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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By MPBX3
The only extended warranty I would buy would be...

The only extended warranty I would buy would be from the dealer and verify that it's issued by BMW.

I've had a few bad experiences with 3rd party companies. The would offer way less per hour than...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By MPBX3
Most 3rd party companies will fight you tooth and...

Most 3rd party companies will fight you tooth and nail in covering the full repair.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By MPBX3
Is there a problem with the ones that came with...

Is there a problem with the ones that came with the car?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 814
Posted By MPBX3
Doubt it. There are a few companies that sell...

Doubt it. There are a few companies that sell wood/alumunium dash kits on line for under $200
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,823
Posted By MPBX3
We sold our 04 at about 78,000 miles. A few...

We sold our 04 at about 78,000 miles.

A few weeks prior the evaporator coil went and thank God it was covered under the CPO, otherwise would have been over a $2000 job to fix it.

So with the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,195
Posted By MPBX3
I"m curious since it's beige interior. What...

I"m curious since it's beige interior.

What does the outer side of the driver seat cushion look like ie: new or worn?

When we had our 04 the outer side seats of both driver and passenger would...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,399
Posted By MPBX3
Actually the ride is very good and getting 20mpg....

Actually the ride is very good and getting 20mpg. Not bad considering I was getting 21 with the X3.

Thanks for asking.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,399
Posted By MPBX3
The evaporator coil (A/C) went on my wifes 04 X3...

The evaporator coil (A/C) went on my wifes 04 X3 almost 2 years ago. Lucky for us it was covered under the CPO warranry, but would have cost us around $2200 to fix.

Since the warranty was good for...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-04-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,219
Posted By MPBX3
Since you brought up the RDX, read my thread. ...

Since you brought up the RDX, read my thread.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=494378

It's now a little over one year and at 12,500 miles on the 2010 RDX. The car still drives...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2011, 07:35 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
http://audiosources.net/

http://audiosources.net/
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-08-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
A little more than I thought, but still about...

A little more than I thought, but still about $200 less.
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Hi ,

Very happy to contact you !

The AS-8208 cost 430$, and deliver it to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-07-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
Nope...That's for 1 unit, not 1000. Buying...

Nope...That's for 1 unit, not 1000.

Buying from a mddle man is just wasting money IMO when you can buy direct and have a few hundred bucks.

Just to prove it, I'll email them inquiring about...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-02-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
Then why pay a reseller when you can buy direct...

Then why pay a reseller when you can buy direct for less?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-02-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
Without even knowing their price, I would...

Without even knowing their price, I would guarantee that the one directly from Audiosources would be cheaper.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-01-2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
I did a simliar unit for my Jetta TDI and it was...

I did a simliar unit for my Jetta TDI and it was truly an easy removal, fit and plug and play. Unfort, I haven't done this with the X3. I'm sure a local shop can do it for a reasonable price.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-01-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
For some reason they never list the price. ...

For some reason they never list the price.

You can catch them on skype or email them for a price with shipping. They usually get back within 24 hours with emails.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-31-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 48,650
Posted By MPBX3
$2000!!!! No way. This should be no more...

$2000!!!! No way.

This should be no more than $500 shipped. Prob a lot less.

http://www.audiosources.net/viewproduct.asp?id=1117
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-24-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,199
Posted By MPBX3
This looks sweet. ...

This looks sweet.

http://www.audiosources.net/viewproduct.asp?id=1117
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2011, 01:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,991
Posted By MPBX3
Good luck with the X3.

Good luck with the X3.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-14-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,991
Posted By MPBX3
If not to late you might want to read this thread...

If not to late you might want to read this thread that I started last year.

At that time we were looking at a RDX or newer X3 as the 2004 X3 was just about out of warranty and we had a major...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,755
Posted By MPBX3
After driving the RDX for 8 months thought I'd...

After driving the RDX for 8 months thought I'd come back.

We are very happy with it, but the Mrs. still doesn't think it's as prestigious as the X3.

Otherwise the RDX at 9,500 miles has been...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-04-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,476
Posted By MPBX3
Put a plow on it and make some extra cash.

Put a plow on it and make some extra cash.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,766
Posted By MPBX3
I recently sold my 2004 loaded X3 with 80,000...

I recently sold my 2004 loaded X3 with 80,000 miles on her for $12,775.

So what makes this one at 150,000 miles so special?

I say walk away real fast.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2010, 06:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,766
Posted By MPBX3
Lets just say this, when something goes wrong and...

Lets just say this, when something goes wrong and it will (like all cars), it's going to be expensive.

So take that into consideration with the price.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-26-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,739
Posted By MPBX3
Hard to believe that I'm only getting 41.7mpg and...

Hard to believe that I'm only getting 41.7mpg and I'm pissed.

Guess alot has to do with the fact that I drive mostly back roads and not to many highways.
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