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Forum: X ///M Forum 12-03-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,747
Posted By gregwx5
The red T-Handle definitely IS used on the X5M to...

The red T-Handle definitely IS used on the X5M to put it into neutral if battery is dead or car won't start....from experience trying to figure out how to put the car into neutral....instructions are...
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-21-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,747
Posted By gregwx5
The "Red T-Handle" is needed to put the car into...

The "Red T-Handle" is needed to put the car into neutral if the battery is dead....don't lose that one! The Hex wrench is for closing the sunroof if the batteries are dead or electronics malfunction.
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-21-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,228
Posted By gregwx5
Wow! That's gorgeous!

Wow! That's gorgeous!
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-17-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By gregwx5
I hear a whining sound at low speeds when driving...

I hear a whining sound at low speeds when driving through parking garage sometimes also. I too had the power steering pump replaced, but it didn't seem to change much either. I'm thinking thats just...
Forum: X ///M Forum 07-25-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,907
Posted By gregwx5
Awesome!! Put up some more pictures!

Awesome!! Put up some more pictures!
Forum: X ///M Forum 07-25-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,416
Posted By gregwx5
I feel like mine adds on mileage really fast...

I feel like mine adds on mileage really fast too....but I just drive it alot more!
Forum: X ///M Forum 07-08-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,248
Posted By gregwx5
Glad I'm not the only one who can hear this! Was...

Glad I'm not the only one who can hear this! Was a bit nervous at first, but with the turbos right behind the firewall I figured some sound would be heard...especially at low speed with radio off.
Forum: X ///M Forum 05-13-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,404
Posted By gregwx5
OK found the reason for the smoke coming from...

OK found the reason for the smoke coming from under the engine bay. Look's like plastic enbrittalment and probably in-proper installation of a weather strip after having the car in for some recall...
Forum: X ///M Forum 05-10-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,404
Posted By gregwx5
Got home from work and noticed a strange burning...

Got home from work and noticed a strange burning smell! Popped the hood and engine cover and smoke was rising from the turbo area...thought the engine was going to catch!!! Only have 19,500 miles!...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-07-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,454
Posted By gregwx5
I had 275/45/R20 on all four 9.5" wide rims (non...

I had 275/45/R20 on all four 9.5" wide rims (non staggered) without any major issues (except minor speedo and odometer difference from stock rotating diameter). Extra side wall was nice around city...
Forum: X ///M Forum 04-03-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,904
Posted By gregwx5
I love the rear diffuser!

I love the rear diffuser!
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-20-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,812
Posted By gregwx5
Keep up with whatever you are doing...I...

Keep up with whatever you are doing...I definitely didn't expect to be in one of these so soon!!

Hopefully we will only need to make happy posts on the forum (knock on wood!!)!!!
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-13-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,812
Posted By gregwx5
Thanks everyone! I absolutely love it and smile...

Thanks everyone! I absolutely love it and smile every time I get into it when I'm the last car leaving the office parking lot haha....

My E53 was a 2003 (10/2002 Production date) and it had...
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-09-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,812
Posted By gregwx5
It's funny that all of the pictures posted were...

It's funny that all of the pictures posted were with my Blackberry.....the lighting made a huge difference! I'll need to take some with a real camera!
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-08-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,812
Posted By gregwx5
Out with the Old, and in with the new to me 2010 X5M!

My 03 E53 3.0i hit 153,000 miles and started to run into some transmission issues amongst other upcoming suspension repairs (overall the E53 was great to me!). After owning her 8 years since Freshman...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-04-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,421
Posted By gregwx5
I've painted mine! I think it looks great....adds...

I've painted mine! I think it looks great....adds a little extra to the rear and the silver is very easy to match. I have pictures posted throughout here!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-04-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,036
Posted By gregwx5
I've had intermittent issue with my rear door...

I've had intermittent issue with my rear door locks, windows, and rear hatch not opening sometimes after locking with the fob. Unfortunately, I'm not even able to open the doors from the inside when...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-20-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,207
Posted By gregwx5
What type of glue did you use to put it back...

What type of glue did you use to put it back together? Any ussues with moisture yet?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-10-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,968
Posted By gregwx5
My screen is showing some dead pixels...is it...

My screen is showing some dead pixels...is it possible to replace only the LCD screen without buying the whole unit?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-05-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,747
Posted By gregwx5
I think my rear sub-frames bushings need to be...

I think my rear sub-frames bushings need to be replaced also. Do you have to drop the rear sub-frame to get the new bushings in? Any idea what a reasonable price for a shop to do this replacement?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-03-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,791
Posted By gregwx5
Just bought the Front RPS kit for my 3.0.... what...

Just bought the Front RPS kit for my 3.0.... what is the difference with the PBR/Axis pads and the EBC pads? Also is this "Front RPS Kit for E53 X5 M54 3.0L - $221.27 w/ Free Shipping !!!" .....still...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 05-28-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 16,811
Posted By gregwx5
When I grow up, I want an X just like yours!!...

When I grow up, I want an X just like yours!! Haha....amazing!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-10-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,945
Posted By gregwx5
I also noticed that when I press the rear hatch...

I also noticed that when I press the rear hatch button near the gearshift...I could hear clicking from around the the glove box, this sounds like a relay. Is this where the GM-3 board is located?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-10-2010, 03:23 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,945
Posted By gregwx5
This has happened to me the past few day! Could...

This has happened to me the past few day! Could not unlock the rear doors, open windows from driver side switch, Rear hatch will not open with key, or switch new gear lever...and had to climb in back...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-26-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21,305
Posted By gregwx5
Great Information! Good to know!

Great Information! Good to know!
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