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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) Yesterday, 06:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,384
Posted By baloo588
ITs a combo of the runflats and out of alignment...

ITs a combo of the runflats and out of alignment specs. I had that issue on my F10 from factory. Once I dumped the runflats and got a proper alignment the car tracked straight.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-05-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By baloo588
We do 25k a year on our 2015 X5d and its at 35k...

We do 25k a year on our 2015 X5d and its at 35k miles so far no issues for business. Lease is better so we can write it off. The lease payment is a bit high around 1k a month though.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-08-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,689
Posted By baloo588
I still love how our 2014 Audi A6 and 2016 Audi...

I still love how our 2014 Audi A6 and 2016 Audi A7 3.0T with sports package rides and handles vs my 2012 BMW 5 series which I sold few years ago due to the dull and boring feel. I am not confident...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-21-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,008
Posted By baloo588
BUMP!! STILL AVAILABLE and in excellent...

BUMP!! STILL AVAILABLE and in excellent condition. 600 plus shipping
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-23-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,705
Posted By baloo588
I am hearing that the TDI is the only version in...

I am hearing that the TDI is the only version in the SQ7.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-19-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,705
Posted By baloo588
I am also debating to replace our 2015 BMW X5d...

I am also debating to replace our 2015 BMW X5d with the new Audi SQ7 TDI that I am hearing will arrive sometime this year according to local dealer managers. I prefer the overall packaging, looks,...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-18-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,883
Posted By baloo588
I think you will love them. Look at the review...

I think you will love them. Look at the review below about the sportiness of the XICE XI3 with great traction.
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-17-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,883
Posted By baloo588
The XICE XI3 ride amazing and has a good traction...

The XICE XI3 ride amazing and has a good traction in deep snow and ice. IT does well in the slush for the big Audi A8L but I dont know how it will perform for the SUV like the Tiguan. I am using size...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,883
Posted By baloo588
Really!!?? I had no idea it wouldnt last that...

Really!!?? I had no idea it wouldnt last that long... We do 25k miles a year on the X5 and we just did 2k miles on the tires so far and its still looking good. What pressure should I run them at?...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-14-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,883
Posted By baloo588
We put Bridgestone Blizzaks DM V2 tires size...

We put Bridgestone Blizzaks DM V2 tires size 255/50R19 on our 2015 BMW X5d and its more better than the non runflat all seasons Michelins on ice and deep snow as well as slush. I have always used...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-31-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
Good point!

Good point!
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-31-2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
Scientist dont have real word exposure like us...

Scientist dont have real word exposure like us physicians. I have seen thousands of patients over my career and have been to many conferences and research meetings and there has not been proven that...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-29-2016, 10:08 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
As a interventional cardiologist I 100% with you....

As a interventional cardiologist I 100% with you. More people die from their lifestyle habits then the environments causing any cancer or plaques in their arteries. Diesel gas has nothing to do with...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-29-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
Well said! I am shock and alarmed at the issue we...

Well said! I am shock and alarmed at the issue we face in the field of medicine since i am a physician and I am seeing an increase in the amount of obesity, smoking, alcoholism, drugs, etc that is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 73,294
Posted By baloo588
I tried everything too and heck I was the...

I tried everything too and heck I was the original poster of this thread few years ago and god the BMW 5 series is one of the most stubbornest car I have every bought. It will always vibrate around...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 73,294
Posted By baloo588
Good point. I have been very successful in...

Good point. I have been very successful in getting over 10 tires replaced in the past 5 years with all road force just beyond 12 lbs from many manufactures because I get these tires from tirerack and...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-24-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
Are you nuts? People dont do that and I dont...

Are you nuts? People dont do that and I dont smell any fumes like the older diesels. Heck, even at idle and sitting outside near my garage there is no horrible fumes. We have ad blue tanks to help...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-24-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
WE have 2 diesels in our house and there are NO...

WE have 2 diesels in our house and there are NO fumes! The 2015 X5 and the 2014 Audi A6 3.0 TDI. Both are super torqey and great gas mileage with average of 650 miles on a tank.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-24-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,840
Posted By baloo588
I would first drive the new G30 with the adaptive...

I would first drive the new G30 with the adaptive suspension and see how it feels before even putting a single buck down for the car. I hated the F10 in every way possible and it was very UN-BMW like...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-21-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 73,294
Posted By baloo588
Glad to hear that. Honestly those 2 tires with 17...

Glad to hear that. Honestly those 2 tires with 17 lbs road force are still bad, you should get them replaced under uniformity warranty because I guarantee you will get vibration again after a while....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-01-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,105
Posted By baloo588
http://www.bmwblog.com/2015/11/09/2016-bmw-x5-xdri...

http://www.bmwblog.com/2015/11/09/2016-bmw-x5-xdrive35d-undergoes-minor-technical-updates-delivers-in-december-2015/
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-01-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,105
Posted By baloo588
Thats strange there is no X35d. I have a 2015...

Thats strange there is no X35d. I have a 2015 X35d and its amazing. Great gas mileage at 31 mpg highway at 80 mph cruising with plus 650 range on the tank. The 2017 X35d has been passed through EPA...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 09-22-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,916
Posted By baloo588
No you are fine. Both are great products. Love...

No you are fine. Both are great products. Love having both Audi and BMW in my garage. I cannot stick with 1 brand. Porsche is next. :)
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 09-22-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,916
Posted By baloo588
You are probably the first person or are a rare...

You are probably the first person or are a rare one to say Audi interiors aren't good. I am surprised. The quality of my Audi A8s interior since 2006 blew away BMW 7 10 years in advance. There was no...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 09-21-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,063
Posted By baloo588
You mentioned in another post that you saw this...

You mentioned in another post that you saw this car in person right? Then I will wait till they reveal the whole car and then re-judge. I just dont like the rear end though. Too boxy and simple....
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