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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Today, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By blue dragon
Yes, the quality is better than a CCC car, but...

Yes, the quality is better than a CCC car, but still worse than the native CIC. The CIC cars have a better camera.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By blue dragon
Its still s hit especially at night. The pre CIC...

Its still s hit especially at night. The pre CIC uses the RFK module, I think the CIC had the camera going directly to the CIC or cars with top view had a module like this one...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-18-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By blue dragon
cool.... I still want to know how to code the...

cool....
I still want to know how to code the flashing brake lights once ABS is activated
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-15-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,598
Posted By blue dragon
As far as I could tell, the rear caliper on the...

As far as I could tell, the rear caliper on the X5M is still a single piston caliper with very similar diameter to the non X5. The X5 has the ability to move the braking force around, it can brake...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,598
Posted By blue dragon
Yes, the most noticeable difference was towing,...

Yes, the most noticeable difference was towing, around town with no tow, there is not much difference except for pedal feel.

The X5 M rear rotors have a different hub size, they cannot be directly...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,598
Posted By blue dragon
Its the stopping that counts, the 35D will...

Its the stopping that counts, the 35D will definitely pull more than the rated 6000 lbs. Can you stop it though, have you done an emergency stop too see just how long the increased braking distance...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 39,878
Posted By blue dragon
There was, if you were in Europe ;) NA was an...

There was, if you were in Europe ;) NA was an afterthought. Who the heck tows with an X5 in the land of the pickup
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By blue dragon
http://38.media.tumblr.com/0554c146055c0665d8f9332...

http://38.media.tumblr.com/0554c146055c0665d8f9332502aaaba1/tumblr_n63a85zLUg1rrlcfno1_1280.jpg
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By blue dragon
very nice! People actually using the "activity"...

very nice! People actually using the "activity" part of SAV ;)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,598
Posted By blue dragon
Thats a nice boat! What is it?

Thats a nice boat! What is it?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By blue dragon
Thats specifically why there is a SEARCH...

Thats specifically why there is a SEARCH function. So people who actually take the time to invest in the board answering questions, and posting DIY stuff don't have to answer the same question over...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 770
Posted By blue dragon
It sounds like it could be the programming. Get...

It sounds like it could be the programming. Get Okee (codemycar@gmail.com) to have a look at it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-24-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By blue dragon
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-DCzEb3XV0W8/Un6vBNhf0OI/...

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-DCzEb3XV0W8/Un6vBNhf0OI/AAAAAAAACno/g50RNticV8U/s1600/double-facepalm-picard-riker-2.jpg
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 770
Posted By blue dragon
It was X5 day at the boat ramp today :D. I ran...

It was X5 day at the boat ramp today :D. I ran into a fellow X5'er using his 35d to tow his boat. (He had already walked it out)

http://www.wardphotography.com/Boat/IMG_3544.jpg
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 427
Posted By blue dragon
Damn! Almost 2k for a hitch :o What are you...

Damn! Almost 2k for a hitch :o What are you towing if you don't mind telling us?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 770
Posted By blue dragon
You do not not need anything special for LEDs on...

You do not not need anything special for LEDs on the trailer with the bmw system. My trailer has all Optronics LEDs, and I do not have to do anything except plug in and go. I would check the grounds...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-19-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 972
Posted By blue dragon
I tow about 3000 miles annually. I have not...

I tow about 3000 miles annually. I have not noticed any unusual increase in DEF usage. I have 60k miles on my '09 now, and I've only had to add DEF twice in any of the periods between oil changes.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-16-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By blue dragon
I have a left and right set for sale for cheap. ...

I have a left and right set for sale for cheap.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/261534709322?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1558.l2649
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-14-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By blue dragon
How is pulling the fuse going to terminate the...

How is pulling the fuse going to terminate the optical connector....:tsk:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-04-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 523
Posted By blue dragon
^^ It doesn't matter. The pre-lci headlight...

^^ It doesn't matter. The pre-lci headlight design will never allow both the inner and outer rings to be evenly lit. Unless you can come up with a design that lights the two rings individually like...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-03-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By blue dragon
Drive a diesel, no electric water pump to fail ...

Drive a diesel, no electric water pump to fail


/diesel shill :D
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By blue dragon
You need to scan it with INPA or something...

You need to scan it with INPA or something similar. The FRM module which controls the lighting will shut off power if it detects a repeated short. It could also be a broken wire in the harness. You...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-30-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,126
Posted By blue dragon
I'll post the trace file tomorrow. I saw your...

I'll post the trace file tomorrow. I saw your cross post on bmw coding site. I coded my combox telematic as combox media, so I disabled the assist function to be able to use my iphone for internet...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 367
Posted By blue dragon
Morristown BMW is cheaper $229 ...

Morristown BMW is cheaper $229

https://www.trademotion.com/parts/index.cfm?searchText=61359227053&make=BMW&action=oePartSearch&siteid=214320

Ticher's pricing has been steadily creeping up, no...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-27-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 523
Posted By blue dragon
Yup, but the vendors of these H8 bulbs don't want...

Yup, but the vendors of these H8 bulbs don't want you to know that. The only thing that looks like the LCI headlights are the LCI headlights.
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