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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By rh71
Need pics. Was this today? We crossed the GWB...

Need pics. Was this today? We crossed the GWB once in heavy traffic this afternoon and that was plenty thank you.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-25-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By rh71
As long as you're not using spacers, the BMW...

As long as you're not using spacers, the BMW locks for the X5 are fine.

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E70-X5_xDrive35d-M57_3.0L/ES2661400/
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 693
Posted By rh71
Stay away from '07 if you can help it as it's the...

Stay away from '07 if you can help it as it's the first year run as someone mentioned. Creaks/rattles were an issue.

I think the oil burning is with the V8 (4.8i). Electrical issues has some...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 875
Posted By rh71
I've had my adaptive drive going 8 years now and...

I've had my adaptive drive going 8 years now and I still can't tell a very big difference when the SPORT button is disabled.

If I'm going over a road with potholes I'll disable sport and I can...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-06-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 322
Posted By rh71
it should just be a quick press and the speak...

it should just be a quick press and the speak icon comes on the idrive screen lower left corner - do you even see that?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-06-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By rh71
holy jeebus 9 speed transmission.

holy jeebus 9 speed transmission.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-01-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,092
Posted By rh71
Agreed - I have 20s myself but obviously don't...

Agreed - I have 20s myself but obviously don't really see it in action. I sometimes catch another X5 with wide 20s and I am staring as it rolls down the road. It's a thing of beauty. BMW did great...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-26-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By rh71
It's possible the anti-trap message can be...

It's possible the anti-trap message can be cleared by doing the sunroof reset procedure. There's youtube videos for that. Basically you just hold the button straight up for quite a bit over a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,234
Posted By rh71
I just checked and mine doesn't have the amber...

I just checked and mine doesn't have the amber markers on by default during auto mode (daytime) where just the angel eyes are on. Maybe it's because OP has the lights set to that 2nd mode since...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 347
Posted By rh71
There's a paper insert that is next to the fuses...

There's a paper insert that is next to the fuses in the trunk. Here's mine...

http://i.imgur.com/VhmR40r.jpg

Looks like 6, 142. Possibly even 108, 109, 129.
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-11-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,612
Posted By rh71
Thanks, there's a whole bunch for controlling the...

Thanks, there's a whole bunch for controlling the window of the trunk for touring models and that's it. :(
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-11-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,457
Posted By rh71
I've left my badges on but it collects obvious...

I've left my badges on but it collects obvious dirt (white paint) around it and you can't get to it very easily. It's on the front of the doors.
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-11-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,612
Posted By rh71
Is it possible to code the X5 to CLOSE the trunk...

Is it possible to code the X5 to CLOSE the trunk lid from the fob or in the console? Basically close without being at the trunk itself (power tailgate). Can't seem to find the option but thought...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,389
Posted By rh71
Even when you do this, and I did (from another...

Even when you do this, and I did (from another supplier), you can still get highway speed vibration. They spun perfectly round from my perception (no balancer spins 70mph from my findings), but on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-14-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 22,551
Posted By rh71
just to report back, 3 years later, it just went...

just to report back, 3 years later, it just went away on its own. Had completely forgotten about this so it's been a while.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By rh71
http://www.bimmershops.com I use a shop in...

http://www.bimmershops.com

I use a shop in Huntington close to me.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,617
Posted By rh71
^ I assume that applies to every E70 variant?

^ I assume that applies to every E70 variant?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By rh71
^ looks pretty sweet - unfortunately too much...

^ looks pretty sweet - unfortunately too much work for me to consider it. Thanks anyway.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 559
Posted By rh71
^ I'm definitely going to try different brake...

^ I'm definitely going to try different brake pads next round. I plastidipped my wheels and it allows the brake dust to cake on even more - much tougher to scrub out. Can't keep it clean longer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 974
Posted By rh71
can hardly see the difference in black

can hardly see the difference in black
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,390
Posted By rh71
^ ahem inline 6. Is that a sport button near the...

^ ahem inline 6. Is that a sport button near the shifter indicating adaptive drive? That would be a sweet find.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By rh71
the low and high beams should not be yellowish,...

the low and high beams should not be yellowish, only the rings. With the pre-LCI like your '09, the inner rings will always be brighter than the outer rings even if you get a brighter bulb. It's...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By rh71
^ search is coming up empty

^ search is coming up empty
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By rh71
new headlight assembly swap?

I have an '08 with the headlights showing lens clouding and scratching and thought maybe it's a good opportunity to upgrade to the LCI headlights with the brighter angel eyes. Is it a straight swap...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-16-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,097
Posted By rh71
Yes replica I wasn't going to pay $5k for wheels...

Yes replica I wasn't going to pay $5k for wheels regardless. I went with another replica set (style 433) since I had them on for nearly 5 years and I wanted a change. The vibration helped that...
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