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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-21-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 895
Posted By ottotruck
Hi can't assist with your question, but thinking...

Hi can't assist with your question, but thinking of retro fitting and getting a new tcu with 3G/4g retrofitted. What was the cost for you or was it free? My BMW connected app won't work any longer...
Forum: General BMW Questions 02-21-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 671
Posted By ottotruck
Hi Doug, I have 2015 x5 e70 and have a 2G unit as...

Hi Doug, I have 2015 x5 e70 and have a 2G unit as well. I was trying to use my BMW connected App and was not able to register my vehicle. It seems that on Dec 31 2016 BMW decided to switch services...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-18-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By ottotruck
Thx will do Sent from my iPad using...

Thx will do


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2017, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By ottotruck
If it was not obvious looking for an economical...

If it was not obvious looking for an economical approach as dealer might be pricey to go through. Thx


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,257
Posted By ottotruck
48k recently water pump went out and was able to...

48k recently water pump went out and was able to get it replaced under goodwill.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2017, 07:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By ottotruck
Replacement Key

In order to get a replacement key for my x5. Any advice on how to go about it. It does not have comfort access. Is it through dealers only. I am in Northern CA. Thx


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-14-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
BMW in San Jose CA and the Indy shop is German...

BMW in San Jose CA and the Indy shop is German Motor Specialist in Mountain View.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-14-2017, 06:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
To close the loop on this. Picked up the truck...

To close the loop on this. Picked up the truck and here are the details.

- Cost was split 85% BMWNA 15% Dealer.
- Warranty for 2 yrs/unlimited miles is included.
- NoGo on the extended...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Good point will inquiry. On that - the SA...

Good point will inquiry. On that - the SA mentioned that I could still purchase the extended warranty. I thought if it was past the 4/50 then NO Way. I am at the 5 ye mark with 48k. Any thoughts?

...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Hi All, Got a call back from the Dealership and...

Hi All,
Got a call back from the Dealership and they are covering 100% of all repairs based on the condition of the truck and the yr/mileage ... a Good start for a Monday! My backup was an Indy...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Interesting, but strange. So what's the fix?...

Interesting, but strange. So what's the fix? Drive more highway miles? Then be told you have too many miles :)


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 820
Posted By ottotruck
Thanks all for the comments. I'll take a look and...

Thanks all for the comments. I'll take a look and will consider the critical points made by ard. For now I am working on the goodwill coverage with BMWNA to get the water pump covered. Thx!


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 08:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Took the car to the dealership to see what they...

Took the car to the dealership to see what they can do in terms of goodwill. My SA indicated that there is a good chance it will be covered but no guarantees of course. Called BMW NA as well and they...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-11-2017, 12:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Bought it new, not from them though. The place I...

Bought it new, not from them though. The place I bought it is 400 miles out. The SA only dealt with twice at most, as part of the regular maintenance program under the 4/50'plan.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Thx ard. I am only over by time. Will do a search...

Thx ard. I am only over by time. Will do a search on the goodwill program.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Thanks MMMGP. no CPO, wife does not drive it hard...

Thanks MMMGP. no CPO, wife does not drive it hard and truck has been no issues until now. Did not think CPO was necessary as miles were low on the truck. Like said first BMW though these were...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 820
Posted By ottotruck
Extended warranty

Can one purchase extended warranty if it is more than 4 years and truck is at 48k miles? If not through BMW perhaps third party?


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By ottotruck
Water Pump Fail

Hi, have a 2012 x5 3.5i with 48k miles. Apparently the water pump has failed and they suggest to change the thermostat as well. This is my first BMW and taken back that it happened at the current...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 567
Posted By ottotruck
Roof racks

Hi does anyone have a pic on a x5 with the thule aeroblade edge or Yakima whisbar? Which looks slick and low and had low noise? Thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 782
Posted By ottotruck
Thank you. I guess it's hidden! :)

Thank you. I guess it's hidden! :)
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 11-10-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,019
Posted By ottotruck
BMW iPhone 4/4s Media Snap-in Adapter for sale

Selling original media snap-in adapter. Lightly used on me x5 e70 ~ 6 month. Includes shipping $160. US only . PM me if interested
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 782
Posted By ottotruck
Want to sell

Hi want to sell an item are we allowed to post sale items on this forum? Is there a section for it? Did not see any category for this. If not can someone suggest a good side for BMW related sale...
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-17-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 625
Posted By ottotruck
Classics BMW Art Pics

http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/fine-art-of-classic-bmw-cars

Enjoy!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,078
Posted By ottotruck
Thx. I think I will go with the Thule.....

Thx. I think I will go with the Thule.....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 03-24-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,326
Posted By ottotruck
any idea why the light/honk feature does not work...

any idea why the light/honk feature does not work for the X5?:dunno:
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