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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-07-2010, 02:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,949
Posted By RedRockin
Don't have that issue. Mine stays where I set...

Don't have that issue. Mine stays where I set it. But, I don't use an iPhone. Don't know if you are using bluetooth, iPhone cradle or 6FL connector cable only. If no one else here chimes in, you...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,518
Posted By RedRockin
http://www.tirerack.com/tires/surveyresults/survey...

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/surveyresults/surveydisplay.jsp?type=UHPAS I considered the Contis but decided to not get High Performance. They are very highly rated and MANY X5ers here and in...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,843
Posted By RedRockin
Pas, I am nooooooooo tire expert!!! But, I can...

Pas,
I am nooooooooo tire expert!!! But, I can point you in the right direction. There are many many many people bothe here in bimmerfest and in xoutpost who are MUCH more knowledgeable!!!!!
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,843
Posted By RedRockin
CDN quoted FBO Jamze Get any decent tire...

CDN quoted FBO Jamze

Get any decent tire center to put on your new tires and the TPMS are fine. "Reprogramming" is in your iDrive and you do it yourself. Read your manual in the section about...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By RedRockin
Not with third row -> takes up the storage...

Not with third row -> takes up the storage space.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By RedRockin
My only point was to help Gator with price...

My only point was to help Gator with price negotiation.

As for the jack, ACDelco 4 ton bottle jack was $25 at local Checker Auto Parts. Cheap, smaller, much easier and I like it way better. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By RedRockin
same cover/door. If you haven't looked carefully...

same cover/door. If you haven't looked carefully yet, the "floor" in the rear compartment lifts to reveal that storage compartment. This is where the tire will go (totally out of sight and not in...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By RedRockin
Mine charged me $179 for tire, rim and mount and...

Mine charged me $179 for tire, rim and mount and bal. But, had to push for that. In another thread http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=425123 post #6 has a link for the rim for $73...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,958
Posted By RedRockin
Ok, thanks. The exec items here are either stand...

Ok, thanks. The exec items here are either stand alones or in other packages.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,958
Posted By RedRockin
Seen a few posts mentioning "Executive Package"...

Seen a few posts mentioning "Executive Package" but don't see it on the BMWUSA build your own page for packages. Is this something new for 2011? Or is this a package not offered in USA? what's in...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By RedRockin
Great link - nice product.

Great link - nice product.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By RedRockin
Looked pretty carefully and found nothing. I too...

Looked pretty carefully and found nothing. I too have a dog. I bought this: http://www.autobarn.net/lloyd-velourtex-mat.html you have to enter the vehicle and I got the cargo mat for $75. It is a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-04-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By RedRockin
Works for me and I do not pay the $199/yr. Great...

Works for me and I do not pay the $199/yr. Great feature. Perhaps new vehicles come with limited BMWAssit; I do not get the gas prices, etc. When you enter the email address into google maps, I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,259
Posted By RedRockin
If you don't know, you can program your "radio"...

If you don't know, you can program your "radio" buttons for frequently dialed numbers, nav points, and just about any frequently used iDrive settings. I rarely use the radio and can store stations...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,843
Posted By RedRockin
Not 100% sure but I believe Assist will only tow...

Not 100% sure but I believe Assist will only tow you to a dealer. AAA will tow you wherever you want to go. Dealers are notoriously expensive for tires. I live 100 miles from my dealer so I keep...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-18-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,409
Posted By RedRockin
Don't know if any of this will help you in...

Don't know if any of this will help you in Philippines...

For my 2010, my dealer sold me for $179 + tax (included mount and bal).
FP # 36-12-0-418-845 tire 155/90D18 Dunlop
FP # 36-11-6-768-861...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2010, 01:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,820
Posted By RedRockin
No Sweat Sea Doom, clearly the advice from CA was...

No Sweat Sea Doom, clearly the advice from CA was incorrect. A posted, Penguin proved the inaccuracy of the AAc files too. Geeee, who woulda thunk it - incorrect info from a sales division??? One...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-15-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,820
Posted By RedRockin
OH7, I do think you can still use your iPod but...

OH7, I do think you can still use your iPod but just not thru iDrive; you'll have to control thru iPod. as I posted, I think you can use the AUX plug (pretty sure the ipod/usb(6Fl) cable sends your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-15-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,820
Posted By RedRockin
Thanks Sea Doom, I did use root for all and...

Thanks Sea Doom,
I did use root for all and mine recognizes all artists, albums, and genres because of the id3 tags imbedded. Below is the email response from my CA from when I inquired just before...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-14-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,820
Posted By RedRockin
While I am not 100% certain (mine has the iPod...

While I am not 100% certain (mine has the iPod adapter/usb 6FL option - which I ordered because I thought it was the only way to get the USB port, which you can verify if I am correct or not). I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-13-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,130
Posted By RedRockin
Then post is for the benefit of others! :thumbup:

Then post is for the benefit of others! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,565
Posted By RedRockin
"welcome lights" on/off toggle in iDrive seems to...

"welcome lights" on/off toggle in iDrive seems to only work with headlights in auto position. But, as far as I can tell, welcome lights only changes headlights on or off when you hit unlock on the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,565
Posted By RedRockin
Yea, Not exactly one of the more INTUITIVE...

Yea, Not exactly one of the more INTUITIVE functions of iDrive!! :wow:

Not overly concerned about THIS one. don't know of too many "points of interest" in Phoenix!! :rofl:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,565
Posted By RedRockin
THAT did it!! Who Knew? (obviously YOU did!)...

THAT did it!! Who Knew? (obviously YOU did!) THANKS! :beerchug: Any idea why the North up requirement? I prefer true orientation. But, I rarely need traffic (only when venturing into urban/metro...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,565
Posted By RedRockin
Thanks. That is what I thought. I did it...

Thanks. That is what I thought. I did it yesterday after posting. The button shows it is toggling but I see no difference in the map view. I haven't used this yet because I haven't had much need...
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