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Forum: 6 Series 07-21-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By JlMMY
Short answer, get the 650i. It's more fun to...

Short answer, get the 650i. It's more fun to drive and it is rare to see. You already have a 4 x 4. The 650i is a reliable car, if you can garage it. There is no interior noise, as you would...
Forum: 6 Series 06-01-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 820
Posted By JlMMY
I have the MTEC installed and I would say they...

I have the MTEC installed and I would say they are "no" brighter than stock.
Forum: 6 Series 04-24-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By JlMMY
Here is a photo of my trunk. Hope it helps. ...

Here is a photo of my trunk. Hope it helps.

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-TcLRBXp40kk/U1mYUP9pHKI/AAAAAAABRvc/O1ZbyKrpSY8/w640-h480-no/Fuse+Box.jpg
Forum: 6 Series 04-24-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By JlMMY
In my 2007 650i convertible with SMG the relay is...

In my 2007 650i convertible with SMG the relay is in the trunk. There is a fuse panel in the battery compartment.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 23,549
Posted By JlMMY
I use glacier water with a dash of dish soap.

I use glacier water with a dash of dish soap.
Forum: 6 Series 03-11-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,568
Posted By JlMMY
It has only happened once. It was warm weather...

It has only happened once. It was warm weather and just after a rain storm. What makes this problem worse is that the windows would not go up so if the rain came back I was going to be in bad...
Forum: 6 Series 12-24-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By JlMMY
Beautiful. I really like the proportions and...

Beautiful. I really like the proportions and overall styling. I think I am moving towards the 4 series. The nimble 6.
Forum: 6 Series 12-03-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By JlMMY
608 miles in my car would be about 35 mpg. I...

608 miles in my car would be about 35 mpg. I figure the most I have ever put in the tank is 16 gal. 608 / 16 = 38 mpg. I want me some of that! I think the most I have ever gotten was 23 mpg. ...
Forum: 6 Series 12-01-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By JlMMY
I was getting 20+ mpg when I got mine but my...

I was getting 20+ mpg when I got mine but my commute was mostly highway back then. Now, my daily commute is only 10 miles with mild city traffic. I am getting 17+ mpg. Changed the plugs last month.
Forum: 6 Series 11-09-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By JlMMY
I had a noise that sounded sort of like that. ...

I had a noise that sounded sort of like that. It's hard to tell where the noise was coming from but in my case it was the water pump bearings failing. I had to replace the pump. Is your oil temp...
Forum: 6 Series 10-05-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,824
Posted By JlMMY
Well I bought the mtech from e92. Stay clear of...

Well I bought the mtech from e92. Stay clear of Mtech. Way too expensive and no better than stock brightness despite claims otherwise. There are a couple of comparison photos in my photo album. I...
Forum: 6 Series 10-02-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By JlMMY
Type "boesman push" on Google or search the same...

Type "boesman push" on Google or search the same here on the forum. Boesman is a user who has discovered a fix for this issue. It's a well known issue here on the forum. Thanks again Boesman!
Forum: 6 Series 09-05-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,576
Posted By JlMMY
Water pump @ 89k, like just last week. The...

Water pump @ 89k, like just last week. The bushings were replaced at 34k (left side) and 50k (right side). It just depends on how much "city" driving you do?
Forum: 6 Series 09-05-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,576
Posted By JlMMY
I bought a 2007' 650i convertible with 32k miles...

I bought a 2007' 650i convertible with 32k miles in December of 2010'. I paid $40k. I have replaced:

1. Water pump
2. XM Module
3. Control arm bushings, both sides
4. SMG trans pump
5.A/C...
Forum: 6 Series 09-04-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 795
Posted By JlMMY
Welcome to the fest and welcome to the DMV. Nice...

Welcome to the fest and welcome to the DMV. Nice car.
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 930
Posted By JlMMY
I was having problems going into gear...

I was having problems going into gear occasionally and slipping at first start in the morning. I am describing the slipping as a shimmy in the clutch release on first gear take offs. Dealer quoted...
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 930
Posted By JlMMY
In my case, it was the SMG pump.

In my case, it was the SMG pump.
Forum: 6 Series 07-12-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By JlMMY
2007 650l SMG relay location

The fuse map does not make reference to the two relays. I am buying a second relay today so I can replace both.
Forum: 6 Series 07-11-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By JlMMY
I found two salmon colered relays in the trunk. ...

I found two salmon colered relays in the trunk. My main fuse panel (and 2 relays) are located next to the battery. I removed the "toolkit" and there they are. Does anyone know which of the two...
Forum: 6 Series 05-28-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,489
Posted By JlMMY
I read recently that bmw engineers have developed...

I read recently that bmw engineers have developed a 1.5 liter 3 cylinder engine that produces 300 HP. And, that it will be in a 3 series very soon. Interesting....
Forum: 6 Series 02-15-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,028
Posted By JlMMY
NSL113 - that was me driving by you. You are...

NSL113 - that was me driving by you. You are welcome! BTW, that is a great deal. Buy the car already :)
Forum: 6 Series 02-05-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,850
Posted By JlMMY
Spot on as usual Yorgi. +1

Spot on as usual Yorgi.

+1
Forum: 6 Series 12-28-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 642
Posted By JlMMY
Thumbs up!

Thumbs up!
Forum: 6 Series 12-14-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,480
Posted By JlMMY
Thanks for sharing the story. I have found that...

Thanks for sharing the story. I have found that to be true. Unlike buying a Honda, Toyota, or Acura where pricing is fixed, BMW has no such policy. I live in the Northern Virginia area and the...
Forum: 6 Series 11-29-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By JlMMY
Thank you Tampamark. Amazon has the receiver as...

Thank you Tampamark. Amazon has the receiver as well, which is also battery operated. I have them both and they work great.
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