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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 666
Posted By raaizin
I use two zip ties to get coils out..see link...

I use two zip ties to get coils out..see link below


http://www.golfmk6.com/forums/showthread.php?t=28303
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By raaizin
OBD scanner

I am looking for a scanner for my wifes 2008 X3. I have a Vag Comm from Ross Tech which I use on my 2007 Audi A6. Is this compatable on the BMW??
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By raaizin
i believe so

i believe so
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By raaizin
That link is for an 2004... here is a diy for the...

That link is for an 2004... here is a diy for the n52

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUTUxa89W68
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 785
Posted By raaizin
Jeff, So sorry i didnt get back to you earlier...

Jeff, So sorry i didnt get back to you earlier but work has been crazy. By the nav unit I see a bundle with 4 plugs. One white and 3 black plugs. Does that mean I am prewired?? I checked realoem...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 785
Posted By raaizin
Any info on part number for radio for a 2008 with...

Any info on part number for radio for a 2008 with nav??
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 539
Posted By raaizin
Please explain, This is my wifes car and pretty...

Please explain, This is my wifes car and pretty sure she never looks at the gauges. I am a little concerned if it fails she will cook the motor since she doesnt look at the gauges...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By raaizin
You probably already have the tool in your house...

You probably already have the tool in your house and its FREEE!!!!. Its called a zip tie and they work great. Follow this thread.


http://www.golfmk6.com/forums/showthread.php?t=28303
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-26-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,902
Posted By raaizin
I have used Bon Ami to clean windshields in the...

I have used Bon Ami to clean windshields in the past


http://www.bonami.com/index.php/products/powder_cleanser/
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By raaizin
As it turns out it only happened once, as my wife...

As it turns out it only happened once, as my wife filled it Wed NOT Thr so all is good so far (fingers crossed).
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By raaizin
We really dont top off the car...thanks for...

We really dont top off the car...thanks for response though
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By raaizin
Cant fuel vehicle, fuel pump shuts off

While filling my wifes 2008 X3, the fuel pump shuts off and it is difficult to fill the tank. Happened at two different stations, is it a car issue or station issue. It appears it might be an issue...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-03-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 453
Posted By raaizin
transfer case question

Is the transfer case in the F25 the same as in the E 83? Have any improvements for durability been made?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-27-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By raaizin
transfer case question

Is the transfer case in the E84 the same as found in the E83. Have any changes been made.

I have an 2008 E83 that failed at 46k miles. And wondering if BMW did anything to correct this issue?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By raaizin
rear brake light replacement

Wifes 2008 X3 passenger rear brake light was out. The one on the body of the car, NOT the one on the tailgateI read the manual and did multiple searches. I even saw a video on the subject. I...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-01-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,887
Posted By raaizin
Thanks for info!

Thanks for info!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By raaizin
thanks for info!!! at 2:10 shows how to remove

thanks for info!!! at 2:10 shows how to remove
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 03-31-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,887
Posted By raaizin
driving with a failed ignition coil N52 engine

Recently I had an ignition coil fail on my wife's 2008 X3, assuming a total failure not intermitent. Is fuel shut off to the cylinder which isnt firing, or is fuel still being dumped into that...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By raaizin
yep thats it, how does that sensor come out of...

yep thats it, how does that sensor come out of valve cover?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By raaizin
Cant post a pic but if you go to pic 8 in this...

Cant post a pic but if you go to pic 8 in this post it is the sensor on the valve cover. It is the sensor at the bottom of the pic
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By raaizin
valve cover question

I have a 2008 X3 and developed a P301, which was a bad coil. By the number one cylinder there is some type of vent which has an oil residue around it and a few drops of oil have accumulated by the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,938
Posted By raaizin
Its so common that people maintain or run their...

Its so common that people maintain or run their vehicles poorly and then complain about reliability.

You are free to do as you please and I have no right to tell you what to do, but this is a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-13-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,124
Posted By raaizin
I would get the sport for the seats alone!!

I would get the sport for the seats alone!!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-02-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By raaizin
I did the above but I cut 4 pieces of hard wood...

I did the above but I cut 4 pieces of hard wood to fit in the jacking pads so I wouldnt damage the pads themselves. I lifted it in the rear from that flat black steel near rear differential
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-21-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,923
Posted By raaizin
We have M-sport, and yes it is peeling.

We have M-sport, and yes it is peeling.
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