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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,104
Posted By GoHawks63
I agree, we had a tough time starting out...

I agree, we had a tough time starting out smoothly when we first got our X5, but it seems to,have smoothed out. Either that or we got used to the pedal.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By GoHawks63
And another.

And another.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By GoHawks63
For some reason it won't let me attach multiple...

For some reason it won't let me attach multiple pictures.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-11-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By GoHawks63
Ouch! I am guessing near or over $10K. Here...

Ouch!

I am guessing near or over $10K. Here is my frame of reference,

A couple of months ago my wife was broadsided by a drunk driver. Hit and run. They caught the guy in the grocery store...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-10-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,104
Posted By GoHawks63
We have an early build (June '10) 2011 Premium X5...

We have an early build (June '10) 2011 Premium X5 with comfort access, cold weather package, NAV and premium audio. We bought is as a CPO in Sept '12 with 31K miles in her.

In the 20 months we...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 860
Posted By GoHawks63
moldy smell from A/C

I tried Lysol and other sprays. In the end I used a mixture of bleach and water as a spray and it seems to have worked.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-04-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By GoHawks63
Looking to buy a 2011 X5 35i...any tips/advice?

Our 2011 is a very early build, June 2010 in service date. I bought it as a CPO with 31,000 miles last Sept. It now has just under 42,000 and the only issue we had in 9 months is the rear view cable...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-26-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By GoHawks63
Looking to buy a 2011 X5 35i...any tips/advice?

Agree in getting a CPO.

We bought a CPO 2011 Premium (June '10 in service date) in Sept. It had 31K miles.

When we picked up the car we noticed that the backup camera would occasionally...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-17-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By GoHawks63
Rear camera malfunction

Cable for the rear view camera was replaced per TSB SI B66 03 10.

All is good now.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-13-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By GoHawks63
Rear camera malfunction

Same with ours. Sometimes it will flicker like an old TV that isn't tuned to a TV station, more recently it would fail completely being completely blank, other times it would give a malfunction error...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-12-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By GoHawks63
Rear camera malfunction

Ours is doing the same thing. Fortunately we are still under warranty. It's going in this week.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By GoHawks63
Lexis for me too. Any auto parts store, Autozone,...

Lexis for me too. Any auto parts store, Autozone, Pep Boys, etc.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-19-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,236
Posted By GoHawks63
Yep. Like the time with my college car ('78 Chevy...

Yep. Like the time with my college car ('78 Chevy Impala). I replaced the air filter and when I went to to tighten the wing nut for the cover. I guess I wanted to make sure it REALLY wouldn't come...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-19-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,339
Posted By GoHawks63
For what it's worth, we bought our 2011 in...

For what it's worth, we bought our 2011 in September with 31k miles. It now has 38k miles and we haven't had any issues with it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,195
Posted By GoHawks63
I have an early build 2011 (June 2010 in service...

I have an early build 2011 (June 2010 in service date) that has the Cold Weather package (headlight washers, heated steering wheel, rear seat climate control) that DOES NOT have the the pass through.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By GoHawks63
Welcome! I bought a 2011 CPO for my wife last...

Welcome! I bought a 2011 CPO for my wife last Sept and we are pretty happy with it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,656
Posted By GoHawks63
I'll have to check the manual again, but I...

I'll have to check the manual again, but I thought thought my X5 does that too.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,098
Posted By GoHawks63
The coolest and newest feature seems to be the...

The coolest and newest feature seems to be the headlights. As far as styling it doesn't seem like the leapt too far from the previous version.

I'm sure it will be very capable and moderately...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,339
Posted By GoHawks63
Oy. I am not commenting whether the NSX is a...

Oy. I am not commenting whether the NSX is a legitimate supercar. I just think it's a damn nice looking design.

As for styling cues, I'm sure you can find many manufacturers that have take...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,339
Posted By GoHawks63
The NSX on the other hand is flat out gorgeous...

The NSX on the other hand is flat out gorgeous (IMO). They should let those designers loose on the sedans.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 728
Posted By GoHawks63
I have the oyster interior and was sure they...

I have the oyster interior and was sure they would get stained, but so far so good.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By GoHawks63
I thought the same thing when I first bought our...

I thought the same thing when I first bought our X5.

:)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,339
Posted By GoHawks63
A further point on the MDX. The previous models...

A further point on the MDX. The previous models were only available in AWD trim. The newest model (like the RDX) can be had as a FWD model also.

Just reinforces that Acura has no intention of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-15-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,339
Posted By GoHawks63
I just saw the video of the unveiling in the...

I just saw the video of the unveiling in the Detroit Free Press and I agree that it seems more evolutionary than revolutionary, but then you can say that about the X5 over the years. I guess the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By GoHawks63
I will agree. I have only taken one mini...

I will agree. I have only taken one mini road-trip since picking up our 2011 CPO last September. It was a round trip from SE Michigan to Chicago and the return trip even included a snowstorm.

I...
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