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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-02-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,663
Posted By NYG010
Well for the short term, until you find out what...

Well for the short term, until you find out what it is, put a cover on it.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,424
Posted By NYG010
I agree. Lets blame it on the on board computer!!!

I agree. Lets blame it on the on board computer!!!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,424
Posted By NYG010
28mpg!?!? woah! Quit your bitchin! :D haha just...

28mpg!?!? woah! Quit your bitchin! :D haha just messing with ya.. Thanks for the input! Greatly appreciated. All great advice. I sometimes do have a heavy foot off a red light or stop sign but 15mpg...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,424
Posted By NYG010
Nope, I rarely ever use sport mode (honestly I...

Nope, I rarely ever use sport mode (honestly I dont see the difference anyway). But either way, with you guys getting 20+ how much highway driving do you guys do? 30/70 city hwy?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,424
Posted By NYG010
Fuel economy

Hey guys, so I knew the x3 was pretty bad on gas before I bought it but I didn't expect ~15mpg combined, bad. Any tips on things to look for? All my tires are nice and full, engine oil just changed,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 922
Posted By NYG010
Hey, just wondering what wheels do you have there...

Hey, just wondering what wheels do you have there in your photo? real nice and sporty!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,103
Posted By NYG010
I just installed the OEM's, honestly they are...

I just installed the OEM's, honestly they are amazing and lifespan will be longest. Very high quality and well made. You'll be satisfied.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,530
Posted By NYG010
Tell me about it! I have to atleast do a spit...

Tell me about it! I have to atleast do a spit shine every 3 days. it kills me!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2012, 05:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,530
Posted By NYG010
Thanks! By the way, love the alpine white color...

Thanks! By the way, love the alpine white color you got there :thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
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Views: 732
Posted By NYG010
Thanks for the detailed response and tip. I'm...

Thanks for the detailed response and tip. I'm going to try to burn it at low speeds this week and see if it works as soon as I get the time. Thanks AzN!! :p
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,530
Posted By NYG010
So your also suggesting 5w-40/30 > 0w-4 ? I must...

So your also suggesting 5w-40/30 > 0w-4 ? I must say It's been about a week since I slapped in my 0w-40 and its been running smooth and great. I think idle noise has also decreased a little, or maybe...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 8
mp3
Views: 732
Posted By NYG010
M button??? Edit: Ah! I gotcha! I think...

M button???

Edit:

Ah! I gotcha! I think its something else in my car but you mean the one on the top right? Great! Cant wait to try it!

I dont really mind if the track names dont show up but...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,910
Posted By NYG010
Eh, what the hell I made the plunge and bought...

Eh, what the hell I made the plunge and bought Techron (20oz concentrated) in a buy one get one free sale at advanced auto. It may just be 100% psychological satisfaction, but hey, cheers to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
mp3
Views: 732
Posted By NYG010
Scrolling through 100 songs would be a pain in...

Scrolling through 100 songs would be a pain in the arse!! :mad:

I heard there is a way to scroll through 10 songs at a time or something with mp3s..Hmm, hopefully someone with some experiece can...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,530
Posted By NYG010
Hm, thats interesting. First time Ive heard this....

Hm, thats interesting. First time Ive heard this. I've actually heard this is one of the best oils for the x3.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 386
Views: 107,833
Posted By NYG010
Evlengr, Ive been following your posts and...

Evlengr, Ive been following your posts and appreciate your insight. quick question will these work with an 06 x3?

http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_41272_Pioneer-TS-G1044R.html
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-22-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,813
Posted By NYG010
Lol, halogen lights were used for decades until...

Lol, halogen lights were used for decades until now. I am sure you'll be fine.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
mp3
Views: 732
Posted By NYG010
mp3

Has anyone used an MP3 CD with the standard business CD player in the 06 X3? Just to clarify, when I say MP3 CD I am referring to the data based disc that can hold upwards of a 100 songs in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 871
Posted By NYG010
Try Redline Si-1. Wait until your tank is near...

Try Redline Si-1. Wait until your tank is near empty and put in an entire bottle into the fuel tank. Then fill up with 91/93 Shell or Chevron and put a little pedal to the medal. I've heard many...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,910
Posted By NYG010
Hey there, thanks for your insight. Just a quick...

Hey there, thanks for your insight. Just a quick word however. The stuff you buy at Costco is tech ron pro guard, it is the diluted version of the regular fuel system cleaner(which is highly...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,910
Posted By NYG010
Techron vs other fuel additives

Anyone use any fuel top-offs in their x3s? I've heard mixed things about seafoam (mostly good things) and obviously the industry standard- Chevron techron. Is this just snake oil or is it really...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 39,961
Posted By NYG010
Hey, I think my personal thread a few threads on...

Hey, I think my personal thread a few threads on the main page down will answer some of your questions. I've got an 06 and just got trans, front/rear diff, and transfer case fluids flushed and filled...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By NYG010
Alright guys, Im getting my trans, diff's, and...

Alright guys, Im getting my trans, diff's, and transfer case done tomorrow early morning. Wish me luck and post if you would like updates, or anyone else reading. Glad to give you guys some input and...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,422
Posted By NYG010
AH! My apologies, I forgot you guys exist!...

AH! My apologies, I forgot you guys exist! :bigpimp:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,422
Posted By NYG010
Wtf how are you averaging in the 25s? I barely...

Wtf how are you averaging in the 25s? I barely get 18mpg and I drive about 60/40 local/highway.
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