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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:57 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 185,084
Posted By kenza
Here is what my old gear looked like. 488325...

Here is what my old gear looked like.

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I did not remove the actuator motor, just pried off the plate. Entire job took around an hour.

Thanks guys, this forum is great, as it has always...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 532
Posted By kenza
Ok, it took me around an hour to replace the...

Ok, it took me around an hour to replace the gear. Lights went away and did not appear during the off-road test I did.

I did not need to remove the actuator motor (opposite to some you tube videos...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 532
Posted By kenza
I changed the T-case fluid at 200K kms (and...

I changed the T-case fluid at 200K kms (and previously at 100K), so it should not be the problem.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 532
Posted By kenza
No, did not hear the clicking sound. But, have...

No, did not hear the clicking sound. But, have not had grease on my hands lately, so will do it anyway :)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 532
Posted By kenza
This morning the lights went off. I did find the...

This morning the lights went off. I did find the gear and will probably replace it tomorrow, just in case. It does not look complicated, will probably take 1-1.5hrs.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 532
Posted By kenza
UncleJ, just got the terrible triad myself. First...

UncleJ, just got the terrible triad myself. First real problem in 203.000kms (besides a window drive dog).

Anyway, just need to find the actuator gear (20 bucks) I purchased a couple of months...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By kenza
I just pre-ordered on Amazon. Hope it will be out...

I just pre-ordered on Amazon. Hope it will be out on time.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,896
Posted By kenza
I just replaced my MT oil, it took less than 2...

I just replaced my MT oil, it took less than 2 quarts.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By kenza
Has anyone seen the book?

Has anyone seen the book?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By kenza
Here is the picture that shows what happened with...

Here is the picture that shows what happened with the original tstat. Must be the same problem with the second one...

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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By kenza
When I replaced the tstat on my car (with the...

When I replaced the tstat on my car (with the geniune OEM BMW one), the new one lasted for a month and died. Have been driving like this for a year.

Any similar experiences here?
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 11-17-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By kenza
DRP, when I did the test drive, I was able to get...

DRP, when I did the test drive, I was able to get to 95MPH easily. The problem is the car is not capable of doing more, but I think keeping the top speed is perfectly doable. Of course, your SOC will...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By kenza
Broken rear springs?

Broken rear springs?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By kenza
Done it multiple times both ways. Never had any...

Done it multiple times both ways. Never had any issues.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-18-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,306
Posted By kenza
I would look at REX as a help to get you home (to...

I would look at REX as a help to get you home (to the closest charger), not as a fully functional backup for the battery charge. It seems logical that REX would not be able to supply a 100 percent...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-13-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By kenza
What is the advantage of DC Fast charging vs....

What is the advantage of DC Fast charging vs. Regulae L2 charger?


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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 815
Posted By kenza
Here is everything you need to know: ...

Here is everything you need to know:
http://www.bmwforums.info/guides-how-tos/993-bmw-diesel-engine-swirl-flaps-to-swirl-flaps.html
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,095
Posted By kenza
Hi! It took me close to 6 hours of relaxed work....

Hi! It took me close to 6 hours of relaxed work. The difference is amazing... :) Love the Bilsteins.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,095
Posted By kenza
I just purchased Bilstein HDs and the rest of...

I just purchased Bilstein HDs and the rest of hardware (spring pads, swaybars, strut hats and shock mounts). Will stick with OEM springs, as do not want to modify the clearence.
Plan on doing the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By kenza
And if you ever need to replace a clutch, there...

And if you ever need to replace a clutch, there is a DIY ;)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By kenza
Thank you for all great contributions and good...

Thank you for all great contributions and good luck!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By kenza
Take a look at the sticky. There is a lot of info.

Take a look at the sticky. There is a lot of info.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By kenza
Any lights on the dashboard?

Any lights on the dashboard?
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-13-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 945
Posted By kenza
I agree. I am used to my X3 but I agree a city...

I agree. I am used to my X3 but I agree a city car does not need much cargo space :)


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Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-12-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By kenza
So, have you tried it? :)

So, have you tried it? :)
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