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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-09-2012, 12:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,822
Posted By akview
I would be interested in changing the code if I...

I would be interested in changing the code if I knew it wouldn't void the warrantee or cause some other malfunction. Seems like BMW should provide a fix for this. :mad:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-08-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,008
Posted By akview
This is what i did as well. I was concern about...

This is what i did as well. I was concern about all that painted surface around areas where road gets kicked up and with our winter road condition I felt the standard design was smarter. I didn't...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-04-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By akview
Anxious to hear what dealer has to say. it was...

Anxious to hear what dealer has to say. it was the service rep that was trying to show me this method of release by locking with the convenience entrance method then waiting 15 sec to lift arm. I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-30-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By akview
Good job Ibjgh, :thumbup:guess you joined the...

Good job Ibjgh, :thumbup:guess you joined the ranks of how you say "really stupid". This is not a intuitive method but it does work when you want to wash your windshield. you just have to be there...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-30-2012, 02:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,341
Posted By akview
this will be my first winter with my 2013 Jet...

this will be my first winter with my 2013 Jet Black X3 and I plan to approach it this way too. Good coat of Magular NXT 2.0 and touch less spray wash without their wax jobs because they use a strong...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-30-2012, 02:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,467
Posted By akview
don't ware jeans that fade on your seats...

don't ware jeans that fade on your seats especially if they are new. Ware jean of higher quality that won't transfer. My new Levis seem to be the culprit where my expensive designer jean don't...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-30-2012, 01:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By akview
I believe he is referring to the control lever on...

I believe he is referring to the control lever on the steering column. The problem is much like the inherent issue BMW has. "over engineering" Not that it is impossible just that it is more...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-29-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By akview
I am totally with you Wabberjack on this...

I am totally with you Wabberjack on this one.:thumbup: But take care not to be called "really stupid" by Ibjgh if that isn't salting the wound.:eek:

Wish I hadn't found out the hard way. Minor...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-24-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 888
Posted By akview
I drove home from the store yesterday with a 14...

I drove home from the store yesterday with a 14 lb bag of dog food on the seat. No indication of seat belt requirement for passenger seat. Not sure what to think. Maybe mine isn't set at such a...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-08-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By akview
Wiper arms release

Took in my 28i delivered May 14th back yesterday for fit and finish calls and learned a couple of things. 1. looks like exterior defects better be caught at delivery because they may not cover under...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-04-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,479
Posted By akview
If that is the case then there is an advantage....

If that is the case then there is an advantage. $$ just depends how much that is with time. Oh well not going to loose sleep over it but something to think about.

One issue will be how good BMW...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-04-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,479
Posted By akview
So BMW is going to charge me the same whether I...

So BMW is going to charge me the same whether I buy it tomorrow or 4 years from now? They don't have increases on the extensions and no break for buying early? If that is the case there is no...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-04-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,237
Posted By akview
i have the feature, Could it be Sports Activity...

i have the feature, Could it be Sports Activity package?

2013 28i Premium, Sports Activity, Technology, Cold Weather, and cargo net
May 14th Delivery:thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-04-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,479
Posted By akview
Great question

Is there any advantage to getting the extended warrantee early or wait till just before new car warrantee is done? Any price advantage or anything I need to look at as far as shopping around?. Is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-25-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,731
Posted By akview
I really enjoy the video manuals. Seems a little...

I really enjoy the video manuals. Seems a little bit easer for us auditory learners. :rolleyes:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-25-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,731
Posted By akview
It does grow on you but there are times it seems...

It does grow on you but there are times it seems to get in the way. I discussed it with someone who know more than me about mechanics and we came to the conclusion that the only thing that it will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-23-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,022
Posted By akview
Sent off input to apple on this topic. I am...

Sent off input to apple on this topic. I am wondering if one had BMW apps if that would make a difference.:confused:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-23-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 28,194
Posted By akview
that time line makes better sense. that's New...

that time line makes better sense. that's New England for you with names from the old country...........enjoy your 28i:thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-23-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 28,194
Posted By akview
if you are in England, it only took 8 days to get...

if you are in England, it only took 8 days to get it from the factory to dealer?:wow:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-23-2012, 02:02 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 28,194
Posted By akview
Congrats, that didn't take long, :clap:

Congrats, that didn't take long, :clap:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,022
Posted By akview
unbelievable thought apple worked closely with...

unbelievable thought apple worked closely with BMW. Maybe a future fix?:snooze:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-22-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,022
Posted By akview
Office Functionality no email or calendar

Came to the conclusion that my iPhone 4 doesn't support email and calendar on my office in I drive. Am I missing something? Have AT&T and phone receives calls as well as use of phone book in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-21-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 28,194
Posted By akview
my 28i delivered on the 14th has a lower vin#. I...

my 28i delivered on the 14th has a lower vin#. I got lucky with a quick delivery. Doesn't take long to get it from Seattle and then its to the dealer within a day of ships arrival. I have to give...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-19-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,731
Posted By akview
Talking I agree but if I had to choose from the three...

I agree but if I had to choose from the three Sport Comfort or Eco for the default it would be Comfort. In Sport I keep going over the recommended 4500rpms for break in period. Can't wait to not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-19-2012, 11:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,731
Posted By akview
I suppose so if you want to retrain yourself how...

I suppose so if you want to retrain yourself how to stop at every stop sign to do a double pump on the brake causing everyone to jerk. Not sure if I have to do it every time or just once every time...
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