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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-12-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By e1322739
I recently installed a set of Driveguards on my...

I recently installed a set of Driveguards on my X1. I live in SE Texas so I also don't anticipate having to drive in snow. The tires are much better than the OEM Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires...quieter...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-23-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,934
Posted By e1322739
It looks like a scaled down X3 to me. Hood is...

It looks like a scaled down X3 to me. Hood is proportionally shorter....that's the impact of the UKL platform and transverse engine. The rest of the car looks very similar to the X3 shape.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-26-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By e1322739
I recently replaced my original Goodyear Eagle...

I recently replaced my original Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires with Bridgestone Driveguards (3rd gen run flats). They are much quieter and ride better than the Goodyears. They are all-season but I can't...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-08-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By e1322739
I've been with Geico for over 30 years and have...

I've been with Geico for over 30 years and have always had great service. Our X3 has the BMW extended warranty. I decided to try Geico's mechanical breakdown coverage on my X1. The premium is $52...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-10-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,163
Posted By e1322739
We also have both...and have same reaction. My...

We also have both...and have same reaction. My wife drives the X3 and we use it when we are together including long trips. It's a great highway car in all driving conditions. The X1 is my daily...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-02-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 996
Posted By e1322739
Perhaps she should review this web site: ...

Perhaps she should review this web site:
http://www.bmwgroup.com/e/0_0_www_bmwgroup_com/produktion/produktionsnetzwerk/produktionsstandorte/standorte/index.html
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-26-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By e1322739
I had to replace the windshield on my X1 several...

I had to replace the windshield on my X1 several months ago (hit by a stone on the freeway). I decided to have my dealer replace it with a BMW windshield. My SA explained they use the same procedure...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-04-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By e1322739
It's possible to pause and rewind Sirius radio on...

It's possible to pause and rewind Sirius radio on a BMW equipped with the Technology package, which includes a HDD.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-28-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 938
Posted By e1322739
I have a heated steering wheel. No need for...

I have a heated steering wheel. No need for gloves in winter.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-12-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By e1322739
It's interesting the X1 M Sport isn't available...

It's interesting the X1 M Sport isn't available with heated steering wheel. My wife's X3 M Sport has it.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 05-05-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 939
Posted By e1322739
I use the BMW remote app to send addresses to my...

I use the BMW remote app to send addresses to my car all the time. It works just fine.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-20-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 600
Posted By e1322739
I don't have any issues with iOS7 and iDrive....

I don't have any issues with iOS7 and iDrive. Everything works fine, as it did with iOS6.

Mt iPhone is on Verizon Wireless.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-24-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 862
Posted By e1322739
This website gives a good overview of BMW's...

This website gives a good overview of BMW's production sites
http://www.bmwgroup.com/bmwgroup_prod/e/0_0_www_bmwgroup_com/produktion/produktionsnetzwerk/produktionsstandorte/standorte/index.html
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-08-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,922
Posted By e1322739
Mine isn't yet showing its subject to recall even...

Mine isn't yet showing its subject to recall even though it was built during the target period. My SA told me not all N20s manufactured during that time require repair. The SIB seems to confirm that....
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-06-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,218
Posted By e1322739
Mine are just OK. The seats in my wife's F25 M...

Mine are just OK. The seats in my wife's F25 M Sport get warmer.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-05-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,203
Posted By e1322739
We've had our X3 for nearly 2 years and it has...

We've had our X3 for nearly 2 years and it has 27k miles. No rattles. I did have the door creaking issue. It's caused by wax buildup in the door jamb area. I clean the door seals and seat areas with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,383
Posted By e1322739
The owners manual could be more clear in their...

The owners manual could be more clear in their recommendation to use top tier gas. Here is the website, which should be indicated: http://www.toptiergas.com/

My SA and the shop manager both told...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-08-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,467
Posted By e1322739
I have a X3 and X1, and used to have an E60 528i....

I have a X3 and X1, and used to have an E60 528i. Build quality was similar on all three. The 528i had some higher grade interior materials, but that's it.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-30-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By e1322739
Or you can press the options button on the iDrive...

Or you can press the options button on the iDrive controller while in map mode, then select settings, then select the grey traffic map.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-30-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By e1322739
BMW real time traffic uses Clear Channel's Total...

BMW real time traffic uses Clear Channel's Total Traffic Network. The data is received via HDRadio. Here is the coverage map:...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-29-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By e1322739
Coolant

I know this has been a frequently discussed topic. I needed to top off the coolant on my wife's X3. Since the Owner's manual isn't very helpful I decided to clarify what coolant should be used with...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-06-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 725
Posted By e1322739
Real time traffic

On the normal map you also need to enable showing traffic congestion. It was off by default on my cars.


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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-21-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 602
Posted By e1322739
Shadow line trim is black trim around the...

Shadow line trim is black trim around the windows. Use the configurator to see the difference.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-21-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,726
Posted By e1322739
Made in the US X3 quality

No build quality difference in our X3 and X1.


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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-16-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 765
Posted By e1322739
No issues on my X1, nor my wife's X3.

No issues on my X1, nor my wife's X3.
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