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Forum: Exterior 04-18-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 80
Posted By JimmyW
FS: LCI Facelift 2010-2013 Inner Right Passenger Side Taillight

Part # 63217227794

Great condition, works perfectly, but it is missing the tensioner so you will need it from another taillight. Perfect for replacing a cracked or non-working taillight.

$60...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By JimmyW
Winter Survival Tip

For those of us with parking sensors....with all these storms.. are you tired of the loud beeeep when the sensors are covered with snow/ice? Try spraying silicone spray or RainX on each sensor as a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-31-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By JimmyW
That did the trick! I had it left over on #0313...

That did the trick! I had it left over on #0313 from my CIC retrofit. Thanks!! :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-30-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By JimmyW
Error While Trying To Code New LCI Taillights

Hello All,

I installed the LCI taillights and successfully added +MUEH to my VO and FA wrote both the FRM and CAS modules. Now when I try to code the FRM module I can't do so. I can click "Read...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By JimmyW
Best Route for Satellite Antenna Extension Cable?

I was wondering if anyone had any tips on routing an extension wire from where the current sirius xm antenna cable ends (in the left trunk compartment) to the back of the CIC head unit? e.g. if I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-17-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By JimmyW
I received several quotes from different...

I received several quotes from different companies for around $350.00. I have the factory privacy glass (tint) option which is a slightly more expensive part.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-27-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By JimmyW
You can code it so that you can hold the lock...

You can code it so that you can hold the lock button longer and the mirrors will fold but not automatically folding when the car is put in park.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-07-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By JimmyW
If they won't look at it, buy a gauge and check...

If they won't look at it, buy a gauge and check the freon pressure to make sure it's okay. Check the A/C compressor belt and bearing. Also, do you hear/feel the compressor kick on? I don't think the...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 10-28-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,410
Posted By JimmyW
Correct, I had to order it from www.asp-shop.eu ...

Correct, I had to order it from www.asp-shop.eu
The first part number is correct. I'm not sure if the second number is the correct number for the front bumper cables as my car does not have PDC, in...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 10-26-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,410
Posted By JimmyW
I did order the correct wiring harnesses from...

I did order the correct wiring harnesses from Germany and installed everything but I could not get the ACC to work due to programming issues. I still get an ACC Malfunction error when activating the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-26-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By JimmyW
It is required to have one of the modules from...

It is required to have one of the modules from the range of part numbers of the stock part installed or else it will realize the module is missing and refuse to proceed.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-24-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By JimmyW
I don't think it is a fire hazard because I've...

I don't think it is a fire hazard because I've seen that before in a 7 series with over 200k miles with no problems. The plastic will just melt completely away before any possibility it catches on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-24-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By JimmyW
I have CCC and HUD on an 07 X5 and the navigation...

I have CCC and HUD on an 07 X5 and the navigation arrow disappears once you've reached your destination. Never knew about that menu. Will have to try it sometime. What happens if you manually go into...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By JimmyW
Oh I see. Good to know. Maybe I'll skip those too...

Oh I see. Good to know. Maybe I'll skip those too in my upcoming trans oil change. Good luck. Bring lots of stuff to soak up trans fluid.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By JimmyW
I just put these tires on my X5. Very satisfied...

I just put these tires on my X5. Very satisfied so far! I bought it with the criteria that I was willing to spend whatever amount of money to get the softest ride quality, decent winter weather...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By JimmyW
I think that DIY guide is for the old X5s. At...

I think that DIY guide is for the old X5s. At least from my looking at the underbody pictures, the procedure is different. You should have the ZF 6HP26 transmission on your X5. Start by removing the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By JimmyW
This X5 has 107K miles. I did the inspection...

This X5 has 107K miles. I did the inspection myself with a magnet to check the paint, tire pressure gauge and tread ruler, INPA code check, checked the iDrive check control messages, thorough visual...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By JimmyW
So I noticed a metal rattling when I slam the...

So I noticed a metal rattling when I slam the driver side door and made a mental note to check on it later. Today I noticed a belt hanging underneath the car and pulled it out. Well it is the A/C...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-19-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By JimmyW
The X5 is doing great. Solved the noisy tires. It...

The X5 is doing great. Solved the noisy tires. It turns out someone drove the winter tires all summer so they were worn on one side of the tread. I replaced them with the #1 rated tire for the SUV...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,326
Posted By JimmyW
I had a cadillac SRX with the UltraView sunroof...

I had a cadillac SRX with the UltraView sunroof and remember seeing on the forums many people with the same issue.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By JimmyW
Here you go! Hope this helps.

Here you go! Hope this helps.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By JimmyW
Introducing Myself

Hi everyone! I'm Jimmy. I've been on the E65 forum for awhile. I just bought a titanium silver/black perforated dakota 2007 X5 4.8i Sport package this weekend with third row, running boards, 4-zone...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 779
Posted By JimmyW
ouch $400 for a headlight bulb. that sucks.... i...

ouch $400 for a headlight bulb. that sucks.... i just paid $325 including shipping for a used entire headlight!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 656
Posted By JimmyW
I don't think anybody has posted a DIY but here...

I don't think anybody has posted a DIY but here are the instructions from BMW. Good luck!
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 05-21-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 279
Posted By JimmyW
Fs: Icom a+b+c

For use with ISSS. I can help with getting ISTA / P running as well. Gives you dealer level programming capabilities with a refreshed interface compared to GT1 or SSS/Progman. Includes ICOM A, B, C,...
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