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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2012, 04:43 AM
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Posted By tobyfg
Usaret's suggestions put to the test.......... ...

Usaret's suggestions put to the test..........
Clutch depressed for about a minute, and engaging a gear becomes difficult. Didn't notice a drop in engine revs though after a minute in 6th with...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 938
Posted By tobyfg
Smile All points noted thank you. I am aware of CDV...

All points noted thank you. I am aware of CDV issues from the forums and as suggested elsewhere I may seek to remove this.
Usaret, you describe a set of circumstances that sounds bang on the money....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 938
Posted By tobyfg
04 X3 rough clutch

Hi,
I'm new to bimmerfest so please help me out. I have a 2004 X3 2.5 Sport 6 speed manual with 55k. Gear change from 1st to 2nd and then up into 3rd is often rough, with a little 'crunch' going...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-26-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By tobyfg
Sorry forgot to mention, no dash lights....

Sorry forgot to mention, no dash lights. Yet.........
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-26-2012, 03:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By tobyfg
Fronts and rears have similar tread. They appear...

Fronts and rears have similar tread. They appear to have only been on the car for about 4000miles max. Fronts slightly more worn than the rears of course, but nothing excessive. The car has only done...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-26-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By tobyfg
Thank you Tim. The dealer who supplied me the car...

Thank you Tim. The dealer who supplied me the car a few weeks ago has offered to pay half the cost of the tyres so I feel a tad less aggrieved!
Booked in for the TC oil change this week. I'll keep...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-25-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By tobyfg
Ok I'm a mong who can't read. Or type. The fitted...

Ok I'm a mong who can't read. Or type. The fitted tyres are 235/50/18. And the BMW specialist has today informed me that the computer has recorded a Transfer case fault in that the oil needs...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-25-2012, 03:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By tobyfg
Question Whats with this transfer box issue??

Hi,
New to the forum, new to BMW. Had a 2004/54 X3 2.5i Sport for about a month, and largely impressed. HOWEVER............. snatchy rough gear change, whining at lower revs, and a bit of a howl...
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