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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By TxTaz
Let's meet up on April 19 around noon at Fontana...

Let's meet up on April 19 around noon at Fontana Village. We can hang around and talk for hours again or go for a drive. :thumbup:

Here's a little preview.

http://youtu.be/kcHxzNzxhGY

I did...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By TxTaz
Talking Tail of the Dragon run

I think we should make this an annual event...:thumbup::thumbup::rofl::rofl:

Who's in?

Dates I propose to meetup are :
1. April 19
2. April 26
3. May 3 <--Last choice here, too many bikes...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Mark. I did read about the 3.91 swap....

Thanks Mark.

I did read about the 3.91 swap. Nice deal.
I called about the one and it was actually the "starting" price. BavAuto is re-selling them for other company out of Missouri. Final cost...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By TxTaz
E63 LSD Diff...

So I've been looking for awhile and it turns out that Bavauto...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By TxTaz
Reb, I don't think too many have had the CCC out...

Reb, I don't think too many have had the CCC out of the car. I really need to start taking more pictures. LOL

I think I read the unit is addressed based on the MOST bus and the address needs to be...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
Awesome. Thank you. :) I am using two stage....

Awesome. Thank you. :)

I am using two stage. I'm going to try a test section today on the hood. It may take a few days to get it right.

I'll post pictures when I done.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
For colored painted parts: wet sanding to 600 on...

For colored painted parts: wet sanding to 600 on primer. Not sure yet on extra base coats or clear coat.
The fog lamps and headlights came out very nice sanding at 2000 between clear coats. I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By TxTaz
Herb will be along shortly...:thumbup: I...

Herb will be along shortly...:thumbup:

I haven't done it, he has as well as many others.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
My car is black sapphire metallic and it is...

My car is black sapphire metallic and it is definitely not water based. :rofl:

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
Yes, the headlamps and fog lamps are clear coated...

Yes, the headlamps and fog lamps are clear coated with lacquer. For this small of an application, a rattle can works fine.

DO NOT USE adhesion promoter on clear lenses. It is cloudy.

I think...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Herb, Yea, the bumper and hood were...

Thanks Herb,

Yea, the bumper and hood were prepped at 320 grit.

The fog lamps were done to 600. They look decent. Working on second sanding to 3000, and cleared again. I had some left over...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 361
Posted By TxTaz
I filled mine by warming it up on the stands with...

I filled mine by warming it up on the stands with some revs and the brake on. Alternate between forward and reverse.
Leave in forward and put parking brake on. Pump the rest in. Total PITA!
I got...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks for the info. Herb, I was thinking the...

Thanks for the info.
Herb, I was thinking the 600 was too rough. I'll know in the morning after sanding, compounding and polish. If I can see sanding marks, I'm sanding to 2000 and then using a...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By TxTaz
Question for painters

I am re-doing the front of my car, hood, bumper and lights.

I did a test run on the fog lights and they came out good after the first set of coats. I sanded down past the base coat, and re-cleared...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Mark. I was debating about pulling...

Thanks Mark.

I was debating about pulling the bumper to clean it up as well. Lots of rock chips as usual.
Pulling the bumoer it is. :thumbup:

Have you started planning to take April off???:D...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Herb. I have compounds and buffers, I...

Thanks Herb.
I have compounds and buffers, I need to sand below the clear coat to get all the pits out. Then I'll polish it back and re-spray clear to look brand new. :)
Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By TxTaz
Anyone pulled the headlight assembly?

I'm a bit of a road warrior and to be nice and pretty for the next Tail of the Dragon run, I am fixing up the front rock chips from past runs.

The headlights are acrylic and have a clear coat...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By TxTaz
To me, it looks like your bumper had been cut....

To me, it looks like your bumper had been cut. The stock dimensions for the opening is 6.25" and the pipe is 4.25".
The quad tips in your link are 7.35".
Did someone cut yours without you knowing?...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By TxTaz
Might need to pull the amp and dry it. Fill a...

Might need to pull the amp and dry it.
Fill a box with rice and submerge it. I'd tear it apart first, buts that's me.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By TxTaz
It was a hard call for me, but I chose not to go...

It was a hard call for me, but I chose not to go with a engine out service car and stayed with BMW.
Lots of low mile Ferraris on the market at great prices too.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By TxTaz
TOD - Tail of Dragon? What?

All,

I think we should do the Dragon again in the spring around April.

I'll hire the hit men to kidnap GRosen. :rofl::D

And I just know some of the Florida boys will make it this year.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By TxTaz
Ahem....yeah, umm...a track prepared M3 with -3...

Ahem....yeah, umm...a track prepared M3 with -3 degrees up front and limited slip vs. a 650? Really?

This spring bring the six. Yep, I think we should do it again.
I'll start a thread after the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,197
Posted By TxTaz
Too funny. I've been out playing with...

Too funny.

I've been out playing with boats...The last get together is Lake Powell next week so that leaves me out. It was a hard decision, Dragon or Powell. My gf in a red bikini beats a bunch of...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,945
Posted By TxTaz
Awesome work. Taz

Awesome work.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By TxTaz
Welcome. I'm down the road from you. Yep, what...

Welcome. I'm down the road from you.
Yep, what Mark said. I recommend pulling the charcoal filter in the air box, putting in ram air scoop, resonator delete, 19" Miro's with SS. You can eBay the...
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