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Forum: 6 Series 02-23-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,376
Posted By jimgraves
Gold

How about gold wheels on the new 7 series...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-22-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,017
Posted By jimgraves
e63 19" ellipsoid 121 wheels on a F13 640i... Thoughs

Just wanted to know your thoughts on this setup.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,793
Posted By jimgraves
I cant confirm that but you are using a lower...

I cant confirm that but you are using a lower profile tire just 10mm wider so I would be highly surprised if it did not work. I am using the OEM GoodYear 20" RUNFLATS which I like quite a bit. BTW,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,659
Posted By jimgraves
if you car is lowered you will have to go to a...

if you car is lowered you will have to go to a wheel shop for a consultation. I doubt anyone here can just give advice about that considering there are many different ride heights. Offsets and tire...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,793
Posted By jimgraves
Its the pic on my sig. I suppose the odometer is...

Its the pic on my sig. I suppose the odometer is slightly off. Zero rubbing issues, straight bolt on. Its all stock OEM 7 series stuff, 245/40/20 front. BMW LA WHEEL, M DOUBLE SPOKE 303
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,793
Posted By jimgraves
I simply bolted on the 7 series wheels with the 7...

I simply bolted on the 7 series wheels with the 7 series tire sizes so I still have plenty of tire. Yes I have 275/35 on the rears which is the same profile as the 550i 19's that use the 275/35 tire...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,793
Posted By jimgraves
Your car and wheels look great. I too went with...

Your car and wheels look great. I too went with 20's but am using the 7 series OEM wheels and tire sizes. I wasnt sure about using a 40 series front and 35 series rear tire with a 20" rim on the...
Forum: 6 Series 09-13-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,464
Posted By jimgraves
Did you simply unscrew the two terminals and...

Did you simply unscrew the two terminals and replace your battery or are there some steps I have to take first to do the job correctly?
Forum: 6 Series 09-13-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,464
Posted By jimgraves
So I ordered a battery from Tischer...

So I ordered a battery from Tischer (getBMWparts.com) for $200 and then 4 days later I log on to their website to get a order status and I get the below message. I am not sure why they would let me...
Forum: 6 Series 09-02-2011, 12:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,464
Posted By jimgraves
Thats what I thought.... the battery is 6 years...

Thats what I thought.... the battery is 6 years old now and probably should be replaced.
Forum: 6 Series 09-01-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,464
Posted By jimgraves
Battery Help

So I have been driving my 2005 645ci (54,000 miles) once every other day and now the battery is cranking slow on startup and now I am getting some error messages, ie active steering. Is it time to...
Forum: 6 Series 08-31-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,664
Posted By jimgraves
Yorgi is correct, you can drop your car but do...

Yorgi is correct, you can drop your car but do not decrease the tire size.
Forum: 6 Series 08-26-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,243
Posted By jimgraves
its a vacuum leak

its a vacuum leak
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,634
Posted By jimgraves
Wheels are the best upgrade in my opinion

Wheels are the best upgrade in my opinion
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 8,110
Posted By jimgraves
29

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Forum: 6 Series 08-14-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By jimgraves
Had nearly the same issue in my 645ci. Any...

Had nearly the same issue in my 645ci. Any acceleration and the whine would disappear. It is a vacuum leak and I had an independant shop fix it for $200.
Forum: 6 Series 08-13-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,243
Posted By jimgraves
I had a vacuum leak in my 2005 645i so my car had...

I had a vacuum leak in my 2005 645i so my car had a slight whine and would occasionally stall at red lights. Like your issue, this would only happen after the car had been on the road for a while. ...
Forum: 6 Series 08-09-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,387
Posted By jimgraves
I had this same squeak in my 645i. i thought it...

I had this same squeak in my 645i. i thought it was a belt but it was a vacuum leak. I spent $200 to get the leak fixed.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,002
Posted By jimgraves
My car has that slight ripple under the door...

My car has that slight ripple under the door handles as well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By jimgraves
die nan

die nan
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By jimgraves
These are the F01 750i wheels....M DOUBLE SPOKE...

These are the F01 750i wheels....M DOUBLE SPOKE 303... I also kept the 7 series tires on it which at first I feared might look too big, but after install I happen to really like the oversized tires. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,976
Posted By jimgraves
Beautiful. Love the 20" Alpina wheels as well. ...

Beautiful. Love the 20" Alpina wheels as well. Good job!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By jimgraves
Here they are the day we bought the car

Here they are the day we bought the car
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By jimgraves
18" F10 factory wheels and runflats

Does anyone want to buy a brand new set of multi-spoke 18" OEM factory wheels with the Runflat tires for their 5 series? I put another set on the car and could sell this set if anyone could use...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-24-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,696
Posted By jimgraves
Style #303. No rubbing at all and the offsets...

Style #303. No rubbing at all and the offsets bring the wheels out a bit which I really like. I imagine the acceleration is slightly diminished but I haven't really paid attention. I think the...
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