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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,175
Posted By hipertec
where is the thermostat located on the 645ci? ...

where is the thermostat located on the 645ci?
is the part number on getbmwparts.com #11537586885
it shows at $53.46 - Am I looking at the right part?
PS- already changed the expansion tank-...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,175
Posted By hipertec
sorry to bring up an old thread but i just got a...

sorry to bring up an old thread but i just got a P0128 error. I will be replacing the Thermostat as a first try.
the TIS is no longer there for the repair. Does anyone have one they can email me or...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-24-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 815
Posted By hipertec
This sounds like a big job. Does anyone have a...

This sounds like a big job. Does anyone have a list of all gaskets/seals or parts that should be replaced with a job like this?
Sometimes its better to change other things since the mechanic is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-23-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By hipertec
Sylvania from Amazon were the exact ones from the...

Sylvania from Amazon were the exact ones from the original bulbs off my car. Amazon sells it for 3 times cheaper than the dealer. They were the exact bulb.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 10-23-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 815
Posted By hipertec
I just started leaking oil too... To a point...

I just started leaking oil too... To a point where I have to top off the engine oil every 7k miles. I have 100k on the car. Haven't taken to my mechanic yet.
Isn't all 645 built in Germany and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By hipertec
Ok. Took the chance and order the Sylvania D2S...

Ok. Took the chance and order the Sylvania D2S bulbs from Amazon. Paid extra 3.99 for next day. Installed tonight and it was the EXACT factory bulb. Same part number and all on the OEM bulb. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By hipertec
Thank you. Checked Amazon and a lot of brands...

Thank you. Checked Amazon and a lot of brands and different prices.
Any anyone recommend the OEM brand? I want to match the stock since the other side is still OK.

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By hipertec
Thanks. Any recommendations on where to purchase...

Thanks. Any recommendations on where to purchase instead of stealer ship?

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By hipertec
OEM HID Headlight reddish

My Headlight on one side is reddish and not as bright. Does this mean the light bulb is going out?
If that's the case, recommendation for a place to purchase and how to install?
Thanks for the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-08-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By hipertec
Gas pump clicking off while pumping

Hi. I've noticed that when I'm at the gas station and use the auto on from the pump about 1/2 thru the pump will shut off. I have to do this a number of times to get it to full.
Try multiple...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-05-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,968
Posted By hipertec
My son and I will tackle this tonight. Have all...

My son and I will tackle this tonight. Have all the tools and hopefully it will not be too complicated.
I did buy NGK Platinum Laser (4 Prong) since its what was recommended as a OEM replacement....
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-04-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,968
Posted By hipertec
Oh wow. You are right. The date of video came...

Oh wow. You are right. The date of video came later than your diy. I think they followed you. Much appreciate your write up. Great job!
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-03-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,968
Posted By hipertec
Thanks guys. Not sure if anyone saw this but it...

Thanks guys. Not sure if anyone saw this but it sort of follows the OPs instructions:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOZwVANRla4

by looking at this video is the reason why I think I can tackle...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-02-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By hipertec
What's a typical charge for a valve cover gasket...

What's a typical charge for a valve cover gasket change from a indy?
Anything else that should be done doing that time?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-02-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,968
Posted By hipertec
Im debating if I should tackle this job- I got...

Im debating if I should tackle this job- I got the NGK plugs thru Advanced Auto Parts (great price-just use their coupons) and Im pretty mechanically knowledgeable.

I have a shop that will do the...
Forum: California 06-01-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By hipertec
Tagging along. I'm in Rancho Cucamonga so I'm...

Tagging along. I'm in Rancho Cucamonga so I'm interested in a meet too.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 06-01-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,105
Posted By hipertec
Micro filter? Isn't that for the AC? How many...

Micro filter? Isn't that for the AC?
How many miles does the car have? Maybe new spark plugs?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 05-25-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,916
Posted By hipertec
I just got my sunroof fixed. I took it to a shop...

I just got my sunroof fixed. I took it to a shop to get this done. It was ALOT of work and something I did not want to tackle. They had to remove the headliner and the actual sunroof to get to it. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-04-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By hipertec
Thanks guys. I went ahead and got it at Advance...

Thanks guys. I went ahead and got it at Advance Auto Parts. They have $40 off $100 coupon. Got the plugs and cabin filter. Plugs came out to $5.89pc. The dealer is a rip off.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-03-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By hipertec
Is the NGK # BKR6EQUP the best for a 2005 645ci?...

Is the NGK # BKR6EQUP the best for a 2005 645ci? I've heard the Bosche may be a good option too.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-03-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,948
Posted By hipertec
I'm new to leasing... How can you get into a M6...

I'm new to leasing... How can you get into a M6 for cheaper than you 650 lease? Thanks in advance for the info... Looking to get into a 2014 650i.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-03-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By hipertec
Best place to buy OEM NGK Spark Plugs

I have a 2005 645ci - does anyone know the NGK original part number?
Recommendation online where to purchase OEM NGK Spark Plugs? Dealer wants $24+ each!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-03-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 875
Posted By hipertec
Just completed the Reveal Windshield trim - took...

Just completed the Reveal Windshield trim - took 30 mins from start to finish. Only tool needed was my trusty metal paint can Top opener that you get for free from Home Depot and a flat head. ...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-24-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,916
Posted By hipertec
Tampa645 do you have the instructions on how to...

Tampa645 do you have the instructions on how to get to the parts? Mine broke too and I would like to try your route then the dealer option. Please post any additional info you can. Much...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-21-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,569
Posted By hipertec
This just happened to me. My sunroof works, ...

This just happened to me. My sunroof works, tilts, and move back and forth but the back half is stuck inside and will not move forward. So when closed it's only the front half.
Did anyone find...
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