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Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-18-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Vacuum leak somewhere will get your tach to jump...

Vacuum leak somewhere will get your tach to jump around
Forum: 6 Series DIY 01-09-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 35,829
Posted By Vlad Dracul
I don't recall having to take those pipes out....

I don't recall having to take those pipes out. Did you already take apart the firewall? That should free up some space
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Got it all fixed today. This forum is awesome. ...

Got it all fixed today. This forum is awesome.

Word to the wise - make sure that the drive slot is vertical otherwise you WILL have vacuum leak symptoms.

Also, when removing the fan shroud, you...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Can't find the specified pdf you're talking...

Can't find the specified pdf you're talking about. Link?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Huh, so this is the likely culprit of my vacuum...

Huh, so this is the likely culprit of my vacuum leak symptoms?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
The camshaft slot being the rectangular slot that...

The camshaft slot being the rectangular slot that the blade goes in to?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
I believe the vacuum pump is what I meant to say...

I believe the vacuum pump is what I meant to say - the unit with the replaceable $20 gaskets. I suppose it is possible a tube got cracked. Finding it is gonna be the fun part
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 107,757
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Just bought one of these cables. Almost bought...

Just bought one of these cables. Almost bought software until I realized that it comes with software (unless I'm mistaken). I will try it on my vaio and if that fails, I will just buy an old notebook...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Mmmm, no that 'bleeding' procedure was outdone by...

Mmmm, no that 'bleeding' procedure was outdone by the thermostat being broken off; I had no way of stopping all that coolant coming out since I had to wait a week for the part to come in. Nor do I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 775
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Angry Something wrong

Greetings all

It's been a rough month out here.

Had my alternator crap out on me. The first route I took was trying to replace the voltage regulator but no dice; ended up replacing the whole...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Vlad Dracul
The black part was in fact the thermostat;...

The black part was in fact the thermostat; changed it out today. Not too difficult.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 107,757
Posted By Vlad Dracul
So it will work best on xp?

So it will work best on xp?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 107,757
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Work on Windows 8?

Work on Windows 8?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-04-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Take note of what repairs have been done. Maybe...

Take note of what repairs have been done. Maybe the big jobs have been taken care of.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-04-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Vlad Dracul
The black part is the one that broke off hence...

The black part is the one that broke off hence the pipe there that's disconnected. Looks to be a thermostat. (Bad words)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,384
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Bump. On or off??

Bump.

On or off??
Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-03-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Be very afraid.

Be very afraid.
Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-03-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,024
Posted By Vlad Dracul
It helps to have his number. I had to call HerbP...

It helps to have his number. I had to call HerbP to clarify the pdf
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,975
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Umm does N62 really not have oil cooler? Because...

Umm does N62 really not have oil cooler? Because I got raped when I had this fixed on my own 645ci.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Catastrophe whilst removing fan shroud

Something unfortunate occurred when I removed the fan. I pulled it up a bit to get that clip attached pushed back for clearance and boom - it caught (what seems to be) the radiator thermostat....
Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-03-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 985
Posted By Vlad Dracul
So which is the "dummy" bolt? Trying to get this...

So which is the "dummy" bolt? Trying to get this belt off using HerbP diy but it's a bit vague
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Roger. I ask because my car is going haywire. I...

Roger. I ask because my car is going haywire. I am going to buy a compatible replacement tomorrow from an auto shop. The car sounds like it starts a bit weak, the wipers are weak, the idrive keeps...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By Vlad Dracul
What battery did you use? I am on Tischer...

What battery did you use?

I am on Tischer looking for one of those AGM batteries, but it only shows me results for late model 6's - are those compatible with my 05? I am pretty much out of time...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By Vlad Dracul
Yorgi I am thinking my battery is going out as...

Yorgi I am thinking my battery is going out as well since idrive has shown me the red battery warning light and my windshield wipers are wiping weakly. I was reading a post about which battery to...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-24-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,366
Posted By Vlad Dracul
The part number match up? Sent from...

The part number match up?

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
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