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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2009, 06:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,155
Posted By zion
I took the X5 35d out on the highway for the...

I took the X5 35d out on the highway for the first time this weekend. The car is only 1 week old with only 200 miles on it. It was a round trip of about 80 miles on the GSP averaging about 65-70...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-08-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,045
Posted By zion
Pics of my X5 35d

I just picked up my X5 35d this past Saturday. This was an upgrade from a X3 for me. Love the diesel - the torque is great. So far I only have 100 miles on it. Right now the computer shows 22.7...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,543
Posted By zion
I placed the order for my X5 35D with the dealer...

I placed the order for my X5 35D with the dealer on 1/16. The build was completed on 1/29 and it arrived at the dealer today 2/2. I'll be picking it up this Saturday.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 840
Posted By zion
Anyone have comfort seats ?

Does anyone have comfort seats and what are your impressions. I'm getting ready to order my second X3 and I'm thinking of including them.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,413
Posted By zion
Did you ever get this resolved ? I'm...

Did you ever get this resolved ? I'm interested since I have a X3 with DSP also.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2006, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,462
Posted By zion
Interesting. When I ordered mine I remember...

Interesting. When I ordered mine I remember seeing one on the lot with the sport package and a black headliner. I wonder if they changed that somewhere in the model year.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2006, 08:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,838
Posted By zion
I'm 57 with a 6 spd manual X3. I love taking an...

I'm 57 with a 6 spd manual X3. I love taking an exit ramp and watching a bigger SUV behind me disappearing in the distance as they struggle to make the turn even close to the same speed. To me...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2006, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,462
Posted By zion
I have a white 06 x3 with Terracotta and love it....

I have a white 06 x3 with Terracotta and love it. I think it's a great interior color. The headliner on the non sport package X3 is gray while the sport package has a black headliner.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2006, 07:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,263
Posted By zion
I'll tell you why every father would want his...

I'll tell you why every father would want his daughter to learn how to dirive a manual transmission. After my daughter got her license on an automatic, my wife decided that she needed to learn how...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2006, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By zion
The part # for the hitch includes the actual...

The part # for the hitch includes the actual hitch and an electronic package. The electronic package comes with a 7 pin connector that mounts on the hitch and the wires from it run inside the bumper...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2006, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By zion
The trailer hitch is 71 60 0 303 878. If you...

The trailer hitch is 71 60 0 303 878.
If you want the removable ball it's 72 11 0 303 879.
You may want to consider the diffuser that is already cut for the hitch. This is the black plastic piece...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 20,909
Posted By zion
Here's the final install using the diffuser from...

Here's the final install using the diffuser from BMW that is already cut to size. As you can see, the opening is larger that what most folks are cutting when they do it themselves. And on a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2006, 04:09 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 20,909
Posted By zion
Here's some pictures of the diffuser before...

Here's some pictures of the diffuser before installation. Yes there is a piece of plastic at the bottom to hold the opening in place during shipping that needs to be cut out. But it's a small...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2006, 01:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 20,909
Posted By zion
I just picked up the BMW trailer hitch for a MY06...

I just picked up the BMW trailer hitch for a MY06 X3. The instructions say that bumper trim part # 51 12 3 417 077 is required as part of the install. Looks like it is a complete replacement...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2006, 05:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By zion
Question Once you get the receiver installed, can you...

Once you get the receiver installed, can you activate it yourself, or do you need to go back to the dealer for that ?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By zion
You do not need the cradle to use bluetooth. ...

You do not need the cradle to use bluetooth. Once you pair with the phone, you only need to have the phone in the car. It can be loose. I keep my phone in the compartment on the dash where the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By zion
Vern, see my post on the 113's.

Vern, see my post on the 113's.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By zion
The larger of the two spaces ( the one closest to...

The larger of the two spaces ( the one closest to the bumper ) is used to store the ski bag if you get the cold weather package. Not sure about the other one.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,398
Posted By zion
Well It looks like I do have VR. I found a...

Well It looks like I do have VR. I found a thread with some instructions on how to use it and it works fine following those directions. I have the premium package which included bluetooth so I...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 09:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,838
Posted By zion
Thanks Tom

Thanks Tom
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,398
Posted By zion
Here's a couple more pics. The terracotta...

Here's a couple more pics. The terracotta interior really looks orange in pics. It's a little orange in real life but not as bad as the pics make it look. I've really grown to love it.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2006, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,398
Posted By zion
That's a good question. I can get it to prompt...

That's a good question. I can get it to prompt me for a command, but it does not recognize any commands I try to enter. It keeps asking me to re-enter, then disconnects. I can't find any...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2006, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By zion
My X3 is only a week old so I'm still in the...

My X3 is only a week old so I'm still in the breakin period and I do not have any shaking in the steering wheel.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,838
Posted By zion
Tom, we've talked offline about my installation. ...

Tom, we've talked offline about my installation. Yes I have Sirius prewiring. There was no coax cable at either the center console or the cargo area which is why I need to see the front of the amp...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,838
Posted By zion
That was my understanding. What I was really...

That was my understanding. What I was really looking for was help get access to the front of the amp where I'm assuming the cable would plug into. I can reach up and feel a connector with a...
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