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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-01-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 14,214
Posted By westden
Sound System

I have a 2012 and I am happy with the sound. It is Sirius in which the sound is poor. This is not BMW but rather Sirius as they must compress the music creating a very low bit rate. I hope Sirius...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 940
Posted By westden
Noise (Frustrating)

I have a rattle that appears to be above the back passenger seat near the sun roof or perhaps door pillar. The service department removed the sunroof glass and apparently did some adjustment. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-09-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 838
Posted By westden
Tires

I have a set of 20 inch Sportmax RFT with about 25 miles...Any recommendations as to the best way to sell them?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-25-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 517
Posted By westden
Sales No Informed

I purchase a 2012 35I with the M sport package. The sticker indicates the M sport package comes with the sports suspension. Other than staggered tires, what does this mean? Is it the tires or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,617
Posted By westden
Color

I took deliver of my 35I with the M Package a couple weeks ago. I recommend white with black interior. I think other colors will be difficult to maintain...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-27-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,726
Posted By westden
Sport Suspension

Saturday I took delivery of a 2012 SAV 35i with the M package. I replaced the RFT with Continental Extreme Contact DWS. Some argue the sport suspension is harsh; I think the suspension with the DWS...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,152
Posted By westden
Sirius

Has anyone encounters music distortion when listening to Sirius music? I have a 2011. I find the sound (premium system) rather disappointing. Thanks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,122
Posted By westden
Self Leveling Air Suspension

The M package includes a air suspension self leveling suspension according to the sales brochure. What does this mean and what is the ride impact?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-19-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,125
Posted By westden
Door

I don't think the problem is where the door is hinged to the frame. If the striker plate where to be moved in a tad I think this wil correct the problem.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-18-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,125
Posted By westden
Unhappy Door Adjustment

My 2012 SAV arrived, alpine white with M package. I went to take delivery today and found the doors were "out" and not in good alignment. So, I refused to take delivery until and if this could be...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-30-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By westden
New Purchase

I have ordered a 2012 35i, alpine white, sports activity vehicle with the M sport package that should be here in about 3 weeks. Given all the postings reference quality issues, I hope there are not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-27-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,244
Posted By westden
B Pillar Trim Damage

The same issue happened with the Infiniti FX, so the chipping from seat belt retraction is NOT unique to BMW.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-16-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,151
Posted By westden
Sirius

I have had a number of vehicles in my time and my 2011 premium sound system is the worst I have ever had. I get distortion with Sirius sound and the dealership is not interesting in replacing the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,199
Posted By westden
Sirius Radio Distortion

Has anyone experienced reverberation and distortion on Sirius radio? My radio has been refreshed by Sirius and the problem continues.
I have asked the dealer to replace the receiver and are not...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2010, 07:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 676
Posted By westden
Sound Isolation

I have a 2011 35i with about 1200 miles. I have noticed that when I drive on rough roads the suspension seems vary noisy and the sound transmitted into the cabin. It seems as though the sound...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-22-2010, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 622
Posted By westden
Tire Bay Insert

I purchased the spare tire as I replaced my RFT's. The tire compartment does not contain the black insert. Does anyone have a comment about inserting the insert ($150.00) as it might help with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,306
Posted By westden
Color

I don't think the cinnamon looks natural...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-15-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,960
Posted By westden
Color

No competition----PG, black interior and with the dark trim and dark windows...a rich combination. Good luck!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-14-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,493
Posted By westden
Color

I have the PG...simply stunning in all lighting conditions!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-26-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,516
Posted By westden
Pg

I received my vehicle in PG a week ago and agree with the earlier posting in that the color is rather stunning particularly at sunset....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-24-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,447
Posted By westden
Sun Roof Rattle

I have 336 miles on my 2011 35i and am already hearing sunroof rattles. Has anyone experienced this and what is the fix?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-20-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,508
Posted By westden
All Season

I am going to replace the rubber on my 214's with Continental Extreme Contact DWS. Given my driving habits, I have never had problems with all season tires in Denver.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-20-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,733
Posted By westden
2011 Upgrade

Is anyone aware of a software upgrade to the 2011 navigation system? The system lacks street detail and hence the nav systems seems rather useless to me.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-14-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,499
Posted By westden
All Season Tires

Yes.....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-14-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,499
Posted By westden
All Season Tires

I just took delivery of a 2011 SAV with the 20 inch Y wheels/staggered configuration. Does anyone have a comment about the Continental Extreme Contact DWS VS the Michelin Latitude Tour HP.
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