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Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By 645/333
I am not sure what you mean by the software not...

I am not sure what you mean by the software not allowing you to access the reset procedure??? It is part of the Idrive setup/operating process. You could try an IDrive reset but I do not think this...
Forum: 6 Series 04-14-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By 645/333
Firstly you need to check all the pressures and...

Firstly you need to check all the pressures and make sure they are correct on each wheel, once this is done then do the reset, you have to drive the car for the system to reset completely.
If you...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-12-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By 645/333
The ipod adapter, if it is the BMW unit? Has to...

The ipod adapter, if it is the BMW unit? Has to be coded into the car, any independent can do it, it an easy one for them, you do lose the multi CD changer if you have one, it comes out when replaced...
Forum: 6 Series 04-12-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By 645/333
Yorgi is correct, you need to go and find a good...

Yorgi is correct, you need to go and find a good independent who knows BMW's.
Often you find the good independents doing just BMW's and Mercedes that is all, Sadly I do not know Rotherham so cannot...
Forum: 6 Series 04-11-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By 645/333
Definitely a big case of :doh:

Definitely a big case of :doh:
Forum: 6 Series 04-11-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By 645/333
Understand your total frustration!!!! you can at...

Understand your total frustration!!!! you can at least charge the battery inside of the boot...... just do not do it directly across the battery terminals...... use the ground -ve point your battery...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By 645/333
Check out the TIS online (I could only see the...

Check out the TIS online (I could only see the Russian version but it is translated) You can see how it all holds together and I am sure there is a way in>>>>>>.....There are plenty of pictures to...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By 645/333
Are sure you cannot reach the cable??? I totally...

Are sure you cannot reach the cable??? I totally understand you frustration......... if one side is free you maybe also able to push the bonnet away from the latch as it is on a hook, and if someone...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By 645/333
~Okay then pull the passenger side kidney grill...

~Okay then pull the passenger side kidney grill off and go from underneath......... this is how BMW get in!!!
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By 645/333
You will have pretty much done it, it is not a...

You will have pretty much done it, it is not a perfect science but you will notice the improvement as you start to use the brakes more.............it can be repeated at any time should it be...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,301
Posted By 645/333
Just wanted to say guys good luck on your trip, I...

Just wanted to say guys good luck on your trip, I hope you all have a great time, especially meeting the face to the name!!! Don't forget a few pics especially with all of you in picture with your...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By 645/333
Sometimes when one latch releases and the other...

Sometimes when one latch releases and the other does not, they are kind of offset, so slamming back to closed and then try releasing with the handle fully back like quickly, with someone pressing...
Forum: 6 Series 04-10-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 863
Posted By 645/333
You know you can get your engine bonnet higher to...

You know you can get your engine bonnet higher to work on the car, there are release caches on the struts that they use to allow the bonnet to rise to nearly 90's...... might help in getting to the...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-08-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 79,750
Posted By 645/333
Hi the reason I know is that when I first did it...

Hi the reason I know is that when I first did it a number of years ago I had the apparent same issue, I was just doing slightly wrong (it did take a couple of tries), back then people where first...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-08-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 79,750
Posted By 645/333
You have not reset it properly that is all, just...

You have not reset it properly that is all, just redo until it does it correctly........sometimes people press the button too early to reset, they think they have done it but they haven't .......read...
Forum: 6 Series 04-06-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 302
Posted By 645/333
Hi ! I bought a 3M headlight refurbishing kit to...

Hi ! I bought a 3M headlight refurbishing kit to use on my daughters Z4 headlights, which had a bad case of clear lacquer over painting by a previous owner. The good and bad news is that the lacquer...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-06-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,029
Posted By 645/333
There is a video on YOutube about putting in a...

There is a video on YOutube about putting in a small shunt with the pre-requisite goo on you tube for this failure, from the back of the water pump!!! Not sure if I would do it, but there is a recent...
Forum: 6 Series 04-04-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 241
Posted By 645/333
Look at Yorgi's posts on this subject, very...

Look at Yorgi's posts on this subject, very informative and will help you decide how to go about doing it effectively....
Forum: 6 Series 03-30-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 480
Posted By 645/333
Hi! If you take the amp out again I suggest that...

Hi! If you take the amp out again I suggest that you spray a special electronics protector to keep out damp over the components, especially if you have tried to dry it out. Can be bought from the...
Forum: 6 Series 03-29-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 480
Posted By 645/333
Hi ! Firstly WDS is the wiring diagram for the...

Hi ! Firstly WDS is the wiring diagram for the car, you can get it online or you can buy the disc's the same as the ETK/ TIS/WDS often comes as a package check Ebay!!!! I suggest getting the discs as...
Forum: 6 Series 03-29-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 480
Posted By 645/333
Hi ! Firstly does the locking issue happen with...

Hi !
Firstly does the locking issue happen with more than one key fob? i.e. not key fob dependent. When the key fob batteries fail, even the rechargeable ones, ie no longer holding a charge, then...
Forum: 6 Series 03-28-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By 645/333
I did not think you were implying the valve body...

I did not think you were implying the valve body was defective, one of the issues when someone asks for support is often they do not give comprehensive descriptions. We know this makes it very...
Forum: 6 Series 03-28-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By 645/333
You just pull it off or take off the top piece to...

You just pull it off or take off the top piece to gain access to the clips, but even this method is a pain because as soon as you release one clip and move to the next the first one pops back in!!!!...
Forum: 6 Series 03-27-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By 645/333
Say Herb! if the oil level is low in the...

Say Herb! if the oil level is low in the transmission then this could only be caused by a leak which hopefully would be visible somewhere.
Given he mentions it has been going on for a long time,...
Forum: 6 Series 03-27-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By 645/333
Mobil 1 is what they use in the UK via the...

Mobil 1 is what they use in the UK via the dealers.......except it comes in big barrels......
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