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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-29-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 349
Posted By investor27
I just had my 2013 X1 in for the last maintenance...

I just had my 2013 X1 in for the last maintenance before my 4-year warranty was up. I asked my SA if my transmission fluid needed to be flush, and he said that BMW has a life-time rating on the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-29-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By investor27
What do you guys do to the OEM RFT tires after replacing them with the non-RFT ones?

I had a nail in one of my wife's X1 tires today, and it needs to be replaced. The funny thing is there were actually 2 nails in the left rear driver side, and it baffles me how the front tire didn't...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-24-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By investor27
BMW changed a wired harness and one fuel injector...

BMW changed a wired harness and one fuel injector to clear a fault, and reprogramed my 2013 X1. I don't know if the injector was dirty or just faulty. Would it be helpful if I use a bottle of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-19-2016, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By investor27
I just dropped the X1 off at another BMW Service...

I just dropped the X1 off at another BMW Service Center. I had to leave the X1 there since they didn't have the parts (a computer connector module). They think a connector harness is bad, and needs...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-13-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By investor27
No acceleration after an oil change X1 xDrive28i.

Two weeks ago, on the way out of the parking lot at the BMW service center after an annual oil change, I completely lost acceleration. The X1 just slowed down to a stop. Applying pressure to the gas...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-30-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,291
Posted By investor27
I guess I'm old school. My X1 has a July 2013...

I guess I'm old school. My X1 has a July 2013 build, and there's absolutely no problem with it. In the past when I've taken my other BMWs in for recalls, all sorts of problems started happening to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-30-2013, 05:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,045
Posted By investor27
That is correct. My 535i xDrive count down the...

That is correct. My 535i xDrive count down the same way by dropping 1,000 miles increment.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-29-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,045
Posted By investor27
Thanks for all the replies and suggestions you...

Thanks for all the replies and suggestions you guys.

My computer on the X1 drops mileage per 1000. I've had the car for 14 months now, but with only 5,899 miles on the odometer. Yet the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-28-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,045
Posted By investor27
Is the 1st oil change schedule 12k miles or 12 months which ever is first?

I've had my X1 for 14 months now, but only with 6,000 miles on it. The oil schedule shows that I need to drive another 9,000 miles (about another 1 1/2 years) before I can take my car in for the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-04-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,623
Posted By investor27
33.4 miles is what I get on the highway from our...

33.4 miles is what I get on the highway from our X1 xDrive28i.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-18-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 828
Posted By investor27
Cruise control just shut off suddenly today.

I was driving up the same hill going home everyday, when all of the sudden the auto cruise control disengages, the yellow icon blink once and the caution alarm sounded once as well. The same thing...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-30-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,185
Posted By investor27
After hearing all the negative stories about...

After hearing all the negative stories about run-flat tires, I was very apprehensive about receiving my X1 with them. But after doing so, I must admit, I'm loving mine. They are very quiet, and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-30-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,217
Posted By investor27
Sorry to hear that, Bimmerized. We haven't had...

Sorry to hear that, Bimmerized. We haven't had any issues with ours at all.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-25-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,431
Posted By investor27
When I was at a parking lot with a black X3, at...

When I was at a parking lot with a black X3, at first glance I thought the X1 is about the same size. But after parking next to the X3, the X1 is quite a bit smaller. It was a big difference, so I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-25-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,739
Posted By investor27
Ordered on July 8th, the X1 arrived in Baltimore...

Ordered on July 8th, the X1 arrived in Baltimore on August 16th, was at the dealership here in the Midwest a week later for delivery.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-25-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,192
Posted By investor27
I came from the 535i xDrive instead, but this has...

I came from the 535i xDrive instead, but this has been my experience with the X1 as well.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-25-2012, 06:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,583
Posted By investor27
I consistently get 33.1 mpg on the highway. With...

I consistently get 33.1 mpg on the highway. With Eco Pro mode on I get more than that at 70 mph. Pushing to 75 mph drops it down to 30-31 mpg, which is a big difference. In my experience, Eco Pro...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-17-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,475
Posted By investor27
Mine is Mineral Grey, and my wife absolutely...

Mine is Mineral Grey, and my wife absolutely loves it. Just came back from a retreat meeting, and everyone who walked by said how rich and beautiful the color was. Black and White colors are nice...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-16-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,239
Posted By investor27
It's not that big of a deal. The hatch is easily...

It's not that big of a deal. The hatch is easily closed by hand without any issues.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-13-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By investor27
Hi Netarc, Below is what I just posted over...

Hi Netarc,

Below is what I just posted over at the xBimmer forum in regards to my experience with the Servotronic option. I had done a lot of researching and reading comments from everyone...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-02-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By investor27
Thanks for the help, Bimmerized. I think you're...

Thanks for the help, Bimmerized. I think you're in luck since the EPS with Servotronic can be programmed to have heavier steering if you wanted as per past discussions on here.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-01-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By investor27
There are 2 star-shape caps on the left hand side...

There are 2 star-shape caps on the left hand side under the hood. One has CHF 11 written on the top of the cap, and the other has the words "Do not open when hot" and 140 written in the middle of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-30-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By investor27
Just got my X1 xDrive28i and have a few questions

I was just wondering if anyone knows the answer to a few questions. We just picked up my wife's mineral grey X1 last night, and I have a few questions:

1) How do I check the tire pressure using...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-21-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,231
Posted By investor27
Nice! Great pictures. Thanks. My mineral grey...

Nice! Great pictures. Thanks. My mineral grey X1 xDrive28i arrived at port in Baltimore on the 17th, and should be on its way to my dealership in the Midwest. Hopefully, we will have it by early...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-09-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,906
Posted By investor27
I'm in the Midwest, a few hours from Chicago. ...

I'm in the Midwest, a few hours from Chicago. The port of entrance is Baltimore ETA 8-16-2012. I don't know how much longer to where I live near Chicago, but I'm thinking another week or so. Then...
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