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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-29-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By csmcphail
Had similar creaking. Dealer fixed under warranty..

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=692985&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-20-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 723
Posted By csmcphail
See this thread: X3 35i (N55) Low Speed Hesitation Revised and Final Fix

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=685270&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-21-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 973
Posted By csmcphail
My wife and I parked our 2011 X3 35i by itself in...

My wife and I parked our 2011 X3 35i by itself in back of COSTCO while visiting Metuchen, NJ. As we started walking towards the store, I noticed a new, white X5 darted into the open spot on the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-07-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,085
Posted By csmcphail
And had this door issue as well...

See 05-18-2013, 06:42 PM reply in linked thread:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=696823&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-07-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,085
Posted By csmcphail
I had an issue. See link.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=692985&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-28-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By csmcphail
auto dim

They auto dim. My understanding is they use the same sensor as the one in the rear-view mirror inside the cabin.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By csmcphail
mn328 how did this work out?

mn328 how did this work out?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-18-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By csmcphail
Likewise...I heard it is the fuel pump prepping...

Likewise...I heard it is the fuel pump prepping our chariots of Armageddon for yet another exciting adventure in motoring!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-18-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,607
Posted By csmcphail
Driver's side passenger door squeak...fixed

Driver side passenger door squeaked on my 2011 x3 35i at around 12K miles. Took to dealer. They adjusted door latch mechanism to tighten gap. Squeak gone.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By csmcphail
Any luck resolving this?

Any luck resolving this?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By csmcphail
See linked thread w/ service bulletin attached.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=685270
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By csmcphail
6 Weeks, still working!

6 Weeks, still working!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-09-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By csmcphail
Arrow You may be in "Traffic Conditions/Gray Map" Mode

I was faced with similar situation. I fixed by going into options, settings and de-selecting Traffic Conditions/Gray Map. Pls read this extract from owners manual:

"Settings for the map view
The...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-02-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By csmcphail
Solved

It was a bad bushing deep inside the back seat mechanism. Whoda thunk?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-29-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By csmcphail
Question Noise from rear (2011 X3 35i, 15K miles)

Metal-to-metal, slightly muffled 'clink' sound. Another interpretation could be an 'oil can' metallic noise. Right rear, best I can tell.
To make sound:

Residential road, abruptly change...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-10-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,148
Posted By csmcphail
Inst Panel Observation

I noticed the fuel efficiency/battery charge arc is reversed compared to my 2011 X3 35i. Mine has the blue battery charge segment on the right.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By csmcphail
Still happy with hesitation fix

Approaching two weeks driving since first post and still pleased.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-25-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,465
Posted By csmcphail
Mojave

That's my exact interior. Looks very nice.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-25-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,585
Posted By csmcphail
Nav Issue

Hi Kamigawa120...suggest you post new thread for the map issue so it'll catch more attention in the master topics list. Also, I presume you're not talking about just a map update, right? Do you...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-25-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By csmcphail
Exclamation X3 35i (N55) Low Speed Hesitation Revised and Final Fix

SI B24 02 12 did not work for me. See email below, which resulted in a productive exchange with an excellent Gault BMW customer service rep (Dave Belknapp) and a BMW field engineering rep. The more...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-25-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,585
Posted By csmcphail
Final Fix for acceleration issue

See attached scan of the .pdf
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-23-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By csmcphail
Try this...

In the iDrive MENU, SETTINGS, there's a BRIGHTNESS control. I think it may equally adjust the brightness of both the center console display and the info display on the instrument panel.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By csmcphail
Re: blue screen in dash

Yes, that is the computerized display segment of the instrument panel. You need to adjust the instrument panel brightness using the Instrument Lighting thumbwheel next to the light controls. Dial...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By csmcphail
Try this link: ...

Try this link:

http://www.bmw.com/com/en/owners/navigation/bluetooth/bluetooth_software_update_vin.jsp

One of the fixes is a SW update (MX-1.12.0) that improves the speed and stability of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,585
Posted By csmcphail
It worked indeed. The difference is dramatic. ...

It worked indeed. The difference is dramatic. Feels more like a mechanical linkage. Prior, it was as if at low speeds my foot action would translate to an appeal to the department of engines and...
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