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Old 08-26-2008, 07:25 AM
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535i M-Sport ED May 2011
Location: Raleigh, NC
 
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V1 and Mirror Compass Interaction?

I hardwired my V1 detector just above and to the right of my rear
view mirror with the remote display in the ashtray.

Recently I have noticed that the compass has been giving wrong readings,
such as "N" when I am clearly driving SW (straight road for several miles in
that direction) then switching to a new value (sometimes accurate) when I
make a reasonable turn.

I haven't tried taking down the V1 for a longer run and/or recalibrating the
compass again (I had to calibrate after ED re-delivery.)

Just wondered if anyone else had seen any interference. (More of a nuisance
than anything else as I rarely use the compass heading at all.)
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