BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      04-08-2012, 02:08 PM   #23
RnmEvo9
Lieutenant Colonel
31
Rep
1,701
Posts

Drives: 2007 335i
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Pembroke Pines, FL

iTrader: (2)

Flushed my brake fluid.
Appreciate 0
      04-08-2012, 02:14 PM   #24
a90
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
43
Posts

Drives: F10 M5, E88 125
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: The Netherlands

iTrader: (0)

Well, I only have my 125 since 2 weeks now but the previous owner did not took very well care of washing her.

Although the car only has 8.000km's on it she is as dry as can be (never washed by hand or polished). Today I've started to give her a clay treatment followed by polish and wax starting on the bonnet and rear bumper. Tomorrow I will work my way up to the front.

So I hope by tomorriw afternoon she will be as soft as a baby again
__________________
BMW E88 125 - 2008
BMW F10 M5 - 2013
Subaru Tribeca B9 - 2006
Appreciate 0
      04-08-2012, 03:00 PM   #25
Brian135i
First Lieutenant
Brian135i's Avatar
United_States
4
Rep
378
Posts

Drives: BMW 09' 135i
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Oxnard, CA

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 135i  [0.00]
I changed to my summer wheels. 17" K1 rims with star spec tires.
__________________
11.35 @ 125MPH
Appreciate 0
      04-13-2012, 08:29 AM   #26
theinfamousdrew
Big Member
theinfamousdrew's Avatar
27
Rep
941
Posts

Drives: 997 Turbo
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Charlotte

iTrader: (10)

Garage List
Yesterday I dropped it off at the deal so they could check a noise coming from the auxiliary fan.
Also had them replace the lower steering wheel trim because it started to peel

Apparently there a was chunk from a pulley stuck in the fan
Hopefully I can pick her up today
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2012, 02:44 AM   #27
Exite
Private
Exite's Avatar
1
Rep
59
Posts

Drives: 08 135i
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Oahu

iTrader: (0)

The fuel light came on earlier so I lightly tapped the dash and said baby I'll get you some food later, and I did.

Last edited by Exite; 04-14-2012 at 02:49 AM.
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2012, 03:04 PM   #28
drinkcoke3
Captain
drinkcoke3's Avatar
United_States
15
Rep
788
Posts

Drives: 135i + Subaru WRX (DD)
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Long Island, NY

iTrader: (5)

Garage List
2011 BMW 135i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to drinkcoke3
gonna do a nice wash, then take her for a spin afterwards
__________________
2013 135i Coupe / LMB on Oyster / 6 Speed / BMWP Front Bumper, Side Skirts, Suspension, Electonic Steering Wheel V2, and CF Rear Spoiler / Jb4 G5 ISO / BMS Intake / ActiveAutowerke Downpipe, Axleback, Intercooler, Strut Bar / BMS CDV Mod / F30 Performance Shift Knob/E-Brake Handle + Bimmian Alcentara Boots / MS8 + JL600/6 + JX500/1 Powering a JL 10w3 in Custom Trunk Box
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2012, 03:30 PM   #29
BimmerE82
Captain
BimmerE82's Avatar
United_States
22
Rep
727
Posts

Drives: 2009 BMW 135i Sport package
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Tucson, Arizona

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 135i  [3.50]
Yesterday took it to the dealership for a waranty covered oil change and they also fixed a squeeky rear brake by powerwashing behind the calipers for me.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2012, 05:13 PM   #30
Section147
Good To Be Alive!
Section147's Avatar
United_States
9
Rep
606
Posts

Drives: 2012 135i ***Convertible***
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: The North Coast

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
First bath ever yesterday followed by a nice, long drive in the country. Good times...
__________________

Vermillion Red Boston Black Walnut Trim DCT M Sport Pkg. Premium Pkg. PPK1 PE
18" 313s Michelin PPS LUX 5k Blackline LCI Tails CF Diffuser & Mirrors XPEL Ultimate


"The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers" - W. Shakespeare
Appreciate 0
      04-15-2012, 04:05 AM   #31
terrapen73
Private First Class
United_States
2
Rep
172
Posts

Drives: 2012 135i
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Greenville,North Carolina

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2012 BMW 135i  [0.00]
I got through my break in mileage today. Took it in to have the oil changed and get it hand washed and waxed. I have been gentle during the break in time and resisted any WOT or over 4500 rpm revs. After the oil change I found out what this car is really capable of. All I can say is WOW!!! So my car had a great day today.
Appreciate 0
      04-15-2012, 07:36 AM   #32
dtwyim
Captain
dtwyim's Avatar
Canada
14
Rep
815
Posts

Drives: BMW no more
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Canada

iTrader: (0)

I rode her hard while she was screaming all the way. Now she is all dirty and will need a bath.
Appreciate 0
      04-15-2012, 09:25 AM   #33
The1
Major General
Canada
57
Rep
5,123
Posts

Drives: white 135
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: KW ontario/vancouver temporarily

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by kja325ci View Post
Yesterday had PKK1 installed. This Friday a complete detail.
I guess you can call it "1 love"
How are you liking the PPK1? notice much difference? I have all sorts of mods, but usually have my chip turned off, and I wouldn't mind having "off" as the PPK1

would be nice to have a little extra power and drivability over the big chips.
Appreciate 0
      04-15-2012, 09:27 AM   #34
RnmEvo9
Lieutenant Colonel
31
Rep
1,701
Posts

Drives: 2007 335i
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Pembroke Pines, FL

iTrader: (2)

Intake valve cleaning just a few days ago, and today its getting ready for a bath lol.
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2012, 07:14 PM   #35
theinfamousdrew
Big Member
theinfamousdrew's Avatar
27
Rep
941
Posts

Drives: 997 Turbo
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Charlotte

iTrader: (10)

Garage List
Picked her up from the dealership.

they replaced the front subframe, power steering pulley, belt, lower steering wheel trim, and wipers
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2012, 07:18 PM   #36
135iguy10
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
37
Posts

Drives: 135i 2010 Alpine White
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Hanover Park

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by theinfamousdrew
Hey guys....

So tell us what you did to your E82 today...

Im going to install a H&R sway and maybe my coilovers today.

What about you.......


I've got the front and rear H&R (can't go wrong) ...just done last week. Along with KW-v1 coilovers & a COBB AccessPort tune.

My first 1er, I've just had it for a year. As an anniversary gift bought her all the mods. Bit of freak lol. Cheers.
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2012, 09:56 PM   #37
ENZO-
HUSTLE.... HARD!
ENZO-'s Avatar
United_States
11
Rep
340
Posts

Drives: 2012 535I
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: WALL TWP NJ

iTrader: (0)

Power wasted it, Snow Foamed it, dried it off then used Menzerna polish 4500, Black fire wet diamond sealed and DoDo Juice Blue Velvet wax to top it off. All applied with Porter cable 7424xp.
She looks Deep.
In a week The 19" V713's wrapped in Federal 595 Evo's and the Exotics Tunning Splitters go on.
__________________
CURRENT: 2012 535I
RETIRED : 2011 135I
RETIRED : 2003 540I
RIP : 2003 M3
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2012, 11:50 PM   #38
dtwo
New Member
0
Rep
11
Posts

Drives: BMW 135i
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (0)

Bringing it in for CDV removal tomorrow, and picking up Lux V3s for weekend install
Appreciate 0
      04-17-2012, 12:24 AM   #39
Maconer98
Second Lieutenant
Maconer98's Avatar
United_States
7
Rep
291
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW 135i AW/CORAL RED MT
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: NYC - Brooklyn

iTrader: (5)

Send a message via AIM to Maconer98 Send a message via Skype™ to Maconer98
Put on my newly purchased 313s with the summer rubber (Michelin PSSs) and I washed/clayed/polished/glazed/sealed it.
__________________
Cold Weather Pkg / Sport Pkg / Active Steering / Comfort Access / Prem Hi-Fi / Bluetooth / Rear PDC / BMW Perf 313s wrapped with Michelin PSSs / Dunlop Winter Sport 3D (winter) on 17'' Motegis / Blacked Out 135i badge / BMW Performance Grills / BMW Performance Power Kit Stage 1 / BMW Performance Exhaust
Appreciate 0
      04-17-2012, 12:36 AM   #40
Tweeked SRT4
Resident SRT4 Owner
United_States
7
Rep
291
Posts

Drives: 2004 Dodge SRT4
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Mt. Prospect, IL

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to Tweeked SRT4 Send a message via Yahoo to Tweeked SRT4
Filled up with gas. Enjoying my BMS CDV that was installed on Saturday.
__________________
1979 Pontiac Trans Am 6.6 Litre Survivor
SOLD - 2004 SRT4 E-Blue - Project Tweeked
SOLD - 2011 BMW 135i/AW/Black interior/6MT/M-Package/Value Package/Heat Seats/Shadowline 135i badge/BMS CDV
2013 Subaru STI Sedan in WR Blue
Appreciate 0
      04-17-2012, 03:31 AM   #41
theinfamousdrew
Big Member
theinfamousdrew's Avatar
27
Rep
941
Posts

Drives: 997 Turbo
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Charlotte

iTrader: (10)

Garage List
Yesterday on my way home I did something I haven't done in years....
I stalled her


Is it just me or is this car too quiet? With the windows up and the radio at a normal volume I cant hear it. There is too much sound deadening material or the exhaust isnt loud enough...lol

I think this is a good excuse to get a slightly louder exhaust
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-20-2012, 04:40 PM   #42
theinfamousdrew
Big Member
theinfamousdrew's Avatar
27
Rep
941
Posts

Drives: 997 Turbo
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Charlotte

iTrader: (10)

Garage List
Today I installed my new H&R Cupkit

Also over the past few days....
JB3
DCI
GP Thunder AE bulbs (not bright enough)


Now shes faster and handles a ton better!
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-20-2012, 05:15 PM   #43
BFD99
The Stig!
BFD99's Avatar
United_States
14
Rep
890
Posts

Drives: 2008 135i 6MT
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Tulsa, Ok

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 BMW 135i  [5.00]
YAY!
__________________
2008 135i - FBO + JB4 15ohm + Water Meth
http://www.1addicts.com/forums/image.php?type=sigpic&userid=136481&dateline=13270  10872
Appreciate 0
      04-20-2012, 06:02 PM   #44
iStig
Jason Bourne
iStig's Avatar
United_States
1
Rep
190
Posts

Drives: E82 Coupe
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Atlanta, GA

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW 135i  [5.00]
Send a message via Yahoo to iStig
safelite came and repaired a rock chip in my windshield!
Appreciate 0
Post 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 -4. The time now is 12:49 PM.




1addicts
1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, 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