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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 11-13-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By pl869
Service Bulletin 65 75 07

Can anyone find this entire service bulletin? Darn sensor mat is giving me trouble on the passenger side seat and I guess the 06 E83 didn't make the cut during the recall in 2008. :mad:

So...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,588
Posted By pl869
I wouldn't go back to TFT...as they sell to the...

I wouldn't go back to TFT...as they sell to the price point and not the tire! You might end up hating your X3 only b/c of the tires. If you do a lot of driving up into VT/NH/ME/NY for skiing, etc....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2009, 08:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By pl869
Mark, I hope things worked out recommendation....

Mark,
I hope things worked out recommendation. Best of luck with the new rims & tires...make sure to post some pics when they're on! Have fun in the SNOW!! Love the winter...expecially with my X3:)...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By pl869
Mark, Look up...Kost Tire & Auto 524 W Genesee...

Mark,
Look up...Kost Tire & Auto 524 W Genesee St....ask for Grant and let him know Paul & Kristin said to call.
Good Luck
Paul
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,106
Posted By pl869
NICE!! Gotta be honest...I almost like thie...

NICE!! Gotta be honest...I almost like thie winter rims more:) I hope that mine look that good when I get them on this Thursday!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By pl869
Smile Let me know if you want the name of a shop that...

Let me know if you want the name of a shop that will get you a decent set of rim & Great tires. I would definately recommend that you move down to 17" rims & tires...19's are great for the south but...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-21-2009, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,030
Posted By pl869
davetyo- Hit the BMWUSA site and search the area...

davetyo- Hit the BMWUSA site and search the area code 14564...John Holtz BMW in Rochester. I had a great experience here...hence my '06 X3. I noticed they have a few '06/'07's...contact me if you...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-19-2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By pl869
Gary...got any thoughts for me on this one?!...

Gary...got any thoughts for me on this one?! Besides the fact Tire Rack doesn't have the Nokian's I mentioned above?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-19-2009, 07:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By pl869
Thanks for the insight! Winters here are...

Thanks for the insight! Winters here are obviously a bit different….I had the Perrelli Scorpions on last winter. They did fine, except for the few times I got caught in lake effect snow (but...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-18-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By pl869
That's my problem...too many choices! I wish it...

That's my problem...too many choices! I wish it was like skis....demo runs for a fee before you drop $1500! Guess we can't have everything...hope you enjoy the ride!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-18-2009, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By pl869
LMC..just curious what you got, and for which...

LMC..just curious what you got, and for which car? Can't make up my mind on '06 X3 winter tires!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2009, 07:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,222
Posted By pl869
Check out the other posts on this forum....Thule...

Check out the other posts on this forum....Thule Roof Rack Whistle, Roofbox/cargo/ for X3...and there's some more insite there. My '06 X3 I went with the Thule 450R Rapid Crossroad Railing Foot Pack,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,294
Posted By pl869
I'm glad to see I'm not the only one that doesn't...

I'm glad to see I'm not the only one that doesn't like the rain sensing wipers! I find myself having to use the manual 1 swipe in winter driving (road salt on windshield) and waiting until the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2009, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,485
Posted By pl869
I have the Thule Ascent 1100...though mostly used...

I have the Thule Ascent 1100...though mostly used for skis it has come in handy a few times. The nice part about it is that it has a low profile so I can get in the garage with the box on! Low...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,210
Posted By pl869
I have the same setup...try moving the fairing up...

I have the same setup...try moving the fairing up more (if you can). If you are concerned with the fairing pads toucing the metal (scratching paint etc.), it hasn't been a problem for me yet after 2...
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