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      01-02-2013, 09:23 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by rich1068 View Post
I believe the sensor coverage is limited at certain angles.
You are probably correct - but right before the car/sensor hit that post it had pretty much all of the angles covered!!!

I wonder what the latency of sensor detect to visual/audiable alert is...?

With my E91 it was very quick. I didn't have iDrive or any other fancy tech so i guess the loop was a little quicker. It wouldn't be too difficult to do a crude test maybe...

I wondered whether i could/should take it up with BMW..? Not too fussed about the cost of it as it's a company car, it's more about the principle of the thing.
Current: 2013 F31 320D M Sport Black, 403M 19", ProNav, Black Leather
Previous: 2013 F30 320D M Sport AW, 403M 19", Bi-Xenon, Black
2005 E91 320D M sport, BSM, Twist 230 19's, Lemon
2002 E46 320i M Sport, Convertible, Titanuim Silver, 19
1998 Lotus Elise 111S, Black