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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-26-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 12,345
Posted By M Power
Got some spare time so I was browsing through GS...

Got some spare time so I was browsing through GS related topics and came across this. I remember K-A from MB board, that's when I had E550 4Matic.

As for comparison on magazine, it might interest...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2011, 07:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,555
Posted By M Power
I know the feeling. I got that option as well...

I know the feeling. I got that option as well but it is pretty useless now. Another option that I find useless was Sirius radio. It wasn't much but still sitting useless, not even activated yet. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2011, 07:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,732
Posted By M Power
That seems to be a good deal. If you can afford...

That seems to be a good deal. If you can afford it, I would say go get the tech package, if not for your own enjoyment/usefulness, perhaps for resale value. If you are planning on keep the car...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-29-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By M Power
Word of caution to anyone who is making a...

Word of caution to anyone who is making a schedule for service.
If your "milage to next service" count down goes over (-), you may risk voiding your warranty, just confirmed with BMWUSA customer...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-29-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By M Power
Service has to be within 100 miles?

Did BMW just change their free maintenance program? Usually if the car has around 500 miles left for next service, your dealer performs the service. And that has been the experience for me all...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-22-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,382
Posted By M Power
I own both 08 x5 4.8i and 11 x3 35i and I usually...

I own both 08 x5 4.8i and 11 x3 35i and I usually prefer driving x5.
X5 is no doubt bigger car. But with its dynamic suspension, car feels very composed. Interior of x3, even with its...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-18-2011, 02:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,887
Posted By M Power
CliffJumper: I am not sure if that sales event...

CliffJumper: I am not sure if that sales event is still going on. Last month around this time, most BMW dealer sites I went to had a banner about it. Anyone who's been BMWFS customer in last 6...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-17-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,887
Posted By M Power
I wish I can tell you that I have some sort of...

I wish I can tell you that I have some sort of secret, but I am usually not the person to drive salesperson up against the wall.

Anyhow, when I decided to buy either X5 or Q5, I sent an email to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-17-2011, 04:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,887
Posted By M Power
Got mine $700 below invoice, premium pack, conv...

Got mine $700 below invoice, premium pack, conv pack, cold weather pack, tech pack, sat radio, integ smart phone op. MSRP was a bit over $52k.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-28-2011, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,017
Posted By M Power
I just hardwired a blackbox in my X5 and it was...

I just hardwired a blackbox in my X5 and it was relatively easy (a few threads over at the other x forum). I figure similar steps are involved in X3 since sunroof console looks very similar to my X5...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-28-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,790
Posted By M Power
:rofl: Maybe that's why my wife loves...

:rofl:

Maybe that's why my wife loves driving x3 and i prefer driving x5.

I wonder though, why x3's dynamic package is only $1400 when x5's dynamic suspension is over $3000 option. Perhaps the...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-26-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,284
Posted By M Power
Thank u all for replies!

Thank u all for replies!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-26-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,252
Posted By M Power
Smile Congrats! U are making me want to wash my 1week...

Congrats! U are making me want to wash my 1week old 35!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-26-2011, 12:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,790
Posted By M Power
Congrats! Did u try the navigatiom yet? I like...

Congrats! Did u try the navigatiom yet? I like how inst cluster shows next turns & etc, almost like hud from my x5
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-25-2011, 02:32 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,657
Posted By M Power
That discharging issue seemed to be incurable for...

That discharging issue seemed to be incurable for many people. I guess just like 97-2010 X3 with their substandard 6sp auto where problems never seemed to go away for some people.

On the other...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-24-2011, 06:14 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,042
Posted By M Power
Motortrend just got it to do 5.3 seconds, if...

Motortrend just got it to do 5.3 seconds, if magazine numbers mean anything.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-21-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,284
Posted By M Power
Convenient Acess Question

For those with convenient access, when you turn the car off by pushing start/stop button, do you notice your nav screen still running?

My 35i turns off nav only when I lock the car.
So when I am...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-20-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,553
Posted By M Power
Thanks, I didn't get dhp cause none had that in...

Thanks, I didn't get dhp cause none had that in stock. I think stock susp is fine espacially since the car is relativele light for what it is. I'm detinitely loving the top view as well as led...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-20-2011, 03:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,553
Posted By M Power
One trend that I've seen here lately. X3s are...

One trend that I've seen here lately. X3s are kind of hard to come by (depending on region but where I live, they are). And there seem to be many spectators who want to take it out for a spin in...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-18-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,657
Posted By M Power
I might pick up a 35i tomorrow and wondering,...

I might pick up a 35i tomorrow and wondering, those who are having this problem, is your car 28 or 35? Is it common problem for X3s or just for a specific model?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-29-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,394
Posted By M Power
I have 20s, adaptive drive with Conti DWS and the...

I have 20s, adaptive drive with Conti DWS and the ride has been smooth and quite but can definitely feel more road than my 19s. I do not push SUV to absolute max but as far as I can tell, handling...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-21-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,054
Posted By M Power
19x9 Style 211 For Sale (For X5)

I may consider selling my OEM 19" Style 211 with all season Mich Lat HP tires (w/o TPMS) to free up garage space. Please look at this link to see the style of the rim. Tires may have an year left...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,636
Posted By M Power
I think my 08 came with 12 speaker, non premium...

I think my 08 came with 12 speaker, non premium sound. one mid and tweeter on each front side (4) + one mid and tweeter on each rear side (4) + one mid and tweeter on center (2) + two subwoofers. ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2010, 03:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,595
Posted By M Power
I just read that thread and was thoroughly...

I just read that thread and was thoroughly convinced that i would not buy any product from invision after seeing the kind of posts invision guy made. Surely OEM products may carry nicer attributes...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 341,852
Posted By M Power
I was considering a X3 for my wife and glad I...

I was considering a X3 for my wife and glad I read this thread.

Has anyone considered making a short but informative UTube video of these "issues" and post it? Credibility and impact may increase...
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