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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 01:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 589
Posted By RJ
Lucky for me where I live, front plate is not...

Lucky for me where I live, front plate is not issued or required. :)

Having said that on my E46 the plate mount was incorporated to fit where the black bumper trim fitted and it is removable and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-22-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,362
Posted By RJ
I will have to check my invoice for the rate, but...

I will have to check my invoice for the rate, but I am sure it was over $100/hr.

I should have taken to the body shop for installation, but winter was coming and I needed to get them installed...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-22-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,362
Posted By RJ
My dealer charged me 3 hours of install time.

My dealer charged me 3 hours of install time.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-19-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,046
Posted By RJ
Consider the Mineral Silver. Not many of them...

Consider the Mineral Silver. Not many of them around so makes it unique. For our weather, any color in winter shows dirt. Just clean it more often!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-16-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,630
Posted By RJ
I wonder if this also applies to Costco in...

I wonder if this also applies to Costco in Canada. I would think that they would be buying it locally.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,134
Posted By RJ
Do you really need a heated windshield in Texas?...

Do you really need a heated windshield in Texas? Having said that, I find on my F15 my wiper blades do freeze up easily (ice on the blades), more so than they ever did on my E70. I think it has to do...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,834
Posted By RJ
I had same CEL problems on my E70 35d and it was...

I had same CEL problems on my E70 35d and it was doing it even on not so cold days. The last time it was fixed last summer, I did not want to go through another winter of problems so was traded back...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-13-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,834
Posted By RJ
Update - Finally yesterday at 4PM (and after I...

Update - Finally yesterday at 4PM (and after I talked to them to find out they still had not looked at the car and I complained again but calmly) the service department looked at the car (after many...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-09-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,834
Posted By RJ
No, unfortunately they are giving me the run...

No, unfortunately they are giving me the run around. They have not provided with a loaner saying they have none available to give. They also have not looked at my vehicle since they received it at...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-08-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,834
Posted By RJ
Back to the original topic - I had the exact same...

Back to the original topic - I had the exact same issue last Sunday. I had the Transmission Malfunction come up, the gears could not be sifted in any position except in P. When trying to start, it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-08-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,369
Posted By RJ
I have the mineral silver with ivory interior. I...

I have the mineral silver with ivory interior. I prefer lighter colors as minor imperfections are less visible.

I also got the rock-guard for the full front and bottom of the doors up to the trim...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-05-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 636
Posted By RJ
My car took nine weeks to deliver from completing...

My car took nine weeks to deliver from completing production, so the paint had plenty of time to cure.

I do find it easier to clean off the splatted bugs off the portions covered by the film.

I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-02-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 636
Posted By RJ
Definitely worth getting some sort of paint...

Definitely worth getting some sort of paint protection film put on. I have full front covered - bumper hood and fenders, mirrors,, top front section of the roof and A-pillars. Used X-pel. All film...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-01-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By RJ
I also found that the rims fit from my E70. I did...

I also found that the rims fit from my E70. I did not have to swap the TPMS (winter set up) as I had a puncture and I got the low tire warning.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-01-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,171
Posted By RJ
I think what you mean by "stop and go" is the...

I think what you mean by "stop and go" is the "eco" (pro?). What it is that if you are in heavy traffic with Stop and Go every few feet, the engine shuts off when you come to a stop with your foot on...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-20-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 496
Posted By RJ
Yep!! Found it this morning. Strange, I did not...

Yep!! Found it this morning. Strange, I did not notice it before as I always hit the mirror button to fold in the mirrors when I park.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-19-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 496
Posted By RJ
Just like Hyde, I also had E70 and agree with...

Just like Hyde, I also had E70 and agree with what he has said. However, I did prefer the firmer, solid feel of the E70. I am still trying to get used to the lighter steering, no steering indicator...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-18-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,588
Posted By RJ
It has turned cold here lately and so have been...

It has turned cold here lately and so have been using the heated steering in the morning. It definitely is a pain to "fumble" for the button on the steering column.

To answer your question my...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,043
Posted By RJ
Could they have not put a stick-on weight? I hate...

Could they have not put a stick-on weight? I hate the look of weights on the face of the rim.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-17-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By RJ
I changed mine to fine line and I like it better...

I changed mine to fine line and I like it better than the Oak and other glossy finishes.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-17-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By RJ
Yeah, my neighbor's wife did that. Her kid put...

Yeah, my neighbor's wife did that. Her kid put her back-pack in the rear and did not close the hatch. It was winter and still dark in the morning and she was wearing sunglasses!! She did not see that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 11-07-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,812
Posted By RJ
Don't hold your breadth. Mine took almost...

Don't hold your breadth.

Mine took almost nine weeks from going into production to delivery. I suspect it set at the dealer for days as they had received a large shipment and took their sweet time...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 16,355
Posted By RJ
I called the dealer when I received the notice a...

I called the dealer when I received the notice a few weeks ago but these days the waiting is six weeks for service and no loaner available either. :mad:
Forum: The Detail Department 10-24-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 246
Posted By RJ
I had to have my bumper painted a few years ago...

I had to have my bumper painted a few years ago after someone put a small scrape on it.

They had to remove the bumper to paint it. The match was perfect and not noticeable at all.

I would say...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-21-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Posted By RJ
Cannot give you a ref feral, but interested to...

Cannot give you a ref feral, but interested to see what you are planning to get covered?

I have my entire front covered (bumper, complete fenders and complete hood) plus a few other extras.
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