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2006 BMW 530xi Question: Why the heat does not blow out hot?



Visitor, Kernersville, NC, February 25, 2010, 19:46

The seats are hot, but the heat that comes out of the vents are cool, and temp is on 80 degrees.

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    Visitor, April 03, 2010, 15:47

    Chances are you need to go into the iDrive settings for the "vent settings". from there you can change the general thermostat (heater) setting. I would start there first.

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    Visitor, November 23, 2010, 21:31

    This is a correct answer. There is a bar graph that switches it from cold to hot or vice versa. It is in the I Drive system and I learned the hard way one winter, but the dealership showed me how to adjust. Very Simple!

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    Visitor, December 19, 2010, 14:19

    I have tried this a number of times and still cold air coming out of all vents. Is there anything else I could check before I take in to delaership?

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