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Forum: 6 Series Today, 01:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By tampamark
That is brutal, I have heard the new F generation...

That is brutal, I have heard the new F generation cars will take water into the engine way to easy since the air intakes are at the bottom. At least our intakes are up in the grills, not at the...
Forum: 6 Series 08-20-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By tampamark
The distance these remotes work has always been...

The distance these remotes work has always been an issue. I have to be close to the cat for mine to work, probably 10 feet our less. Never measured it, I just know it is a lot closer than my...
Forum: 6 Series 08-19-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 331
Posted By tampamark
Yikes, you have to overpay for oil and for liquor...

Yikes, you have to overpay for oil and for liquor :bawling::mad:

We have a buddy from Toronto, every time his friends come down to Tampa they and up buying everyone drinks because they are so...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-17-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 825
Posted By tampamark
Very nice, that was easy. My Service Adviser...

Very nice, that was easy. My Service Adviser told me after the fact that those clamps can be removed with pliers, good to see that they are not that difficult to remove even with a screwdriver.
Forum: 6 Series 08-14-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By tampamark
That isn't a facelift you are seeing, it is a...

That isn't a facelift you are seeing, it is a complete redesign. Engine, body, electronics, suspension, transmission. Everything is different.
Forum: 6 Series 08-10-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By tampamark
It has been tried, but the stock setup does not...

It has been tried, but the stock setup does not allow you to flatten out the rear tires. Mulchman bought and installed an adjustable camber kit from Bavauto.com and said it made no difference in...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-08-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By tampamark
How dealers handle situations can vary, that is...

How dealers handle situations can vary, that is the way of franchises. So who knows, maybe his dealer is a hard-ass about such things.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-08-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By tampamark
Maybe weight is a factor. here is a consolidated...

Maybe weight is a factor. here is a consolidated thread that is a sticky in the F10/F11 5 series forum:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=518954

An interesting read, the debate...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-07-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By tampamark
I sympathize with your situation, I do...that...

I sympathize with your situation, I do...that really sucks. Having owned a Porsche previous to my 6 and dealing with how low profile tires took a beating I knew the best move would be to buy wheel...
Forum: 6 Series 08-07-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By tampamark
LOL! Saw this after I posted mine, very true ...

LOL! Saw this after I posted mine, very true :rofl:
Forum: 6 Series 08-07-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By tampamark
That is the kick-down accelerator, in the manual...

That is the kick-down accelerator, in the manual it specifically calls it that. I quote "for rapid acceleration e.g. passing, press the accelerator pedal as far down as it will go. You achieve...
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By tampamark
Some duct tape and zip ties and you will be fine!...

Some duct tape and zip ties and you will be fine!

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Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By tampamark
Lol, I wish I had a couple of extra the way I...

Lol, I wish I had a couple of extra the way I blow through them! Thankfully I have tire and rim hazard coverage. Tampamark don't care about no wheel issues...

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Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By tampamark
I have had 10 new tires and 8 rim replacements in...

I have had 10 new tires and 8 rim replacements in 5 years... currently have 9th rim being replaced tomorrow. On all those still have original tpms

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Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By tampamark
Could be a placebo effect, or maybe it is real. ...

Could be a placebo effect, or maybe it is real. Empirical data gathered by this guy says your butt test is accurate.

http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=390866




Sent from...
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By tampamark
I am sure they are fine. If their marketing...

I am sure they are fine. If their marketing material says it is as strong as forged rims I'm sure it is. Write it and it is so!

Does your car feel faster? A guy on the m5 board said his lighter...
Forum: 6 Series 08-06-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By tampamark
Those do look great! When I first looked them up...

Those do look great! When I first looked them up I couldn't believe my eyes, forged rims for $1200. Then I read more into it and it says Rotary Forged which is a cast process that creates rims that...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-05-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By tampamark
+1...every time there is something on a car that...

+1...every time there is something on a car that folks are unhappy with the words class action and lawyer comes out.

Listen, runflat issues are nothing new. The 6 has had them since 2004. I...
Forum: 6 Series 08-05-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By tampamark
Even if you were able to stream through the phone...

Even if you were able to stream through the phone BT connection it wouldn't be in stereo? I don't think the phone functions uses all the speakers...
Forum: 6 Series 08-05-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By tampamark
It doesn't matter, these instructions are for...

It doesn't matter, these instructions are for coding a new key, fob or diamond. The issue as you know is that there is a transponder in the key, until you get it in the list on the cars computer it...
Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By tampamark
Here you go... ...

Here you go...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=645027
Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 546
Posted By tampamark
Yikes, that is scary. But I have never seen...

Yikes, that is scary. But I have never seen anyone else have this issue in 4+ years on this board.
Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By tampamark
Definitely not the same one, mine does not use a...

Definitely not the same one, mine does not use a battery. Only constant power. Mine is a permanent fixture that is hardwired.

Since I have a 2006 I don't have Aux In, I could easily add it but...
Forum: 6 Series 08-04-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By tampamark
Changing angel eyes do not require the bumper to...

Changing angel eyes do not require the bumper to be removed, the best tool in the bag is small hands.
Forum: 6 Series 08-03-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By tampamark
You could do what I did in my company car, just...

You could do what I did in my company car, just add a Bluetooth A2DP receiver. Since you have the Aux In already, just plug a BT receiver into that port. Then you will have streaming music to the...
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