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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By Laslonimne
Thanks Herb, Obd.ini has Hardware=STD:OBD on...

Thanks Herb,
Obd.ini has Hardware=STD:OBD on Port=Com1 and Hardware=OBD on all other Ports. EDIABAS.INI has Interface=STD:OBD. When I turned on this Windows laptop for the first time in a couple...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By Laslonimne
DIS V57 Help

I have DIS v57 running on Windows 7. I haven’t used it in quite some time, but it worked fine the last time I did use it. This morning I attempted to run diagnostics on my ’06 E64 and got nowhere....
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-29-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 11,663
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Views: 703,875
Posted By Laslonimne
I have DIS v57 running on Windows 7. I haven’t...

I have DIS v57 running on Windows 7. I haven’t used it in quite some time. This morning I attempted to run diagnostics on my ’06 E64 and got nowhere. DIS opens but won’t communicate with my car. I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 893
Posted By Laslonimne
Pictures please! I can't wait to see them. I...

Pictures please! I can't wait to see them. I think this is a really cool idea.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Laslonimne
I religiously maintain my rolling stock. My 650...

I religiously maintain my rolling stock. My 650 has no oil leaks and is knee-deep in tire tread. I have owned and driven it daily for almost seven years now. Total repair cost for the 50,000 miles...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,926
Posted By Laslonimne
This question comes up periodically. I'm...

This question comes up periodically. I'm surprised so few people have bumped the limiter.

My last response: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8623169&highlight=#post8623169
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,130
Posted By Laslonimne
'Taint necessarily so. There is a bit of toe...

'Taint necessarily so. There is a bit of toe adjustment on the rear tires since an alignment includes all four tires.

And I've found that camber-inducing squat from hard acceleration, either from...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-15-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,792
Posted By Laslonimne
You fail to mention what, to me, is the major...

You fail to mention what, to me, is the major difference Mark. The aftermarket Zimmerman rotors are NOT floating rotors like the OEM BMW rotors. Non-floating rotors will not cool as quickly as...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-13-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By Laslonimne
SEBBMW, Since you have the "prone to bending...

SEBBMW,
Since you have the "prone to bending and cracking" Ellipsoid wheels, I highly recommend you consider "upgrading" to these wheels. If there's a lot of tread left, $1500 would be a very good...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By Laslonimne
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=799721&highlight=:angel:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,071
Posted By Laslonimne
Congratulations Mark! I really, really like the...

Congratulations Mark! I really, really like the XK. About two years ago I decided an XKR convertible was THE replacement for my 650. I test drove one and liked everything about it - until I opened...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,849
Posted By Laslonimne
I don't see a problem. Dump the truck and keep...

I don't see a problem. Dump the truck and keep the 6. It's a great daily driver.
When was the last time the X5 gave you an adrenalin rush?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,472
Posted By Laslonimne
Where's Yorgi?

Rick hasn't posted this YEAR. Anyone know why?

I miss his posts.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,094
Posted By Laslonimne
Try looking here:

Try looking here:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-05-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 809
Posted By Laslonimne
I think I'd rather follow (lead?) him.

I think I'd rather follow (lead?) him.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-02-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 809
Posted By Laslonimne
Good news for Dragon tamers

Truck Restrictions on “The Dragon” in Blount County; Limits for commercial vehicles longer than 30 feet on US 129 (SR 115). (https://news.tn.gov/node/13281)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-24-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,341
Posted By Laslonimne
Was true on my 740; it's been true on my 640 -...

Was true on my 740; it's been true on my 640 - price of ownership.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By Laslonimne
Aussie Tail?

The Better Half and I have been touring Australia for the past few weeks. This morning we rented a Volkswagen Passat in Sydney to spend a few days driving down the coast to Melbourne. I did a little...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-02-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,861
Posted By Laslonimne
I've bumped the speed limiter several times. At a...

I've bumped the speed limiter several times. At a HUD-indicated 153 it just stops pulling, then levels out at 155-156. Cruising along at 70-75 mph, it never ceases to amaze me how little time it...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 592
Posted By Laslonimne
A/k/a "tonneau" to old British sports car owners....

A/k/a "tonneau" to old British sports car owners. Mine always involved metal support struts across the back of the seats and a double-handful of "lift the dot" studs to attach the tonneau. I can't...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,063
Posted By Laslonimne
Just my two cents worth: There is no rotor...

Just my two cents worth:

There is no rotor better suited to these cars than the stock rotor. Slots and holes are purely cosmetic and serve no useful braking function with todays pad compounds....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,012
Posted By Laslonimne
+1 :thumbup: :thumbup:

+1 :thumbup: :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,021
Posted By Laslonimne
I have M6 badges on my 650, Ferrari badges on the...

I have M6 badges on my 650, Ferrari badges on the wife’s Ford Escort, Lamborghini LM002 badges on the Chevy Truck and Tesla badges on the GEM pickup. The neighbors think they’re ALL the real thing. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-11-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By Laslonimne
+3 on the "no initial bite" with Akebono pads. ...

+3 on the "no initial bite" with Akebono pads. They scared the hell out of me when I first installed them (along with new BMW rotors); but I've gotten used to them now and zero brake dust is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,260
Posted By Laslonimne
I'll go back to the stock pads. I like the...

I'll go back to the stock pads. I like the initial "bite" better than the Akebonos.
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