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Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-10-2007, 02:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Update: New CCC (Car Communication Center)...

Update:

New CCC (Car Communication Center) was installed, ready for pickup Saturday 4-7-07 (8 days in the shop) I made it to the dealer for pickup on 4-9-07 am. Quick chat with service and off I...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-08-2007, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Thanks for the invite. Looking forward to meeting...

Thanks for the invite. Looking forward to meeting up with you all:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-06-2007, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Sorry to confuse you. Yes, currently the car is...

Sorry to confuse you. Yes, currently the car is in the dealer, for the second time, for the past eight days with the repeated failures.

Your certainly right that BMW should 'show some love' and...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-06-2007, 12:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
What in the world makes you think I need any pity...

What in the world makes you think I need any pity when I'm getting boat loads of sympathy from the BMW dealer? Is it sincere? No, but anymore without action will make me vomit. The sole reason...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-05-2007, 08:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Update: 4-5-07 pm BMW NA authorized a new CCC....

Update:
4-5-07 pm BMW NA authorized a new CCC. Next day shipping, should be installed & programed by 4-6-07 pm (not holding my breath of course!)

Glad to hear about the replacement even though...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-04-2007, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Update #2: Evidently there are several...

Update #2:

Evidently there are several modules that can fail. The tech can not tell initially which one it is so the procedure has to go thru the whole series until the faulty one is identified....
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 04-04-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Update: 3-30-07 am - V25 install, at end of...

Update:

3-30-07 am - V25 install, at end of the day last module (of 4 modules) did not take, failed. Will have to try again Monday am.

4-2-07 pm - module failed again

4-3-07 pm - module...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-28-2007, 09:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
The Eisenmann exhaust is absolutely wicked!! ...

The Eisenmann exhaust is absolutely wicked!!

The I-Drive issue still exist. The dealer tried installing a 'boot file' to help the system but it seems to be getting worse, happening more often. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-24-2007, 08:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,900
Posted By Tim Kay
The way my purchased worked out was about 1500...

The way my purchased worked out was about 1500 under msrp.

When I factor in the early termination cost of my 645 lease I was very pleased with Riverside BMW. I saved alot on the prior lease and...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-24-2007, 08:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
Yeah, it's definitely getting addressed Monday...

Yeah, it's definitely getting addressed Monday 3-26. I was hoping there was a service bulletin with this issue because it sure seems related to the navigation when active.

The I-pod was dealer...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-23-2007, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Tim Kay
New M6 - I-Drive 'quirk'

Didn't want to address as a serious issue just yet but....

New M6 cab, 300 miles and for no apparent reason the the I-Drive shuts off:dunno: The best way to decribe it is as if it's a computer...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-09-2007, 11:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,419
Posted By Tim Kay
Thanks for the help. In review of...

Thanks for the help.

In review of comparelease.com, your right, the 36 mo brings the m\f down to where you mentioned. I didn't realize what a difference the m\f is in relation to the lease term....
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-09-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,419
Posted By Tim Kay
Lease Question

Anyone know what the current BMW lease money factor is for:
M6 cab - 24 mo \ 15k mi
M6 cab - 24 mo \ 12k mi

Anyone have any luck negotiating the money factor?
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 03-09-2007, 09:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,201
Posted By Tim Kay
Hard to believe offerings of $1,000 over invoice...

Hard to believe offerings of $1,000 over invoice for a cabrio. What dealer is this, topfinadv, and are they still available?
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 02-24-2007, 06:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,201
Posted By Tim Kay
If your afraid of the value dropping then lease...

If your afraid of the value dropping then lease the M6, the risidual after 24 months is 71%. Let the lender worry about the value:cry:

FWIW, MSRP seems to be the going deal in So Calif. Anyone...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 01-06-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,318
Posted By Tim Kay
Inland Empire, So Calif. @ MSRP (114,500 +...

Inland Empire, So Calif. @ MSRP (114,500 + tx\license). If anyones getting a discount off MSRP I'd like to hear.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-14-2006, 08:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,366
Posted By Tim Kay
I've wondered and have been meaning to ask...

I've wondered and have been meaning to ask opinions on the following for quite some time:

With my 645 SMG, in sport, accelerating (let's say) on the freeway through the gears into 6th and upwards...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-04-2006, 08:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,453
Posted By Tim Kay
Just maybe BMW hopes and relies on the fact that...

Just maybe BMW hopes and relies on the fact that most their customers don't venture to sit in a Volkswagen or Honda to compare NAV systems to realize BMW is inferior :rofl:

My experience in NAV...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-03-2006, 05:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,453
Posted By Tim Kay
Thanks all for the replies and insight:thumbup: ...

Thanks all for the replies and insight:thumbup:

I do love the AM and don't think it wasn't a consideration, but the following is what keeps me a loyal BMW customer:

1) Customer service has...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-27-2006, 08:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,453
Posted By Tim Kay
Too Hot??

Can't decide on interior color for an M6 cab for I currently have been happy with cream beige on my 645 cab. The only grip I have is the beige is a bit tough to keep real clean. So I am considering...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-29-2006, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,054
Posted By Tim Kay
After sending my Jun '05 production 645cic for...

After sending my Jun '05 production 645cic for 30k service and an 'Ipod Interface for MOST Bus Vehicles' install, at my so. cal. dealer, it came back with no Ipod adapter. A BMW bulletin was attached...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-23-2006, 09:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,848
Posted By Tim Kay
FWIW, Mission Inn is only 15-20 min max from...

FWIW, Mission Inn is only 15-20 min max from Calif Speedway.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-04-2006, 06:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,310
Posted By Tim Kay
Active cruise is a must. If you've never...

Active cruise is a must.

If you've never had it then you won't miss it but from my experience, having had it, I will insist on it if the option is available. :thumbup:

In fact, my M6 dilemma...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 07-26-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,559
Posted By Tim Kay
Thanks, I saw that and I did:thumbup:

Thanks, I saw that and I did:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-25-2006, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 691
Posted By Tim Kay
This has happened on occasion with me, although I...

This has happened on occasion with me, although I haven't test this theory, I believe if the car is turned off while engaged in reverse it remains in sport. Also it may have something to do with the...
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