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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-29-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By MiGracie
Losing traction after 23K miles

I picked my car up today and was told they ordered a part for the traction control but ended up not using it. He said it needed a software update??? Sounds crazy to me but I'm clueless when it comes...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-20-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By MiGracie
Losing traction after 23K miles

Oh and regarding how much tread is left on the inside of the tires, I'm going to look when I get home.


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-20-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By MiGracie
Losing traction after 23K miles

Thanks everyone. It was in the default mode because I never mess with anything other than the radio;) I would hope that when I took it in last month and had the fronts replaced, they checked the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-19-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By MiGracie
Losing traction after 23K miles

Hi, All. I've searched the forum to see if anyone else had problems with rear wheel traction and haven't found anything. Please excuse my ignorance if I'm not using the correct verbiage in this...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-31-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,488
Posted By MiGracie
Hi, all. I'm back in the states and took my car...

Hi, all. I'm back in the states and took my car in yesterday to be taken OUT of transport mode. They told me it never was in transport mode???? That doesn't sound right to me because when they put it...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-23-2010, 04:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,488
Posted By MiGracie
HA HA! I know what you mean NWS - I'm borrowing...

HA HA! I know what you mean NWS - I'm borrowing my friend's Mini Cooper since my 6 is on her way to the states. What a different drive. I miss her!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-21-2010, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,488
Posted By MiGracie
Hey, all. Just an update - I did have BMW switch...

Hey, all. Just an update - I did have BMW switch my car to transport mode and let me tell you - I felt like I was driving a 4-cylinder! Nothing wrong with that - when those dock people get in and try...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-18-2010, 03:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,488
Posted By MiGracie
Thanks for the feedback. I guess I better go with...

Thanks for the feedback. I guess I better go with transport mode... I'm guessing that fixes the tilt sensor issue but I'll double check. Thx!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-16-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,488
Posted By MiGracie
Anyone ever switched to Transport Mode

Hi - just wondering if anyone has needed to ship or truck-transfer their car and have taken to the dealer to put it in Transport Mode. I'm shipping mine to the states next week and even though the...
Forum: General BMW 04-13-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 758
Posted By MiGracie
Shipping vehicle - transport mode & tilt sensors

Hi all. I'm getting ready to ship my vehicle privately from overseas to the states and the dealer told me I need to take it in so they can put it in transport mode. I've heard some horror stories...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-03-2010, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,181
Posted By MiGracie
Great info everyone - thank you!! I'm not gonna...

Great info everyone - thank you!! I'm not gonna worry about it. Like you said, croasdail - if they want it THAT bad... just take it! Can they just not take my Louis Vuitton??? lol
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-03-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 954
Posted By MiGracie
Very nice!!

Very nice!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-28-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,181
Posted By MiGracie
Thanks everyone! I really appreciate your input...

Thanks everyone! I really appreciate your input and tips! I'm SO ready to get back to the real world!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-27-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,181
Posted By MiGracie
I really thought I'd hear more feedback on actual...

I really thought I'd hear more feedback on actual incidents, but so far so good. I probably will get a piece - I mean, I grew up shooting beer cans and lipstick tubes off tree stumps using just about...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-24-2010, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,181
Posted By MiGracie
Thanks guys - I really am not normally a worrier...

Thanks guys - I really am not normally a worrier but of course over here the only things you hear about in the states is bad stuff... and my husband DOES want me to get a gun but I'd rather not! j
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-23-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,181
Posted By MiGracie
Any reason to be worried about having a nice car in the states?

Hey, All. We're getting ready to move back to the states (TX) and I'm a bit anxious about having a nice car and getting jacked. Just curious if anyone has had any issues... Friends tell me that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-23-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 986
Posted By MiGracie
Very nice. CONGRATS!!!

Very nice. CONGRATS!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 03-16-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,386
Posted By MiGracie
Very nice - congrats!! Be ready for heads to turn!

Very nice - congrats!! Be ready for heads to turn!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 01-15-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 64,622
Posted By MiGracie
I learned that if I hold my hand on the door...

I learned that if I hold my hand on the door handle long enough (with comfort access) it will not only lower my moon roof, but it will close the shade too!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-24-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,507
Posted By MiGracie
I love them BOTH! Wish our truck had either one. ...

I love them BOTH! Wish our truck had either one. My hubby turns off the HUD - he says it's annoying. Comfort access is a must:)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-24-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By MiGracie
It's amazing that's an 04 - I hope mine looks...

It's amazing that's an 04 - I hope mine looks that good when it's 5 years old! BEAUTIFUL!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-24-2009, 12:24 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 11,487
Posted By MiGracie
Wholly crap - that thing is SWEEEEET!

Wholly crap - that thing is SWEEEEET!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-10-2008, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 892
Posted By MiGracie
Great tip!

Thank you - I always end up turning on the opposite signal to turn the turn signal off. :)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-14-2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,604
Posted By MiGracie
It happened again

Well - it happened again with three warnings:bawling: 1) Reset time and date - battery temporarily disconnected; 2) Battery discharging while stopped - turn off electronic consumers; 3) active...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-03-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,604
Posted By MiGracie
Well, it's been a few days and so far so good. ...

Well, it's been a few days and so far so good. If it happens again, I'm going to take it back to the shop. I would hope they are performing all the checks - it's one of the best BMW dealerships...
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