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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By vzx
I think BMW sells an official kit for the same....

I think BMW sells an official kit for the same. Check your local stealership.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By vzx
Used a box cutter knife for the cargo holders....

Used a box cutter knife for the cargo holders. They have precut lines with raised edges. Very easy to do.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By vzx
Weather tech liners are very good and fit like a...

Weather tech liners are very good and fit like a glove.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-10-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,347
Posted By vzx
Make sure you're not running the car in Eco pro...

Make sure you're not running the car in Eco pro mode. It does cut back on the AC cooling to save power/fuel
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-23-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,352
Posted By vzx
I've got a MY2014 35i with M-sport and DHP. My...

I've got a MY2014 35i with M-sport and DHP. My numbers are as follows. I'm really light on the gas and coast most of the time. 30% city driving (stop and go) and 70% suburban, interstates, etc.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-14-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,252
Posted By vzx
BMW X3 2014 Fuel Consumption

I've got a 2014 x3 35i msport with DHP. These are my numbers

City: 22-25 MPG
Highway: 30-32 MPG
Combined 26.5 (total 15k miles).

Actual combined was around 27.5 in summer of 2013 but this...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-14-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 894
Posted By vzx
Dreyer and Reinbold BMW of indianapolis. It's a...

Dreyer and Reinbold BMW of indianapolis. It's a pretty laid back dealership and people are generally very nice.

I'm going to go and buy the CNA plan. I'm being told that it will cover cosmetic...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-14-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 894
Posted By vzx
My CA just got back to me. I can not purchase the...

My CA just got back to me. I can not purchase the BMW protection plan anymore. Seems they have stopped offering it.

There is a company called CNA that offers complete tire and rim insurance ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-12-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,003
Posted By vzx
Unfortunately, I've already paid for 2 out of...

Unfortunately, I've already paid for 2 out of pocket oil changes in this last year (2K and 9.5K). My plan is for oil changes every 7.5K miles. Not sure if service advisor will honor an oil change now...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-12-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,003
Posted By vzx
I'm already at 15K miles - would I still qualify...

I'm already at 15K miles - would I still qualify for the low mileage oil change? I intend to change the cabin air filter, engine air filter and wiper blades with the 15K miles service.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-12-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,003
Posted By vzx
If it is 10K miles then shouldn't I be eligible...

If it is 10K miles then shouldn't I be eligible for an oil change (since I'm already at 15K miles). Should I bring this up with the dealership?

My service advisor did not mention that BMW has...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-12-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,003
Posted By vzx
Before the 9.5K oil change, the dash stated...

Before the 9.5K oil change, the dash stated "service due in 5.5K miles" (which would be at 15K miles)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-11-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,003
Posted By vzx
Question Scheduled maintenance question

I plan to keep my 2014 F25 for a long time. So I decided to perform preventative maintenance on my car. Ran into a little problem that I wanted to share and get opinions from the community

When I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-09-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 894
Posted By vzx
Exclamation Post-purchase tire/wheel protection

Looked at all the posts on this forum before purchasing my 2014 F25 last year. Thoroughly enjoying the ride. I did not get the tire/wheel package as dealer was asking $1500 for 5 years. I knew few...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-22-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,220
Posted By vzx
Does anyone know someone who can code for me in...

Does anyone know someone who can code for me in Indianapolis area?

Need to code the music playlist / called list in the HUD for my 2014 X3 (ordered in apr 2013)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 722
Posted By vzx
When I was ordering my 14X3 my CA specifically...

When I was ordering my 14X3 my CA specifically told me not to get the shadow line trim because he has seen so many customers with problems just like yours (using automatic car washes). I decided to...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-27-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Map Update Activation Code

Reformatted the USB drive, changed the allocation size and transferred files again. Now it's working. Updated without any problems. Thanks for the troubleshooting.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-26-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Map Update Activation Code

Patriot 64 GB USB2.0 flash drive.

What exactly do I do after pluging in the drive? Turn on power? Turn on engine? Or just let it be?
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-26-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
32.7 GB uncompressed.

32.7 GB uncompressed.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-26-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Map Update Activation Code

Root structure is as follows

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Config.nfm
NBT_NA_112132.3.113.pkg
NBT_NA_112132.3.113.pkg.sig
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-26-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Have a stupid question. I formatted the USB to...

Have a stupid question. I formatted the USB to FAT32 using the tool you provided. Loaded the maps (took forever to load the 35GB of data)

Placed the USB in the center console under the armrest and...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-22-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Format is exFAT. From what I've read, seems like...

Format is exFAT. From what I've read, seems like most modern OS GUI disk utilities (win7/8, osx) do not allow to format as FAT32 if volume size is more than 32 GB.

I'll try to see if using DOS...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-22-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
So I bought a new 64 GB USB 2.0 drive and copied...

So I bought a new 64 GB USB 2.0 drive and copied all the map files acc to instructions. When I insert the USB drive in the center console, nothing happens.

I've tried various combinations
...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-20-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
Thanks Shawn Not sure if this question has...

Thanks Shawn

Not sure if this question has been asked before or not. I'm in the process of downloading the map update and noted that they have to be updated in a 64 GB USB flash drive. I do not...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-20-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 76,775
Posted By vzx
I have a 2014 x3 purchased in May 2013. My map...

I have a 2014 x3 purchased in May 2013. My map version on CIC currently is 2013 North America professional version. When I go to bmw GPS map update website and enter my car information (year 2014,...
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