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Old 01-15-2010, 05:54 PM
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Any weather forecasting on our GPS???

My buddy has a new LS460L and it has a color weather forecast with the week's weather broken into each day showing Hi/Lo and the symbol of the sun, clouds or rain. It's pretty slick. Is my car weather challenged?
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Old 01-15-2010, 09:56 PM
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This is what i get in my F02:

It's under BMW Assist > BMW Search > Weather



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Old 01-16-2010, 07:37 AM
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My buddy has a new LS460L and it has a color weather forecast with the week's weather broken into each day showing Hi/Lo and the symbol of the sun, clouds or rain. It's pretty slick. Is my car weather challenged?
I've seen a Ford Focus that has a weather map overlayed on top of the navigation map. So you could drive "around the storm" I guess?
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Old 01-16-2010, 08:33 AM
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When will we get live radar? Wouldn't that be cool?!
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Old 01-16-2010, 08:33 AM
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This is what i get in my F02:

It's under BMW Assist > BMW Search > Weather



On it thanks..
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Old 01-17-2010, 08:02 AM
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When will we get live radar? Wouldn't that be cool?!
No. It will set off my Escort
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Old 01-17-2010, 01:09 PM
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Yeah, that's good. They'll put a radar transceiver on the hood of your car.
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Old 01-19-2010, 07:19 AM
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Do you have to sign up/pay for a higher level of BMW assist to get this feature?
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Old 01-26-2010, 07:46 PM
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I just did a search while in my car and there was nothing there but call bmw...

So I called and the lady didn't have a clue about it. Does anyone know why I DON'T have it?

Help...
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I just did a search while in my car and there was nothing there but call bmw...

So I called and the lady didn't have a clue about it. Does anyone know why I DON'T have it?

Help...
You have to subscribe to the BMW Convenience Plan (Concierge Plan - $199/yr.) for the BMW Search and Weather functions to work.


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Old 01-28-2010, 10:38 AM
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You da' man.

Link:
http://www.bmwusa.com/Standard/Conte...encePlan.aspx?
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Old 01-28-2010, 02:41 PM
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Did you sign up? I don't see myself using any of the benefits...
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Old 01-28-2010, 05:39 PM
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I'm in the investment industry, having stock quotes would be nice, in addition to the other features. I would like to hear from those who have it to determine its worth.
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Old 01-28-2010, 05:49 PM
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I'm in the investment industry, having stock quotes would be nice, in addition to the other features. I would like to hear from those who have it to determine its worth.
Unfortunately it doesn't give you individual stock quotes - it gives you delayed quotes of the DOW, NASDAQ and S&P 500 indexes.

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Old 01-28-2010, 08:30 PM
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Hmm. That's strange. It appears to be predicting the market. That damn thing is worth its weight in gold.

Ticker says as of 2:29PM, but your clock says 1:30PM. Quick, put in your orders!
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