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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 587
Posted By ill_kuma
How many W is safe I am afraid of it getting too...

How many W is safe I am afraid of it getting too hot? There is so many different versions.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 117
Posted By ill_kuma
Preset Phone Numbers

I have a 2010 535i xdrive and cant seem to figure out how to preset phone numbers to 1-6 buttons. It currently has radio stations preset to those numbers. I also have 2009 X5 that I have no trouble...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By ill_kuma
Thank you ALL for your info! Helps relief my...

Thank you ALL for your info! Helps relief my mind. I guess the thing to check up on is that parking sensor not going off even after parked.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By ill_kuma
Any other inputs that I can compare with?

Any other inputs that I can compare with?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 911
Posted By ill_kuma
I purchased it for $16k @ 63k miles. I am not...

I purchased it for $16k @ 63k miles. I am not sure if it has HUD. I will check it out tonight. I got it for this cheap because there are few dings and the rear bumper has a lot of parking...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By ill_kuma
New E60 Owner

Hey Guys,

I was in a hurry to buy a car for wifey and she likes this one a lot after a test drive this past Sunday 08/09. So after the test drive we just bought it. I know I should have get a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 911
Posted By ill_kuma
Congrats! I just picked up a 2010 535i xdrive...

Congrats! I just picked up a 2010 535i xdrive the past Sunday 08/09.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By ill_kuma
I also have the same issue with one of the rear...

I also have the same issue with one of the rear vent tabs. I did a search awhile back to change it and there are information to do so. But after reading thru it, I gave up on it. It was not worth...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-29-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By ill_kuma
The shop says its the A/C expansion valve. Where...

The shop says its the A/C expansion valve. Where is this located? Does this sound like its correct?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By ill_kuma
Ok, seems like you might be on the right track...

Ok, seems like you might be on the right track according to this guy. He has the same issue as me.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=9203528&postcount=25
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By ill_kuma
I drove the car to work this morning (5miles) and...

I drove the car to work this morning (5miles) and turned the AC on with fan speed 1. The aux fan did not come on and the coolant temp was at around 215F - 219F. At what temp does the aux fan comes...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By ill_kuma
I just replaced all rotors, pads and sensors. I...

I just replaced all rotors, pads and sensors. I got Brembo with Akebono ceramic pads from FCPeuro. They are pretty good and minimal dust on wheels now.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By ill_kuma
Loud Auxiliary Fan

Hi,
I have 2009 X5 3.0 with 65k miles that is out of warranty. Recently with the hot weather I feel like the A/C is not as cold as it should be. I bought a can of R134A and filled it while...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-17-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,216
Posted By ill_kuma
What color are you low beams and high beams? Do...

What color are you low beams and high beams?
Do they match with the angel eyes?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By ill_kuma
I guess NGK platinum...

I guess NGK platinum (http://www.amazon.com/NGK-PLZFR6A-11S-Laser-Platinum-Spark/dp/B001RLX8V4) it is.
Thanks guys...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By ill_kuma
Thinking between Bosch and NGK but dont know if...

Thinking between Bosch and NGK but dont know if iridium or platinum is better.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By ill_kuma
Does not need to be OEM. Just something that is...

Does not need to be OEM. Just something that is good and reliable. For example, I am changing my brake pads and going with Akebono instead of OEM.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By ill_kuma
Spark Plug Recommendations

Hi,
I want to replace my spark plugs and want to know what do you guys recommend or use. I have a 2009 X5 3.0i.

Thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By ill_kuma
Any good recommendations? I dont really want to...

Any good recommendations? I dont really want to get the eBay ones since I hear a lot of bad results from them.




They seem pretty yellowish to me. I see some X5s with very white lights and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By ill_kuma
Yellowish Headlights

Hi,
I have a 2009 X5 3.0 and my headlights are factory Xeon but they are yellowish. What do I need to buy to make the low beams, high beams and rings look white? Thanks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-12-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By ill_kuma
Any updates on this?

Any updates on this?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By ill_kuma
Same on my 2009 X5 3.0

Same on my 2009 X5 3.0
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By ill_kuma
The previous owner parked the vehicle indoors. I...

The previous owner parked the vehicle indoors. I am parking it outside now but with the sunroof closed all the time. I guess I will be doing the drain test and some repairs this Thanksgivings while...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By ill_kuma
I just check the interior upholstery and there is...

I just check the interior upholstery and there is no stains/signs of water. Is there a specific place to look?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By ill_kuma
Water Leak - Vapor Barrier?

I got my 2009 X5 for 6 months now and did not have any issues until this morning. It was pouring outside and my rear carpet was wet. I am sure its the dreaded vapor barriers since I hardly use/open...
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