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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By tampamark
I will go on record that this will never happen! ...

I will go on record that this will never happen! The M6 board debates this topic also, some think that in 20 or 30 years they will be like classic MOPAR vehicles and increase significantly in value....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By tampamark
It all depends on what you consider losing your...

It all depends on what you consider losing your ass on this sale. A 2006 will normally sell in the mid to high $20's, this based on looking on cars.com. But since you have a cherry car then maybe...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By tampamark
A 650 manual is a tough one to let go. Having...

A 650 manual is a tough one to let go. Having driven one when I was in my 6 search I was extremely impressed with the manual version of this car. It added a performance factor severely lacking with...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By tampamark
I have a black leather convertible and don't find...

I have a black leather convertible and don't find the seats to be too hot. From my understanding they have some treatment that keeps them from absorbing heat like the leather from the old days?

I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By tampamark
Now that Jetski's are upwards of 80mph that old...

Now that Jetski's are upwards of 80mph that old 60mph threshold is beginner stuff! Those types of speeds on the water, whether it is 80mph on a sitdown or 100mph in a boat, is heart pumping fun.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By tampamark
Try Goo Gone, as with ALL removal options, try it...

Try Goo Gone, as with ALL removal options, try it in an area to make sure it will not rub off the leather dye! You can buy it at Home Depot/Lowes, I believe also at the regular stores.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By tampamark
That is a sweet boat Wes!

That is a sweet boat Wes!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By tampamark
Having removed trim a million times over the...

Having removed trim a million times over the course of the last 30 years, I will tell you that using a screwdriver is your worst option! If you go that route, make sure and cover it with a cloth of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By tampamark
Here is a nice DIY from the M5board, the majority...

Here is a nice DIY from the M5board, the majority of those guys are SMG owners so more info there. The only reference to software is resetting the adaptive settings via INPA, just know that the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By tampamark
When I look at cars.com in the US there are...

When I look at cars.com in the US there are several, don't know if you are willing to import? This is all coupes and convertibles with any miles on the odometer filtered from 2006 to 2008.
...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-22-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By tampamark
No problem, just make sure you match the correct...

No problem, just make sure you match the correct cca.

Also, you should match the type if possible, replace agm with same, lead acid with same, etc.

Then register it so it charges correctly in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By tampamark
Very nicely done! The IVM has been the hidden...

Very nicely done! The IVM has been the hidden issue for several people over the years. It looks like your car had experienced water issues, probably from clogged front drains at some point. From...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By tampamark
:rofl: To the OP, glad it was a cheap fix

:rofl:

To the OP, glad it was a cheap fix
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By tampamark
N I know on my TomTom the maps are several...

N

I know on my TomTom the maps are several GB and most newer GPS units have a SD card slot for expanding memory because of the information density of map files.

The only option BMW could have...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By tampamark
Your car looks great, the springs may settle some...

Your car looks great, the springs may settle some more...

I always like those V treads, I think they look cool. Not as much of a fan of the white lettering.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 571
Posted By tampamark
This guy on the M5board had it happen... ...

This guy on the M5board had it happen...

http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e63-bmw-m6-forum-bmw-m6-convertible-m6board-com/259937-ae-lense-fell-off-wth.html
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-16-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By tampamark
Alternator does not need to be "programmed". It...

Alternator does not need to be "programmed". It is a battery change that requires registration, which is a process that requires"programing" the cars ecu so that it resets how the system charges the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-14-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,586
Posted By tampamark
Not one bit, despite seeing the picture and being...

Not one bit, despite seeing the picture and being shocked, I am not going to go alarmist over it and worry more or less about my wheels. I can search high and low in the forum and there are very few...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-14-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,586
Posted By tampamark
come now guys, no need to overreact, this is an...

come now guys, no need to overreact, this is an isolated incident of wheel theft and vandalism targeted against an individual. If she couldn't get them off because of wheel locks probably would have...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By tampamark
I have considered a hiatus many times, but the...

I have considered a hiatus many times, but the forum always draws me back!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By tampamark
Yeah, a manual 6 is a blast to drive compared to...

Yeah, a manual 6 is a blast to drive compared to an auto tranny. I test drove one in my search, if the wife didn't have stop and go rush hour everyday I would have bought it!

As far as tuning,...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-12-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,586
Posted By tampamark
This must have been a real shocker after coming...

This must have been a real shocker after coming out from his "adult fun time" with his "friend" in the hotel-motel love den. :freakdanc
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-12-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,586
Posted By tampamark
Maybe she was a capable car mechanic like this...

Maybe she was a capable car mechanic like this well trained auto specialist.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By tampamark
You need to post this in the correct forum, this...

You need to post this in the correct forum, this is previous generation 6 series. You want to be in the F12/F13 section.

You have figured it out, same engine, same Idrive, etc. So why the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By tampamark
:beerchug: :beerchug:

:beerchug:

:beerchug:
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