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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-20-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,347
Posted By Alan L.
The X5 def. not get the new B58 engine for 2016. ...

The X5 def. not get the new B58 engine for 2016. There was a memo while back and the N55 is still here to stay for atleast another year for the X5

Also, the new B58 engine is still a 3.0L just...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-15-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By Alan L.
I don't think the X5 is scheduled to get the B58...

I don't think the X5 is scheduled to get the B58 engine until the LCI possibly the summer of 2016 for the 2017 model.

To be honest i have yet to see anything report about the B58 that makes it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-15-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By Alan L.
Because everyone else is doing this stupid trend....

Because everyone else is doing this stupid trend. Model number no longer has anything to do with engine displacement anymore.

To most people higher number = better

Love how the Infiniti G37 is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-12-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By Alan L.
To be honest I think the performance is very...

To be honest I think the performance is very comparable between my 535xi and this X5. I don't feel like its lacking power at all and i love how responsive it is with the MPPK. Honestly i enjoy this...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-12-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By Alan L.
If i had to guess you will notice the sharper...

If i had to guess you will notice the sharper throttle response in Sport mode as well as the transmission holding the rpms longer before it upshifts keeping the engine in its sweet spot.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-12-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By Alan L.
Interested in hearing your impression of the...

Interested in hearing your impression of the MPPK. I love mine but I had it installed before delivery so can't compare before and after.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-08-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 46,121
Posted By Alan L.
Link to the latest and greatest please.... ...

Link to the latest and greatest please....

Thank you!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-07-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By Alan L.
Loud pop whenever the trunk opens....

So based on what the dealer told me and other members on another forum this seems to be normal for the X5. Whenever i open the trunk the initial lock release makes a rather loud pop before it opens....
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-06-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 7,202
Posted By Alan L.
Hi Shawn. My X5 was just built 2 weeks ago...

Hi Shawn.

My X5 was just built 2 weeks ago so i assume i have the latest bmw software. Can you send me the version i need for my car? Thanks!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-06-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Posted By Alan L.
What tire sizes are those?

What tire sizes are those?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-01-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Alan L.
Right now Dinan is too new to the game for me to...

Right now Dinan is too new to the game for me to spend 2K+ on their piggyback tune. I don't think anyone has it for the X5 35i yet let alone one with the MPPK.

I too have the MPPK 35 and i think...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-01-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,808
Posted By Alan L.
Curious do you take your car to those automatic...

Curious do you take your car to those automatic car washes or use any wheel cleaners? They use very acidic cleaners that can burn through any finish if left on too long.

Your rust seems excessive...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-26-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,146
Posted By Alan L.
I will have to chime in and say that the Adaptive...

I will have to chime in and say that the Adaptive M suspension is VERY good. Makes the X5 feel like you are driving a BMW. In fact the adaptive M suspension is way better than the dynamic damper...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,890
Posted By Alan L.
I only resisted because i had to look at the...

I only resisted because i had to look at the overall picture with a specific budget in mind. Its easy to just keep saying to yourself...only X amount more i get Y and completely blow the budget out...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 861
Views: 30,429
Posted By Alan L.
Here is my update Model X5 Xdrive 35i ...

Here is my update

Model X5 Xdrive 35i
Location - NY
Order Date - 4/10/15
Production Started - 4/13/15
Production Ended 4/18/15
Arrived at the NY Dealer 4/23/15
Scheduled Pickup 4/25/15
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-24-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,890
Posted By Alan L.
Its a tough call and only you could answer that...

Its a tough call and only you could answer that question. If the current 35i is enough power for you then I would say go with a loaded 35i or 35d with Dynamic Handling package build. Its nice to...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-23-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,030
Posted By Alan L.
Doesn't sound like a good deal at all. I just...

Doesn't sound like a good deal at all. I just ordered my X5 35i and got an awesome deal.

Contact George Javier over at Rallye BMW. 516-833-4836

Tell him Alan with the 550 referred you on the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-22-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,238
Posted By Alan L.
The Msport adaptive M suspension is still...

The Msport adaptive M suspension is still available guys. I saw it on my buddies screen when he built my 2015 X5 msport. My truck is built and checking bmwvin.com it also lists the adaptive M...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-21-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 861
Views: 30,429
Posted By Alan L.
Thanks for the doc Suza. Seems like guys in...

Thanks for the doc Suza. Seems like guys in NY/NJ get their cars pretty fast after production is finished. Seems almost possible that mine might show up at the dealer this weekend even.....
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-20-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 861
Views: 30,429
Posted By Alan L.
^^ My X5 is on the same timeline as yours. When...

^^ My X5 is on the same timeline as yours. When i call the 800 number it says my car is being assembled with an estimated completion date of 4/18. This was as of this morning 4/20. I am wondering...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 04-07-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By Alan L.
Hi Jason, If i wanted to purchase the 599M...

Hi Jason,

If i wanted to purchase the 599M wheels for the F15 X5 is the max rebate $300 or can I make my 1 purchase into 2 (2 wheels/tires at a time) and get the rebate twice? Just trying to...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-11-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,188
Posted By Alan L.
Thanks! Where are the details in terms of...

Thanks!

Where are the details in terms of how much discount you get for your next bmw purchase, must be used by rules etc...?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 893
Posted By Alan L.
I hold down the button on the steering wheel to...

I hold down the button on the steering wheel to use Siri to read and answer my texts for me with my iphone 6+ LCI 550
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,212
Posted By Alan L.
If i'm paying over 1K for a F10 it better be for...

If i'm paying over 1K for a F10 it better be for an M5 but thats just me.

Alan
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-12-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,152
Posted By Alan L.
You can file a claim with BMWNA to have them...

You can file a claim with BMWNA to have them reimburse you for the months you are without your own car. It doesn't matter that you have a loaner its still NOT the car you are in contract to pay for...
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