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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-29-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 903
Posted By fb88
I use AAA. It covers the driver and holder of...

I use AAA. It covers the driver and holder of card not the specific vehicle. So if you and your spouse alternate drive the car both of you need to enroll and I suggest the premium version that...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-04-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,157
Posted By fb88
Did Avis give you a loaner car while car was in...

Did Avis give you a loaner car while car was in the shop?
Rental cars should all have the city brake / brake avoidance systems built in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-29-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By fb88
It all depends on how it's driven... a lot of...

It all depends on how it's driven... a lot of locals or highway. Overall BMW brakes is one of the best.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,468
Posted By fb88
http://www.wikihow.com/Get-Spray-Paint-off-a-Car ...

http://www.wikihow.com/Get-Spray-Paint-off-a-Car
http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=car%20rubbing%20compound
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-10-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 662
Posted By fb88
When CBS was reset after a new set of...

When CBS was reset after a new set of pads/sensor, the new estimated miles till next change is 22,000.
That seems low, is that the default or calculated based on past experience? 65k miles on...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-09-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 662
Posted By fb88
Question Non-OEM brake pad sensor & Rotor

Any consideration when using a non-OEM Centric brake sensor? (for 2011 X3)

http://www.tirerack.com/brakes/results.jsp?autoMake=BMW&autoModel=X3+xDrive28i&autoYear=2011

Is there any reason that...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-09-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,695
Posted By fb88
yes a paper thing as a warning would help, and in...

yes a paper thing as a warning would help, and in addition a video recording device aimed at driver/console (for RPM)/road when the car is powered on...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-05-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 948
Posted By fb88
Let me know what it costs to replace by the...

Let me know what it costs to replace by the dealer. Or is one near by you?
http://www.bimmershops.com/bmwshops/california/
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-16-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By fb88
2011 x3 also had 1 brake light went out

Dealer replaced the whole thing $300 + $40 labor.

Did any of you tried to just replace the bulb?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-11-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,509
Posted By fb88
How do you reset it yourself? I have indie...

How do you reset it yourself? I have indie change the fluid but I don't know if they reset that value. "The computer tracks a wear value"
I wouldn't think the computer does anything different...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-10-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By fb88
Why doesn't BMW enable the tire psi in idrive? ...

Why doesn't BMW enable the tire psi in idrive? It could be coded so the capability is there. It'd save us time by having to manually check.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-10-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By fb88
I had my 2011 28i coolant tank replaced due to a...

I had my 2011 28i coolant tank replaced due to a crack that was leaking coolant turning up low coolant warning every 2,500 miles.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-05-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By fb88
How about fog x inside your window? ...

How about fog x inside your window?
http://www.rainx.com/product/glass-and-cleaners/rainx-anti-fog/#.VIJGksnOiM0
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-23-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,003
Posted By fb88
Would the LED head lights never burn out?

Would the LED head lights never burn out?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-16-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By fb88
My 2014 X1 starts with the 10K CBS interval...

My 2014 X1 starts with the 10K CBS interval plus/minus some driving behavior instead of 15k miles interval. I thought the 10K CBS applies across models.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-15-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By fb88
2014 and 2015 models have 10k oil change interval?

If that's the case do you start to change at 10k regardless idrive telling you longer interval is OK?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-12-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By fb88
Will replace the other 5 when another ignition...

Will replace the other 5 when another ignition coil acts up again.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-08-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By fb88
2011 x3 stutter at 1500rpm (35 to 40 mph) - ignition coil

59k miles, never had this problem till wife mentioned it a few week ago. There is a brief stutter/slip/rattle around 1400rpm to 1500rpm. No other lights or warning.
It's I6 8-speed (not...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-16-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 861
Posted By fb88
I'd go back to OEM air filter. I had H&N air...

I'd go back to OEM air filter. I had H&N air filter mess up my mass air flow sensor which exhibited the problem you are having. However the CEL would be on with air/fuel too lean error code. bad...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-07-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By fb88
Trunk not opening from under dash switch

Today this happened for the 2nd time.
With X1 parked in garage w/o a key with me, I open the driver's side door and press the trunk button under the dash by the door. I hear unlock sound from the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-09-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By fb88
2011 x3 28i manf tire pressure 32/32 dealer filled 38/38?

after the oil change service and next morning measured cold it reads 38/38 but door panel says 32/32. They probably checked and filled while the tire is hot.

OEM RFT, what pressure do you guys...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-09-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By fb88
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By fb88
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNKWUwSnv0Y ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNKWUwSnv0Y

ebays sells unpainted bumper, no experience with them...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-13-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,214
Posted By fb88
Can you repair instead of replace? Can it be...

Can you repair instead of replace? Can it be popped out?

http://www.usautoparts.net/bmw/repairs/bumper.htm
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-05-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,292
Posted By fb88
1. what's the reporting limit? 2. what's the...

1. what's the reporting limit?
2. what's the WTF gesture? the middle finger? first in air with left hand on bicep?
3. did you try to honk to get his attention after taking picture?
4. what's...
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