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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-23-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 481
Posted By CA328
That's weird. My 2011 X5 (now gone), 2013...

That's weird.

My 2011 X5 (now gone), 2013 328i, and 2015 X3 all work(ed) using the Apple USB >Apple cable (for the old iPod), and for latest phone/iPod, the USB>Lightning cable.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-22-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,215
Posted By CA328
As noted above, I thought this was added only for...

As noted above, I thought this was added only for 2015 onward models?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,444
Posted By CA328
Me I got them and like 'em. But I wouldn't be...

Me I got them and like 'em. But I wouldn't be disappointed with xenons, driving back to back with our 328i with xenons the 3 is still really good.

We recently rented a Ford Escape on vacation...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-14-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,746
Posted By CA328
Blackberry Z10. The reading of texts and emails...

Blackberry Z10. The reading of texts and emails seems to work fine.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-29-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By CA328
I have this feature. The Idrive and the owners...

I have this feature. The Idrive and the owners manual say it only works during the daytime if I recall - but it does brake autonomously for pedestrians detected in the vehicle's path at low speed.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-29-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,746
Posted By CA328
- Cargo room is a bit smaller in trunk but this...

- Cargo room is a bit smaller in trunk but this was expected. Still fit 2x 29in suitcases + 2x 25in suitcases with some room to see out the back to/from airport this past week.
- Back seat is a bit...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-29-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,746
Posted By CA328
Sorry we've been away on a family visit, some...

Sorry we've been away on a family visit, some more pics:

http://i1256.photobucket.com/albums/ii483/achai328/PC290244_zpsc7fb8ec5.jpg...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,746
Posted By CA328
Another new 2015 X3...

Hey folks, so traded in my 2011 X5 diesel for a new 2015 X3 35i.

Love it so far. here's the spec:

WX73 - X3 xDrive35i
SP-BLD - No Charge Scheduled Maintenance 4yr/80k
ZJ8 - Executive Package...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,264
Posted By CA328
+1 wish we had this in Canada.

+1 wish we had this in Canada.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,264
Posted By CA328
I have HUD and Nav in Canada. No full digital...

I have HUD and Nav in Canada. No full digital display - I have the full width LCD strip at the bottom, but dials and needles are still old skool.

Still a step up from wife's 328i with the partial...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,444
Posted By CA328
Correct. I also wish LED brake lights and rear...

Correct. I also wish LED brake lights and rear turn signals were part of the LCI update. Oh well.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,444
Posted By CA328
To each their own. Up here, M-Sport, and the...

To each their own. Up here, M-Sport, and the performance options (DHP etc.) would be $6k plus. I think that's so-so value considering that most of the cost goes toward cosmetic stuff. I'm not even...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-16-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,774
Posted By CA328
Our new 2015 X3 has the SYNC button, 2013 328i...

Our new 2015 X3 has the SYNC button, 2013 328i does not.

I'm with the "solution in search of a problem" camp. But hey to each their own.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-16-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,444
Posted By CA328
Really? 328i seemed pretty bright to me -...

Really? 328i seemed pretty bright to me - slightly better than our 2011 X5 we just traded.

Will have to do that side by side comparison once holiday madness is over.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-16-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,448
Posted By CA328
DO you have option 6NS? this is extended...

DO you have option 6NS? this is extended Bluetooth. For MY15 X3s, the Office function and a few other features were broken out separately into a standalone option, 6NS. I have it on mine and it...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,444
Posted By CA328
Our new 2015 X3 has the Full LED headlights. ...

Our new 2015 X3 has the Full LED headlights. Aiming to get a side by side photo comparison between the xenons on wife's 328i vs. the LEDs on the X3 up here at some point.

First impressions - I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,163
Posted By CA328
Yeah it's CAD$600, about US$550 or so, if you...

Yeah it's CAD$600, about US$550 or so, if you don't get M Sport. As noted this is for the Canadian market.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,353
Posted By CA328
Ordered Oct 6 - factory order Landed in city...

Ordered Oct 6 - factory order
Landed in city via rail Dec 9
Delivered Dec 13
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 724
Posted By CA328
My wife's 328i I have no problems activating the...

My wife's 328i I have no problems activating the kick sensor for the trunk.

Still struggling with the new 2015 X3 we picked up Saturday. Was holding a box and waving my foot at grocery store -...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-15-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,163
Posted By CA328
So I'm quoting myself above because we just got...

So I'm quoting myself above because we just got our 2015 X3, trading in the X5. First thoughts:

- Backseat and trunk smaller, but not by much real-world.
- Feels much more nimble than the X5. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-12-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,163
Posted By CA328
X5 is also a much pricier vehicle. Get what you...

X5 is also a much pricier vehicle. Get what you pay for. Also a lot heavier and thirstier.

We're trading our 2011 X5 35d for a 2015 X3 35i tomorrow.

Trunk is not that much bigger on X5 - we...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-12-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,770
Posted By CA328
Sounds like your driving style is much better...

Sounds like your driving style is much better suited to a hybrid drivetrain.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-02-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,849
Posted By CA328
+1 great post. Different people value different...

+1 great post. Different people value different things, and it's useful to hear different pros and cons for each vehicle.

For the reasons I outlined in post #12, I won't be getting a Macan. Even...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-02-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,849
Posted By CA328
Macan seems compelling for the driving...

Macan seems compelling for the driving experience, and the badge (if that matters for you). At first glance the price seems right.

Unfortunately out in the real world a few things work against...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-02-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,659
Posted By CA328
You can order them separately, they're C$600. My...

You can order them separately, they're C$600. My factory order includes this standalone option.
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