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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2017, 11:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By 07 E63650i
Hi OP, Since you live in So Cal and if it is...

Hi OP,

Since you live in So Cal and if it is not too much to ask, could you please mention the name of the shop so I can steer clear of them?

As far as the overheating goes, I'd think that if...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,027
Posted By 07 E63650i
Hello OP. Like others have said, the...

Hello OP.

Like others have said, the availability of service records is a must to determine which mileage to buy. You can buy a car with lower mileage, but if there isn't a lot of service done or...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,959
Posted By 07 E63650i
Hope you get well soon. On the other hand,...

Hope you get well soon.

On the other hand, nice Donzi! :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 645
Posted By 07 E63650i
Hi OP, Have an independent BMW shop check...

Hi OP,

Have an independent BMW shop check the strut tower brace bars. The nuts on those bars can come loose and cause the creaking noise that you're describing when turning.

I had the same...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2016, 12:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,590
Posted By 07 E63650i
I agree with shorter oil change intervals for the...

I agree with shorter oil change intervals for the S63 engine. Just the fact that the design of the N63/S63 engines create much more heat than their N62 predecessors easily shortens the oil life.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2016, 12:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,590
Posted By 07 E63650i
Long time no see Greg. Congrats on the new M6 and...

Long time no see Greg. Congrats on the new M6 and hope that all is well.

You give us all hope that we can get our 6'ers over 150K miles. :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 12-13-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5,375
Views: 201,506
Posted By 07 E63650i
Ouch!

Ouch!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,169
Posted By 07 E63650i
So when it comes to the timing chain guides in...

So when it comes to the timing chain guides in the M62, is it the oil or the tensioner that contributes to the issue?
Forum: Off-Topic 11-29-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5,375
Views: 201,506
Posted By 07 E63650i
Haha! Just come through for the one next...

Haha!

Just come through for the one next month. It's in Walnut, CA.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 528
Posted By 07 E63650i
Check FCP Euro. They have a 30% off sale on...

Check FCP Euro.

They have a 30% off sale on everything right now.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By 07 E63650i
Long time no see Herman. How have you been?

Long time no see Herman. How have you been?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2016, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By 07 E63650i
Look up RB turbos for the N54.

Look up RB turbos for the N54.
Forum: Off-Topic 11-19-2016, 04:43 PM
Replies: 5,375
Views: 201,506
Posted By 07 E63650i
582337 Just....awesome

582337
Just....awesome
Forum: Off-Topic 11-17-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 9,168
Posted By 07 E63650i
582207

582207
Forum: Off-Topic 11-16-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 9,168
Posted By 07 E63650i
Long time no see Stylin'! How's it going?

Long time no see Stylin'! How's it going?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-13-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,008
Posted By 07 E63650i
Yes, they will fit based on the part numbers from...

Yes, they will fit based on the part numbers from RealOEM. Part number is 11377548389.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-13-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By 07 E63650i
Change the reservoir. The reservoir has a...

Change the reservoir.

The reservoir has a built-in filter that is non-serviceable. I've changed my reservoir and the fluid has been green since.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-06-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By 07 E63650i
As for the transmission, it's not uncommon for...

As for the transmission, it's not uncommon for some good indys to reset the values for the transmission to ensure good shifts.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By 07 E63650i
One can find 2013 or 2014 650/750s for near $50K...

One can find 2013 or 2014 650/750s for near $50K or less thanks to the N63.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By 07 E63650i
Even 10K mile oil changes are too long for those...

Even 10K mile oil changes are too long for those engines IMO. The operating temperatures are higher than that of the N62.

My Indy recommends 5K mile oil changes for FI engines and 7.5K for NA...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By 07 E63650i
It's too early to tell if the N63TU will be...

It's too early to tell if the N63TU will be reliable or not. There are some threads on BF where some N63TU owners did have an engine replacement.

Although the N62 isn't perfect, it's nowhere near...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-01-2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 22,331
Posted By 07 E63650i
Glad to hear that this has helped you out. ...

Glad to hear that this has helped you out.

Whenever I google search "BMW N62 problems", this thread becomes one of the first results. :thumbup:
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-29-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,546
Posted By 07 E63650i
I change the engine oil and oil filter every...

I change the engine oil and oil filter every 7,500 miles with Liqui-Moly Leichtlauf High-Tech 5W-40.

Now that I do not drive the car as much, I may change the oil every 5,000 miles.
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-29-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,546
Posted By 07 E63650i
580473

580473
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-29-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,546
Posted By 07 E63650i
My Indy said the same exact thing as that E36...

My Indy said the same exact thing as that E36 owner told you.
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