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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-03-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,186
Posted By Grimnebulin
Thanks! This is exactly what my SA told me when...

Thanks! This is exactly what my SA told me when purchasing my X5. He said he had been to the 1-2 day dealer training in LA (I think it was at Willow Springs Raceway) where he got to take out X5s...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-19-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,186
Posted By Grimnebulin
I just got my X5 without AD and it rides very...

I just got my X5 without AD and it rides very nice IMHO. Just my 2 cents.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-18-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 884
Posted By Grimnebulin
Nice find! Link: ...

Nice find!

Link:
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000JFJLP6/ref=xs_gb_AHJCAMSHTBM7Z?pf_rd_p=441937901&pf_rd_s=right-1&pf_rd_t=701&pf_rd_i=20&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_r=0AYX011MEEW9WXK3S46Y
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-16-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,761
Posted By Grimnebulin
I didn't get it and have no regrets, especially...

I didn't get it and have no regrets, especially considering the price, as my X5 rides fine without it. Just my 2 cents.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,738
Posted By Grimnebulin
Very good info - thanks! :thumbup: I have...

Very good info - thanks! :thumbup:

I have all the tools/pads/etc and have done the Zaino in the past but I just don't find that all the layers help all that much more compared to the time invested...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,407
Posted By Grimnebulin
My thoughts exactly - that's why we pulled the...

My thoughts exactly - that's why we pulled the trigger now and got a '13. The '14 is sounding like it might be softer looking like the X3. :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-12-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,738
Posted By Grimnebulin
Is cquartz or opticoat a single layer product or...

Is cquartz or opticoat a single layer product or multi layer product like Zaino? That's the main thing I hated about Zaino was that it took all these layers of products to work.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,738
Posted By Grimnebulin
Ard - you live around Sacramento, right? When are...

Ard - you live around Sacramento, right? When are you available for detailing? :p:rofl:

Impressive! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Grimnebulin
Mine took about 8 weeks from time order was...

Mine took about 8 weeks from time order was placed at dealer - a week to get a build # and build week assigned, another two weeks before build started, one week build time, then three weeks transport...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-11-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,407
Posted By Grimnebulin
But the dealer told me I could pre-order it in...

But the dealer told me I could pre-order it in that color! :cry::bawling: :D
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,892
Posted By Grimnebulin
Thanks! :thumbup: Drove it around for an...

Thanks! :thumbup:

Drove it around for an hour or two last night and it rides great and the power is amazing. :)

Got a emergency call from my wife this morning as the car is hers. She says that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,892
Posted By Grimnebulin
I ended up not getting the M-Perf Package. Also...

I ended up not getting the M-Perf Package. Also no Adaptive Drive either. Not missing the Adaptive Drive - ride is great as is. :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,892
Posted By Grimnebulin
Got it last night...love it! :thumbup::beerchug: ...

Got it last night...love it! :thumbup::beerchug:

Crappy cell phone pics to follow shortly.... :rofl:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=7728&pictureid=28711
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-10-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,627
Posted By Grimnebulin
http://www.s2ki.com/s2000/public/style_emoticons/d...

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,393
Posted By Grimnebulin
: popcorn:

: popcorn:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-06-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By Grimnebulin
I had this same issue with Sirius in my MINI this...

I had this same issue with Sirius in my MINI this morning on my way to work. It's stuck on one station and when I try to change channels, it just says "acquiring". This happened one time a month or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-03-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,064
Posted By Grimnebulin
About the same timeframe for mine as Lance Alot's...

About the same timeframe for mine as Lance Alot's and I'm in Sacto. Mine got on the train on June 22nd and should be available for pickup on Fri/Sat(6th/7th)....fingers crossed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,318
Posted By Grimnebulin
Looks good! :banana:

Looks good! :banana:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,123
Posted By Grimnebulin
Very nice! :thumbup: We are awaiting the...

Very nice! :thumbup:

We are awaiting the same thing (should get it about July 6), except ours will be the 50i with Oyster interior - can't wait to get it!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,324
Posted By Grimnebulin
+1. Anyone looking to buy new should check...

+1.

Anyone looking to buy new should check out this site first. BMW Config (http://www.bmwconfig.com). It shows your car's MSRP and Invoice Cost to the dealer - so add $500-1,000 over factory...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,318
Posted By Grimnebulin
Jealous of you both! :thumbup:

Jealous of you both! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,318
Posted By Grimnebulin
That's great - 23 days is super short. :thumbup:

That's great - 23 days is super short. :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,318
Posted By Grimnebulin
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: Did your CA...

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:


Did your CA tell you what date your X5 got loaded on the train and shipped out of SC? My CA called on Sat and said it was loaded on the train and left on the 22nd....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,665
Posted By Grimnebulin
Very cool! :thumbup:

Very cool! :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,665
Posted By Grimnebulin
My build finished up yesterday and the car is now...

My build finished up yesterday and the car is now awaiting transport per 800#. Today, I emailed my CA about the power steering recall and he said it does not appear that the vehicle has any holds on...
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