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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MMMGP
Press and hold the volume knob for 25 seconds. ...

Press and hold the volume knob for 25 seconds. The screen will go blank when the reset process starts.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MMMGP
Have you tried resetting the CIC?

Have you tried resetting the CIC?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MMMGP
The software update at www.bmw.com is only for...

The software update at www.bmw.com is only for the smartphone/tablet/USB/Bluetooth and BMW apps.

www.bmw.com/update

If you want to get satellite working, you will need to go to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 04:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
I purchased a 2012 with CPO (I'm third owner) and...

I purchased a 2012 with CPO (I'm third owner) and it remains active along with the extended maintenance plan. Just had the N55 DME flashed a couple weeks back... was even given a loaner. Looking at...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
Don't rush it, wait on the right one... make sure...

Don't rush it, wait on the right one... make sure you get the color you like. I had to have Alpine white and I waited for it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By MMMGP
I'm curious as to what the magnetic grids looked...

I'm curious as to what the magnetic grids looked like when the pan was removed, there should be 4 in all. Have any pics?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
And it's almost completely washed out when...

And it's almost completely washed out when wearing polarized sunglasses!

Have to say that it's nice to have the Nav direction arrows displayed on the HUD when driving vs. the dash screen.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_X5_(E70)#Petrol_...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_X5_(E70)#Petrol_engines
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
That sucks for all the 2011/12 M-sport owners! ...

That sucks for all the 2011/12 M-sport owners!

Ohh well, there is always the Dinan tune for 355hp/401ftlbs for $1350.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
I thought all N55B30s for the E70 line were rated...

I thought all N55B30s for the E70 line were rated the same power levels.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By MMMGP
Super! Thanks! :thumbup:

Super! Thanks! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By MMMGP
Thanks for the info. Didn't realize that the...

Thanks for the info. Didn't realize that the filter has been integrated to the pan. Would you mind sharing the link to the $20/liter liquid gold fluid?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,252
Posted By MMMGP
On the 35i, the OEM oil filter is a MANN filter,...

On the 35i, the OEM oil filter is a MANN filter, it is even labeled as such on top of the filter. One is made is Bosnia (OEM) and the other in Mexico.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 792
Posted By MMMGP
The 35i was available from 2011 to 2013. The...

The 35i was available from 2011 to 2013.

The sports package is option 330. You can enter the last 7 digits of the vehicle at www.bmwvin.com to confirm the option on the build. It's mostly...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By MMMGP
Guessing it's best to shift into neutral, let the...

Guessing it's best to shift into neutral, let the car coast to a stop and then shut the motor down.

You could always wire a switch from the HPFP fuse if you wanted an "instant off" feature. :D
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-09-2016, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By MMMGP
Looks like the mechanical belt tensioner is bad. ...

Looks like the mechanical belt tensioner is bad. I'd replace that plus both idler pullies and a new belt to start. Also check to make sure spark plugs are torqued down correctly.
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By MMMGP
Any recommendations on a square setup with a nice...

Any recommendations on a square setup with a nice offset to flush the wheels to the body? I'd like to be able to rotate the wheels/tires for max tread life and I'm tossing the RFTs for the weight...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,700
Posted By MMMGP
Thanks! $20 offer accepted!

Thanks! $20 offer accepted!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-04-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,700
Posted By MMMGP
Link to AM ones?

Link to AM ones?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-04-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 751
Posted By MMMGP
I got curious and looked up the part number for...

I got curious and looked up the part number for the front pads on RealOEM and noticed that there is some verbiage to change the retaining clip after 48 months. That's odd, fatigue?
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-04-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 864
Posted By MMMGP
Don't mean to derail the thread, but... the trunk...

Don't mean to derail the thread, but... the trunk opens via key fob?! I've tried this numerous times, doesn't work on my car. If I hold down the trunk open button on the fob, then the panic alarm...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 579
Posted By MMMGP
If it wasn't for the valve stem seals on the 48i...

If it wasn't for the valve stem seals on the 48i or the timing chain and battery issues of the 50i, I'd have picked up either one.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 579
Posted By MMMGP
Hmmm, the N55 engine in the 35i makes almost...

Hmmm, the N55 engine in the 35i makes almost 300lb-ft of torque from 1500-5000rpms while the N62 48i doesn't make peak torque of 358lb-ft until 3400-3800rpms.

This site shows the 35i as a hair...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By MMMGP
Too much toe in/out will scrub the inside of the...

Too much toe in/out will scrub the inside of the tires smooth. That said, I wouldn't want any more than 0.10 per wheel.

As a paying customer, I provide the alignment shop with the specs I want...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-03-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By MMMGP
From what my buddy at BMW explained, it just...

From what my buddy at BMW explained, it just updates the DME software from the older rev to a newer version, he called it the "BMW standard". I'll pull up the invoice from the service and will post...
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