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Forum: 6 Series DIY 01-23-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By docpaulo
they work great... I put one one a while back and...

they work great... I put one one a while back and only replaced it once.. it lasted about a year I think...

actually if anybody is in the seattle/tacoma area, I have one set that I can sell for a...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
anybody thinking of using DIS or INPA should...

anybody thinking of using DIS or INPA should watch the youtube videos on how it works

here's a bimmerfest post on it

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=561237
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
that software uses DIS which is BMW's own actual...

that software uses DIS which is BMW's own actual dealer diagnostic tool...

before you spend 36$ on it, do some research on DIS so you can understand and make sure it's what you want...

BMW did...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
Double post

Double post
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
http://www.bavariantechnic.com/download.aspx ...

http://www.bavariantechnic.com/download.aspx

It also allows you to rest adaptation values in the transmission among other things.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
The software is free on their website.the cable...

The software is free on their website.the cable has a maximum of 3vins to it.

My cable was used for 1vin so 2 are left
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-16-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By docpaulo
I have the bavtech tool and was very happy with...

I have the bavtech tool and was very happy with it...

pricey, but for me was worth the cost.. saved me a few trips to the dealer including the cost of registering a new battery (and clearing the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-16-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By docpaulo
sold. thanks

sold. thanks
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-06-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By docpaulo
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 12-06-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 620
Posted By docpaulo
wind deflector from 2007 e64

sorry wrong location... please delete
Forum: 6 Series DIY 05-08-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By docpaulo
replacement wipers $30 dollars a pair

for those looking to replace their wipers, trico now makes an exact fit blade that is a replica of the oem blades and works just as great at much less than dealer price...

bought mine from amazon
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-29-2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By docpaulo
it's one of those things that melt if there is...

it's one of those things that melt if there is sun... that's why we have a lot of them here in WA since we don't see much sun...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-29-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By docpaulo
hill start

I've recently discovered that our car is great on hills/slopes...

the transmission is apparently a locking type and when in D will not roll back even when your foot is off the pedals... (BMW...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-05-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,588
Posted By docpaulo
been a while since I've said this... but BUY A...

been a while since I've said this... but BUY A BATTERY TENDER FOR 60 DOLLARS AND IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES

I know it's lame to have to charge your car, but I can personally attest to how many times my...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-05-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,459
Posted By docpaulo
you can buy a car seat protector... I use...

you can buy a car seat protector...

I use one under the car seat... never needed the one for the back of the passenger seat.. but they do have those too that hook on to the headrest posts
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-03-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,672
Posted By docpaulo
No. The cabin micro filter is in the engine bay...

No. The cabin micro filter is in the engine bay but filters the cabin afik
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-28-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,501
Posted By docpaulo
nice...

nice...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-21-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,796
Posted By docpaulo
lending standards have changed since the banking...

lending standards have changed since the banking crisis came about... all the liquid money from foreign investors have dried up, so banks actually now have to lend money they want to see come back......
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-07-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,641
Posted By docpaulo
they definitely got this part right... as...

they definitely got this part right...

as for the exterior... it does not make you turn your neck around when it passes by (my own opinion)... but in due time it will become well accepted...
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-06-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,641
Posted By docpaulo
welcome to the forum and don't second guess...

welcome to the forum and don't second guess yourself... you bought an ultimate driving machine... enjoy it for what it is...

you bought it because it's what you wanted, what we think here doesn't...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-05-2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,641
Posted By docpaulo
I'll bite.. :) for 5K I'll take the new car...

I'll bite.. :)

for 5K I'll take the new car (4 more years of warranty)... better engine and interior... I can live with the fugly for the pros mentioned...

if I had to shell out real money,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-05-2011, 09:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,266
Posted By docpaulo
LOL:rofl:

LOL:rofl:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-04-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,707
Posted By docpaulo
saw one at the dealer yesterday while getting...

saw one at the dealer yesterday while getting some service items done...

the interior is done nicely... leaps and bounds better than mine...

the exterior for me is a bit bland... the rear is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-13-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,177
Posted By docpaulo
imagine if you had to go to the dealer and they...

imagine if you had to go to the dealer and they charged you a diagnostic fee..
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-22-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,459
Posted By docpaulo
consider buying a stand alone convertible car...

consider buying a stand alone convertible car seat (not the detachable type)...

my britax boulevard fit in the back passenger seat but it kept the front seat pushed to the maximum forward... only...
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