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Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-17-2019, 02:10 PM
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Posted By Thirdy
For sale '18 BMW X1 M-SPORT AWD Dallas, TX ...

For sale '18 BMW X1 M-SPORT AWD
Dallas, TX
$32,500
20132 miles
Estoril Blue
I will post photos soon
See attached Monroney window sticker for options/packages of the car
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-05-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 1,492
Views: 274,483
Posted By Thirdy
I am also waiting for my code. I sent my donation...

I am also waiting for my code. I sent my donation before new year and I am of course patiently waiting for his reply/code. I am not in a rush to have it but hopefully I will get it soon:thumbup:
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-19-2017, 08:14 PM
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Views: 443
Posted By Thirdy
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-02-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By Thirdy
definitely a sloppy job by the tech at the...

definitely a sloppy job by the tech at the dealership. They probably spilled some of the def when they filled up your active tank. It doesn't show until def will dry up and crystallize. But if you...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-28-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,856
Posted By Thirdy
if your inspection is not due anytime soon you...

if your inspection is not due anytime soon you have all the time to diagnose and fix the problem.:thumbup:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-28-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,856
Posted By Thirdy
it is an easy fix on an X5. The active tank is...

it is an easy fix on an X5. The active tank is located just behind front side wheel arc cover on the right side. The supply module is on top of the active tank. By the way supply module is now...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-22-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,443
Posted By Thirdy
I considered the same thing when my alternator...

I considered the same thing when my alternator had a noisy bearing. After watching few DIY's on youtube I thought it would be better for me to just replace the whole alternator. I got a valeo...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-20-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,284
Posted By Thirdy
It was a direct swap on my 2011 X5D. I took the...

It was a direct swap on my 2011 X5D. I took the old one out. Took it to the parts store and matched it. Everything was the same. There was a 180A and 220A. Mine was 220A and everything fits.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-19-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,763
Posted By Thirdy
it might be better if you get the 2011/12 since...

it might be better if you get the 2011/12 since it could have been replaced already with a better/new driveshaft under recall. And if ever it is not replaced yet you can take it to a bmw dealership...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-19-2017, 03:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,301
Posted By Thirdy
you can actually check your metering valve using...

you can actually check your metering valve using rheingold. It will activate the valve and you will hear a clicking sound. You can also remove the metering valve and clean it using a 9v battery and a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-19-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,284
Posted By Thirdy
I got my remanufactured 220A alternator (valeo)...

I got my remanufactured 220A alternator (valeo) with lifetime warranty for about $230 including tax at Advance auto parts. This could be a better option since they will replace it for free when it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-14-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,156
Posted By Thirdy
you can actually borrow that kind of ball joint...

you can actually borrow that kind of ball joint separator from an autozone auto parts store. When I refreshed my e46 front suspension. I borrowed some of those tools from autozone and it's FREE.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-13-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 69,663
Posted By Thirdy
you can access fuse location with the fuse guide...

you can access fuse location with the fuse guide at the rear right side panel of the cargo area/trunk. The other fuse location is right under the the passenger kick panel area.
Remove 3 screws and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-13-2017, 12:32 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 14,798
Posted By Thirdy
Installed/hard wired a Viofo A119 dash cam. I...

Installed/hard wired a Viofo A119 dash cam. I will upload some pictures and sample videos when I get back to Texas. I am currently here at High Rockies Colorado for spring break. Oh by the way is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-13-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,429
Posted By Thirdy
D/p

D/p
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2017, 08:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,630
Posted By Thirdy
you can have it fix by an indy and submit your...

you can have it fix by an indy and submit your receipts online for reimbursement. Go to this website

http://bmw-rp.com/production/isg/bmw/reimbursement_bmw_portal.nsf
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-08-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,630
Posted By Thirdy
SCR delivery module is covered by extended...

SCR delivery module is covered by extended warranty. PDF uploaded by forum member RPsX5d.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-20-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,733
Posted By Thirdy
50k is about right. I have been reading for the...

50k is about right. I have been reading for the past few years about it and owners had it between 40k-70k miles. I use to have an 08 X5 3.0 and water pump went out when odo was a little over 40k I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,722
Posted By Thirdy
I replaced mine late last year and I went with...

I replaced mine late last year and I went with zimmerman rotors and akebono pads at the same time did the brake fluid change. Akebonos doesn't have the stopping power of the original bmw pads but...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,911
Posted By Thirdy
no car brand is perfect. I myself will be scared...

no car brand is perfect. I myself will be scared to buy another car brand like mercedes, audi or lexus since I am not familiar with those cars and I have no access to their diagnostic softwares....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-07-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,856
Posted By Thirdy
UPDATE: So i just got the supply module this...

UPDATE:

So i just got the supply module this afternoon. Installed it and run test. After running the engine just enough to raise the temperature I checked the status of scr system and showed the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-01-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,680
Posted By Thirdy
it could be your FRM module that controls...

it could be your FRM module that controls lighting and power windows is broken. The module is prone to breaking just by replacing battery or jump starting the car. There is an existing recall on this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-01-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,856
Posted By Thirdy
for now I need to make sure the problem is the...

for now I need to make sure the problem is the active tank before taking it to the dealership. I don't like to experience the last time I had an active tank problem and the dealership was trying to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-31-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,856
Posted By Thirdy
X5D code 4804 - Let's start diagnosis and help me out

My X5 has been pretty much running great since I bought it aside from some recalls (shaft, cooler bracket etc). Then code 4804 showed up :yikes: (reducing-agent pressure buildup). As expected it's...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-24-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,385
Posted By Thirdy
it is a hex bolt with internal thread. It is NOT...

it is a hex bolt with internal thread. It is NOT a reverse thread. It is just tight to remove because that is how it is suppose to be. ...
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