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X1 E84 (2011 - current)
The new to the US BMW X1 will arrive at BMW dealers in the fall of 2012 as a 2013 model year. Get your X1 28i with either sDrive (RWD) or xDrive (AWD) or get the US exclusive I6 N55 powered X1 35i dDrive.

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Old 03-02-2013, 07:36 PM
lewjeff lewjeff is offline
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Lightbulb Removing the phone holder in center console

Is there an easy way to remove the phone holder in the center console?

It is a waste of space for me.

I would love it if the removable center console cup holder morphed into a clamp-style phone holder.

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Old 03-12-2013, 09:59 PM
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Same question here
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Old 03-13-2013, 08:36 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by lewjeff View Post
I would love it if the removable center console cup holder morphed into a clamp-style phone holder.
Exactly that at http://e84.xbimmers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=426842
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:11 PM
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Anyone remove the phone holder?
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Old 03-23-2013, 01:26 PM
KimoX1 KimoX1 is offline
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BMW Cell Phone Snap-In Adapter

I learned I have to buy a "BMW APPS Version Snap In Adapter" to use a cell phone in the "holder" we want to remove. I might like to use an adapter but BMW doesn't have one yet for my iPhone 5. When they do it will be expensive. The BMW Apple iPhone 4/4S Snap In Adapter was $250.
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Old 03-30-2013, 04:20 AM
Mtpisgah Mtpisgah is offline
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The dealers told me it could not be removed since it is connected electronically. He was just a salesman though, not a tech.
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Old 04-22-2013, 01:16 PM
kepostil kepostil is offline
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removing phone hold

My dealer said they would have to take the center console completely apart to remove it.. It wouldn't be so bad if it snapped into the top and moved out of the way when you opened it! It is totally useless as far as I can tell.
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Old 04-22-2013, 02:35 PM
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it works as a good sunglasses holder.
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