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by Maxwell
15 Sep 2018, 13:10
Forum: General BMW
Topic: Updating map
Replies: 2
Views: 54

Re: Updating map

anywhere between 30 mins and 2 hours, however you can do it while driving and if you stop and switch off it will resume when you restart the car.
by Maxwell
29 Aug 2018, 22:05
Forum: General
Topic: E64 645ci should the boot open and lift automatically?
Replies: 3
Views: 69

Re: E64 645ci should the boot open and lift automatically?

The struts on the e63 can be swapped for stronger ones which will open it however on the e64 that is not an option due to them being shorter because of the cabrio deck lid. The boot emblem should open the boot but only if the roof is fully up/down and locked in position, if you have a red flashing l...
by Maxwell
06 Jul 2018, 18:50
Forum: Electrical
Topic: E91 330d tourer central looking.
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: E91 330d tourer central looking.

No its diversity antenna for sure but you can try a quick test, put the key as close as you can to the diversity antenna (just behind the sharkfin) and try to unlock/lock the car, if it works its 100% the antenna. the diversity antenna can be picked up on Ebay but there are different types so you ne...
by Maxwell
06 Jul 2018, 05:32
Forum: General
Topic: Power steering goes when A/C on
Replies: 4
Views: 179

Re: Power steering goes when A/C on

No I think the new pulley was about £80 from Eurocarparts and took about half an hour to fit
by Maxwell
05 Jul 2018, 17:42
Forum: General
Topic: Power steering goes when A/C on
Replies: 4
Views: 179

Re: Power steering goes when A/C on

Crankshaft pulley for definite, happened on our X5 which has same engine
by Maxwell
01 Jul 2018, 05:48
Forum: BMWE Meets & Events 2018
Topic: BMW Show Santa Pod 2018 July 7th/8th
Replies: 109
Views: 6457

Re: BMW Show Santa Pod 2018 July 7th/8th

Got DTV in the car :d
by Maxwell
25 Jun 2018, 10:33
Forum: Projects
Topic: Sam's Black Beast E46 330ci Vert
Replies: 231
Views: 24782

Re: Sam's Black Beast E46 330ci Vert

Gimme a shout if you need help coding the car for xenons
by Maxwell
23 Jun 2018, 07:46
Forum: BMW 4 Series Forum
Topic: Service History I Drive
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: Service History I Drive

Just reset it on the car, BMW really don't give 2 hoots about the MOT inspection which is why they allow you to reset it yourself through I Drive, its just there as a reminder to the driver. Just for info, the MD uploads service information when they have carried out the work to the BMW servers in G...
by Maxwell
19 Jun 2018, 18:23
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Key fob not opening car E61
Replies: 14
Views: 797

Re: Key fob not opening car E61

diversity antenna for sure
by Maxwell
16 Jun 2018, 08:23
Forum: Electrical
Topic: 330D dreaded severed wire issue.
Replies: 7
Views: 389

Re: 330D dreaded severed wire issue.

Just use 1.0mm in the closest colours, you will struggle to find the correct colour at a reasonable price, personally I would just pull a bit more through and join the original wires unless you need more than a couple of inches. Also solder and heatshrink sleeve the joints as its far more reliable l...

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