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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2011, 04:25 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 22,842
Posted By Titanflux
Well now I am totally confused. All the BMW...

Well now I am totally confused. All the BMW literature for apps and plugin stated the 392 adapter. Have emailed my UK dealer to see what the parts guys can find out. 390 was definitely the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 22,842
Posted By Titanflux
Because you could have 6NF smartphone...

Because you could have 6NF smartphone integration, which is what that option is all about.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 22,842
Posted By Titanflux
Therefore this is not the fully capable adapter...

Therefore this is not the fully capable adapter for cars with 6NR.

There are THREE iPhone 4 adapters, two of which are called media:

-389 standard adapter for charging, holding and aerial...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-16-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,569
Posted By Titanflux
I find the best thing about the apps are web...

I find the best thing about the apps are web radio (based on tune-in) which is brilliant, and the last mile function. Waiting to see what plug-in will bring once BMW get the iPhone 4 full media...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,050
Posted By Titanflux
I think it can look very dull, depending on the...

I think it can look very dull, depending on the lighting conditions - especially on the majority of British dull overcast days.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2011, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,187
Posted By Titanflux
As has been said on every BMW forum since time...

As has been said on every BMW forum since time began... the gearbox/ECU holds no sort of driver memory for gearbox or throttle. It adapts to the driver - yes - but only by selecting what it thinks...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,403
Posted By Titanflux
My ContiSportContact3 18s on 328 wheels are...

My ContiSportContact3 18s on 328 wheels are absolutely fine, except on those awful noise-generating (and therefore fuel inefficient) crap motorway surfaces that are thankfully a thing of the past. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,016
Posted By Titanflux
Do a search for F10 EQ settings on Google. You...

Do a search for F10 EQ settings on Google. You will find a bunch of posts and settings on various forums.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,693
Posted By Titanflux
Maybe not inferior - a matter of opinion, but...

Maybe not inferior - a matter of opinion, but certainly built differently.... Mostly due to specific US regulations...

Wheel arch reflectors
Lack of flashing emergency braking lights
Airbag...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,187
Posted By Titanflux
Placebo - 99.9% sure. BMW technical engineers...

Placebo - 99.9% sure. BMW technical engineers have debunked this.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 974
Posted By Titanflux
No- DDC removes M Sport suspension. It's...

No- DDC removes M Sport suspension.

It's only about 10mm anyway.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2011, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,781
Posted By Titanflux
Spot on - it's an inductive antenna coupling. ...

Spot on - it's an inductive antenna coupling.

Believe it or not it is true. Same in the Mini. BMW states this in spec literature and if you check Mini, 1 Series or E9X forums there is plenty of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,770
Posted By Titanflux
I believe you will only be able to use one device...

I believe you will only be able to use one device at a time. You may be able to switch between devices, but not, for example, be able to use Facebook and listen to a nano at the same time unless you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,770
Posted By Titanflux
Didn't notice when using the phone, but have...

Didn't notice when using the phone, but have noticed when using voice control it stops and then has to restart. In either case, I never have to restart the app on the phone itself.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,770
Posted By Titanflux
I hadn't noticed, no. As you say, having DAB I...

I hadn't noticed, no. As you say, having DAB I wouldn't bother trying to find it here.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-03-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,964
Posted By Titanflux
On UK spec cars with fog lights as standard, I...

On UK spec cars with fog lights as standard, I believe the adaptive brake lights still operate as normal - rapid flashing, not more spread of lights. Not sure what happens with US spec.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,964
Posted By Titanflux
It's in the bottom portion of the tail lights...

It's in the bottom portion of the tail lights that are on the tailgate/boot itself.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2011, 02:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,624
Posted By Titanflux
The rain and headlight sensor are both in the...

The rain and headlight sensor are both in the windscreen behind the rear view mirror. You can test it with some paper. The sensor within the car is for the extended air-con which has a solar...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By Titanflux
1st gear is only designed for moving away - need...

1st gear is only designed for moving away - need to go into second really quickly and accelerate strongly through the gears.

Why get an auto gearbox (particularly an 8 speed) and then use it in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2011, 02:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,964
Posted By Titanflux
Rear fog-lights are a legal requirement here in...

Rear fog-lights are a legal requirement here in the UK - you have to have them on if you think visibility is less than approx 100 yards. There is no legal requirement for front fogs, but most cars...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2011, 02:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,550
Posted By Titanflux
Perhaps this poster's experience in Munich and...

Perhaps this poster's experience in Munich and the rest of the EU was 30 years ago when they stayed in a 1* crummy hotel with a cheap mattress? He/she appears to believe that we can't swipe cards...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,889
Posted By Titanflux
Yep, the IR will be spread by the almost...

Yep, the IR will be spread by the almost continuous water droplets in fog - night vision won't see through it properly, and probably not at all in thick fog.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,939
Posted By Titanflux
Correct, the guy was referring incorrectly to the...

Correct, the guy was referring incorrectly to the N53 EU engine variant - this is the difference between the N53 engine having Double-VANOS / gas direct injection in the EU/UK (also gives 310Nm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2011, 02:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,624
Posted By Titanflux
They are where the rear view mirror affixed to...

They are where the rear view mirror affixed to the windscreen - that area should have nothing more than BMW standard tint. You can see them if you look at the top/middle of the windscreen from outside
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,624
Posted By Titanflux
Ahh, I now realise BMW headlight sensors react to...

Ahh, I now realise BMW headlight sensors react to infra red not visible light. That explains it.
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