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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By shamernj
So you have the "USASPEC (PA12-BMW) iPod...

So you have the "USASPEC (PA12-BMW) iPod Interface with Text Display" that was mentioned in your link? I have the stock BMW iPod integration. Maybe I'll just buy the Tune2Air unit and see.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2016, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By shamernj
Bluetooth Adapter for 30 pin iPod connector

I have a 2006 X3 with bluetooth and the iPod integration. The bluetooth does not play audio streamed from my iPhone6 and my 160GB iPod recently stopped working. I'd like to get a 30 pin bluetooth...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,346
Posted By shamernj
It's all that slowing down and speeding up that...

It's all that slowing down and speeding up that kills fuel economy. If you want a driving style that maximizes efficiency I suggest not slowing down for corners. It makes driving fun - and saves you...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-29-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,999
Posted By shamernj
Larry, I believe the configurator has a...

Larry,

I believe the configurator has a sports suspension option. It is separate to the sports appearance package.

Stuart
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,431
Posted By shamernj
I also have an 06 X3 and a BB Tour. I recently...

I also have an 06 X3 and a BB Tour. I recently switched from the old BB Pearl, which was rock solid. The Tour is a little flaky. It took several attempts to get it to pair but it did eventually. It...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,766
Posted By shamernj
Let us know how the investigation goes into the...

Let us know how the investigation goes into the use of 5 1/4 speakers. The limiting factor may be depth, unless you can build out into the vehicle.

I wasn't suggesting using the stock "subs" for...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2010, 08:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,766
Posted By shamernj
The DIY sticky at the top has links to Evlengr's...

The DIY sticky at the top has links to Evlengr's recommendations. Personally I like the idea of implementing a crossover to include the under-the-seat drivers in a 3 way configuration. Doing this...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,921
Posted By shamernj
You can update the software on the Nav. When I...

You can update the software on the Nav. When I bought my 2006 X3 I went from using a Garmin in my previous vehicle that had a really good perspective view of the road. I heard the latest BMW software...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 955
Posted By shamernj
2011 X3 email from BMW

Just got this from BMW:

Get ready for the arrival of the all-new BMW X3. It boasts a spacious cabin crafted with exceptional materials and an even more powerful rideŚwith your choice of either the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,925
Posted By shamernj
I'll be in the market for a new car in about...

I'll be in the market for a new car in about 18-24 months. I really wish they had introduced the X1 to NA sooner as a used X1 would have been good. Maybe I'll think of a new ED X1 or a CPO 2010 X3...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,616
Posted By shamernj
I have the black leather and live in San Diego,...

I have the black leather and live in San Diego, often parked in the sun. It's not too bad but I always take advantage of the remote window switch - hold the open button down after pressing it a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2010, 07:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,188
Posted By shamernj
I have to say that the X3 has one of the easiest...

I have to say that the X3 has one of the easiest SUV/hatchback tailgates to close. A friend of mine had a Tahoe with the feature and after trying it a few times he decided to do it manually after...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 911
Posted By shamernj
Try This: ...

Try This:

http://store.bmwgpsmaps.com/prod_01.aspx?upc=65902158157%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20&t1=1&t2=9&t3=64&t4=0&t5=0&t6=0&t7=0&t8=0&t9=0&t10=0&sid=00E7375D957F4F76B4A207F3D8B19437

I received...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,782
Posted By shamernj
I also have an 06 and am interested in...

I also have an 06 and am interested in performance upgrades. If you don't mind me asking how much did that lot cost you?

Stuart.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,741
Posted By shamernj
yep, that's where i store my towbar/ball. Only...

yep, that's where i store my towbar/ball. Only just fits though - doesn't look like it was specifically meant to be there.

My ski-bag fits under the spare wheel handle in the picture. Looks like...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,311
Posted By shamernj
Definitely go with the Aux port. Another couple...

Definitely go with the Aux port. Another couple of tricks to maximize the sound quality is rip your CDs with a lossless compression (e.g. Apple Lossless). It reduces the number of songs you can store...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By shamernj
I agree with X3emist. Mine came with it turned on...

I agree with X3emist. Mine came with it turned on but I specifically went to the dealer to have it turned off.

Stuart.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,824
Posted By shamernj
yeah, they build plug and play equipment for...

yeah, they build plug and play equipment for people who don't want to do any engineering or custom installation themselves. Prices are still less than the premium BMW OEM amp but probably not as good...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,824
Posted By shamernj
Check this out: ...

Check this out:

http://www.bavariansoundwerks.com/product/697/390/BSW-PnP-Amplifier-Upgrade-for-BMW-X3-04-E83/

Supposedly a plug and play amp upgrade but it requires their Stage 1 Speaker...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2010, 10:48 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 89,386
Posted By shamernj
Nice! How do you like the Intravee with the...

Nice!

How do you like the Intravee with the X3? I have the Navigation and the BMW ipod integration but I've thought about maybe installing the Intravee II as it gives song information and much...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-30-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,023
Posted By shamernj
Surprised to hear the BlackBerry Tour was not...

Surprised to hear the BlackBerry Tour was not compatible. My BlackBerry Pearl works extemely well with my 2006 X3. It's with Verizon but it's the older Pearl - not the new flip version. If making...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By shamernj
See attached - clip from the UK website. ...

See attached - clip from the UK website.

Stuart
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2010, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By shamernj
Very nice! I took a look on the UK BMW...

Very nice!

I took a look on the UK BMW website and priced out an X1. They're a 725 GBP option.

I wish they'd bring the X1 to the US sooner. I'd love to get a CPO in a couple of years - I may...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,855
Posted By shamernj
Pics attached. The bag is attached to the box but...

Pics attached. The bag is attached to the box but the whole thing can of course be removed, leaving a hole in the seat, or replaced with the blank plate.

Stuart
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-27-2009, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,855
Posted By shamernj
What does the box look like? It could be the ski...

What does the box look like? It could be the ski bag that fits into the rear seat and used when transporting skis - provides a waterproof bag that pokes through the seat, allowing skis from the trunk...
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