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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By vzx
Yeah. I know. Maybe it's my driving style or...

Yeah. I know. Maybe it's my driving style or perhaps the roads and traffic are much better here in Indianapolis. I'm still on my OEM good year LS2's with 4.5 mm of tire tread remaining.

I'm...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-16-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By vzx
504096 I have a 14 x3 m-sport 35i. My...

504096

I have a 14 x3 m-sport 35i. My highway mileage with feather touch to the pedal is around 31-32. City b/w 21-24.

Avg so far with 27k miles is 26.8

While this does not answer your...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-16-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By vzx
I drive approx 13-14k a year currently due to my...

I drive approx 13-14k a year currently due to my commute (50 miles round trip). I guess when I move later this summer my commute will only be 20 miles. I would probably out 10k miles a year.

So I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-15-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By vzx
Yeah. Sorry my bad. 10 years (6+4) with 3rd party...

Yeah. Sorry my bad. 10 years (6+4) with 3rd party compared to 6 years (2+4) with BMW.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-15-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By vzx
Ext warranty and DHP Maintenance Questions

I've asked around and read a lost of posts about purchasing extended maintenance + warranty.

Came out with this conclusion:
Ext warranty - purchase for peace of mind.
Ext maintenance - not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-06-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By vzx
I have that problem with my Goodyear LS2's.

I have that problem with my Goodyear LS2's.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-06-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,852
Posted By vzx
I've got a 2014 35i bought in 2013. I do a...

I've got a 2014 35i bought in 2013. I do a combination of Mostly highway driving (70%) with some stop and go city. I get 22 in the city and 29-31 on highway. Combined mileage so far is 26.7 with 26k...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,109
Posted By vzx
I don't want to hijack the tread on a different...

I don't want to hijack the tread on a different topic :)

The dealership does pay for my annual oil change (anniversary oil change) every year in Apr for free (for the first 4 years or 50K miles)...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By vzx
Tire Change with DHP

I should have done some searching. Found this thread which mentions resetting the variable steering center with tire change in DHP equipped X3

X3 wheel alignment...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,202
Posted By vzx
Same question. I had just created another thread...

Same question. I had just created another thread about this. I too have DHP with sport and would like to change to non RFTs. Dealership charges a lot for tires and does not offer non RFTs. Would like...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-17-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,109
Posted By vzx
For my Production year BMW has a recommended oil...

For my Production year BMW has a recommended oil change of every 15k miles which is too much IMHO. They changed the interval to 10k in newer models (2 months after my car was manufactured) but refuse...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-17-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By vzx
Exclamation Tire Change with DHP

I've got a 2014 F25 with DHP. The factory crappy tires (goodyear eagle LS2) have about 25K on them and I suspect I'll have to change them in the next 3-5 months. I have been reading forum posts and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-17-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,109
Posted By vzx
Extended Warranty + Maintenance

I'm going to take a significant salary cut over the next 3 years (full time physician going back into fellowship training). My 2014 F25 has about 25K miles on it (12-15K per year) and at this rate,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-28-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By vzx
Go to options and make sure that you select music...

Go to options and make sure that you select music along with phone functions when your device is connected via USB. The car must be parked and engine not running.

Remember the car can only allow...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-28-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By vzx
Yes. I've got a pre-LCI 2014 F25 and have noted...

Yes. I've got a pre-LCI 2014 F25 and have noted several times (randomly) while driving that the info display will not load MP3 from the usb drive. The thumb/scroll wheel on the steering does not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-21-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By vzx
We use this one from Amazon. So far, no issues...

We use this one from Amazon. So far, no issues with any damage to leather.

BRICA seat guardian - Amazon Link (http://www.amazon.com/BRICA-Seat-Guardian-Car-Protector/dp/B00B7M7BKW/)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-21-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By vzx
i own the car. So I dont have to worry about OEM...

i own the car. So I dont have to worry about OEM tires. I've read mixed reviews about the michelin MXM4 ZP on tirerack (esp from BMW owners). I'll try looking up about the pirelli's
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By vzx
Recommendations for RFT Tires

I recently got a loaner 320i and noted amazing ride quality - driving over potholes or bumps did not sound like I just drove into a 1 foot ditch (like my current X3's goodyear LS RFT's). When I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,072
Posted By vzx
I think BMW sells an official kit for the same....

I think BMW sells an official kit for the same. Check your local stealership.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By vzx
Used a box cutter knife for the cargo holders....

Used a box cutter knife for the cargo holders. They have precut lines with raised edges. Very easy to do.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By vzx
Weather tech liners are very good and fit like a...

Weather tech liners are very good and fit like a glove.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-10-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,681
Posted By vzx
Make sure you're not running the car in Eco pro...

Make sure you're not running the car in Eco pro mode. It does cut back on the AC cooling to save power/fuel
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-23-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,537
Posted By vzx
I've got a MY2014 35i with M-sport and DHP. My...

I've got a MY2014 35i with M-sport and DHP. My numbers are as follows. I'm really light on the gas and coast most of the time. 30% city driving (stop and go) and 70% suburban, interstates, etc.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-14-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,604
Posted By vzx
BMW X3 2014 Fuel Consumption

I've got a 2014 x3 35i msport with DHP. These are my numbers

City: 22-25 MPG
Highway: 30-32 MPG
Combined 26.5 (total 15k miles).

Actual combined was around 27.5 in summer of 2013 but this...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-14-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,040
Posted By vzx
Dreyer and Reinbold BMW of indianapolis. It's a...

Dreyer and Reinbold BMW of indianapolis. It's a pretty laid back dealership and people are generally very nice.

I'm going to go and buy the CNA plan. I'm being told that it will cover cosmetic...
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