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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 717
Posted By enamoured
OP, sorry for taking this slightly off topic. ...

OP, sorry for taking this slightly off topic.
Supercourse, I had the battery die on me once in 2008 (parked outside overnight while visiting someone and temp dropped to -50) which required a boost,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,589
Posted By enamoured
It is a possibility that the transmission is...

It is a possibility that the transmission is 'learning' (again) your driving habits after the software upgrade. Also, have you tried driving in sports mode to see if it behaves differently?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By enamoured
I was in the same situation sometime back. I...

I was in the same situation sometime back. I can't help you with opening the housing, but I think in my X3 the bolt slid right out of it (don't have the car with me to check it out though). Take a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-25-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,706
Posted By enamoured
I am not sure if it's a mistake on BMW Canada's...

I am not sure if it's a mistake on BMW Canada's website or not, but it lists 320i x-drive and 328i x-drive classic line at the same price.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 472
Posted By enamoured
Those fans! Doesn't look like BMW can figure out...

Those fans! Doesn't look like BMW can figure out electrical stuff. Anyway, this seems like a problem with E46 and E83s. These two threads should help you:
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-22-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By enamoured
There is also hope that Mazda CX5 will come in...

There is also hope that Mazda CX5 will come in diesel by next year too. I drove the gas CX5 recently, while it feels gutless when pushed hard, it's good enough for day to day driving and perhaps it's...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-22-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By enamoured
Mercedes GLK diesel announced.

http://www.autoblog.com/2012/03/22/mercedes-benz-glk-gets-facelift-diesel-option-ahead-of-new-york/



May well be replacement for my X3. I am not a fan of GLK styling but I don't hate it either....
Forum: Off-Topic 03-06-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By enamoured
If your phone works on AWS and you are in Toronto...

If your phone works on AWS and you are in Toronto metro area mainly then I would recommend Mobilicity/Wind Mobile/Public Mobile in that order.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,636
Posted By enamoured
Time to find a good independent shop if you are...

Time to find a good independent shop if you are not a DIYer. Dealerships have to pay for those expensive facilities, coffee, marketing, service advisers, receptionist and all the gimmick. You are...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,734
Posted By enamoured
It's piece of cake. When we did it, we used a...

It's piece of cake. When we did it, we used a drill pump.

http://www.princessauto.com/pal/product/5770250/Drill-Pumps/Metal-Drill-Pump
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-13-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,854
Posted By enamoured
So the front license plate mount is now...

So the front license plate mount is now integrated to the bumper (from pics). Does it mean those in the states/provinces where front plates aren't mandatory will have to live with that empty mount or...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-13-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,342
Posted By enamoured
As long as your phone's navigation was programmed...

As long as your phone's navigation was programmed prior to starting the journey, you are okay. You will be in trouble only when you are entering the address as you are driving. Same goes for any...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-10-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,874
Posted By enamoured
And now it only shows 320i, 328i and 335i...

And now it only shows 320i, 328i and 335i there... :(
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-08-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,874
Posted By enamoured
4 diesel models for Canada?

Was looking BMW Canada website today and under the technical specification section for F30 they have 316d, 318d, 320d and 320d ED listed. Does it mean they will be coming here eventually? Any insider...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,342
Posted By enamoured
So far my understanding is this, you live in or...

So far my understanding is this, you live in or close to an area where crime rate is high and average income is low, you (used to) drive a car which would draw attention to you, you are a person from...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,342
Posted By enamoured
Mj, just a piece of advice, read the law. What...

Mj, just a piece of advice, read the law. What you were doing, i.e. connecting the power to your phone while stopped at red light, is prohibited under it. The only time you are allowed to take your...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,534
Posted By enamoured
Yes they did. Sorry, I was replying to the...

Yes they did. Sorry, I was replying to the reflector part not AE part.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,193
Posted By enamoured
UncleJ, yes this is ridiculous. FWIW, VW won't...

UncleJ, yes this is ridiculous. FWIW, VW won't sell you the bolt alone either. Their negative cable at $25 is a deal though compared to bmw.

Supercourse, yes I found quite a few on ebay....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,193
Posted By enamoured
A regular bolt doesn't tighten the lugs to...

A regular bolt doesn't tighten the lugs to battery terminal. Like I said, it worked for a few months but started giving me trouble as winter set in. When you tighten up the 'regular' bolt more, it...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,534
Posted By enamoured
Life Cycle Impulse. The facelift E83 got in 2007...

Life Cycle Impulse. The facelift E83 got in 2007 MY.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,193
Posted By enamoured
Unfortunately, didn't take any pics. You can see...

Unfortunately, didn't take any pics. You can see it here though: http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e39-m5-e52-z8-discussion/130892-mystery-battery-bolt.html
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,193
Posted By enamoured
Arrow Battery bolt.

Just an experience that I wanted to share here. Few months ago I changed speakers in the X3. As a safety measure I disconnected battery first. The replacement went smooth and I went back to connect...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,534
Posted By enamoured
Someone in this forum who also installed angel...

Someone in this forum who also installed angel eyes got them from dealer and installed them. It was very long ago though. LCI models come with clear/white reflectors and they are exact fit, much like...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,091
Posted By enamoured
You can create a poll with thread, that way the...

You can create a poll with thread, that way the results are visible at the top rather than reading the whole thread to find a trend. BTW, 2005 X3 still original battery and going good. Been taking a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,534
Posted By enamoured
Is it reflective paint? Isn't there a regulation...

Is it reflective paint? Isn't there a regulation that you have to have amber or white reflective surface within first 6 inches on both sides at front and rear (red only on rear) of car? I think it is...
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