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Old 09-26-2013, 11:03 AM
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Mein Auto: 03 ZHP, 01 X5, 73 MGB
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The 3.0 is there best engine, Unless your really looking for crazy power the 3.0 is more than enough. Put the upgraded wheels on it and have the best of both worlds.
Yes; that's exactly what I did. I bought my 01 X5 new; a month or so later I bought the 19in Y-spoke wheels from the Sport Package and it's been great.

The 3.0i is a pleasure to work on; well, except the CCV and hoses, they're a major pain to replace.
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JUST...LOOK...UNDER...THE...CAR....for Chrissakes....it`s like checking to see if a dog is male or female....
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A bimmer with forced induction should have a proper manual gearbox. Anything less is like french kissing your sister.
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