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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 709
Posted By HerbP
I doubt sport mode has anything to do with it,...

I doubt sport mode has anything to do with it, just another leaking o-ring or gasket. You have sure had your share of bad luck lately!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By HerbP
That's strange, does yours also have bluetooth?

That's strange, does yours also have bluetooth?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 544
Posted By HerbP
This shows that you have multiple problems which...

This shows that you have multiple problems which could be coming from the DME. If you get the DME working again, make sure the DME cooling fan is also working to keep the DME from overheating also. A...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By HerbP
Some of the earlier 2004 models would not allow...

Some of the earlier 2004 models would not allow for the coding of the MP3, based on others that have tried. As far as the Secret Menu sequence to check the instrument panel, I have not done that in a...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 544
Posted By HerbP
If you drill into the individual modules of...

If you drill into the individual modules of ISTA/D, you can then test each part of that module. It is a little more difficult to navigate your way around the software. Right mouse on the module, & go...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By HerbP
Well stated Gary!

Well stated Gary!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By HerbP
I usually have a 30 mile run to the golf course,...

I usually have a 30 mile run to the golf course, so it is not all city driving, but it still gets good gas mileage for a sports car. My 750 averages 17 around town.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By HerbP
Looks like you have a few misc codes that they...

Looks like you have a few misc codes that they want to sort out. They always have to justify their money. I would clear the codes to see if they come back. If they are going to do any coding, they...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 544
Posted By HerbP
If you are using ISTA/D & it generates a code, it...

If you are using ISTA/D & it generates a code, it should create a test plan. At that point you can run the test plan & test the fan. If you clear the codes, the test plan will go away also. Malke...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By HerbP
Try rebooting the IDrive by holding the power...

Try rebooting the IDrive by holding the power button, & both eject buttons at the same time. This might fix the problem. If you have a convertible, start checking your trunk for water.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By HerbP
Try GetBMWParts.com

Try GetBMWParts.com
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By HerbP
I would always stay with the Genuine BMW parts...

I would always stay with the Genuine BMW parts for the electronics on our cars. Other aftermarket parts have had mixed reviews. You can buy Genuine BMW parts on line cheaper, if you shop around. I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By HerbP
IS this a BMW OEM part, or aftermarket part?...

IS this a BMW OEM part, or aftermarket part? There are a lot of aftermarket parts that do not work well with our cars?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By HerbP
Sounds like someone has a heavy foot, & likes...

Sounds like someone has a heavy foot, & likes sports mode. 18 to 20 mpg is what I average.

Welcome Aboard!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 544
Posted By HerbP
Late chiming in here, but I am a little confused?...

Late chiming in here, but I am a little confused? You are talking about a cooling fan for the cooling system, & a cooling fan for the DME. There are 2 separate fans. I think you are talking about the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,638
Posted By HerbP
Not trying to beat on you, but we need the best...

Not trying to beat on you, but we need the best info to help you. VOM means, Multi Purpose Volt Ohm Meter. The Innova [roduct might work, unless the module controling the lighter connection shutdowns...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By HerbP
Here is the parts diagram, but I do not see a...

Here is the parts diagram, but I do not see a part number for the oil filter cover part.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By HerbP
Be careful with the CCV vent tubes, as they get...

Be careful with the CCV vent tubes, as they get very brittle & break very easy. They are around 85.00 each.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By HerbP
If your car was shifting fine before they changed...

If your car was shifting fine before they changed the fluid, it should be shifting better after the fluid was changed. Did they put the old fluid back in after replacing the bad seal, or put in new...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By HerbP
You would probably be better off posting this...

You would probably be better off posting this question on the M5board, with more people that use the SMG transmission.

http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By HerbP
You can check your fuel pressure, or bleed to the...

You can check your fuel pressure, or bleed to the pressure off of the fuel system to work on it.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By HerbP
Based on this link, it appears that some models...

Based on this link, it appears that some models do, or some models don't? It could also be bad info on a product, which would not surprise me. I did check mine 2007 750 today, & it does not. I was...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By HerbP
What did you find out over the weekend as far as...

What did you find out over the weekend as far as air flow?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 263
Posted By HerbP
Most shops will paint the the spot, then blend...

Most shops will paint the the spot, then blend the door in with clear. Depending on what color your car is, painting the whole door might be more obvious? Let the dealer do the repair, & if it is not...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By HerbP
Either car will serve you well, or could cost you...

Either car will serve you well, or could cost you a small fortune. Check out the history, & have someone with BMW knowledge check it out before you purchase either car. There are a lot of items that...
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