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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-21-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,289
Posted By John Galt
I'm a month in owning my Q7 Prestige and I owe...

I'm a month in owning my Q7 Prestige and I owe this forum a comparison of it to my 2015 X5 35d, which I traded for the Q7. I will still need to list a comparison, however I had to report the one...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-11-2017, 08:39 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,289
Posted By John Galt
Much appreciated, mnx5er!

Much appreciated, mnx5er!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-11-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,289
Posted By John Galt
Thank you sir; much appreciated! And to Kzang's...

Thank you sir; much appreciated! And to Kzang's point, gripe as I might, I still am passionate about BMW's.

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-11-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,289
Posted By John Galt
Why to troll you, of course! :rofl: In...

Why to troll you, of course! :rofl:


In all actuality, I own another BMW.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-10-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,289
Posted By John Galt
I went from an E70, then two back to back F15's...

I went from an E70, then two back to back F15's (all diesel) to a 2017 Q7 Prestige. I'll get some points listed here when I get the chance. Ultimately, BMW NA lost me as a loyal client with how they...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-30-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By John Galt
What's the bio-diesel blend in your locale? In my...

What's the bio-diesel blend in your locale? In my state of MN the blend was such that I ran into major carbon build-up issues at 46,xxx miles on a 2014 X5 35d which required the intake manifold to be...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By John Galt
I drive double that and have purchased my last 3...

I drive double that and have purchased my last 3 X5's new. In each case after financing them at invoice + $500 minus incentives with flawless credit and a low interest rate for 48 months, I traded...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By John Galt
Hello mnx5er: To keep from hijacking Alex's...

Hello mnx5er: To keep from hijacking Alex's thread, I'll start another with my findings.

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-23-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,050
Posted By John Galt
****er parks like that next to me and they'll...

****er parks like that next to me and they'll lose their valve stems...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-21-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By John Galt
Counterpoint: just took my brand-new Q7 Prestige...

Counterpoint: just took my brand-new Q7 Prestige on a 215 mile trip after putting about 300 miles on this week in local driving since picking it up Monday. It is AMAZING! I am stunned how much more...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-13-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,585
Posted By John Galt
Oh, the irony of your post... Those reports were...

Oh, the irony of your post... Those reports were from me! I'll share more in the coming weeks.

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-12-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,585
Posted By John Galt
I had an E70 35d and two F15 35d's and the F15...

I had an E70 35d and two F15 35d's and the F15 BLOWS away the E70 in performance. Not only is it faster but I also average about 3-5 MPG better with the F15. Running non winter blend diesel, I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-12-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By John Galt
Hell yes! (But only if it's what you want to buy)...

Hell yes! (But only if it's what you want to buy) Would the warranty and extended maintainence be in place still?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2017, 05:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 674
Posted By John Galt
I'm in Minneapolis and usually swap out in early...

I'm in Minneapolis and usually swap out in early April. I'm the one to thank for the late-season snow storm as it invariably snows right after I take off my winter set up!!! :)

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-22-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By John Galt
1. Remove aftermarket hitch 2. Find dealer #3 ...

1. Remove aftermarket hitch
2. Find dealer #3
3. Profit
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 03-16-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,148
Posted By John Galt
Double post

Double post
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 03-16-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,148
Posted By John Galt
Going to miss this when I trade my X5 35d in a...

Going to miss this when I trade my X5 35d in a few months on a Q7:

http://i1163.photobucket.com/albums/q551/JGalt331/IMG_1990_zpscvly4xcc.jpg
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,533
Posted By John Galt
edycol: Lexus salesperson of the year.

edycol: Lexus salesperson of the year.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-10-2017, 05:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 959
Posted By John Galt
I echo what jjrandorin stated: while your X5 50...

I echo what jjrandorin stated: while your X5 50 Msport is certainly no slouch and the dream car for many, what will bring a smile to your face every time you climb behind the wheel, even after...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-06-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By John Galt
Shill?

Shill?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-05-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,476
Posted By John Galt
I don't want to hijack Alex MD's thread so will...

I don't want to hijack Alex MD's thread so will post my own when time comes... in about a month!!!

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-04-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,476
Posted By John Galt
I purchased as I put on serious mileage (around...

I purchased as I put on serious mileage (around 50k a year) and ended up at just under 5% off MSRP. I likely could have gotten a little better deal but wanted to build a good relationship right out...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-02-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,476
Posted By John Galt
Congrats Alex- count me envious! I was heavily in...

Congrats Alex- count me envious! I was heavily in the market for a LR in either a RRS or the new Discovery and alas, I fell in love with the new Q7 and placed an order on a loaded-to-the-gills...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-01-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By John Galt
FOR REAL! I had a loaner 3 series without comfort...

FOR REAL! I had a loaner 3 series without comfort access and you wanna talk about 1st-world problems... "I've gotta take my keys out of my pocket to unlock the door?!?" It actually drove me nuts.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-01-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By John Galt
My 2015 is over 42,000 miles and has never used...

My 2015 is over 42,000 miles and has never used oil, except the gallons and gallons I burn in the tank... Think you're GTG!

-John
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