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      09-06-2006, 12:58 AM   #1
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Nice BMW write up about Real Time Traffic...worth a look...

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thanks for the info. I've been wondering if BMW would charge a monthly fee for the real time traffic service, it's awesome to find out they included it in the price of Navigation System
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      09-06-2006, 01:05 AM   #3
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sucks that there's no coverage in Canada!
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i wonder if there is a way to have that Real Time service added on to an already Nav equiped e90?? any ideas? kind alike an ad-on sirius sat tuner?
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      09-06-2006, 01:33 AM   #5
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i wonder if there is a way to have that Real Time service added on to an already Nav equiped e90?? any ideas? kind alike an ad-on sirius sat tuner?
Since it's FM-based I would think/hope that it could be integrated via software but I'm not affiliated with BMW other than as a product owner.
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Since it's FM-based I would think/hope that it could be integrated via software but I'm not affiliated with BMW other than as a product owner.
At first I thought this as well... but then I heard the 07s include two FM tuners with one dedicated to traffic. Atleast, that was mentioned on another thread, so take it for whats it worth.

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oh, this is so good to hear. now the navi is so much more of an everyday thing. glad that $2100 option was put in
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This is very cool, I would love to have this in my e90! No doubt they will charge us for the additional FM receiver and software update :-(
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Very cool. This was the primary reason I ordered the Nav on my 335. I am happy to hear that it will not require an additional monthly charge. That is a pleasant surprise. But it remains to be seen whether the information will be accurate and timely enough to be useful.
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So are they going to do a retrofit?
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Yeah, I want this on my existing E90 NAV!!

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      09-06-2006, 11:35 AM   #12
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this info is awesome. thanks...i wonder if the dvd would work for e90?
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Info regarding Real Time Traffic Info (RTTI)

Autospies has info regarding RTTI...

http://www.autospies.com/news/BMW-ad...vehicles-8294/
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