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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-21-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 366
Posted By Jack the cat
Adaptive Cruise Control

My 4 week old X3 has adaptive cruise control which while probably a safety addition, I find quite annoying the way it works. As an aside, I have had the car coded so only one "square" (vs the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-16-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By Jack the cat
I use the numbered presets to set radio...

I use the numbered presets to set radio information. Presets, Sirius sports, etc.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-02-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,933
Posted By Jack the cat
I just traded the BMW in the picture for an X3...

I just traded the BMW in the picture for an X3 35i. LOVED my 535i but needed to go with something bigger. As to floor mats, the X3 comes standard with mats that match the carpet. In my 5 and for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 34,274
Posted By Jack the cat
X3

About to trade my 2011 535 for a 2016 X3. Will I still be able to get Nav updates annually through your sources as I have done with my 535?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jack the cat
After two sets of Goodyears, I put DriveGuards on...

After two sets of Goodyears, I put DriveGuards on my 2011 a few months ago. The ride and handling are excellent. Very smooth compared to the Goodyears. These run flats were a special design by...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-20-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 800
Posted By Jack the cat
Contact Shawn Sheriden ...

Contact Shawn Sheriden
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/member.php?u=142175
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,171
Posted By Jack the cat
After searching as you have, I purchased my...

After searching as you have, I purchased my extended warranty through this dealer:

John Andrews
Business Manager
Schaeffer BMW
2012 BMW Center Of Excellence
4920 New Center Dr
Wilmington, NC...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-31-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2,701
Views: 211,526
Posted By Jack the cat
Shawn, Please PM me the latest update...

Shawn,
Please PM me the latest update instructions. Hopefully, the one file version. Thank you.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By Jack the cat
Here is the thread: ...

Here is the thread:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=777905&highlight=navigation
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-18-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,253
Posted By Jack the cat
Changed to Bridgestone Drive Guard. New RF tire...

Changed to Bridgestone Drive Guard. New RF tire line that rides the same as Bridgestone's best non-RF. Got them for $1,000 installed. Have been very pleased and the ride is really great. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 779
Posted By Jack the cat
I have a 2011 535 July 2010 build. I just went...

I have a 2011 535 July 2010 build. I just went over 62,000 miles. My model was built too early to include Combox, which integrated more advanced iPhone options. While I have never really missed...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-21-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By Jack the cat
If you read the Drive Guard reviews, they are as...

If you read the Drive Guard reviews, they are as good as the top of the line Bridgestone Truanza. They are significantly better than the factory Goodyears; they especially have a smooth ride.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-20-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By Jack the cat
Just got my 18" RF's replaced for the second...

Just got my 18" RF's replaced for the second time.
32,931 miles replaced at the dealer with Goodyear $1,760
61,834 miles replaced a Discount Tire with the new Bridgestone Drive Guard $1,030. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,107
Posted By Jack the cat
My first factory RFT went 31,000. The dealer...

My first factory RFT went 31,000. The dealer rotated the front to the back at around 25,000 to extend the life. You need new tires. My suggestion is go to a good tire store that will give you a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-18-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,507
Posted By Jack the cat
All three letters came off at once. Dealer...

All three letters came off at once. Dealer replaced them under warranty.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By Jack the cat
See this thread: ...

See this thread:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=782526&highlight=
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,551
Posted By Jack the cat
I have driven BMW's since the mid 90's (when I...

I have driven BMW's since the mid 90's (when I could start to afford them) and it has been my brand since. Progressing from 3 series to 5 series which included a 523i (E39) during the time I lived...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,293
Posted By Jack the cat
Just connect the iPod. The interface is great,...

Just connect the iPod. The interface is great, much better than trying to mess with the hard drive. I tried the hard drive at first, but after experiencing the simplicity of the iPod, will never go...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By Jack the cat
I have an 80/10 build, with no Combox. I am the...

I have an 80/10 build, with no Combox. I am the original owner.
The Y cable that comes with the car will function with any apple product that uses the 30 pin connector. Using a 30 pin to lighting...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-13-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Jack the cat
You need this thread: ...

You need this thread:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=776686
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-05-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By Jack the cat
Exact same thing happened to me. Dealer replaced...

Exact same thing happened to me. Dealer replaced the part under warranty. You need to ask the Dealer to show you in the warranty agreement where that part is excluded. Warranty covers everything...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,466
Posted By Jack the cat
After searching the forum and contacting several...

After searching the forum and contacting several dealers, I purchased my extended warranty one year ago. These are the best prices I found

PLATINUM
7/100 msrp is $4760.00, I will sell for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-19-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,125
Posted By Jack the cat
I recently extended the warranty on my 2011. ...

I recently extended the warranty on my 2011.
You can purchase from any dealer in the US.
After much research, by far the best deal was from:

John Andrews
Business Manager
Schaeffer BMW
4920...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-23-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 713
Posted By Jack the cat
recently extended the warranty on my 2011. You...

recently extended the warranty on my 2011.
You can purchase from any dealer in the US.
After much research, by far the best deal was from:

John Andrews
Business Manager
Schaeffer BMW
4920 New...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By Jack the cat
I recently extended the warranty on mu 2011. ...

I recently extended the warranty on mu 2011.
You can purchase from any dealer in the US.
After much research, by far the best deal was from:

John Andrews
Business Manager
Schaeffer BMW
4920...
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