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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-16-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By ironfan
Another yes vote for the HUD from me. Never found...

Another yes vote for the HUD from me. Never found it distracting, and definitely useful. As others have said, I now notice how distracting it is to look down in other vehicles.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-16-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,842
Posted By ironfan
The recall is definitely official but not all N20...

The recall is definitely official but not all N20 engines are included. Maybe try calling BMW NA and see what they say regarding your specific vehicle?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-27-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,842
Posted By ironfan
Not for me. I received two or three letters and...

Not for me. I received two or three letters and had the work done about a week ago.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-14-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 914
Posted By ironfan
You have never been able to order cold weather...

You have never been able to order cold weather package and drivers assistance plus together, the problem is the steering wheel can not fit the heater and lane departure warning buzzer at the same...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-10-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,325
Posted By ironfan
Completely agree! Sent from BimmerApp...

Completely agree!


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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-08-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By ironfan
When I ordered mine I was told I could get...

When I ordered mine I was told I could get "almost" any BMW color on the X3 for $5,000. Not sure how accurate the CA's statement was but that's what I was told.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-03-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,842
Posted By ironfan
I actually received the letter today stating the...

I actually received the letter today stating the parts are in stock for the repair to occur. Here is what it states regarding the work to be performed:

Recall 13V-454: Vacuum Pump Oil Supply
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-03-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 899
Posted By ironfan
I actually received the letter today stating the...

I actually received the letter today stating the parts are in stock for the repair to occur. Here is what it states regarding the work to be performed:

Recall 13V-454: Vacuum Pump Oil Supply
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-01-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,794
Posted By ironfan
If you have to order I would say wait for the...

If you have to order I would say wait for the 2015 LCI, if you can find what you want on a lot or close to what you want buy a 14 as the prices will be going down to make way for the 15's. Having...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-26-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By ironfan
Seems high to me but I don't know the local HI...

Seems high to me but I don't know the local HI economy, as an isolated place with a limited number of dealers may be $500 over invoice isn't doable.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-26-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,039
Posted By ironfan
2014's started production in April 2013 not...

2014's started production in April 2013 not March. Anyway, in June or July the X3s came with a software update that added the extra items to the HUD display. As far as I am aware BMW have not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-24-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,071
Posted By ironfan
I have to agree with RhoXs, so far no issues with...

I have to agree with RhoXs, so far no issues with my nav system. I like the split screen option and on the MY2014 the right hand "exit view" has always been in color, even showing the correct color...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-23-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,410
Posted By ironfan
Like I said, the 28i has enough performance for...

Like I said, the 28i has enough performance for my needs and that is more than the Japanese cars, hence why I bought a BMW with the packages I need. Never said that the 35i didn't have more...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-23-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,410
Posted By ironfan
Like all of these posts that's your opinion. ...

Like all of these posts that's your opinion.

Mine is that I love the HUD and the cameras and all the other options I added and will definitely look for them on a future vehicle. I have never...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-22-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,410
Posted By ironfan
I have the standard seats and find them to be...

I have the standard seats and find them to be very comfy for all journeys I have made so far (only driven about 2 hours at a time but sure they would be fine for 3 or more). I'm 6'2".
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-17-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,833
Posted By ironfan
I think the 2014's built after July 2013 had a...

I think the 2014's built after July 2013 had a software update that shows extra stuff on the HUD. Wish I had it on my April build too.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-15-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By ironfan
Not sure there is a B&O option for the X3. ...

Not sure there is a B&O option for the X3.

It just says premium sound (677) whereas other models actually state B&O (6F2) or HK (688).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By ironfan
I think I read somewhere that it opens up at a...

I think I read somewhere that it opens up at a certain rev value (5,000?)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By ironfan
not sure but aren't the taillights LED (not brake...

not sure but aren't the taillights LED (not brake or signal) when you have Xenon headlights? Without the Xenons then they are normal bulbs in the rear.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-12-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By ironfan
Not sure what year X3 you have or what lighting...

Not sure what year X3 you have or what lighting options you have, but ECS has European taillights for the F25 if you do not have Xenon headlights.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-11-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By ironfan
Congrats and Enjoy! DSB is indeed a...

Congrats and Enjoy!

DSB is indeed a beautiful color ;)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-10-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,842
Posted By ironfan
Not heard anything else since the letter. ...

Not heard anything else since the letter.


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-03-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By ironfan
I too have the BMW one and use it probably one...

I too have the BMW one and use it probably one week a month when it is parked outside. I haven't seen a problem with it yet, it is also softer on the inside than the outside. There is a strap that is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-31-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By ironfan
Page 153 of the X3 manual which can be found...

Page 153 of the X3 manual which can be found here, http://cache.bmwusa.com/PDF_461aeab4-2604-4ed8-b189-92340bbbd73d.arox
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-31-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By ironfan
Nothing at all to do with rolling down hills!! ...

Nothing at all to do with rolling down hills!!

The blue shoe on pedal icon only appears in eco pro mode and is to tell you that you are accelerating too hard for economic driving.
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