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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,064
Posted By hyde
Since I suggested that maybe I should be the...

Since I suggested that maybe I should be the first one to try that?

Hopefully it's made stronger than some of the other parts BMW used on this fine vehicle, otherwise we will be holding a two...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By hyde
Mine is not a surface scratch, I think BMW uses...

Mine is not a surface scratch, I think BMW uses terribly soft paint, any little ding causes the paint to just chip away. Last X5 I just barely tapped my garage wall, and found the edge of my rear...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By hyde
I had exact same thing on my E70 on the hood and...

I had exact same thing on my E70 on the hood and door, I was able to cover it up with factory paint stick (the one with nail polish brush).
Yesterday I noticed two very similar chips on my 5 month...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By hyde
2009? I thought I was the only one who kept...

2009? I thought I was the only one who kept receipts of things that are well past warranty period. Well done!
Good luck with the sale.

*Telling people how many tickets this one saved you from...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-24-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By hyde
Hit AUTO on your dash first, then see if it can...

Hit AUTO on your dash first, then see if it can be activated, my guess is if A/C is not working the button might be grayed out. Also you can try hitting Sync, that might override the iDrive setting.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-24-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,064
Posted By hyde
Algae? BMW service man makes it to a...

Algae?
BMW service man makes it to a completely new level in making excuses why their product stinks. What's next? Brake dust is there to prevent moss? :dunno:
A good explanation for why pass...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-20-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 950
Posted By hyde
How about grill? I am not sure what line your X5...

How about grill? I am not sure what line your X5 is, but black m-performance grill seems to be a popular upgrade with those who want to get a more aggressive front end.
There are also people who are...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-11-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By hyde
I am thinking of taking my X5 to dealer with a...

I am thinking of taking my X5 to dealer with a rope tied to each rear door handle, and illustrate "when the doors unlatch while driving, I just tug on these ropes, it's then all good, if you can't...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-26-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,514
Posted By hyde
It's actually because you can see the wheels on...

It's actually because you can see the wheels on the driver side easily by bopping your head up and down because you have a wider reflection angle, it's not as much on the passanger side. At least...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-23-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 958
Posted By hyde
That looks great, congratulations, I also went...

That looks great, congratulations, I also went with Jet Black, the only true black.
How did they reset the sync problem with the tank? My fluid warning was OK until I ran out of fluid and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-20-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,064
Posted By hyde
Verdict is still out on that, but check this...

Verdict is still out on that, but check this thread:
http://f15.bimmerpost.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1084945&page=2
We are not sure if it's the Rain-X or frigid weather causing the issues. I wish...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-18-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,064
Posted By hyde
Here is another 2 page thread on this issue: ...

Here is another 2 page thread on this issue:
http://f15.bimmerpost.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1086430

If anyone can get it fixed, please report back. I will definitely be bringing this up on my...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-17-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 657
Posted By hyde
I drive by this place every once in a while, I...

I drive by this place every once in a while, I always see them dry cars on the side of the street, way out on the street, a weird situation but since they tend to drive them off the property and dry...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-17-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,972
Posted By hyde
Hi Pieter, Do you have some X3 and X5 side by...

Hi Pieter,
Do you have some X3 and X5 side by side pictures?
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-17-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 657
Posted By hyde
No problem, thanks for the suggestion anyway....

No problem, thanks for the suggestion anyway. I'll look around in my area as well.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-17-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 657
Posted By hyde
Thanks. I drove by two indoor handwash places,...

Thanks.
I drove by two indoor handwash places, they were closed. I think it's mainly because they are not actual indoor handwash, they are more like a tunnel with no way to close the doors, so they...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-17-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 657
Posted By hyde
Looking for Indoor or warm water carwash?

I can't take it anymore, I feel like the salt is eating my paint away.
I tried to hose it off the other day, it immediately froze on contact even when the car was running for over 15 minutes.

I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-11-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 905
Posted By hyde
Did you try the leaseomatic app to see what it...

Did you try the leaseomatic app to see what it gives you?

So, what is your monthly lease cost based on above calculation?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-09-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 973
Posted By hyde
This is definitely not comfort access (which has...

This is definitely not comfort access (which has a distinct beep) or parking sensors which should be using only the speakers inside the vehicle, it sounds like something is beeping at regular...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-08-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 973
Posted By hyde
Sounds like a kitten. I've never heard of that....

Sounds like a kitten. I've never heard of that. When I saw the thread, I first thought it was the comfort access locking/unlocking the door when you were washing it, but this is something totally...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-07-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,302
Posted By hyde
I was referring to space finding feature, not...

I was referring to space finding feature, not parallel parking feature. Sure for those guys who drive in suburbs and don't feel like parallel parking, it is great for them, but the useless feature is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,302
Posted By hyde
It's pretty much a useless feature for us who...

It's pretty much a useless feature for us who live in the city, but it's got a huge cool factor, especially for $500! I kind of wish I got it.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By hyde
At least 1,5 gallons. By the way, light went...

At least 1,5 gallons.

By the way, light went off, then came back on, now it seems to have a mind of it's own. Obviously it is a stuck sensor somewhere down there, can I send down like a wire or...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,302
Posted By hyde
Yep, that makes sense. Do we have anyone with...

Yep, that makes sense. Do we have anyone with Park Assist here, where do their sensors go? Below reflector?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,302
Posted By hyde
Is that some kind of sensor on side bumper next...

Is that some kind of sensor on side bumper next to the flare, where we have our ugly reflectors?
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