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      05-06-2012, 11:50 AM   #199
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When I lock the car I hold down the remote locking button for a few seconds and mirrors fold in. However windows stay open ? In my old E46 and E53 windows and sunroof would close automatically while keeping the lock button pressed. Why can't I close the windows from the key fob while locking ?
you have to hold down on the door handle.
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you have to hold down on the door handle.
I don't have comfort access option.
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      05-07-2012, 10:10 PM   #201
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Instead of the blue ECO bar



You can keep the MPG gauge that is normally displayed

Anyone got an idea on how to change the ECO pro gauge from blank blue to MPG gauge like how this guy is talking about?

I dug into the settings and no luck.

Also, do we have a "BKM" (best known method) for lowering the headrests all the way down?
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      05-07-2012, 10:14 PM   #202
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Anyone got an idea on how to change the ECO pro gauge from blank blue to MPG gauge like how this guy is talking about?
He simply placed the car in sport+, it was not in eco pro mode any more
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When I lock the car I hold down the remote locking button for a few seconds and mirrors fold in. However windows stay open ? In my old E46 and E53 windows and sunroof would close automatically while keeping the lock button pressed. Why can't I close the windows from the key fob while locking ?
You're probably in the same boat as us North Americans then. It just doesn't work. I'm hoping that eventually there'll be a mod to do this.
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      05-08-2012, 12:06 AM   #204
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These are the two buttons I was referring to.
We have a solution to the headrest problem. Details here:
http://www.f30post.com/forums/showpo...2&postcount=25

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      05-08-2012, 09:23 AM   #205
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We have a solution to the headrest problem. Details here:
http://www.f30post.com/forums/showpo...2&postcount=25

Nice find. So they made the part with the button on the wrong side then?
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      05-08-2012, 10:25 AM   #206
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Anyone got an idea on how to change the ECO pro gauge from blank blue to MPG gauge like how this guy is talking about?

I dug into the settings and no luck.

Also, do we have a "BKM" (best known method) for lowering the headrests all the way down?
1 Settings

2 Info Display

3 ECO PRO info off
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      05-09-2012, 12:25 PM   #207
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3 ECO PRO info off
Ok, thanks. I'll give it a try.
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      05-09-2012, 12:59 PM   #208
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You're probably in the same boat as us North Americans then. It just doesn't work. I'm hoping that eventually there'll be a mod to do this.
This is really stupid I think. I can make my windows go up and down by pressing the lock button in my 2002 E46 and 2003 E53. How come they make such a mistake in 2012 ? Unbelievable. Hope it can be fixed with a software upgrade or smt.
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This is really stupid I think. I can make my windows go up and down by pressing the lock button in my 2002 E46 and 2003 E53. How come they make such a mistake in 2012 ? Unbelievable. Hope it can be fixed with a software upgrade or smt.
Except I don't think it's a mistake, I think it's intentional. Someone suggested it might be due to litigation concerns.
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Does anyone know if you can put anything in the first digital-display under the first gauge (speedometer) like the second one? Or is that a RTFM? haha
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Does anyone know if you can put anything in the first digital-display under the first gauge (speedometer) like the second one? Or if
No. There is no screen under that. It is just empty. Wish there was a screen there as well.
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Does anyone know if you can put anything in the first digital-display under the first gauge (speedometer) like the second one? Or is that a RTFM? haha
that's not a digital screen
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No. There is no screen under that. It is just empty. Wish there was a screen there as well.
Oh, what stupid. That really makes no sense at all
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Oh, what stupid. That really makes no sense at all
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Ok, thanks. I'll give it a try.
Confirmed. This works...I love it. It says "ECO Pro" but the gauge is now MPG rather than that dumbed down blue gauge. Thanks!
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      05-11-2012, 07:49 AM   #216
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Comfort Access hands-free trunk opening

When the car is unlocked, stand near center of trunk. Move foot under rear bumper and immediately pull it back. Trunk opens. Took me a few tries to get this to work every time. My salesman showed me this at delivery last week.
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      05-11-2012, 09:16 AM   #217
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Does the heads up display show street name (in navigation) or just turn left/right in 50m?
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      05-11-2012, 09:43 AM   #218
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Does the heads up display show street name (in navigation) or just turn left/right in 50m?
turn left/right in 50m
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Odd. I also get street names.
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Odd. I also get street names.
I get street names too, you pay additional $150 and get to tell the speed limit as well
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