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Forum: 6 Series 08-19-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 878
Posted By OUalacra
On The diagnostic machine it said the my emission...

On The diagnostic machine it said the my emission problem is associated with the evap valve. Anyone know where this is located and or part number


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Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
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Where did you find you key and was it difficult...

Where did you find you key and was it difficult to find a locksmith that can cut it?


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Forum: 6 Series 07-27-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By OUalacra
Rockauto has aftermarket fan for $200 plus...

Rockauto has aftermarket fan for $200 plus shipping, not oem though but it saves some money


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Forum: 6 Series 07-26-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By OUalacra
I noticed on the trc file there is a field...

I noticed on the trc file there is a field labeled car_type_ipodlogo= bmw, I wonder if this is what makes it pop up bmw when you start the car I wouldn't mind changing this to custom


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Forum: 6 Series 07-26-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By OUalacra
I have the component required for sale. PM ...

I have the component required for sale. PM


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Forum: 6 Series 07-14-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By OUalacra
Herb, did you replace the oil in the torque...

Herb, did you replace the oil in the torque converter as well?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 07-10-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,628
Posted By OUalacra
If the Pipe gets inserted through the front of...

If the Pipe gets inserted through the front of the engine, why would you have to remove the engine? Wouldn't it be easier to remove the radiator and the front bumper? Just wondering.
Forum: 6 Series 07-08-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 187
Posted By OUalacra
Cic retrofit parts for sale

I have for sale parts required to do the cic retrofit. The cic unit is used and can at minimum be used as a core for a new one on getbmwparts.com. I have the cic used and untested, CID used, USB...
Forum: 6 Series 01-12-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 847
Posted By OUalacra
Anyone know the document number on BMW DIS for...

Anyone know the document number on BMW DIS for the alternator bracket removal? I have DIS but can't find this info. Thank you


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-28-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By OUalacra
Question re: CCC Part #'s...

Are you selling your broken unit?


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Forum: 6 Series DIY 10-28-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 815
Posted By OUalacra
CCC failure

A lot of people have had this problem. I personally had this problem twice. I took it to the dealer and they said it was the CCC module ($1400) to replace. I was able to find a used one on eBay...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 09-19-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By OUalacra
Aux

here is the instructions to install the oem bmw aux input. you can purchase it from bmw +/-$90
http://www.bavauto.com/Assets/inst_pages/ins376.pdf

You can build your own input using parts from...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-14-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,352
Posted By OUalacra
Satelite radio

for what its worth the connectors you are holding in the picture (pink and black) IBOC High Definition Radio Tuner which also has the sirus satellite in it. You may have already figured this out by...
Forum: 6 Series 08-10-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,748
Posted By OUalacra
P0444

GEE21,

Replace your ccv there is two of them about $25 dollar each and only takes 10 min. chek the diy section for thus task, when you remove them you may notice the diaphragm will be torn. use...
Forum: 6 Series 05-20-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,748
Posted By OUalacra
CCV valve

I took my 2005 645Ci in for the service engine soon light P0444 and they told me it was the crank case breathers. They wanted $260 Us dollars for the repair. I bought the parts for $60 and replaced...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 02-27-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,737
Posted By OUalacra
testing regulator

procedure to do an easy test for the regulator using multimeter?
Forum: 6 Series 02-20-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,285
Posted By OUalacra
temperature gauge

@Dblaze did you notice any temperature abnormalities by the monitoring temperature gauge in the instruments cluster? Did your car get too hot or not hot enought? what was your temperature on the...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 02-18-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,369
Posted By OUalacra
battery

My battery is charging but it is old and weak. I plan on purchasing the battery from Autozone or Advanced auto parts here in the USA aproxiamtely $200 USD. My car is a2005 645ci, it requires the...
Forum: 6 Series 02-18-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,081
Posted By OUalacra
swapped the controller

I was able to pick up a used iDrive controller from eBay $200 USD. I took the time to change it out this weekend. It took me 2-3 hours to replace it. It doesnt spin freely anymore!
Forum: 6 Series 02-12-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,081
Posted By OUalacra
I have the same problem. I plan on removing the...

I have the same problem. I plan on removing the unit and doing a complete wash down with electrical contact cleaner, in hopes of eliminating any bad connections due to corrosion. I have a feeling...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 02-12-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,640
Posted By OUalacra
transmission pan bolts

Does the TIS instructions for oil pan replacement say anything about providing new bolts? A tech told me the pan bolts are one time use only.
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