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X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current)
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Old 05-30-2012, 03:36 PM
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2013 X6 Roof Rails?

Does anyone know what's happened with the aluminum or black roof rails option? Can't find it on the order sheets but BMWNA still shows it in some of the pictures.
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Old 06-01-2012, 03:09 PM
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As a follow-up, I did find where BMW Parts sells a retrofit rail kit (#51952165691 silver; #51952165700 black) and appears to be a current part number. It looks like X6 roof rails are deleted for ordering new on the vehicle from the factory.
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Old 06-06-2012, 07:04 PM
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The retrofit requires removal of the headliner if I'm not mistaken. I wouldn't mind doing it once, but I don't want rails on year round. I'm looking into the Thule system that effectively clamps on to your roof over the doors.

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