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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-19-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 15,361
Posted By ghpup
100% every time. Why not?

100% every time. Why not?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-19-2019, 05:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 383
Posted By ghpup
mine was $9k just for parts 11 months ago. Never...

mine was $9k just for parts 11 months ago. Never saw the labor costs. Took a master tech nearly a whole week.

The fuel pump grenades and sends shards every where.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-17-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By ghpup
I have 5k on mine in just 6 months of ownership. ...

I have 5k on mine in just 6 months of ownership. Unfortunately, we have to get a new windshield as we picked up a rock on the highway in February after a 3k trip only 4 miles from home.....this...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 05-13-2019, 04:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By ghpup
Your experience is the same as here in Idaho,...

Your experience is the same as here in Idaho, except we only have one dealer. :dunno:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-29-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By ghpup
I think it would be a mistake to classify most of...

I think it would be a mistake to classify most of those of us with 35ds as in it for the fuel economy. Though you do qualify your statement re: those of us on this type of forum. I personally enjoy...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-28-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By ghpup
I have become a big fan of diesel X15s. I am a...

I have become a big fan of diesel X15s. I am a little biased, but really enjoy the '18 as the sport transmission was standard. The f15s also have the 8 speed auto. While I enjoy manual...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-28-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,952
Posted By ghpup
If you don't have a spare, why would you need a...

If you don't have a spare, why would you need a jack? My ///M was designed without a spare. It came with a compressor, but no jack.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 04-15-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By ghpup
That is the fun of these vehicles... torque is...

That is the fun of these vehicles... torque is addicting....:bigpimp::angel::rofl:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-31-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 446
Posted By ghpup
While we don't have the 20' wheels, we have...

While we don't have the 20' wheels, we have driven 9 hours 1 way in our x5 and enjoyed it. If you have the scenery, why not. Much cheaper than airfare and vehicle rental for 2weeks, especially with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-31-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By ghpup
It sounds a little unethical to sell the car as...

It sounds a little unethical to sell the car as new if it was in a hail storm...

Regardless, it is a 2018 and should be discounted even deeper than just $7K. Look it up on Carfax to validate if...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-19-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,489
Posted By ghpup
+1 for x35d. The torque is intoxicating.

+1 for x35d. The torque is intoxicating.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-04-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,050
Posted By ghpup
I lived in the North Bay area for 8 years. I...

I lived in the North Bay area for 8 years. I never felt the ocean/bay at 70-80*.it was always closer to 50*. Perhaps one of the lakes in the area may have been that warm, but never the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-03-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,050
Posted By ghpup
This is very convenient when your radar detector...

This is very convenient when your radar detector lights up and you can reduce your speed by 5 mile an hour increments through engine braking without hitting your brakes and alerting the local officer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-03-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,050
Posted By ghpup
I believe that was Samuel Clements.. Mark Twain. ...

I believe that was Samuel Clements.. Mark Twain. To me its true. You can't do this anymore, but try sitting through a baseball game at Candlestick Park in July... frigid...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-03-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,726
Posted By ghpup
The age of tires and tread life have a direct...

The age of tires and tread life have a direct impact on performance. It sounds to me like you just need new tires.

To me studded tires really only help when there is ice. They also impact dry...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-19-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 469
Posted By ghpup
I don't know about the (i), but the (d) has an...

I don't know about the (i), but the (d) has an extended warranty now on the fuel system, including the HPFP.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-01-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By ghpup
If you're looking for fuel efficiency, find a...

If you're looking for fuel efficiency, find a 35d. Actually, though I'm a little biased, just find a 35d.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-01-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,853
Posted By ghpup
People may disagree with me, but I believe...

People may disagree with me, but I believe headlight washers are useful in snow country. They have pretty good pressure and will clear lenses of accumulating snow while you drive. If you don't live...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-26-2019, 05:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By ghpup
The 'd' has its complications and some of us have...

The 'd' has its complications and some of us have had the HPFP fail catastrophically.

You may want to post this question in the Diesel Enthusiasts forum.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-16-2019, 04:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By ghpup
+1, but make sure how a box may fit through your...

+1, but make sure how a box may fit through your garage door or other parking structure.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-15-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By ghpup
If you don't have the end parts for the rail, yes...

If you don't have the end parts for the rail, yes you will need a new cross bar. I've priced them and frankly, the BMW rails are the better deal.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-06-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,942
Posted By ghpup
I just took delivery of an '18 35d and am so far...

I just took delivery of an '18 35d and am so far pleased with the Pirelli Scorpion OE tires. They are RFTs. I've come to terms with RFTs after our purchase of an '14 535xd and while I don't like...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-06-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,533
Posted By ghpup
Congrats to both. We now have nearly 1K on ours...

Congrats to both. We now have nearly 1K on ours and it is less than 4 weeks ours... :bigpimp::thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-06-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By ghpup
ours was replaced at the same time the replaced...

ours was replaced at the same time the replaced the HPFP which grenaded last summer. Happy they did it all at the same time. We had about the same mileage as the OP. The car has now traveled...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By ghpup
Thanks all for the inputs. I've finalized the...

Thanks all for the inputs. I've finalized the sale without changing my asking price beyond the range I find when looking at different used car estimation tools. Now it is to the new owners to...
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