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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 369
Posted By WannabeX5
The X5 is a lease that will be returned within...

The X5 is a lease that will be returned within the year and is going to most likely be replaced by a new GMC Sierra Pickup truck. I would like to maintain a level of usability for say hauling the dog...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 369
Posted By WannabeX5
Thinking about adding a second E60 to the stable... 530xiT vs 550i Sport

I don't post a ton, but I do have a 2007 550i Sport and it is a fabulous car. I love the way it drives and handles and it impresses me more and more each day I drive it.

I have been thinking about...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-04-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,286
Posted By WannabeX5
Those seats look epic!

Those seats look epic!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,208
Posted By WannabeX5
I like having 4 matching tires all within similar...

I like having 4 matching tires all within similar newness. It is an OCD thing of mine. So i would probably wait until the fronts are worn to replace all 4. Otherwise i'd pull them off and sell the 2...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,208
Posted By WannabeX5
^Pilot Exalto A/S is very different from a Pilot...

^Pilot Exalto A/S is very different from a Pilot Super Sport... That is an all season tire.
http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tests/testDisplay.jsp?ttid=174

Unless your just trying to compare a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 67,216
Posted By WannabeX5
Looks good! My 550i will need new winters next...

Looks good! My 550i will need new winters next year.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,208
Posted By WannabeX5
My favorite thing about Europe that I noticed was...

My favorite thing about Europe that I noticed was that there was literally not a single car on Conti DWS or Michelin A/S. Summer for summer, winter rated all season for all year, or a winter specific...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By WannabeX5
Check out Nokian WRG2 SUV tires. I put these on...

Check out Nokian WRG2 SUV tires. I put these on our 2012 Diesel and they worked very well in the snow and summer. You can find them on tiresbyweb.com (great customer service) or discount tire usually...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By WannabeX5
Don't cheap out too much. Tires are the single...

Don't cheap out too much. Tires are the single biggest factor in your cars performance as it is literally the only thing connecting your car to the road. You can have 1000horsepower but if you have...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 514
Posted By WannabeX5
Is your X5 at Minnetonka or Motorjerks?

Is your X5 at Minnetonka or Motorjerks?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 67,216
Posted By WannabeX5
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 67,216
Posted By WannabeX5
This is a fabulous car. Even putting 1200 miles...

This is a fabulous car. Even putting 1200 miles on it in the span of 4 days wasn't even a problem. The thing is just relaxing to drive....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 524
Posted By WannabeX5
I have no doubt in my mind that we will be able...

I have no doubt in my mind that we will be able to get 20,000 miles minimum out of the Pilot Super Sports. Ours have 12k on them and they barely look worn at all. I know someone who put 40,000 miles...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 524
Posted By WannabeX5
http://www.tyrereviews.co.uk/images/tyres/Michelin...

http://www.tyrereviews.co.uk/images/tyres/Michelin-Pilot-Super-Sport.jpg
I put some Michelin Super Sports on my 07 550i to replace the junk Firestone Firehawk Wideovals that the car came with. This...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By WannabeX5
I have run Continental Extreme Winter Contacts on...

I have run Continental Extreme Winter Contacts on a previous Infiniti and really liked them. A family friend has the Blizzak WS70 on his 2003 330ci and it works wonderfully in the snow.

I think I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By WannabeX5
What kind of tires are you running? OP...

What kind of tires are you running? OP demonstrated above that they are perfectly fine in even deep snow. :thumbup:

It takes one helluva storm to keep our 550i in the garage. It loves to play. :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-13-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 899
Posted By WannabeX5
I was expecting worse when I opened up the...

I was expecting worse when I opened up the picture, honestly. Wouldn't be a deal breaker to me.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By WannabeX5
I love driving our 550i in the snow. Perfectly...

I love driving our 550i in the snow. Perfectly balanced chassis with some weight, good tires and DSC=a happy driver.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,853
Posted By WannabeX5
No issues with ours either in 21,000 miles. Best...

No issues with ours either in 21,000 miles. Best car we have ever owned.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,066
Posted By WannabeX5
Ours does 15-17ish in town and will do mid-upper...

Ours does 15-17ish in town and will do mid-upper 20s on the highway pretty effortlessly. I honestly am not disappointed by this cars fuel economy at all. It is better than our G37 and that only has a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-11-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,717
Posted By WannabeX5
I had a set of Hankook Ventus V12 Evos on one of...

I had a set of Hankook Ventus V12 Evos on one of my G35s. I thought for the price is was a good tire but since then I have just experienced other more 'highly praised' tires and now I have kinda just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,964
Posted By WannabeX5
Where did you take it to get all these services...

Where did you take it to get all these services done? ORR in EP, the dealer, or Imola in GV? Our 550i just rolled 60k so I am going to make sure it gets some much needed PM this spring. It will be a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,964
Posted By WannabeX5
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,964
Posted By WannabeX5
I'll keep an eye out for you this summer. I have...

I'll keep an eye out for you this summer. I have a Monaco blue 07 550i sport. Usually in Eden Prairie but I am all over town usually.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-11-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,717
Posted By WannabeX5
^I'll be curious as to your impressions on the...

^I'll be curious as to your impressions on the Hankooks. I didn't even know they built a tire in this size.

Although honestly, I think I would rather have a good tire that lasts 30k than a bad...
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