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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By finnbmw
you'll be using about 2-3% of your fuel usage in...

you'll be using about 2-3% of your fuel usage in DEF. I.e. for every 100 liters you will need 2-3 liters of DEF.

Why not fill up both tanks before the trip? That should last you for the next...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-20-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By finnbmw
This was a Hess station in SC. I've been trying...

This was a Hess station in SC. I've been trying to find information on maximum biodiesel content allowed per state, but have not been successful. Can somebody help and point me in the right...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-18-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By finnbmw
Would you fill up at this station?

Would you fill up at a station with this label on it?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-16-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 680
Posted By finnbmw
Ruz, the Sirius activation will set you back...

Ruz, the Sirius activation will set you back (probably) around $300 using a non-BMW aftermarket solution.

I used these guys to activate Sirius on my 2010 X5 http://www.bimmer-tech.net/shop/ I...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-15-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By finnbmw
Thanks for the alert, even though I am not...

Thanks for the alert, even though I am not looking at a 335d myself. Can you list the VIN#, so whoever looks at this car and does a search on the VIN is alerted to this thread?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By finnbmw
I'd get them if you were closer. At that price...

I'd get them if you were closer. At that price should go quick. Good luck!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-03-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By finnbmw
Your SA will know if there are any open campaigns...

Your SA will know if there are any open campaigns or recalls when you give him/her your key.

Things I suggest that you look for:
Check that the oil level is correct via iDrive and dipstick. You...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 512
Posted By finnbmw
serge1 had it back wards. The active tank is to...

serge1 had it back wards. The active tank is to the left and the passive to the right, under the air duct. Active tank is easy to fill, filling the passive tank requires removal of the air duct to...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-30-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By finnbmw
Back in 2009 I was looking to buy another SUV as...

Back in 2009 I was looking to buy another SUV as a business vehicle. A friend of mine bought a 2010 X5d and that got me interested. Having a high torque, good MPG engine in a SUV made sense. With...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-30-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By finnbmw
Thanks for the link. Interesting that even these...

Thanks for the link. Interesting that even these guys are negative about the steering. I guess I'll have to go and test drive one during my next service appointment...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-28-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By finnbmw
Been watching "24' on Netflix. Season 4. Jack...

Been watching "24' on Netflix. Season 4. Jack Bauer is winning, bad guys are losing. Go Jack!
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-28-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,586
Posted By finnbmw
Which BG product do you use? Have you seen any...

Which BG product do you use? Have you seen any impact of either the BG or Optilube use?

My 2010 X5d has 53k and no issues with CBU
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-28-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By finnbmw
I think we need to have our own delete thread,...

I think we need to have our own delete thread, what do you guys think? :D

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=739113
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-25-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 670
Posted By finnbmw
as you are in Mexico, I suggest you go to your...

as you are in Mexico, I suggest you go to your local VW store. If the Mexican spec VW uses AdBlue, they should be able to help you. Your local Wal-Mart probably has it too.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-24-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By finnbmw
Have you looked at the brand new 2015 Porsche...

Have you looked at the brand new 2015 Porsche Macan S? Getting great reviews, about the size of X3, very sporty ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By finnbmw
Part of the free maintenance program is a brake...

Part of the free maintenance program is a brake fluid change every two years.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 408
Posted By finnbmw
This is a 3 year old ad, but you could try these...

This is a 3 year old ad, but you could try these guys: http://www.xbimmers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=519533&highlight=sun+visor
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-23-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By finnbmw
Fredo beat me to it ...

Fredo beat me to it http://www.bavarianx.com/BMW_HUF_TPMS_Tire_Pressure_Monitor_Sensors_BERU_s/62.htm
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-21-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,034
Posted By finnbmw
Bmw x7

How about a X7? http://www.autonews.com/article/20140321/OEM04/140329977/bmw-plans-7-seat-crossover-for-spartanburg-report-says
Forum: X4 F26 (On Sale 2014) 03-20-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By finnbmw
Without even seeing them in person, I'd go with...

Without even seeing them in person, I'd go with the Macan S over the X4 35i. More power, more sporty, better looking - all for about the same price.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-20-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 21,631
Posted By finnbmw
Sounds like cracked EGR cooler, fairly common...

Sounds like cracked EGR cooler, fairly common issue. Did you smell diesel fumes or was there soot around the silver pipe? The dealer probably replaced the bracket for the cooler as there is a...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-20-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By finnbmw
Try Bimmerretrofit ...

Try Bimmerretrofit http://bimmerretrofit.com/store/index.php?route=product/category&path=78_94_103

or Jemko Systems (their web site seems to be under construction, but you can google them)
...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-19-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 21,631
Posted By finnbmw
Interesting thread over at E90post comparing JBD...

Interesting thread over at E90post comparing JBD and DTUK http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=959866
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,034
Posted By finnbmw
Macan S vs S Diesel vs S Turbo review

http://www.gtspirit.com/2014/02/26/2015-porsche-macan-s-vs-macan-diesel-vs-macan-turbo-review/
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-14-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,229
Posted By finnbmw
Tripl3_o

another recommendation on Okee (TRIPL3_O)! He coded both of our E70's. Nice guy, very knowledgeable.
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