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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-01-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,177
Posted By Brutus1
Pirellis were the factory originals on my 2011 X3...

Pirellis were the factory originals on my 2011 X3 which I had patched a number of times with no issues. I was not impressed with them and went to Bridgestones next and have liked them much...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-10-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,640
Posted By Brutus1
Update. The dealership replaced the glovebox...

Update. The dealership replaced the glovebox door free of charge. I believe they may have looked at it to see if it could be repaired but there was no way. The SA said it was a "good faith"...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-14-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 831
Posted By Brutus1
The first set I bought after the originals wore...

The first set I bought after the originals wore out were purchased at a tire store with which I have been very happy. They are Bridgestones. The dealer said you should replace all at once and that...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-14-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,383
Posted By Brutus1
I too hate the sloping roofline which looks like...

I too hate the sloping roofline which looks like an egg to me so hopefully BMW will not follow most everyone else.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-14-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,640
Posted By Brutus1
I just recently noticed the same thing on my 2011...

I just recently noticed the same thing on my 2011 X3. I did get the extended warranty but would bet this may not be covered - we shall see.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-09-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,707
Posted By Brutus1
They are the Bridgestone Potenza and I just had...

They are the Bridgestone Potenza and I just had them rotated after 5000 miles. So far I have been very happy with them.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-06-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,707
Posted By Brutus1
I replaced Pirelli's with Bridgestone.

I replaced Pirelli's with Bridgestone.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-05-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By Brutus1
Ditto suvguy!!!

Ditto suvguy!!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-05-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 54,301
Posted By Brutus1
I have a 2011 X3 which came with the Pirelli...

I have a 2011 X3 which came with the Pirelli factory tires which I had patched quite a number of times but of course none of them were in the sidewall. These were done at a tire store and not the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-23-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,772
Posted By Brutus1
I too have been very disappointed in the Nav...

I too have been very disappointed in the Nav system. We first used it on the way home from the PCD and thankfully we knew the way home. It would tell you turn when there was none anywhere,make...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-22-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 51,108
Posted By Brutus1
I have the BMW roof rails and the BMW hitch as...

I have the BMW roof rails and the BMW hitch as well. There was no cutting involved for the hitch which was installed by the dealer. I cannot vouch for DIY. Admittedly I have not used the roof...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-23-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,535
Posted By Brutus1
I use the recommended 32/35.

I use the recommended 32/35.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-20-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,535
Posted By Brutus1
Thanks for your reply The X Men. Mine are a...

Thanks for your reply The X Men. Mine are a different size though, so do you have a recommendation for 245/50/18?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-18-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,535
Posted By Brutus1
I have the insurance and am sorry I bought it for...

I have the insurance and am sorry I bought it for my 2011 X3. I have had a couple of patches done at a tire dealer and only had the papers with me for one of them which saved me a whopping $25. My...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-13-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,053
Posted By Brutus1
I am and would buy it again. We were concerned...

I am and would buy it again. We were concerned about our 2 black Labs jumping in the back.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-12-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,053
Posted By Brutus1
I have the 2nd one as well on my Alpine White,...

I have the 2nd one as well on my Alpine White, bought it on ebay.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-01-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,625
Posted By Brutus1
Thanks for your reply. I must have had a brain...

Thanks for your reply. I must have had a brain fart and meant to say "transfer case" and not crankcase. By the way, the guy I spoke of is at a local tire dealership so I cannot blame it on BMW but...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-31-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,625
Posted By Brutus1
My 2011 X3 28i came with 245/50/R18 Pirelli...

My 2011 X3 28i came with 245/50/R18 Pirelli Cinturato P7, and the front ones are worn out with only about 15K miles. A local dealer told me that I should buy 4 or I will be replacing the crankcase! ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,027
Posted By Brutus1
Quote: Originally Posted by Brutus1 My...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brutus1
My dealership only charged me $500 (which I thought was NOT cheap) and did not remove the bumper (or so they said) .

"The parts alone cost more than that,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,027
Posted By Brutus1
My dealership only charged me $500 (which I...

My dealership only charged me $500 (which I thought was NOT cheap) and did not remove the bumper (or so they said) .
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 10-26-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,348
Posted By Brutus1
Interesting- this is the first time I have heard...

Interesting- this is the first time I have heard the the dealer foots the bill, but I feel sure it really came out of my pocket. All this time I assumed it was on BMW.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-18-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 51,108
Posted By Brutus1
SRQBUZ will you post pictures of your hitch...

SRQBUZ will you post pictures of your hitch please? It sounds as if it is electronic and if so can you get a regular (non-electric) as well? Did you order this yourself directly from Execuhitch or...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-15-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,646
Posted By Brutus1
Thank so much for sharing your cross country tour...

Thank so much for sharing your cross country tour with us and wish we could have done the same! We picked up our 28i 2/7 and would highly recommend it!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-03-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 51,108
Posted By Brutus1
I am not familiar with this tour Glen-tell me...

I am not familiar with this tour Glen-tell me more about it if you would please. Thanks.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-03-2011, 03:32 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 51,108
Posted By Brutus1
I have heard this since last year when I was...

I have heard this since last year when I was doing my research. Not being mean Glen but is this supposed to be new info?
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