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Forum: 6 Series Today, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Yorgi
Gotta love AGA. :thumbup: I like watching...

Gotta love AGA. :thumbup:

I like watching their vids just for the educational value, they are very well done.
Forum: 6 Series Yesterday, 01:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,172
Posted By Yorgi
The dealer is quoting the price to install an...

The dealer is quoting the price to install an entire new roof. Typical dealer mentality to just throw new parts at a problem rather then spend time fixing the problem.

If your indie is not...
Forum: 6 Series Yesterday, 01:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By Yorgi
eBay has gone down the tubes in my opinion - it's...

eBay has gone down the tubes in my opinion - it's now the wild west with no over site. The amount of "fake" items being sold as "genuine" product is at levels I've never seen before. And no one...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Yorgi
I just removed all 3 resonators and it's better...

I just removed all 3 resonators and it's better than stock but still way too quiet for me, but one bonus is I get better throttle response which helps with heel-n-toe downshifts.

I have a loud...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 198
Posted By Yorgi
You need to bake the headlight in an oven to...

You need to bake the headlight in an oven to soften the glue and remove the lens, then you can install aftermarket LED rings that are much brighter than any light-bulb-only upgrade. There are thread...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Yorgi
The guy sounds like he knows what he is talking...

The guy sounds like he knows what he is talking about but based on other posts here he also took one look at your car and doubled the going rate for the resonator delete.

I personally experienced...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By Yorgi
If you have comfort access then the battery in...

If you have comfort access then the battery in the key is replaceable. If you do not have CA then the key fob is glued shut and you cannot easily get at the rechargeable battery. You will have to...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By Yorgi
I would still guess it's your battery. Do you...

I would still guess it's your battery. Do you have a battery charger? I would hook one up overnight and see if that makes a difference.

To test a car battery you need to take it to an auto...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 198
Posted By Yorgi
Do a search, there are many threads on angel...

Do a search, there are many threads on angel eyes. You are not going to come anywhere close to the brightness of the current-generation angel eyes so going from a good quality 5W to even 20W LEDs...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By Yorgi
All I can say is you have big cahonas :) You...

All I can say is you have big cahonas :) You never know what you are getting when it comes to eBay and a failed ball joint can easily kill you if it breaks mid-corner on a high speed sweeper.
...
Forum: 6 Series 08-19-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By Yorgi
It's not his car. From the YouTube...

It's not his car.

From the YouTube description:
This is a 2013 BMW 650i twin turbo V-8 that was driven through two feet of standing water. The engine hydrolocked. This video shows us turning the...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-19-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 65,964
Posted By Yorgi
You get them from the dealer.

You get them from the dealer.
Forum: 6 Series 08-19-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By Yorgi
Yes, Canada loves "sin taxes". We get screwed up...

Yes, Canada loves "sin taxes". We get screwed up here on booze and tobacco, not to mention gas, property and income tax. The money for free healthcare and big government has to come from somewhere....
Forum: 6 Series 08-18-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By Yorgi
Yes, Canadian Tire and Part Source both carry...

Yes, Canadian Tire and Part Source both carry Mobil 1 0w-40 which is BMW LL-01 certified.

Up here Walmart does not carry Mobil 1 0w-40. We pay about $14 a quart for it in Toronto! Doing an oil...
Forum: 6 Series 08-18-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 61,572
Posted By Yorgi
If you want exotic then don't go with Mangaflow,...

If you want exotic then don't go with Mangaflow, I would go for Eisenmann Race or Supersprint. Check YouTube for some sounds clips.
Forum: 6 Series 08-18-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 997
Posted By Yorgi
Yes, it is an easy DIY to remove the upper strut...

Yes, it is an easy DIY to remove the upper strut mount. Make sure you use a spring compressor if the rear spring is not fully decompressed after you lift the car. You will need to get an alignment...
Forum: 6 Series 08-18-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 548
Posted By Yorgi
The main thing to keep in mind when it comes to...

The main thing to keep in mind when it comes to "unintended acceleration" is that brakes will ALWAYS overpower the engine/gas pedal when both are applied at the same time at low speed.

Back in...
Forum: 6 Series 08-17-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By Yorgi
Note most of the info in post number 3 applies to...

Note most of the info in post number 3 applies to Europe ONLY.

LL-04 oil is designed for BMW diesel engines and BMW states in the TIS that it should not be used in BMW spark-ignition engines...
Forum: 6 Series 08-17-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 61,572
Posted By Yorgi
I realize sound is VERY subjective but based on...

I realize sound is VERY subjective but based on my experience with installing an X-pipe, I am not sure what you guys were expecting. The stock exhaust does not sound like an American V8 so removing...
Forum: 6 Series 08-17-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 548
Posted By Yorgi
The codes are saved until they are cleared by the...

The codes are saved until they are cleared by the dealer. Shutting off the car or disconnecting the battery does not clear codes.

Based on your description, if I had to guess this sounds like a...
Forum: 6 Series 08-16-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By Yorgi
I have not seen springs by anyone other than...

I have not seen springs by anyone other than Eibach and H&R. Both are not very stiff - they are designed to work with stock struts.

You might be able to find stiffer springs with the same size as...
Forum: 6 Series 08-16-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By Yorgi
Looks great.

Looks great.
Forum: 6 Series 08-16-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 218
Posted By Yorgi
275/35-19 is the stock rear size. I would check...

275/35-19 is the stock rear size. I would check your door sticker again.

275/30-19 is -4.53% smaller than the stock front diameter so I would not run that size on the rear.
Forum: 6 Series 08-16-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By Yorgi
The popping noise is the windshield. The...

The popping noise is the windshield. The convertibles are more flexible than the coupes and chassis twist can occasionally cause the windshield to creak. The only way to fix it is to have the...
Forum: 6 Series 08-11-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,964
Posted By Yorgi
Yes, if the headlights move when you steer then...

Yes, if the headlights move when you steer then your car has adaptive headlights.
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