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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,565
Posted By new2u
I'll check tire pressure and try using Chevron 94...

I'll check tire pressure and try using Chevron 94 and see if it helps.

Thanks all for your replies.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,166
Posted By new2u
Where did you find the video?

Where did you find the video?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,166
Posted By new2u
I think I have the very similar problem as the...

I think I have the very similar problem as the OP. It just happened yesterday as I was dropping the car at BMW dealership to get engine oil replaced.

Does anyone know if this problem will be...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-18-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,565
Posted By new2u
MPG dropped.

Well, I used to get close to 500 km on a full tank before the yellow fuel tank empty lights came on.

But now, the empty light comes on at around 400 km.
(It's been about 2 months since the mpg...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-28-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By new2u
Automatic gear slip?

Hello,

I've been noticing this weird problem for few weeks now.
There seems to be a delay in response when I put the shift in "D" whenever I drive out of my driveway with incline in reverse....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 703
Posted By new2u
Please delete this posting.

Please delete this posting.

Euro xenon question has been answered. :)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,003
Posted By new2u
I finally finished the replacement of the window...

I finally finished the replacement of the window switch bezel today.
I forgot to take shots as I was doing DIY, so I have only after shots of the DIY. :(

Anyways, just look at this as a reference...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,099
Posted By new2u
Tischer BMW. They are very popular on many BMW...

Tischer BMW.
They are very popular on many BMW forums. :)
Their website address is http://www.getbmwparts.com
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,108
Posted By new2u
Uhm... X5?? You posted on X3 forum. :confused: ...

Uhm... X5??
You posted on X3 forum. :confused:

And IMO shoulder check is the sure way to check the blind spot.
You never know when those electric gizmos would go crazy. :rofl:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,420
Posted By new2u
If your car is 2006, no separate TPMS purchase...

If your car is 2006, no separate TPMS purchase would be needed as it uses ABS sensors instead like AzNMpower32 mentioned.
19" wheels would be the max I would be willing to go. And please make sure...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,294
Posted By new2u
I would have used the vin # on my car, not on the...

I would have used the vin # on my car, not on the manual. :p
Well, good thing everyone's happy now.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,420
Posted By new2u
I would definitely stay away from 20" wheels if...

I would definitely stay away from 20" wheels if it were my X3.
I couldn't stand the road condition of I5 even with my 17" wheels when I was visiting Seattle. :p
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,294
Posted By new2u
You could look for a list of standard features...

You could look for a list of standard features for 2005 X3 3.0i that were sold in USA and see if you are missing any of mentioned features.
If you are missing more than one standard features for...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,003
Posted By new2u
Thanks! :)

Thanks! :)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By new2u
Something like this? Check out this site. :)...

Something like this?

Check out this site. :)
http://www.hartge.de/e/offroad_galerie_4819.html
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,003
Posted By new2u
Hey, did you replace your trim yet? Did the...

Hey, did you replace your trim yet?
Did the windows switch bezel just pop out or did you need to take the door trim out?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2010, 12:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,446
Posted By new2u
Did your service advisor confirmed the problem...

Did your service advisor confirmed the problem with you in person?
If you guys just talked, you should really show him what's happening before your warranty expires.
Bring two master keys to the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2010, 12:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,220
Posted By new2u
I think you should be ok. Some lights stay on...

I think you should be ok.
Some lights stay on before actually starting engine.
No need to worry as long as they are off while you are driving.

And since you just got a car, read the manual...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2010, 12:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By new2u
Ah, Thanks for answering a stupid question. :)

Ah, Thanks for answering a stupid question. :)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By new2u
Airbag question

I just watched Die Hard 4 (ya, I'm late :p) and saw an interesting footage.

Should X3's front airbags also deploy when the front of the car is hit hard while parked? (engine off)
Or was it just a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,459
Posted By new2u
OP is driving 2004 though. Not LCI(2007-2010)...

OP is driving 2004 though. Not LCI(2007-2010) models with 6 spd auto. :dunno:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By new2u
By the time your lease ends, there will be lots...

By the time your lease ends, there will be lots of other choices.
Why worry so much now when there' still like 2 years to go? :p

The next generation 3 series will be out by then, and X1 and X3...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,322
Posted By new2u
About $1.27/litre or $4.81/gallon here in...

About $1.27/litre or $4.81/gallon here in Vancouver, Canada for 91 octane. :(
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,923
Posted By new2u
I found following matches from Tire Rack: ...

I found following matches from Tire Rack:

235/45R19(Front)
Pirelli Scorpion Zero Asimmetrico (Street/Sport Truck All-Season)

255/40R19(Rear)
Bridgestone Potenza RE960AS Pole Position (Ultra...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-15-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,283
Posted By new2u
NP. :) I'm not a paint expert, but based on...

NP. :)

I'm not a paint expert, but based on my research and experience, most bodyshops actually mix the painting components based on the current scan result of the actual paint surface of your...
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