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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-15-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,836
Posted By hsindogg
I also purchased my X5 from Passport. I...

I also purchased my X5 from Passport. I recommend Stephen Ludwig, I'm fairly sure others on this forum have recommended him too. He's very very responsive and I even email him questions here and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-15-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,064
Posted By hsindogg
Just curious, why do people actually need DVD...

Just curious, why do people actually need DVD while in motion? Kids in the back have to angle themselves between the two front seats to see the screen. Front passenger has the best view....and I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 785
Posted By hsindogg
Start talking to another sales advisor who knows...

Start talking to another sales advisor who knows their stuff. BMW even shows the two in the X5 marketing brochure. It shows the Sports Wheel as thicker, and having the two notches at the 10 and 2...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,133
Posted By hsindogg
http://luxangeleyes.com/guides/LUX_H8_Install_X5.p...

http://luxangeleyes.com/guides/LUX_H8_Install_X5.pdf

The hardest part of installing them is if you have large hands. When my fists were clenched, I couldn't fit it in so I had to use a pair of...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 617
Posted By hsindogg
The louder the better. It lets all the slow...

The louder the better. It lets all the slow people in the left lane know I'm coming.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-12-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,009
Posted By hsindogg
White/Cinnamon looks really really good imo.

White/Cinnamon looks really really good imo.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 53,454
Posted By hsindogg
http://www.bmwcoding.com/showthread.php?1571-E7x-E...

http://www.bmwcoding.com/showthread.php?1571-E7x-Everything-you-need-to-code-a-X5-X6-in-one-location-tips-for-easy-coding

You need to register to see this thread though.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-11-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,910
Posted By hsindogg
BMW is now competing with Bentley and Chrysler...

BMW is now competing with Bentley and Chrysler for biggest chrome grills I see...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-10-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,312
Posted By hsindogg
It's not a BMW issue though. Car CD/DVD players...

It's not a BMW issue though. Car CD/DVD players buffer data so that there is no skipping when you hit a bump. This feature is actually what made car CD players viable over tape decks in the 90's. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-09-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,312
Posted By hsindogg
Since it's physical CD, the drive is probably...

Since it's physical CD, the drive is probably buffering the next few seconds of audio everytime it hits a new track. Back when physical media was prevelant, buffering was a required audio feature...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-05-2012, 07:09 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,466
Posted By hsindogg
I love it, I love the growl at low speeds in my...

I love it, I love the growl at low speeds in my parking garage. People definitely turn their heads.

I hate the stock RFT tire noise on the hghway though. I wish I could wear them out faster...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-03-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 15,482
Posted By hsindogg
I'm actually experiencing the opposite effect. ...

I'm actually experiencing the opposite effect. After getting the recall done, I've gone from 21.9 MPG to 23.5MPG. I haven't done a true statistical log everytime I fill the tank, but this is just...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-06-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,075
Posted By hsindogg
Thanks for sharing...were the corners easier or...

Thanks for sharing...were the corners easier or harder to get to than the AE bulbs?

I had a pretty hard time getting to them because I have fatty hands.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-06-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,191
Posted By hsindogg
My only issue has been a faulty rear-view camera...

My only issue has been a faulty rear-view camera cable that was distorting the picture in the NAV screen. Took two trips to diagnose.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-03-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 835
Posted By hsindogg
Try Goo Gone....that looks like some kind of...

Try Goo Gone....that looks like some kind of adhesive residue.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,425
Posted By hsindogg
The intent of Sec. 179 was to provide small...

The intent of Sec. 179 was to provide small business owners an upfront tax deduction for capital expenditures vital to their business.

Think landscapers who spend $50,000 on a Ford 250, not white...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-05-2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,425
Posted By hsindogg
It's a $25,000 deduction, and it has to be used...

It's a $25,000 deduction, and it has to be used for more than 50% business.

For those considering this, if you're really not using your X5 Luxury SUV for a business purpose, this deduction will...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,981
Posted By hsindogg
There is definitely a science to parking a luxury...

There is definitely a science to parking a luxury vehicle.

1) know your locality, a Walmart in Southeast DC and Cherry Hill, NJ have extremely different clientele.
2) If you're in a suspect...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-05-2011, 09:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,637
Posted By hsindogg
I paid AMT tax, and received the $1,800...

I paid AMT tax, and received the $1,800 Alternative Fuels Motor Credit without a problem for 2010.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-28-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,099
Posted By hsindogg
I use the Britax Boulevard, backward facing right...

I use the Britax Boulevard, backward facing right now, you only need to use the 2 LATCH hooks with the X5 for both backward and forward facing.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2011, 09:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,870
Posted By hsindogg
It doesn't specify how many amps it draws via...

It doesn't specify how many amps it draws via USB, but Lacie is a reputable drive maker FWIW.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,490
Posted By hsindogg
Nope, pretty sure they are suppose to be sealed. ...

Nope, pretty sure they are suppose to be sealed. You should probably contact your service advisor and let them know.

Probably not a big issue if they weren't LED. If they were halogen or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-17-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,796
Posted By hsindogg
I used Z10 'Leather in a Bottle' to treat my...

I used Z10 'Leather in a Bottle' to treat my leather before I got stained/soiled. It is really good stuff, no residue at all, no jean stains.

I would assume the Z9 Leather Cleaner is just what it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By hsindogg
Depends on the state.

Depends on the state.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-14-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,870
Posted By hsindogg
It does recognize .m3u playlists and basically...

It does recognize .m3u playlists and basically treats the mp3 playlist file as a folder and lists the songs in the playlist.

The weird thing is, you can't browse to the playlist file, you have to...
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