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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Today, 06:02 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By rh71
Agreed - I have 20s myself but obviously don't...

Agreed - I have 20s myself but obviously don't really see it in action. I sometimes catch another X5 with wide 20s and I am staring as it rolls down the road. It's a thing of beauty. BMW did great...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-26-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By rh71
It's possible the anti-trap message can be...

It's possible the anti-trap message can be cleared by doing the sunroof reset procedure. There's youtube videos for that. Basically you just hold the button straight up for quite a bit over a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By rh71
I just checked and mine doesn't have the amber...

I just checked and mine doesn't have the amber markers on by default during auto mode (daytime) where just the angel eyes are on. Maybe it's because OP has the lights set to that 2nd mode since...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-24-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 265
Posted By rh71
There's a paper insert that is next to the fuses...

There's a paper insert that is next to the fuses in the trunk. Here's mine...

http://i.imgur.com/VhmR40r.jpg

Looks like 6, 142. Possibly even 108, 109, 129.
Forum: General BMW 06-11-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 17,436
Posted By rh71
Thanks, there's a whole bunch for controlling the...

Thanks, there's a whole bunch for controlling the window of the trunk for touring models and that's it. :(
Forum: General BMW 06-11-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,148
Posted By rh71
I've left my badges on but it collects obvious...

I've left my badges on but it collects obvious dirt (white paint) around it and you can't get to it very easily. It's on the front of the doors.
Forum: General BMW 06-11-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 17,436
Posted By rh71
Is it possible to code the X5 to CLOSE the trunk...

Is it possible to code the X5 to CLOSE the trunk lid from the fob or in the console? Basically close without being at the trunk itself (power tailgate). Can't seem to find the option but thought...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,218
Posted By rh71
Even when you do this, and I did (from another...

Even when you do this, and I did (from another supplier), you can still get highway speed vibration. They spun perfectly round from my perception (no balancer spins 70mph from my findings), but on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-14-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,113
Posted By rh71
just to report back, 3 years later, it just went...

just to report back, 3 years later, it just went away on its own. Had completely forgotten about this so it's been a while.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By rh71
http://www.bimmershops.com I use a shop in...

http://www.bimmershops.com

I use a shop in Huntington close to me.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,414
Posted By rh71
^ I assume that applies to every E70 variant?

^ I assume that applies to every E70 variant?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By rh71
^ looks pretty sweet - unfortunately too much...

^ looks pretty sweet - unfortunately too much work for me to consider it. Thanks anyway.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By rh71
^ I'm definitely going to try different brake...

^ I'm definitely going to try different brake pads next round. I plastidipped my wheels and it allows the brake dust to cake on even more - much tougher to scrub out. Can't keep it clean longer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 870
Posted By rh71
can hardly see the difference in black

can hardly see the difference in black
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,049
Posted By rh71
^ ahem inline 6. Is that a sport button near the...

^ ahem inline 6. Is that a sport button near the shifter indicating adaptive drive? That would be a sweet find.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 542
Posted By rh71
the low and high beams should not be yellowish,...

the low and high beams should not be yellowish, only the rings. With the pre-LCI like your '09, the inner rings will always be brighter than the outer rings even if you get a brighter bulb. It's...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By rh71
^ search is coming up empty

^ search is coming up empty
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By rh71
new headlight assembly swap?

I have an '08 with the headlights showing lens clouding and scratching and thought maybe it's a good opportunity to upgrade to the LCI headlights with the brighter angel eyes. Is it a straight swap...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-16-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 890
Posted By rh71
Yes replica I wasn't going to pay $5k for wheels...

Yes replica I wasn't going to pay $5k for wheels regardless. I went with another replica set (style 433) since I had them on for nearly 5 years and I wanted a change. The vibration helped that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-14-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By rh71
I think the Bridgestones all-seasons are ok for...

I think the Bridgestones all-seasons are ok for treadlife - it's their summer tires that are horrible in that regard. But that sounds like a hell of a deal if they're really OE 214s. Verify.
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-14-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 890
Posted By rh71
Lived through high speed vibration as well with...

Lived through high speed vibration as well with my old wheels. Road force balancing more than once didn't help either. Likely 1 or 2 of your replica wheels are out of round. Spin them naked on a...
Forum: General BMW 04-13-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By rh71
I hear you on the FWD. Such an awkwardly wild...

I hear you on the FWD. Such an awkwardly wild feeling being pulled instead of launched from the rear.
Forum: General BMW 04-08-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 17,436
Posted By rh71
I'm being told we are a few days from tally time...

I'm being told we are a few days from tally time so get in now if you were on the fence.
Forum: General BMW 04-08-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By rh71
Actual content was like 50 seconds into the...

Actual content was like 50 seconds into the video... please don't do that.
Forum: General BMW 04-08-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 532
Posted By rh71
yup they did. Windows won.

yup they did. Windows won.
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