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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,731
Posted By CC Brown
Had my car in for 5th time but went to a new...

Had my car in for 5th time but went to a new dealer. They reset it again and said all looked OK. They didn't seem to know about a new software fix. They did say if it came back it would be fixed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-02-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,962
Posted By CC Brown
As I posted in the F10 forum. Certain serial...

As I posted in the F10 forum. Certain serial number vehicles have this problem. BMW is working on a software fix but it is not out yet. Replacing the instrument cluster, battery, software etc doesn't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-18-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,731
Posted By CC Brown
As noted above I have had my car in 4 times and...

As noted above I have had my car in 4 times and they acknowledged there was no fix for my car yet. This problem is not with all cars but cars within a certain Vin number.
The service guy said that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-13-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,731
Posted By CC Brown
01/2000

My 2010 535i GT is in for the 4th time for this issue. I just got off the phone with the CA. He says what ever they have been doing such as replacing the instrument cluster does not work. They( BMW) ...
Forum: General BMW 10-18-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 34,798
Posted By CC Brown
Thanks Shawn Took about 2 hrs to download,...

Thanks Shawn
Took about 2 hrs to download, about 1 1/2 hrs to put on USB stick and 1 hour to update.
CCB
Forum: General BMW 10-18-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 34,798
Posted By CC Brown
Shawn Could you also send me the download info....

Shawn
Could you also send me the download info. I have a 20105GT. Looks like TomTom/BMW no longer selling key and Nav file for $245 like last year.
Thanks
CC

PS You have saved me lots of...
Forum: European Delivery 09-04-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,025
Posted By CC Brown
Great report and thanks for the pictures. I now...

Great report and thanks for the pictures. I now know I had Scheinshaxe and also Salzburg Nockerl. I could never remember what the names of this stuff was.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-02-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,258
Posted By CC Brown
I have a 2010 GT and also a Tesla in my name-my...

I have a 2010 GT and also a Tesla in my name-my brother actually drives it. He has put 13,000 miles on it in 7 months. It is the best driving and riding car I have seen. They do have a service center...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-02-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By CC Brown
I use the ACC on the road most of the time. I...

I use the ACC on the road most of the time. I don't think that is the problem. I am getting 45,000 miles on rear brakes and it looks like 55,000 on front brakes. Of my 44,000 mies driven I have used...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,675
Posted By CC Brown
I use voice command all the time. What I found...

I use voice command all the time. What I found was I was speaking too slowly. Speak it as fast as you normally talk or if you are from the South-like me-faster.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-07-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,254
Posted By CC Brown
THERE WAS A HARDWARE CHANGE Sept 2010 to a combox...

THERE WAS A HARDWARE CHANGE Sept 2010 to a combox that allows software updates and bluetooth audio. If you don't have it you cannot do the things you are discussing. To retrofit the combox is about...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-25-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,527
Posted By CC Brown
Don't trust your trip computer!! Mine is 10%...

Don't trust your trip computer!!

Mine is 10% high-535i. My sister's is 10% high-328i.

So trip computer says 40mpg really 36mpg. You have to compute when you fill up to know the real story!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-21-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 831
Posted By CC Brown
No

No
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-08-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
http://store.bmwgpsmaps.com/ This is where I...

http://store.bmwgpsmaps.com/

This is where I bought my maps and FSC code. It is a TomTom company authorize by BMW. On that web page is a place to submit map changes.

Close to my house there is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-07-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
Three things I have noticed about the new maps. ...

Three things I have noticed about the new maps.
1. I like the new arrangements of POI. It seems better organized to me plus I found some new places
2. When I looked at traffic it had some local...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-06-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,275
Posted By CC Brown
I have had night view with HUD for 2 1/2 yrs....

I have had night view with HUD for 2 1/2 yrs. Part of the time it didn't work in that it did not identify people. It has been fixed and I did notice a yellow flash in my HUD. It does accurately...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-05-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
BMW/TomTom sent the correct code for the map...

BMW/TomTom sent the correct code for the map update today. It took about 55 minutes to complete the entire process. Much faster than last year with the CD's. I did pay $250 and not $100 but I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-04-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
Thank you for offering assistance. TomTom called...

Thank you for offering assistance. TomTom called plus answered my e-mail. This is a new venture for them and I am one of the first ones to get the product. All of the first ones have had the same...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-04-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
I do not have an enet cable. What could that do...

I do not have an enet cable. What could that do for me? I did have my car programmed by a guy here in Atlanta to have the mirrors close when locking plus a couple other things. I hope that didn't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-04-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
This code is for a 2010 535i GT built 08/10. I...

This code is for a 2010 535i GT built 08/10.
I did this upgrade last year and the only problem was I could not tell an O from a 0-zero. Once I figured that out no problems.

I have concluded they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-04-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
I got my USB stick and code from TomTom/BMW. It...

I got my USB stick and code from TomTom/BMW. It took almost two weeks.
I inserted the USB in the glove box and it asked for the code. I entered it and it said code incorrect. So I though maybe the o...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-26-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
Well I don't know how the code is sent. My guess...

Well I don't know how the code is sent. My guess is BMW is tired of people illegally generating FSC codes and selling them. Plus they are not selling CD's of the maps for $8 like they did last year...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-26-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,055
Posted By CC Brown
I ordered last Weds from this site. ...

I ordered last Weds from this site. http://navigation.teleatlas.com/bmwusa

From what I can tell; this how you get a map update now. This site looks like it is owned by TomTom but is only for BMW...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-28-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,470
Posted By CC Brown
I don't think the windshield is polarized-this is...

I don't think the windshield is polarized-this is dealer BS to have them replace your windshield. If it is put on a pair of polarized sunglasses and have them turned 90 degree to the orientation of...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-12-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 12,732
Posted By CC Brown
eyeatl I sent private email of the guy who...

eyeatl

I sent private email of the guy who coded my car in Atlanta. I do recommend him after he did my car.
CC Brown
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