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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-25-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,537
Posted By index2020
Regret not getting ACC cruise control.

Regret not getting ACC cruise control.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-18-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,413
Posted By index2020
Silver in my humble opinion. We are on to our...

Silver in my humble opinion. We are on to our third silver BMW and it does a great job of concealing dust and light scratches. My wife has a white Honda… It advertises dirt.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-14-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By index2020
It means that the road or the ramp is temporarily...

It means that the road or the ramp is temporarily closed. The navigation system will reroute you.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-09-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,035
Posted By index2020
WTF. They wouldn't waive one payment on my X3...

WTF. They wouldn't waive one payment on my X3 lease for a December X5 purchase no matter how much I negotiated. Also, I am really mad that they offer a credit if you turn your car in with 10% of he...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-05-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 700
Posted By index2020
Rationale for speed threshold for lane departure and blind spot warnings

Thanks.

Have others experienced situations where there is a big truck clearly occupying the right lane (including portion of the blind spot) and there there is no warning light? Car was well north...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-05-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 873
Posted By index2020
In all my transactions I've had much better luck...

In all my transactions I've had much better luck dealing with the BMW Dealers in Westchester county as opposed to Manhattan or Long Island. YMMV.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-05-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 700
Posted By index2020
Rationale for speed threshold for lane departure and blind spot warnings

I realize that some of this can be fixed by coding; nonetheless I'm very curious as to what is BMW's engineering rationale for minimum speed threshold for lane departure and blind spot warnings to be...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By index2020
Seek Thermal... Bought it to check for thermal...

Seek Thermal... Bought it to check for thermal leaks in the home but found many other applications!!!

http://obtain.thermal.com/product-p/lw-aaa.htm
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By index2020
Thermal images after a long drive

This is what the X5 looks like on a cold night immediately after a 240 mile journey. Ambient temp was around 39°F.

I suspect most of the heat in the wheels is from the brake rotors...

I would...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By index2020
I should point out that my X5 is leased. If I...

I should point out that my X5 is leased. If I were to go down the coding route, would I have trouble when it's time for the annual servicing or when it's time to turn in the car? Can the settings be...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 233
Posted By index2020
Perspectives on aftermarket wiper blades

One thing that I was consistently unhappy with on my X3 was the quality of the wiper blades (even though I had them replaced by the service center each year). On the X5 I've been thinking about...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,784
Posted By index2020
Anybody know a quick and easy way to resequence /...

Anybody know a quick and easy way to resequence / reorder the 8 presets as opposed to entering them all again?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 733
Posted By index2020
Tire inflator recommendations

Any recommendations for a tire inflator. I'm looking for something that I can keep in the garage and use to inflate the tires from time to time. Ideally, I'm looking for something with a built in...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By index2020
Great! So how do I do that? :)

Great! So how do I do that? :)
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By index2020
Opasha, Not the distance that I'm...

Opasha,

Not the distance that I'm complaining about. The fact that blindspot warning doesn't work below 30 mph is the gripe. Wonder why they designed it that way.

Anyway, if you meant this...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By index2020
BMW 2015 X5 xDrive 35i – First Impressions

BMW 2015 X5 xDrive 35i – First Impressions

Metallic Paint
Luxury Line S0ZLL
Black Dakota Leather FLCSW
Cold Weather Package S0ZCW
Driver Assistance Plus S0ZDB
Driver Assistance Package S0ZDA...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,860
Posted By index2020
Thanks. I'll check with my SA. Perhaps they...

Thanks. I'll check with my SA. Perhaps they forgot to put it back after the PDI.

My 2012 X3 had exactly what's in your photo.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,860
Posted By index2020
Cargo net?

Does anyone know if the 2015 X5 comes with a cargo net, included?
Forum: General BMW 12-22-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By index2020
If I were forced to prioritize, I'd pick the...

If I were forced to prioritize, I'd pick the xenon lamps ahead of the Hk sound system.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-18-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By index2020
No - I did mean December delivery. Sounds like...

No - I did mean December delivery. Sounds like the numbers in Dec are the same as Nov so I shouldn't expect any further rebates...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-17-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By index2020
December deals

Pick-up day arrives... Friday... for my 2015 X5 35i!

I placed the order in November when I agreed upon the sale price w/ the dealer. At that time, for a 36/30k lease in the New York area, the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-15-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 821
Posted By index2020
Learning of this for the first time... what's a...

Learning of this for the first time... what's a treadwear rating and does anyone know what's the rating on the X5 F15 with 19" wheel OEM tires.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-15-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,381
Posted By index2020
Exactly the question that's been on my mind… I'm...

Exactly the question that's been on my mind… I'm about to get 19 inch wheels with OEM runflat Diels in the New York area and have been wondering if this insurance is worth it..
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-15-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 821
Posted By index2020
Life expectancy of OEM tires on 19" wheels

I've been wondering what's the life expectancy of the run flat tires that ship with the 19 inch wheels on the X5 (luxury line). I generally get great life out of the BMW tires… On my X3 the run flat...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-13-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By index2020
Odd thing happening toggling through songs with steering wheel control (strea...

This is a well known problem with iOS 8.x. Do a General > Reset > Network Settings Reset on your iPhone and that should fix the problem.

As illogical as that may sound... it fixes the problem....
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