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Forum: General BMW 07-16-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By m3the01
I typically buy, and currently bought my '12 35d....

I typically buy, and currently bought my '12 35d. However, I think these cars are likely too expensive to own out of warranty. Therefore, next time I think it will be a lease. We do low miles though,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-15-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By m3the01
Thanks buddy, Which Falkens? Azenis...

Thanks buddy,

Which Falkens? Azenis FK-453CC?

How many miles or kms did you get out of these?

My factory tires were cupped pretty bad after only a few thousand miles, alignment checked,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-15-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By m3the01
Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta Tires? Any negatives?

Hi Fellas,

Im about to pull the trigger on these and wanted to make sure nobody had any updated negative thoughts,

Please let me know, they are south bay dedicated tires and 20 inch version,
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-15-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,627
Posted By m3the01
Hi Guys, Changing out the runflats, I have a...

Hi Guys,

Changing out the runflats, I have a winter setup for when we hit the mountains, so looking for something in for Cali South bay climate.

Whats the consensus now for a 20 inch setup?
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-18-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,765
Posted By m3the01
My alignment was off upon delivery, The...

My alignment was off upon delivery,

The left rear was pretty bad... turned out one of the adjustment points was not tightened.

Alignment, road test, retest of the alignment and she was good.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,001
Posted By m3the01
Insane, get a good shop and be done with it. ...

Insane, get a good shop and be done with it.

Very minor,

Good luck,
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-31-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By m3the01
Pure Performance Tire for Staggered 20s?

Hello all,

I have seen numerous posts concerning changing the run flats and some have picked all season tires versus a pure some tire.

That is great for those that need an all season tire,

I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-16-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 18,015
Posted By m3the01
Yes '12 x5 35d, on the passenger side rear where...

Yes '12 x5 35d, on the passenger side rear where u fed the wires into the cabin to reach the fuse box.

The new '12 have both the PDC and comfort access going through the same weather sealed plug....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-16-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,830
Posted By m3the01
Hey John, I have package 752 which is...

Hey John,

I have package 752 which is 'enhanced premium sound'... this is not the standard 'premium sound' as listed on bmwconfig or bmwusa.

It is a special order item,

I have tons of bass,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-16-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 18,015
Posted By m3the01
I believe you only have to do that step if you...

I believe you only have to do that step if you dont have an open weather sealed plug. Most 2012 diesels only use the outer plug for both comfort access and PDC. This leaves one plug for the trailer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,020
Posted By m3the01
Is the windshield for x5's with HUD the same or...

Is the windshield for x5's with HUD the same or different?

Anyone know the costs for one with HUD if its different?

cheers,
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,480
Posted By m3the01
Absolutely luv it, i really find it funny the...

Absolutely luv it, i really find it funny the people that dont like it... to each their own ;-)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,495
Posted By m3the01
Wow, this is a really good deal.

Wow, this is a really good deal.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,172
Posted By m3the01
U can't really screwup the OEM hitch install, 8...

U can't really screwup the OEM hitch install, 8 bolts and torque accordingly.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,864
Posted By m3the01
The torque number is listed on the oil filter...

The torque number is listed on the oil filter housing and i got the torque number for the drain plug from another DIY video for a diesel 335d.

Likely, someone can say for sure if this is accurate....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,772
Posted By m3the01
I understand ur frustration but those 20's are...

I understand ur frustration but those 20's are 275 series on the front and 315 series on the rear. They are a PERFORMANCE tires, 19k miles is wonderful.

I wish all my performance tires got 19k...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,772
Posted By m3the01
Just an opinion, i personally luv the sound of...

Just an opinion, i personally luv the sound of the diesel and absolutely luv the feel and ride of the 20's.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,864
Posted By m3the01
As an update to this post i thought i would list...

As an update to this post i thought i would list the procedure for a DIY oil change on the LCI x5 diesel 2012, i have about 1400 miles and happy to do its first oil change personally.

I can for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,432
Posted By m3the01
Saw the pictures in the link,

Saw the pictures in the link,
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,432
Posted By m3the01
Yeah please post some pictures where the EGR...

Yeah please post some pictures where the EGR valve is,
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,814
Posted By m3the01
As a followup to this post, i luv the 752 system....

As a followup to this post, i luv the 752 system.

Please note, if u require satellite radio you must add this on as it is not included with 752. I was under the impression everything from premium...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,830
Posted By m3the01
I have a 2012 Jan built 35d with option 752 --...

I have a 2012 Jan built 35d with option 752 -- enhanced premium sound. You can always recognize this system because the speaker bezels are silver,

The system also comes with a 800watt...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,754
Posted By m3the01
I hear you, i think it something to do with drive...

I hear you, i think it something to do with drive by wire system.

Check this out http://www.sprintboostersales.com/detail.cfm?year=2001&make=BMW&model=X5&engine=Gas%20or%20Diesel

Seems like a...
Forum: Interior 04-21-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,102
Posted By m3the01
Sold

Sold
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-18-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,975
Posted By m3the01
I agree, only have 2k on it but the ride is fine....

I agree, only have 2k on it but the ride is fine. No complaints, maybe cause i come from only driving sports cars with large rims.

I have heard of troubles with cupping, we shall see after this...
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