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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-14-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By John Galt
Yeah, WTF?!? There's some shady sh!t going on...

Yeah, WTF?!? There's some shady sh!t going on there... Regarding the hissing noise, do you have adaptive (air) suspension? Otherwise, could be the side bolsters inflating/adjusting when getting into...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-05-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,230
Posted By John Galt
Unless I'm misunderstanding your question, the...

Unless I'm misunderstanding your question, the Savvy plugs directly into the OBD port.

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-28-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
In DS mode from a stop, stomping on the...

In DS mode from a stop, stomping on the accelerator results in VIOLENT acceleration up to 30-40MPH. I have scared the hell out of buddies riding with me who grouse me about driving an "oil-burning...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-27-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
I can only imagine! I drove a gasser Jeep Grand...

I can only imagine! I drove a gasser Jeep Grand Cherokee with the anemic V6 from a generation ago as a company car in the past and that damn thing only netted something like 15.7 MPG. I was stopping...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-27-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
Thanks gents! I've got a one-year review in the...

Thanks gents! I've got a one-year review in the works...

-John
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-27-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By John Galt
And the highest mileage award goes to...

Who here has more miles on their F15 than me? Bought new exactly one year ago tomorrow:
...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-27-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,869
Posted By John Galt
Agreed! My 35d averages around 32 MPG, and that's...

Agreed! My 35d averages around 32 MPG, and that's not constantly driving the speed limit. If I were to hyper-mile it, I can get way north of that (as is evident with the one tank I tried this and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,222
Posted By John Galt
I disagree, V Rod Muscle. I originally purchased...

I disagree, V Rod Muscle. I originally purchased HUD to get the LED instrument cluster with enhanced data (which comes with HUD, not the one that people are retrofitting) and thought HUD was a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-23-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,869
Posted By John Galt
35d is my choice and a STRONG contender! Aside...

35d is my choice and a STRONG contender! Aside from drag racing stoplight to stoplight or on the highway (although another poster stated what I would, the 35d will give any gasser a run for his...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-22-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 917
Posted By John Galt
Me three. Nearly bought one when I lemoned my E70...

Me three. Nearly bought one when I lemoned my E70 but the abysmal gas mileage, antiquated V8, funky styling and weird rear door killed it for me. Come to think of it, I wouldn't get one...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-18-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By John Galt
In-cabin micro filter wet and moldy? Not sure but...

In-cabin micro filter wet and moldy? Not sure but worth checking out. Have you had your X serviced yet?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-18-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 635
Posted By John Galt
sDRIVE35i and XDrive35d are completely different....

sDRIVE35i and XDrive35d are completely different. 35i is the 3.0 liter turbo gas engine and the 35d is the turbo diesel. I suggest you POUR over the BMW website to understand everything you can (and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-15-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By John Galt
You had better call your SA and file a complaint....

You had better call your SA and file a complaint. Should have a whistle installed on your X5 :rofl:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-13-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,044
Posted By John Galt
You also need to take into consideration the...

You also need to take into consideration the anti-gelling additives in our MN and regional diesel, which certainly affects MPG. I see a slight drop in MPG but not as much as you have, although my X5...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-13-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,230
Posted By John Galt
Tip for you: Pick up a free paint can opener...

Tip for you: Pick up a free paint can opener (metal hook-ended tool) for free at Lowes or Home Depot and knock off the small burr that some have at the curve in the hook with a little sand paper. I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-13-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,464
Posted By John Galt
Agreed. House always wins, no matter how good a...

Agreed. House always wins, no matter how good a deal I "feel" I'm getting.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-13-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By John Galt
Have you driven a 35d? I'm in love with mine!...

Have you driven a 35d? I'm in love with mine! Makes the gasser feel anemic.

-John
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-09-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,928
Posted By John Galt
College boy!!! :)

College boy!!! :)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-28-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By John Galt
Reach out to some of the forum dealer sponsors...

Reach out to some of the forum dealer sponsors here (at least I think they're considered "sponsors") and ask them what they'd sell you these plans for. Also shop other dealers in your area or if...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-26-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By John Galt
If you decide to spring for the extended warranty...

If you decide to spring for the extended warranty or maintenance packages, keep in mind that EVERYTHING is negotiable. I came prepared with what I wanted (both the warranty and extended maintenance...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By John Galt
HAHAHA!!! You caught me! Land yachting.

HAHAHA!!! You caught me! Land yachting.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By John Galt
35d bitches!!! Those who say this is not accurate...

35d bitches!!! Those who say this is not accurate have never driven a d like I do. That is actually getting really close to my on-paper calculated averages based on the odo and pumped gallons.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-14-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By John Galt
Range!!!!!

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Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 03-14-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,001
Posted By John Galt
No paddles on my base 35d. Without coding, the...

No paddles on my base 35d. Without coding, the paddles on this wheel would make a great place to hang air fresheners... (Insert sarcasm here __).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-14-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,426
Posted By John Galt
:) Guessing over-molded fake lenses to keep...

:) Guessing over-molded fake lenses to keep prying 'Fester eyes away from new design...
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