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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-01-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By skndchanzs
Not usually because overall the car does a decent...

Not usually because overall the car does a decent job of cooling down the entire cabin area pretty quickly. I live in So Cal so temps can be on the high side at times but I always have a sunshade on...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-01-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By skndchanzs
The vents are located underneath the front seats...

The vents are located underneath the front seats and are easily covered by floor mats or adult feet. If I'm traveling with passengers, I adjust the front vents so that they blow towards the middle...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 03-14-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,226
Posted By skndchanzs
On the 2013 MY the Auto/Stop switch reverts to on...

On the 2013 MY the Auto/Stop switch reverts to on whenever you turn the car off, so next time you get in Auto/Stop is on by default. I could get it changed to stay with the last switch position but...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 03-13-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,226
Posted By skndchanzs
I've had my 28 sDrive, no line, Ultimate and...

I've had my 28 sDrive, no line, Ultimate and headlight packages since Oct 2012 and I absolutely love it. Plenty of power to get on CA's sometimes short highway onramps and up to 70+ standard cruising...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-24-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By skndchanzs
I've had a set since early 2013. I never did...

I've had a set since early 2013. I never did anchor them in place and since I live in Southern California they don't get exposed to any snow, slush, road salt and the like but I do live off of a dirt...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-16-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,658
Posted By skndchanzs
My 2013 sDrive was produced August 2012 and I...

My 2013 sDrive was produced August 2012 and I never received a letter. I've had the car in to the dealer several times over the last year for various things and there are no recalls associated with...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-11-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By skndchanzs
Just noticed that the reminder notice that comes...

Just noticed that the reminder notice that comes up when you first turn on the ignition wasn't changed - it still says 14,000/9/2014 which was what it has come up as since the first oil change in Nov...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-10-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By skndchanzs
Was driving along last weekend when my phone rang...

Was driving along last weekend when my phone rang and it was the BMW service dept telling me that my car was due for its first oil change. I explained that I had had the first service back in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 03-23-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By skndchanzs
Great pics......nice looking car too! :) ...

Great pics......nice looking car too! :)

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-28-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,601
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and...

I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and 1,000 miles before we went on a college road trip from the San Diego area of So Cal up to Humboldt County with stops ranging between the coast in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-23-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,233
Posted By skndchanzs
Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this...

Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this forum AFTER I had ordered my x1. Having never ordered a car before, I went over exactly what I wanted and checked with several dealers until I found...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-15-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one...

I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one year post delivery). Pretty much standard experience based on previous cars.....documentation of everything checked and whether it was within normal...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-09-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,658
Posted By skndchanzs
According to the list above, my car is affected...

According to the list above, my car is affected (2013 sDrive 28i manufactured 8/2012) but I have not received any notice and my dealer doesn't know anything about it. Went to the Owner's section of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-02-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,658
Posted By skndchanzs
Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet...

Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet received a notice - 2013 sDrive28i began production 8/25/12. Sounds like the notice doesn't do much other than to alert you to what we already know.
...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-28-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,289
Posted By skndchanzs
Just returned from picking up my daughter for...

Just returned from picking up my daughter for Thanksgiving break and added another 900 miles to my odometer (up to 8500!!!). Discovered a few more things -

When adjusting my seat for firmness I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-28-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,382
Posted By skndchanzs
I had that problem for the first four or five...

I had that problem for the first four or five fill-ups and when I told the SA about it he looked at me like I was crazy (there is a thread about this very topic from about Nov 2012 - I wasn't the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-15-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By skndchanzs
:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken...

:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken it on several trips up north to drop off and pick up my daughter at college (about 900 miles roundtrip) and will be doing it again for Thanksgiving...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-14-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By skndchanzs
Low mileage oil change

Took my 2013 sDrive in for its first oil change today; 7600 miles on the odometer. I took delivery on 10/25/12 and the dash indicator said that the first service wasn't due until 9/2014.
...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-28-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By skndchanzs
Thank you ScottMZ3! I was getting a little...

Thank you ScottMZ3!

I was getting a little worried after reading several of the other posts. I don't plan on locking anyone inside the car but we do live in a semi rural area and stop off at the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-28-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By skndchanzs
I believe they are referring to the fact that you...

I believe they are referring to the fact that you would need to know that you can unlock the doors by pushing the unlock button which is oddly placed on the center dash and not on the door itself...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-11-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,319
Posted By skndchanzs
Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12 ...

Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12
2013 28i sDrive
Ultimate Package
Lighting Package

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-03-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By skndchanzs
I called the next two closest dealers and they...

I called the next two closest dealers and they both said yes on the 12 months recommendation. So it is 12 months or mileage whichever comes first. Then I called my local dealer back and got the same...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-02-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By skndchanzs
I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up...

I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up 10/26/12) with just over 7500 miles and I asked about bringing it in earlier and I was brushed off and told to go by the service screen which says...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-30-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,155
Posted By skndchanzs
My bad - misread the original post. Edited my...

My bad - misread the original post. Edited my post above.

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-28-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,155
Posted By skndchanzs
There are A/C vents in the back - they are under...

There are A/C vents in the back - they are under the front seats. For the passenger behind me it isn't an issue since my height of 5'5" leaves the vent under my seat fully exposed. My oldest son, who...
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