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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-15-2016, 06:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 894
Posted By dadadave
Good luck!

Good luck!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-14-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 894
Posted By dadadave
Exact same car and wheels. Same problem and they...

Exact same car and wheels. Same problem and they road force balanced my car and said I had bent wheels too. It made it 90% better but it still runs like a tractor from time to time.

My...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-11-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By dadadave
Thanks for the reply! Glad everything worked out.

Thanks for the reply! Glad everything worked out.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-11-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By dadadave
So what happened?! I had the same thing on my...

So what happened?! I had the same thing on my '13 528xi. They road force balanced the tires/wheels and replaced the front rotors as braking made it worse and that helped a lot but I'm still...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-29-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,647
Posted By dadadave
Eastern PA? It looked like a $2k option on the...

Eastern PA? It looked like a $2k option on the price sheet I found for '13. It's a late '12 build though.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-26-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 65,700
Posted By dadadave
Just had my '13 528xi in for this very issue....

Just had my '13 528xi in for this very issue. Strong vibration above 70mph.m. They did a road force test, adjusted the tires until they were within range and replaced the front brake rotors/pads....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-26-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,647
Posted By dadadave
Couldn't live without: comfort access Would...

Couldn't live without: comfort access

Would really miss: top/side cameras

Wish I had: 19" wheels. M-sport standard in '13 only had 18" wheels. Oh well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-26-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 28,037
Posted By dadadave
Had my dealer take a look - found "corrosion" on...

Had my dealer take a look - found "corrosion" on various connections and replaced both front cameras and all cables. Took 2 days. Still odd that they worked when the car was on but not running as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-15-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By dadadave
If the trunk doesn't power open on its own, you...

If the trunk doesn't power open on its own, you won't have HKFM.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-13-2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 28,037
Posted By dadadave
Just to add to the weirdness, I'm getting the...

Just to add to the weirdness, I'm getting the same thing on my new (to me) 2013. In the records it looks they'd already replaced my drivers front view camera. I can tell b/c the cut the old cable...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-13-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,352
Posted By dadadave
Thanks for that! Just got mine and will def look...

Thanks for that! Just got mine and will def look into it.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-06-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,522
Posted By dadadave
Sorry, should have been more specific. I'm just...

Sorry, should have been more specific. I'm just not able to code the HKFM_LS module because of the bug in Launcher. I understand it's been fixed in the latest release but the free version isn't...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-05-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,522
Posted By dadadave
Yep it was. Oddly I was even able to read the...

Yep it was. Oddly I was even able to read the CAFD via launcher afterwards (just not able to code anything). I checked after 30 min and everything is working again so apparently it does take some...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-05-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,522
Posted By dadadave
Did you have to wait any amount of time for it to...

Did you have to wait any amount of time for it to start working again? I'm trying to get my trunk to open/close automatically again but I've got HKFM_LS. I went through the steps above but it still...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-26-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10,971
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Views: 659,633
Posted By dadadave
Hi Shawn, Would you mind sending links to...

Hi Shawn,

Would you mind sending links to the current E-Sys installer + launcher + psdzdata for F10? Thanks!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 23,187
Posted By dadadave
Just wanted to chime in with my experience this...

Just wanted to chime in with my experience this weekend: Went in for state inspection (thanks PA!) on my '09 30i and they found some things that put it in the $2k range it get it back on the road. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,166
Posted By dadadave
I swapped my corona lights for LEDs as well. Just...

I swapped my corona lights for LEDs as well. Just wish the rings were more defined, but the brighter the light, the more the inner rings get "blown out"... The LCI lights are nice crisp rings. Looks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-12-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,849
Posted By dadadave
This is kinda sweet - my roundel was all crackled...

This is kinda sweet - my roundel was all crackled and messed up!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,053
Posted By dadadave
I'm headed down a similar path. The Tekonsha...

I'm headed down a similar path. The Tekonsha reps have gone silent so I'm left w/ more troubleshooting or to give up and go hardwired. Rather than the full BMW kit, I'm looking to do a temporary...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By dadadave
Have you tried just refilling it and seeing...

Have you tried just refilling it and seeing if/when it comes back? I switched to non-runflats and had one plugged. It still throws a light every 2-3 months, which is acceptable to me.Also, 2 things...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-28-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,888
Posted By dadadave
Exactly correct. The wiring harness that gets...

Exactly correct. The wiring harness that gets installed with the OEM Hitch includes a plug from the right rear fuse panel to the 7-way which provides everything except for the brake signal (pin #2)....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-28-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,888
Posted By dadadave
Possibly. This line in AHM: CCMELDUNG_FEHLER_AHM...

Possibly. This line in AHM: CCMELDUNG_FEHLER_AHM - cc_04bh is some kind of error notification, but I have no idea what cc_04bh is. It's possible that the car is utilizing the FRM Module to do the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-28-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By dadadave
Is it just the lenses that are cracking? Are the...

Is it just the lenses that are cracking? Are the cracks all the way through the plastic? I've brought headlights back from the dead with the 3M restoration kits. Sand out the cracks and polish it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-27-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,888
Posted By dadadave
Thanks guys. I think I might have to give that...

Thanks guys. I think I might have to give that adapter a try. Here are the functions in the AHM module. Nothing jumps out at me for bulb checks :(

AHM Module:

LAENDERVARIANTE_AHM
us...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-27-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,888
Posted By dadadave
Yep. I've got NCSExpert and have successfully...

Yep. I've got NCSExpert and have successfully coded several other options. There was a post regarding the code that is added - I'm just not sure which value to change! I couldn't find the AHM...
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