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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 05:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,304
Posted By MMME30W
For those not aware, "bonnet" translates to...

For those not aware, "bonnet" translates to "hood", much as "boot" yields "trunk" for British and British heritage background folks.

Carry on.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By MMME30W
Welcome to the 'fest! I moved your post to...

Welcome to the 'fest!

I moved your post to the 7 series forum; hopefully, you'll get some good advice here.

Rich
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,304
Posted By MMME30W
Oh, and thread moved to X5 forum, since we are on...

Oh, and thread moved to X5 forum, since we are on X5s.

Carry on.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 02:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,304
Posted By MMME30W
Thread cleaned up. Folks, lets keep the...

Thread cleaned up.

Folks, lets keep the discussion fun and friendly for everyone.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-25-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 978
Posted By MMME30W
Just curious, where did you see a 15% grade?

Just curious, where did you see a 15% grade?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-24-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 978
Posted By MMME30W
35d MPG While Towing 6,000 Lbs. Poll

Undoubtedly.

It was just a data point.

If you want some real world X5 towing experience, there is some over at Airforums.

I looked at X5s last summer, but concluded as a tow vehicle for up...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-24-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 978
Posted By MMME30W
35d MPG While Towing 6,000 Lbs. Poll

We get between 11 and 14 mpg towing our 6,800 lb empty weight Airstream 30' travel trailer with my Dodge Ram 2500 4x4 with the Cummins diesel. Loaded it's probably 7,600, rigged for travel.

11...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By MMME30W
Sorry, we don't do "cars I smoked" here. ...

Sorry, we don't do "cars I smoked" here.

Thread closed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-14-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 739
Posted By MMME30W
Posts not on the OP's topic deleted. Let's...

Posts not on the OP's topic deleted.

Let's keep bimmerfest fun and friendly for everyone.

Thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-12-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By MMME30W
Welcome to Bimmerfest! I moved your post to...

Welcome to Bimmerfest!

I moved your post to the model-specific forum for your car.

Hopefully you'll get some advice here.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2016, 11:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 663
Posted By MMME30W
^^^ Holy crap. That's worse than the...

^^^ Holy crap.

That's worse than the nitrogen scam.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-10-2016, 05:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 663
Posted By MMME30W
I use Blue Peak from WalMart in the truck. Heck,...

I use Blue Peak from WalMart in the truck. Heck, I use about anything in the truck.

Point being DEF is DEF is DEF; 32% or whatever Urea, and the rest is DI water, as long as it is to ISO 22241.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-07-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By MMME30W
Forum discussions on another forum should...

Forum discussions on another forum should probably happen...on that forum.

Closed.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-06-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,063
Posted By MMME30W
Here in FL and Georgia with instant on...

Here in FL and Georgia with instant on radar/lidar, detectors are pretty much useless.

I've found www.waze.com app running on my smart phone mounted on a Kenu Airframe to be much more effective at...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By MMME30W
Lessons Learned On Remote Key From Non-Dealer

OP - I've already combined your other threads on this subject.

Please post there.


Thread closed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-30-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,863
Posted By MMME30W
How often for oil change under factory warranty

That is what I recall in my brief exposure to a specific fairly high speed low drag aircraft in my career. The oil was passed through a sensor that (IIRC) measured dielectric strength, but it's been...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,863
Posted By MMME30W
Top off. Don't believe I've ever heard of a...

Top off.

Don't believe I've ever heard of a 'quality' sensor, a la in some aviation applications where the oil is monitored for condition. Could be wrong though.

I always thought the OCI was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By MMME30W
You could use a smartphone and the Clinometer...

You could use a smartphone and the Clinometer app.

http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160629/466b3834cb1fb26b62996afaf6555568.jpg

Put the phone on a steady surface. Note the reading.

Jack...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-26-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,863
Posted By MMME30W
Posts stripped. Please keep it on topic. ...

Posts stripped. Please keep it on topic.

Thanks.

Rich
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By MMME30W
Bimmerfest does not support illegal highway...

Bimmerfest does not support illegal highway racing. Thread closed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,559
Posted By MMME30W
Merged OPs 4 separate threads on this issue, for...

Merged OPs 4 separate threads on this issue, for future reference / problem consolidation. Please keep any future discussion here. Thanks.

Carry on.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-20-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,264
Posted By MMME30W
^^^ This right here. My Ram truck was built...

^^^ This right here.

My Ram truck was built in Mexico; I've found exactly nothing in terms of build concerns.

PS Is your wagon Melbourne Red? Very sharp. :thumbup:
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-16-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 946
Posted By MMME30W
Bill - In the car or truck, I set the iPhone into...

Bill - In the car or truck, I set the iPhone into a mount (I use a Keenu Airframe).

The iPhone connects to the vehicle via Bluetooth.

When a notification ("Police Reported Ahead", say) Waze...
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-15-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By MMME30W
Try Braxton Automotive... ...

Try Braxton Automotive...

http://www.braxtonautogroup.com/
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-15-2016, 05:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 946
Posted By MMME30W
Radar Detectors

^^^ Yup.

I find Waze great on well traveled routes.

Out West, in Texas, or Utah, or Idaho, with more wildlife than cars, reports are few and far between, however.

Of course, speed limits...
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