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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By X5SMW4.8
I appreciate any information. It's a...

I appreciate any information.

It's a noticeable hum, but it dies down once the car is below 10MPH. If you start the car and drive under around 25-30 mph, you don't hear it, but once its over that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Thank you. Looking back, I should have never...

Thank you.

Looking back, I should have never done the vacuum oil pump without getting a second opinion. The dealership said the car had lost 2 quarts of oil, which I thought was weird it never...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-08-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Making loud humming noise when let off throttle

I was driving the car on a road trip and had to accelerate rapidly to get onto the highway. Ever since that day, the X5 has been making a loud humming noise after the car accelerates past 20-25mph...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-28-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 357
Posted By X5SMW4.8
X5 makes 4 long beeps when locking and unlocking

When I stopped at the grocery store on the way home for work this evening, I went to lock the car and instead of the usual chirp, I got 4 long beeps. When I unlocked the car after shopping, I got...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 09-09-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,077
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Thumbs up Charleston, SC September 23rd BMW Meet

On September 23rd we are having a BMW meet up and drive in Charleston if anyone in the area is interested. We have about 25 RSVP's so far, ranging from M5s to 750Li to X5s and so on. The meet starts...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,033
Posted By X5SMW4.8
I have the 4.8, when I test drove the 35i I...

I have the 4.8, when I test drove the 35i I noticed the turbo lag and it didn't feel quick, got in the diesel and it had some power. I would love the 50i, but can't justify the cost.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,453
Posted By X5SMW4.8
You have to get it coded if you want that for an...

You have to get it coded if you want that for an X5 unfortunately, check out the coding thread here: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=577871
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,107
Posted By X5SMW4.8
So the clear way to ask that question is; Does...

So the clear way to ask that question is; Does BMW or a 3rd party make a detailed manual for the e70 similar to what Bentley has for their vehicles.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-24-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,932
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Curb weight is around 4,600 pounds, give or take...

Curb weight is around 4,600 pounds, give or take a little.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,107
Posted By X5SMW4.8
I am sorry I don't understand your question, why...

I am sorry I don't understand your question, why are you referencing Bentley and e70 in the same context?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-15-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By X5SMW4.8
When I picked up my dad 7 series from the...

When I picked up my dad 7 series from the dealership, the sunroof blow out on the 3rd day of ownership, I think he still like the car, he just can't manage to get the people at service department to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,589
Posted By X5SMW4.8
So was on a road trip this week with a few buds...

So was on a road trip this week with a few buds and one of them in the back decided to roll the window down at 80 mph and then put up the sunshade, he failed to have the sunshade lock into the holder...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-26-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 854
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Stephen, Welcome to the forum, your new X5...

Stephen,

Welcome to the forum, your new X5 looks beautiful, love the wheels. Welcome to BMW ownership, this forum is a helpful place to discuss, learn, and help others, look forward to your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-26-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 750
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Neither are great, lots of trade offs between...

Neither are great, lots of trade offs between them.

The 2009 is pretty stripped down for comforts, but does have the warranty.

The 2008 is alright equipped (has navigation and a few other...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-22-2012, 07:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,990
Posted By X5SMW4.8
A few more options like the HUD, heated steering...

A few more options like the HUD, heated steering wheel, 21" wheels, an a a few others, just not third row seats or rear heated seats.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,788
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Do a search next time: ...

Do a search next time:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=597097
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,063
Posted By X5SMW4.8
I think your going see a little larger hit buy...

I think your going see a little larger hit buy trading up, I would just upgrade the few things that matter most, navigation, bluetooth, and backup camera.

In my opinion, I would do the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 20,406
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Yeah, call BMW North America, they will probably...

Yeah, call BMW North America, they will probably handle it if everything is documented that nothing was resolved while the car was under warranty, but the fix was simple and should have been done. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,916
Posted By X5SMW4.8
$1,100 is ridiculous, don't use an AV shop, go to...

$1,100 is ridiculous, don't use an AV shop, go to an Indie BMW shop and see if they will do it, I am sure Alek has a great install video or instructions.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,103
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Don't get the running boards unless your shorter...

Don't get the running boards unless your shorter then 4.5'. They are a pain and only something for your pants to catch on and get them dirty.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,916
Posted By X5SMW4.8
I think your best bet is kankou's suggestion of...

I think your best bet is kankou's suggestion of Alekshop. Why do you need top view camera? If this option is so significant to your "needed options" and since you bought a new X5, why would you not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,493
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Also do you have any tint on the car, metallic...

Also do you have any tint on the car, metallic tint interferes with the comfort access.
Is the car still in warranty?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-19-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,681
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Hahaha, what happen to the part about not being...

Hahaha, what happen to the part about not being able to keep with some Ferrari's and Lambo's? I talked about the B7 on this forum once about how I didn't think it could be a fast sporty car and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-18-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,681
Posted By X5SMW4.8
Yeah an S65 is a smart idea of comfort and power,...

Yeah an S65 is a smart idea of comfort and power, would have to say the same for a 760Li or B7. Xclusive AutoSports, if you ever need a co-pilot or someone to fill the rear luxury seats hit me up! I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-11-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,681
Posted By X5SMW4.8
That is awesome, I just met a guy a few days ago...

That is awesome, I just met a guy a few days ago that did the first American Gumball 3000 and he said it was awesome.

I think a 750Li with a tune to 500Hp, a few cosmetic mods, and some nice...
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