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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-12-2016, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 630
Posted By poker838
I believe the 40e comes with the N20 four...

I believe the 40e comes with the N20 four cylinder engine from the 28i series. I'm hearing there could be long term issues with it (timing chain guides failing)

40e also removed third row seat
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-29-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,323
Posted By poker838
It's typically sitting at 50%-ish I don't stick...

It's typically sitting at 50%-ish I don't stick around to see at what point the LEDs start moving. but our X3 is primarily a city car with 15kms to the daily commute each way and twice a month...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-20-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,323
Posted By poker838
Have you had the power distribution module...

Have you had the power distribution module replaced? If you search on this forum as well the other one the PDM module was pointed as a solution to battery issues. Aside from that, I periodically...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-18-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 826
Posted By poker838
I'd say loss of use compensation plus extended...

I'd say loss of use compensation plus extended warranty. + 2 years is not bad in my book. My X3 engine has been good so far so I can't see any reason to believe anything other than your problem...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 05-10-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,166
Posted By poker838
Looks like you're in Canada. Premium Package...

Looks like you're in Canada. Premium Package gets you parking sensors and rearview camera, while Executive will get you Surround View (Top Down View + Side view). And I did ask if it's possible to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-27-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By poker838
the sticker on the door jamb indicate recommended...

the sticker on the door jamb indicate recommended tire pressure of 32 front 35 rear (or something like that). upwards of 38 feels a bit high. If they are overinflating your tires to compensate for...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-26-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By poker838
Haven't tracked the packages or prices that...

Haven't tracked the packages or prices that closely, but if 8.67% is the discount you calculated, then I think it looks good.

I see on your profile you have a 2013. You might want to find out if...
Forum: X4 F26 (2015 - Current) 04-25-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 10,439
Posted By poker838
I am wondering if anybody has figured out what...

I am wondering if anybody has figured out what are the hardware upgrades related to braking they added to the M40i vs conventional X3/X4. Anyone?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-13-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,281
Posted By poker838
never mind

never mind
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 687
Posted By poker838
I get two. A snap when the engine shuts off.....

I get two. A snap when the engine shuts off.. and on start ups on cold days, a loud "crack" when the valves whack open. Never had a driveability or power issue though.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-30-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By poker838
How about just reordering completely? You...

How about just reordering completely? You haven't taken delivery yet. I'm sure some other would take the car on.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-30-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,280
Posted By poker838
Dear OP, W205 Benz tested worse :) ...

Dear OP,

W205 Benz tested worse :)

http://www.iihs.org/iihs/ratings/vehicle/v/mercedes/c-class-4-door-sedan
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-23-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,362
Posted By poker838
the M40i from the X4 would be more comparable to...

the M40i from the X4 would be more comparable to the GLC 43 "AMG lite"
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-23-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,466
Posted By poker838
they're baked from the factory. Mine went...

they're baked from the factory. Mine went straight to the detailer for an Opticoat application.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-22-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 654
Posted By poker838
Take it as you will, but a friend who is in the...

Take it as you will, but a friend who is in the wrap business says it's a ton of work to wrap vehicles and it's cheaper in the long run to just repaint the entire car than to wrap and re-detail the...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 02-12-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,225
Posted By poker838
I actually wouldn't mind if this smaller cheaper...

I actually wouldn't mind if this smaller cheaper M came in sedan format. M3 has gotten pretty expensive.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-04-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By poker838
roughly $2/quart. You should be able to buy them...

roughly $2/quart. You should be able to buy them from any automotive supply store and fill up in a pinch, without paying dealer prices.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-19-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,114
Posted By poker838
Does the Competition Package require you to pay...

Does the Competition Package require you to pay up for Leather, or is it already included?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-19-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 562
Posted By poker838
Could you kindly add a picture? Is buy back an...

Could you kindly add a picture? Is buy back an option?

I'm inclined to say your easiest solution would be to sand away the oxidization and get some kind of wrap (either matte silver or gloss...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-08-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 25,575
Posted By poker838
The 3.0 N52 engine is pretty reliable - I didn't...

The 3.0 N52 engine is pretty reliable - I didn't have an issue with my previous car - a 2006 325i with the same motor.. but apparently if anything engine related it would be the coil packs. Simple...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-07-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 25,575
Posted By poker838
Parminder - get somebody with an OBD2 scanner and...

Parminder - get somebody with an OBD2 scanner and scan for errors.

I scanned our 2011 and found that a cylinder was misfiring. Similar issues as yours, with about 65k in mileage. We had the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-06-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,244
Posted By poker838
How many kms on your X3? Just curious at what...

How many kms on your X3? Just curious at what point would require this service - my dad's 2011 is at 65000 kms.

thanks!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-04-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,342
Posted By poker838
I recently had the spark plugs and coils changed...

I recently had the spark plugs and coils changed on my dad's 2011 X3 (N52 6 cyl) and the entire job took my mechanic <1 hour. No programming needed.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-04-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,620
Posted By poker838
4 cyl. I had a piggy back module installed for...

4 cyl. I had a piggy back module installed for more power :) So yeah we use it often.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-27-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,694
Posted By poker838
It looks a bit more stout. The front end does...

It looks a bit more stout. The front end does not seem like it's going to be a significant departure from F25 design, so fairly conservative I think.. maybe more conservative than the newest X5 as I...
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