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      07-27-2011, 04:09 PM   #1
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Help.. What is the difference ?

Hello, i have f10 550Xi with M package and i`v noticed that (i do not know the right word in english) well, i have pics:





And on my car one.. umm.. grill is open and other is closed :



So what is the difference and why ? ..
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      07-27-2011, 05:00 PM   #2
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Well the car in the top pic does not have any silver cooling radiators behind the grilles but the white one has 3. I can't tell exactly from the pic of your car whether there are any radiators behind the grilles or not. It would have to do with individual specification.
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      07-28-2011, 12:24 AM   #3
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If u have hot climate version then both grills will be open as additional cooling is required (extra radiator & oil cooler). For normal version at least 1 grill should be open for 535/550 (oil cooler only).
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      07-28-2011, 03:20 PM   #4
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Oh, now i know it, thanks a lot )
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      07-29-2011, 02:41 PM   #5
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Quote:
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So what is the difference and why ? ..
fwiw, my 2011 x5d w/sport pak is the same way - one open, one closed.
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