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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-04-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By edx1
Blanket (Indoor car cover)

Anyone found a blanket/cover for the z3 coupe?

Mine Z3 is kept indoors but I just want that extra bit of protection in case someone or something bumps into it so that there is less chance of...
Forum: California 01-28-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By edx1
I tried that, I'm heading to vegas after the buy,...

I tried that, I'm heading to vegas after the buy, the shops listed there are all 45+ minutes in the wrong direction. The site didn't find anything near Hollister or southeast, but I figure there...
Forum: California 01-28-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By edx1
Flying into San Jose to buy a private sale car, need good indie to check before drive

I'm flying in to San Jose to buy a z3 coupe in Hollister. I've called Monterey and even Bakersfield BMW to get an appointment for an oil change (recommended by non-enthusiast owner so it's probably...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-24-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 773
Posted By edx1
I've had the warning. Once from leaving my...

I've had the warning. Once from leaving my odbii Bluetooth adaptor in overnight, another time from a ultragauge that had a stuck button and thus didn't turn off when the car did. The power codes...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-18-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By edx1
I did some digging after the post and have mostly...

I did some digging after the post and have mostly concluded that all s52's were asc. m54's and s54's are drive-by-wire which means it would make more sense to add dsc with that change over vs...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-13-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By edx1
What years had DSC on Coupe & M Coupe?

I'm looking at getting either a S52 (Likely just outside my budget for a third car) or a M54. I can't find out if both got DSC in 2000 (year or model year?) or if it varied slightly between these...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-08-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By edx1
Long press, everything off, but fyi even then...

Long press, everything off, but fyi even then not everything is off apparently. You can't drift the x1 because some sort of stability control kicks in if the car goes more than about 20 degrees...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-18-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 380
Posted By edx1
dme versions and new firmware lowering power & torque

Anyone know how to find out what dme versions our cars came with, and versions dealers might have installed up to now?

I took my car in for a few startup misfires (no codes, just knew using...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-21-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By edx1
I run 18 staggered stock summer and 17 square...

I run 18 staggered stock summer and 17 square winter. You can feel the difference in smoothness but i prefer the 18s for sporty driving. I've had problems with rolling tires on their edges during...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-09-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 625
Posted By edx1
BMW only warranties up to 2000 miles for...

BMW only warranties up to 2000 miles for alignment from what I've read.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-06-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By edx1
no code, but occasional misfires. normal?

If I fire up torque and scan for codes it's clear. However if I run the test option in the app it almost always reports a few misfires on cylinder (1 to 4 counts for "the last 10 car starts"). ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-06-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,090
Posted By edx1
Mine did it, not sure when but it was before the...

Mine did it, not sure when but it was before the first service.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-02-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By edx1
I have goodyear efficigrip and after about 13k...

I have goodyear efficigrip and after about 13k miles on them the they're at 3/32 and will be replaced soon. I've also had a few laps on a track that removed about 1/32 total during this last summer....
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-27-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 828
Posted By edx1
Sorry, I should have said updates related to...

Sorry, I should have said updates related to ecu, transmission, and other core systems...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-26-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 828
Posted By edx1
List of software updates for the x1

Is there a list anywhere of software updates that may be applied when someone takes an x1 in for servicing? Or have there been zero?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-10-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,174
Posted By edx1
Any idea where the salt got into? I'm sure I'm...

Any idea where the salt got into? I'm sure I'm not the only one who drives on salt/brine solutions during the winter and driving in salt mist is almost a daily encounter during winter months. Is...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-06-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,141
Posted By edx1
First few tanks, keeping under 3500rpm I would...

First few tanks, keeping under 3500rpm I would get 24mpg with mixed use. I've seen 26mpg on road trips of all freeway and 70-70mph. Spirited driving I get 18-20mpg. Going over 3krpm greatly...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-22-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By edx1
Tracking Dinan Stage 2 performance

I figure since I'm doing some testing and performance charting of the Dinan Stage 2 tune I got last month, I might as well post the information here for others who are interested in the details.
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-24-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By edx1
Anyone have a dyne showing their jb4? rdkind62, I...

Anyone have a dyne showing their jb4? rdkind62, I believe your cobb dyne is for your 335is is it not? I've been exhaustively looking for a x1 jb4 dyne but can't find one, let alone a before and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-22-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By edx1
Looking for opinions on tunes for those who've had them

There aren't many x1s with tunes so I thought I'd see if anyone who's had them could comment. Cobb, Turner, proceed, still are lacking so I think it's just jb4 and dinan stage 2.

I got a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-21-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,000
Posted By edx1
I had an x4 28i as a loaner last week. 320 last...

I had an x4 28i as a loaner last week. 320 last year. I can see dealers using x1s as they are lower cost, but I don't care what someone thinks of my car, I could think little of theirs too. Just...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-05-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By edx1
Mine pops a fair bit, 20k. One pop the other day...

Mine pops a fair bit, 20k. One pop the other day startled me quite a bit, loudest I'd had yet, and the car was stopped btw, but running ac at max as I had just left work.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-29-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,217
Posted By edx1
Absolutely. Local Utah dealership couldn't get...

Absolutely. Local Utah dealership couldn't get their act together for doing an ED. I was asked to come back and resign documents four times, the last I showed up and waited an hour before being...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-24-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By edx1
Shifting in manual doesn't change gears if pushing the car.

I can recreate it every time on certain corners and it's really frustrating. Basically if the car is in sport/manual (all traction control off, though I'm not sure this matters) and I go around a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-24-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,855
Posted By edx1
I did, I'm not totally satisfied. The angle of...

I did, I'm not totally satisfied. The angle of view (claimed 160) is not that wide, the image at night is pretty dim/hard to see, and finding a good screen that shows a big image is hard to place. ...
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