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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 37,738
Posted By Sharbotcom
Another successful dashcam hardwire install

I did the same type of install however I was able to find a stepdown converter with a mini-usb connector (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CGQME5U/ref=s9_dcbhz_bw_g107_i2_sh) that matched my...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-20-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Sharbotcom
Thanks for the reply. I just timed it and it is...

Thanks for the reply. I just timed it and it is indeed 8 minutes.

Thanks again.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-20-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Sharbotcom
Power off delay for 12v outlets

I've searched both here and other forums to find this answer but I just can't seem to land on it.

I'd like to adjust the delay period for the 12v power outlets when the ignition is turned off. It...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-30-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,060
Posted By Sharbotcom
You don't need to replace the diffuser before you...

You don't need to replace the diffuser before you go to the muffler shop as it is easier for them to work with it off and they don't need to align the quads (other than for level) as the openings in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,448
Posted By Sharbotcom
Is your battery getting low or was it low at the...

Is your battery getting low or was it low at the time? This message will appear sometimes when your battery is low - I have had it in the winter and with a quick recharge it went away.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-29-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 45,974
Posted By Sharbotcom
Tokenmaster: May I also get link to the...

Tokenmaster:
May I also get link to the launcher?
Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-23-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By Sharbotcom
From the manual: To display symbols of the...

From the manual:

To display symbols of the special destinations in the map view:
1. "Navigation"
2. "Map"
3. Open "Options".
4. "Display Points of Interest"
5. Select the setting.

I hope...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-14-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,007
Posted By Sharbotcom
I have the same rattle and if I put my finger on...

I have the same rattle and if I put my finger on the manual door lock it stops. The older cars had a felt ring around the hole in the door panel that the manual lock button/knob/shaft came out of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,233
Posted By Sharbotcom
I always hang my suit jacket on the B-pillar hook...

I always hang my suit jacket on the B-pillar hook behind the driver. The jacket hangs straight between the seat back and the pillar without blocking any view and the jacket tail doesn't fold/scrunch...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-10-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
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: 499
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: 3
Views: 646
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: 15
Views: 1,476
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: 621
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: 21
Views: 1,712
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: 2,503
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: 1,796
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: 958
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: 974
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: 958
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: 958
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: 4,411
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: 4,411
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: 4,411
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: 4,411
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
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