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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By HerbP
Exactly what piece are you describing, I have a...

Exactly what piece are you describing, I have a old assembly that I could look at.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By HerbP
Here is a link from the 7 Series forum, it should...

Here is a link from the 7 Series forum, it should work.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=360246&highlight=hood+latch
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2016, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By HerbP
This should help!

This should help!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By HerbP
I would run a smoke test on the engine. This will...

I would run a smoke test on the engine. This will reveal any vacuum leaks, to make sure that you are not getting un-metered air into bank one. The pre-cat O2 sensor usually make compensation for any...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By HerbP
You can take a hot air gun & soften the sealer...

You can take a hot air gun & soften the sealer around the light, then remove the cover. Once the cover is off you can get to the internal parts. A used headlight assembly is around 750 to 1000.00. A...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By HerbP
When this problem started, did you change any...

When this problem started, did you change any parts that could be causing your problems? An aftermarket O2 sensor could be causing your problem. Some OEM O2 sensors are not always compatible, or...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By HerbP
Do your old keys work, & are you trying to...

Do your old keys work, & are you trying to install a new key?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By HerbP
https://www.getbmwparts.com/parts/2005/BMW/645Ci/B...

https://www.getbmwparts.com/parts/2005/BMW/645Ci/Base?siteid=214672&vehicleid=185450&section=COOLING%20SYSTEM&group=COOLING&subgroup=COOLING%20FAN
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By HerbP
I would shop the price around, & look for a...

I would shop the price around, & look for a lifetime warranty. BMW only gives a 2 year warranty on their fan.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,114
Posted By HerbP
Here is a link to the newer model from 2010 up....

Here is a link to the newer model from 2010 up. PM Gary to see if it is still available.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=910971
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By HerbP
It sounds like you need to be locating a fan,...

It sounds like you need to be locating a fan, ASAP! Do not damage the engine from running it overheated. Below is one from Amazon.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By HerbP
I have done it several times on jack stands, just...

I have done it several times on jack stands, just make sure they are at least 18" tall. You will need that much room to get the plug back in when the fluid starts heating up. Practice installing the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By HerbP
Your cooling fan has 4 speeds based on temp. It...

Your cooling fan has 4 speeds based on temp. It sounds like your relay is going bad, & it is internal in the fan. You can have it checked by someone to test the circuit, but it does not always fail...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By HerbP
It sounds like you probably need to check or...

It sounds like you probably need to check or change the fluid. It can be done on jack stands, but you really need a minimum of 18" clearance. You will have to pull the plug while the tranny is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By HerbP
If you take your car to the dealer looking for an...

If you take your car to the dealer looking for an electrical problem, who knows what it will cost. The best thing to do is start pulling fuses until you can isolate the circuit with the problem. Once...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 195
Posted By HerbP
I would check your battery for low voltage...

I would check your battery for low voltage problems, or a possible bad alternator? If the battery is lower than 12 volts, engine off, lights on, Try charging it to see if your problem goes away. The...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-20-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By HerbP
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=858560&highlight=p0444
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 839
Posted By HerbP
It is very rare to hear about the drive part of...

It is very rare to hear about the drive part of the tranny failing. Old oxidised oil loves eating the rubber seals in the valve body. Changing your fluid will make a difference, & saves a ton of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By HerbP
It is hard to tell from the pics, but your cam...

It is hard to tell from the pics, but your cam lobes look pitted? I can only imagine how bad the back hurt while doing this. Getting the valve covers off is in a task in itself, but changing all of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By HerbP
Have you tried resetting the code, to see if it...

Have you tried resetting the code, to see if it will clear? This code can be caused from a loose gas cap, or a bad tank of gas. The best I can remember, the valve is located on the drivers side valve...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
I would look around online for INPA, or DIS, &...

I would look around online for INPA, or DIS, & use them to better find your problem. This will help you pinpoint your problem. Not sure that your current software will go that far?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By HerbP
Below is the TIS for the exhaust removal. If the...

Below is the TIS for the exhaust removal. If the starter is cranking the engine & having problems, I would have your battery charged & checked 1st. Low voltage can drive our electrical modules crazy....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By HerbP
There is a link is the 7 Series forum that might...

There is a link is the 7 Series forum that might help, & who can repair them.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By HerbP
Removing the vacuum pump is pretty easy. Here is...

Removing the vacuum pump is pretty easy. Here is the TIS document.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
I am not sure if the Bavarian software can...

I am not sure if the Bavarian software can communicate with all of the modules. It can read the modules, but it may not be able to do any coding. If you replace the DSC module, it will have to be...
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