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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-27-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 233
All BMWs SP-Daten v50.2
Views: 25,192
Posted By vetaldj
I have a quick question - I use V49 datten now...

I have a quick question - I use V49 datten now and wonder if all those updates cumulative or just updates so you need to load them in sequence?

Does anybody know that?

Thanks!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By vetaldj
I did buy mine from eBay :) First i decided which...

I did buy mine from eBay :) First i decided which brand I go with and then found good deal on eBay.

I used Textar pads (OEM ones but less dust for sure) and Mayle rotors. I know that everybody...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By vetaldj
Looks like you can try here...

Looks like you can try here (https://www.mybimmerparts.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=AccessoryCatalog&catalogid=8971&siteid=216559&categoryID=181335)

At least it not shown that it's OOS or NA.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-25-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, checked mine, and no bending whatsoever. As...

Ok, checked mine, and no bending whatsoever.
As I said, I did move from NC to NE, almost 3 days, have almost 6000 lbs trailer with stuff at the front so it was really hard on suspension and unknown...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-23-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By vetaldj
I have OEM, will do picture today or tomorrow. ...

I have OEM, will do picture today or tomorrow.

I was towing ~6K Lbs trailer from NC to NE with unknown tongue weight but it was too hard on suspension so I bet it was about the limit.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,002
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I wouldn't make my decision only by...

Well, I wouldn't make my decision only by checking one particular car. I had Toyota - it was spending more time in the shop then I drove it but it's doesn't mean that Toyota is unreliable, right?
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-21-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,002
Posted By vetaldj
smcmanus, those are surprises that you can have...

smcmanus, those are surprises that you can have with any BMW, not just 35d. If you are planning to do all stuff in the dealer - run away from this idea and don't come back, they charge you arm and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-14-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By vetaldj
Can you pls make a picture of the screen? I bet...

Can you pls make a picture of the screen? I bet it's easy fix (as Doug said). If you have camera at the rear so you have it for sure.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-08-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,012
Posted By vetaldj
Well, if you think you need 3rd for visitors - go...

Well, if you think you need 3rd for visitors - go for it (plus - wife wants it, that's a big reason, she will eventually get it anyway so why to resist :) ). If you see that seat you may change your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-31-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By vetaldj
Got them right before long trip from Midwest to...

Got them right before long trip from Midwest to Orange County. They did great job all the way and continue doing it so far. Put about 5K miles on them and no regrets.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,724
Posted By vetaldj
My second car is little helper 2014 VW Golf. ...

My second car is little helper 2014 VW Golf.

Small, same German made. We had 2008 Golf (Rabbit at that time) and it was really nice little helper. This time we did not even reserch it - just got a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-05-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,599
Posted By vetaldj
I was quoted for like almost $300 for this job. ...

I was quoted for like almost $300 for this job.

Ended doing it myself. Bought fluid from dealer and Motive Power Bleeder from amazon for $50.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-02-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,069
Posted By vetaldj
Still for sale? sent pm

Still for sale? sent pm
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-17-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,354
Posted By vetaldj
Well, recall touchs only EGR cooler bracket and...

Well, recall touchs only EGR cooler bracket and not cooler itself but since that bracket is direct cause why cooler is broken they change it as well at no cost.
That's my understanding of this. I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-07-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By vetaldj
Personally I would stay away. Car is very new to...

Personally I would stay away. Car is very new to have so many issues, even minor.
Do you want to be the next one who trace all new issues like that? Minor or major, it is require you to go to the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-07-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,380
Posted By vetaldj
65K on the clock and did not put any oil between....

65K on the clock and did not put any oil between.

Did 11K changes mostly as soon as I get reminder. Will do shorter one this time as car was involved in cross country trip with 6300lbs trailer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-29-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By vetaldj
I will check mine work order today or tomorrow,...

I will check mine work order today or tomorrow, when I have a chance, to see if they put any info about any codes.
I've got P20E8 by reading my car with those coding software INPA/EDIABAS or how it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-28-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,895
Posted By vetaldj
Serv, try to find sports seats... This is the...

Serv, try to find sports seats... This is the must for BMW. You will figure this out after you try one.

Glad I listen this advice when I was looking for my 35d. I did cross country relocation on...
Forum: California 10-21-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 749
Posted By vetaldj
Good shop, prices close to dealer though.

Good shop, prices close to dealer though.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-21-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,044
Posted By vetaldj
I've got a quote from good place (not dealer) in...

I've got a quote from good place (not dealer) in OC as this:

The cost of a transmission service is $1,351.41 plus tax
15L of transmission fluid: $523.50
Transmission filter/trans pan: $300.66...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 839
Posted By vetaldj
Well, you need to be in real good relationship...

Well, you need to be in real good relationship with manager to do something that car not due...

You can check "Vehicle status" screen to see what's close to Due and ask to do that, who knows,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,213
Posted By vetaldj
It looks like I will be the only one who says...

It looks like I will be the only one who says that I like F15 look and feel but will not get one untill my E70 breaks apart :) Hopefully not in next 10 years.

When I get somehow bored with it (you...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By vetaldj
Back on this... My wife has same thing...

Back on this... My wife has same thing (coincedence or not, but it happens with wifes mostly...), I've never had this for almost 2 years of driving...).

Need to do some field test, have day off...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By vetaldj
Try first geting it from local dealer part shop...

Try first geting it from local dealer part shop (ask for 10% BMWCCA club discount) and negotiate installation with service department. With this route I've got OEM style hitch installed by dealer for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, I'm in for September 19th. Should be...

Ok, I'm in for September 19th.

Should be fun!!!
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