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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By scar
I am getting code - "2ea9 turbo coolant pump...

I am getting code - "2ea9 turbo coolant pump control line electrical".

OP, or anybody for that matter, do you recall if that is what your diagnosis was? Tia.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-11-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By scar
Another possibility - I had a hard time...

Another possibility - I had a hard time "adjusting" to the new world order of "free maintenance". My X5 didn't "ask" for an oil change in the early months.

I did force the issue at around 14.000...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By scar
I do get it and am going to try that Thursday....

I do get it and am going to try that Thursday. Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By scar
Ah, just the guy I was hoping to attract to this...

Ah, just the guy I was hoping to attract to this thread! Thank you!

A fourth question: Are there aftermarket eccentric bolts that have more adjustment?

Still curious about what other...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By scar
Ah, just the guy I was hoping to attract to this...

Ah, just the guy I was hoping to attract to this thread! Thank you!

A fourth question: Are there aftermarket eccentric bolts that have more adjustment?

Still curious about what other...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By scar
Thanks. Good answer to one question. I will be...

Thanks. Good answer to one question. I will be heading in to my local indie Thursday. Will follow up to make the thread more useful.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By scar
Frozen eccentric bolt

Okay, this is a new one on me and I couldn't find anything in the e70 archives so bear with me.

Putting on dedicate set of snows today and as usual asked for four wheel alignment with the targets...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 133
Posted By scar
What comes after the e70 (fs 2012 5.0 MSport)

Okay, for those of you who don't want to read a rambling, washy washy post stop here.

My 2012 E70 just turned 80k and this seems like a decision point - take a huge depreciation hit or go the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By scar
I run dedicated summer 21's in the summer and...

I run dedicated summer 21's in the summer and 19's with snows in winter. Never really cared for all seasons.

Last set of summers I bought there were two choices, both expensive.

Please...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By scar
Other than the crappy BMW nav this is the most...

Other than the crappy BMW nav this is the most annoying issue I encounter. I too have been unable to figure out the pattern and now just head back into cockpit and press button on the dash. A minor...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By scar
Boy is that tempting. Mine is up to 77k and I...

Boy is that tempting. Mine is up to 77k and I love it but figure it is a ticking time bomb. Don't like the new body style.

I will be in PA next week - which dealer?

I'd probably get hosed on...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-08-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 501
Posted By scar
Check that. Even pavement, not raven.

Check that. Even pavement, not raven.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-08-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 501
Posted By scar
If you post the print out of the alignment (often...

If you post the print out of the alignment (often shows before and after readings) you will get more useful answers. Regardless, pulling on a straight road with fresh raven pavement would have me...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,018
Posted By scar
Opinion alert. Another word for extended...

Opinion alert.

Another word for extended warranty is insurance. Insurance companies are in the business of NOT paying. They are for profit corporations. Corporations control government....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,018
Posted By scar
Really? I just looked in my crystal ball and it...

Really? I just looked in my crystal ball and it shows you having great fun in this truck. I did see some multi page service bills but the ball was not clear enough to see the amounts. If you send me...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 220
Posted By scar
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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-05-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By scar
http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html...

http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html

Good one.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 690
Posted By scar
Be sure to invest in a smart alignment. Many...

Be sure to invest in a smart alignment. Many useful posts if you search.

I bought 21 inch ferric grey oem wheels with tires for summer (look sic with carbon black) and found out the hard way how...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,936
Posted By scar
Adaptive drive is awesome. Almost defies the laws...

Adaptive drive is awesome. Almost defies the laws of physics.

Comfort seats - especially after the five hour mark

Paddle shifters and auto hold at stop lights next to rice rockets.

HUD....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,227
Posted By scar
Shameless pos nav hands down. I have a $100...

Shameless pos nav hands down. I have a $100 Garmin stuck to my windshield. Looks ridiculous but it works great.

This ought to be a class action lawsuit.

End of rant.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-17-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By scar
VIN decoder update.

After searching for decoder site find many are obsolete, only generate basic info (no option list, etc) or require sign in in Russian, etc.

So I thought I would start a fresh thread and invite...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By scar
Off topic but I have to say this is a great...

Off topic but I have to say this is a great example of how a forum ought to work. A pleasant request, good advice, some follow up banter and a thank you. No sniping or pompous reprimands. Nice.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By scar
Let me know if you pass. I have been looking for...

Let me know if you pass. I have been looking for a low mileage 5.0 with adaptive drive to replace my now nearly 70k. I have ad and love it. Not many used on market with ad.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-03-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 879
Posted By scar
After 60k miles including 2 northern New England...

After 60k miles including 2 northern New England winters I'd give the 5.0 an overall 7 on the 10 scale. Snows are a must. 9 out of 10 on treated or packed roads. 9 out of 10 on glare ice. 5 out of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-06-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,236
Posted By scar
I'll say. I am going to look at that option...

I'll say. I am going to look at that option again as I am a high mile guy. Another useful tidbit from this forum. Thanks.
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