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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-15-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
NCS doesn't use VMware that is DIS that uses that.

NCS doesn't use VMware that is DIS that uses that.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-15-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
No NCS expert should just start but I've only...

No NCS expert should just start but I've only used it a few times. Go to bmwcoding.com and they can walk you through it. I use INPA mostly to check codes and reset them. I also used INPA to adjust my...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-15-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
Sounds like you have a problem with your cable....

Sounds like you have a problem with your cable. You need to check to make sure your usb cable is set to com port 1. Depending on your operating system it could be set to com port 4.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-15-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
Sounds like you have a problem with your cable....

Sounds like you have a problem with your cable. You need to check to make sure your usb cable is set to com port 1. Depending on your operating system it could be set to com port 4.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,065
Posted By fratan
Do you have INPA? How old is the battery and...

Do you have INPA? How old is the battery and alternator? Did you check codes in INPA?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2016, 08:56 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,065
Posted By fratan
How many miles and did he replace the bridge seal...

How many miles and did he replace the bridge seal adapter between the tranny and mechtronics(valve body)?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 13,171
Posted By fratan
Since I used INPA to change the VVT setting, I...

Since I used INPA to change the VVT setting, I have very little smoke coming out of out after long idling. This worked well.
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-23-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 86,145
Posted By fratan
Hey you need to turn the ignition on when you run...

Hey you need to turn the ignition on when you run INPA. I wouldn't screw around with Wink FP until you know INPA inside out. If you don't get solid black circles in your first screen shot you don't...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-19-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 18,640
Posted By fratan
I have a 2006 750i built in September 2005 and my...

I have a 2006 750i built in September 2005 and my pvc looks the same. Go to realoem.com and print the picture of your car. This will help you order the correct pvcs
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-19-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 49,924
Posted By fratan
I would suggest not replacing the parking cable...

I would suggest not replacing the parking cable unless you can't hear the motor when you push the button. My error for parking brake had to do with the DSC module which is the ABS. Look under DSC and...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-13-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
I haven't used Winfp yet so I can't help. You can...

I haven't used Winfp yet so I can't help. You can go to other websites that specialize in winkfp
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-10-2016, 03:53 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 35,328
Posted By fratan
My tranny has 170,000 mikes so I took it in for a...

My tranny has 170,000 mikes so I took it in for a tranny flush. pan, seal,and adapter done at 100,000. Got the car back and the tranny is much smoother. The shop said that my fluid level was low. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By fratan
I also agree that the body style is better in the...

I also agree that the body style is better in the 2003-2004[emoji106]
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By fratan
I would recommend at least a 2006 or newer. The...

I would recommend at least a 2006 or newer. The 2002-2005 appear to have greater problems but if it's under a warranty you may be alright. See if the car smoked after being warned up and idling. Make...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 983
Posted By fratan
My wife has a 745i 2004 and the code she was...

My wife has a 745i 2004 and the code she was getting was for a drivers side cat on bank2. The passenger side is bank1 and drivers side is bank 2. It will take about 8 hours to replace 1 cat and it...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-31-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
Yeah, I thought it installed smoothly as well....

Yeah, I thought it installed smoothly as well. Those programs can be tough to install.[emoji106]
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 977
Posted By fratan
Ok great. You should disconnect the negative...

Ok great. You should disconnect the negative terminal of the battery to protect all electronic components in the car. That ABS has some juice going to it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 977
Posted By fratan
Please confirm that a used DSC module is working....

Please confirm that a used DSC module is working. When I did my wifes 745i, i installed a new DSC and the car self coded it but I'm pretty sure a used one would self code as well.:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 977
Posted By fratan
It self codes unhook battery install ads and....

It self codes unhook battery install ads and. Hook up battery
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,316
Posted By fratan
Thanks for the INPA tip for the VVT on the n62. ...

Thanks for the INPA tip for the VVT on the n62. I have a 2006 750 i and I increased the detting to .80 and the car is idling better with little to no smoke. Definetly an improvement. I'm going to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 13,171
Posted By fratan
Try this next time if you have inpa:With car...

Try this next time if you have inpa:With car running hook up inpa, access n62 motor, f6 for activate then, f7 for vvt.


In this menu mine was really close to the left value, i basically increased...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 13,171
Posted By fratan
Try this next time if you have inpa:With car...

Try this next time if you have inpa:With car running hook up inpa, access n62 motor, f6 for activate then, f7 for vvt.


In this menu mine was really close to the left value, i basically increased...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-03-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
I had all the software before hand. I would like...

I had all the software before hand. I would like to learn wink FP but haven't had time yet. Mike did a great job writing the software for an easy install. I just passed it along. Also, I m not sure...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,699
Posted By fratan
You need to pull the codes to see what error...

You need to pull the codes to see what error messages your getting. I'm sure one of your light modules need to be replaced
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-03-2016, 05:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,990
Posted By fratan
I've tested the software and it installed cleanly...

I've tested the software and it installed cleanly but you need to learn how to use it especially Wink FP. Good Luck
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