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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-22-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By dandanio
Wow. Can anyone else confirm that?

Wow. Can anyone else confirm that?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-18-2016, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By dandanio
If I am not mistaken, BMW has a recall on some...

If I am not mistaken, BMW has a recall on some (all?) Xenon taillights. Check with your SA.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-11-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By dandanio
Patryk z Bimmertechu pewnie ma. Zapytaj u niego.

Patryk z Bimmertechu pewnie ma. Zapytaj u niego.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-01-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By dandanio
Everytime something like this is happening, pull...

Everytime something like this is happening, pull out your phone and snap a picture or record a video. Later, insist on having your car scanned by the dealership and provide the photo/video you took...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-23-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,490
Posted By dandanio
The best stuff on earth to remove brake dust is...

The best stuff on earth to remove brake dust is Sonax Wheel Cleaner. Hands down. Try it, just spray the wheel with it, use pig's bristle brush, hose it down and voila! sparkling clean rims. Apply...
Forum: European Delivery 09-18-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By dandanio
Those are the dangers of cutting it that close....

Those are the dangers of cutting it that close. Now, I think you are fine. Upon landing, give them a call and they will help you when you arrive.

Ps. Is your return flight the same day? :lol:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-17-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 561
Posted By dandanio
N55 engine in the 35i is a single twin scroll...

N55 engine in the 35i is a single twin scroll turbo. Check the wikipedia entry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_N55).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-28-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By dandanio
It is all about the circumference of the wheel,...

It is all about the circumference of the wheel, it you stay within 3% of the OEM spec you are ok, you should have no problems with odo, speedo or ABS. In addition many reputable shops would flat out...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-28-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 3
F30/F31/F32/F33 Gear Shift Indicator
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Posted By dandanio
Can someone confirm it on any other F series?

Can someone confirm it on any other F series?
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-17-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,470
Posted By dandanio
Çongrats and welcome! Next steps: 1....

Çongrats and welcome!

Next steps:

1. when your X3 arrives, become a member of BMWCCA.
2. Learn to properly name BMW cars, it is 28i sDrive or xDrive and 35i xDrive. :thumbup:

Cheers.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-16-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,456
Posted By dandanio
BMW has a webpage explaining Start/Stop...

BMW has a webpage explaining Start/Stop (http://www.bmw.com/com/en/insights/technology/technology_guide/articles/mm_auto_start_stop_function.html).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-14-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,456
Posted By dandanio
Most likely somebody retrofitted that button. I...

Most likely somebody retrofitted that button. I have a build guide that does not even mention Start/Stop for MY 2011 (mine was built in 07/2011).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 07-09-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,456
Posted By dandanio
Both me and 02420X3 (Hi 02420X3!) bought our X3...

Both me and 02420X3 (Hi 02420X3!) bought our X3 35i's around the same time (days apart :) ) in 2011. My car has 41,000 and is still going strong with no major issues.

There were only a handful...
Forum: European Delivery 06-18-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By dandanio
I don't think it is possible. I have not seen...

I don't think it is possible. I have not seen such an arrangement being done.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-27-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 930
Posted By dandanio
The biggest problem to me would be not replacing...

The biggest problem to me would be not replacing the initial oil. The startup oil is a special blend with higher viscosity and some special chemicals to try and help the engine to break in. The car...
Forum: European Delivery 05-10-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,517
Posted By dandanio
Not going with Jon Shafer, our host here at...

Not going with Jon Shafer, our host here at bimmerfest if he is your local dealer is just pure... bad practice!
Forum: European Delivery 05-10-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,636
Posted By dandanio
Correct me if I am wrong, but I vaguely remember...

Correct me if I am wrong, but I vaguely remember J. Spira doing something similar. You might want to reach out to him to ask for details or search this forum. Back in 2009/2010 that was a hot topic...
Forum: European Delivery 02-16-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,535
Posted By dandanio
Maybe buying miles and booking an award class is...

Maybe buying miles and booking an award class is cheaper?
Forum: European Delivery 02-04-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,217
Posted By dandanio
Stayed in Livigno and crossed to Italy via...

Stayed in Livigno and crossed to Italy via Foscagno. Highly recommended.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-04-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 744
Posted By dandanio
swapalease or leasetrader

swapalease or leasetrader
Forum: European Delivery 01-27-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By dandanio
You seriously thought an hour before departure is...

You seriously thought an hour before departure is ENOUGH to drop off the luggage, go through TSAs, board the plane and still have some time to spare??? Wow!!!

I am glad you made it though!
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By dandanio
Leaving little room for flexibility is BAD, VERY...

Leaving little room for flexibility is BAD, VERY VERY BAD, sometimes it can be DISASTROUS. Anyway, work with your CA on the date and time, once you get your date set, you can work with the Welt on...
Forum: European Delivery 01-12-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 798
Posted By dandanio
England and Ireland check (we had quite a few of...

England and Ireland check (we had quite a few of those), Isle of Mann - highly unlikely. It is not specified in the insurance/registration disclaimer and since it is not a part of the GB I highly...
Forum: European Delivery 12-05-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,800
Posted By dandanio
As others advised you: 1. Use SIXT shuttle...

As others advised you:
1. Use SIXT shuttle service vs. Rolf/Train
2. Focus on two places, you have 4 days. Belgium/Brussels is meh, just like Paris...
3. Stuttgart/Heidelberg is fun, squeeze in...
Forum: European Delivery 12-03-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,634
Posted By dandanio
Take a look here...

Take a look here (http://f10.m5post.com/forums/showpost.php?p=13024631&postcount=19).
I drove a Chrysler Pacifica exported from here to Europe and When I had my headlights on, every incoming car...
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