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Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 09:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 484
Posted By smyles
One thing for sure: knowing all facts, or at...

One thing for sure: knowing all facts, or at least more than just a one person words, is the key before making a judgment. Otherwise, the like of "Hands up don't shoot" will prevail.
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 07:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 484
Posted By smyles
The Nobel mother of the Down kid is in reality a...

The Nobel mother of the Down kid is in reality a total a##hole who uses her kid as an excuse for anything, is always sticking it up to everyone, and takes advantage every single time. Many parents...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-30-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 484
Posted By smyles
Wow, let's all jump to conclusions based on...

Wow, let's all jump to conclusions based on short, one-sided article. Screw the objectivity.
Forum: Off-Topic 03-30-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 467
Posted By smyles
I have it in all our cars. Why? Jaywalking...

I have it in all our cars. Why? Jaywalking pedestrians. A##hole bicyclists. People running red lights. People backing into your car while parking, then leaving w/o note. Etc etc.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By smyles
1st step would be to ensure your car is equipped...

1st step would be to ensure your car is equipped with it. Assuming it's too late to ask the seller (and verify it before handing over $$), run your VIN via vindecoder for the list of options on your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 338
Posted By smyles
Check xoutpost

Check xoutpost
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By smyles
Did you have to add coolant? Did you bleed the...

Did you have to add coolant? Did you bleed the system then?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,092
Posted By smyles
The rear takes just a tad less than full bottle...

The rear takes just a tad less than full bottle (plus you have to suck the old one out, so it depends on your sucking skills :) ), so you can use the 2nd one for the front diff.
Forum: Off-Topic 02-27-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 492
Posted By smyles
Pit bull ate my homework... well, in this case,...

Pit bull ate my homework... well, in this case, the policy documents.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-27-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,231
Posted By smyles
There's an app (http://www.bmwpnpc.com/) to...

There's an app (http://www.bmwpnpc.com/) to search for the best online prices for OEM parts - I haven't tried this app yet, but seems promising.
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-26-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 522
Posted By smyles
It's probably functional on X5M.

It's probably functional on X5M.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-25-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By smyles
The electric auxiliary heater doesn't come on...

The electric auxiliary heater doesn't come on instantly; there's a whole bunch of heaters (glow plugs, active tank, fuel filter, etc etc) that eat a lot of elec.power. This along with drop from the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,367
Posted By smyles
You - actually, the tech - has to pull the codes;...

You - actually, the tech - has to pull the codes; if he doesn't have the means, he's one lousy tech.

I'd suspect a broken coil.
Forum: Off-Topic 02-23-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By smyles
New reality show 'Goodwill hunters" in 3..2..

New reality show 'Goodwill hunters" in 3..2..
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By smyles
Unless you frequently tow heavy stuff, do a lot...

Unless you frequently tow heavy stuff, do a lot of burn outs, 0-60 races or often rally in snow, rear diffs are indeed fine with lifetime oil.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
Again, it doesn't matter. Call BMW, provide VIN,...

Again, it doesn't matter. Call BMW, provide VIN, and they'll tell the last day of your CPO coverage. That's all what matters... unless you exceed 100k earlier, like I did on my other CPO'd car, which...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
I think you're missing the initial premise of CPO...

I think you're missing the initial premise of CPO being 6 years/100,000 miles. That's the period & mileage BMW commits to cover; they don't throw away anything in your scenario, as it's already taken...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By smyles
Ho long did you drive with a busted bulb? My...

Ho long did you drive with a busted bulb? My guess: need to reset FRM.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
Until Dec 2018.

Until Dec 2018.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
There's a device in your vehicle that counts -...

There's a device in your vehicle that counts - and displays! - the mileage.
It's also recorded in your key as well as communicated to BMWNA.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 800
Posted By smyles
It was a ~$1,500 option that was probably the...

It was a ~$1,500 option that was probably the lowest in priority for most buyers; if anyone was looking for a 7-seater, there were better options like already mentioned GL, LR3/4, not to mention...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 524
Posted By smyles
Your warranty starts @ 'in service' date - in...

Your warranty starts @ 'in service' date - in most cases it's the date the first owner drove the vehicle off the lot. CPO starts exactly 4 yrs after that (if still <50k). You can always call BMWNA or...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-19-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 866
Posted By smyles
I'd say the rise of SUV as a daily driver. ...

I'd say the rise of SUV as a daily driver.

Caught the CNN report on the accident and the arrest. the victim was referred solely as a "Mom of 4". Gotta like how the media converts news into stories...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-19-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 866
Posted By smyles
It's not the cars that make people crazy; it's...

It's not the cars that make people crazy; it's the perception of safety and no repercussion for your actions. Same with online posts, yelling from a distance, etc etc.
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