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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-05-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By DDutchman
My FSR/FSU was responsible for killing my new...

My FSR/FSU was responsible for killing my new battery and not letting the car go into sleep mode. Replacing it fixed all of that. Thankfully the bayyery was under warranty, and the dealer replaced it...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 05-16-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By DDutchman
Much Appreciated!

I look forward to your experience!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By DDutchman
System Upgrades

When you say the cassette is behind it does that mean you push a button in the upper right corner and the display drops down to expose the cassette?

That is how my 2005 X5 e53 came. The radio...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 05-12-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By DDutchman
Pioneer AVIC-8000NEX

Has anyone installed a Pioneer AVIC-8000NEX or any other Pioneer or Alpine Apple Carplay compatible system?

I am using a Dynavin Android in my 2005 e53 X5, but I am only partially satisfied with...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 98,404
Posted By DDutchman
Fantastic YouTube Video

Go to Homerraas on YouTube. Two parts. Fix the stuck rear sunroof for free.

http://youtu.be/wXpDcy8C56Y
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By DDutchman
Easiest, Cheapest Fix of All!

Imagine my dread after just getting my battery problem rectified to see, or not see, the temp display. Gotta know how nippy it is out there.

$10, a couple of minutes and all is bright with the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 03-17-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By DDutchman
Thumbs down Eonon-just Say No

Can't speak to the D5150, but the D5124F I purchased for my 2005 X5 was junk for many reasons. You can find specifics elsewhere on this and other fora.

Spend the extra and buy something that...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By DDutchman
X5 towing

I pull a light, one(1)) ton trailer with my X5. I found and installed the BMW OEM trailering kit which includes the wiring and modules. The car knows when it is pulling and levels accordingly. It is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By DDutchman
Except mine do neither.

Guess I need to check bulbs and trace wires. Thanks, Folks!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By DDutchman
I have the same problem plus...

I thought I had cleaned up the corrosion enough to fix the taillight problem, but I am still getting the error. I thought the light connections loosened because I live miles down a bumpy dirt road....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By DDutchman
QSilver7 is The King! I just noticed something...

QSilver7 is The King! I just noticed something on mine when I saw the diesel not in the US. Are the EU side marker lights non-functional on all US models, or do I just need to replace the bulbs....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By DDutchman
My off lease 2005 had the dreaded sunroof...

My off lease 2005 had the dreaded sunroof malfunction. Rather than dismantle the entire cassette I did the tab cut to disable the rear window tip. Saved about $8,000 I am told. Got water in the rear...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-13-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,679
Posted By DDutchman
Exceptional!

I came back from Germany in September 2013 and put an Eonon D5124F in my X5 E53 that should be illegal to sell. So I got the new Android Dynavin. It is a step up, but is far too rudimentary to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 24,531
Posted By DDutchman
After market

Not as advertised. I believe models after 2003 take the A0565 cable with flat pins.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 24,531
Posted By DDutchman
So as not to be one sided

One of the advantages to buying from eBay and Amazon is the you can put in your exact brand/model/year/variation.

The Eonon D5124F drops right in to where the big screen bordmonitor was is my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-06-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,784
Posted By DDutchman
Eonon D5124F

The D5124F will "fit", and some functions might work as long as you use the A0565 cable if your radio receiver is in the tire well and you do not have the DSP amplifier. You will likely not receive...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-01-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 822
Posted By DDutchman
I want auto fold like my Ford 350 Super Duty....

I want auto fold like my Ford 350 Super Duty. Considering there are wiring harnesses for about everything else tucked in to my E53 can I retrofit? And I love my heated seats. I want a heated...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-01-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 24,531
Posted By DDutchman
Can You See the D5124F Screen in Full Daylight?

Not on the Eonon. I can on the Dynavin. Or is that one sided:angel:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 24,531
Posted By DDutchman
R&d

And what form of remuneration has Musa received to provide field testing of the D5124F?There is/was a very professional looking video on the Eonon website at one time. It was the only video Eonon...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 24,531
Posted By DDutchman
Exclamation Huzzah! Huzzah! Dennis is Spot On!

Eonon is trash, as Dennis stated whether in UK or Timbuktu. Customer Service is non-existent and quality is horrendous. Having said that the Dynavin Unit I swapped after a month of dealing with the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-06-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By DDutchman
Good deal! Somewhere in my internet research I...

Good deal! Somewhere in my internet research I saw a wired brake controller in/for the X5. Please let me know what you learn, and I will renew my searches. I used to pull the Haulmark 7X14' with my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,020
Posted By DDutchman
Speaking of Quoting Woomaster, et al

I recommend anyone who reads this post to read all of Woomaster's on the thread


Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > The Best of Bimmerfest! > Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys Group Buy for Eonon...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By DDutchman
There are quite a few threads here on Bimmerfest...

There are quite a few threads here on Bimmerfest and elsewhere. Too many to list, but.... I have recent experience with two systems for my 2005 X5 E53. The Eonon D5124F and the Dynavin DVN-39A 99+...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,020
Posted By DDutchman
Are Most Satisfied with the D5124F

Not I. It is true much of my dissatisfaction is due to lack of Eonon support for the D5124F.

Here is a question: how does unpackaging an M2 unit in another country have anything to do with a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By DDutchman
Did you install the OEM hitch, harness and...

Did you install the OEM hitch, harness and modules? I highly recommend the at least the harness and controller modules lest your poor beauty get confused when the stability and other sensors feel...
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