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X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
E70 BMW X5 produced between 2007 and 2013. Discuss the E70 X5 with other BMW owners here.

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Old 10-27-2012, 01:27 PM
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Switched from 18" wheels to staggered 20s

So far there has been a significant drop in mpg's approx 1.5-2 mpgs at hwy speed. Used to average 24ish at 75 or 80
was at 21-22
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Old 10-28-2012, 10:19 AM
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Old 10-28-2012, 10:26 AM
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Same as before Bridgestone dueller rfts

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2011 X5D Loaded (Oil Burner)
2012 VW Passat SEL TDI (Oil sipper)
2008 Honda CBR 1000
2007 Harley Davidson Sportster XL 1200

Retired:
2010 Mercedes GL350 (in the shop too much)
2009 335D
2008 Audi A6 3.2 Quattro loaded
2005 BMW M3 Black compertition Pkg with Nav
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Old 10-29-2012, 07:11 AM
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You added a "ton" of extra rolling resistance, what did you expect????

Did you go with oe wheels our replicas? Replicas typically weigh more, which would also impact it.

gotta pay to play.

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