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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-01-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 107,754
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
It will only tip upward, not go all the way back....

It will only tip upward, not go all the way back. The way the sunroof is designed, I do not think there is a modification that will allow it to slide all the way back.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-09-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Hi J, I have a 2010 X5 4.8 w/ the M Package as...

Hi J,
I have a 2010 X5 4.8 w/ the M Package as well as a 2010 650 VERT. The 4.8 has been great. That is the car we use for our everyday stuff. I have had it for over a year and have not had one...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 02-26-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,483
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Try Beverly Hills Auto Body at the corner of...

Try Beverly Hills Auto Body at the corner of Burton Way & La Cienega. They do awesome work, and they do a TON of high end cars. I have a had a few BMW's there over the years. If you decide to use...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-18-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 925
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Hummm, I wonder if it a Calif dealer, because...

Hummm,
I wonder if it a Calif dealer, because there are a few that offer those services, and I bought cars from them both, and BOTH were Dbags.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-13-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Yes, I had got the insurance due to the original...

Yes, I had got the insurance due to the original run flat tires. I have had 3 BMW's with Wheel and Tire Insurance, and this is the first that included ding insurance in the package. It has already...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-11-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Thanks Sonoma. Believe me, I shuttered as well...

Thanks Sonoma. Believe me, I shuttered as well when I paid the bill, however I did receive 1/2 of what I spent back from the insurance company who handles the wheel, tire and ding insurance I paid...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-11-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Thanks guys. The ride to me is a much better...

Thanks guys. The ride to me is a much better ride than with the 20" run flats. To me it is a much smoother ride, as well as the tires handle much better around curves at higher speeds.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-10-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,586
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Id opt for the 4.8 w/ M Sport. For the most...

Id opt for the 4.8 w/ M Sport. For the most part, aside from the engine and a few minor cosmetic changes the interior really hasnt changed. I bought mine used with 9M miles and I love it.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-10-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Here are a Few More Pics

I meant to add these to the original post. These might give you a better idea of how good they look on the X5.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-10-2011, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
My Work In Progress

Hi All,
I have been meaning to post these for some time. I got rid of the 20" 2010 standard M Wheels. Two of them were cracking and replaced with 22" Monza Eurosports. I also replaced all the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-04-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 698
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
I too have a 2010 X5 w M PKG. I actually had the...

I too have a 2010 X5 w M PKG. I actually had the 20" M sport wheels, and had all four of them replaced with 22" Moza Eurosport wheels, because the rear wheels had cracks in them. One wheel had...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-26-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Yes they do. Rears are slightly bigger. When I...

Yes they do. Rears are slightly bigger. When I return home this weekend, I will get the exact sizes for you.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-26-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,674
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
My pleasure RP. Yes, I actually got wheel, tire...

My pleasure RP. Yes, I actually got wheel, tire and ding insurance for 5 years. Unfortunately, you have to fight for new wheels. If they think they are repairable, they will try and opt for that. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-25-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Hi Ny Thanks!! They were a hair over 4K,...

Hi Ny
Thanks!! They were a hair over 4K, wheels and tires. Yes, the BMW emblems were included.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-25-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,674
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Hi RP, The Pirelli's I have on mine are NOT...

Hi RP,
The Pirelli's I have on mine are NOT runflats and are AMAZING. The Duelers were standard on mine. I have found out through my own experience with these run flats and the BMW wheels(maybe...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-25-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Thank you RP. Ride quality is amazing. No...

Thank you RP. Ride quality is amazing. No issues. I am actually thinking of lowering the car a bit, maybe by an inch to really bring out the wheels a bit more. The tires btw, are NOT run flats. ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-24-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
The older BWM's were great looking cars, however...

The older BWM's were great looking cars, however the designs on them created huge repair bills for their owners. My father had an 84 733i, and had nothing but issues with it. It cost a huge amount...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-23-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Go to butler tire and wheel in Atlanta. if you...

Go to butler tire and wheel in Atlanta. if you go into the gallery section on their website, and type in BMW X5, there are two Black X5's with the 22" Eurosport Monza Wheels. One is I think an 04 &...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-23-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
I just had this done to mine, and it looks...

I just had this done to mine, and it looks amazing on my 10 X5 4.8 w/ M PKG

BMW X5 with 22in Eurosport Monza Wheels with Pirrelli 22's


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-21-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,303
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Thanks Yorgi. It has been awhile since I did...

Thanks Yorgi. It has been awhile since I did this. I knew it started with a "B". It does work BTW.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-20-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,303
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
You might try what is called a brake bleed. This...

You might try what is called a brake bleed. This has been discussed in forum revolving around the m3. It involves getting a car to say about 40 mph, then stopping hard on the brakes. Not enough to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-24-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Dont feel too bad Monk. My wife was driving our...

Dont feel too bad Monk. My wife was driving our 6 VERT yesterday, didnt see a pot hole, hit it at full speed destroying one of the expensive rims. We have wheel insurance, however in the mean time,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-19-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,075
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Porsche 911 vert, either a 4s or turbo

Porsche 911 vert, either a 4s or turbo
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-17-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,646
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
You also might want to take in consideration the...

You also might want to take in consideration the property taxes. Some counties are more than others for the same priced house.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 08-16-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,646
Posted By Shiftinggeerz
Hi Alex, I am also moving to Atlanta,...

Hi Alex,
I am also moving to Atlanta, Alpharetta actually. It is a very nice area about 45 min North of Buckhead on the 400. We are moving the last week of Aug. PM me and I will be glad to give...
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