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Forum: 6 Series Today, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By JlMMY
Here is a photo of my trunk. Hope it helps. ...

Here is a photo of my trunk. Hope it helps.

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-TcLRBXp40kk/U1mYUP9pHKI/AAAAAAABRvc/O1ZbyKrpSY8/w640-h480-no/Fuse+Box.jpg
Forum: 6 Series Today, 05:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By JlMMY
In my 2007 650i convertible with SMG the relay is...

In my 2007 650i convertible with SMG the relay is in the trunk. There is a fuse panel in the battery compartment.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,756
Posted By JlMMY
I use glacier water with a dash of dish soap.

I use glacier water with a dash of dish soap.
Forum: 6 Series 03-11-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,208
Posted By JlMMY
It has only happened once. It was warm weather...

It has only happened once. It was warm weather and just after a rain storm. What makes this problem worse is that the windows would not go up so if the rain came back I was going to be in bad...
Forum: 6 Series 12-24-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By JlMMY
Beautiful. I really like the proportions and...

Beautiful. I really like the proportions and overall styling. I think I am moving towards the 4 series. The nimble 6.
Forum: 6 Series 12-03-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By JlMMY
608 miles in my car would be about 35 mpg. I...

608 miles in my car would be about 35 mpg. I figure the most I have ever put in the tank is 16 gal. 608 / 16 = 38 mpg. I want me some of that! I think the most I have ever gotten was 23 mpg. ...
Forum: 6 Series 12-01-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By JlMMY
I was getting 20+ mpg when I got mine but my...

I was getting 20+ mpg when I got mine but my commute was mostly highway back then. Now, my daily commute is only 10 miles with mild city traffic. I am getting 17+ mpg. Changed the plugs last month.
Forum: 6 Series 11-09-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By JlMMY
I had a noise that sounded sort of like that. ...

I had a noise that sounded sort of like that. It's hard to tell where the noise was coming from but in my case it was the water pump bearings failing. I had to replace the pump. Is your oil temp...
Forum: 6 Series 10-05-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By JlMMY
Well I bought the mtech from e92. Stay clear of...

Well I bought the mtech from e92. Stay clear of Mtech. Way too expensive and no better than stock brightness despite claims otherwise. There are a couple of comparison photos in my photo album. I...
Forum: 6 Series 10-02-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 413
Posted By JlMMY
Type "boesman push" on Google or search the same...

Type "boesman push" on Google or search the same here on the forum. Boesman is a user who has discovered a fix for this issue. It's a well known issue here on the forum. Thanks again Boesman!
Forum: 6 Series 09-05-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,483
Posted By JlMMY
Water pump @ 89k, like just last week. The...

Water pump @ 89k, like just last week. The bushings were replaced at 34k (left side) and 50k (right side). It just depends on how much "city" driving you do?
Forum: 6 Series 09-05-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,483
Posted By JlMMY
I bought a 2007' 650i convertible with 32k miles...

I bought a 2007' 650i convertible with 32k miles in December of 2010'. I paid $40k. I have replaced:

1. Water pump
2. XM Module
3. Control arm bushings, both sides
4. SMG trans pump
5.A/C...
Forum: 6 Series 09-04-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 747
Posted By JlMMY
Welcome to the fest and welcome to the DMV. Nice...

Welcome to the fest and welcome to the DMV. Nice car.
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 839
Posted By JlMMY
I was having problems going into gear...

I was having problems going into gear occasionally and slipping at first start in the morning. I am describing the slipping as a shimmy in the clutch release on first gear take offs. Dealer quoted...
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 839
Posted By JlMMY
In my case, it was the SMG pump.

In my case, it was the SMG pump.
Forum: 6 Series 07-12-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 860
Posted By JlMMY
2007 650l SMG relay location

The fuse map does not make reference to the two relays. I am buying a second relay today so I can replace both.
Forum: 6 Series 07-11-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 860
Posted By JlMMY
I found two salmon colered relays in the trunk. ...

I found two salmon colered relays in the trunk. My main fuse panel (and 2 relays) are located next to the battery. I removed the "toolkit" and there they are. Does anyone know which of the two...
Forum: 6 Series 05-28-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,379
Posted By JlMMY
I read recently that bmw engineers have developed...

I read recently that bmw engineers have developed a 1.5 liter 3 cylinder engine that produces 300 HP. And, that it will be in a 3 series very soon. Interesting....
Forum: 6 Series 02-15-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 980
Posted By JlMMY
NSL113 - that was me driving by you. You are...

NSL113 - that was me driving by you. You are welcome! BTW, that is a great deal. Buy the car already :)
Forum: 6 Series 02-05-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By JlMMY
Spot on as usual Yorgi. +1

Spot on as usual Yorgi.

+1
Forum: 6 Series 12-28-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 612
Posted By JlMMY
Thumbs up!

Thumbs up!
Forum: 6 Series 12-14-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,426
Posted By JlMMY
Thanks for sharing the story. I have found that...

Thanks for sharing the story. I have found that to be true. Unlike buying a Honda, Toyota, or Acura where pricing is fixed, BMW has no such policy. I live in the Northern Virginia area and the...
Forum: 6 Series 11-29-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,345
Posted By JlMMY
Thank you Tampamark. Amazon has the receiver as...

Thank you Tampamark. Amazon has the receiver as well, which is also battery operated. I have them both and they work great.
Forum: 6 Series 11-28-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,345
Posted By JlMMY
Here is an option, like the Blackberry model...

Here is an option, like the Blackberry model above, that operates on battery.

Miccus Mini-jack TX (transmitter) $35 on Amazon.com.

Operating times - Up to 7 hours playback using internal...
Forum: 6 Series 11-18-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,377
Posted By JlMMY
I like how quite the stock muffler is. Every...

I like how quite the stock muffler is. Every time I hear a loud car go by my head turns to notice. Now if I were driving a loud car I would get noticed by Johnnie Law more often and that would...
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