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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-01-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By e1322739
And it is only on 28i models....as they have the...

And it is only on 28i models....as they have the 8 speed transmission. I don't believe the 6 speed on the 35i model has been adapted for auto start stop on any BMW.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-05-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By e1322739
I believe the X1 has the older generation iDrive...

I believe the X1 has the older generation iDrive system, so no. I believe the newer system including RTTI is only available on F platform vehicles.

RTTI is more than street level traffic. It...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,942
Posted By e1322739
+1. I don't see difference in build quality...

+1. I don't see difference in build quality between our X3 and X1




+1 on that too
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-12-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By e1322739
I recently installed a set of Driveguards on my...

I recently installed a set of Driveguards on my X1. I live in SE Texas so I also don't anticipate having to drive in snow. The tires are much better than the OEM Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires...quieter...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-23-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,725
Posted By e1322739
It looks like a scaled down X3 to me. Hood is...

It looks like a scaled down X3 to me. Hood is proportionally shorter....that's the impact of the UKL platform and transverse engine. The rest of the car looks very similar to the X3 shape.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-26-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By e1322739
I recently replaced my original Goodyear Eagle...

I recently replaced my original Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires with Bridgestone Driveguards (3rd gen run flats). They are much quieter and ride better than the Goodyears. They are all-season but I can't...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-08-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 757
Posted By e1322739
I've been with Geico for over 30 years and have...

I've been with Geico for over 30 years and have always had great service. Our X3 has the BMW extended warranty. I decided to try Geico's mechanical breakdown coverage on my X1. The premium is $52...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-10-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,231
Posted By e1322739
We also have both...and have same reaction. My...

We also have both...and have same reaction. My wife drives the X3 and we use it when we are together including long trips. It's a great highway car in all driving conditions. The X1 is my daily...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-02-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,027
Posted By e1322739
Perhaps she should review this web site: ...

Perhaps she should review this web site:
http://www.bmwgroup.com/e/0_0_www_bmwgroup_com/produktion/produktionsnetzwerk/produktionsstandorte/standorte/index.html
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-26-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 711
Posted By e1322739
I had to replace the windshield on my X1 several...

I had to replace the windshield on my X1 several months ago (hit by a stone on the freeway). I decided to have my dealer replace it with a BMW windshield. My SA explained they use the same procedure...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-04-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By e1322739
It's possible to pause and rewind Sirius radio on...

It's possible to pause and rewind Sirius radio on a BMW equipped with the Technology package, which includes a HDD.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-28-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 953
Posted By e1322739
I have a heated steering wheel. No need for...

I have a heated steering wheel. No need for gloves in winter.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-12-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 693
Posted By e1322739
It's interesting the X1 M Sport isn't available...

It's interesting the X1 M Sport isn't available with heated steering wheel. My wife's X3 M Sport has it.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-05-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By e1322739
I use the BMW remote app to send addresses to my...

I use the BMW remote app to send addresses to my car all the time. It works just fine.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-20-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 615
Posted By e1322739
I don't have any issues with iOS7 and iDrive....

I don't have any issues with iOS7 and iDrive. Everything works fine, as it did with iOS6.

Mt iPhone is on Verizon Wireless.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-24-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 885
Posted By e1322739
This website gives a good overview of BMW's...

This website gives a good overview of BMW's production sites
http://www.bmwgroup.com/bmwgroup_prod/e/0_0_www_bmwgroup_com/produktion/produktionsnetzwerk/produktionsstandorte/standorte/index.html
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-08-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,957
Posted By e1322739
Mine isn't yet showing its subject to recall even...

Mine isn't yet showing its subject to recall even though it was built during the target period. My SA told me not all N20s manufactured during that time require repair. The SIB seems to confirm that....
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-06-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,281
Posted By e1322739
Mine are just OK. The seats in my wife's F25 M...

Mine are just OK. The seats in my wife's F25 M Sport get warmer.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-05-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,300
Posted By e1322739
We've had our X3 for nearly 2 years and it has...

We've had our X3 for nearly 2 years and it has 27k miles. No rattles. I did have the door creaking issue. It's caused by wax buildup in the door jamb area. I clean the door seals and seat areas with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,943
Posted By e1322739
The owners manual could be more clear in their...

The owners manual could be more clear in their recommendation to use top tier gas. Here is the website, which should be indicated: http://www.toptiergas.com/

My SA and the shop manager both told...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,578
Posted By e1322739
I have a X3 and X1, and used to have an E60 528i....

I have a X3 and X1, and used to have an E60 528i. Build quality was similar on all three. The 528i had some higher grade interior materials, but that's it.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-30-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By e1322739
Or you can press the options button on the iDrive...

Or you can press the options button on the iDrive controller while in map mode, then select settings, then select the grey traffic map.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-30-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By e1322739
BMW real time traffic uses Clear Channel's Total...

BMW real time traffic uses Clear Channel's Total Traffic Network. The data is received via HDRadio. Here is the coverage map:...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-29-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By e1322739
Coolant

I know this has been a frequently discussed topic. I needed to top off the coolant on my wife's X3. Since the Owner's manual isn't very helpful I decided to clarify what coolant should be used with...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-06-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By e1322739
Real time traffic

On the normal map you also need to enable showing traffic congestion. It was off by default on my cars.


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