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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-11-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By dennisuy
Thanks so much Chdlrsnabmr and Timgray... ...

Thanks so much Chdlrsnabmr and Timgray...

since I plan to hang on to this X3 longer... it definitely would be wise to purchase a new donut tire for the long haul....

thanks again ...truly...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By dennisuy
just check the manufacturer's web page...

just check the manufacturer's web page (continental tires) and it seems that the tire model t135 series 90 R17 has been discontinued.

any chance some other manufacturer would have an alternative...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By dennisuy
replacement for donut spare tire

just wondering the common opinion on this

I have a 2006 X3...which never used the donut spare tire.

Am wondering if I should get this replaced, it obviously is not a common tire size and would...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 629
Views: 227,607
Posted By dennisuy
just wanted to add my personal experience with...

just wanted to add my personal experience with this TRIAD warning lights....thanks to this thread... i opted to buy the replacement transfer actuator gear from amazon and then scheduled an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 187
Posted By dennisuy
316i turbo performance

any guys have reviews on this configuration?

am considering this entry model... am just concerned about the performance of the TURBO? does this kick in only at certain speeds ?

I've driven...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By dennisuy
Thanks so much for the reply ...this definitely...

Thanks so much for the reply ...this definitely helps
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By dennisuy
angel eyes for 316i

this doesn't seem to be a standard option...

is this only available if one adds the XENON headlight option in the order? :dunno:

sorry for the bother....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By dennisuy
the salesperson was saying that only the 6 speed...

the salesperson was saying that only the 6 speed AT is offered for the 316i variant....so really was curious, since the brochure never mentioned anything about the 6 speed AT but only an 8 speed AT...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By dennisuy
:thumbup: thanks for the response guys

:thumbup:

thanks for the response guys
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By dennisuy
6 speed AT transmission for 316i

is this configuration still available? or only the 8 speed AT are available for the series 3 :dunno:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By dennisuy
thanks so much for the advice guys...this really...

thanks so much for the advice guys...this really helps... I actuallly thought that i had a nine year old lemon in my hands.... :(

yes..the labor for the oil pan gasket is the most expensive...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By dennisuy
oil leaks galore

i have gone through an inspection 2 barely three months ago.

and i recently noticed some oil leak marks on my driveway...so I opted to return this to the BMW shop for inspection and probable back...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
Thanks again TIMARNOLD... is there an...

Thanks again TIMARNOLD...

is there an urgency in replacing this motor gear.... am trying to buy time if necessary... since i would have to order the part....

in the mean time... can I still use...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
thanks TIMARNOLD I just noticed this...

thanks TIMARNOLD

I just noticed this morning...that there was some liquid leaking underneath the engine....

hmmmm...must be related somehow....

:dunno:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
Thanks so much TIMARNOLD would you have the...

Thanks so much TIMARNOLD

would you have the part number or name of the assembly? so that I could scout around for this defective part?



:thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
thanks joylove :thumbup: now that the 4x4...

thanks joylove :thumbup:

now that the 4x4 dashboard indicator is permanently lighted...(off when engine check ... but now lights solid...when engine is started)

the noise has disappeared......
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
today the 4x4 indicator lit up on the...

today the 4x4 indicator lit up on the dashboard...

and now the thumping sound is gone..... could this be related?

is there a pump that primes the 4x4 force distribution system of the X3?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By dennisuy
thumping sound after engine shut off

this is pretty strange and this just happened a few days ago.. and has been happening after every engine shut off since then.

i here this thumping sound once the engine is shut off... king of like...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By dennisuy
thanks so much for this update Supercourse....

thanks so much for this update Supercourse. :thumbup:

I would need the left rear drive dog. Is there a distinct part number for this? I saw the EBAY link that you've attached, and it is for a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By dennisuy
POWER window problem

Last week, while driving my wife to the grocery I accidentally pressed the rear window control instead of the driver side window control. And suddenly a loud sound emanated from behind, which sounded...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-07-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,935
Posted By dennisuy
how do safely remove center console (armrest)

am planning to have my center console repainted somehow... due to tropical weather the paint coating of the plastics in the center console has started to peel..... this includes the center cup holder...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,620
Posted By dennisuy
thanks for the input guys.... :thumbup: I will...

thanks for the input guys.... :thumbup:
I will definitely try to get hold of some of these suggestions....

hopefully I wouldn't need the gorilla tape solution just yet.....:eek:

!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,620
Posted By dennisuy
care for X3 door gaskets

can someone recommend a rubber conditioner of sorts? my ride is slowly piling up the years... (2006 X3).... and the door gaskets have started turning white (not as black and fresh looking as...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,725
Posted By dennisuy
thanks timarnold....you are absolutely right ......

thanks timarnold....you are absolutely right ... it is the pump seal..... water indeed is coming out of the little vent hole that you specified... am really interested in the cheap and easy fix.... ...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2012, 12:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,725
Posted By dennisuy
thanks so much ioannis214... this would...

thanks so much ioannis214... this would definitely keep me busy through the weekend .... :thumbup:
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