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Old 06-07-2019, 06:03 AM
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Cool ride. I got the same exterior M sport package on my 2011. Do you remember what LED angel eyes you got?
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Old 06-07-2019, 08:02 AM
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Who refinished your wheels, how much did it cost, and how long did it take? I have one that could really use it but the other 3 are fine.
I had a local shop refinish all the wheels. For sandblasting and powder coating I paid $500cad

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Cool ride. I got the same exterior M sport package on my 2011. Do you remember what LED angel eyes you got?
I wish I had the M sport package! My x5 has the base trim which I had painted white. Angel eyes are factory. In 2012 BMW switched to white lights instead of yellow

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Old 06-07-2019, 05:37 PM
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About 2 months ago I bit the bullet and ordered the Android Head Unit from 4x4 shop Canada. Overall I am super happy with the unit ever since I routed audio through an USB DAC

Before


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Some of the plastic housing had to be trimmed to clear the mounting points


Routed the wires


Wrapped any connectors with weather stripping to prevent and rattles


USB extension to arm rest for DAC

Another USB extension for my mp3s which live on a 64gb USB





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Old 06-08-2019, 09:39 AM
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Please tell us about the performance of the unit.
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Old 06-08-2019, 09:57 AM
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damn I really love that screen upgrade. Good job.
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Old 06-08-2019, 01:47 PM
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Please tell us about the performance of the unit.
performance is great. it's never frozen or lagged

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damn I really love that screen upgrade. Good job.
thanks. it makes the interior look much more modern
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Old 07-17-2019, 09:11 AM
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Got myself a fault EMP sensor or an exhaust leak. You can see the exhaust pressure slowly build over time in a linear way in this run. You can also see how other parameters fluctuate during the couple runs I did. Still no CEL...
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Old 08-04-2019, 03:42 PM
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before with dead EMP sensor


after. the exhaust pressure is more dynamic and fluctuates unlike before


swapped out the air filter





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Old 08-04-2019, 07:52 PM
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Hey did you resell all the part removed and how much did it cost I have a 2014 x535d mine is white too but I am looking to do a full delete and custom tune with meth injection
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Old 08-05-2019, 11:17 AM
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Hey did you resell all the part removed and how much did it cost I have a 2014 x535d mine is white too but I am looking to do a full delete and custom tune with meth injection
there really isn't a market for used parts. they are still sitting in my garage. cost will be different for the 535 since you have to drop the subframe on the x5 to get the dpf out. which tune are you going with?
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screen def looks cool.
thanks. i'm still very pleased with the android head unit and don't really have any complaints.
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