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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,136
Posted By bmguy
I just got the CCP package done, and on return...

I just got the CCP package done, and on return was having issue with Drive Train Malfunction. The funny part was it was ALWAYS in cylinder 8 - the dealer put in a new plug and coil for cylinder 8...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,747
Posted By bmguy
I have been following up with the dealer, and...

I have been following up with the dealer, and they have confirmed they have completed few cars in my 'town'. They are however having a hard time getting parts to complete as many of these as they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,747
Posted By bmguy
http://www.bmw.ca/ca/en/general/mybmw/

http://www.bmw.ca/ca/en/general/mybmw/
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,071
Posted By bmguy
You are correct - not the issue I was having, but...

You are correct - not the issue I was having, but I will say, it takes a great deal of snow or rain to get the system to shut itself off. Pretty remarkable actually. Significantly more robust than...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,071
Posted By bmguy
Thanks for your input on this matter. I can...

Thanks for your input on this matter. I can assure you that this is a real condition, documented with BMW and engineers have in fact confirmed the operation of the ACC system for the blind sensor...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,071
Posted By bmguy
I'm not sure this accurate; If I come to a car...

I'm not sure this accurate; If I come to a car that is stopped at a light for example; the system sees the car and it beeps at me a bunch of times and deactivates cruise if it calculates it can not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,071
Posted By bmguy
I ended up coding the car to allow the euro...

I ended up coding the car to allow the euro version of ACC, which allows me to press and hold the ACC button, and it reverts back to conventional cruise;

To this day ACC works awesome in traffic...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,747
Posted By bmguy
I spoke to my local BMW, and they are saying that...

I spoke to my local BMW, and they are saying that they are being told that the kits and program is expected to start in March...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,823
Posted By bmguy
the tire & wheel policy I got apparently says the...

the tire & wheel policy I got apparently says the "rim" or "tire" will only be replaced if it doesn't hold air.
The tire I had replaced blew apart along the metal that holds the tire up when its...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-20-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1,310
Views: 116,086
Posted By bmguy
Got a proactive response from my dealer today...

Got a proactive response from my dealer today about the Canadian efforts on this matter (I suspect it may be better to start a new thread after this for the Canadian Cars as to not get lost and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By bmguy
Next Generation of iDrive

Pretty cool new version of iDrive coming out, it appears for 7 series first....
http://www.topspeed.com/cars/car-news/bmw-launches-touch-command-and-idrive-controller-at-ces-ar166950.html

Lots...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
The system I think got better in newer versions...

The system I think got better in newer versions of the car so I can't comment on the latest version. I have a somewhat limited version compared to the latest;

I would say for the money, its not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
I don't know; I had the dealer do mine.... ...

I don't know; I had the dealer do mine.... seems simple, I looked at the lens cover they gave me and it appears at first glance to be a twist and lock type cap to hold the lens in place.

Maybe...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
Ok, I found I think I good supplier for these...

Ok, I found I think I good supplier for these electric shutter/iris's
http://www.standa.lt/products/catalog/motorised_positioners?item=395

I will have to measure up the lens and all that when the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 1,310
Views: 116,086
Posted By bmguy
I put a call in about this when this thread...

I put a call in about this when this thread started, and was told the same thing - but the service manager is looking into when/if they will be activating it in Canada. I suspect it will be a few...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
Okay Made some progress on this this week.... I...

Okay Made some progress on this this week....
I did actually speak to insurance, and it would be comprehensive claim. But there would be a battle regarding defect or stone damage. They said they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-31-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1,310
Views: 116,086
Posted By bmguy
Subscribed....

Subscribed....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,340
Posted By bmguy
I wanted to plant myself in the "I really like my...

I wanted to plant myself in the "I really like my car" camp also...
Even despite my recent adventures with not so well thought out night vision. And the cruise control issues I have documented in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,340
Posted By bmguy
This is a personal security feature for those...

This is a personal security feature for those that park the car outside of there garage so you can avoid the thief who breaks your window to open the garage with the functional remote. That's why...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
I was doing some research on is not perfectly...

I was doing some research on is not perfectly obvious, but it appear that glass may actually stop of the camera from working... I was going to give this a try... Apparently there is forums out...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
Thanks for the feedback... I had the same...

Thanks for the feedback...
I had the same comment around the moisture and the self washing nozzle.... its a crazy position for them to take on!

The 3M coating guys said they would give me a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-29-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,460
Posted By bmguy
Some fun to add the drama.... So after the...

Some fun to add the drama....

So after the lens is swapped, a few weeks later the camera is blurry and not sensitive to heat in some cases. Problem seemed to be intermittend so I took it back...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-24-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,260
Posted By bmguy
I have ARS/DHP - I love it. I have a xdrive,...

I have ARS/DHP - I love it.
I have a xdrive, but I found the setup still too soft, so I added the suspension kit from Dinan plus the shock software they offer. That basically turns normal mode into...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-24-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By bmguy
read the fine print very careful, don't take...

read the fine print very careful, don't take their word for anything....
I asked fro BMW tire coverage, I was sold an aftermarket version which I was told was better because the total claim limit...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,239
Posted By bmguy
Let me start of by pointing out that I have a...

Let me start of by pointing out that I have a Dinan II and this could affect my experience to be different that yours (More on that at the bottom)

I have not had this issue, I found that because...
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