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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,610
Posted By Tweezer
Yup, HPLC grade

Yup, HPLC grade
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,502
Posted By Tweezer
that would be great, if the corrosion were on the...

that would be great, if the corrosion were on the outside.
this build up is on the inside.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,502
Posted By Tweezer
Tried this today and did not have any success...

Tried this today and did not have any success whatsoever. In fact, the head lamps appear to be in worse condition than when I started.
Oh well...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,610
Posted By Tweezer
Hey gang, just tried this today. No improvement...

Hey gang, just tried this today. No improvement whatsoever; in fact, the lamps appear to be worse then when they started :/
Off to find new head lamp assemblies...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,502
Posted By Tweezer
That is friggin' awesome, and i feel like i...

That is friggin' awesome, and i feel like i should paypal you the 700 bones (x2) instead the dude on ebay!

Doing this TODAY - Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,502
Posted By Tweezer
Thanks for the tip. Not sure the restoration...

Thanks for the tip. Not sure the restoration will work in my case, as the corrosion is on the inside. Now to find the best deal possible on new assemblies...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
Roger that. I was actually one of those persons...

Roger that. I was actually one of those persons mentioning about the model year ;)

I'm sticking with the stock stuff. Now to find the best deal possible...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
ok found this page: ...

ok found this page:

http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=NN73&mospid=48521&btnr=63_0796&hg=63&fg=05

anyone know how to tell if i need regular, xenon or xenon+adaptive?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
thanks so much for this info. i'm fine with the...

thanks so much for this info. i'm fine with the stock stuff, just wanting to do some mini-restoration on the car as some things were starting to fall apart and/or deteriorate...

thanks again!!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
hey there, other dude said 9/06...there's no...

hey there,

other dude said 9/06...there's no way that my 2006 was build in 2006.
thanks for the website link - i'll poke around there and see if can find the head lamp assemby part numbers.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
hey thanks for the quick reply pjinca. mine is a...

hey thanks for the quick reply pjinca. mine is a 2006, so def built after 9/2006.
tough searching (anywhere) w/o the part numbers - do you happen to have? my local dealer (Encinitas BMW) stopped...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Tweezer
Time for new head lamps...part numbers?

Hi all,

I'm ready to replace my crusty headlamps (internal corrosion due to moisture) on my 2006 530xi Wagon, and was wondering if anyone a) had a good source for them or b) had the part numbers....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,502
Posted By Tweezer
I'm having the same issue on my 2006 530xi wagon....

I'm having the same issue on my 2006 530xi wagon. Does anyone know a good source for replacement head lamp assemblies? Also, anyone have the part numbers handy?

thanks!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-04-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 977
Posted By Tweezer
Purchased mine off eBay for $120 (w/shipping). ...

Purchased mine off eBay for $120 (w/shipping). Came with 12mos free sirius trial, and was the simplest install EVER.

The tailgate control module went out just last week, however. $550 to replace...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 142,500
Posted By Tweezer
Also, the sunroof drain clog - flooding recently...

Also, the sunroof drain clog - flooding recently led to my Sat radio to burn out. When the Sat radio burns out, all of the sound in the car goes out, too. Other functions as well.

found a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 142,500
Posted By Tweezer
If they are dry and not working, then I believe...

If they are dry and not working, then I believe it means you need to replace them.
I just had to replace the tailgate control module, 61356983205
paid $250 at after market dealer. coulda bought...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 142,500
Posted By Tweezer
I'm going through something similar, but have...

I'm going through something similar, but have been paying for the repairs with an aftermarket Foreign Auto dealer here in SoCal. So far, i've had to replace the control module ($600ish with labor)...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By Tweezer
bump for any ideas on which spark plugs to use...

bump for any ideas on which spark plugs to use...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By Tweezer
any thoughts guys on which plugs to use?? ...

any thoughts guys on which plugs to use??

thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By Tweezer
hey thanks for replying. Which of those would...

hey thanks for replying.
Which of those would you recommend?

thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By Tweezer
2006 530xi Wagon: spark plug plugs recommendations?

Hey now,

Looking for the part number for your favorite spark plugs for a 2006 530xi
thanks!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 977
Posted By Tweezer
My original satellite unit bit the dust (years of...

My original satellite unit bit the dust (years of getting soaking wet due to clogged drain plugs 0 don't get me started :banghead:), so I just pulled the trigger on a used replacement off eBay unit...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By Tweezer
Thumbs up UPDATE: the fans running all day did the trick. ...

UPDATE: the fans running all day did the trick. Fired her up this evening after work, and no errors popped up plus Sirius fired right up. :drink:

Now to remove those pesky valves at the end of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By Tweezer
why?

why?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 142,500
Posted By Tweezer
I had always wondered what that (rusting) control...

I had always wondered what that (rusting) control unit was. Thanks so much for the intell and fast reply!:thumbup:
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