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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-14-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,356
Posted By CC Brown
I'm glad they changed it. What you got is what I...

I'm glad they changed it. What you got is what I thought I was getting but did NOT!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-14-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,356
Posted By CC Brown
I thought mine did not work and BMW replaced the...

I thought mine did not work and BMW replaced the camera and the control unit. However, after doing that they gave me a list of what is required for it to work. Must be dark, must be going 10 mph or...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 07-27-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 539
Posted By CC Brown
Fuel pump 10 yr warranty

I noticed today when I took my 2010 535i GT in for service that on the bottom of the work order it noted that the fuel pump in gas tank has a 10 year warranty now. Must have had some problems...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-13-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,630
Posted By CC Brown
Updated mine in 40min. No muss no fuss since I...

Updated mine in 40min. No muss no fuss since I used the USB they sent to me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-09-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,498
Posted By CC Brown
Are there changes to navagtion software?!

Are there changes to navagtion software?!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-10-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,125
Posted By CC Brown
I read that BMW was changing to HERE maps. Is...

I read that BMW was changing to HERE maps. Is that only for new cars? or are the 2016-2 maps still Tom Tom based or switched to HERE?
Also is 2016-2 just maps or there any programming changes. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-07-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By CC Brown
I just drove to asheville NC in the mountains....

I just drove to asheville NC in the mountains. When the ACC tries to slow you down going down a hill it first downshifts then uses the brakes as needed.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-31-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 20,728
Posted By CC Brown
The 01/2000 has now showed up for the 6th time. I...

The 01/2000 has now showed up for the 6th time. I had it reset in July. It had about 6500 miles until service. When it went from 3500 to 3400 miles it also pop up the 01/2000. I'll need to take it in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 20,728
Posted By CC Brown
Had my car in for 5th time but went to a new...

Had my car in for 5th time but went to a new dealer. They reset it again and said all looked OK. They didn't seem to know about a new software fix. They did say if it came back it would be fixed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-02-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,450
Posted By CC Brown
As I posted in the F10 forum. Certain serial...

As I posted in the F10 forum. Certain serial number vehicles have this problem. BMW is working on a software fix but it is not out yet. Replacing the instrument cluster, battery, software etc doesn't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-18-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 20,728
Posted By CC Brown
As noted above I have had my car in 4 times and...

As noted above I have had my car in 4 times and they acknowledged there was no fix for my car yet. This problem is not with all cars but cars within a certain Vin number.
The service guy said that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-13-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 20,728
Posted By CC Brown
01/2000

My 2010 535i GT is in for the 4th time for this issue. I just got off the phone with the CA. He says what ever they have been doing such as replacing the instrument cluster does not work. They( BMW) ...
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-18-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 55,332
Posted By CC Brown
Thanks Shawn Took about 2 hrs to download,...

Thanks Shawn
Took about 2 hrs to download, about 1 1/2 hrs to put on USB stick and 1 hour to update.
CCB
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-18-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 614
Views: 55,332
Posted By CC Brown
Shawn Could you also send me the download info....

Shawn
Could you also send me the download info. I have a 20105GT. Looks like TomTom/BMW no longer selling key and Nav file for $245 like last year.
Thanks
CC

PS You have saved me lots of...
Forum: European Delivery 09-04-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,445
Posted By CC Brown
Great report and thanks for the pictures. I now...

Great report and thanks for the pictures. I now know I had Scheinshaxe and also Salzburg Nockerl. I could never remember what the names of this stuff was.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 09-02-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,667
Posted By CC Brown
I have a 2010 GT and also a Tesla in my name-my...

I have a 2010 GT and also a Tesla in my name-my brother actually drives it. He has put 13,000 miles on it in 7 months. It is the best driving and riding car I have seen. They do have a service center...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-02-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By CC Brown
I use the ACC on the road most of the time. I...

I use the ACC on the road most of the time. I don't think that is the problem. I am getting 45,000 miles on rear brakes and it looks like 55,000 on front brakes. Of my 44,000 mies driven I have used...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-29-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,640
Posted By CC Brown
I use voice command all the time. What I found...

I use voice command all the time. What I found was I was speaking too slowly. Speak it as fast as you normally talk or if you are from the South-like me-faster.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-07-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,511
Posted By CC Brown
THERE WAS A HARDWARE CHANGE Sept 2010 to a combox...

THERE WAS A HARDWARE CHANGE Sept 2010 to a combox that allows software updates and bluetooth audio. If you don't have it you cannot do the things you are discussing. To retrofit the combox is about...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,282
Posted By CC Brown
Don't trust your trip computer!! Mine is 10%...

Don't trust your trip computer!!

Mine is 10% high-535i. My sister's is 10% high-328i.

So trip computer says 40mpg really 36mpg. You have to compute when you fill up to know the real story!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 01-21-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,206
Posted By CC Brown
No

No
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-08-2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,674
Posted By CC Brown
http://store.bmwgpsmaps.com/ This is where I...

http://store.bmwgpsmaps.com/

This is where I bought my maps and FSC code. It is a TomTom company authorize by BMW. On that web page is a place to submit map changes.

Close to my house there is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-07-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,674
Posted By CC Brown
Three things I have noticed about the new maps. ...

Three things I have noticed about the new maps.
1. I like the new arrangements of POI. It seems better organized to me plus I found some new places
2. When I looked at traffic it had some local...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-06-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,356
Posted By CC Brown
I have had night view with HUD for 2 1/2 yrs....

I have had night view with HUD for 2 1/2 yrs. Part of the time it didn't work in that it did not identify people. It has been fixed and I did notice a yellow flash in my HUD. It does accurately...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-05-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,674
Posted By CC Brown
BMW/TomTom sent the correct code for the map...

BMW/TomTom sent the correct code for the map update today. It took about 55 minutes to complete the entire process. Much faster than last year with the CD's. I did pay $250 and not $100 but I am...
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