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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-23-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By bkhk
Hmm, I don't know why that would happen. A...

Hmm, I don't know why that would happen.

A couple of days ago, I picked up a 12000 mile late 2013 335i Sportline and I use iPhone 6 bluetooth for 2 phones and an iPod nano plugged into the centre...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-14-2015, 05:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,150
Posted By bkhk
I wouldn't worry. I have bought many ex demo BMWs...

I wouldn't worry. I have bought many ex demo BMWs over the last 30'years with no problems.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-05-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,259
Posted By bkhk
So, the X5 has gone? How many miles?

So, the X5 has gone? How many miles?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-07-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By bkhk
I tried similar once but here it blocked too much...

I tried similar once but here it blocked too much air. I had an ice cold tablet and I was hot. I wanted it mainly to stream internet radio through BT and to be able to see the stations on Tune In...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By bkhk
Pax, my 2012 LCI X5 30d had the 8 speed tranny,...

Pax, my 2012 LCI X5 30d had the 8 speed tranny, so does my E71 MY14 X6 diesel.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 492
Posted By bkhk
Wow, those are really aftermarket and cheap...

Wow, those are really aftermarket and cheap looking exhaust tips. Why did you do it?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-15-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By bkhk
^^^^^^ Agree entirely, earning 56K you can't...

^^^^^^ Agree entirely, earning 56K you can't afford an X5, it will break you financially. Sell the Mustang and buy a 328i if you want a BMW.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-03-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 767
Posted By bkhk
Not sure, but I use a new 16gb iPod Nano plugged...

Not sure, but I use a new 16gb iPod Nano plugged into the USB in my X6 with no problems. I like it better than BT which gets confused between my 2 iPhones which I carry for work and personal use.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2015, 03:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,027
Posted By bkhk
I would walk away and lease something new. Not...

I would walk away and lease something new. Not for any financial reason but simply because its nice to have a new car in the spring time and you can guarantee that you won't have any problems, worry...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,135
Posted By bkhk
You will have 3 years of warranty. Then you can...

You will have 3 years of warranty. Then you can take out additional warranty. Buy it new, maintain it well, change the oil frequently, it should be fine. Just buy it and enjoy it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-29-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,703
Posted By bkhk
I don't need to glue it to my head, I have steel...

I don't need to glue it to my head, I have steel ball type mounts in all our vehicles. But if the only option was an iOttie, glueing the phone to my head would be a more attractive option.

It...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-28-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,703
Posted By bkhk
Man, that iOttie thing has to be the most ugly...

Man, that iOttie thing has to be the most ugly mount I have ever seen. I would rather glue the phone to my head than have that thing in my car. Yuk!!:thumbdwn:

The steel ball is a low impact and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 617
Posted By bkhk
Its a hard one to diagnose. It could be damp in...

Its a hard one to diagnose. It could be damp in the car itself. There are a few drains that can block and trap water which might give you the smell. Do a search. Check the trunk for any signs of dog...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-16-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 876
Posted By bkhk
Mine will be an F80 M3, no question. After a...

Mine will be an F80 M3, no question. After a recent track day I am addicted, I want one.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-15-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 845
Posted By bkhk
I think that $260 is OK (sorry Fred, I am used to...

I think that $260 is OK (sorry Fred, I am used to Aussie prices) for what it may save you. It will certainly tell you what is coming up for replacement so you can budget. I would be more worried...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By bkhk
Just get an X6, easier and it's a better car if...

Just get an X6, easier and it's a better car if you don't need the trunk.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-08-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 964
Posted By bkhk
Why don't you fill up the tank mid week, do your...

Why don't you fill up the tank mid week, do your mix of driving then fill up mid week the following week and work out a combined consumption on fuel used, not just what is displayed on the computer?...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-25-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,894
Posted By bkhk
I am also surprised. I had a plain vanilla X5d...

I am also surprised. I had a plain vanilla X5d which had a growl when you gave it gas but which everybody thought was quiet and they couldn't believe it was a diesel. Now I have an X6d which is quite...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-14-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 17,262
Posted By bkhk
I have an E71 X6. But in December 2016 I will be...

I have an E71 X6. But in December 2016 I will be looking seriously at the M4 as I really no longer need the space in the X6.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-07-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By bkhk
It depends whether you are normally someone who...

It depends whether you are normally someone who turns over their cars or who keeps them. Did you buy it new? If so, it is depreciated and not worth much, a new one will cost you more $. There are...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,213
Posted By bkhk
I don't mind the F15, but I don't like that one...

I don't mind the F15, but I don't like that one in the picture. That "snout" just looks wrong. Right now I am really loving the looks of my E71 X6 in white with its full MSport kit (wheels, steering...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,509
Posted By bkhk
Of course, the mechanics would have reported...

Of course, the mechanics would have reported anything and if there were any problems, the salesman wouldn't have sold you the car. That's all good then. It must be the tires making the wabl wabl. For...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-17-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By bkhk
Is it yellowing in spots or areas? There is a...

Is it yellowing in spots or areas? There is a difference. If its small spots, then its thee result of something on the leather. If its areas, then I think its a normal deterioration over the years...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By bkhk
Deffo replace. I wouldn't drive on that tire. It...

Deffo replace. I wouldn't drive on that tire. It could easily blow at speed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-12-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By bkhk
Wow pbof, I am sure that OP will appreciate the...

Wow pbof, I am sure that OP will appreciate the benefit of your experience!

Wasn't it you who was just asking about the cost of a pre purchase inspection and a blank nav screen? What's up?...
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