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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-14-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,604
Posted By Eric Arrow
I installed the BMW cable in the armrest of my...

I installed the BMW cable in the armrest of my wifes 06'...not a bad job...took about an hour.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 24,147
Posted By Eric Arrow
Armrest

:)

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=422080&highlight=
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By Eric Arrow
Here is a thread that includes my install in the armrest.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=422080&highlight=
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 16,799
Posted By Eric Arrow
I installed the Conti DWS on my wifes 06' X3 and...

I installed the Conti DWS on my wifes 06' X3 and so far I love them. They replaced Pirelli's and I find them far better.:thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2011, 08:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,826
Posted By Eric Arrow
I work at a Porsche dealer and sell quite a few...

I work at a Porsche dealer and sell quite a few tires....That being said I put the Conti Extreme Contact DWS on my wifes X3 and love them. Haven't been in really deep snow yet but they seem very...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,490
Posted By Eric Arrow
Well check came in on Monday after a phone call...

Well check came in on Monday after a phone call to the rep that sold the policy to the dealer I purchased from. From what I was told they had issues with the employee who was running the business for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-18-2010, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By Eric Arrow
I had issues with Great Lakes also....I did...

I had issues with Great Lakes also....I did finally receive my check...I can tell you this...I was told that for a little over a year they had some issues with the employee who was running the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,490
Posted By Eric Arrow
Well...I finally got a hold of someone today and...

Well...I finally got a hold of someone today and they said they are paying claims as money comes in...oh boy. I asked if I could get my $1600 back and they could keep my warranty and shove it...They...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,490
Posted By Eric Arrow
We bought a 06' X3..with 52k on the clock...so we...

We bought a 06' X3..with 52k on the clock...so we desided to spend the $1600 and get an extended warranty. In Dec. we had an expansion tank replaced and are still waiting for a reimbursment...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,490
Posted By Eric Arrow
Bad news Great lakes Warranty

Two months and still no check.....they are rated B- by the BBB but thier history is more recent complaints. I did a search and even an ex-employee says they are thieves....Stay away folks:thumbdwn:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,128
Posted By Eric Arrow
Gravel drive....:thumbdwn:

Gravel drive....:thumbdwn:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,128
Posted By Eric Arrow
06'.......I tried turning it off...seems a little...

06'.......I tried turning it off...seems a little bit better...but not what I would expect I guess.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,128
Posted By Eric Arrow
Yes the tires are definately better...Cooper...

Yes the tires are definately better...Cooper Discover ATR's...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,128
Posted By Eric Arrow
Hard to get up my snow covered drive????

Wife and I came back from dinner tonight and the X3 struggled to make it up my driveway:(......I stuck my head out the window and saw the front tires spinning but the rear were not....I noticed when...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,202
Posted By Eric Arrow
We have roughly 2 ft of snow here...Heather has...

We have roughly 2 ft of snow here...Heather has been out driving the X3 with no issues in the snow today after they cleaned up quite a bit. We had my 02' Explorer Sport out yesterday in the heavy...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,072
Posted By Eric Arrow
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=422080
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2010, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,072
Posted By Eric Arrow
Neat idea!!!!...I put the one in my wife's X3 in...

Neat idea!!!!...I put the one in my wife's X3 in the armrest compartment.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,711
Posted By Eric Arrow
I'm pretty sure two of those wires are for...

I'm pretty sure two of those wires are for Bluetooth....In my case I had the black plug...all I did was pull the plug on the aux jack apart and insert the wires in the proper cavities on the existing...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 69,116
Posted By Eric Arrow
I agree...I use the Duralast in my...

I agree...I use the Duralast in my motorhome....trailer...and race car. When my wife's X3's battery expires thats where I'll go. I've had excellent luck with Duralast..and have tried many others in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,218
Posted By Eric Arrow
Good luck....keep us posted. The whole deal took...

Good luck....keep us posted. The whole deal took me about an hour.:thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By Eric Arrow
Congrats:thumbup:

Congrats:thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,218
Posted By Eric Arrow
Once you remove the shifter plate take the...

Once you remove the shifter plate take the cupholder and emergency brake handle boot up...they pull up quite easily. Then just pull the armrest bottom compartment out. I took the two screws that hold...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,218
Posted By Eric Arrow
The shifter plate has four screws and two small...

The shifter plate has four screws and two small retainers that have to be removed. First pull the shift handle off...I suggest in neutral and while pressing the button on the shifter in. The plate...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,427
Posted By Eric Arrow
We went to P&W in Oakland.....I'm thinking of...

We went to P&W in Oakland.....I'm thinking of using Foriegn Traffic here in Allison Park...they have good ratings and are within walking distance if needed.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2009, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,427
Posted By Eric Arrow
I had it apart to the point that I could have...

I had it apart to the point that I could have done it myself...but we needed to get it inspected anyway. The dealer fixed it and we payed the $100 deductable plus the overage between the labor rate...
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