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      08-13-2019, 02:04 AM   #1
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MHD N55 DME unlock

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So I have recently had my late model 135i bench flashed. When I connect via OBD I am getting the following message in the MHD app.

https://ibb.co/sW8B4vT


I just want to confirm whether this is a generic message as it has recognised my VIN and that I will still be able to go ahead and buy the licences...or has the DME bench flash not been performed properly?

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      08-13-2019, 05:14 AM   #2
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Probably best off posting in the N55 MHD thread here -> https://www.1addicts.com/forums/show....php?t=1318862
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Found my answer, all sorted
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      08-13-2019, 06:38 AM   #4
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Found my answer, all sorted
What was the solution?
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      08-13-2019, 02:52 PM   #5
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dicky.. where did u get It flashed?? im in the same boat as I need to unlock to go mhd..
give us the details man!!! thanks
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      08-13-2019, 06:50 PM   #6
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I doubt what ever shop he used is going to benefit you being he's in Australia.
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What was the solution?
Seems to be a warning that pops up from reading through the MHD thread
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dicky.. where did u get It flashed?? im in the same boat as I need to unlock to go mhd..
give us the details man!!! thanks
I got it done at a shop in Brisbane.
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      08-14-2019, 10:06 AM   #9
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ahh didn't notice.. I know theres a guy on here that u cant send to cali and hell do it.. was wondering if theyr were other options
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I haven't seen any. It's unfortunate all the tuner shops seem to be concentrated in Cali. The east coast peeps seem to get the shaft in that regard.

I also looked into what it takes to pull the DME out. It's more work than I want to do especially since doing the PPK or Dinan does not require a bench flash/unlock. I know there's debate on the performance/cost/value of the aforementioned compared to going MHD. I'm at the age now that I don't want to keep messing with my car as a science project and just want a decent bump in power without the headaches. I've gone through that with past project cars and don't want to re-experience it again.
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      08-16-2019, 10:47 AM   #11
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you know.. I have a room full of parts I started buying for my previous e88.,,
and now with my IS.. I feel the same way.. sometimes I feel like posting all the bnib pieces on here.. and sometimes I want to install..
but I think science project is the proper term... u supe these cars up and then shit doesn't align or it breaks cuz oem parts wernt made for the extra stress..
it hurts to chop up such a beautiful car
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I unlocked it myself using these guides, in case you're interested in how its done:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1...JLn3XK-s4/edit
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1...BFeMkXqn4/edit
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^^^^ Willortiz check out prev post. on the dme unlock
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