XBimmers.com | BMW X6 Forum X5 Forum
 
TireRack





Go Back   XBimmers.com | BMW X6 Forum X5 Forum > BMW X5 Forums > General BMW X5 (E70) and X5M Forum (2006-2013)

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-10-2012, 10:15 PM   #1
zibawal
Major
United_States
11
Rep
1,063
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 X5D
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: SFO BAY AREA

iTrader: (0)

Re X5D recall

Did any one get any letter?
Appreciate 0
      12-10-2012, 10:29 PM   #2
apusillo
New Member
0
Rep
25
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 Bmw X5 3.5d
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Aberdeen, NJ

iTrader: (0)

I did not. However I called my dealer and they had the replacement parts in stock. I had them do the recall last weekend.
Appreciate 0
      12-12-2012, 03:08 PM   #3
kungpao
New Member
kungpao's Avatar
0
Rep
11
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 Alpine White X5 35d
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Pennsyltucky

iTrader: (0)

No letter for me yet.
__________________
-kp!
2009 X5 35D
Appreciate 0
      12-12-2012, 05:08 PM   #4
journeyguy
Second Lieutenant
3
Rep
243
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW 535i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Columbus

iTrader: (0)

not yet...the recall bulletin said in January.
__________________
2012 X5 35D.
2013 M5 ~MCB / Silversone II full~Exec Pkg~20' wheels~B&O~Xpel Ultimate PPF. - Sold !
Appreciate 0
      12-13-2012, 03:45 AM   #5
ndabunka
Private First Class
1
Rep
117
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 X5 35d Sport Black/Black
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Charlotte, NC

iTrader: (0)

did not get letter but took it to the dealer and they did the work while I waited. I did call and set up a appointment before the service but it did still take a while for them to complete the service (9:30 until 1:45) so make certain you set aside enough time.
Appreciate 0
      12-13-2012, 06:36 AM   #6
naheeda
Registered
0
Rep
4
Posts

 
Drives: BMW X5M 2012
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Tanzania

iTrader: (0)

does anyone know if the X5M had specific issues?
Appreciate 0
      12-13-2012, 05:16 PM   #7
Sylvan Lake V35
Vanilla Gorrilla
Sylvan Lake V35's Avatar
Canada
5
Rep
595
Posts

 
Drives: X5M & X5 35d
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Alberta

iTrader: (0)

No letter but I had other "issues" and when it was in they said it needed the recall done.
__________________
X5M, Eisenmann exhaust, 22" HRE wheels, catless down pipes, Stage II tune/X5 Diesel, Lowered & Tuned
Appreciate 0
      12-13-2012, 06:16 PM   #8
Marwan1
New Member
United_States
0
Rep
19
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 X5 35d
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Little Rock

iTrader: (0)

No letter but took car to dealer anyway and it's now fixed.
Appreciate 0
      12-14-2012, 08:22 AM   #9
Advocate
New Member
0
Rep
11
Posts

 
Drives: X5 & 535i
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Albany NY

iTrader: (0)

I had work done yesterday. Did not take 4 hours as some have posted. Took about 1.5 hours. Deflection pulley mounting bolt replaced (screw with collar and hex bolt).
Appreciate 0
      01-19-2013, 01:52 PM   #10
hifiguy
Mthusiast
United_States
2
Rep
70
Posts

 
Drives: e46 m3
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: L.A.

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 X5 35d  [0.00]
2004 E46 M3  [0.00]
anyone in socal get the recall letter?

i'm tempted to just make an appointment since a few other things also need attention.
__________________

clear bra, ceramic tint 60F/50R, bel rx65, pss9, dixis, le-37, wheel stud conversion, yellow belts
Appreciate 0
      01-19-2013, 02:19 PM   #11
zibawal
Major
United_States
11
Rep
1,063
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 X5D
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: SFO BAY AREA

iTrader: (0)

I am in NorCal , did get recall letter but dealership was able to take car I. For recall upgrade without notice letter
Appreciate 0
      01-21-2013, 07:18 PM   #12
BMWX54SFV
Private
0
Rep
59
Posts

 
Drives: X5 Black on Black
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Florida

iTrader: (0)

Got my letter last week.
Appreciate 0
      01-23-2013, 09:40 PM   #13
delaware335xi
New Member
0
Rep
8
Posts

 
Drives: 335xi Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Delaware

iTrader: (0)

Seems they phased it? Truck goes in tomorrow for the fix (2011 X5D).
Appreciate 0
      01-23-2013, 11:16 PM   #14
hifiguy
Mthusiast
United_States
2
Rep
70
Posts

 
Drives: e46 m3
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: L.A.

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 X5 35d  [0.00]
2004 E46 M3  [0.00]
Finally got the letter, thanks for the feedback everyone!
__________________

clear bra, ceramic tint 60F/50R, bel rx65, pss9, dixis, le-37, wheel stud conversion, yellow belts
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:14 PM.




xbimmers
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST