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      05-21-2014, 02:35 AM   #1
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DIY Cruise Control

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This DIY is for F20/F30 with LIM function only mainly non-US car. The DIY will require you to replace multifunction steering wheel switch and VO Code the car.





Link for complete instruction:

http://www.mediafire.com/view/5ircb7...ol_F30_F20.pdf

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      05-21-2014, 09:20 PM   #2
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Very nice DIY! Thanks for sharing.

Damn...F10 Steering Wheel is much easier to take off.
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      02-27-2015, 05:02 AM   #3
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Will give this a go on my M135i
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      09-22-2016, 12:02 PM   #4
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Apologies for resurrecting a thread from the dead but has anyone tried retrofitting Active Cruise Control? I have normal cruise control factory fitted.
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      09-22-2016, 01:43 PM   #5
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Apologies for resurrecting a thread from the dead but has anyone tried retrofitting Active Cruise Control? I have normal cruise control factory fitted.
This is almost impossible because an activation code is needed.
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      09-22-2016, 01:46 PM   #6
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Ahh ok thanks
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      03-21-2017, 03:15 AM   #7
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hi guys, sorry to revive an old post.
I just bought an F30 from BMW with a premium selection warranty (CPO in US) in Germany.
I am still waiting on the dealer to do the inspection, but as soon as I get the car I would like to install the CC in it, as it only has the LIM button.
My biggest concern is the 2y warranty, as I do not want to use it.
Would the dealer be able to detect that I have added the CC ?
I am planning on removing the CC and the required coding every time I go to the dealer, but I am not sure if BMW will be able to still detect that I had fiddled with the coding and VO.

Anyone has any idea about this?
I will probably try to code a few more things, and before going to the dealer to remove everything added by me just so they can not find a reason to cancel my warranty. On my E46 I know I was able to just use an initial backup to code the car back, but I am not sure if it is the same for the F30.

Thanks.
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      03-23-2017, 05:26 AM   #8
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Removing everything before turning in to the dealer is absolutely ok.
I turn it in with coding now, because I don't want to hassle with it. He'll not notice such a little change.
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      03-23-2017, 05:40 AM   #9
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Danke.
I was just a bit scared.
Bought the car specially for the premium selection warranty (also price was a bit lower than privates in my region) and the first six months I have also the no hassle warranty.
I really don't want to loose it, as it's nice to have
Coming from someone who is in Germany (and probably german) is really helpful.
Car is awesome, but I really want the CC. Who orders HUD, NBT, leather and connected but not CC?
I've already got my cable and I'm looking now for Esys (if you have a working one I would be very happy if you can pm me with a link) and tomorrow I'm supposed to pick up my car with a new TUV.
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      04-20-2017, 09:18 AM   #10
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Has anyone tried installing CC on an Msport steering wheel? Is this the same procedure as the one shown in the PDF?
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      12-03-2017, 05:00 PM   #11
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Works on F31

Hi all,

First time here, and first time BMW owner. I have been searching this forum and other places and just wondered 1 thing:

Will the coding for F30 also work for F31? Maybe a stupid question so forgive me if ignorant. I see a lot of references to F30, but not F31.

I have ordered all the hardware to do the cruise control retrofit, but wanted to double check about the coding.
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      12-04-2017, 08:13 AM   #12
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Will the coding for F30 also work for F31? Maybe a stupid question so forgive me if ignorant. I see a lot of references to F30, but not F31.
Yes, the most codings for F30 and F31 are the same.
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