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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,580
Posted By JSY
So the radio would turn off if you stepped out to...

So the radio would turn off if you stepped out to refuel? I sort of find that annoying if I had people in the car.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-01-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,173
Posted By JSY
Is this really a problem though, b/c if you have...

Is this really a problem though, b/c if you have your fog lights on - then it's like your cornering lights are always on? Unless the fog lights aren't adequate as cornering lights in the first...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-31-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,909
Posted By JSY
Most frivolous stuff for me. 1. Messages...

Most frivolous stuff for me.

1. Messages (text)
2. Split Screen
3. Split Screen Entertainment View
4. Split Screen Location View
5. Route List
6. End Navigation
7. Traffic NYC...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-31-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,233
Posted By JSY
I have a 2012 X3 and I find the nav to be fine...

I have a 2012 X3 and I find the nav to be fine for the most part as for me it does what it needs to do. What I find to be less desirable is traffic and the way it is implemented. I don't find it...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-20-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 675
Posted By JSY
My GS4 works great with my 2012 X3 via bluetooth....

My GS4 works great with my 2012 X3 via bluetooth. I don't plug it in via USB unless I want to charge it. BMW Connected Apps, from what I know, only works in 2013 or later X3 models. I have a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-20-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,943
Posted By JSY
Yes, I used the word "unpair" incorrectly. I...

Yes, I used the word "unpair" incorrectly. I don't use my iPhone for phone activity, so it would have been only audio and it would disconnect bluetooth audio when I connected my phone via cable so...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-05-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By JSY
Whoa that is quite a dent there! With the slow...

Whoa that is quite a dent there! With the slow speed of the tailgate, and also since it'll stop when it gets resistance - it amazes me how a dent like that happened! I would think it would have...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-05-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,943
Posted By JSY
I have to admit that I still forget sometimes to...

I have to admit that I still forget sometimes to actually select the source when I want to play audio via bluetooth!

Also, someone mentioned earlier about having the phone plugged in would create...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-16-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,238
Posted By JSY
Yeah, I've always gotten that too. I think it...

Yeah, I've always gotten that too. I think it has to do in the event the phone was stolen, so they couldn't track it all the way to where the car is, and their thought is that you'd only use it to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-16-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By JSY
I noticed this happened to me a few times over...

I noticed this happened to me a few times over the last weekend. Try completely exiting out of the BMW Connected App on your iPhone. Disconnect the phone from your car, then press the menu button...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-16-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,618
Posted By JSY
If you lease and plan on getting a new X3 every 3...

If you lease and plan on getting a new X3 every 3 years or so, I can't see how the tire insurance can be cost effective. I think you'd really need to have at least 3 of the tires to need to be...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-22-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 845
Posted By JSY
If I recall, both my 2007 and 2009 X3s, the rear...

If I recall, both my 2007 and 2009 X3s, the rear panel popped up as well as the front panel for vent and the headliner split open in the middle. Not so in my 2012 X3.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-07-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,594
Posted By JSY
I like the white but to be honest, I think the...

I like the white but to be honest, I think the white would make my eyes sore at night with the contrast, thought I can't tell the intensity - so maybe not.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-05-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,058
Posted By JSY
Wow... Thanks! I never really considered the HUD...

Wow... Thanks! I never really considered the HUD and didn't realize the dash would be so different.. Is it wrong to want the HUD just for the digital dashboard... lol
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-05-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,058
Posted By JSY
I've always had the CEL on prior to starting the...

I've always had the CEL on prior to starting the car in just about every car I've ever owned to my recollection..

But I really wanted to comment on that display above.. So that digital display is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-05-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,217
Posted By JSY
My 2013 X3 35i is my 3rd X3 and prior to each...

My 2013 X3 35i is my 3rd X3 and prior to each one, I always configured out what I wanted on the BMW website as it actually gives you a visual of what the car would look like. This is where I noticed...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-05-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By JSY
Yeah, I know when I got my video I was excited...

Yeah, I know when I got my video I was excited even if the cameras not work for two parts of it... lol, I did not see how the front window shield was installed and also missed the moment my car hit...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-12-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,880
Posted By JSY
Has anyone verified that the coding for this...

Has anyone verified that the coding for this works on the X3? I had some things coded on my 2012 X3, like closing the side mirrors by holding your finger on the lock space of the door handle outside...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-12-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,390
Posted By JSY
This bothers me a lot. I have a lot of tracks...

This bothers me a lot. I have a lot of tracks that have non English characters and sometimes the whole title is in non-English so all I get are boxes for each character.

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But when...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-29-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
Okay, I found a solution - using the normal cable...

Okay, I found a solution - using the normal cable AND using a stereo patch cable to connect the headphone out of the iPhone 5 to the 1/8" jack in my console. Now the audio from any audio type BMW...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-28-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
Okay, I did it tonight and here's what I have...

Okay, I did it tonight and here's what I have discovered...

Indeed, the BMW apps do work with the lightning cable direct into the USB console port. However, all music is coming out of the phone...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-28-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
I'm sorry, I wasn't descriptive enough. I had...

I'm sorry, I wasn't descriptive enough. I had the 6NR retrofitted to my car that allowed me to use that cable in lieu of the media cradle. The port in the console was wired to also access the menu...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-28-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
Okay, the reason I ask is because I currently use...

Okay, the reason I ask is because I currently use this to connect my iPhone 4:

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41tcu6tlDrL._SS400_.jpg

and it gives me access to BMW Apps as well as the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-27-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
How are you getting it to connect? Do you have a...

How are you getting it to connect? Do you have a lightning to 30 pin cable? I thought those were not out yet - or I'm having no luck finding any anywhere. I just received my iPhone and it's still...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-21-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By JSY
True but actually since I had my retrofitted I...

True but actually since I had my retrofitted I use a cable and not a cradle so I am SOL if it doesn't work... (which now I've read somewhere that the apps would work) Ah, oh well someone will know...
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