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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By whdigital
That is a little odd. Have you tried resetting...

That is a little odd. Have you tried resetting it with the the 3-finger salute? ...Vol + both Eject buttons.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 968
Posted By whdigital
I gotta say this is a refreshing thread given...

I gotta say this is a refreshing thread given that so many of us come up here to discuss what's wrong and what we might be able to do about it!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 968
Posted By whdigital
I am with you! I just tuned over to 100,000 on...

I am with you! I just tuned over to 100,000 on my 2007 525i on my drive home from a client's last night and thought "cool, we're on the next 100k!" There's NO reason you can't get a **** 200k+ out...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 371
Posted By whdigital
...because, as you suggested in your first...

...because, as you suggested in your first response, he needs to bring proof of registration to the dealer to get the key made. A bit difficult to do if you don't really own the car.... I'm not...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By whdigital
My buddy put it in his, but no longer has the...

My buddy put it in his, but no longer has the car... Been thinking of doing it to mine, but haven't gotten around to pulling the trigger. I have no affiliation with the company, but they are legit...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 371
Posted By whdigital
So, let's all enjoy this for a bit: Hustla...

So, let's all enjoy this for a bit: Hustla registers last month with a name like "Hustla" and is apparently from Botswana. Initiates a thread about how to get keys replaced and gets a proper answer...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 454
Posted By whdigital
M Service in Walnut Creek has a very good...

M Service in Walnut Creek has a very good reputation. I haven't used them yet as I just recently came off my dealer backed extended warranty, but I will give them a try for next service based on all...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By whdigital
Here's the right guys to trust.... The junk on...

Here's the right guys to trust.... The junk on eBay is just that.

http://www.modmynav.com/products.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By whdigital
Wow, I guess I'll stand corrected - or at least...

Wow, I guess I'll stand corrected - or at least more informed! My post was coming from doing MANY of these burns for CCCs and the -R was always more reliable. Weird, but then again - it's BMW. ;)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By whdigital
What Nav model?..CCC? Sent from BimmerApp...

What Nav model?..CCC?

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-15-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By whdigital
Thought I would chime in here and help clarify...

Thought I would chime in here and help clarify something since there have been opposing posts.... The disc media type that you want to use is "DVD-R" NOT "DVD+R" (note the plus and minus signs)....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By whdigital
These guys make a great app for reading codes and...

These guys make a great app for reading codes and even a bit of coding back to the car. http://www.ivini-apps.com/apps.html

They key is that you can download their demo app for free which will...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By whdigital
Well, I recommend contacting the guys at...

Well, I recommend contacting the guys at getbmwparts.com. It's a real dealership that decided to get into the online sales world. You'll get a factory remanufactured unit that comes with a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By whdigital
Keep us posted! Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

Keep us posted!

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-05-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By whdigital
Well, there are some symptoms that people seem to...

Well, there are some symptoms that people seem to experience more often than not when the CCC is dead or dying. Most common I've heard is that the screen goes blank randomly and or spontaneously...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 697
Posted By whdigital
Certainly! Are these factory discs or burned...

Certainly! Are these factory discs or burned ones?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By whdigital
It's not just a plug-in issue. You need an...

It's not just a plug-in issue. You need an "interface" that can intelligently take over the video of the CCC screen. These guys have what you need: http://www.modmynav.com/products.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,501
Posted By whdigital
Love to see this! I was going to chime in with...

Love to see this! I was going to chime in with one of the "Let me call you in-laws, I want it" kind of comments. :)

FWIW, I bought a 2007 528i from a friend when it was at 46k miles. Have NOT...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 649
Posted By whdigital
No way to quantify really, but some say as much...

No way to quantify really, but some say as much as 50/50 chance a of failure, hope that's wrong and hope you guys never see it!

IF you find the screen going blank and resetting on occasion it's a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 649
Posted By whdigital
I have an 07 525i with 89k on it. The normally...

I have an 07 525i with 89k on it. The normally aspirated engine is extremely reliable, BUT something others haven't mentioned is that you are quite likely to lose the iDrive computer if it wasn't...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-26-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,346
Posted By whdigital
Downloaded Torque Lite to check it out. Looks...

Downloaded Torque Lite to check it out. Looks like it's Bluetooth OBD connection ONLY... True?!?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,346
Posted By whdigital
No, but you can read a full diagnostics, send it...

No, but you can read a full diagnostics, send it to developer and they will get back to you (crazy fast actually!) with a report as to what was found and if the read from your car was successful. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,323
Posted By whdigital
Looks like about $102 at getbmwparts.com. Other...

Looks like about $102 at getbmwparts.com. Other dealers might be up to $130 or so.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-14-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 56,280
Posted By whdigital
Further clarification: F1 key in NCS NEVER...

Further clarification:

F1 key in NCS NEVER says VIN for me.. Always "FG/ZCS/FA" For what it's worth the cable seems fine because it works the BMWhat app for Android.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-14-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 56,280
Posted By whdigital
Shawn: First - a huge thank you for all...

Shawn:

First - a huge thank you for all your responses to me and others here. With your help I have the tools I needed, BUT now getting similar errors in INPA to this thread:...
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