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Old 12-17-2011, 05:30 PM
jims745 jims745 is offline
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02 745i Won't allow me to enter maint. reset function

I have read and performed the procedure to resetting the Maint. values on the idrive system, but am unable to get into the function for resetting the maint. values,,,,, has anyone else ever had a proble like this? how do you reset the values if the computer wont allow me to access the maint reset function?
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Old 12-17-2011, 05:33 PM
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i am trying to reset the milage for the front brake lining. i replaced the brakes about 3 months and 8 thousand miles ago and have had no problems with them at all.... now the message on the idrive says the linings need to be replaced... i just need to be able to get into the maint reset function to do this... but the idrive wont let me.
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Old 12-17-2011, 06:08 PM
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i am trying to reset the milage for the front brake lining. i replaced the brakes about 3 months and 8 thousand miles ago and have had no problems with them at all.... now the message on the idrive says the linings need to be replaced... i just need to be able to get into the maint reset function to do this... but the idrive wont let me.

If you did not replace the brake warning sensor, it might be the problem. If the ckt is open, it thinks it bad!
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