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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-02-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 949
Posted By edpm3
So, what does it take to get Apple TV 3 on the...

So, what does it take to get Apple TV 3 on the screen?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-23-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By edpm3
Got 'em. Had them coded for anti-dazzle. Love 'em.

Got 'em. Had them coded for anti-dazzle. Love 'em.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-16-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,001
Posted By edpm3
Are you a BMW CCA member? If so, you might want...

Are you a BMW CCA member? If so, you might want to contact one of the Club's ombudsmen.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-16-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By edpm3
Understanding how the misfueling device works is...

Understanding how the misfueling device works is key to a workaround. It does not require force. The two detents on opposite sides of the fueling barrier have to be pushed back at the same time in...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-12-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 481
Posted By edpm3
This might help. ...

This might help.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=790945
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-06-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By edpm3
If you're looking for opinions, then yes, and...

If you're looking for opinions, then yes, and yes.

Anything that gives you important information without having to take your eyes off what's in front of you is a good thing. I had to take a trip...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-22-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,224
Posted By edpm3
We had the same experience last week picking up a...

We had the same experience last week picking up a new X5d. Nice job with the description and photos.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-31-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,680
Posted By edpm3
Confirmed this with my dealer today. No word yet...

Confirmed this with my dealer today. No word yet on whether ours is one of the affected X5s, but if it is, they're going to have to build us a new one.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-09-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,578
Posted By edpm3
Ordered one 2/29. Scheduled for Performance...

Ordered one 2/29. Scheduled for Performance Center Delivery 4/14.
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 12-30-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,121
Posted By edpm3
Do we know that he is the owner? It's a...

Do we know that he is the owner? It's a right-hand drive car and he's in the passenger seat.
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 12-30-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,121
Posted By edpm3
The first time I got in and out of an i8, I...

The first time I got in and out of an i8, I thought it was a piece of cake, and I'm not a small person or a young one. (I'm smaller than I used to be when I first tried on the i8, but that's another...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 10-28-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By edpm3
BMW CEO said recently that there will be a third...

BMW CEO said recently that there will be a third BMW i car, to fit between the i3 and i8. He did not say when or the size or the powertrain configuration.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-29-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 53,358
Posted By edpm3
I think it's a rebranded Draw-Tite, looks like a...

I think it's a rebranded Draw-Tite, looks like a Prodigy P2. It's in a special mount that fits into the left cup holder.

Looks like this:
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-29-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 53,358
Posted By edpm3
Only if you got the third row seats and gave up...

Only if you got the third row seats and gave up the spare tire.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-28-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 53,358
Posted By edpm3
2011 X5d towing Trailex enclosed car hauler,...

2011 X5d towing Trailex enclosed car hauler, around 5500 lb. total.
BMW hitch and electric brake controller dealer installed.
No third row seats, no self-leveling suspension. Rides and tows very...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-18-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,766
Posted By edpm3
I occasionally run into fueling stations that...

I occasionally run into fueling stations that have the incorrect nozzle on their diesel pump. The incorrect ones are always the size of an unleaded gasoline nozzle. This sized nozzle is too small to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,875
Posted By edpm3
2011 X5d. 16,500 miles total. Best highway...

2011 X5d. 16,500 miles total. Best highway mileage - 30 mpg at 70 mph. Normal highway mileage at 65-75 mph - 28 mpg. Normal daily driving around town - 22 mpg. Normal towing (5500-6000 lb load) -...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-29-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,036
Posted By edpm3
Ditto on USAA. They discounted my premium after I...

Ditto on USAA. They discounted my premium after I called them.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2011, 04:47 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,124
Posted By edpm3
Let me be the first to congratulate the OP on...

Let me be the first to congratulate the OP on doing such a great job of reinforcing the stereotype that all BMW owners are "don't f*ck with me 'cause I own the road a**holes." Maybe when he's older...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-18-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,374
Posted By edpm3
There are two spring-loaded tabs on opposite...

There are two spring-loaded tabs on opposite sides in the filler neck. The correct size diesel nozzle should press against both of them at the same time, releasing the blocking plate. If the nozzle...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-18-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,374
Posted By edpm3
It all depends on each individual pump. Some...

It all depends on each individual pump. Some diesel pump nozzles operate and function just like the gasoline nozzles you have used for years. They fit right, pump quickly, and the automatic shut off...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-05-2011, 08:04 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 48,415
Posted By edpm3
You also see this frequently in the US at rural...

You also see this frequently in the US at rural intersections (flashing amber with cross traffic flashing red). As Kanuck says, traffic with the flashing amber exercises caution. The cross-traffic...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-28-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,471
Posted By edpm3
If the pump nozzle was undamaged and not...

If the pump nozzle was undamaged and not misshapen due to age and mistreatment, if the nozzle was not inserted, twisted or otherwise manipulated in such a way as to press both the filler neck...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,471
Posted By edpm3
Not all. I have seen diesel pumps incorrectly...

Not all. I have seen diesel pumps incorrectly fitted with smaller nozzles meant to fit unleaded gasoline restrictors. You have to either use the adapter, or trip the misfueling prevention latch...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,313
Posted By edpm3
No problem. You made a good observation. I'm just...

No problem. You made a good observation. I'm just gratified that at least one member actually read the piece.
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