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Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 05-12-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,130
Posted By larrylotus
Ooops sorry. For some reason, I was never...

Ooops sorry.

For some reason, I was never notified of your replies.

If it's not too late : yes it is still available and the part number is 84.21-2 351 307-01

Thanks !
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-11-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By larrylotus
UPDATE MAY 2016 : By changing the first byte (80)...

UPDATE MAY 2016 : By changing the first byte (80) to a smaller Hex number, the BLINKER volume decreases. In my case, I have programmed "30".

The complete entry is now :"Werte=30, A0, C0, FF"
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-26-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,821
Posted By larrylotus
I posted the info on another thread and was able...

I posted the info on another thread and was able to completely turn off the blinker sound on my 2013 F10.

https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=883343

Ideally, I just wanted to...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-25-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By larrylotus
2013 F10 : Coded blinker volume to OFF

I don't like the fake mechanical sound of the blinker. Especially while I am talking on the phone and people comment about it being loud...

I was looking for a way to lower the volume. I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-25-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
Which kit are you looking at if I may ask ? Would...

Which kit are you looking at if I may ask ? Would there be a catalog number at tirerack ? Just curious because I really wanted to do this (17 inches) but ended up installing Toyo's (non-RFT) sized...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-25-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
Make really sure that these after market wheels...

Make really sure that these after market wheels will fit. Most will fit on a 528. But because of the size of the front brake calipers, my garage couldn't find any that didn't rub on them...I have a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-23-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
Well I surrendered : ended up installing 18 inch...

Well I surrendered : ended up installing 18 inch snow tires on my existing wheels. The tire shop tried many 17 inch non-BMW wheels and they all rubbed on the front brake calipers. (Rear were OK). I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-21-2015, 03:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By larrylotus
Yes and you will have to do that everytime you...

Yes and you will have to do that everytime you have connected your phone via USB. Very annoying "feature"...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-17-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
I wanted a second set of wheels for an easier...

I wanted a second set of wheels for an easier swap in fall and spring. And I already own 17 inch snow tires that are almost new...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-17-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
Ok thanks, glad to know that 17 inch wheels will...

Ok thanks, glad to know that 17 inch wheels will fit on a 535...I mistakenly bought some used 17 inch oem wheels today, model 159, BMW part number 36116775597, only to find out that they rub slightly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-16-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By larrylotus
2013 535xi 17 inch wheel size (for snow) ?

My summer wheels are 18 inches. Wishing to go one size down for winter. I am receiving conflicting information from 2 separate tire shops. They claim that because of the size of the caliper, 17 inch...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 11-06-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,130
Posted By larrylotus
FS: iPhone 5 Snap-in adapter

Used in my 2013 X3, I now have an iPhone 6. Will sell for $100 OBO. Buyer pays shipping, I am from eastern Canada. Paypal payments only. Thanks !
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-05-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,018
Posted By larrylotus
I was scared there for a while : end-of-lease,...

I was scared there for a while : end-of-lease, returning my X3 next week. I thus decided to VO-code the car, so that everything is back to factory defaults. I did this while the engine was running...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-13-2013, 04:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,794
Posted By larrylotus
iOS7 and connected drive

2013 X3 (F25) & iPhone 5S running iOS7 : could not get text messaging to show up on screen. I deleted the BMW from the iPhone's bluetooth menu and turned off the phone (important !). Also deleted...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-15-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 16,956
Posted By larrylotus
iPhone 5 Snap-In Adapter and Connectivity Update.

Info received today...applicable for Canada, possibly North America.

April 15, 2013

Aftersales ConnectedDrive

Due to the technical differences between the iPhone 4 and the iPhone 5,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-08-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,173
Posted By larrylotus
Good comment, I also have noticed the same timing...

Good comment, I also have noticed the same timing change on the turn signals. The green dashboard indicators are also out of sync with the exterior leds...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-04-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,173
Posted By larrylotus
Ok, here are two videos, one in daytime (four way...

Ok, here are two videos, one in daytime (four way flashers) , the other at night (left turn). This last one is not perfect, the angel eyes appear very bright. Anyway, it gives a good idea.
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-05-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,173
Posted By larrylotus
For the red ones, I bought 4 of these (brake +...

For the red ones, I bought 4 of these (brake + rear turn signals) :
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-21-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,173
Posted By larrylotus
Update : installed amber 60 SMD led's front and...

Update : installed amber 60 SMD led's front and rear turn signal. And red ones for the brake lights. I find that the rear amber turn signal led's behind the red lens are not bright enough. I will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-19-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,876
Posted By larrylotus
I have re-coded both the cabin button and keyFOB...

I have re-coded both the cabin button and keyFOB "close" options. And I use it regularly. Haven't harmed anyone yet ;-)
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-16-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,173
Posted By larrylotus
Same comment here...could not find the 48 smd's

Same comment here...could not find the 48 smd's
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-11-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,826
Posted By larrylotus
Don't like the heated steering switch position :...

Don't like the heated steering switch position : out of sight (lower left under the steering column).
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-31-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 568
Posted By larrylotus
Intermittent blinker clicker

2013 F25 28i : The lights are all flashing fine (turn or hazard) but the "clicker" is sometimes muted !?

Is the sound coming from an electromechanical relay or from a speaker ? Would anyone know...
Forum: General BMW Questions 12-26-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,433
Posted By larrylotus
New software update with BMW ConnectedDrive (UPD01006)

Can be found here after validating compatibility with VIN:

http://www.bmw.com/com/en/owners/navigation/bluetooth/bluetooth_software_update_vin.jsp

Software update information :
...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-17-2012, 05:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,775
Posted By larrylotus
Hi, same here. I also am trying to reduce the...

Hi, same here. I also am trying to reduce the notorious german car speedometer overestimation error. On my 2013 F25 X3, it's about +3-4%. I am sure that it must be a simple and hidden coding...
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