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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-28-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 24,499
Posted By lpcapital
So much for that!! Thanks for checking

So much for that!! Thanks for checking
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-22-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 24,499
Posted By lpcapital
Partial Load Heating Partial load heating can...

Partial Load Heating
Partial load heating can occur at coolant temperatures below 75C after starting the engine. Actuation of the heater plugs depends on the engine speed and load, thus improving...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 24,499
Posted By lpcapital
Who knows that the tables have turned since these...

Who knows that the tables have turned since these days Made in Germany means nothing more than uselessly and arrogantly engineered with complete disregard to quality of longevity...

Like I said:...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2016, 07:25 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 24,499
Posted By lpcapital
I'd actually go with something other than a BMW...

I'd actually go with something other than a BMW labeled thermostat that has proven pathetic at best.

I have no idea who makes it, but I did see Meyle on Amazon. Gates makes them too but I can't...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-10-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,995
Posted By lpcapital
So far none of the tubing I used have held up:...

So far none of the tubing I used have held up: they all get damaged more or less slowly by the oil.

I resorted to spend the money and bought the one from Patrick Motorsports that sgrice talks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-23-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By lpcapital
Post up some pictures! Where are you located ...

Post up some pictures! Where are you located

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-20-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By lpcapital
I actually sent a txt to the seller to confirm...

I actually sent a txt to the seller to confirm they actually have the wrong offset for the X5. I'll keep you posted!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-20-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By lpcapital
Actually never mind... The rims are style...

Actually never mind...

The rims are style 212, but they are off of an X6 which apparently has different offset front and back (48 & 18) while the X5 has the same offset (48). I'll post over in the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-20-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By lpcapital
Anyone looking for a set a 19s for snow tires?

I found a set of wheels (rims + tires), but the seller doesn't want to sell me the tires alone. Is anyone interested in buying a set of 19s, no TPMS, in good conditions? Would be a good set to mount...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By lpcapital
Rhiengold has translation of the trace files? ...

Rhiengold has translation of the trace files?

I know NCSDummy has translations, but never knew they are also in Rheingold: where/how do you find them?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By lpcapital
Where did you got the translations? Is it from...

Where did you got the translations? Is it from NCSDummy or something else?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-11-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,111
Posted By lpcapital
Yep, got then one too. Now the wife drives...

Yep, got then one too.

Now the wife drives the X5 and I sit in the back with my son. :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-11-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By lpcapital
They then turn around and sell them to people...

They then turn around and sell them to people like me who I don't think ever bought a new set of tire in a while. I used to buy them off installers, but lately found I can get better prices on CL....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-11-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,347
Posted By lpcapital
To add insult to injury in this Takata mess, I...

To add insult to injury in this Takata mess, I was reading today that the (or one of the) company they use to transport their airbag product or suppplies has been suspended by DOT for being unsafe....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 839
Posted By lpcapital
There's one thing I can suggest given how the...

There's one thing I can suggest given how the alternator is mounted.

The hole in the front bracket is pass through and the bolt is threaded on the back of the alternator. But it's not threaded in...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-26-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 692
Posted By lpcapital
I've used the cords a few times, but when the...

I've used the cords a few times, but when the puncture is on the thread they often end up developing a slow leak as the tires wear down. Provided that the patch using the large mushroom plug is the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,032
Posted By lpcapital
It can't be positioning of the Sherline scale as...

It can't be positioning of the Sherline scale as claimed by others. It is natural to place the Sherline under the jack as opposed to the ball. But this would result, as many stated, in a shorter arm...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-18-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 540
Posted By lpcapital
One thing that come to mind before someone starts...

One thing that come to mind before someone starts trowing blown head gaskets you way is to check the engine oil heat exchanger. That's a place where coolant and oil come into contact.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-18-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 6,426
Posted By lpcapital
Actually both your car and the other car behaved...

Actually both your car and the other car behaved as they were supposed to minimize the effect of the impact on the occupants; don't jump to the conclusion that the X5 is tank and the Ford is a POS by...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-10-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By lpcapital
Good advice with one caveat. There *may* be...

Good advice with one caveat.

There *may* be need of "extra programming" in the sense to generally the BMW software won't allow you to code/initialize a new module unless all the other are updated....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-09-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By lpcapital
Ehi now... my mower is green with yellow rims and...

Ehi now... my mower is green with yellow rims and stickers... are you saying it ain't a true Deere?!?!?!

This may not be the best venue to talk about trucks but I've had to rethink myself about...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-09-2016, 10:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By lpcapital
Well now, that depends who you ask, Stroker......

Well now, that depends who you ask, Stroker... [emoji12]



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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-09-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By lpcapital
In my book there's no need. Mind you, however,...

In my book there's no need. Mind you, however, that there's absolutely no reason why you can't have a sway control on a weight bearing hitch. Uncommmon yes, but you can mount one. Again, really not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-09-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By lpcapital
Well... Here's my conjecture... Call it the Luca...

Well... Here's my conjecture... Call it the Luca Conjecture since I've never wanted to prove myself right or wrong since I didn't care...

This is my rig & setup
...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-09-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By lpcapital
What I happen to discover is that it can happen...

What I happen to discover is that it can happen that a an apparently innocuous metal object can make its way into the cigarette lighter socket in the center console and short it out. A paperclip or a...
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