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X3 F25 (2011 - current)
The latest X3 brings some added style and some new features to the BMW SUV family. Talk about the new F25 now!

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Old 11-15-2011, 11:08 PM
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Drive by Wire?

Does the F25 have drive by wire for steering and gas pedal or is it a mechanical link?

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Old 11-16-2011, 12:12 AM
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Steering is drive by wire. I expect that the gas pedal is too.
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Old 11-16-2011, 07:22 AM
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All vehicles are drive by wire today...gas pedal as well.
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The steering is most certainly NOT drive by wire, it is only on electronic assist. Your gas pedal IS drive by wire, as it has been, with BMWs for over a decade (depending on the model).
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