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post #1 of 3 Old 01-07-2014, 05:34 AM Thread Starter
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Electronics and key problem

Anyone had any trouble with the electronics?

I had to take mine in 3 days old to get replacement keys. Both of them died! Apparently it was some electronic fault and they reset my computer.

I'm also having trouble connecting my iPod (it's under investigation) where my device (and my dealers iPhone) sometimes comes up as "not supported" even when using the OEM cable.

Hoping I haven't got myself a bad one. Never had any trouble with my 1
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post #2 of 3 Old 01-07-2014, 08:11 AM
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hmm.. i dont know too much about how the key system works

but strange that they battery would drain so fast.
Ive never heard of newer BMWs having problems connecting to iPods. iPhones sometimes.. but not iPods.

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post #3 of 3 Old 01-07-2014, 11:47 AM
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thats weird, BMW has always been good with intelligent keys, they were one of the first mainstream vehicle producers to implement them. i wonder what went wrong here.

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