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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-07-2008, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,130
Posted By jeffx5
dealer

I highly reccomend Jerry Bendl at South Bay BMW 310-939-7314. I have bought many cars from him,excellent service, everything always as promised, and great prices. He has been there forever, and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-22-2008, 10:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,314
Posted By jeffx5
CaliColin, I can't stop laughing after reading...

CaliColin,
I can't stop laughing after reading your letter to Alan. Good luck with your X5 search. My .02 would be to buy it from a BMW dealer, at least you know who you are dealing with.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-18-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,993
Posted By jeffx5
parking brake

My 07 had the same issue. I thought that the new software update corrected that ! You can definetely manually release the brake. There is a tool in the trunk and a compartment on the left side of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-13-2008, 02:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,993
Posted By jeffx5
parking brake has manual release. very easy to...

parking brake has manual release. very easy to use. mine stuck three times. ask dealer to show you how to use release. it is in the rear compartment on the left side behind a removeable panel. ...
Forum: General BMW 03-15-2008, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,307
Posted By jeffx5
trade assist

dont forget, the dealer will pay what the car is worth to them, just like desertrat said. However, the trade assist comes from the factory, and is designed to help bridge the gap between what your...
Forum: General BMW 03-14-2008, 10:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,307
Posted By jeffx5
trade assist

I got trade assist from MBZ on my 2003 E320 with intermitent electrical issues. MBZ chipped in 8000.00, when car was 9 months old. Between the trade assist and the dealers bid for my trade, I ended...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2008, 05:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,839
Posted By jeffx5
to: atl lex77

The noise is definetely on my 4.8i. I think that they checked the control arm and everything was tight. I am curious how your new X5 will be. Did yours make a noise from day one ? Are you going...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-05-2008, 11:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,839
Posted By jeffx5
thanks to bmw tech

Thanks Mr. BMW tech,
It is interesting how you know, or easily look up this stuff, and my local dealers struggle. If they cant resolve this, then maybe a road trip to northern cali. is in my...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-05-2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,839
Posted By jeffx5
other X5 4.8 problems

Hi,
I am sorry that you guys are having problems too. My 07 X5 4.8i has been having multiple problems also. My problems seem to be different from yours...
1. Parking Brake malfunction... three...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2007, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,154
Posted By jeffx5
parking break malfunction

Hi,
I just had my 07 X5 4.8 towed in yesterday (for the second time) for parking break malfunction. I still have a thumping noise from under the car over pot holes, they have replaced anti sway and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-02-2007, 12:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,493
Posted By jeffx5
Jerry Bendl. Fleet Manager. South Bay BMW...

Jerry Bendl. Fleet Manager. South Bay BMW 310-939-7314
very straight forward, honest and knowledgeable. He has been there forever.. I have bought several cars from him
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-16-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,297
Posted By jeffx5
bombrush

did your seat start squeaking immediately or after use. Mine started at about 2000 miles.
Please write back when you get new seat.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-15-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,297
Posted By jeffx5
2007 x5 4.8i

Hi,
I have a 07 X5 48 sport/premium. The black leather driver seat creaks and squeeks when weight is put on seat while driving, stopping, starting turning etc. I took it to two dealers, one said...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2007, 08:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,852
Posted By jeffx5
3rd row

I have put booster seats in 3rd row for my 6 year old and her friends..no problem.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2007, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 891
Posted By jeffx5
3 rd row

I have third row,and it appears to be the same size folded down as a X5 without. If there is a difference it would be slight.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-21-2007, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 772
Posted By jeffx5
carmax

I sold a car to carmax two months ago. No hassle, no haggle, and more then I could get from a dealer. I highly reccomend
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-21-2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,078
Posted By jeffx5
packfan

thanks Packfan,
The dealer returned the car to my office today...such service. They said that one of the shields under car was bent...which caused the grinding noise. I am not sure which shield it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-21-2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,078
Posted By jeffx5
thanks diver624

Thanks Diver,
I returned the car to the dealer today to fix suspension problem. I showed them all the places where the protectant was leaking on the side of the car too. They said that they will...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2007, 11:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,078
Posted By jeffx5
2007 x5 4.8i problems

Hi Everyone,
I have a 2007 X5 4.8i with sports package. My car has 1400 miles. I have had the following problems> I am wondering if anyone has had the same. My car has been in the shop two...
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