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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 12-10-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,126
Posted By zimmerrk
Go to another dealer. It's absurd they won't...

Go to another dealer. It's absurd they won't replace this. Unless you're spilled some solvent on it and that's something only you would know. Another question is if you've been living with this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-21-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,831
Posted By zimmerrk
Fast Bob and Jmanscotch are correct. You cannot...

Fast Bob and Jmanscotch are correct. You cannot fit the diesel pump into a gas filler tube. I have 8k miles on a '11 X5 diesel and know this for a fact. There are some diesel nozzles which are...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By zimmerrk
Thumbs up Love This Service Dept!

Have a 2007 335i with <16k miles and warranty expiring in June so took it in this week for a check to ensure no issues before warranty expiration. I think they were incredibly complete. Did the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-23-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,067
Posted By zimmerrk
Have had some issues from time to time with the...

Have had some issues from time to time with the system in my '11 X5. More often that not, it seems it is extraneous noise that interferes with the system understanding my voice. I found that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-18-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,352
Posted By zimmerrk
Post Should Be OK but...

With AWD, you should be fine with all seasons. If, however, you have a vehicle with rear wheel drive only, every piece of advice I've received was to go with dedicated snows only. This advice came...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 08-31-2010, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,115
Posted By zimmerrk
Loved the mechanical mods, not a fan of the...

Loved the mechanical mods, not a fan of the exterior. He managed to get in that car, but he didn't look very comfortable!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-18-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 24,237
Posted By zimmerrk
Ordered my X5 35d on July 17th. During the...

Ordered my X5 35d on July 17th. During the process, my sales guy did tell me BMW informed them that the cargo roller cover would no longer be included. However, when my vehicle arrived this month,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-17-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,644
Posted By zimmerrk
Unfortunately, not surprising. It's a pity...

Unfortunately, not surprising. It's a pity because BMW could really turn that into a customer benefit. If they had an accurate countdown and even posted a few digital photos as it moved through the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-17-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 17,849
Posted By zimmerrk
Not Recommending This, But Curious

Funf, you've helped me before and you're active on the DEF related forums so maybe you have an idea regarding this speculative question.
Imagine that for some reason(s) a diesel owner has ignored...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-17-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,644
Posted By zimmerrk
I'm almost embarrased to tell you that I ordered...

I'm almost embarrased to tell you that I ordered my '11 X5 35d on Saturday July17 from a dealership in St. Louis. They inputted all options online while I was at the dealership and was given a two...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2010, 12:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,407
Posted By zimmerrk
OK, great. Thanks for straightening that out. ...

OK, great. Thanks for straightening that out. Flashlight isn't a bad idea, better than a match.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 40,305
Posted By zimmerrk
'11 Hitch cost

In answer to the question regarding the cost of the hitch for the '11 model, I have two quotes from BMW dealers in St. Louis. The first quoted $1,200 and the second said $1,200, but in the same...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,407
Posted By zimmerrk
It ain't an option bro' ! All US legal 35Ds have...

It ain't an option bro' ! All US legal 35Ds have one hiding in the fuel filler tube waiting to thwart nozzles that are either too big or two small whether you like it or not.

Funf Dreisig

Funf,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,407
Posted By zimmerrk
Question New X5d Today!

After reading all of the posts in the Diesel Spill thread, I am looking for some advice as to whether it is better to install the plastic gas nozzle blocker or not. I will be the only driver...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-17-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,887
Posted By zimmerrk
Sounds fair to me. I just ordered an '11 X5...

Sounds fair to me. I just ordered an '11 X5 Diesel today. Did an Audi A8L trade in, but if feels like I might have done a tad better than the numbers you quoted, but I did check a few more option...
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