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Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 06-15-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
Just to recap, I experienced the same delay when...

Just to recap, I experienced the same delay when I got the car(Canadian Xdrive28i) new last December, now I have 10000km mileage, not yet went back to dealer for anything. The delay was disappear...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 04-28-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By bensonc
From my memory, bmw need extra work(like weight...

From my memory, bmw need extra work(like weight in driver seat...) to do the alignment, make sure the indi shop follow those if they still apply.(because I know this when I had a E39..)
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 03-17-2017, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,270
Posted By bensonc
I am in Ottawa, Canada, gone thru many -25"c or...

I am in Ottawa, Canada, gone thru many -25"c or lower morning in my 2017 Xdrive 28i, no starting or running issue and I refuel with 91 octane from the first time.
The only problem I encountered...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 03-02-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,269
Posted By bensonc
When I was in the show room trying both, I can't...

When I was in the show room trying both, I can't really find big different between the 2 in terms of seating space, at least in the front row( I am from a larger car, Toyota Venza), for me, I would...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-24-2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,291
Posted By bensonc
I too a happy owner of my 2 months old 2017 X1...

I too a happy owner of my 2 months old 2017 X1 28xdrive, I am in Canada and the premium essential package($3000 something) got me all stuff I wanted. I was cross shopping with main steam suv like...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-05-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 800
Posted By bensonc
Dose the standard light use projector??(I never...

Dose the standard light use projector??(I never saw one without led here in Canada)
If so just install those canbus hid kit there. For me, I would say the LED did not perform as good as my last...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-04-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
I hope member claiming their car does not have...

I hope member claiming their car does not have the lag to try this and report back, so we know for sure if BMW do have different programs or not, thanks!
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-04-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,095
Posted By bensonc
My Indy shop ordered steel rim for MBenz B class,...

My Indy shop ordered steel rim for MBenz B class, which it did not clear the caliper. They sell me this replica with toyo G3, 225/55 17 for $1500 Canadian after rebate....
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-04-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
Can ppl test if their car rolls back on inclined...

Can ppl test if their car rolls back on inclined road when start?
My 2017 Xdrive 28i (Canadian model) does which clearly showing the torque converter was disconnected when car at complete stop. It...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 02-04-2017, 02:39 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
Can ppl test if their car rolls back on inclined...

Can ppl test if their car rolls back on inclined road when start?
My 2017 Xdrive 28i (Canadian model) does which clearly showing the torque converter was disconnected when car at complete stop. It...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-19-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,060
Posted By bensonc
I am too against to cover up the leather seat,...

I am too against to cover up the leather seat, but I saw this and though it is what you are looking for..
They said they do custom made application too....
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-15-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
It's Benson who start this post. My car now...

It's Benson who start this post.
My car now have about 3000km mileage/1 month old. and that water mark after swipe cured itself. Now clean swipe even in -20'C weather. I haven't done anything...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-03-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
Got another round of freezing rain today. This...

Got another round of freezing rain today. This was taken from my 2016 Scion iM, 15000km mileage with factory blade....
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-02-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
Maybe some of you here have different prospect on...

Maybe some of you here have different prospect on how your cars should preform in daily basic. This is not my first car nor my first winter driving. I just asking if other also find the frame less...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-02-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
No ice or anything in this day. The car is 3...

No ice or anything in this day. The car is 3 weeks old with 200km on the clock. Maybe the cold weather hardening the blade. I would blame it with the frame less design, the one on my toyota works...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 01-02-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
http://i1336.photobucket.com/albums/o654/bensonc62...

http://i1336.photobucket.com/albums/o654/bensonc627/Bmw/P_20161231_092700_zpswtzz3w0u.jpg

This is in taken in my road trip, condition was -10'c;, interior set at 23'c; with airflow on defrost and...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-30-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
My windshield is free of ice, but it have some...

My windshield is free of ice, but it have some huge freezing rain that time. But the wiper can't make a clean swipe even after I clean off all the accumulated ice and with defrost on max...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-30-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,710
Posted By bensonc
OEM wiper poor performance in winter

Hi, I am from Ottawa, Canada. Picked up my car 2 weeks ago, fitted it with winter tire right away and thought I am well prepared....
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-30-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,457
Posted By bensonc
Thanks for the clarification hsk1610.. Try...

Thanks for the clarification hsk1610..
Try realoem maybe...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-27-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
After driven the car for 2 weeks, I believe the...

After driven the car for 2 weeks, I believe the car disengaged the torque converter when standing still. And it delayed the gas pedal until it reengage. the only solution for me now is release the...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-25-2016, 02:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,457
Posted By bensonc
I saw a YouTube review of a X1 review in Korean...

I saw a YouTube review of a X1 review in Korean does have blind spot system, but fair enough, I have no idea of a single word in that video.
https://youtu.be/kAvkPuxikew

Goto 2:18 of that video
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-20-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
Update on my 2nd day of ownership on my Canadian...

Update on my 2nd day of ownership on my Canadian model with X drive. Lag in sport mode seems improved. To me, it's like 0.5 second lag in comfort, 0.3s in sport. But it still there.
The work...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 12-20-2016, 04:59 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 21,282
Posted By bensonc
First , Hi All.. long time away from bimmerfest...

First , Hi All.. long time away from bimmerfest since I sold my E39 540i over 10 years ago.
Just picked up my 2017 X1 2.8i Xdrive in Canada yesterday and have the exact same problem. It also feel...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2007, 03:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,611
Posted By bensonc
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mQjqvytzNI and...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mQjqvytzNI
and my sign
We talk in chinese in the video, saying that a 2 million HK$ porsche really worth what it is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By bensonc
Hi Johnnowilliam, I too has a 540i in HK, do...

Hi Johnnowilliam,
I too has a 540i in HK, do you know about the local BMW owners club here, we will have a xmas dinner meeting at 2 Dec, hope I can see you there... :)
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