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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-24-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By dingular
That seems to come up with THIS THREAD as a...

That seems to come up with THIS THREAD as a result :P

Anyway I specifically want dash cam installs so I know

1) what units are in active use on our vehicles
2) have some ideas prior to install...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-24-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By dingular
Show me your dash cam installs

Hi all,

I have an x6 50i but this forum is more active so I thought I'd ask here...

Anyone have a permanently installed / wired-in dash cam?

If so, please show me your installs -- i.e. where...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By dingular
My wife's '04 x5 30i had an extended warranty she...

My wife's '04 x5 30i had an extended warranty she bought via the BMW dealership (CNA) and it was pretty comprehensive. It saved us 1200 bucks on a repair one time and paid for itself by end of its...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-17-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By dingular
My wife's '04 x5 30i had an extended warranty she...

My wife's '04 x5 30i had an extended warranty she bought via the BMW dealership (CNA) and it was pretty comprehensive. It saved us 1200 bucks on a repair one time and paid for itself by end of its...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-09-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,779
Posted By dingular
i built up a relationship w my first SA that was...

i built up a relationship w my first SA that was great -- knew my name, more importantly knew my car and threw in freebies / helped me get stuff at employee pricing here and there. That was all great...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 12-02-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,442
Posted By dingular
I got mine coded by triple 3 and have had zero...

I got mine coded by triple 3 and have had zero negative experience. Really happy I did it too, the car now functions without the minor annoyances that you may have grown to hate like I did!
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 11-28-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By dingular
Perfectly normal. Welcome to bmw! It's s more...

Perfectly normal. Welcome to bmw! It's s more solid, sporting feel.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By dingular
Exactly right -- not a job for the weekend...

Exactly right -- not a job for the weekend warrior. This is where paying a professional makes a lotta sense.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-15-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,779
Posted By dingular
This is exactly normal and you have nothing to...

This is exactly normal and you have nothing to worry about. My 13 X6 did this until I got it coded to do what MAKES SENSE and let the fob work to open and close the hatch.

Coding was the best...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By dingular
sure. I have been impressed with my 50i in terms...

sure. I have been impressed with my 50i in terms of reliability. Minus the injectors issue (which I did have and was resolved for free in a timely fashion) I have had 21k reliable and fun miles.
...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-16-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By dingular
If I'm primarily city driving then I get 14-17...

If I'm primarily city driving then I get 14-17 depending on how bad traffic is.

Hwy I have maxed out at 27 and average 22-25 or so.

I have a 13 50i
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 18,401
Posted By dingular
I used to use the send to car app for iphone but...

I used to use the send to car app for iphone but it suddenly quit working as well.

The remote app works flawlessly every time so that's my go-to now.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By dingular
He didn't have an issue... He's offering to...

He didn't have an issue... He's offering to explain how he solved his issue further to anyone needing that info ;)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,081
Posted By dingular
also unlikely since they both reset to a flat 0....

also unlikely since they both reset to a flat 0. What other distance could it be using?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 07-26-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 619
Posted By dingular
here, xoutpost... Lots of BMW forums out...

here, xoutpost...

Lots of BMW forums out there :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,100
Posted By dingular
thanks!!

thanks!!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By dingular
Very common. Could also be doing lots of short...

Very common. Could also be doing lots of short drives.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,100
Posted By dingular
Are X5 and X6 wheels directly swappable?

Are X5 and X6 wheels directly swappable?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-29-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,209
Posted By dingular
Just got back from meeting Okee -- good guy :) ...

Just got back from meeting Okee -- good guy :)

I got:

3) Disable Legal Disclaimers
7) Disable Seat Belt Chimes
10) Fold/Unfold Side Mirrors With KeyFob
11) Fold Side Mirrors As Soon As The...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-23-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,341
Posted By dingular
Anyone know if the F15 addressed any of these...

Anyone know if the F15 addressed any of these issues, especially the nav issues? I think I saw screen shots with the speed limit included now...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,341
Posted By dingular
The nav only bothers me when I want to know what...

The nav only bothers me when I want to know what route it's taking me but there is no way to see that :/

It also only tells me next turn info on my HUD

Lastly my 2008 4runner which I threw an...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By dingular
Seems counter intuitive to what a driver in...

Seems counter intuitive to what a driver in control iDrive would expect :/

I've had guests of all ages and sizes in my car and it's annoying to undo what they did when they turn the system to any...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,472
Posted By dingular
You told me to read the whole thread (I did) to...

You told me to read the whole thread (I did) to gain what knowledge? that you CALLED and didnt go IN PERSON as suggested.

...

just go take care of this and report the result later if its...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-05-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,472
Posted By dingular
Jeez man what an attitude on you... Haha. Look I...

Jeez man what an attitude on you... Haha. Look I wish you the best but you are just not listening.

Going IN PERSON to a Bridgestone shop will do more than chatting Bridgestone because the guy who...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-06-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,354
Posted By dingular
Thank you, this makes much more sense! thanks.

Thank you, this makes much more sense! thanks.
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