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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-07-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 977
Posted By BruceOmega
I replaced the OEM Goodyear LS2s with Michelin...

I replaced the OEM Goodyear LS2s with Michelin Primacy MXM4 ZP 245/45-19 tires and have been very happy with the Michelins.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,923
Posted By BruceOmega
OP, Did your 2013 335Xi have the Dynamic...

OP,

Did your 2013 335Xi have the Dynamic Handling Package- Adaptive M Suspension and Variable Sport Steering?

Thanks
Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 12,632
Posted By BruceOmega
I checked the Pricing and Ordering guides for...

I checked the Pricing and Ordering guides for MY2017 and I believe its the same as in past years-

Not Increased Top Speed Limiter is default on xDrive

Increased Top Speed Limiter is a no cost...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-19-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,339
Posted By BruceOmega
FWIW, For the 2011 model year all US model F25...

FWIW, For the 2011 model year all US model F25 35i's had the same suspension independent of whether they had the M-Sport package. The only suspension upgrade was the Dynamic Damper Control / Dynamic...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-18-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,339
Posted By BruceOmega
We had a 2006 X3 3.0i and traded that in on a...

We had a 2006 X3 3.0i and traded that in on a 2011 X3 35i. Both vehicles were purchased new. We liked the 2006 but the 2011, for us, is a much better vehicle.

The turbo I-6 engine and 8 speed...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 970
Posted By BruceOmega
According to voip-ninja in this thread: ...

According to voip-ninja in this thread: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=869130&highlight=voip+ninja

LCI xDrive 340i has better handling than pre LCI xDrive 335i.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-29-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By BruceOmega
We have 245/45-19's on our 2011 X3 35i. Replaced...

We have 245/45-19's on our 2011 X3 35i. Replaced the OEM Goodyears with Michelin Primacy MXM4 ZP (RFT) and like them very much. They provide a good balance of ride quality, handling, treadwear, not...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-10-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 679
Posted By BruceOmega
We take our cars to the Yates Car Wash on Rte 1...

We take our cars to the Yates Car Wash on Rte 1 in Alexandria, 1018 N Henry St, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 739-4800. They don't seem to have their own web site.

They offer machine wash,...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-01-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By BruceOmega
Gary, Sorry to hear you are leaving our...

Gary,

Sorry to hear you are leaving our forum, you've always been very helpful to me.

Thank you and good luck in your new position.

Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-04-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,120
Posted By BruceOmega
RPM1123 Do you have the adaptive suspension?...

RPM1123

Do you have the adaptive suspension?

Thanks
Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-04-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,120
Posted By BruceOmega
RPM1123 Do you have the adaptive suspension?...

RPM1123

Do you have the adaptive suspension?

Thanks
Bruce
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-27-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,499
Posted By BruceOmega
Thank you. Not trying to pick nits, but to my...

Thank you. Not trying to pick nits, but to my knowledge there was no sport suspension offered for US model X3's in 2011. Dynamic dampers were an option, and many feel it improves the handling, but...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-26-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,499
Posted By BruceOmega
Not sure what this means. We also have a 2011 X3...

Not sure what this means. We also have a 2011 X3 35i and at that time, for US models, the only suspension option was dynamic dampers. M-Sport by itself had the standard suspension, you had to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-12-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By BruceOmega
Are your Potenza RE960AS Pole Positions 18" or...

Are your Potenza RE960AS Pole Positions 18" or 19"?

I originally considered these for our X3 in size 245/45-19, but their load rating is 98 while the OEM tires are XL 102. Not sure what, if any...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-11-2016, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By BruceOmega
I posted previously, but we replaced the GY...

I posted previously, but we replaced the GY 245/45-19 LS2s at 25,000 miles with the Michelin Primacy MXM4 ZP (run flat). The run flats in that size are H speed rated and have an XL 102 load rating. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-19-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,312
Posted By BruceOmega
If you get the Track Handling Package but not...

If you get the Track Handling Package but not M-Sport, then you get fog lights. Its only when you get both THP and M-Sport that fog lights are deleted.

Do you know if this means THP + M-Sport =...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-27-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,963
Posted By BruceOmega
FWIW, The right tailgate lamp assembly went...

FWIW,

The right tailgate lamp assembly went out on our 2011 X3 35i recently. It is out of warranty. I replaced the bulb myself but that did not fix the problem. Then took it to the local...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-24-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,346
Posted By BruceOmega
Yes, I put 4 Drive Guard 225/45-18 tires on our...

Yes, I put 4 Drive Guard 225/45-18 tires on our 2013 335i xDrive last October and have driven about 11,000 miles on them. Very nice tires, no issues.

I wanted an all season RFTs with a higher...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-20-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,219
Posted By BruceOmega
Is there any way you can get the Track Package...

Is there any way you can get the Track Package and different 18" wheels than the 398 gray ones; e.g., some kind of Priority I order for 397 or 400m wheels?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 9,686
Posted By BruceOmega
I second this idea. Would really like to see an...

I second this idea. Would really like to see an objective track comparison of two otherwise identical cars, but one with AWD and the other with RWD.

Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-18-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 9,686
Posted By BruceOmega
Good list, but a couple of comments in blue.

Good list, but a couple of comments in blue.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-15-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 104,271
Posted By BruceOmega
I saw Platinum Silver Metallic in person this...

I saw Platinum Silver Metallic in person this afternoon. Local dealer was very helpful, they pulled out the car (328?) from an indoor parking area to bring it out into the sun.

Yes, there is some...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-15-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 104,271
Posted By BruceOmega
Thanks. Appreciate the photos of the 3 colors in...

Thanks. Appreciate the photos of the 3 colors in succession.

I have been casually monitoring the new car inventory of 340i models at local dealers, and noting none had come in yet in Platinum...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-14-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 104,271
Posted By BruceOmega
Interesting. The dealer photos vary from very...

Interesting. The dealer photos vary from very silver with no brown, to a hint of brown. But I don't know if that is from the color of the car or an anomaly of the lighting, and I can't tell from...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-14-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 104,271
Posted By BruceOmega
I believe that was added with LCI. I've...

I believe that was added with LCI.

I've found some dealer photos who have the color in their inventory, and that helps, but not as good as seeing it in person.

Bruce
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