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      04-03-2014, 03:36 PM   #1
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My mods portfolio

Here is my mods list. Forgot that I only post it on the other forum.

It has been 16 months and 13000 miles since I have the car.
I was having issues with the car the first day and first week of ownership.
After a few months, I finally received the 1 month payment refund from BMW.
Now, since then, here are the mods that I have done with it.

Codings:
- Windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- Side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- Reduce side mirror fold time
- Trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Video via USB
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen

- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD
- Rear tail light DRL
- and more...

FBO mods:
- BMS JB4 Stage 1
- Upgraded to JB4 Stage 2 (04/11 Confirmed working)
- BMS N55 Air Intake

- Phone Cradle delete
- M Sport Big Brake Kit
- Upgraded to Brembo Big Brake Kit in Yellow
- Lowered with RG Sport springs set by H&R
- HRE P104 22"
- M Performance LED door sill

- Evolution Racewerks / ER Chargepipe in Anodized Black
- Evolution Racewerks / ER Catless downpipe in brushed finish
- RG Sport muffler with OEM M Sport tip

RG Sport muffler sound combined with the ER Catless downpipe.


Next mods would be:
- Coilover (Still doing a research)

For your entertainment, here are the picture of the M Sport brake installed.






Video of Dyno session #1 (Excuse the tapping sound, their mechanic was working on a car. )
- BMS Air Filter
- BMS JB4 Stage 2
- Evolution Racewerks / ER Chargepipe
- RG Sport Muffler
The gain between stock and with JB4 Stage 2 is 38hp and 66tq at the wheel.


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Video of Dyno session #2
- Evolution Racewerks / ER Catless Downpipe is installed for this session.
The gain between stock downpipe and catless downpipe is 36hp and 29tq at the wheel.


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      04-03-2014, 04:20 PM   #2
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Cool!!!
What did you do with "coding"???
Picture on monitor???
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Cool!!!
What did you do with "coding"???
Picture on monitor???
Simple basic coding,
- windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen
- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD

Still working on some more.
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      04-04-2014, 01:11 AM   #4
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Simple basic coding,
- windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen
- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD

Still working on some more.
Is it possible to adjust the width of the split screen content with coding? right now its about 2/3 left, 1/3 right....any way to make it 50/50?
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      04-04-2014, 01:28 AM   #5
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Simple basic coding,
- windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen
- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD

Still working on some more.
Is it possible to adjust the width of the split screen content with coding? right now its about 2/3 left, 1/3 right....any way to make it 50/50?
I don't think so. I haven't seen or heard it done.
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Simple basic coding,
- windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen
- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD

Still working on some more.
Ok, I see now.
Thanx for the info, have to think about this for my x5 as well
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- Lane departure on HUD
Can you show a picture of this one? Sounds like it's the same two line with the double arrows from the dashboard?
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- Lane departure on HUD
Can you show a picture of this one? Sounds like it's the same two line with the double arrows from the dashboard?
Correct. It's just the runway lines and arrows.
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Man, it is hard to capture the HUD with camera.
But, here is the picture.
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Thanks r33, don't think I need to get this done.
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Thanks r33, don't think I need to get this done.
I loved it, makes me feel like handling the real F15.
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I'll buy that for a dollar!!!
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Another coding done today.
- Reduce time for folding mirror
- Taillight DRL
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So are you doing the coding yourself?
If so where are you getting the info, can you link us.
Thanks
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bothfly,

Yes, I am coding myself.
You might want to PM some other forums member, like wdimageneer and golovan. They are more advance that I do.
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Woohoo, after some testing, it is confirmed that JB4 N55 Stage 2 is working on the F15 sDrive35i and xDrive35i.

Next, catless downpipe.
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Simple basic coding,
- windows rollup via keyfob / comfort access
- side mirror fold via keyfob / comfort access
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
- DVD in motion
- Temperature on TPMS screen (default only shows pressure)
- M Performance splash screen
- Lane departure on HUD
- Signal on HUD

Still working on some more.
I just put an order for the F15 without the comfort access. Is it still possible to code the following?
- windows rollup via keyfob
- side mirror fold via keyfob
- trunk close via keyfob / driver side button
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Of course.
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Woohoo, after some testing, it is confirmed that JB4 N55 Stage 2 is working on the F15 sDrive35i and xDrive35i.

Next, catless downpipe.
Wow, congrats! Looking forward to your impressions vs stage 1 and stock once you've had some time with it....
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Great thread.

Any plans to strap the X5 on a dyno to see what its putting down to the wheels? I had the JB stage 2 on my previous F10 535xi N55 and guys with downpipe, JB S2 were barely cracking 300whp which is a big disappointment. Most were in the 280whp range which is VERY low for a JB stage 2 car.

Curious to see how the JB does on the F15 (i would expect similar results)

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Great thread.

Any plans to strap the X5 on a dyno to see what its putting down to the wheels? I had the JB stage 2 on my previous F10 535xi N55 and guys with downpipe, JB S2 were barely cracking 300whp which is a big disappointment. Most were in the 280whp range which is VERY low for a JB stage 2 car.

Curious to see how the JB does on the F15 (i would expect similar results)

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Alan,
Did you update the firmware?
Once the downpipe is done, most likely will be a dyno time.
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I didn't when i had my 535 but i don't think that made a difference. I know several 535 guys with the tune and all of them dyno'ed around the same hp. I mean it felt better for sure but I was disappointed with the power it made on the dyno compared to what the N54 was capable of. Now i have a 550 so that fixed my hp issue but thinking I should get the N55 F15 instead next year because I am only averaging 9-14mpg with my 550 so I can't even imagine what it would do in the heavier N63TU F15
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