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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-22-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,625
Posted By kennyw
In the mean time...just make it a habit to push...

In the mean time...just make it a habit to push the start button with your "fu" finger and then the start stop button deactivation with your "pointer" finger. Once it becomes habit, you wont even...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-16-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,531
Posted By kennyw
ditto...a month into having my new 2013 35i, I...

ditto...a month into having my new 2013 35i, I jumped on the throttle in sport mode and got my first ticket in 8 years...42 in a 25 in Oregon is $160. Good thing the motorcycle cop didn't see the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-12-2013, 06:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,231
Posted By kennyw
I have the 35i with msports. The Xenons truly are...

I have the 35i with msports. The Xenons truly are a safer way to travel at night and even during the day, you are more visible in fog or low light. the Msports steering wheel and sports seats are...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-11-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,274
Posted By kennyw
Comfort mode, can still manually shift with the...

Comfort mode, can still manually shift with the paddle shifters when you want to...it goes back to comfort mode after you return to normal driving. Great way to push the car a bit when you want to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,936
Posted By kennyw
that's exactly how it is supposed to work. Weight...

that's exactly how it is supposed to work. Weight sensitive so that if there is a small child in the seat, the airbag would seriously injure them if it was to deploy. In my mini, my ipad sitting in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-26-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By kennyw
I did buy the BMW crossbars. Some BMW dealership...

I did buy the BMW crossbars. Some BMW dealership in Minnesota sells them for just over $200. Look online. I had purchased the similar ones on my '11 mini countryman and they are very high quality and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-21-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By kennyw
I had a 28i loaner car for a month while I waited...

I had a 28i loaner car for a month while I waited for my 35i to be delivered. Felt the same way about the 28i...the 35i has sufficient torque across the whole rpm band to respond quickly in all...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-20-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,528
Posted By kennyw
Picked mine up last week with that exact combo in...

Picked mine up last week with that exact combo in the M-sport version of the 35i. I will try to get some good interior shots for you. Love the combo. Aluminum is very clean looking and doesn't get...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,411
Posted By kennyw
Save yourself a ton of money by ordering the Curt...

Save yourself a ton of money by ordering the Curt trailer hitch...took me 3.5 hours to install it by using the video from etrailer as a step by step. You could easily pay labor for a hitch shop to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-17-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,411
Posted By kennyw
Hitch mount bike racks are easier, safer, more...

Hitch mount bike racks are easier, safer, more stable, better for your bike and you don't have to worry about tearing your bike off with low clearance garages. Thule and Yakima both make incredible...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By kennyw
I have the etrailer module for lights ready to...

I have the etrailer module for lights ready to install (great instructional video on their website)...did in on my Mini and Touareg and worked well. I also have the OBDII to Ethernet cable and will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By kennyw
Ordered the car with rails...I do a ton of...

Ordered the car with rails...I do a ton of outdoor recreating from skiing to stand up paddle boarding and have had rails and cross bars of varying types on all of my vehicles. Check with a specialty...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By kennyw
It's kind of like sex with a beautiful...

It's kind of like sex with a beautiful woman...those of us that can get it don't have to document it or brag about it...just bask in the personal and private glory that it happened. (trying to be...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By kennyw
self install Curt Trailer hitch

Did the self install of the Curt trailer hitch by using etrailer's install video to guide me through removing trim, bumper cover...took about 3.5 hours and was straight forward. Important to have the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By kennyw
Yakima Skybox 16s

Yakima Skybox 16s
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-15-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By kennyw
Delivery of '13 X3 35i M-Sport/Yakima box

Picked up the new ride on Tuesday...drove the 200 miles home from Portland to Bend, OR...gave her a bath and started farkling with all the stuff I had ordered online over the 8 week wait. Weathertec...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-08-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By kennyw
Oxnard

Mine is in Oxnard as well awaiting a truck to Oregon for delivery next week. I have been waiting since the end of Dec. for my AW M-Sport X3 35i, Premium, Tech, Cold Weather 1 and 2...super excited.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-22-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,635
Posted By kennyw
Mine went into production 6 days ago and is still...

Mine went into production 6 days ago and is still in production on the website...sounds like it could be lagging behind reality a bit. The dealer gave me a loaner (brand new X3 28i) though to keep me...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-22-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,105
Posted By kennyw
There is another one that sounds identical to the...

There is another one that sounds identical to the one you bought on eBay in Texas. Same price...same specs.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,635
Posted By kennyw
My dad was able to get the 2CV imported from...

My dad was able to get the 2CV imported from France...he passed away in 2008 and left it to me. Love our family trips out in the summer in it, but freezing my ass off with the rudimentary heater at...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,635
Posted By kennyw
Delayed X3 Orders?

Ordered an X3 35i M-Sport from an Oregon dealership on Dec. 28th and they had a production slot for me. I received a production number and was told 3-4 weeks to delivery. Here it is 2.5 weeks later...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-02-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 366
Posted By kennyw
Aftermarket suspension upgrade?

I have a 2013 X3 35i on order with M-sport, but opted to not get DHP. Wondering if anyone out there upgraded their shock/struts for a bit stiffer all around handling from the standard suspension? I...
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