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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-22-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 955
Posted By lbjgh
hmm a 100x100x100mm cube has a volume of one...

hmm a 100x100x100mm cube has a volume of one litre... and filled with water has a mass of 1kg. 1000mm in a metre and 1000 metres in a KM. Seem simple enough. What the hell is a gallon? Why are...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-21-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By lbjgh
...even if the car is coded to remember the last...

...even if the car is coded to remember the last setting, i.e. off in comfort or sport.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-14-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By lbjgh
I make go down two sizes (width) to a 225/55 18...

I make go down two sizes (width) to a 225/55 18 to help the tire cut through the slush and snow. My msport has 245/45 19 summer tires.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-07-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,515
Posted By lbjgh
Hehe so does my BlackBerry Passport. Ditched...

Hehe so does my BlackBerry Passport. Ditched the Samsung
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-04-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,515
Posted By lbjgh
I ditched my Samsung S5 and replaced it with the...

I ditched my Samsung S5 and replaced it with the BlackBerry Passport. The Bluetooth again works flawlessly including text, email, etc. Brilliant phone BTW
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-04-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By lbjgh
The instructions specified stripping all other...

The instructions specified stripping all other wax by using detergent.

http://www.zainostore.com/applic_tips.html
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 10-02-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By lbjgh
Palmolive dish washing detergent. :o

Palmolive dish washing detergent. :o
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-29-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,515
Posted By lbjgh
iPhone 6 isn't supported yet

iPhone 6 isn't supported yet
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By lbjgh
I used this stuff on the first weekend. ...

I used this stuff on the first weekend.

http://www.lazaino.com/images/Z2+Z3.jpg
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,247
Posted By lbjgh
I call BS on that statement. You may damage a...

I call BS on that statement. You may damage a rim if the tire goes flat but the non-run flat tire will weigh less which means less unsprung weight which in turn means better handling.

quote from...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By lbjgh
I found the feature useful until my 1-year...

I found the feature useful until my 1-year subscription ran out... nice while it lasted. But not worth the price of admission.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-25-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,515
Posted By lbjgh
I have Bluetooth implementation issues with my...

I have Bluetooth implementation issues with my 2013 and Samsung S5 too.

Good luck... I kinda wish I stuck with my BB10 which worked perfectly. :o
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-24-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 422
Posted By lbjgh
Nop. The 2011 and 2012 exhibited the problem but...

Nop. The 2011 and 2012 exhibited the problem but it was fixed in MY2013.

You may want to reset the adaptive transmission and see if that solves the issue.

To do this just have to:

1. Press...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-18-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By lbjgh
It's simple demographics... unfortunately we are...

It's simple demographics... unfortunately we are all getting older and we can afford some frills now. ;)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-18-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By lbjgh
I'd say ditto. BMW's prior to 2013 had a...

I'd say ditto.

BMW's prior to 2013 had a terrible dead spot in the throttle pedal travel (good at inducing whiplash ;))

BMW's nav sucks. I use my smartphone as well.

Reliability has been...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-09-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By lbjgh
I don't know if the car is new to you or not but...

I don't know if the car is new to you or not but there is a small temperature dial on the upper vents that can be adjust hot/cold. Just dial it down to cold if it ain't there already.

If it is...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-08-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By lbjgh
... ya are still hauling a couple of tonnes...

... ya are still hauling a couple of tonnes around. Did you try the different driving modes?

I believe the diesel has the same torque as the 35i.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-30-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,538
Posted By lbjgh
I believe it's L/100km

I believe it's L/100km
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-21-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By lbjgh
I hear ya... I use my x3 as a suv too... ...

I hear ya... I use my x3 as a suv too...

... but the 8spd auto box is a great transmission with more ratios and quicker shifting than a manual transmission. I do understand the driving feel with...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-21-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,845
Posted By lbjgh
I often use my Samsung S5 & Google maps rather...

I often use my Samsung S5 & Google maps rather than the car's Nav.

Only problem is the Samsung bluetooth doesn't work with BMW so now I can't use the office feature which did work on my previous...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-20-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By lbjgh
My x3 without leather cost 65K+ I bet a...

My x3 without leather cost 65K+

I bet a version of the 3.0 V6 TDi will find its way into the Macan in the next year or two.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-19-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By lbjgh
Very interesting write-up. I think the...

Very interesting write-up.

I think the Macan takes over where the X3 leaves off... ya actually get luxury with your performance.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-08-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,538
Posted By lbjgh
I actually use eco pro almost as much as sport...

I actually use eco pro almost as much as sport mode on my 35i.

I prefer how the transmission upshifts sooner in eco pro mode. The 35i has enough torque way down low to pull regardless of which...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-07-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,410
Posted By lbjgh
yep. only a 6.5/10 in my opinion.

yep. only a 6.5/10 in my opinion.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-05-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,046
Posted By lbjgh
my "3m" material is 2 years old... didn't know I...

my "3m" material is 2 years old... didn't know I had to spec anything other than the brand and product name.:confused:
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