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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-12-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,642
Posted By copello
Driving downhill mountains

Just came back from mountain trip
Car behaved very well both uphill and downhill. Actually going downhill is a real pleasure with the 40e:
- the engine regeneration behaves as an automatic braking...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-12-2017, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 791
Posted By copello
with idrive 5.0 you can also touch the icon...

with idrive 5.0 you can also touch the icon directly on the screen.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-03-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By copello
Amazon USB to iPod cable

Amazon USB to iPod cable
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-03-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By copello
I have the same configuration with an "old" iPod...

I have the same configuration with an "old" iPod classic. Shifted from a 2014 x5 to a 2017 x5 and have no issue. Music runs smoothly.
Sorry that I cannot bring up a solution .
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-02-2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By copello
Thanks and I agree of course with your comments; ...

Thanks and I agree of course with your comments;
My "worry" is whether or not this was not amplified with X5 40E because of constant shifting between engine / electric function especialy in AUTO...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-02-2017, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By copello
17 X5 40e : Maintenance Mileage is dropping every day...

Hi to all, just reached 1400kms on 17 X5 40e; Awesome car.
Only issue (or rather question): the CBS maintenance schedule to next oil change is dropping every day; Currently, it shows next oil change...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-28-2016, 12:14 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,642
Posted By copello
Decreasing Range till maintenance

I just took delivery of a 17 X5 40e. The car is awesome.
Went on a first trip (highway) for 370 Miles (600km); initial battery was at 3%
Achieved a range of 23MPG ans performed twice a SAVE BATTERY...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-13-2016, 02:09 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,642
Posted By copello
Thanks for all adivces. Another question I...

Thanks for all adivces.

Another question I Have, coming from the Diesel world, is this one :

How reliable is the hybrid system with BMW. I remember the first hybrid BMWs (F10 5 Series and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-12-2016, 03:48 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,642
Posted By copello
Thanks again for all your precise comments : -...

Thanks again for all your precise comments :
- 35i comes as expensive as 40e due to C02 Taxes
- 35d could be banned from some capital cities in Europe by 2020... Not friendly times for Diesels......
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-12-2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,642
Posted By copello
Silly question ?

That could be a silly question....
I do not have a charging station at the garage where my car will sit every night; charging stations are not available at the place I work (sounds strange but that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-21-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By copello
+1 Grease/lubricant smell Went away after 1...

+1
Grease/lubricant smell
Went away after 1 year...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-21-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By copello
+1 Grease smell Went away after 1 year...

+1
Grease smell
Went away after 1 year...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-28-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,729
Posted By copello
Update: I didn't have to test the chains when...

Update: I didn't have to test the chains when climbing the alps mountains! Despite heavy snowfalls yesterday the X5 climbed to the ski resort without any issue fitted on it's summer 18" tires! This...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,729
Posted By copello
These are Italian made self tension chains. You...

These are Italian made self tension chains. You snap them on and roll. That's it! No need to retension the chain after 500meters!
. The chains are very easy to fit and remove ! I had exactly the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-25-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,729
Posted By copello
Ready for the snow! Weissenfels suv on 18"...

Ready for the snow!
Weissenfels suv on 18" summer tires...
Will tell you how it runs after this week end
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-14-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By copello
Found this : http://youtu.be/SnxRJoh2W6Q ...

Found this :

http://youtu.be/SnxRJoh2W6Q


Hope it helps ?

Enjoy your 35d !
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-03-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,198
Posted By copello
In france you can get the speed limit shown in...

In france you can get the speed limit shown in HUD with the Innovation Pack combining :
5DL - "Surround View"
610 - HUD
3AG - Rear View camera
8TH - Speed Limit info

You can order 8TH...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-15-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,025
Posted By copello
Is that possible for vehicles being shipped to...

Is that possible for vehicles being shipped to Europe ? I already have a VIN and nothing shows up on bmwusa site. Any help ?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-08-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,887
Posted By copello
Based on European maintenance : - Regular...

Based on European maintenance :

- Regular maintenance at no longer than 2 years interval or 30000Kms

- AdBlue to be filled approximately every 10000 - 15000kms (tank is in the engine...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-09-2012, 04:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,819
Posted By copello
Plus you lose the folding seats capability in the...

Plus you lose the folding seats capability in the back, which I find essential with skis for example...:thumbdwn:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-29-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,065
Posted By copello
My iPod CLASSIC works great. But not with USB...

My iPod CLASSIC works great. But not with USB cable. It only worked with the specific Y cable . I have no idea why :dunno:! Hope you will get that ipod classic to work !:)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-28-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,156
Posted By copello
No problem since iPod Classic is hooked via BMW Y...

No problem since iPod Classic is hooked via BMW Y Cable. Wasn't working correctly with apple white cable. I am VERY Happy everything is OK with the Y Cable.
:p
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-02-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,223
Posted By copello
iPhone 4. How do you do this with the Droid...

iPhone 4.
How do you do this with the Droid RAZR ? Via iDrive ? Via the phone ?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-01-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,223
Posted By copello
Bluetooth phone ringtone selection

Hi all. All the best for 2012 to begin with!
Could anyone of you tell me how to select a different ringtone for incoming calls (Not just changing volume)? :dunno:
Thanks
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,828
Posted By copello
+1 Had the same issue on my previous 2006 e60;...

+1
Had the same issue on my previous 2006 e60; antenna amplifier was replaced under warranty. The keys started working again after that.
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