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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 08:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 749
Posted By Kzang
These are actual mirror caps. In another words,...

These are actual mirror caps. In another words, you must remove the original plastic caps and replace it with these carbon fiber caps.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-23-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By Kzang
Dealers would normally apply felt tape to prevent...

Dealers would normally apply felt tape to prevent contacts on the covers of the tail gate. Usually the sound comes from there. You may try to apply felt tape there and see if it works.
If not, the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-23-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Kzang
Tell the installers to open the window slightly...

Tell the installers to open the window slightly and turn off the car. My installer and many other installers don't have problems with the X5 windows.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-23-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Kzang
Without trying to sound like an expert or...

Without trying to sound like an expert or something.. the headrest pops out to protect the occupant during a rear end collision which could cause a whiplash. Active head restraint is this feature...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-21-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Kzang
I believe it is every year, or it has been as far...

I believe it is every year, or it has been as far as I can remember.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-21-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 858
Posted By Kzang
I know about the active sound.. not sure what...

I know about the active sound.. not sure what correlation it has with my comment above?
My X5 doesn't have it and I don't plan to get a car with it. And eventually if all cars come with it, I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-20-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,415
Posted By Kzang
First of all... please point out any post where I...

First of all... please point out any post where I had ever claimed to be an expert.... please.

Secondly, I provide my own experience and feedback to peoples question here... what you and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-20-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,415
Posted By Kzang
Oh wow... looks like I touched yet another...

Oh wow... looks like I touched yet another nerve..

You asked about the difference or any changes between the air suspension that is default added for 3rd row and standard suspension. I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-20-2016, 06:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 858
Posted By Kzang
I have no interest in electric cars... I prefer...

I have no interest in electric cars... I prefer driving a car with an engine and exhaust sound... Yes, I understand Electric cars are the future, they are fast, and have lots of torque, but for me...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-20-2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,415
Posted By Kzang
I explained exactly this on page one :D ...

I explained exactly this on page one :D



Standard suspension in the X5 is subpar compared to 2VF and DHP, it wobbles, the front dips, and the cabin feels like a boat. The standard suspension...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-19-2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 15,437
Posted By Kzang
Ha, it would have been perfect if my car was...

Ha, it would have been perfect if my car was there... SG, MW, SG, MW and I have the rear spoiler :)
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-18-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 612
Posted By Kzang
Straight from Bimmerpost ...

Straight from Bimmerpost

http://f15.bimmerpost.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1275623&highlight=2017
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-18-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,161
Posted By Kzang
Since I know how to change tires, the only time I...

Since I know how to change tires, the only time I would prefer RFT over the traditional tires is if my wife, daughter, or mother were driving and they wouldn't know how to change tires or if they had...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-16-2016, 04:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,161
Posted By Kzang
What is so different on the Pirelli tires that...

What is so different on the Pirelli tires that they wouldn't repair it?

Few weeks ago I had a screw in my Dunlop RFT Summer tire when I brought my X5 in at BMW for an oil change... Of course they...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-16-2016, 04:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By Kzang
Just so you know.. the 50D isn't impressive as...

Just so you know.. the 50D isn't impressive as far as the exhaust note goes either. Diesels just docent sound good to enthusiasts...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-15-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By Kzang
Just FYI - my car is lease.. and my initial plan...

Just FYI - my car is lease.. and my initial plan was to keep the car after the lease was up and the reason why I invested in the mods :)
So If I am absolutely sure that I would keep it then I have...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-15-2016, 07:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By Kzang
Very true.. However, if you look closely...

Very true..

However, if you look closely at traditional car loans, many people don't realize that its essentially the same as leasing. Here is why... :)

When you finance a car, the car is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-14-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By Kzang
Historically and from previous diesels, there is...

Historically and from previous diesels, there is always been a delay due to the EPA hold. I'm 99.9999% certain that the dealer is correct.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-14-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By Kzang
2015 has performance improvements as follows. ...

2015 has performance improvements as follows.

Technical update for the 8-speed automatic transmission leading to better efficiency and faster acceleration:
As of October 2014 production, there...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-13-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Kzang
This is normal for the 35i. The right side...

This is normal for the 35i.

The right side has an exhaust valve that only opens when the engine's RPM is over a certain RPM.. I believe it is 3,000 RPM and above. From what I understand, keeping...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-13-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By Kzang
Yeah, I hate chrome as well... I know it isn't...

Yeah, I hate chrome as well... I know it isn't the same application but I would try Plasti-Dip and see how it works. Cheapest option ( $10 - $15 a can ) and worked very well for me. My buddy did it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 749
Posted By Kzang
Haha... I am broke... More pics! ...

Haha... I am broke...


More pics!

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8681/27652187584_65ae52bc3c_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/J8wFYU)Carbon treatment (https://flic.kr/p/J8wFYU) by Nam Ji...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,135
Posted By Kzang
Yeah, start placing orders and plan you mods :)

Yeah, start placing orders and plan you mods :)
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 749
Posted By Kzang
Haha It cost about $250 for both left/right......

Haha It cost about $250 for both left/right... much better than spending $700 for it.

http://www.rwcarbon.com/58/11/0/834/bmw-f25-f26-f15-f16-carbon-fiber-mirror-replacements.html
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 749
Posted By Kzang
Yes, the weave and pattern is identical to my...

Yes, the weave and pattern is identical to my existing M performance parts. If I didn't mention it, no one would know it is a rep :)
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