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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,596
Posted By radarguy
The radar sensor in my X5 ices up under the right...

The radar sensor in my X5 ices up under the right winter conditions and the ACC shuts off. The ice covering the sensor is easily observed. It has happened maybe 6 times this past winter. I don't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,369
Posted By radarguy
Lot's of funny or outlandish things said by CA's...

Lot's of funny or outlandish things said by CA's offer the years. One is that F10s with 19" Goodyear LS2s do not have a failure problem. Another is when I bought an X5 last October - "There is "no...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By radarguy
I've owned three BMWs with bumper sensors and all...

I've owned three BMWs with bumper sensors and all have been through a car wash many times with no detrimental effects. That sounds like total BS IMHO. I've never had any come loose, but I've never...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-15-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1,797
Views: 239,276
Posted By radarguy
Since I went through the aggravation of 19" LS2s...

Since I went through the aggravation of 19" LS2s in 2011 I know a lot about it and have been following this thread from its inception. There is no question that the 19" LS2s on an xi are a very poor...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-17-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By radarguy
I'm not an expert, but it could be the belt...

I'm not an expert, but it could be the belt tensioner.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-12-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,606
Posted By radarguy
I'm not sure what the differences are between the...

I'm not sure what the differences are between the 5 series and the X5, but our 2015 X5 with comfort access switches profiles and adjusts the seats depending on who opens the driver's door. If my...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-14-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,202
Posted By radarguy
Ventilated Seats - I haven't made an extensive...

Ventilated Seats - I haven't made an extensive comparison, but I think the ventilated seats have a thinner cushion than the ones with ventilation. At least that's the way it is on my ventilated F10...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-09-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 607
Posted By radarguy
If you have the A/C in the AUTO mode, the A/C...

If you have the A/C in the AUTO mode, the A/C will always turn on after car shut down and restart even if you manually turn the A/C off first. If you don't have it in AUTO, it will not.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-03-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,211
Posted By radarguy
2015 F15 does this also. Perhaps the 2015 F10...

2015 F15 does this also. Perhaps the 2015 F10 does too?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-28-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,408
Posted By radarguy
I agree the options are confusing and even the...

I agree the options are confusing and even the CAs get confused. The good part is that you have some options. Some cars just lump all the options into 2 or 3 packages. One thing that I found...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-24-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 45
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Views: 2,959
Posted By radarguy
Worth six. Thanks. ...

Worth six. Thanks. :banana::banana::banana::banana::banana::banana:
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-14-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 668
Views: 34,193
Posted By radarguy
I would appreciate the links, please. Thanks.

I would appreciate the links, please. Thanks.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-14-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,647
Posted By radarguy
I would appreciate a link also. Thanks.

I would appreciate a link also. Thanks.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-12-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By radarguy
Excellent choices. My options are the same...

Excellent choices. My options are the same except I have X35i and the following:

Multi-contour Seats (w/o ventilation): Provides more adjustments. I love it.

Space Saver Tire: You never know...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-07-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 641
Posted By radarguy
The smokers package is a lighter instead of a...

The smokers package is a lighter instead of a plastic cover for the 12V outlet. It also includes an insert in the ashtray to hold/snuff your smokes. Both can be replaced with non-smoker equivalents...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-06-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,386
Posted By radarguy
I have 19" Michelin Latitude Tour HP ZP. Quiet,...

I have 19" Michelin Latitude Tour HP ZP. Quiet, no vibration. However these are with the Luxury Line standard wheels. If they changed all the tires on your original wheels then put on a new set of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,221
Posted By radarguy
Thanks. I'll be publishing one for the F15 X5...

Thanks. I'll be publishing one for the F15 X5 soon.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,432
Posted By radarguy
Sounds very good. Check the service records...

Sounds very good. Check the service records before you take the plunge.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,054
Posted By radarguy
As you say it turns the fans on based on the...

As you say it turns the fans on based on the schedule you put into iDrive. The idea is that you use any residual heat in the engine to warm the car or to draw in outside air to "cool" it. I have...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-02-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By radarguy
You can always ask your CA about a moonroof...

You can always ask your CA about a moonroof delete since it is available elsewhere. The CA has to take extra effort to do this and may be uncooperative. Also, because it's a structural thing and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,432
Posted By radarguy
There is nothing wrong with a November 2010...

There is nothing wrong with a November 2010 build. It's the pre-September 2010 builds that you should be wary of. However, a 550 without a warranty is a potential money sink. Fuel injectors were a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-01-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,231
Posted By radarguy
I would get the multi-contour, but not the...

I would get the multi-contour, but not the ventilated. It's only $50 extra, but my perception is that the ventilated is less comfortable. The extra adjustments on multi-contour vs. sport are well...
Forum: X4 F26 (On Sale 2014) 10-28-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,051
Posted By radarguy
Try the X4 Forum.

Try the X4 Forum.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-28-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,043
Posted By radarguy
It is called "4NB 4-zone automatic climate...

It is called "4NB 4-zone automatic climate control". It was offered as a standalone in 2011 and not offered since. However, you could order it even though it was not offered in the ordering guide.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,043
Posted By radarguy
There is a pulling to the right issue on...

There is a pulling to the right issue on pre-Sept. 2010 builds. If the issue hasn't been corrected, you have your hands full. There is also a huge issue with 19" Goodyear LS2 tires failing. Expect...
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