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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-26-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By wavewuver
Thanks for the feedback. Guess I won't be...

Thanks for the feedback. Guess I won't be letting the kayak hang out.......
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-23-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By wavewuver
Smile 2011........it's not a garage queen!!!

2011........it's not a garage queen!!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-18-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By wavewuver
Smile Thanks very much for the feedback. I have one...

Thanks very much for the feedback. I have one last question, when the lower portion of the clam is open, what is the height of the opening. I assume it's less than a foot but the actual dimension...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By wavewuver
Split Tailgate

Currently have an X3 but thinking of getting the X5. I especially like the split tailgate design.

Question about the split tailgate. Can you leave the lower door open and close the upper door? ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-14-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By wavewuver
Have 130,000 miles on my X3 and the tranny is as...

Have 130,000 miles on my X3 and the tranny is as good as the day I got it. I intend to leave it alone until something bad happens..........
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-14-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By wavewuver
My 2011 drivers side window screeched like hell...

My 2011 drivers side window screeched like hell when it was a year old. If I recall correctly, they replaced a seal and the sound went away. Cleaning something sounds bogus to me. Try another...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 01-03-2017, 07:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,108
Posted By wavewuver
My 2011 X3 (N52N) inline 6 (no turbo) has about...

My 2011 X3 (N52N) inline 6 (no turbo) has about 125,000 miles on it. Last summer while changing the plugs I noticed some seepage from the valve cover gasket. I plan to change the gasket this summer....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 01-03-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,688
Posted By wavewuver
Hard to imagine that the straps are not...

Hard to imagine that the straps are not tensioning. Is there a metal buckle on one end of the strap? If yes, then you are probably not using it correctly.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 11-14-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 713
Posted By wavewuver
Whining sound from engine

For several months I have been hearing this whining sound from the engine. At first I thought it was the tranny but it wasn't. I waited several months and it was getting a little more noticeable...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 11-14-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,120
Posted By wavewuver
My 2011 X3 has 122,000 miles on it. No engine...

My 2011 X3 has 122,000 miles on it. No engine issues. But, I have the inline 6 (N52N) engine.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 11-12-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 886
Posted By wavewuver
I had the so called bowling ball replaced. There...

I had the so called bowling ball replaced. There was a small crack in mine.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-12-2016, 04:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,054
Posted By wavewuver
Had a whine in my 2011 X3 for several months. ...

Had a whine in my 2011 X3 for several months. When I turned OFF the AC, the whine went away, right away. Installed a new AC compressor and it's all good. Just an expensive part.......

Another...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 09-19-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,562
Posted By wavewuver
My 2011 is the in-line 6,,,,,,,N52N engine if I...

My 2011 is the in-line 6,,,,,,,N52N engine if I recall correctly. The two links preceding this message might not be exactly what you need but they may help.....good luck.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 09-19-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,562
Posted By wavewuver
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=723446&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 09-19-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,562
Posted By wavewuver
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=699030&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 06-15-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,680
Posted By wavewuver
I used to be able to send nav data to the car...

I used to be able to send nav data to the car from my computer. Don't think I tried my phone.

Anyway, I tried to do it recently and because I let my bMW assist expire, I no longer can.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 05-16-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,544
Posted By wavewuver
I don't recall how many ohms each coil pack had. ...

I don't recall how many ohms each coil pack had. All I was looking for was consistency. Highly unlikely that all of the coil packs were bad.

If I recall correctly, the ohm readings were all...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 04-03-2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By wavewuver
Not normal......something is loose or misaligned....

Not normal......something is loose or misaligned. Put in on a lift and shake the exhaust. Noise should be easy to find.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 04-03-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,636
Posted By wavewuver
I've had the oyster color for a solid 5 years....

I've had the oyster color for a solid 5 years. Didn't put any protection on theml. Maybe twice a year I use a little of BMW's leather cleaner. Overall, after 5-years and 110,000 miles, the seats...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-31-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 653
Posted By wavewuver
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=723873&highlight=wavewuver
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-19-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,110
Posted By wavewuver
I wonder if you mean "valve cover gasket". ...

I wonder if you mean "valve cover gasket".

A leaky oil pan gasket is at the bottom of the engine and if it's leaking about the only thing to get dirty is the driveway. Certainly not going to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-18-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,015
Posted By wavewuver
Find a used set or get new tires. Sounds like...

Find a used set or get new tires. Sounds like you are going to pay for a new set when you turn in the vehicle.......pay me now or pay me later.........
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 03-18-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,110
Posted By wavewuver
I wouldn't spend a lot of money fixing this type...

I wouldn't spend a lot of money fixing this type of leak unless you are experiencing a significant loss of oil, or the leak is making a mess of your driveway and that is an issue with you or your...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 01-16-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 853
Posted By wavewuver
As long as there is an anti-freeze additive, I've...

As long as there is an anti-freeze additive, I've never had my lines freeze up. But here is an interesting tidbit about rainex washer fluid. VW washer pumps don't like it. After using it for a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 01-15-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By wavewuver
The reason toothpaste works great is that it has...

The reason toothpaste works great is that it has an abrasive in it. My experience with any abrasive is that once you start using it, you must continue. Avoid abrasives as long as possible.
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