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Forum: X ///M Forum 11-09-2011, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,124
Posted By donho
the good news is the Bridgestones are almost half...

the good news is the Bridgestones are almost half what the Dunlops cost. At least on the Tire Rack site
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-09-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,775
Posted By donho
Thats funny, because we headed to SC on day and...

Thats funny, because we headed to SC on day and my buddy who swears by the V1 brought it, I had my 8500X50 on the left side of the mirror and the v1 on the right side. Same height, clear line of...
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-07-2011, 04:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By donho
For the carbon buidlup on the inner edges. I use...

For the carbon buidlup on the inner edges. I use a scuffy pad.
I hate it, it is built up on my E63 as well.
But I can say that with the tune, the buildup is alot less
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-05-2011, 12:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
By the way, the DWS were order and arrived today....

By the way, the DWS were order and arrived today. I wanted to wait for the end of the month, but I know how much room these fat tires take up, so I am not doing that to my shop. I went today.

I...
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-05-2011, 12:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
I ordered them from Evan at:getBMWparts.com...

I ordered them from Evan at:getBMWparts.com (http://www.getbmwparts.com/)

The issue was they come only primed from BMW. They wanted 75 bucks to paint that little bastard!
I noticed there is...
Forum: X ///M Forum 11-02-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
NO, none of my other SUVs used dedicated summer...

NO, none of my other SUVs used dedicated summer tires.
They all had M&S. I am saying that none of them had dedicated snow tires. The M&S were enough to brave even the blizzard(snowpocalypse) we had...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-31-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
There is definitely a clearance issue. I wish...

There is definitely a clearance issue. I wish this truck had an audjustable height suspension. My front nose tuned into a snow plow in the deeper snow. Thats how I lost the tow hook cover.
So no...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-30-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
I have never used a dedicate snow tire on any of...

I have never used a dedicate snow tire on any of my SUVs. and I have never been stuck. Last year during the blizzard, I drove down the highway in my QX56, at 50mph with no problems on the factory...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-30-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,612
Posted By donho
Drove the X5M in the snow

I see the forecast for snow, so I call my buddy up and tell him to order me the DWS tire. I was going to wait till the end of November. But I guess that went out the window.
So we get the snow and I...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-07-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 13,143
Posted By donho
Holy crap. You are right. The low end is down as...

Holy crap. You are right. The low end is down as well. For some reason i thought it was better. The 0-60 is slower.

I do not know if the air could have been better then last night. All the other...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-07-2011, 05:06 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 13,143
Posted By donho
I think there is something wrong with the...

I think there is something wrong with the truck???
It drives fine and if i was not using a timer, I probably would never know.
But MPH is way down. Which means HP is down.
It still 60fts harder...
Forum: X ///M Forum 10-02-2011, 03:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,604
Posted By donho
When I am in M mode. I get a deep pop on the 1-2...

When I am in M mode. I get a deep pop on the 1-2 shift and the 2-3. I never heard it loud on deceleration. Unless maybe you are at a high RPM and just get off the gas. But it is nothing like the pop...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-30-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,762
Posted By donho
Thats great news. Now the what do I do??? Square...

Thats great news. Now the what do I do??? Square set up? or replacement sizes??

i have noticed the factory front tires are getting worn on the outer edges. Granted, Hammering turns in a 5500lb...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-28-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
I do not think you read the thread. There is NO...

I do not think you read the thread. There is NO CAR???!!!

The miles might be off, the price is off and the car is non existant.
The car is NOT in Canada(or the real one might be??)
The seller...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-28-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
The listing is gone. If someone wants to...

The listing is gone.

If someone wants to report it the FBI Internet Fraud Department, I will be happy to send the emails from him and the fake Paypal emails.

I was going to to do it, but you...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-28-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
Everyone should call the 877 number and the 661...

Everyone should call the 877 number and the 661 number

if it is a burner, use up his minutes
if by chance someone answers, just ask "is this Paypal?"
I would love to meet this clown and give...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-28-2011, 12:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
Just a quick update: I called the 877...

Just a quick update:

I called the 877 number and no one answered. Funny, doesnt paypal have 24 hour support??LOL

and ten minutes ago, a clown calls me from this number:661-584-4136

He...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-28-2011, 04:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
I received two emails from a...

I received two emails from a site:<[email protected]>

They look pretty decent. but I have been using Paypal for over 12 years and KNOW what emails look like. There was even a...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-27-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,185
Posted By donho
I was stupid enough to buy an Escalade a few...

I was stupid enough to buy an Escalade a few years back.

I NEVER activated the Onstar. They would send me a letter a week about activating it. I picked up the truck at night, so the dealer never...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-27-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
I will post the entire email trail. It is quite...

I will post the entire email trail.
It is quite amusing. The guy selling has not given me an address or phone number.

he asked for my contact info and I gave him false info.
Now he claims he...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-27-2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,347
Posted By donho
It is 99% fake/scam he claims the car is at...

It is 99% fake/scam

he claims the car is at a warehouse and paypal will do the transaction???

paypal is not an escrow company. But i will await his response. I like seeing what the scammers...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-26-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,762
Posted By donho
I am not that concerned with getting a flat. ...

I am not that concerned with getting a flat.

I carry a Mercedes kit with me. Airpump and tire slime canister.

are you sure the added diameter doesn not throw the speedo off?
Plus that is...
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-25-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,762
Posted By donho
Does using the 295 all around, have the same...

Does using the 295 all around, have the same diameter as the 315?
if diameter is changed, wont that mess up speedo settings and possiblly other things?

I am not that concerned with improved...
Forum: Xoutpost Meets 09-24-2011, 02:48 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,460
Posted By donho
Sorry,I do not think I will be able to make it. ...

Sorry,I do not think I will be able to make it.
We are a few weeks into the Bowhunting season and I have not hung my stands yet. At least I will see how this X handles some offroading this weekend....
Forum: X ///M Forum 09-24-2011, 02:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,762
Posted By donho
You have a squared setup??? How does it look on...

You have a squared setup???
How does it look on the staggered wheels? Can you post some pics?
and with the slightly narrower rear tires, maybe the sandblasting on the wheelwell trim will be...
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