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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,358
Posted By thebear
Very happy with my 2011 X5d

I have one of the first 2011 X5d ... took delivery 5/2010
It only has 41k miles but I drive it every day
Here are the things I have had to do, other than ordinary maint:
Replace battery this year,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 713
Posted By thebear
I had the same problem

For me it was an issue with the battery. If the battery was low some sort of low power mode kicks in that impacts the blowers. I had my 6 y/o batter replaced and have had zero issues since.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-01-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 16,954
Posted By thebear
I also received the notice of warranty extension...

I also received the notice of warranty extension 2011 X5d May 2010 delivery
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-30-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 633
Posted By thebear
2011 X5d Service Intervals / Extended Warranty?

Hard to believe it's been 4 years but my 2011 X5d is dropping off service/warranty in May.

Considering buying the extended service plan but I'm not sure if it makes sense

I have around 23k...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-05-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Really? even M3s and M5s... also they are...

Really? even M3s and M5s... also they are standard on the 135is
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-05-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Even on Alpine White?... I thought the point of...

Even on Alpine White?... I thought the point of the blacklines was to compliment the dark paint colors.
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
I like the Black with AW as well... I bet they...

I like the Black with AW as well... I bet they grow on you
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Looks like Oyster/Black to me as well... thats...

Looks like Oyster/Black to me as well... thats what I got with Carbon Black
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Do you think they are putting the blacklines on...

Do you think they are putting the blacklines on AW cars abroad? I thought they were just for the dark colors.
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Exactly... I'm only "confused" because my dealer...

Exactly... I'm only "confused" because my dealer told me the small deck lid spoiler was not standard on the is.
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-30-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Great Pics... can't wait to get mine. I agree...

Great Pics... can't wait to get mine. I agree with your analysis of the Msport 135/135is/1M situation.. the is is not much if any more $ than the Msport 135i and you definitely get more candy... I...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-28-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
It's definitely there in the 2nd to last shot......

It's definitely there in the 2nd to last shot... thats 2 for 2, mine better have one.

I would have liked to get the black seats with blue stitching just because its a special option... the Oyster...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-28-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
I just looked closely at the first set of Ray731...

I just looked closely at the first set of Ray731 pics where the car is wet, there is definitely a deck spiler there too ... I hope its standard
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-28-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
My car was completed 8/8 on the boat 8/27

My car was completed 8/8 on the boat 8/27
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-28-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Thanks for the link to the other forum... great...

Thanks for the link to the other forum... great pics. Will be interesting to see what shows up. Do you think the deck spoiler is standard? My dealer says its not but I see it in the second set of...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-27-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
I was just notified my 135is shipped from germany...

I was just notified my 135is shipped from germany and should be at my dealer in about 2 weeks. Does anyone have theirs yet?
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-23-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,799
Posted By thebear
I would wait...

2013 135is is available for order now, something to consider before you buy a 2012
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-20-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 21,937
Posted By thebear
Just got my production number

I went with carbon black, oyster interior (in Miami), premium, technology, Harmon kardon, alarm, pdc.

Will be an interesting juxtaposition to my 2011 X5d.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-29-2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,250
Posted By thebear
My iPhone4 works perfectly with iDrive. What is...

My iPhone4 works perfectly with iDrive. What is specifically not working?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-29-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 885
Posted By thebear
Zune player

Has anyone connected a Zune player to the mp3 pleyer adapter
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-06-2010, 07:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,162
Posted By thebear
Very curious about this as well. Is the larger...

Very curious about this as well. Is the larger "truck" size nozzle able to just barely fit into the fuel receptor? I was under the impression that the truck size nozzle was much larger, also noticerd...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2010, 05:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,305
Posted By thebear
Thanks hospicedoc... Too funny, will try next...

Thanks hospicedoc... Too funny, will try next time I'm in the car.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,305
Posted By thebear
I must be an idiot as well since I am having teh...

I must be an idiot as well since I am having teh same problem as you. I can get as far as selecting the song but I can not get it to start playing. what does "once you turn puch the on button" mean?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,534
Posted By thebear
Since you have held yourself out as an...

Since you have held yourself out as an audiophile, hoping you will answer a few ? for me. I have not tried to use the HDD yet fyi.

1) Can I store video on the HDD and play it on the rear...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,310
Posted By thebear
Perfect... just what I needed. Thanks.

Perfect... just what I needed. Thanks.
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