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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
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Posted By dtmackey
Sorry for the long overdue update. Car is...

Sorry for the long overdue update.

Car is now back at dealer (6th time) and I dropped it off back on Feb 18th and have not seen it since. All this time they have replaced nearly everything that...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Not sure how do I tell? I'm in the U.S. so I...

Not sure how do I tell? I'm in the U.S. so I would imagine it's an Alabama built veihicle, but not sure.

In an ideal world, build location should not matter and if there is any level of...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Picked car up Columbus Day and they diagnosed the...

Picked car up Columbus Day and they diagnosed the issue to the guibo rubber driveline isolation damper. Car drives with no vibration at 20 and 60 as before, but I thought I detected something in the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Picked up car on Monday. Sat with the service...

Picked up car on Monday. Sat with the service manager and went over everything. Noticed that the paperwork mentioned front axles, but I ahve confirmed (twice) by phone and email that it was the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Update - 10-8-12 Contaced the dealer on...

Update - 10-8-12

Contaced the dealer on Thursday (10-4-12) through email (all my correspondence with BMW is now in email to give me a trail of breadcrumbs. Dealer was just finishing up installing...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Contacted the dealer last night and they were...

Contacted the dealer last night and they were finishing up installing 2 new rear axles and a new differential. Emailed them this morning to find out how the road test went and was told the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Scheduled at dealer tomorrow for an 8am test ride...

Scheduled at dealer tomorrow for an 8am test ride with the top mechanic so I can drive and have him feel the shudder. Again they will provide me with a loaner. This is trip number 3 for one of the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
So how did the replacement X3 work out for you? ...

So how did the replacement X3 work out for you? I didn't read the thread with yours specifically and your signature shows a thumbs up, but RIP.

D-
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
My feeling is the dealer is replacing all the...

My feeling is the dealer is replacing all the parts around the problem at the expense of BMW and will eventually get to the real issue, but my time is not free going back and forth. My ability to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
Thanks for the reply, but I'm not jumping to...

Thanks for the reply, but I'm not jumping to lemon, but a problem that was not properly diagnosed or corrected. So far I feel that the dealer is replacing all the parts around the problem and hasn't...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By dtmackey
2007 New head, new tranny, new differential same problems

First time poster, but have lurked for some time and read the posted threads on some of the X3 issues. My intent is not to put down the X3 model but to enlist your ideas on suggestions to my...
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