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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-10-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,277
Posted By Solution Six
I do agree that they are very expensive for what...

I do agree that they are very expensive for what they actually do, but the perceptual difference in performance (since there's no actual performance "increase" per say) is pretty significant -- at...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-29-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,798
Posted By Solution Six
The dealer had given me a 2010 535i as a loaner...

The dealer had given me a 2010 535i as a loaner for a night which had the new interface and I'll say it felt light years ahead of my 6's interface. The smoothness and clarity of the animation and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-23-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,353
Posted By Solution Six
As others have said, they are definitely not the...

As others have said, they are definitely not the same...

DS enables higher shift points, rev matched downshifts, and disables 6th gear.

Sport mode enables increased throttle response, and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-20-2010, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,372
Posted By Solution Six
Nice picture as well... that makes me want a 5D!...

Nice picture as well... that makes me want a 5D! :)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-19-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,856
Posted By Solution Six
I know 3 owners of the new body Escalades and...

I know 3 owners of the new body Escalades and they have all had "quality" issues. I had a couple minor issues with my '08 Denali (which is built on the same platform) but nothing like the problems...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-18-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,013
Posted By Solution Six
Looks very familiar! :) Looks good, and the...

Looks very familiar! :) Looks good, and the springs will definitely top it off.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-16-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,372
Posted By Solution Six
I believe those are BMW style 128's. They are 21"...

I believe those are BMW style 128's. They are 21" wheels that came on the 7 series.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-13-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By Solution Six
These have been sold, thanks!

These have been sold, thanks!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-08-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By Solution Six
The 6 series received a LCI in 2008 that added...

The 6 series received a LCI in 2008 that added LED turn signal indicators on the front and rear. The tail lights are the easiest to swap, the headlights are a bit more involved. All you have to do...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-02-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,398
Posted By Solution Six
Sold! :)

Sold! :)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-02-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 949
Posted By Solution Six
Scratch the spare tire kit... that is now sold.

Scratch the spare tire kit... that is now sold.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-02-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 949
Posted By Solution Six
19" Wheels/Tires and Spare Tire kit for sale

Looking to sell my 19" VMR v718 wheels and Yokahama ADVAN Sport tires as well as my spare tire kit if anyone is interested in making offers. The wheels are only mildly used (3 months, roughly 3000...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-02-2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,099
Posted By Solution Six
Haha agreed -- I do appreciate having the...

Haha agreed -- I do appreciate having the financial ability to be able to do so, however, supporting that habit costs me nearly all of my free time on the week days. That just means I "celebrate"...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-02-2010, 07:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,099
Posted By Solution Six
Not to hijack the thread, but yes, both are V8....

Not to hijack the thread, but yes, both are V8. 645 felt a bit more responsive on the road, and there were more "drivers options" in the 645, however, in terms of creature comforts (mostly because...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-01-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,099
Posted By Solution Six
Agreed. The GT-R is an tuners'/enthusiasts' car...

Agreed. The GT-R is an tuners'/enthusiasts' car for sure. Your average driver wouldnt be able to tell it apart from a Maxima or even a 2 door Altima cruising around but... those of us who know that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-01-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,363
Posted By Solution Six
I used Sport+DS+DTC every time I drove the car....

I used Sport+DS+DTC every time I drove the car. The only time I turned DS off was when I was on the Interstate and needed 6th gear for cruising. The car honestly always felt sloppy and lethargic...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-01-2010, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,036
Posted By Solution Six
I'd join everyone in also recommending some...

I'd join everyone in also recommending some extended warranty coverage. Mileage may be one factor when considering possible failures, but age is another all together. The longer the car is in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-01-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,099
Posted By Solution Six
Very nice, the GTR is a very impressive car. And...

Very nice, the GTR is a very impressive car. And regardless what people say with respect to brand loyalty and BMW status, the GTR is not your run of the mill Nissan. I know what you mean in terms of...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-01-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,398
Posted By Solution Six
FS: OEM 5/6 Series spare tire and jack kit

I recently traded my car off and now have a few parts to sell. I had recently switched to non run-flats and had also purchased this BMW spare tire kit as well. The kit comes with a 17" steel spare...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-01-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By Solution Six
FS: 19" VMR v718 Staggered with Yokohama Advan Sports

Recently traded off my 645ci and now have the wheels and tires to sell. I purchased them about 4 months ago in late march and had used them for about 3 months before I traded the vehicle. They are...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-28-2010, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,850
Posted By Solution Six
Regarding the AUX adapter, I'd say he's full of...

Regarding the AUX adapter, I'd say he's full of it - or just doesn't know. My '04 645 was a VERY early production model and it worked just fine. You will have to bring it to them for them to activate...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-26-2010, 10:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By Solution Six
A difference in offset of only 2mm will not make...

A difference in offset of only 2mm will not make a difference at all. You'll be just fine.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-26-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,850
Posted By Solution Six
Using the Aux method mentioned above, there's no...

Using the Aux method mentioned above, there's no integration with the iPod whatsoever. You simply set the iDrive to "Auxiliary Input" and then whatever you plug into the Aux jack will play through...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-25-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,079
Posted By Solution Six
See the below post for mine... keep in mind, my...

See the below post for mine... keep in mind, my car was stock height, so lowering would have definitely made them look larger. They are also for sale if interested. :)
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-23-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,993
Posted By Solution Six
I think it was this specific car, not so much the...

I think it was this specific car, not so much the brand that drove me away. I think the water problems I had definitely had something to do with it as well -- which made me very paranoid about...
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