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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-07-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
Reporting back on my transmission problems! My...

Reporting back on my transmission problems! My dealership found the problem!
The Mechatronic module that controls the transmission is defective. Spartanburg sent a replacement mechatronic module...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-28-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,627
Posted By ecidi
I trust my dealership. The Bobby Rahal BMW of...

I trust my dealership. The Bobby Rahal BMW of Washington, Pa has been voted as one of the 31 BMW dealership to receive the 2012 Center of Excellence Award by BMW, USA. In fact, my dealership gave...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-28-2012, 03:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,627
Posted By ecidi
Thanks Capterwin! From the response I am...

Thanks Capterwin! From the response I am getting(none) I might only be the first one to have an I-drive computer glitch that controls the transmission of the 2013 X3 build 35i car engines. I have...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-26-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,627
Posted By ecidi
Transmission problem with new 2013 X3 drive 35i car

3 weeks into driving my brand new 2013 X3 drive 35i, my transmission went into fail/safe mode and went to mid-gear safe mode. Although it happens only once in a while, it shows up. Took it to Rahal...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-26-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
I am reporting back about my problems with the...

I am reporting back about my problems with the transmission. I took my car back to my dealership. They said mechanically there is no problem with the transmission going into fail/safe mode. The...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-23-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
I got these Goodyear Eagle LS2 run flat OEM tires...

I got these Goodyear Eagle LS2 run flat OEM tires made in Germany on my 2013 BMW X3 build 35i and I am really worried about "bubbles" after reading the reviews of users at Tire Rack.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
THe wife said the engine was running with the...

THe wife said the engine was running with the transmission on neutral. Hope they find the problem tomorrow.

Ephraim Imperio
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
Thanks, Joe. I am not messing around with this...

Thanks, Joe. I am not messing around with this gear problem. The car is going in tomorrow for service at the Rahal BMW Dealership, which is located just about 10 minutes away from my home. I will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
Joe, thanks for your reassurance. It made sense...

Joe, thanks for your reassurance. It made sense to me. How do you cycle off and on through the gear shifts? Can I do this manually if it happens again?

effie imperio
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,046
Posted By ecidi
I, too received my 2013 X3 build 35i. car. I...

I, too received my 2013 X3 build 35i. car. I echo the driving sentiment as described above. Right off the bat we had two problems, though. First, after the first refueling, the "Canadian Emission...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-07-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,134
Posted By ecidi
Sorry! I have black nevada leather interior and...

Sorry! I have black nevada leather interior and not mojave!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-07-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,284
Posted By ecidi
No, you don't have to to through the IDrivemenu...

No, you don't have to to through the IDrivemenu to disable it. There is a button right next to the "ignition button" to disable the stop/start function.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-07-2012, 05:48 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,134
Posted By ecidi
My 2013 X3 35i has an exterior color of Space...

My 2013 X3 35i has an exterior color of Space Gray metallic gray and interior black Mojave leather seats with gorgeous stitching. I would not describe the black mojave as black-black but almost...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-07-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,302
Posted By ecidi
We just took delivery of our 2013 X3 35i and...

We just took delivery of our 2013 X3 35i and these items were missing.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-07-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,284
Posted By ecidi
i disabled the AutoStartStop function as soon as...

i disabled the AutoStartStop function as soon as we took delivery of our 2013 X3 35i car as this could be a potential source of problems.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-01-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,548
Posted By ecidi
Me too. The original xenons on my 2001 X5 are...

Me too. The original xenons on my 2001 X5 are still working!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-25-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,011
Posted By ecidi
Boy, that was quick! Pre-ordered mine on 3/24...

Boy, that was quick! Pre-ordered mine on 3/24 and I still don't have mine delivered!:mad::mad::mad:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-09-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,401
Posted By ecidi
Can one voice command the radio to search for...

Can one voice command the radio to search for Pandora by saying, "search pandora"
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,363
Posted By ecidi
That is insane! Here in the US the M Sport...

That is insane! Here in the US the M Sport Package for the X3 35i cost $3000.00
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,546
Posted By ecidi
Girly??? It looks like more of a small version...

Girly??? It looks like more of a small version of a Hearse to me!!! Sorry, Evoque owners!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,567
Posted By ecidi
1 and 1/2 weeks ago I was able to build my 2013...

1 and 1/2 weeks ago I was able to build my 2013 x-drive X3 build 35i at Rahal's BMW and just got notified by BMW, USA last night that my build is in the production line. I was also notified and I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,142
Posted By ecidi
I never liked the ride and the noise that the...

I never liked the ride and the noise that the Pirelli P7 tires had on my Mercedes E55 AMG. I returned it and replaced it with the Michelins. Rides better and a lot less noise.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,908
Posted By ecidi
I just got this today from the BMW website when I...

I just got this today from the BMW website when I checked if my car is in production:
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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,316
Posted By ecidi
You are right. I just found out that if you...

You are right. I just found out that if you order the Sport Activity Package with the 2013 model X3 X-drive 35i, the 19 inch light alloy wheels is included in the package therefore not offered as...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-03-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,316
Posted By ecidi
I hope you are right, Winterfill! Here's wishing...

I hope you are right, Winterfill! Here's wishing that your satellite radio will be included in the build.
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