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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By tampamark
Very nice acquisition! I see very few Tesla's...

Very nice acquisition! I see very few Tesla's and I notice them right away. Even though it has too many doors and a hard roof!




LOL, anyone driving a $90,000 car telling someone else...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 83
Posted By tampamark
Very cool DIY seat color change by SB_RavenE46

I know that the DIY subforum is an area less traveled, so I figured I would post a link of his DIY seat dyeing project. Looks like it will come out real nice!

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Forum: 6 Series DIY Today, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By tampamark
Wow, that does look good! Very nice project,...

Wow, that does look good! Very nice project, look forward to seeing the finished product.
Forum: 6 Series DIY Today, 07:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,053
Posted By tampamark
There is, go to the following thread, scroll down...

There is, go to the following thread, scroll down to the post by Boesman10, there are illustrations with what needs to be done to free the top.
...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 07:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By tampamark
Like Fredo said, the electrical system...

Like Fredo said, the electrical system (battery/alternator) is always a good launching point on these cars when you are getting mulitple errors.

If the ECU is bad I am not sure that qualifies as...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By tampamark
Agreed, there is something off. My car maintains...

Agreed, there is something off. My car maintains a solid track at all times.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-16-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By tampamark
The car does have 360hp after all...while not the...

The car does have 360hp after all...while not the most by modern standards it is still capable of getting sideways. Like Herb said, disabling it is an option, but be careful. If you have grown used...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-16-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 276
Posted By tampamark
Grace already has a thread in the F12 forum...

Grace already has a thread in the F12 forum regarding this subject, should probably return to that one and update. The suggestions to try another dealer is probably the best route at this point ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-16-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 546
Posted By tampamark
Yes, it has been done this way. It seems most...

Yes, it has been done this way. It seems most shops just want to replace the tranny, but read this thread starting at this page, second post down is the start. The third post has a quick Youtube...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By tampamark
Same for Florida, free windshield with no...

Same for Florida, free windshield with no deductible and no premium hit
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 546
Posted By tampamark
You are correct, Mechatronic Sleeve it is

You are correct, Mechatronic Sleeve it is
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-12-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 696
Posted By tampamark
Thanks for this line of thought, as a shareholder...

Thanks for this line of thought, as a shareholder I also encourage everyone to buy one!!! :thumbup:
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-12-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 696
Posted By tampamark
It sounds like your pretty sold on the Iwatch,...

It sounds like your pretty sold on the Iwatch, looks like it is pretty cool and a real nice add-on item for an Apple junkie like yourself.

There have been smartwatches for a while, the LG G...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By tampamark
I have a 2006 with 2008 M6 rims, no issue at all....

I have a 2006 with 2008 M6 rims, no issue at all. The 2010 is still the same chassis as our cars, I don't know if there is a difference in offset because of your car being a 645.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 523
Posted By tampamark
That is one crazy bolt! Maybe it went into...

That is one crazy bolt!

Maybe it went into the tire at an angle and didn't puncture all the layers. Regardless, you have a part of your tire compromised extensively. I would have that replaced...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-12-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By tampamark
As I have considered my next car, the new 650 and...

As I have considered my next car, the new 650 and the ability to easily add HP via the Dinan upgrade has been a fascinating read. Then came the BMS system at 1/6th the price.

When Dinan first...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-10-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By tampamark
Wow, that is absolutely a terrible story. I feel...

Wow, that is absolutely a terrible story. I feel for you.

Is it me or are there an inordinate amount of these types of posts regarding the new generation BMW's?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 546
Posted By tampamark
My dealer just replaced my pan for $400, the...

My dealer just replaced my pan for $400, the sleeve was not changed as it was not leaking. The filter is in the pan itself, so yes, it costs a bit more. The cost included refilling the fluid, this...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 225
Posted By tampamark
Here is a previous post regarding the subject,...

Here is a previous post regarding the subject, sounds difficult to get to the lower, it is rarely done:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8664734&postcount=6

It seems most leaks...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-08-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,410
Posted By tampamark
Well done, that is a beautiful car!

Well done, that is a beautiful car!
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-08-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 333
Posted By tampamark
I have never tried this on a new model car, but...

I have never tried this on a new model car, but on my previous generation you have to push two times to shut it off. Or, you can simply hold down the button for a longer duration (2 or 3 seconds?...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-08-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,004
Posted By tampamark
Most of the issues you see in with the prior...

Most of the issues you see in with the prior generation are age related, I guess it all will matter on how long you plan on keeping your car. If you hit 10/11 years, or 8 year old car like me, then...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-08-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By tampamark
You should post this question in the reglular 6...

You should post this question in the reglular 6 series forum, this DIY subsection does not get much traffic.

I believe the lower timing is rarely done, I have been told the engine has to be out...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-07-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,410
Posted By tampamark
Alright, alright...we have hijacked this poor...

Alright, alright...we have hijacked this poor guys thread and we need to move on, this will be my last post on this here. We will have to agree to disagree at this point. Entry level for Porsche or...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-07-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,410
Posted By tampamark
Well, not to insult a 944, but when I think about...

Well, not to insult a 944, but when I think about Porsche that is not where my mind leads me. It was based on a 924 platform, lasted what, 9 years or so? Then the junky 968, at least that is my...
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