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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-12-2013, 12:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,017
Posted By 11leven
Need a nice pair of new shoes!

Why not Mic lat HP with non run flats?
Myn X5d seems fine after bad exp with Conti DWS.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-02-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,835
Posted By 11leven
Another "what's wrong with my X5? my MPG is abysmal!" thread

Can't help ...
But after some back and forth Stanford games and a long trip to SoCal my 35d got 608 miles for a full tank.
Glad I got a D!


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-29-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,072
Posted By 11leven
Any solution for the tiny/annoying sun visor (see pic)

I got these and they seems to work for my X5d
1/2 ton Truck Visormates - Side Window Sun Visor Extenders

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B007KBMSNE


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By 11leven
Bike mounting options

400999
I've been using this...good option and easy to install and off.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,838
Posted By 11leven
New Tires for my 2012 X5 diesel

Dam it they don't make the staggered 20's


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-09-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,449
Posted By 11leven
Anyone running the Continental Extreme Contact DWS 20" on 35d?

I was one of those unlucky Conti customer. Had issues with handling and can't make the car go in a straight line even after multiple alignment and tire swaps.
Had to give up Conti's and go with non...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,804
Posted By 11leven
Radial pull is what BMW attributed with DWS- they...

Radial pull is what BMW attributed with DWS- they even verified the alignment by switching to Dunlop RFT's from another brand new car tires on the lot. I made them do the alignment atleast 4 times...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-17-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,804
Posted By 11leven
I changes to 20" Conti DWS and had vibration and...

I changes to 20" Conti DWS and had vibration and pull to the right- braking too is not as good as RFT Dunlops and bouncy on bad roads.
No change even after exchanging different set and multiple...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-02-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By 11leven
Sent u a private message

Sent u a private message
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By 11leven
Sorry to hijack the thread.. In my case a...

Sorry to hijack the thread..
In my case a teenager rare ended from a dead stop and costed $5800 to replace rare gate,drop down gate and bumper with work done at a BMW collision center.
Both of us...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 909
Posted By 11leven
Auto hold & heating resets every time car is...

Auto hold & heating resets every time car is switched off.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-01-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,249
Posted By 11leven
You can tilt 2nd row seats at two angles giving...

You can tilt 2nd row seats at two angles giving little more room for 3rd row ppl and I get to use that when hauling kids friends- total 5 in the back. +wife= total 7! Albite short trips to soccer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By 11leven
How did OEM tires worked out for you in terms of...

How did OEM tires worked out for you in terms of ride comfort? R they RFT's and how many miles did they last before they worn out?
I'm thinking of moving to 20' Mich tour HP's non RFT's as Conti...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-13-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,205
Posted By 11leven
I had the staggered setup limiting the moment of...

I had the staggered setup limiting the moment of tires just side to side- with out any help!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-13-2013, 01:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,205
Posted By 11leven
Think I'm the unlucky one. Changed my 12xd...

Think I'm the unlucky one.
Changed my 12xd 9kmiles 20" Dunlop to Conti DWS a month ago from a local American tire shop in Bay Area.
Started steering vibration and pulling to right immediately ....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By 11leven
356068 seems to work fine for my occasional use.

356068 seems to work fine for my occasional use.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-19-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By 11leven
Thanks... Attaching both the sheets with two...

Thanks...
Attaching both the sheets with two days apart.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-15-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,058
Posted By 11leven
Wish they provide steering mounted shift paddles...

Wish they provide steering mounted shift paddles on X5D...much more convenient to shift when required.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-09-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By 11leven
BMW charged $199 for alignment and still has...

BMW charged $199 for alignment and still has pulling and worst part is steering was not centered. Two visits back to back to correct and still myn pulls to right on the left most lane of highway...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-07-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By 11leven
Can feel the vibration at speeds above 60miles...

Can feel the vibration at speeds above 60miles and pronounced when braking.
Today DT guys did road forced balancing and it seems to be helping- but no where close to Original Dunlop's !
Got to see...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-06-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By 11leven
Wow! you must have got really nice roads in your...

Wow! you must have got really nice roads in your area.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-06-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By 11leven
DWS are soft,cushy,less noisy & obviosly less...

DWS are soft,cushy,less noisy & obviosly less sporty compared to 20" Dunlop RFT's it replaced.
But the main complaint is with steering vibration- still feeling even after two balancing/alignment...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-05-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By 11leven
I switched to Conti DWS, no spare bcz of third...

I switched to Conti DWS, no spare bcz of third row. Got Conti confit kit assuming that will do the tricks RFT does: 120 miles after a flat.
Just that you have to be on top of your TPMS warnings when...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-04-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,626
Posted By 11leven
+1

+1
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-28-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,131
Posted By 11leven
Off topic but can't stop to ask! I switched to...

Off topic but can't stop to ask!
I switched to Conti DWS 20" from Dunlop's using local Discount tires and I'm told to rotate side to side for 50K warranty in spite of staggered setup.
Since then my...
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