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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-19-2016, 09:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 831
Posted By ChuckGr
I went and did a test drive. I was interested in...

I went and did a test drive. I was interested in getting one. It is a nice car but there were several things that bothered me. The one that stopped me was that the second row seats do not fold down....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By ChuckGr
Ask your warranty people where you can get it...

Ask your warranty people where you can get it rebuilt. Any transmission can be rebuilt. It has been the practice in many dealers and others not to rebuild them. If they replace the transmission it is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-17-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By ChuckGr
Check these guys out. They have a very good...

Check these guys out. They have a very good reputation.

http://www.bimmer-tech.net
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-08-2016, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By ChuckGr
You can get one of the newer car jump starters...

You can get one of the newer car jump starters and keep it in your car. The newer ones have Lithium batteries that don't self discharge more than 1% a month. Here is one that Staples sells. They work...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 602
Posted By ChuckGr
Mine was done 2 years ago and the part was...

Mine was done 2 years ago and the part was available within a day or two.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-05-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,329
Posted By ChuckGr
You can force regeneration with Carly. Chuck

You can force regeneration with Carly.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-05-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 602
Posted By ChuckGr
BMW replaces the entire tank. They did it on...

BMW replaces the entire tank. They did it on mine.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-02-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By ChuckGr
Factory DVD's also split the country in half for...

Factory DVD's also split the country in half for 2009 and earlier E70's.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,115
Posted By ChuckGr
None!

None!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-16-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By ChuckGr
Some nozzles are bent. I have found that rotating...

Some nozzles are bent. I have found that rotating the nozzle about 90 degrees will work.
Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-12-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By ChuckGr
The dealer charges a lot more than other sources....

The dealer charges a lot more than other sources.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-12-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,535
Posted By ChuckGr
ECS Tuning and others sell a jack pad made just...

ECS Tuning and others sell a jack pad made just for BMW's. I got one to go with my bottle jack.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By ChuckGr
Try the following company. They use stock BMW...

Try the following company. They use stock BMW parts and remotely code the X5 for you.

http://www.bimmer-tech.net

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-15-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By ChuckGr
BMW branded engine oil is made by Shell Oil...

BMW branded engine oil is made by Shell Oil currently.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 674
Posted By ChuckGr
Yes, that is true. Chuck

Yes, that is true.

Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-18-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,579
Posted By ChuckGr
Search eBay for BMW FSC code and you can buy a...

Search eBay for BMW FSC code and you can buy a lifetime code. I paid about $80 or it and have done 3 updates without another FSC code.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-20-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By ChuckGr
Dealers make most of their money from service....

Dealers make most of their money from service. They are glad to have your business regardless of where you bought the car.

Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-20-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By ChuckGr
You are dealing with the wrong dealer. Find one...

You are dealing with the wrong dealer. Find one that will take your offer.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2016, 11:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,097
Posted By ChuckGr
A failed FRM happened to me at the body shop...

A failed FRM happened to me at the body shop also. Mine was under warranty so it was fixed under that.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-13-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,774
Posted By ChuckGr
I got hit by an idiot on a cell phone. He hit my...

I got hit by an idiot on a cell phone. He hit my left rear of my X5 at about 35 mph. Repairs cost $13,700 and took 2 1/2 months. We both had USAA insurance and I was told that he was insured. However...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-12-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,422
Posted By ChuckGr
That is a sign that the cable from the camera to...

That is a sign that the cable from the camera to the dashboard is bad. It happened to me when the temperature was hot out. I took a video of it to show the dealer.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-01-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By ChuckGr
I spaced my BWM cross bars with the instructions...

I spaced my BWM cross bars with the instructions and don't hear any objectional noise.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-26-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,215
Posted By ChuckGr
I had an BMW 320 a long time ago and if you did...

I had an BMW 320 a long time ago and if you did not fully seat the dipstick the engine did not run right.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By ChuckGr
It probably be a lot cheaper to go to a good...

It probably be a lot cheaper to go to a good upholstery shop and have them recover your headliner.

Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By ChuckGr
Push the emergency call button and tell them you...

Push the emergency call button and tell them you need a tow and they will send a tow truck for free.

Chuck
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