Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 28
Search took 0.45 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: scotts10x5m
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-23-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,226
Posted By scotts10x5m
Still have these? (also in San Jose)...

Still have these? (also in San Jose)...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-23-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,469
Posted By scotts10x5m
I have the same set (was just doing some homework...

I have the same set (was just doing some homework on how much to ask for them) if anyone is still interested and not hearing back from the OP. They came on our new 2014 535d, 19" M-sport wheels,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-23-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By scotts10x5m
Can't help you there, but if you want to change...

Can't help you there, but if you want to change (upgrade?) to the M-sport wheels (351M), I am going to sell the set from my new 335d...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-22-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,884
Posted By scotts10x5m
Bad deal? Not necessarily. It ALL depends on...

Bad deal? Not necessarily. It ALL depends on the loan details: 1) Amount financed, 2) term, and 3) APR.

We just got a STEAL on a very LIGHTLY-used (6,000 miles) 535d (MSRP $67k, borrowed $55k...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-22-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,049
Posted By scotts10x5m
I just posted this elsewhere, but maybe you'll...

I just posted this elsewhere, but maybe you'll find it important as you pro/con the 535 and 550 (ps, I love our 'new' 535d, 39mph so far!)

Gents,
I've "returned" to this forum, after registering...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,537
Posted By scotts10x5m
Bumping from the dead, as I'm back on this forum...

Bumping from the dead, as I'm back on this forum because we picked up a 14' 535d. . .

I have done a lot of events in my track toy Nissan 350z. I actually towed the Z to Laguna Seca in the X5M...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,145
Posted By scotts10x5m
Thanks, I'll try that one!

Thanks, I'll try that one!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,145
Posted By scotts10x5m
Speaking of homelink / garage door opening, I...

Speaking of homelink / garage door opening, I can't seem to sync mine to my opener. I followed what's in the book, but it never sync'd. Anyone have a link to another procedure of further suggestions...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,537
Posted By scotts10x5m
It hauls. I will go with DieWolfe to the local...

It hauls. I will go with DieWolfe to the local drags as well for a night of fun. People will be surprised to see a big SUV beat on big V8 cars that run 13s. :thumbup:



Brakes started to mush a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,599
Posted By scotts10x5m
what size front tires r u running w the nittos ...

what size front tires r u running w the nittos
how do u rate them so far, mini review when u can!
cheers
Rob[/QUOTE]

Tires feel great, WAY better than the RFTs. These are in the stock size....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,928
Posted By scotts10x5m
Yes, yes, I agree with all you've said. I was...

Yes, yes, I agree with all you've said. I was actually quite impressed with the output given many runs in my twin turbo 300ZX. The formula also puts my X5M at 561HP, also not bad! Now. . . what might...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 64,938
Posted By scotts10x5m
Ha! That I don't know, but my DAQ shows me I've...

Ha! That I don't know, but my DAQ shows me I've pulled 4.2-4.4 0-60s (with nothing in tow!) :rofl:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,537
Posted By scotts10x5m
X5 and X5Ms on track

I didn't see a thread dedicated to X5s or X5Ms on race tracks, so thought I'd start one.

I'll say this: After some points and laughs, people were surprised, in awe, and simply shocked at how a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,928
Posted By scotts10x5m
That formula is ok for ballpark, but if you're...

That formula is ok for ballpark, but if you're talking about ~50rwhp, I don't trust it given the amount of error. DA, wind, launch, grip, etc., all vary enough to overpower a 10% error, and in my...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 64,938
Posted By scotts10x5m
My X5M tows like a dream; can't even tell I have...

My X5M tows like a dream; can't even tell I have ~6k pounds behind me while towing my race car. I'd like to add electric brakes, as the trailer is already equipped with it. Big dollar install of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,599
Posted By scotts10x5m
Did the same with my X5M, so happy with the...

Did the same with my X5M, so happy with the change from RFTs to a real tire (Nitto NT05). I also had the wheels done in black while we had the tires off:
...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 03-13-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,544
Posted By scotts10x5m
We also have the luxury of going to Dinan, right...

We also have the luxury of going to Dinan, right here in NorCal, directly. :)
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 03-13-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,246
Posted By scotts10x5m
I just sold my near-takeoff RFT Dueller's and...

I just sold my near-takeoff RFT Dueller's and bought a set of performance Nittos in the stock size. . . and got the wheels redone in matte black. . . and got the windows tinted. . I pick it up...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-18-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,347
Posted By scotts10x5m
M looks great! I had my first non-mirror M...

M looks great! I had my first non-mirror M sighting on 280S last week. It was white, but I don't think it had black wheels. I do want black wheels myself!
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-12-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,606
Posted By scotts10x5m
I'm in! I hope to have some on-track pics and...

I'm in! I hope to have some on-track pics and video in a few weeks.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-12-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,477
Posted By scotts10x5m
At $185/hr, I hope they do it quickly! :rofl:

At $185/hr, I hope they do it quickly! :rofl:
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-08-2013, 11:01 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,606
Posted By scotts10x5m
That's why I'm shopping for wheels! :thumbup: ...

That's why I'm shopping for wheels! :thumbup:

Here ya go: ...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-08-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,606
Posted By scotts10x5m
Let's keep chatting about it. One of these...

Let's keep chatting about it. One of these Wednesdays can work.

I am actually towing my Z with the M to Laguna on 3/2 with TrackMasters, and plan to take the M out for a session or two. I was...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-08-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,477
Posted By scotts10x5m
It wasn't really giving me trouble. I had just...

It wasn't really giving me trouble. I had just read about the potential problem, so I wanted it handled before the warranty expires. The rest of the time there was used installing a trailer hitch,...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-08-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,606
Posted By scotts10x5m
I bought mine 2 weeks ago for about 55% of...

I bought mine 2 weeks ago for about 55% of sticker. . . It's a 2010. :) I needed to replace my Titan tow vehicle with something more fun and practical. After 30 or so cars over 20 years, this is...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 28

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:22 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms