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  1. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys, New here, Be gentle! I purchased an X6 around a year ago and it has been fantastic for over a year, No problems what so ever, Then full disclosure my brother in law tried to jump start his car from it and used the charging point under the hood/bonnet!!!! I think it may have fried a...
  2. BMW Guides and How To's
    2nd part of original thread as only 10 pics allowed per discussion
  3. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi all I’ve got a 2012 X6 3.0 40d and the cooling fan has been rubbing on something and has disintegrated. I’m after a fan blade only as my motor is actually ok but would be happy to buy the whole thing. Anyone got one off a breaker? Bmw part no 17428618241
  4. Auto Electrical Forum
    My car was smashed into the other night through the drivers side window It seems that the attempt has shut down the whole central locking system and the car won’t start or doors open Anyone had this happen to them before? I’m now looking at having the whole system reset
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I've recently taken delivery of an F16 X6 M50d and have been trying to work out how to get SMS / text messages to come up on my iDrive. What I've managed to establish so far: The NBT Evo head units have EBT enabled by default so they don't show up as a separate option when I look at VIN...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi everybody, For 3 years now, my X6M 2011 (555hp), have many motors defaults, more precisely “power loss” which are very common. I live in France, in Le Mans, and I’m French. So, I went to BMW of Le Mans for many times. They changed many mechanical parts without find the breakdowns...
  7. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I recently took delivery of a 2017 X6 M50d and wondered whether it was possible to retrofit the wireless charger cradle that goes into the centre console ? I've looked on the BMW parts site (part no. 84102449887) and the one advertised there says it isn't compatible with my car although it...
  8. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Finally I made it here, very slow site, could make a cup of tea while each page loads. Anyway I have been dump on by my son who’s walked away and left me with this car and loads of faults. Car has been looked after, abused would be the right word. I took it to my mechanic who reluctantly agreed...
  9. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello everyone A friend of mine got an X6 E71 BMW X6 50iX with a very weird problem I tested the car and hear is how it goes It starts normal and idle very well no rattling or jerking, it drives well and shift smooth like it should, up till I get to about 100 M/h and RPM about 4400 then I just...
  10. Technical Guides for the BMW X Series
    Steering play problem, how to fix, can everyone help me Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello all New to this site having moved back to BMW after a short foray into other marques. I have just picked up a 3.0 X6 and my first task, well after fitting tracker and all those other minor enhancements was to try and replace the Black Dakota leather interior. I secured a full interior in...
  12. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all, I have a number plate X6 WAG for sale. Please contact me via email if interested. Thanks, Mark
  13. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, not sure if i'm asking in the right place, or if its a stupid question, but can I replace my old 2011 model steering wheel with a new 2016 model steering wheel? Any advice would be massively appreciated.
  14. Introductions
    Hi All, Great to meet you all , just purchased the third consecutive BMW, meet "Doreen" the 17 X6 40d M Sport. Huge power boost from my previous car (15 F48 X1 18d sdrive). She's wearing the M Sport Plus Package and a additional extras :) Alpine White..... but not for long!
  15. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all, new to this forum - just brought myself a BMW X6 40D M Sport - F16 in Space Grey - I curious in looking into the Performance Kit for this... For example... - Performance Retrofit Brake Kit - Rear lip spoiler Was hoping for some thoughts on this... And if I was to go ahead with this can...
  16. Introductions
    HiI changed from my Audi A6 to a BMW x6 the reason was because audi have gone to expensive and i lost £12,000 in 18 months so i saw this x6 which was stunning 40,000mls absolutely immaculate,I couldnt believe it was 2010 so i bought it i've gone back 3 years but happy after 2 weeks.
  17. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I am new to the forum. I have just purchased a X6 on a 66 plate. It has a factory fitted towbar but in the 13 pin socket three of the pions are not wired. Has anyone had this and how did they get the pins wired? I have been in contact with the BMW garage we bought the car from but they are...
  18. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi. I have only last week upgraded my 2004 x5 30.d to a 2013 x6 3.0d straight away I've noticed that the mpg on the x6 is shocking compared to my old x5. The x6 computer is saying I'm doing 23.1 mpg however it doesn't seem like it's even doing that well. I filled the tank to the brim and only...
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