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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-15-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,348
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hi, I decide to respond to this post, so without...

hi, I decide to respond to this post, so without prejudice! Every car I have owned I have hit the speed limiter just once just for the fun of it, in the case of the 6 series it was 155mph measured...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-01-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By 645/333
I think it is the rear section undertray for the...

I think it is the rear section undertray for the transmission, behind the front engine undertray. If you go to a BMW parts department normally they will spin the screen and let you point it out or...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-30-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,501
Posted By 645/333
There is a post or a DIY where a guy repairs or...

There is a post or a DIY where a guy repairs or replaces a valve block, lots of pictures etc It maybe on the 7 series forum or the 5 series but if you do a search you will find it?
It may help in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-30-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
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Two things, 1) do a steering reset, which is...

Two things, 1) do a steering reset, which is start the car and move the steering wheel full lock to lock about 4-5 times. 2) check the fluid level in the steering fluid reservoir it may need topping...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-29-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,995
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Very informative, lots of work doing the install...

Very informative, lots of work doing the install and the DIY! Well done.
Bet you regret cutting into the ashtray now having moved the base control knob to what is a good position :cry: The knob is...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-29-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 892
Posted By 645/333
I am not a fan of buying something with only one...

I am not a fan of buying something with only one key, when generally the cars are sold with two.
It has not been unknown for a person to hold onto a key and claim they only have the one, for the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-27-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By 645/333
It shrinks over time, it was not the engine...

It shrinks over time, it was not the engine clean, you can only replace it with new, and then in a few years that will have shrunk just the nature of the material. but don't be tempted to take it out...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-27-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By 645/333
Ha! You should use distilled water!!!!

Ha! You should use distilled water!!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-27-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 394
Posted By 645/333
I have had rotors go like that on many different...

I have had rotors go like that on many different cars including my 6. Even more so on my Mercedes which has drilled rotors. It can be as much to do as the material manufacture of the pads. On one set...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-26-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 489
Posted By 645/333
Firstly at a base level have you done a...

Firstly at a base level have you done a transmission reset, this can help significantly if you have what are soft errors.
Given you have the DIS software and can read codes it clearly a great help....
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-26-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
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As always Yorgi a solid answer! I came to ask the...

As always Yorgi a solid answer! I came to ask the question having watched a programme describing the process to change to H2O free coolant. Clearly they do not identify the downsides, even the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-26-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By 645/333
water free coolant usage?

Anyone considered water(h2o) free engine coolant? I have read lots of reports and was wondering if anyone had experience. Would it make any difference to the coolant pipe problem?
It is a lot more...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-24-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By 645/333
No 6 is also all about resetting the service...

No 6 is also all about resetting the service indicators, the brake pad will only come on with mileage and wear nothing else. Oil is different as it works both on time and mileage oh! and usage ie...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-24-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By 645/333
Ebay is the place, and you may have to look at...

Ebay is the place, and you may have to look at different countries now. At one time you could always see ads for the trim, not always the colour you want but mostly wood trim. You will just have to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-23-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 516
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I hate the door chime !!!! Would not like to pick...

I hate the door chime !!!! Would not like to pick a fight with the owner though, so the door chime is great:stickpoke
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-23-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 433
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Agree with Yorgi, I dislike smoked out lenses,...

Agree with Yorgi, I dislike smoked out lenses, actually think they are dangerous! As for the wheels, contrast is good, if you decide to go with silver you are in a position if you have them powdered...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-22-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 21,879
Posted By 645/333
As I mentioned the German wind deflectors are in...

As I mentioned the German wind deflectors are in a different class to these cheap acrylic screens. The fixings are properly engineered, the main downside is they are expensive, but if you want...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-22-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 296
Posted By 645/333
As said previously change the sensors with BMW'e...

As said previously change the sensors with BMW'e own. Not as expensive from BMW as you might think. The resetting can take a few tries as you gain experience, just follow the instructions and the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-21-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 433
Posted By 645/333
Welcome to the forum, a new engine at 91K miles,...

Welcome to the forum, a new engine at 91K miles, what more could you ask, good start.
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-21-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 97,654
Posted By 645/333
Hi! I am not a fan of leaving checking the oil...

Hi! I am not a fan of leaving checking the oil until the oil low warning light comes on, on the dash. It should be checked more often manually, it is not beyond the sensor to fail and then you could...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By 645/333
Hi sadly you have dropped this into the wrong...

Hi sadly you have dropped this into the wrong forum, you need to go into the F11/F12 or other forum which has your model it being 2014. To the problem clearly it is under warranty so drop it back to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,248
Posted By 645/333
No! Your wheels are much better colour, plus you...

No! Your wheels are much better colour, plus you can get an exact colour match which makes all the difference. I do not think it would be OTT, as the BMW grill is not "in your face"!!!!
Obviously it...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,248
Posted By 645/333
Like the look! Maybe next time to decide on a...

Like the look! Maybe next time to decide on a colour change you should match the colour of those wheels for the grill, it really pops against the black!!!!!:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,995
Posted By 645/333
I had two sets of internal trim 1) Beach...

I had two sets of internal trim 1) Beach 2(Ruthenium the aluminium finnish, which I painted with BMW Black Sapphire, it has a gold fleck, with deep coats of clear. Because I used lots of coats of...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-12-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By 645/333
The differential is quite easy to do, again the...

The differential is quite easy to do, again the car needs to be level, but it is easy! I would do the differential in line with the transmission mileage, remember the golden rule " Undo the fill plug...
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