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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 157
Posted By Tlon
Active Steering in the F15?

I'm wondering if anyone has compared the new X5 with and without Active Steering.

I have Active Steering in my 2012 e70 and love it. It is a great balance between ease of steering and tight,...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-05-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 667
Posted By Tlon
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-03-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 667
Posted By Tlon
X5 35i October MF and Residuals

I'm about to order a 2015 X5 xDrive35i. Does anyone happen to know what the current MF and residuals are for the X5? It looks like the lease estimate has gone down on BMWNA.

Any incentives for...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 05-19-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 498
Posted By Tlon
Factory Sirius Receiver for X3 (07-11)

For Sale: A factory Sirius Receiver from a 2007 X3. In perfect working order.

$50 plus shipping.

http://i851.photobucket.com/albums/ab72/Tlon/Untitled-3.jpg
Forum: Exterior 05-19-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 357
Posted By Tlon
New Base Roof Rails for X3 (2007-2011)

I have a set of roof rails purchased originally for my 2007 X3 thinking I would need them on a trip. Ended up not needing the rails and I no longer have my X3. Still in the original box. Looking...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
Hey, at least we agree on one thing :-)

Hey, at least we agree on one thing :-)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
I think he was responding to

I think he was responding to
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
It's great that you can gave a M3 and a X5 these...

It's great that you can gave a M3 and a X5 these days. Some of us can't have both, so the SUV has to serve multiple purposes. While the X5 is no sports car, in DS and with Active Steering (and I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-29-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
I have to say that I find the 35i much more fun...

I have to say that I find the 35i much more fun to drive around town than the 35d. The 35i gets off the line better and in sport mode it's a blast in and out of traffic. The 35d was great on the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-27-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
Exactly. And the diesel is a great engine. ...

Exactly. And the diesel is a great engine. Don't get me wrong. Just not for me.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
This is my list: Much quieter and I prefer...

This is my list:

Much quieter and I prefer the tone of the gas engine
8-Speed transmission
Less regular maintenance (no DEF annoyances)
Availability of Active Steering - this makes the 2.5...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-26-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,000
Posted By Tlon
I'm sorry, but you're not going to win a gas is...

I'm sorry, but you're not going to win a gas is as good as diesel yelling match on this forum. There are too many diesel fanatics here, and they yell loudly. They have to in order to be heard over...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-01-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,770
Posted By Tlon
I know, here we go again. This is like the movie...

I know, here we go again. This is like the movie Groundhog Day. I think you really need to relax and stop jumping to conclusions with everything :cry:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,770
Posted By Tlon
Why do you have to jump to character...

Why do you have to jump to character assassination? Maybe he's wondering if he'll get used to it. Maybe he's wondering what people like about it? What I don't understand is why people feel they...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,770
Posted By Tlon
No argument that the difference could be related...

No argument that the difference could be related to the filter, but 5db is supposed to be very noticeable, and 3db barely noticeable, so 4db would be somewhere in the middle.

In any event, it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,770
Posted By Tlon
I agree. I don't mean to suggest that sound is...

I agree. I don't mean to suggest that sound is the most important thing to everyone, but for those that it does matter to it's as (or more) important than many other comfort or performance related...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-29-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,770
Posted By Tlon
Had one. Didn't like it at idle, especially next...

Had one. Didn't like it at idle, especially next to anything with a wall (garage, drive-thru, etc.). At speed it was mostly fine, but still too loud for me. At acceleration, I thought it sounded...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,983
Posted By Tlon
Here's a link to the cargo floor lift shock: ...

Here's a link to the cargo floor lift shock:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=498387

I bought mine on eBay for $50 for the entire kit. It's great....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-23-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,983
Posted By Tlon
Wish I'd got- - Adaptive Drive - sport...

Wish I'd got-
- Adaptive Drive
- sport steering wheel
- heated steering wheel

Must haves that I did get:
- Active Steering
- Multi-comfort seats
- Premium sound (sounds decent with a good...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-12-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,515
Posted By Tlon
It was. I had it on my '07 X3. It wasn't bad,...

It was. I had it on my '07 X3. It wasn't bad, but it definitely was not as attractive as the current layout. Not sure why in the world they'd go back to a retractable screen. It'd be one thing if...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-10-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,006
Posted By Tlon
I'm going to get skewered for responding --...

I'm going to get skewered for responding -- diesel advocates on this board are passionate about their diesels -- but I drove a 35d for a year before happily trading it in for a 35i. There were a lot...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,748
Posted By Tlon
Both of those would be awesome.

Both of those would be awesome.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,748
Posted By Tlon
From BMW - Umbrella holder/net on the passenger...

From BMW
- Umbrella holder/net on the passenger side floor. This was convenient.
- door pockets that are actually reachable without contorting and are sized to hold water bottles better (My '07 X3...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,690
Posted By Tlon
You know, you're absolutely right. If you read...

You know, you're absolutely right. If you read through the posts, you'll see it's not until post 47, yours, in fact, when you say I'm bitching about something, before I start responding in kind....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,690
Posted By Tlon
Again, it was the f**king OP's question. Or are...

Again, it was the f**king OP's question. Or are you just that dense?
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