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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-22-2015, 04:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 558
Posted By x5ian
The reason is state of Georgia requires full...

The reason is state of Georgia requires full sales tax on leases up front for the whole car..... So I rather keep the car for another year or so if I am paying so much on taxes !
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-21-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 558
Posted By x5ian
X5 April Lease for 42/48 months

What are April Lease deals for 42 & 48 months on 2015 x5, I assume xDrive 3.5 and 5.0 are the same? (residual & MF)? Also any other incentives such as royalty cash?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-02-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 826
Posted By x5ian
Georgia changed the laws couple of years ago and...

Georgia changed the laws couple of years ago and now we pay title tax, basically paying all taxes up front on the lease. What is worse, if you decide to buy the car at the end of the lease, you have...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-24-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By x5ian
54% is not bad. I like 36 months lease, however...

54% is not bad. I like 36 months lease, however the issue is state of GA. With new laws, we have to pay full title tax (7% for the whole car) even if you lease for only 12 months, used to be tax on...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-24-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By x5ian
X5 Leaae Rates - Oct 2014

What are the lease rates for xDrive 3.5 & 5.0? Residual for 36mon / 42 Mon / 48 Mon at 10K. I assume the MF is .00129 & rates are the same for xDrive Gasoline Engines. I am mroe interested in 42 /...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-30-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,522
Posted By x5ian
I had them on 2011 X5. Zero traction on...

I had them on 2011 X5. Zero traction on snow/ice. I am planning to get a 2014 x5 3.5 with perf. tires, however I will be replacing them with Michelin Latitude All Season, but they are not run flat...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-29-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 35,827
Posted By x5ian
As long as it is OEM Hitch, BMW will love you for...

As long as it is OEM Hitch, BMW will love you for adding a htich (at customers full expense) and returning the vehicle at the end of the lease with extra features for them to sell!!!!!!!! :)

I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-29-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 35,827
Posted By x5ian
I believe the parts where about $450.00. I...

I believe the parts where about $450.00. I installed it myself on 2011 E70. See the follwoing link:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=481015&highlight=x5ian+hitch
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-28-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 35,827
Posted By x5ian
2014 X5 Tow Hitch

Any info. on Tow Hitch for 2014 (US) model? Price & Pics?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-08-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 16,474
Posted By x5ian
....With LED headlight option, do you get LED...

....With LED headlight option, do you get LED trun signal or is the same on both options (LED or Incendient)? And is rear brake lights are LED or Incendient like E70?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-05-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,442
Posted By x5ian
2014 X5 Lease Rates?

Does anyone have the August RV & MF for 2014 X5? sDrive/xDrive xLine 3.5 and xLine 5.0?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-01-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By x5ian
Angry 2011 5.0 - Noise from Pass. door

The right (Pass) front door makes creaking sound on acceleration/low speed turns. I have taken it back to the dealer 4 times, 3 times they sprayed chemicals on the door seal and it resolved the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 01:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,037
Posted By x5ian
They do it free of charge.

They do it free of charge.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,788
Posted By x5ian
I know you have remove the rear bumber to add...

I know you have remove the rear bumber to add sensor and antena + other places?, also you need to reprogram the computer.... it could be $$$$$.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,574
Posted By x5ian
I had the old 4.4, drove 2010 4.8 for a month and...

I had the old 4.4, drove 2010 4.8 for a month and now own the 2011 5.0. By far, the engine has alot more power compared to previous engines. Great transmission. The new engine + Trans delivers...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-28-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,037
Posted By x5ian
2011 X5 5.0 - 2 qrt of Oil @ 9.5K - Normal or Excessive?

On my 2011 X5 5.0 - I have used 2 qrt of Oil @ 9.5K so far - Is this Normal or Excessive? I know BMWs burn some oil internally, but it seems to be more than I expected......
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-28-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,116
Posted By x5ian
Fan regulator / capacitor could be bad. It was...

Fan regulator / capacitor could be bad. It was replaced on my old 2001 X5 at 110K. Not too expensive if that is the issue.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-13-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,973
Posted By x5ian
I love my 336's.....

I love my 336's.....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,269
Posted By x5ian
I have oyster interior with Bamboo wood trim. ...

I have oyster interior with Bamboo wood trim. After 4 months, still looks very sharp and new. I've also got lot of compliments regarding the interior color.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-29-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,179
Posted By x5ian
Nonesense! Battery is covered under waranty,...

Nonesense! Battery is covered under waranty, even if it is completly drained by leaving the light on. It should charge back again unless defective. Take it to another dealer or talk to service...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-28-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,055
Posted By x5ian
It should be automatic using the headlight...

It should be automatic using the headlight sensor, like any other car manufacture (such as Lexus). I hate to use one of my memory bottons for day/night. Hopefully they fix this with next Gen FXX or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-24-2010, 06:34 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 43,157
Posted By x5ian
I agree. It should have some backing..... again,...

I agree. It should have some backing..... again, the design is after-thought and not very well integrated with vehicle's over all design. Note that it is designed in Europe and they don't pull large...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-23-2010, 12:30 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 43,157
Posted By x5ian
The 2011 trim does not have a big hole on the...

The 2011 trim does not have a big hole on the right. But I agree it is not the best design and an after-thought. Another problem is the exposed SS mufflerlooks awful. I painted mine black on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-23-2010, 08:17 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 43,157
Posted By x5ian
I did it myself, including electrical. It will...

I did it myself, including electrical. It will take you at least 4 hours. Most difficult parts are Removing bumper without damaging it and cutting the bumper. You have to remove (and break them in...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-23-2010, 07:46 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 30,628
Posted By x5ian
Significant Difference, specially if you shift in...

Significant Difference, specially if you shift in Sport mode. I dorve 4.8 Sport for 2 weeks as a loaner and I have the new 5.0. The transmission is also very different.
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