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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-20-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,941
Posted By Wrangler
Black Sapphire Metallic is my preference.

Black Sapphire Metallic is my preference.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-20-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,490
Posted By Wrangler
BMW recommends frequent oil changes. They do free...

BMW recommends frequent oil changes. They do free of charge once every 15K miles for new vehicles. Since Oil change is the cheapest service you can get, 15K mile interval is reasonable. I get my oil...
Forum: Performance 02-17-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 331
Posted By Wrangler
Oil and Filter

For all your automotive Oil and Filter needs click here (http://lubes-n-filters.wboil.com).
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,004
Posted By Wrangler
I have Pirelli P-Zero Nero All Season on my X3....

I have Pirelli P-Zero Nero All Season on my X3. Still great after 80,000 kms on it.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,891
Posted By Wrangler
I had a similar issue on my 2004 X3. Took it the...

I had a similar issue on my 2004 X3. Took it the dealer. Their best tech could not diagnose the issue. Asked for second best tech. What he did was, he hoisted the vehicle with another tech. seated in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 774
Posted By Wrangler
Question Interior Rear View Mirror

I'm thinking of installing a Interior Rear View mirror with Garage Door Opener and Compass on my 2004 X3. Would like if a Interior Rear View mirror with Garage Door Opener and Compass from 2006 BMW...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,491
Posted By Wrangler
Here is what I found. Click here...

Here is what I found. Click here (http://www.wboil.com/lubes-n-filters) for more details.

CAPACITIES:
Engine, with filter..........6.6 quarts [1]
Cooling System, With AT Initial...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,206
Posted By Wrangler
No UncleJ. I converted liters to US Gallons.

No UncleJ. I converted liters to US Gallons.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,737
Posted By Wrangler
I have them on my 04 X3. I had no issues with...

I have them on my 04 X3. I had no issues with them in Snow. I have put almost 50,000 miles on them and there is still lot of tread left. Check out Nitto Tires. Am considering them for a change as...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,206
Posted By Wrangler
I get 21 MPG on my 04 X3. I use AMSOIL...

I get 21 MPG on my 04 X3. I use AMSOIL (http://www.wboil.com/d/1701825) 5W40 European Formula and change Oil every 20,000 KM and replace Oil Filter every 10,000 KM. The engine is silky smooth and it...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2010, 06:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 640
Posted By Wrangler
Exclamation Max Tire Width

I'm considering new tires for my 2004 X3. Did anybody install Plus Zero Size on their X3's? I have seen 255/50-17 from Nitto and Yokohoma but would like to know if there would be any consequences by...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2010, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 954
Posted By Wrangler
I would recommend you to find out the date it was...

I would recommend you to find out the date it was manufactured and sold. If it is made in 2006 and sold in 2006, though it is 2007 model, it is on road for more time than we think. Also request the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,556
Posted By Wrangler
I have had Pirelli's Zero Nero Installed on my X3...

I have had Pirelli's Zero Nero Installed on my X3 @ Discount Tire and they are really good. I will stick to Pirelli. But also heard that Toyo Proxes are good too.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,362
Posted By Wrangler
Thank you guys. I know where the air filter box...

Thank you guys. I know where the air filter box is, but I was scared to pull off the cover after the clips were undone. I shall try again and post my findings and experience here. Thanks once again...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,362
Posted By Wrangler
Air Filter DIY

I remember seeing a DIY on replacing a Air Filter on X3, but not sure in which forum. Would appreciate if anyone could post the link or images on how to replace air filter on 2004 X3.
Thanks in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By Wrangler
From the list, the dealer appears to have...

From the list, the dealer appears to have excluded everything. What will be covered then? Nothing can can go wrong in 40K. I live in Toronto too and my 2004 X3 clocked 190K KM today and it runs like...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 63,069
Posted By Wrangler
Thank you, Enamoured. I have reinitialized the...

Thank you, Enamoured. I have reinitialized the anti trapping mechanism of power windows and sun roof.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 63,069
Posted By Wrangler
Thank you. I drove for less than 100 meters and...

Thank you. I drove for less than 100 meters and the 4x4 light went off. The tools you need to replace the battery are below:
1. 6 mm Hex Key or 1/2" Wrench/Spanner - to remove the bolt that clamps...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 63,069
Posted By Wrangler
I replaced battery on my 2004 X3 myself today. It...

I replaced battery on my 2004 X3 myself today. It costed me $108 + taxes + core. It took me approximately 20 minutes to replace it. The engine started without any issues. Had to reset time etc. The...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 767
Posted By Wrangler
My adviser went thru on what was done after...

My adviser went thru on what was done after Inspection II service. Your expectations are reasonable, :).
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 663
Posted By Wrangler
Question Battery for X3

It appears that my battery is slowly dying and needs to be replaced. Did anybody here install Energizer (108-H6) on their X3's? Mine is 2004 X3 (3.0) still running on the Original Battery. It is...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,399
Posted By Wrangler
As per Owner's manual, BMW recommends to use SAE...

As per Owner's manual, BMW recommends to use SAE 5W30 or 5W40. Check out AMSOIL (http://www.http://wboil.com/amsoil/5w40-european-synthetic-motor-oil-alf.html) which meets or exceeds BMW specs. Good...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-03-2009, 05:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,111
Posted By Wrangler
Mine has 179,000 KMS (111875 Miles) and is still...

Mine has 179,000 KMS (111875 Miles) and is still strong. It is a 2004 X3, 3.0 Auto Transmission. Replaced 1 set of tires, brakes and rotors on all the 4, Inspection II and seal to fix the leak in the...
Forum: General BMW 09-27-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 803
Posted By Wrangler
I use AMSOIL (http://www.wboil.com/d/1701825)...

I use AMSOIL (http://www.wboil.com/d/1701825) which is guaranteed for 25,000 Miles. But however I change the Oil Filter after 12,000 Miles. Try AMSOIL and its Oil Analysis yields good results.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2009, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By Wrangler
I would ask them to Perform Inspection II on the...

I would ask them to Perform Inspection II on the vehicle without any additional charge. Best of luck.
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