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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 25,498
Posted By vetaldj
I know that OEM towing mirror is maybe better but...

I know that OEM towing mirror is maybe better but I used this mirror (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001AJH1HK/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1) for two relocation across the country and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,804
Posted By vetaldj
Well, to get quiet ride ...

Well, to get quiet ride (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000T5BI8Y/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i02?ie=UTF8&psc=1)add additional $35

Worked like a charm for me.

Glad you found solution that works...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,804
Posted By vetaldj
Do what I did - buy it from them with BMW CCA...

Do what I did - buy it from them with BMW CCA discount ~$520 tax included and then ask to install it with your part, another ~$500. This way you still can make it ~$1100 or something. I went this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-01-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 584
Posted By vetaldj
It looks like mine with 64K is the highest, so...

It looks like mine with 64K is the highest, so far :)

No problem yet, just replaced leaked cooler under the warranty.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By vetaldj
Got pair of Meyle rotors...

Got pair of Meyle rotors (http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&vxp=mtr&item=111378387522) off ebay for $90 plus Textar pads...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By vetaldj
Got it installed in Hendricks around July 2013...

Got it installed in Hendricks around July 2013 for ~$950 all inclusive. Worked with Luka, really nice guy. Got just positive experience with service dept there (2 visits).
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 581
Posted By vetaldj
+1 for this Next time you start, look into...

+1 for this

Next time you start, look into navigation screen instead of dash, if this is triangle with exclamation sign it will say there what's wrong.

Also, this is almost definitely one of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By vetaldj
Called dealer to see if I can do bracket recall...

Called dealer to see if I can do bracket recall (by checking VIN on bmw na site for recall it not show up), they told me I can.
So I drop a car indicating that I also have a CEL too to check....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 534
Posted By vetaldj
Got them off eBay for $95 shipped for a pair....

Got them off eBay for $95 shipped for a pair. Damn, I think shipping itself costs like $35+, they are heavy... Package says they made in China, no surprise :)

Will see how they go, planning to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 795
Posted By vetaldj
Don't want to start new thread as this is exactly...

Don't want to start new thread as this is exactly what I'm looking for - replace EGR by myself. Have it failed and need it done. Part itself is not a problem - around $250. Take it out and put back...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By vetaldj
Was sneaking under the hood to check DEF refill...

Was sneaking under the hood to check DEF refill necks location and slightly opened one that is on the left side (easy access) and lots of pressurized air came out. Is that normal?

I'm thinking to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I was expecting responds like that so I did...

Well, I was expecting responds like that so I did read manual before and I did not find anything about that light so I posted... Just browsed it one more time and still nothing but little wording...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By vetaldj
Warning lights and code P20E8

Hi All,

Yesterday I've got a check engine light on and code is P20E8. I tried to find some information about that but only one thing I found that it's related to DEF some kind... Also, pretty...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By vetaldj
Have same uneven pattern on my wheel in my 2010...

Have same uneven pattern on my wheel in my 2010 X5 35d.

Looks like no reason to waste my time and go to my local dealer as even for coming smoke once in awhile from under the hood (looks like...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-15-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,845
Posted By vetaldj
$3.79 in Omaha, NE pretty much all time since I...

$3.79 in Omaha, NE pretty much all time since I moved here last August.

Regular is $2.99 - 3.04.



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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,538
Posted By vetaldj
Some time ago I has same dilemma - we were...

Some time ago I has same dilemma - we were looking for SUV and we tried X5 gas, well, while my wife was all up to it I really did not like it, it felt very heavy on the road, underpowered engine etc....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-09-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,804
Posted By vetaldj
This is BMW club. You can join for $48 per year....

This is BMW club. You can join for $48 per year. It also gives you some cash back for purchase of next BMW (you need to be member for more then a year).

You can join at bmwcca.org, as a good...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-09-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,804
Posted By vetaldj
Got mine for about the same from local dealer...

Got mine for about the same from local dealer with BMWCCA discount... Just call and ask. You can find it cheaper online but shipping will kill all savings.
Forum: General BMW 10-08-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 27,055
Posted By vetaldj
Shawn, can you please send me information as...

Shawn, can you please send me information as well? I've got 2013 from you earlier and interesting in latest maps as well!

Thanks!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-13-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,804
Posted By vetaldj
Stew, regarding brake controller - I went with...

Stew, regarding brake controller - I went with wireless one (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001P0ZA86/ref=oh_details_o09_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1), it's about $300 but it worked perfect for my set up...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-26-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 25,498
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, my set up for recent move, nothing fancy,...

Ok, my set up for recent move, nothing fancy, just me and a trailer... somewhere in MO on route to Omaha, NE.
Trip length: 1200 miles. Got ~15mpg with average 65mph and 5380lbs of trailer.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 25,498
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, I'm on the road with my 7x14 trailer with...

Ok, I'm on the road with my 7x14 trailer with electric brakes. It's full and I was worry about weight so I used truck scale to check it, result - 6600lb car plus 5380lb trailer. Looks like in 6000...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-12-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 25,498
Posted By vetaldj
Just got my hand on cargo 7x14 for my move...

Just got my hand on cargo 7x14 for my move yesterday. First though - damn, how my X5 will do it? Keeping in mind all pictures I saw here I though it will be fine and that how it was.

I barely...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-08-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By vetaldj
NO MORE TOOLS FOR RENT. Thread can be closed. ...

NO MORE TOOLS FOR RENT. Thread can be closed.

Thanks!
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-08-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By vetaldj
No, I sold them I did my job and nobody...

No, I sold them

I did my job and nobody interested for rent....
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