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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,944
Posted By Red_X3
I've got almost 19,000 on my 2013 X3 and it's...

I've got almost 19,000 on my 2013 X3 and it's been mostly problem free. Only significant issue was a transmission module that failed, but dealer replaced it within one day. My biggest nuisance...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-15-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,275
Posted By Red_X3
I feel the AS/S setting is really dependent on...

I feel the AS/S setting is really dependent on the driver. I personally don't mind the feature, however my wife hates it. I had the coding added so that it remembers the last setting (you'd think...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-15-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,811
Posted By Red_X3
I've got the satin rails on my Vermillion Red and...

I've got the satin rails on my Vermillion Red and feel they accent the body. I suggest ordering the cross members from your local BMW parts department. I did and thus far they are the least...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-13-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By Red_X3
I suggest negotiating with your dealer on it. I...

I suggest negotiating with your dealer on it. I did and got it "throw-in" for free.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-13-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,904
Posted By Red_X3
Enjoy the ride. IMHO, the vermillion red is the...

Enjoy the ride. IMHO, the vermillion red is the best color.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,072
Posted By Red_X3
Just crossed the 18,000 mile mark with my 2013...

Just crossed the 18,000 mile mark with my 2013 X3. My mileage is 27.5 hwy and 23 around town. I've tried different driving styles/modes with highway driving with my best mpg being just over 28. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 49,257
Posted By Red_X3
On my 2013: Eco Pro Display shows how many...

On my 2013:

Eco Pro Display shows how many bonus miles that you get as a result of fuel savings.

iDrive Screen has a mileage graphic by time of use and mode.

iDrive has a Sport Gauges...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By Red_X3
I pulled the removable cup holders and put them...

I pulled the removable cup holders and put them in the base of the drivers side door panel. I drop my loose change into them and find it easy to grab change as needed.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,323
Posted By Red_X3
Displaying Current Speed Limit

I picked up my X3 two weeks ago and I'm still learning where things are located in the car, but this one eludes me. I've read the manual both print and current PDF and I am very surprised that there...
Forum: General BMW 05-18-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,626
Posted By Red_X3
I picked up my X3 on May 9th. The Snap-In...

I picked up my X3 on May 9th. The Snap-In adapter was installed when I picked it up. Will be interested to learn why the Snap-ins are on hold. If you learn anything please update this thread.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,575
Posted By Red_X3
I feel it does look great and the silver trim...

I feel it does look great and the silver trim provides a nice bit of definition to it.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,575
Posted By Red_X3
The license plate holder is secured via two...

The license plate holder is secured via two fasteners, see photo below. The two areas highlighted in red are the screws that attach the plate holder to the bumper. The license plate holder is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,575
Posted By Red_X3
The front license plate and holder were installed...

The front license plate and holder were installed by the dealer. In NY we have to both front and rear plates. I'll pull the plate and take a look at for you.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-16-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,575
Posted By Red_X3
I got a 2013 X3 xDrive28i and it has a black...

I got a 2013 X3 xDrive28i and it has a black grill. Personally I like the black better, for some reason I've never really cared for chrome....
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-15-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,431
Posted By Red_X3
I wish the documentation was better in this...

I wish the documentation was better in this aspect. It surprises me for such an expensive vehicle that the manual is so poorly written and is so generic in nature. You would think BMW could at...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-14-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By Red_X3
Cool, thanks...yet another gem hidden in the...

Cool, thanks...yet another gem hidden in the documentation.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-14-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By Red_X3
Yeah, locking the X3 does shut down everything. ...

Yeah, locking the X3 does shut down everything. BTW, I found locking the X3 (even in garage) is the best way to shut down the Control Display and radio. When you park and exit the X3 both the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-14-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By Red_X3
Yes, pressing Start/Stop a second time does turn...

Yes, pressing Start/Stop a second time does turn everything off. Just checked mine, the garage door opener does NOT appear to work with everything shut off.

Got mine last Wednesday...lots to...
Forum: General BMW 05-14-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,626
Posted By Red_X3
Diversity Antenna Integration with iPhone 4

I recently purchased an X3 with media snap-in. Overall the functions work pretty well. The thing that does not seem to work is improved signal strength. I was lead to believe that the snap-in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-14-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By Red_X3
Thanks, that confirms what I found to be the case...

Thanks, that confirms what I found to be the case on Saturday night. I just spoke with a tech advisor at the dealership this morning and that is what he recommended as well. He did confess this was...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-13-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By Red_X3
2013 X3 Accessory Mode

Perhaps I missed this in the manual, but is their an accessory mode in the X3 with keyless start/stop? In cars with a key based ignition you'd typically insert the key and turn it one position to...
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