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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-03-2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Ehi guys, I wanted to ask if anyone here is...

Ehi guys, I wanted to ask if anyone here is either a lawyer, is familiar with insurance related lawsuits or has experience would like to share. If so I'd appreciate if you could drop me a PM or a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Shop completed the teardown yesterday and the...

Shop completed the teardown yesterday and the result is an increase of the repair estimate from $7K to $12K. The big changes regard the front: from the pictures it appears cosmetic, but once they...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Btw, a couple of questions on the topic of total...

Btw, a couple of questions on the topic of total loss.

I think I've learned that in California the determination is based on the Total Loss Formula, whereby the car is considered a total loss if...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Still dealing with this... Basically SF and...

Still dealing with this...

Basically SF and Allstate have engaged in their pissing contest of who should pay. Meanwhile the lady in front which apparently should break the tie is MIA after getting...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,610
Posted By lpcapital
Ninja's link is better. The one I gave describe a...

Ninja's link is better. The one I gave describe a special tool which apparently is not needed (nor can be found).
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,610
Posted By lpcapital
It doesn't matter, they are all the same design....

It doesn't matter, they are all the same design. Here's the direct link -> http://tis.bmwcats.com/doc1115081/
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,610
Posted By lpcapital
I don't have TIS in front of me to get you the...

I don't have TIS in front of me to get you the PDF, but take a look at this ->...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,044
Posted By lpcapital
If you get a 480a or a 481a code regen will not...

If you get a 480a or a 481a code regen will not start. Even if you manually call for one through ISTA/DIS. It will always stay as pending and there's no way around through BMW software. Even if you...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-10-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Here's some pictures of the damage ...

Here's some pictures of the damage

http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161210/3e75054d091d6df592c02f5a17b37fb8.jpg http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161210/9e18dcfd25a104566af0a299c844ce33.jpg...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-09-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By lpcapital
Are you able to tell whether or not the car has...

Are you able to tell whether or not the car has the original windshield or not?

It may seem a silly and totally unrelated question but the car has a rain sensor AND a sun position sensor (I'm not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-09-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By lpcapital
Well... You are right and I was wrong. I...

Well... You are right and I was wrong.

I sent an email to Rusty Haight from the EDR Experts you linked and he said that the X5 does not have Event Data Recording functionality, or at least my 2009...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By lpcapital
I don't know for a fact but this intonate to the...

I don't know for a fact but this intonate to the function being available in BMW as early as 2008 -> https://www.bmweducation.co.uk/public/uploads/pdf/fast_facts_april_2008_pdf_1361190702.pdf

At...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
State Farm has been in the know from the get go I...

State Farm has been in the know from the get go I simply asked them for the time being to let Allstate make their determination before moving forth with a claim under my collision.

That was up...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By lpcapital
Guys, these are all good options which I'm...

Guys, these are all good options which I'm considering for the other predicament we got going on. But I was asking specifically of the BMW software as it would be another useful resource.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
You should know me by now.... The car has an...

You should know me by now.... The car has an Event Data Recorder. Now I need to figure out how to read the thing out.

Btw, State Farm is my insurance and has yet to be involved in this as I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By lpcapital
Crash Data Recovery through Rheingold

Anybody knows anything about this topic?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
In all honesty guys knowing what I know now about...

In all honesty guys knowing what I know now about E70s and BMW diesels, I wouldn't pick up another one... And this is said by someone who have nothing but and has looked at nothing BMW for the past...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-07-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
Yes, she has Allstate we have State Farm with...

Yes, she has Allstate we have State Farm with full coverage.

I like your suggestions on how to deal with a total loss: thanks!!!

The first order of business is establishing blame... Seems...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-07-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,806
Posted By lpcapital
My turn to deal with accidents and insurance

My wife was on her way to pick up our son in day care the other day and got rear ended at a traffic light and as a result hit the car in front of her. In the rear the lower gate, rear bumper and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-28-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,116
Posted By lpcapital
So much for that!! Thanks for checking

So much for that!! Thanks for checking
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-22-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,116
Posted By lpcapital
Partial Load Heating Partial load heating can...

Partial Load Heating
Partial load heating can occur at coolant temperatures below 75C after starting the engine. Actuation of the heater plugs depends on the engine speed and load, thus improving...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,116
Posted By lpcapital
Who knows that the tables have turned since these...

Who knows that the tables have turned since these days Made in Germany means nothing more than uselessly and arrogantly engineered with complete disregard to quality of longevity...

Like I said:...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2016, 07:25 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,116
Posted By lpcapital
I'd actually go with something other than a BMW...

I'd actually go with something other than a BMW labeled thermostat that has proven pathetic at best.

I have no idea who makes it, but I did see Meyle on Amazon. Gates makes them too but I can't...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,353
Posted By lpcapital
So far none of the tubing I used have held up:...

So far none of the tubing I used have held up: they all get damaged more or less slowly by the oil.

I resorted to spend the money and bought the one from Patrick Motorsports that sgrice talks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-23-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By lpcapital
Post up some pictures! Where are you located ...

Post up some pictures! Where are you located

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