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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By hipertec
How difficult is it to change out the charcoal...

How difficult is it to change out the charcoal filter? Does this tie into the gas line?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By hipertec
Thank you HerbP. Is there a way to tell which one...

Thank you HerbP. Is there a way to tell which one my car has?
Also do you think by changing out the carbon filter will solve the gas shutting off mid point?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By hipertec
It's pretty easy. The hardest part was all the...

It's pretty easy. The hardest part was all the mess and spills from the coolant when removing. Use the funnel idea above you and should be fine. Change out the expansion tank and the small plastic...
Forum: California 12-13-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 81
Posted By hipertec
Shop specializing in N62 oil leaks

Hi, I have a 646ci 2005 with the N62 engine. I'm getting to the miles where the gaskets are staring (valve cover, o rings etc) to leak oil.
Does anyone know an affordable shop in the IE, OC, or...
Forum: California 12-03-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By hipertec
Will this be going on this coming up Sunday?

Will this be going on this coming up Sunday?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-02-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By hipertec
Is there any info on the part number or diy on...

Is there any info on the part number or diy on how to replace the canister? Is it something easy to change out?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-02-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By hipertec
evap canister causing gas pump to shut off

i read on another forum (other type of car) that a evap/carbon canister could cause the gas pump to shut off when not completely full.
im having this issue where it would shut off the pump when it...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-09-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,500
Posted By hipertec
With all this talk about oil leaks I checked my...

With all this talk about oil leaks I checked my car that has 102k miles.. And I can't believe all the oil leaks I have coming from gaskets/engine. I just had my 160k Toyota Sienna van up on a lift...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-03-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By hipertec
Definitely avoid H&R coilovers. I have them and...

Definitely avoid H&R coilovers. I have them and wished I went with KW. The ride is very harsh and then customer service Sucks. I had a shock bust for no reason and they would not honor. Horrible...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By hipertec
where is the thermostat located on the 645ci? ...

where is the thermostat located on the 645ci?
is the part number on getbmwparts.com #11537586885
it shows at $53.46 - Am I looking at the right part?
PS- already changed the expansion tank-...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By hipertec
sorry to bring up an old thread but i just got a...

sorry to bring up an old thread but i just got a P0128 error. I will be replacing the Thermostat as a first try.
the TIS is no longer there for the repair. Does anyone have one they can email me or...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,500
Posted By hipertec
This sounds like a big job. Does anyone have a...

This sounds like a big job. Does anyone have a list of all gaskets/seals or parts that should be replaced with a job like this?
Sometimes its better to change other things since the mechanic is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By hipertec
Sylvania from Amazon were the exact ones from the...

Sylvania from Amazon were the exact ones from the original bulbs off my car. Amazon sells it for 3 times cheaper than the dealer. They were the exact bulb.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,500
Posted By hipertec
I just started leaking oil too... To a point...

I just started leaking oil too... To a point where I have to top off the engine oil every 7k miles. I have 100k on the car. Haven't taken to my mechanic yet.
Isn't all 645 built in Germany and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By hipertec
Ok. Took the chance and order the Sylvania D2S...

Ok. Took the chance and order the Sylvania D2S bulbs from Amazon. Paid extra 3.99 for next day. Installed tonight and it was the EXACT factory bulb. Same part number and all on the OEM bulb. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By hipertec
Thank you. Checked Amazon and a lot of brands...

Thank you. Checked Amazon and a lot of brands and different prices.
Any anyone recommend the OEM brand? I want to match the stock since the other side is still OK.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By hipertec
Thanks. Any recommendations on where to purchase...

Thanks. Any recommendations on where to purchase instead of stealer ship?

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By hipertec
OEM HID Headlight reddish

My Headlight on one side is reddish and not as bright. Does this mean the light bulb is going out?
If that's the case, recommendation for a place to purchase and how to install?
Thanks for the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-08-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By hipertec
Gas pump clicking off while pumping

Hi. I've noticed that when I'm at the gas station and use the auto on from the pump about 1/2 thru the pump will shut off. I have to do this a number of times to get it to full.
Try multiple...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-05-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,607
Posted By hipertec
My son and I will tackle this tonight. Have all...

My son and I will tackle this tonight. Have all the tools and hopefully it will not be too complicated.
I did buy NGK Platinum Laser (4 Prong) since its what was recommended as a OEM replacement....
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-04-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,607
Posted By hipertec
Oh wow. You are right. The date of video came...

Oh wow. You are right. The date of video came later than your diy. I think they followed you. Much appreciate your write up. Great job!
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-03-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,607
Posted By hipertec
Thanks guys. Not sure if anyone saw this but it...

Thanks guys. Not sure if anyone saw this but it sort of follows the OPs instructions:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOZwVANRla4

by looking at this video is the reason why I think I can tackle...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-02-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 661
Posted By hipertec
What's a typical charge for a valve cover gasket...

What's a typical charge for a valve cover gasket change from a indy?
Anything else that should be done doing that time?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-02-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,607
Posted By hipertec
Im debating if I should tackle this job- I got...

Im debating if I should tackle this job- I got the NGK plugs thru Advanced Auto Parts (great price-just use their coupons) and Im pretty mechanically knowledgeable.

I have a shop that will do the...
Forum: California 06-01-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By hipertec
Tagging along. I'm in Rancho Cucamonga so I'm...

Tagging along. I'm in Rancho Cucamonga so I'm interested in a meet too.
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