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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-23-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By MRV99
It allows to be pushed in. This is in the event...

It allows to be pushed in. This is in the event that you get in an accident, and your knee hits the switch, it will depress. Like you did, simple pull it out and your good. I have inadvertently...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 530
Posted By MRV99
in my 2007 i had both the wifes phone and my...

in my 2007 i had both the wifes phone and my phone sync'd with the x5. The only thing which caused "My" phone to not connect was FOB based. My key, I was BT1 and the wife was BT2... On the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By MRV99
You cannot compare the FXX suspension versions to...

You cannot compare the FXX suspension versions to the E versions. Completely different stuff. You cannot compare a 5 series to a X5. There is no similarities in suspension and suspension terms. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By MRV99
211's are my winters and completely utilitarian...

211's are my winters and completely utilitarian to me. Both are equal in look.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,238
Posted By MRV99
ouch... kinda looks like a after market 214...

ouch... kinda looks like a after market 214 without the 2 tone look. I don't like the 336 in the silver bmw rim look...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By MRV99
Nice

Nice
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 568
Posted By MRV99
You are dealing with a BMW so there are a few...

You are dealing with a BMW so there are a few patterns which you have to understand. The E70 is an out going model so there is a decrease in value. The warranty is up so that decreases the price....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By MRV99
they used this same method for "painting" all...

they used this same method for "painting" all types of things. It is not paint, it is a printed pattern which gets floated and dissolved in water. The popular item is gun stocks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By MRV99
call dinan, give them the vin and see what they...

call dinan, give them the vin and see what they say.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By MRV99
Just remember the M5 was 90K well equipped and...

Just remember the M5 was 90K well equipped and it is an ///M car. Now ///M cars always cost double what a normal BMW cost for anything. Just because the car can be purchased for 20-25k does not...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-13-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,507
Posted By MRV99
FYI. Activated the auto a/a today to test. ...

FYI. Activated the auto a/a today to test.

Temp 41
HVAC 68 auto
S or manual mode
Shift S3
NO power button or off
Operating temp just below 210

It worked as advertised
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,507
Posted By MRV99
HAHA... well not all dealers have a clue. ...

HAHA... well not all dealers have a clue.

Auto Stop/start may or may not be enable every time you turn on your car. I believe all newer models default on but the e90 ///M which has this...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,507
Posted By MRV99
D or S mode has NOT made a difference to my auto...

D or S mode has NOT made a difference to my auto stop/start activation.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,209
Posted By MRV99
///M cars are completely different cars. They...

///M cars are completely different cars. They drive differently, feel different, Cost a hell of alot more to maintain and fix. I would spend time reading this forum before you begin because it...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,028
Posted By MRV99
1) get the newest, lowest mileage car you can...

1) get the newest, lowest mileage car you can afford. You will have to research to feel comfortable with the prices.

2)The newer the car, the better. LCI(Life cycle impulse) is usually the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By MRV99
My take is 1) options are purely personal...

My take is

1) options are purely personal preferences. What to YOU care about. color, sunroof, packages, nav manual or dct...

2) mileage (lower is usually better) In service date, the MY...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-12-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,507
Posted By MRV99
I don't know the exact conditions and I only can...

I don't know the exact conditions and I only can tell you my DCT experiences. Some events may be different for Manual transmissions. I read this information on the BMW site as well as my personal...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-05-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,164
Posted By MRV99
I suggest you head over to bimmerpost and rad the...

I suggest you head over to bimmerpost and rad the highmilage reports and issues if you want an learn. Bimmerpost M3 board gets 100x more traffic and you will find your answer over there
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-18-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,507
Posted By MRV99
Most likely the feature was not be activated by...

Most likely the feature was not be activated by the computer because the conditions did not favor starting and stopping of the motor. This is common
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-24-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,672
Posted By MRV99
I have been doing 1/2 interval oil changes since...

I have been doing 1/2 interval oil changes since I have owned BMW's. With the Turbo engines, they are harder on oil than NA so i find comfort in continuing to perform these changes. My SA who is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-24-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,748
Posted By MRV99
I have had Adaptive Drive on all my E70's and...

I have had Adaptive Drive on all my E70's and they made a HUGE difference. I had a X5 loaner without the AD and it was not even the same car. I can only assume that the DHP will be the best and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-24-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,965
Posted By MRV99
I have had a 540(e39), 545/550(e60) M3(e90) and...

I have had a 540(e39), 545/550(e60) M3(e90) and X5's(e70) and had no problem putting car seats in any of them. Yes the M3 was a bit tight but still can do it and i see car seats in the 3 series...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-24-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 770
Posted By MRV99
The EDC, Power and Traction Control on/off is...

The EDC, Power and Traction Control on/off is modifiable via the buttons on the center counsel. The steering settings can be modified under the M settings in the idrive. This is all explained in...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-22-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By MRV99
I had this happen 2 times and what I found is...

I had this happen 2 times and what I found is that the electrical/battery was very low. Since I have what BMW considered "unfavorable charge cycles" aka many short trips, the battery need to be put...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-17-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,048
Posted By MRV99
If it was a June 2011 production then it is a...

If it was a June 2011 production then it is a 2012. My 2012 was the last week in March build with expedited delivery for the second week in April(due to a buy back).
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