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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-21-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,477
Posted By edx1
I had an x4 28i as a loaner last week. 320 last...

I had an x4 28i as a loaner last week. 320 last year. I can see dealers using x1s as they are lower cost, but I don't care what someone thinks of my car, I could think little of theirs too. Just...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-05-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By edx1
Mine pops a fair bit, 20k. One pop the other day...

Mine pops a fair bit, 20k. One pop the other day startled me quite a bit, loudest I'd had yet, and the car was stopped btw, but running ac at max as I had just left work.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-29-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 774
Posted By edx1
Absolutely. Local Utah dealership couldn't get...

Absolutely. Local Utah dealership couldn't get their act together for doing an ED. I was asked to come back and resign documents four times, the last I showed up and waited an hour before being...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By edx1
Shifting in manual doesn't change gears if pushing the car.

I can recreate it every time on certain corners and it's really frustrating. Basically if the car is in sport/manual (all traction control off, though I'm not sure this matters) and I go around a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By edx1
I did, I'm not totally satisfied. The angle of...

I did, I'm not totally satisfied. The angle of view (claimed 160) is not that wide, the image at night is pretty dim/hard to see, and finding a good screen that shows a big image is hard to place. ...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-21-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,586
Posted By edx1
Yet no dyno's have shown this... Could exist, but...

Yet no dyno's have shown this... Could exist, but never heard it mentioned anywhere before this. Also really strange they don't really go into any detail about when it's active, except something...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-22-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By edx1
At 75 it's almost 6 off, depending on wheels. ...

At 75 it's almost 6 off, depending on wheels. Use an ultra gauge or recode the car to show digital. The computer readout is correct, no biast.

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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-14-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 742
Posted By edx1
Adaptive headlight failure warning

Well, about noon I was leaving my sister's and after about a block the adaptive headlight failure warning came on. Restarting the car also didn't work. I thought it was a little odd it even tried...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-02-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 871
Posted By edx1
That sounds like you think the tune is a...

That sounds like you think the tune is a negative?

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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-13-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 964
Posted By edx1
I have an ultragauge which I keep oil temp on the...

I have an ultragauge which I keep oil temp on the main screen for 99% of my driving. Oil temp reads between about 210F and 240F depending on conditions. General driving without eco I see about...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-24-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 735
Posted By edx1
Low oil, anyone have problems?

After 10 months and 8000 miles I got a warning that the oil is low. :thumbdwn: It's going in tomorrow morning for it's first oil change.

Has anyone else experienced oil usage like this or am I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-01-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By edx1
This is on the driver side. I couldn't find a...

This is on the driver side. I couldn't find a grommet like this visually on the passenger side where I'd rather run wires. I'd probably have to pull the glove box and maybe fuse box though to see...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-27-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By edx1
I'm debating on aftermarket parking sensors...

I'm debating on aftermarket parking sensors and/or radar equipment that would be in the front bumper. Ideally passenger side access would be best but I'll start digging around on the drivers.
...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-27-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By edx1
Running new wire from engine bay to cabin

Anyone know where there is a grommet or similar and what must be removed or done in order to run a wire from the cabin to the engine bay/front of the bumper? The e90's had an access behind the ecu...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-25-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 611
Posted By edx1
Anyone else notice air intake temperature is about 20-40 degrees hotter than ambient?

For the last year about I've noticed that the intake air temperature reported by my Ultragauge/OBD has shown it range from 20-40 higher than the ambient temperature. I don't mind 10-20, that's not...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-25-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 764
Posted By edx1
I just switched from my Tirerack 17" winters to...

I just switched from my Tirerack 17" winters to my stock 18" wheels and I can't believe how much harder the ride is. Luckily the winter wasn't too bad and I haven't seen too many potholes. I hope...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-21-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,412
Posted By edx1
I got the best mileage in Germany with 26mpg,...

I got the best mileage in Germany with 26mpg, during the first 1600 miles. Back in the US I've put on 4500 more miles in 6 months and with Eco on during the summer I would get about 23-24mpg but...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-21-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By edx1
I installed one this last weekend. Hopefully...

I installed one this last weekend. Hopefully yours came with instructions as I figured it out as I went.

Best tips are:

Use a MF cloth with a wide flat head screwdriver to pry the current...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 921
Posted By edx1
How about the n55? Same deal as the n54?

How about the n55? Same deal as the n54?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By edx1
Yes, that looked like it was for iDrive, not...

Yes, that looked like it was for iDrive, not aftermarket lcds. I bought a camera that was just the handle replacement, voltage filter, and no iDrive wiring harness.

I'm also looking at the cobra...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-29-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By edx1
Is the OEM backup camera the same as the X3, X5, or X6?

It has proven impossible to find the OEM part number for the X1's backup camera and I'm wondering if it's the same part as the X3, X5 or X6. I'm trying to locate an aftermarket backup camera that...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 12-06-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,501
Posted By edx1
My N55 2014 X1 xDrive35i has the same tick, I'm...

My N55 2014 X1 xDrive35i has the same tick, I'm still not sure if it's normal or not but I haven't yet been back to the dealer to listen to another 35i or met up with someone with the same engine to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-25-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 950
Posted By edx1
I'm wondering if my TPMS is even working since we...

I'm wondering if my TPMS is even working since we don't get any feedback/status. I swapped to my winter wheels+tires yesterday, never touched the TPMS menu or anything at all, yet after 100 miles...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-25-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By edx1
My X1 has leaked/dripped...

Lets see what everyone is leaking...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-21-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 950
Posted By edx1
I got warnings a couple weeks ago when it hit...

I got warnings a couple weeks ago when it hit about 40 degrees out. My tires were all down 6-7lbs. Luckily my compressor came the next day and I put them back to spec. I'm surprised how much they...
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