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Forum: BMW News 09-23-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,743
Posted By shanes
I'm really wondering if my CPO 2011 e90 which...

I'm really wondering if my CPO 2011 e90 which still has an active working subscription until 2/2018 will be eligible? I find it hard to believe that BMW will send an invitation for retrofit to those...
Forum: BMW News 09-05-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,743
Posted By shanes
I have a late build, late new car delivery 2011...

I have a late build, late new car delivery 2011 CPO E90 which has the included Assist subscription until 6/17. I'm assuming I'm eligible since I am still active? I'm about to bring it in for an oil...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-27-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
BMW Assist prior to 2014 will not be reactivated

Today I sat in a 2015 z4 and To my surprise, I noticed it still had the CIC with non touch pad controller. Now would this car still have the 2G combox? If it is indeed equipped with 4G lte, then this...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-04-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
BMWs are great cars, but definitely overpriced...

BMWs are great cars, but definitely overpriced with a high profit margin, so they should step up to the plate on this one.. Everything out of warranty..Up to two years or so should be covered, and...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-04-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
Some of them will have GSM comboxes covered under...

Some of them will have GSM comboxes covered under warranty still after January 1, 2017.. It auta be interesting to say the least.
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-04-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
They did mention that they are worked by on a...

They did mention that they are worked by on a technical solution, what ever that may entail. BMW told me that they should have an answer June-July.
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
Read this article, if Nissan can do it, why can't...

Read this article, if Nissan can do it, why can't BMW?

http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1102612_nissan-leaf-connectivity-update-will-replace-vanishing-2g-network
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-02-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By shanes
You will love the stage one speaker upgrade! I...

You will love the stage one speaker upgrade! I right away noticed that the kids were more fuel, and the overall sound was more smooth rather than it being harsh. Do the sound deadening, you don't...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2016, 07:56 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
And my late build, late initial delivery 2011,...

And my late build, late initial delivery 2011, which is still CPO covered and Assist safety plan till February 2018 is also affected. I'll start inquiries once July comes around, which is when a...
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-02-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
From what I've read, Chevy will be doing...

From what I've read, Chevy will be doing retrofits on Volts, Aswell as Nissan and their Leaf's, they are doing the right thing. It seems to me that BMW knew about this issue before model year 2014,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-01-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By shanes
Bavsound Ghost under seat subwoofer's in Logic7 car?

Has anyone installed their factory under seats in their E9x car yet? Mine is a 2011 E90 with the HK Logic 7 and about two years ago I did the Stage 1 upgrade, which are phenomenal compared to the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By shanes
I had this same issue and soon realized that...

I had this same issue and soon realized that Windows will not format a larger than 32 GB thumb drive as FAT32, it will format it exFAT or NTFS, you need to download a third party utility to format...
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-30-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
I just spoke with a BMW assist rep about this 2g...

I just spoke with a BMW assist rep about this 2g sunset, and he said that he received a memo that BMW will be providing a solution to this issue in either June or July.. He couldn't give me any other...
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-30-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 29,128
Posted By shanes
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-30-2016, 10:37 AM
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Views: 52,929
Posted By shanes
Hi Shawn, Can you send me the link for...

Hi Shawn, Can you send me the link for downloading the 2016-2 North America Premium Map Data? Thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-07-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 50,221
Posted By shanes
I have a 2011 E90 328, which I successfully...

I have a 2011 E90 328, which I successfully created an image.. If you can't find anyone with an x5 image, I'm sure this will get you by.let me know!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-19-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 50,221
Posted By shanes
I feel the same way.. I used the same drive, but...

I feel the same way.. I used the same drive, but imaged with Macrium Reflect.. Which worked our great for free sW. I only notice a real speed increase when searching poi's in nav, and a few other...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-19-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 50,221
Posted By shanes
So I'm under the impression that even a...

So I'm under the impression that even a replacement CIC unit with the owners original hardrive.. The unit will need to be coded for the car, because car specific coded data will more than likely be...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-18-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 50,221
Posted By shanes
Now is ALL vehicle specific data stored on this...

Now is ALL vehicle specific data stored on this drive? In other words, if someone were to purchase a used cic off eBay and pop in their own imaged drive.. Would one be good to go?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-18-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 50,221
Posted By shanes
I did this upgrade with success today. I had to...

I did this upgrade with success today. I had to do a disk image to the PC, then restore that image to the Zheino SSD. I used Macrium Reflect, no issues except that I ran out of space on my PC at 80%,...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-15-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 62,839
Posted By shanes
Only if it has a CIC, if it's an F series sedan...

Only if it has a CIC, if it's an F series sedan 2013, it's probably NBT, if it is a coupe E92 it will work.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-15-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 62,839
Posted By shanes
My initial DVD which was burned with Toast turned...

My initial DVD which was burned with Toast turned out being corrupt. This 1/15 update burned from a Windows pc's worked flawlessly.. Thank you so much Shawn!
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 62,839
Posted By shanes
Shawn, can you please send me the link for 2015...

Shawn, can you please send me the link for 2015 CIC,

Thanks for ally your help on this subject!

Shane
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 62,839
Posted By shanes
I think someone earlier in the thread answered my...

I think someone earlier in the thread answered my question here. I also burned mine with Toast on my Mac, and my CIC crashes and restarts at about 15%. I'll try to burn it with my pc's at work...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 62,839
Posted By shanes
I tried doing this update to my 9/11 build E90,...

I tried doing this update to my 9/11 build E90, and it restarts the CIC at about 15% installed, and left my 2/11 HD installed gracenote pretty much botched.. It only indicates --/-- instead of a date...
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