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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-16-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,678
Posted By BR328
2013 X5 50i, Computer says 17.5 MPG over 2500...

2013 X5 50i, Computer says 17.5 MPG over 2500 miles. My previous 2010 equivalent diesel over 45,000 miles had 24.5 MPG. I had a higher highway mix on the diesel though. Purely subjective, I would say...
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 04-09-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By BR328
Thanks. I will give the a call maybe they know...

Thanks. I will give the a call maybe they know someone
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-02-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,295
Posted By BR328
+1 on Schomp...I also have had good service...

+1 on Schomp...I also have had good service experiences with them, and it's where I just bought my new X5. If you are in the Denver area, they are much better than Gebhart and Murray, and that's from...
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 03-25-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By BR328
Glass Shop In Austin

Anyone know of a good glass shop in Austin for a windshield replacement?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By BR328
I had an overfill error too, but that dealership...

I had an overfill error too, but that dealership was totally incompetent. I ended up having it serviced at another dealer where is was done correctly.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-19-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By BR328
Just did a clear bra --- it's the best way to...

Just did a clear bra --- it's the best way to go...There are few options you need to know. It took about 2 1/2 hours to do and I did the least coverage.

Cheapest (I paid just $220 installed). This...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-19-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,860
Posted By BR328
My last car was dark blue and after three years...

My last car was dark blue and after three years had a good amount of swirls. I hand washed most of the time and kinda of knew when I created scratches. But I also did the car wash a few times, and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-25-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By BR328
I use the Zaino cleaner and Conditioner. Works...

I use the Zaino cleaner and Conditioner. Works fine but smells kinda of odd.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,601
Posted By BR328
Don't use my preparedness as a standard..but I...

Don't use my preparedness as a standard..but I only carry a tire pressure gauge,iPod and first aid kit (which I mainly carry as a just in case for when I go mtn bike riding). Oh and a roll of paper...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,659
Posted By BR328
Did you check your tire pressure?

Did you check your tire pressure?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,215
Posted By BR328
We also made a big deal about the dealership...

We also made a big deal about the dealership stickers. The guy was cool about it, said "Yeah we don't do that". The other dealership in town, which we initially went to and were totally disappointed...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,593
Posted By BR328
Well I was surprised at how it handled, fairly...

Well I was surprised at how it handled, fairly tight turning radius, good initial pick up but just not as impressive as the X5 50i. But I think if I was going to be driving/living in the mountains...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,142
Posted By BR328
I had a metal pet barrier - it was such a pain...

I had a metal pet barrier - it was such a pain for me whenever I wanted to remove it, and it constantly needed adjustment. Maybe they one I bought was garbage but I ended up buying a 1x2 piece of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,593
Posted By BR328
These are interesting comments. While I have no...

These are interesting comments. While I have no experience with the LR4, I recently test drove a RR Sport. It was nice but I thought the X5 was much better. I would definitely give the RR sport the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 624
Posted By BR328
Yes, the visor will slide along on the support...

Yes, the visor will slide along on the support rod. It does not actually get larger in size but rather can move back and forth on the support rod.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 624
Posted By BR328
3yrs and still discovering

I've had my current X5 for ~3years and recently discovered, kind of oddly, two features. Thought I'd share...

The first
I do a lot of long distance trips, 1000 miles. During those times, the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 887
Posted By BR328
I'm not following the math comment. I really want...

I'm not following the math comment. I really want to minimize the interest payment while not voiding the incentives. I can do this if I understand the flexibility in payment and time frame which I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 887
Posted By BR328
That's right I can pay off the X5 in full but to...

That's right I can pay off the X5 in full but to get the incentives you had to finance a portion for a period of time. I just don' t know the rules for the payoff and not voiding the incentives....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 887
Posted By BR328
BMW Financing and Incentives

So I just ordered a new X5 and had to finance a portion to get the incentives. The dealership told me the minimum amt was $7500 and you had to keep it for six months.

I get to thinking and figure...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-07-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,535
Posted By BR328
These Rola cross bars look very clean...I've read...

These Rola cross bars look very clean...I've read a number of good reviews on them..
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-06-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,985
Posted By BR328
I walk to my car in the morning, raining. I say...

I walk to my car in the morning, raining. I say "what the heck" the windows are all partly open. My wife starts blaming for not closing them the previous night, I'm losing my memory, you need to be...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-06-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By BR328
These little undocumented changes for the "less"...

These little undocumented changes for the "less" make each purchase a pain in the butt detective mystery. When I bought my 335d, which I ordered, BMW removed the seat pockets, downgraded the stereo,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By BR328
Too bad on the rail system, i have that in my...

Too bad on the rail system, i have that in my current X5. Guess I'll keep my current liner. Many Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By BR328
2013 X5 Cargo Area

I ordered a 2013 X5 50i. Can anyone tell me if it comes standard with a plastic cargo liner? And does it have the rail system with the moveable tie down rings? Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-04-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,166
Posted By BR328
My experience...went to a dealer for 2013 x50i...

My experience...went to a dealer for 2013 x50i two weeks ago. They wanted ~ $1500 above invoice plus all these bogus fees (~$1000). I walked out, got home emailed three other dealers that i was...
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