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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,967
Posted By tampamark
Ha, that is too funny. I also had a '91 Maxima,...

Ha, that is too funny. I also had a '91 Maxima, then a '93. Both were great cars, I only sold my '93 when I took my job with a company car. That '91 was a blast to drive, 4dsc (4 door sports car...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 240
Posted By tampamark
Ha, there are so many parts you might well just...

Ha, there are so many parts you might well just list all of them. I don't have the time or energy to compile that list!

BMW builds cars for the first owner, that is what I am convinced of, the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 10:35 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,967
Posted By tampamark
All these facts are solid. Yes, GM has had more...

All these facts are solid. Yes, GM has had more issues, no denying that, and I am not in any way saying GM is not guilty of coverups or massive breakdowns in their system. What about the fact that...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-27-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,967
Posted By tampamark
You are letting Toyota off light, but hey that is...

You are letting Toyota off light, but hey that is your choice. They did recall 2.3 million cars that experienced "sticky" pedals due to worn parts in the accelerator. They also knew about that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,241
Posted By tampamark
It shows on realoem, so you have the tilt alarm. ...

It shows on realoem, so you have the tilt alarm. Whether it is 4 screw I don't know.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=EK93-USA-12-2006-E64-BMW-M6&diagId=65_1388
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-27-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,967
Posted By tampamark
Time to dump that Toyota also, that brand killed...

Time to dump that Toyota also, that brand killed 89 people with their sudden acceleration issue. They continued to use the defective part after knowing the consequences. They didn't recall the cars...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By tampamark
Most have had that salmon colored relay under the...

Most have had that salmon colored relay under the passenger filter in the ECU box. But there was one person who had it in the trunk. So if you are having problems with that relay it may be process...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By tampamark
You will need to search around a bit, could be...

You will need to search around a bit, could be the bottom hose, can you put the car on stands and remove the bottom shroud. Poke around a bit from that angle and see what is going on?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By tampamark
Hey Sicko Boy, :rofl:, I show that there are two...

Hey Sicko Boy, :rofl:, I show that there are two different part numbers for left right by browsing Realoem. Take a look at the diagram in the link, scroll down to parts #08. Try getbmwparts.com for...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 392
Posted By tampamark
Very good advice, I had this exact same issue. ...

Very good advice, I had this exact same issue. Freaked me out, I thought I had a water problem in my headlight controller when the light went out. Then I went over a bump, turned back on, proceeded...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By tampamark
Here you go: ...

Here you go:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=489274&highlight=bumper
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By tampamark
OK, so radiator. You have already changed the...

OK, so radiator. You have already changed the expansion tank so will rule that out for now.

Do you see any leaks from the hose that runs along the top of the radiator? It is a hose that turns...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By tampamark
A puddle of what fluid? Oil, transmission fluid,...

A puddle of what fluid? Oil, transmission fluid, washer fluid, or power steering fluid?

Regardless, any of the above leaking is no surprise.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-20-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,152
Posted By tampamark
Very nicely said! But isn't all that ROI...

Very nicely said!

But isn't all that ROI differential based on paying for the car upfront? When I bought my 6 it was 3 years old, I was ready to buy it outright if that was the best deal. But...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-19-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,152
Posted By tampamark
Good point, but if you own the car you have...

Good point, but if you own the car you have equity, albeit in constant depreciation, so what it would be in 6 years is still to be seen. Probably around $30,000. So overall cost, not including...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-19-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,152
Posted By tampamark
I agree, $5k a year is very high. You might end...

I agree, $5k a year is very high. You might end up $5k in A year, but not EVERY year. The previous generation 6 was in the same boat, the vert retailed for $90k and has plenty of design flaws that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By tampamark
Go cordless, that would be easiest. Get...

Go cordless, that would be easiest.

Get yourself a Kinivio bluetooth reciever, stuff that and the cord somewhere behind the dash. You could easily run the Kinivio power cord out and plug it...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By tampamark
Has ANYONE Been Able To Get Their Top To Go Down Via The Key Fob

When I first coded mine I was told to change the CVM module initially, this did not work.

CVM, ohne_komfort_schl_fbd and ohne_komfort_oeff_fbd to nicht_aktiv

Then I was told to change the CAS...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By tampamark
I believe you have the newer model with...

I believe you have the newer model with electronic parking brake? Plus you posted this identical thread in the F12 forum an hour later, they should be able to advise you better.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 434
Posted By tampamark
Since you are in uk it is probably on opposite...

Since you are in uk it is probably on opposite side as yorgi's picture.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-11-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By tampamark
Hey man, here is the DIY from that subforum, I...

Hey man, here is the DIY from that subforum, I don't know what the charge is from Autozone, but I have found Autohausaz.com to be the cheapest. They have the OEM style filters and some charcoal...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By tampamark
Yes, that is what I do also, for longer road...

Yes, that is what I do also, for longer road trips we load up a couple of CD's with MP3's. I have also done the same with a DVD, depends on if I need to use the NAV or not.

I would think the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By tampamark
Here is a thread that details the procedure. ...

Here is a thread that details the procedure. Don't forget that it has to be coded afterwards to activate, do you have NSC expert? Dealer can do it but will charge probably an hour or more. Takes 5...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By tampamark
Here you go, this is the OEM Aux kit. It runs...

Here you go, this is the OEM Aux kit. It runs $75, see the attached PDF. 65 12 0 153 502

The OEM kit has a plug with the Aux input attached, but you pull out the pins from the plastic Molex...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 528
Posted By tampamark
You know, that is only up to you and how willing...

You know, that is only up to you and how willing you are to compromise sound quality for convenience and expense. The FM transmitter is going to be your lowest quality sound option, but the cheapest...
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