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Forum: 6 Series Today, 11:43 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,781
Posted By HerbP
Glad everyone got back home safe!

Glad everyone got back home safe!
Forum: 6 Series Yesterday, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By HerbP
Glad you made it back okay!

Glad you made it back okay!
Forum: 6 Series 04-18-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By HerbP
Greg, Did your tire make it back home?

Greg,

Did your tire make it back home?
Forum: 6 Series 04-17-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By HerbP
I am assuming that you made it home safe, & the...

I am assuming that you made it home safe, & the car in one piece? Did ya'll get a ticket after we left? It seems that the cold hard winter, took a toll on the trees in the mountains.

I hope the...
Forum: 6 Series 04-17-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,572
Posted By HerbP
I know your experience with the GoPro, as I...

I know your experience with the GoPro, as I watched it 1st hand. It was intense!

The Tail & the trip home, killed my IPhone on the way home. 2 days of backing up & restoring, & it still is not...
Forum: 6 Series 04-17-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By HerbP
You can probably buy the fender & bumper cover...

You can probably buy the fender & bumper cover new for the same price as used. The lights are going to cost some money. Search BMW used parts or Ebay for the lights. Try the link for the internet...
Forum: 6 Series 04-17-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By HerbP
It sounds like you need to have your wheels...

It sounds like you need to have your wheels balanced on the car, with a road force balancing machine. If the spacers are not balanced with the wheels on the car, this is most likely your problem. If...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-16-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By HerbP
I had similar problems in the past, & had to add...

I had similar problems in the past, & had to add some freon. My system would cool on one side cold, & the other side slightly cool. I thought that my water valve was bad, but low freon caused the...
Forum: 6 Series 04-16-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 207
Posted By HerbP
The fluid could be steering fluid, transmission...

The fluid could be steering fluid, transmission fluid, or possibly brake fluid? Not sure if you mean the front or middle center of the car. The steering fluid, & brake fluid can be checked fairly...
Forum: 6 Series 04-15-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,572
Posted By HerbP
It was good to meet everyone in person, & I think...

It was good to meet everyone in person, & I think we all had a great time. I left around 12:15, as the snow was falling! I think mother nature was trying to watch out for us, or to keep us from...
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By HerbP
Check this link for the pic. Good Luck! ...

Check this link for the pic.


Good Luck!

http://www.getbmwparts.com/parts/2008/BMW/650i/Base?siteid=214672&vehicleid=204445&diagram=1930020&diagramCallOut=27
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By HerbP
The ambient temp sensor has probably been knocked...

The ambient temp sensor has probably been knocked loose, & damaged. The part below is most likely what you need. If bad, it might read -40 on the outside temp.

2008 - BMW - 650i Base - N62B48B -...
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,572
Posted By HerbP
I got in late, but here are some pics. We saw the...

I got in late, but here are some pics. We saw the man on our short slow run today, but he was napping!!!!!!!!!!!!!:rofl:

http://i203.photobucket.com/albums/aa6/hpippin/IMG_0909_zpsaaf2f553.jpg...
Forum: 6 Series 04-13-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By HerbP
That is bright!!!!!!!!!!!!! What did you wind up...

That is bright!!!!!!!!!!!!! What did you wind up using?
Forum: 6 Series 04-13-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By HerbP
+1

+1
Forum: 6 Series 04-13-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By HerbP
Did you recently install a different size tire?

Did you recently install a different size tire?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By HerbP
If your shop uses BMW software to run...

If your shop uses BMW software to run diagnostics, they can test the cooling fan at all 4 speeds. It is controlled by the water temp sensor at the lower radiator hose sensor. The thermostat will...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By HerbP
Read the link below, & any detailing forum. A...

Read the link below, & any detailing forum. A circular buffer will work a lot better than a drill, with a buffing pad. Speed & pressure makes a lot of difference. This is quite easy once you get the...
Forum: 6 Series 04-12-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By HerbP
I would try & use some high heat paint, caliper...

I would try & use some high heat paint, caliper paint, or plastic dip paint. The plastic dip paint is always removable, & a gloss clear can be use to enhance the shine. If you have a local automotive...
Forum: 6 Series 04-12-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,199
Posted By HerbP
The oil leveling reading indicator would be in...

The oil leveling reading indicator would be in the column with the service functions. The dealer says as long as it is green, do not add oil. I check both every once & a while!
Forum: 6 Series 04-12-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By HerbP
Hope it helps!

Hope it helps!
Forum: 6 Series 04-11-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By HerbP
I just found this sticky on the 7 series forum. I...

I just found this sticky on the 7 series forum. I should be very similar!

Good Luck!

https://www.flickr.com/photos/28107540@N02/sets/72157622449837284/
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-10-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By HerbP
Pentosin ATF1 5 liter bottle at Advance Auto for...

Pentosin ATF1 5 liter bottle at Advance Auto for 59.99
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-10-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 627
Posted By HerbP
Try here! ...

Try here!

http://www.thectsc.com/products/sealing-sleeve-kit-6hp26/28/32-214-50.html
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-10-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By HerbP
I just did the same research for my 07 750. I...

I just did the same research for my 07 750. I decided to go with the Pentosin ATF 1 fluid. I talked with a Pentison support engineer to ask compatibility questions mixing with the BMW fluid. Pentison...
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