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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 06:04 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 31,304
Posted By PAX5
The Dutch are not as litigious as the Americans...

The Dutch are not as litigious as the Americans ... you may even have laws that prevent this.

After 4 years of customer complaints in the US, the volume has reached a critical mass and the way to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 05:22 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 31,304
Posted By PAX5
Flawed reasoning ...

Flawed reasoning ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 517
Posted By PAX5
PLEASE tell us/show us how????

PLEASE tell us/show us how????
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
Thanks! Very helpful.

Thanks! Very helpful.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 48,508
Posted By PAX5
Buy this one -...

Buy this one - http://www.xbimmers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1055524.

When done using it, remove it and sell. There's a market for used hitches.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 732
Posted By PAX5
Interesting ... what was your bad experience with...

Interesting ... what was your bad experience with Zimmermann rotors?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
Any chance you could post the corresponding...

Any chance you could post the corresponding p/n's?

Just scan the work order ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,484
Posted By PAX5
Disagree ... On my 600 mi trip from PA to NC...

Disagree ...

On my 600 mi trip from PA to NC I routinely get 21 to 22 mpg, averaging 70mph and 1600rpm (seems to be a sweet spot for the 50i engine).
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-21-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 85
Posted By PAX5
Zimmermann front brake rotor kit

I have a complete front brake rotor kit for sale. Traded my '08 4.8i.

Asking $300. Shipping extra.

- Zimmermann Zinc coated rotos, p/n 34116793244
- EBC brake pads, 6000 Green series
- Uro...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 732
Posted By PAX5
What bothers me the most about Meyle is they go...

What bothers me the most about Meyle is they go to great lengths to hide the country of origin on their various products. Everything has the "Meyle Germany" label ... but usually no country of origin...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
WOW! I don't think I have EVER heard it from a...

WOW! I don't think I have EVER heard it from a source with as much direct experience ...

What interval do you suggest? Is going from 15K to 10K enough?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By PAX5
Love the look, not the ride or the tire prices...

Love the look, not the ride or the tire prices ... Sell the 215's to the next (un)lucky X5 owner.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By PAX5
... they could, I suppose. That remains to be...

... they could, I suppose. That remains to be seen.

This pamphlet/brochure was pre-N63 campaign.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
I just checked out Blackstone labs, in Fort...

I just checked out Blackstone labs, in Fort Wayne, IN, right?

I'm going to do the same before I drop my car off for this campaign.

Does anybody recommend any additional tests over their...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
I disagree ... This will cost BMW some, but...

I disagree ...

This will cost BMW some, but by no means the numbers we're being told by our favorite dealer! Here's why:

First of all the numbers that we hear from our dealer are MSRP numbers....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By PAX5
Attached is the flyer that goes along with this...

Attached is the flyer that goes along with this Maintenance Program Upgrade.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 732
Posted By PAX5
That's a decent price for average quality parts...

That's a decent price for average quality parts ... but this kit is a shipping exception ... Check the shipping. BavAuto is in NH. You are in TX.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
OK, makes sense and it explains the need for a...

OK, makes sense and it explains the need for a VIN specific "kit"... Thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
BMWTECH87, Question: On the F10/F11...

BMWTECH87,

Question:

On the F10/F11 forum (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8844263#post8844263) there are now several stories of owners who have gone through the N63...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 31,304
Posted By PAX5
I believe that 13 71 8 646 450 Gasket (x2) are 2...

I believe that 13 71 8 646 450 Gasket (x2) are 2 rubber grommets that go to the intake/lower side of the turbo.

Since you are describing the smell as noxious, this odor may very well come from...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By PAX5
Common problem. Search this forum and you'll find...

Common problem. Search this forum and you'll find some interesting stories.

No real solution ... IMO design of pillar drains front and rear is simply inadequate!

Make sure you completely drain...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,102
Posted By PAX5
Or ... you can have one installed for FREE under...

Or ... you can have one installed for FREE under SI B61 30 14 (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8842382&postcount=172)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By PAX5
... a wash based on dealer prices or DIY OE parts?

... a wash based on dealer prices or DIY OE parts?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-18-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 11,178
Posted By PAX5
SI B61 30 14 General Electrical Systems January...

SI B61 30 14
General Electrical Systems January 2015
Technical Service
This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated December 2014.

SUBJECT
BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt...
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