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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-02-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, There are a few on eBay: ...

Hello,

There are a few on eBay:

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-F-Series-NBT-Digital-TV-Modul-2-ECE-RSE-65509279475-/331743548275?hash=item4d3d74d373:g:1okAAOSwHPlWg93H
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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-31-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By stuartjohn24
"Non Exchangeable Retrospectively' means that it...

"Non Exchangeable Retrospectively' means that it cannot be used in place of the previous version. i.e. that part is not a suitable replacement.

For MPEG4 you need a TV MODUL 2, they also have a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-10-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, Welcome to the forum, The firmware...

Hello,

Welcome to the forum, The firmware update you are referring to is only for the COMBOX multimedia system, to allow support for new phones iPods etc... as your 7 was built in Feb 2010 you...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-10-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By stuartjohn24
I went from 21" to the 303's for the same reason,...

I went from 21" to the 303's for the same reason, and cheaper tyres! Really like the 303 look, quite hard to get hold of though!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-18-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,082
Posted By stuartjohn24
Electronic engineer, working for a worldwide rail...

Electronic engineer, working for a worldwide rail braking company, started with an apprenticeship back in 2002. I have a very keen interest in BMW's (and only BMW's!) I can only afford the car...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-18-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By stuartjohn24
Interesting, I have a similar issue, the seat...

Interesting, I have a similar issue, the seat would refuse to go up and down intermittently, and there is a fault code stored identical to the OP error, however it doesn't tell me this via the idrive...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-03-2016, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,509
Posted By stuartjohn24
+1 common sense says this is a sensor issue! your...

+1 common sense says this is a sensor issue! your engine cannot be overtemp when starting from cold!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-31-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,607
Posted By stuartjohn24
I have SLI (Speed Limit Information) on my 2008...

I have SLI (Speed Limit Information) on my 2008 F01, the prerequisite is having the KAFAS camera in the windshield. Basically the camera that detects speed signs and the lane markings, its standard...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-29-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By stuartjohn24
Thanks, thats very interesting, my F01 LCD is...

Thanks, thats very interesting, my F01 LCD is scratched although its only noticeable in direct sunlight its something to look at doing in the future.

Stuart
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-29-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By stuartjohn24
Good point 'wjhughes' the newer direct injection...

Good point 'wjhughes' the newer direct injection engines suffer from carbon buildup around the intake valves. Check to see if any cleaning has been performed by the previous owner. Its common on many...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-29-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,163
Posted By stuartjohn24
I had this exact same issue and a faulty dynamic...

I had this exact same issue and a faulty dynamic drive/power steering pump. The fluid was always at the correct level and the faults occurred on the motorway whilst cruising.

I changed the pump...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-24-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By stuartjohn24
The straight 6 will almost definitely be more...

The straight 6 will almost definitely be more reliable in the long run, the F01 electronics is vastly improved over the E65, I went for reliability with my F01 purchase and bought a 730 diesel....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-22-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Thanks TXSTYLE! I appreciate your comment! It was...

Thanks TXSTYLE! I appreciate your comment! It was a big job, I always said I'd never do it due to cost etc... But managing to make the HSD leads myself saved me a lot of cash so I just went for it!
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-21-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Yes, basic rule I have found is if you are going...

Yes, basic rule I have found is if you are going from male to male, or female to female then the pinning swaps, 1-4, 2-3 etc.. if you are going male to female then the pinning is 1-1, 2-2 etc...
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-20-2016, 08:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,113
Posted By stuartjohn24
I found all parts on eBay, try eBay.de to find...

I found all parts on eBay, try eBay.de to find what you want. It is rare kit though!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-20-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
No, the entire retrofit is OEM apart from the HSD...

No, the entire retrofit is OEM apart from the HSD cables in the door which I made myself to avoid buying entire new door harnesses.

It's not strange, what would you do if your mirror gets broken...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-18-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, thanks. For each mirror camera there...

Hello, thanks.

For each mirror camera there are three HSD cables. Routed as follows:
TRSVC - Door Connector (vehicle loom side)
Door Connector (door loom) - Mirror Connector (door loom) (1.2m)...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-17-2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, Yes the part 9240352 in the eBay link is a...

Hello, Yes the part 9240352 in the eBay link is a SIDE VIEW camera for the BUMPER, (the picture shows TV CAM so wrong picture in ebay).

Part shown here:...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-15-2016, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, I'm afraid you cannot use the front...

Hello,

I'm afraid you cannot use the front cameras for the mirrors, for the following reasons:

- The HSD cable will have the incorrect connector to be able to pass it through the door.

- The...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-15-2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,223
Posted By stuartjohn24
Hello, Not a problem, glad to share so...

Hello,

Not a problem, glad to share so others can have a go themselves!

To answer your questions, There are three types of camera module, these are as follows:

Rear Camera - Has a single...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 631
Posted By stuartjohn24
Yeah that was about a year ago, yeah pretty much...

Yeah that was about a year ago, yeah pretty much thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 631
Posted By stuartjohn24
Glad you got it working, I had this in my E65,...

Glad you got it working, I had this in my E65, great feature!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-07-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,499
Posted By stuartjohn24
3rd :yikes: !? Thats crazy, how long do they...

3rd :yikes: !? Thats crazy, how long do they last? Is the sound identical to that in the videos posted? clicking/knocking when stopped and wheel in the centre position?

I could brush mine off as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-07-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 936
Posted By stuartjohn24
I'm not sure how the price stacks up over in the...

I'm not sure how the price stacks up over in the USA but an identical car here in the UK would be around that sort of figure with that mileage, I don't believe there is an equivalent CCP over here...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-06-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,499
Posted By stuartjohn24
Any more new on this? I have the EXACT same...

Any more new on this?

I have the EXACT same symptoms, I have a 2008 730d, it has 123k miles and I'm surprised to see these issues on such lower mileage vehicles. The main difference here is that...
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