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  1. BMW Z4 (64 Plate) Steering Wheel Track Controls

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I’ve recently purchased a Z4 and I’ve been having difficulties with the skip track buttons on the steering wheel. I understand that AUX in itself doesn’t carry the capability to use the steering wheel functions. I got an FM Bluetooth adapter to use as a workaround however the audio quality is...
  2. Aux socket-no power

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Good morning everyone. First post so I hope that this hasn't been covered. Just picked up up a nice F30 '19 plate 320d M Sport X drive Auto with 1800 miles on the clock (in red so it will obviously be faster!) I have just gone out to vacuum the car using a 'dust buster', but I have no power...
  3. aux coding

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, I have E60 530D 2003 small iDrive. and I would like to code in AUX cable. I have installed the cable already, but needs to be coded. I do have NCS Expert and I have tried following a video how to code in, but it doesn't show. Is there someone in the Milton Keynes, Northampton or Bedford...
  4. Aux and 3 cables in glove box

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I have just bought a 2010 118i convertable. In the glove box are 3 leads, 1 is a 3.5mm 1 a usb and 1 an apple power supply. My question is were are they linked to. Also the aux lead in between the driver and passenger seat doez not seem to connect to the radio,when i plug a music player in. Can...
  5. Why is AUX, BT audio so bad on F11?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    FM/DAB radio comes through just OK, whereas bluetooth or aux audio comes out pretty faint, and its frequency response is not great. The dealer told me I had the latest BT firmware. Is there a quick fix to it?
  6. Aux Input Issues F30 CIC

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hey folks, looking of for some advice. I have a 2013 3 series with usb and aux in armrest. It was working as I previously used a usb/aux bluetooth adaptor to stream from my phone to the stereo. Since then I coded enhanced bluetooth eliminating the need for the aux port. I recently found my old...
  7. AUX help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi folks, Ive just bought a 2004 e46 320d with harman kardon system and the professional cd player. I bought an aux lead from ebay and tried to connect it to the back of the cd player and route it down. When i plugged it in, and pressed mode it didnt change. Now as far as Im aware any car...
  8. Is coding AUX into an e63 a diy job

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    As per the title. Is this something that can be done using software available on eBay or is it a lot more specialist? Is there potential to mess up parameters and settings that will affect the car?? I would pay to have it done but I’m in Northern Ireland and no one seems to be able to help!!!
  9. Will the aux input on the BM54 function without a headunit?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys this may be a stupid question but hear me out.. I have a 1999 e46, when i bought it it had a crappy 3rd party head unit in there which isnt working any more. The thing is i dont listen to the radio anyway. I only use my phone for satnav and music. So if i get hold of a newer BM54 unit...
  10. Aux retrofit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    HI All In my 2006 E61 I have aux showing on my ccc idrive showing it is coded for it but no Aux port hardware either inside the cubby hole or on the rear of the centre console. I have watched a YouTube video of the aux cable being retrofitted which shows a cable with the female aux connector...
  11. Missing Aux Port

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    HI All After my initial post purchase problems it seems that my 2006 520d Touring is now running well. The car comes with professional Idrive, Phone in the central console, CD Changer and Rear Headrest Screens. The Sat nav didn't work but after buying a new disc from ebay it now works fine...
  12. 2003 318i aux cable not working

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Basically the above. I thought any 2003 and after should work with aux cables, I have the tape player with disc changer in boot. Any suggestions welcome, is it just that old?
  13. Retrofit Aux Coding problems

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All. New to 5 series and new to the forum. I just bought an '04 545i (E61 CCC) and installed an aftermarket aux cable. I'd like to make clear, I have spent hours reading through posts across loads of forums trying to see where I have gone wrong. So I'm only posting my own question out of...
  14. Aux belt pulley whine e91 320d m47 engine

    General BMW Discussions
    Got an annoying pulley whine on my e91. More noticeable in when revving it up, don’t really notice it on idle. It’s the older m47 engine. Is there a common pulley that goes first on these engines? Idler? Alternator? Crank pulley etc?
  15. E61 530 MSport - AUX in

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all. I recently brought an '05 E61 M Sport. I was wondering if anyone knows someone in the South East (i'm on the surrey/Kent/sussex border) who can fit and program the system. BMW want £280 + VAT to do it!!! Any suggestions would be appreciated. Many Thanks Andy
  16. iDrive aux in 2004 e61

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have an early model e61 registered 2005 so build date is 2004. I have a CD in the dash and a 6 CD auto changer in the glove box. I want to unplug my 6 CD auto changer and plug in an aux cable. Then I would like to code my idrive to aux so it can see my cable. I emailed Carly and they said they...
  17. 2013 F31 320D - Can't play music, Spotify etc. through iPhone 7 on USB connection

    Hi all, I'm an owner, and a complete newb to the BMW world, of a 2013 F31 320D. Just picked it up last week and I'm absolutely loving the drive. :lol However, I'm gutted to be posting that I've found that I can't play my iPhone 7 via the USB port. It eventually does recognise that I've...
  18. 2013 520d F10 climate control stops when aux engine cooling fan kicks in

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello. I wanted to request some advice on a problem that has had me tearing out my hair, and that I can't find the answer to anywhere. Apologies if I've missed an existing thread, please feel free to redirect me. The climate control on my 520d seems to work absolutely fine, cooling the...
  19. 335i E92 (2006) Aux Input but No Selective Function

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So this has been driving me up the wall... I have a single Aux input with a charge point (not USB). My options on the Entertainment screen are FM, AM & CD but no Aux or TV selections show up? If I plug an Aux cable to my iPhone 7, nothing happens. Am I just being dense or is there something...
  20. AUX recoding

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, The aux on my stereo has disappeared, apparently it needs recoding using NCS Expert. Dealer quoted £140 to get this fixed which is way too much than what I want to spend. Anyone around Birmingham who has this software? Really need to get this sorted... Thanks! Hamzah