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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-25-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 485
Posted By roseng
Unfortunately, while there were some updates to...

Unfortunately, while there were some updates to the car software, none of the updates improved that very slow interface. About all you can do is get new maps and suffer through it, or spend $$$$ and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-25-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,114
Posted By roseng
If that's the case, and nothing else in the car...

If that's the case, and nothing else in the car is wrong, and no other error messages, then unfortunately, it may be the screen or the CCC. I've seen a number of people lately that have CCCs that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-25-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 680
Posted By roseng
Contacting them is a good idea. I was seriously...

Contacting them is a good idea. I was seriously considering it but now I'm not sure if I want to move forward.

Zerocks1 on the M5 board did the motorized thing. Have a look. :thumbup:
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-23-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By roseng
It's almost certainly a voltage issue. If the...

It's almost certainly a voltage issue. If the battery is good, then the alternator is not.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-23-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 680
Posted By roseng
You sound optimistic so I hope it all goes...

You sound optimistic so I hope it all goes smoothly. Once you have it sorted let us know how it went.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 11-23-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By roseng
+1

+1
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-21-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 680
Posted By roseng
Wow. What a shame. I was really looking forward...

Wow. What a shame. I was really looking forward to seeing your results. I was considering one of their front bumpers, but I guess that's off the table for now.

Keep us posted and good luck.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-19-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By roseng
By registering the battery the car knows the age,...

By registering the battery the car knows the age, charge cycle and proper current for the battery.

Registering it will extend the battery life. Not registering will not alter the car's...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,114
Posted By roseng
No it is coincidence, The battery would only...

No it is coincidence, The battery would only affect it if the charge were vewry low.

However, if the alternator is bad, then you might have a low battery and that could cause issues.

Did they...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,114
Posted By roseng
1.Always charge from the engine bay 2....

1.Always charge from the engine bay

2. Always start a new threat when you have a question.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By roseng
Try Alpine Auto in the Valley

Try Alpine Auto in the Valley
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-18-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By roseng
It sounds like you need a new ignitor. There is...

It sounds like you need a new ignitor. There is also a controller mounted on the headlight assembly, but that does have to havce the bumper pulled and the hearlight removed to get to.

Did you swap...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-16-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By roseng
First thing. Get a different mechanic. ...

First thing. Get a different mechanic.

Have a look here:
http://www.bimmershops.com/

Where in SoCal are you?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-16-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By roseng
That doesn't matter. The radio, navigation,...

That doesn't matter.

The radio, navigation, and CD player, and iDrive are all one unit.

If one goes, they all go. :bawling:

Amplifiers are separate.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-16-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By roseng
If they play for a while then fail, it's not the...

If they play for a while then fail, it's not the CDs.

You may have a failing CCC (Car Control Computer). That's the head end in the dash not the amp. It has the 2 CD/DVD slots. You can replace...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By roseng
The guy in the store has no idea how these...

The guy in the store has no idea how these systems work. :thumbdwn:

DO you have a CD changer, or just the CD slot in the dash?

Do all CDs skip or just one?

How long till it skips?

You...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-13-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By roseng
Sounds like a good idea but HUD actually has a...

Sounds like a good idea but HUD actually has a different windshield.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By roseng
Here's an example of a used one from ebay...

Here's an example of a used one from ebay...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By roseng
Even if it's possible to find all the parts, you...

Even if it's possible to find all the parts, you would need to change the entire dashboard and, the windshield is different in HUD cars.

I seriously doubt that it's worth the effort. I would look...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By roseng
Rick, Good catch. Funny that Tim just moved it...

Rick, Good catch. Funny that Tim just moved it now.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By roseng
Zerocks and I did our cars together. That's my...

Zerocks and I did our cars together. That's my 650i. It's over a year later and still the best mod I have done. If you're game it is totally worth doing. I can supply some additional details if...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By roseng
Manual trans is the way to go if you don't...

Manual trans is the way to go if you don't commute in city traffic. Nice car.:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By roseng
And spend over $3,000 Why?

And spend over $3,000 Why?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,937
Posted By roseng
You had picked up on an older thread. Please...

You had picked up on an older thread. Please have a look at this newer one before you make a decision.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=776855&highlight=tires
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By roseng
If you can get an extended warranty, grab it...

If you can get an extended warranty, grab it asap, then you won't have to worry about the bad things that could happen.

The best thing about owning it, is the smile on your face when you put the...
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