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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-08-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,260
Posted By DN325CI
Torque is not power, but let's not get into that...

Torque is not power, but let's not get into that debate. Sound like you wanted a diesel and you got one. Viva la difference!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-06-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,599
Posted By DN325CI
Looks awesome.

Looks awesome.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-05-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,934
Posted By DN325CI
Thanks. I agree - looks spectacular. Lots of...

Thanks. I agree - looks spectacular. Lots of favorable comments.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-04-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,260
Posted By DN325CI
I landed at a similar conclusion as others here....

I landed at a similar conclusion as others here. The economics of upgrading to diesel are not that compelling - 4 year ROI for us based on our usage pattern and the typical price spread between...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-04-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,934
Posted By DN325CI
Wife's X5 xDrive 35i: xDrive 35i xLine ...

Wife's X5 xDrive 35i:

xDrive 35i
xLine
Sparkling Brown metallic
Terra Dakota leather
Poplar wood trim
Cold Weather package
LED Lighting Package
20" Style 451 Y-Spoke wheels
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-02-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By DN325CI
Ours is sparking brown outside, but white (or...

Ours is sparking brown outside, but white (or silver or whatever it is) on the surround view. I think they are all the same color on surround view.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-31-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,106
Posted By DN325CI
I also have the DDC + Rear axle option. When...

I also have the DDC + Rear axle option. When going sport, it does firm up the suspension. But from BMW's suspension graph, the real benefit is that in any of the modes it's a more comfortable ride....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-31-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By DN325CI
Lots of threads on this one. It is what it is (I...

Lots of threads on this one. It is what it is (I really despise that phrase but it fits here) so choose your response. For me I love the stance of the 20's and wouldn't own it any other way. The...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-23-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,572
Posted By DN325CI
Yeah, that's what I'd do - full time with the...

Yeah, that's what I'd do - full time with the Contis.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-23-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,572
Posted By DN325CI
One option of that I'm considering is to just go...

One option of that I'm considering is to just go to the highly regarded Conti DWS all-seasons. They are not run flats but thats not a high priority for me.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-23-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,572
Posted By DN325CI
Wow. 14 tires is incredible. Pinched sidewalls...

Wow. 14 tires is incredible. Pinched sidewalls from potholes? Were they runflats? Probably not a great answer, but the sidewalls of the x5 should be taller than 550. Profile is expressed as a...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-18-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 317
Posted By DN325CI
You're correct on the size. They are the...

You're correct on the size. They are the original factory Dunlop SP Sport 2000's at 225/45ZR-17 spec.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-16-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 317
Posted By DN325CI
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-07-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,234
Posted By DN325CI
Agreed - I drive a stock suspension on 19" wheels...

Agreed - I drive a stock suspension on 19" wheels for an extended 1 hour test drive. It rode fine. I'm sure you'll love it.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-06-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,234
Posted By DN325CI
I ordered DDC + rear axle primarily because I...

I ordered DDC + rear axle primarily because I wanted the 20" wheels and was concerned about ride quality. The suspension chart posted elsewhere shows that the DDC improves the comfort. So I find it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-24-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,986
Posted By DN325CI
I noticed the same thing when in Spartanburg for...

I noticed the same thing when in Spartanburg for PDC. It's a local area phenomenon.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-23-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,298
Posted By DN325CI
Ours came with the Dunlop Sport Maxx on the 451...

Ours came with the Dunlop Sport Maxx on the 451 20s. I'm surprised how well it rides. Very comfortable.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-21-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,947
Posted By DN325CI
Where did you buy the part for $8? thanks!

Where did you buy the part for $8? thanks!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-18-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,362
Posted By DN325CI
Yes - the dates I gave were for my x5 built in...

Yes - the dates I gave were for my x5 built in January at the same North America SC facility.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-18-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,362
Posted By DN325CI
Not sure, but in my case it was almost exactly 1...

Not sure, but in my case it was almost exactly 1 month between when I got the production number and when production actually started. Granted, the plant's Christmas shutdown was during that period. ...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-16-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,377
Posted By DN325CI
Akebono is a very well regarded company famous...

Akebono is a very well regarded company famous for their ceramic formula pads the eliminate the OEM dust problem. You'd be amazed how well they work - clean wheels, man.
...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-15-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,947
Posted By DN325CI
Wow, that looks a lot harder than rinorman's...

Wow, that looks a lot harder than rinorman's description. F15 is easier than this I hope.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-15-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,947
Posted By DN325CI
Awesome. I think I'm going to do that too. Did...

Awesome. I think I'm going to do that too. Did you take any pictures? Whatever the second link was, it's not showing up.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 02-06-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,755
Posted By DN325CI
I shipped a 3-series convertible in summer of...

I shipped a 3-series convertible in summer of 2012 using an established national carrier called United Road. Distance was 546 miles. There were different prices for open truck versus closed. I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-06-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By DN325CI
I like the contrast of them not being body color...

I like the contrast of them not being body color - one of the main reasons I chose xLine when ordering. I also thought these flares would not be as easy for my kids to scratch up as body painted...
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