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Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-07-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,754
Posted By shaunatl
That should work, but will probably be expensive....

That should work, but will probably be expensive. Do we have the part numbers of the Japanese suspension?
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-06-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,754
Posted By shaunatl
Bredi, you really need to adjust the pressures to...

Bredi, you really need to adjust the pressures to get the handling to a decent level - the pressures up front from the factory are way too low.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-06-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By shaunatl
I'm not aware of any issues with posting links to...

I'm not aware of any issues with posting links to eBay, unless you're a non-sponsor trying to promote your own business.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-09-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By shaunatl
Details haven't been released yet, but are...

Details haven't been released yet, but are supposed to be out in early October.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 09-09-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 21,185
Posted By shaunatl
Hi, do you mind sending me download information? ...

Hi, do you mind sending me download information?

Thanks!
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-07-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By shaunatl
Congrats - which dealer?

Congrats - which dealer?
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-07-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By shaunatl
Assuming the same speed, you will get better...

Assuming the same speed, you will get better range on flat terrain than on hills.

On the other hand, if you're talking about taking surface streets at 45mph with some hills vs doing 70mph on a...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 08-31-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By shaunatl
Larger battery pack adds weight - maybe you...

Larger battery pack adds weight - maybe you should consider a Tesla :) The tires are wider and it's around 2K lbs heavier, but you get plenty of range.

There is something strange about the...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 08-29-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By shaunatl
Which wheels were on the car you drove?

Which wheels were on the car you drove?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,095
Posted By shaunatl
Good point - you're probably right.

Good point - you're probably right.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,095
Posted By shaunatl
Not sure what "full" integration means, but the 5...

Not sure what "full" integration means, but the 5 works just like the 4S did in my '12 X5.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-22-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,922
Posted By shaunatl
What did the hole look like before you patched...

What did the hole look like before you patched it? The hole on the passenger side cover on my '12 diesel is only one of the diamond sections - much smaller than the patched area on yours. Maybe yours...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-08-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By shaunatl
I recommend IND as well. I bought fronts from...

I recommend IND as well. I bought fronts from them, even though they didn't have the exact reflectors listed on their site (LCI with side camera) - emailed Nate prior to ordering and no issues with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,068
Posted By shaunatl
That's a good thought. The 2nd row certainly has...

That's a good thought. The 2nd row certainly has multiple positions in 3rd row equipped X5's, but I don't know if it, in the rearmost position, provides more room than the fixed 2nd row does in...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,068
Posted By shaunatl
A proper installation via seat belt should be as...

A proper installation via seat belt should be as safe as a LATCH install (likely safer, based on recent guidelines about LATCH not being tested/designed to handle higher combined weights of child +...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,068
Posted By shaunatl
I don't see anything in the X5 manual that warns...

I don't see anything in the X5 manual that warns against doing this. You would need to use the seat belt for the center mounted seat and either LATCH or the seat belt for the outer seat.

Does the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-13-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By shaunatl
In both the E53 and E70, everything I've found...

In both the E53 and E70, everything I've found suggests that "latch borrowing" (using outer latch anchors for a middle seating position) is not an acceptable/tested install method. Some vehicles have...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-06-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 58,996
Posted By shaunatl
Thanks - sounds like that one isn't worth it.

Thanks - sounds like that one isn't worth it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-31-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 58,996
Posted By shaunatl
Blue Dragon, do you have any video of the M...

Blue Dragon, do you have any video of the M HUD...or can you list what additional info is shown once coded on the X5d? I see the tach in the image, but are there other improvements?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,177
Posted By shaunatl
I have this mat, and there are no fitment issues...

I have this mat, and there are no fitment issues with the 3rd row folded down: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5656465&postcount=20

Part number: 51470416678
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,784
Posted By shaunatl
If an E53 4.4i can........

If an E53 4.4i can..... http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e53-forum/640-x5-towing-capabilities-31-airstream.html
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,365
Posted By shaunatl
We use this seat protector in both cars, but it...

We use this seat protector in both cars, but it has always been on black leather, so I can't comment on any discoloring issues with light colored seats:...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 16,207
Posted By shaunatl
Compared to the old USB to 30 pin - I don't have...

Compared to the old USB to 30 pin - I don't have the snap-in adapter.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 16,207
Posted By shaunatl
I agree about the general lack of availability,...

I agree about the general lack of availability, but I was able to pick up 2 extra cables tonight at my local Apple Store, so you might want to give that a shot.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 16,207
Posted By shaunatl
FYI, the iPhone 5 is working properly in my 2012...

FYI, the iPhone 5 is working properly in my 2012 X5 via the standard Lightning to USB cable. Music library/album art/playlist browsing works just as it did previously. Pandora also works, as does the...
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