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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By rsquarep
Friends, thanks for all your responses. I live in...

Friends, thanks for all your responses. I live in NJ and I am looking for all season tires. The OEM tires for my X-5 were Michellin Energy MXV4 plus. I am a simple plain driver and not looking for...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-04-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By rsquarep
Question Which tires are the best for X5

Hello Bimmer pundits, can anyone please help me in choosing the right tires for my BMX-X5 (2004) model. Originally they came with Michellin Energy MXV4 plus (255/55/R18). I have never tried any other...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-15-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,131
Posted By rsquarep
Hi Bpk, I forgot to tell you that few days ago I...

Hi Bpk, I forgot to tell you that few days ago I have noticed an interesting thing after my car wash. The car wash did clean up all the brakepad dust on the rims and after a thorough wash, I did not...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-15-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,131
Posted By rsquarep
HPIA, It's a 20004 X5 , E53. The belt was...

HPIA, It's a 20004 X5 , E53. The belt was replaced a month ago and the rotors were replaced for sure along with the pads.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-15-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,131
Posted By rsquarep
Need help/advise: Grinding noise on front brakes and squealing noise on the engine be

Bimmer Family,

I have a 2004 BMW X5 with 80K miles.

My story/problems:

1) When applying brakes at low speeds(15 and 25 mph) and before coming to a stop, I hear grinding noise on my front...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By rsquarep
Many thanks HPIA4V2. RP

Many thanks HPIA4V2.

RP
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By rsquarep
Suggestion for a BMW mechanic

Folks, can anyone of you please suggest/direct to a reputed/trustworthy BMW mechanic in and around Central Jersey?

Thanks,
RP
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,603
Posted By rsquarep
HPIA, many thanks for the response. Mine is v6...

HPIA, many thanks for the response. Mine is v6 engine and 86k miles
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,603
Posted By rsquarep
Many thanks to all for the advises/responses. ...

Many thanks to all for the advises/responses.

Thanks,
RP
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-07-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,603
Posted By rsquarep
Check Engine Light on

Bimmer family, I have a 2004 X5 and I see the check engine light (CEL) on. Took to the BMW dealer and the service enginners couldn't detect/diagnose initially as to what the problem was. The dealer...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,755
Posted By rsquarep
Thanks to all

Folks, Many many thanks for the suggestions and quick responses..
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,755
Posted By rsquarep
"Brake" alert on dashboard

To Bimmer Gurus, Can anyone of you please tell me what would a "Brake" alert on the dash board mean? This is NOT the park brake light. Mine is a BMW X5, 2004 model.

Do I have to just change the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-20-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,123
Posted By rsquarep
many thanks for the replies...

many thanks for the replies...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-19-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,123
Posted By rsquarep
NEED HELP- X5 tires- 255/55R18 105H ENERGY MXV4 PLUS

Dear Friends, Can any one help me with the michelin tires for my 2004 X5 3.0i. The original tires that came with the X5 are 255/55R18 105H ENERGY MXV4 PLUS. New tires are due and I checked the tire...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,652
Posted By rsquarep
Question When to replace tires on X5

Dear Friends, Can anyone of you please comment on the replacement of tires for X5(2004, 48K miles, CPO)? Recently I had a flat tire. Temporarily I swapped with the spare tire and took the flat tire...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 993
Posted By rsquarep
To All, Many thanks for the feedback. I guess I...

To All, Many thanks for the feedback. I guess I have to settle with the old tires. :-(
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 993
Posted By rsquarep
Question Do we get new tyres for a CPO X5?

Dear Friends, I am new to this forum. I bought my X5 in 2007 June (year model 2004) from a dealer in NJ. The mileage was around 36K. My questions is, Does a CPO vehicle comes with new tires? or it is...
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