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Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 04-10-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,620
Posted By Helios59
Cabin Microfilters - Where Are They?

I'd like to see what condition they're in.

Changing the single microfilter was a snap in our E46 3 series, but it seems like the filters are behind armor plate in our E70.

What's the procedure...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 01-11-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,517
Posted By Helios59
IMO Active Steering in a car isn't worth the...

IMO Active Steering in a car isn't worth the extra cash...but it's great to have in a 4,900 pound X5. Parking and low-speed maneuvering is a breeze.

Speaking of parking...I ordered Park Distance...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 10-09-2008, 10:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,074
Posted By Helios59
I'm Really Warming Up To My X5

I'm not an SUV guy and probably never will be, but after two months and 1400 miles, I have to say..this is one sweet ride.

Basically, we got the X5 for its three rows of seating. I have a...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 09-06-2008, 03:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,665
Posted By Helios59
After one month and 660 miles, I'm getting used...

After one month and 660 miles, I'm getting used to the throttle action in our 3.0.

Put your foot in it just a bit from a stop and it'll get up and go. Sport mode makes a big difference - much...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-12-2008, 06:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,034
Posted By Helios59
I grew up in Reno and my mom still lives there. ...

I grew up in Reno and my mom still lives there.
Congrats on your new X5...and on your other rides as well. Nice line-up!
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-11-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,560
Posted By Helios59
Really nice! We considered SG but went with...

Really nice! We considered SG but went with Monaco Blue. We also have tobacco leather and love it.
Enjoy your X5!
Forum: Detailing Forum 08-11-2008, 06:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,622
Posted By Helios59
I used to have one of those bad boys in red. ...

I used to have one of those bad boys in red.
Nice job!
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-11-2008, 06:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,130
Posted By Helios59
Thanks for the update.

Thanks for the update.
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-10-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,958
Posted By Helios59
26427 Here's a shot. Monaco Blue on...

26427


Here's a shot. Monaco Blue on Tobacco is a nice combo.
More impressions: it's really strange to sit up so high, and the combination of the sport package and Active Steerng make me feel...
Forum: Dealer Info 08-09-2008, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,551
Posted By Helios59
If you're still in warranty, I can vouch for two...

If you're still in warranty, I can vouch for two SAs: Joe Diss at Tischer and Jim Eddy at Sterling.

If you're out of warranty, seek out an indie shop. We use Dan Martin Auto Service in...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-08-2008, 07:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,958
Posted By Helios59
Couple reasons. Owning one BMW out of warranty...

Couple reasons. Owning one BMW out of warranty (our M3) is enough for me, and in 36 months when the lease is up, I'm sure a more fuel-efficient alternative will be offered.

Thanks for the welcome,...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-07-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,958
Posted By Helios59
Much To My Surprise...I'm An X5 Owner (Long)

I've never liked SUVs, SAVs, or any other tall vehicles...and before we adopted a two-year-old this year, I'd never have thought I'd be driving one. However, it soon became apparent that all facets...
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