F30POST
F30POST
2012-2015 BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum (F30 / F32) | F30POST > Technical Forums > Navigation, iDrive, Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Phone, Cameras, Electronics > Sat Nav arrival time
GTB Performance
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-28-2012, 04:56 PM   #1
Bmwphile
Private First Class
 
Drives: 2012 F30 328i Auto
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Melbourne

Posts: 183
iTrader: (0)

Sat Nav arrival time

I am noticing that the arrival time suggested by the sat-nav is wildly optimistic. Has anyone else noticed this and is there a fix?

Thanks in advance
__________________
BMWphile
2012 F30 328i Mineral Grey, Auto, Sportline, Sunroof, BiXenon, Headlight washers
Bmwphile is offline   Australia
0
Reply With Quote
      05-29-2012, 01:36 PM   #2
arnsbrae
Lieutenant
 
arnsbrae's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW 520d
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: United Kingdom

Posts: 508
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bmwphile View Post
I am noticing that the arrival time suggested by the sat-nav is wildly optimistic. Has anyone else noticed this and is there a fix?

Thanks in advance
Actually, yes there is. Drive faster.

Seriously, though that is interesting. My 520d E60 is always quite pessimistic and the predicted arrival time gets quite a bit sooner (half an hour on a 2.5 hour trip) as I bomb along.

Is there anything in the F30 parameters that will let you alter default highway speeds (like some portable units)?
__________________
August 2012 F10 520d SE sport automatic, Jet Black, Oyster\Black Leather, light ash wood trim, Professional media/ navigation, mobile apps, Internet, DAB radio.
arnsbrae is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:52 AM.




f30post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST