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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-25-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By stonex1
Yes, I believe you can code it in. You'll need a...

Yes, I believe you can code it in. You'll need a computer with obd connector, or the carly app with a Bluetooth obd connector.
Forum: General BMW Questions 02-18-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,206
Posted By stonex1
I would suggest you buy whatever you want. The...

I would suggest you buy whatever you want. The key move is never go into debt.
Plan your budget carefully, be ready for possible repairs. (Buy your mechanically inclined buddy some beers if you are...
Forum: X4 F26 (2015 - Current) 02-14-2017, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By stonex1
I've only coded a little bit but would guess DBU...

I've only coded a little bit but would guess DBU is right. There are lots of different options for side markers and you would think that you could have them off when the switch is on low beams or...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-13-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By stonex1
IIRC, it will show properly after the computer...

IIRC, it will show properly after the computer has been reset.
(eg: you've driven it one day, and then it will work the next day)

Let us know how it works out.
Forum: X4 F26 (2015 - Current) 02-13-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By stonex1
Can you find out for sure if parking lights have...

Can you find out for sure if parking lights have to be amber?
You should have the option to use the Parking Light feature of BMW where you use
the left stock to turn on one side of your parking...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-07-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 771
Posted By stonex1
From my experience, if you have a square setup on...

From my experience, if you have a square setup on an X-Drive BMW X1, you are just fine keeping the tires where they are. Rotating them is probably ok too.
My OEM rubber is due this summer for...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 02-04-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By stonex1
I would suggest it depends where you live, or...

I would suggest it depends where you live, or where you want to drive to.
If you want Nav to find the odd place in your own city, you are probably fine keeping the nav as is.
If you have lots of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-31-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By stonex1
Check out realoem.com for specific parts and...

Check out realoem.com for specific parts and fluids.
Also check out Bavarian Autosport's youtube channel.
Lots of good DIY videos for changing powertrain fluids.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-31-2017, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By stonex1
Would you say it's a different noise than what...

Would you say it's a different noise than what others have posted about the steering column making noise?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-30-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 12,753
Posted By stonex1
^^^^^ beauty! But I'm a sucker for Mineral...

^^^^^ beauty!
But I'm a sucker for Mineral Grey. :thumbup:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-16-2017, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 770
Posted By stonex1
I'm not an additives guy, seems too risky to put...

I'm not an additives guy, seems too risky to put anything in an engine that isn't listed
in the manual. :)
You have the N55, which has the oil temp gauge. I won't worry about it, there are so many...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-16-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 770
Posted By stonex1
I don't think you need to do much, or at least...

I don't think you need to do much, or at least anything out of the ordinary.
Keep an eye on your coolant level, top off with distilled water if it gets slightly low.
It's rated long life coolant,...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-16-2017, 08:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 820
Posted By stonex1
My OEM's are Continental ContiProContacts. I...

My OEM's are Continental ContiProContacts.
I was happy with them, but probably wouldn't buy them again. I'll likely have to replace them in the summer as they wore a little quick.

Leaning towards...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-12-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By stonex1
Love the pre-LCI X1. Beautiful!

Love the pre-LCI X1.
Beautiful!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 01-01-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,267
Posted By stonex1
Sounds like an X1 with little options, but as for...

Sounds like an X1 with little options, but as for a practical yet fun little car to drive yes...
it is one of the better ones out there.
SUV?, hatchback?, wagon?, crossover?
Yup.
:)
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-29-2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By stonex1
Is it like a spray of dirty water, or some how...

Is it like a spray of dirty water, or some how heat related?
Perhaps just a bad seal on the headlight assembly, warranty should cover it should it not?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-17-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By stonex1
Here's...

Here's (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=850463&highlight=diy) a quick DIY for CBS reset.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-13-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,080
Posted By stonex1
Did you go for a long drive yet with the backup...

Did you go for a long drive yet with the backup key yet?
Failing that, I would visit the dealer.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-09-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By stonex1
I removed my locks about 3 days of ownership....

I removed my locks about 3 days of ownership. Nothing but a PITA. :D
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-07-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 768
Posted By stonex1
@ OP.... Do you drive a lot of stop and go...

@ OP....

Do you drive a lot of stop and go or city traffic?
I wonder if those driving conditions would burn more oil on these turbos.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-07-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 768
Posted By stonex1
If you had an oil leak in the engine bay, I think...

If you had an oil leak in the engine bay, I think you'd notice something on the floor. However,
you can check the oil filter housing area. Otherwise crawl underneath and investigate.
It's common...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-02-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By stonex1
A couple of Sat. Radio stations Screen off ...

A couple of Sat. Radio stations
Screen off
Eco Pro Tips
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-25-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 580
Posted By stonex1
I'm not sure you'll get too much help here as I...

I'm not sure you'll get too much help here as I think most X1 owners haven't put in aftermarket headlights.
Your best bet might be to try the coding or DIY forums.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-22-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 644
Posted By stonex1
If you take the headlight switch off auto, do the...

If you take the headlight switch off auto, do the dash errors go away?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 11-14-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By stonex1
Try searching for E84 complete vehicle pdf. It's...

Try searching for E84 complete vehicle pdf. It's a technical document that might have some electronics info.
Otherwise try looking for an E90 wiring diagram.
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