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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 296
Posted By 645/333
it is in "vehicle settings" called "pathway...

it is in "vehicle settings" called "pathway lighting"
http://www.bmwsections.com/docs/6series/ here are the manuals for the car
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 04:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
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You will not hear anything sloshing around as...

You will not hear anything sloshing around as such, but water gets in and corrodes the internals..... either way you still need to fix or replace, hope you find the answer
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 296
Posted By 645/333
This feature is standard, just go into your...

This feature is standard, just go into your Idrive setup menu and you can set the length time the lights stay on, or switch the feature off!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By 645/333
When I stripped mine down I ended up with one...

When I stripped mine down I ended up with one loose small wiring loom, for the life of me I could not remember pulling it out!! Eventually I found it was to the small lamp in the ashtray area..........
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2016, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
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Check that you have not had any water ingress...

Check that you have not had any water ingress around the amplifier?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2016, 04:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 860
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All credit to yourself, it makes all the...

All credit to yourself, it makes all the difference when a person supplies good information surrounding the issues, in your case good photo's and video!!! Not only that you told us how you dealt with...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2016, 04:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 504
Posted By 645/333
+1

+1
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 860
Posted By 645/333
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=EH73-...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=EH73-USA-08-2005-E63-BMW-645Ci&diagId=16_0559

Try this?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,914
Posted By 645/333
Whether the car is old or new, all the panels get...

Whether the car is old or new, all the panels get stressed in some shape or form, especially in those areas of bad potholes etc..... the cause of these cracks is probably many fold all contributing...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2016, 04:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 860
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Just had a look at realOEM for the fuel tank! ...

Just had a look at realOEM for the fuel tank!
Unless others know better it seems as though both pumps are built into the tank, which could imply that to change the pumps you have to change the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2016, 04:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 860
Posted By 645/333
Do a quick check on the EPC to see if the parts...

Do a quick check on the EPC to see if the parts are separate which will give you some idea of how to repair it!!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 504
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In the scheme of things I do not understand why...

In the scheme of things I do not understand why people scrimp by not changing the brake wear sensor when they replaced the pads ????? they are not that expensive!!
The other thing is not changing...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-23-2016, 03:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
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Doh!:doh: I should have said convertible! too...

Doh!:doh: I should have said convertible! too much excitement lol...........going for a colour combination that will make the car quite rare even using standard colours. I was told probably only one...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-22-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By 645/333
New order

For those who recognise my forum name will probably be aware that I sold my 645 a few years ago (N62 coolant pipe potential)
I said at the time that the 6 series was the best car I have ever owned...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2016, 04:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By 645/333
Firstly never get into the habit of relying on...

Firstly never get into the habit of relying on the oil level sensor, always use the dip stick, not hard to find and ensure your on level ground....
As for usage of oil that is variable, driving...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By 645/333
Don't be tempted to buy after market spares, buy...

Don't be tempted to buy after market spares, buy BMW not much more expensive!! Plus only use BMW transmission oil, should be about 5.6ltres so buy 6. There is a replacement and refill procedure you...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By 645/333
First forget about the litre thing if the oil...

First forget about the litre thing if the oil light comes on, you need to check it manually as this is the only way to ensure the correct levels.
As for the brakes not failing since the oil issue is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 998
Posted By 645/333
There is a site that does the carbon fibre...

There is a site that does the carbon fibre panels, I even think they did them for M series, but as for fitting, really don't know! If you go with the standard bonnet you will probably find there are...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 476
Posted By 645/333
It could be one of the torsion joints as they are...

It could be one of the torsion joints as they are filled with green fluid!!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,627
Posted By 645/333
Which ever size you go with ensure it is an AGM...

Which ever size you go with ensure it is an AGM type as this is actually OEM for these cars! You can put a 110AH but ensure it is registered correctly, an independent will save you money. If you want...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 998
Posted By 645/333
Whilst the bonnet is an expensive item, most of...

Whilst the bonnet is an expensive item, most of the panels are just bolt on as you know! Including the front cross member and bumper frame!
So long as there is no damage to the suspension strut you...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By 645/333
I know you are correct in the diagnosis! I got...

I know you are correct in the diagnosis! I got the impression when I read the thread that the battery had been change within the last couple of months, hence my own thoughts!!! I have read that if...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By 645/333
When you go looking try different versions of...

When you go looking try different versions of search, as I found the headlight I wanted under a different heading and not where I thought or would expect it to be, I just tried different permutations...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 998
Posted By 645/333
There is an excellent thread on here with...

There is an excellent thread on here with pictures from a guy who virtually rebuilt his 6 which had extensive front end damage..... was a few years ago !!!!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By 645/333
You can always try a breakers or one of the parts...

You can always try a breakers or one of the parts finding companies !!! But you will not find one cheap as they are bloody expensive !!!! Every one knows the value of them!!!
You could try an offer...
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