BMW Coding Services

San Francisco Bay Area Coding offers coding for your BMW 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, X, I, (2004-current E, F, and G chassis), and BMW Mini (R5x & F5x) Vehicles using BMW factory software such as INPA, NCS Expert, and E-Sys. The features below represent a majority of the conveniences that can be disabled/enabled on your BMW (if applicable to your chassis). Please click the tabs to browse the options available. If you do not see desired option listed, please feel free to contact us to confirm availability.

  • Amber/Corner lights delete
  • Angel eyes as DRL
  • Disable bulb out warnings (disables warm and cold testing of bulbs)
  • Double flash hazards (not applicable on F-series chassis)
  • Pathway lighting with key fob (follow me home lights)
  • Fog and high beams on at same time
  • LCI tailight retrofit coding
  • Aftermarket HID coding
  • Disable DRL high beams
  • Disable DRL tailights
  • Front turn signals on when welcome lights activated
  • Angel eyes on when welcome lights activated
  • M style digital speedometer
  • True car speed on digital speedometer
  • Lock doors once certain speed is reached/Unlock doors when key is ejected
  • Turn off car and eject key fob by holding ignition button in when parked
  • Night time illumination in cluster with Daytime Running Lights
  • Turn signals in HUD
  • Disable Auto Start/Stop by default (F and G series only)
  • Remember last setting of Auto Start/Stop (F and G series only)
  • Entertainment options in HUD (F series only)
  • Recent call list in HUD (F series only)
  • Assisted Driving View (G series only)
  • Traffic options added to CCC/CIC navigation to alert you to any traffic congestion and offer detour options **More info**
  • Aux audio input enable
  • Enable Mp3 playback (Is your bmw compatible?)
  • Bluetooth retrofit coding
  • Satellite Radio input enable (needs hardware module to function)
  • CD changer input enable (needs hardware module to function)
  • Remove Legal disclaimer in Idrive
  • Remove weatherband from entertainment source selection
  • Skip AM band on entertainment source selection
  • CIC retrofit coding
  • CIC DVD-in-Motion (For vehicles with CIC units only) *$25 additional fee*
  • Update CCC DVD navigation maps ($15 installation fee). **Do I have CCC or CIC?**
  • Climate shortcut display shows in iDrive when fan button pushed (e9x only)
  • Seat heater “hi-med-low” slider in iDrive (e6x only)
  • Navigation FSC update code for latest Maps *$30  additional fee*
  • Radio/Navigation off when door opened (F series only)
  • Automatically set time by GPS in iDrive (NBT iDrive only)
  • Enhanced Bluetooth and USB (F series only)
  • Side view cameras on at all speeds (F series only)
  • Top view cameras on at all speeds (F series only)
  • Rear view camera on at all speeds (F series only)
  • Remove PDC + Cam disclaimer (F series only)
  • Tire pressure + Temperature in TPMS (F series only)
  • Phone Ringtone sent to CIC (F series only – not applicable on cars with no navigation)
  • DRL front and rear options (G series only)
  • AC blower not turned on automatically when ignition switched on
  • LED fan speed indicator on in Auto mode
  • Pressing “AUTO” on climate control does not turn on AC
  • Windows up/down sunroof open/close with key fob button press
  • Mirror fold in with key fob (must have mirror fold option)
  • Disable seat belt butlers
  • Disable seat belt chime
  • Alarm module retrofit coding
  • Change alarm siren type to Euro (E-series chassis only)
  • Disable auto-dimming mirror (side-views)
  • Disable window safety feature (opening doors will not interrupt roll up operation – not applicable to E6x)
  • Disable door chime when door is open and key is in slot
  • Enable acoustic notification on lock/unlock (must have alarm module)
  • Convertible roof-top open while driving (E-series convertibles)
  • Convertible roof-top open with key fob (E93, and F-series convertibles)
  • One-touch auto open/close sunroof
  • Easy Entry – seat moves back a little when you open door (F series only)
  • Enable Blind Spot Detection at lower speeds  (F series only)
  • Reprogram 3rd and 4th buttons on key fob (I3 Only)
  • Trunk close with key fob and interior button (F, X3, X5 series only. Not including 6 series F models)


Diagnostics and Service

  • Clear engine and transmission adaptations
  • Reset FRM short circuit counters/locks
  • Write VIN# and program used replacement ECUs/modules
  • Disable Neutral Idle Control per bulletin SI B24 03 08
  • New battery registration
  • Read/Clear OBD and BMW specific diagnostic codes
  • BMW Diagnostics and calibration using ISTA/Rheingold/INPA/Tool32
  • Replacement fuel injector parameter coding (N54/N55 engines)
  • Adjust idle RPM’s (not available for R5x BMW Mini models)



  • Allow 2.4 Gallon Tank Capacity (I3 only)
  • Allow REX anytime below 75% “Hold Mode” (I3 only)
  • Eco-Pro or Eco-Pro+ on startup (I3 only)
  • Traffic Jam Assistant (I3 only) – more info…


BMW Performance Power Kit PPK (for N54 & N55 engines)

  • For N54 equipped vehicles produced from 03/2008 till 03/2010 – more info…
  • For N55 equipped vehicles produced up till 02/2012 – more info…
  • Increased torque of 317 ft-lbs (manual trans) or 332 ft-lbs (auto trans), available from just 1,500 rpm
  • Increased maximum output* of 320 horespower (see graph image)
  • Faster acceleration from 0 to 75 mph

**Please include the last 7 digits of your VIN# in the quote.


Alpina B3 Transmission Flash (for N54 & N55 engines)

  • For N54/N55 equipped E9x vehicles produced from 03/2007+ – more info…
  • Smoother shifting
  • Quicker up-shifts in D mode (Better fuel economy)
  • More precise shifting with fantastic rev matching on downshift in Sport mode.

**Please include the last 7 digits of your VIN# in the quote.


E90/E92/E93 M3 Euro GTS DCT flash (click to read more)

  • Improves the jerky or clunky downshifting when coming to a stop
  • Quicker and smoother gear shift engagement
  • Reduced clutch slip at higher RPMs
  • No more lag when shifting into reverse
  • Toggling the shifter switches to D2 instead of S3 with S mode memory

**Please include the last 7 digits of your VIN# in the quote.


N52 Three Stage Intake Manifold Flashing (for N52B30 engines)

  • For N52B30 equipped 1, 3, 5, and Z4 series E chassis vehicles – more info…
  • Up to 255bhp with 221 lb⋅ft of torque @ 6600rpm (265bhp for the 130i)
  • BMW 130i, 330i, 530i, Z4si factory software reliability

**HP gains to wheels will be more conservative.

**Please include the last 7 digits of your VIN# in the quote.


E46 M3 w/SMG II (click to read more)

  • CSL rev matching and motor inertia DME parameters
  • CSL Transmission Software Flash
  • Cold-Start Delete
  • EWS Delete
  • Sport button memory
  • Speed governor removal
  • Enable shift lights with Manual Transmission

**If vehicle has aftermarket tune or ecu upgrade please inquire if possible.


Which BMW cars can be coded?

We code the following BMW models but please note that certain options are not available on the BMW Mini R5x models:

BMW E60 — (2004–2010) 5 Series Sedan
BMW E61 — (2004–2007) 5 Series Wagon
BMW E62 — (2004–2007) 5 Series Protection
BMW E63 — (2004–2010) 6 Series Coupé
BMW E64 — (2004–2010) 6 Series convertible
BMW E65 — (2001–2007) 7 Series short
BMW E66 — (2001–2007) 7 Series long
BMW E67 — (2001–2007) 7 Series Protection
BMW E68 — (2005–2007) Hydrogen 7
BMW E6x — M series Models
BMW E70 — (2007–2013) X5 Sports Vehicle
BMW E71 — (2008-2011) X6 Sports Coupe
BMW E72 — (2009-2011) X6 Hybrid
BMW E81 — (2007–2011) three-door hatchback
BMW E82 — (2007–2013) two-door coupe (1M)
BMW E83 — (2004–2012) X3 Sports Vehicle
BMW E84 — (2009–present) X1 Sports Vehicle
BMW E85 — (2003–2008) Z4 Roadster
BMW E86 — (2006–2008) Z4 Coupé
BMW E87 — (2004–2012) 1 Series (5-door)
BMW E88 — (2008-present) 1 Series Convertible
BMW E89 — (2009-present) Z4 Roadster
BMW E90 — (2005–2011) 3 Series Sedan
BMW E91 — (2005–2011) 3 Series Wagon
BMW E92 — (2006–2013) 3 Series Coupé
BMW E93 — (2007–present) 3 Series Convertible
BMW E9x — M series Models
BMW F01 — (2008-present) 7 Series
BMW F02 — (2009-present) 7 Series long wheel
BMW F03 — (2008-present) 7 Series Protection
BMW F04 — (2011-present) 7 Series Active Hybrid
BMW F06 — (2011-present) 6 Series Gran Coupe
BMW F07 — (2009-present) 5 Series Gran Turismo
BMW F10 — (2011-present) 5 Series
BMW F11 — (2012-present) 5 Series Sports Wagon
BMW F12 — (2011-present) 6 Series
BMW F13 — (2011-present) 6 Series Convertible
BMW F15 — (2013-present) X5
BMW F16 — (2014) X6 Sports Activity Coupe
BMW F18 — (2010-present) 5 Series long
BMW F20 — (2011-present) 1 Series (5-door)
BMW F21 — (2012-present) 1 Series (3-door)
BMW F22 — (2013) 2 Series Coupe
BMW F23 — (2014–present) 2 Series Convertible
BMW F25 — (2012-present) X3 Sports Vehicle
BMW F26 — (2012-present) X4 Sports Coupe
BMW F30 — (2012–present) 3 Series Sedan
BMW F31 — (2012–present) 3 Series Touring
BMW F32 — (2013–present) 4 Series Coupe
BMW F33 — (2013–present) 4 Series Convertible
BMW F34 — (2013–present) 3 Series GT
BMW F35 — (2012–present) 3 Series Long WB
BMW F36 — (2014–present) 4 Series Gran Coupe
BMW F45 — (2014–present) 2 Series Tourer
BMW F46 — (2014–present) 2 Series Gran Tourer
BMW F47 — (2017) X2 Compact Sports Coupe
BMW F48 — (2015) X1 Compact Sports Vehicle
BMW F49 — (2015) X1 Sports Activity Vehicle
BMW F52 — (2015–present) 1 Series Sedan
BMW F80 — (2014–present) M3 Sedan
BMW F82 — (2014–present) M4 Coupe
BMW F83 — (2014–present) M4 Convertible
BMW F85 — (2015) X5 M Sports Activity Vehicle
BMW F86 — (2015) X6 M Sports Activity Coupe
BMW F87 — (2015) M2 Coupe
BMW G01 — (2017) X3 Sports Activity Vehicle
BMW G02 — (unconfirmed) X4 Sports Vehicle
BMW G05 — (2018) X5 Sports Activity Vehicle
BMW G06 — (unconfirmed) X6 Sports Vehicle
BMW G07 — (2016) X7 Sports Activity Vehicle
BMW G08 — (2018) X3 long wheelbase
BMW G11 — (2016) 7 Series short wheelbase
BMW G12 — (2016) 7 Series long wheelbase
BMW G14 — (2017) 6 series cabrio
BMW G15 — (2017) 6 series coupe
BMW G16 — (2017) 6 series Gran Coupe
BMW G20 — (2018) 3 Series
BMW G21 — (2018) 3 Series Touring
BMW G22 — (unconfirmed) 4 Series Convertible
BMW G23 — (unconfirmed) 4 Series Coupe
BMW G24 — (unconfirmed) 3 Series GT
BMW G26 — (unconfirmed) 4 Series Gran Coupe
BMW G29 — (2018) Z5 roadster
BMW G30 — (2016) 5 Series
BMW G31 — (2017) 5 series wagon
BMW G32 — (2017) 5 series GT
BMW G90 — (unconfirmed) M5 Sedan
BMW i01 — (2014–present) i3 compact electric car
BMW i12 — (2014–present) i8 electric sports car
BMW MINI R50 – Mini One & Cooper (2001–2006)
BMW MINI R52 – Mini Convertible (2004–2008)
BMW MINI R53 – Mini Cooper S (2001–2006)
BMW MINI R55 – Mini Clubman (2007–present)
BMW MINI R56 – Mini Hardtop (2006–present)
BMW MINI R57 – Mini Convertible (2009–present)
BMW MINI F55 – Mini 5-door Hatch (2015–present)
BMW MINI F56 – Mini Hardtop (2014–present)