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Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 03-14-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 374
Posted By lovemygsp
BMW to make 'significant' announcement at Greer plant

Surprised this hasn't been posted yet....

http://www.greenvilleonline.com/article/20140313/BUSINESS/303130071/BMW-make-significant-announcement-Greer-plant

Anyone have any insight?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-26-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By lovemygsp
E84 wastegate rattle

So we bought our 8 speed rwd x1 about a year ago. From the very beginning I said the engine sounded off. Others commented too. it makes a really weird rattle noise. Took it in about 6 months ago and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-03-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By lovemygsp
Weird. My 30lb dog can usually sit in it fine. It...

Weird. My 30lb dog can usually sit in it fine. It depends where she is at though, if shes on the edge it will chime, if shes curled up in a ball with weight evenly distributed, nothing. Sounds like...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-03-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By lovemygsp
Snort. Funny funny. We just need more room for...

Snort. Funny funny. We just need more room for luggage although the puppy seems to have reached her adult size and is smaller than we though so we can get a smaller crate. Woo.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-18-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By lovemygsp
Roof boxes?

Anyone have a roof box for their X1? We just adopted another dog who gets terribly car sick and has to ride in a crate. It means hardly room for luggage so we were considering a roof box. Bonus...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-16-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,690
Posted By lovemygsp
They pulled the same stunt on the 2013 model. :(...

They pulled the same stunt on the 2013 model. :( You'd think they'd have their ducks in a row by now.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-16-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,295
Posted By lovemygsp
Thanks for sharing! I so hope this is where my...

Thanks for sharing! I so hope this is where my squeak is coming from, it's driving me crazy. I've been hitting various pieces hoping it will stop. Seemes worse around 40mph too.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-04-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,403
Posted By lovemygsp
Right well I tend to take the opinion of someone...

Right well I tend to take the opinion of someone who doesn't even own the car with a grain of salt.

All cars with this same engine are experiencing the same thing. BMW was forced to downgrade...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-04-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,403
Posted By lovemygsp
I think the ratings are crap. Its my big...

I think the ratings are crap. Its my big complaint about my car. I've got 8k on it and I have never achieved the 34mpg. I got 32.something once on all highway driving with ecopro on. In what I would...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-04-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By lovemygsp
BMW does sell one but its also in the 350 range....

BMW does sell one but its also in the 350 range. If you can sew or know someone who can have them draft something up out of an old quilt and some waterproof backing.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-17-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,621
Posted By lovemygsp
Well. I've got 4500 on mine and I still seem to...

Well. I've got 4500 on mine and I still seem to be only getting about 26 on what I'd consider 50/50 if not 75/25 mostly highway. Sigh. I also noticed my car seems to have a bit of black smoke coming...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-17-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 711
Posted By lovemygsp
I've noticed this too. I don't know if its a...

I've noticed this too. I don't know if its a battery kicking in or what. I also noticed that once its parked after a few minutes you hear a clunk and the noise turns off. I'd love to know what it is?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-17-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,356
Posted By lovemygsp
First aid kit and safety triangle are only on...

First aid kit and safety triangle are only on European cars.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 11-28-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,486
Posted By lovemygsp
FYI: the blue ridge parkway is usually closed in...

FYI: the blue ridge parkway is usually closed in the winter. You can take it through asheville for about ~20 miles but anywhere north or south is closed. Its probably not worth the long drive JUST to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-27-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By lovemygsp
OH! that airbag thing! I thought you were...

OH! that airbag thing! I thought you were referring to the light that is either on or off based on if there is a passenger. Our dealer took the tag off for us before we bought it. I'd just pull it...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-27-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By lovemygsp
Thats my input, hopefully others can help more...

Thats my input, hopefully others can help more but your license plate comment made me laugh.
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains Regions 11-27-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,932
Posted By lovemygsp
Closest Dealer to Jackson Hole

Not sure if anyone is on this particular thread but.... I'm toying with the idea of spending a summer in Jackson Hole and was wondering who is the closest recommended dealer for service?

Thanks...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-24-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,901
Posted By lovemygsp
Pretty much what edx1 said. We have been loyal...

Pretty much what edx1 said. We have been loyal BMW owners since we could drive. We had an older e46 that was 12 years old and we were outgrowing it. We started by looking at small suvs like nissan,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-15-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,751
Posted By lovemygsp
I should have quoted... I was mainly referring to...

I should have quoted... I was mainly referring to the person who said they are getting the "not compatible cable" warning flash.

When did you get your car? We ordered ours in Aug. and got it in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-15-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,577
Posted By lovemygsp
RE: things missing. I'll also let you know that...

RE: things missing. I'll also let you know that there has been a fiasco of those who ordered the M line not getting paddle shifters. If you order an m line car, TRIPLE check that your dealer...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-15-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,751
Posted By lovemygsp
The IPhone/pod Y cord sent with the X1's is the...

The IPhone/pod Y cord sent with the X1's is the WRONG CORD! You must go back to your dealer and ask for the right one. My dealer put in a complaint with BMW for sending out the wrong ones. Unless we...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-30-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,923
Posted By lovemygsp
Oh please don't give him any more ideas..... -the...

Oh please don't give him any more ideas..... -the wife. :rofl:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-30-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 791
Posted By lovemygsp
Update: we took it in and they claimed it was the...

Update: we took it in and they claimed it was the hatch latch. They replaced it and its still making the noise. Now I have to take it back again... a 50min drive away. :mad::mad:

Bumping to see if...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-29-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By lovemygsp
We took delivery on 10/23 and drove a stripped...

We took delivery on 10/23 and drove a stripped down white X1 that had about ~400 miles on it. Looks like we prob drove the same one as mabrahams. It was the first our instructor had worked with and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-26-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 791
Posted By lovemygsp
Clicking noise from rear

Hi all,
We seem to be having a clicking (its not really clicking but I don't know how to describe it) noise coming from the rear of our car. Its more noticeable on turns and almost seems to be...
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