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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-12-2008, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 930
Posted By Skottoman
Do not order these if you have an 08. They are...

Do not order these if you have an 08. They are not the same size/shape.
Even though they have it listed as fitting 04-08 X3. (They NEED to fix this stuff!)

Yay. Now I have to return it.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-07-2008, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 930
Posted By Skottoman
Ordered a set yesterday, but now am thinking they...

Ordered a set yesterday, but now am thinking they won't fit. We have an 08, and you have installed these on an 06. I believe they are different sizes.
Unfortunately, the EAS website says they fit...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,346
Posted By Skottoman
Dunno the part number, but here's a nice...

Dunno the part number, but here's a nice pepperoni pizza to eat while we wait for someone to find it? :D
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,768
Posted By Skottoman
You're saying 14 M/T that are available in the US...

You're saying 14 M/T that are available in the US right now? Not "There are only 14 M/T X3's in the entire US, new and used?"

I vote M/T, and will drive them until then aren't available anymore....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 854
Posted By Skottoman
We did the same thing with our rear trunk...

We did the same thing with our rear trunk roundel. Seems to be the only way to do it, as the stock one is all one piece.
Cheers,
Skottoman
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,092
Posted By Skottoman
Yes, our X3 understeers, but we drive curvy roads...

Yes, our X3 understeers, but we drive curvy roads every day, and our Conti Sport Contacts in 19" size on sport size wheels do quite well! With an Exige and Cayman in the stable, I'm actually quite...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,159
Posted By Skottoman
We accidentally ordered the 'Radio' install kit...

We accidentally ordered the 'Radio' install kit for our 08X3.
Wanted to to the 'Console' install. Install was easy, except we're missing the cable to connect everything up in the console (3pin/6pin...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,377
Posted By Skottoman
I like our 08 X3, but then again, we've only had...

I like our 08 X3, but then again, we've only had it for 1.5 months.... no skweeks or rattles as of yet!
Cheers,
Skottoman
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-02-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,330
Posted By Skottoman
Comon, no one in the bay area wants these?...

Comon, no one in the bay area wants these? They're Brand New?!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2008, 07:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,561
Posted By Skottoman
Got a brand new set of 18" wheels and Pirellis if...

Got a brand new set of 18" wheels and Pirellis if anyone in the Bay Area is looking for a new set!

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=270504

Cheers,
Skottoman
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-30-2008, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,330
Posted By Skottoman
Bump for local pickup. Make offer!

Bump for local pickup. Make offer!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2008, 07:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,788
Posted By Skottoman
You didn't happen to notice this large print BOLD...

You didn't happen to notice this large print BOLD sticky at the top of the X3 forum page that says...

******** 2007-2008 X3 Automatic Transmission Problem Master Thread! ?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2008, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,199
Posted By Skottoman
Our new X3 has 600 miles on it, an we seem to be...

Our new X3 has 600 miles on it, an we seem to be averaging 21 MPG according to the onboard comp. Haven't done real testing on it. But on the fwy, driving really carefully, I've gotten the onboard...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,161
Posted By Skottoman
BWAHAHAHAAAA!!!! :rofl:

BWAHAHAHAAAA!!!! :rofl:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2008, 11:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,050
Posted By Skottoman
http://www.papaleos.com/imx/pizza7a.jpg

http://www.papaleos.com/imx/pizza7a.jpg
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,050
Posted By Skottoman
1- Steering wheel turned side to side hit the...

1- Steering wheel turned side to side hit the 'lock'. You know, the one you have to turn slightly to unlock when turning the key? Normal.

2- Pump the brake pedal on any car over and over when off,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2008, 06:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,476
Posted By Skottoman
We just got the standard US sound system. Coming...

We just got the standard US sound system. Coming from a MINI cooper, I feel it has a good sound. I would like more 'rear fill', and adjusting the fader to the rear is somewhat effective. Although the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 888
Posted By Skottoman
We had to order ours.... Good thought to get the...

We had to order ours.... Good thought to get the manual... Order the options you want, and in 6-8 weeks you'll have it. (hey in the old days, 6-8 weeks was normal to get that toy you wanted from the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2008, 02:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,920
Posted By Skottoman
I had to take you off 'ignore' to see why you got...

I had to take you off 'ignore' to see why you got a "Thumbs Down"... But I'm gonna have to vote with STE92VE.

Thread title: Pictures of my X3
What is in post?: A distant pic of a jeep, 3/4 of an...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2008, 07:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,196
Posted By Skottoman
Thus my recommendation to utilize the parking...

Thus my recommendation to utilize the parking brake. No rollback at all in situations where you need it. :D
Cheers,
Skottoman
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,196
Posted By Skottoman
Good choice with the MT! The only drawback, is...

Good choice with the MT! The only drawback, is you probably won't find any in stock, so you'll have to order it. That's what we did...

So bad part is you have to wait, but good part is you get...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-22-2008, 09:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,196
Posted By Skottoman
Whatever dood. I have no problem not using...

Whatever dood.

I have no problem not using the e-brake for hills. It's a legitimate use for people who have problems with hills. Not to mention, it's as easy as can be, causes no extra wear on...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-22-2008, 07:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,196
Posted By Skottoman
I don't know why people have such a hard time...

I don't know why people have such a hard time with MT on hills. Simply hold the manual parking brake up with your hand, lift off the brake and apply throttle and release the clutch. At the same time...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,098
Posted By Skottoman
Dood, I have 2 MINI's and I can guarantee you...

Dood, I have 2 MINI's and I can guarantee you there is no way in hell your Dinan X3 could keep up with my MINI in the bends.... Sorry... :thumbdwn:

That said, We ordered the sportpack, and will be...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2008, 07:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,854
Posted By Skottoman
Sweet! I'm guessing those Goodyear F1's are the...

Sweet! I'm guessing those Goodyear F1's are the 235's all around? What size you running?
Cheers,
Skottoman
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