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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-27-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,476
Posted By X3MD80
Yep, it seems that whatever company BMW uses for...

Yep, it seems that whatever company BMW uses for the nav data hasn't done their homework. And $420 for an update is absolutely ridiculous. Mercedes only charges $275 (from a MB owning friend).
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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,476
Posted By X3MD80
Nav system software updates?

I am reposting this thread on this site in the hopes that someone might have some input.


I bought my 2011 X3 in June of this year. Took it into the dealership for one super minor issue which...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 12-23-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,048
Posted By X3MD80
Nav software updates?

I bought my 2011 X3 in June of this year. Took it into the dealership for one super minor issue which they fixed. The other bigger issue is one we've noticed over the last few months during...
Forum: General BMW 12-22-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 29,289
Posted By X3MD80
When I met my husband in 1990, he was driving a...

When I met my husband in 1990, he was driving a 1974 Olds Omega and could barely pay his rent. 21 years later he drives his dream car, a 1968 Mustang Fastback. In 1990 I was driving a 1985 Honda...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-25-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,507
Posted By X3MD80
Finally got a chance to really look at all my mud...

Finally got a chance to really look at all my mud flaps up close and personal. It appears that there is a tiny gap in the front left only. The other three are right on the money. I didn't notice...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-24-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,507
Posted By X3MD80
Haven't noticed a gap but will try to get out to...

Haven't noticed a gap but will try to get out to the car later today and look at them.

And to the other poster, I don't expect that they will deflect ALL mud/grit/grime etc....I think they will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-22-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,426
Posted By X3MD80
And here's a few more including two of the...

And here's a few more including two of the interior:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-22-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,507
Posted By X3MD80
Here's a couple of pics of front and rear mud...

Here's a couple of pics of front and rear mud flaps. I had them installed at the dealership and I'm glad I did. They're low profile but I think they look nice and will protect the car from road...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-22-2011, 10:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,426
Posted By X3MD80
Been wanting to post these for weeks but just got...

Been wanting to post these for weeks but just got around to taking pics the other day! :)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-20-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 849
Posted By X3MD80
I ordered them for my X3 and I think they look...

I ordered them for my X3 and I think they look great. They are a low profile but fit snugly so they look like they came that way from the factory. (My dealer installed mine.) I wanted them for...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-19-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 101,502
Posted By X3MD80
Cool! I'll try again with clean, dry and cool...

Cool! I'll try again with clean, dry and cool wheels! :)
Forum: The Detail Department 07-18-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 101,502
Posted By X3MD80
Yep, that's exactly what I bought. The wheels...

Yep, that's exactly what I bought. The wheels were dry but they were probably also hot. I had run a bunch of errands and parked the car outside the garage, applied the Armor All WP and then pulled...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-17-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 101,502
Posted By X3MD80
Ok, what am I missing here? Yesterday I washed...

Ok, what am I missing here? Yesterday I washed the car, ran some errands (including picking up some Armor All Wheel Protectant), went home, cleaned any new brake dust off the wheels and then sprayed...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-07-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By X3MD80
Hi Jon, what exactly is this event? I'm up in...

Hi Jon, what exactly is this event? I'm up in SJC and this sounds like a great excuse for a road trip with the hubby in my new X3! I was thinking Tahoe or SLO but heck, why not go to SBA?

And...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-07-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 947
Posted By X3MD80
I never installed the front license plate holder...

I never installed the front license plate holder on my Z3 that I had for 10 years. And when I picked up my X3 two weeks ago, the dealer handed me the plate holder for the car and said they'd install...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-28-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,254
Posted By X3MD80
I see clearly that I am turning out just like my...

I see clearly that I am turning out just like my dad when he bought his last new car!

Can't drive it during the day....the bright sunshine will fade the paint. Can't drive it at night.....it's...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-27-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,254
Posted By X3MD80
One of the things I liked about the WT mats is...

One of the things I liked about the WT mats is that the mat for the rear seats has the rubber going over the hump in the back seat. BMW mats do not. Just my personal preference, I'm sure the BMW...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-26-2011, 10:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,254
Posted By X3MD80
I'm in love!

Picked up my red X3 28i on Friday afternoon and my love affair with my 2001 Z3 is officially over. I've waited over two months for the car and I'm so stoked I can't believe it.

I was only able to...
Forum: General BMW 06-24-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,746
Posted By X3MD80
Am only now selling my '01 Z3. Bought it new and...

Am only now selling my '01 Z3. Bought it new and it has just 70k miles on it. Bought an X3 that I'm picking up in 2 hours from right now and planning to keep it for at least 10 years as well. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-23-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,638
Posted By X3MD80
I couldn't find any checklists either and I've...

I couldn't find any checklists either and I've looked all over the forum. I'm picking up my car tomorrow and would love some gouge on what to look out for!

Thanks everybody!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-21-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,654
Posted By X3MD80
Saw the Carbon Black on an X5 at my local...

Saw the Carbon Black on an X5 at my local dealership. It is really nice but since it's so dark, it'll be hard to keep clean just like Sapphire Black. I've had a Z3 in SBM for 10 years and I'll...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,341
Posted By X3MD80
Yep, did my own google search. I'd be surprised...

Yep, did my own google search. I'd be surprised if Brown doesn't extend the hike but we'll see. The 1% diff would be about $470 for me which would be nice but I'm not holding my breath. Would...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,341
Posted By X3MD80
Which county's sales tax is going down? Somehow...

Which county's sales tax is going down? Somehow I missed that newsflash!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,341
Posted By X3MD80
Thanks for the info! I've been discourage since...

Thanks for the info! I've been discourage since Saturday. My car is still sitting in SC "awaiting transport to point of exit." Every day the same message.

Yes, I'm being impatient! I'll go...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-07-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,341
Posted By X3MD80
Hi gang! I ordered my car in April with a CA in...

Hi gang! I ordered my car in April with a CA in NOCAL. He told me I'd have a June production date since May's dates were all taken. Been watching the website anxiously and saw last week that my...
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