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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,422
Posted By peoe2
Cool. Would you mind telling me which setting...

Cool. Would you mind telling me which setting that is? I have the cable too and don't recall seeing that setting but there were so many! Thanks.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-08-2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 26,931
Posted By peoe2
So I went ahead bought a homelink mirror with...

So I went ahead bought a homelink mirror with auto dim for my 05 X3. Install was quick and setup of homelink was a breeze. Auto dim works too. Problem is my car won't remote lock/unlock with the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,230
Posted By peoe2
Did a coast to coast drive (3000+ miles) last...

Did a coast to coast drive (3000+ miles) last November. At the end of each day all I was waiting for is wake up early the next day to get back in the car. It's such a pleasure to drive, from the flat...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,319
Posted By peoe2
Looks good :thumbup: Is it legal though? I...

Looks good :thumbup:

Is it legal though? I read before that cops don't like the blue-ish light LEDs generate.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2008, 05:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,335
Posted By peoe2
Yep happened to me once. I took it to the dealer...

Yep happened to me once. I took it to the dealer they found no problem, no error codes. Hasn't happened since.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 951
Posted By peoe2
They will call you. Maybe they called and got...

They will call you. Maybe they called and got your answering machine, from my experience they don't leave messages. They do lots of calls, for new sales, service surveys etc... so it may take them a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2008, 10:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,623
Posted By peoe2
Insert a thin hard plastic tool like a kitchen...

Insert a thin hard plastic tool like a kitchen spatula on the top in between the cup holder and the rest of the center console. Then push the spatula so you're pushing the cup holder towards the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2008, 08:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,623
Posted By peoe2
Which one

Which cup holder are you trying to remove, the center one or the passenger one on the dashboard?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2008, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,017
Posted By peoe2
Looks great, congrats!!

Looks great, congrats!!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2007, 07:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,358
Posted By peoe2
Mine has been black for more than a year. My...

Mine has been black for more than a year. My dealer told me not to worry about it as long as the car starts fine. If it becomes too low some indicator will light up. He said those green indicators...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2007, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,113
Posted By peoe2
Looks good !

Looks good !
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,422
Posted By peoe2
You can do it yourself

Search around, I've read on how to do it before but have never done it myself. No tool was required, all you needed to do was put the key in a certain position and push a button or two for a certain...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-06-2007, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,033
Posted By peoe2
I vote for the 05. The 07 is nice but too...

I vote for the 05.

The 07 is nice but too many transmission and engine problems.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2007, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By peoe2
I've had this problem, glad to see there is a...

I've had this problem, glad to see there is a bulletin out for it.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2007, 09:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,701
Posted By peoe2
I totally agree. I don't notice that much of a...

I totally agree. I don't notice that much of a difference in real world tests. This is based on my experience with driving different brands of vehicles with and without xenon.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2007, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,094
Posted By peoe2
The recall is free of charge, they just reprogram...

The recall is free of charge, they just reprogram the car, no change of parts. They kept mine for 1 full day saying that some cars take longer than others even though they're all X3s.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-16-2007, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,043
Posted By peoe2
Did you have to drill a hole in the tailgate? I...

Did you have to drill a hole in the tailgate? I remember reading the instructions a while back and it mentioned drilling a whole.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2007, 06:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,139
Posted By peoe2
I read in the E70 forum that the new X5 has...

I read in the E70 forum that the new X5 has similar problems so I wouldn't be surprised if the re-programming doesn't fully fix the issue.
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 02-27-2007, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 540
Posted By peoe2
FS: Xenon Ballast set of 2 for E46, E63, E64, E83

http://home.comcast.net/%7Eobechouche/craigslist/Ballast_Set_Text.jpg
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2007, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By peoe2
This is the price for the OEM solution but it all...

This is the price for the OEM solution but it all depends on what the aftermarket kit includes. I would expect aftermarket to be cheaper.

I've read of people using the $400 plug and play kit on...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,319
Posted By peoe2
Yes you can retrofit the storage compartment. ...

Yes you can retrofit the storage compartment.

STORAGE TRAY IN INSTRUMENT PANEL part 51163402391

Cost about $130 at your dealer. Make sure to ask for the gray one as I believe the top of your...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2007, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,301
Posted By peoe2
I agree, 2007 don't have run flats. BMW was very...

I agree, 2007 don't have run flats. BMW was very proud to announce the X5 was the first SAV to get run flats. They would have said something if the X3 had them.
From what I hear from a few e90...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2007, 07:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,434
Posted By peoe2
Congratulations ! Great choice and thanks for the...

Congratulations ! Great choice and thanks for the nice pics.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2007, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,089
Posted By peoe2
It happened to me once within the first months of...

It happened to me once within the first months of owning my 05 X3. Hasn't happened since. In my case I wasn't sure I had closed the door properly.

Did you try re-driving over the same area see if...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2006, 05:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,248
Posted By peoe2
I agree. With only 1600 miles on it, I would keep...

I agree. With only 1600 miles on it, I would keep it.
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