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Forum: 6 Series 02-07-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By garethparsonage
Thanks Tinoxx, I have called them, quote was 500...

Thanks Tinoxx, I have called them, quote was 500 for rebuild! I think the listing is for the DVD drive only, that part is dealer available for under 70!!

Gaz
Forum: 6 Series 02-06-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By garethparsonage
Maybe I need to broaden my search a little they...

Maybe I need to broaden my search a little they are all around 4-600 in UK so would be better off with dealer option! It will be the postage that will bump the price from the US!
Forum: 6 Series 02-06-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By garethparsonage
Wanted

Guys I'm after a ccc or a repair guide, dealer quote is 700 + tax to supply and code if I fit ( suppose that's not too bad for a dealer! Would like to spend less if possible as I still have a...
Forum: 6 Series 02-01-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,214
Posted By garethparsonage
I did the 1mm drain mod, worked a treat for me,...

I did the 1mm drain mod, worked a treat for me, no condensation since:thumbup: also did the mod on the reverse/ fog lights, they kept filling up and blowing the bulb!
Forum: 6 Series 01-30-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By garethparsonage
Is there a DIY for the programming? I have just...

Is there a DIY for the programming? I have just acquired some software and a cable off of e bay and am looking at doing a bit of mucking about with programming etc, doing some reading up as we speak...
Forum: 6 Series 01-30-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By garethparsonage
Yes but not a hard job, the controller is located...

Yes but not a hard job, the controller is located on the side of the lamp unit, you may get away with just lowering the bumper.
Forum: 6 Series 01-30-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By garethparsonage
Headlamp adaptive controller

I have had the adaptive headlamp failure for quite some time now, drivers lamp does not self test and adaptive turning does not work, when I purchased the car this was a problem and was told it...
Forum: 6 Series 01-30-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
Further update

Booked in with indi, picked up following day, tech said no faults found! I don't believe he actually looked at it, I know I have a headlamp steper issue that comes up all the time, won't be going...
Forum: 6 Series 01-19-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,045
Posted By garethparsonage
I have some body knowledge and i would deffo get...

I have some body knowledge and i would deffo get the chassis checked as the big gap at the trunk and the fact that you are unable to open the doors is a possible indication of some structural damage....
Forum: 6 Series 01-17-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,109
Posted By garethparsonage
Ok update on my fry drive! Diagnostics done at...

Ok update on my fry drive! Diagnostics done at local indi, showed some codes referring to most reset and general idrive not found, i have the codes and will post them later he suggested going to my...
Forum: 6 Series 01-14-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By garethparsonage
Thanks for the info tino, any idea where the unit...

Thanks for the info tino, any idea where the unit is located?
Forum: 6 Series 01-14-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By garethparsonage
Question Ccc with tv

Just curious, is the tv system part of the ccc or a separate unit, in case I have to get a replacement!:bawling:
Forum: 6 Series 01-13-2013, 03:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,109
Posted By garethparsonage
Lim hoping a reprogram will sort it out, not...

Lim hoping a reprogram will sort it out, not really convinced though as most other people posting this problem are having new units!! I will explore a repair route before replacing, let me know if...
Forum: 6 Series 01-12-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,109
Posted By garethparsonage
Hi tino, seems you had the same issue as me, mine...

Hi tino, seems you had the same issue as me, mine died after a low battery after not driving it for a few days, think I mentioned this on my pm re the exhaust offer, it's booked in on Tuesday for...
Forum: 6 Series 01-07-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By garethparsonage
I always find it easy if you shine against wall...

I always find it easy if you shine against wall or garage door to set level, as a rule when I was in the trade (many moons ago) we used to set the hot spot to roughly knee height when standing about...
Forum: 6 Series 01-07-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
Ok small update, still using as my daily and...

Ok small update, still using as my daily and battery holding good with green colour in display, the additional issues have been caused by me messing around and not from battery deteriation, will...
Forum: 6 Series 01-05-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
Update, idrive now completely gone and fan on...

Update, idrive now completely gone and fan on back spinning constantly even after ignition off?, and I think when I unplugged a connector going to the positive terminal on battery I disturbed the srs...
Forum: 6 Series 12-30-2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
Guys thanks for your reply's, I agree I should...

Guys thanks for your reply's, I agree I should not have a problem!! I have located the amp and other box (most bus I'm guessing) in the boot left side, the amp has a feed but there is no fan So no...
Forum: 6 Series 12-29-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
Thanks Herbp for your reply, here is an update,...

Thanks Herbp for your reply, here is an update, battery fully charged and Load test good, removed left rear trim to get at amp and most bus, unplugged and reconnected both amp and most bus module,...
Forum: 6 Series 12-28-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By garethparsonage
No audio following low battery

Seasons greetings, I had left the car standing for a few days and although car started the service light came on informing me of low battery, I took it for a nice long run but it was at night so did...
Forum: 6 Series 11-13-2012, 03:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By garethparsonage
Hi Lincoln, not far at all, I'm in Hawarden, I...

Hi Lincoln, not far at all, I'm in Hawarden, I will do a check on the place in llay, I had an 840 full System done for 500 a couple of years ago in sandy croft, not sure if the guy is still around...
Forum: 6 Series 11-13-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,224
Posted By garethparsonage
I get the same noise, after start up brief high...

I get the same noise, after start up brief high squeak type sound from behind dash left side? I think its something to do with the fan motor, it has only started since the weather has gone cooler,...
Forum: 6 Series 11-09-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By garethparsonage
I'm interested too, I have been looking at the...

I'm interested too, I have been looking at the front resonator delete and cross pipe but would consider full system if reasonable
06 650 vert
Forum: 6 Series 08-23-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 699
Posted By garethparsonage
It's a big problem that can cause costly...

It's a big problem that can cause costly electrical failures as I have recently had!! I have started drilling small holes to allow water and moisture to escape and the unit to breath! This has worked...
Forum: 6 Series 08-02-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By garethparsonage
I'll let you know mine is in the shop today for...

I'll let you know mine is in the shop today for the same issue!! All started with condensation in the light unit
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