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      07-01-2011, 09:50 AM   #221
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so my car's an 08 325i and i have the idrive nav system, have never updated and dont really use it but want to update it incase we need it and for speed cameras :P
can anyone help me out, how do you update it and how do you know which version you have?

also looked at the Garmin 3790T posted by cloudyday for my old car but it seems to have bad reviews, can anyone recommend a decent gps with camera notifications?

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      07-01-2011, 10:38 AM   #222
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so my car's an 08 325i and i have the idrive nav system, have never updated and dont really use it but want to update it incase we need it and for speed cameras :P
can anyone help me out, how do you update it and how do you know which version you have?
If it's a pre Sep 2008 build, then you have a DVD based navigation. Just eject the DVD disk from the drive to see what version it is.

If it's post Sep 2008, then it's Hard Drive based (for Professional - not sure about Business). You can find the version thru iDrive.

There's also 2 versions, Business or Professional. You can verify by the size of the screen (6.5" for Biz, 8.8" widescreen for Pro).

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      07-02-2011, 06:47 AM   #223
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If it's a pre Sep 2008 build, then you have a DVD based navigation. Just eject the DVD disk from the drive to see what version it is.

If it's post Sep 2008, then it's Hard Drive based (for Professional - not sure about Business). You can find the version thru iDrive.

There's also 2 versions, Business or Professional. You can verify by the size of the screen (6.5" for Biz, 8.8" widescreen for Pro).
ok so mines dvd, and its a biz version im guess
08 325i pre lci, would anyone have a disc i can buy, plz pm me, thanks!

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      07-03-2011, 02:53 AM   #224
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ok so mines dvd, and its a biz version im guess
08 325i pre lci, would anyone have a disc i can buy, plz pm me, thanks!
Check here http://www.navigationau.com/
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      07-22-2011, 01:05 AM   #225
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i think i have v14, does anyone know thats the latest? I tried to go to the whereis web site to see if they have a new one and guess what they have some sort of agreement with BMW . there are no details just a reference sayign to go to your local BMW dealer.

Well i for one will be spanked silly before I pay $500 for a $20 cd. now i think of it i could pay the 500 and get a silly spanking
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      10-15-2011, 05:59 PM   #226
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I am still using the V13 for my Professional Navigation. Any kind soul can assist in getting a V16 here in Melbourne?
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      10-16-2011, 06:02 AM   #227
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V16 Business would also be greatly appreciated
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I am still using the V13 for my Professional Navigation. Any kind soul can assist in getting a V16 here in Melbourne?
+1 I'm still using the Professional Navigation V13 for our X5, does anyone in Sydney has a newer version? If not, does anyone know where I could buy a copy without getting raped by the dealer?
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      10-16-2011, 08:27 AM   #229
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I am still using the V13 for my Professional Navigation. Any kind soul can assist in getting a V16 here in Melbourne?
For Professional 2010 (v16?) maps, go back to post #205...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?p=9762105

You have to Register to see the links for the download. Business 2010 maps are also available at the same site.
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      10-16-2011, 09:00 AM   #230
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Thanks. I've just updated the latest maps on our X5, it is working perfectly fine!!

Let me know if anyone else need a copy
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      10-16-2011, 06:28 PM   #231
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Thanks. I've just updated the latest maps on our X5, it is working perfectly fine!!

Let me know if anyone else need a copy
Did you download from the link above? Does it have the school zones etc??? I think I got it but It seems a little slower (I burnt to a cd) than the dvd I have and I don't see any difference.

It could be I am a little slow and need to change some setting on the iDrive?
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      10-16-2011, 11:34 PM   #232
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well I think this is the old version with a map database some time around 2008/09. Anyone know what the current version is and I will keep looking
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      10-16-2011, 11:39 PM   #233
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unfortunately no school zones etc..it tells you the nearest fuel servos though. not sure whether this is the latest one, but i'm happy with it as it doesn't cost $$$.
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      10-17-2011, 12:26 AM   #234
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The business one from the site are 2009 with a lot of roads missing or shown as to be constructed. Still an improvement from V13 especially considering it didn't cost. I also experienced a slight lag of approx 2-3 seconds when selecting address information, but otherwise once address is keyed in works fine.
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      10-18-2011, 06:42 AM   #235
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For Professional 2010 (v16?) maps, go back to post #205...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?p=9762105

You have to Register to see the links for the download. Business 2010 maps are also available at the same site.
Thanks mate! It works!
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      10-18-2011, 01:06 PM   #236
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Yes it does but still an old version 3 years old I suspect
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      10-19-2011, 08:33 AM   #237
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True. It seems the updates stop at V16 unless we buy a new car.
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      10-19-2011, 02:17 PM   #238
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True. It seems the updates stop at V16 unless we buy a new car.
Yeh that was my first thought. Hope a member would buy new car and kindly upload the nab DVD. The only problem is the new cars are hdd not DVD
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Yeh that was my first thought. Hope a member would buy new car and kindly upload the nab DVD. The only problem is the new cars are hdd not DVD
Moral behind the story. Do not rely on in-car navigation. Once the car is more than 5 years old...maps are outdated and manufacturers will not bother about outdated models. Get a Garmin!!
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Moral behind the story. Do not rely on in-car navigation. Once the car is more than 5 years old...maps are outdated and manufacturers will not bother about outdated models. Get a Garmin!!
What and lose the integration

And have a poxy suction cap on the windscreen

Ohh hang on I guess with the new 3 series it looks like its stuck on the dash anyway, so could be an option
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What and lose the integration

And have a poxy suction cap on the windscreen

Ohh hang on I guess with the new 3 series it looks like its stuck on the dash anyway, so could be an option
LOL. Yeah the new 3 series looks like it has a portable GPS on the dash...without the suction cups!!

Was wondering if the software for the new lci models with the hard disk navigation can be burned onto a dvd/cd-r. This would be one way to update our maps if it's possible at all. Hmm..
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      02-02-2012, 07:05 PM   #242
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i have bmw version 13, 14 and 15 australia map business navigation (green) discs.
copies for $40 postage included within australia
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Hi,

Am keen to buy your latest version australia map business navigation (green) discs.

Suit E92 325 and i currently have v14.

Let me know if you can help out.

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