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  1. E70 X5 M headlights upgrade

    E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015)
    I am trying to change my X5 M E70 2010 headlights to a newer version, as I find the old model a bit dull and outdated. But somehow I caught up with a few problems to changing it. 1. the after market ones does not seem to have the AFS function 2. the after market ones might only fit to non M X5...
  2. 2011 X5 No Sound Troubleshooting

    X3 M, X5 M, X6 M, Z3 M & Z4 M
    Hello all, I have a 2011 X5 50i XDrive. There is currently no sound from the speakers or door tones, parking sensor tones. I have been trying to trouble shoot this with a MOST fiber optic loop. All the modules in the rear drivers side (amp, bluetooth module, and TCU Module) seem to be...
  3. 2008 BMW X5 4.8i E70 Cranks but no start

    E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015)
    Hey everyone, I am at a loss and would really appreciate any advice or suggestions. I recently ran out of gas, although the dash still said 13 miles and I was less than 2 miles from a gas station... I know I was really stupid in letting it get that low so please don't give me shit... I'm...
  4. E70 Selling during a time of COVID

    Cars - Private Party
    Hey, all - I'm getting ready to part with my 2012 E70 diesel and won't be going to Carmax or another dealer for a quick sale. For those of you who've sold (not traded) your car during the last few months, I'd like to know about your experience with the process in the midst of our time of...
  5. 2007 BMW X5 (E70) Reboot iDrive WITHOUT Navigation

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hi all, Having a frustrating problem with my '07 X5's iDrive button. The toggling function works flawlessly, but the center "select" button works intermittently. I have seen numerous posts on the internet about rebooting iDrive and that fixing the problem - but the instructions are always for...
  6. 2007 E70 phone issues,

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    hello all, this is my first post here. i am trying to fix an issue my friend has caused on his 2007 x5 by being a little bit dumb and rather than unplugging the phone dock in the armrest he has removed it and cut the wires. ever since he has done this he has been getting a sos service...
  7. AC Fan Blower Motor + its Resistor

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hi BMW colleagues, My front AC quit on me and im sure its the AC Blower Motor assembly. I want to check the resistance on the resistor attached to the blower motor to discard the issue being the resistor vs the motor itself. What are the resistance readings in Ohms that I should be getting...
  8. Gear can be engaged without brake warning

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hello all, I am having a current issue with my 2008 X5 3.0l E70 80k miles. on the i drive the "Gear can be engaged without brake" warning appears. and most of the time I have to hit the brake twice for the car to start. So far I have replaced the battery (not registered) and also changed the...
  9. Bunch of Codes, Crank but no start after Valve Cover Replacement?

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    In the past I replaced the valve cover on my 06 E46 ZHP and a couple days ago I decided to also do it for my 2011 E70 X5 (35i, X-Drive). It was difficult compared to the E46 but not too bad until I went to start the X5 (it will turn over but not start). After hours of looking online for a...
  10. E70 Comfort Access :mad:

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hi all, I bought a 2012 E70 last month and so far, I am loving it! Few nags that the car came with that I thought i'd start looking into now that I seem to have loads of time at home! The comfort access (CA) on the drivers side only, is not working. I can use the CA on both passenger side...
  11. E70 X5 Diesel - Overflow fuel line separation

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    I was finishing up a valve cover gasket swap when I broke a small clip the overflow oil line. This is the line that attaches to the injectors. I am using this name so we have a common understanding of what to call it since that is what it is called on RealOEM. It is part #12 in this link...
  12. EGR Error Code E402 and Exhaust Fumes

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    HI All, Firstly I have tried to search for the issue i am having on the forum without finding thats specifically meets my situation, so if there is one, apologies and if you can point me in the right direction would appreciate that. in the meantime i'll explain my issue... about a month ago i...
  13. E-Series Self leveling suspesion Coding issues

    BMW Coding and Programming
    I recently purchased my 2008 BMW X5 3.0Si an i love it. However, i purchased it with the air suspension deleted and a set of coilovers installed on all four corners. The coilovers ride nice and are adjustable but as expected the "Self leveling suspension Malfunction" code is on the dash. I was...
  14. E70 self leveling suspension coding issues.

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    I recently purchased my 2008 BMW X5 3.0Si an i love it. However, i purchased it with the air suspension deleted and a set of coilovers installed on all four corners. The coilovers ride nice and are adjustable but as expected the "Self leveling suspension Malfunction" code is on the dash. I was...
  15. 17x8 5x120 Mille Miglia MM11-17 Special $600

    Wheels and Tires
    Set of (4) Mille Miglia MM11-17 Special 5x120, +20mm offset, currenty have e70 72.6mm hub rings installed. Wheels are silver finish and come with BMW center caps. Great shape with a few very minor blemishes (see photos), tires have a 2004 manufacture date and can go with the tires if you wish...
  16. N62B48TU to be reflashed as N62B48O1

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hello guys.. As many of us knows, there are two actual version of N62B48 engine. First, is our N62B48TU used in E70 with following specs: Power :355 bhp at 6,200 rpm Torque : 475 Nm at 3,400 rpm Second, is N62b48O1 used in E63,E65 with following specs: Power : 367 bhp at 6,200 rpm Torque : 500...
  17. N62B48TU to be reflashed as N62B48O1

    E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015)
  18. X5 35D error codes

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Having a problem with my 2011 x5 35 D. When kicking to full throttle like on ramp entry or passing a car. I get an engine malfunction. My power reduces and my diesel becomes a dog. If I Cycle the power it resets and is fine. Persistent cel. Took To the dealer for a recall and they reported...
  19. 47C4 & 478E codes and CEL

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Have been getting an intermittent CEL, after a scan, found 47C4 & 478E codes. Any ideas or where to go next? No noticeable difference while driving, no reduced power.
  20. Blackvue magic pro install into 2012 E70 diesel

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Has anyone successfully installed the magic pro dash cam into the. E70? My plan is to connect it to the rear fuse box. The magic pro requires two lives. The first is a direct to the battery. The second one which cuts off like a sound system. Any help as to which fuses would be appreciated.