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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-05-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By RJ
My car took nine weeks to deliver from completing...

My car took nine weeks to deliver from completing production, so the paint had plenty of time to cure.

I do find it easier to clean off the splatted bugs off the portions covered by the film.

I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-02-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By RJ
Definitely worth getting some sort of paint...

Definitely worth getting some sort of paint protection film put on. I have full front covered - bumper hood and fenders, mirrors,, top front section of the roof and A-pillars. Used X-pel. All film...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-01-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By RJ
I also found that the rims fit from my E70. I did...

I also found that the rims fit from my E70. I did not have to swap the TPMS (winter set up) as I had a puncture and I got the low tire warning.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-01-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,043
Posted By RJ
I think what you mean by "stop and go" is the...

I think what you mean by "stop and go" is the "eco" (pro?). What it is that if you are in heavy traffic with Stop and Go every few feet, the engine shuts off when you come to a stop with your foot on...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-20-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By RJ
Yep!! Found it this morning. Strange, I did not...

Yep!! Found it this morning. Strange, I did not notice it before as I always hit the mirror button to fold in the mirrors when I park.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-19-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By RJ
Just like Hyde, I also had E70 and agree with...

Just like Hyde, I also had E70 and agree with what he has said. However, I did prefer the firmer, solid feel of the E70. I am still trying to get used to the lighter steering, no steering indicator...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-18-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,418
Posted By RJ
It has turned cold here lately and so have been...

It has turned cold here lately and so have been using the heated steering in the morning. It definitely is a pain to "fumble" for the button on the steering column.

To answer your question my...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,851
Posted By RJ
Could they have not put a stick-on weight? I hate...

Could they have not put a stick-on weight? I hate the look of weights on the face of the rim.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By RJ
I changed mine to fine line and I like it better...

I changed mine to fine line and I like it better than the Oak and other glossy finishes.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-17-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 260
Posted By RJ
Yeah, my neighbor's wife did that. Her kid put...

Yeah, my neighbor's wife did that. Her kid put her back-pack in the rear and did not close the hatch. It was winter and still dark in the morning and she was wearing sunglasses!! She did not see that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-07-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,625
Posted By RJ
Don't hold your breadth. Mine took almost...

Don't hold your breadth.

Mine took almost nine weeks from going into production to delivery. I suspect it set at the dealer for days as they had received a large shipment and took their sweet time...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 14,428
Posted By RJ
I called the dealer when I received the notice a...

I called the dealer when I received the notice a few weeks ago but these days the waiting is six weeks for service and no loaner available either. :mad:
Forum: The Detail Department 10-24-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By RJ
I had to have my bumper painted a few years ago...

I had to have my bumper painted a few years ago after someone put a small scrape on it.

They had to remove the bumper to paint it. The match was perfect and not noticeable at all.

I would say...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-21-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By RJ
Cannot give you a ref feral, but interested to...

Cannot give you a ref feral, but interested to see what you are planning to get covered?

I have my entire front covered (bumper, complete fenders and complete hood) plus a few other extras.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-12-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By RJ
Looks great. I am a fan of lighter colours.

Looks great. I am a fan of lighter colours.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 847
Posted By RJ
You are right that the triangle "imbedded" in the...

You are right that the triangle "imbedded" in the mirror surface would be more useful. Looking for the triangle outside of the mirror adds an another dimension (distraction) even it is for a few...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-07-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By RJ
Glad to hear that you and your daughter came out...

Glad to hear that you and your daughter came out of this relatively unharmed. It is shame to lose a perfectly good car due to the carelessness of someone else, leave alone someone who is not even...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-01-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 847
Posted By RJ
I was thinking of the same thing. I do not think...

I was thinking of the same thing. I do not think the amber colour works that well. I would prefer red. I wonder if it is possible to swap the bulb for a red one.
Forum: The Detail Department 09-30-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By RJ
In addition to Fabreeze try leaving a few sheets...

In addition to Fabreeze try leaving a few sheets of Bounce under the seats and change them every few weeks. It may help "kill" the smell a bit.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-26-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,019
Posted By RJ
I paid Canadian $95 each for front and back. I...

I paid Canadian $95 each for front and back. I have seen it on USA websites at $84 so it was comprable.

I opened the packages last night. The front mudflaps comes with two extra trim pieces each...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-25-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,019
Posted By RJ
No yet, just picked them up a couple of hours ago...

No yet, just picked them up a couple of hours ago and was trying to dry fit but have run into some problems. The front set comes with (2 each) of extra pieces in addition to the mud flaps which I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-25-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,019
Posted By RJ
Installing Mud Flaps

I am planning to install the mud flaps on my F15.

Can someone enlighten me on how the plastic rivets around the fender trim work?

It looks to me that you need to push in the centre (with a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-24-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,213
Posted By RJ
I meant to say "Fineline Pure Wood Trim"

I meant to say "Fineline Pure Wood Trim"
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-24-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,213
Posted By RJ
THe natural wood trim is "grey" in tone and so...

THe natural wood trim is "grey" in tone and so goes well with ivory. It also blends in well with the gloss black trim on the dash around the radio.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-23-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By RJ
I posted the Canadian Package information and...

I posted the Canadian Package information and cost earlier this month here:
LED Lighting Package $2500
Decoding for High Beam Assistance
LED Fog lights
Active LED...
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