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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-12-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 80
Posted By TimDogg
brake master cylinder install....

Replacing the brake master cylinder, trying to go back in with the new master cylinder but having a bitch of a time getting the master cylinder to insert fully into brake booster opening and sit...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-10-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By TimDogg
Only eleftrical disconnect was the fuel breather...

Only eleftrical disconnect was the fuel breather valve....
Will recheck the driver side ccv, thanks HerbP
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-10-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By TimDogg
more emissions crap!!!!

after receiving the "Increased Emissions" on the I-Drive display and having the Emission Station's code reader give me the "P0442 Evap Emission System Purge Control Valve circuit open" i was told by...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By TimDogg
did you ever find where the purge control valve...

did you ever find where the purge control valve is located, i need to replace mine......
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-08-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 104
Posted By TimDogg
*Gear Selector Malfunction Light*

if i hit a bump in the road or even breathed on this thing I would get the I-Drive display message:mad:

$944.46 OUCH!!!:tsk:474829
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By TimDogg
Yes siiiir... i always clean and lube the caliper...

Yes siiiir... i always clean and lube the caliper pins.... good tip!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By TimDogg
the brakes are Pagid Red and they came with the...

the brakes are Pagid Red and they came with the rotors as a kit for $313.00
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-13-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By TimDogg
rear brakes and rotors....

yesterday while my ATL Falcons were busy getting the "brakes beat off 'em" :cry:

i was busy puttin new ones on the rear:rofl:

www.bavauto.com469684
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By TimDogg
definitely watching for leaks as i have never...

definitely watching for leaks as i have never seen it this low, thanks...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By TimDogg
*friendly power steering fluid reminder*

$22.99 from NAPA auto parts

i got the dreaded "active steering malfunction" message on the I-drive display...

topped her off, no more message..... 2008 535i

used almost half the can, to my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,101
Posted By TimDogg
yeah, labor was about $500.00.... billed as 4.5...

yeah, labor was about $500.00.... billed as 4.5 hours
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,101
Posted By TimDogg
448568 fyi

448568

fyi
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,101
Posted By TimDogg
picking up my car (2008 535i) in a few hours.......

picking up my car (2008 535i) in a few hours.... waterpump was replaced, i will post part number, manufacturer, and price....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By TimDogg
i thought of doing it myself but just didnt have...

i thought of doing it myself but just didnt have the time.... in this case the extra $200-$300 was worth it to me.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By TimDogg
2008 535i waterpump & thermostat

got both replaced at my indy shop for $1,100.00

not sure how this compares with other pricing but i like thes guys work and their personal service.... Sport Motoring in Decatur (Atlanta, GA)....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-16-2011, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
curious myself, i told the tech to hang on to the...

curious myself, i told the tech to hang on to the old water pump so i cud inspect it.....
But you know how that is, (the ol parts switch-a-roo), i shud have marked the pump just to make sure! But...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-16-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
haven't seen the invoice yet but my car is ready...

haven't seen the invoice yet but my car is ready and the total is $994.00
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-15-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
you're absolutely right, that's why i have one...

you're absolutely right, that's why i have one with a metal impeller now:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-15-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,044
Posted By TimDogg
i didn't realize the steering wheel would turn...

i didn't realize the steering wheel would turn that far....lol
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-15-2011, 05:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
found out yesterday that it wasn't the AUX WATER...

found out yesterday that it wasn't the AUX WATER PUMP which is still under it's year warranty but it's the MAIN WATER PUMP:confused:
WTF--- these cars maaaaan!!!
I'll let you know what the final...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-14-2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
the level of inferior internal parts is...

the level of inferior internal parts is disturbing in these 'high dollar' vehicles.....

the water pump impeller is made of plastic :eek: i understand shaving weight BUT COME ON MAAAAAAAN!!! you...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2011, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
i feel ya' used to be like that...

i feel ya'
used to be like that myself.....guess my "anal shine" just kinda faded a lil bit....
I'm more afraid of what REALLY goes on inside Indy shops/stealerships!
that's where the anal...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
Jaronk56, it's just another pretty decent car to...

Jaronk56, it's just another pretty decent car to me, it's not all that serious BRO....
lol
actually becoming more of a pain in the ass lately to be quite honest!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-13-2011, 06:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
haven't gotten the full diagnosis yet, my Indy...

haven't gotten the full diagnosis yet, my Indy just called me, he's gonna take a look at it now......

didn't look like the expansion tank was involved, i'm really pulling for the hose :dunno:...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-12-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,615
Posted By TimDogg
how to save on gas & pay more at the same time....

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Freakin' coolant was gushing out like Niagara Falls from behind the Aux Water Pump pulley....

Merry Christmas :(
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