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02-24-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 36
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Posted By hyde76

how did you download the update? Mini web site...

how did you download the update? Mini web site wants you to login as a dealer in order to download. There are two updates. Not sure what either does because the docs are hidden also.
Forum: Electrical
08-15-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

last time I coded a car, you needed them both set...

last time I coded a car, you needed them both set for the option to work.
07-13-2013, 04:37 PM
07-13-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By hyde76

Big O takes care of all my nails and a big screw...

Big O takes care of all my nails and a big screw too for $25 a repair. Last one they did for free. No issues with the tires and they work as food as new. Still on the original tires after 26k.
Forum: Electrical
06-18-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Look through the thread. You need to open up...

Look through the thread. You need to open up your cable and unsolder the soldered pins. Afterwards it'll work like a champ.
05-26-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,619
Posted By hyde76

for $4.99 each, I'd say it's a safe bet there was...

for $4.99 each, I'd say it's a safe bet there was no licensing going on but that still does not explain why the knock off connector works in my 2011 countryman. Perhaps the electronics are not as...
05-25-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,619
Posted By hyde76

Note to self. Stop buying cheap 30 pin to...

Note to self. Stop buying cheap 30 pin to lightning connectors. The retail $29 from Apple worked fine and fixed the problem. Should have known. Pricy but well worth it now that the wife is happy....
05-24-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,619
Posted By hyde76

Mini Connected on the phone, yes but as I said,...

Mini Connected on the phone, yes but as I said, in my car, both hers and my i phone 5 plays fine. In the car we both have MX.003.005.004. The TX module has updated a few times, but never the MX...
05-24-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,619
Posted By hyde76

Mini connected Iphone 5 plays from Phone, not car speakers

Hello, my wife's 2012 R57 will not play music through her car from her iphone 5, though with the Y cable, the car controls the music. For whatever reason, music plays through the phone speakers. ...
04-29-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,671
Posted By hyde76

How to re-wire R57 factory installed driving lights

Hi. My wife's 2012 R57 has Mini factory installed driving lights which look cool but only work when the high beams are on, which is never. I understand they can be rewired to work on their own...
04-24-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 18,904
Posted By hyde76

Yeah, I had to flip it up because I had a bike...

Yeah, I had to flip it up because I had a bike with really large wheels and flipped down, the tires could hit the ground. Inverting it solved the problem with plenty of room to spare.
04-24-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 34,098
Posted By hyde76

Smile +1 on the coopercrap hitch. It's awesome and...

+1 on the coopercrap hitch. It's awesome and very easy to use. Does not block the hatch from opening and no damage to the car. I attach an old swagman bike rack and easily transport three full...
Forum: Electrical
04-22-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Check your cable. willing to bet there are two...

Check your cable. willing to bet there are two soldered pins that need to be unsoldered in order to work properly. Just open the cable, you'll see the soldered pins, heat up your soldering iron and...
Forum: Electrical
04-14-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

What did your dealer show you to tell you that...

What did your dealer show you to tell you that you were on 2.49.0? I just had my car reflashed for the brake software update and re-coded with the v48 datens afterwards, with no issues.
04-14-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By hyde76

For anyone that has coded their Mini, be cautios,...

For anyone that has coded their Mini, be cautios, the brake software update clears almost all coding (skipped the sunroof for some reason) and I had to re-code every module after the update.
04-04-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,645
Posted By hyde76

Not the replacements. The ones for sale.

Not the replacements. The ones for sale.
04-04-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,645
Posted By hyde76

leatherette?

leatherette?
03-22-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 18,904
Posted By hyde76

I would say it sticks out a little and i'd...

I would say it sticks out a little and i'd recommend a deadblow in case it gets stuck but it works great and can stay on the car if needed. I have mine turned upside down so that it clears the...
03-21-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 18,904
Posted By hyde76

So, I have this. It's solid, and works great for...

So, I have this. It's solid, and works great for towing pretty much whatever I can pull.

http://www.coopercrap.com/countryman-hitch/

Lots of photos on the site. Takes a minute to put on and...
03-19-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,590
Posted By hyde76

Ha! My 2011 MCS has 24k and has only had one oil...

Ha! My 2011 MCS has 24k and has only had one oil change. Counter says 4000 miles or 4 months to go. Dealer won't touch it until April when it'll be a year since the last oil change. I used to let...
Forum: Electrical
03-15-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

I've not had any problems since coding the...

I've not had any problems since coding the odometer back to factory. It just doesn't rain a lot here so I don't use it a lot. They work fine, just no icon.
Forum: Electrical
03-15-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Now that I've gone back to the Kombi the way it...

Now that I've gone back to the Kombi the way it came from the factory I tested to see about the rain sensing wipers and what I would see on the Kombi. The answer is ... nada, just the odometer. I...
Forum: Electrical
03-13-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Thumbs up OK, so that worked beautifully on both my 2011...

OK, so that worked beautifully on both my 2011 Countryman S and my wife's 2012 Convertible. The only thing I did not expect is that I had to reset the date and time in each car after coding, and all...
03-05-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 15,984
Posted By hyde76

Gosh, it's not even April yet but the license...

Gosh, it's not even April yet but the license plate says it all.
03-04-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By hyde76

sent...

sent...
02-25-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By hyde76

PM Sent

PM Sent
01-30-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 540
Posted By hyde76

Audio books work the same way. before you turn...

Audio books work the same way. before you turn off the car, change to listen to some music from your ipod. Your place in the podcast should be saved.
Forum: Electrical
12-05-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Now that I'm back up and running with a known...

Now that I'm back up and running with a known good cable, can anyone tell me the last good working version of the FRM module and if I have to replace all the daten files or just a given set of files...
11-28-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 87,687
Posted By hyde76

It's possible but I love the white roof and wish...

It's possible but I love the white roof and wish I had done that instead of black. Looks really sharp.
Forum: Electrical
11-26-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Theta, I had to wipe my old computer and start...

Theta, I had to wipe my old computer and start over from scratch and now I'm having trouble with loading the software and not having the COM port listed for INPA to use. Will try making the USB COM...
Forum: Electrical
11-12-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

well, so I figured that much but specifically I'm...

well, so I figured that much but specifically I'm looking for things involving the soft top, options that a hard top may not have. Unless I can code opening the top like I coded the sunroof but I...
Forum: Electrical
11-12-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Looking at an R57 Cabrio (2013) for my wife. Can...

Looking at an R57 Cabrio (2013) for my wife. Can anyone tell me where I can find coding options for an R57? I can't seem to find much of anything online.
Forum: Electrical
10-22-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Check your coding for a typo on the unlock with...

Check your coding for a typo on the unlock with keyfob removed. I've got it working just fine.
09-18-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 176,488
Posted By hyde76

Turns out it was a spark plug in cylinder # 4.

Turns out it was a spark plug in cylinder # 4.
09-16-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 176,488
Posted By hyde76

Add my 2011 Mini CM. A little over 17 k miles. ...

Add my 2011 Mini CM. A little over 17 k miles. Last night, 100 degrees out driving up the 57 incline on the way to the Rose Bowl. Just like everyone else, trucking along and then a shudder and a...
Forum: Electrical
08-15-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

I have the same cable but when it arrived, the CD...

I have the same cable but when it arrived, the CD was cracked. The company sent me links to download the software needed for the cable and it all worked. For those of you having cable / laptop...
06-26-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,072
Posted By hyde76

doesn't sound like a price for ceramic tint. If...

doesn't sound like a price for ceramic tint. If it's not ceramic it may end up turning purple after some time and that's never any fun to deal with.
Forum: Electrical
06-13-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Your dealer can change all those numbers next...

Your dealer can change all those numbers next time you bring it in for service. My car was transferred from another dealer and they forgot to change one of the numbers when I picked it up so they...
06-07-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,072
Posted By hyde76

In California there is no legal tint for the...

In California there is no legal tint for the front of the car. I did 35 in front, darker in the back and airblue for the windshield and sunroof. All ceramic. Should have gone a little darker in...
06-07-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 863
Posted By hyde76

I can help you if 1 - you want to come down...

I can help you if

1 - you want to come down to North Orange County. That's where I am. and..
2 - You know which code needs changing to enable your rear fog light which none of us know where it...
04-20-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 16,474
Posted By hyde76

Look at the other thread in electrical about your...

Look at the other thread in electrical about your trip odometer moving after the ECU update you mention.
Forum: Electrical
04-14-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

+1

+1
04-09-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 16,474
Posted By hyde76

Updated tonight and the connectivity difference...

Updated tonight and the connectivity difference with bluetooth and my android HTC MyTouch 4G Tmobile is amazing. I had bars the whole way home. Not once did they disappear. It's awesome!
04-09-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 54,080
Posted By hyde76

Is there any way to configure this fuse, #44 to...

Is there any way to configure this fuse, #44 to always be on, even when the car is not on? I was able to do this in my wife's Jeep. This way I could charge my phone in the car while it's not on.
Forum: Electrical
03-20-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Well, I brought mine into Crevier BMW / Mini...

Well, I brought mine into Crevier BMW / Mini because I had a brake service light come on (was faulty) at 11k miles. Even on the paperwork it said the car was coded and to not overwrite the coding...
Forum: Electrical
01-21-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Theta, I followed your instructions to update to...

Theta, I followed your instructions to update to the new datens however I have one question in the update. Step 3, when I open my daten folder (under NCSEXPER) I don't have the LADEN.BAT file to run...
Forum: Electrical
01-18-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 22,855
Posted By hyde76

My Father in law with a 2006 R53 is interested in...

My Father in law with a 2006 R53 is interested in having his lights come on when the windshield wipers come on. Does anyone know if this is possible?
Forum: Electrical
01-05-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

I guess I don't understand a few of the questions...

I guess I don't understand a few of the questions here. My 2011 R60 has HD radio and I can enable it in the connected interface. Why would this have to be coded? Also, by default and way before...
Forum: Electrical
12-01-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

It was right where you said it was. Got the CAS...

It was right where you said it was. Got the CAS items coded and I'll do more on the weekend during the day. Is here a code for unlocking the doors when the car moves into PARK, as opposed to...
Forum: Electrical
12-01-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 284,915
Posted By hyde76

Thanks. I'll be trying it tonight.

Thanks. I'll be trying it tonight.
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