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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By mattymetzger
you California people are spoiled, you have all...

you California people are spoiled, you have all the events, many of the after market suppliers and the nice weather to go topless most of the year.:cry:
I will make it only halfway to Denver next...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-11-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By mattymetzger
:thumbup::thumbup:that's how it's done:thumbup:

:thumbup::thumbup:that's how it's done:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 789
Posted By mattymetzger
:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:

:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 655
Posted By mattymetzger
Check your rear shocks, here is what happened to...

Check your rear shocks, here is what happened to me.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=700790
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By mattymetzger
Had the same happen to me last year (same...

Had the same happen to me last year (same location on tank too)
Order a new one and change it, it's not a big deal to replace yourself. Also get some genuine BMW coolant and mix it 50/50 with...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,123
Posted By mattymetzger
I disconnected the module under the rear view...

I disconnected the module under the rear view mirror cover, this way the car thinks it is dark and the lights (including the rings) are on all the time. Even with a upgrade of the angel eyes, those...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,318
Posted By mattymetzger
Thanks Herb for the link, i will keep it for the...

Thanks Herb for the link, i will keep it for the future.
I have found an independent shop nearby who works with ZF transmissions and has a good reputation. From what I have heard, his prices are...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By mattymetzger
B6 Alpina Grand Coupe

Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Gran Coupé Facelift in Genf 2015
http://youtu.be/QZrV-Ow6jUk
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Posted By mattymetzger
wheel alignment

I have been reading about alignments on this forum but haven't really gotten any clear answers.
Can any alignment shop do the alignment or do I have to get it done by a BMW dealer.
I was reading...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 790
Posted By mattymetzger
my cup holder was also missing when I got the...

my cup holder was also missing when I got the car. I was also quoted over $800 from one dealer and just below $800 by another dealer. I also checked for prices in Germany but not any cheaper.
After...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 486
Posted By mattymetzger
I have been told that Glysantin is the only...

I have been told that Glysantin is the only coolant you should use in European cars
http://www.basf.ca/group/corporate/ca/en/brand/GLYSANTIN
the coolant from the BMW dealer will have Glysantin in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By mattymetzger
Good to hear the problem is solved. Always good...

Good to hear the problem is solved. Always good if it turns out to be just a minor problem.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 749
Posted By mattymetzger
Have a look at this threat, there is an excellent...

Have a look at this threat, there is an excellent DIY for the coolant pipe.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=525719
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By mattymetzger
this video shows you how to change the...

this video shows you how to change the transmission fluid.
to get at the sleeve, you have to take the pan off.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRrgmfM8VlQ&list=PLwSAnaRYf2xJGPPRrtcW1kiWkYZh-sVFy
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,181
Posted By mattymetzger
I got the illuminated shifter, had it for 2 years...

I got the illuminated shifter, had it for 2 years now. The green light is a bit too bright but I gotten used to it now.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,181
Posted By mattymetzger
That's the one I installed.

That's the one I installed.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By mattymetzger
the trunk just unlocks and the lid does not raise.

the trunk just unlocks and the lid does not raise.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By mattymetzger
check this out! I build aluminum ramps that make...

check this out! I build aluminum ramps that make it really easy to drive on and off. If I need the tires off the ground, the ramps can be moved out of the garage. This is how I store the 6 for the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By mattymetzger
buy a 2 post lift and you can walk under the car....

buy a 2 post lift and you can walk under the car. I bought my lift for $1600 CAN (brand new). From what I have seen, those quick jacks are not much cheaper then a real hoist.
I wouldn't use any...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 673
Posted By mattymetzger
:thumbup:I think i will ever sell my 6 BUT...

:thumbup:I think i will ever sell my 6

BUT that M4 looks really good!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By mattymetzger
Hi Ken Welcome to Bimmerfest, on this forum...

Hi Ken
Welcome to Bimmerfest,
on this forum there are all the owners of the 2004 to 2012 model year cars.
there is a separate forum for the E24, follow this link: ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 935
Posted By mattymetzger
I was thinking about that too. Have one under the...

I was thinking about that too. Have one under the front and rear bumper and have them wired to a seperate switch so you can turn them on when the car is parked

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,318
Posted By mattymetzger
The guy in California is supposed to be very good...

The guy in California is supposed to be very good but he does not sell outside the USA. I talked to him a while ago about a transmission oil and filter change kit and he wouldn't sell to Canada.:cry:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 935
Posted By mattymetzger
if you get them, don't be as nosy as I was and...

if you get them, don't be as nosy as I was and take them apart. They have several lenses inside and they have to be in an exact order and orientation or your image will be out of focus.
Took me...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 444
Posted By mattymetzger
Go to Yorgi's DIY ...

Go to Yorgi's DIY
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=523439
or download the pdf (part2) at
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=273493&d=1302162262
on page...
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