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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-06-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By rajens00
Thanks for the Scroll Wheel tip. . . I should...

Thanks for the Scroll Wheel tip. . . I should have thought of that. . . Much easier than starting Nav.

I'll bring a hardcopy of this Thread when I take the car in for service in the event they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By rajens00
Computer Information Display Issue

I have an intermittent problem with the Computer Information Display (Range, Fuel Consumption, Average Speed, Date, etc.) in the instrument cluster of my 2014 535xi. I usually keep the display set...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 06-23-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,145
Posted By rajens00
While many auto makers are moving towards more...

While many auto makers are moving towards more soft point and less cheap hard plastic interiors, regrettably the 2 / 3 / 4 Series have been doing the opposite.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By rajens00
Yep, that worked. I guess the difference was...

Yep, that worked. I guess the difference was opening the car door before pulling the flasher. Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By rajens00
Thanks. . .that's a neat little tip. I haven't...

Thanks. . .that's a neat little tip. I haven't tested how long it stays on yet, but either way I like it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-21-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By rajens00
Using Headlamp Delay

I was hoping someone could help with a couple minor questions I haven't been able to figure out with my 2014 535xi.

1.) I can't get the Headlamp courtesy delay feature to function when...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-11-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 919
Posted By rajens00
Where's the compass?

My 2014 535xi, which is nearly loaded, doesn't have a compass. A compass is pretty basic equipment. All three of my previous 3 series came with a compass. Even a Dodge Dart and Chevy Cruz have a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By rajens00
Thanks for the quick response. . . I like the...

Thanks for the quick response. . . I like the Sport shifter much better. Having "Park" located on top of the seems counter intuitive
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By rajens00
New Automatic Trans Shifter

Does anyone happen to know why the 2014 f10 would have two different automatic trans shifters. My 2014 535xi, purchased in Aug. has the older style shifter with the "Park" button located on top of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-03-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,927
Posted By rajens00
Shares the same interior as the 3 Series which...

Shares the same interior as the 3 Series which unfortunately has been getting cheaper and cheaper every year. The interiors of my 2009, 2006 & 2002 3 Series were nearly completely padding and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-07-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,505
Posted By rajens00
first class

first class
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 502
Posted By rajens00
iPhone Bluetooth Issue with "Pause" Character in Dialing String

I finally upgraded from my old cell phone to an iPhone 4S and now I'm having problems with my 2014 535xi Bluetooth recognizing the "pause character" that iPhones use in the phone number string when a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2013, 03:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 790
Posted By rajens00
Mystery solved - well done! Thanks for sharing...

Mystery solved - well done! Thanks for sharing the article and thanks to all for your knowledgeable contributions to the discussion.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 790
Posted By rajens00
Variable Assist Steering Difference

While my 2014 535i xDrive is being serviced my dealer provide me with a 2014 528i xDrive as a loaner. The most noticeable difference driving the two cars was how much better the steering felt on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-13-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,042
Posted By rajens00
Exploding Sunroof

FYI - Yesterday my sunroof exploded on my two month old 2014 535 xDrive and I wanted to document it here since it seems to be a relatively common occurrence (see below).

I can't imagine anyway...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By rajens00
Front Passenger Door Opens Ajar By Itself While Driving

I just recently purchased a new 2014 535i xDrive and while driving (by myself) yesterday the front passenger door popped (open) ajar all by itself from a fully closed and locked position. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By rajens00
I guess that's good news. Maybe the Assist folks...

I guess that's good news. Maybe the Assist folks (and the other guy on this forum) are wrong about missing the MyInfo option and it really has been eliminated for 2014. However the 2014 Owner's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By rajens00
That's another good test, however I just got off...

That's another good test, however I just got off the phone with them (for the 4th time) and they essentially said the ticket has been escalated and they will call back sometime this week....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By rajens00
Thanks Blake but the Send option under BMW Online...

Thanks Blake but the Send option under BMW Online is unrelated to the missing MyInfo (Google map) issue. I use "Send" to submit a Search after inputting the search text string above it.

Are these...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By rajens00
No, I don't see BMW Search anywhere within...

No, I don't see BMW Search anywhere within IDrive.

These are the options I have under ConnectedDrive > BMW Assist

Messages
Roadside Assistance
BMW Online
Customer Relations
Service Request
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By rajens00
MyInfo Option Missing Under BMW Assist

I have not been able to get the Google Maps feature working on my new 2014 535i xDrive. After speaking with BMW Assist several times we determined that the Myinfo option is missing from my BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-26-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,695
Posted By rajens00
That would be great. May I ask what it takes to...

That would be great. May I ask what it takes to "code the car"?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,695
Posted By rajens00
Thanks, that's clearly a better way. . . except...

Thanks, that's clearly a better way. . . except when I don't lock it in my garage (now it must sound like I'm just being difficult)

Thanks again, the auto go in Park feature is pretty slick!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-25-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,695
Posted By rajens00
A better way to shut down the vehicle. (2014 535i)

I just got my new 2014 535i xDrive and one of the differences between it and my old 2009 335i is turning the car off.

On the 2014 535i xDrive , there seems to be two ways to shutdown the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-06-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,682
Posted By rajens00
I gave my local dealer a deposit on 7/16, but...

I gave my local dealer a deposit on 7/16, but their only initial allocation slot for August went to someone else and I'm next but they need to trade slots with another dealer to get me in. Anyone...
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