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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 02-17-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,642
Posted By OpaNow
I wanted a smaller SUV than my 2015 x5 and found...

I wanted a smaller SUV than my 2015 x5 and found that the new x3 was almost as big. Looked at many other brands and then decided on the x3 model year just prior to upsizing. The in-service date of...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 08-09-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 254
Posted By OpaNow
Reluctant iDrive Controller

My 2015 x5 is intermittently sticking in either direction. This is the second controller since buying the car. Nothing has been spilled in either the orig8nal or replacement controllers. 66000...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-31-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,118
Posted By OpaNow
Brake pads and rotors

Thanks all for the information. I decided to get an independent BMW shop to measure the rotors and pads.
Front pads at 10mm
Rear pads at 6mm

Front rotors at 29.9mm
Rear rotors at 20.4mm
...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-19-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,118
Posted By OpaNow
I do about 60% freeway and 40% local. Fairly...

I do about 60% freeway and 40% local. Fairly conservative driver. I have an extended warranty
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-18-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,118
Posted By OpaNow
Brake pads and rotors

What is average life of the pads and rotors. When my indicator light came on, I went to the dealer and they said I had plenty of pad and reset the computer for another 25000 miles. I have a 35d @nd...
Forum: X3 G01 (2018 - current) 01-25-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,812
Posted By OpaNow
Hitches

Try Invisihitch. Also confirm the ball size on OEM hitch. It might be 2 when you want 2 5/16
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 11-12-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 882
Posted By OpaNow
Any thoughts on run-flat tires or not? My dealer...

Any thoughts on run-flat tires or not? My dealer has also taken the path of least resistance on other maintenance issues I will get them changed this week
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 11-09-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 882
Posted By OpaNow
Tires

Thanks for the info. I ordered the car without the third row seat but with the leveling suspension and the mini-spare tire. I could make the switch to non RFT.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 11-09-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 882
Posted By OpaNow
Tires

I have 52000 miles on original Goodyear Eagle LS-2 ROF tires. 2/32 in front and 3/32 in rear. Dealer says not yet time to get new ones. I am primarily interested in tires which will help handling...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 10-06-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 20,564
Posted By OpaNow
Diesel Fuel Pump Problems

Discussed this issue with my local service rep. and he said that there are two pumps. The first, and smaller, pump has a full warranty. BMW just covered a $14000 repair job because of the pump...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 08-08-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By OpaNow
Downsizing

Anyone considering downsizing to x3?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 03-18-2017, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 692
Posted By OpaNow
Navigation Update

What is latest navigation update that can be installed on a 2015 X5? My dealer says it depends on the VIN, and mine indicates 2016-1.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-19-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 33,293
Posted By OpaNow
Tongue Weight

I finally got to a 3-plate scale. The following are the amounts:

Hooked up. Front axle. 2340#. BMW limit. 2940#
Rear axle. 3520#. BMW limit. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 33,293
Posted By OpaNow
Tongue Weight

Thank you all for your input. I initially used the scale at a dump station. I weighed the car by itself and then weighed the car hooked up to the trailer but with the trailer off the scale. Took...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-29-2016, 10:18 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 33,293
Posted By OpaNow
Tongue Weight

Not quite sure if the trailer was level. If I remember correctly kind of sloping away from trailer. I will redo it on a level surface.
2 axle trailer
No weight distribution. The x5 does have rear...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-29-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 33,293
Posted By OpaNow
Tongue Weight

New to Trailering and have a tongue load question. If I use the Sherline scale I get a certain tongue weight. If I drive to a scale, leave the trailer hitched, but drive on only with the car I get...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-24-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,841
Posted By OpaNow
Lance trailer

What model Lance is this and what is tongue weight. We tow a 1685
Thanks
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 09-21-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,234
Posted By OpaNow
Clay. As I understand it, you don't use a WDH or...

Clay. As I understand it, you don't use a WDH or a sway brace. The folks at Invisihitch are adamant that I don't use either. I guess I will have to try rebalancing my load. My trailer is no where...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 09-20-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,234
Posted By OpaNow
In sport mode do you select for only chassis and...

In sport mode do you select for only chassis and not select for drivetrain
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 09-17-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,234
Posted By OpaNow
Clay hooper. What type of sway control device...

Clay hooper. What type of sway control device do you use? What is tongue weight of your trailer? I have a 2015 x5d and use Invisahitch. Trailer was about 4800# and tongue weight of 480# measured...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 08-15-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 910
Posted By OpaNow
Seat Covers

Anyone have success with rear seat covers. I am planning to transport a dog regularly.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-16-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 45,801
Posted By OpaNow
x5 tow hitch

Ordered the Invisihitch today. Should get it by mid-week tomorrow. What are you towing?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-13-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 45,801
Posted By OpaNow
x5 towing

Anyone towing with a WDH and experienced issues with the x5? I have a 21' trailer with dry weight of 3900# but hitch weight of 650-700#. Hitch weight was advertised at 435. I added 1 battery. ...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-10-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By OpaNow
We didn't order any of those options either

We didn't order any of those options either
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 07-10-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By OpaNow
x5 Warranty/Service

Thanks. What is B&O?
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