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Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 07-16-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Go to Bavauto.com. Type in your vehicle, go to...

Go to Bavauto.com. Type in your vehicle, go to fluids on drop down list on left side. Look up oils available and it will you how many quarts/liters need for your M. I just did mine, around 8.5 quarts...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-30-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By pohldawg
parts

Have some wheels and other parts available from my previous X5 diesel. Moved to X5M.
Forum: Parting Out 06-30-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 203
Posted By pohldawg
BMW X5 diesel

JBD tuning chip for diesel. Provides additional horsepower and torque.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 06-18-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,807
Posted By pohldawg
Cool The inside wear on the tires is from the camber...

The inside wear on the tires is from the camber set on rear linkage, not the front. That can be adjusted. The front is set and no adjustment.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 06-12-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,440
Posted By pohldawg
Cool I did a simple trick that I used on my past VW...

I did a simple trick that I used on my past VW r32. Simply disconnect vacuum lines and plug them into the studs hanging down behind the exhaust. Get a couple of at least 2inch hose clamps, run a...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 06-08-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Hopefully the pics will be here. Still figuring...

Hopefully the pics will be here. Still figuring the process out.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 06-05-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By pohldawg
Cool New M member

Proud to say I was able to move up to be a BMW X5M forum member. Bought a cpo 2013 model last week and am very happy. Previous model was a 2012 X5 diesel and was extremely pleased with its 103k mile...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,044
Posted By pohldawg
Cool My two cents, feed off the speaker outputs of...

My two cents, feed off the speaker outputs of present amp. Tie into a signal processor (I have rockford three-sixty three). Then just run aftermarket amps and speakers. You will have to do some...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-22-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,653
Posted By pohldawg
First I want to thank all who have previously...

First I want to thank all who have previously posted info on this subject. It greatly enlightened me in accomplishing my ATF change. I did one a few years back on my wifes 04 X3 and it is still...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-15-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By pohldawg
I have ROVOS wheels with 285/35/22 square....

I have ROVOS wheels with 285/35/22 square. Pirellis and they do fit but barely. The front rubs a little in tight turns. Need to make sure of proper offset when getting the wheels. Considering...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,255
Posted By pohldawg
Cool You could always use plastic dip paint. Youtube...

You could always use plastic dip paint. Youtube it. Easy and not permanent, but it will last until you want to change it. Good luck!!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-16-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,843
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Thanks

Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,843
Posted By pohldawg
Cool What brand and size tires did you have mounted?...

What brand and size tires did you have mounted? Very nice wheels by the way!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-13-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Go to bavauto.com. They have numerous videos on...

Go to bavauto.com. They have numerous videos on repair and maintenance issues. That should help. Much better than me trying to explain it. Good luck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-11-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By pohldawg
Cool I do not understand the of exposing too much...

I do not understand the of exposing too much sidewall statement. On a staggered bmw fitment they put a 275 width tire on their 10 inch wide front rim. Those two sizes provide the optimum ride for the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-11-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By pohldawg
Cool The wheel width should be 10 inch for a 275 width...

The wheel width should be 10 inch for a 275 width tire. Eight and a half is a bit on the small side for that tire.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-10-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By pohldawg
Cool I may be interested, paypal?

I may be interested, paypal?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-07-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By pohldawg
Cool First of all that is not a lot of mileage. But of...

First of all that is not a lot of mileage. But of course the age of the car itself will begin to present problems. But if the car is paid off you need to consider cost of maintenance versus making...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Weathertech!

Weathertech!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 646
Posted By pohldawg
Cool If you have spare tire setup, check to make sure...

If you have spare tire setup, check to make sure everything is secure under the hatch. Other than that just a matter of elimination and removing panels to see. Good luck!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By pohldawg
Cool You need an oil approved for diesels. Check the...

You need an oil approved for diesels. Check the sponsors of this site and they will provide info on the proper oils to use in the BMW.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,362
Posted By pohldawg
Cool I used autobrakecenter.com. At the time they were...

I used autobrakecenter.com. At the time they were the best bang for the buck. I put stoptec slotted rotors on mine. I also put hawk ceramic pads on but through a different web site, don't recall...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,764
Posted By pohldawg
Cool I have the same sub in the back of my car. I have...

I have the same sub in the back of my car. I have it in the correct box size mounted on MDF on top of cargo lid. It is mounted next to the back of driver side passenger seat, firing into passenger...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-17-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 878
Posted By pohldawg
Cool If you get a space saver tire you could always...

If you get a space saver tire you could always throw it the roof (with proper protection of course). I took a 3000 mile trek out west last summer with three of my lock nuts seized on the wheels. Just...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,767
Posted By pohldawg
Cool Sorry no pics of my install, but I can tell you...

Sorry no pics of my install, but I can tell you how I installed everything. First, use the bavautosound web site for help with dismantling and reassembling the doors. For the 4" woofers I used the...
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