THE LARGEST BMW 2-SERIES FORUM ON THE PLANET
2Addicts
2Addicts
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
2Addicts | BMW 2-Series forum BMW 2 Series (F22) Forum 2 Series Active Tourer Discussions 2 Years of Ownership with the 2 Series Active Tourer

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-30-2018, 10:50 AM   #1
BimmerTom94
BimmerTom94
United Kingdom
52
Rep
95
Posts

Drives: 2005 BMW Z4 2.5i
Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: Glasgow, Scotland

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 BMW 520d  [0.00]
2005 BMW Z4  [0.00]
2 Years of Ownership with the 2 Series Active Tourer

Hey Guys,

So my friend recently passed 2 years of ownership of his BMW 2 series active tourer (218d M sport).

I made a video on it as I felt people could benefit from his experience and learn from some of the issues that AT has had...
Appreciate 0
      12-19-2018, 02:25 AM   #2
mrashton
Private First Class
34
Rep
141
Posts

Drives: 2017 G32 6GT; 2014 F45 218i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Thanks for posting.

To open the hatch using your foot you need to use a kick motion in and out and not a side to side swipe. There are 2 parallel sensors running the length of the bumper that your foot needs to to pass across.
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2019, 08:59 PM   #3
TitanSilverE46
New Member
Australia
0
Rep
11
Posts

Drives: 2014 X1 E84 , 2017 2201 AT F45
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Melbourne, Australia

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mrashton View Post
Thanks for posting.

To open the hatch using your foot you need to use a kick motion in and out and not a side to side swipe. There are 2 parallel sensors running the length of the bumper that your foot needs to to pass across.
I found that the auto hatch opening ONLY works when the car is LOCKED!
Makes sense really as that is when you are approaching loaded up with shopping.
Appreciate 0
      04-08-2019, 05:46 AM   #4
drlmiles
Registered
United Kingdom
0
Rep
3
Posts

Drives: BMW 2 Active & Gran Tourer
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

I've found the auto hatch opening to work both when the car is locked and when it is not - and this is on both my Active Tourer and my wife's Gran Tourer. It takes a while to get the hang of what the car expects - and also you must have the car key in your pocket for it to work.
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:42 AM.




2addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST