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    Re: 2017 system update

    Yes, I meant the system itself. For the Nav I ordered the USB update. [...]

    Re: Restraint System - Consult nearest Service Center

    RESULTS - Without quoting the entire report , the main point is that the resistance in part of the wiring harness for the REME/SME Harness Crash+ Lines was above tolerance . Post testing , this is now remaining within limits . Connectors were also inspected for corrosion etc. . The suspect harness replacement has been ordered and will be installed upon arrival . I'm going to guess that the lines deal with crash detection . [...]

    Re: Inaccurate speed reading

    In any driving dynamics a car can drive a GPS will have far more accurate speed than anything else. If you need more precise than GPS (fraction of mph), then you need an inertial measurement unit that combines accelerometer data. GPS speed calculation is not calculated the same as position. It uses the rate of change in the pseudorange to the satellites, essentially doppler. Some receivers might use velocity from track points, but I think most went away from that 10 years ago or more. I had an old garmin t [...]


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    BMW sends out postcards to i3 owners confirming 50% more range for 2017

    Via the Facebook BMW i3 group, BMW has mailed out postcards to owners in the UK stating the 2017 BMW i3 will have a 50% increase in electric range, which would equate to around 120... Continue reading ->