M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by marco_polo » Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:11 am

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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by OneTwenty » Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:00 am

jassi wrote:
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:34 am
So if ASD is the only thing I want to code :roll: , bimmercode is the wrong app to do it. Is Carly any better or the recommendation is esys method in this thread.
There are so many good things to code I don't know why you would just want to do ASD alone.

Even just small things like the speed threshold for when you can fold in the mirrors etc are worth the money alone imo.
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by jassi » Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:06 am

^^ agreed i know once i have access to a library of things I can code, I am sure I will start tinkering around. However I have barely run-in my m140i at this point and ASD was the only immediate thing I could think of addressing. Its sounding like use esys for ASD and then bimmercode for all the other goodness?
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by OneTwenty » Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:22 am

ASD coding works with Bimmercode, providing you don't mess about with the engine type/model range type and/or the audio power class. - When I did that and changed to N55/F22 and none HK sound that's when it messed up for me.

But it's reversible so nothing to worry about.
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by jassi » Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:16 pm

^^ if I just want to increase the ASD volume and not mess with engine and power class, does that require going into expert mode? I already have HK audio. So looking for the easiest path on this :D
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by OneTwenty » Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:24 pm

In Bimmercode you just click expert mode, then go into 3000 active sound design, then just change the power class to either sl04 or tl05 in the drop down. Then go back and press code and all done.

It doesn't make much difference in volume though imo.
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by jassi » Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:09 am

^^ perfect thanks!
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by GeeDee » Fri Sep 15, 2017 4:02 pm

I manged to code my ASD Off last night along with all the other sound I discovered this morning. :lol:

Back on now thank goodness....

I'll have to go through this thread in detail.
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by Crazy_Raesy » Wed Oct 04, 2017 12:17 am

Any updates on this topic? I had an M Performance Exhaust put onto my M140i SE from the day of collection in the hope it would improve the acoustics, which it has done marginally but no where near as good as my M135i.

All I want to do is change the volume of the ASD to max in the hope of improving the drama inside the cabin when pushing on. Is Bimmercode safe to do this alone & if so how simple is it? What if something goes wrong, how easy is it to rectify?

Alternatively is there anyone in the Essex area or surrounding counties that is proficient in this and could do for me? Happy to pay!

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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by sootyvrs » Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:37 pm

Tried to do this today but when I connected to the car, I could see the connection via VIN (which I assume says it's connected OK) and I can select it but there's nothing to select in the Target so the "Connect" button is greyed out..

The part I'm at is at the screen shot below if it helps but this is when it's not connected (I can see the VIN of my car when it's connected up)

Any ideas?
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by marco_polo » Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:44 pm

sootyvrs wrote:
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:37 pm
Tried to do this today but when I connected to the car, I could see the connection via VIN (which I assume says it's connected OK) and I can select it but there's nothing to select in the Target so the "Connect" button is greyed out..

The part I'm at is at the screen shot below if it helps but this is when it's not connected (I can see the VIN of my car when it's connected up)

Any ideas?
Do you have a valid 'token' sorted?
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Re: M140i Active Sound Coded - Updated with Guide

Post by sootyvrs » Mon Oct 16, 2017 5:45 pm

marco_polo wrote:
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:44 pm
Do you have a valid 'token' sorted?
Followed the instructions step by step so assume I have a token.. Is there a way i can check?

Edit: Just looked back on what I did and I think I have the token as it asked me to put in a pin which I put in 1234 as I remember that bit
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