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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-24-2017, 02:58 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 16,301
Posted By mrashton
I looked into this further yesterday and it is...

I looked into this further yesterday and it is the same for NBT and CIC. The Gracenote database is only used when importing a CD that contains the original TOC. Maybe for NBT this now also includes...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-23-2017, 07:51 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 16,301
Posted By mrashton
The Gracenote database uses the TOC found on an...

The Gracenote database uses the TOC found on an original music CD to identify the Album and track details. Neither a home written cd compilation nor songs in MP3 format written to a USB stick will...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-21-2017, 03:46 PM
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Posted By mrashton
Hi Shawn, I'd appreciate a link to the...

Hi Shawn,

I'd appreciate a link to the latest ESYS and PSdZData_Full software please.

Thank you.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-21-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 16,301
Posted By mrashton
The GNDB is only used when importing CDs to the...

The GNDB is only used when importing CDs to the internal Hard drive of the vehicle to populate song titles. It shouldn't interfere with your USB stick loaded with songs and played through the car's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2017, 04:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 425
Posted By mrashton
This sounds like a software issue and you...

This sounds like a software issue and you possibly need a dealer to update the car? Did it work previously and suddenly became unavailable?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2017, 04:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 641
Posted By mrashton
I would take the car to a wheel refurbishment...

I would take the car to a wheel refurbishment specialist and get a second opinion before the major cash outlay. I would think the only way to check for a buckled wheel is for the dealer to have...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-20-2017, 01:57 AM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 470,377
Posted By mrashton
Duplicate post.

Duplicate post.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-20-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 4,411
Views: 238,410
Posted By mrashton
Hi, I'd appreciate a link to the latest ISTA...

Hi, I'd appreciate a link to the latest ISTA version please.

Thank you.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-19-2017, 04:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 522
Posted By mrashton
You need to look at the specific settings for...

You need to look at the specific settings for your car. It doesn't matter what the industry is doing but it does matter what BMW specify as the tolerances for your specific vehicle. This is why they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-28-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By mrashton
It all depends on the engine fitted to your car,...

It all depends on the engine fitted to your car, in 2010 and early 2011 it was the N57 3.0 and later in 2011 it was replaced by the N47 2.0. The driveshafts were changed at the same time. Take a look...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-31-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2,314
Views: 146,380
Posted By mrashton
Hi Shawn, Could you send me the link for: ...

Hi Shawn,

Could you send me the link for:

Road Map Europe (West) Premium (for CIC) 2017-1

Thanks for helping once again.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 10-23-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4,411
Views: 238,410
Posted By mrashton
Hi Reclaimer Do you have access to a version...

Hi Reclaimer

Do you have access to a version of ISTA/D newer than 3.56.14 please?

Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-21-2016, 04:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 536
Posted By mrashton
From the picture in your first post, look at the...

From the picture in your first post, look at the bottom right hand corner and you'll see the button to "Calculate Test Plan". Press it.
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 10-20-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,453
Posted By mrashton
PM me your VIN and I'll look it up on ISTA.

PM me your VIN and I'll look it up on ISTA.
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 10-20-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,816
Posted By mrashton
See my post:...

See my post: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=9886236&postcount=22

They changed a few more parts on mine the first time including the spring pad shown on your quote. The creaking...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-20-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,749
Posted By mrashton
I may be missing something but in your previous...

I may be missing something but in your previous post you say that if you turn everything off in the cabin the noise goes away. I assume this means you pressed the snowflake button to turn off the...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 10-20-2016, 04:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,382
Posted By mrashton
This is how the solution is designed to be used....

This is how the solution is designed to be used. The BMW factory crash bar is replaced by the towbar using the same fixing points and offering a towbar and the crash protection. If you buy the...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 10-20-2016, 03:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,716
Posted By mrashton
I have an F45 2AT which shares its chassis with...

I have an F45 2AT which shares its chassis with the F48 X1. The structure of the front suspension is also similar so here is my experience and I hope it helps someone.

I bought the car as a BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-20-2016, 01:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,689
Posted By mrashton
I've had it a couple of times and always after...

I've had it a couple of times and always after the car had been stationery in the garage for around 3 weeks with no use. The car just goes into battery saving mode I believe if it discharges to a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-19-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,749
Posted By mrashton
Your F10 is newer than my F11 but I had a...

Your F10 is newer than my F11 but I had a whistling noise for quite a while on mine and it too went away when I turned off the aircon. It was driving me mad as I'm quite sensitive to those odd cabin...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-14-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By mrashton
I think it was just bad luck timing and probably...

I think it was just bad luck timing and probably unrelated to your transfer case replacement. I looked at the condenser that they took off my car and after 6 years it had quite a lot of corrosion and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-14-2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By mrashton
The price you were quoted is mad. I paid 278...

The price you were quoted is mad. I paid 278 here in the UK to have BMW replace my condenser and return a fully working air con system. I was going to do it myself, getting an indi to purge the...
Forum: X1 F48 (2016 - current) 08-04-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,213
Posted By mrashton
Hi, I use a 64GB USB stick with a an extract of...

Hi, I use a 64GB USB stick with a an extract of my iTunes library complete with my selected playlists and it works very well. I can select playlists or select folders and it is all displayed on the...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 08-04-2016, 12:33 AM
Replies: 4,411
Views: 238,410
Posted By mrashton
Good morning, Please PM me the link to the...

Good morning,
Please PM me the link to the latest ISTA package.
Thank you very much.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-20-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By mrashton
Yes, I had the same error on mine a couple of...

Yes, I had the same error on mine a couple of months ago. I could see which side's camera was at fault by pressing the side view camera button and watching the display which flashed up quickly and...
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