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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-31-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By CUBMWer
Thanks for your comment- I always use premium...

Thanks for your comment- I always use premium fuel, just seems odd in such a relatively new car to have the sensor fail. It's making me think I need to buy an extended waranty.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-31-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By CUBMWer
Thank you. They've assured me it was a one time...

Thank you. They've assured me it was a one time fault with no damage or other additional faults going off.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-31-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By CUBMWer
Not that I was aware of. After an initial reduced...

Not that I was aware of. After an initial reduced power, I restarted the car it seemed to operate normally. I drove about 60 miles going home then brought it into the dealer the next morning. They've...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-30-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By CUBMWer
What engine damage should i make sure is checked?...

What engine damage should i make sure is checked? Compression? Timing?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By CUBMWer
Knock sensor

Got the dreaded drive train malfunction. Took it in to BMW dealer and they said the knock sensor had to be replaced. At first I thought they were going to give a "knock knock" joke but it turns out...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 765
Posted By CUBMWer
Was the rubber flap included or ordered separate...

Was the rubber flap included or ordered separate from the liner?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 765
Posted By CUBMWer
Website says they need trimming to use side net...

Website says they need trimming to use side net and passenger side storage as well. Did you trim the liner? How difficult was it?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 765
Posted By CUBMWer
Cargo liner

Looking for a cargo liner for my 2014 X3, 3.5i, any recommendations?
Thank you.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-28-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,081
Posted By CUBMWer
Thanks. Sounds like you're an experienced turbo...

Thanks. Sounds like you're an experienced turbo guy. I expected a growl not a whistle...same RPMs doesn't produce the whistle, perhaps the "boost" comes with a certain level go acceleration.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-25-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,081
Posted By CUBMWer
Thank you. I find it odd that the high pitch...

Thank you. I find it odd that the high pitch whistle is not always consistently present. I notice there have been other BMW blogs with this particular engine and different cars such as 335 with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-24-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,081
Posted By CUBMWer
2014 X3 35i turbo whistle

About 9k on my 35i, heard a whistling sound on moderate acceleration and deceleration between 2-3k RPMs. When I drove with the radio off I hear it consistently. Anyone else notice this? Asked BMW and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-12-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,412
Posted By CUBMWer
Thank you Liverman...I followed those exact...

Thank you Liverman...I followed those exact instructions, downloaded the bin file to the desktop, transferred the file to the zip but get the message that no softwRe is recognized in the USB. I'm...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-11-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,412
Posted By CUBMWer
I'm having the same problem in the US version. I...

I'm having the same problem in the US version. I downloaded the bin file and transferred to memory stick put it in the USB port and the program is not recognized.
Anyone have any success in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-02-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,459
Posted By CUBMWer
Anyone have the procedure for updating the iDrive?

Anyone have the procedure for updating the iDrive?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-31-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,459
Posted By CUBMWer
I have an April build and was told I have the...

I have an April build and was told I have the newer version of iDrive. What's different in the July build?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-30-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,459
Posted By CUBMWer
I've had similar NAV problems giving wrong...

I've had similar NAV problems giving wrong directions in multiple cites. I've complained twice to the dealer who takes it for a short drive and then denies there is a problem.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-21-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,386
Posted By CUBMWer
ACAT, I've had the same experience in the San...

ACAT, I've had the same experience in the San Francisco Bay Area. I've complained twice to the dealer who says it's operating according to specs. My old Garmin is far more accurate. I agree, BMW...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-13-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 779
Posted By CUBMWer
I've had a Blue Water 5 series and now X3 I can't...

I've had a Blue Water 5 series and now X3 I can't understand why they would discontinue the color. You might contact BMW USA directly and see what they have to say and since 2015 isn't in production...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-02-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 806
Posted By CUBMWer
Has anyone tried Slime 70005 Safety Spair...

Has anyone tried Slime 70005 Safety Spair 7-Minute Flat Tire Repair System 12-Volt
by Slime? This system seems like a simple alternative but I'm not certain how effective it is in both inflating and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-10-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,293
Posted By CUBMWer
Anyone experience using a potable air compressor...

Anyone experience using a potable air compressor for a slow leak in your X3 RFT to extend the mileage until you can get to a tire shop? Was it useful? Any suggested model air compressor? Thanks.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-10-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,056
Posted By CUBMWer
Anyone experience using a potable air compressor...

Anyone experience using a potable air compressor for a slow leak in your X3 RFT to extend the mileage until you can get to a tire shop? Was it useful? Any suggested model air compressor? Thanks.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-02-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 765
Posted By CUBMWer
My 2014 X3's radio cuts out episodically on...

My 2014 X3's radio cuts out episodically on Sirius XM channels
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,596
Posted By CUBMWer
Smile Blue Water Metalic

Blue Water Metalic
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