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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) Yesterday, 04:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 878
Posted By stuartjohn24
Absolutely! +1! I am looking at changing...

Absolutely! +1!

I am looking at changing mine, I have 128K miles now, shaking/wobble under braking felt through the steering and brake pedal, subtle knocking over rough ground from from...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) Yesterday, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By stuartjohn24
I have done a fair few retrofits on a number of...

I have done a fair few retrofits on a number of BMW's and I have never once found anything 'pre-wired' for something that is not fitted.

If its right in the middle above the aluminium bumper...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-26-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 776
Posted By stuartjohn24
I thought that too, because the front IAS rack...

I thought that too, because the front IAS rack was only available in the hydraulic variant.

I guess the newer models are electric or a combination of the both! Might be worth a retrofit in that...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-25-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 776
Posted By stuartjohn24
You can check camera connectors without pulling...

You can check camera connectors without pulling bumper, just unscrew the wheel arch liners from the bumper. Although if you have PDC error then it's most likely a sensor gone down.

I buy cheap...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-25-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By stuartjohn24
Have you pulled codes from the car using ISTA-D...

Have you pulled codes from the car using ISTA-D or Rheingold?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-25-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 776
Posted By stuartjohn24
You just press the PDC button next to the shifter...

You just press the PDC button next to the shifter if you want top view when parking without going into reverse, I have coded mine so it stays on for like 500m and at any speed. Very useful feature of...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-20-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 862
Posted By stuartjohn24
WOW!...... We all know where to go if we...

WOW!......

We all know where to go if we need some advice!

FYI you can't get the wheel on incorrectly, the splines have a key at 6 o'clock, the wheel will fit in one position only!.

Its a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-19-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hi Motronic, Didn't see this post, almost...

Hi Motronic,

Didn't see this post, almost right then!

Interesting, the OS8104 is a fibre optic network interface controller, used in many of the MOST modules, This feature was built into the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-19-2016, 03:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
PynkFloydd is referring to the schematic...

PynkFloydd is referring to the schematic reference used in the wiring diagrams. The LR02 is a Lear thing, they make the RSE unit and that's called a PL6. Must be an internal reference or project...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Sorry I meant a picture inside the B&O amp? ...

Sorry I meant a picture inside the B&O amp?

Yeah a full B&O system minus the speaker grilles.

Cool OK, ahh sorry I understand, you mean a lacquer applied to board and components for...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Inside? I was going to ask the exact same thing!...

Inside? I was going to ask the exact same thing! A full set for an F01 was for sale about 8 months ago, guy wanted 3k for it I really wanted it but someone beat me to it!!!

Motronic, send some...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
I think ambient lighting is only on the high end...

I think ambient lighting is only on the high end audio amplifier? The Bang and Olufsen?

I understand in the F01 it goes something like this:

Hi-Fi Amp - basic amplifier no DSP, has K-CAN on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Thanks for the pictures! Wow that looks much...

Thanks for the pictures! Wow that looks much better than the E65 amp, this amp is developed by Lear? Is that correct?

If it won't power up at all then usually they are the easy ones to fix!

It...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hi Motronic, Thanks for the reply, that's...

Hi Motronic,

Thanks for the reply, that's reassuring! I don't know if anyone else has ever noticed this, but my original E65 amp with the potted processors sounded much better than the later...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
He is referring to the basic amplifier, which I...

He is referring to the basic amplifier, which I have, it essentially takes the pre-amp outputs from the CIC and amplifies them like a aftermarket amp, the early ones connect to the K-CAN to 'wake up'...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 07:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 955
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hi Motronic, Do these amps have one power...

Hi Motronic,

Do these amps have one power supply or two?

Its a shame there is noting obvious, I believe the newer fibre modules used in the F0x will default to a loop through condition even if...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 862
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hi, There is thread here: ...

Hi,

There is thread here:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=692141&highlight=

Usually it is just coding, however there can be the requirement to change the SZL to match the...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 09-14-2016, 02:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,205
Posted By stuartjohn24
I too am interested to learn a little more about...

I too am interested to learn a little more about this, I wish to buy a new comfort access CAS4 from the dealer to enable comfort access in my F01.

As I understand it the CAS is ordered by the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 34,187
Posted By stuartjohn24
Nik, Guessed you have solved this now? Looks...

Nik,

Guessed you have solved this now? Looks like a K-CAN fault, could be a faulty module or wiring.

Stuart
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-07-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By stuartjohn24
I did buy the car with a power steering issue,...

I did buy the car with a power steering issue, the dynamic drive section of the pump was whining as the bearings were shot, that cost about 450 to fix with a low mileage unit I sourced from a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-07-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By stuartjohn24
Consumption? I drive rural and town driving, it's...

Consumption? I drive rural and town driving, it's worse than I expected, it's sits around 25 mpg, diesel here is 1.10 a litre.

On a motorway run you can get low 30s but I rarely drive long...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-01-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By stuartjohn24
That's lucky then, shame it's so inconvenient if...

That's lucky then, shame it's so inconvenient if they have it for so long! I've never been able to afford a car with a warranty!

My 745i was good, owned it between 89-124k miles, had gearbox...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-31-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By stuartjohn24
No worries, if you still have some kind of...

No worries, if you still have some kind of warranty take it in and have it checked out, a couple of those errors looked power related, the KAFAS for one, I obviously can't see the time stamps on them...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-30-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By stuartjohn24
I have managed to pull a couple of them from...

I have managed to pull a couple of them from ISTA:

102901 - Air mass2, plausibility: Air mass too high
120908 - Charging pressure control, switch off

D02D3A - KAFAS camera, signal invalid
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-29-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 946
Posted By stuartjohn24
Its surprising but also sensible from and...

Its surprising but also sensible from and engineering and cost perspective, BMW obviously own RR and sharing parts between them reduces costs and part count, I work for a German engineering company...
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