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Old 09-23-2012, 12:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Evlengr View Post
I would love to hear a good solid explanation why BMW's system takes so long to reflash their firmware AND why it doesn't take sometimes.

I have yet to work on a system that takes that long. Shoot I can ghost an entire raid array in less time than it takes them to do a single unit. And that is with GPI and GPO settings.
I read somewhere that dealers still use slow telephone modems in their shops for software upgrades. If this is true it would surely explain the time required.
2015 X35D M-sport

2011 335d: sold
2008 535xi: in lease heaven
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