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Forum: 6 Series 03-02-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 641
Posted By vegas645
condensation help

Washed the 6 yesterday and this is what I saw this morning. Any ideas on wiping the inside or is this not possible?
Forum: 6 Series 04-01-2013, 01:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By vegas645
Problem solved. I didn't change the climate...

Problem solved. I didn't change the climate setting in the I drive from red bars to blue bars!!***128541;
Forum: 6 Series 03-31-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By vegas645
Air conditioner not blowing cold air

Turned on the a/c and it doesn't get cold. I have it set on the A setting which I believe recirculates the interior air versus the other setting which brings in air from outside. Its only in the low...
Forum: 6 Series 01-18-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 12,610
Posted By vegas645
I recently had the valve cover and upper timing...

I recently had the valve cover and upper timing cover gaskets replaced due to leaks. aFter 1 week I noticed I still have a leak in the same area as before. Took it back to the Indy and they said the...
Forum: 6 Series 01-12-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,829
Posted By vegas645
Thanks Yorgi. I was driving it yesterday and when...

Thanks Yorgi. I was driving it yesterday and when I turned it off the oil can symbol popped up. I don't get a message in the I drive though showing that I need to add a quart. When I checked the...
Forum: 6 Series 01-11-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,829
Posted By vegas645
I just got the 6 back from the shop today and...

I just got the 6 back from the shop today and here is what was done.

R+R intake and replaced valley plate (Cap) with seal. $1488
Replaced leaking valve cover and upper timing cover seals. $1304...
Forum: 6 Series 01-07-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,829
Posted By vegas645
She's at the shop right now gettin' all fixed up...

She's at the shop right now gettin' all fixed up for me so I can ride her another 100k!! Coolant leak is under the intake manifold. He said it needs a cap replaced. Oil leal is a valve cover and...
Forum: 6 Series 01-04-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,829
Posted By vegas645
I wanted to get a second opinion before any work...

I wanted to get a second opinion before any work was done. I now have a knocking noise coming from the front end when the car is moving. I am taking it to a different Indy tommorrow. I have been...
Forum: 6 Series 01-04-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,829
Posted By vegas645
Dreaded coolant leak!!

I took the 6 in to see about a leak and this is what the Indy said needed to be done:

engine mounts (leaked all fluid)
valve cover (leaking oil)
transmission pan
coolant pipe (leaking coolant...
Forum: 6 Series 12-30-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By vegas645
When I first start the car in the morning, it...

When I first start the car in the morning, it idles sporadic for about 5 mins. Then it is at the normal idle. If I don't let it run for 5 mins then when I drive on the freeway, it almost feels like...
Forum: 6 Series 12-30-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By vegas645
More pics

More pics
Forum: 6 Series 12-30-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By vegas645
Unknown leak

I noticed this when I did an inspection of the engine. The location is on the passenger side below the engine.

Any ideas? There are no warning lights.
Forum: 6 Series 12-23-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By vegas645
I was quoted $290 for a 180 amp alternator. ...

I was quoted $290 for a 180 amp alternator. Autorepair estimator says its a 1.9 hour job @ $100 an hour the total job should come in around $500.

Am I missing something here? $1200??
Forum: 6 Series 12-23-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By vegas645
Alternator or Battery?

When I drive the car during the day I have no problems with power loss or any messages in the Idrive. When I drive at night, the interior lights flicker, the dynamic drive malfunction message comes...
Forum: 6 Series 11-07-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,172
Posted By vegas645
Thanks guys. The fluid level was low. No more...

Thanks guys. The fluid level was low. No more messages on the I drive.
Forum: 6 Series 11-06-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,172
Posted By vegas645
Driving to work this morning I got the Dynamic...

Driving to work this morning I got the Dynamic Drive warning. When I was going home, it never came up! I am curious if maybe the car was just cycling through the new ATF fluid.

Any thoughts?
Forum: 6 Series 11-05-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,172
Posted By vegas645
Motor oil in Power Steering!!

I was driving on the interstate and got the message OIL AT MINIMUM LEVEL. I pulled into an auto store and got a quart of Mobil 1 5w 30 and accidently put about a 1/4 cup in the power steering...
Forum: 6 Series 09-23-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,285
Posted By vegas645
What did you do to remedy the brake squeal? I...

What did you do to remedy the brake squeal? I did my rears 3 weeks ago and they only squeal when you first apply the brake and when the car is almost stopped. Before the car comes to a slow stop...
Forum: 6 Series 08-29-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,486
Posted By vegas645
Of course being on this forum is a must when...

Of course being on this forum is a must when owning these cars!! I really appreciate all the knowledge everyone has about our cars!!!
Forum: 6 Series 08-29-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,486
Posted By vegas645
I bought my 2005 645 vert in 2010 for 27k with...

I bought my 2005 645 vert in 2010 for 27k with 78,000 miles and a cpo. I too was a little nervous but the car was in immaculate condition and it had 22k or 8 months to go on the cpo plus it was love...
Forum: 6 Series 05-15-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,020
Posted By vegas645
Just paid my 3rd speeding ticket since ownership

I just paid in 1 yr 9 mos of ownership my 3rd speeding ticket/grand total $880!! How many have you guys had? I guess I just love driving this car like it should be driven!!!
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,289
Posted By vegas645
Move to Vegas!! The seats heat up to around 140...

Move to Vegas!! The seats heat up to around 140 degrees just fine without even turning it on:rofl:
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 693
Posted By vegas645
Thanks Yorgi. I saw it right after I posted...

Thanks Yorgi. I saw it right after I posted this. The fluid level was fine.
Forum: 6 Series 04-13-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 693
Posted By vegas645
power steering fluid low

2 months ago I had the oil changed and the power steering fluid was low. I had it topped off. Would't I be able to see a puddle of fluid in the garage if there was a leak? Where is the resevoir so...
Forum: 6 Series 03-13-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,408
Posted By vegas645
I just turned 106K no problems (knocking on wood)...

I just turned 106K no problems (knocking on wood) The only thing I have done to the car besides fluid changes and brake pads is replace a thermostat and the small hose that runs across the fans.
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