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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-15-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By mrcamp
Yep! Similar experience. I posted my experience...

Yep! Similar experience. I posted my experience here back then. In summary - Sitting outside my friends house at a BBQ with the Key Fob in my pocket but car was unlocked. Battery was dead when I went...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-13-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 867
Posted By mrcamp
Tons of posts out there regarding the battery...

Tons of posts out there regarding the battery issue on the F10. Especially in colder locations. May be they fixed it in the newer models. The manual actually says the car needs to be driven certain...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-13-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 867
Posted By mrcamp
If it's not driven every day, then yes, a trickle...

If it's not driven every day, then yes, a trickle charger is needed. My car is not a daily driver either, so my trickle charger has served me well. Still on the original battery on my 2011. Actually,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-27-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By mrcamp
Yes, there is a recall. I received a notice about...

Yes, there is a recall. I received a notice about that, but the notice said they do not have the parts to fix it yet, and to expect another notice. I have a 2011 535ix.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-27-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By mrcamp
It's a recall. I received one as well, but the...

It's a recall. I received one as well, but the notice says there do not have the parts yet. That they would send another one once parts are available. These dealers never cease to amaze me...the damn...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-27-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By mrcamp
My cabin filter was changed under warranty at 12k...

My cabin filter was changed under warranty at 12k miles. It would have cost me $465 according to the receipt. I'm really not sure how often it needs to be changed. Yearly may be?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-22-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By mrcamp
Has the Cabin filter been changed? Mine just came...

Has the Cabin filter been changed? Mine just came on this past week as well and no fault codes. My cabin filter was changed a little over a year ago. Looks like it's the cabin filter warning, however...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-26-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,188
Posted By mrcamp
Looks like experience with this thing varies. My...

Looks like experience with this thing varies. My android phone displays both old and new messages. I did absolutely no settings changes to make it work. Just connected to the BT and it downloads the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-30-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By mrcamp
It's probably just an alignment issue, as...

It's probably just an alignment issue, as mentioned. Take it to the body shop. Don't be surprised if BMW wants to charge you over $1000 just for that.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-28-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By mrcamp
To fix it - Toggle the Traffic Condition/Grey...

To fix it - Toggle the Traffic Condition/Grey Map option. Also, make sure the map lightning is on auto, rather than day or night mode.

I think this is how to get there. Not 100% sure.

From...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-28-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By mrcamp
You need to enable Traffic Condition/Grey...

You need to enable Traffic Condition/Grey Map"
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-23-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By mrcamp
If you want the newly added music to be in the...

If you want the newly added music to be in the same folder already created, leave at least a couple of songs from the already existing music collection on the newly added one. Bottom line - some...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-23-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By mrcamp
This is very likely a battery issue.

This is very likely a battery issue.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-22-2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,446
Posted By mrcamp
I think that's for the daytime running...

I think that's for the daytime running lights(DRL).
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-20-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,446
Posted By mrcamp
Looks like a scheduled calendar event. Never seen...

Looks like a scheduled calendar event. Never seen it on mine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-10-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,047
Posted By mrcamp
I'd suggest investing in a battery tender as...

I'd suggest investing in a battery tender as well. I drive mine on weekends only. So. It stays on the tender during the week.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-05-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,318
Posted By mrcamp
No wonder BMW billed a little over $400 (can't...

No wonder BMW billed a little over $400 (can't remember exactly) just to change that. I took my car in for oil change a few months ago, that was one of the things they did. However, because I was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-14-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,952
Posted By mrcamp
This error popped up for me after I picked up my...

This error popped up for me after I picked up my car from taking it in for the vanos recall. Got the error when I accelerated after picking up the car. Turned around and back to the dealership. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-21-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,268
Posted By mrcamp
Yeah. Just like the Nokia Here maps that ships...

Yeah. Just like the Nokia Here maps that ships with all the Windows Phones. It uses the NAV to determine the speed limit and displays that. I was surprised to see that feature on the Maps app on my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-19-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By mrcamp
You have to pair it via the telephone button in...

You have to pair it via the telephone button in the center console, or go to telephone via the idrive.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-19-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,982
Posted By mrcamp
Texts is hit/miss for me on my Iphone4. Emails...

Texts is hit/miss for me on my Iphone4. Emails never worked. On my Android and windows devices. Texts always work. I never had to do anything special like I have to on the Iphone. The windows phone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-29-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 104,819
Posted By mrcamp
Probably 2011 since we are in 2015 and warranty...

Probably 2011 since we are in 2015 and warranty is 4 years. Profile says 528
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-29-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,047
Posted By mrcamp
The early 2011 builds did not have the option....

The early 2011 builds did not have the option. However, I think the Jan 2011 and later builds the bluetooth streaming option was standard. Mine was a March build, and I have it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-17-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,971
Posted By mrcamp
1- Toggle Traffic Conditions/Gray Map 2-...

1- Toggle Traffic Conditions/Gray Map
2- Select Bluetooth as music source
3- Navigation - Route Info
4- Wife's phone
5- Home Phone
6- Split Screen on/off
7- split screen:Arrow view
8- Random...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-31-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,141
Posted By mrcamp
Assuming you meant wipers, then yes, they should...

Assuming you meant wipers, then yes, they should be free replacement. Mine were replaced at the 2 year mark or so.
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