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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 652
Posted By vetaldj
You can check this...

You can check this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I'm doing myself, and it holds up to the...

Well, I'm doing myself, and it holds up to the next change...

If you can do it yourself, search for DIY, it's easy. Otherwise, go to the dealer, they regularly have promotions for like $89 or so....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,571
Posted By vetaldj
Congrats and enjoy! With BMW service prices...

Congrats and enjoy!

With BMW service prices that *goal* is very doable, 2-3 services and you are done with your $3800. Hope you will not use it though!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-23-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 897
Posted By vetaldj
Saw today a station in Torrance with HPR, was...

Saw today a station in Torrance with HPR, was pretty much empty and decided to try. I pulled up and notice that price is $1.16 higher ($3.67) then Diesel #2 I always use ($2.73). Decided to skip it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,698
Posted By vetaldj
Well, needless to say that problem was active...

Well, needless to say that problem was active tank, part ordered, all covered under warranty, either CPO or emission, don't know yet.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,680
Posted By vetaldj
As I posted in another post - I found alternative...

As I posted in another post - I found alternative that worked for me. I did it for inspection of how cable is routed and found solution :)

Took rear hatch trim off, unplug cable it from camera,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,456
Posted By vetaldj
I think I can add third, alternative solution for...

I think I can add third, alternative solution for this. As all, I have flickering issue with high temperature outside. Went to dealer, they told that cable should be changed - $1200.

So, I decided...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,698
Posted By vetaldj
Damn me, I brake my own rule to never say that my...

Damn me, I brake my own rule to never say that my car is problem free and here you go.

I have CEL as well and after reading I have 4D32 and 46F9 codes. After some googling found this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By vetaldj
One more thing - check rear view camera if it...

One more thing - check rear view camera if it gives good steady image. Come to check it when it's hot outside. If it's flickering - ask for fix (cable need to be replaced). Not covered by CPO, about...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By vetaldj
One suggestion - go for it if you like it :) If...

One suggestion - go for it if you like it :) If you will get good one you will love it and enjoy it for a long time, otherwise you will be not that happy. Hope this will be good one for you!

Is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-10-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By vetaldj
How they are in compare to older versions? ...

How they are in compare to older versions?

I installed few updates and stop doing that after I see pretty much no difference between versions.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 29,432
Posted By vetaldj
Well, having same issue with my car after hitch...

Well, having same issue with my car after hitch installed in BMW dealer, went once to fix, they claimed that did - but that was just band aid. Just few days ago went to the dealer to check on camera...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 29,432
Posted By vetaldj
Well, having same issue with my car after hitch...

Well, having same issue with my car after hitch installed in BMW dealer, went once to fix, they claimed that did - but that was just band aid. Just few days ago went to the dealer to check on camera...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 972
Posted By vetaldj
Thanks again! For situation with Camry I...

Thanks again!

For situation with Camry I keep hitch trailer ball in place.
I did notice that without it I have way more tailgaters here in SoCal. With it installed - way less :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 972
Posted By vetaldj
Thanks edycol! +1 for EBC here. How they are...

Thanks edycol!

+1 for EBC here. How they are in compare to OEM pads in terms of braking? Dust is less important.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 972
Posted By vetaldj
Guys, can you please help me to figure out which...

Guys, can you please help me to figure out which front pads to take? Initially I left 3 to choose from and I can't decide...
so, I have Textar...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,680
Posted By vetaldj
Here's some info I've got: problem is of bad HSD...

Here's some info I've got: problem is of bad HSD cable, part number 61-12-9-241-791 (http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=FE43-USA---E70-BMW-X5%203.0si&diagId=61_2750#61129241791).

Will...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,680
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I had that same thing happen to my car and...

Well, I had that same thing happen to my car and after reading my CPO warranty I though it will be covered. They checked everything and told me that yep, that's the cable that is bad.
Not covered...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-30-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By vetaldj
It is simple but it can be pretty hard to...

It is simple but it can be pretty hard to complete with big hands as it's in tight spot and very short wire.

Looks nice anyway!
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-27-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 272
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Views: 28,691
Posted By vetaldj
I have a quick question - I use V49 datten now...

I have a quick question - I use V49 datten now and wonder if all those updates cumulative or just updates so you need to load them in sequence?

Does anybody know that?

Thanks!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By vetaldj
I did buy mine from eBay :) First i decided which...

I did buy mine from eBay :) First i decided which brand I go with and then found good deal on eBay.

I used Textar pads (OEM ones but less dust for sure) and Mayle rotors. I know that everybody...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By vetaldj
Looks like you can try here...

Looks like you can try here (https://www.mybimmerparts.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=AccessoryCatalog&catalogid=8971&siteid=216559&categoryID=181335)

At least it not shown that it's OOS or NA.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-25-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 595
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, checked mine, and no bending whatsoever. As...

Ok, checked mine, and no bending whatsoever.
As I said, I did move from NC to NE, almost 3 days, have almost 6000 lbs trailer with stuff at the front so it was really hard on suspension and unknown...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 595
Posted By vetaldj
I have OEM, will do picture today or tomorrow. ...

I have OEM, will do picture today or tomorrow.

I was towing ~6K Lbs trailer from NC to NE with unknown tongue weight but it was too hard on suspension so I bet it was about the limit.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,439
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I wouldn't make my decision only by...

Well, I wouldn't make my decision only by checking one particular car. I had Toyota - it was spending more time in the shop then I drove it but it's doesn't mean that Toyota is unreliable, right?
...
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