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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 755
Posted By WannabeX5
Why do shops tell you not to do this and this...

Why do shops tell you not to do this and this forum does? I think I have the 'surging' issue but it shifts smooth everywhere. It just feels like there is a lot of tension behind the transmission when...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,197
Posted By WannabeX5
Backup Camera is useless at night. I too get...

Backup Camera is useless at night.

I too get pissed when trying to back up the boat and the thing wont let me move with the door open.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-07-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 16,337
Posted By WannabeX5
If its any consolation, my 07 550i makes a rattly...

If its any consolation, my 07 550i makes a rattly metallic noise every time we start it as well. The X5 is a diesel so no. That makes its own clattering noises.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 634
Posted By WannabeX5
I drive a 2007 550i Sport and it is my second...

I drive a 2007 550i Sport and it is my second summer on my Michelin Pilot Super Sports. I try to stick with european guidelines when it comes to tires and what not for this car and our other cars and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-07-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 932
Posted By WannabeX5
If you have the Continental ContiProCrap on your...

If you have the Continental ContiProCrap on your car, attribute that to the bad ride. Better tires help these cars a LOT. I can't even wear off a set of ContiProJunk before just replacing them and it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-04-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,601
Posted By WannabeX5
Pilot Super Sports on our 07 550i sport staggered...

Pilot Super Sports on our 07 550i sport staggered setup. Second summer and still plenty of tread. We have put over 10k miles on them.
Forum: General BMW 06-04-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,952
Posted By WannabeX5
http://i251.photobucket.com/albums/gg306/niacuk/M5...

http://i251.photobucket.com/albums/gg306/niacuk/M5/i288855.jpg
Forum: General BMW 06-04-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,952
Posted By WannabeX5
http://reviewcars201.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/0...

http://reviewcars201.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/2014-lexus-gx-460-canada.jpg
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,413
Posted By WannabeX5
Gorgeous car. I love the E61s. I would love one...

Gorgeous car. I love the E61s. I would love one of these I just do not think I can do AWD which is unfortunately all they are offered with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 932
Posted By WannabeX5
Gorgeous car. Very similar to what I'd like to...

Gorgeous car. Very similar to what I'd like to replace our G37x with except i would like to find a RWD version.

Tell me though, how much slack do you get for owning a wagon? I don't get the hate...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-04-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By WannabeX5
It isn't you, it is just the nature of the cars....

It isn't you, it is just the nature of the cars. xDrive just doesn't feel like a RWD BMW and no matter what you do it won't. It can get better, but BMWs got their reputation based on their RWD sport...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-02-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By WannabeX5
Sent you a PM

Sent you a PM
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By WannabeX5
Thank you for that! I searched E91 on here and...

Thank you for that! I searched E91 on here and didn't really find anything hence the thread. Appreciate the link though!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By WannabeX5
E91 Touring Owners Thread??

Anyone in here own a 328iT?? I have been thinking about replacing our G37x with a 3 series touring and just want to know what people think of them. I don't really want an xDrive BMW outside of our X5...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 75,129
Posted By WannabeX5
I don't know how people thought the E60 was ugly....

I don't know how people thought the E60 was ugly. All these pictures remind of me how beautiful they are.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 25,386
Posted By WannabeX5
Did some towing recently. Needed to move from...

Did some towing recently. Needed to move from Fargo to Minneapolis and utilized the X5 by renting the biggest uhaul trailer I could get (and packed it).

Uhaul people I don't think knew anything...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By WannabeX5
The X5 is a lease that will be returned within...

The X5 is a lease that will be returned within the year and is going to most likely be replaced by a new GMC Sierra Pickup truck. I would like to maintain a level of usability for say hauling the dog...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By WannabeX5
Thinking about adding a second E60 to the stable... 530xiT vs 550i Sport

I don't post a ton, but I do have a 2007 550i Sport and it is a fabulous car. I love the way it drives and handles and it impresses me more and more each day I drive it.

I have been thinking about...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-04-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,076
Posted By WannabeX5
Those seats look epic!

Those seats look epic!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,753
Posted By WannabeX5
I like having 4 matching tires all within similar...

I like having 4 matching tires all within similar newness. It is an OCD thing of mine. So i would probably wait until the fronts are worn to replace all 4. Otherwise i'd pull them off and sell the 2...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,753
Posted By WannabeX5
^Pilot Exalto A/S is very different from a Pilot...

^Pilot Exalto A/S is very different from a Pilot Super Sport... That is an all season tire.
http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tests/testDisplay.jsp?ttid=174

Unless your just trying to compare a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 75,129
Posted By WannabeX5
Looks good! My 550i will need new winters next...

Looks good! My 550i will need new winters next year.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,753
Posted By WannabeX5
My favorite thing about Europe that I noticed was...

My favorite thing about Europe that I noticed was that there was literally not a single car on Conti DWS or Michelin A/S. Summer for summer, winter rated all season for all year, or a winter specific...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 990
Posted By WannabeX5
Check out Nokian WRG2 SUV tires. I put these on...

Check out Nokian WRG2 SUV tires. I put these on our 2012 Diesel and they worked very well in the snow and summer. You can find them on tiresbyweb.com (great customer service) or discount tire usually...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By WannabeX5
Don't cheap out too much. Tires are the single...

Don't cheap out too much. Tires are the single biggest factor in your cars performance as it is literally the only thing connecting your car to the road. You can have 1000horsepower but if you have...
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