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      11-15-2011, 09:32 AM   #573
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Me too...I am taking it in Wednesday for the update. I pray they don't lose anything with the upgrade!
Is the update available now? When was the announcement (or was there one at all)? If so I've obviously missed it.....
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I got the same problem. BMW Assist advised to bring the car to the dealer for them to check it out.....double fail.
Yes, I was able to. During delivery the BMW Assist person asked for an email to register the car to (your car will be linked to an email address). Did that happen for you?

The only issue I have is that the "mail" isn't automatic when you start the car, I expected it to prompt with "new mail" or "new destination received". Instead I get a little envelope in the top right, go to office, messages, open the message and it has the destination to add.
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      11-15-2011, 10:54 AM   #575
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Here is mine working.
You are using an iphone right?
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      11-15-2011, 11:16 AM   #576
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You are using an iphone right?
Yes, I have an iPhone 4S. I launch the BMW Connected APP on the phone, connected the white cable to the USB port in the console. Done
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      11-15-2011, 01:12 PM   #577
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Yes, I was able to. During delivery the BMW Assist person asked for an email to register the car to (your car will be linked to an email address). Did that happen for you?

The only issue I have is that the "mail" isn't automatic when you start the car, I expected it to prompt with "new mail" or "new destination received". Instead I get a little envelope in the top right, go to office, messages, open the message and it has the destination to add.
Yes, we did that whole process during delivery. When I was talking to BMW assist, they said they knew of this problem and that I'd have to take it in to get it looked at by the dealer, nothing they can do on their end.
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      11-15-2011, 01:32 PM   #578
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Yes, we did that whole process during delivery. When I was talking to BMW assist, they said they knew of this problem and that I'd have to take it in to get it looked at by the dealer, nothing they can do on their end.
Just wondering whether it is a bmw issue or a google maps issue...
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      11-15-2011, 02:01 PM   #579
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called bmw assist and they said it was a google issue.
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      11-16-2011, 08:51 AM   #580
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      11-16-2011, 12:01 PM   #581
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What do you guys use for your MP3's ?

I use my iphone so far, but I'll consider buying a cheap hard disk to leave it in the glove box ....
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      11-16-2011, 12:10 PM   #582
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What do you guys use for your MP3's ?

I use my iphone so far, but I'll consider buying a cheap hard disk to leave it in the glove box ....
You have a 200GB or something drive IN THE NAV. Just plugin a USB key worth of MP3, AAC, into the USB slot passenger side and import (I think you can import/copy from a burned DVD too, but haven't tried). They should have gone over this with you during delivery.

I'll use my phone for now ( I got the cradle).
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You have a 200GB or something drive IN THE NAV. Just plugin a USB key worth of MP3, AAC, into the USB slot passenger side and import (I think you can import/copy from a burned DVD too, but haven't tried). They should have gone over this with you during delivery.

I'll use my phone for now ( I got the cradle).
I never had the hard drive before so I just have an 80gb ipod and the y-cable. Works great. I guess I could put everything on my ipod in the cars hard drive but i cant imagine how long it would take to transfer. Over 60gb of music.
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      11-16-2011, 01:40 PM   #584
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You have a 200GB or something drive IN THE NAV. Just plugin a USB key worth of MP3, AAC, into the USB slot passenger side and import (I think you can import/copy from a burned DVD too, but haven't tried). They should have gone over this with you during delivery.

I'll use my phone for now ( I got the cradle).
I might be wrong but I think its only 20gb onboard storage? Better off getting a 32gb usb stick and just leave in the car.
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I might be wrong but I think its only 20gb onboard storage? Better off getting a 32gb usb stick and just leave in the car.
lol, you're probably right, my decimal may be off. I'm not using it either since the phone is 64GB
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      11-16-2011, 04:07 PM   #586
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lol, you're probably right, my decimal may be off. I'm not using it either since the phone is 64GB
I just think it would be more convenient with a usb stick/hard drive...I'll see what's on sale at best buy...

For the I'm sorry if sometimes my written english is not perfect.

You know for me it is my secondary language (thought it was obvious) so I'm doing my best...am I soooo bad? And forums are a good way to improve my written english for me as well.
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I just think it would be more convenient with a usb stick/hard drive...I'll see what's on sale at best buy...

For the I'm sorry if sometimes my written english is not perfect.

You know for me it is my secondary language (thought it was obvious) so I'm doing my best...am I soooo bad? And forums are a good way to improve my written english for me as well.
Even on sale at Best Buy, the price is still high. I bought this small usb stick and it works like a charm on my car.

http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/MX34180
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      11-16-2011, 11:34 PM   #588
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Ok, got the car back with the updated idrive. Apps is working now!

Now I'm looking at getting the cradle in the armrest to get the pluggin feature to work.
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      11-17-2011, 02:00 AM   #589
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Ok, got the car back with the updated idrive. Apps is working now!

Now I'm looking at getting the cradle in the armrest to get the pluggin feature to work.
Might have been asked before, which Dealership out of Toronto?
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Might have been asked before, which Dealership out of Toronto?
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Pushed it a little yesterday (dry, +12,5 degrees), and the power is simply insane, even under 4-5K.

But oh my god the suspension is a bit lame...in the onramps you feel it floating...ouch!
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Pushed it a little yesterday (dry, +12,5 degrees), and the power is simply insane, even under 4-5K.

But oh my god the suspension is a bit lame...in the onramps you feel it floating...ouch!
I have to agree about the suspension. It is not as firm and planted as the Sport Suspension on my previous RWD 335i.

I think I felt some bump-steer the other day. Anyone else notice that?
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Took mine back in today and pushed for the software upgrade. Apps is now working with my iphone! However, the bad news is that some a##@ in front of me on the road yesterday bounced some styrofoam out of his truck and across my hood. They managed to buff it out today - thanks! Still love the power, and the early morning exhaust rumble is intoxicating....I seem to find it in DS mode all the time....
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Took mine back in today and pushed for the software upgrade. Apps is now working with my iphone! However, the bad news is that some a##@ in front of me on the road yesterday bounced some styrofoam out of his truck and across my hood. They managed to buff it out today - thanks! Still love the power, and the early morning exhaust rumble is intoxicating....I seem to find it in DS mode all the time....
Damn..I would have lost it!
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