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  1. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello, I have just installed an electrically pivoting trailer tow hitch (option 3ac I believe) How do I code this correctly into my car? I have installed it with instructions from local dealer and a retrofit kit with oem harness and modules. I have used e-sys before but am a novice e-sys'er 😅
  2. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi all! I have an F11 with the active grill shutters built in. Everything was fine for a long time, but recently I noticed, that the shutters started to malfunction. They are actuated fine, so the car can open them and close them, but it decides to close them most of the time resulting in no...
  3. 5 Series
    Hello, I'm new to the forum as I've purchased an F11 5 series a few months ago. I've got this issue with it lately where start/stop stops the engine when I'm waiting at a stoplight, but it automatically restarts it after 15-20s (more if I turn off AC and other electrics) and then won't stop...
  4. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi, I need to replace the wiper blades on my F11. Since I bought the car, there has been the problem that the windshield wipers just start wiping every now and then, even though the automatic is off. I think more often when it's hot outside. Sometimes only once, sometimes it's even impossible...
  5. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi everyone. I have a problem which has been driving me crazy for a couple of weeks now. I had the classic sinking back end on my F11, a few weeks ago. I replaced the airbag, (I replaced the right one 2 years ago and all was fine) and it pumped up fine. However, overnight, it seemed to sink and...
  6. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello, I have a 2011 520d F11 Msport on 130k miles. I'm having intermittent gearbox issues and wondered if anyone could help? The car has been with BMW for a week and had a wiring loom and insulation replaced that had been melted by the exhaust and was thought to be the issue. It also had a...
  7. BMW Coding and Programming
    Hey guys, I have rungergeladen me this: LINK When reading out I get the following message: Connection to the car everything works, but apparently I am missing the SDP data to code?! I would like to change my injectors and code :/ Someone has an idea how I get rid of this error or do I...
  8. General BMW Questions
    Recent father to 2 boys has made me incredibly happy. My pride and joy F11 15 MSport since manu and have always felt privileged to drive such a comfortable ( rally) car and now with bringing 2 boys home from mat hospital with space for the dog I am chuffed and appreciative of the car we have...
  9. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello Everyone, I know that topic about driving assistant has been discussed many times, but i did not found solution for my case, so hope that more experienced users share a bit your knowledge. Well, my F11 pre-LCI (10.2012) has been successfully retrofitted with KaFAS2, including SLI...
  10. 5 Series
    Hi everyone? I have a F11 with standard springs. With 20” the car is very high. I am looking for a option to lower the car a bit. One of my friends had the same issue with his F10 and went for the Eibach Pro springs. He is very happy. The only thing I am afraid of is that itstill be too high...
  11. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi guys i just bought a F11, which does have many scratches on the tailgate glass/back window. This is really annoying, and I want to know if changing the whole tailgate is a easy DIY or the glass can be replaced? Cant find any instructions..
  12. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi guys I have a beautifull F11 2016. The car is equiped with Msport but for some reason the previous owner removed the msport suspension and decided to go for the standard suspension. What I am looking to do now is to find out if the upgrade to Msport is a small cost or a very big one. Does...
  13. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi guys, I was retrofitting rear view camera to my F11 and removed the tailgate trim attached to the post here. Now I am struggling to put it back. If I fit it on one side, it gets too big on the other side. Any help? Thankfull for any help.
  14. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hey! Recently bought myself a BMW 530d xDrive 2011. Everything on the car is great, and i really love the car! The one thing that is "wrong" with the car, is that when you use the top view camera function, de left side of the car on the screen is very bluish in color. You can still see, but...
  15. BMW Coding and Programming
    Hi to all, I have some problem. In short, I changed TMS in my headlight unit because of water damage (lamp cracked), and I put used headlight (BIX) and put inside headlight unit used TMS. All working well, but I have error "Headlight vertical aim control failure" and when I turno on my car...
  16. BMW Coding and Programming
    Hi, I'm wanting to update the maps in my 2014 F11 (HU_CHAMP2) from Europe MOVE 2014-1 to Europe MOVE 2019. I successfully generated an FSC using Jagaer's generator and a .fsc file pulled from the car via E-sys. I started the update and the FSC was accepted but I stupidly interrupted the update...
  17. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    I got a good deal on BMW 608 19" (F8.5 ET38, R9.5 ET48) X3 brand new wheels but do anyone know if it fits on F10/F11? From a rough glance I think it will sit ok on the car but I am not sure about the fitment whether it'll intrude or extrude over the stock 18" wheels Thank you in advance for any...
  18. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi :) I've got a crappy CIC today, and I want a NBT again, like my last BMW. I found this on Ebay. The ad says "PLUG AND PLAY IS AVAILABLE FOR THE CARS STARNING FROM 2012-7 YEAR RELEASE". I asked him what to do with my car, it's produced 2011-08-24. He said it still was plug and play, but I...
  19. Cars - Private Party
    Here we have my F11 2011 BMW 520D M Sport £8600 ono. I have a mini blog going (via my username, what have you done today etc) But I need a smaller car and want a 3.0 6 pot. It is advertised on Ebay (full of choppers) and Autotrader. It has the usual equipment but with added shadow line...
  20. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi, I have 2011 F11 with KAFAS camera (no HBA from factory). I was able to (FDL) code HBA since I have SLI, but the high beams are constantly blinding other drivers. Some times the high beams are turned off only 20-30m before oncoming car. Currently I have no HBA stalk, but I plan to retrofit...
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