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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By woodnthings8
Pop your old one apart and look for the signs...

Pop your old one apart and look for the signs mine had. I would bet that is the issue if you see the same thing.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By woodnthings8
Not saying this is the issue, but sounds similar...

Not saying this is the issue, but sounds similar to what I found on mine.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=9162266
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By woodnthings8
You can clear them, but if the fault is there,...

You can clear them, but if the fault is there, they will return. I use Autoenginuity Software with BMW specific SW to work on mine.

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,415
Posted By woodnthings8
I just use the five series Bentley manuals.

I just use the five series Bentley manuals.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,415
Posted By woodnthings8
Anytime you disconnect an electrical part, the...

Anytime you disconnect an electrical part, the manual will say to disconnect the battery. If the ignition is off you will be okay. The battery power is still available at the connectors. They are...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,151
Posted By woodnthings8
Here is a thread for you. ...

Here is a thread for you.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=850578
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,415
Posted By woodnthings8
I bought it from Rocky Mountain European online...

I bought it from Rocky Mountain European online for under $100
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,405
Posted By woodnthings8
Sweet ride! I would love to set mine at that...

Sweet ride! I would love to set mine at that stance.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By woodnthings8
May not be related, but my car started off with...

May not be related, but my car started off with no cranking, but would when the door opened. I found the IVM had corrosion on the board. I have a post post this board for it.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,415
Posted By woodnthings8
I do have a brand new Bosch alternator in my shop...

I do have a brand new Bosch alternator in my shop for the car. I ordered it before I found the IVM issue. It was my next step and was ordered while I was traveling with no time to troubleshoot....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,415
Posted By woodnthings8
IVM Replacement / Troubleshooting

Hey there! I thought I would put up a post on some issues I was troubleshooting to hopefully help others out for what I found.

I have had my '08 650i for about 4 months and love it! I did start...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,168
Posted By woodnthings8
I just replaced my battery in my '08 650. I went...

I just replaced my battery in my '08 650. I went to O'rielly's and got this one...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,309
Posted By woodnthings8
I just put them on my 335i. I had Michelin Pilot...

I just put them on my 335i. I had Michelin Pilot Sport's on it when I bought the car. The Michelin's were about 40-50% tread life. After driving it with the DWS on it, they are much quieter and also...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-16-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By woodnthings8
Try going to Realoem.com (http://www.realoem.com)...

Try going to Realoem.com (http://www.realoem.com) and look up the P/N for what you need, then search the part number on Google.

Here is an example for your airbox...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-11-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 711
Posted By woodnthings8
Looks like a cool app to have. Pretty easy to use...

Looks like a cool app to have. Pretty easy to use too.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-11-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By woodnthings8
Here is another option RMEuropean...

Here is another option RMEuropean (http://www.rmeuropean.com/Part-Number/Wheel-Center-Cap-for-Style-5-Cross-Spoke-Wheel-__36131182271_GEN_E095124A.aspx) which are also OEM, a few bucks more.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-09-2010, 06:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,726
Posted By woodnthings8
No matter what vehicle you are working on, it...

No matter what vehicle you are working on, it takes a few hours of run time to get all the air out of the system after a flush and fill. I have done this on several different vehicles including both...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,473
Posted By woodnthings8
I went to a few different shops. I removed the...

I went to a few different shops. I removed the transmission and took it in on my own. I found many shops that gave me a line of BS saying the BMW had special requirements and they would need to do a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 793
Posted By woodnthings8
Pelicanparts.com (http://pelicanparts.com/) or...

Pelicanparts.com (http://pelicanparts.com/) or RMEuropean.com (http://www.rmeuropean.com/) both offer great prices that are a little cheaper than BAVAUTO IMO. Also pretty quick shipping at affordable...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 05:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,473
Posted By woodnthings8
A drain and fill with a new filter will most...

A drain and fill with a new filter will most likely be your best plan. The issues Goosefoot33 is talking about comes into play when you have full flush of the fluid. IMO fluid should be changed every...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By woodnthings8
Gates has been around for years. Probably the...

Gates has been around for years. Probably the largest hose and belt manufacture out there. Not sure about your question 100%, but all things have a "life service" time. Belts and hoses are one of...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By woodnthings8
Or get a new handle for $15.00 from...

Or get a new handle for $15.00 from PelicanParts.com...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 05:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,561
Posted By woodnthings8
Just be careful in the PDF version. There are...

Just be careful in the PDF version. There are many things missing in that version online. I have the printed version too, and there are complete chapters not in the PDF one. Still very helpful though.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-08-2010, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By woodnthings8
The lock actuator is probably weak, or jamming on...

The lock actuator is probably weak, or jamming on something. If you take the door panel off you can look, but my guess would be a weak actuator.

Yes you can replace the fuses with a typical BUSS...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-09-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 578
Posted By woodnthings8
Could be a couple things. One thing to do is make...

Could be a couple things. One thing to do is make sure the contacts for the bulb socket are not corroded. Also only use the Sylvania bulbs, The cheaper ones with the brass bases don't seem to work as...
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