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Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 11-06-2013, 07:12 PM
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Posted By soldmystang
FS: Simpson 2 Layer Fire Suit XL $350

Simpson XL 2 layer SFI 3.2A/5. Blue. Excellent condition. I would like $350 / OBO plus shipping. Raleigh, NC area.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-10-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By soldmystang
My 2008 has made the same noise since day one...

My 2008 has made the same noise since day one only mine is in the rear. I think it is the sway bar mounts squeaking. :dunno:

Turn up the radio............. ;)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-07-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,710
Posted By soldmystang
Now, that was funny.

Now, that was funny.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-07-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,710
Posted By soldmystang
Sorry, Dude. No more dude for you.............. ...

Sorry, Dude. No more dude for you.............. :rofl:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-06-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,710
Posted By soldmystang
It is pretty objective observation on owners of...

It is pretty objective observation on owners of one brand

No doubt these same owners possess little or no real driving skills and smaller than average male genitalia also.

Dude, look up...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-04-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,710
Posted By soldmystang
And you have the stones to say a comment from ard...

And you have the stones to say a comment from ard wasn't intelligent after posting this dribble? My Mother is Asian and she wouldn't be caught dead in a Honda.

She say you no funny...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By soldmystang
Something rolling around in center console

Picked up the truck from the dealer and now I have something under the shifter rolling around. I can't imagine it is a coin as it sounds like it rolls rather than slides.

Any DIY on getting...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,882
Posted By soldmystang
Mine was covered under extended warranty. SA...

Mine was covered under extended warranty. SA said he had to push a little but got it covered.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-02-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,374
Posted By soldmystang
Indie shop, $500 +/-

Indie shop, $500 +/-
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-01-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,374
Posted By soldmystang
I'd be looking at the coolant were it me. Just...

I'd be looking at the coolant were it me. Just went thru the same thing. Sticky, odorless and doesn't dry after more than 24 hours in the driveway.

My lower hose was leaking due to the coolant...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-25-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By soldmystang
I wouldn't have the 20s. They are pretty, but...

I wouldn't have the 20s. They are pretty, but really I see no way that they enhance the performance of the vehicle. Now if you are just cruz'n ................... :bigpimp:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 912
Posted By soldmystang
I have had some high dollar electronic issues...

I have had some high dollar electronic issues repaired under the extended warranty. I would strongly suggest you reconsider your decision. There is no way to accurately diagnose future electronic...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By soldmystang
I think the question here is "what are you...

I think the question here is "what are you looking for?".

Given the cars listed in your sig, I would say you will be happier with the Contis. I can't speak for 20s since my '08 is a work truck...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-14-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By soldmystang
Take it to a dealer maybe? :tsk: Black...

Take it to a dealer maybe? :tsk: Black electrical tape over the light. :rofl:

If the SOS light is on you have a serious electronic issue, so DIY is probably out of the question.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By soldmystang
I wouldn't step down to the Bridgestones either. ...

I wouldn't step down to the Bridgestones either.

For a non-RFT try TOYO Proxes STIIs. I'm on my second set, and I got 50K miles out of the first set.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By soldmystang
First 50K miles it should be covered under...

First 50K miles it should be covered under warranty. Mine was. They replaced it with one that won't peel.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By soldmystang
Are you looking at 3.0s or 4.8s? I have a...

Are you looking at 3.0s or 4.8s?

I have a 4.8 which is passing 108K. According to my Indie the thing that will kill you is the stuff that require special BMW tools, otherwise pretty standard for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-25-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By soldmystang
It appears as if they only replaced pads at 60K...

It appears as if they only replaced pads at 60K for both axles. Pads and rotors at 90K both axles. Rear rotors were measured 21.99mm after 94K miles.

Front pads and rotors replaced at 36K.
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By soldmystang
I can't say that my rears have worn faster than...

I can't say that my rears have worn faster than my fronts, but I can tell you that idrive is a liar......... :rofl:

Whenever you take your truck to the dealer be sure to ask them to check the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,136
Posted By soldmystang
Or you had the malfunction, codes read, said bad...

Or you had the malfunction, codes read, said bad sensor and fixed?

Yes.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By soldmystang
I'm disappointed in them and in myself for not...

I'm disappointed in them and in myself for not paying closer attention. I stayed on top of the dealer for oil changes, brake fluid, brakes and rotors plus the other stuff I had fixed under warranty....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,136
Posted By soldmystang
It was covered under extended warranty so it cost...

It was covered under extended warranty so it cost me $100.

The ticket shows $1130.98 charged to the warranty.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By soldmystang
Engine Air Filters???

My Indie was doing some work on my '08 4.8i the other day and in the process pulled the covers of the airboxes. He called me up and asked "when did you last change these?" :eek:

They were filthy...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,136
Posted By soldmystang
Had a similar issue. Dealer replaced steering...

Had a similar issue. Dealer replaced steering angle sensor. Problem fixed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,092
Posted By soldmystang
If the service was done by a dealer it would...

If the service was done by a dealer it would typically show up on Carfax, no? Why would someone take their car to Jiffy Lube and pay for oil service if the dealer does it for free? When I see no...
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