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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-16-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,730
Posted By skndchanzs
My 2013 sDrive was produced August 2012 and I...

My 2013 sDrive was produced August 2012 and I never received a letter. I've had the car in to the dealer several times over the last year for various things and there are no recalls associated with...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-11-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,456
Posted By skndchanzs
Just noticed that the reminder notice that comes...

Just noticed that the reminder notice that comes up when you first turn on the ignition wasn't changed - it still says 14,000/9/2014 which was what it has come up as since the first oil change in Nov...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-10-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,456
Posted By skndchanzs
Was driving along last weekend when my phone rang...

Was driving along last weekend when my phone rang and it was the BMW service dept telling me that my car was due for its first oil change. I explained that I had had the first service back in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-23-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By skndchanzs
Great pics......nice looking car too! :) ...

Great pics......nice looking car too! :)

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-28-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,280
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and...

I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and 1,000 miles before we went on a college road trip from the San Diego area of So Cal up to Humboldt County with stops ranging between the coast in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-23-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,765
Posted By skndchanzs
Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this...

Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this forum AFTER I had ordered my x1. Having never ordered a car before, I went over exactly what I wanted and checked with several dealers until I found...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-15-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one...

I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one year post delivery). Pretty much standard experience based on previous cars.....documentation of everything checked and whether it was within normal...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-09-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,730
Posted By skndchanzs
According to the list above, my car is affected...

According to the list above, my car is affected (2013 sDrive 28i manufactured 8/2012) but I have not received any notice and my dealer doesn't know anything about it. Went to the Owner's section of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-02-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,730
Posted By skndchanzs
Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet...

Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet received a notice - 2013 sDrive28i began production 8/25/12. Sounds like the notice doesn't do much other than to alert you to what we already know.
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-28-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,918
Posted By skndchanzs
Just returned from picking up my daughter for...

Just returned from picking up my daughter for Thanksgiving break and added another 900 miles to my odometer (up to 8500!!!). Discovered a few more things -

When adjusting my seat for firmness I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-28-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,261
Posted By skndchanzs
I had that problem for the first four or five...

I had that problem for the first four or five fill-ups and when I told the SA about it he looked at me like I was crazy (there is a thread about this very topic from about Nov 2012 - I wasn't the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-15-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,456
Posted By skndchanzs
:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken...

:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken it on several trips up north to drop off and pick up my daughter at college (about 900 miles roundtrip) and will be doing it again for Thanksgiving...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-14-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,456
Posted By skndchanzs
Low mileage oil change

Took my 2013 sDrive in for its first oil change today; 7600 miles on the odometer. I took delivery on 10/25/12 and the dash indicator said that the first service wasn't due until 9/2014.
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By skndchanzs
Thank you ScottMZ3! I was getting a little...

Thank you ScottMZ3!

I was getting a little worried after reading several of the other posts. I don't plan on locking anyone inside the car but we do live in a semi rural area and stop off at the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By skndchanzs
I believe they are referring to the fact that you...

I believe they are referring to the fact that you would need to know that you can unlock the doors by pushing the unlock button which is oddly placed on the center dash and not on the door itself...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-11-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,623
Posted By skndchanzs
Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12 ...

Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12
2013 28i sDrive
Ultimate Package
Lighting Package

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-03-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By skndchanzs
I called the next two closest dealers and they...

I called the next two closest dealers and they both said yes on the 12 months recommendation. So it is 12 months or mileage whichever comes first. Then I called my local dealer back and got the same...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-02-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By skndchanzs
I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up...

I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up 10/26/12) with just over 7500 miles and I asked about bringing it in earlier and I was brushed off and told to go by the service screen which says...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-30-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,015
Posted By skndchanzs
My bad - misread the original post. Edited my...

My bad - misread the original post. Edited my post above.

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-28-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,015
Posted By skndchanzs
There are A/C vents in the back - they are under...

There are A/C vents in the back - they are under the front seats. For the passenger behind me it isn't an issue since my height of 5'5" leaves the vent under my seat fully exposed. My oldest son, who...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-15-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By skndchanzs
'If I am driving badly, it must be because I have...

'If I am driving badly, it must be because I have a blue BMW! Guess I should have gone for the cashmere silver, which had actually been my first choice. Boring but easier to keep clean, I think.'
...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-16-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By skndchanzs
Thanks for the input - :). I just checked it this...

Thanks for the input - :). I just checked it this morning and it is still at 31 psi. We are going to my mom's today - 180 miles roundtrip in full civilization - and I'll see what happens. If it goes...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-15-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By skndchanzs
Tire question

I have a 2013 28sdrive and this is my first experience with run flats. Last week we went on a 800 mile round trip drive and before leaving I checked the tire pressure of all four tires and all were...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-25-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By skndchanzs
Had to laugh as I just did the same thing with a...

Had to laugh as I just did the same thing with a 2013 sDrive which I picked up in October. Driving from San Diego area to northern Cali to drop my daughter off to school. I made an apt, said I wanted...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-30-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,226
Posted By skndchanzs
Great pics and nice commentary! Thanks for both....

Great pics and nice commentary! Thanks for both. I went up that route with my new x1 in Dec/Jan and am looking forward to going back next month with the car fully broken in. :) 80 does seem to be a...
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