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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-08-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,129
Posted By bmguy
When I had the CCP program applied to my car I...

When I had the CCP program applied to my car I still had the DTM errors, it turned out to be a bad ignition coil, it took forever for them to find it despite the error being recorded as the same...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-23-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By bmguy
I believe the headlights need to be "registered"....

I believe the headlights need to be "registered". Similar to the way they have to register a new battery. I'm also sure the group in the coding forum is likely the best place to get the answer.

I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-22-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By bmguy
Not even Once. The only soap that was ever...

Not even Once. The only soap that was ever applied is that in the touch less car wash and wand wash.

It's important to note that the fractures are only where they bend at that 90 degrees part. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-22-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By bmguy
It's 2012 so I assume pre LCI and they are the...

It's 2012 so I assume pre LCI and they are the HID. Don't think LED was even an option that year.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-22-2016, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By bmguy
Head Light Micro Fractures

Just wanted to drop a note to share with you that there appears to be a defect in some of the headlights on the 5 series. There appears to be micro fractures coming from the bottom edge of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-17-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,457
Posted By bmguy
I just had a chance to discuss this with my local...

I just had a chance to discuss this with my local dealer, as I was having problems with send to car etc... here is some notes from that call - please keep in mind i have a Canadian Car.

1) There...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-18-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 598
Posted By bmguy
If you talking about the "voice" I have had that...

If you talking about the "voice" I have had that done, and there is no issues I can find. I use google send to car mostly, but It seems it only changes the language of the voice from what I can see....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-17-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By bmguy
I did this swap and I could live without it. My...

I did this swap and I could live without it. My biggest issue was the ramping on dimming was smooth until I replaced it with LED, now it dims but can't go to zero for example, and its not smooth. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-13-2016, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By bmguy
I have not specifically tried it in this car, ...

I have not specifically tried it in this car, but typically when you disconnect the battery (which is likely what happened here) the memory for the closed and open positions for the sunroof, and in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-12-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By bmguy
My Insurance company paid for the OEM install, ...

My Insurance company paid for the OEM install, since the install was so complex, and I explained to them exactly what had to done, they paid for the OEM one. I think the smart move for them as the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-12-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By bmguy
Forgot to mention, when the dealer did mine, they...

Forgot to mention, when the dealer did mine, they installed a new rain sensor also; they said that was a normal process when they did the windshield.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-12-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By bmguy
My apologies; "Zipper" was "wipers" but I missed...

My apologies; "Zipper" was "wipers" but I missed the autocorrect, I updated the original post also;
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-10-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By bmguy
I had more done also; and there is only a few...

I had more done also; and there is only a few things I think you need to be aware of
ensure they order all new clips ( I think they were called clips) - if your doing aftermarket they almost...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-25-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 941
Posted By bmguy
Exciting. Very interested in seeing what you...

Exciting. Very interested in seeing what you think about the mirror link technology.

Subscribed !
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,192
Posted By bmguy
That is almost for sure sunroof drain... (just a...

That is almost for sure sunroof drain... (just a matter if which part of it)

Did you have your windshield replaced any time in the recent past? I think the drain tube for the sun roof is most...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By bmguy
I would add that its likely not the size of the...

I would add that its likely not the size of the opening, but rather the shape. When I test drove the car I was always hitting my head or the pillar etc. a few weeks into ownership it was possible...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2015, 10:02 AM
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Posted By bmguy
I would agree with you; For example - if a rock...

I would agree with you;
For example - if a rock hits the side glass and it breaks - thats covered by Comprehensive, but not an act of nature. Even if that rock was thrown by someone at the window...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 118
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Views: 6,711
Posted By bmguy
I would say this is your most important fact you...

I would say this is your most important fact you have on your side....
The fact that in your car there is no warning label, and cars made afterwards have them, should tell you that they knew there...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-27-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 118
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Views: 6,711
Posted By bmguy
I have seen others have success with going to the...

I have seen others have success with going to the company that sold you the water bottle and they have paid out similar claims for defective products. I have no specific examples of water bottles,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-26-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 181,292
Posted By bmguy
it never goes back in the box the same way.... ...

it never goes back in the box the same way.... thats for sure...

I just had my Infiniti QX in the shop, the power steering line is now leaking, Looks like they put a nic in the line when working...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-26-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 181,292
Posted By bmguy
Glad to see progress may have been made... I...

Glad to see progress may have been made... I hope they change the plug and coil for you on that one... if they change just the plug, its likely not a complete fix I Suspect (as others indicate here...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-25-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 181,292
Posted By bmguy
I had a ton of mis fires on on one cylinder #8,...

I had a ton of mis fires on on one cylinder #8, ignition coil replacement solved my issues and no issues since that was completed; the CPP was performed which didn't resolve my drive train issues at...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 08-16-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 40,195
Posted By bmguy
Shawn I'm looking forward to your...

Shawn
I'm looking forward to your feedback/pictures of this install also...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-12-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 61,814
Posted By bmguy
Just had a bunch of coding done with Octopump...

Just had a bunch of coding done with Octopump this last weekend, and what a blast! All the work was done remote and super easy - all the details to get started spelled out - and then he takes over...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-12-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 61,814
Posted By bmguy
I learned my lesson with a MERC that I owned that...

I learned my lesson with a MERC that I owned that was set to fold in mirrors every time the door was locked, this was a factory setting that could be changed without any coding, no tinkering to turn...
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