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Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 09-29-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By egunner
All I know is, that the dealer replaced the left...

All I know is, that the dealer replaced the left outside rear view mirror and the noise stopped.

Put some tape around the mirror and see if it goes away?
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 09-28-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By egunner
My son had a noise problem on his 2013, it was...

My son had a noise problem on his 2013, it was outside rear view mirror.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 08-15-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 682
Posted By egunner
Communication Box

My son bought a new 2012 M5 and I have a couple of questions about the car. He appears to be having some problems with the "communication box"?



Is the trunk lid suppose to open by passing your...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,237
Posted By egunner
Thanks for the response.

Thanks for the response.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,237
Posted By egunner
335is

My son is looking at getting a 2011 335is, anything special he should be looking at with this vehicle? Any help will be appreciated.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-30-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
In the past mine has not started. I guess I (we)...

In the past mine has not started. I guess I (we) just learned to live with it, which not saying much for BMW. You might want to buy a battery tender and try charging it until the tender light tells...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-29-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-28-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
I got the best Interstate there was for my '07...

I got the best Interstate there was for my '07 and installed it. Like Ard said just few hand tools and a 9 volt battery and adapter plug to plug into one of the outlets so you don't lose all of your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-23-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
If you have more than one BMW dealer close by,...

If you have more than one BMW dealer close by, I'd go to another dealer and have them pull up the VIN and BS then to try and see the docs.


Also about every quarter or so I will put my battery...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-29-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
I think you are lucky to get 4.5 years out of a...

I think you are lucky to get 4.5 years out of a BMW battery, but what do I know. I went to the best Interstate battery, much cheaper and appears to work fine. I did fully charge it after I put it in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-11-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By egunner
dandanio, Thanks for the info, I didn't know...

dandanio,

Thanks for the info, I didn't know that. I probably should clean my MAF sensor in my X5.
Gunner
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-11-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By egunner
gfeiner, I put one in my X5 and I did notice...

gfeiner,

I put one in my X5 and I did notice a 1 mpg difference in mileage, but like you say I didn't notice anything in hp.
I was wondering if it would affect warranty re: turbos? I have read...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-10-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,102
Posted By egunner
Goodyear run flats. You might want to reconsider...

Goodyear run flats. You might want to reconsider a 3.5. I'm glad we got the 3.5, my wife loves it.
Gunner
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-10-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By egunner
K & N Air Filter

Does anybody have any pro or con information for using a K & N air filter in 2013 3.5.

Gunner
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By egunner
You're right it should not have loss freon. He...

You're right it should not have loss freon. He did check the system and did not find any leaks, but a tracer in the system would have been better. I had an E320 with a "small" freon leak and my "old...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By egunner
I should have posted earlier. Fortunately my...

I should have posted earlier. Fortunately my problem was just low freon, and as Badgermountain posted it defers to the driver side. The mechanic checked out everything and replaced the "shrader"...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By egunner
Thanks for the info. I stopped by my independent...

Thanks for the info. I stopped by my independent mechanic and he said most likely low freon. It is scheduled for Fri so we will see.
Gunner
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By egunner
Air Conditioning Problem

The drivers side blows cold air. The passenger vents and rear vents now blow warm/ room temp air. Sometimes all vents will blow cold. Anybody had this problem? If so what was the fix.
Thanks,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-27-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 907
Posted By egunner
OK, not too bad of a job: First unbolt the power...

OK, not too bad of a job: First unbolt the power steering tank and take the aluminum sleeves out of the bushings and place in a safe place or at least one of them will fall into the engine bay and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-26-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 907
Posted By egunner
E70man, Had mine checked out yesterday by a...

E70man,

Had mine checked out yesterday by a very good indpendent mechanic and found it was a hairline crack in the overflow tank. I will attempt to change it out today. I got the tank from the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-24-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 907
Posted By egunner
Coolant leaking

'07 X5 4.8 with 27K miles on it (don't drive a lot, about 5K a year).
The vehicle is not over heating, but every 2-3 days I find some coolant on the garage floor.
Before I take it to the dealer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-07-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
Ard, Do you know what the TSB is or do you...

Ard,

Do you know what the TSB is or do you have a copy? I get no error messages.

Gunner
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By egunner
Krysfry, I have a similar problem. 2007 X5...

Krysfry,

I have a similar problem. 2007 X5 with only about 27,000 on it (I don't drive it a lot).
I'm on my 3rd battery. The original was replaced under warranty with a BMW battery. That failed...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-27-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By egunner
Thanks for the update, as our X3 is a 03/2013...

Thanks for the update, as our X3 is a 03/2013 build.
I will definitely check to see if an update for a 2013 is available.
Should have waited for the 2014 :(.

Gunner
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-27-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By egunner
HUD Info

Finally found one of the techs at the dealer that knows the HUD system.
Yes, the X3 HUD is a cheaper version than one used on the M5.
There are several things that show up only temporarily in the...
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