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Forum: 6 Series 05-01-2013, 03:18 PM
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Just dragging, no loud noises- what kind of...

Just dragging, no loud noises- what kind of checks can I do to work on this? I dont know where the windings or brushes are. If I had someone replace this for the hell of it, what kind of costs should...
Forum: 6 Series 04-30-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
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It's before all of that, it happens while I'm...

It's before all of that, it happens while I'm cranking over the engine. Ill turn the key, listen to the starter, then it will skip around for about a second before cranking over
Forum: 6 Series 04-30-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By 1Known
STUTTER when starting my 645??

I have an 04 645. I just recently replaced the battery and alternator due to age. The only issue I have now is that, randomly (maybe 1/10 crank-ups), the car will hesitate pretty bad. It will always...
Forum: 6 Series 04-30-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By 1Known
I have the same thing. From what I've read and...

I have the same thing. From what I've read and been told, its an Amplifier issue, not the speakers themselves. Apparently there is a hose or something that either condensates or leaks on the amp,...
Forum: 6 Series 04-21-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Feels like I'm going to class again with you and...

Feels like I'm going to class again with you and Yorgi on here- very appreciative of the feedback. I'll check what I can and hopefully post a fix.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,574
Posted By 1Known
Can anyone follow up on this DDM error? My '04...

Can anyone follow up on this DDM error? My '04 645 does the same after a brand new battery AND Alternator..
Forum: 6 Series 04-19-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Not exactly. I just replaced the alternator...

Not exactly. I just replaced the alternator today. OEM Valeo, brand new from buyautoparts. After installation, all voltages checked out fine with AC running, radio, lights.. everything. 30 minutes...
Forum: 6 Series 04-05-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,737
Posted By 1Known
In my long Bimmerfest life of 19 posts, I would...

In my long Bimmerfest life of 19 posts, I would have to say I love this response the most
Forum: 6 Series 04-05-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Ok. What would you recommend as far as trying to...

Ok. What would you recommend as far as trying to keep it as cool as possible?
Forum: 6 Series 04-04-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Hey guys, need some optimistic advice here. Me...

Hey guys, need some optimistic advice here. Me and Nitrogen found it odd that my car would dish out all of those errors (Dynamic drive, power steering fail, idrive dimming), yet after waiting an...
Forum: 6 Series 04-04-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,737
Posted By 1Known
Can anyone follow up on this question? I am...

Can anyone follow up on this question? I am having the exact same issue.
Forum: 6 Series 04-02-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
This is great news- I'm near Sacramento.. where...

This is great news- I'm near Sacramento.. where in California is this Sears? If its a reasonable distance I want to call and bring it to the same tech!
Forum: 6 Series 04-02-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Where did you go for $400 parts included?? My...

Where did you go for $400 parts included?? My lowest quote from dealers are $1300..
Forum: 6 Series 03-29-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Hey guys, sorry for the delay. So here's the...

Hey guys, sorry for the delay. So here's the update:

I was riding to a friends house about 30 minutes away when my system went haywire. Idrive flashing again, ABS light came on, dynamic drive...
Forum: 6 Series 03-12-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Small world indeed. I've only been here a few...

Small world indeed. I've only been here a few weeks. Compared to living on European roads for 3 years.. I'm already ready to leave. :banghead:

Here's where I need a little specific help guys. I...
Forum: 6 Series 03-11-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Ok- that makes sense. I'll check the fan and stay...

Ok- that makes sense. I'll check the fan and stay low for a few days, just going back and forth to work (3 minutes). Will update with diag codes asap
Forum: 6 Series 03-11-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Day 5. Dynamic Drive warning came on once this...

Day 5. Dynamic Drive warning came on once this weekend. Also, I had a random "engine overheating- turn off car immediately" come up twice this weekend on the idrive while driving in traffic. My oil...
Forum: 6 Series 03-08-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Day 3 - still consistently driving- drove the car...

Day 3 - still consistently driving- drove the car for a good 2 hours yesterday.. no malfunctions at all. Car starts up great.
Forum: 6 Series 03-06-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Saw your comment after the visit. Don't hate me...

Saw your comment after the visit. Don't hate me for this haha, but I skipped the diagnostic. They wanted $175 for it. I just wanted to see how the car would operate after adding fluid. My steering...
Forum: 6 Series 03-06-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Here's an interesting twist. I remember reading...

Here's an interesting twist. I remember reading many instances where the power steering fluid caused the dynamic drive error. This morning, I started my car and immediately an error came up saying...
Forum: 6 Series 03-05-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
I see. Sacramento is about an hour away from me....

I see. Sacramento is about an hour away from me. Perhaps if I set the diagnostic up there upon arrival, I can try to capture this possibility.. will update accordingly.

@645/333 All my fuses are...
Forum: 6 Series 03-04-2013, 10:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Awesome! I'm at Beale AFB, about an hour...

Awesome! I'm at Beale AFB, about an hour northeast of Sac (Yuba City). What's the best way to get in touch with you? Still new to the forum.
Forum: 6 Series 03-04-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
I just got back from the dealership. New battery-...

I just got back from the dealership. New battery- everything looked fine. Diagnostic came clean after replacement. Nothing with the alternator showed(made sure, i watches the process). 3 hours...
Forum: 6 Series 03-04-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Thank you so much. I'm on my way to the dealer...

Thank you so much. I'm on my way to the dealer now- will update..
Forum: 6 Series 03-03-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,202
Posted By 1Known
Will do. Do you think that would solve the random...

Will do. Do you think that would solve the random lights and emissions issue? The stutter start as well?
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