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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2006, 11:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,118
Posted By AndrewL
my 20" toyo tire hit a curb...low speed

and it was hard enough that marred slightly on my front right 20" rim like 1cm wide ..but my concern is that upon inspecting the tire, I notice a small section (about 1") of rubber separated from the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 723
Posted By AndrewL
they fit and works

they fit and works
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-10-2006, 01:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By AndrewL
go straight to the 20" is my recommendation

go straight to the 20" is my recommendation
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2006, 12:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,715
Posted By AndrewL
i never saw the interior, just the exterior and...

i never saw the interior, just the exterior and when I was driving. I was just considering as it looked so mean. My x5 is still a gem for me...Ex got my 05 530i and to be honest, I like my X better...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2006, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,715
Posted By AndrewL
opinions on Jeep Srt8?

With the new X5 coming up...I still like the looks of my First Gen X5. Saw the SRT8 Jeep cherokee..*****...it looks very nice. And amazingly fast.

So anyone got one? How's it compare?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2006, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,655
Posted By AndrewL
Hey, be glad....you could be an owner of a MB ML...

Hey, be glad....you could be an owner of a MB ML and have the value plummet!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2006, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,445
Posted By AndrewL
engine performance software upgrade?

My mechanic told me that there is a software performance upgrade that will enhance the 4.4 motor's power by 20%...apparently the E39 guys are saying it's possible. I'm saying I'm extremely...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2006, 12:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By AndrewL
radiator

radiator
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2006, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By AndrewL
recall stickers on the door...check them ...

recall stickers on the door...check them
examine the radiator..at 70k it will go out
coolant catch tank..that goes out too
I had the electrical bug of the rear tail gate...
corner markers front...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-15-2006, 10:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,225
Posted By AndrewL
they should just bring the turbo diesel...and end...

they should just bring the turbo diesel...and end the multiple engine options...it will perform way better anyways.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-15-2006, 10:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,225
Posted By AndrewL
I think just like any BMW, eventually the looks...

I think just like any BMW, eventually the looks will wear on you..wasn't too thrilled when they made the new 5 series..but since owning one (well, I'm paying for one as the Ex owns it) the car is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2006, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,178
Posted By AndrewL
wonder if this is too much wheel...

I haven't posted for such a long time but now have a little time for surfing and found this link...what do you guys think?

http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2315402
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2005, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,171
Posted By AndrewL
My personal recommendation of modern vehicles...

My personal recommendation of modern vehicles with all this computer stuff is to just lease the thing. Modern cars these days, consider this as a computer system that gets obsolete in 4 years or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2005, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By AndrewL
dvd option on menu?

How do you unlock the DVD option on the menu for my 2005 530i?

I see that there is a selection for that but is not activated...just curious. :dunno:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-04-2005, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By AndrewL
Mine looks pretty much like this one: ...

Mine looks pretty much like this one:

http://www.craigslist.org/sby/car/87346217.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2005, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By AndrewL
8 inch and 9 inch wide rims...definitely consult...

8 inch and 9 inch wide rims...definitely consult the tire manufacturer to see what fits what.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2005, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By AndrewL
I know that the 545i size of 245 front and 275...

I know that the 545i size of 245 front and 275 rear fits...this is less than a half an inch with the size you propose total width (hence less than 1/4" on either side)...I think imo it will fit. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2005, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,428
Posted By AndrewL
I just have mine replaced...that also seems to...

I just have mine replaced...that also seems to affect my alarm as I couldn't use my remote key to arm or disarm the car. There is a microswitch in that unit that affected it. This is the piece that...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2005, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,458
Posted By AndrewL
I won't know the exact details where I got the...

I won't know the exact details where I got the signal from as it was done by a stereo shop...my guess would be from some module in the back where the cd changer is located. They put the sub at the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2005, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,346
Posted By AndrewL
I personally would wait for the 550i as the sport...

I personally would wait for the 550i as the sport will have the active steering as an option. I am SERIOUSLY thinking of this car as my 05 530i is a pretty darn good car. Definitely will lease it as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2005, 07:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705
Posted By AndrewL
I think Bill was trying to make a joke. But...

I think Bill was trying to make a joke. But friendly competition isn't bad...Before I got the 530i I considered the M45...great features imo..but looks didn't strike me especially the rosewood...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-25-2005, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,110
Posted By AndrewL
That's a good one! :thumbup:

That's a good one! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2005, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,458
Posted By AndrewL
The stereo in those trucks are not that good huh?...

The stereo in those trucks are not that good huh? I think X5 world has that info....but what I have found is that the best bang for the buck for the X5 sound is just to add a subwoofer....I'd figger...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2005, 05:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705
Posted By AndrewL
LOL...Competition!!..hmm...I just got a 530i in...

LOL...Competition!!..hmm...I just got a 530i in May for my Wife as I personally have a x5 v8...honestly thought of the 545i originally until Josh So told me they are coming out with the 550i where...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2005, 09:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705
Posted By AndrewL
I may be wrong but I have done some drag racing...

I may be wrong but I have done some drag racing in the past in both cars and motorcycles. I've built over 15 Suzuki GSXRs where 5 of them was for drag racing and a couple of Rotary Powered vehicles...
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