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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-25-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By MRCW
Search the forum. There are at least two huge...

Search the forum. There are at least two huge threads on this.
FWIW i had my 2013 on recall...fit a 5 series rental paid by BMW for about 7 weeks until they made a interim fix. Definitely an issue
Forum: Off-Topic 07-18-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By MRCW
I keep a machete in the trunk and hatch of each...

I keep a machete in the trunk and hatch of each car and SUV we own...most vulnerable time in parking lot is when you are putting things in trunk or back of car
Forum: Off-Topic 07-18-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,086
Posted By MRCW
Sad that it takes electronic devices and apps to...

Sad that it takes electronic devices and apps to get people outside.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-18-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,047
Posted By MRCW
Handling dynamics, smooth 6 cylinder engine, AWD,...

Handling dynamics, smooth 6 cylinder engine, AWD, JB4 tune, Alpina trans flash, MSport...
E84 x1 35i has most the BMW performance items enthusiasts want and also some nice features with the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-12-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,106
Posted By MRCW
My 18 year old daughter fires a great job...

My 18 year old daughter fires a great job autocrossing her X1 35i msport. Xdrive does a great job. It just goes where you steer it.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-07-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By MRCW
Get a wireless remote switch and just pair an...

Get a wireless remote switch and just pair an unused homelink button to it...works great, removable and doesn't mess with anything...
Set this up in my Ram pickup for aux lights
Forum: Off-Topic 07-05-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By MRCW
When i identified as a male, i always thought the...

When i identified as a male, i always thought the girl scouts would make a profound difference in my life... 50 years later, I still identify as a male, married a former girl scout...it's great!
Forum: Off-Topic 07-05-2016, 04:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By MRCW
I have some family that lived in Iceland and am...

I have some family that lived in Iceland and am also Scandinavian...

"Kćstur hákarl (Icelandic pronunciation: [haukardl]) (Icelandic for "treated shark") is a national dish of Iceland consisting...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-28-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,594
Posted By MRCW
Are you limiting the answer to just "food...

Are you limiting the answer to just "food products" or can it be anything you eat?

For food it would be key lime pie (old family recipe) or practically any cheesecake from The Cheesecake Factory
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-28-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,186
Posted By MRCW
I just quoted the BMW design manual...that's...

I just quoted the BMW design manual...that's all...no first hand knowledge...

Now if you know something that BMW engineers don't know...(maybe your cousin works on the assembly line), than many of...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-28-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
Imo if an airbag is available for vehicle like...

Imo if an airbag is available for vehicle like yours and you're in a loaner or rental costing BMWNA a couple grand another...you better believe you will be bumped on priority.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-27-2016, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By MRCW
There are kits available that will give you some...

There are kits available that will give you some upgrades via the storage box on the dash...it ties into existing radio.

AFAIK, it's difficult to change out stereo head unit.

If you had to...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-25-2016, 04:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 826
Posted By MRCW
Not any more... And periods of what...?

Not any more...

And periods of what...?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-24-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,299
Posted By MRCW
This is interesting...on my old (2006) 5 series...

This is interesting...on my old (2006) 5 series wagon with xdrive, i had to replace one tire and had about 50% tread left...

Dealer strongly suggested i replace both (on same axle) due to xdrive...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-24-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,299
Posted By MRCW
I have a staggered 18" setup on my x1 35i msport....

I have a staggered 18" setup on my x1 35i msport. Had tire noise that disappeared when i switched to non- RFT
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-17-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,452
Posted By MRCW
Fwiw, I am working thru this issue with BMWNA...

Fwiw,
I am working thru this issue with BMWNA rather than dealer. Their initial response was that they would address this on an individual basis after car was repaired. My x1 35i was repaired after...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 06-13-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 771
Posted By MRCW
I have the jb4 on my x1 35i msport and it is a...

I have the jb4 on my x1 35i msport and it is a rocket. I outrun my Porsche boxster.
BMW does not warrant a Dinan tune. Dinan does.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-06-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
Had complete airbag replaced...SM indicated a 4-8...

Had complete airbag replaced...SM indicated a 4-8 year cycle to replace airbag.My strategy was to get to head of line by having rental car...hoping BMWNA would make me a priority.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-05-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
There is hope. Got my daughters x1 fixed a couple...

There is hope. Got my daughters x1 fixed a couple of weeks ago. Sat for 7 weeks while we drove a rental
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-30-2016, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By MRCW
Perhaps on a vehicle that was not designed for a...

Perhaps on a vehicle that was not designed for a staggered set up but not from the factory

There could be many reasons, new tires being out of round slightly, alignment issues, etc. X drive...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-28-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
Got my done with little hassle...dropped it off...

Got my done with little hassle...dropped it off in the afternoon, by noon the next day it was ready, oil change/service done and (unfortunately) washed...

Daughter is happy to back in her X1...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-27-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By MRCW
Isn't Richard Hammond from top gear Davey Jones...

Isn't Richard Hammond from top gear Davey Jones son?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-26-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,452
Posted By MRCW
OK...I'm good for now...daughter happy more room...

OK...I'm good for now...daughter happy more room in driveway...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-26-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
When we parked our car for six weeks, i had our...

When we parked our car for six weeks, i had our insurance changed to the bare minimums and saved about $150...

Definitely get the Enterprise insurance and have BMW pay it
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-26-2016, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 112,464
Posted By MRCW
Our rental had insurance covered by BMW. We...

Our rental had insurance covered by BMW. We received invoice, even awards points to my wife's enterprise account and all costs were 0 with a credit payment by BMWNA.

Enterprise delivered the car...
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