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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-13-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By BJKBerg
Make sure in your iPod that your playlist and...

Make sure in your iPod that your playlist and also in your song titles you have no special characters. Special characters can cause the communication process to stop responding between the iPod and...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-30-2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,052
Posted By BJKBerg
I had this issue with my 2009 128i here in the...

I had this issue with my 2009 128i here in the states. It was still under warranty and eventually BMW replaced the motor, the regulator and reprogramed the window. The issue is something is binding...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-26-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,243
Posted By BJKBerg
Sad Day

Despite all my effort the sh!tty customer service of BMW South Atlanta and Global Imports. Along with BMWNA worthless customer advocates at the 800 number. I now am an owner of a Lexus for my wife's...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-28-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,604
Posted By BJKBerg
Thanks for everyone's reply. I had one excessive...

Thanks for everyone's reply. I had one excessive battery discharge in the memory at 48,688 KM. Translation is about 600 miles ago. The battery is still holding a charge and even when that was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-27-2011, 03:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,604
Posted By BJKBerg
What is the expected output from a fully charged battery

I now have the dreaded your X5 battery needs to be replaced because you left your lights on.

About three weeks ago I got a excessive discharge warning from my wife's X5. I put it on the trickle...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-13-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,571
Posted By BJKBerg
Currently there are a couple of different rolling...

Currently there are a couple of different rolling code standards on the market. I discovered this when I had to replace one opener that was struck during a lightning storm. I have two half horse...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-06-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 28,163
Posted By BJKBerg
For the MY 2010 and 2011 the Harmon Kardon...

For the MY 2010 and 2011 the Harmon Kardon upgrade was a must. This was because BMW did away with the HIFI system which used upgraded Phillips speakers plus a 200 watt amp. In 2012 the HIFI is back...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-09-2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,105
Posted By BJKBerg
I also have Nav and the premium package. ...

I also have Nav and the premium package. Bluetooth was part of the premium so it is likely that it does not have bluetooth.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-28-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,241
Posted By BJKBerg
Use this link to see how to top off your DEF to...

Use this link to see how to top off your DEF to get to the next scheduled CBS.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=459473&highlight=bjkberg
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-18-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,504
Posted By BJKBerg
My monthly plan just closed. I used 2864 MB on...

My monthly plan just closed. I used 2864 MB on an unlimited plan. I have been using the BMW Connect app to stream web radio into my 1 on an iphone 4. Assume about 3 to 4 hours a day of streaming...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-17-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 770
Posted By BJKBerg
BMW navigation version

I am looking for a 1 owner who has recently purchased a 2011 1 series with Nav to tell me what the current navigation version is loaded to their bimmer. I have a 2009 128 that has a defect with the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-16-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 867
Posted By BJKBerg
What year is your BMW? The 2010 and older USB...

What year is your BMW? The 2010 and older USB ports do not have enough pwr to charge a phone. There is a USB charging adapter that makes up for this. Part number 61122167663.
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-16-2011, 05:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,735
Posted By BJKBerg
Here are list of issues I have had with my 2009...

Here are list of issues I have had with my 2009 that are common to the 1 series:

1. There have been two recalls
a. Seat belt insulation
b. LED failures in the rear tail lights

2. Rear...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-08-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,446
Posted By BJKBerg
I had this problem in a 2005 X5. I left the car...

I had this problem in a 2005 X5. I left the car Global Imports in Atlanta and they waited until the car sat out all day and reproduce the problem. After reproducing the problem they replace the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,795
Posted By BJKBerg
My experience is also make sure you replace the...

My experience is also make sure you replace the seal gasket as well with a BMW OE part. Some installers can salvage this but most cannot and if they use a generic gasket you can get a whistle at...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-02-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,947
Posted By BJKBerg
Does anybody else find it ironic that as this is...

Does anybody else find it ironic that as this is being posted on Bimmerfest, right underneath it is BMW starts a new campaign to combat distracted driving. Really having twitter and face book on the...
Forum: General BMW 05-29-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,319
Posted By BJKBerg
This is a mistake for everyone. This is not...

This is a mistake for everyone. This is not about promoting better information for the consumer but rather, once again the EPA and DOT is promoting a political agenda, electric vehicles, and not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-21-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,166
Posted By BJKBerg
X5 35d cel

I am putting this post because I have not seen this solution on the forum yet. Here is some back round, I sent my vehicle in mid February back to the dealership for the forth Check Engine Light, and...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-13-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,343
Posted By BJKBerg
The biggest mistake I have made is getting a...

The biggest mistake I have made is getting a light color interior. BMW leather is crap. It picks up blue die from jeans. It also does not wear well. I have to use a 10 to 1 water to Woolite mix...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-08-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,664
Posted By BJKBerg
This past Saturday I had a similar error...

This past Saturday I had a similar error DSC/XDrive Stabilization Error Proceed to drive with caution to the nearest BMW service center. I was not driving in slush since the weather in Atlanta...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-03-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,224
Posted By BJKBerg
Is the trunk partition in the down position. If...

Is the trunk partition in the down position. If yes try putting it up and then down again.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-22-2010, 07:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,569
Posted By BJKBerg
BMW base audio systems for the US X5 2009 and on...

BMW base audio systems for the US X5 2009 and on into 2011 are pathetic. Prior to 2009 here in the US the X5 used to have BMW's mid level system HiFi system with 10 speakers and a 200 watt multi...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-20-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,922
Posted By BJKBerg
My experience was the first 1000 miles I had...

My experience was the first 1000 miles I had under 20 mpg. My first tank I barely made 250 miles before the low fuel alert was on. It was a drive back from a performance delivery with diverts into...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-20-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,243
Posted By BJKBerg
Check out my garage. ...

Check out my garage.

http://garage.bimmerfest.com/user.php?action=viewUser&UId=13594

The color is a little darker than the saddle brown in the 3.

The pictures were taken with the topdown...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,420
Posted By BJKBerg
My Iphone 4 works fine with my 2009 1 series and...

My Iphone 4 works fine with my 2009 1 series and 2010 X5D. One item I have found is the device needs to be fully charged to work correctly. The BMW USB does not have enough power to run a phone...
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