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Forum: 6 Series DIY 07-28-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,142
Posted By Safaripete
Thank you very much. I WILL be scrapping the...

Thank you very much. I WILL be scrapping the RFs ASAP.
Forum: 6 Series DIY 07-25-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,142
Posted By Safaripete
Hard riding 2004 645CI

Hi need advice. Have a 645ci 2004 with RF TIRES. It rides real hard and I would like to know if anyone has had RF tires and changed them to regular tires and noticed a change in the ride. I picked...
Forum: 6 Series 03-30-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,651
Posted By Safaripete
Recall

Hey, thanks for the heads-up!!

Regards,
Safaripete
Forum: 6 Series 03-27-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,401
Posted By Safaripete
Pics of spare tire in 2004 645CI

Would really appreciate any closeup pics of spare placement.
Planning trip from central Oregon to L.I., NY in about two months and I want to get rid of the RFTs. Any ideas on regular titters?. Any...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,495
Posted By Safaripete
I meant to say in the last paragraph, IF my BMW...

I meant to say in the last paragraph, IF my BMW CCA friends HAD used Techron on a regular basis, they would have experienced better MPG, better pick up and less engine carbon build up issues. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,495
Posted By Safaripete
Since 1986 when I first joined the BMW CCA after...

Since 1986 when I first joined the BMW CCA after buying my 1st BMW I've been using Techron. Every 3000 miles I put in the big bottle and fill up to the brim. When I get down to half a tank I fill it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,414
Posted By Safaripete
Beautiful car. Best of luck and STAY SAFE!! ...

Beautiful car. Best of luck and STAY SAFE!!
Regards,
Safaripete
Forum: General BMW 02-04-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,673
Posted By Safaripete
3is magic# 's quote above is sound advise. But...

3is magic# 's quote above is sound advise. But don't be the only one on the road doing 75. I'll also add that if you do get pulled over
Forum: General BMW 02-04-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,673
Posted By Safaripete
Eastern LIE should be 90??? Yea, but you WILL...

Eastern LIE should be 90??? Yea, but you WILL get pulled over at 75.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By Safaripete
I couldn't afford it either. I bought it before...

I couldn't afford it either. I bought it before the bubble. I'm 63 and bought it after selling my home in Merrick, NY on Long Island. After that sale I had enough cash to put a sizeable down...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,001
Posted By Safaripete
By the way, I'm 63, and would love to experience...

By the way, I'm 63, and would love to experience it all over again. It was wonderful.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,001
Posted By Safaripete
As the man said. Just pray and ask for HEALTHY. I...

As the man said. Just pray and ask for HEALTHY. I have 2 boys and 1 girl. All of them grown and I love them equally but there is something to be said for the saying "daddy's little girl". ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,654
Posted By Safaripete
Hope the warning lights work. I know a guy with a...

Hope the warning lights work. I know a guy with a m3 that had lights that did not work
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,766
Posted By Safaripete
Hi, newby to 8 cyl. Is the same engine in your...

Hi, newby to 8 cyl. Is the same engine in your 545 the same as in my 04, 645ci?? And if it is, and you have First hand experience. Can you share things I can expect with my car. I just acquired an...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By Safaripete
home property

during the boom I was offered $ 1million 500,000. Now I was told by the real-estate company $675,000 to $775,000. They have a deal that if they can't sell it within 4 months they will buy it for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By Safaripete
I live in Central Oregon. A black car stays clean...

I live in Central Oregon. A black car stays clean about 1.5 to 2 minutes. Boy, that is a reason to move. I moved here after 9/11 from NY. You can't own a dark car OR a clean pair of shoes. Dust, high...
Forum: 6 Series 01-29-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Safaripete
4 645Ci recall wheels

I have no idea if there were a recall. I guess my dealer might know........that's if they want to help. Thanks for the info.
Regards!!
Safaripete
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,677
Posted By Safaripete
Only thing I know is what I experienced. "If we...

Only thing I know is what I experienced. "If we were able to tune our engines specifically for E85" ?????? Are we all going to re-tune our engines?? I think not. I've read many many thoughts on...
Forum: 6 Series 01-26-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Safaripete
HI, I think that the wheels ARE just the normal...

HI, I think that the wheels ARE just the normal ellipsoids, However I was told that in 04 they weren't available to any other models...............who knows. I wouldn't have chose them. I think...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,677
Posted By Safaripete
Ethanol- A performance killer!

All I can tell you is this........I have a 02 Tundra P-UP V-8 When I put the mid grade (89) ethanol in the truck, I get 4.7 miles less per gallon and hesitation on the start. When using non-...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,677
Posted By Safaripete
Try the site to find out all the non-ethanol...

Try the site to find out all the non-ethanol filling stations. GOOD LUCK!!!!
http:/pure-gas.org
Safaripete
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,677
Posted By Safaripete
Fuel used in 04 645CI

Hi, I've filling up with Shell 91 NON-ETHANOL. Seems to be working very well. I bought this 645 CI 2004 few months ago with 10,555 miles on it and according to the first owner.....that's all that...
Forum: 6 Series 01-25-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Safaripete
As far as I can see there isn't ANYTHING other...

As far as I can see there isn't ANYTHING other than the color, Stratus Gray, and wheels that weren't available to any other model ( as far as I know). My home burned down recently and my car is in...
Forum: 6 Series 01-24-2012, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,259
Posted By Safaripete
I just acquired an aftermarket unit for my 04...

I just acquired an aftermarket unit for my 04 645CI. Haven't installed it yet. But have been told they work well. All I know is that I want to use my IPod , And Satellite Radio. If you hear of...
Forum: 6 Series 01-24-2012, 12:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Safaripete
Hi I need help and I don't know how to go about it

Can anyone tell me how to find out the following: I own 1 of 50 2004 645 CI Nieman Marcus model. It was offered in the Nieman Marcus 2003 Christmas catalog. It sold out in less than 7 minutes. I...
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