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      12-13-2012, 07:45 AM   #180
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Originally Posted by BanziBarn View Post
Maybe I'd be better off spending 100 on a S/W update to get 7 digit post codes - not to bothered about having the most up to date maps. I presume my version of the maps will have the post code data on it, but it's just that I can't access it? I have one of the first LCI e90s.
7 digit nav postcodes only appeared in the Map data in late 2010, in line with this BMW also updated the NAV o/s to handle 7 digit postcodes.

So if either your map data or the NAV o/s is pre late 2010 you cannot use 7 digit postcodes.....

as before, if you've had the obd security update, I would expect this to update the integration of the whole car, which would include 7 digits...
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