BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > General M3 Forum (E90 + E92 + E93)
 
European Auto Source
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      10-10-2013, 09:03 AM   #1
iron_man
do you even lift?
8

 
iron_man's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 e92 m3
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: new orleans


Posts: 242
iTrader: (0)

anyone else car make 4 random beeps while driving?

Every time I drive my car lately it will do 3 short beeps and 1 long one over the stereo at random times and I have no idea what it is. Any ideas?
__________________
08 E92 M3 l Jet Black l C/F roof l 6speed l Technology Package l Megan Racing axleback
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 09:13 AM   #2
kscarrol
Colonel
United_States
33

 
Drives: 2011 E90 M3
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: New Orleans, LA


Posts: 2,267
iTrader: (0)

Hourly chime? Check your iDrive and disable the hourly chime if it is on...
__________________
Current: 2011 Space Grey E90 M3, DCT, Comp. Pkg., Conv. Pkg., everything but Cold Weather Pkg!
Gone: 2008 550, Space Grey, Sports Package, Sport Auto Transmission.
Sold: 2004 545i (U.S.), Steptronic, Silver Gray.
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 09:22 AM   #3
hl0m4n
Brigadier General
United_States
355

 
hl0m4n's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: NY


Posts: 4,857
iTrader: (42)

its probably the speed warning option in idrive under settings.
__________________
Cars: 07 335i ► 09 328i ► 11 328xi ► 13 M3
Reviews: 335i Supersprint Exhaust, C/F Trim Wrap, Alcantara Boots, VMR V710, Saikou Michi OCC, Royal Steering Wheel
For Sale:
Want To Buy:
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 09:28 AM   #4
geneatals
Ninja
Philippines
43

 
geneatals's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011.5 E90 M3
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: So Cal (SFV)


Posts: 3,206
iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by kscarrol View Post
Hourly chime? Check your iDrive and disable the hourly chime if it is on...
+1
__________________
2011.5 E90 M3 AW l Black Novillo Leather | Carbon Fiber Leather Trim | ZCP | ZP2 | M-DCT | Navigation | Moonroof | 6FL l Pics/Mods
Retired: 2008 535i l AW l Black Dakota Leather l Bamboo Anthracite l ZPP l ZSP l 6FL
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 10:15 AM   #5
roddyc
Second Lieutenant
United_States
3

 
roddyc's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 E90 M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Frisco, TX


Posts: 286
iTrader: (8)

I believe its called 'hour memo' or something to that effect? You want it unchecked; also annoyed the hell out of my until I figure out what was causing the beeping...
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 10:19 AM   #6
iron_man
do you even lift?
8

 
iron_man's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 e92 m3
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: new orleans


Posts: 242
iTrader: (0)

yeah it's driving me insane, every time it happens i feel like something is wrong with my car.... going to check it later when i get back in my car, thanks guys
__________________
08 E92 M3 l Jet Black l C/F roof l 6speed l Technology Package l Megan Racing axleback
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 11:32 AM   #7
JoeKixxon
Second Lieutenant
4

 
Drives: 2008 M3 Sedan
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Austin, Texas


Posts: 229
iTrader: (0)

I thought that was the sound telling you the launch control is ready...
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 11:48 AM   #8
mdosu
Banned
No_Country
115

 
Drives: Double Vanos'd Civic-M3
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: San Francisco


Posts: 8,517
iTrader: (6)

could be useful, you're probably late for something...
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 11:56 AM   #9
iron_man
do you even lift?
8

 
iron_man's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 e92 m3
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: new orleans


Posts: 242
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mdosu View Post
could be useful, you're probably late for something...
lol i'm one of those time crazy people, I'd rather show up 45mins early than walk in 2 mins late.
__________________
08 E92 M3 l Jet Black l C/F roof l 6speed l Technology Package l Megan Racing axleback
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 12:15 PM   #10
mdosu
Banned
No_Country
115

 
Drives: Double Vanos'd Civic-M3
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: San Francisco


Posts: 8,517
iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by iron_man View Post
lol i'm one of those time crazy people, I'd rather show up 45mins early than walk in 2 mins late.
in my book... 45 mins early is right on time.
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 01:46 PM   #11
BartM3
Private
Netherlands
1

 
BartM3's Avatar
 
Drives: E93 M3 DCT Individual
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tulip country / Low lands


Posts: 87
iTrader: (0)

Fluxcapacitor charged?
Appreciate 0
      10-10-2013, 02:22 PM   #12
W///
Major General
79

 
W///'s Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 E92 M3/1999 E36 M3 Coupe
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: SC


Posts: 5,268
iTrader: (12)

Quote:
Originally Posted by iron_man View Post
lol i'm one of those time crazy people, I'd rather show up 45mins early than walk in 2 mins late.
Quote:
Originally Posted by mdosu View Post
in my book... 45 mins early is right on time.
Lies!

2 mins late is perfect timing (depending on situation).
__________________
2008 E92 M3: Sparkling Graphite | Bamboo Beige | 6MT | CF Roof | HRE | Catless Eisenmann Race | BPM Sport | Swift | Arkym | Mode Carbon | M.Perf
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:49 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST