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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Today, 06:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
Reach out to some of the forum dealer sponsors...

Reach out to some of the forum dealer sponsors here (at least I think they're considered "sponsors") and ask them what they'd sell you these plans for. Also shop other dealers in your area or if...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-26-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
If you decide to spring for the extended warranty...

If you decide to spring for the extended warranty or maintenance packages, keep in mind that EVERYTHING is negotiable. I came prepared with what I wanted (both the warranty and extended maintenance...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By John Galt
HAHAHA!!! You caught me! Land yachting.

HAHAHA!!! You caught me! Land yachting.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By John Galt
35d bitches!!! Those who say this is not accurate...

35d bitches!!! Those who say this is not accurate have never driven a d like I do. That is actually getting really close to my on-paper calculated averages based on the odo and pumped gallons.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-14-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By John Galt
Range!!!!!

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Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 03-14-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 910
Posted By John Galt
No paddles on my base 35d. Without coding, the...

No paddles on my base 35d. Without coding, the paddles on this wheel would make a great place to hang air fresheners... (Insert sarcasm here __).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-14-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,158
Posted By John Galt
:) Guessing over-molded fake lenses to keep...

:) Guessing over-molded fake lenses to keep prying 'Fester eyes away from new design...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 03-05-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 910
Posted By John Galt
Price? Also, how would those paddles work on a...

Price? Also, how would those paddles work on a non-M-Sport X5, such as my base 35d? Any ideas? Good place to hang air fresheners?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-27-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By John Galt
I keed! Mistake, as in X3 owners thinking they...

I keed! Mistake, as in X3 owners thinking they have an X5.... :rofl:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-23-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By John Galt
Are you sure you have an X5 and not an X3? I know...

Are you sure you have an X5 and not an X3? I know this is a common mistake some X3 owners make. A photo may help us determine the root cause of your lack of power adjustment...

:)
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-18-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,098
Posted By John Galt
ftw!!!

ftw!!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-13-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,081
Posted By John Galt
FUUUUUUCCCCKKKK! Hope it works out!

FUUUUUUCCCCKKKK! Hope it works out!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-13-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 662
Posted By John Galt
Damn. Glad they finally admitted this flaw and...

Damn. Glad they finally admitted this flaw and got on top of it. Had my passenger door do the same thing twice. Thanks very much for sharing!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-12-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,081
Posted By John Galt
I see you're in IA, is that correct? I live in MN...

I see you're in IA, is that correct? I live in MN and had the same thing happen on my 35d due to some extreme cold-weather driving in SD. (Not sure if there's any correlation) but mine was due to a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-04-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 605
Posted By John Galt
I run the Blizzak tires on my F15 35d with 18...

I run the Blizzak tires on my F15 35d with 18 inch wheels and LOVE them. I have had them on my E70 and put about 20,000 miles on them, they wear extremely well and now are mounted on the F15....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-01-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 680
Posted By John Galt
Yeah- I never get brake dust with my F15 as I did...

Yeah- I never get brake dust with my F15 as I did in my E70. The E70 was bordering on ridiculous. I wonder how much the air curtain design contributes to this...

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,940
Posted By John Galt
I'd be happy to! First major issue with my F15...

I'd be happy to! First major issue with my F15 35d in 28,000 miles was the exhaust system getting fried (figuratively speaking) due to extreme cold weather in MN and SD. I don't want to hijack this...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,940
Posted By John Galt
I got out of the company fleet-car drivel I was...

I got out of the company fleet-car drivel I was forced to drive almost two years ago and bought a new E70 35d. It was a great honeymoon and I would have been on track to put 50,000 miles on it in a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-24-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,940
Posted By John Galt
I should also add that when I first picked up the...

I should also add that when I first picked up the vehicle, I thought the Eco Pro mode was a gimmick. I'm in field sales and drive 50k miles a year, and much to my surprise when driving in Eco Pro...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-23-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,940
Posted By John Galt
+1,000,000!!!

+1,000,000!!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-16-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,282
Posted By John Galt
Thanks mnx5er! Stay warm and enjoy the warm spell...

Thanks mnx5er! Stay warm and enjoy the warm spell we're about to have...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-14-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,282
Posted By John Galt
I'm cross-posting from another thread but very...

I'm cross-posting from another thread but very pertinent here:

Driving my 35d yesterday and the dreaded "drivetrain malfunction" warning chimed right as I was getting off of the highway after a 20...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-14-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,048
Posted By John Galt
I've unfortunately now got a dog in this fight!...

I've unfortunately now got a dog in this fight! Driving my 35d yesterday and the dreaded "drivetrain malfunction" warning chimed right as I was getting off of the highway after a 20 minute drive from...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-13-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By John Galt
Hmm. Seems that bmwconfig.com still opens. Is it...

Hmm. Seems that bmwconfig.com still opens. Is it that new production is no-longer loaded?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-12-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,249
Posted By John Galt
HOLY $H!T! Send me your man card immediately!!!...

HOLY $H!T! Send me your man card immediately!!! Can't park your X5 in a garage stall??? (mostly kidding- practice, practice, practice... and with a spotter the first several times!!!)

-John
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