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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts Today, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By whatnxt
If your interested: ...

If your interested:
http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=456471
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 506
Posted By whatnxt
Good to hear that you are enjoying the MPG on the...

Good to hear that you are enjoying the MPG on the diesel and had a good trip.

Having just purchased a 20115 328d X, I am looking forward to the comfort and MPG.

As a note, I have driven from...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-24-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By whatnxt
Les Swabb will normally buy back unused...

Les Swabb will normally buy back unused chains/cables at the end of the season. Just make sure you keep the original sales slip.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-17-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By whatnxt
^^^ and keep your slips in case there is a fuel...

^^^ and keep your slips in case there is a fuel issue.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,339
Posted By whatnxt
I use yellow tinted sun glasses if I am going to...

I use yellow tinted sun glasses if I am going to be on a long drive in traffic. Cuts the glare great and does not affect my night vision.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-09-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 33,229
Posted By whatnxt
Official site: https://www.vwdieselinfo.com ...

Official site:

https://www.vwdieselinfo.com

In the meantime, we're providing affected 2.0L TDIŽ owners with:
1. a $500 Volkswagen Prepaid VisaŽ Loyalty Card,
2. a $500 Volkswagen...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 663
Posted By whatnxt
Welcome to the dark side (diesel). If you have...

Welcome to the dark side (diesel). If you have not drive them before, the torque is addicting. Well, so it the fuel economy. Just watch the speed as these engines are very smooth at ticket speeds....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-28-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 950
Posted By whatnxt
Purchased this for our new lease on a 2015 328xd....

Purchased this for our new lease on a 2015 328xd. Price was $1000 over the three years. Since we are using this for travel, thought it would be good insurance. Also purchased the complete protection...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-27-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By whatnxt
Concern here is the wear on the starter and glow...

Concern here is the wear on the starter and glow plugs or igniter, as the compression would put more strain on one and work the other, over the long term.

For true stop-and-go and a long wait at...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-26-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By whatnxt
Thanks for the update.

Thanks for the update.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-26-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By whatnxt
To get that mileage in mixed driving, do you use...

To get that mileage in mixed driving, do you use the engine shut-off or not?

Just got a '15 328xd yesterday and was wondering, since I am new to the engine shut-off system, just want to see if it...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 09-11-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,990
Posted By whatnxt
Why a diesel? If your work drive is short, that...

Why a diesel? If your work drive is short, that is not good for diesels. Need to look at your daily and weekend drives. A gasser may be better in some cases.

If reliability is a concern, look at a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-08-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,136
Posted By whatnxt
After the fact thought IF repair and warrenty are...

After the fact thought IF repair and warrenty are a concern, thought about a CPO? You get the original warrenty plus and an additional 2 yrs or 50k miles after the original warrenty runs out. That...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,942
Posted By whatnxt
Put a set of 18" Michelins on the wife X3 M and...

Put a set of 18" Michelins on the wife X3 M and they are a good improvement over the OEMs. Smoother ride and good handling. I was talked out of the Conti Extreme Contact DWS due to their softer...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,236
Posted By whatnxt
The one that I saw was filmed in 2011 titled "BMW...

The one that I saw was filmed in 2011 titled "BMW X3". Shows the next gen being built. Well worth watching. :thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,900
Posted By whatnxt
Wife's '08 CPO had the same rattle and it was a...

Wife's '08 CPO had the same rattle and it was a broken bracket. Cover under warranty.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,264
Posted By whatnxt
The problem is that small SUV/wagons in diesel do...

The problem is that small SUV/wagons in diesel do exist, just not in the US. Exceptions the X5, ML, Audi A3/Q7, and VW (Jettas and Touareg). With the VW/Audi (except for the Q/Touareg), they only...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,264
Posted By whatnxt
Wife's X3 gets 21-26 in-town to highway.

Wife's X3 gets 21-26 in-town to highway.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,974
Posted By whatnxt
The other issue with the snow that we get in the...

The other issue with the snow that we get in the PNW lower lands is that it is wet snow. Outside temp is 28-34F. This makes for very slippery conditions. That and the fact that most don't use snow...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,729
Posted By whatnxt
Put a set of the X-Ice Xi2s on the wife's X3. Was...

Put a set of the X-Ice Xi2s on the wife's X3. Was going to go with the General Altimax Arctics but the sales person indicated that the sidewall was softer and the X-Ice would be better for the weight...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By whatnxt
The wife's 08 M package with all that you listed...

The wife's 08 M package with all that you listed (no NAV) and HIDs with 24.5 K was $31,000. Car was in "off the showroom condition" with no rock chips or dents. It was CPO in the PNW.

Price does...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By whatnxt
I have used the Philips VisionPlus bulbs as an...

I have used the Philips VisionPlus bulbs as an upgrade in four cars. Great light and last a couple of years. Used the Philips Xtreme Vision bulbs and they lasted three months. Not much better light...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,952
Posted By whatnxt
The wife purchased her 2008 CPO X3Si CPO (Cold...

The wife purchased her 2008 CPO X3Si CPO (Cold Weather, Sports, Premium, M Packages plus HID, no nav) for $31K. It only had 24,200 miles on it. No dents, chips inside or out. Looked new. Price will...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,017
Posted By whatnxt
Don't forget about the lifters. Looked at a...

Don't forget about the lifters. Looked at a carfax on the wife's '08 CPO X3 and it said no issues, just service. With 24.5K what could be wrong? Well, the head was replaced after we purchased it and...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,568
Posted By whatnxt
I have run the Dunlop 3Ds and M3s on four...

I have run the Dunlop 3Ds and M3s on four different cars, fwd and AWD. Great all around tire. Good in the snow, ice, rain, slush and dry. Handling is good and they are quiet. Average around 20-25K...
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