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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-10-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By lbjgh
Fjrmann, no the pitch of the noise doesn't change...

Fjrmann, no the pitch of the noise doesn't change with the temperature setting. I do think it may have something to do with the engine compartment temperature as the sound is more prevalent when the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-10-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By lbjgh
I have the same issue... intermittently. I...

I have the same issue... intermittently. I recorded this video for prosterity (and the BMW service adviser)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtW-oVzM_Eg&list=UUYBeDgXuc7_-qvzwlNQ9nzw
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-06-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By lbjgh
I'm having the same issue with BB Q10. ...

I'm having the same issue with BB Q10. subscribed.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-03-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 816
Posted By lbjgh
A base Porsche Macan will have a much nicer...

A base Porsche Macan will have a much nicer interior than an optioned-up X3 but I suspect it will have slightly less utility.

It should have a much better ride (comfort) giving nothing up in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-24-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 990
Posted By lbjgh
After two years of ownership must have... ...

After two years of ownership

must have...
Comfort access
m-sport

like to have...
navi

so so options...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-07-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,397
Posted By lbjgh
There is a simple fix... have a look at my other...

There is a simple fix... have a look at my other post. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8133237&postcount=40

Temperature has been -10c to -20c for the last couple of months and I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-03-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,756
Posted By lbjgh
karavan, Your car has the advantage of the...

karavan,

Your car has the advantage of the diesel engine which will get 25% better fuel economy over a petrol engine.

The best my 35i has gotten is 9.9L/100kms at an average 105km/hr.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-28-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,365
Posted By lbjgh
My point of posting the video is at 60mph the car...

My point of posting the video is at 60mph the car has a lot of kinetic energy at rest it has zero.

The brakes are able to overcome the kinetic energy at 60 therefore the brakes can overcome full...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-28-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,365
Posted By lbjgh
hmm, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8PgCL35X2X4

hmm, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8PgCL35X2X4
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,324
Posted By lbjgh
oops double post

oops double post
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-13-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,324
Posted By lbjgh
Worst - run flat tires, voice activated features,...

Worst - run flat tires, voice activated features, electrical gremlins
Best - everything else
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-09-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,175
Posted By lbjgh
I think I found a fairly easy fix for the sunroof...

I think I found a fairly easy fix for the sunroof rattle on my x3.

There is a plastic trim piece that is pushed down when the roof is fully closed which has two plastic tabs (one either side)....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-07-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 973
Posted By lbjgh
Is it possible to order a car with custom paint...

Is it possible to order a car with custom paint colour for a 'fee'?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-05-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,175
Posted By lbjgh
I've only had moon-roof rattles when the...

I've only had moon-roof rattles when the temperature is below -5c (or there abouts).

I added two small additional pieces of felt at the roof opening and it's solved the problems so far....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-04-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,789
Posted By lbjgh
OP go with the MY15. It will be in production in...

OP go with the MY15. It will be in production in a couple of months anyway.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,666
Posted By lbjgh
... yep, you wouldn't want a bad neighbourhood...

... yep, you wouldn't want a bad neighbourhood (or any for that matter) having to deal with a ticked-off wife. :angel:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-27-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By lbjgh
I think it sounds 'neat'. :)

I think it sounds 'neat'. :)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-10-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By lbjgh
Yep the wing mirrors take 3x as long to dim as...

Yep the wing mirrors take 3x as long to dim as the interior rearview mirror
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrVSoc0XIoA
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-10-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By lbjgh
33k kms and wear remaining is 70% rear and 90%...

33k kms and wear remaining is 70% rear and 90% front.

Reset by the dealer today.

The rear now indicate replacement in 19k kms :confused:

Sorry I misread the Q... My brakes haven't been...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-06-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By lbjgh
Except the two tonnes of kinetic energy. :D

Except the two tonnes of kinetic energy. :D
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-03-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By lbjgh
No problem to continue driving... from other...

No problem to continue driving... from other reports the rear brake warning comes on prematurely and the dealership just resets the computer.

My car has indicated the rear brakes need to be...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,478
Posted By lbjgh
8.3 city/5.9 hwy/7.2 combined (L/100 km)...

8.3 city/5.9 hwy/7.2 combined (L/100 km) (34/48/39 mpg Imperial) rating north of the border.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-19-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By lbjgh
here is a post that shows how much the battery...

here is a post that shows how much the battery costs to replace with coding... DOH!

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showpost.php?p=13288733&postcount=1
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-19-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By lbjgh
If I recall correctly I think the x3 battery is...

If I recall correctly I think the x3 battery is an AGM battery that accepts charges at a higher rate when the car is decelerating. Let me do a bit of diggin'
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-19-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,478
Posted By lbjgh
How about the diesel GLK... great for commuting...

How about the diesel GLK... great for commuting and great fuel economy.
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