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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-29-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 839
Posted By lbjgh
iPhone 6 isn't supported yet

iPhone 6 isn't supported yet
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By lbjgh
I used this stuff on the first weekend. ...

I used this stuff on the first weekend.

http://www.lazaino.com/images/Z2+Z3.jpg
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,125
Posted By lbjgh
I call BS on that statement. You may damage a...

I call BS on that statement. You may damage a rim if the tire goes flat but the non-run flat tire will weigh less which means less unsprung weight which in turn means better handling.

quote from...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By lbjgh
I found the feature useful until my 1-year...

I found the feature useful until my 1-year subscription ran out... nice while it lasted. But not worth the price of admission.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 839
Posted By lbjgh
I have Bluetooth implementation issues with my...

I have Bluetooth implementation issues with my 2013 and Samsung S5 too.

Good luck... I kinda wish I stuck with my BB10 which worked perfectly. :o
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-24-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By lbjgh
Nop. The 2011 and 2012 exhibited the problem but...

Nop. The 2011 and 2012 exhibited the problem but it was fixed in MY2013.

You may want to reset the adaptive transmission and see if that solves the issue.

To do this just have to:

1. Press...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-18-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,387
Posted By lbjgh
It's simple demographics... unfortunately we are...

It's simple demographics... unfortunately we are all getting older and we can afford some frills now. ;)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-18-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,387
Posted By lbjgh
I'd say ditto. BMW's prior to 2013 had a...

I'd say ditto.

BMW's prior to 2013 had a terrible dead spot in the throttle pedal travel (good at inducing whiplash ;))

BMW's nav sucks. I use my smartphone as well.

Reliability has been...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-09-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By lbjgh
I don't know if the car is new to you or not but...

I don't know if the car is new to you or not but there is a small temperature dial on the upper vents that can be adjust hot/cold. Just dial it down to cold if it ain't there already.

If it is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-08-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 482
Posted By lbjgh
... ya are still hauling a couple of tonnes...

... ya are still hauling a couple of tonnes around. Did you try the different driving modes?

I believe the diesel has the same torque as the 35i.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-30-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,467
Posted By lbjgh
I believe it's L/100km

I believe it's L/100km
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-21-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,204
Posted By lbjgh
I hear ya... I use my x3 as a suv too... ...

I hear ya... I use my x3 as a suv too...

... but the 8spd auto box is a great transmission with more ratios and quicker shifting than a manual transmission. I do understand the driving feel with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-21-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,642
Posted By lbjgh
I often use my Samsung S5 & Google maps rather...

I often use my Samsung S5 & Google maps rather than the car's Nav.

Only problem is the Samsung bluetooth doesn't work with BMW so now I can't use the office feature which did work on my previous...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-20-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,204
Posted By lbjgh
My x3 without leather cost 65K+ I bet a...

My x3 without leather cost 65K+

I bet a version of the 3.0 V6 TDi will find its way into the Macan in the next year or two.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-19-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,204
Posted By lbjgh
Very interesting write-up. I think the...

Very interesting write-up.

I think the Macan takes over where the X3 leaves off... ya actually get luxury with your performance.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-08-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,467
Posted By lbjgh
I actually use eco pro almost as much as sport...

I actually use eco pro almost as much as sport mode on my 35i.

I prefer how the transmission upshifts sooner in eco pro mode. The 35i has enough torque way down low to pull regardless of which...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-07-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,346
Posted By lbjgh
yep. only a 6.5/10 in my opinion.

yep. only a 6.5/10 in my opinion.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 995
Posted By lbjgh
my "3m" material is 2 years old... didn't know I...

my "3m" material is 2 years old... didn't know I had to spec anything other than the brand and product name.:confused:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 995
Posted By lbjgh
3m clear bra according to my purchase/sale...

3m clear bra according to my purchase/sale agreement.

I contacted 3m enquiring how I could verify it was their product but didn't get a reply from them.

I had no yellowing from clear bra...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 995
Posted By lbjgh
My car is dirty at the moment but you can see the...

My car is dirty at the moment but you can see the discolouration with the AW
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 995
Posted By lbjgh
I had clear bra applied by the dealer on my AW X3...

I had clear bra applied by the dealer on my AW X3 when I took deliver a couple of years ago.

When I wash the car I can notice a slight 'yellowish' tinge from the clear bra which wasn't evident on...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-20-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By lbjgh
I don't think there are many options for...

I don't think there are many options for aftermarket exhaust... are there?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-16-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 837
Posted By lbjgh
Curtains make it look like a hearse. :o

Curtains make it look like a hearse. :o
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-30-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,239
Posted By lbjgh
Don't get me wrong... I love driving this car but...

Don't get me wrong... I love driving this car but ya get twice the service for 1/2 priced cars elsewhere with similar/better quality.

No real mechanical faults otherwise... rattling moon roof in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-30-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,239
Posted By lbjgh
... I pissed with BMW. My A/C is broken and after...

... I pissed with BMW. My A/C is broken and after two weeks waiting for an appointment Maranello BMW bumped my appointment only after trying to up-sale a fuel injector flush and alignment. They...
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