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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-06-2016, 04:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 237
Posted By billyk
USB and Bluetooth which one?

Hi all,

I'm planning to get another F25. I didn't have the "Enhanced USB and Bluetooth" in my current car. Now "6NP Enhanced USB and Bluetooth" is a standard option on the 2017 X3 3.5i. Do I...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 05-25-2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By billyk
ceramic coating

Anyone has experience with any vendor/serivce for Opticoat or Ceramic Pro in NYC?
Thinking about coating a new lease because I'm too lazy to wash. :)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-07-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By billyk
MY17 no ZCW+ZMM??

I read this order guide every time I order my car. It feels great to 'custom' to what I want. I have problem understand it this time with the 17' guide.

ZMM cannot be ordered with 5AT and ZCW...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-31-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,425
Posted By billyk
I'm on the same boat. My 2014 is due in August. ...

I'm on the same boat. My 2014 is due in August. It is kind of a headache to me also.

The is my first BMW in the "truck" category. Shamefully, I kind of like it. I drive two toddlers in and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-01-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,225
Posted By billyk
I have a 14' with top view. Rear view should be...

I have a 14' with top view.
Rear view should be just the rear cam
Top view is rear cam plus two cams under the side mirror.

If I remember it right, there was no surround view for 14. Surround...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-15-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,568
Posted By billyk
Your question is "How important is Dynamic...

Your question is "How important is Dynamic Dampening?"

Everyone has different requirements. Base on your possible choice of using coilovers on a truck, I'm sorry, Sport Activity Vehicle, you...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 12-02-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 443
Posted By billyk
Can't get a loaner with Bayside ?

I bought the car from Bayside BMW. Now I need an oil change and an alignment. I was refused for a loaner car. The reason is that the estimate service time is not longer than 4 hours. That's...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-18-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By billyk
I think one of the member has a similar issue. I...

I think one of the member has a similar issue. I wonder if anyone else has a similar experience. No matter how, I plan to get new tires already. I switched from a 3 series to the X to haul two...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-13-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By billyk
14k and the fronts need replacement. Is it about...

14k and the fronts need replacement. Is it about the same for other F25 with Goodyear?

How long the rear will last? They look OK to me
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-13-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By billyk
14k left front tire almost bald on the corner

Hi all,

I have Eagle LS2 on my 2014 F25. The mileage is 14k. The shoulder on the left front tire is almost bald. The right front is worn, but not as bad. Is this normal on the F25 that the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-29-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By billyk
better brake?

Hi,

Changing from three 3-series coupe and sedans to a F25 X3, I feel like the brake is "weak" relatively on the F25. After about two weeks and 600 miles of driving, there were a couple of...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 08-22-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 699
Posted By billyk
2014 F25 code

(sorry, no prefix for F25, picked F10)

Hi

I just picked up a 2014 X3 two week ago. I started to look into coding. I have some questions and hope folks can help.

E-Sys
- got E-Sys 3.23.4...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-14-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By billyk
OK... "solved" after RTFM. Hmm... no, not...

OK... "solved" after RTFM.

Hmm... no, not all BMW have the fancy feature, which I think it should come with all BMWs. I really think BMW should up on the standard options. After all, you can find...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By billyk
I know i can't do BT streaming without tech pkg. ...

I know i can't do BT streaming without tech pkg.
can I use USB? anyone has experience?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,286
Posted By billyk
I think so, but not 100% sure. My brain didn't...

I think so, but not 100% sure. My brain didn't process the guy's words after I decided not to take it :)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By billyk
paired the phone for "phone" feature, but there's...

paired the phone for "phone" feature, but there's no bluetooth streaming. I thought BT streaming only comes with the "enchanced BT" option which only comes with the Navi/ZTP?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,286
Posted By billyk
Just FYI Just pick up my X3 yesterday. NYC...

Just FYI

Just pick up my X3 yesterday. NYC dealership quoted the followings. It is not 3rd party insurance. I believe it is from BMW with brochure. This is my 3 BMW with RFTs and I'm still not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 935
Posted By billyk
I had a X1 28i M sport for 1.5 day as loaner and...

I had a X1 28i M sport for 1.5 day as loaner and I just picked up a X3 35i.

X1 has a real bad 2nd cup holder. Even the primary cup hold is no good. It will get in the way. The 2nd row has less...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-13-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By billyk
no iphone connection?

Hi all,

I just picked up my 2014 X3 35i. Spent a day to wash, clay and Zaino it. Now I have question about audio connection to the phone. I didnt' order Navi or tech package. So I only have...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-01-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,837
Posted By billyk
GOOD STUFF. May I have more to read? :thumbup:

GOOD STUFF. May I have more to read? :thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-30-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,837
Posted By billyk
Please correct me if I'm wrong, I did research...

Please correct me if I'm wrong, I did research and test drove non ZDH X3's recently.

With ZDH (dynamic handling pkg), you'll have Variable sport steering, and "Performance Control" and Dynamic...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,790
Posted By billyk
HUD - like it after a few test drives. I wish I...

HUD - like it after a few test drives. I wish I ordered it. I think it is a safety feature which keep your eyes on the road. Hey, Even a Prius has it :)

To me, the others are just gadgets. You...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-29-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,515
Posted By billyk
Don't forget the Ultimate test drive event (or...

Don't forget the Ultimate test drive event (or whatever name they call it) that's running currently.

I went to test drive on a Friday in NJ. I got the code through email on Sunday. I gave it...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-26-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By billyk
Tire comes with M sport, easy to bubble?

Hi,

saw a new post regarding tire insurance. I just ordered a X3 a couple of weeks ago. Suddenly this trigger a thought on tire insurance.

I'm in NYC. I got bubbles left and right on the...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-25-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 973
Posted By billyk
actually, reading more and it get more...

actually, reading more and it get more confusing...

whatelse is a good choice to 'keep the shine' from the new car?

Meguiar #21?
Zaino?
opti-coat?

Planning to do DIY. any suggestion?
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