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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By markled
Sorry, not familiar with x3 diesels, but might i...

Sorry, not familiar with x3 diesels, but might i suggest looking into the turbo, or diverter valve (if that engine has one)?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,442
Posted By markled
I had valve lifter ticking on my 08. BMW...

I had valve lifter ticking on my 08. BMW replaced the valves last year, and subsequently the engine started consuming oil. Ticking came back, and BMW wanted to replace the head. One of the reasons...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-06-2012, 03:03 AM
Replies: 92
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Views: 33,664
Posted By markled
Sorry, it's spoken for.

Sorry, it's spoken for.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 92
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Views: 33,664
Posted By markled
Traded in the (08) x3, now I've got some stuff...

Traded in the (08) x3, now I've got some stuff that needs to go.

Ultimate pedal set (google it). Gas,clutch,brake. ---claimed
Left hand oe mirror glass, heated.
Floor mats, black ------gone
Oe...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,351
Posted By markled
Did you save the settings using seat memory 1-3? ...

Did you save the settings using seat memory 1-3? I think (but am unsure...dont have the truck anymore) this saves mirror settings as well. Perhaps key settings are slaved to seat memory.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 92
Sticky: Pay It Forward
Views: 33,664
Posted By markled
internal bike carrier

Before iamthewalrus (James) moved to California, he left me with his internal bike carrier, to be given to whomever wanted it. It's in the Seattle metro area, and available for free to whomever...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By markled
A CDV will give you back the clutch feel that was...

A CDV will give you back the clutch feel that was dampened out (linearity in clutch bite), but as to the stuttering, that may be more of a DMF thing.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 812
Posted By markled
I use Philips x-treme power bulbs. Same tint as...

I use Philips x-treme power bulbs. Same tint as normal halogens. Brighter than stock. They also focus a bit higher so they throw more light into the road.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-09-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,387
Posted By markled
On my 2008 us-spec x3 with business radio, the...

On my 2008 us-spec x3 with business radio, the dice silverline disables the bass/treble controls, as well as the <****> keys when operating the ipod. Control is mainly through the steering wheel...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2010, 04:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,807
Posted By markled
Torque converter clutch lockup?

Torque converter clutch lockup?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2010, 07:10 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By markled
The 2008 stock radio (at least on my '08) seees...

The 2008 stock radio (at least on my '08) seees the dice device as a cell phone, and will lock out some of the controls such as bass/treble, and next/previous track. The steering wheel controls will...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,598
Posted By markled
Convenience lighting added to premium package...

Convenience lighting added to premium package sometime in 09 model yr, i think.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2009, 04:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,378
Posted By markled
The OEM aspherical mirror for the x3 does not...

The OEM aspherical mirror for the x3 does not have blue tint; it's more of a smoke tint that matches the US mirror glass.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By markled
I've always had that issue; as well as the locked...

I've always had that issue; as well as the locked out head unit controls. Swapped with latest silverline module last month, no effect. 08 x3 with standard stereo. You could complain again and ask...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,307
Posted By markled
Distance is somewhat difficult to judge; however...

Distance is somewhat difficult to judge; however the stick-on aftermarket blind spot mini-mirrors are worse (and dont de-fog at the same rate). Also, the passenger side aspheric mirror might not be...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,307
Posted By markled
Here are a couple of them on ebay. Dont know if...

Here are a couple of them on ebay. Dont know if they're OEM or aftermarket.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2009, 07:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,307
Posted By markled
Not available in the US (at least it wasnt last...

Not available in the US (at least it wasnt last year); you have to order it overseas. Cost was close to $100 at the exchange rate then. And thats just the glass we're talking about.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-09-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,778
Posted By markled
Please note: that clip wont work if you dont have...

Please note: that clip wont work if you dont have nav. The plate the clip mounts to is flat on the x3 with nav, and indented on ones that dont.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2008, 03:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,778
Posted By markled
One of these from Thule might do the trick too:...

One of these from Thule might do the trick too: http://us.st12.yimg.com/us.st.yimg.com/I/orsracksdirect_2028_31287846
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2008, 08:25 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 23,829
Posted By markled
08 6mt with a funky clutch.

08 6mt with a funky clutch.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-06-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,724
Posted By markled
how much is shipping to 98115?

how much is shipping to 98115?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By markled
Hi walrus, sent you a message. Nice pics!

Hi walrus, sent you a message. Nice pics!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2008, 04:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,851
Posted By markled
Have you tried opening the window all the way? I...

Have you tried opening the window all the way? I think that may calibrate the position sensor.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,122
Posted By markled
Do you have any non-oem electrical devices...

Do you have any non-oem electrical devices installed in the vehicle?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,110
Posted By markled
you could change the shift knob to an e46 zhp...

you could change the shift knob to an e46 zhp version; it's roughly 3/4 in. shorter than stock, and would somewhat shorten the throw.

http://img111.imageshack.us/img111/5493/comparisoneu7.jpg
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