14 Jul, 2014

BMW IBS – Intelligent Battery Sensor – What Is It, What Does It Do?

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BMW ISB Battery Sensor BMW ISB Battery Sensor

The IBS is a mechatronic component for monitoring the battery condition. The IBS is secured and connected to the negative terminal of the battery. The power supply for the IBS is fed across a separate cable. For data transmission, the IBS is connected to the DME (Digital Engine Electronics) or DDE (Digital Diesel Electronics) via the BSD (bit-serial data interface).

The software in the PC-board of the IBS calculates “State of Charge” and “State of Health” of the battery and sends the information to the DME […]

11 Jul, 2014

Headlight Lens Refinishing – We Do That – Save Money And See Better

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How many of you get in your car that’s a few years older now and find that your headlights are no longer shining like they used to? More and more cars have gone from glass headlight housings to plastic ones for cheaper production costs and weight reduction. One side affect we see more with lights of this type is heavy pitting and discoloration from the natural elements we face on our daily commutes. Damage like this can not only make an otherwise great car look tired, but make it very hard to see in dark and wet conditions. More often […]