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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-18-2011, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,842
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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-18-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 42,370
Posted By xnsf
xyber233: I love it so far. It can stand to use...

xyber233: I love it so far. It can stand to use some fine tuning, but I am happy with the results. I think it's worth the upgrade, even if it's just for the media capabilities.

bosanci28: How are...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-28-2011, 12:51 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 42,370
Posted By xnsf
There is a workaround for cars with DSP, but it's...

There is a workaround for cars with DSP, but it's not as simple as plug and play. It involves supplying an aftermarket amp.

And I haven't tried out the iPod functionality yet. I've paired my...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-25-2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 42,370
Posted By xnsf
Talking New Dynavin Installed

Hello Xoutposters!

I wanted to make this thread a couple of weeks ago, but better late than never! I randomly stumbled across the new v6 Dynavin for e39 a couple of weeks ago, and thought it was...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-17-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 15,510
Posted By xnsf
I have 18" tires and I had the MVX4 prior to the...

I have 18" tires and I had the MVX4 prior to the Latitudes, and the Latitudes are much better overall.
I did noticed that the Latitudes tramline and hydroplane a lot in my use. I'm due for new...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-13-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,599
Posted By xnsf
if your mirrors have a blueish tint, then they...

if your mirrors have a blueish tint, then they are not electrochromatic. Since you have an 06, if you have power folding mirrors, or a light in the mirror housing, you have electrochromatic mirrors....
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-03-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 633
Views: 646,694
Posted By xnsf
it has a BC button. Your sig shows you have an...

it has a BC button. Your sig shows you have an 05, you should have a BC button. If you press BC on your turn signal stalk and it cycles trough info about consumption, range, avg speed, etc., then you...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-26-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 72,197
Posted By xnsf
Over the weekend I went to Pep Boys and bought a...

Over the weekend I went to Pep Boys and bought a Bosch Group 49 battery for $99 for my 3.0i.
850CCA/1000CA, 140RC, 3 year replacement warranty. I previously ran the same battery for 4 years with no...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-18-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,321
Posted By xnsf
Rear footwell lights come with the autodimming...

Rear footwell lights come with the autodimming mirrors option on top of premium package. It also includes individual rear reading lights (on prefacelift), mirror puddle lights, and illuminated...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-18-2011, 02:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,148
Posted By xnsf
Take a look at this thread:...

Take a look at this thread: http://www.xoutpost.com/off-topic/lounge/58714-dead-radio-pixel-fix-attempt.html

I have successfully fixed three MID with dead pixels just by using nail polish remover...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-11-2011, 12:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,904
Posted By xnsf
I'm surprised your 2000 X5 is prewired for the...

I'm surprised your 2000 X5 is prewired for the motors. The power reclining rear seats weren't available until the 2002 model year (in the US at least). X5s lost height adjustable rear seat belts that...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-27-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 46,021
Posted By xnsf
Are the rear footwell light lenses the same as...

Are the rear footwell light lenses the same as the front footwell light lenses? I can't find a part number on RealOEM. I would assume it's part 9? http://www.realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/a/p/220.png
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-26-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,587
Posted By xnsf
I'm driving an '02 3.0i. All I can say it was...

I'm driving an '02 3.0i. All I can say it was VERY stressful! I was purposely trying to squeeze every mile of the tank; 27 MPG :wow:. Going south in the middle of the night helps because all the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-25-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,587
Posted By xnsf
On a 425 mile trip from San Francisco to Los...

On a 425 mile trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles area via HWY 5 @65 MPH, I got an indicated range of 585 AFTER having driven 100 miles. I know how the range meter fluctuates, but made the trip...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-23-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,544
Posted By xnsf
I bought specific 12v LEDs which came prewired....

I bought specific 12v LEDs which came prewired. No need for resistors. The last pic shows the door pocket light, which I added a "diffuser" made out of tape (same used in pic 2) and wrapped...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-22-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,544
Posted By xnsf
They are orange. Don't buy Red, Red/Orange,...

They are orange. Don't buy Red, Red/Orange, Amber, Orange/Amber, I've tried those and those don't match, just buy orange :thumbup:

I should stick some in my popped off clips! :rofl:

Thanks! I...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-22-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,544
Posted By xnsf
Update and Night Shots of the Ambient Lighting

Hi everyone!

It's been 8+ years on the X5, 128,000 miles, + 5 years on this forum!!! (I lurked for a bit lol), and everything is still working great. A regular oil change every 5000 miles has this...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-21-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,715
Posted By xnsf
The three wires don't have anything to do with...

The three wires don't have anything to do with the LED for the door handles. One set plugs into window/mirror switch, one operates the puddle light (plug clipped to door), and I believe the other set...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-10-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,611
Posted By xnsf
These are the ones I bought: WLED-x6 (194 type)...

These are the ones I bought: WLED-x6 (194 type) Wedge Base bulbs Specifications (http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-bin/store/index.cgi?action=DispPage&Page2Disp=/specs/WLED-x6.htm)
just regular ol'...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-10-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,611
Posted By xnsf
My prefacelift didn't need resistors. I recently...

My prefacelift didn't need resistors. I recently changed out the OEM ones for LED (non-high powered) with no trouble. I don't see why facelift models would be any different.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-10-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,786
Posted By xnsf
1 click clockwise then it pops counterclockwise...

1 click clockwise then it pops counterclockwise into default position
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-03-2011, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,143
Posted By xnsf
The fit between the bezel and dash is tight, but...

The fit between the bezel and dash is tight, but the module shouldn't be too nudged in to take out. It just sits in the dash with weak clips that hold it. By prying between the plastic bezel and...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-14-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,114
Posted By xnsf
Sorry to hear :( If your interior door...

Sorry to hear :(

If your interior door handles are in good condition, I call dibs
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-05-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,184
Posted By xnsf
The sensor is mounted on the windshield. A...

The sensor is mounted on the windshield. A two-piece shell covers the sensor and the arm of the rear view mirror. You can snap off the covers easily to check. hold both sides, and pull them apart by...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-04-2010, 04:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,586
Posted By xnsf
it's part of auto dimming mirrors option on top...

it's part of auto dimming mirrors option on top of premium. also comes with lit door handles and individual reading lights for rear. I wired two extra under front seats
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