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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-21-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,853
Posted By Toast.
Same question was posted about a year ago - try...

Same question was posted about a year ago - try searching.
Ultimately comes down to preference since both are great cars.

Pros of SQ5 better brakes and more stock hp.
Cons dated design, smallish...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-03-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,393
Posted By Toast.
1. Daily - i have a regular commute and know of 2...

1. Daily - i have a regular commute and know of 2 "safe" spots where i get to feel my engine at full glory.
2. 6 cyl
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Thanks for all your feedback. I'll be ordering...

Thanks for all your feedback.
I'll be ordering very soon.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Sears is quoting $90 but they will deduct $20 if...

Sears is quoting $90 but they will deduct $20 if I buy the tires from them.
Although they need to Michelin on Monday and see if they can order the 102V style.

How do they feel traction wise...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-19-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Yes definitely doing alignment. Inside of my...

Yes definitely doing alignment.
Inside of my front driver side tire is worn out so either alignment or camber issue.

But dont want to spend $1200 on tires and have them wear unevenly for not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-18-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Wow amazing - Michelin "help desk" called me...

Wow amazing - Michelin "help desk" called me yesterday saying that they are new tires and not to expect them in stores for 2 months - awesome!
Looks like ill be calling Costco - thanks for you help....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-13-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Great thanks for that bit of info. I will wait...

Great thanks for that bit of info. I will wait until the 16

Load Rating for 35 is 102 and load rating for 28 is also 102
H is speed rating up to 130 and V speed rating = 150

Not sure why they...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-13-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By Toast.
Thanks for info - im 42k on my Good Years but the...

Thanks for info - im 42k on my Good Years but the inside of tire is down to tread bar.
Looking at Michelin MXM4 at Costco for $280 p/tire even though Tirerack is listing them for $268.

As of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-26-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 617
Posted By Toast.
I have a 7 year old a 2 year and when we take...

I have a 7 year old a 2 year and when we take trips i can fit large suitcase, small suit case, stroller and 2 -3 small bags in the trunk.
You'll be fine but pick your car seats wisely.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-15-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Dhp
Views: 456
Posted By Toast.
Most of my driving in my X3.5 is being a...

Most of my driving in my X3.5 is being a responsible daddy/kid drop off machine.
I live in LA so very few times do I get to drive without traffic but on those rare special minutes, I engage DHP get...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-11-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 5
Dhp
Views: 456
Posted By Toast.
If you enjoy turning your sav into a "sports" car...

If you enjoy turning your sav into a "sports" car then you need DHP.
It enhance the dynamics by stiffening up the suspension.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-22-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,597
Posted By Toast.
My apologies I did not have a JB4, it was a Stage...

My apologies I did not have a JB4, it was a Stage 1.
Unfortunately had some trouble with it recently where i was getting drivetrain malfunction.
I pulled the chip and took it to BMW and all was...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-27-2015, 01:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By Toast.
Seems interesting do you know anybody who's tried...

Seems interesting do you know anybody who's tried it?
I originally liked the idea of Burger tuning since they are in Simi Valley but when I had a problem with my Stg 1 they said they no longer...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-22-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By Toast.
Pulled my Burger Stg 1

Very sad to say that after about 37,000 miles I had to pull my Burger Stage 1 tuning and I really miss it!

Coming back from Vegas I got the orange engine light and a drivetrain malfunction. I was...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-03-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,597
Posted By Toast.
Burger JB4, i've put about 30,000 miles on it and...

Burger JB4, i've put about 30,000 miles on it and never a problem.

Thank for the launch info i was wondering where the sweet spot was for launching.
Friend has a 435i, we've done a couple of runs...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-02-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,597
Posted By Toast.
Congrats thats some nice numbers. Guessing you...

Congrats thats some nice numbers.
Guessing you are you stock - wonder how you would do with a chip.
Any tricks to launching?

My X3.5 is chipped, raced a current gen SRT8 and was able to slightly...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-20-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By Toast.
Dont think there is an automatic way but you can...

Dont think there is an automatic way but you can program the memory settings in to the "radio 1-8 buttons"
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-17-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,029
Posted By Toast.
Are you sure they are staggered?

Are you sure they are staggered?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-10-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By Toast.
key fob open\close hatch and open\close with...

key fob open\close hatch and open\close with button in cab
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-02-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By Toast.
1. Windows up\down with key fob 2. Disabled...

1. Windows up\down with key fob
2. Disabled seat belt warning chime
3. Changed nav start image to M Logo
4. Video while driving
5. Open \ close rear hatch
6. Show digital MPH
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-28-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By Toast.
On a hot sunny day will this really help cool the...

On a hot sunny day will this really help cool the car off?
Im assuming we would have to leave windows down and hope that outside air is cooler then temp in car for this to work?
It would be nice if...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-28-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,592
Posted By Toast.
Daryl - My local shop near los angeles quoted...

Daryl -
My local shop near los angeles quoted $200 for a hitch install.
Would install on invisi hitch be more difficult/require more time then a normal hitch install?

Thanks in advance, I think...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-25-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Toast.
Doesn't seem to be much interest in the F25 X3...

Doesn't seem to be much interest in the F25 X3 aftermarket even though it has such great potential.

I feel like the OEM brakes should be better for the weight of the vehicle.
I haven't taken it...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-24-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Toast.
Alcon BBK

I've been looking to upgrade my brakes for a long time and finally found "BMW X3 F25 (10-14) FRONT MONO6 380X32MM BIG BRAKE KIT...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-23-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,803
Posted By Toast.
Edmunds has the weights as follows X28 4112...

Edmunds has the weights as follows
X28
4112 lbs. / 293 hp = 14.07 (stock 240)
X35
4222 lbs. / 300 hp = 14.07

So is it safe to assume that the chip is boosting hp by 50-60 hp - nice!

I have...
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