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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
The dealer has had my car 6 of the last 8 weeks. ...

The dealer has had my car 6 of the last 8 weeks. They are tying a new fix and the dealer and BMW NA won't approve a trade-assist until they see if this fix works. This is the 6th attempt at fixing....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
Now they told me it will be AT LEAST another week...

Now they told me it will be AT LEAST another week until this is done. This one appt itself will be 15 days +. Well over the 20 day total and 4 appointments for the same issue that are referenced in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
I'm on, I believe, my fourth software update with...

I'm on, I believe, my fourth software update with no improvement.

Dealer hasn't contacted me in a week. Hopefully i'll get my car back soon. Going on 10 days without. Really happy I'm keeping...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-07-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
Update and on sporadically working HUD. They are...

Update and on sporadically working HUD. They are now replacing the entire HUD unit. Brought my car in last Saturday and will take until at least mid-next week i'm told. If this doesn't work, I'm...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
Not Elmhurst, but not far from there. They...

Not Elmhurst, but not far from there.

They haven't been horrible, and they always offer a loaner if i can come at the most worst possible time after work when i work and live downtown (despite...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-06-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By docwoz
I have the exact same issue. Check out the clock...

I have the exact same issue. Check out the clock on your idrive and the clock on your dash. My Nav clock stops working and gets locked at the time the car was started.

BMW told me, and i quote,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-23-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,273
Posted By docwoz
Thanks, I figured as much, but of course NA...

Thanks, I figured as much, but of course NA didn't just simply say 'we'll give you a new car', but they asked if I want to pursue them replacing the vehicle. I wasn't sure of the steps to replace. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-23-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,273
Posted By docwoz
Should I attempt to Lemon/have my X3 replaced?

Looking for some general advice from the forum.

I've posted here several times around my July-2014 x35 build where I've had progessively worse issues with the Idrive system

1) First day of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,722
Posted By docwoz
the iphone 5 syncs contacts, but that's about all...

the iphone 5 syncs contacts, but that's about all you get with the bluetooth connection. You do not get access to texts, emails, calenders etc with the current software. True bummer.

@mybeemer1...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-07-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 642
Posted By docwoz
Viewing Texts on iPhone 5

So, BMW recently performed a software update on my 2014 X3. Prior to the software update, i could read my new text messages on my idrive - very useful feature to have them read to me in traffic.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-24-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,373
Posted By docwoz
ditto for Chicago.

ditto for Chicago.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-14-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,772
Posted By docwoz
I think its very helpful, especially when...

I think its very helpful, especially when navigating in a city since you don't have to take your eyes off the road. I'll have HUD in my vehicles going forward
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-06-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,090
Posted By docwoz
T'is true. From what's been posted on this...

T'is true. From what's been posted on this board, production of the 2014 is ova'.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-24-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,094
Posted By docwoz
Another poster on this forum picked his car up 2...

Another poster on this forum picked his car up 2 days after me and has all of these features. Unlucky timing for me!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-23-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,094
Posted By docwoz
i have a MY14 late July build and i must've...

i have a MY14 late July build and i must've missed the cut off for the information by literally days based on feedback in this forum. I was having issues with Bluetooth and the idrive system...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-27-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,373
Posted By docwoz
I am having serious software issues with my HUD...

I am having serious software issues with my HUD not turning on (and no option to turn it on) and bluetooth not working, and eventually the idrive system crashes and resets while in motion.

I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-17-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,414
Posted By docwoz
You say your HUD shows your music setting? Are...

You say your HUD shows your music setting? Are you for sure? My 2014 does not show music, although i never understood why music and phone information was not on the HUD.

I recently had a Camaro...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 822
Posted By docwoz
I'm glad to hear others out there experiencing...

I'm glad to hear others out there experiencing the same thing as me!

I could easily put the car in 'eco-pro' or take it easier on the gas, but its too much fun and the sound is too enjoybale to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 822
Posted By docwoz
The MPGs i see in this forum blow me away. We've...

The MPGs i see in this forum blow me away. We've had our 14 35i for 6 months now and we have about 3,000 miles on it. We're averagine 17mpg since purchase. We do live in the city of chicago, which...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By docwoz
same issue here. Bluetooth won't connect and...

same issue here. Bluetooth won't connect and eventually the entire system just crashes. Sounds like I need to bring my car in again.

BMW can't solve the issue where every once in a while, the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-26-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By docwoz
Sold

Sold
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By docwoz
Car and life advice - I love this forum! Thanks...

Car and life advice - I love this forum! Thanks guys...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By docwoz
It was pulling straight into a parking spot, so...

It was pulling straight into a parking spot, so she was never in reverse, and since she didn't listen during my walkthrough of the car, she didn't manually engage the sensors. Those sensors are less...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By docwoz
Thanks - I was looking through the DIYs on other...

Thanks - I was looking through the DIYs on other models and completely agree. High chance of major screw ups! I think I'll have this guy look at it and see what he can do without removal and go...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By docwoz
well, I found a guy that works for a BMW bodyshop...

well, I found a guy that works for a BMW bodyshop through a friend that would repaint the entire bumper for me for a significant discount, but the only catch is I'd have to bring in the bumper...
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