Originally Posted by itsatdm
On the subject of not knowing what the reflash did, my dealer consistently told me they have no idea what updated software is meant to cure. Got the same response regarding fear of losing my miles to empty function. Their story is, they load the software into their fault reader/computer thingy and hook the bike up. I am out of warranty, the bike runs fine and could tell them to not to do it, but am afraid of loosing something good.
I heard another story.. the new flash (at least that back in 2010 or so) solved SUDDEN AND UNWANTED ENGINE STOPS WHILE RUNNING.
I have this issues only when I'm arranging a BMW key pouch on highway :)