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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-30-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,214
Posted By HerbP
I think that the runflats, & rear camber, loads...

I think that the runflats, & rear camber, loads the inside of the rim with to much load. I have never heard of a front rim cracking, only the rears?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-30-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 232
Posted By HerbP
Here is an aftermarket company with fast...

Here is an aftermarket company with fast shipping, & good prices. They also have some BMW genuine parts also.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-30-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 232
Posted By HerbP
It would be nice to reach you phone, instead of...

It would be nice to reach you phone, instead of email only. Sometimes your shipping delay on parts, causes a car to sit to long.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-30-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By HerbP
The body lines look good, but the rest does...

The body lines look good, but the rest does nothing for me!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-29-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 696
Posted By HerbP
Try wiping the phone as a new install. Do not...

Try wiping the phone as a new install. Do not load any apps, that did not come installed on the phone. There is a possibility that there is a corrupted App, that could be causing the problem. If this...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 696
Posted By HerbP
or less after There is a recall for battery...

or less after

There is a recall for battery issues, but I believe it is more than that? All my problems started after the trip leaving the Dragons Tail, just after I did an update the night...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-28-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 696
Posted By HerbP
So what is your opinion on the new IPhone 6?...

So what is your opinion on the new IPhone 6? After Apple replaced my IPhone 5, 5 times, I think that something new is in order.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By HerbP
6 liters or quarts should be enough. Make sure...

6 liters or quarts should be enough. Make sure you read up on how to drain & add the fluid back to the tranny.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 203
Posted By HerbP
I add a bottle around every 3 to 4 tanks.

I add a bottle around every 3 to 4 tanks.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 428
Posted By HerbP
Check the part number on your brake booster. If...

Check the part number on your brake booster. If the brake booster was replaced under the recall, it will have a different part number, indicating it was replaced. The brake booster, master cylinder,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 203
Posted By HerbP
It could be a possible loose fuel cap, or the...

It could be a possible loose fuel cap, or the evap system causing the warning? Adding the Techron with a 1/8 of a tank of fuel should help. Just let the engine idle for a while, or blow the engine...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 429
Posted By HerbP
I have got to ask, what is a pigfauker? :dunno: I...

I have got to ask, what is a pigfauker? :dunno: I have never heard that term before?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By HerbP
Since you are new, check your battery voltage. It...

Since you are new, check your battery voltage. It needs to stay above 12 volts, or all kind of weird electrical problems will happen. You can manually reboot the IDrive system by pressing the power...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-27-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By HerbP
Here is the TIS for the repair. The battery can...

Here is the TIS for the repair. The battery can be purchased almost anywhere. I think Mulchman did a thread around 2 years ago.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By HerbP
The valve is located on the driver side fender...

The valve is located on the driver side fender well, just in front of the jump terminal under the hood. You will see 3 heater hoses attached to it.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-18-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 60,361
Posted By HerbP
There is another type similar program on the net,...

There is another type similar program on the net, I heard. My BMTechnic software keeps getting files overwritten by Windows updates, making it useless anymore? The BMW Standard tools program are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By HerbP
It sounds like it is time for a new battery. Make...

It sounds like it is time for a new battery. Make sure that you charge it when installed, then clear all of your codes. You could also possibly have a bad voltage regulator in the alternator. That...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 553
Posted By HerbP
Is your light yellow or red indicating a problem?...

Is your light yellow or red indicating a problem? There is a service reminder based off of time, which would make you think the brakes need changing. The brakes might be fine, or need servicing. You...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-17-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By HerbP
Congrats on your new ride, looks great. I would...

Congrats on your new ride, looks great. I would suggest changing the tranny fluid at 50k mile intervals. The pan & filter are one piece, & you will need 6 liter's of fluid. Some of us drain the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-17-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 680
Posted By HerbP
Congrats on the ride, looks great!

Congrats on the ride, looks great!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 201
Posted By HerbP
Do you have a key, or key fob? I think that...

Do you have a key, or key fob? I think that everything is run to the main amp for the speaker system? Take a look at All or Nothings thread on the stereo system. It is very detailed, with plenty of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By HerbP
The 6 series can be a good long term car, but it...

The 6 series can be a good long term car, but it can be very expensive to maintain. You will love the car, but make sure to have some money set aside for the unexpected repairs. There are a lot of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 181
Posted By HerbP
The 2004 645, & 745 had a lot of problems. The 6...

The 2004 645, & 745 had a lot of problems. The 6 series V8 is a lot harder & more expensive to repair than a 3 series. If you are a decent mechanic, it can be done. There is just a learning curve...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,044
Posted By HerbP
I could most likely make the trip, depending when...

I could most likely make the trip, depending when we go. No snow this time!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-16-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By HerbP
Here is the BMW TIS PDF. The center firewall...

Here is the BMW TIS PDF. The center firewall partition needs to be removed, to keep from breaking the Eccentric shaft sensor. It is a 400.00 sensor, that can be broken if the valve cover is not...
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