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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-14-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,684
Posted By Sputnee
Same here. I got my wife/then fiance hooked when...

Same here. I got my wife/then fiance hooked when I bought her 2006 325. When we had our second child, we were in the market for a SUV. Took her to see the new Explorers and she refused to get out...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2011, 10:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,214
Posted By Sputnee
I have a 06 325i with premium sound and IMHO it...

I have a 06 325i with premium sound and IMHO it sounds great. I will be picking up my 12 X5 35i SAV with premium sound next Thursday and prior to buying had the opportunity to play with an 11 with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,708
Posted By Sputnee
I'll take it :)

I'll take it :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-19-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,633
Posted By Sputnee
To piggyback on this, not much, but it also adds...

To piggyback on this, not much, but it also adds different look to front with the lower grill.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,385
Posted By Sputnee
Again, I can only speak as to what I am aware of....

Again, I can only speak as to what I am aware of. I just ordered a 2012 X5 and hopefully the quality is as good or better than my 325. I am in the military stationed here, so we get to see alot of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2011, 02:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,385
Posted By Sputnee
I have a 325i made here in Germany when I...

I have a 325i made here in Germany when I returned from Korea. My buddy who was stationed in Korea with me and also came back to Germany picked up 06 X5 at the same time. Absolutely no problems...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-18-2011, 06:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,133
Posted By Sputnee
[QUOTE=marauder73;6003809]:rolleyes: 1)...

[QUOTE=marauder73;6003809]:rolleyes:

1) True, there is currently no review of the NEW base HiFi system in the X5. I'd be very interested to hear a review from someone as soon as they get it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-08-2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,308
Posted By Sputnee
Good one! :rofl: Unfortunately the...

Good one! :rofl:

Unfortunately the decisions are still made in Germany. My military sales rep is pretty much up on things as it pertains to BMW.

I announced a long time ago that the 2011 35d...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-07-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,308
Posted By Sputnee
Available as 2012 Aug/Sep according to my SA and...

Available as 2012 Aug/Sep according to my SA and I am here in Germany.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-28-2011, 08:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,695
Posted By Sputnee
New HUD in X5

Has anyone taken a look at the 6 Series with the new HUD. I was talking to my SA today here in Germany and he is unsure if the 2012 X5 will have the same. Although not showing on the BMWUSA website,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-27-2011, 12:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,703
Posted By Sputnee
I agree. I have the same set-up except that I...

I agree. I have the same set-up except that I have the cold weather package and the running boards along with BMW apps.

Style and function is in the eye of the beholder. If people thought...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-22-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,157
Posted By Sputnee
I am stationed in Europe and have four friends...

I am stationed in Europe and have four friends with 35d's who live in Germany (US Spec Vehicles). All have the same problem. All four have had to take their vehicles back to the dealership on more...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2011, 05:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,488
Posted By Sputnee
Just changed my ordered from 2011 X5d to 2012 X5...

Just changed my ordered from 2011 X5d to 2012 X5 3.5i Sport Activity with Con, CW, Tech, Multi-Contour, Prem Sound, Running Boards, $59,300 (military sales, no taxes). Like you, cannot wait.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-15-2011, 03:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,488
Posted By Sputnee
I also have a 2011 X5d on order. The price...

I also have a 2011 X5d on order. The price sheets for 2012 X5's were posted earlier (see attached). It is true that that diesel will not be out until Sep/Oct, but, nobody can confirm if it will...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-14-2011, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,877
Posted By Sputnee
Saw that you own a 35i SA and was thinking about...

Saw that you own a 35i SA and was thinking about getting the same vehicle. Can you tell me what kind of gas mileage you are getting with this vehicle.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,181
Posted By Sputnee
They claim that a new premium sound package is in...

They claim that a new premium sound package is in the 35i and 35i SA standard, what is so different for 2012 than the sound package on the 2011.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-09-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
Help me out here, is this the Hi Fi sound that is...

Help me out here, is this the Hi Fi sound that is an option on the 2011, or just the same system but called a Hi Fi sound that is now standard in the premium package.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-09-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
Yes, for the gas models, not for the diesels.

Yes, for the gas models, not for the diesels.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2011, 12:29 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
For me, it makes sense to wait for a 2012 35d or...

For me, it makes sense to wait for a 2012 35d or buy the petrol 35i SA. Like I have posted before, I can save almost $750 by getting the 2012 versus the 2011 that I have on order now and I get HUD,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-03-2011, 12:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By Sputnee
Appreciate the information, but can you clarify...

Appreciate the information, but can you clarify one thing for me "Secondly, he also showed me BMW ordering system, at least today as March 2nd. The ordering system listed both 2011 and 2012 gasoline,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-02-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,781
Posted By Sputnee
Could not of said it better.

Could not of said it better.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-02-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By Sputnee
I'm a little slow, you say that you actually...

I'm a little slow, you say that you actually ordered a 2012 35d? When will you receive your vehicle and did the dealer happen to mention anything about the d not being produced until Oct. There is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-01-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
I cannot comment on the Ecco Credit because I am...

I cannot comment on the Ecco Credit because I am buying my X5 from military sales here in Germany, but, I previously posted the same about the 2012 35d remaining a 2011 until Oct. My salesman even...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-01-2011, 01:24 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
All this change in pricing/options, has anyone...

All this change in pricing/options, has anyone ordered a 2012?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-26-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,879
Posted By Sputnee
My salesman told me the same that 35d would not...

My salesman told me the same that 35d would not be available till fall. He even showed me the bulletin from BMW NA. Since I am here in Germany, the owner called Munich, but will not get a answer...
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