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      12-07-2009, 08:08 AM   #1
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Exclamation List of Questions for a new M3 Owner

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For the unschooled like myself....

1. What version of the Professional Nav do you have? Mine is 1.0.13
2. With the voice commands I can't seem to input destination via voice whilst I am driving is that right?
3. Any recommended settings for any other features of the car?

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      12-07-2009, 11:24 AM   #2
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1. Version 1.0.12 here. I probably won't pay the $500 to upgrade to 1.0.13 unless the new Perth / Bunbury highway is on there

2. Not sure how to input destinations via voice recognition.

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haha nice one amk
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haha nice one amk
Yup...that's the full grunt setting. All settings to max! I call it Battle Mode....
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Haha... Battle Mode - just brilliant!
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never got mine up to s-6 for some reason, and i leave my traction at MDM, just trying to be on the safe side :P
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leeor - I think that you need DSC Off to access S-6
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leeor - I think that you need DSC Off to access S-6
Definitely....DSC must be off to access S6...but be warned, you'd better be wide awake! DSC must also be off to access Launch Control, but I haven't had the balls to try that yet.
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I am going to make the call right now that as soon as I have had my 2000km service done I will be trying it. Will attempt to have it on video so I can post it!!!
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Gents...

For the unschooled like myself....

1. What version of the Professional Nav do you have? Mine is 1.0.13
2. With the voice commands I can't seem to input destination via voice whilst I am driving is that right?
3. Any recommended settings for any other features of the car?

Cheers!
Re: point 2. Incorrect.
After pressing button, say "destination input" and should be
self explanatory from there. Need to minimise background noise
for improved accuracy.
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      12-10-2009, 02:50 AM   #11
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Apparrently there is a problem with my Nav system - as it won't allow me to use voice prompts for entering the destination input.... GRRRR!!!!
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Search for EQ settings on here. Made a nice change in the audio - if you have the higher end audio option. Welcome to the club btw.
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Thanks Subw00er.... it has been a long time coming! Definitely appreciate it!
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      12-10-2009, 10:50 PM   #14
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Zender - where are the photo's man?????!!!
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Zender - where are the photo's man?????!!!


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Not even a teaser zender?
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Hi Zenderm3, my 2010 x6 has the same problem with the destination input using voice command that you have listed in 2.
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x6 - have you had your problem solved? I'm getting my Nav/iDrive System Reflashed.... fingers crossed...
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No, I haven't. But I read elsewhere that the voice destination input only worked in certain countries in the world and Australia wasn't on that list. I'll have the dealers to check on the system when I get back from my holiday. I think a reflash or an update would be needed.

Yeah, fingers crossed really...
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x6 - some of the guys with an M3 have the voice input working - so we should be fine - I'll let you know how I go.

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Hi Zenderm3, my 2010 x6 has the same problem with the destination input using voice command that you have listed in 2.
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