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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,103
Posted By rawskyb
Interesting, just ran across this thread today. ...

Interesting, just ran across this thread today. I have been having the passenger side smearing issue too, both last winter and this past winter. I actually asked the service department to adjust...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-28-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,357
Posted By rawskyb
Interesting - what year is your F15? I wonder if...

Interesting - what year is your F15? I wonder if they changed the design. I don't recall my install being different than the posted DIY info.



Why didn't you tap into the power in the rear...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-16-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,135
Posted By rawskyb
LOL. I have to agree. If you are really...

LOL. I have to agree. If you are really careful, keep the speed down (can't be driving around at 80mph and expect good mpg), and practice good hypermile-ing techniques, you can really bump the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-13-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
Probably the German-Canadians looking to take...

Probably the German-Canadians looking to take over... :eeps:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
Just tried it again - everything is back to...

Just tried it again - everything is back to normal. Now I really wish I had snapped a few pix when it happened this morning.

The only proof I have that I'm not losing my mind is that my son saw...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
Yes, clearly an attempt by the Germans to take...

Yes, clearly an attempt by the Germans to take over. I would have been more worried if the radio automatically tuned to a station playing Oktoberfest music.... :eek:

I'll go check it now and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
With her fob, everythign works as normal. I...

With her fob, everythign works as normal.

I am going to try mine again and see if it still does it. Maybe just some weird error when my fob sent the unlock signal to the car this morning.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
I don't disagree, but in this case, I don't...

I don't disagree, but in this case, I don't believe the iDrive software used in our F15s is brand-new for BMW. It should be fairly common programming used in other models, though obviously with some...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-12-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By rawskyb
iDrive changed to default/Europe mode with one fob???

Very bizarre situation this morning. I unlocked the X5 with my fob from inside the house this morning to get the seat into my position (my wife drives the X5 most of the time and drive it last...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-26-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Sorry to hear you are having this issue too, but...

Sorry to hear you are having this issue too, but I'm sort of relieved to hear it isn't just mine. Hopefully it has been reported already and BMW has a fix available or in the works. Seems...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
LOL. I had various things changed through coding...

LOL. I had various things changed through coding and if I hadn't mentioned them, she never would have noticed. She knows how to work the satellite radio and HVAC, so she's happy. (Though she did...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Alright, just spent about 15 minutes messing with...

Alright, just spent about 15 minutes messing with it, including the process you described Matt. No luck. No matter what I do, as soon as I set Auto Time Set to enabled, it switches me to Central...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Haven't had a chance to mess with it today, as I...

Haven't had a chance to mess with it today, as I was driving my truck when I was out and about. My wife was driving the X5 and I she doesn't care about this kind of stuff enough to spend more than...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Thanks Matt, I'll try playing around with it and...

Thanks Matt, I'll try playing around with it and going through this process some time this week. I have Auto Updates disabled right now and am manually setting the correct time zone. Maybe if I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-25-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
It only gives you the option if you disable Auto...

It only gives you the option if you disable Auto Time/Date. Have you tried that?

And what SW update did you do via the USB???
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-24-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Thanks, I actually read that thread earlier when...

Thanks, I actually read that thread earlier when I was searching the forums for the problem I am having. That thread is more about whether the car uses the location to auto-set the time zone. Our...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-24-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 973
Posted By rawskyb
Not really disagreeing with you, but unless you...

Not really disagreeing with you, but unless you drive with your headlights off at night, the amber LEDs in the corner of the headlight assemblies and the corona rings and headlights themselves are...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-24-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By rawskyb
Auto Date/time thinks I'm in different time zone??

Wondering if anyone else has run into this, or maybe has a solution: Sometime last week, I noticed the time in our X5 was one hour off. I went in to the Date/Time settings and it was still set to...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-21-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By rawskyb
Yes, the flaps are available everywhere now, that...

Yes, the flaps are available everywhere now, that wasn't the case 10 months ago.

$144 for the flaps isn't bad, but $230 for the install seems ridiculous.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-11-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,400
Posted By rawskyb
We were down below zero F over the holidays and I...

We were down below zero F over the holidays and I had no issues with my X5d at all. headed to the gym early one morning and it was -13 out when I left, about -9 by the time I headed back home. It...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-06-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,500
Posted By rawskyb
I don't have white seats. But I do have a seat...

I don't have white seats. But I do have a seat protector (Diono, about $15 on Amazon) to keep the leather from being scuffed or damaged or stained from the seat or things falling through the seat. ...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-25-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,500
Posted By rawskyb
We have a six year old son, and had a E90 330...

We have a six year old son, and had a E90 330 sedan from the time of his birth until his 6th birthday. Just after he turned six (late December of 2013, we got our X5.

We had no major issues...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-14-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 829
Posted By rawskyb
Thanks for posting this. I had been wanting to...

Thanks for posting this. I had been wanting to swap out the useless ash tray for something offering better space, but they didn't seem to have anything available back earlier in the year. This is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-06-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,979
Posted By rawskyb
Add the option of the diesel engine and I'm in....

Add the option of the diesel engine and I'm in....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-05-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,622
Posted By rawskyb
I wasn't trying to imply you had edited your pix....

I wasn't trying to imply you had edited your pix. I was simply saying that any pix you view of the various bulb options have to be taken with a grain of salt since you are rarely comparing apples to...
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