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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,251
Posted By two-five boy
Totally plausible given your type of commute....

Totally plausible given your type of commute. Report back when you've had a chance to take it for a long hwy run at 60'ish mph and if you don't achieve north of 30mpg.


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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,004
Posted By two-five boy
I recently went to the dealer for the...

I recently went to the dealer for the recall/repair but was told that my car doesn't need the repairs, despite having received the recall letter already! Supposedly my car was not part of the recall...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-28-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,492
Posted By two-five boy
The point is for BMW to achieve artificially...

The point is for BMW to achieve artificially higher EPA #'s, w/o footing the bill for starter replacement as most likely the car will be well past warranty period when the starter fails.:mad:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-28-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,044
Posted By two-five boy
You are aware that the BMS tune WILL void your...

You are aware that the BMS tune WILL void your warranty, while the Dinan will most likely NOT, right? Hence the huge price difference between the 2.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-28-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By two-five boy
My last bimmer had < 5k miles each year and I had...

My last bimmer had < 5k miles each year and I had no issues getting a low mileage oil chg. annually. I think the qualification for low mile oil change is 5K miles or 1 year.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-16-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,465
Posted By two-five boy
I'm referring to the exterior trim on the bottom...

I'm referring to the exterior trim on the bottom portion of the car, side skirts, rear valence, etc. Anywhere that you'd see the silver trim on x-line would be gloss blk on the sport.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-26-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,274
Posted By two-five boy
Brakes pulling the car in one direction usually...

Brakes pulling the car in one direction usually indicates seized or stuck calipers. However this only occurred intermittently and in heavy rain creates more of a mystery. I'd have the dealer re-check...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-11-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,465
Posted By two-five boy
I heard the addition of a/s tires as a no cost...

I heard the addition of a/s tires as a no cost option was effective as of dec12'. I would assume the tires with 18" wheels would be the pirellis, same as the sport. Not sure about the 19's or if a/s...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-30-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By two-five boy
I was quoted 6-8 weeks. Acutal took 7 wks from...

I was quoted 6-8 weeks. Acutal took 7 wks from production to arriving at dealership.

FYI, each dealer has a certain # of orders it can place for each specific model (allocation). Therefore, make...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-26-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,171
Posted By two-five boy
I've been using the paddles to vary rpms on the...

I've been using the paddles to vary rpms on the highway since I'm still in break-in stage. I'd imagine using them most often on curvy roads to optimize the powerband. I definitely wanted the paddles...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-26-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,502
Posted By two-five boy
I have an open recall too. Is this to update the...

I have an open recall too. Is this to update the Nav system to the 2013 version? I'm pissed as I had read about this prior to taking delivery on 12/8, and I had specifically asked my dealer if the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-26-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,234
Posted By two-five boy
Its definitely a rare bird so far, as I have only...

Its definitely a rare bird so far, as I have only seen 3 in my area. I'm sure ppl confuse mine for an X3 as its badgeless in the rear.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-26-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,465
Posted By two-five boy
XLine - Silver/Alum exterior trim, wood or copper...

XLine - Silver/Alum exterior trim, wood or copper interior bits, tobacco interior

Sport - gloss black exterior trim, gloss black or alum (+$500) interior trim, sport steering wheel and seats,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-26-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,905
Posted By two-five boy
My review of the x28i after 600+ miles

I've had my AW x28i Sportline w/almost all options for nearly 3 weeks and more than 600 miles, and wanted to provide my review of its pros/cons based on the short time I've had with it. FWIW, I came...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-18-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,263
Posted By two-five boy
I broke-in my previous BMW by driving it below 3k...

I broke-in my previous BMW by driving it below 3k rpms during the first 4-500 miles, no more than medium throttle either during that time. Then I progressively increased the rpm to about 4k by 1000...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-17-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,879
Posted By two-five boy
Great to see you've taken delivery of urs as...

Great to see you've taken delivery of urs as well. Man that was a long wait!

What % tint do u have? The rears look darker than the fronts?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-12-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By two-five boy
Maco is a regional marketing fee that dealers pay...

Maco is a regional marketing fee that dealers pay to BMW, iirc mine was $300. Ask the dealer to show it on their screen to make sure ur only paying the maco, training and nothing more.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-12-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,120
Posted By two-five boy
As mismaloya said, u should definitely consider...

As mismaloya said, u should definitely consider doing pcd in sc, in which case u can order ur car from any dealer in the country, and most likely get a great deal from a forum sponsor.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-12-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By two-five boy
Those prices were from bmwconfig.com? They...

Those prices were from bmwconfig.com? They usually don't include the training or maco fees, which are costs paid by dealer to bmwusa and non-negotiable. Otherwise, yes your goal is to get invoice +...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-10-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,120
Posted By two-five boy
I'd highly recommend the ultimate and lighting...

I'd highly recommend the ultimate and lighting pkgs, which includes the tech pkg for the iPhone integration. I just took delivery over the wknd and still learning the voice command functions.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-08-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,489
Posted By two-five boy
How can we tell if we have the updated version?...

How can we tell if we have the updated version? I'm sure the dealer will tell me it was updated if I ask....
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-08-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,489
Posted By two-five boy
Got a call from dealer that the car is in their...

Got a call from dealer that the car is in their hands as of late Thursday 12/6, and I'm picking it up today, 12/8. I didn't even bother to ask if the nav was updated as I'm tired of driving my beater...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-08-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,514
Posted By two-five boy
Does anyone know if our 8-spd is the same unit as...

Does anyone know if our 8-spd is the same unit as the X3, X5 and other cars across the product line? I had an X5 for the past 2 yrs and rarely read about tranny problems. In fact I have nothing but...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-30-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,489
Posted By two-five boy
The only info I got from my dealer this morning...

The only info I got from my dealer this morning was confirmation that there is some sort of delay at the port, with no eta on the arrival at dealership. This sucks as I was planning to take it for a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-29-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,241
Posted By two-five boy
U chose a metallic color that costs $550 more,...

U chose a metallic color that costs $550 more, while tofu must have chosen either alpine white or jet black, both are no cost colors.
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