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      03-18-2012, 10:25 AM   #243
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In the USA, for the base 328i, the alarm system is a $400 option.

So does that mean if you don't get it, your car doesn't have the blinking red clown nose underneath the rear mirror?
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      03-18-2012, 10:43 AM   #244
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Another question, is it possible to get a "delete sunroof" option for the F30 335i in the USA?

Previously BMW offered it with the 335is coupe. It was code ZDM.

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      03-18-2012, 01:35 PM   #245
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Do the mirrors fold when u hold the Lock button on the key fob while locking the car( Like F10 does ) ? Thanks.
Nothing in the owners manual to suggest this happens. I'm keen to know too.

Anyone? :
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      03-26-2012, 01:23 PM   #246
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What do you reckon this is ?





The hard-drive ?
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      03-26-2012, 09:23 PM   #247
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Hey guys I have a question that's been bothering me quite a bit now...

Is there a difference between the M Adaptive Suspension and the M Performance Suspension?

I was planning on getting the M Performance Suspension (which will lower my car) and the M Performance Brakes (in red) for my new order but I'm confused with all the wording. What's the difference between M SPORTS, M ADAPTIVE and M PERFORMANCE? They all have the letter "M" in them...

Also when will the M Performance Suspension and M Performance Brakes be available here in Canada?

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      03-27-2012, 09:25 AM   #248
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In the USA, for the base 328i, the alarm system is a $400 option.

So does that mean if you don't get it, your car doesn't have the blinking red clown nose underneath the rear mirror?
on the E90 it's there but it doesn't blink if you don't have the alarm

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Nothing in the owners manual to suggest this happens. I'm keen to know too.

Anyone? :
also with the E90 you can have the car coded so the mirrors fold when you hit the lock button
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      03-27-2012, 10:11 AM   #249
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Nothing in the owners manual to suggest this happens. I'm keen to know too.

Anyone? :
You need to hold the lock button to fold them remotely.
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      03-27-2012, 05:00 PM   #250
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What do you reckon this is ?





The hard-drive ?
That's the flux capacitor.
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      03-27-2012, 06:03 PM   #251
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In the USA, for the base 328i, the alarm system is a $400 option.

So does that mean if you don't get it, your car doesn't have the blinking red clown nose underneath the rear mirror?
The clown nose is still there on the mirror, but it is clear, and has no function that I can determine.
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      03-28-2012, 08:15 AM   #252
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The clown nose is still there on the mirror, but it is clear, and has no function that I can determine.
Without automatic dimming (?) of the mirror(s) you get the red nose without LED inside it. You turn the nose to dim the mirror. With automatic dimming there is no red nose unless you have an alarm.
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      04-25-2012, 03:28 PM   #253
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BMW Apps or not / Adapter question

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Yes, that's right. The alternative is to get both 6NL and 6NF as you'd then be able to put your iPhone into the snap-in adapter (better reception through car antenna) and play music/video at the same time.


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There appears to be a hundred threads on this and in the interest of time I figured I'd throw this out there vs. reading through 500 pages.

Do you need BMW Apps for your iPhone to interface with the Nav? I'd like to save the $800 bucks since you have to add the BMW assist as well.

For the adapter I assume you can't have a case of any sort on your phone? I do like the idea of better reception via the antenna. Does anyone use pandora, etc through the phone?

I'll search a few more minutes and see if I find my answer.
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      04-25-2012, 05:27 PM   #254
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This is my current understanding:

without Apps or Assist
- BT phone support is standard
- You can control/play music from iphone but need Y-cable and don't think you get album art, etc.

with BMW Assist
- You can use Apple cable only and have head unit decode MP3 files
- You get better UI and can see album art, etc.
- You can stream music via BT without a cable
- with a snap-in adapter: you can get video out from iphone and use cat antenna

with Assist and Apps
- You can use BMW apps as ric124 describes
- You can email addresses to Nav (if you have Nav)
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      04-30-2012, 03:59 PM   #255
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Without automatic dimming (?) of the mirror(s) you get the red nose without LED inside it. You turn the nose to dim the mirror. With automatic dimming there is no red nose unless you have an alarm.
I have a white/grey nose with red LED on my auto-dim mirror. Don't like it, was hoping for a 5-serie like solution because there is really no reason for putting such a big LED under my auto dimming rear view mirror.

But what ever, the car is awesome
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      05-01-2012, 01:56 PM   #256
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I have a white/grey nose with red LED on my auto-dim mirror. Don't like it, was hoping for a 5-serie like solution because there is really no reason for putting such a big LED under my auto dimming rear view mirror.

But what ever, the car is awesome
But your car has an alarm? My E90 doesn't have the led thing, no alarm but auto dimming.
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      05-08-2012, 04:42 PM   #257
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But your car has an alarm? My E90 doesn't have the led thing, no alarm but auto dimming.
Yes, it has alarm.
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      05-14-2012, 09:32 PM   #258
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so is the latest pricing sheet correct? no sports suspension after all for the xDrive models?
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