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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-27-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By blue dragon
BMW Canada does not look kindly on cars imported...

BMW Canada does not look kindly on cars imported from the US. I have fought my own battles with them. I think you may need to find a used motor


Here is a motor in Ontario for 7k
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-18-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 599
Posted By blue dragon
Good job, and eeewwww!, beige interior:eek:

Good job, and eeewwww!, beige interior:eek:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By blue dragon
The hyperbole is strong in this thread

The hyperbole is strong in this thread
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-10-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 898
Posted By blue dragon
My tongue weight is in the 430 lb range. Trailer...

My tongue weight is in the 430 lb range. Trailer and boat are in the 6k range. No sway, no issues towing
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-10-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 898
Posted By blue dragon
Why is your tongue weight so high? Is your boat...

Why is your tongue weight so high? Is your boat properly on the trailer? You may need to move it back a bit. See this post for how my boat sits on the trailer, and how much rear end sag I have with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-08-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By blue dragon
Look at my pics of my intake manifold, you can...

Look at my pics of my intake manifold, you can clearly see the sensor

http://www.xoutpost.com/1039112-post5.html
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-03-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 404
Posted By blue dragon
Sorry what is it exactly that you need done? PM...

Sorry what is it exactly that you need done? PM me your email address, I'll send you some info.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-01-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By blue dragon
I replied in your other thread, you need an FSC...

I replied in your other thread, you need an FSC code for BMW apps. Back when I did it (2013) you needed to pay one of the vendors to generate and import, but given the state of available tools, if...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-01-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,890
Posted By blue dragon
You cannot just code 6NR, you need an FSC...

You cannot just code 6NR, you need an FSC enabling code for it if your daten version is newer V41.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-31-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 12,105
Posted By blue dragon
My philosophy is why pay for something you can do...

My philosophy is why pay for something you can do yourself and have the time to do
If any one of those two constraints is not me, to the shop it goes.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-31-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 578
Posted By blue dragon
Why don't you buy them from a recycler ...

Why don't you buy them from a recycler

http://www.car-part.com
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-28-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By blue dragon
Because BMW isn't paying for the oil changes...

Because BMW isn't paying for the oil changes anymore, you are ;)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-27-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 504
Posted By blue dragon
Isn't it still the FRM doing the bulb checks...

Isn't it still the FRM doing the bulb checks through the trailer module?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-27-2015, 03:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By blue dragon
433A -Charge air pressure sensor range 433A -...

433A -Charge air pressure sensor range
433A - Boost pressure sensor range

The 483D is throttle actuation, probably an ancillary code to the main code of 433A. Do you have a leak in your charge...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-09-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By blue dragon
For the X5, there is a retrofit code for coding...

For the X5, there is a retrofit code for coding LCI tail lights. I've been running LCI tail lights for the past 3 years with no issue, but one year of that was with a new FRM purchased to drive the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
Gas is cheap now, and we are buying a cottage...

Gas is cheap now, and we are buying a cottage (lake house) this summer, so the boat will stay there for the most part. I'm going to lease this time, so if gas is back to over $4 per gallon in two...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
So BMW covered the injector number 5, so I had to...

So BMW covered the injector number 5, so I had to pay for 2 injectors. I got to keep all 3 injectors and I sent them out to a local place for rebuild. I'll keep them until I part out my car and move...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
Yes, I will do the same as you and remove the...

Yes, I will do the same as you and remove the sound proofing.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
IP capital, I sent you a PM with the full scan of...

IP capital, I sent you a PM with the full scan of the diagnostics as well as the specific jobs (tests that they ran). As it stands, 3 injectors changed, the tech showed me that even though the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2015, 02:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
I've been told BMW has updated their 2 year parts...

I've been told BMW has updated their 2 year parts and labour warranty. If you paid out of your own pocket, then any work done has 2 year parts and labour, if its under warranty or CPO or maybe even...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
But why just 3? I asked that question too....

But why just 3? I asked that question too....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
Thats exactly what I thought, which is why I...

Thats exactly what I thought, which is why I asked to see the test plan
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
So.... Spoke to the dealer today. They are...

So....
Spoke to the dealer today. They are saying injector 4, 5 and 6 need to be replaced, its not the fuel pump as I guessed. Considering that inector 5 was replaced last year, I was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,604
Posted By blue dragon
Uggggh! X5 died in intersection, restarted then died 100m later

I think its the low pressure fuel pump, but I had my wife and kids with me, so I just had it towed to Parkview (dealership). Regretting now after they said 1.5 hours ($246 + tax) for engine...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By blue dragon
The headlights bolt in the same, the harness is...

The headlights bolt in the same, the harness is the same with the exception of one wire if you want the rings to dim at night. If you have adaptive headlights now, just swap the adaptive modules on...
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