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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-27-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,339
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Very sharp combo. :thumbup:

Very sharp combo. :thumbup:
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-26-2013, 05:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,106
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Ä399 euros? Wow, that's over $500! :yikes: ...

Ä399 euros? Wow, that's over $500! :yikes:

I certainly hope it is cheaper once it's introduced here in the States but it won't be. What a rip. I think I will just keep my iPhone 4.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-20-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 222
Posted By Chitown-Irish
FS: Chicagoland Snow tires and wheels for E65 (7-series)

I have a set of 17" Michelin X-Ice tires mounted on 17x7.5 Sport Edition A7 Silver wheels from the Tire Rack with 433MHz Tire Pressure Sensors. Maybe one season left to treads.

No shipping but...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-19-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 924
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Don't know how it is in Queens but in Chicago I...

Don't know how it is in Queens but in Chicago I wouldn't put on 21's until they fill inb the winter potholes which is usually around the same time to put the winter tires back on. :rofl: BTW, nice...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-19-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,047
Posted By Chitown-Irish
I had a problem with my 06 750i with the comfort...

I had a problem with my 06 750i with the comfort access door handles draining the battery. It took a few times bringing it in but they replaced all 4 handles twice under warranty (1st time @ 26k and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-19-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,723
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Back to the original question. I...

Back to the original question.

I experienced the tranny banging a couple of times but only when I was in bumper-to-bumper traffic and driving in DS mode. I stopped using the DS mode in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-19-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,434
Posted By Chitown-Irish
So very sorry to hear about the fate of your new...

So very sorry to hear about the fate of your new vehicle. We all feel your pain. Get yourself a good lawyer.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,924
Posted By Chitown-Irish
+1

+1
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-08-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,734
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Which dealership did you go to get your vehicle...

Which dealership did you go to get your vehicle serviced?

I too experience some of the behavior you have experienced by chalked it up to driving a boxier vehicle (X3 is my 1st suv type vehicle...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-16-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,249
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Sun visors, I wish they extended. They allow...

Sun visors, I wish they extended. They allow too much sun around the rear view mirror. My 7-series had the area around mirror darken. I am thinking about getting the upper edge of the...
Forum: Parting Out 01-14-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,273
Posted By Chitown-Irish
I do work for an insurance company and...

I do work for an insurance company and comprehensive (HH coverage) will not cover the tranny unless it was the result of a collision or a loss caused by missiles, falling objects, fire, theft or...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,548
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Congrats and the very best of luck with your new...

Congrats and the very best of luck with your new ride. Post pics.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-13-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,269
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Having only owned my X3 with the new iDrive for...

Having only owned my X3 with the new iDrive for one month I found this feature to be annoying as well.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-13-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,338
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Oops, sorry. Yes you need to check the box. I...

Oops, sorry. Yes you need to check the box. I would check it in place of the sport suspension.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-13-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,967
Posted By Chitown-Irish
+1. If you look at the BMW front floor liner...

+1. If you look at the BMW front floor liner it's exactly the same as the Weathertech liner except for the BMW logo and $20 cheaper.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-13-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,338
Posted By Chitown-Irish
M Sport Package would delete Sport Suspension and...

M Sport Package would delete Sport Suspension and give you Dynamic Damper Control. <--- (I WAS WRONG) :banghead:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,021
Posted By Chitown-Irish
And here I thought I was the one only one who had...

And here I thought I was the one only one who had hazy trim. I will need to try these solutions.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-25-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By Chitown-Irish
:thumbup: +1

:thumbup: +1
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-25-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,739
Posted By Chitown-Irish
I wish I dealt with your dealership as mine still...

I wish I dealt with your dealership as mine still insists that it can't be disabled as it is tied in with the whole latch system (?). I would think it could simply be unplugged but next time I am...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,739
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Don't know but was told they couldn't disable the...

Don't know but was told they couldn't disable the system. I will ask again when I pick up the car later tonight.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,739
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Thanks, I did but the one that failed was from...

Thanks, I did but the one that failed was from 2009 so it was out of warranty. Just my luck.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,739
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Comfort Access = POS

I am experiencing problems with my Comfort Access for the third time in five years. First two times were covered under warranty but this time itís out of my pocket to the tune of $700. :cry:
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-23-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By Chitown-Irish
For me it's been mostly 5-series models but my...

For me it's been mostly 5-series models but my last one was a loaded X5 with only 12 miles on the odometer.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-21-2011, 05:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Low voltage will cause the tranny to go into limp...

Low voltage will cause the tranny to go into limp mode and give symptoms you described. My CPO ended last week and so far so good (knock on wood).
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-21-2011, 05:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 991
Posted By Chitown-Irish
Tough break. That oil change is definitely...

Tough break. That oil change is definitely covered under the extended maintenance if it was a scheduled one indicated by the car. All that info (CPO & Maintenance) should be presented to the SA...
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