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Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-13-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By Yggdrasil
What engine do you have? The six cylinders don't...

What engine do you have? The six cylinders don't do auto-start/stop
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-31-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,270
Posted By Yggdrasil
I mean absolutely no offense - but I would never...

I mean absolutely no offense - but I would never pay that much for a car with that many modifications. As a buyer I trust the words "stock" and "unmodified."

I'd consider 39. But I'd still be...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-24-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By Yggdrasil
Although it is different to use, I'd say calling...

Although it is different to use, I'd say calling it "difficult" is a stretch. After about a week you develop muscle memory for the changes and don't even notice.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-21-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By Yggdrasil
VW GTI with APR Stage 1 ecu tune Bought it...

VW GTI with APR Stage 1 ecu tune

Bought it CPO at 20K miles. Tuned the first engine (I'll get to that), and had a never ending litany of troubles ranging from diverter valves going out (6 of them...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-20-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By Yggdrasil
Thats cute. Do what you will. I have been...

Thats cute.

Do what you will. I have been burned by tunes by reputable companies in the past that have claimed to be "100% safe."
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-20-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By Yggdrasil
In new cars, almost nothing will improve engine...

In new cars, almost nothing will improve engine performance without changing software. Remove the cat and the car won't suddenly gain horsepower, it is running expecting the cat.

That said -...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-05-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,337
Posted By Yggdrasil
Isn't JD Powers the group that includes all...

Isn't JD Powers the group that includes all complaints with equal weight? So rattles and wind noise count just as badly as transmission problems and blown head gaskets?

I think their is a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-05-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By Yggdrasil
I know that making a statement like "any BMW that...

I know that making a statement like "any BMW that isn't RWD based isn't a BMW" is a bit...well silly (particularly since not too long ago that statement was "any BMW that isn't RWD isn't a BMW,") but...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-05-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 872
Posted By Yggdrasil
Sounds like the ghost in the machine arrived for...

Sounds like the ghost in the machine arrived for Halloween and never left :dunno:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-04-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By Yggdrasil
I for one have never cared for window tints. ...

I for one have never cared for window tints. Even when I lived in Atlanta and tints may have made my AC work a bit better I eschewed them.

Basically my motivation is this:
When its dark, you...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-03-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By Yggdrasil
On your point about convenience: I picked my X1...

On your point about convenience: I picked my X1 sans iDrive for reasons completely ignoring any lack of storage present in iDrive models. I just didn't like iDrive. But it dawns on me now that...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-02-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,228
Posted By Yggdrasil
I'm almost wondering if Travelin' has a deadspot...

I'm almost wondering if Travelin' has a deadspot in his pedal. My first car had brakes that when you pushed them they went: "Nothing...nothing....something...WHOA BRAKING!!"

If you just hold the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-01-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,228
Posted By Yggdrasil
I don't experience any throttle problems, but I...

I don't experience any throttle problems, but I do experience turbo lag from time to time.

Nothing worse than my GTI beforehand - except when the turbo spools up I don't just end up with...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By Yggdrasil
I don't care for expensive unitaskers unless...

I don't care for expensive unitaskers unless nothing else can do the job. Perhaps I'll just leave a hammer in the back seat :thumbup:

Used to keep a hatchet in my truck, maybe I'll do that again
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-28-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By Yggdrasil
You can disable the motion alarm when locking the...

You can disable the motion alarm when locking the vehicle.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-27-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,291
Posted By Yggdrasil
When people ask for advice, say... how do I throw...

When people ask for advice, say... how do I throw a curve ball. Or, what is the best way to hit a curve ball, they are not looking for "Maybe you should stop playing baseball" as an answer.
...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-27-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,291
Posted By Yggdrasil
I use my iDrive console (for a lack of a better...

I use my iDrive console (for a lack of a better word) every day, and although it was initially a little stiff it now opens smoothly every time.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-27-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By Yggdrasil
:rofl: I thought he meant locked inside by the...

:rofl: I thought he meant locked inside by the remote. Not you're sitting inside and hit the lock button
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-27-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,291
Posted By Yggdrasil
Skipping the iDrive gives you an awesome spot for...

Skipping the iDrive gives you an awesome spot for stuff. But that horse has probably already bolted.

Hmm, if you have the flexibility for it you could put it in the mesh pocket behind the driver...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-26-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By Yggdrasil
Pretty sure you hit the unlock button and then...

Pretty sure you hit the unlock button and then pull the door handle twice.

I'll look at my manual and see what I can find though
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-25-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,469
Posted By Yggdrasil
I'd imagine the previous answers still apply, and...

I'd imagine the previous answers still apply, and for less than if you had to buy 2x as many bulbs :rofl:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-23-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,832
Posted By Yggdrasil
I'll chime in about runflats in general: A...

I'll chime in about runflats in general:

A couple cars back I had a 335i with runflats (don't recall which ones...the 07's OEM summer tire).

Went around a bend, maybe just the slightest bit too...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-23-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,439
Posted By Yggdrasil
100% sure it works on my car. I'll play with it...

100% sure it works on my car. I'll play with it later to figure out which button has to be pressed when.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-22-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,832
Posted By Yggdrasil
If I lived in Hawaii I would not get an all...

If I lived in Hawaii I would not get an all season tire. I would rock summer tires year long.

Hmmm, just realized I get 6 months of summer-tire weather....maybe a second set of rubber will be in...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 10-22-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,439
Posted By Yggdrasil
Hold your finger on the lock button on the handle...

Hold your finger on the lock button on the handle (possibly while pressing the lock button on key...I don't recall) and windows will shut.
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