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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Thanks @Hsurf much appreciated! Sent...

Thanks @Hsurf much appreciated!


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Ok so I know what offset is and I think everyone...

Ok so I know what offset is and I think everyone who has read this thread knows the history of ET, Offset, wheel spacing, etc.
I thank you all for the great information!
Now does anyone have an...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 388
Views: 214,431
Posted By terrapinsmdb
That little button is an expensive button. My CCV...

That little button is an expensive button. My CCV orange things I just changed and the stem seals are probably gone it spits smoke after idling for 5-10mins but Iíve had it for 5 years. Bought with...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I dunno?? I liked the book better. Iíd drift...

I dunno?? I liked the book better. Iíd drift around turns and maybe get some air but we all drive that car so why are you documenting when we are living? But freedom!!!!


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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-17-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 54,624
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Iíve read from many people that a product (not...

Iíve read from many people that a product (not sold in North America) called ďForteĒ will get into the stem seals and fix the smoking issue


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I put Beyern 20Ē multispoke 9.5 wide in the front...

I put Beyern 20Ē multispoke 9.5 wide in the front and 11Ē in the rear and they all have an ET of 40. I rode with them all summer and all I needed was a .5Ē spacer for the front to clear the strut. It...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By terrapinsmdb
And I just read that second post and I needes 5mm...

And I just read that second post and I needes 5mm spacers for the front because the wheel and tire were hitting the strut!! That worries me because I usually travel at 120-140mph


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I bought wheels on Facebook and they are 40...

I bought wheels on Facebook and they are 40 offset. Is that safe for a 2009 650i? I have 245/30/20 tires


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Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-23-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 54,624
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I ordered 2 from the dealership because my...

I ordered 2 from the dealership because my mechanic won't let me put any Chinese crap on my car. They're $50.00 each from dealership. So ordered 2 ($100.00) as I let the assembly soak in water for a...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Lol I was at the dealership picking up my CCV...

Lol I was at the dealership picking up my CCV valves and the salesmen were trying to tell me how much the 3 series is better than my 650. I asked have you ever driven one? 3 fat no's! I told them I...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 08-12-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 54,624
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Wow you guys are smarter then you look! Lol...

Wow you guys are smarter then you look! Lol kidding of course. Took the top off today and look what I found in 20minshttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190812/0a94a761c3b4b7584ef026ee02a3ee54.jpg...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1,958
Views: 750,821
Posted By terrapinsmdb
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
So you think I shouldnít drive it until itís...

So you think I shouldnít drive it until itís fixed? Itís not smoking all the time. Summer is almost over and sheíll be put away.


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Dude thanks so much! Youíre a wealth of...

Dude thanks so much! Youíre a wealth of knowledge. I usually buy German off the first 3 year lease and keep the car for 3 years and at least get what itís worth but most of the time I get slightly...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Yea I have a neat little custom wheel calculator...

Yea I have a neat little custom wheel calculator where it tells you all oem wheel specs and then it spit out the custom wheel specs and tire size if youíre changing sizes. I went from 19Ē to 20Ē and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Thanks yea my mechanic said it's probably those...

Thanks yea my mechanic said it's probably those pcv pipes on top and praying that's the problem. Is that expensive to fix? And I found the type of wheels. Although it recommends et 20 and I have 20"...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I also picked up a set of 5 Beyern Multispokes...

I also picked up a set of 5 Beyern Multispokes which have an ET of 40. Is this a cause for concern?


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,020
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Hey my 2009 E63 56k miles is blowing bluish smoke...

Hey my 2009 E63 56k miles is blowing bluish smoke when idling for a while when hot. Has anyone else experience this? Itís random and the car was never beaten


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1,958
Views: 750,821
Posted By terrapinsmdb
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,958
Views: 750,821
Posted By terrapinsmdb
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,992
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Yea my point exactly. The higher price keeps the...

Yea my point exactly. The higher price keeps the rift raft like you out. Id rather class then fast


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 631
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Hey thanks for your help. I figured out real...

Hey thanks for your help. I figured out real quick they are Beymerns multispoke. I broke my own rule, never buy used wheels[emoji35]. Don't do it fellas!


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By terrapinsmdb
I have, my 2009 has a red cover with a plus sign...

I have, my 2009 has a red cover with a plus sign to the back right of your engine compartment. It's not good to jump your car but you will see the positive post on upper right side


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,992
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Nice! Some valid points for once. Iím good at...

Nice! Some valid points for once. Iím good at flipping anything I just didnít and still canít believe my car is worth the bluebook value. Itís in mint condition and I have people constantly asking...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,992
Posted By terrapinsmdb
Repairs?? Ok you must be new to car buying. Iíve...

Repairs?? Ok you must be new to car buying. Iíve owned 29 cars since I was 16. Iím currently turning 39 July 2nd. I purchase German cars (Audií, Porsche, BMW) when they are off their first lease. The...
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