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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By vetaldj
Well, you need to be in real good relationship...

Well, you need to be in real good relationship with manager to do something that car not due...

You can check "Vehicle status" screen to see what's close to Due and ask to do that, who knows,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-02-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,742
Posted By vetaldj
It looks like I will be the only one who says...

It looks like I will be the only one who says that I like F15 look and feel but will not get one untill my E70 breaks apart :) Hopefully not in next 10 years.

When I get somehow bored with it (you...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-21-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By vetaldj
Back on this... My wife has same thing...

Back on this... My wife has same thing (coincedence or not, but it happens with wifes mostly...), I've never had this for almost 2 years of driving...).

Need to do some field test, have day off...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By vetaldj
Try first geting it from local dealer part shop...

Try first geting it from local dealer part shop (ask for 10% BMWCCA club discount) and negotiate installation with service department. With this route I've got OEM style hitch installed by dealer for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By vetaldj
Ok, I'm in for September 19th. Should be...

Ok, I'm in for September 19th.

Should be fun!!!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By vetaldj
Got email from BMW NA regarding the same with...

Got email from BMW NA regarding the same with invitation code.

Thinking to go too, sounds like a fun!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 585
Posted By vetaldj
I did not paid anything even though I did it in...

I did not paid anything even though I did it in Nebraska, not in California (right before 3 days relocation trip to California :) ) . Dealer just checked that I have CPO and told me that everything...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-11-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 585
Posted By vetaldj
I had same smell so I called to my dealer to...

I had same smell so I called to my dealer to schedule apt to check it out. After I explain my issues was told about that bracket. After check they told me that EGR cooler was bad too. Bracket was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By vetaldj
It's mean that you don't have navigation option,...

It's mean that you don't have navigation option, just button.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By vetaldj
Do you have navigation installed? I bet you can...

Do you have navigation installed? I bet you can have a key Nav but no actual Nav option in.

How is your screen looks like: (1)wide rectangular and take all space or (2)rather small with big...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-01-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By vetaldj
I live close to LA, (Irvine, CA) and best I can...

I live close to LA, (Irvine, CA) and best I can get off my E70 diesel here is 17-18mpg (I reset it each time I put fuel in). I have like 90% local roads and highways once in a while for weekends...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 28,962
Posted By vetaldj
I know that OEM towing mirror is maybe better but...

I know that OEM towing mirror is maybe better but I used this mirror (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001AJH1HK/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1) for two relocation across the country and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 42,773
Posted By vetaldj
Well, to get quiet ride ...

Well, to get quiet ride (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000T5BI8Y/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i02?ie=UTF8&psc=1)add additional $35

Worked like a charm for me.

Glad you found solution that works...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-02-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 42,773
Posted By vetaldj
Do what I did - buy it from them with BMW CCA...

Do what I did - buy it from them with BMW CCA discount ~$520 tax included and then ask to install it with your part, another ~$500. This way you still can make it ~$1100 or something. I went this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-01-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By vetaldj
It looks like mine with 64K is the highest, so...

It looks like mine with 64K is the highest, so far :)

No problem yet, just replaced leaked cooler under the warranty.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 918
Posted By vetaldj
Got pair of Meyle rotors...

Got pair of Meyle rotors (http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&vxp=mtr&item=111378387522) off ebay for $90 plus Textar pads...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By vetaldj
Got it installed in Hendricks around July 2013...

Got it installed in Hendricks around July 2013 for ~$950 all inclusive. Worked with Luka, really nice guy. Got just positive experience with service dept there (2 visits).
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By vetaldj
+1 for this Next time you start, look into...

+1 for this

Next time you start, look into navigation screen instead of dash, if this is triangle with exclamation sign it will say there what's wrong.

Also, this is almost definitely one of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By vetaldj
Called dealer to see if I can do bracket recall...

Called dealer to see if I can do bracket recall (by checking VIN on bmw na site for recall it not show up), they told me I can.
So I drop a car indicating that I also have a CEL too to check....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By vetaldj
Got them off eBay for $95 shipped for a pair....

Got them off eBay for $95 shipped for a pair. Damn, I think shipping itself costs like $35+, they are heavy... Package says they made in China, no surprise :)

Will see how they go, planning to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 890
Posted By vetaldj
Don't want to start new thread as this is exactly...

Don't want to start new thread as this is exactly what I'm looking for - replace EGR by myself. Have it failed and need it done. Part itself is not a problem - around $250. Take it out and put back...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By vetaldj
Was sneaking under the hood to check DEF refill...

Was sneaking under the hood to check DEF refill necks location and slightly opened one that is on the left side (easy access) and lots of pressurized air came out. Is that normal?

I'm thinking to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By vetaldj
Well, I was expecting responds like that so I did...

Well, I was expecting responds like that so I did read manual before and I did not find anything about that light so I posted... Just browsed it one more time and still nothing but little wording...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-04-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By vetaldj
Warning lights and code P20E8

Hi All,

Yesterday I've got a check engine light on and code is P20E8. I tried to find some information about that but only one thing I found that it's related to DEF some kind... Also, pretty...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By vetaldj
Have same uneven pattern on my wheel in my 2010...

Have same uneven pattern on my wheel in my 2010 X5 35d.

Looks like no reason to waste my time and go to my local dealer as even for coming smoke once in awhile from under the hood (looks like...
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