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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-23-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By skndchanzs
Great pics......nice looking car too! :) ...

Great pics......nice looking car too! :)

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 02-28-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 943
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and...

I had my 2013 s28i for less than two months and 1,000 miles before we went on a college road trip from the San Diego area of So Cal up to Humboldt County with stops ranging between the coast in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-23-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,166
Posted By skndchanzs
Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this...

Ummm.....this sounds very familiar. I joined this forum AFTER I had ordered my x1. Having never ordered a car before, I went over exactly what I wanted and checked with several dealers until I found...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-15-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By skndchanzs
I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one...

I had my first service at about 7500 miles (one year post delivery). Pretty much standard experience based on previous cars.....documentation of everything checked and whether it was within normal...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-09-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,337
Posted By skndchanzs
According to the list above, my car is affected...

According to the list above, my car is affected (2013 sDrive 28i manufactured 8/2012) but I have not received any notice and my dealer doesn't know anything about it. Went to the Owner's section of...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 12-02-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,337
Posted By skndchanzs
Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet...

Those sound serious and scary. I have not yet received a notice - 2013 sDrive28i began production 8/25/12. Sounds like the notice doesn't do much other than to alert you to what we already know.
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-28-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,507
Posted By skndchanzs
Just returned from picking up my daughter for...

Just returned from picking up my daughter for Thanksgiving break and added another 900 miles to my odometer (up to 8500!!!). Discovered a few more things -

When adjusting my seat for firmness I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-28-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,130
Posted By skndchanzs
I had that problem for the first four or five...

I had that problem for the first four or five fill-ups and when I told the SA about it he looked at me like I was crazy (there is a thread about this very topic from about Nov 2012 - I wasn't the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-15-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 554
Posted By skndchanzs
:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken...

:rofl: Yeah, I know, right! I have actually taken it on several trips up north to drop off and pick up my daughter at college (about 900 miles roundtrip) and will be doing it again for Thanksgiving...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-14-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 554
Posted By skndchanzs
Low mileage oil change

Took my 2013 sDrive in for its first oil change today; 7600 miles on the odometer. I took delivery on 10/25/12 and the dash indicator said that the first service wasn't due until 9/2014.
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 991
Posted By skndchanzs
Thank you ScottMZ3! I was getting a little...

Thank you ScottMZ3!

I was getting a little worried after reading several of the other posts. I don't plan on locking anyone inside the car but we do live in a semi rural area and stop off at the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 991
Posted By skndchanzs
I believe they are referring to the fact that you...

I believe they are referring to the fact that you would need to know that you can unlock the doors by pushing the unlock button which is oddly placed on the center dash and not on the door itself...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-11-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,133
Posted By skndchanzs
Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12 ...

Here she is on the day of delivery 10/25/12
2013 28i sDrive
Ultimate Package
Lighting Package

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-03-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By skndchanzs
I called the next two closest dealers and they...

I called the next two closest dealers and they both said yes on the 12 months recommendation. So it is 12 months or mileage whichever comes first. Then I called my local dealer back and got the same...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-02-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By skndchanzs
I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up...

I am a low mileage driver (2013 sDrive picked up 10/26/12) with just over 7500 miles and I asked about bringing it in earlier and I was brushed off and told to go by the service screen which says...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-30-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 888
Posted By skndchanzs
My bad - misread the original post. Edited my...

My bad - misread the original post. Edited my post above.

DeeDee
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 09-28-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 888
Posted By skndchanzs
There are A/C vents in the back - they are under...

There are A/C vents in the back - they are under the front seats. For the passenger behind me it isn't an issue since my height of 5'5" leaves the vent under my seat fully exposed. My oldest son, who...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 08-15-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,060
Posted By skndchanzs
'If I am driving badly, it must be because I have...

'If I am driving badly, it must be because I have a blue BMW! Guess I should have gone for the cashmere silver, which had actually been my first choice. Boring but easier to keep clean, I think.'
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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-16-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By skndchanzs
Thanks for the input - :). I just checked it this...

Thanks for the input - :). I just checked it this morning and it is still at 31 psi. We are going to my mom's today - 180 miles roundtrip in full civilization - and I'll see what happens. If it goes...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 07-15-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By skndchanzs
Tire question

I have a 2013 28sdrive and this is my first experience with run flats. Last week we went on a 800 mile round trip drive and before leaving I checked the tire pressure of all four tires and all were...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 06-25-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By skndchanzs
Had to laugh as I just did the same thing with a...

Had to laugh as I just did the same thing with a 2013 sDrive which I picked up in October. Driving from San Diego area to northern Cali to drop my daughter off to school. I made an apt, said I wanted...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-30-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By skndchanzs
Great pics and nice commentary! Thanks for both....

Great pics and nice commentary! Thanks for both. I went up that route with my new x1 in Dec/Jan and am looking forward to going back next month with the car fully broken in. :) 80 does seem to be a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,264
Posted By skndchanzs
I'm your typical mom with three kids who play...

I'm your typical mom with three kids who play sports, football and softball, and have two large dogs, 55 and 75 lbs - I need the cargo space. I had a Saturn Vue, found it too large and downsized to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-07-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By skndchanzs
I've had my custom plates for so long it is hard...

I've had my custom plates for so long it is hard to remember, but unfortunately I think you have to get your standard plates and then fill out the forms for a specialized plate because the car needs...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-01-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 681
Posted By skndchanzs
I looked at the link and was able to plug in the...

I looked at the link and was able to plug in the 2013 x1. The cost was pretty steep though - about $350.00. I also wonder what it would feel like on people's skin since it is patterned for a sure...
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