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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 10:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 528
Posted By The X Men
The proper way to repair a flat tire is plug and...

The proper way to repair a flat tire is plug and patch. A plug may look good from the outside, but you have no idea how the hole looks like from the inside, the lining could have flare out or slashed...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) Yesterday, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By The X Men
LED lights are whiter than xenon lights, they...

LED lights are whiter than xenon lights, they enhance visibility in dark areas. The fog lights are also upgraded to LED, rather if its worth $1900, that's is still up for debate.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By The X Men
Sounds like there is a bug in the new X3's...

Sounds like there is a bug in the new X3's software, my 2013 X3 does not do that.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By The X Men
Next time, try stopping route guidance and...

Next time, try stopping route guidance and turning it back on.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 219
Posted By The X Men
The X3 does not have a lot of sound insulation,...

The X3 does not have a lot of sound insulation, if you want a quieter ride, you will have to step up to a X5. The passenger side lower grille house the transmission cooler behind it, hence the open...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By The X Men
During a high speed blowout, a runflat tire is...

During a high speed blowout, a runflat tire is suppose to let the drive maintenance control and pull over to the side of the highway safely.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 305
Posted By The X Men
The LCI floor mat looks like this: ...

The LCI floor mat looks like this:


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By The X Men
Did you ask your dealer if they would repair the...

Did you ask your dealer if they would repair the runflat? Most BMW dealerships here in the USA refuse to patch runflat tires, only a hand full of tire shop will patch them. Keep in mind, whoever...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 305
Posted By The X Men
It looks like its the wrong mat, they should not...

It looks like its the wrong mat, they should not need to be trim. Ask the dealer for the right mat.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By The X Men
If cost is the only issue you have with run...

If cost is the only issue you have with run flats, you might want to do some more research. Those Good Year Eagle LS2 is one of the worst tires you can buy for the money. A set of the new Bridgestone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-20-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 550
Posted By The X Men
I haven't heard a 4 banger's engine note that I...

I haven't heard a 4 banger's engine note that I like yet, at least not a real engine note without the electronic audio enhancement. I guess its all relative, some 4 bangers do sound better than...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-20-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 550
Posted By The X Men
The 2014 4 bangers have the engine sound pipe...

The 2014 4 bangers have the engine sound pipe thru the speakers, that's why its sound so good, otherwise, it will sound like any other Honda Civics.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-19-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By The X Men
The new Bridgestone drive guard have been getting...

The new Bridgestone drive guard have been getting good reviews as well.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-19-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 521
Posted By The X Men
Driving around in NYC, I would get an wheel...

Driving around in NYC, I would get an wheel alignment at least once a year.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-18-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,092
Posted By The X Men
He meant bad experience with Fidelity, Troy is...

He meant bad experience with Fidelity, Troy is just a middle man and he sells other type of extended warranties as well as Fidelity. I have read some stories about owners with Fidelity who had bad...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By The X Men
Sounds like a leaking head gasket.

Sounds like a leaking head gasket.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By The X Men
Try pull up on the seat bottom front and back...

Try pull up on the seat bottom front and back adjustment lever together, you might be able to get more height adjustment out of the seat that way.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By The X Men
Do you have the multi-contour seats or the...

Do you have the multi-contour seats or the comfort seats? There is plenty of thigh support with the thigh extension.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-15-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,428
Posted By The X Men
Looks very minor, definitely repairable. If you...

Looks very minor, definitely repairable. If you don't know any good indy body shop, the safe bet is to go back to the dealer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-15-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,539
Posted By The X Men
I like good customer service as much as the next...

I like good customer service as much as the next guy, but the way I look at it, I am buying a car, I am not buying someone to kiss my a$$. All I really want out of a car company and the dealer is to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-14-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,539
Posted By The X Men
As mentioned earlier, it is easier for Porsche to...

As mentioned earlier, it is easier for Porsche to stay focus since they are a smaller company and have a sugar daddy in VW to cover them. Porsche doesn't need to down scale because the VW brand has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-13-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,539
Posted By The X Men
All of our BMWs have been pretty reliable as...

All of our BMWs have been pretty reliable as well, but even a die hard German car fan like myself realize that Japanese cars are more reliable in general. Porsche should be a baseline business model...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-13-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,539
Posted By The X Men
Mercedes are like Toyotas for the rich, it is...

Mercedes are like Toyotas for the rich, it is their default brand name. If I was shopping for a car and did not want to do any homework or research, I would probably buy a Toyota, or Mercedes...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-12-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By The X Men
There is no coding for sport mode default as far...

There is no coding for sport mode default as far as I know. The easiest way to put it into sport mode might be to shift into the DS mode on the shifter every time you put the car in drive.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-12-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By The X Men
Its better to have both in my opinion, the more...

Its better to have both in my opinion, the more tool you have on board, the better off you are. If its a slow leak and you keep the runflat inflated, you can drive forever on it. If you have no...
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