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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By hyde
Thanks, I understand more now, so basically it...

Thanks, I understand more now, so basically it helps a lot when parked/parking/tight maneuvers, and makes no difference on highway speeds. For some reason I thought it would make the steering more...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-02-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By hyde
Thanks for the info, time to hunt down a dealer...

Thanks for the info, time to hunt down a dealer who has both in lot (not that easy) to test drive and get ready to order. My only concern is Active Steering or one with whole package..
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-01-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By hyde
Thanks for the overall info. Did you get a chance...

Thanks for the overall info. Did you get a chance to testdrive one with Active Steering after you test drove one without?

As for this above, isn't this a bad thing? I would like my steering to be...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-29-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By hyde
Is Active Steering worth just by itself?

I understand there are many other options that can be coupled with Active Steering, like dynamic handling package, but if I get just the Active Steering option added by itself, will I be wasting...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-29-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,936
Posted By hyde
I don't have 2012 ordering guide, but I remember...

I don't have 2012 ordering guide, but I remember 2014 did not a lot of colors, compared to 2014, are there any new color options? I see Deep Sea Blue is replaced by Imperial Blue and it is a Metallic...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-29-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,936
Posted By hyde
Fast! Thanks, was it built from scratch? That...

Fast! Thanks, was it built from scratch? That sounds about same as what we got in USA.
Is this lead time normal?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-28-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,511
Posted By hyde
I think this is much better option, many people...

I think this is much better option, many people prefer 4 Zone and that's how it was on E70. I am glad they reverted to that, I am getting both, it doesn't matter for me, but it's still nicer this...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-28-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,511
Posted By hyde
Thank you. SOP 8/14. I assume this is going to...

Thank you.
SOP 8/14. I assume this is going to be OK for 11/1 delivery? When do you guys think we should order?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
I would love to test drive one, but I could not...

I would love to test drive one, but I could not find a single one with adaptive drive, let alone even one close to what I was ordering at the time I was shopping, it was a complete insanity. I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
No, I don't. :tsk:

No, I don't. :tsk:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
F15 is my next choice (was my first choice...

F15 is my next choice (was my first choice actually) I looked at F07, with the added length & width, I didn't find it practical for my specific situation, but it's still a nice looking vehicle.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
Thanks for the info, when first got into my E70...

Thanks for the info, when first got into my E70 in a cold day after it sat in garage for 1 week, I could not believe how heavy it was. I had rented a 2014 Hyundai for just 1 week, upon my return I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
I agree that 5 series interior has always been...

I agree that 5 series interior has always been somewhat better than X5, but I see that BMW improved that on F15.

I requested the new deals on F10 from my dealer for pull ahead, no response yet. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
My main concern is that I use a Marathon 70 which...

My main concern is that I use a Marathon 70 which is a bulky car seat, and even with front seat pushed forward slightly my son can still rest his feet on back of front seat, but he can comfortably...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-27-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By hyde
Has anyone moved from X5 E70 to F10?

My lease will be up soon and I got a pull ahead option I am considering F10.
Should I be waiting for 2015 model? Any news?
Also if anyone moved from E70 to F10 what are your thoughts? Is the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-27-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,276
Posted By hyde
Wouldn't the pricing be a factor, when '15 starts...

Wouldn't the pricing be a factor, when '15 starts getting pushed, buyer might expect a better deal on '14 model, if you see lease offers, year old model (even if it is few months old) always had a...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 04-10-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 894
Posted By hyde
Personally, I only need 5 seater because I would...

Personally, I only need 5 seater because I would like to plop the child seat right there. Maybe if there was a way like mechanical connection of some sort so we could have a removable console that...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 04-10-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 894
Posted By hyde
Looks nice, wonder if we will have 5-seat option...

Looks nice, wonder if we will have 5-seat option (cancel console)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-10-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By hyde
Thanks, not good to know it's a common issue, but...

Thanks, not good to know it's a common issue, but sort of comforting that it would be covered. Will try to take it in soon, hopefully these low quality accents are updated on F15.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-08-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By hyde
iDrive Dial trim bubbled up and now peeling off in sharp manner

I am about to take it in I still have about 7 months on the lease but this is getting worse with every weather change. It slices my finger tips when I am not too careful, I did not bother with it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-08-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 831
Posted By hyde
Those are not as bad (Edit: just looked at the...

Those are not as bad (Edit: just looked at the crack from PC, it's pretty visible, ouch), I got a command dial trim that bubbled and started lifting and it is slicing my finger everytime my finger...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-16-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,063
Posted By hyde
Did you try truecar?

Did you try truecar?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-16-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 660
Posted By hyde
Is there a discussion or consensus on which tires...

Is there a discussion or consensus on which tires are best winter replacements on X5's?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-15-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 660
Posted By hyde
F15 Tire question

Does F15 use same tires as E70?
Does it come with same run-flats that came with E70's?

What is the popular replacement all-terrain tires, if you notice, I said all-terrain, not all weather...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-11-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By hyde
I am referring to when you leave the source...

I am referring to when you leave the source selected on Bluetooth Audio before you turn off your vehicle (while listening to bluetooth audio) then, you come back start the vehicle, playback resumes...
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