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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 522
Posted By TxTaz
Two months away. I thought there would be more...

Two months away.
I thought there would be more interest.

OK guys, who wants to go race their cars through the mountains? Umm, I mean drive safely around those sharp corners...ALL 318 OF THEM!!!!...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,637
Posted By TxTaz
164 (by GPS) on 131 as well. Awesome road. ...

164 (by GPS) on 131 as well. Awesome road.

jbpowell, We should get together and drive Raceway in Austin. I plan on renting the track for 4 hours sometime in March. Not sure when, the significant...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,075
Posted By TxTaz
Yep. Awesome tires. Taz

Yep. Awesome tires.
Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By TxTaz
I put Stop Tech road and track on Stop Tech...

I put Stop Tech road and track on Stop Tech drilled and slotted on all four corners.
If you want to stop fast, you're going to kick up some dust. It's still WAY better than OEM.
If you are driving...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 522
Posted By TxTaz
Let's meet up on April 19 around noon at Fontana...

Let's meet up on April 19 around noon at Fontana Village. We can hang around and talk for hours again or go for a drive. :thumbup:

Here's a little preview.

http://youtu.be/kcHxzNzxhGY

I did...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 522
Posted By TxTaz
Talking Tail of the Dragon run

I think we should make this an annual event...:thumbup::thumbup::rofl::rofl:

Who's in?

Dates I propose to meetup are :
1. April 19
2. April 26
3. May 3 <--Last choice here, too many bikes...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Mark. I did read about the 3.91 swap....

Thanks Mark.

I did read about the 3.91 swap. Nice deal.
I called about the one and it was actually the "starting" price. BavAuto is re-selling them for other company out of Missouri. Final cost...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By TxTaz
E63 LSD Diff...

So I've been looking for awhile and it turns out that Bavauto...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 596
Posted By TxTaz
Reb, I don't think too many have had the CCC out...

Reb, I don't think too many have had the CCC out of the car. I really need to start taking more pictures. LOL

I think I read the unit is addressed based on the MOST bus and the address needs to be...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
Awesome. Thank you. :) I am using two stage....

Awesome. Thank you. :)

I am using two stage. I'm going to try a test section today on the hood. It may take a few days to get it right.

I'll post pictures when I done.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
For colored painted parts: wet sanding to 600 on...

For colored painted parts: wet sanding to 600 on primer. Not sure yet on extra base coats or clear coat.
The fog lamps and headlights came out very nice sanding at 2000 between clear coats. I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By TxTaz
Herb will be along shortly...:thumbup: I...

Herb will be along shortly...:thumbup:

I haven't done it, he has as well as many others.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
My car is black sapphire metallic and it is...

My car is black sapphire metallic and it is definitely not water based. :rofl:

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
Yes, the headlamps and fog lamps are clear coated...

Yes, the headlamps and fog lamps are clear coated with lacquer. For this small of an application, a rattle can works fine.

DO NOT USE adhesion promoter on clear lenses. It is cloudy.

I think...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Herb, Yea, the bumper and hood were...

Thanks Herb,

Yea, the bumper and hood were prepped at 320 grit.

The fog lamps were done to 600. They look decent. Working on second sanding to 3000, and cleared again. I had some left over...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By TxTaz
I filled mine by warming it up on the stands with...

I filled mine by warming it up on the stands with some revs and the brake on. Alternate between forward and reverse.
Leave in forward and put parking brake on. Pump the rest in. Total PITA!
I got...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks for the info. Herb, I was thinking the...

Thanks for the info.
Herb, I was thinking the 600 was too rough. I'll know in the morning after sanding, compounding and polish. If I can see sanding marks, I'm sanding to 2000 and then using a...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By TxTaz
Question for painters

I am re-doing the front of my car, hood, bumper and lights.

I did a test run on the fog lights and they came out good after the first set of coats. I sanded down past the base coat, and re-cleared...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Mark. I was debating about pulling...

Thanks Mark.

I was debating about pulling the bumper to clean it up as well. Lots of rock chips as usual.
Pulling the bumoer it is. :thumbup:

Have you started planning to take April off???:D...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By TxTaz
Thanks Herb. I have compounds and buffers, I...

Thanks Herb.
I have compounds and buffers, I need to sand below the clear coat to get all the pits out. Then I'll polish it back and re-spray clear to look brand new. :)
Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By TxTaz
Anyone pulled the headlight assembly?

I'm a bit of a road warrior and to be nice and pretty for the next Tail of the Dragon run, I am fixing up the front rock chips from past runs.

The headlights are acrylic and have a clear coat...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 709
Posted By TxTaz
To me, it looks like your bumper had been cut....

To me, it looks like your bumper had been cut. The stock dimensions for the opening is 6.25" and the pipe is 4.25".
The quad tips in your link are 7.35".
Did someone cut yours without you knowing?...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By TxTaz
Might need to pull the amp and dry it. Fill a...

Might need to pull the amp and dry it.
Fill a box with rice and submerge it. I'd tear it apart first, buts that's me.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By TxTaz
It was a hard call for me, but I chose not to go...

It was a hard call for me, but I chose not to go with a engine out service car and stayed with BMW.
Lots of low mile Ferraris on the market at great prices too.

Taz
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By TxTaz
TOD - Tail of Dragon? What?

All,

I think we should do the Dragon again in the spring around April.

I'll hire the hit men to kidnap GRosen. :rofl::D

And I just know some of the Florida boys will make it this year.
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