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Forum: General BMW Questions 04-16-2016, 01:35 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 26,320
Posted By bayarea328xit
I believe Mercedes provided a hardware upgrade...

I believe Mercedes provided a hardware upgrade path for my father-in-law's telematics system a few years back when they faced the same issue. What BMW is doing here is BS. I picked our 07 328xit...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-08-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 23,747
Posted By bayarea328xit
F15 50i intakes

On the 50i, the passenger side intake is open to feed the intercoolers and the driver side is fake (mesh like). Not sure about the 35i, my guess would be that both are fake. See picts.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-07-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 23,747
Posted By bayarea328xit
I completely agree -- the non-M version looks so...

I completely agree -- the non-M version looks so much better. If I decide to go with the M-version, I may put on the front license plate in the hope that it improves the mess.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-26-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,771
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-29-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 25,459
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-07-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,554
Posted By bayarea328xit
A few questions...

Who is your carrier? Also, do you get SMS or emails via iDrive - does the Bluetooth MAP functionality work? Thanks in advance...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-19-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,690
Posted By bayarea328xit
Samsung Epic Touch + BMW Office?

Does anyone know if the Bluetooth MAP profile on the Epic Touch works with BMW Office? Interested to know if iDrive can show/read SMS AND emails...TIA!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-30-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,980
Posted By bayarea328xit
Any more update on the Photon + BMW Office?

I am thinking about getting the Photon on October 1st...was wondering if Office works reliably with this phone...Thanks!
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-25-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 25,708
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-18-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 42,225
Posted By bayarea328xit
Suction cup for windshield

shawnsheridan - Where did you get the windshield mount?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 744
Posted By bayarea328xit
New emails showing up in iDrive after BB OS6 update!

Just updated my Blackberry Style to OS6 package (from Sprint)...

Before the update: I would only see new emails if they had already arrived on my phone before I started the car -...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-01-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,966
Posted By bayarea328xit
Calendar are more is available for BB OS6

I am using Blue Tooth Calendar Sync app mentioned in the link below to see my calendar and other office items in my 11 X5 35i SA - I am using a BlackBerry Style running OS 6...it is very nice...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-31-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 24,752
Posted By bayarea328xit

Also looking for the DVD part number...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By bayarea328xit
Agree...it would be pointless to turn the door handle lights on if the area is lit...

but it would not keep you from seeing detail on the ground...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By bayarea328xit
Good point but it would allow you to draw an imaginary line...

to place the curb relative to the X5...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-16-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: Interior 03-11-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 383
Posted By bayarea328xit
X5/M - X6/M -- heated steering wheel with paddles for sale

Purchased steering wheel for installation on my 2011 X5 35iSA - does not fit because I have lane departure warning...

Prefer local pick-up near Mountain View, CA (Bay Area)...

Paid over $1600 -...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-07-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,021
Posted By bayarea328xit
2011 X5 35iSA - my mpg vs speed


I have a 35iSA with 8000 miles - I figured that people may be interested in my mileage versus speed...

The bulk of my commute is around 70% freeway and 30% city - I average around 35-40 mph.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-11-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,383
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-08-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,243
Posted By bayarea328xit
You may be holding the button too long...

On my 2011 X5 35i SA, the lift gate opens if I press and release the trunk button...holding it down for a couple of seconds triggers the panic alarm...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 633
Posted By bayarea328xit
Anyone get calendar functionality to work in "My Office" (in the US)?

I am using a Sprint Blackberry Style 9670 running BB OS6...I can see my contacts and email/SMS, but not calendar events...

Also, I find that I get SMS updates through the iDrive once the phone is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-05-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,444
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-23-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 762
Posted By bayarea328xit
011 BMW X5 35iSA - need to wake up iPod manually to use it w/ iDrive

The iPod does not connect to the iDrive/entertainment system until I "wake" the iPod up by clicking on one of the iPod buttons (e.g. "Play" or "menu"). Everything works fine once the iPod is detected...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-23-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,430
Posted By bayarea328xit
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-13-2010, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,536
Posted By bayarea328xit
Thanks for the help!

I agree about the Holiday Credit not being a big deal due to the adjusted MF/residual for leasing - but it seems like a good deal to take the eco + holiday credits + ED for a cash purchase...am I...
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