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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-15-2013, 07:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,390
Posted By Xeraphim
For me it was the Msport Xenon Lights ...

For me it was the

Msport
Xenon Lights
Heated Seats
HK sound


I actually let myself get talked into the panoramic roof even though I was against it (didn't want leaks, chances of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-13-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 974
Posted By Xeraphim
The people that drive with me need the hand...

The people that drive with me need the hand grabs. Its my way to gauge how fast I am really going without looking at the speedo.:rofl:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-10-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,677
Posted By Xeraphim
I use the Trunk Monkey Trunk Monkey...

I use the Trunk Monkey

Trunk Monkey (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8avOiTUcD4Y).


But in all seriousness, has anyone considered finding the parts for the X3 actuator and seeing how much it...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-10-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 974
Posted By Xeraphim
I couldn't find it on PEP Boys, but i picked up a...

I couldn't find it on PEP Boys, but i picked up a stack of Black Microfiber cloth like this (http://secure.brotex.com/shop/item.asp?itemid=129). I stuffed it inside the door compartment and cup...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-10-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 762
Posted By Xeraphim
This is really dependant upon how tall you are...

This is really dependant upon how tall you are and where your seat position is. If you are Peter Dinklage, this will be a non issue. If you are Yao Ming, yes she will be touching the back of the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-03-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,991
Posted By Xeraphim
Ok, I'm not sure I understand the problem, but I...

Ok, I'm not sure I understand the problem, but I do see emails and such from the iDrive system I have. I can't confirm that this works on the iPhone 5 (don't see why not)... but you do need office...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-19-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,035
Posted By Xeraphim
I actually am a bit shocked to know people use...

I actually am a bit shocked to know people use the ASS feature in areas such as SoFlo and Texas. My experience with it is that it tends to have an adverse effect on the AC.

As for people having...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,848
Posted By Xeraphim
With an optometrist's note stating that bright...

With an optometrist's note stating that bright lights can be damaging to your eye sigtht as well as your own tinting you can legally tint your front window in Florida. You just have to keep the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-15-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 816
Posted By Xeraphim
This is what I did. When I went I went with a...

This is what I did. When I went I went with a friend of mine that also test drove while I sat in the backseat to listen for road noise, stereo, etc. I was ok without the Servotronic, but for her...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-08-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,411
Posted By Xeraphim
You are absolutely right. I am aware of their...

You are absolutely right. I am aware of their transmission, but calling it Skyactive isn't quiet right either. I just used CVT just because it was the easiest thing to type at the time explaining. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-08-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,411
Posted By Xeraphim
For me the Cx5 was a nice drive and seemed very...

For me the Cx5 was a nice drive and seemed very fuel efficient but I had issues with pickup after 45 because of their CVT. Trying to merge on the 95 trail run was kind of scary because of no real...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,411
Posted By Xeraphim
For me the big negative was the interior compared...

For me the big negative was the interior compared to other BMWs. But for me I wanted an SUV after having cars almost all my life for various reasons (hiking trips, living in areas with high snow...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,085
Posted By Xeraphim
Unfortunately, I can not honestly answer this as...

Unfortunately, I can not honestly answer this as where I am stationed right now has been cool. When I was in Florida and in Texas though with my previous BMW (not x1) I don't remember having...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-05-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,440
Posted By Xeraphim
Man I hope you didn't take what I wrote with any...

Man I hope you didn't take what I wrote with any offense. As truly none was meant. I know in the 3 series that I drove for a while my computer was actually reset to match the correct milage, I'm...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-05-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,440
Posted By Xeraphim
One thing I have to say is that you have to look...

One thing I have to say is that you have to look at the speed that people are driving. Not to pick on HotRodW (most of his information is what helped me decide to buy), but his average speed is near...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-05-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,085
Posted By Xeraphim
While where I live and test drove the BMW, Audi,...

While where I live and test drove the BMW, Audi, Mercs, etc has been cold I have tested the heating and cooling. The BMW and Audi pretty much are in similar boats. The difference for cooling will...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-01-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By Xeraphim
I usually tie those people to the roof racks or...

I usually tie those people to the roof racks or put them in the overhead carry containers.

Outside of that advice, I will say take a look at this...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-28-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,035
Posted By Xeraphim
Its funny you mentioned Kia. They were the only...

Its funny you mentioned Kia. They were the only ones that I had problems pushing the mirrors out past the door handles. I haven't had any issues with the X1 and am awaiting my order right now. I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-28-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By Xeraphim
Sounds like a disconnect from the Crossover/amp. ...

Sounds like a disconnect from the Crossover/amp. Check for a blown fuse if you have one.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-28-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,035
Posted By Xeraphim
So you mean kind of like having a 260 hp engine...

So you mean kind of like having a 260 hp engine that can do 180 but having a limiter on it that reaches only 166?

I'm not saying that it is perfect but most of the times that they do the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-26-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,035
Posted By Xeraphim
I use to want to just see the door handle of my...

I use to want to just see the door handle of my car in the lower part of the mirror, but after somebody corrected me on how to fix it for blind spot monitoring I found out that I was doing it wrong. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-26-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,258
Posted By Xeraphim
Are there pictures of these?

Are there pictures of these?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,232
Posted By Xeraphim
:thumbup: I always assumed that the people with...

:thumbup:
I always assumed that the people with the high beams burning through the back of my trunk and giving me the quick tan were trying to see if they could generate XRays and illuminate the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,232
Posted By Xeraphim
I night tested the car and I can say that the...

I night tested the car and I can say that the headlights are ok. They are on par with most new car standard lights. If you are looking to see through the car ahead of you (IE illuminate the car and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-22-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Xeraphim
:rofl: I'm not sure if I should laugh or be...

:rofl:

I'm not sure if I should laugh or be curious on what demolition course you take to work/school.
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