BMW M5 Fabspeed Downpipe Upgrade

2019-10-29T15:02:39-04:00August 14th, 2017|Blog, Daily Grind|

Here's an install we did last week for a good customer of ours. Peter dropped his 2013 BMW M5 off along with a brand new set of Fabspeed Sport Cat Downpipes for us to install. Checkout the photos below of the install and if you are interested in having this service performed or any other

BMW 545i Valve Stem Seal Replacement

2019-10-29T16:11:42-04:00August 14th, 2017|Blog, Daily Grind|

We recently had this 2005 BMW 545i in our shop to have several oil leaks repaired along with a full valve stem seal replacement. Our customer had brought it in for a few reasons, 1. Noticeable external oil leaks 2. Having to add oil between oil changes 3. Large clouds of white smoke coming from

Heads Up Automotive’s New Location!

2019-10-29T16:18:16-04:00November 25th, 2016|Blog, Daily Grind|

If you didn't already know Heads Up has moved to it's newly renovated home located at: 155 Southport Road, Spartanburg, SC 29306. Fear not as this shouldn't inconvenience our customers as we have only moved approximately 1/2 a mile down the road from our previous location! The support from our existing customers has been nothing

BMW 330Xi Water Pump & Thermostat Replacement

2019-10-29T16:24:51-04:00January 8th, 2016|Blog, Daily Grind|

This BMW 330Xi was towed into us due to the vehicle lacking power. Once inspected we found that it had actually gone into limp mode due to Water Pump failure. The electric water pumps on this generation of BMW are a common failure point at around 100,000 miles. To accompany the water pump replacement we'll

BMW X3 30i Transfer Case Motor Gear Replacement

2019-10-29T16:49:24-04:00January 8th, 2016|Blog, Daily Grind|

One of our customers dropped off her 2007 BMW X3 because it was going into limp mode, we found fault codes relating to internal transfer case failure. These cars are known for the transfer case motor gears stripping. Here are a few photos of the process and what the gear looked like when we removed

The Daily Grind

2012-10-09T10:41:30-04:00October 9th, 2012|Blog|

Another packed out week at Heads Up!! Chris' E46 M3 is in the shop for a few repairs.  He's been noticing water in the passenger side floorboard after the rainy weather.  We've found the source of the leak, sealed it up, and removed all of Chris' carpet to make sure it's good and dry before