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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By rpmX3
Dumped my X3

Transfer case went and the cam position sensor code was showing up. At 100k that car, with sport package and in outstanding cosmetic condition, was essentially done. It faced thousands of dollars in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 342,041
Posted By rpmX3
Latest software upgrade really helped. There were...

Latest software upgrade really helped. There were something like 30 different systems that they updated.

Damned new logic for the intermittent wipers is not an improvement, but does show how much...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By rpmX3
Congratulations on the new ride! i just had...

Congratulations on the new ride!

i just had my independent shop do a full software check/upgrade. Cost me $200 but the difference in transmission and gas mileage was immediate. The head unit also...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 342,041
Posted By rpmX3
Just had a complete software update to my 07......

Just had a complete software update to my 07... What a difference! Car shifts better and the turning downshift hesitation is gone. I'm also getting measurably better gas mileage. Oh, and the head...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,652
Posted By rpmX3
The Dragon is great fun if you can get there, but...

The Dragon is great fun if you can get there, but often crowded. There can literally be lines of cars and bikes waiting on the weekends. Cops too. And ambulances. There are lots of roads in that part...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,235
Posted By rpmX3
Latest Transmission TSB info

So I slogged through the 60+ page thread and struggled to find the actual information related to the most recent TSB or service bulletin. Can anyone provide the latest?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 342,041
Posted By rpmX3
OK... I just bought a beautiful 2008 X3 and have...

OK... I just bought a beautiful 2008 X3 and have noticed some of the symptoms described in this thread. But it is a GIANT thread! Can someone post the latest relevant TSB or SIB and perhaps also the...
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