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Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-28-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,494
Posted By Sonic Boom
I like it too! Would be nice to know if it can be...

I like it too! Would be nice to know if it can be ordered from BMW or anywhere else. Any ideas?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-17-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Sonic Boom
The triangular lights in side view mirrors will...

The triangular lights in side view mirrors will blink up yellow but only if you don't use your turn signal.

To be honest, I get de-sensitized to it and the lane departure warning after a while...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-17-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Sonic Boom
Have you ever used Active Cruise Control with...

Have you ever used Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go Function? Great feature with minimal driver input such as braking.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-13-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Sonic Boom
IMHO, it's one of the best features. I don't...

IMHO, it's one of the best features. I don't have to keep my foot on the brake every time I'm at a red light or in traffic. Wish all my cars had it. Only bad thing about it is it should...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-11-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By Sonic Boom
iPhone 5S issues

Hi Guys,
I was previously using an iPhone 5 with no issues. Now, with the 5S, every once in a while a call is dropped out and get "call ended" on the iDrive screen but actually was rerouted to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 07-25-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,525
Posted By Sonic Boom
Thanks for the tips but is really not a...

Thanks for the tips but is really not a substitution to the prior system of an actual arm rest compartment vent. And to control "exact" percentage of air to foot well.

However, since I have no...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 07-25-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,525
Posted By Sonic Boom
The current 7 series a/c is great but I wish they...

The current 7 series a/c is great but I wish they didn't take out some of its features from the pre-2009(?) 7 series such as:
1) no more cooling of arm rest compartment
2) can not have a/c blowing...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 06-07-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 257
Posted By Sonic Boom
Apple Siri Eyes for all BMW 2014 models

Hope current models are upgradeable:

http://appleinsider.com/articles/13/06/07/bmw-says-siri-eyes-free-support-will-come-to-all-of-its-2014-models
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-26-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 33,625
Posted By Sonic Boom
This is what I do. However, when I access BMW...

This is what I do. However, when I access BMW Apps (via cradle) I get an error if the iPod USB is simultaneously plugged in. I have to unplug the iPod for BMW Apps to stream. A bit of a hassle but...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 11-27-2012, 08:23 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 34,580
Posted By Sonic Boom
Hi Truckster, any progress? We await your...

Hi Truckster, any progress? We await your (hopefully successful) results in eager anticipation.
Best of luck!
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-18-2012, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,705
Posted By Sonic Boom
That's not the point. I don't care about video. ...

That's not the point. I don't care about video. I would just like it to stay connected without popping out. How did you secure it in place?
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-17-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,705
Posted By Sonic Boom
I have the lightning to 30-pin adapter (with 0.2...

I have the lightning to 30-pin adapter (with 0.2 meter cable). But the adapter keeps popping out of the cradle connector due to its spring loading. Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-14-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 34,580
Posted By Sonic Boom
WoW! The instrument cluster too!! Very nice. How...

WoW! The instrument cluster too!! Very nice. How much did it cost? Also, that must be one heck of a retrofit/re-programming job. Could you please provide details? Thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 09-29-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,455
Posted By Sonic Boom
750Rick, go to this site...

750Rick, go to this site http://www.bmw.com/com/en/owners/navigation/bluetooth/bluetooth_software_update_vin.jsp
Enter your VIN (last 7), click "Information about this software update"
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-23-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 33,625
Posted By Sonic Boom
It was never meant to be an analogy. In fact,...

It was never meant to be an analogy. In fact, the real stupidity is your perceived definition of "analogy." LOL
Let's get back to the subject of this thread,,,
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-23-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 33,625
Posted By Sonic Boom
Instead of thinking he's funny and instead of...

Instead of thinking he's funny and instead of upgrading your phone why not upgrade your car to a 5 or 7 series? :p ;)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
Thanks for your detailed explanation and...

Thanks for your detailed explanation and clarification.
Yes, that's exactly what I'm saying. Maybe it's because I have every feature EXCEPT 6NR (for BMW Apps, plugin, video playback). If this is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
Thanks for your input. When I cradle the phone,...

Thanks for your input.
When I cradle the phone, most features are active other than the message stating BT (audio?) not active. Only feature than disappears is Office (with only Contacts...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
It might help if you shared how you fixed it....

It might help if you shared how you fixed it. Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
What if using cradle? Won't that disengage BT?

What if using cradle? Won't that disengage BT?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 02:08 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 20,039
Posted By Sonic Boom
I get texts via Bluetooth, but when snapped in...

I get texts via Bluetooth, but when snapped in cradle, BT is deactivated and I lose Office Today and Messages, and only have Contacts.
How is yours working via cradle?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 20,039
Posted By Sonic Boom
Are you using the cradle or Bluetooth or USB...

Are you using the cradle or Bluetooth or USB cable?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
Are you saying "working properly" compared to...

Are you saying "working properly" compared to iPhone 4/4S 30-pin/USB connector or compared to cradle? I assume you mean the connector.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2012, 01:48 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 15,240
Posted By Sonic Boom
If you cradle the phone, the Bluetooth becomes...

If you cradle the phone, the Bluetooth becomes inactive. Are you saying you can have only one or the other? Email/txt vs. calendar? Doesn't seem right,,,:dunno:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 20,039
Posted By Sonic Boom
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