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Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-16-2012, 10:07 AM
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Views: 824
Posted By bWilKINS
For Sale 18" Alpina Softline - $1200 w/tires

So I am selling my 750 and I think putting it back to stock is my best bet to get it out of here and get some value back out of it so the Alpina wheels that are on it right now are up for sale. They...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-14-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,787
Posted By bWilKINS
I just bought the last new pre-facelift...

I just bought the last new pre-facelift bumper/spoiler set in North America (apparently) from KSK Distributing. It's in my basement right now. Maybe you can get them to bring you one from Europe if...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-29-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By bWilKINS
Haven't driven one yer but love the styling,...

Haven't driven one yer but love the styling, interior etc. I wouldn't buy one for myself but have been considering getting rid of ome of my cars and getting one for the GF. We'll see in a couple...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,371
Posted By bWilKINS
Had a 20x9.5 and 20x11 set up of those wheels on...

Had a 20x9.5 and 20x11 set up of those wheels on my LS430 before I switched to my Lorinsers. They are actually a nice wheel and a somewhat OG Japanese brand since the Maya name has been gone for a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,508
Posted By bWilKINS
Interested to know how you felt about it as well....

Interested to know how you felt about it as well. I might be placing a bid....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By bWilKINS
Ok so I was thinking ProSolve w/carpet stain...

Ok so I was thinking ProSolve w/carpet stain remover. This is what I always use on interior carpeting and I know it works really well. Sound like a good idea? And yes I would NEVER use anything with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By bWilKINS
Cleaning Trunk Panels

Hey,

The trunk panels in my E66 (both floor and side pieces) are a little grimey from the previous owner and his mechanic doing some work on the fuse panel and opening/closing the access doors...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-29-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,559
Posted By bWilKINS
I just don't understand how h&r could sell you...

I just don't understand how h&r could sell you only two front lowering springs and nothing for the rear. That makes no sense at all. If someone could confirm before I order that would be great.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-29-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,559
Posted By bWilKINS
Does that not come with the H&R kit? It should...

Does that not come with the H&R kit? It should have two springs for the front and two links for the rear.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By bWilKINS
^^^^^^You, sir, have incredible timing. Got back...

^^^^^^You, sir, have incredible timing. Got back from the garage this morning but havent had a chance to post up yet but thats what the Indy diagnosed it as well, its getting replaced next week....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By bWilKINS
I'm sure it will be, the car drives perfect and...

I'm sure it will be, the car drives perfect and there is no CEL, power loss etc. I'll update shortly.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By bWilKINS
Thats what I was thinking as well. No problem,...

Thats what I was thinking as well. No problem, we'll see what the indy says tomorrow and I'll post up any info I get for future reference!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By bWilKINS
Anyone?

Anyone?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-21-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By bWilKINS
Top End Rattle

So my 04 has developed a rattle/tick in the passenger side head as of the last week or so. It is only at idle (500-600 rpm) then diappears completely at any other RPM. I listened to it with a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-21-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,687
Posted By bWilKINS
^^^^Thats what I figured and hence why they are a...

^^^^Thats what I figured and hence why they are a slightly lower cost than the regular kits. Well thats nice that I don't have to mess around with rear suspension just switch sensors.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-21-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,687
Posted By bWilKINS
Has anyone done a write up on installation? My...

Has anyone done a write up on installation? My car has self-leveling so I assuming there is just a new sensor included for the rear to trick the bags into thinking there is a lower normal ride...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,468
Posted By bWilKINS
Anyone know where I could get some B6 wheels?...

Anyone know where I could get some B6 wheels? Does someone make reps or am I limited to trying to find an original set somewhere?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,002
Posted By bWilKINS
I was thinking of doing the bottom half of a...

I was thinking of doing the bottom half of a facelift Alpina bumper but I would love to get just a Euro spec 02-05 lip for the factory bumper. No one makes a knock-off or anything? Would the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,468
Posted By bWilKINS
Are those not 760 wheels with Alpina caps? Also,...

Are those not 760 wheels with Alpina caps? Also, where are the original pics from? I'd love to know some more details on the car....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,196
Posted By bWilKINS
Sweet thread, I will be ordering a bunch of stuff...

Sweet thread, I will be ordering a bunch of stuff (including the DRLs) this weekend. Where would I go about getting the resistors for the DRLs?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-09-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,295
Posted By bWilKINS
You could move to an S600 from a generation back...

You could move to an S600 from a generation back if you wanted room, luxury and power. The older S600s also had a Bi-Turbo V12 at about 490 HP. I would take that car over a newer E63 any day and you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-07-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,002
Posted By bWilKINS
So does anyone have a source for these lips?

So does anyone have a source for these lips?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,959
Posted By bWilKINS
If putting your hand reduces static noise (I'm...

If putting your hand reduces static noise (I'm assuming because you are reducing interference), why don't you try wrapping the unit in something dense (like foam) and seeing if that helps?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By bWilKINS
What is a 'ccc'?

What is a 'ccc'?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By bWilKINS
Not to thread jack but since i have been having...

Not to thread jack but since i have been having the same issue I thought I would chime in......Mine has this issue on changer, ASK, FM and AM and my Nav will not load any more (just noticed this). it...
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