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Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-18-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 341
Posted By Kinderhauler
Looking to swap Style 318 for 317

Looking to swap the Style 318 wheels that come standard on the X1 E84 xDrive28i with the Style 317 wheels that come standard on the sDrive28i (and other applications?). I expect to take delivery of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-18-2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 667
Posted By Kinderhauler
I just purchased one, along with a boat-load of...

I just purchased one, along with a boat-load of other accessories and a couple parts, from Circle BMW in NJ. See http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...774&highlight=
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-18-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By Kinderhauler
I just purchased a boat-load of accessories and a...

I just purchased a boat-load of accessories and a couple parts from Circle BMW in NJ. See http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=681774&highlight=
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By Kinderhauler
I didn't order wiper blades and oil for the...

I didn't order wiper blades and oil for the reason several here have pointed out, that I shouldn't need to replace worn blades or change the engine oil myself until my E84 (en route from its...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-17-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,165
Posted By Kinderhauler
Mud flaps / splash guards installation instructions

BMW installation instructions for OEM splash guards for X1 (E84) attached.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By Kinderhauler
I recently placed an order with Circle BMW in...

I recently placed an order with Circle BMW in Eatontown, NJ. Prices shown include S&H, which worked out to be less than 6% of the total order:

82712149465 base support system 191.51...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-01-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By Kinderhauler
Not made for Bimmers. Too bad!

Not made for Bimmers. Too bad!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-01-2013, 03:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By Kinderhauler
Fitted rear seat cover

Any recommendations for a fitted rear sea cover? I don't see where BMW offers such a product. I'd like to add a layer of protection between the factory-installed seat covers and the little riders...
Forum: General BMW 04-01-2013, 02:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 445
Posted By Kinderhauler
Roof Box 320 will accommodate how many skis?

How many alpine 165 mm skis will fit into the BMW Roof Box 320 (p/n 82732209906/7)? The skis are of average width, I'd say: 10 mm tips, 70 mm waists, 95 mm tails. The box's internal volume (320...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 03-27-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By Kinderhauler
Agree, wvubabo. Just ordered an X1 from BMW of...

Agree, wvubabo. Just ordered an X1 from BMW of Warwick (aka Inskip) and am close behind you in line. Went with a CA recommended here. My experience dealing with him so far has been very positive....
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-26-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,005
Posted By Kinderhauler
As coolgreany and nospam pointed out,...

As coolgreany and nospam pointed out, www.getbmwparts.com (Tischer BMW, in Silver Spring, MD) offers some of the lowest prices on OEM BMW parts and accessories, to include the base support system and...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 03-20-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 468
Posted By Kinderhauler
SlimLine carbon fiber license plate frame

I like the looks of the BMW SlimLine carbon fiber license plate frame (p/n 82112210415). If you have one, what's your assessment of it? Well-made? Any problems with fit or finish? Are they worth...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 03-20-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 220
Posted By Kinderhauler
License plate fasteners

Any recommendations for well-made, corrosion-resistant and at least somewhat anti-theft license plate fasteners that fit BMW? Cruiser Accessories stainless steel locking metric fasteners (p/n 81300)...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-18-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By Kinderhauler
Has anyone found after-market wheel locks that...

Has anyone found after-market wheel locks that are as good as or better than the OEM ones (p/n 36136792849)?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-18-2013, 02:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,074
Posted By Kinderhauler
Has anyone found after-market mud flaps that are...

Has anyone found after-market mud flaps that are just as good as the OEM ones (p/n's 82162155852, front; 82162155851, rear)? If so, please provide details, including source.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-13-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By Kinderhauler
Opinions expressed in these forums indicate that...

Opinions expressed in these forums indicate that BMW's mats are superior to Weathertech's.

According to notes I took while doing some general X1 research online recently, MSRP for the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By Kinderhauler
Recommended sources for accessories

Which retailers offer a good selection of BMW accessories at decent prices?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By Kinderhauler
Discounted accessories at the dealership

At least one forum member claimed to have received a 15% discount when he purchased BMW accessories from the dealership where he'd just purchased a vehicle. Has anyone else gotten a similar deal? Do...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By Kinderhauler
Recommended accessories

Several forum members have endorsed the cargo mat that BWM sells. And I've read that mud flaps come recommended for vehicles likely to see use in mud and slush. Which other accessories are...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,005
Posted By Kinderhauler
Cross bars and roof box

Which manufacturers (e.g., Thule, Yakima) sell roof rack base support systems/crossbars and roof boxes that fit the X1 particularly well? How do their products compare to what BMW sells, wrt form,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 368
Posted By Kinderhauler
Wheels that may be ordered with the xDrive28i

I understand the Style 318 wheel comes standard on the xDrive28i. Has anyone ordered an X1 with a wheel that comes standard on another trim line? I'd prefer a Style 317 over the 318, but I haven't...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 397
Posted By Kinderhauler
Current rebates

Which rebates are out there that can be applied toward the purchase of a new BMW, besides BMW's Military Salute discount for USAA members and BMW Car Club of America's discount? What are their...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 03-12-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By Kinderhauler
Recommended dealerships in New England

Has anyone had a particularly good buying experience recently at a BMW dealership in New England? If so, which dealership and who was the CA? I'm interested in getting a low quote (within $500 of...
Forum: European Delivery 02-20-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,170
Posted By Kinderhauler
neurom, who should I ask for at the Warwick...

neurom, who should I ask for at the Warwick dealership? I live on Aquidneck Island and have been eyeing the X1. The thought of an ED just occurred to me and so I'm trying to get up to speed on the...
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