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Old 07-13-2011, 05:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Skynet controls my 540ia

After setting up Carsoft 6.5.06 on a Lappy with serial port(I got for free from aquaintance on Twitter) Ran diagnostics and cleared a few codes. Didn't touch adaptives and idle became fast at around 700-800rpm. This lasted until last night when it settled back to 500rpm and has remained there. Sweet. I was tearing my hair out trying to find any info on this on the interwebs, to no availe. I now assume Skynet infiltrated our BMW'S around 13 years ago and All unexplained happenings are a result of that. And is there a Guide on the best method to use Carsoft and list of code errors and their meanings anywhere?
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Let me know if you do find anything. I'd be interested in it as well!
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Yippy KiYay. Or as its known in OZ "Bonza". Have had sucess in finding "stuff" Thanks to David Mc on the "other" Bimmer site. Have downloaded 2 PDF's today and will grab the others later.
Here is the place: Diagnostic Trouble Code lists with fault definitions are available from the E36 resources folder on the 4shared website here:- 4shared, Online file sharing and storage use the general password, which can be found by hovering over the BMW logo on this site:- Home

Links to other folders on the 4shared site are as follows:-
Restricted folder:- 4shared, Online file sharing and storage
NCS folder:- 4shared, Online file sharing and storage
Easy GT folder:- 4shared - Easy GT - shared folder - free file sharing and storage (General password).
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