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BMW ICOM ISTA-D 4.17.13 ISTA-P 3.66 Software List

Here are the release notes of latest version BMW ISTA-D diagnostic and ISTA-P programming software (till May 2019). Version:  ISTA/D 4.17.1x ISTA Service Data 4.17.11 ISTA/P 3.66.1 General notes: With the launch of ISTA 4, the functionality for programming has … Continue reading

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How to enable Basic Features in BMW ICOM ISTA?

Enable basic features in the latest ISTA: Add to ISTAGUI.exe.config file: <add key=”BMW.Rheingold.VehicleIdentification.BasicFeatureIdentEnabled” value=”true” /> where to put it in the config file: <!– OperationalMode –> <add key=”BMW.Rheingold.CoreFramework.PrintingXpsPath” value=”..\..\..\Print” /> <add key=”BMW.Rheingold.VehicleIdentification.BasicFeatureIdentEnabled” value=”true” /> That comes very handy! Here all models … Continue reading

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How to use BMW ICOM ISTA-D to diagnose 525i N53 MSD80

Purpose: To see the BMW ISTA-D diagnostic options is working or not, on 525i with an engine N53. Diagnostic tool: BMW ICOM A2/ICOM Next with ISTA Important: compare possibilities of ISTA D with INPA. Vehicle information: Car: BMW 5 series E60 sedan 525i Year: 2007/09 … Continue reading

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Ncs Expert changes BMW VIN after FRM2 update

Purpose: write/code VIN after FRM2 update Car: 330d 2006 Tool: BMW ICOM emulator Software: NCS expert, Tool32, WinKFP Tutorial: Upgraded to FRM2 – how do i code it? The basic steps are: 1. Install FRM2 2. Change FRM2 VIN to yours. Flash FRM2 with WinKFP comfort mode with … Continue reading

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What is BMW ICOM B and how to connect?

What is ICOM B: BMW ICOM B is a diagnostic head unit for all BMW cars with MOST optical port. It is connected with USB cable to a ICOM A1, A2, NEXT A diagnostic head. Used for diagnostic faults, error clearing, … Continue reading

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How to Program BMW with ISTA-P not ISTA+

There are different systems for vehicle diagnosis (ISTA) and programming (ISTA/P) used. This means it was necessary to change systems several times when repairing a vehicle using software. ISTA+ has been expanded so that all the required programming functions for the … Continue reading

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V2017.12 BMW ICOM ISTA 4.08 Dr.gini B020 BMWAiCoder

The latest rheingold BMW ICOM software goes to V2017.12 including ISTA-D 4.08.12 ISTA-P 3.63.0.400 expert mode and free engineering software. V2017.12 BMW ICOM Software version: ISTA-D 4.08.12 ISTA-P 3.63.0.400 VIN: 2017.10.10 Not connected 9000 days remaining Software Including: BMW ETK: 2017.11 (v3.1.60) … Continue reading

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