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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 310
Posted By hyde
That's $35/mo for all thad MSD, but 4k is still...

That's $35/mo for all thad MSD, but 4k is still high for down, then in that case this would make it around $750 with $0 down for $68k MSRP vehicle, good deal, very very good deal. What's your...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By hyde
That's Euro spec vehicle, it requires coding to...

That's Euro spec vehicle, it requires coding to achieve same simple convenience feature in USA, along with ability to close tailgate with remote or from button inside, all of which is available on...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 573
Posted By hyde
Unless these are specifically dealer incentives,...

Unless these are specifically dealer incentives, I really doubt you can couple these together, to go below negotiated rates. If you get $3k below MSRP, I think they'll gladly "apply" UDE and BF...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-26-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 310
Posted By hyde
What would your monthly payment be without MDS?...

What would your monthly payment be without MDS? Also, I heard dealers ship cars directly to customers, I wonder if we can do that in the future by going through dealers in west coast like your dealer...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-25-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By hyde
Thanks for the suggestions, I was in fact getting...

Thanks for the suggestions, I was in fact getting ready to whip my shop vac out but I remember I still have an old filter in that and it will end up blowing dust, but I guess a clean one without a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 385
Posted By hyde
Mufflers do get super hot, but I don't think all...

Mufflers do get super hot, but I don't think all of that heat will transfer to tail pipe tips, then again plastidip is just another plastic, the only reason I considered it was because you can simply...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 385
Posted By hyde
I remember watching that plastidip dude talk...

I remember watching that plastidip dude talk about him dipping his tail pipes and that the dip was OK for temps over 300F degrees which I don't think our tails heat up that much. Or do they?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By hyde
I agree, it's not advisable to go that low...

I agree, it's not advisable to go that low especially at night and even more so with smaller F15 mirrors. I've driven many tinted vehicles in the past, and after 3 years on E70 with no tint, I find...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By hyde
Which is a button with no sign or marks on it. ...

Which is a button with no sign or marks on it.
It's the little mirror button that's next to your mirror controls on driver door.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-25-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 385
Posted By hyde
$125 for BMW OEM or aftermarket? That sounds very...

$125 for BMW OEM or aftermarket? That sounds very cheap for pair of kidneys.
I also read the thread here where people tried and finally gave up because they couldn't remove the stock grill. I just...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-24-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By hyde
Do you use blower to assist with drying?

Just ran into this at Amazon
http://www.amazon.com/Metro-Vacuum-SK-1-Sidekick-Motorcycle/dp/B000LQB24G/

After washing the F15 for the first time and seeing the drying is the worst part, I was...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-24-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By hyde
Not a dressing, but Westley's Bleche-Wite was...

Not a dressing, but Westley's Bleche-Wite was really a great product. It didn't add much shine to the tire but it made it look as clean as the first day you picked it up. I used that thing on my...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-24-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,253
Posted By hyde
That's a shutter flicker, LED's refresh rate...

That's a shutter flicker, LED's refresh rate (frequency) is not matching the digital camera's fps, therefore you see the flickering effect that's not visible to naked eye. I did not see any other...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-24-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By hyde
:throw: Touche! I will let myself out.

:throw:
Touche! I will let myself out.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-23-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,712
Posted By hyde
I guess we can consider this case closed as BMW's...

I guess we can consider this case closed as BMW's intentional modification of the mirror. If they had the piece like 1stimer said, then dataready would probably be posting ways to black it out,...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-23-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,322
Posted By hyde
Need to create an account first then login here,...

Need to create an account first then login here, after logging in add a vehicle using Production or VIN #
https://www.bmwusa.com/secured/content/forms/login.aspx
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-23-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,253
Posted By hyde
I don't think mine flicker with unlock. What kind...

I don't think mine flicker with unlock. What kind of flicker was it?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-22-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 786
Posted By hyde
This doesn't really help anyone, especially with ...

This doesn't really help anyone, especially with "upfront etc." MSD? Any other down payments?
What is your sale price? I learned the hard way that you really have to watch your sale price,...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-22-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By hyde
Doesn't it stay at whichever you choose? E70...

Doesn't it stay at whichever you choose? E70 always stayed at last option you chose? I know F15 has Auto PDF which turns on Top View, but worst case, it's really just a tap away since the iDrive dial...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-22-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 786
Posted By hyde
You said you just signed the deal? Did you agree...

You said you just signed the deal? Did you agree to this in writing and pay anything?
In my opinion, any demo vehicle with approx 5k to 7500 miles should be at least $10k below MSRP + incentives...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-22-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 491
Posted By hyde
Great, I have to watch your video 5 more times to...

Great, I have to watch your video 5 more times to make sure everything you talked about is embedded in to my brain, and re-read your thread 5 more times too.. I don't have learning disability, but...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-21-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,248
Posted By hyde
I wish this was possible for the front as well. I...

I wish this was possible for the front as well. I know you don't have a front camera, and front cam is pointed forward, but I really hate the way it's pointed, there is now way to tell how far you...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-21-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 491
Posted By hyde
Can he restore from his back up CAFD's and just...

Can he restore from his back up CAFD's and just code those back on the vehicle? Isn't that the reason to copy the Data folder, in case they are messed up?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-21-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By hyde
Thanks for the info Opasha. I was going to code...

Thanks for the info Opasha. I was going to code yesterday after washing, ended up taking 3 hrs. My first wash, I was satisfied with the results, drying could use some help, though..
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-20-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By hyde
Thanks for reminding how great coding is, and how...

Thanks for reminding how great coding is, and how BMW just decides what's best for us and disable these cool functions.

There is also lock to fold, that's independent from hold to fold. (Or so I...
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