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Forum: X6 (E71 and E72) Forum 12-02-2019, 01:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 470
Posted By Chris F.
It's not as simple as removing the harness and...

It's not as simple as removing the harness and bringing back the old FRM. There were wires snipped during the installation process and those will need to be reconnected to the headlight connector in...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-02-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,872
Posted By Chris F.
Hi Ted! Yes, I'm referring to the DB25...

Hi Ted!

Yes, I'm referring to the DB25 connector that the older E chassis cars used before Bluetooth and the 54 pin connector became standard. BMW used to sell an adapter but it's long gone NLA....
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-02-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,872
Posted By Chris F.
Thanks Ted, it sounds amazing. Now for the older...

Thanks Ted, it sounds amazing. Now for the older cars that came with the older 25 pin connector, I know the 25 to 54 pin adapter is NLA. Your solution won't require either connector to be used in the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-02-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,872
Posted By Chris F.
VERY VERY cool given how expensive the OEM...

VERY VERY cool given how expensive the OEM Bluetooth boxes are becoming, not to mention how dated they are. Very nice, keep us posted! You will sell a LOT....

Is the plan to have this work with...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-11-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 697
Posted By Chris F.
I like the wood trim too, but I am not sure why...

I like the wood trim too, but I am not sure why your wood trim is cracking - is your X out in the sun a lot or something? I don't want to jinx myself, but I have never had a BMW trim piece...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 08-10-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,098
Posted By Chris F.
Cetane doesn't have anything to do with...

Cetane doesn't have anything to do with lubricity, which should be your primary concern with the Bosch fuel pump that is used in todays diesels. Bosch designed the pump with euro specs in mind, and...
Forum: X5 (F15) Forum 08-10-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 896
Posted By Chris F.
I admire mods and all but $2k for a shifter is a...

I admire mods and all but $2k for a shifter is a little out of control....
Forum: X6 (E71 and E72) Forum 08-10-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,260
Posted By Chris F.
It may be a downshift or the torque converter...

It may be a downshift or the torque converter engaging/disengaging... the transmission also has programming to adjust when going down a hill as well.

The brakes do keep themselves dry via rain...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 10-11-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,608
Posted By Chris F.
Yes, you need the LED wiring harness, which is...

Yes, you need the LED wiring harness, which is only available from overseas. You will also need a new FRM3 - read the posts in the forum about this, they go over a lot of the details. Do your...
Forum: X6 (E71 and E72) Forum 11-01-2016, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,773
Posted By Chris F.
Great news! Thank you Arnott for supporting us.

Great news! Thank you Arnott for supporting us.
Forum: X6 (E71 and E72) Forum 10-20-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,081
Posted By Chris F.
Your best bet is to check the E70 X5 forum to see...

Your best bet is to check the E70 X5 forum to see if someone has already done this, the electronics in the X5/X6 are nearly identical.
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 10-10-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,626
Posted By Chris F.
Yep these instructions would work just fine on...

Yep these instructions would work just fine on your X5M.

I responded to your note about the wheel.

Chris
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-14-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 76,516
Posted By Chris F.
Good to know, but for me I am not too concerned,...

Good to know, but for me I am not too concerned, the difference is minimal, but glad you got it resolved :)
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 03-14-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 21,095
Posted By Chris F.
Wow, you wasted no time with the wifes 35d :)...

Wow, you wasted no time with the wifes 35d :) looks great!! Hope the LEDs are treating you well :)
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-05-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 61,595
Posted By Chris F.
Did you find a harness yet??? :rofl::rofl::rofl: ...

Did you find a harness yet??? :rofl::rofl::rofl:

Glad I will be able to ENJOY my LEDs this summer without worrying about installation :thumbup:
Forum: X ///M Forum 03-05-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 76,516
Posted By Chris F.
That's exactly what it is - BMW most likely...

That's exactly what it is - BMW most likely changed the software on the FRM so that they are full brightness day or night. Mine do the exact same thing. You have no issues :thumbup:
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 02-15-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Chris F.
The Z4s are known to eat the inside of tires due...

The Z4s are known to eat the inside of tires due to its alignment specs, and I had this happen on my Z4....not good! Fortunately the tire held itself together to pull over, with it being low profile...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-28-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By Chris F.
Sounds like your mechanic in Boulder was just...

Sounds like your mechanic in Boulder was just swapping parts without looking into the issue. You need a proper code scanner to read the modules to determine whats going on.
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 01-25-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,158
Posted By Chris F.
Geez everyone, don't rain on the guys parade,...

Geez everyone, don't rain on the guys parade, he's happy about his purchase and just showing it to everyone, if he wants to keep the old trans fluid in so be it, it's his choice and that's that. He...
Forum: X ///M Forum 01-19-2016, 12:22 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 76,516
Posted By Chris F.
Yes, I noticed that too, I seem to recall in...

Yes, I noticed that too, I seem to recall in ISTA/P that there was an adjustment for RHD/LHD, ISTA/P being the dealership programming unit. I can't recall, you had your FRM all figured out, correct?...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 01-14-2016, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By Chris F.
My guess is windshield was replaced and that clip...

My guess is windshield was replaced and that clip was lost.

Chris
Forum: X ///M Forum 01-14-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 76,516
Posted By Chris F.
There is no RHD switch. Depending upon the...

There is no RHD switch. Depending upon the country of origin the lights may be adjusted by the factory. If you have diagnostic tools, you should be able to adjust - if not, there are manual knobs on...
Forum: X6 (E71 and E72) Forum 01-14-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,816
Posted By Chris F.
If you pop the wheel off, you should be able to...

If you pop the wheel off, you should be able to see the airbags between the springs - does the rubber look cracked?

You may have a leak somewhere in the tubing too - which is a bit of a pain to...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 01-14-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,510
Posted By Chris F.
Wiring is a nightmare to figure out - better off...

Wiring is a nightmare to figure out - better off keeping what you have :) I have the comfort seats, they are OK but wouldn't be something I would shell out $2k for.
Forum: X ///M Forum 01-13-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,539
Posted By Chris F.
Glad you got the winter setup - seriously, who...

Glad you got the winter setup - seriously, who the hell cares what the M looks like in the winter - it's winter after all :) You can at least rotate the tires now too.

We will see if we get...
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