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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 134
Posted By smassey321
Twice I have had similar issues. First time it...

Twice I have had similar issues. First time it was the bluetooth dongle staying connected to the old android phone I was using. Removing the dongle from the OBD fixed it. The second time was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-28-2016, 04:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By smassey321
This confusion still exists when purchasing a...

This confusion still exists when purchasing a 2016 X5. M sport package does not include the sport suspension. What really confuses buyers is the Sport button on the console that is on all models.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-25-2016, 05:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,058
Posted By smassey321
I never get more than 17mpg in flat FL towing...

I never get more than 17mpg in flat FL towing 5000 lbs of aerodynamic boat.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-23-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By smassey321
It is 14mm ...

It is 14mm

http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e70-forum/100017-transfer-case-rear-differential-fluid-change-today.html
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-17-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 722
Posted By smassey321
That sticker looks like it was possibly painted...

That sticker looks like it was possibly painted around. The front end could be from a different vehicle. What do the vin in the windshield, drivers door jam and hatch say? I am thinking the front...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By smassey321
I think my OEM brake rotors may already be warped...

I think my OEM brake rotors may already be warped after less than 2000 miles. And I used OEM pads. I get a vibration when hot and I press the pedal hard at highway speed. It does not happen...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By smassey321
I seem to remember reading about E90s with...

I seem to remember reading about E90s with cracked plastic valve covers. Spend some time in those forums and see what they say. I believe you have the same plastic valve cover a 328i of that era...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-06-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By smassey321
Most likely it is the DVD reader. Look on...

Most likely it is the DVD reader. Look on youtube and you will find lots of people who have done the repair.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 210
Posted By smassey321
The 335d guys seem to have a lot of issue with...

The 335d guys seem to have a lot of issue with the harmonic balancer (main pulley).

Do some searching here http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=377
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2016, 04:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,984
Posted By smassey321
Just did this last week Disable easy exit...

Just did this last week

Disable easy exit steering column
Chassis : E70 (E70,E71,E72)
Module : IHKA_E70.C08
ELSV_EH_LAENGE -> aktiv -> nicht_aktiv
ELSV_EH_NEIGUNG -> aktiv -> nicht_aktiv
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-23-2016, 04:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By smassey321
The answer is most likely yes. My software was...

The answer is most likely yes. My software was from 2010. There was an SIB in 2013 that addressed an EGR issue. Last week I got software from 2015 and EGR is fixed. The 2013 SIB actually states...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-18-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By smassey321
http://www.searchtempest.com found these ...

http://www.searchtempest.com found these http://greenville.craigslist.org/pts/5591314762.html
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 559
Posted By smassey321
Don't forget the 5 or 6 mm hex needed to get that...

Don't forget the 5 or 6 mm hex needed to get that the single bolt out of the rotor hat.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By smassey321
Unplugging the MAF on our diesels disables the...

Unplugging the MAF on our diesels disables the EGR so it runs great until you get a CEL :).
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-15-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By smassey321
It is not a recall. It is a SIB (TSB). B13 06...

It is not a recall. It is a SIB (TSB). B13 06 16 I asked my SA for a copy earlier today. If I get it I will post a copy here.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-12-2016, 06:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By smassey321
My dealer did mine for $95 a few months ago. ...

My dealer did mine for $95 a few months ago. They had a special. Check their websites for service specials.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-08-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By smassey321
There are a lot of advantages to adding and...

There are a lot of advantages to adding and coding the factory wiring. It will tell you if you have a bulb out on your trailer. Hooking up to the trailer disables the backup beepers and the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-03-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,767
Posted By smassey321
I drove this last week and it was pretty nice. ...

I drove this last week and it was pretty nice. Still had the original tires, brakes and warranty until the end of the year. It is missing most of your options but perhaps you could purchase your...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-01-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By smassey321
I use Rheingold/ISTA

I use Rheingold/ISTA
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-01-2016, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By smassey321
Check the last pdf in the first post here...

Check the last pdf in the first post here http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=816994 P3.57.3_ISTA-P VERSION AND I-LEVEL OVERVIEW.pdf

I am also trying to get my dealer to verify my...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By smassey321
You have been very helpful so thank you. I have...

You have been very helpful so thank you. I have been troubleshooting this for a while now so I have done a lot of reading. I completely understand all the statements above. I would not call my...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By smassey321
The bypass valve is switching as it should at...

The bypass valve is switching as it should at around 3k rpm. I did not realize it was at that high of an RPM. My issue is only around 2k RPM. My thinking now is that disconnecting either the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By smassey321
Just did another quick test. Disconnecting the...

Just did another quick test. Disconnecting the air mass meter and leaving the throttle connected also makes the issue go away completely. More power and less jerking around. Thanks
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By smassey321
Pressure converters for the turbos are new. I...

Pressure converters for the turbos are new. I have not checked out the bypass system yet as these don't seem to have issues. I just ordered a borascope so I can point it at things under the hood...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-05-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By smassey321
Well the throttle passed all the tests in...

Well the throttle passed all the tests in Rheingold. I guess I need to cobble together a camera to watch what the throttle is doing when the car is running badly.
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