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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-10-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By Sharbotcom
I have an '11 535 and I have not had any of the...

I have an '11 535 and I have not had any of the pulling problems that others have had. Since it is an x it has a build date of September/October 2010 or later so it has the newer combobox (both the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 297
Posted By Sharbotcom
Don't tell me we need an FSC code for the power...

Don't tell me we need an FSC code for the power sockets now :D
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By Sharbotcom
Try holding down the power switch for the radio...

Try holding down the power switch for the radio for about 45 seconds or more (with the car on). It will reset the CIC and maybe get you going.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-23-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By Sharbotcom
Ten bucks to a donut it was one of the VANOS...

Ten bucks to a donut it was one of the VANOS bolts and is part of the general recall.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-13-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By Sharbotcom
Check out this thread in the coding...

Check out this thread in the coding forum...you'll be reading for a long time :yikes: but it will get you going. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=631884
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-03-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 872
Posted By Sharbotcom
If there is salt on the roads and it is very cold...

If there is salt on the roads and it is very cold the heat of the headlamp causes the salty water to evaporate on the headlight glass creating a foggy layer. The washing of the headlamp causes a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-29-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,095
Posted By Sharbotcom
Mine is MY2011 and I have the 3D buildings so you...

Mine is MY2011 and I have the 3D buildings so you should have it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,446
Posted By Sharbotcom
Amazingly no recall in Canada. Must be the...

Amazingly no recall in Canada. Must be the superiorly built vehicles they send here...dedicated assembly lines, higher tolerances on the parts, etc. hence no need for recalls. It is nice to be...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By Sharbotcom
Well the problem just magically fixed itself last...

Well the problem just magically fixed itself last Thursday. I started the car and had the battery message about being low and having to turn off some devices BUT once the phone connection was...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-24-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 461
Posted By Sharbotcom
Resetting the iDrive to Factory

All:

I have a 2011 F10 that I need to reset the Office data management software back to factory. Specifically the problem is with the message handler for SMS and email coming in over Bluetooth. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By Sharbotcom
I did the whole routine again and it is still not...

I did the whole routine again and it is still not showing messages. The names are back in contacts though. Bluetooth configuration in then iDrive has Office checked on but I only get Contacts and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By Sharbotcom
Thumbs down BB 10 OS update kills Office

The most recent OS update my BB10 (10.2.1.2102) added some new functionality and glitz to the Bluetooth interface (including adds the BMW logo and let's you define the connection as "My Car"). But...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,467
Posted By Sharbotcom
IBS = Intelligent Battery Sensor

IBS = Intelligent Battery Sensor
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,467
Posted By Sharbotcom
Ah yes, I had the instructions written down...

Ah yes, I had the instructions written down somewhere.

Much appreciated.
Bill
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,467
Posted By Sharbotcom
It turns out my battery is fine but when they...

It turns out my battery is fine but when they followed the test plan described in PUMA 56015455 my IBS was found faulty and they have ordered a new negative cable (not sure what is IBS but as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,467
Posted By Sharbotcom
Can you point us to the instructions on calling...

Can you point us to the instructions on calling up that secret menu?

Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,467
Posted By Sharbotcom
Sitting in the showroom at the dealer waiting for...

Sitting in the showroom at the dealer waiting for my battery to be replaced I looked around at the new cars and they now all have a battery charger installed. BUT this dealer is only charging $199...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,725
Posted By Sharbotcom
It is funny because this time of year when our...

It is funny because this time of year when our cars are constantly dirty (at least those of us who live in an area that get snow) both my wife and I automatically include a quick wipe of the rear...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 27,469
Posted By Sharbotcom
I have an appointment at the dealer for this...

I have an appointment at the dealer for this Wednesday. I've been getting the both the "some electronic devices have been turned off" and "charge battery" messages. I have a battery tender...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-18-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,843
Posted By Sharbotcom
No. The regular ones fit the msport. The wheel...

No. The regular ones fit the msport. The wheel well shape is identical between the two versions. The msport rocker panel flares differently but directly behind the front and rear wheels is the exact...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-17-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,009
Posted By Sharbotcom
+1

+1
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-17-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,843
Posted By Sharbotcom
You can see them in the pictures included in in...

You can see them in the pictures included in in this post: http://f10.5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=685790. It is an '11 in Dark Grphite but you can see the guards from a few different angles.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,792
Posted By Sharbotcom
When I was nearing the end of my lease on my 2008...

When I was nearing the end of my lease on my 2008 e90 I received a package/kit in the mail that described what the expectations were regarding measuring or evaluating what is normal wear and tear. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,361
Posted By Sharbotcom
I can tell you the one safety feature that is not...

I can tell you the one safety feature that is not available on the bimmer that my wife's Ford Edge has that I wish we could get is sensors on the side of the back bumper that warn you of cross...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,748
Posted By Sharbotcom
I work in the city and commute home on weekends. ...

I work in the city and commute home on weekends. I'm on my way home tonight and get a call from the airline to makes changes to my flights for a trip next week. I had to pull over and get my...
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