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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By sudermatt
Thank you for the kind responses...

Thank you for the kind responses...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By sudermatt
My car is a 2013 with 15k miles

My car is a 2013 with 15k miles
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-04-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By sudermatt
First time stretching my legs today (video and pix)

So it was a nice day and I decided to take the long way home today, thru Buena Vista, Decker Canyon. Stopped along the way for a photo shoot. Also took some video thru Decker. My apologies as the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-04-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By sudermatt
Updated the original...NOT related to bumps at...

Updated the original...NOT related to bumps at ALL!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-04-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 166
Posted By sudermatt
Surf was huge

Really nice picture taking if you're on the west cost
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-04-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By sudermatt
Knock in Right center of dash when hot - and cooling

I just purchased a used 2013 X1 S28 w/15k miles. it's a beautiful car and looks brand new. However, I've noticed a knock-ish noise in the dash area when I go over a bump when it's hot. I've read...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-02-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By sudermatt
I'm very worried now about the roof and the...

I'm very worried now about the roof and the wheels...but that's just my worried buyer's remorse. God willing, it will all work out.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-01-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By sudermatt
Everybody's favorite "isn't this a mean looking...

Everybody's favorite "isn't this a mean looking car" view
http://fotoactiv.smugmug.com/photos/i-jdp2rF4/0/M/i-jdp2rF4-M.jpg
18 inchers on display...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-01-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By sudermatt
Just picked up a 2013 S28

I researched cars for 2 months before deciding on the X1. For the money, it really is difficult to beat it. I can't believe how quick this thing is, with this good of gas mileage. It really was the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 31,898
Posted By sudermatt
That is a facinating read. Should be required...

That is a facinating read. Should be required reading for all Code Readers.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
Well I picked up the car today..runs great. ...

Well I picked up the car today..runs great.

The CCV replacement helped (the car started to run better) but didn't solve the problem (it would still die if you tried to drive it).
My tech...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
12/30 - Latest Update from tech So my Indie...

12/30 - Latest Update from tech

So my Indie called me this morning...says he's getting a lean mixture code. He noticed some of the the hoses around the CCV are deteriorated....He's suspicious...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
JUST HEARD BACK FROM THE TECH! The tech said...

JUST HEARD BACK FROM THE TECH!

The tech said he put in a new Throttle body and it didn't help...much....It allowed him to get the car running for a bit to get it into his shop.
He said the VANOS...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2011, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 293
Posted By sudermatt
Can you use different software with OBD sensors?

I bought a cheap OBD reader on ebbay. I want to find a really good software program that will show what' going on and save the redings over time. I plan on hving a computer hooked up to it full...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By sudermatt
Anybody try this Code REader

I know there are many threads and discussions about code readers. I've read about 20 today. I've heard about the OBDII readers being good but not BMW specific. All the BMW ones I found were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
will do.... this was a very expensive-trip. I...

will do.... this was a very expensive-trip. I just noticed some damage to my front bumper, Undoubtedly caused by the valets at the hotel. At least the Broncos won big.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
The thing ended up dying on the way back from...

The thing ended up dying on the way back from vegas. Sucks, I've only had it a month.

It llost power on the freeway...Ipullled off for gas, it started up and seemed fine for about 10 miles, then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
Thanks...the needful I will do Sent from my...

Thanks...the needful I will do

Sent from my DROID2 using Bimmer
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
Did I mention I was looking for sugggestions on...

Did I mention I was looking for sugggestions on what the problem could be?

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By sudermatt
(12/30 Update) - Rough Idle (dies) after warmup - fixes itself on shutoff

I searched but didn't see anything that matched my experiences.

New To Me (1 month)
2001 525iTouring
90,000 miles
No mods

This car has been running flawlessly for the month I've had it. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-16-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 48,425
Posted By sudermatt
I'll contribute.....love my new 5wag. ...

I'll contribute.....love my new 5wag.

https://public.blu.livefilestore.com/y1pAbbZBy3ktqcJCpSTMBc8HHmCgKwOGeAgBHIWSiN4BVgH9RR6gfS2kyU_XL90XTUydL6s3En8ll_xpJzoCwEXYA/DSC_0049.jpg?psid=1
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By sudermatt
It is almost perfect. The only flaw I can find is...

It is almost perfect. The only flaw I can find is the wood trim in the shifter area is raised up on one side. That, a few missing pixels, and 89,000 miles is about all that separates this baby from...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By sudermatt
The dealership where I bought the car did the...

The dealership where I bought the car did the detail. I'm not sure what they used.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By sudermatt
photoshoot

Well, I finally got the detail completed and got up early this morning for a photoshoot before church. The weather was just OK....I can't wait to get some pix when the sun is shining.

This is my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 252
Posted By sudermatt
Good News from Tireman

When I bought my 525 T, there was a slight vibration at 73 mph. The dealership gave me a DueOrder that they would fix it. I purchased new tires, but I was still feeling the vibration.

I started...
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