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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-18-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,124
Posted By Alan L.
opticoat seals whatever its applied to so it...

opticoat seals whatever its applied to so it should prevent whatever chemical the car wash is using to actually touch the trim. Worth a shot.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-18-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,124
Posted By Alan L.
Never put my X5 through those car washes and my...

Never put my X5 through those car washes and my trims still look new after 4 months. You guys can try using paint polish to remove the stains then put on some opticoat to see if it would protect it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-07-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,973
Posted By Alan L.
Hi Rob, Take a look at this cheat sheet. ...

Hi Rob,

Take a look at this cheat sheet. This is what i followed when i coded my F15. Look at row 43-45.
...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-31-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,973
Posted By Alan L.
A lot of the stuff mentioned here can be coded. ...

A lot of the stuff mentioned here can be coded. I did it to my X5 and these little things do make the car that much more enjoyable. I can open/close my trunk with my remote, all doors unlock once i...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-21-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By Alan L.
The F15 is actually more fun to drive especially...

The F15 is actually more fun to drive especially with DHP. I'd go with the X5 for sure. I've had both and I love my X5.

You might also want to look into X5M if you are at that price point for a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-13-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,536
Posted By Alan L.
Interesting discussion.... Is it confirmed...

Interesting discussion....

Is it confirmed that the Msport cars are lower? Chassis wise they are the same except for some fancier bumpers.

Doesn't make sense that the sportiest looking line...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-09-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,597
Posted By Alan L.
Proven track record from the N55 near its final...

Proven track record from the N55 near its final production cycle
Audible acoustics of the engine is part of the overall driving experience. Gas engine wins here
Diesel gas stations isn't that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-08-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
You can just use a heat gun or hair dryer. Heat...

You can just use a heat gun or hair dryer. Heat it up nice and warm and just peel them off.

Alan
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-08-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
No they are not. The are from the euro model...

No they are not. The are from the euro model M50D. Contact RGSport.com. He's a vendor on bimmerpost and thats where i ordered my set from.

Alan
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-04-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
Believe it or not I am using the 3M Duel Locking...

Believe it or not I am using the 3M Duel Locking velcro for my front plate. I've been doing it for years and it hasn't flown off yet.

No difference driving on the highway with the aero bits. ...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-22-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By Alan L.
I did the same except i had a tuned 550 (n64tu)...

I did the same except i had a tuned 550 (n64tu) and went to a mppk 35i. More than happy with the power I have now. Honestly unless you are racing someone the power from the 35i is more than...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-17-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
Is 5 pointz gone? I shot my first F10 around...

Is 5 pointz gone? I shot my first F10 around there. Never actually made it in there since there were so many tourist clogging up the streets that time i went. I still know of a few other spots...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-17-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
Thanks! The graffiti goes with the whole New...

Thanks!

The graffiti goes with the whole New York theme... lol
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-15-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
I have the factory spare tire option in the back...

I have the factory spare tire option in the back that should work in an event I get a flat or a blow out.

I know that area all too well and I agree there are some that you just can't avoid. Its...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-15-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
I took those shots in Brooklyn right near Lowes...

I took those shots in Brooklyn right near Lowes under the BQE.

I've always had lowered cars with plus size wheels so I've gotten use to driving a certain way with all of my cars no matter if...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-15-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
It wasn't bad at all. About 4K USD with tires,...

It wasn't bad at all. About 4K USD with tires, sensors mounted and balanced. I got them from a vendor in europe because they were the cheapest i've found compared to any US dealer.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-15-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
Thanks! Wheel specs are 22x10.5 with...

Thanks!

Wheel specs are 22x10.5 with 295/30/22 Tires Front and 22x11.5 with 335/25/22 Tires Rear
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-15-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,852
Posted By Alan L.
Alan's Photoshoot - Mineral White F15 | 22" BBS SV | M Performance

Dusted off my SLR camera today and snapped a few shots while my daughter was napping in the car. Had to make the most of my time lol

|||Modifications List|||
Race Chip Ultimate
M Performance...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-12-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,570
Posted By Alan L.
Interesting. I didn't know they did this....

Interesting. I didn't know they did this. :thumbup:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-09-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,570
Posted By Alan L.
I would love to get this as well just to improve...

I would love to get this as well just to improve the initial pedal bite but the big road block for me is that the spare tire in the trunk isn't compatible with the MPB. I am riding on 22" wheels and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-08-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,173
Posted By Alan L.
In short the only options that will affect...

In short the only options that will affect suspension with the Eco/Comfort/Sport switch next to the shifter are:

M Adaptive Suspension option
Dynamic Handling Package
3rd Row with Air Suspension...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-04-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Alan L.
Its because BMW made the F10 very soft in the...

Its because BMW made the F10 very soft in the handling dept. It does not drive like a traditional BMW does and handles like a big land yacht

The F15 with the adaptive M suspension is actually...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-04-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,980
Posted By Alan L.
Not sure where his argument is here. Is it about...

Not sure where his argument is here. Is it about BMW not having a drastic approach about refresh designs or about the F15 being a bad car. BMW cares about brand identity which is why you will...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,980
Posted By Alan L.
You are trying real hard to justify buying a...

You are trying real hard to justify buying a outdated ML at this point. To each there own I guess.

2015 X5 Interior...

http://bmwon.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/bmw-f15-edrive_saloon.jpg
...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,980
Posted By Alan L.
^^ i am guessing that your buddies X5 is a...

^^ i am guessing that your buddies X5 is a stripper version because I've sat in all three of those cars and there is no way a properly equipped X5 Msport with the nappa interior considered ugly...
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