Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 893
Search took 2.63 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: finnbmw
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-08-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,972
Posted By finnbmw
I might have this issue on my 2012 E70. Do you...

I might have this issue on my 2012 E70. Do you happen to remember who posted that and in what context (to make a search easier)?

Edit: I might have found the thread. Is this it? ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-05-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By finnbmw
For ECU tuning these companies comes to my mind: ...

For ECU tuning these companies comes to my mind:

Evolve http://www.evolveautomotive.com/x5-ecu-remap_875/x5-e70-35d_877/
Renntech http://www.renntechmercedes.com/www/node/681
JR Tuning ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By finnbmw
The new XC90 is supposedly an all-Swedish design...

The new XC90 is supposedly an all-Swedish design with only $$$ input from the Chinese mother company. It is still made in Sweden. The new 2.0 liter engine is a Volvo in-house design that will power...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By finnbmw
AU, I didn't get the extended warranty either on...

AU, I didn't get the extended warranty either on my 2010. Currently at 64k, keeping my fingers crossed.

Have you looked at the new 7-seater Volvo XC90? They are starting to show up at...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,879
Posted By finnbmw
What I meant was that the cold tire psi changes...

What I meant was that the cold tire psi changes based on the outside temperature. I don't adjust tire pressures on a daily, weekly or even monthly basis even though the outside temperatures can...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,879
Posted By finnbmw
Hmm, I thought BMW's had a 50/50 weight...

Hmm, I thought BMW's had a 50/50 weight distribution... I keep my tire pressures slightly over inflated at 36-38 psi (depending on outside temp) and even front/back
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,506
Posted By finnbmw
Be prepared to pay for gas, especially when...

Be prepared to pay for gas, especially when towing your beautiful boat. Any reason why you are not considering the F15 diesel?

Sorry to hear about your troubles....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,879
Posted By finnbmw
Started a thread to ask this question, but it...

Started a thread to ask this question, but it fits better here: Those of you who never rotate the tires on your X5, do you see a significant difference in tire wear comparing the fronts to the rears?...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By finnbmw
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-28-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,185
Posted By finnbmw
Received my two $15 checks today! Submitted on...

Received my two $15 checks today! Submitted on April 2nd or so. 15 qt of premium oil and three filters for about $100, not too shabby.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-09-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,185
Posted By finnbmw
Thanks montr! And thanks for posting this great...

Thanks montr! And thanks for posting this great deal, much appreciated!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-09-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,185
Posted By finnbmw
Got 15 quarts of Mobil 1 ESP 5W-30 before the...

Got 15 quarts of Mobil 1 ESP 5W-30 before the sale was over. Now need oil filter for my X5 diesel. Where do you guys buy your oil filter from?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-26-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,589
Posted By finnbmw
Resurrecting an old thread to see if BMWhat is...

Resurrecting an old thread to see if BMWhat is still the best code reader or is there a better mouse trap. Appreciate comments from users as I am ready to pull the trigger on a code reader for my...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2015, 03:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,977
Posted By finnbmw
An update on the 2010: Drove it on the...

An update on the 2010: Drove it on the interstate for about 40 minutes one-way and then back. On the way to my meeting, the coolant temperature stayed between 82-83 C. However, on my return trip,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By finnbmw
Nokian WRG3 SUV

Have you considered the Nokian WRG3 SUV tire? http://www.nokiantires.com/summer-tires/nokian-wrg3-suv-2/
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-03-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By finnbmw
Could low engine temperature be contributing to CBU?

A recent thread over on the X5 side http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=745308 and my own result with our 2010 X5 got me thinking. The coolant thermostats on the earlier X5 diesels are...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,977
Posted By finnbmw
Checked the engine temperature on my two X5...

Checked the engine temperature on my two X5 diesels and found the results interesting.

The 2010 model took a long time (15-20 minutes?) to warm up and the temperature stayed at 82-83 C for the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-25-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,445
Posted By finnbmw
Shell's press release explaining the change ...

Shell's press release explaining the change ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-22-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,599
Posted By finnbmw
ard, I am guessing that the vacuum spec is >650...

ard, I am guessing that the vacuum spec is >650 mbar, not the >65 mbar stated in the paper. Thus 203 mbar is below spec and replacing the line got the vacuum above the spec 650 mbar, which fixed the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,162
Posted By finnbmw
I only put my phone up on the screen when I use...

I only put my phone up on the screen when I use the navigation function as it blocks the screen. Otherwise it's either inside the arm rest, in the door pocket or in the cup holder.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,162
Posted By finnbmw
Here's a couple of photos of the set up. The...

Here's a couple of photos of the set up. The phone (Galaxy S5) fits perfectly in the screen opening. Due to the slope on the screen, the phone sits very securely. I've never had it fall off. I do...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,599
Posted By finnbmw
Changed the thread title, so that whoever has...

Changed the thread title, so that whoever has this issue can find it easier.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,599
Posted By finnbmw
Added the message information to my original post

Added the message information to my original post
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,162
Posted By finnbmw
Well, the beauty is in the eyes of the beholder....

Well, the beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. I bought two non-NAV X5's on purpose as I have zero use for a built-in navigation system and thus refused to pay $1,700 (or was it $1,900) for just...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-18-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,445
Posted By finnbmw
Don't think so, this one has a different part...

Don't think so, this one has a different part number. All the examples I listed above popped up when I googled the part# 83212365949
Showing results 1 to 25 of 893

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms