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  1. 2014/2015 X1 xDrive 28i high mileage experience

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    So i am considering on buying a 2014/2015 X1 xDive 28i and most of the models in my price range have between 80-110k miles on them. I was hoping a few people on here may have some experience with putting 170k + on them and what I should expect in terms of repair costs. Coming from a mazda i am...
  2. Just got my first BMW: a 2014 X1 xDrive28i. Any gurus got 30 sec. to answer some ?'s?

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    Hey gang, As stated in the title, I just got my first BMW. I bought her used with 61,000 miles on her, only two previous owners - neither of whom wrecked her, and both of whom performed her regularly-scheduled maintenance - and got her for a steal, to boot. That said, I'd like to make sure I'm...
  3. 2014 X1 PDC Malfunction

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    Hoping someone can help me out. I am receiving PDC alert when shifting into reverse. I just stopped by a shop and they hooked up a code reader and it has the following errors. Terminal 30 Power Supply Switched Off (Anything to worry about? Would it have anything to do with below errors)...
  4. 2017 X1 vs 2017 330i GT

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Looking for some insights into this somewhat odd comparison. I am looking for a used BMW for my growing family and came across at these two vehicles with very similar features and packages at almost the same price point: 2017 X1 xDrive28i Premium Cold Weather Driving Assistance xLine...
  5. F48 X1 Brakes - Stiff and Grabby!

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Has anyone else had this experience: The brakes on my 2017 X1 AWD are grabby and sensitive to the point of annoying my passengers. They take only the lightest touch before they grab and it feels like I'm making an abrupt stop. It takes some effort/concentration to make smooth stops. I've gotten...
  6. Anyone Running Bilsteins in the F48 Yet?

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Just looking for experiences with Bilstein B8 shocks in the X1 F48. I am very familiar with Bilsteins and know how firm they are. I just want opinions from those who have them on their F48s in terms of stiffness and ride comfort. Thanks
  7. How reliable has your X1 F48 been?

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Hi everyone! I have bought my BMW X1 F48 in Sept 2017 from a BMW dealer in Munich Germany. Specs: BMW X1 F48 2.0d 190HP M sport package with adaptive dampers. So far I have driven the car for 35k km and I am quite pleased with the car. But I want to share my experience so far and would be...
  8. Seatbelt Sensor/Chime on 2016 X1

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
  9. SOLD 2014 BMW X1 xDrive2.8i 64k mi.LeMans Blue/Sand Beige WARRANTY

    Cars - Private Party
    For Sale 2014 BMW X1 xDrive2.8i 64,xxx miles, Le Mans Blue Metallic, Sand Beige Leather, warranty until 4/2022 or 94,800 miles. Premium Package ( universal remote, comfort access, Moonroof, dimming mirrors, power sports seats with memory and lumbar supports compass in mirror, XM radio)...
  10. Help! X1 going into park when stopped at red light

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    My wife's X1 is going into park when she is at a red light. Also, her check engine light has come on. We are taking it to the dealer on Friday but I have seen many posts but no solutions posted. Any suggestions?
  11. Two part problem-Coolant & Oil!???

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    I have a 2014 BMW X1 Sdrive. I purchased about a month ago, it had a great service record... always serviced at the dealership on time. So everything appeared great, until I was driving up to Park City, Utah. The car over heated I pulled over and had it taken back to my house. It pulled the code...
  12. 2017 X1, Needs new brake pads AND rotors?

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Hi all, First-I love my X1. However, the brakes started grinding so I took it in for service. The dealership said that not only do I need new pads but also new rotors. All at my cost. I bought it CPO. Pads I understand but the rotors? Also the pad indicator / sensor never went off - the car went...
  13. 215/55R17 for winter tires okay?

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    I’m shopping for winter tires for my new-to-me 2014 X1 and considering narrower tires on stock sized rims. Anyone tried 215/55R17 tires? They’re just a smidge taller and I like the idea of slightly narrower for winter tires. (They’re also a fair bit less expensive per tire.) TIA, Bill in NH
  14. Driver Window Won't fully close

    General BMW Questions
    Came out this morning to find both the front two windows on my 2016 BMW X1 slightly open - about 2" or 50cm. Tried the lock button on the key to close everything; no joy. Got in the car and opened both almost fully then rolled them back up using the internal switches. Passenger side closed...
  15. X1 Strut bearing plate

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    Got my 2013 X1 back from my mechanic after getting front brakes replaced (70k). Leaving the lot the suspension on the front right was crunchy/loud. Mechanic later diagnosed saying the strut bearing plate was to blame and had nothing to do with recent work. Has anyone else had this happen after...
  16. How well BMW engines work with ethanol

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Hi Bimmers friends. My country is going to release a new biofuel. A mix between normal fuel and Ethanol. The new mix will have 92 octanes, and between 10 or 12% of ethanol(no clear news about it yet). I found some old resources about how BMW engines support up to 10%, but they are old about...
  17. Blue X1 Lease Takeover with 10 months left (Los Angeles, CA)

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Hello everyone! My wife and I are moving to a different car so we are giving up our 2016 X1 lease. It's been great to us, please contact me directly if you're interested! :) I would be happy to answer any questions you may have. Link with details...
  18. 2018 X1 CarPlay

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Is anyone else finding CarPlay to be almost unusable? If it connects, it lags and the audio stutters, skips, and if you drive long enough the entire CarPlay system will crash. Currently using an iPhone 7+, it connects to my other Bluetooth devices just fine. Also, hello! New to the forum...
  19. White steam spraying during fast idle at start up

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    I just purchased a 2014 X1 XDrive 28i on Wednesday. On Sunday, about 30-60 seconds after starting it, a cloud of white steam/smoke rolls out of the front driver side wheel well. It is accompanied by a high pressure spraying sound, kind of like a power washer spraying sheet metal. When I...
  20. High pitched sound from dashboard - help!!

    X1 E84 (2011 - 2015)
    Hello, I have a BMW X1 2011 Model (s-drive), lately I've been getting a sort of high pitched whistle like sound coming from inside of the car, more to the passenger side of the dash, its not too loud but its still irritating. its there whenever the car is on, irregardless of speed or movement...