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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-16-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,311
Posted By plancktimebmw
thanks for the explanation Stephan :thumbup: ;...

thanks for the explanation Stephan :thumbup: ; will give it whirl...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-15-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,311
Posted By plancktimebmw
same here- it is quite simple on my 3, but for...

same here- it is quite simple on my 3, but for whatever reason, when I go get in my wife's x3(she is 5'2 and i am 6'2), So, I usually begin to enter, expecting the seat to have set while I unlocked...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-30-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,384
Posted By plancktimebmw
ro-ck- loving the upgrade :beerchug:- have the...

ro-ck- loving the upgrade :beerchug:- have the same car and i will most likely do the paint job too- it really makes a difference on the car. Have you thought about running boards? BTW, how is the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-06-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,950
Posted By plancktimebmw
thanks no12- so the carputer is unaware of this...

thanks no12- so the carputer is unaware of this change etc, and just keeps ticking away from initial factory fill until the aprox 15k -initial oil change date-? ok, sounds good- thanks
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 06-06-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,950
Posted By plancktimebmw
I have 8.5k on odo and will be taking a...

I have 8.5k on odo and will be taking a semi-cross country trip in august and wanted to change oil- my question is in regard to the computer that tracks upcoming scheduled oil change which is showing...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-17-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,850
Posted By plancktimebmw
^^jupiterx3- i presumed they were one and the...

^^jupiterx3- i presumed they were one and the same, but i see your point. thought for a moment that there was an option for yellow vs white etc... thanks
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,850
Posted By plancktimebmw
Same here. Live in central fl and plenty of dark...

Same here. Live in central fl and plenty of dark colors, but we chose white and happy with choice ...btw, x3kdd, your lights are yellow. Mine are white/blue???was that per order or do the ad's...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-30-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
indeed, with all that 'technology' these cars...

indeed, with all that 'technology' these cars should know better...:tsk: ;though to a serious point , a car left in this 'mode' is quite compromised if somewhat spirited acceleration is needed, case...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-29-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
dcx54- they said it was all related to the...

dcx54- they said it was all related to the "transport mode" in which the car was- apparently, this was a prep process that was missed upon delivery. have you had any acceleration issues when...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-29-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,401
Posted By plancktimebmw
Congratulations- got similar options +xenon for...

Congratulations- got similar options +xenon for wife- i have actually really enjoyed the car myself and wonder just how much nicer it would have been to get the 35i, but really happy overall so far-...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-26-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
YAY!!! got the car back and all is well. Thanks...

YAY!!! got the car back and all is well. Thanks 02420x3 , it was as you said...mode setting etc
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-26-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,024
Posted By plancktimebmw
first week- and avg 19.9 mpg so far... so will...

first week- and avg 19.9 mpg so far... so will see in six months- is that what you were expecting? or better
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-26-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
02420x3- I hope you are right, as otherwise, it...

02420x3- I hope you are right, as otherwise, it is a pleasure to drive(sure your 35i is just that more fun), but she likes her 28i. we have driven as per break-in recommendations, just don't want...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-26-2011, 07:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
02420x3-yes, it does seem that todays battery are...

02420x3-yes, it does seem that todays battery are very different than what i grew up with(not to mention the array of electronics in the car), though my concern was why the instrument cluster...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-25-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
pya088- battery indicator still shows 98-99, has...

pya088- battery indicator still shows 98-99, has not reached 100 and that was the primary reason for taking it in on monday , even though we have been driving conservatively as per breaking in time,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-25-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
No responses? guess that is good and bad-...

No responses? guess that is good and bad- hopefully this is just an isolated issue.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,711
Posted By plancktimebmw
Unhappy Battery & acceleration issues

Hey all; just got a 2012 x3 28i for my wife that was factory ordered etc- when we picked up from dealer, the instrument cluster kept showing a ~ 78% battery charge, this did gradually climb to 98-99%...
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