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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-19-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,385
Posted By BMWDude49120
In the cases of both the Audi and Toyota/Lexus...

In the cases of both the Audi and Toyota/Lexus "issues", no vehicle faults were ever discovered (although the floor mats were a problem in some of the Toyota/Lexus cases, but the vehicles themselves...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-19-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,840
Posted By BMWDude49120
Wow, that is a truly hideous dash. It almost...

Wow, that is a truly hideous dash. It almost makes me physically sick to look at. :thumbdwn:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-14-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,660
Posted By BMWDude49120
Chestnut Leather Seats

I love the look of my Chestnut/Black Sapphire Metallic X3. When I ordered it, I was afraid I wouldn't like the color scheme, but I love the choice I made. I get compliments from strangers on it quite...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,478
Posted By BMWDude49120
X3 owners: what color is your ride?

Black Sapphire Metallic w/ Chestnut Leather. Love it!


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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-27-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By BMWDude49120
Can I reset low tire pressure warning without filing the tires?

You should never mix different brands and styles of tire. Bad idea to do so.


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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-07-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,486
Posted By BMWDude49120
Auto Start/Stop

The compressor is belt driven from the running engine, not electrically driven. Go look under your good if you don't believe me. The AC compressor is right next to the air filter housing and is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-29-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By BMWDude49120
I think you will be happy with it. It's a great...

I think you will be happy with it. It's a great piece of kit for the price. I am completely satisfied with mine. :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-22-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,727
Posted By BMWDude49120
Fuel savings my ASS

I am thankful that on my 2014 X3 ASS came from the factory already programmed to remember the last setting. I tried using ASS for a few days after I picked up my car and decided I do not like it at...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,616
Posted By BMWDude49120
2014 instrument cluster

It is only white during the day, with no headlights on. Once the headlights come on, the numbers and lettering all change to orange. Liverman posted the same thing earlier in this thread.


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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-03-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,614
Posted By BMWDude49120
All the BMW Online features seem to be working in...

All the BMW Online features seem to be working in my 2014 X3 - weather, news, gas prices all work, for sure.

The only thing not working for me is the internet browser, but I didn't subscribe to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-20-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By BMWDude49120
Yes, it is the in-tank pump (LPFP) that...

Yes, it is the in-tank pump (LPFP) that pre-charges the fuel lines when you unlock the doors. This is done so that the HPFP is not starved for fuel for a second or two when the vehicle is started. It...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By BMWDude49120
You're better of using your eyes. They are free.

You're better of using your eyes. They are free.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-12-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By BMWDude49120
Roof Rails and Window Trim question

Satin Aluminum window trim is also a new M Sport option for 2014.

To be clear, for 2014 the M Sport option can be had with either the Black Shadowline window trim or the Satin Aluminum window...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-30-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By BMWDude49120
The trailer hitch wiring is also standard on the...

The trailer hitch wiring is also standard on the 35i. It just isn't listed for some reason, but it is there. You are all set.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-25-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,532
Posted By BMWDude49120
It cannot be easily removed, unfortunately.

It cannot be easily removed, unfortunately.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-24-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By BMWDude49120
Angel eyes

Yes.


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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-22-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,578
Posted By BMWDude49120
Yeah, they come with Goodyear Eagle LS2's, which...

Yeah, they come with Goodyear Eagle LS2's, which are rated pretty poorly over at Tire Rack. I plan to give them a try for a little while, but will probably swap them for some better summer...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-21-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,841
Posted By BMWDude49120
I got a MF of .0013 on my deal, so was that the...

I got a MF of .0013 on my deal, so was that the minimal dealer markup? I mean, that is only a .00001 markup.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-21-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By BMWDude49120
I hate to say, but you probably won't get any...

I hate to say, but you probably won't get any answers here. This forum, as stated in its title, is for the 2011 and newer version of the X3.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-21-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By BMWDude49120
Well, I think I have my answer. It appears BMW is...

Well, I think I have my answer. It appears BMW is no longer using a separate oil cooler and is now using an oil/water heat exchanger instead. In the picture below of the N55 in a '14 X3 35i posted by...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,764
Posted By BMWDude49120
I got my new production number already today and...

I got my new production number already today and it looks my X3 is scheduled to start production next week - a week ahead of schedule! :thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,225
Posted By BMWDude49120
Thanks for this info, by the way. I meant to...

Thanks for this info, by the way. I meant to thank you sooner and forgot.

Apparently, I was given bad information. Thanks again for the heads-up.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,225
Posted By BMWDude49120
Yes, good for you! It sounds like you got a very,...

Yes, good for you! It sounds like you got a very, very similar deal to me. I am paying a bit less, but my lease is only for 12k miles per year. Congrats!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By BMWDude49120
Technician's rule of thumb: always check cables...

Technician's rule of thumb: always check cables first. :thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By BMWDude49120
I have seen pictures that suggest some do. Or,...

I have seen pictures that suggest some do. Or, they did back in 2011. In the picture at the link below, you can clearly see the oil cooler behind the passenger side intake. I was thinking the oil...
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