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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,377
Posted By 11leven
Here in CA it took me 3800 miles to set my 12D...

Here in CA it took me 3800 miles to set my 12D emission sensor. It was such a pain to have the emission monitors set and took at least 8 trips to dealer.
All you get is 'keep driving'.
I missed...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-28-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 38,681
Posted By 11leven
Has any one got enhance electronics coverage in...

Has any one got enhance electronics coverage in California with Route 66 ?

Seems like it is not covered for cal residents as per digital credit union (DCU) any other financial institution you...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-03-2015, 12:44 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 49,270
Posted By 11leven
Any DIY transmission, differential and transfer...

Any DIY transmission, differential and transfer case oil change?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-04-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,779
Posted By 11leven
Do you mind sharing a diy oil change on x5d?

Do you mind sharing a diy oil change on x5d?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-03-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
Got it Ard. Time to dig up some dyi posts...

Got it Ard.

Time to dig up some dyi posts and spend time underneath this beast changing atf, differential, tc and coolant. Not sure if Power steering oil change would be any different from...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-03-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
That is what my screen was showing. May be...

That is what my screen was showing.
May be because I drive exclusively on highways 95% of time?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-03-2015, 01:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
Can we use bio diesel on x5d? Never ventured in...

Can we use bio diesel on x5d? Never ventured in to it. Most fills are on i5 big rig fillup stations.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-03-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
After this incident, I asked THE advisor about...

After this incident, I asked THE advisor about other oil changes and the answer was 'nothing else' to change: no transmission, no transfer case, no differential .... For life. i.e 100k. I even...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-02-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
Ticking notice after Oil change and dealership

Hmm...I was blindly following the SMART BMW computer all along.

Too late in earning a lesson [emoji32]

My 10year civic goes 8k miles for a gasoline engine btw synthetic oil changes. I thought...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-02-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By 11leven
Ticking notice after Oil change and dealership

Hello,

I just got oil service on 2012 x5d with 38k miles. When I went to pickup, heard ticking noise from the front. After a day at the dealership ,they gave me the below saying, lifter sticking...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-12-2013, 01:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,327
Posted By 11leven
Need a nice pair of new shoes!

Why not Mic lat HP with non run flats?
Myn X5d seems fine after bad exp with Conti DWS.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-02-2013, 01:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,233
Posted By 11leven
Another "what's wrong with my X5? my MPG is abysmal!" thread

Can't help ...
But after some back and forth Stanford games and a long trip to SoCal my 35d got 608 miles for a full tank.
Glad I got a D!


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-29-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,443
Posted By 11leven
Any solution for the tiny/annoying sun visor (see pic)

I got these and they seems to work for my X5d
1/2 ton Truck Visormates - Side Window Sun Visor Extenders

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B007KBMSNE


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 782
Posted By 11leven
Bike mounting options

400999
I've been using this...good option and easy to install and off.


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,712
Posted By 11leven
New Tires for my 2012 X5 diesel

Dam it they don't make the staggered 20's


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-09-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,186
Posted By 11leven
Anyone running the Continental Extreme Contact DWS 20" on 35d?

I was one of those unlucky Conti customer. Had issues with handling and can't make the car go in a straight line even after multiple alignment and tire swaps.
Had to give up Conti's and go with non...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,239
Posted By 11leven
Radial pull is what BMW attributed with DWS- they...

Radial pull is what BMW attributed with DWS- they even verified the alignment by switching to Dunlop RFT's from another brand new car tires on the lot. I made them do the alignment atleast 4 times...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-18-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,239
Posted By 11leven
I changes to 20" Conti DWS and had vibration and...

I changes to 20" Conti DWS and had vibration and pull to the right- braking too is not as good as RFT Dunlops and bouncy on bad roads.
No change even after exchanging different set and multiple...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-02-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 943
Posted By 11leven
Sent u a private message

Sent u a private message
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,008
Posted By 11leven
Sorry to hijack the thread.. In my case a...

Sorry to hijack the thread..
In my case a teenager rare ended from a dead stop and costed $5800 to replace rare gate,drop down gate and bumper with work done at a BMW collision center.
Both of us...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,516
Posted By 11leven
Auto hold & heating resets every time car is...

Auto hold & heating resets every time car is switched off.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-01-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,515
Posted By 11leven
You can tilt 2nd row seats at two angles giving...

You can tilt 2nd row seats at two angles giving little more room for 3rd row ppl and I get to use that when hauling kids friends- total 5 in the back. +wife= total 7! Albite short trips to soccer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By 11leven
How did OEM tires worked out for you in terms of...

How did OEM tires worked out for you in terms of ride comfort? R they RFT's and how many miles did they last before they worn out?
I'm thinking of moving to 20' Mich tour HP's non RFT's as Conti...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-13-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,243
Posted By 11leven
I had the staggered setup limiting the moment of...

I had the staggered setup limiting the moment of tires just side to side- with out any help!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-13-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,243
Posted By 11leven
Think I'm the unlucky one. Changed my 12xd...

Think I'm the unlucky one.
Changed my 12xd 9kmiles 20" Dunlop to Conti DWS a month ago from a local American tire shop in Bay Area.
Started steering vibration and pulling to right immediately ....
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