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      05-25-2012, 06:31 PM   #309
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When was that and do you know what it was for? My car is there right now...
Circling back to this...

I picked up my car today. The recall was for the DCT software, which I had the latest version of and thus didn't need to get an update. It was not for any other software, so I didn't get flashed.
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      05-25-2012, 09:16 PM   #310
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damn... soo they prob wont do that on a 6MT huh.

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Any risk if I have a tuner do this? I am CPO but past 50K miles.
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      05-26-2012, 07:08 PM   #311
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I'm going in next Thurs for a few issues and have asked them to update the software.

Is this accurate = E89x-11-03-511 = 231
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      05-26-2012, 10:48 PM   #312
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I think the most recent integration level is: E89x-12-03-502. That's what I got when I was updated in April.
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      05-27-2012, 09:04 AM   #314
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I'm going in next Thurs for a few issues and have asked them to update the software.

Is this accurate = E89x-11-03-511 = 231
Should be 220e. Atleast that was what I was told on the prior page.
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I may have to try this out too, just need to find a dyno nearby
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      05-30-2012, 06:38 AM   #316
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Should be 220e. Atleast that was what I was told on the prior page.
I'll find out what my dealer has tomorrow. I am hoping the latest update will smooth out a few of the DCT's down shifts.
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      05-31-2012, 08:38 PM   #317
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I'll find out what my dealer has tomorrow. I am hoping the latest update will smooth out a few of the DCT's down shifts.

Dealer has ISTA/P 46.3 or 46.4 now. That's the last version of this particular programming system. It switches to a new one as of v47.

The last DCT update was back when the recall was performed around ISTA/P 41, so if you were updated in the last few months I wouldn't expect a change in the DCT software.
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      06-01-2012, 11:39 AM   #318
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Dealer has ISTA/P 46.3 or 46.4 now. That's the last version of this particular programming system. It switches to a new one as of v47.

The last DCT update was back when the recall was performed around ISTA/P 41, so if you were updated in the last few months I wouldn't expect a change in the DCT software.
Can i get more info on DCT recall, my car was updated sometime last year and every time i move or re-park my car i need to put on my seat-belt before it will stay in gear, does anyone know if the dealership will update my DCT software under the recall?.
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Just talked to my local BMW dealer about this and the service advisor was very nice about it when i told him that i have seen and read that there is a noticable (through dyno before/after) increase in 2008/2009 hp once upgraded to 231E and he said that he would do the software update IF I did some research and found a valid reason for wanting the upgrade (in other words some other issue that the 231E update could fix that isnt just increased HP)...can someone lend me a hand here...I could look through the entire thread but not sure I saw anyone gave a reason why someone would want to get this done otherwise (and I have a 6MT not a DCT).
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Can i get more info on DCT recall, my car was updated sometime last year and every time i move or re-park my car i need to put on my seat-belt before it will stay in gear, does anyone know if the dealership will update my DCT software under the recall?.
This would mean you're already on 46.2.
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      06-01-2012, 11:58 AM   #321
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This would mean you're already on 46.2.
So i don't fall under the DCT recall? i hate the seatbelt code
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So i don't fall under the DCT recall? i hate the seatbelt code
If you were down here, I could hook up the Autologic and check. You can always contact Mike Benvo and he could set you up with a remote session to see what your car has on it.
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      06-01-2012, 12:11 PM   #323
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If you were down here, I could hook up the Autologic and check. You can always contact Mike Benvo and he could set you up with a remote session to see what your car has on it.
Do you know if the Autologic or Mike can update the DCT software? i know he can update our DME and do tons of other codes for our car
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Do you know if the Autologic or Mike can update the DCT software? i know he can update our DME and do tons of other codes for our car
Autologic can perform updates on various control modules, including DCT.
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So i don't fall under the DCT recall? i hate the seatbelt code
Should have been corrected with 46.3 (CAS misalignment error), but have not seen any followups.
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Do you know if the Autologic or Mike can update the DCT software? i know he can update our DME and do tons of other codes for our car
Yes, either of us can. Autologic does not do it remotely though.
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This would mean you're already on 46.2.
Tom, i have the e89x-11-03-502 software. Do you think its worth updating to the recent one?
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Tom, i have the e89x-11-03-502 software. Do you think its worth updating to the recent one?
e89x-11-03-502 = 2.41.1.

I would recommend updating at your next available opportunity.
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Is there anyway to tell what my current software version is without a tool/reader of some sort? I assume not...
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      06-01-2012, 01:46 PM   #330
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For DCT owners with cars manufactured from 2008 to 8/31/2010 there is a service bulletin SI B28 01 10 that requires software update. I will try this at the dealer and let you all know if it worked.
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