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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Today, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By ChuckGr
This is from a BMW website. "California...

This is from a BMW website.

"California residents needing assistance with a replacement key, please call 1-888-575-5397 at any time."

We get a special discount because BMW will not release key...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-31-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By ChuckGr
Just drive your x5 for a while and the errors...

Just drive your x5 for a while and the errors that were caused by disconnecting the battery will clear up. It happened to me.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By ChuckGr
The quickest way to find out if they sell it...

The quickest way to find out if they sell it separately is to call them.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By ChuckGr
Execuhitch sells their hitch with an OE BMW...

Execuhitch sells their hitch with an OE BMW wiring harness. You may be able to get one from them.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By ChuckGr
The only thing you can do is to replace it. Some...

The only thing you can do is to replace it. Some people have however had theirs sanded down and painted to match the body color.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-26-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By ChuckGr
214's are staggered and the rear rims are wider...

214's are staggered and the rear rims are wider than the front ones. If your setup is stock there is no spacer and the BMW wheel locks will work.

Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-26-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By ChuckGr
It sounds like you need to get a wheel alignment....

It sounds like you need to get a wheel alignment.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By ChuckGr
In California we have a law that makes the...

In California we have a law that makes the manufacturers give out the key code information. If they do not they have to make the keys available at a deep discount. I believe you can get a BMW key for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,113
Posted By ChuckGr
I would not take my X5 to a mechanic who said...

I would not take my X5 to a mechanic who said that about my X5.
Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-09-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,205
Posted By ChuckGr
All weight distribution hitches come with sway...

All weight distribution hitches come with sway control. On many sway control is an option.

Chuck
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-18-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,650
Posted By ChuckGr
You are right you don't understand this X5. If...

You are right you don't understand this X5. If you drive it on full electric power for 13 miles the battery is not dead. It still has a lot of energy left for acceleration. It just needs the engine...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-12-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 588
Posted By ChuckGr
Change the oil drive it for a while and then...

Change the oil drive it for a while and then trade it for another car.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-11-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,065
Posted By ChuckGr
Next time you put the boat back on the trailer...

Next time you put the boat back on the trailer don't put the boat all of the way on. Say a few inches from hitting the bow support. Then measure the tongue weight again and see how much the weight...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-05-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,050
Posted By ChuckGr
There was no notification sent out. It is not a...

There was no notification sent out. It is not a safety recall.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-25-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By ChuckGr
delete

delete
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-23-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 870
Posted By ChuckGr
The zoom feature was available only on X5M...

The zoom feature was available only on X5M models.

Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By ChuckGr
You are correct. My X5 has been in the cold but...

You are correct. My X5 has been in the cold but only a few times a year. I see temperatures above 100 more often. There are differences in the wood though. Walnut is usually harder than poplar and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By ChuckGr
On my 2010 x5 with the dark burl walnut wood...

On my 2010 x5 with the dark burl walnut wood trim. I have 62,000 miles on it and it has never been in a garage and the wood is in very good condition without any cracks.
Chuck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 660
Posted By ChuckGr
I bought the IVINI bluetooth adapter from Amazon...

I bought the IVINI bluetooth adapter from Amazon and it did not work on my 2010 X5 35D with my iPhone 5s. I contacted IVINI and they said that I needed the WiFi adapter. I ordered it and returned the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-19-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By ChuckGr
Because that is not your car.

Because that is not your car.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-17-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,230
Posted By ChuckGr
A rock could have been thrown at the windshield...

A rock could have been thrown at the windshield while the car was parked and you were not there.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-09-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By ChuckGr
Send to car is still there I used it today. In...

Send to car is still there I used it today. In google maps put the address in and search. The address will show up on the map. In the text box below where you put the address in there will be a small...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-08-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,205
Posted By ChuckGr
I found the part numbers of each part in both the...

I found the part numbers of each part in both the class II and III hitch kit. Salon the parts are the same except for the towing adapters. The 2 inch square receiver tube gives you a class II hitch...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-07-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,205
Posted By ChuckGr
The sales guys and the manager are both wrong....

The sales guys and the manager are both wrong. BMW has two different hitches a class II and a class III.

Chuck

BMW X5 2014-15
Trailer Hitches

Class II
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-03-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 973
Posted By ChuckGr
I have a neighbor who has one of those non hidden...

I have a neighbor who has one of those non hidden Hidden Hitches on his minivan.

Chuck
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