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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-17-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,135
Posted By AndyX5d
Also probably being overlooked is that it seems...

Also probably being overlooked is that it seems these are Canadian $ so a little different than $600 US
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-14-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,569
Posted By AndyX5d
I've gotten this a few times I think it has to do...

I've gotten this a few times I think it has to do with touching the fob after pushing the start button. I've never been able to remove the fob while running, and also never had the car not start.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-25-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,426
Posted By AndyX5d
Sirbikes, the place I went told me about the...

Sirbikes, the place I went told me about the clear UV screen. I almost did it, but was a little concerned with having a film on the windscreen as far as any hazing or discoloration. It sounded like...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-23-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,426
Posted By AndyX5d
I just had mine done at 35% and it looks great. ...

I just had mine done at 35% and it looks great. The only problem is that I had never noticed that the rear (hatch) window is not tinted. So now if the light is behind the car the rear door windows...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,159
Posted By AndyX5d
for that new of a tire a 1/2 - 3/4" nail should...

for that new of a tire a 1/2 - 3/4" nail should not have gone through the tread block.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,950
Posted By AndyX5d
man I didn't know that trick, I'm glad I opened...

man I didn't know that trick, I'm glad I opened this thread.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,514
Posted By AndyX5d
those are sweet, I will keep track of this thread...

those are sweet, I will keep track of this thread to see how you like them.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-23-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,082
Posted By AndyX5d
150 mph at Chicago land speedway in the nascar...

150 mph at Chicago land speedway in the nascar experience. I on rare occasions will take a vehicle to 100 or so, but not very often. I've pushed 120 before, but just for a brief moment. I with the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 17,356
Posted By AndyX5d
I have the 18" rims with the factory dueler run...

I have the 18" rims with the factory dueler run flats and no I do not have a third row. Also I made the same 100+ mile trip today and my computer average is staying rock steady on about 27 mph.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-10-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 17,356
Posted By AndyX5d
Ok so I did quite a bit of driving today. After...

Ok so I did quite a bit of driving today. After filling up I did about 55 miles of state highway driving at an average speed of 58mph and my computed mileage was right at 30 mpg (very good for me) ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 17,356
Posted By AndyX5d
I will keep an eye on it, I hadn't seen the...

I will keep an eye on it, I hadn't seen the latest post about poor mileage. I'm about to have to fill up so I will track it closely after I fill up.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 17,356
Posted By AndyX5d
had this done today. I dropped it off at 8am and...

had this done today. I dropped it off at 8am and fully expected (based on comments in this thread) to not get it back until tomorrow. I get a call at 3pm saying come pick up your car. I had the oil...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,436
Posted By AndyX5d
I used to tow an 18.5 ft bayliner with a freaking...

I used to tow an 18.5 ft bayliner with a freaking ford escape I'm sure the 3.5i would be up to the task. I can't believe your MDX is having such trouble. Is it the older model with the smaller...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-18-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 826
Posted By AndyX5d
I bought a 2010 35d CPO, if I would have had the...

I bought a 2010 35d CPO, if I would have had the opportunity to buy a new one at that price I would be all over it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-02-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,510
Posted By AndyX5d
because when you are pulling a trailer and have a...

because when you are pulling a trailer and have a plug in for lights / electric brakes, it changes settings in the vehicle. Such as it disables the rear radar so you don't have to listen to the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-30-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,018
Posted By AndyX5d
I agree with the above. When I'm due for a new...

I agree with the above. When I'm due for a new set, I'm going to ditch the RFT's and go with the Conti DWS. I drank the Conti extreme DW coolaid with my E46 M3 and was much happier once I did. I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,651
Posted By AndyX5d
imawrek - the place that everyone is talking...

imawrek - the place that everyone is talking about picking them up from is in South Carolina. That's a pretty fair drive from WI. I worked with Knauz here in Lake Bluff IL so depending on where in...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-29-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 10,658
Posted By AndyX5d
I found that while the Q7 is bigger, the inside...

I found that while the Q7 is bigger, the inside seemed cramped. I didn't like how the rear cargo area was raised seemingly taking away a lot of usable space. I do think that a third row in the Q7...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-29-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By AndyX5d
when I activated my bmw assist the other day they...

when I activated my bmw assist the other day they mentioned that feature, but also didn't tell me how to do it. I believe he mentioned using goggle maps.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,948
Posted By AndyX5d
I love the sound, it is in fact a diesel. I...

I love the sound, it is in fact a diesel. I bought the x5d for it's fuel economy and the fact that it could tow my boat in the summer. I don't know why this turns into a pissing match between guys...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,308
Posted By AndyX5d
that's correct Penguin, that's where i found the...

that's correct Penguin, that's where i found the info on remaining storage capacity. I need to fire up my old computer, I had all my music stored on there. I rarely buy music anymore, I just listen...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,019
Posted By AndyX5d
I believe his point was that when an auto dimming...

I believe his point was that when an auto dimming mirror is installed in a car in which the dimming function will not work does not meet the code requirements. In that since it does not include a...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,342
Posted By AndyX5d
I made the mistake of driving my E46 M3 on a ~...

I made the mistake of driving my E46 M3 on a ~ 800 mile weekend round trip. Man I could tell you exactly how many seams are in interstate 55 between Chicago and St. Louis. Low profile tires +...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-23-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,286
Posted By AndyX5d
my outlook on it is this. I will continue to use...

my outlook on it is this. I will continue to use the local Shell stations that don't have any stickers on the pump. I have to believe that it means that it is not mixed with any bio material and is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-23-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,955
Posted By AndyX5d
I use the ones from baby's r us. It works pretty...

I use the ones from baby's r us. It works pretty well, but I think it could use a little more padding as I tend to really crank the seat down and notice it leaves dents in the seat. Just remember in...
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