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Forum: 6 Series 12-20-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 889
Posted By DrDubai
Re: 2004 645ci Transmission Problem

Thanks. Mine is a 2006 650 convertible. Produced in 2005. Yes I sometimes have this problem. How do I get this software update?

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Forum: 6 Series 12-19-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 889
Posted By DrDubai
Re: 2004 645ci Transmission Problem

Please advise me how to do a transmission reset. Thanks. I have been given advice not to change the gearbox fluid. My car has 170000km and the gears sometimes kick very hard and don't select as...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 10-13-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,014
Posted By DrDubai
Re: To disconnect Battery or Not to?

Update. . Got my battery registered. .. all error faults disappeared

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 09-03-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,220
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Dealer VS DVD Nav update for 2010 650i: SUCCESS WITH DVD UPDATE!

Found a dvd to try and system works fine. Now to source a similar nav dvd.

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Forum: 6 Series 09-03-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Re: to disconnect the battery or not?

I am back. Reconnecting my battery. Car started up fine. Still have the sos malfunction error message. Otherwise all good. Thanks for your advice.

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Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2013, 03:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Re: to disconnect the battery or not?

Thanks.

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-04-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,220
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Dealer VS DVD Nav update for 2010 650i: SUCCESS WITH DVD UPDATE!

No. I don't have any old dvd to try. My vehicle is us spec. I live in dubai. The dealer tried to load their own latest dvd. And said that it didn't work. Don't know why. No biggy.. using garmin. ...
Forum: 6 Series 08-03-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Re: to disconnect the battery or not?

Car parked. Covered. Battery disconnected. Vacation time. Thanks everyone for all the advice. I will let you know if I encounter any problems on my return.

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Forum: 6 Series 08-02-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By DrDubai
Re: How to disconnect tcu

Thanks. . I know someone who can do this for me.

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By DrDubai
Re: How to disconnect tcu

How do I proceed

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Re: to disconnect the battery or not?

Thanks

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 686
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Battery care tips

Thanks

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By DrDubai
How to disconnect tcu

How di I disconnect the tcu? Is there a fuse I can pull? Will this cause any problems? I am considering this option until I can get a replacement unit. At the moment I am getting a sos malfunction...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-01-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,763
Posted By DrDubai
Re: 2007 BMW 6 Series Glovebox jammed

I have noticed with my 6 that the centre console some time can jam in the heat. There are 2 levers. One is to raise the console and the other is to open it. More than this I don't know. Good luck
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Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-01-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,220
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Dealer VS DVD Nav update for 2010 650i: SUCCESS WITH DVD UPDATE!

Hi. The dealer tested the new dvd. It didn't work. Any ideas. Thanks. I am currently using a garmin.

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 686
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Battery care tips

Thanks. I will do just that. I will let you know if I encounter any problems on my return.

I am a bit concerned about leaving the petrol tank full. .. especially since the temperature can reach...
Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Re: to disconnect the battery or not?

Thanks. I will do just that. I will let you know if I encounter any problems on my return.

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Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,648
Posted By DrDubai
Re: Clicking noise

Following up on the clicking noise. After everything else had been checked and replaced with a huge bill... the only thing left was to check the diff. Thanks to my excellent mech janu... we found...
Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 686
Posted By DrDubai
disconnecting battery

Hi Rook77

I am going away for 1 month.

I noticed youtr point 6... disconnecting the positive terminal is safe.

I have been advised to disconnect the negative terminal.

Kindly advise.
Forum: 6 Series 08-01-2013, 04:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Hi guys. Thanks for the advice. I spoke to...

Hi guys.
Thanks for the advice.
I spoke to the local bmw agents and they said that they can send someone oput to disconnect some cables from the black terminal, and then reconnect it when I return,...
Forum: 6 Series 07-31-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
Thanks. Unfortunately I don't have that option. ...

Thanks. Unfortunately I don't have that option. Any other suggestions?
Forum: 6 Series 07-31-2013, 02:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By DrDubai
to disconnect the battery or not?

Hi Everyone....

I am going on vacation for 1 month. Do I disconnect my 650i convertible battery or not. If yes, how do I do this without damaging anything.

The reason I ask is the last trip I...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 07-31-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,014
Posted By DrDubai
To disconnect Battery or Not to?

Hi Everyone....:)

I am going on vacation for 1 month. Do I disconnect my 650i convertible battery or not. If yes, how do I do this without damaging anything.

The reason I ask is the last trip I...
Forum: 6 Series 02-18-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,648
Posted By DrDubai
Will do Thanks to all who advised

Will do
Thanks to all who advised
Forum: 6 Series 02-12-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,648
Posted By DrDubai
Regarding the clicking noise, it does not go away...

Regarding the clicking noise, it does not go away when I brake. However, i did consider the option of brake related and reviewed one of the other related posts on this site, and tried to press down...
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