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Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 05-08-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By G Smith
Love this car!

Can't wait for the weekend to gets some miles on it.
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 05-08-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 495
Posted By G Smith
It is here!

Just took it off the truck. Will pick up later today.
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 05-03-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By G Smith
production update!

"Finishing Touches" Can't be long now!
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 04-29-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By G Smith
I would hold off on switching the tires anyhow...

I would hold off on switching the tires anyhow until after they near the end of their treadlife unless I get a bunch of flats. Houston is notorious for lots of nails and screws in the streets...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 04-29-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By G Smith
I placed the order last week and on Friday (4/24)...

I placed the order last week and on Friday (4/24) it changed from "order documented" to "production begins". I've got it bad- checking the status about every 15 minutes. :)
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 04-29-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By G Smith
I'm also fond of the the black interior, but we...

I'm also fond of the the black interior, but we have two golden retrievers and you see less hair with the lighter interior. Am hoping to get the new ride before we take a cross country trip to...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 04-29-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By G Smith
Good looking car. Hope to hear more from you...

Good looking car. Hope to hear more from you about it as time goes on. (There doesn't seem to be a lot of traffic on this board.) Mine is still in production- a little disappointed that it didn't...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 04-27-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By G Smith
In Production

2015 X6 xDrive50i: Glacier Silver, Canberra Beige Dakota Leather, Poplar Wood Trim, Cold Weather Pkg, Driver Assistance Plus, Dynamic Handling Pkg, Executive Pkg, Bang & Olufsen Sound System,...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-02-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,922
Posted By G Smith
deep sea blue

Any thoughts on deep sea blue? I am about to order and have never seen one in the metal.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-08-2008, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,035
Posted By G Smith
650i for an X5

Got your message XZLR8- thanks. Might as well bring this out in the open since it involves an X5.

I'm considering trading in my 2006 650i convertible for a new 2008 X5 4.8. (XZLR8 has both, and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-07-2008, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,121
Posted By G Smith
Xzlr8

Tired to send you a message yesterday re: 650 vs X5. Get it? G Smith
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2008, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By G Smith
I had gray on my 2002 X5 (titanium) and after 4...

I had gray on my 2002 X5 (titanium) and after 4 years they still looked good. I've got cream beige on my 650 and after two year they still look like new. Depends on how you take care of them.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-31-2008, 01:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 569
Posted By G Smith
color combo

Have any of you ever see or tried titanium/sand beige leather? Also, any fotos of dark vs light wood? Thanks!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2008, 10:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,729
Posted By G Smith
Just got back from a roadtrip: Houston/Santa...

Just got back from a roadtrip: Houston/Santa Fe/Breckenridge/Aspen/Houston.

Pretty amazing mileage for a car this weight: about 26-27 throughout most of Texas, but got an unbelievable 28-29 in...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 06-25-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,536
Posted By G Smith
Question about shadowline trim

Some recent posts show fotos of the X6 xDrive50i (silly name btw) with what appear to be the wheels that come with the sport package, but the car does not have shadowline trim around the windows and...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-01-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,739
Posted By G Smith
X6 in Houston

I test-drove an X6xDrive35i (ridiculous name by the way) last weekend. They had 3 of them at the dealership (Advantage Midtown)- Titanium Silver with black alcantara, Vermillion Red with black...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-18-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,139
Posted By G Smith
nv6425- I see you are in Houston. Who is your...

nv6425- I see you are in Houston. Who is your dealer? Mine is Advantage Mid-Town. They are the ones who did my fix and told me that the service bulletin was limited to convertibles. Honza was my...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-18-2007, 08:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,139
Posted By G Smith
Are both of your cars (Bob of CC and BMW Ozone)...

Are both of your cars (Bob of CC and BMW Ozone) convertibles? When I had my car in last month the SOS warning ended up being a result of clogged drains behind the back seat (convertibles only), that...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-15-2007, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By G Smith
Smoothcruise- I think this link will help you...

Smoothcruise- I think this link will help you with #2 (my symptoms were just like yours). There is a service bulletin out for drains clogging up, shorting our SAT radio. Hasn't rained since I got...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-15-2007, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By G Smith
I think I like G-money. Will chill (not my...

I think I like G-money. Will chill (not my nature) and keep fingers crossed it doesn't have to go back for a while. :supdude:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By G Smith
There is the "fun" factor! And I have to admit,...

There is the "fun" factor! And I have to admit, these last two times the dealer (Advantage) has really been responsive.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By G Smith
canada brat

The car was just in the week before last for three days to replace the communications system. Before that it took almost a month to fix the top. There have been a couple of other things as well. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2007, 06:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By G Smith
Recall notice

Got it in yesterday's mail. Campaign #07V-479: Engine Electronics. Has to do with below freezing temperatures and low humidity and the possibility for an electrostatic discharge to occur which...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 11-01-2007, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By G Smith
Sorry- already picked it up, and everything is...

Sorry- already picked it up, and everything is working. Since there is a SUB out on it, I think the "fix" involves doing somthing that is supposed to prevent it from reoccurring.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-31-2007, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By G Smith
update on electronic failure

Took the car in Monday and the loaner was ready as promised (a new X3). As per service rep last night the problem is a sequence of events something like this: water didn't drain out of somewhere...
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