsa, Oklahomo

Posts: 275
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 E90 330i  [2.50]
330i ignition coil recall

can i go to the BMW dealership and just request them to change the coils under the recall? Its about time for me to change them and the spark plugs. im at 81k.
Affify11 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-11-2012, 10:24 PM   #2
mike3000fl
Eleven Bravo
 
mike3000fl's Avatar
 
Drives: 06 330i
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: ft bragg

Posts: 2,173
iTrader: (0)

i want more info on this recall. i just had to replace a coil this week.
__________________
2006 330i - Jet Black - 19" E46 M3 wheels - HR Sport - 199,000 Miles...

mike3000fl is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-11-2012, 10:52 PM   #3
Affify11
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 2006 BMW 330i
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Tulsa, Oklahomo

Posts: 275
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 E90 330i  [2.50]
Quote:
Originally Posted by mike3000fl
i want more info on this recall. i just had to replace a coil this week.
i read somewhere that a guy on the forums had all of them changed for free.
Affify11 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-11-2012, 11:25 PM   #4
Deathkut
I cut grass
 
Deathkut's Avatar
 
Drives: 330i
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Saint Augustine Florida

Posts: 23
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to Deathkut
Quote:
Originally Posted by mike3000fl
i want more info on this recall. i just had to replace a coil this week.
I also would like to know more...
Deathkut is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-12-2012, 01:50 AM   #5
iczz
Lieutenant Colonel
 
iczz's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 / F10 / F80
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: SF Bay Area

Posts: 1,753
iTrader: (23)

same here.
I would like to know more too
iczz is offline   Taiwan
0
Reply With Quote
      09-12-2012, 01:53 AM   #6
hugus311
Titanium silver + Sport + Premium
 
hugus311's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 330i (E90)
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: west covina 626

Posts: 631
iTrader: (6)

recall or TSB?
hugus311 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-12-2012, 06:04 AM   #7
Cisco661
Cisco661
 
Cisco661's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 Monaco Blue 330I
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: California

Posts: 921
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [0.00]
i actually read a thread in the NA engine section where two members with 300i's had coild replaced under a recall. one from canada and other from UK. i keep forgetting to call dealership to find out. i have had two coils go out on it. i just changed plugs few weeks ago too and wouldnt mind some free new coils. someone please find out if this is a recall.
__________________
2006 330i/ Monaco Blue/ ZSP/ ZPP/ I Drive/ Burl Walnut Trim/ Steptronic/ Xenon Adaptives/ Logic7/ CF Mirror Caps/ Matte Black Grills
Cisco661 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-18-2012, 01:33 PM   #8
GoRomeo
Colonel
 
GoRomeo's Avatar
 
Drives: 330i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: San Diego CA

Posts: 2,310
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 330i  [2.83]
me too me too....I am due for new spark plugs. I would not mind getting new coils we well...Please advice before I call Stealership!
GoRomeo is online now  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 05:46 AM   #9
monkey_wrench
Caught the Bimmer-Bug
 
monkey_wrench's Avatar
 
Drives: '06 330i
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Florida

Posts: 660
iTrader: (10)

Garage List
2006 330i  [0.00]
Any updates on this?
monkey_wrench is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 06:03 AM   #10
Cisco661
Cisco661
 
Cisco661's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 Monaco Blue 330I
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: California

Posts: 921
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [0.00]
I've been hoping someone has asked their local dealer.
__________________
2006 330i/ Monaco Blue/ ZSP/ ZPP/ I Drive/ Burl Walnut Trim/ Steptronic/ Xenon Adaptives/ Logic7/ CF Mirror Caps/ Matte Black Grills
Cisco661 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 06:32 AM   #11
ndog14
Banned
 
Drives: E90 328xi 6MT
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 1,746
iTrader: (0)

Maybe mistaken for a 335 recall?
ndog14 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 06:35 AM   #12
Cisco661
Cisco661
 
Cisco661's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 Monaco Blue 330I
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: California

Posts: 921
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [0.00]
I've heard about the recall for the 330i specifically. I think cause it uses an older type of coil that is no longer used. I'll have to just call my local dealer when I get a chance. Only thing is an SA never answers the phone. Might have to go in person. I would just like to have some proof so they don't just send me away
__________________
2006 330i/ Monaco Blue/ ZSP/ ZPP/ I Drive/ Burl Walnut Trim/ Steptronic/ Xenon Adaptives/ Logic7/ CF Mirror Caps/ Matte Black Grills
Cisco661 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 03:26 PM   #13
GoRomeo
Colonel
 
GoRomeo's Avatar
 
Drives: 330i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: San Diego CA

Posts: 2,310
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 330i  [2.83]
Yes me too. I would like to know more info before I call... Thanks
GoRomeo is online now  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 06:43 PM   #14
TheTal0n
Lieutenant
 
TheTal0n's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 330i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Utah

Posts: 522
iTrader: (0)

Goin to dealer tomorrow, any word on this?
TheTal0n is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 06:52 PM   #15
GoRomeo
Colonel
 
GoRomeo's Avatar
 
Drives: 330i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: San Diego CA

Posts: 2,310
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 330i  [2.83]
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheTal0n View Post
Goin to dealer tomorrow, any word on this?
Apparently you are the chosen one to let us know....
GoRomeo is online now  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 07:06 PM   #16
d3l0n
I love the ///M3, but I want 550hp ///M5
 
d3l0n's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW330iE90
Join Date: May 2006
Location: NYC

Posts: 3,279
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Any word? Just replaced two. Wonder if they will retro credit? or just replace all now.
d3l0n is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 09:22 PM   #17
Cisco661
Cisco661
 
Cisco661's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 Monaco Blue 330I
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: California

Posts: 921
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheTal0n
Goin to dealer tomorrow, any word on this?
When you go tell them you heard about multiple 330's getting their coils replaced because of a recall. Something about the 330's using old coils no longer in use. Let us know what happens. Thanks for choosing to go.
__________________
2006 330i/ Monaco Blue/ ZSP/ ZPP/ I Drive/ Burl Walnut Trim/ Steptronic/ Xenon Adaptives/ Logic7/ CF Mirror Caps/ Matte Black Grills
Cisco661 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      10-01-2012, 11:57 PM   #18
GoRomeo
Colonel
 
GoRomeo's Avatar
 
Drives: 330i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: San Diego CA

Posts: 2,310
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 330i  [2.83]
Yeah lets do this. . .
GoRomeo is online now  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-02-2012, 05:29 AM   #19
e9xslow
Emperor
 
e9xslow's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 330xi
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Queens, NY

Posts: 167
iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2006 330xi  [0.00]
any advice, not under warranty so wouldnt mind some free work on my car :3
e9xslow is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-02-2012, 07:41 AM   #20
neallo
New Member
 
Drives: space grey e90 330i lci
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: uk

Posts: 9
iTrader: (0)

i may possibly be the guy in the uk being refered to here. i wrote on another forum about the coils on my 330i.the car is 2008 so out of warranty but when i found out that there was a recall on this issue i rang up my local dealership who told me that the it hadnt been in for the the work so it went in.
the car ran like a pig before but now is silky smooth
neallo is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-02-2012, 07:58 AM   #21
TheTal0n
Lieutenant
 
TheTal0n's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 330i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Utah

Posts: 522
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by GoRomeo View Post
Apparently you are the chosen one to let us know....
The things I do for my country.
TheTal0n is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      10-02-2012, 10:36 AM   #22
shadowcoder
Captain
 
shadowcoder's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 330i
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: San Jose, CA / Orland Park, IL

Posts: 898
iTrader: (1)

So what's the word on this?
shadowcoder is offline   Greece
0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:59 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST