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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 10-31-2012, 04:05 PM
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Anyone figure out a hack to close the rear tailgate from inside the X5?

Very frustrating driving SUVs from other automakers (Mercedes-Benz GL-Class right now) with power-operated tailgates that open and CLOSE from within the cabin.

Anyone with a solution?

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Old 10-31-2012, 04:09 PM
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You must be new here

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Old 10-31-2012, 04:16 PM
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I honestly did a search (before posting like a newbie) and nothing came up! Thanks for not completely ripping me a new one.

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I am fortunate to have unique press cars delivered weekly, but I own:

'13 Audi Q5 2.0T Quattro 8AT
'86 Porsche 911 Turbo 4MT


Gone, but never forgotten... my E70 X5 35d, E90 335i, E46 330i, E36 328i, E70 X5 3.0si, E53 X5 3.0i.
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Old 10-31-2012, 04:18 PM
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Where is the full thread?

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'13 Audi Q5 2.0T Quattro 8AT
'86 Porsche 911 Turbo 4MT


Gone, but never forgotten... my E70 X5 35d, E90 335i, E46 330i, E36 328i, E70 X5 3.0si, E53 X5 3.0i.
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Old 10-31-2012, 04:44 PM
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All you need a is bit of coding.
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Old 10-31-2012, 06:25 PM
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Old 10-31-2012, 09:24 PM
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I don't understand what is the concern from BMW. My mother's Chrysler Town and Country has that feature and I don't recall any horrible accident reported and result in a major lawsuit.

Darn, I wish I put that into the survey when I had the chance.

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