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Old 04-14-2003, 02:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What exactly is the onboard computer and whats it do?? Is there any mods for it like.....Real time engine monitoring?
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Old 04-14-2003, 02:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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average miles per gallon
how many miles until you are empty
average speed
timer
distance
temp
check engine control

there is no upgrades that i know of.
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I have a 2000 528i it only show

How many miles until you are empty
Average speed
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am I missing Time?
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Old 12-04-2003, 05:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I have a 2000 528i it only show

How many miles until you are empty
Average speed
Temp
Mile per gal

am I missing Time?
You are missing a lot! The OBC displays a whole long list of things. If yours only shows what you listed, there's probably nothing wrong with your OBC...You should read your car manual! :P
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Dude! the only thing is missing is the "TIME/CLOCK" mine 2002 330CI show time why not 2000 528i show time?

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Yes, the time/clock is included on the display! So is the date.
To display time, press "DSP" (I think, I'm not near my car).
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When I press "DSP" it dosen't show "TIME/Clock" just a blank sreen. But on mine 2002 330CI got time :-)
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I just checked, I could either press the "DSP" button or the round clock icon. Time can also be displayed on your instrument panel. It's the first click on the lever, before you go thru' the whole list of display items.
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Duh!! I know, still don't display "time"

I am missing "TIME"

Only display:
How many miles until you are empty
Average speed
Temp
Mile per gal

Man you kill me!! I have a 2002 330CI and I know how to use the bottom.
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Hmmm....I guess you gotta pay your dealer a visit then....
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Yes I know.. I ask them to check last time I was there. I guess they forgot. :-(
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