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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By rebel.ranter
The coding that was carried out on your car so...

The coding that was carried out on your car so far is very basic coding. There are a myriad of options that you can change using NCS Expert. You can set any specific light type to be the DRL, you can...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By rebel.ranter
That's surprising that you think there is stuff...

That's surprising that you think there is stuff missing from TIS, have you got a copy of TOS & you are using the repair instructions section? This is what the dealers use themselves so everything...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By rebel.ranter
It's around a good while, good ole Rooskies! ...

It's around a good while, good ole Rooskies!

Here's another version of it, also around a while:

http://workshop-manuals.com/bmw/
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By rebel.ranter
I posted this in another thread but also relevant...

I posted this in another thread but also relevant here, very useful guide here:

BMW TIS...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By rebel.ranter
Just make sure it is a 17' wheel & not a 16'...

Just make sure it is a 17' wheel & not a 16' wheel.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By rebel.ranter
Alternatively have a look on EBay & search for...

Alternatively have a look on EBay & search for BMW TIS to get a proper copy of it, it is probably available on download sites somewhere too but i don't know where.

On EBay it is usually teamed up...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By rebel.ranter
Hi, the TIS manual is where it is at: Click...

Hi, the TIS manual is where it is at:

Click on repair manual here:

BMW TIS...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 77,718
Posted By rebel.ranter
The password is: bmwcoding.com

The password is:

bmwcoding.com
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
If you've tried all three steps then it looks...

If you've tried all three steps then it looks like it is the 4th one, the CID is afaulty. The good news is that these are cheap & plentiful. Many for sale on EBay as usual.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
1. I would check connection at CID (screen) end...

1. I would check connection at CID (screen) end first.
2. Next check connection at the back of your own CCC.
3. Then try your replacement CCC. If this works then organise getting it coded to the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By rebel.ranter
Yep, attahced is an official guide on how to...

Yep, attahced is an official guide on how to replace the bulb (12V 5W bulb by the way).
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
The one taken on the carpeted stariwell in my...

The one taken on the carpeted stariwell in my post above. There is a second smaller unit on top of the CCC, it is called a MASK unit, which is a base model iDrive unit that European cars got & also...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
My car didn't have a CCC or Sat Nav from the...

My car didn't have a CCC or Sat Nav from the factory so I retrofitted it. The unit on top of the CCC in my second picture above is the M-ASK (or MASK) unit.

When I was doing the retrofit I footed...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By rebel.ranter
Not at all! Just something to know, in case it's...

Not at all! Just something to know, in case it's more than one bulb blown. They are a large "bayonet" type bulbs, they are orange in colour.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By rebel.ranter
There's more than one bulb in the front turn...

There's more than one bulb in the front turn signal too just to be aware.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
Yes, that is the CCC here is a photo of it: ...

Yes, that is the CCC here is a photo of it:

http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w160/rebelranter/BMW%20e63/Sat_Nav_Retrofit/null_zpsd07f3ad0.jpg...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 448
Posted By rebel.ranter
If iDrive is working normally & it is purely that...

If iDrive is working normally & it is purely that the display is offset I would suspect that it is the LVDS cable between the CCC & the CID. ie the cable that goes between the radio & the screen...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By rebel.ranter
For this kind of thing it would be best to invest...

For this kind of thing it would be best to invest in a VLink WiFi dongle & BMWhat app, it's easy to set up & use for reading & clearing faults.
You can even use the VLink unit on other car makes...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By rebel.ranter
They are CR17335 x 2 (3V) batteries, here's a few...

They are CR17335 x 2 (3V) batteries, here's a few threads on them:

http://www.bimmerforums.co.uk/forum/f15/e61-alarm-siren-battery-replacement-error-code-write-up-repair-t209921/
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By rebel.ranter
The siren for this is located inside the rear...

The siren for this is located inside the rear bumper. The unit may have failed, it might be worth checking to see if there is an issue with this unit. It also contains batteries, these may be the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 617
Posted By rebel.ranter
The three thigns that stand out for me are: ...

The three thigns that stand out for me are:

Alternator price
I think this Indy is charging you over double what the alternator should cost, he is looking for $670, Pelican parts do it for $308...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By rebel.ranter
Your oil leave sensor is probably gone, part #6...

Your oil leave sensor is probably gone, part #6 in the link below:

http://bmwfans.info/parts-catalog/E63/USA/645Ci-N62/mar2005/browse/engine/oil_pan_bottom_part_oil_level_indicator/
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 446
Posted By rebel.ranter
I don't know if expert is the correct title!...

I don't know if expert is the correct title! :rofl:

Here is a link to an interface that is available in the UK for the CCC:

http://www.xcarlink.co.uk/product.php?productid=57&cat=16&page=1
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By rebel.ranter
The second error looks like it is related to the...

The second error looks like it is related to the version of the Daten Files you are using in your Set Up. What version of Daten files are you using?
If they are too old they will not communicate...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By rebel.ranter
That oil level indicator is a disaster if you go...

That oil level indicator is a disaster if you go above the recommended level. I did an oil,change for a friend with a 520d (4 cylinder 2 litre Diesel engined e60 5 Series) that also has the...
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